Details overview

Hours 8:00am - 2:45 pm
School leader Jennifer Ross
District National Collegiate Prep
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Block scheduling
Type of school International baccalaureate

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Multiculturalism / Global

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
3
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Dance
Poetry
Media arts Graphics
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Sculpture
World languages taught American Sign Language (ASL)
Spanish

Support

9
Facilities
including: Sports Fields
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Science lab
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Counseling
Remediation
Tutoring
Differentiated learning programs
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs
School-sponsored trips to college campuses

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 100% 72%
White 0% 10%
Asian 0% 1%
Two or more races 0% 2%
Hispanic 0% 15%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 54% 50%
Male 46% 50%
Special education 16% 13%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 100% N/A
English Language Learners 1% 7%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Cheerleading
4
Boys Sports
including: Track
8
Clubs
including: Robotics club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Flag football
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Flag football
Track
Clubs Forensics club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
Science club
Step team
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom

Awards

Academic award International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme
Year received 2011
Academic award Candidate for Middle States Accreditation
Year received 2013

Teachers

10
Staff
including: Speech therapist(s)
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
Librarian / media specialist
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
Security personnel
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Paid public transportation
School-run shuttle from nearby metro and bus stops No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.nationalprepdc.org
Application requirements Application
Type of application deadline Rolling
Application deadline 03/15/2013
# of applications received 220
For the year 2011-2012
# of students accepted 155
For the year 2011-2012

Sources

Students by group Office of the State Superintendent of Education, 2011-2012
  NCES, 2011-2012