Details overview

Hours 8:15am - 3:15pm
School leader Marjo Talbott
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Gifted / High performing
Independent study
Individually guided instruction

Classes

7
Visual Arts
including: Design
7
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
4
Languages
including: Latin
Music Band
Chamber music
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Poetry
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
World languages taught Chinese - Mandarin
French
Latin
Spanish

Support

18
Facilities
including: Learning lab
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Gym
Industrial shop
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Mentoring
Counseling
Career/college counseling
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Level of special education programming None
Level of ESL/ELL programming None

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
White 62%
Black 17%
Two or more races 11%
Hispanic 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

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

Extracurriculars

7
Girls Sports
including: Swimming
10
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
21
Clubs
including: Drama club
Girls sports Basketball
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Wrestling
Clubs Amnesty International
Anime club
Art club
Chess club
Community service
Dance club
Debate
Drama club
Habitat for Humanity
Homework help / Study buddy club
It's Academic
Lesbian, gay, transgender club
Literary magazine
Model Congress
Model UN
Special Olympics
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Technology club
Yearbook
Yoga club
Extended care / Extended programs After

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

19
Staff
including: PE instructor
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
School-run shuttle from nearby metro and bus stops No
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Horizons of Greater Washington
Partner website Http://www.horizonsgreaterwashington.org/

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.maret.org/admission/index.aspx
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 01/06/2013
Application fee amount 65
Application fee waivers available? Yes
Tuition range (low) $25000
Tuition range (high) $35000
For the year 2013-2014
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 800
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 140
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity Manually entered by a school official
Students by group Manually entered by a school official