Details overview

Hours 7:45 AM - 2:45 AM
School leader MARGO SPENCER
District Lancaster Independent School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Engineering
Mathematics
Science
Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing

Classes

2
Music
including: Band
Music Band
Choir / Chorus

Support

11
Facilities
including: Science lab
Facilities Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Remediation
Acceleration
Counseling
Career/college counseling
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Cognitive disability
Multiple disabilities
Orthopedic impairments
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Level of special education programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs
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 4 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 90% 13%
Hispanic 7% 52%
White 3% 29%
Two or more races n/a 2%
Asian or Pacific Islander n/a 4%
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 1% 17%
Female 48% 49%
N/A 52% 51%
Male 52% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 88% 60%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

7
Clubs
including: Girl Scouts
Clubs Game club
Gardening
Girl Scouts
Recycling club
Science club
Sewing / knitting club
Student council / government

Culture

Students typically continue on to these schools George Washington STEM Learning Academy

Awards

Academic award Lancaster Educational Foundation Grant Receipent
Year received 2012

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://ble.lancasterisd.org
Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

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