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Hours 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Debra J. Roberson
District State-Sponsored Charter Schools
Transportation options None

Programs

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
3
Music
including: Jazz band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Jazz band
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Poetry
Media arts Graphics
Technical design and production
Visual arts Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Business
Special Education
Social justice
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Standards-based
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered No

Support

13
Facilities
including: Performance stage
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Tutoring
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 Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College presentations or information sessions
SAT/ACT prep classes
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Vocational or skills-based training Pre-law
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Computer lab
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Performance stage
Playground
Swimming pool

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 50% 37%
Hispanic 19% 40%
Black 18% 10%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 7% 1%
Two or more races 3% 5%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 6%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 26% 54%
Female 53% 49%
Male 47% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

7
Girls Sports
including: Gymnastics
6
Boys Sports
including: Cheerleading
5
Clubs
including: Boy Scouts
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Gymnastics
Power lifting / Weight lifting
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Football
Gymnastics
Soccer
Volleyball
Girls sports (misc.) Basketball
Clubs (misc.) Bowling
Clubs Boy Scouts
Dance club
Drum line
Homework help / Study buddy club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically come from these schools CCSD

Teachers

20
Staff
including: Speech and language therapist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
Gifted Specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner YMCA
Partner website Www.lasvegasymca.org

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.questacademylv.com/
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
# of applications received 1200
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 900
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

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