Details overview

Hours 9:00 AM - 3:40 PM
School leader Yolanda Hernandez-Garcia
District Milwaukee School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus World languages
Science

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
0
Music
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music None
Performing & written arts Dance
Poetry
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

9
Facilities
including: Parent involvement center
Facilities Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Library
Parent involvement center
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources Tutoring
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities

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
Hispanic 97% 10%
Black, not Hispanic 2% 10%
White, not Hispanic 1% 73%
Multiracial 0% 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Asian 0% 4%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 48% 48%
Male 52% 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 97% 41%
English Language Learners 68% 6%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
2
Boys Sports
including: Soccer
3
Clubs
including: Dance club
Girls sports Soccer
Basketball
Boys sports Basketball
Soccer
Boys sports (misc.) Milwaukee Scores
Girls sports (misc.) Milwaukee Scores
Clubs Dance club
Homework help / Study buddy club
Student council / government
Extended care / Extended programs After

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom

Teachers

13
Staff
including: School counselor
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Teacher experience: 5 years or more 65% 83%
Education levels: Master's degree or higher 22% 55%
Teachers with a valid license 87% 98%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Boys and Girls Club of Milwaukee
Partner website Http://www.boysgirlsclubs.org/
Partner Cientificas
Partner website Http://womensfundmke.org/
Partner Milwaukee County Zoo
Partner website Http://www.milwaukeezoo.org/
Partner America SCORES
Partner website Http://www.americascoresmke.org/
Partner Danza Folclórica

Enrollment

Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines

Sources

Student diversity Translation missing: en.WI Dept of Public Instruction, 2012-2013
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012
  Translation missing: en.WI Dept of Public Instruction, 2012-2013
Teacher characteristics Translation missing: en.WI Dept of Public Instruction, 2011-2012