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Hours 9:05 AM - 3:25 PM
School leader Betsy Lueth
District Twin Cities Academy High School
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Photography
1
Music
including: Band
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Painting
Photography
World languages taught French
Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus None
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Yes
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages French
Early childhood program offered No

Support

0
Facilities
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Counseling
Mentoring
Tutoring
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
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
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College presentations or information sessions
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Facilities None

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 53% 73%
Hispanic 15% 7%
Black 13% 9%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 11% 6%
Two or more races 6% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 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 44% 37%
Female 50% 49%
Male 50% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
2
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
1
Clubs
including: Yearbook
Girls sports Cheerleading
Soccer
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Soccer
Boys sports (misc.) Ultimate frisbee, dance, bike
Girls sports (misc.) Ultimate frisbee, dance
Clubs Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs After
Before
After school end time 4:15 PM
Before school start time 8:15 AM

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

2
Staff
including: None
Staff None
School social worker / counselor
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Cantonese
French
Japanese

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Accessible via public transportation
Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Great River
  St. Paul Academy

Enrollment

Learn more Http://twincitiesacademy.org/admissions-new-families/
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
Application deadline 02/26/2015
# of applications received 200
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 80
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

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