Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 52% 52%
Black 35% 26%
Hispanic 7% 14%
Two or more races 6% 4%
American Indian 0% 1%
Asian 0% 3%
Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 63% 56%
Female 44% 49%
Male 56% 51%
Source: See notes

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Programs

Classes

Music Band
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts Sculpture
Painting
Drawing / Sketching
Ceramics
World languages taught Spanish
World languages taught (misc.) Many other languages are offered through
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) New Schools Project Framework
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Direct instruction
Hybrid / Blended learning
Honors track
Internships
Multi-aged classrooms
Standards-based
Virtual school
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Yes
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages Spanish
Early childhood program offered No

Support

Extra learning resources Tutoring
Remediation
Mentoring
Differentiated learning programs
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 School-sponsored trips to college campuses
SAT/ACT prep classes
Community college courses
College presentations or information sessions
College prep programs/courses during the year
Vocational or skills-based training Construction / Building
Business management
Agriculture
Cosmetology
Culinary
IT support
Welding certification
Vocational or skills-based training (misc.) Fire-fighting, Emergency Medic
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Industrial shop
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Science lab

Extracurriculars

Clubs (misc.) Global Awareness
Girls sports Volleyball
Track
Softball
Soccer
Golf
Cross country
Cheerleading
Basketball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Football
Golf
Soccer
Track
Clubs Art club
Marching band
Math club
Science club
Special Olympics
Student council / government
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs None

Awards

Academic award NC School of Distinction
Year received 2012
Academic award NC School of High Growth
Year received 2013

Culture

Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Volunteer in the classroom
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Present special topics during curricular units
Organize fundraising events
Organize cultural events
Join PTO / PTA
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically come from these schools Chocowinity Middle School
  S.W. Snowden Elementary School
  Chocowinity Primary School

Teachers

Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Behavioral health specialist
College counselor
Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gardening teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Security personnel
School psychologist
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
World languages spoken by staff None

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Young Life

Enrollment

Application or enrollment process No

Sources

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