Details overview

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

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

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

Classes

0
Visual Arts
1
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
0
Languages
Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught None

Support

8
Facilities
including: Library
Facilities Auditorium
Cafeteria
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Emotional behavioral disabilities
Multiple disabilities
Other health impairment
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Developmental delay

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
Hispanic 62% 10%
White, not Hispanic 17% 73%
Black, not Hispanic 15% 10%
Multiracial 1% 2%
Asian 0% 4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 48% 48%
Male 52% 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 89% 41%
English Language Learners 6% 6%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
4
Boys Sports
including: Track
Girls sports Basketball
Flag football
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Flag football
Track
Volleyball
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools Wedgewood Park International School
  Audubon Middle School
  K-8 Public Schools

Awards

Academic award PBIS School of Recognition
Year received 2012

Teachers

10
Staff
including: PE instructor
Staff ELL / ESL Coordinator
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff None
Spanish

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Teacher experience: 5 years or more 91% 83%
Education levels: Master's degree or higher 48% 55%
Teachers with a valid license 100% 98%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner St. Lukes Hospital
  Junior Achievment
  UMOS

Enrollment

Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
# of applications received 200
For the year 2012-2013
# of students accepted 200
For the year 2012-2013

Sources

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