Details overview

Hours 07:45 AM - 02:45 PM
School leader Matthew Nelson
District Austin Independent School District
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 0

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school STEM
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Painting
3
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
0
Languages
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Orchestra
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught None
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered None

Support

10
Facilities
including: Computer lab
Facilities Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Library
Music room
Natural area
Outdoor learning lab
Playground
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Gifted and talented programs
Mentoring
Tutoring
Special education programs Inclusive classroom
Special education resource room
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

Maximum number of infants per adult 0
Maximum number of toddlers per adult 0
Maximum number of 2 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 3 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 4 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of kindergartners per adult 0
Maximum number of school-age children per adult 0

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 41% 29%
Hispanic 36% 52%
Black 17% 13%
Two or more races 5% 2%
Asian or Pacific Islander n/a 4%
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 48% 49%
N/A 52% 51%
Male 52% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 21% 60%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: PE classes
1
Boys Sports
including: PE classes
5
Clubs
including: Math club
Girls sports PE classes
Boys sports PE classes
Clubs Boy Scouts
Chess club
Gardening
Homework help / Study buddy club
Math club
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
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
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools O Henry Middle School
  Kealing Middle School
  Fulmore Middle School
Parent involvement details The school sends a weekly newsletter to parents and holds regularly scheduled conferences as well as parent-requested meetings. Because of our small size, we can offer you informal and customized opportunities to be engaged with your child's education. If you have an idea, share it with us!

Teachers

8
Staff
including: School counselor
Staff Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
Reading specialist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish
Staff details Pease has a low staff turnover rate--some teachers have been here over 20 years! Teachers and staff feel like they are a part of the larger Pease and Austin community.

Neighborhood

Transportation details Because we are a transfer-only school, we do not operate on the AISD bus system.
Transportation options Accessible via public transportation

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details We follow the Austin Independent School District transfer system and schedule. Visit the AISD website for more information.
Ways to enroll/attend this school Students living in district can apply for transfer
Application requirements Application

Sources

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