Details overview

Hours 8:15 AM - 3:30 PM
School leader Dr. Maureen Lewis
District Arlington Classics Academy
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Classical
College preparatory
Core Knowledge

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Painting
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Spanish

Support

10
Facilities
including: Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Art room
Cafeteria
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Tutoring
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
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 42% 29%
Black 26% 13%
Hispanic 18% 52%
Asian or Pacific Islander 11% 4%
Two or more races 3% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander n/a 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native n/a 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 0% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
2
Clubs
including: Chess club
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs Art club
Chess club
Clubs (misc.) Odyssey of the Mind
  Student Council
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Arlington Classics Academy Middle School

Awards

Community service award Texas Honors Circle
Year received 2014
Academic award TEA Exemplary Rating
Year received 2014
Academic award TEA Exemplary Rating
Year received 2013
Academic award TEA Exemplary Rating
Year received 2012

Teachers

13
Staff
including: Reading specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff None

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

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Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
# of applications received 776
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 527
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

Student diversity TX Education Agency, 2013-2014
Students by group TX Education Agency, 2013-2014
  NCES, 2011-2012