Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 46% 52%
Black 35% 26%
Asian 8% 3%
Hispanic 7% 14%
Two or more races 4% 4%
American Indian 0% 1%
Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Student subgroups

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 38% 56%
Female 50% 49%
Male 50% 51%
Source: See notes

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Programs

Classes

Music Orchestra
Band
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
Dance
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Photography
Painting
Ceramics
World languages taught French
German
Japanese
Latin
Chinese - Mandarin
Spanish

Support

Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Significant developmental delay
Facilities Cafeteria

Extracurriculars

Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Baseball
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Tennis
Track

Awards

Academic award NC School of Distinction
Year received 2007
Academic award Magnet Schools of America Top Secondary School
Year received 2007
Academic award NC School of Excellence
Year received 2006

Culture

Dress code None
Parent involvement PTA Ligon Arts Boosters Ligon Sports Boosters MSEN - PIE Club Quad A Parent Group
Students typically come from these schools Gifted and Talented Magnet Elementary Schools
Students typically continue on to these schools Enloe High School

Teachers

Staff Dance teacher

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students

Sources

Student diversity NCDPI, 2012-2013
Student subgroups NCDPI, 2012-2013
  NCES, 2011-2012