Details overview

Hours 08:00 AM - 03:00 PM
School leader Seth W. Ahlborn
Transportation options None
Preschool capacity 100

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school College preparatory
Coed/Single-gender Mixto

Academic focus and philosophy

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

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Painting
5
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts Graphics
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish

Support

16
Facilities
including: Music room
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Natural area
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Sports Fields
Swimming pool
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Tutoring
College preparation resources SAT/ACT prep classes
College information sessions/fairs
College prep programs/courses during the year

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Type of center In-school
Early childhood starting age 3 years old
Certified and/or licensed Yes
Accredited Yes
Days open Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Requirements for attending Students must be potty trained prior to starting our program.
Financial aid options Sibling Discount
Preschool meals offered Morning Snack
Lunch
Afternoon Snack
Typical day and activities Early Childhood classes involve a nice balance of social/emotional curriculum, academics, and enrichment classes. These students have math, phonics, phonemic awareness, writing, science, Spanish, music, art, library and PE every week.
Required credentials for lead staff Bachelor's degree
Teaching credential
Child development associate (CDA) credential
% of early learning staff that holds a credential or certification 76%-100%
Maximum number of infants per adult 0
Maximum number of toddlers per adult 0
Maximum number of 2 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 3 year olds per adult 10
Maximum number of 4 year olds per adult 12
Maximum number of kindergartners per adult 15
Maximum number of school-age children per adult 20

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Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Golf
5
Boys Sports
including: Flag football
9
Clubs
including: Debate
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Golf
Soccer
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Flag football
Golf
Soccer
Clubs Book / reading club
Boy Scouts
Debate
Girl Scouts
Homework help / Study buddy club
Mock trial competition club
Recycling club
Student council / government
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:00 AM
After school end time 06:00 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
Present special topics during curricular units
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Other private school
  Public school
Students typically continue on to these schools Bishop Gorman High School
  The Meadows School
  Green Valley IB
Parent involvement details Online parent portal for grade books, grade level google sites for news, photos. We have a very active PTA and many parent engagement activities, including educational events for parents.
Approach to addressing and preventing bullying Zero tolerance policy school wide, plus social/emotional curriculum to build conflict resolution skills and improved communication. We have assemblies and speakers throughout the year.

Awards

Community service award American Heart Association
Year received 2016
Community service award American Heart Association
Year received 2015
Community service award American Heart Association
Year received 2014

Teachers

7
Staff
including: Security personnel
Staff Assistant principal
Coach(es)
Gifted Specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Security personnel
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Meritas Family of Schools
Partner website Http://meritas.net

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details Applications may be completed online. There is an assessment process after the application is received.
Learn more Http://hendersonschool.com/admissions
Type of application deadline Rolling
Application submission begins 01/04/2016
Application fee amount $175
Application fee waivers available? Yes
Tuition range (low) $9000
Tuition range (high) $18000
For the year 2016-2017
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted Yes