Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
School leader Mr. Boby John
District Legacy Preparatory - Dallas
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
World languages
Humanities
Mathematics
Music
Performing arts
Science
Special Education
Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
College preparatory
Gifted / High performing
Honors track
Project-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Sculpture
3
Music
including: Vocal lessons / coaching
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Media arts Computer animation
Video and film production
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

10
Facilities
including: Kitchen
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Dual Credit
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Cognitive disability
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Deafness
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 Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 38% 29%
Black 25% 13%
Hispanic 20% 52%
Asian or Pacific Islander 15% 4%
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
Female 57% 49%
Male 43% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

5
Girls Sports
including: Track
4
Boys Sports
including: Track
1
Clubs
including: Chess club
Girls sports Basketball
Flag football
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Flag football
Soccer
Track
Clubs Chess club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
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
Students typically come from these schools Plano ISD
  Richardson ISD
  Garland ISD
Students typically continue on to these schools COLLEGE

Awards

Academic award Distinction in Science
Year received 2014
Academic award Distinction in College and Career Readiness
Year received 2014

Teachers

19
Staff
including: Music teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish
Urdu

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Plano Chamber of Commerce
  UTD
  New Tech Network
  American Reading COmpany
  Region 10

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.legacypreparatory.com/sign-up.aspx
Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 345
For the year 2015-2016
# of students accepted 345
For the year 2015-2016

Sources

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