Details overview

Hours 8:30 am - 3:15pm
School leader Jim Neill
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used None

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Bell / handbell choir
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish

Support

12
Facilities
including: Art room
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Tutoring
Level of special education programming None
Level of ESL/ELL programming None

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 79% 1%
Black 10% 1%
Two or more races 5% 57%
Hispanic 4% 13%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 0%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
3
Boys Sports
including: Lacrosse
7
Clubs
including: Community service
Girls sports Basketball
Lacrosse
Soccer
Boys sports Basketball
Lacrosse
Soccer
Clubs Boy Scouts
Community service
Girls on the Run
Homework help / Study buddy club
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:30 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
School mascot Cardinal
School colors Red, white
Students typically continue on to these schools Sidwell Friends
  Potomac
  St Alban's/NCS

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Assistant principal
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School counselor
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff German
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
School-run shuttle from nearby metro and bus stops No
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

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Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 01/17/2014
Application fee amount 60
Application fee waivers available? No
Tuition range (low) $16000
Tuition range (high) $25000
For the year 2013-2014
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted Yes

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group Manually entered by a school official