Details overview

Hours 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Christina Boswell
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Multiculturalism / Global
Religious
Service learning
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
Multi-aged classrooms
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Painting
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Poetry
Media arts None
Visual arts Painting
World languages taught Latin
Spanish
World languages taught (misc.) Greek

Support

13
Facilities
including: Kitchen
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Mentoring
Tutoring
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
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 3 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 87% 13%
Hispanic 13% 51%
Two or more races 0% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
White 0% 31%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Pacific Islander 0% 4%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
1
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
6
Clubs
including: Model Congress
Girls sports Cheerleading
Boys sports Basketball
Girls sports (misc.) Praise Dancing
Clubs Boy Scouts
Community service
Foreign language and culture club
Girl Scouts
Model Congress
Student council / government
Clubs - language Latin & Greek
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 7:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically continue on to these schools Texas Military Institute
  The Jubilee Academy

Teachers

10
Staff
including: Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
School counselor
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Carver Cultural Community Center
Partner website Thecarver.org
Partner Floppy Mouse Club
Partner website Floppymouseclub.com
Partner San Antonio Independent School District
Partner website Saisd.net

Enrollment

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Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $3000
Tuition range (high) $4000
For the year 2013-2014
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted Yes
# of applications received 50
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 50
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012