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Hours 7:50 AM - 2:50 PM
School leader HAPPY CARRICO
District Denton Independent School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
World languages taught Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus None
Instructional / curriculum models used International Baccalaureate (IB)
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Yes
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages Spanish
Early childhood program offered No

Support

15
Facilities
including: Playground
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Tutoring
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Level of ESL/ELL programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many languages and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program school-wide for at least 25% of the population
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
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Emotional behavioral disabilities
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 52% 29%
Hispanic 33% 52%
Black 7% 13%
Asian or Pacific Islander 4% 4%
Two or more races 2% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander n/a 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 24% 17%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 53% 60%
Female 49% 49%
Male 51% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Clubs
including: Homework help / Study buddy club
Boys sports (misc.) Running Club
Girls sports (misc.) Running Club
Clubs (misc.) Cup Stacking
Clubs Art club
Gardening
Homework help / Study buddy club
Recycling club
Robotics club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes

Teachers

16
Staff
including: Speech and language therapist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School psychologist
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Buses / vans shared with other schools
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner First Baptist Church

Enrollment

Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 700
For the year 2012-2013
# of students accepted 650
For the year 2012-2013

Sources

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