Details overview

Hours 8:20 AM - 3:30 PM
School leader Jan Dahlman
District Milwaukee School District
Transportation options None

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Block scheduling

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Technology
Instructional / curriculum models used College preparatory
Direct instruction
Hybrid / Blended learning
Project-based
Advanced placement (AP) courses

Classes

0
Visual Arts
0
Music
Music None
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Poetry
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts None

Support

4
Facilities
including: Computer lab
Facilities Cafeteria
Computer lab
Internet access
Learning lab
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Tutoring
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 Specific learning disabilities
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Black, not Hispanic 55% 10%
White, not Hispanic 23% 73%
Hispanic 18% 10%
Asian 4% 4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 3% 6%
Female 58% 48%
N/A 42% 52%
Male 42% 52%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 64% 41%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Volleyball
3
Boys Sports
including: Flag football
11
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Girls sports Flag football
Soccer
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Flag football
Soccer
Clubs Art club
Community service
Debate
Game club
Gardening
Homework help / Study buddy club
National Honor Society (NHS)
Science club
Student council / government
Technology club
Yearbook
Clubs (misc.) Pearls for Teen Girls
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
Before school start time 7:45 AM
After school end time 4:30 PM

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Organize cultural events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
School mascot The Owls
School colors Royal Blue and Kelly Green
Students typically come from these schools Victory Gifted and Talented
  Windlake Academy
  LaCausa

Teachers

10
Staff
including: Math specialist
Staff College counselor
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
Math specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff None

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Teacher experience: 5 years or more 0% 83%
Education levels: Master's degree or higher 17% 55%
Teachers with a valid license 100% 98%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http//:www.seedsofhealth.org
Type of application deadline One deadline
Application deadline 01/07/2013
# of applications received 50
For the year 2012-2013
# of students accepted 50
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