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Hours 8:20am - 2:40pm
School leader Dr Mario Santos
District Newark School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: French
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Photography
Painting
Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught French
Spanish
World languages taught (misc.) Portuguese
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Yes
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages Spanish
Special schedule Block scheduling

Support

1
Facilities
including: Cafeteria
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Speech and language impairments
Specific learning disabilities
Significant developmental delay
Multiple disabilities
Other
Facilities Cafeteria

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 50% 22%
White 35% 51%
Black 13% 16%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 9%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 70% 34%
Female 47% 49%
Male 53% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

10
Girls Sports
including: Swimming
13
Boys Sports
including: Cheerleading
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Baseball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Wrestling

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Community/Parent groups that utilize the school: PTSO - Monthly meetings Adult Learning Program - ESL & GED Soccer Tournament - Ironbound Soccer Club & lar dos Leoes Ironbound Little League
Students typically come from these schools Ann Street School
  Wilson Avenue School
  Lafayette Street School
Students typically continue on to these schools Rutgers University
  Montclair University
  Essex County College

Awards

Academic award HSPA IMPROVEMENT AWARD - DISTRICT
Year received 2006
Academic award HSPA IMPROVEMENT AWARD - DISTRICT
Year received 2007
  2008

Teachers

1
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff Art teacher
World languages spoken by staff French
German
Italian
Russian
Spanish
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Portuguese

Neighborhood

Transportation options Passes / tokens provided for public transportation

Sources

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