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Programs

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Painting
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Poetry
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Printmaking
World languages taught Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Engineering
Mathematics
Science
Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Gifted / High performing
Honors track
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered No

Support

11
Facilities
including: Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Remediation
Tutoring
Extra learning resources (misc.) Free Daily Tutoring
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College presentations or information sessions
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Vocational or skills-based training Computer programming
Engineering
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Science lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 84% 77%
Hispanic 9% 15%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 2% 2%
Two or more races 1% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 1%
Black 1% 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 27% 48%
Female 43% 49%
Male 57% 51%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
7
Clubs
including: Foreign language and culture club
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Boys sports (misc.) None
Girls sports (misc.) None
Clubs (misc.) Choir
Clubs Art club
Foreign language and culture club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Science club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Clubs - language Spanish
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically continue on to these schools Utah Valley University
  Brigham Young University
  University of Utah

Awards

Academic award Utah Public Charter School of the Year
Year received 2009
Academic award Highest Literacy Scores of Utah public schools
Year received 2012
Academic award Highest Science Scores of Utah public schools
Year received 2011

Teachers

17
Staff
including: Gifted Specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Gifted Specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options (misc.) Special price for public buses
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Utah Valley University
Partner website Http://www.uvu.edu

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.ucas.k12.ut.us
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 02/15/2013
# of applications received 306
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 160
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012