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Hours 7:45 AM - 2:30 PM
School leader Thomas Matthews
District Milwaukee School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: None
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Drama
Dance
Visual arts Painting
None
World languages taught American Sign Language (ASL)
Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus None
Special schedule Block scheduling
Extended / longer school day
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 4 years old

Support

7
Facilities
including: Art room
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
Level of ESL/ELL programming None
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 Autism
Speech and language impairments
Specific learning disabilities
Multiple disabilities
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Library
Performance stage

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White, not Hispanic 44% 73%
Hispanic 31% 10%
Black, not Hispanic 19% 10%
Asian 2% 4%
Multiracial 0% 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 77% 41%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Flag football
4
Boys Sports
including: Football
1
Clubs
including: Drama club
Girls sports Softball
Volleyball
Basketball
Flag football
Boys sports Basketball
Volleyball
Football
Flag football
Clubs Drama club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Dress code None
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Milwaukee Public Schools
Students typically continue on to these schools Various Milwaukee public schools

Teachers

10
Staff
including: School psychologist
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
Nurse
PE instructor
School psychologist
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Teacher experience: 5 years or more 100% 83%
Education levels: Master's degree or higher 51% 55%
Teachers with a valid license 96% 98%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
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