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

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used None

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: Cafeteria
Facilities Cafeteria
Gym
Library
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Other health impairment
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Developmental delay
Level of special education programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White, not Hispanic 60% 73%
Hispanic 22% 10%
Black, not Hispanic 11% 10%
Asian 4% 4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 1% 6%
Female 50% 48%
Male 50% 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 70% 41%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
3
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
2
Clubs
including: Yearbook
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

Type of application deadline Rolling

Sources

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