Details overview

Hours 8:25 AM - 3:20 AM
School leader Ann McPhee
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used International Baccalaureate (IB)

Classes

7
Visual Arts
including: Design
7
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
8
Languages
including: Italian
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Orchestra
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Architecture
Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Textiles
World languages taught Arabic
Chinese - Mandarin
Dutch
French
German
Italian
Japanese
Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Dutch

Support

13
Facilities
including: Science lab
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
College preparation resources College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 80% 31%
Asian or Pacific Islander 5% 4%
Two or more races 5% 2%
Black 5% 13%
Hispanic 5% 51%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Field hockey
5
Boys Sports
including: Rugby
12
Clubs
including: Chess club
Girls sports Cheerleading
Cross country
Field hockey
Soccer
Track
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Rugby
Soccer
Track
Girls sports (misc.) Netball
Clubs Art club
Chess club
Community service
Debate
Drama club
Forensics club
Game club
Gardening
Homework help / Study buddy club
Model UN
Science club
Student council / government
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Students typically continue on to these schools University

Awards

Academic award HISD Inventors Competion
Year received 2008
Academic award HISD Performance and Debating Competition
Year received 2008
Academic award HISD Tournament of Knowledge Competition
Year received 2009

Teachers

16
Staff
including: PE instructor
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
Security personnel
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Dutch
French
Italian
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.nordangliaeducation.com/our-schools/houston/admissions
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $11000
Tuition range (high) $25000
For the year 2014-2015
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012