Details overview

Hours 8:15 AM - 3:15 PM
School leader Aisha Scott
District University Preparatory Academy (Psad)
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Sculpture
1
Music
including: Orchestra
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Orchestra
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Media arts Computer animation
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

5
Facilities
including: Auditorium
Facilities Auditorium
Cafeteria
Gym
Internet access
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Other health impairment
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Visual impairment, including blindness

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
African-American 98% 18%
Multiracial 2% 3%
White 0% 68%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Hispanic 0% 7%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 3%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 52% 49%
Male 48% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 83% N/A
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
2
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
5
Clubs
including: Step team
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Boys sports Basketball
Football
Clubs Art club
Community service
Dance club
Foreign language and culture club
Step team
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools UPA Mark Murray Elementary
  UPA Ellen Thompson Elementary
Students typically continue on to these schools UPA High School

Teachers

6
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff Art teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Paid public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://Uprepschools.com/admissions/
Application requirements Application
Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2013-2014
Students by group NCES, 2013-2014