Details overview

Hours 7:30 AM - 2:15 PM
School leader Darin Roberts
District Cabarrus County Schools
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Standards-based
Gifted / High performing

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Painting
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

10
Facilities
including: Gym
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Playground
Cafeteria
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Tutoring
Counseling
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Emotional behavioral disabilities
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs
Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 4 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 55% 52%
Hispanic 26% 14%
Black 14% 26%
Two or more races 3% 4%
Asian 2% 3%
American Indian 0% 1%
Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

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

Extracurriculars

5
Clubs
including: Girls on the Run
Girls sports (misc.) Running Club
Boys sports (misc.) Running Club
Clubs Art club
Community service
Girls on the Run
Science club
Special Olympics
Clubs (misc.) Battle of the Books
  Falcon Leaders Safety Patrol
  Basketball Club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 6:00 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Join PTO / PTA

Teachers

17
Staff
including: Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
Nurse
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans shared with other schools
Transportation provided for special education students
Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.cabarrus.k12.nc.us/furr
Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

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