Details overview

Hours 08:40 AM - 03:15 PM
School leader Dawn Feltman
District District Of Columbia Public Schools
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 0

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Traditional
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: Photography
2
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Media arts None
Visual arts Painting
Photography
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

11
Facilities
including: Outdoor learning lab
Facilities Outdoor learning lab
Music room
Library
Kitchen
Internet access
Gym
Computer lab
Cafeteria
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Multiple disabilities

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered 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
Financial aid options None
Preschool meals offered Breakfast
Morning Snack
Lunch
Afternoon Snack

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 67% 1%
Hispanic 29% 13%
White 1% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 57%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 50% 50%
Male 50% 50%
Special education 9% 13%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 57% 61%
English Language Learners 24% 7%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
3
Boys Sports
including: Tennis
13
Clubs
including: Yearbook
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Tennis
Boys sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Tennis
Clubs Step team
Science club
Gardening
Drama club
Debate
Cub Scouts
Cooking club
Chess club
Boy Scouts
Art club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Monitor the playground
Join PTO / PTA
Attend parent nights
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom

Teachers

13
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Security personnel
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Highly qualified teachers

Percent of classes taught by highly qualified teachers State average
32% 77%
Source: See notes

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Teachers with a valid license 58% 80%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Paid public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner McDonald's
  United States Tennis Association
  Heart of America
  American Airlines
  New Bethel Baptist Church

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
Type of application deadline Rolling
Application submission begins 12/15/2015
Application deadline 03/14/2016

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