Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 2:55 PM
School leader Dr. James A. Thomas

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Honors track
Independent study
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Teacher-run

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Design
3
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Drama
Career and Tech programs Industrial / Graphic Design
Media arts Graphics
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish

Support

Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Counseling
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming None

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 2 years old

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Extracurriculars

9
Girls Sports
including: Golf
8
Boys Sports
including: Track
9
Clubs
including: Cub Scouts
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Football
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Track
Boys sports (misc.) Bowling/Trap Shooting
Girls sports (misc.) Bowling/Trap Shooting
Clubs Boy Scouts
Cub Scouts
Drama club
Girl Scouts
Mock trial competition club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Science club
Student council / government
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 5:30 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

11
Staff
including: College counselor
Staff Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Reading specialist
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff None

Neighborhood

Transportation options (misc.) Spring Hill & Chapel Hill bus
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner The King's Daughter's School
Partner website Http://www.tkds.org

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.cabulldogs.org
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $6000
Tuition range (high) $7000
For the year 2012-2013
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted No