Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:40 AM
School leader Susan Cochrane
District Davidson County School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Extended / longer school day

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Project-based
Standards-based
Teacher-run

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
0
Music
0
Languages
Music None
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught None

Support

12
Facilities
including: Music room
Facilities Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 4 years old

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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
Female 50% 49%
N/A 50% 51%
Male 50% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 93% 55%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
2
Clubs
including: Science club
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs Chess club
Science club
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 AM

Culture

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
Students typically continue on to these schools McKissack Middle
  Hillwood Middle
  Area Charter schools

Teachers

17
Staff
including: Assistant principal
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Behavioral health specialist
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
School psychologist
School counselor
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

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

Sources

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