Details overview

Hours 08:00 AM - 03:15 PM
School leader Debra Trapani
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 0

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Special Education
Instructional / curriculum models used None

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Painting
0
Music
1
Languages
including: American Sign Language (ASL)
Music None
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught American Sign Language (ASL)
World languages taught (misc.) American Sign Language

Support

17
Facilities
including: Library
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Swimming pool
Extra learning resources None
Differentiated learning programs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Deafness
Speech and language impairments
Level of special education programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Type of center In-school
Early childhood starting age Infant
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

Students by group

  This school
Special education 100%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 100%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
1
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
3
Clubs
including: Gardening
Girls sports Basketball
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Clubs Gardening
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 05:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
School mascot Wildcat
School colors Blue and Yellow
Students typically continue on to these schools Model Secondary School for the Deaf

Teachers

12
Staff
including: Coach(es)
Staff Art teacher
Dance teacher
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
School psychologist
School counselor
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)

Neighborhood

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

Enrollment

Learn more Http://gallaudet.edu/kdes/admissions.html
Application requirements Application
Type of application deadline Rolling
Application submission begins 12/15/2015
Application deadline 03/16/2016
Application fee waivers available? Yes
Tuition range (low) $0
Tuition range (high) $0
For the year 2013-2014
Financial aid offered None
Vouchers accepted Yes

Sources

Students by group Manually entered by a school official