Details overview

Hours 07:50 AM - 03:10 PM
School leader Vangee Deussen
District Lake Dallas Independent School District
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 0

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning Shady Shores Elementary is staffed with highly qualified teachers and assistants. The staff model kindness and use a growth mindset strategy to help all students achieve their best.
Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
0
Languages
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught None
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

12
Facilities
including: Gym
Facilities Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Gifted and talented programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Special education program details Shady Shores Elementary has a wide spectrum of services depending on student needs.
Special education programs Inclusive classroom
Self-contained classroom
Special education resource room
English Language Learner program details ELL students are served by a ESL certified classroom teacher, ESL specialist, and these classes also have an assistant.
English Language Learner programs Integrated group classrooms

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old
Days open Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Preschool meals offered Breakfast
Morning Snack
Lunch
Afternoon Snack
Required credentials for lead staff Bachelor's degree
Teaching credential
% of early learning staff that holds a credential or certification 76%-100%
Maximum number of infants per adult 0
Maximum number of toddlers per adult 0
Maximum number of 2 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 3 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 4 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of kindergartners per adult 22
Maximum number of school-age children per adult 22

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 62% 29%
Hispanic 27% 52%
Black 5% 13%
Two or more races 3% 2%
Asian 3% 4%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 48% 49%
Male 52% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 39% N/A
English Language Learners 8% 17%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
2
Boys Sports
including: PE classes
5
Clubs
including: Community service
Girls sports Basketball
PE classes
Boys sports Basketball
PE classes
Boys sports (misc.) Jumprope
Girls sports (misc.) Jumprope
Clubs Chess club
Community service
Homework help / Study buddy club
Special Olympics
Technology club
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 06:30 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Parent involvement details Family nights, Student Showcase events, Student programs, Parenting programs.

Teachers

13
Staff
including: School counselor
Staff Assistant principal
Coach(es)
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
Reading specialist
School counselor
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Transportation provided for special education students

Enrollment

Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Students living in district can apply for transfer
Students living outside district can apply for transfer
Application requirements Transcript

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2014-2015
Students by group NCES, 2014-2015
  TX Education Agency, 2013-2014