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Hours 8:15 AM - 3:15 PM
School leader Sharonda Beard
District Memphis School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Painting
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: Chinese - Mandarin
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts Painting
Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught Spanish
Chinese - Mandarin
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) International-Mindedness
Instructional / curriculum models used International Baccalaureate (IB)
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered No

Support

12
Facilities
including: Playground
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Remediation
Mentoring
Differentiated learning programs
Counseling
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Emotional behavioral disabilities
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 81% 23%
White 10% 67%
Hispanic 5% 7%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 2%
Two or more races 1% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 1% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 77% 55%
Female 48% 49%
Male 52% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
4
Clubs
including: Girl Scouts
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs Book / reading club
Boy Scouts
Foreign language and culture club
Girl Scouts
Clubs - language Spanish
Extended care / Extended programs After
Before
After school end time 6:00 PM
Before school start time 6:00 AM

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Tutor
Organize fundraising events
Join PTO / PTA
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
Volunteer in the classroom
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes

Teachers

13
Staff
including: Special education coordinator
Staff Art teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
School psychologist
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff None

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Baptist Women's Hospital
Partner website Www.baptistonline.org/womens/
Partner Ridgeway Baptist Church
Partner website Www.ridgewaybaptist.org
Partner Balmoral Presbyterian Church
Partner website /www.balmoralpc.com/
Partner Embassy Suites
Partner website Embassysuites3.hilton.com/en/hotels/tennessee/embassy-suites-memphis-MEMPEES/index.html
Partner Walmart Neighborhood Market Store #5122
Partner website Www.walmart.com

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.scsk12.org/uf/optional_schools/index.php
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
# of applications received 112
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 98
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

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