Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Alison Beazley

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Music
Service learning
Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing
Project-based
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Painting
2
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts Computer animation
Video and film production
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Spanish

Support

14
Facilities
including: Garden / Greenhouse
Facilities Science lab
Playground
Music room
Library
Learning lab
Kitchen
Internet access
Garden / Greenhouse
Computer lab
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Cafeteria
Audiovisual aids
Art room
Access to farm or natural area
Extra learning resources (misc.) Language Lab Program
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Tutoring
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 None

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
White 52% 31%
Black 27% 13%
Hispanic 14% 51%
Two or more races 3% 2%
Asian or Pacific Islander 3% 4%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Clubs
including: Book / reading club
Boys sports (misc.) Sports are taught in PE
Girls sports (misc.) Sports are taught in PE
Clubs Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Game club
Drama club
Book / reading club
Clubs (misc.) Computer Club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:30 AM
After school end time 6:45 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Bishop Dunne
  ESD

Awards

Academic award PSIA Academic Awards
Year received 2013
Academic award PSIA Academic Awards
Year received 2012
Academic award PSIA Academic Awards
Year received 2011

Teachers

10
Staff
including: Music teacher
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Robotics / Technology specialist
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options (misc.) Buses for field trips
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.thekesslerschool.com/apply-today.php
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $4000
Tuition range (high) $10000
For the year 2013-2014
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 130
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 120
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012