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Hours 8:00 AM - 3:15 PM
School leader Kevin Hughes

Programs

Classes

9
Visual Arts
including: Sculpture
6
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: German
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Orchestra
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Improv
Drama
Dance
Creative writing
Poetry
Media arts None
Visual arts Textiles
Sculpture
Printmaking
Photography
Painting
Drawing / Sketching
Design
Ceramics
Architecture
World languages taught German
Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Business
Engineering
Environmental
Foreign languages
Humanities
Mathematics
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Performing arts
Science
Service learning
Social justice
Visual arts
Vocational education
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Classical
College preparatory
Direct instruction
Hybrid / Blended learning
Internships
Outdoor / Farm-based
Project-based
Teacher-run
Waldorf
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Special schedule Block scheduling
Day or Boarding offered "Some boarding, some day"
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age Infant

Support

18
Facilities
including: Parent center
Extra learning resources Remediation
Mentoring
Differentiated learning programs
Counseling
Career/college counseling
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
College preparation resources SAT/ACT prep classes
College presentations or information sessions
College prep programs/courses during the year
Vocational or skills-based training Engineering
Electrical
Culinary
Construction / Building
Business management
Agriculture
Vocational or skills-based training (misc.) Visual and Performing Arts
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Industrial shop
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Parent center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 93% 71%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 3%
Black 3% 15%
Hispanic 1% 9%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 2%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Field hockey
5
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
Girls sports Volleyball
Soccer
Lacrosse
Field hockey
Cross country
Basketball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Lacrosse
Soccer
Tennis
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
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
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff Art teacher
College counselor
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gardening teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
School social worker / counselor

Neighborhood

Transportation options (misc.) Local school district busing
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Seven Stars Farm
Partner website Http://www.sevenstarsfarm.com/
Partner Triskeles
Partner website Http://triskelesprograms.org/
Partner Camphill
Partner website Http://www.camphill.org/
Partner Kimberton Whole Foods
Partner website Http://www.kimbertonwholefoods.com/
Partner Kimberton Clinic
Partner website Http://kimbertonclinic.com/

Enrollment

Learn more Http://kimberton.org/admissions
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $2000
Tuition range (high) $20000
For the year 2013-2014
Vouchers accepted No
Financial aid offered Yes
Financial aid type School-based aid
Outside scholarships

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012