Details overview

Hours 7:45 AM - 2:45 PM
School leader Patricia Denny
District Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Dress code
Schedule Extended / longer school day
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Engineering
Environmental
Mathematics
Science
Technology

Classes

0
Visual Arts
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
0
Languages
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught None

Support

19
Facilities
including: Cafeteria
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Developmental delay
Speech and language impairments
Specific learning disabilities
Other health impairment
Cognitive disability

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 54% 26%
Hispanic 23% 14%
White 16% 50%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 3%
Two or more races 2% 4%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 1% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 49% 48%
Male 51% 50%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 81% N/A
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
14
Clubs
including: Girls on the Run
Boys sports Basketball
Clubs Art club
Book / reading club
Chess club
Cub Scouts
Game club
Gardening
Girl Scouts
Girls on the Run
Math club
Recycling club
Science club
Special Olympics
Student council / government
Yoga club
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools McClintock Middle School
  Randolph Middle School
  Charlotte Secondary School

Teachers

20
Staff
including: Robotics / Technology specialist
Staff ELL / ESL Coordinator
Computer specialist
Art teacher
Assistant principal
Gardening teacher
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish
American Sign Language (ASL)

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Buses / vans shared with other schools
Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Discovery Education
Partner website Http://www.discoveryeducation.com
Partner Christ Episcopal Church
Partner website Http://www.christchurchcharlotte.org/www
Partner Sardis Presbyterian Church
Partner website Http://www.sardis.org
Partner Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Charlotte
Partner website Http://www.bbbscharlotte.org/site/c.7gLMK5MKLgIUF/b.6422621/k.EE39/Home_Page.htm
Partner Communities in Schools
Partner website Http://www.cischarlotte.org

Enrollment

Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2013-2014
Students by group NCES, 2013-2014