Details overview

Hours 7:35 AM - 2:45 PM
School leader Michael Roemer
District Milwaukee School District
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Dress code
Schedule Block scheduling
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school International baccalaureate
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

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

Classes

5
Visual Arts
including: Painting
7
Music
including: Vocal lessons / coaching
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Band
Chamber music
Choir / Chorus
Jazz band
Orchestra
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Poetry
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts Ceramics
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Sculpture
World languages taught French
Spanish

Support

14
Facilities
including: Auditorium
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Library
Music room
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
College / career center
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Remediation
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Deafness
Multiple disabilities
Other health impairment
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 51% 10%
White, not Hispanic 30% 73%
Black, not Hispanic 13% 10%
Asian 4% 4%
Multiracial 0% 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 52% 48%
Male 48% 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 63% 41%
English Language Learners 6% 6%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

11
Girls Sports
including: Softball
12
Boys Sports
including: Golf
16
Clubs
including: Drama club
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Golf
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Wrestling
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Cross country
Football
Golf
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Wrestling
Clubs Art club
Book / reading club
Chess club
Dance club
Debate
Drama club
Drum line
Foreign language and culture club
Forensics club
Lesbian, gay, transgender club
Marching band
Math club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Recycling club
Television / Radio News
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Students typically come from these schools Wedgewood IB Middle School
  A.E. Burdick School
  IDEAL
Students typically continue on to these schools UW-Milwaukee
  UW-Whitewater
  UW-Madison

Awards

Academic award Wisconsin School of Promise
Year received 2009
Academic award US News and World Report Best Schools Bronze Medal Award Winner
Year received 2008
Academic award US News & World Report Gold Medal
Year received 2012

Teachers

12
Staff
including: Assistant principal
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Security personnel
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
World languages spoken by staff French
Spanish

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Teacher experience: 5 years or more 57% 83%
Education levels: Master's degree or higher 24% 55%
Teachers with a valid license 95% 98%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Paid public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://rrhs.schoolwires.net
Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 11/14/2013
# of applications received 1127
For the year 2012-2013
# of students accepted 312
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