Details overview

School leader Tom Franz
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Environmental
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Religious
Science
Service learning
Social justice
Technology
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Gifted / High performing
Hybrid / Blended learning
Project-based
Reggio Emilia
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Teacher-run

Classes

8
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
3
Music
including: Band
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts Graphics
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught Latin
Spanish

Support

11
Facilities
including: Gym
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Cafeteria
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Tutoring
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 75% 52%
Black 14% 26%
Two or more races 6% 4%
Hispanic 4% 13%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1% 0%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0% 1%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 3%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

7
Girls Sports
including: Golf
6
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
10
Clubs
including: Robotics club
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Track
Clubs Book / reading club
Boy Scouts
Chess club
Cub Scouts
Girl Scouts
Girls on the Run
Literary magazine
Math club
Robotics club
Science club
Clubs (misc.) Young Men of Color
  Young Ladies of Color
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Coach(es)
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School psychologist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Friendship Trays
Partner website Http://friendshiptrays.org/
Partner Loaves & Fishes
Partner website Http://www.loavesandfishes.org/
Partner Urban Ministry Center
Partner website Http://www.urbanministrycenter.org/
Partner Metro School of CMS
Partner website Http://schools.cms.k12.nc.us/metroEC/Pages/Default.aspx
Partner Charlotte Bilingual Preschool
Partner website Http://bilingualpreschool.org/newWP/

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.tescharlotte.org/admissions/application-process/
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Application deadline 01/15/2015
Tuition range (low) $14000
Tuition range (high) $16000
For the year 2014-2015
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted Yes

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012