Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:20 PM
School leader Gene Bratek, Head of School
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Gifted / High performing
Honors track
Independent study
Virtual school

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
4
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
4
Languages
including: American Sign Language (ASL)
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Improv
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
World languages taught American Sign Language (ASL)
Chinese - Mandarin
French
Spanish

Support

17
Facilities
including: Playground
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Learning lab
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Remediation
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
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 None

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 2 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 84% 52%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 7% 3%
Black 6% 26%
Hispanic 4% 13%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0% 1%
Two or more races 0% 4%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

10
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
10
Boys Sports
including: Tennis
13
Clubs
including: Community service
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Clubs Book / reading club
Chess club
Community service
Game club
Girls on the Run
Habitat for Humanity
Homework help / Study buddy club
Math club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Science club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:15 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Gifted Specialist
Staff Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Gifted Specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
School psychologist
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Arabic
Mandarin
French
German
Italian
Russian
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.davidsonday.org/Page/Admissions
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $9000
Tuition range (high) $15000
For the year 2013-2014
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 156
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 90
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012