Details overview

Hours 7:55 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader Mike Bartels

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Honors track
Independent study
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Photography
3
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
2
Languages
including: French
Music Band
Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Career and Tech programs None
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
World languages taught French
Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

16
Facilities
including: Chapel / spiritual reflection center
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
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Remediation
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
SAT/ACT prep classes
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Black, not Hispanic 74%
Hispanic 21%
Multiracial 3%
Asian 2%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
White, not Hispanic 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
6
Boys Sports
including: Football
13
Clubs
including: Sewing / knitting club
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
Community service
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

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
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: Tutor(s)
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Robotics / Technology specialist
Security personnel
School counselor
Tutor(s)
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/
Type of application deadline Contact the school / Multiple deadlines
Tuition range (low) $7000
Tuition range (high) $8000
For the year 2013-2014
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted Yes

Sources

Student diversity Manually entered by a school official