Details overview

School leader Dr. James J. Smith
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: Orchestra
2
Languages
including: French
Music Orchestra
Band
Choir / Chorus
World languages taught French
Spanish

Support

5
Facilities
including: Gym
Facilities Sports Fields
Gym
Internet access
Cafeteria
Library
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

Dig deeper

School cultural diversity1

How important is cultural diversity?

Learn how cultural diversity can affect your child's education.


Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 66% 54%
Black 17% 24%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 7% 6%
Hispanic 6% 12%
Two or more races 3% 4%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 46% 49%
N/A 54% 51%
Male 54% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 29% 38%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
3
Boys Sports
including: Football
Girls sports Cheerleading
Basketball
Soccer
Boys sports Basketball
Soccer
Football

Culture

Parent involvement Join PTO / PTA

Teachers

4
Staff
including: Reading specialist
Staff School counselor
Librarian / media specialist
Reading specialist
Nurse

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students

Sources

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