Details overview

Hours 8:15 AM - 3:30 PM
School leader VERONICA CHAMPION
District Southwest Preparatory School
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Part-time study

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Business
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Independent study
Individually guided instruction
Internships
Project-based
College preparatory
Advanced placement (AP) courses

Classes

0
Visual Arts
0
Music
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music None
Performing & written arts None
Career and Tech programs Business management
Industrial / Graphic Design
Media arts Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts None
World languages taught Spanish

Support

5
Facilities
including: Science lab
Facilities Audiovisual aids
College / career center
Internet access
Performance stage
Science lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
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 No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 72% 52%
Black 14% 13%
White 13% 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 4% 17%
Female 59% 49%
Male 41% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 67% 60%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
4
Boys Sports
including: Track
4
Clubs
including: Robotics club
Girls sports Basketball
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Flag football
Soccer
Track
Clubs Community service
Forensics club
Robotics club
Technology club
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Organize fundraising events
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Northeast Independent School District
  Judson Independent School District
  Alamo Heights Independent School District

Teachers

11
Staff
including: ELL / ESL Coordinator
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
Math specialist
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Spanish
Vietnamese

Neighborhood

Transportation options Paid public transportation
Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Goodwill Industries
Partner website Http://www.goodwill.org
Partner St. Philip's College
Partner website Http://www.alamo.edu
Partner National Academy Foundation
Partner website Http://www.naf.org

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.swprep.org
Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

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