Details overview

Hours 8:30 AM - 3:35 PM
School leader Principal Sharon Randall

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Gifted / High performing
Honors track
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Painting
5
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Poetry
Media arts Graphics
Technical design and production
Visual arts Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
World languages taught French
Spanish

Support

11
Facilities
including: Internet access
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Learning lab
Library
Music room
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Mentoring
Remediation
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Multiple disabilities
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education 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 No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 80% 53%
Black 13% 36%
Hispanic 3% 7%
Two or more races 2% 3%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 47% 49%
Male 53% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 18% 57%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
2
Boys Sports
including: Football
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Football
Boys sports (misc.) MP Recreation Dept
Girls sports (misc.) MP Recreation Dept
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Charles Pinckney ES
  Belle Hall ES
  Jennie Moore ES
Students typically continue on to these schools Wando HS

Teachers

23
Staff
including: Nurse
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Behavioral health specialist
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish
Tagalog

Neighborhood

Transportation options (misc.) Bus & Car Riders
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Local Business & Community Support

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012