Details overview

Hours 08:45 AM - 03:15 PM
School leader Donald Bryant
District District Of Columbia Public Schools
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 0

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Painting
2
Music
including: Band
0
Languages
Music Band
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Media arts Technical design and production
Visual arts Ceramics
Painting
World languages taught None

Support

12
Facilities
including: Performance stage
Facilities Sports Fields
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Internet access
Library
Performance stage
Playground
Outdoor learning lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Extra learning resources Remediation
Acceleration
Mentoring
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No
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
Saturday
Financial aid options None
Preschool meals offered Breakfast
Morning Snack
Lunch
Afternoon Snack

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 65% 1%
Black 15% 1%
Hispanic 11% 13%
Two or more races 5% 57%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 50% 50%
Male 50% 50%
Special education 6% 13%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 13% 61%
English Language Learners 24% 7%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Softball
4
Boys Sports
including: Flag football
8
Clubs
including: Model UN
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Gymnastics
Softball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Flag football
Gymnastics
Clubs Foreign language and culture club
Gardening
Girls on the Run
Homework help / Study buddy club
Model UN
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Recycling club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:30 AM
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
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
Students typically continue on to these schools Hardy Middle School
  Washington Latin
  Basis

Awards

Community service award Pennies for Patients
Year received 2011
Community service award Pennies for Patients
Year received 2012
Academic award Granted Autonomy Status
Year received 2010
Academic award LEEDS Gold Standard
Year received 2011
Academic award Green Ribbon School
Year received 2012

Teachers

17
Staff
including: Tutor(s)
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gardening teacher
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist
School counselor
Speech therapist(s)
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Arabic
French
Russian
Spanish

Highly qualified teachers

Percent of classes taught by highly qualified teachers State average
79% 77%
Source: See notes

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Teachers with a valid license 100% 80%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
Paid public transportation
School-run shuttle from nearby metro and bus stops No
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner DC Greens
Partner website Dcgreens.org

Enrollment

Application/ enrollment process details Http://dcps.dc.gov/enroll
Learn more Http://dcps.dc.gov/enroll
Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Application requirements Application
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 DCPS, 2009-2010
Teacher characteristics DCPS, 2009-2010