Lady Pitts (Closed 2012)

5075 North Sherman Blvd
Milwaukee, WI 53209
  • Lady Pitts served 91 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was ≤20% (which was lower than the Wisconsin state average of 77%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 21-39% (which was lower than the Wisconsin state average of 83%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 98% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students91 students
This chart display total students of Lady Pitts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Lady Pitts by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Lady Pitts by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lady Pitts and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lady Pitts and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Lady Pitts and the public school average student teacher ratio of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Lady Pitts and percentage of American Indian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Asian
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lady Pitts and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lady Pitts and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
92%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lady Pitts and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
2%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lady Pitts and the percentage of White public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lady Pitts.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.150.28
This chart display the diversity score of Lady Pitts and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Graduation Rate (10-11)40-49%
86%
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lady Pitts and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lady Pitts and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMilwaukee School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:
Recent Articles
Learn how you can help improve your child's food options in public school cafeterias.
Being a parent is never easy, but some children are more challenging than others. If you're concerned that your child's behavioral issues might be more than just temporary, consider whether an alternative school might be the next move.
All students deserve to have an equal chance at academic success but not every student learns in the same way. Alternative schools provide students with unique challenges or abilities an opportunity to succeed in a different educational setting. Keep reading to learn more about alternative schools and their impact on college admissions.