Details overview

Hours 8:25am - 2:55pm
School leader Ms Eva Ortiz
District Newark School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Painting
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Visual arts Painting
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

2
Facilities
including: Computer lab
Facilities Computer lab
Internet access
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 85% 22%
Black 12% 16%
White 2% 51%
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 51% 49%
Male 49% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 92% 34%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

Boys sports (misc.) All children participate in Physical Education classes which prepare students for organized sports.
Girls sports (misc.) Our Physical Education classes are coeducational. Becasue we are a PreK-4 school we do not have organized sports teams.

Culture

Parent involvement Parents participate in workshops provided by the school. Guest presenters include community leaders, representatives from civic and medical organizations, and our own teachers. A monthly calendar includes upcoming events for students and parents.

Awards

Academic award Title I Grant Reward of $100,000 for improved academic acheivement.
Year received 2008

Teachers

9
Staff
including: Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Staff Art teacher
Assistant principal
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Music teacher
Nurse
Robotics / Technology specialist
School counselor
Security personnel
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish
Tagalog
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Portuguese

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans shared with other schools
Transportation provided for special education students

Sources

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