Milwaukee School of Languages Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,288
College Readiness Index
29.4
Math Proficiency
2.7
Reading Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 06–12 Grades
  • 1,125 Students
  • 64 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 12th within Wisconsin. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Milwaukee School of Languages is 46 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 68 percent. Milwaukee School of Languages is 1 of 36 high schools in the Milwaukee Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1288
State Rank
#12

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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 1,125
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 68%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 57%
Full-Time Teachers 64

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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 78%
Proficient in Math 68%
College Readiness Index 29.4

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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 36
Total Students 22,646
Proficient in Reading (district average) 48%
Proficient in Math (district average) 32%
College Readiness (district average) 17.0

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Milwaukee School of Languages is 1 of 36 schools in the Milwaukee Public Schools.

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