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District Beacon Academy
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
3
Music
including: Vocal lessons / coaching
2
Languages
including: American Sign Language (ASL)
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts Computer animation
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught American Sign Language (ASL)
Spanish

Support

11
Facilities
including: Playground
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Playground

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 81% 73%
Black 9% 9%
Two or more races 3% 2%
Hispanic 3% 7%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 6%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 17% 37%
Female 53% 49%
Male 47% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Math specialist
Staff Art teacher
Assistant principal
Computer specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
Nurse
PE instructor
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Transportation provided for special education students

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012