Truth Institute High School (Closed 2010)

1011 W Center St
Milwaukee, WI 53206
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Truth Institute High School serves 190 students in grades 9-12. 
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Wisconsin state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 97% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Wisconsin state average of 32% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
190 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

This School
State Level (WI)
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
13:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Truth Institute High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Truth Institute High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
n/a
13%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Truth Institute High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Black
96%
9%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Truth Institute High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
3%
68%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Truth Institute High School and the percentage of White public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Truth Institute High School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Wisconsin.
0.08
This chart displays the diversity score of Truth Institute High School and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
36%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Truth Institute High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Truth Institute High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

How many students attend Truth Institute High School?
190 students attend Truth Institute High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
96% of Truth Institute High School students are Black, 3% of students are White, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Truth Institute High School?
Truth Institute High School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 13:1.
What grades does Truth Institute High School offer ?
Truth Institute High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Truth Institute High School part of?
Truth Institute High School is part of Milwaukee School District.

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