Details overview

Hours 8:00am - 4:30pm
School leader Allison L. Artis
District Howard University Middle School Of Math And Science
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Science
Mathematics
Technology

Classes

0
Visual Arts
2
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Dance
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught Spanish

Support

9
Facilities
including: Cafeteria
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
College / career center
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Counseling
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Differentiated learning programs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 94% 1%
Hispanic 4% 13%
Two or more races 0% 57%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
White 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 55% 50%
Male 45% 50%
Special education 4% 13%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 58% 61%
English Language Learners 0% 7%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Track
1
Boys Sports
including: Track
19
Clubs
including: Student newspaper
Girls sports Track
Boys sports Track
Clubs Art club
Arts and crafts
Book / reading club
Community service
Dance club
Drama club
Drum line
Foreign language and culture club
Game club
Gardening
Homework help / Study buddy club
Math club
Recycling club
Robotics club
Science club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Technology club
Yearbook

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Students typically continue on to these schools School Without Walls
  Sidwell Friends School
  Gonzaga College High School

Teachers

22
Staff
including: Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gardening teacher
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School counselor
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
100% 77%
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

Application requirements Application

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