Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 90% 69%
Hispanic 6% 6%
African-American 3% 18%
Multiracial 0% 2%
American Indian n/a 1%
Asian n/a 3%
Native Hawaiian n/a 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 91% 48%
Female 54% 48%
Male 46% 52%
Source: See notes

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Programs

Classes

Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Band
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts Graphics
Technical design and production
Computer animation
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Photography
Painting
World languages taught French
Arabic
World languages taught (misc.) Arabic
Academic themes / Areas of focus Mathematics
Science
Arts (all)
Special Education
Foreign languages
Technology
Music
Instructional / curriculum models used Standards-based
Core Knowledge
Project-based
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Yes
Special schedule Year-round

Support

Extra learning resources Counseling
Career/college counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Mentoring
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Level of ESL/ELL programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many languages and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program school-wide for at least 25% of the population
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Speech and language impairments
College preparation resources SAT/ACT prep classes
College presentations or information sessions
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Facilities Sports Fields
Internet access
Art room
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Library
Audiovisual aids
Kitchen
Playground
Computer lab
Performance stage

Extracurriculars

Girls sports Basketball
Volleyball
Boys sports Football
Basketball
Soccer
Clubs Student council / government
Foreign language and culture club
Chess club
Math club
Yearbook
Book / reading club
National Honor Society (NHS)

Awards

Academic award Skillman Good School
Year received 2007

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Chaperone school trips
Volunteer in the classroom
Join PTO / PTA
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes

Teachers

Staff Nurse
Instructional aide / coach
Robotics / Technology specialist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
School_counslor
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Reading specialist
Art teacher
PE instructor
Assistant principal
Music teacher
Special education coordinator
School psychologist
Librarian / media specialist
Speech and language therapist
Computer specialist
Security personnel
Tutor

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students

Enrollment

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Application or enrollment process Yes

Sources

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