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School leader:  Barry Applewhite
2300 West Highland Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53233

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(414) 934-7000
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Best known for
"We are best known for comprehensive arts education."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After
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  • Coed / Single gender
    Mixto
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Arts (all), Visual arts
  • Arts
    Choir / Chorus, Band, Jazz band, Orchestra, Drama, Poetry...
  • World languages
    Spanish
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19 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a parent · January 13, 2015
All three of my kids went to MHSA, and they had a great time at a diverse school. It prepared them for success at UW-Madison. They and their friends are such wonderful, interesting, talented young adults. Some students travel the world, some are... more

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Submitted by a student · October 16, 2014
I am a current student of MHSA (class of 2017) and I LOVE it! Even though it has its days and drama like every high school,it really shows how dedicated they are to the arts and the regular academic part is equal to the arts academics. Its a great... more

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Submitted by a parent · June 02, 2014
My daughter is in the class of 2015 at MHSA. The orchestra and music training has been unparalleled. I believe with her MHSA and MYSO (milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra) experiences have given her a very broad and diverse musical experience that... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 29, 2011
I was a student at this school (class of 1992) and I do not feel that the education which I received was comprehensive enough to prepare for me for continued education opportunities. Though the art programs were very good, in hindsight I am... more

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About this school

MHSA provides two hours of dedicated arts instruction daily combined with a rigorous academic curriculum. We are a creative, challenging, and nurturing cultural community. MHSA provides a distinguished foundation for higher education. A unique characteristic of the student body is found in how they embrace differences and appreciate the worth of every person. Acceptance and tolerance are hallmarks of students pursuing and concentrating on their artistic and academic dreams. We support the belief that our common interests are more powerful than our differences.

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Last modified: January 13, 2015
Milwaukee High School of the Arts
2300 West Highland Avenue, Milwaukee, WI  53233
Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 19 reviews. (414) 934-7000
Last modified Milwaukee High School of the Arts is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 2 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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