Details overview

Hours 7:35 AM - 2:35 PM
School leader Eduardo Galvan
District Milwaukee School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Mixto

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Engineering
Mathematics
Science
Technology

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Ceramics
1
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Poetry
Dance
Creative writing
Media arts Technical design and production
Visual arts Architecture
Ceramics
Painting
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

13
Facilities
including: Performance stage
Facilities Sports Fields
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
College / career center
Extra learning resources Remediation
Tutoring
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs

Early childhood program

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

Dig deeper


Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 95% 10%
White, not Hispanic 2% 73%
Black, not Hispanic 2% 10%
Asian 0% 4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 47% 48%
Male 53% 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 95% 41%
English Language Learners 48% 6%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

7
Girls Sports
including: Flag football
7
Boys Sports
including: Track
10
Clubs
including: Chess club
Girls sports Volleyball
Track
Softball
Soccer
Flag football
Cross country
Basketball
Boys sports Soccer
Football
Flag football
Basketball
Cross country
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports (misc.) Boys softball
Clubs Boy Scouts
Chess club
Dance club
Girl Scouts
Girls on the Run
National Honor Society (NHS)
Robotics club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Organize fundraising events
Chaperone school trips
Attend parent nights
Students typically continue on to these schools Ronald Reagan H.S.
  Rufus King H.S.
  MPS H.S.

Awards

Academic award Mosaic School
  Mosaic School
Year received 2007
Academic award High Achieving School
Year received 2008

Teachers

18
Staff
including: Librarian / media specialist
Staff Special education coordinator
School counselor
School psychologist
Robotics / Technology specialist
Nurse
Reading specialist
PE instructor
Music teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Coach(es)
College counselor
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Art teacher
Assistant principal
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish
Italian
French

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Teacher experience: 5 years or more 89% 83%
Education levels: Master's degree or higher 23% 55%
Teachers with a valid license 89% 98%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
# of applications received 800
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 734
For the year 2014-2015

Sources

Student diversity Translation missing: en.WI Dept of Public Instruction, 2012-2013
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012
  Translation missing: en.WI Dept of Public Instruction, 2012-2013
Teacher characteristics Translation missing: en.WI Dept of Public Instruction, 2011-2012