Details overview

Hours 8:15 AM - 3:30 PM
School leader Joyce Hunt
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Year-round
Part-time study
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus World languages
Multiculturalism / Global
Music
Science
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Gifted / High performing
Individually guided instruction
Montessori
Multi-aged classrooms

Classes

0
Visual Arts
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: German
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught German
Spanish

Support

4
Facilities
including: Garden / Greenhouse
Facilities Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Kitchen
Playground
Extra learning resources Acceleration
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 None

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age Infant

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 92% 31%
Asian or Pacific Islander 6% 4%
Hispanic 3% 51%
Two or more races 0% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Black 0% 13%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
1
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
0
Clubs
Girls sports Soccer
Boys sports Soccer
Boys sports (misc.) Self Defense
Girls sports (misc.) Self Defense
Clubs None
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Oakridge School
  Public Schools

Teachers

7
Staff
including: Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Dance teacher
Coach(es)
Music teacher
PE instructor
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff German
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Mission Arlington
Partner website Www.missionarlington.com
Partner Red cross

Enrollment

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Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $3000
Tuition range (high) $9000
For the year 2013-2014
Financial aid offered Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted Yes
# of applications received 30
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 30
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012