Details overview

School leader Ms. Deborah L. Fields
District Newport News City Public Schools
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code

Academic focus and philosophy

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

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Painting
3
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
3
Languages
including: German
Music Orchestra
Band
Choir / Chorus
Visual arts Painting
World languages taught French
Spanish
German

Support

13
Facilities
including: Cafeteria
Facilities Gym
Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Computer lab
Internet access
Kitchen
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Science lab
Cafeteria
Library
Extra learning resources Counseling
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 47% 54%
Black 44% 24%
Hispanic 6% 12%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 6%
Two or more races 1% 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%
N/A 51% 51%
Male 51% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 33% 38%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
4
Boys Sports
including: Track
Girls sports Volleyball
Basketball
Track
Boys sports Baseball
Volleyball
Basketball
Track
Extended care / Extended programs After

Culture

Parent involvement Join PTO / PTA
Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Security personnel
Staff School counselor
Art teacher
Assistant principal
College counselor
Gifted Specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
Security personnel
Special education coordinator
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
School psychologist

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students

Sources

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