Details overview

Hours 8:10 AM - 2:30 PM
School leader Stephen A. Duffy
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Environmental
World languages
Humanities
Music
Performing arts
Science
Service learning
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Classical
College preparatory
Independent study
Internships
Project-based

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Photography
3
Music
including: Chamber music
2
Languages
including: German
Music Chamber music
Choir / Chorus
Jazz band
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
World languages taught French
German
World languages taught (misc.) French, German

Support

10
Facilities
including: Garden / Greenhouse
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Library
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Mentoring
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
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 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 99% 67%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 6%
Black 0% 8%
Two or more races 0% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hispanic 0% 16%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
3
Boys Sports
including: Lacrosse
8
Clubs
including: Woodshop
Girls sports Basketball
Lacrosse
Soccer
Boys sports Basketball
Lacrosse
Soccer
Clubs Community service
Literary magazine
Model UN
Recycling club
Robotics club
Student council / government
Woodshop
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs After

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Morse Pond School
  Vineyard elementary schools

Teachers

13
Staff
including: Music teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Gardening teacher
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Robotics / Technology specialist
School psychologist

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Marine Biological Lab
  Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Enrollment

Learn more Www.falmouthacademy.org
Type of application deadline Rolling
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted Yes

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012