Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 85% 1%
Hispanic 15% 13%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 57%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
White 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Student subgroups

  This school State average
English learners 2% 7%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 44% 61%
Special education 16% 13%
Female 49% 50%
Male 51% 50%
Source: See notes

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Programs

Classes

Music Band
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Painting
World languages taught Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) Public Policy
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
Gifted / High performing
Standards-based

Support

Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Counseling
Remediation
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College presentations or information sessions
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Facilities Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Internet access
Library
Music room
Science lab

Extracurriculars

Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Soccer
Track
Clubs Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs None

Awards

Academic award We the People city wide competition
Year received 2011
Academic award Youth & Government
Year received 2011

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
School mascot Eagle

Teachers

Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Security personnel
School psychologist
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Qualified teachers

Subject Percent of classes taught by highly qualified teachers
All subjects 97%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

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

Enrollment

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Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 03/15/2013

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Student subgroups NCES, 2011-2012
  Office of the State Superintendent of Education, 2011-2012
Qualified teachers DCPS, 2009-2010