Details overview

Hours 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
School leader Margot Heard
District Medical Center Charter School
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Extended / longer school day

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus World languages
Humanities
Mathematics
Music
Performing arts
Visual arts
Instructional / curriculum models used Classical
College preparatory
Montessori
Outdoor / Farm-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Gifted / High performing

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
3
Languages
including: Latin
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught French
Latin
Spanish

Support

12
Facilities
including: Art room
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Playground
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
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

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
Black 65% 13%
Hispanic 26% 52%
Asian or Pacific Islander 5% 4%
White 2% 29%
Two or more races n/a 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander n/a 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native n/a 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 29% 17%
Female 54% 49%
N/A 46% 51%
Male 46% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 85% 60%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Softball
3
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
3
Clubs
including: Gardening
Girls sports Basketball
Soccer
Softball
Boys sports Basketball
Soccer
Volleyball
Clubs Art club
Chess club
Gardening
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 6:00 AM
After school end time 6:30 AM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Present special topics during curricular units
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Neighborhood schools
Students typically continue on to these schools Magnet schools

Teachers

12
Staff
including: Special education coordinator
Staff Art teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gardening teacher
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Arabic
Cantonese
Mandarin
French
German
Hebrew
Italian
Spanish
Tagalog
Urdu
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Hindi

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.mccs.cc
Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

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