Details overview

Hours 7:45 AM - 2:30 PM
School leader Wendell Smith

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

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Painting
2
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Visual arts Painting
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

5
Facilities
including: Computer
Facilities Cafeteria
Computer
Gym
Library
Playground
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
Extra learning resources Remediation
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Speech and language impairments
Specific learning disabilities
Other health impairment
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 Intensive - school offers a full program for many languages and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program school-wide for at least 25% of the population

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 4 years old

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 78% 10%
Black, not Hispanic 14% 10%
White, not Hispanic 7% 73%
Asian 0% 4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 29% 6%
Female 49% 48%
N/A 51% 52%
Male 51% 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 98% 41%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
3
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
1
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Girls sports Volleyball
Softball
Basketball
Boys sports Soccer
Volleyball
Basketball
Boys sports (misc.) Softball
Clubs Student council / government
Extended care / Extended programs After

Culture

Students typically come from these schools Kagel
  Allen-Field
  Alexander Mitchell Integrated Arts
Students typically continue on to these schools Hamilton High School
  South Division High School
  Bay View High School

Awards

Academic award MPS Safe School Award
Year received 2009
Academic award MPS Safe School Award
Year received 2008

Teachers

World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Teacher experience: 5 years or more 85% 83%
Education levels: Master's degree or higher 35% 55%
Teachers with a valid license 96% 98%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options (misc.)
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

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