Details overview

Hours 7:45 AM - 2:55 PM
School leader Dr. Vorbach
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Honors track
Independent study
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Design
6
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
4
Languages
including: French
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Orchestra
Theory
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Video and film production
Visual arts Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
World languages taught French
German
Latin
Spanish

Support

2
Facilities
including: Library
Facilities Computer lab
Library
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Counseling
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes
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 Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 66% 54%
Hispanic 13% 12%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 11% 6%
Black 10% 24%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 4%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

15
Girls Sports
including: Tennis
15
Boys Sports
including: Track
28
Clubs
including: Technology club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Crew
Cross country
Diving
Field hockey
Ice hockey
Lacrosse
Sailing
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Crew / Rowing
Cross country
Diving
Football
Golf
Ice hockey
Lacrosse
Sailing
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Wrestling
Clubs Amnesty International
Anime club
Art club
Book / reading club
Boy Scouts
Chess club
Community service
Debate
Drama club
Foreign language and culture club
Forensics club
Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)
Game club
Habitat for Humanity
It's Academic
Literary magazine
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Math club
Mock trial competition club
Model UN
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
Robotics club
Science club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Technology club
Yearbook
Clubs - language French, Spanish, Latin, German
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

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

Awards

Academic award Catholic Honor Roll School of Excellence
Year received 2014
Academic award Blue Ribbon School
Year received 2014

Teachers

14
Staff
including: ELL / ESL Coordinator
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
Special education coordinator
World languages spoken by staff None

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Accessible via public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Diocese of Arlington
  Marymount University

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.bishopoconnell.org/page.cfm?p=395
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 01/23/2015
Tuition range (low) $13000
Tuition range (high) $18000
For the year 2014-2015
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012