Details overview

Hours 7:45 AM - 4:45 PM
School leader Fransico Penning

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Extended / longer school day

Classes

2
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
2
Languages
including: Chinese - Mandarin
Music Band
Instrumental and theory music lessons
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

8
Facilities
including: Science lab
Facilities Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Internet access
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Differentiated learning programs
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs
School-sponsored trips to college campuses

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
Hispanic 99% 52%
Two or more races n/a 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander n/a 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native n/a 0%
Asian or Pacific Islander n/a 4%
Black n/a 13%
White n/a 29%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 51% 49%
Male 49% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 96% 60%
English Language Learners 54% 17%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
2
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
2
Clubs
including: Community service
Girls sports Basketball
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Soccer
Clubs Community service
Marching band

Culture

Parent involvement Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer time after school

Awards

Academic award Texas Honor Circle District Award
Year received 2012
Academic award Met AYP
Year received 2012
Academic award Exemplary (TEA) Rating
Year received 2011

Teachers

9
Staff
including: Special education coordinator
Staff Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
PE instructor
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Mandarin
Spanish

Neighborhood

Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner National Council of La Raza
Partner website Www.nclr.org
Partner Region IV Education Service Center
Partner website Www.esc4.net
Partner Texas Education Agency
Partner website Www.tea.state.tx.us

Enrollment

Application requirements Application

Sources

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