Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Abigail Greer
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Standards-based

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
4
Music
including: Theory
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Drama
Poetry
Media arts None
Visual arts None
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Spanish

Support

8
Facilities
including: Music room
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 4 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 83% 35%
Two or more races 6% 4%
White 5% 42%
Hispanic 3% 12%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 6%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
6
Boys Sports
including: Cross country
7
Clubs
including: It's Academic
Girls sports Cross country
Kickball
Soccer
Softball
Track
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Kickball
Soccer
Track
Clubs Book / reading club
Cooking club
Cub Scouts
Drama club
Girl Scouts
It's Academic
Student council / government
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

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

Teachers

6
Staff
including: Librarian / media specialist
Staff Art teacher
Librarian / media specialist
PE instructor
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Reading specialist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Accessible via public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Archdiocese of Washington

Enrollment

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Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $6000
Tuition range (high) $8000
For the year 2013-2014
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Financial aid type (misc.) Www.adw.org
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012