Details overview

Hours 8:30am - 5:00pm
School leader Nedra Massenburg

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Extended / longer school day

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses

Classes

1
Languages
including: Spanish
World languages taught Spanish

Support

Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 59% 8%
Hispanic 34% 16%
Two or more races 3% 3%
White 3% 67%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 6%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 51% 49%
N/A 49% 51%
Male 49% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 78% 35%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
1
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
Girls sports Basketball
Boys sports Basketball
Boys sports (misc.) Step dance
Girls sports (misc.) Step dance

Culture

Awards

Academic award Center for Ed Reform--National Charter School of the year
Year received 2007
Academic award US Dept of Ed--one of 8 high achieveing high poverty high schools in US report
Year received 2006
Academic award Mass Insg=ight Vanguard Award
Year received 2005

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012