Details overview

Hours 7:35 AM - 2:30 PM
School leader Patricia Cifax
District Milwaukee School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
2
Music
including: Band
0
Languages
Music Band
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught None

Support

3
Facilities
including: Gym
Facilities Cafeteria
Gym
Library
Extra learning resources Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Other health impairment
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Developmental delay

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White, not Hispanic 55% 72%
Hispanic 24% 11%
Black, not Hispanic 15% 10%
Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 4%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 3% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 54% 48%
Male 46% 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 68% N/A
English Language Learners 1% 6%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
3
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
2
Clubs
including: Girl Scouts
Girls sports Basketball
Soccer
Softball
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Soccer
Volleyball
Boys sports (misc.) Coed
Girls sports (misc.) Coed
Clubs Girl Scouts
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Students typically continue on to these schools Hamilton High School

Awards

Academic award Nationally Recognized Blue Ribbon School
  New Wisconsin Promise School of Recognition
Year received 2008
Academic award New Wisconsin Promise School of Recognition
Year received 2009

Teachers

0
Staff
Staff None
World languages spoken by staff None

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Teacher experience: 5 years or more 100% 83%
Education levels: Master's degree or higher 52% 55%
Teachers with a valid license 96% 98%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

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

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2013-2014
Students by group NCES, 2013-2014
  WI Dept. of Public Instruction, 2012-2013
Teacher characteristics WI Dept. of Public Instruction, 2011-2012