Details overview

School leader Donna Pillars
District Muskogee School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Science
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Gifted / High performing
Outdoor / Farm-based
Project-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

0
Visual Arts
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
0
Languages
Music Choir / Chorus
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught None

Support

16
Facilities
including: Computer lab
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Learning lab
Library
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Tutoring
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Multiple disabilities
Level of special education programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

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 41% 59%
Black 40% 9%
American Indian/Alaska Native 14% 15%
Hispanic 6% 15%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 2%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Special education 19% 15%
Female 49% 49%
N/A 51% 51%
Male 51% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 80% 62%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
1
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
1
Clubs
including: Student newspaper
Girls sports Basketball
Boys sports Basketball
Clubs Student newspaper
Clubs (misc.) Character Club
  SWAT
  NASA
Extended care / Extended programs After
None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Muskogee High School

Awards

Community service award Hattitude: Celebrating a Rich Culture 2014 Since 2010 Hatti
Year received 2014

Teachers

17
Staff
including: Math specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gardening teacher
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Spanish

Teacher experience

  This school State average
Average teacher experience (in years) 11 12
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Education Foundation of Muskogee
  Jimmie Johnson Foundation
  City of Muskogee Foundation

Enrollment

Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Application deadline 03/15/2015

Sources

Student diversity State of Oklahoma Office of Educational Quality and Accountability, 2013-2014
Students by group State of Oklahoma Office of Educational Quality and Accountability, 2013-2014
  NCES, 2011-2012
Teacher experience State of Oklahoma Office of Educational Quality and Accountability, 2012-2013