Milwaukee Environmental Science Academy

  • Milwaukee Environmental Science Academy serves 389 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 3% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 43:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

School Overview

  • Milwaukee Environmental Science Academy's student population of 389 students has grown by 177% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students389 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Milwaukee Environmental Science Academy's student:teacher ratio of 43:1 has increased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Milwaukee Environmental Science Academy is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#1957 out of 2,027 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
3%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Milwaukee Environmental Science Academy 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio43:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
1%
12%
Black
94%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Milwaukee Environmental Science Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
4%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Milwaukee Environmental Science Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Milwaukee Environmental Science Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.120.28
This chart display the diversity score of Milwaukee Environmental Science Academy and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
33%
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 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMilwaukee School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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