Details overview

Hours 7:30 am - 3:30 pm
School leader Leave this field blank
District Imagine Southeast Pcs
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Project-based
Standards-based

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Dance
Poetry
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Spanish

Support

11
Facilities
including: Internet access
Facilities Art room
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Tutoring
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education 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
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 99% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 57%
Hispanic 0% 13%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
White 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 0% 7%
Special education 8% 13%
Female 47% 50%
N/A 53% 50%
Male 53% 50%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 71% 61%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
2
Boys Sports
including: Flag football
2
Clubs
including: Dance club
Girls sports Cheerleading
Boys sports Baseball
Flag football
Boys sports (misc.) None offered at this time.
Girls sports (misc.) Step
Clubs Dance club
Yoga club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 6:30 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer in the classroom
School mascot Cheetas
School colors Red, yellow

Awards

Academic award Imagine Schools: New School of the Year Academic Achievement
Year received 2009
Academic award Runner Up Imagine Schools Academic Achievement
Year received 2010
Academic award Imagine Schools Award for Character Development
Year received 2011

Teachers

17
Staff
including: Security personnel
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Dance teacher
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Security personnel
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff None

Highly qualified teachers

Percent of classes taught by highly qualified teachers State average
25% 77%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Paid public transportation
School-run shuttle from nearby metro and bus stops No
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

Learn more /www.imaginesoutheastpcs.org/
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
# of applications received 1100
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 100
For the year 2013-2014

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