Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Day or Boarding offered Boarding and day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Religious
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Gifted / High performing
Honors track

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Design
3
Music
including: Theory
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Theory
Performing & written arts Poetry
Drama
Creative writing
Media arts Technical design and production
Graphics
Visual arts Sculpture
Photography
Painting
Drawing / Sketching
Design
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages (misc.) ESL

Support

18
Facilities
including: Science lab
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Industrial shop
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Counseling
Career/college counseling
Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
College preparation resources SAT/ACT prep classes
Community college courses
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 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

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age Infant

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 64% 31%
Hispanic 18% 51%
Black 10% 13%
Asian or Pacific Islander 7% 4%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander n/a 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Two or more races n/a 2%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Tennis
5
Boys Sports
including: Baseball
8
Clubs
including: National Honor Society (NHS)
Girls sports Volleyball
Track
Tennis
Softball
Cheerleading
Basketball
Boys sports Baseball
Cheerleading
Football
Tennis
Track
Clubs Community service
Drama club
Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)
National Honor Society (NHS)
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Woodshop
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:00 AM
After school end time 6:30 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Monitor the playground
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically come from these schools Public
  Other Christian Schools

Teachers

12
Staff
including: ELL / ESL Coordinator
Staff Assistant principal
College counselor
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Speech therapist(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner ACSI
  TCAL
  ACTABBS
  TAPPS

Enrollment

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Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $7000
Tuition range (high) $12000
For the year 2015-2016
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted Yes
# of applications received 60
For the year 2015-2016
# of students accepted 15
For the year 2015-2016

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012