Details overview

Hours 9:15 AM - 3:45 PM
School leader Mr Keith Richardson
District Wake County School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Engineering
Mathematics
Science
Technology

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Painting
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
0
Languages
Music Choir / Chorus
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Painting
Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught None

Support

9
Facilities
including: Access to farm or natural area
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Library
Performance stage
Playground
Cafeteria
Extra learning resources Remediation
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Speech and language impairments

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 4 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 43% 50%
Black 33% 26%
Hispanic 18% 14%
Two or more races 3% 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 47% 48%
Male 53% 50%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 45% N/A
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Clubs
including: Gardening
Clubs Gardening
Girls on the Run
Recycling club
Robotics club
Student council / government
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
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
Students typically continue on to these schools Daniels Middle School
  Broughton High School

Awards

Community service award Watershed Stewardship Award
Year received 2012
Academic award School of Distinction
Year received 2011
Academic award High Growth School of Progress achieving AYP
Year received 2010
Academic award High Growth School of Progress achieving AYP
Year received 2009

Teachers

World languages spoken by staff French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner North Carolina State University
  Wake Soil and Water Convervation District

Enrollment

Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone

Sources

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