Details overview

Hours 08:15 AM - 03:15 PM
School leader William M. Broderick
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school College preparatory
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Humanities
Multiculturalism / Global
Science
Service learning
Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Gifted / High performing
Hybrid / Blended learning
Independent study
Project-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Sculpture
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Printmaking
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish

Support

9
Facilities
including: Cafeteria
Facilities Art room
Cafeteria
Gym
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs
Level of special education programming None
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 No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 79% 31%
Asian or Pacific Islander 7% 4%
Black 5% 13%
Hispanic 5% 51%
Two or more races 4% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

7
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
6
Boys Sports
including: Track
1
Clubs
including: National Honor Society (NHS)
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Football
Golf
Soccer
Track
Clubs National Honor Society (NHS)
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:00 AM
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement (misc.) Parents' Club
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
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 continue on to these schools All Saints' Episcopal School
  Fort Worth Country Day
  Trinity Valley School

Awards

Academic award ERB Academic Leadership Summit Best Practice Showcase
Year received 2013
Academic award ERB Academic Leadership Summit Best Practice Showcase
Year received 2014
Academic award Common Sense Media Signature School Award
Year received 2015

Teachers

2
Staff
including: Assistant principal
Staff Assistant principal
Librarian / media specialist

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.fwacademy.org
Application requirements Application
Application fee
Entrance exam
Recommendations
Transcript
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Application fee amount $75
Application fee waivers available? No
Tuition range (low) $16,974
Tuition range (high) $16,974
For the year 2015-2016
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012