Details overview

Hours 08:45 AM - 03:15 PM
School leader Deborah Bergeron
District District Of Columbia Public Schools
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 0

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Mixto

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
1
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught Spanish

Support

7
Facilities
including: Outdoor learning lab
Facilities Sports Fields
Cafeteria
Garden / Greenhouse
Internet access
Library
Outdoor learning lab
Playground
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Other health impairment

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Type of center In-school
Early childhood starting age 4 years old
Certified and/or licensed Yes
Accredited Yes
Days open Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Financial aid options None
Preschool meals offered Breakfast
Morning Snack
Lunch
Afternoon Snack
Evening Snack

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 56% 1%
White 29% 1%
Hispanic 5% 13%
Two or more races 4% 57%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 1% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 44% 50%
Male 56% 50%
Special education 10% 13%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 29% 61%
English Language Learners 5% 7%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Tennis
2
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
10
Clubs
including: Robotics club
Girls sports Cheerleading
Soccer
Tennis
Boys sports Soccer
Tennis
Clubs Art club
Chess club
Drama club
Gardening
Girls on the Run
Robotics club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Yoga club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 06:05 AM
After school end time 06:05 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Join PTO / PTA
Students typically continue on to these schools Deal Middle School
  Wilson HIgh School

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Dance teacher
Staff Art teacher
Dance teacher
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
Security personnel
School counselor
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Highly qualified teachers

Percent of classes taught by highly qualified teachers State average
63% 77%
Source: See notes

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Teachers with a valid license 81% 80%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Paid public transportation
School-run shuttle from nearby metro and bus stops No

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details Http://dcps.dc.gov/enroll
Learn more Http://dcps.dc.gov/enroll
Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Application requirements Application
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Application submission begins 12/15/2015
Application deadline 03/01/2016

Sources

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