Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader David Hawes
Type Religious
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Religious / Parochial Yes
Religious affiliation Christian
Schedule Block scheduling
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Religious
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Independent study
Internships

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Photography
2
Music
including: Band
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Rock band
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
World languages taught Latin
Spanish

Support

17
Facilities
including: Computer lab
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
College / career center
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Remediation
Career/college counseling
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming None

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 52% 42%
Black 33% 35%
Hispanic 11% 12%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 5% 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: Soccer
5
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
9
Clubs
including: Girls on the Run
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Clubs Book / reading club
Foreign language and culture club
Game club
Girls on the Run
Model UN
National Honor Society (NHS)
Student newspaper
Technology club
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) Upper School Music Guild

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools University of Maryland
  Grove City College
  Penn State

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.washingtonchristian.org/page02c1.shtml
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $7000
Tuition range (high) $17000
For the year 2012-2013
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012