Details overview

Hours 8:15 am - 3:35 pm
School leader John Morris Glick

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Schedule Block scheduling
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Honors track
Independent study
Individually guided instruction
Multi-aged classrooms
College preparatory

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Painting
1
Music
including: Rock band
6
Languages
including: Italian
Music Rock band
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Poetry
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
World languages taught Arabic
French
Italian
Japanese
Latin
Spanish
World languages taught (misc.) Tutorials available for many languages

Support

6
Facilities
including: Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Facilities Computer lab
College / career center
Internet access
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Science lab
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
Summer college prep programs
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
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

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Students

Students by group

  This school
English learners 10%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
8
Clubs
including: Art club
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs Art club
Arts and crafts
Chess club
Dance club
Game club
Homework help / Study buddy club
Model UN
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) Ultimate Frisbee Club
  Jam Band
  Meditative Drawing/Color Club
Clubs - dance Contemporary
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
School mascot Owl
School colors Burgundy, Gold
Students typically come from these schools Private or Parochial Grade Schools
  Other High Schools
  International Schools Abroad

Teachers

4
Staff
including: Assistant principal
Staff Assistant principal
College counselor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Arabic
French
German
Italian
Japanese
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options (misc.) Metro Pass discount for DC res
School-run shuttle from nearby metro and bus stops No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://emersonprep.net/Admissions/tabid/74/Default.aspx
Type of application deadline Rolling
Application fee amount 50
Tuition range (low) $11000
Tuition range (high) $13000
For the year 2012-2013
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted Yes

Sources

Students by group Manually entered by a school official