Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

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

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Special Education
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Classical
Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Standards-based

Classes

0
Visual Arts
0
Music
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music None
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught Spanish

Support

10
Facilities
including: Internet access
Facilities Sports Fields
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Gym
Internet access
Learning lab
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
College preparation resources College information sessions/fairs
Community college courses
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Cognitive disability
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Specific learning disabilities
Level of special education programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many languages and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program school-wide for at least 25% of the population

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age Infant

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Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
2
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
Girls sports Cheerleading
Boys sports Basketball
Flag football
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

12
Staff
including: School counselor
Staff Assistant principal
College counselor
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
Math specialist
PE instructor
Reading specialist
Security personnel
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Paid public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.texanscan.org/Dallas/Ross-Avenue/Students/Enrollment.aspx
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $0
Tuition range (high) $0
For the year 2015-2016
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 400
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 400
For the year 2014-2015