Detention Center (Closed 2006)

10201 W Watertown Plank Rd
Detention Center served 21 students in grades 5-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 was lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 95% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 5-12
Total Students21 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Detention Center by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2005-2006 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Student : Teacher Ratio3:115:1
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American Indian
5%
1%
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Asian
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Detention Center and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Hispanic
9%
12%
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Black
76%
9%
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White
5%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Detention Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score
0.410.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch (00-01)
6%
18%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (00-01)
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Detention Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2000-01 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWauwatosa School District
Source: 2005-2006 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Detention Center is Plank Road Complex (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Milwaukee Plank Road Complex Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 64 students
    0.5 miles
    10201 W Watertown Plank Rd
    Milwaukee, WI 53226
    (414) 257-7128
    0.5 K-12 64
  • Milwaukee Underwood Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 317 students
    0.7 miles
    11132 W Potter Rd
    Milwaukee, WI 53226
    (414) 773-1700
    0.7 PK-5 317
  • Milwaukee Wauwatosa Stem Charter School
    Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 135 students
    1.4 miles
    1060 N Glenview Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53213
    (414) 773-1900
    1.4 K-5 135
  • Milwaukee Wilson Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 158 students
    1.4 miles
    1060 N Glenview Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53213
    (414) 773-1900
    1.4 PK-5 158
  • Milwaukee Mckinley Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 398 students
    1.6 miles
    2435 N 89th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53226
    (414) 773-1500
    1.6 PK-5 398
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