Details overview

Hours 7:45 AM - 3:35 PM
School leader Stuart J. Dow
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Direct instruction
Independent study
Project-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
5
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Rock band
Theory
Performing & written arts Improv
Drama
Dance
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts Video and film production
Technical design and production
Graphics
Visual arts Sculpture
Printmaking
Photography
Painting
Drawing / Sketching
Ceramics
World languages taught Spanish
World languages taught (misc.) Hebrew

Support

15
Facilities
including: Auditorium
Facilities Internet access
Gym
College / career center
Computer lab
Cafeteria
Auditorium
Audiovisual aids
Art room
Sports Fields
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Differentiated learning programs
Counseling
Career/college counseling
Acceleration
College preparation resources Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
College information sessions/fairs
College prep programs/courses during the year
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 Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 96% 31%
Hispanic 3% 51%
Asian or Pacific Islander 1% 4%
Black 0% 13%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander n/a 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Two or more races n/a 2%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

12
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
11
Boys Sports
including: Ultimate Frisbee
13
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Girls sports Wrestling
Volleyball
Track
Tennis
Softball
Soccer
Lacrosse
Golf
Cross country
Cheerleading
Basketball
Badminton
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Tennis
Track
Ultimate Frisbee
Wrestling
Girls sports (misc.) Dance
Clubs Chess club
Cooking club
Dance club
Debate
Drama club
Literary magazine
Model UN
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
Robotics club
Student council / government
Television / Radio News
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Parent involvement Organize fundraising events
Join PTO / PTA
Present special topics during curricular units

Teachers

12
Staff
including: Music teacher
Staff College counselor
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
French
Hebrew
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.emeryweiner.org/apps/pages/index.jsp?uREC_ID=154631&type=d&pREC_ID=351694
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012