Details overview

Hours 7:40 AM - 2:40 AM
School leader Mr John Robinson
District Newton-Conover City School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Block scheduling
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject

Classes

0
Visual Arts
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
4
Languages
including: French
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts None
Video and film production
Visual arts None
World languages taught French
German
Japanese
Spanish

Support

3
Facilities
including: Computer lab
Facilities Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Counseling
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 74% 50%
Hispanic 13% 14%
Black 6% 26%
Two or more races 5% 4%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 3%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 55% 48%
Male 45% 50%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 37% N/A
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

10
Girls Sports
including: Golf
9
Boys Sports
including: Tennis
6
Clubs
including: Drama club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Football
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Track
Wrestling
Clubs Drama club
JROTC
National Honor Society (NHS)
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Newton Conover Middle School
  Catawba County Middle Schools
  Hickory City Schools Middle Schools

Awards

Academic award 100% Graduation Club
Year received 2015
Academic award Listed Washington Post
Year received 2014

Teachers

1
Staff
including: College counselor
Staff College counselor
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

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

Enrollment

Learn more Http://newton.ns.schoolfusion.us/modules/cms/pages.phtml?pageid=293125&sessionid=e50ef8b943386c68a39
Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 02/13/2015
# of applications received 200
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 60
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2013-2014
Students by group NCES, 2013-2014