Details overview

Hours 8:45 - 3:15
School leader Carol Campbell-Fullard
District District Of Columbia Public Schools
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Science
Technology
Visual arts

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Photography
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
0
Languages
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Dance
Creative writing
Poetry
Drama
Media arts Computer animation
Technical design and production
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
World languages taught None

Support

14
Facilities
including: Auditorium
Facilities Sports Fields
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Art room
Science lab
Outdoor learning lab
Auditorium
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Extra learning resources Mentoring
Tutoring
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Emotional behavioral disabilities
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 100% 1%
Hispanic 1% 13%
Two or more races 0% 57%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
White 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 0% 7%
Special education 24% 13%
Female 43% 50%
N/A 57% 50%
Male 57% 50%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 84% 61%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Softball
7
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
6
Clubs
including: Arts and crafts
Girls sports Softball
Cheerleading
Basketball
Track
Soccer
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Cheerleading
Basketball
Track
Soccer
Football
Volleyball
Boys sports (misc.) Men of Strength Club
Clubs Arts and crafts
Step team
Robotics club
Math club
Science club
Drum line
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
School mascot Panther
School colors Black and Gold
Students typically come from these schools Turner at Green
  Malcolm X
Students typically continue on to these schools Ballou SHS
  Anacostia SHS

Teachers

13
Staff
including: Computer specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Computer specialist
Coach(es)
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff None

Highly qualified teachers

Percent of classes taught by highly qualified teachers State average
42% 77%
Source: See notes

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Teachers with a valid license 64% 80%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
Transportation options (misc.) W8 (Garfield-Anacostia Loop Line), 92 (U Street-Garfield Line), 94 (Stanton Road Line)
School-run shuttle from nearby metro and bus stops No
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Far Southeast Family Strengthening Collaborative
Partner website Http://www.fsfsc.org
Partner City Year
Partner website Http://www.cityyear.org
Partner Hirshhorn Mesume
Partner website Http://www.hirshhorn.si.edu
Partner Fashion Empowering Women Foundation "FEW"
Partner website Few4many.tumblr.com
Partner Dream Works Inc.
Partner website Http://www.wemakedreamswork.org

Enrollment

Learn more Http://dcps.dc.gov/portal/site/DCPS/
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012
  Office of the State Superintendent of Education, 2011-2012
Highly qualified teachers DCPS, 2009-2010
Teacher characteristics DCPS, 2009-2010