Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
School leader Ruth Huyler Glass
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Standards-based
Individually guided instruction
Hybrid / Blended learning
Gifted / High performing
College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Direct instruction

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Sculpture
3
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Theory
Performing & written arts Poetry
Drama
Creative writing
Media arts Computer animation
Visual arts Sculpture
Printmaking
Photography
Painting
Drawing / Sketching
Ceramics
World languages taught Spanish

Support

13
Facilities
including: Sports Fields
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Playground
Science lab
Swimming pool
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Remediation
Mentoring
Differentiated learning programs
Acceleration
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 None

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 91% 37%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 6%
Hispanic 3% 40%
Two or more races 1% 5%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Black 0% 10%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Ski
5
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
8
Clubs
including: Math club
Girls sports Volleyball
Track
Ski
Golf
Cross country
Basketball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Golf
Skiing
Track
Boys sports (misc.) Nordic Skiing
Girls sports (misc.) Nordic Skiing
Clubs Community service
Girls on the Run
Homework help / Study buddy club
Math club
Robotics club
Student council / government
Woodshop
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 3:45 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Incline High School
  Deerfield
  York

Awards

Community service award Student Council
Year received 2012

Teachers

10
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff Math specialist
Coach(es)
Gifted Specialist
Computer specialist
Art teacher
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff None

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.laketahoeschool.org
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $9000
Tuition range (high) $19000
For the year 2013-2014
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 60
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 30
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012