Details overview

Hours 8:00 - 3:30
School leader Dr. Gaye Lang

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Extended / longer school day

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory

Classes

0
Visual Arts
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Dance
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts None
World languages taught Spanish

Support

8
Facilities
including: Audiovisual aids
College preparation resources (misc.) Dual Credit
Facilities Science lab
Performance stage
Playground
Gym
College / career center
Computer lab
Cafeteria
Audiovisual aids
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Career/college counseling
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 4 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 92% 13%
Hispanic 8% 52%
Two or more races n/a 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander n/a 0%
Asian or Pacific Islander n/a 4%
American Indian/Alaska Native n/a 0%
White n/a 29%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 1% 17%
Female 48% 49%
N/A 52% 51%
Male 52% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 82% 60%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
3
Boys Sports
including: Track
3
Clubs
including: National Honor Society (NHS)
Girls sports Volleyball
Track
Cross country
Cheerleading
Basketball
Boys sports Cross country
Basketball
Track
Girls sports (misc.) Dance
Clubs Girl Scouts
National Honor Society (NHS)
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Family/Parent Involvement
Parent involvement Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights

Awards

Academic award TEA Recognized District
Year received 2012

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Nurse
Staff Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Coach(es)
Math specialist
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
Security personnel
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options (misc.) School Bus-W. Dallas & Wilmer
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines

Sources

Student diversity TX Education Agency, 2013-2014
Students by group TX Education Agency, 2013-2014