Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:45 PM
School leader Pilar Cabeza de Vaca
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Part-time study
Day or Boarding offered Boarding and 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
Internships

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
6
Music
including: Orchestra
4
Languages
including: Chinese - Mandarin
Music Band
Chamber music
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Orchestra
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Improv
Poetry
Media arts Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
French
Latin
Spanish

Support

21
Facilities
including: Science lab
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
College / career center
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Science lab
Swimming pool
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Counseling
Mentoring
College preparation resources College information sessions/fairs
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
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 56% 54%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 21% 6%
Black 14% 24%
Two or more races 5% 4%
Hispanic 4% 12%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

14
Girls Sports
including: Squash
0
Boys Sports
12
Clubs
including: Recycling club
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Diving
Equestrian
Field hockey
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Squash
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports None
Clubs Book / reading club
Cooking club
Community service
Foreign language and culture club
Lesbian, gay, transgender club
Literary magazine
Math club
Model UN
Recycling club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council

Teachers

10
Staff
including: Dance teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Security personnel

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.madeira.org/apply/how-to-apply/index.aspx
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012