Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
African-American 97% 18%
Multiracial 2% 2%
Hispanic 1% 6%
White 0% 69%
American Indian n/a 1%
Asian n/a 3%
Native Hawaiian n/a 0%
Source: See notes

Student subgroups

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 77% 48%
Female 45% 48%
Male 55% 52%
Source: See notes

Programs

Classes

Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Dance
World languages taught Spanish
Instructional / curriculum models used Direct instruction
Independent study
Individually guided instruction
Standards-based
Instructional / curriculum models used (misc.) Blended learning
Early childhood program offered No

Support

Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Extra learning resources (misc.) Tutoring
Facilities Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Performance stage

Extracurriculars

Clubs (misc.) Mentoring Program
  Urban Swimming Initiative
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Flag football
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Flag football
Volleyball
Clubs Boy Scouts
Chess club
Dance club
Girl Scouts
Homework help / Study buddy club
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
Student council / government
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
After school end time 6:00 PM
Before school start time 6:30 AM

Awards

Academic award Excellent Schools Detroit Top 10 Charter
Year received 2011
Academic award Excellent Schools Detroit Top 10 Charter
Year received 2010
Academic award Excellent Schools Detroit Top 10 Charter
Year received 2009

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes

Teachers

Staff Art teacher
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
Security personnel

Neighborhood

Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner YMCA Urban Swim Initiative
Partner website Http://ymcadetroit.org/boll/social-responsibility/social-services/detroit-swims-initiative

Enrollment

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Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

Student diversity MI Dept. of Education, 2012-2013
Student subgroups MI Dept. of Education, 2012-2013
  NCES, 2011-2012