Details overview

Hours 7:45 AM - 2:25 PM
School leader Christopher Hauser
District Milwaukee School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None

Academic focus and philosophy

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

Classes

2
Music
including: Vocal lessons / coaching
Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Vocal lessons / coaching

Support

6
Facilities
including: Computer lab
Facilities Cafeteria
Gym
Library
Playground
Sports Fields
Computer lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Speech and language impairments
Specific learning disabilities
Orthopedic impairments
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 None

Early childhood program

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

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black, not Hispanic 56% 10%
White, not Hispanic 30% 73%
Hispanic 9% 10%
Asian 4% 4%
Multiracial 1% 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 1% 6%
Female 45% 48%
Male 55% 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 55% 41%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
4
Boys Sports
including: Flag football
3
Clubs
including: Boy Scouts
Girls sports Basketball
Soccer
Flag football
Boys sports Basketball
Football
Soccer
Flag football
Clubs Student newspaper
Boy Scouts
Girl Scouts
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Parent involvement Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Milwaukee School of Languages
  Samuel Morse * John Marshall School of the Gifted &Talented
  Rufus King IB Middle School

Awards

Academic award M.P.S. "Mosaic School Recognition"
Year received 2007
Academic award M.P.S. High Value-Added, High Attainment School
Year received 2008
Academic award M.P.S. High Value-Added, High Attainment School
Year received 2007

Teachers

8
Staff
including: Art teacher
Staff Art teacher
Assistant principal
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
Nurse
Reading specialist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Teacher experience: 5 years or more 100% 83%
Education levels: Master's degree or higher 24% 55%
Teachers with a valid license 100% 98%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Buses / vans shared with other schools
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