Students

Student diversity

  This school
Black, not Hispanic 90%
Hispanic 6%
Multiracial 1%
Asian 1%
White, not Hispanic 1%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Source: See notes

Student subgroups

  This school
English learners 0%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 100%
Source: See notes

Programs

Classes

World languages taught None
Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Independent study
Multi-aged classrooms
Project-based
Standards-based
Teacher-run
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Early childhood program offered No

Support

Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Level of ESL/ELL programming None
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
College preparation resources SAT/ACT prep classes
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Vocational or skills-based training Construction / Building
Culinary
Facilities Sports Fields
Audiovisual aids
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Internet access
Kitchen
Library

Extracurriculars

Boys sports Power lifting / Weight lifting
Clubs Community service
Habitat for Humanity
Step team
Student council / government
Technology club

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
School mascot Bulldog
School colors Black and Gold
Students typically come from these schools Our students come from many different institutions, but most are referred due to a need for non-
  Traditional classroom settings and intense structure.

Teachers

Staff Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Instructional aide / coach
Math specialist
Reading specialist
Security personnel
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Vouchers accepted Yes
Financial aid offered Yes
# of applications received 387
For the year 2012-2013
# of students accepted 270
For the year 2012-2013

Sources

Student diversity Manually entered by a school official, 2011-2012
Student subgroups Manually entered by a school official, 2011-2012