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Hours 7:45 AM - 2:30 PM
School leader Janine Cano Graber
District Milwaukee School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

1
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
1
Languages
including: Italian
Performing & written arts Drama
Visual arts Ceramics
World languages taught Italian
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Honors track
Standards-based
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Yes
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages Italian
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

Support

2
Facilities
including: Library
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs
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 Speech and language impairments
Other
Facilities Computer
Library

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 34% 10%
White, not Hispanic 33% 73%
Black, not Hispanic 20% 10%
Asian 10% 4%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 2% 1%
Multiracial 1% 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 14% 6%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 88% 41%
Female 47% 48%
Male 53% 52%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

1
Girls Sports
including: Flag football
2
Boys Sports
including: Football
1
Clubs
including: Yearbook
Girls sports Flag football
Boys sports Football
Flag football
Clubs Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
After school end time 6:00 PM
Before school start time 6:45 AM

Culture

Dress code None
Students typically come from these schools Na
Students typically continue on to these schools Ronald Reagan IB High School
  Milwaukee HS of the Arts
  Milwaukee School of Languages

Awards

Academic award Our school was selected to represent schools across our nation by taking part in the National Assessment of Educational Progres
Year received 2008
Academic award Awarded $2,000 from the Italian Government via ICC, WisItalia, and Sons of Italy.
Year received 2008
Academic award Awarded $400 from the American Leagion Milwaukee Post 18 for art and writing contest
Year received 2008

Teachers

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Teacher experience: 5 years or more 82% 83%
Education levels: Master's degree or higher 32% 55%
Teachers with a valid license 95% 98%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines

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