Details overview

School leader Brian Vance
District Seattle Public Schools
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Photography
6
Music
including: Orchestra
4
Languages
including: American Sign Language (ASL)
Music Band
Chamber music
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Jazz band
Orchestra
Performing & written arts Drama
Creative writing
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Painting
Photography
Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught American Sign Language (ASL)
French
Japanese
Spanish

Support

13
Facilities
including: Computer lab
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
College / career center
Computer lab
Gym
Industrial shop
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab
Cafeteria
Extra learning resources Counseling
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 62% 60%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 18% 7%
Black 9% 5%
Hispanic 8% 20%
Two or more races 2% 6%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Special education 10% 13%
Female 50% 48%
N/A 50% 52%
Male 50% 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 20% 44%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

12
Girls Sports
including: Swimming
13
Boys Sports
including: Football
Girls sports Cheerleading
Cross country
Diving
Golf
Gymnastics
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Basketball
Boys sports Baseball
Cross country
Diving
Football
Golf
Power lifting / Weight lifting
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Water polo
Wrestling
Basketball

Culture

Parent involvement Join PTO / PTA

Teachers

20
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff Art teacher
Assistant principal
College counselor
Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Robotics / Technology specialist
School psychologist
School counselor
Security personnel
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Nurse

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Education levels: Master's degree or higher 71% 66%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group WA OSPI, 2009-2010
  NCES, 2011-2012
Teacher characteristics WA OSPI, 2009-2010