Details overview

Hours 08:40 AM - 03:15 PM
School leader Carolyne E. Albert-Garvey
District District Of Columbia Public Schools
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 0

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Traditional
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Mixto

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Science

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
3
Music
including: None
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music None
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts None
Ceramics
Design
Painting
Printmaking
World languages taught Spanish

Support

13
Facilities
including: Garden / Greenhouse
Facilities Art room
Garden / Greenhouse
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Parent involvement center
Playground
Science lab
Computer lab
Internet access
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Extra learning resources Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Type of center In-school
Early childhood starting age 3 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
White 47% 1%
Black 47% 1%
Two or more races 4% 57%
Hispanic 3% 13%
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 7% 13%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 31% 61%
English Language Learners 3% 7%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Cross country
3
Boys Sports
including: Cheerleading
4
Clubs
including: Chess club
Girls sports None
Cheerleading
Cross country
Boys sports None
Cheerleading
Cross country
Clubs Math club
Chess club
Girls on the Run
Art club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:15 AM
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Eliot HInes
  Stuart Hobson

Teachers

11
Staff
including: School psychologist
Staff Art teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff French
Spanish

Highly qualified teachers

Percent of classes taught by highly qualified teachers State average
70% 77%
Source: See notes

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Teachers with a valid license 91% 80%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
School-run shuttle from nearby metro and bus stops No
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details Http://dcps.dc.gov/enroll
Learn more Www.dcps.dc.gov
Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Application requirements Application
Type of application deadline Rolling
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