Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 41% 67%
Hispanic 29% 7%
Black 27% 23%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 2%
Two or more races 1% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 93% 55%
Female 50% 49%
Male 50% 51%
Source: See notes

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Programs

Classes

Music None
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught None
Academic themes / Areas of focus None
Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing
Project-based
Standards-based
Teacher-run
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Special schedule Extended / longer school day
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 4 years old

Support

Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
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
Facilities Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Parent center
Performance stage
Playground

Extracurriculars

Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs Chess club
Science club
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 AM

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically continue on to these schools McKissack Middle
  Hillwood Middle
  Area Charter schools

Teachers

Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
Gifted Specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
School social worker / counselor
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Application or enrollment process No

Sources

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