Details overview

Hours 7:45 AM - 2:45 PM
School leader Lisa Robertson
District Austin Independent School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
World languages
Service learning
Special Education
Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used Adult education
Gifted / High performing
Hybrid / Blended learning
Project-based

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts None
Media arts Technical design and production
Visual arts Painting
Drawing / Sketching
Design
Ceramics
World languages taught Spanish
Korean
World languages taught (misc.) We are a Dual Language (Two Way Spanish)
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

10
Facilities
including: Performance stage
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Mentoring
Differentiated learning programs
Counseling
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Cognitive disability
Autism
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Multiple disabilities
Other health impairment
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
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 Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 70% 52%
White 17% 29%
Black 10% 13%
Two or more races 3% 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
English learners 23% 17%
Female 48% 49%
Male 52% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 76% 60%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Ultimate
1
Boys Sports
including: Ultimate Frisbee
3
Clubs
including: Math club
Girls sports Ultimate
Boys sports Ultimate Frisbee
Clubs Math club
Student council / government
Technology club
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Young Artist/Writer/Scientist Workshops
Parent involvement 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
Organize cultural events
Join PTO / PTA
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
Students typically continue on to these schools Fulmore
  Kealing
  Ann Richards School for Young Women

Teachers

10
Staff
including: Music teacher
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Accessible via public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Seedling Foundation
  Kid's Hope
  Forklift Dance Studio

Enrollment

Learn more Https://www.austinisd.org/transfer
Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

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