Details overview

School leader Ms. Louise Porter
District Fairfax County Public Schools
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
3
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
3
Languages
including: French
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Drama
Creative writing
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Photography
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
French
Spanish

Support

12
Facilities
including: Art room
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Industrial shop
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Performance stage

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 32% 54%
Hispanic 29% 12%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 26% 6%
Black 8% 24%
Two or more races 5% 4%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

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

Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Track
1
Boys Sports
including: Football
Girls sports Track
Boys sports Football

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events

Teachers

13
Staff
including: Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Staff Art teacher
Assistant principal
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Gardening teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
Nurse
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Robotics / Technology specialist
School psychologist
School counselor
Security personnel

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students

Sources

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