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School leader:  Cynthia Dismuke
1250 East Burleigh Street
Milwaukee, WI 53212

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(414) 267-5700
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"Our committment to providing quality education for all students."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    None, Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Special Education
  • Sports
    Basketball
  • Student clubs
    Chess club, Forensics club, Girl Scouts, Special Olympics
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11 reviews

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Submitted by a community member · October 05, 2015
I do not feel the same schooling as for the special needs children. Just my opinion from placing a k4 both times and I do not see a real difference of learning structure as far as his writing skills nor reading skills and he's been placed in 1st... more

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Submitted by a parent · August 21, 2014
This school is phenomenal in so many ways. As a parent, of a child with special needs who is in a wheel chair. This is one of the most comfortable and cozy environments ever. They meet my son's needs in every aspect. Therapies, speech, OT,... more

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Submitted by a community member · August 07, 2013
The school is has highly dedicated and professional staff. The special needs and regular education curriculum allows children with disabilities and regular education students the opportunity to work side by side. Academics and empathy are... more

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Submitted by a parent · October 29, 2012
This school is SO focused in special needs children. 47% of the total school population (665 students) have special needs. That's VERY LARGE. So I pulled my child out of this school. The test scored are VERY low. I think that the school is for... more

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Last modified: October 5, 2015
Last modified Gaenslen School is a Public school that serves grades K-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 2 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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