Details overview

Hours 8:20 AM - 3:10 AM
School leader Susan Carlsen
District Oklahoma City School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Year-round

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Standards-based

Classes

0
Visual Arts
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
0
Languages
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught None

Support

13
Facilities
including: Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Remediation
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Cognitive disability
Multiple disabilities
Other health impairment
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Developmental delay
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
Hispanic 32% 15%
Black 28% 9%
White 24% 59%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 10% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 5% 15%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Special education 8% 15%
Female 52% 49%
N/A 48% 51%
Male 48% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 95% 62%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
1
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
9
Clubs
including: Gardening
Girls sports Basketball
Boys sports Basketball
Clubs Art club
Book / reading club
Boy Scouts
Chess club
Cub Scouts
Drama club
Gardening
Girl Scouts
Girls on the Run
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Students typically continue on to these schools Taft Middle School
  Astec Charter School
  Classen School of Advanced Studies

Awards

Academic award A +
Year received 2014
Academic award Great Expectations Model School
Year received 2014

Teachers

13
Staff
including: Nurse
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Mandarin
French
Russian
Spanish
Vietnamese

Teacher experience

  This school State average
Average teacher experience (in years) 9 12
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner El Sistema Oklahoma
Partner website Http://www.elsistemaok.org/
Partner Crown Heights United Methodist Church
Partner website Http://www.crownheightsumc.org/about.html
Partner Boys & Girls Club of OKC
Partner website Http://www.bgcokc.org/
Partner Children's Theater @ OCU
Partner website Http://www.oklahomachildrenstheatre.org/
Partner Military Park Residence Association
Partner website Http://militaryparkresidents.org/

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