Details overview

Hours 8:15 AM - 3:45 AM
School leader Joy Morrow
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Part-time study
Day or Boarding offered Boarding and day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Service learning
Religious

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Painting
5
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
3
Languages
including: American Sign Language (ASL)
Music Bell / handbell choir
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Rock band
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Poetry
Media arts Computer animation
Visual arts Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught American Sign Language (ASL)
Korean
Spanish

Support

16
Facilities
including: Audiovisual aids
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Learning lab
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Library
College / career center
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Differentiated learning programs
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 79% 35%
White 16% 42%
Hispanic 3% 12%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 6%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 4%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

7
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
7
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
9
Clubs
including: Community service
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Flag football
Golf
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Soccer
Track
Boys sports Basketball
Flag football
Golf
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Clubs Anime club
Boy Scouts
Community service
Dance club
Drama club
Foreign language and culture club
Girl Scouts
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Recycling club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:15 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Robotics / Technology specialist
School counselor
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff French
German
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Accessible via public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner UMD
Partner website University of Maryland
Partner Town of Landover Hills

Enrollment

Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $7000
Tuition range (high) $10000
For the year 2014-2015
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted Yes
# of applications received 60
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 32
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012