Details overview

Hours 8:15 am - 3:30pm
School leader Mrs. Sallie Wells
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Multiculturalism / Global
Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Multi-aged classrooms
Project-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

9
Visual Arts
including: Photography
4
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
14
Languages
including: Tagalog
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Poetry
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Architecture
Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught Arabic
Chinese - Mandarin
Dutch
French
German
Hebrew
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Latin
Russian
Spanish
Tagalog
Vietnamese

Support

13
Facilities
including: Kitchen
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Level of special education programming None
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
White 72% 31%
Asian or Pacific Islander 13% 4%
Two or more races 6% 2%
Hispanic 5% 51%
Black 4% 13%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

11
Girls Sports
including: Cross country
10
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
12
Clubs
including: Book / reading club
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Fencing
Flag football
Gymnastics
Kickball
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Fencing
Flag football
Kickball
Soccer
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Clubs Art club
Arts and crafts
Book / reading club
Chess club
Cooking club
Community service
Gardening
National Honor Society (NHS)
Origami club
Robotics club
Science club
Student council / government
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:30 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer time after school

Awards

Academic award National Finalists TARC Rocketry Challenge
Year received 2015
Academic award 1st Place BEST Cowtown Robotics
Year received 2014
Academic award School Choice Leadership
Year received 2015

Teachers

7
Staff
including: Math specialist
Staff Art teacher
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
World languages spoken by staff Korean
Spanish
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Nepalese

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.claridenschool.org/admissions/admissions-procedure/#
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Tuition range (low) $5000
Tuition range (high) $14000
For the year 2015-2016
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012