Details overview

Hours 7:45 AM - 2:45 AM
School leader Norma Farrell
District Northside Independent School District (NISD)
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

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

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject

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: Sports Fields
Facilities Music room
Library
Gym
Computer lab
Cafeteria
Art room
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Mentoring
Tutoring
Differentiated learning programs

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
Female 48% 49%
Male 52% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 18% 60%
English Language Learners 7% 17%
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: Gifted Specialist
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

Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
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