Details overview

Hours 7:45 AM - 2:45 AM
School leader PATRICIA SANCHEZ
District Northside Independent School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Gifted / High performing

Classes

0
Visual Arts
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
0
Languages
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught None

Support

7
Facilities
including: Music room
Facilities Music room
Library
Gym
Computer lab
Cafeteria
Art room
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Mentoring
Tutoring
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

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 47% 52%
White 31% 29%
Black 10% 13%
Two or more races 6% 2%
Asian or Pacific Islander 6% 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 7% 17%
Female 48% 49%
N/A 52% 51%
Male 52% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 18% 60%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
5
Clubs
including: Robotics club
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs Special Olympics
Robotics club
Foreign language and culture club
Student council / government
Television / Radio News
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:30 AM

Culture

Parent involvement Present special topics during curricular units
Organize fundraising events
Join PTO / PTA
Chaperone school trips
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically continue on to these schools Briscoe MS

Teachers

17
Staff
including: Nurse
Staff Math specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Coach(es)
Gifted Specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Computer specialist
Art teacher
Assistant principal
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 100
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 100
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

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