Student diversity

  This school State average
Black, not Hispanic 96% 10%
White, not Hispanic 3% 73%
Multiracial 1% 2%
Hispanic 0% 10%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Asian 0% 4%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 0% 6%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 97% 41%
Female 50% 48%
Male 50% 52%
Source: See notes

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Music None
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught None
Academic themes / Areas of focus Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 4 years old


Extra learning resources Tutoring
Differentiated learning programs
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Significant developmental delay
Speech and language impairments
Specific learning disabilities
Multiple disabilities
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Facilities Playground
Parent center
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Internet access
Garden / Greenhouse
Computer lab
Art room
Sports Fields


Girls sports Cheerleading
Boys sports Basketball
Flag football
Boys sports (misc.) Drill Team
Girls sports (misc.) Drill Team
Extended care / Extended programs After


Academic award Wisconsin New Promise Award
Year received 2006
Academic award Wisconsin New Promise Award
Year received 2007


Parent involvement (misc.) I Have A Dream Program
Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Join PTO / PTA
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
Volunteer in the classroom
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
School mascot Cougars
School colors Red, White
Students typically continue on to these schools Washington High School
  North Division High School
  Riverside University High School


Staff Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Special education coordinator
School psychologist
School social worker / counselor
Security personnel
Robotics / Technology specialist
PE instructor
Librarian / media specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Art teacher

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Teacher experience: 5 years or more 87% 83%
Education levels: Master's degree or higher 47% 55%
Teachers with a valid license 96% 98%
Source: See notes


Transportation options Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner I Have A Dream Milwaukee
  Boys and Girls Club of Greater Milwaukee


Application or enrollment process No


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