Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Eve Ward
Transportation options None
Preschool capacity 100

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Environmental
Multiculturalism / Global
Instructional / curriculum models used Gifted / High performing
Individually guided instruction
Multi-aged classrooms
Project-based
Teacher-run

Classes

4
Visual Arts
including: Printmaking
2
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Printmaking
Sculpture
World languages taught Spanish

Support

10
Facilities
including: Gym
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Playground
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs
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

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
White 83% 92%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 13% 1%
Black 3% 5%
Hispanic 1% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
6
Clubs
including: Art club
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Clubs Art club
Arts and crafts
Gardening
Girls on the Run
Robotics club
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) Mountain Mallards
  Mountain Jaguares
  Free Range Fitness
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:30 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Music teacher
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Gardening teacher
Coach(es)
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Mountain Stewardship and Outdoor Leadership School
Partner website Http://www.mountainsol.org
Partner Monongahela Master Naturalists
Partner website Http://monongahelamn.blogspot.com/search?q=MLA
Partner Playing for Change Foundation
Partner website Http://playingforchange.org/news/detail/morgantown_learning_academy_in_west_virginia_united_for_chan
Partner Monarch Sister School Program
Partner website Http://monarchsisterschools.org/

Enrollment

Learn more Www.learningacademy.org
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $3000
Tuition range (high) $7000
For the year 2014-2015
Vouchers accepted No

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012