Details overview

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Hours 8:25 - 2:55
School leader Ms Dina Velez
District Newark School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Painting
4
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Orchestra
Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Visual arts Painting
World languages taught Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Mathematics
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 Emotional behavioral disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Specific learning disabilities
Facilities Cafeteria

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 82% 22%
Black 10% 16%
White 5% 51%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 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 92% 34%
Female 46% 49%
Male 54% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Softball
3
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
Girls sports Basketball
Softball
Boys sports Basketball
Soccer
Baseball
Extended care / Extended programs After

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Students typically continue on to these schools Technology HS
  North 13th HS
  Arts HS

Awards

Academic award "Just For the Kids" NJ Benchmark School
Year received 2005
Academic award "Just For the Kids" NJ Benchmark School
Year received 2006
Academic award "Just For the Kids" NJ Benchmark School
Year received 2007

Teachers

1
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff Art teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Passes / tokens provided for public transportation

Sources

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