Details overview

Hours 8:15am - 3:30pm
School leader Mark Shultz
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Religious

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Photography
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: Latin
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Video and film production
Visual arts Photography
World languages taught Latin
Spanish

Support

15
Facilities
including: Music room
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Library
Extra learning resources Counseling
Tutoring
Differentiated learning programs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 2 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 95% 16%
Hispanic 2% 22%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 9%
White 1% 51%
Two or more races 0% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
1
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
4
Clubs
including: Television / Radio News
Girls sports Basketball
Boys sports Basketball
Clubs Debate
Gardening
Robotics club
Television / Radio News
Extended care / Extended programs After
Before
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 5:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Newark Academy

Teachers

17
Staff
including: Computer specialist
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Gardening teacher
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff French
Japanese
Russian
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.pacsnewark.org/admissions
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Tuition range (low) $0
Tuition range (high) $0
For the year 2013-2014
Vouchers accepted Yes
# of applications received 945
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 59
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012