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Programs

Classes

0
Visual Arts
0
Music
0
Languages
Music None
Performing & written arts Dance
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught None
Academic themes / Areas of focus Mathematics
Performing arts
Special Education
Technology
Writing
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) Success for All Reading
Instructional / curriculum models used Project-based
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No

Support

8
Facilities
including: Science lab
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Tutoring
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Cognitive disability
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
College preparation resources School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Vocational or skills-based training None
Facilities Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Parent center
Playground
Science lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
African-American 100% 18%
Hispanic 0% 6%
American Indian n/a 1%
Multiracial n/a 2%
Asian n/a 3%
Native Hawaiian n/a 0%
White n/a 69%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 79% 48%
Female 51% 48%
Male 49% 52%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
2
Boys Sports
including: Flag football
1
Clubs
including: Math club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Softball
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Flag football
Clubs Math club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Monitor the playground
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Cass Technical High School
  Pershing High School
  Michigan Collegiate High School

Awards

Academic award Great Schools Initiative: Improving School
Year received 2006
Academic award Success for All Foundation: Highest achieving charter school in Michigan.
Year received 2006

Teachers

10
Staff
including: Speech and language therapist
Staff Cooking / nutrition teacher
Dance teacher
Instructional aide / coach
Math specialist
PE instructor
Reading specialist
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff None

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Gleaners
Partner website Www.gcfb.org
Partner Dentist R Us
Partner website Www.Dentistrus.com
Partner DTE Energy
Partner website Www.dteenergy.com
Partner Success for All Foundation
Partner website Www.successforall.net

Enrollment

Learn more Www.cwdacademy.com
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines

Sources

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