Details overview

Hours 8:00am - 3:00pm
School leader Austin Poole
Transportation options None

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 Core Knowledge
Standards-based

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
2
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Dance
Creative writing
Poetry
Media arts Computer animation
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish

Support

16
Facilities
including: Art room
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Gym
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Internet access
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Remediation
Level of special education programming None
Level of ESL/ELL programming None

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 73% 54%
Two or more races 12% 4%
Hispanic 8% 12%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 6%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 2% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Black 0% 24%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
3
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
14
Clubs
including: Literary magazine
Girls sports Basketball
Tennis
Track
Boys sports Basketball
Tennis
Track
Clubs Boy Scouts
Chess club
Community service
Cub Scouts
Dance club
Girl Scouts
Literary magazine
Robotics club
Sewing / knitting club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Technology club
Television / Radio News
Yearbook
Clubs - dance General
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Holy Comforter Preschool
  Vienna Presbyterian Preschool
Students typically continue on to these schools Paul IV High School
  Bishop O'Connell High School
  Gonzaga College High School

Awards

Academic award US Department of Education Blue Ribbon School
Year received 2005

Teachers

15
Staff
including: Assistant principal
Staff Art teacher
Assistant principal
Computer specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Nurse
PE instructor
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School counselor
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Music teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Diocese of Arlington
Partner website Http://www.arlingtondiocese.org/catholicschools/index.aspx
Partner Our Lady of Good Counsel Church
Partner website Http://www.olgcva.org

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.olgcschool.org/admissions/index.aspx
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $6000
Tuition range (high) $9000
For the year 2014-2015
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Financial aid type (misc.) Arlington Diocese
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012