Details overview

Hours 7:55 AM - 2:50 AM
District Richton School Dist
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Engineering
Humanities
Mathematics
Special Education
Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used Individually guided instruction
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

0
Visual Arts
1
Music
including: Band
0
Languages
Music Band
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught None

Support

6
Facilities
including: Auditorium
Facilities Sports Fields
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Remediation
Mentoring
Differentiated learning programs
Level of special education programming 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

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 74% 46%
Black 21% 50%
Two or more races 3% 1%
Hispanic 2% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 47% 49%
N/A 53% 51%
Male 53% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 74% 71%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Clubs
including: Marching band
Boys sports (misc.) Archery
Girls sports (misc.) Archery
Clubs Book / reading club
Girl Scouts
Marching band
Robotics club
Science club
Clubs (misc.) Newspaper
  Jr. Beta Club
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically come from these schools Richton Head Start
  Richton Methodist Preschool
Students typically continue on to these schools Richton High School

Teachers

13
Staff
including: Gifted Specialist
Staff Computer specialist
Gardening teacher
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
PE instructor
Nurse
Robotics / Technology specialist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff None

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Georgia Pacific
  Richton Rotary Club
  Richton Garden Club

Sources

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