Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 57% 26%
Hispanic 28% 14%
White 9% 52%
Two or more races 4% 4%
Asian 2% 3%
American Indian 1% 1%
Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Student subgroups

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 76% 56%
Female 41% 49%
Male 59% 51%
Source: See notes

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Programs

Classes

Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Architecture
World languages taught Arabic
German
Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Engineering
Humanities
Multiculturalism / Global
Service learning
Social justice
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Honors track
Early childhood program offered No

Support

Extra learning resources Counseling
Career/college counseling
Acceleration
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 Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
College preparation resources SAT/ACT prep classes
College presentations or information sessions
College prep programs/courses during the year
Vocational or skills-based training Computer programming
Construction / Building
Engineering
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Learning lab
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage

Extracurriculars

Girls sports Field hockey
Boys sports Rugby
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Join PTO / PTA
Attend parent nights
Volunteer in the classroom
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically continue on to these schools Military
  NC State Schools

Teachers

Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Arabic
French
German
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner CFF
  World Affairs Council
  Chapel Hill Worldview

Enrollment

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Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 200
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 165
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity NCDPI, 2012-2013
Student subgroups NCDPI, 2012-2013
  NCES, 2011-2012