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Programs

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Sculpture
3
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: French
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
World languages taught French
Spanish
World languages taught (misc.) Any language through our Distance Learning Lab
Academic themes / Areas of focus None
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Honors track
Independent study
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Yes
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages Spanish
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Early childhood program offered No

Support

16
Facilities
including: Gym
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Remediation
Tutoring
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College presentations or information sessions
SAT/ACT prep classes
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Vocational or skills-based training None
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Science lab
Swimming pool

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black, not Hispanic 80% 10%
Hispanic 16% 10%
Multiracial 3% 2%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 4%
White, not Hispanic 0% 74%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0% 1%
Asian n/a 4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
6
Boys Sports
including: Football
12
Clubs
including: Gardening
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Soccer
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Football
Soccer
Track
Clubs Anime club
Art club
Book / reading club
Debate
Foreign language and culture club
Forensics club
Gardening
Mock trial competition club
Robotics club
Science club
Sewing / knitting club
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Tutor
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
School mascot Bishop
School colors Blue, White
Students typically come from these schools Messmer Preparatory Catholic School
  St. Rose and St. Leo Catholic School
Students typically continue on to these schools Marquette University
  UW-Madison
  UW-Milwaukee

Teachers

14
Staff
including: PE instructor
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School social worker / counselor
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff French
German
Japanese
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options (misc.) Limited busing to some areas
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Carroll University
Partner website Http://www.carrollu.edu
Partner Cardinal Stritch University
Partner website Http://www.stritch.edu
Partner Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Partner website Http://www.jsonline.com

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.messmerschools.org/page.cfm?p=4
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Tuition range (low) $7000
Tuition range (high) $8000
For the year 2013-2014
Vouchers accepted Yes
Financial aid offered Yes
Financial aid type School-based aid
Outside scholarships

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012