Details overview

Hours 8:40 - 3:45
School leader Ms Kathy Knezevic
District Wake County Schools
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Painting
3
Music
including: Orchestra
2
Languages
including: French
Music Orchestra
Band
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
Dance
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Photography
Painting
Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught French
Spanish

Support

1
Facilities
including: Cafeteria
Facilities Cafeteria
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
Extra learning resources Counseling
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Speech and language impairments
Specific learning disabilities
Other health impairment
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 Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 32% 52%
Asian 31% 3%
Black 19% 26%
Hispanic 15% 14%
Two or more races 3% 4%
American Indian 1% 1%
Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 48% 49%
N/A 52% 51%
Male 52% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 32% 56%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

Girls sports (misc.) Many of these sports are offered through our elective program
Boys sports (misc.) Many of these sports are offered through our elective program
Extended care / Extended programs After
Before

Culture

Awards

Academic award 2006 National Magnet School of Excellence
Year received 2006
Academic award 2005 National Magnet School of Excellence
Year received 2005
Academic award Dr. Ronald P. Simpson Distinguished Magnet School of Merit Award #1 Magnet school in the United States
Year received 2003

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students

Sources

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