Details overview

Hours 08:15 AM - 03:15 PM
School leader Tui Roper
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 World languages
Mathematics
Music
Performing arts
Science
Service learning
Technology
Visual arts
Writing

Classes

1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Poetry

Support

10
Facilities
including: Music room
Facilities Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer
Gym
Library
Playground
Sports Fields
Art room
Science lab
Music room
Extra learning resources Remediation
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning 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
Evening Snack

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black 99% 1%
Hispanic 1% 13%
Two or more races 1% 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 50% 50%
Male 50% 50%
Special education 11% 13%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 62% 61%
English Language Learners 1% 7%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Track
3
Boys Sports
including: Track
6
Clubs
including: Art club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Track
Soccer
Boys sports Basketball
Track
Soccer
Clubs Boy Scouts
Dance club
Science club
Girls on the Run
Drama club
Art club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 07:00 AM
After school end time 06:00 PM

Culture

Students typically continue on to these schools Ron Brown Middle School

Teachers

Highly qualified teachers

Percent of classes taught by highly qualified teachers State average
73% 77%
Source: See notes

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Teachers with a valid license 92% 80%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Paid public transportation
Partner Tabernacle Baptist Church
  Capital Fitness and Health Education
  Contee A.M.E. Zion Church
  Washington Performing Arts Society
  Life Pieces to Master Pieces

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
Application submission begins 12/15/2015
Application deadline 03/15/2016

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