Kosciuszko Montessori

971 West Windlake Ave,

Milwaukee, WI, 53204-3822

Tel: (414)902-7200
Grades: PK-5

219 students

Kosciuszko Montessori serves 219 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 is higher than the WI average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Kosciuszko Montessori operates within the Milwaukee School District.

Overview

The student population of 219 students has grown by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 219 students
Kosciuszko Montessori Total Students (2007-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Kosciuszko Montessori Total Classroom Teachers (2007-2012)
Students by Grade Kosciuszko Montessori Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 37:1 15:1
Kosciuszko Montessori Student : Teacher Ratio (2007-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
89%
10%
Kosciuszko Montessori Hispanic (2007-2012)
Black
3%
11%
Kosciuszko Montessori Black (2007-2012)
White
7%
73%
Kosciuszko Montessori White (2007-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Kosciuszko Montessori Sch Ethnicity Kosciuszko Montessori Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.20 0.44
Kosciuszko Montessori Diversity Score (2007-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
75%
34%
Kosciuszko Montessori Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
6%
Kosciuszko Montessori Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 95,394 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name Milwaukee School District
Number of Schools
Managed
180
3
Number of Students Managed 95,394 908
District Total Revenue $1,240 MM $12 MM
District Spending $1,232 MM $12 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,526 $12,827
District Spending / Student $14,431 $12,642
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Advanced Language And Academic Studies High School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Project Excel (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Forest Home Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Milwaukee Advanced Language And Academic Studies High School
    Charter School
    971 West Windlake Ave
    Milwaukee , WI , 53204
    (414)902-7300
    Charter School
    0  mi  |  243  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Milwaukee Forest Home Elementary School
    1516 West Forest Home Ave
    Milwaukee , WI , 53204
    (414)902-6200
    0.4  mi  |  844  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Milwaukee Allen-field Elementary School
    730 West Lapham Blvd
    Milwaukee , WI , 53204
    (414)902-9200
    0.5  mi  |  767  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Milwaukee Hayes Bilingual School
    2431 South 10th St
    Milwaukee , WI , 53215
    (414)902-9600
    0.5  mi  |  344  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Milwaukee South Division High School
    1515 West Lapham Blvd
    Milwaukee , WI , 53204
    (414)902-8300
    0.6  mi  |  1142  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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