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Hours 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
School leader Walter Sorensen
Transportation options None

Programs

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Painting
3
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: Chinese - Mandarin
Music Bell / handbell choir
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Media arts Computer animation
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus None
Instructional / curriculum models used International Baccalaureate (IB)
Montessori
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 2 years old

Support

17
Facilities
including: Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Counseling
Tutoring
Level of ESL/ELL programming None
Level of special education programming None
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Parent center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 69% 31%
Hispanic 11% 51%
Asian or Pacific Islander 10% 4%
Two or more races 8% 2%
Black 1% 13%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

8
Girls Sports
including: Cross country
7
Boys Sports
including: Golf
2
Clubs
including: Girl Scouts
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Golf
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Flag football
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Track
Clubs Boy Scouts
Girl Scouts
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
After school end time 6:00 PM
Before school start time 7:00 AM

Culture

Dress code None
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically come from these schools Alcuin Middle School
  Out of State Schools
  Various Private Schools in Dallas Area

Teachers

15
Staff
including: Music teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Gardening teacher
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff Arabic
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Transportation options (misc.) School sports & activities
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner International Baccalaureate Organization
Partner website Http://www.ibo.org/
Partner Assoc. Montessori International/USA
Partner website Http://amiusa.org/
Partner Independent Schools Assoc. of the Southwest
Partner website Http://www.isasw.org/
Partner Cooper Aerobic Center
Partner website Http://www.cooperaerobics.com/

Enrollment

Application or enrollment process No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012