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

Student subgroups

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

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Programs

Classes

Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Dance
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus Science
Mathematics
Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Instructional / curriculum models used (misc.) Small
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered No

Support

Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Counseling
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Internet access
Kitchen
Library

Extracurriculars

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

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

Teachers

Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gardening teacher
Gifted Specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff French
Spanish

Qualified teachers

Subject Percent of classes taught by highly qualified teachers
All subjects 100%
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 or enrollment process Yes

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