Details overview

Hours 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
School leader Karmala Sherwood

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Extended / longer school day

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Painting
0
Music
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music None
Performing & written arts Dance
Media arts None
Visual arts Painting
World languages taught Spanish

Support

7
Facilities
including: Internet access
Facilities Sports Fields
Audiovisual aids
Internet access
Kitchen
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Performance stage
Science lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 89% 8%
Hispanic 10% 16%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 6%
White 0% 67%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 3%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 55% 49%
N/A 45% 51%
Male 45% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 85% 35%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
2
Boys Sports
including: Track
Girls sports Basketball
Track
Boys sports Basketball
Track
Girls sports (misc.) Double Dutch
Extended care / Extended programs After

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Students typically continue on to these schools Charter and pilot schools
  Private and parochial school
  Boston exam schools

Awards

Academic award Safe and Supportive Schools
Year received 2007
Academic award "Do the Write Thing" essay winner, first for the state of Massachusetts
Year received 2007

Teachers

13
Staff
including: Nurse
Staff ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Math specialist
Music teacher
Nurse
PE instructor
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Tutor(s)

Neighborhood

Transportation options Paid public transportation
Buses / vans provided for students
Accessible via public transportation
Transportation options (misc.) May have cost associated

Sources

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