Details overview

Hours 08:00 AM - 03:30 PM
School leader Ms. Gail S. Taylor
District Carter Community Charter School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school Career and Tech (vocational)
College preparatory
Coed/Single-gender Mixto

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Career and Tech (vocational)
Mathematics
Science
Technology

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
2
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Improv
Poetry
Media arts Graphics
Technical design and production
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

8
Facilities
including: Cafeteria
Facilities Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Kitchen
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Performance stage
Playground

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 95% 26%
Hispanic 4% 14%
White 0% 52%
American Indian 0% 1%
Two or more races 0% 4%
Asian 0% 3%
Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 46% 49%
Male 54% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 82% 52%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

7
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
6
Boys Sports
including: Flag football
14
Clubs
including: Community service
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
PE classes
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Flag football
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
PE classes
Track
Clubs Art club
Arts and crafts
Book / reading club
Boy Scouts
Chess club
Community service
Dance club
Drama club
Game club
Math club
Step team
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs None
Before school start time 07:30 AM
After school end time 05:30 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
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
Students typically continue on to these schools J D Clement Early College High School

Teachers

10
Staff
including: School psychologist
Staff Behavioral health specialist
Coach(es)
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Reading specialist
School counselor
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation details Transportation is provided for families within a 10 mile radius of the school within Durham County. Our bus stops are cluster stops and not door-to-door.
Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details Please fill out the intent to enroll form below for processing upon acceptance, you will also need to complete a Personal Data Sheet for your Falcon. Parents when it is time for open enrollment, please fill out a hard copy application at the school during Open House. Thank you.
Learn more Www.cartercommunityschool.org
Ways to enroll/attend this school Apply to the school
Students living in district can apply for transfer
Students living outside district can apply for transfer
Application requirements Application
Interview
Transcript

Sources

Student diversity Translation missing: en.NCDPI, 2012-2013
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012