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At a Glance

Y5-8

Grades

790

Amazing Students

9

Character-building Monthly Virtues

1995

Year Opened
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Facts

Free and Reduced Lunch

Free and Reduced Lunch

We offer healthy, balanced meals to all students, including hot lunch each full school day. Our free and reduced program is available to families that qualify.

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Before and After School Care

Before and After School Care

We offer on-site after school care through YMCA. In addition, off-site after school care with provided transportation may be available.

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Transportation

Transportation

Busing is not provided, so parents are expected to provide the means for children to get to and from our school. Contact us if you would like to ask about parent carpooling.

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Dress Code

Dress Code

We have a dress code designed to reduce distractions so children can focus on academic success. Our dress code is flexible and cost effective.

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Activities & More

In addition to our academics and moral focus, we support our students with a variety of extra programs.
We've highlighted a few below.
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Sports

Basketball, Volleyball, Soccer, Cheerleading, Cross Country, Bowling

Saxophone

Music

Weekly music class (specials), Band, Choir, Solo ensemble, Pep band

Artist palette

Art

Weekly art class (specials), Dance, Drama

Chess pieces

Clubs

Science Olympiad, Girls on the Run, Student Ambassadors

Pile of colorful legos

Fun LEGO Facts & Budget-friendly Alternatives

2022 marks the 90th year of LEGO – and they’ve never been more beloved by children and adults alike. Due to their clever design, the possibilities of what you can build are as limitless as your creativity!

Keep reading to learn some surprising facts you may not know about these small, colorful plastic bricks!

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