Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 2:35 PM
School leader Ms. PreeAnn Johnson
District Alexandria City Public Schools
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Standards-based

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Painting
3
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
0
Languages
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Orchestra
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught None

Support

13
Facilities
including: Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Playground
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Remediation
Tutoring
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Level of special education programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging 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
Black 45% 24%
Hispanic 24% 12%
White 21% 54%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 6% 6%
Two or more races 2% 4%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 1% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 44% 49%
N/A 56% 51%
Male 56% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 65% 38%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
7
Clubs
including: Television / Radio News
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs Foreign language and culture club
Gardening
Girls on the Run
Homework help / Study buddy club
Recycling club
Student council / government
Television / Radio News
Clubs - language Spanish
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Awards

Community service award Greens School Award
Year received 2011
Community service award Marine Corp Marathon Fun Run Healthy Kids Award
Year received 2013
Community service award Virginia Department of Education Competence to Excellence
Year received 2011
Academic award Virginia Department of Education Competence to Excellence Aw
Year received 2011

Teachers

18
Staff
including: School counselor
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gardening teacher
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
School psychologist
School counselor
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Arabic
French
Hebrew
Russian
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Sources

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