Details overview

School leader Dr. Eugene F. Soltner
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

Classes

3
Music
including: Band
5
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Orchestra
Band
Choir / Chorus
World languages taught Latin
French
Spanish
German
Japanese

Support

13
Facilities
including: Music room
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Computer lab
Gym
Music room
Science lab
Internet access
Cafeteria
Library
Kitchen
Performance stage
Extra learning resources Counseling
Tutoring
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 73% 54%
Black 12% 24%
Hispanic 7% 12%
Two or more races 4% 4%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 6%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 1% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 47% 49%
N/A 53% 51%
Male 53% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 31% 38%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

7
Girls Sports
including: Field hockey
6
Boys Sports
including: Wrestling
Girls sports Cheerleading
Track
Volleyball
Field hockey
Softball
Basketball
Soccer
Boys sports Baseball
Track
Wrestling
Basketball
Soccer
Football
Extended care / Extended programs Before

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Join PTO / PTA

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Staff Art teacher
Assistant principal
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Security personnel
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
School counselor
Librarian / media specialist
Reading specialist
Nurse
Gifted Specialist
Special education coordinator

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students

Sources

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