Details overview

Hours 7:30 AM - 2:40 PM
School leader Mauro Cruz
District Detroit Public Schools
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Honors track
Multi-aged classrooms

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Painting
0
Music
Music None
Performing & written arts Dance
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
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 Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 86% 6%
White 9% 69%
African-American 4% 18%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 1%
Multiracial 0% 2%
Asian n/a 3%
Native Hawaiian n/a 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 49% 48%
N/A 51% 52%
Male 51% 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 99% 48%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
2
Boys Sports
including: Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
6
Clubs
including: Girl Scouts
Girls sports Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Soccer
Girls sports (misc.) Girls on the Run
Boys sports Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Soccer
Clubs Book / reading club
Chess club
Community service
Girl Scouts
Math club
Mime club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Family Literacy
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Monitor the playground
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically continue on to these schools Clippert
  Earhart

Awards

Academic award State of Michigan Rewards School
Year received 2013

Teachers

8
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
Coach(es)
Math specialist
PE instructor
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Arabic
French
Hmong
Spanish
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Greek

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Southwest Solutions
  Urban Neghborhood Initiatives
  Detroit Institute of Arts
  Wayne State University
  America Reads

Sources

Student diversity MI Dept. of Education, 2012-2013
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012
  MI Dept. of Education, 2012-2013