Details overview

Hours 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
School leader Todd Beadle
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 192

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Instructional / curriculum models used Core Knowledge
Continuation
Direct instruction
Individually guided instruction
Project-based
Standards-based

Classes

6
Visual Arts
including: Architecture
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Dance
Media arts None
Visual arts Architecture
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
World languages taught Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

14
Facilities
including: Performance stage
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Auditorium
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Performance stage
Playground
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Tutoring
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 Yes
Early childhood starting age Infant

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Students

Student diversity

  This school
Hispanic 65%
Multiracial 22%
White, not Hispanic 6%
Black, not Hispanic 6%
Asian 1%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school
English learners 20%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 90%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
3
Boys Sports
including: Flag football
2
Clubs
including: Cub Scouts
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Soccer
Boys sports Basketball
Flag football
Soccer
Clubs Cub Scouts
Girl Scouts
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 6:00 AM
After school end time 6:00 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Monitor the playground
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
School mascot Crusaders
School colors Red, Blue, Yellow, Green

Teachers

12
Staff
including: Librarian / media specialist
Staff Art teacher
Cooking / nutrition teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Music teacher
Nurse
PE instructor
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans shared with other schools
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner United Way of Greater Milwaukee
Partner website Www.UnitedWayMilwaukee.org
Partner Social Development Commission
Partner website Www.cr-sdc.org
Partner The Council for the Spanish Speaking
Partner website Www.spanishcenter-milw.org

Enrollment

Learn more Www.cdcsj.org
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $0
Tuition range (high) $7000
For the year 2012-2013
Financial aid offered Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted Yes
# of applications received 211
For the year 2012-2013
# of students accepted 199
For the year 2012-2013

Sources

Student diversity Manually entered by a school official
Students by group Manually entered by a school official