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Hours 8:25 - 3:05
School leader Ms Linda Richardson
District Newark School District
Transportation options None

Programs

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Dance
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught (misc.) Portuguese
Academic themes / Areas of focus Mathematics
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Honors track
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
Facilities Cafeteria

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 52% 51%
Hispanic 46% 22%
Black 1% 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 81% 34%
Female 49% 49%
Male 51% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
3
Boys Sports
including: Track
Girls sports Cheerleading
Soccer
Volleyball
Swimming
Boys sports Soccer
Track
Swimming
Boys sports (misc.) Ice Hockey
Girls sports (misc.) Twirlers, Ice Hockey
Extended care / Extended programs After
Before

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Students typically continue on to these schools Science Park High School, Newark NJ
  East Side High School, Newark NJ

Awards

Academic award National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence
  NJ Bellwhether Elementary School Award
  NJ Benchmark School

Teachers

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

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Passes / tokens provided for public transportation
Buses / vans shared with other schools

Sources

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