Details overview

Hours 7:50 AM - 3:30 PM
School leader Mrs. Brown-Coates
District Northridge Academy
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Standards-based

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: None
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts None
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Spanish

Support

8
Facilities
including: Kitchen
Facilities Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Science lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Level of special education programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs
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
African-American 98% 18%
Asian 2% 3%
White 0% 69%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Hispanic n/a 6%
Multiracial n/a 2%
Native Hawaiian n/a 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

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

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Track
2
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
2
Clubs
including: Science club
Girls sports Basketball
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Track
Clubs Robotics club
Science club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Awards

Academic award Michigan Reward School
Year received 2015
Academic award Michigan Reward School
Year received 2014
Academic award Michigan Reward School
Year received 2013

Teachers

8
Staff
including: Tutor(s)
Staff Coach(es)
Math specialist
PE instructor
Reading specialist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff None

Neighborhood

Transportation options Paid public transportation
Accessible via public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner U of M Flint
  McCree Theater
  Ruth Mott Foundation
  Diplomat Pharmacy

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.northridgeflint.com/enroll.html
Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 400
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 385
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

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