Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 53% 26%
Hispanic 24% 14%
White 16% 52%
Asian 3% 3%
Two or more races 3% 4%
American Indian 1% 1%
Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 97% 56%
Female 49% 49%
Male 51% 51%
Source: See notes

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Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught None
Academic themes / Areas of focus Engineering
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Hybrid / Blended learning
Multi-aged classrooms
Outdoor / Farm-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Special schedule Extended / longer school day
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old


Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Significant developmental delay
Speech and language impairments
Specific learning disabilities
Cognitive disability
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Learning lab
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Parent center
Performance stage
Science lab


Boys sports Basketball
Boys sports (misc.) Guys Moving Forward Running
Girls sports (misc.) Girls on the Run
Clubs Art club
Book / reading club
Chess club
Cub Scouts
Game club
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


Dress code Uniforms
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
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically continue on to these schools McClintock Middle School
  Randolph Middle School
  Charlotte Secondary School


Staff ELL / ESL Coordinator
Computer specialist
Art teacher
Assistant principal
Gardening teacher
Gifted Specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School psychologist
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish
American Sign Language (ASL)


Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Buses / vans shared with other schools
Transportation provided for special education students
Transportation options (misc.) Car Riders
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Discovery Education
Partner website Http://
Partner Christ Episcopal Church
Partner website Http://
Partner Sardis Presbyterian Church
Partner website Http://
Partner Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Charlotte
Partner website Http://
Partner Communities in Schools
Partner website Http://


Application or enrollment process No


Student diversity NCDPI, 2012-2013
Students by group NCDPI, 2012-2013
  NCES, 2011-2012