Details overview

School leader Cheri L. Wood
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Religious
Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing
Standards-based

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Painting
5
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Bell / handbell choir
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Theory
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Printmaking
World languages taught Spanish

Support

16
Facilities
including: Audiovisual aids
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Emotional behavioral disabilities
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
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 No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 75% 42%
Two or more races 9% 4%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 7% 6%
Black 7% 35%
Hispanic 2% 12%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Track
7
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
8
Clubs
including: Cub Scouts
Girls sports Basketball
Soccer
Softball
Track
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Football
Lacrosse
Rugby
Soccer
Track
Clubs Boy Scouts
Chess club
Community service
Cub Scouts
Girl Scouts
Math club
Student council / government
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 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
Monitor the playground
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
Students typically continue on to these schools St. Johns College High School
  Holy Cross High School
  Gonzaga High School

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Librarian / media specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish
Vietnamese

Neighborhood

Transportation options Paid public transportation
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) $9000
For the year 2014-2015
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 100
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 100
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012