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Hours 8:05 AM - 3:15 PM
School leader Fr. Daniel Ray LC
Transportation options None

Programs

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: Latin
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Painting
Drawing / Sketching
Ceramics
World languages taught Latin
Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Humanities
Instructional / curriculum models used Honors track
College preparatory
Accelerated credit learning
Advanced placement (AP) courses
Classical
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

Support

10
Facilities
including: Internet access
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Mentoring
Career/college counseling
Level of ESL/ELL programming None
Level of special education programming None
College preparation resources College presentations or information sessions
College prep programs/courses during the year
Vocational or skills-based training None
Facilities Art room
Sports Fields
Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Playground

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 48% 31%
Hispanic 35% 51%
Asian or Pacific Islander 14% 4%
Black 2% 13%
Two or more races 1% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

9
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
10
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
5
Clubs
including: Foreign language and culture club
Girls sports Volleyball
Track
Tennis
Softball
Soccer
Golf
Cross country
Cheerleading
Basketball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Football
Golf
Soccer
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Clubs (misc.) Spanish Honor Society
  Conquest Boys Club
  Challenge Girls Club
Clubs Foreign language and culture club
Mock trial competition club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Student council / government
Yearbook
Clubs - language Spanish, French
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Volunteer in the classroom
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Organize fundraising events
Organize cultural events
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes

Teachers

8
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff Art teacher
College counselor
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Transportation options (misc.) Parents
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Diocese of Dallas

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.thehighlandsschool.org/admissions
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $9000
Tuition range (high) $13000
For the year 2014-2015
Vouchers accepted No
Financial aid offered Yes
Financial aid type School-based aid

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012