Details overview

Hours 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
School leader Tom Hoerr
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject

Classes

8
Visual Arts
including: Textiles
3
Music
including: Jazz band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Media arts Graphics
Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught Spanish

Support

15
Facilities
including: Library
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Tutoring
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
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

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 63% 74%
Two or more races 14% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 10% 0%
Black 7% 17%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 2%
Hispanic 2% 5%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
6
Boys Sports
including: Fencing
4
Clubs
including: Drama club
Girls sports Basketball
Fencing
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Soccer
Softball
Track
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Fencing
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Soccer
Track
Boys sports (misc.) T-ball
Girls sports (misc.) Baseball, T-ball
Clubs Chess club
Drama club
Girls on the Run
Math club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 6:00 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools John Burroughs School
  Crossroads Preparatory

Awards

Academic award Missouri Math League: 1st Place - State (team/individual)
Year received 2014
Academic award MCTM: 1st Place - State (Team and Individual)
Year received 2014
Academic award MCTM: 6th Place - National
Year received 2014

Teachers

12
Staff
including: Reading specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
Gardening teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
School counselor
Speech therapist(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.newcityschool.org/admissions/apply-online
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Tuition range (low) $12000
Tuition range (high) $18000
For the year 2015-2016
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012