Details overview

Hours 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Rosalind Funderburgh, M.Ed.
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Year-round

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Special Education
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Honors track
Individually guided instruction
Montessori
Standards-based
Therapeutic
College preparatory

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
1
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Performing & written arts None
Career and Tech programs Culinary
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Spanish

Support

5
Facilities
including: Library
Facilities Auditorium
Computer lab
Gym
Kitchen
Library
Extra learning resources (misc.) Therapy, Speech and more
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
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 None

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 97% 31%
Black 2% 13%
Hispanic 1% 51%
Two or more races 0% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Pacific Islander 0% 4%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Boys Sports
including: Football
5
Clubs
including: Yearbook
Boys sports Football
Girls sports (misc.) Varies with school year
Clubs Game club
Math club
Student council / government
Woodshop
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) Varies with year
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:30 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events

Awards

Academic award USCA
Year received 2013
Academic award USCA
Year received 2012
Academic award USCA
Year received 2011

Teachers

9
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
Math specialist
PE instructor
Reading specialist
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.vanguardprepschool.com/admissions.htm
Type of application deadline Rolling
Financial aid type (misc.) Parent Association
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 575
For the year 2012-2013
# of students accepted 35
For the year 2012-2013

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012