Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
School leader Misti Ashford
District Oklahoma City School District
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Engineering
Mathematics
Science
Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Internships
Multi-aged classrooms
Project-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

7
Visual Arts
including: Painting
0
Music
1
Languages
including: Latin
Music None
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Painting
Drawing / Sketching
Design
Ceramics
Photography
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught Latin

Support

9
Facilities
including: Art room
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Internet access
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Remediation
Mentoring
Differentiated learning programs
Counseling
Career/college counseling
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
Hispanic 85% 14%
White 6% 59%
Black 4% 9%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 2%
Native American 1% 16%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Special education 8% 15%
Female 51% 49%
Male 49% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 94% 61%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Golf
4
Boys Sports
including: Golf
10
Clubs
including: Robotics club
Girls sports Soccer
Golf
Crew
Cheerleading
Basketball
Boys sports Basketball
Crew / Rowing
Golf
Soccer
Clubs Art club
Chess club
Community service
Debate
Drama club
Homework help / Study buddy club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
Student council / government
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs After

Culture

Parent involvement Volunteer in the classroom
Attend parent nights

Teachers

13
Staff
including: School counselor
Staff Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Math specialist
PE instructor
Robotics / Technology specialist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Teacher experience

  This school State average
Average teacher experience (in years) 5 12
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner HealthCorps
Partner website Http://www.healthcorps.org/
Partner Wes Welker Foundation
Partner website Http://weswelkerfoundation.org/
Partner First Tee
Partner website Http://www.thefirstteemetokc.org/club/scripts/public/public.asp
Partner Junior Achievement
Partner website Https://www.juniorachievement.org/web/ja-ok/okc
Partner Bethel Foundation
Partner website Http://www.bethelfoundationusa.com/

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.asteccharterschools.com/admissions/apply-to-astec/
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Application deadline 03/31/2015
# of applications received 1200
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 850
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

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