Frequently Asked Questions
1. Does La Luz charge a tuition or fee?
La Luz is a tuition free school, but we do have an annual $800 activity fee which helps cover many activities throughout the year. In case of need, payment plans, scholarships and service hours are available.
The typical cost of private/independent schools os over $12,000 per year.
2. Does La Luz provide lunch?
La Luz does not provide lunch. Students bring their own lunches daily. Some snacks may be provided.
3. What grades does La Luz serve?
Mixed 6th and 7th grades. We have experienced staff who have taught mixed grades before.
4. Will La Luz provide transportation to and from school?
La Luz does not provide transportation to and from school. We do have two vans for transportation to and from learning experiences during the day.
5. What are the school hours?
School hours are from 8:00AM-3:00PM daily. If families need to drop off students earlier, staff will be able to receive students starting at 7:45.
We also offer Homeschool Enrichment programming, which means your child can participate in our model in with more flexibility than a full day schedule. Please contact us for more information.
6. Does La Luz require school uniforms?
La Luz does not require uniforms, but does expect students to dress appropriately for outdoor adventure, as well as follow the DPS dress code for appropriate clothing.
7. Will my child receive learning instruction for all subject areas?
La Luz uses a holistic competency and project based learning approach which includes all subject areas. Students will also receive weekly targeted direct instruction for literacy and math skills.
8. Will students be provided with laptop computers?
La Luz does not provide students with laptop computers, but they are required for students and parents to access online learning and digital learning portfolios. PCs for People offers discounted fees for qualifying families. https://www.pcsforpeople.org/
9. Hablan español ?
Si, tenemos guias quien hablan Espanol.
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