Details overview

Hours 8:45 AM - 3:15 PM
School leader Dr. Rick Falkenstein
District Kingwood Township School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used None
Gifted / High performing

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
5
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Rock band
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Painting
World languages taught Spanish

Support

15
Facilities
including: Internet access
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Remediation
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Other health impairment
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
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
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 4 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 95% 51%
Hispanic 3% 22%
Black 1% 16%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 9%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 46% 49%
N/A 54% 51%
Male 54% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 6% 34%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
3
Boys Sports
including: Baseball
5
Clubs
including: Gardening
Girls sports Basketball
Soccer
Softball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Soccer
Girls sports (misc.) Girls On The Run
Clubs Art club
Drama club
Gardening
Girls on the Run
Student council / government
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:15 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Education Foundation
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Students typically continue on to these schools Delware Valley High School

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Nurse
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Gifted Specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff None

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Kingwoodtownshipschool.org
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 10/15/2012

Sources

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