Milwaukee Environmental Science Academy

  • Milwaukee Environmental Science Academy serves 405 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Milwaukee Environmental Science Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Milwaukee Environmental Science Academy's student population of 405 students has grown by 86% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 150% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students405 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Milwaukee Environmental Science Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Milwaukee Environmental Science Academy is 0.14, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#1957 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
1%
12%
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Black
94%
9%
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White
4%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Diversity Score0.140.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Milwaukee Environmental Science Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
2%
6%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMilwaukee School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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