Details overview

Hours 08:00 AM - 03:30 PM
School leader Walter Sorensen
Transportation options None
Preschool capacity 0

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school International baccalaureate
Montessori

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning Alcuin School is creating an educational evolution, which encompasses a strong Montessori and International Baccalaureate education, within a dynamic environment for the opportunity for students to become "Innovative Thinkers and Passionate Learners."
Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Sculpture
3
Music
including: Bell / handbell choir
2
Languages
including: Spanish
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

Support

15
Facilities
including: Playground
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
College / career center
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Tutoring

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 2 years old
Certified and/or licensed Yes
Days open Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Maximum number of infants per adult 0
Maximum number of toddlers per adult 0
Maximum number of 2 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 3 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 4 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of kindergartners per adult 0
Maximum number of school-age children per adult 0

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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: Track
7
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
11
Clubs
including: Community service
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
Chess club
Community service
Drama club
Drum line
Girl Scouts
Model UN
Robotics club
Sewing / knitting club
Student council / government
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:00 AM
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

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
Students typically come from these schools Alcuin Middle School
  Out of State Schools
  Various Private Schools in Dallas Area

Teachers

10
Staff
including: Assistant principal
Staff Assistant principal
Coach(es)
College counselor
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
Reading specialist
School counselor
Security personnel
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Arabic
Mandarin

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
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/ enrollment process details For information about admission visit: http://www.alcuinschool.org/Page/Admission/Apply-to-Alcuin or call 972.239.1745; email annie.villalobos@alcuinschool.org.
Learn more Http://www.alcuinschool.org/Page/Admission

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012