Details overview

School leader Mrs. Cheryl C. Askew
District VA Beach 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
Advanced placement (AP) courses

Classes

2
Music
including: Band
3
Languages
including: Latin
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
World languages taught French
Spanish
Latin

Support

5
Facilities
including: Gym
Facilities Gym
Swimming pool
Internet access
Cafeteria
Library
Extra learning resources Counseling
Career/college counseling
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 60% 54%
Black 16% 24%
Hispanic 11% 12%
Two or more races 8% 4%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 5% 6%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 48% 49%
Male 52% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 25% 38%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

7
Girls Sports
including: Cross country
6
Boys Sports
including: Cross country
Girls sports Field hockey
Softball
Swimming
Volleyball
Cross country
Basketball
Soccer
Boys sports Baseball
Golf
Swimming
Cross country
Basketball
Soccer

Culture

Parent involvement Join PTO / PTA

Teachers

4
Staff
including: Librarian / media specialist
Staff School counselor
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