Details overview

Hours 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
School leader Clark Baron

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Engineering
Mathematics
Science
Technology

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Poetry
Career and Tech programs Computer programming
Engineering
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Printmaking
World languages taught Spanish

Support

11
Facilities
including: Internet access
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Science lab
College / career center
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Remediation
Tutoring
Differentiated learning programs
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

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 87% 76%
Hispanic 11% 16%
Two or more races 1% 2%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Black 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 45% 48%
Male 55% 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 19% N/A
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

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

Culture

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

Neighborhood

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 requirements Application
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, 2013-2014
Students by group NCES, 2013-2014