Milwaukee School of Languages Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,649
College Readiness Index
22.1
Math Proficiency
2.6
Reading Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 06–12 Grades
  • 1,094 Students
  • 67 Teachers

Milwaukee School of Languages
8400 WEST BURLEIGH ST
MILWAUKEE, WI 53222

Phone: (414) 393-5700

District: Milwaukee Public Schools

Overview

Milwaukee School of Languages is ranked 25th within Wisconsin. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Milwaukee School of Languages is 36 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 68 percent. Milwaukee School of Languages is 1 of 37 high schools in the Milwaukee Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1649
State Rank
#25

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,094
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 68%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 50%
Full-Time Teachers 67

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 79%
Proficient in Math 64%
College Readiness Index 22.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 06 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 37
Total Students 24,086
Proficient in Reading (district average) 35%
Proficient in Math (district average) 26%
College Readiness (district average) 15.1

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