Details overview

Hours 8:30 AM - 3:40 AM
School leader Heidi Frazer-Cherry
District American Montessori Academy
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Montessori

Classes

0
Languages
Performing & written arts Dance
World languages taught None

Support

3
Facilities
including: Gym
Facilities Computer lab
Gym
Playground
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Tutoring
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
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
White 56% 69%
African-American 29% 18%
Multiracial 8% 2%
Asian 4% 3%
Hispanic 2% 6%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Native Hawaiian n/a 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 52% 48%
N/A 48% 52%
Male 48% 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 35% 48%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
2
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
3
Clubs
including: Girls on the Run
Girls sports Basketball
Soccer
Cheerleading
Boys sports Basketball
Soccer
Boys sports (misc.) Hand ball and floor Hockey
Girls sports (misc.) Hand ball floor hockey
Clubs Community service
Girls on the Run
Student newspaper
Clubs (misc.) Link Crew
Extended care / Extended programs After
Before

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Join AMFO
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Join PTO / PTA
Students typically continue on to these schools Livonia Public
  Redford Public

Awards

Community service award Pennies for Pasta
Year received 2011
Academic award School Choice Leadership Award
Year received 2011

Teachers

10
Staff
including: Music teacher
Staff Coach(es)
PE instructor
School psychologist
School counselor
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
Behavioral health specialist
Art teacher
Music teacher
World languages spoken by staff Italian

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Gleanors Foodbank
  Presbyterian Village nursing home

Enrollment

Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines

Sources

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