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Hours 8:15 AM - 3:10 PM
School leader Tyson Tlachac
District Tenor High School Agency
Transportation options None

Programs

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Painting
0
Music
0
Languages
Music None
Performing & written arts Drama
Poetry
Media arts None
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
World languages taught None
Academic themes / Areas of focus None
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Hybrid / Blended learning
Independent study
Individually guided instruction
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Early childhood program offered No

Support

8
Facilities
including: Library
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
College preparation resources Community college courses
Vocational or skills-based training Agriculture
Auto mechanics
Business management
Computer programming
Construction / Building
Cosmetology
Culinary
Electrical
HVAC
Industrial / Graphic Design
IT support
Plumbing
Pre-law
Welding certification
Engineering
Facilities Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Gym
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Science lab

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 42% 10%
Black, not Hispanic 36% 10%
White, not Hispanic 19% 73%
Asian 3% 4%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 1% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 10% 6%
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 83% 41%
Female 48% 48%
Male 52% 52%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
5
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
8
Clubs
including: Art club
Girls sports Cross country
Flag football
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Cross country
Flag football
Soccer
Track
Clubs Art club
Community service
Drama club
Homework help / Study buddy club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Science club
Student council / government
Yearbook
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Dress code Dress code
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
School mascot Titans
School colors Maroon and Grey

Awards

Academic award UWM granted a 5 year charter renewal
Year received 2009
Academic award 1st place team for the 2nd year in Marquette Steet law Program mock trial
Year received 2009
Academic award Nominated for best charter school of the year
Year received 2008

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Speech and language therapist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Reading specialist
School psychologist
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Teacher experience: 5 years or more 30% 83%
Education levels: Master's degree or higher 21% 55%
Teachers with a valid license 100% 98%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner MATC
Partner website Www.matc.edu

Enrollment

Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 60
For the year 2012-2013
# of students accepted 60
For the year 2012-2013

Sources

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