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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 248 public schools in Milwaukee, WI, serving 113,676 students.
  • Milwaukee, WI public school have an average math proficiency score of 25% (versus the Wisconsin public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 30% (versus the 44% statewide average). Schools in Milwaukee have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Wisconsin public schools.
  • The top ranked public school in Milwaukee, WI are Wauwatosa Stem, Lincoln Elementary School and Stormonth Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Wisconsin public school average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is more than the Wisconsin public school average of 15:1.

Top Milwaukee, WI Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Academy Of Accelerated Learning Math: 36% | Reading: 34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3727 S 78th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53220
    (414)604-7300

    Grades: PK-5 | 625 students
  • Alba - Academia De Lenguaje Y Bellas Artes Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1712 S 32nd St
    Milwaukee, WI 53215
    (414)902-7525

    Grades: PK-5 | 494 students
  • Alcott Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3563 S 97th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53228
    (414)604-7400

    Grades: PK-8 | 324 students
  • Allen-field Elementary School Math: 13% | Reading: 10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    730 W Lapham Blvd
    Milwaukee, WI 53204
    (414)902-9200

    Grades: PK-5 | 624 students
  • Alliance School Of Milwaukee Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    850 W Walnut St
    Milwaukee, WI 53205
    (414)267-5400

    Grades: 9-12 | 203 students
  • Andrew Douglas School
    3620 N 18th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53206
    (414)615-3915

    Grades: PK-8 | 234 students
  • Assata High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3517 W Courtland Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53209
    (414)345-6113

    Grades: 9-12 | 113 students
  • Atwater Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 54%
    Rank: Top 20%
    2100 E Capitol Dr
    Milwaukee, WI 53211
    (414)963-6962

    Grades: PK-6 | 545 students
  • Audubon Technology And Communication High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3300 S 39th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53215
    (414)902-7800

    Grades: 9-12 | 378 students
  • Audubon Technology And Communication Middle School Math: 4% | Reading: 11%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3300 S 39th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53215
    (414)902-7800

    Grades: 6-8 | 582 students
  • Auer Avenue Elementary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2319 W Auer Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53206
    (414)875-4500

    Grades: PK-8 | 261 students
  • Banner Preparatory School Of Milwaukee Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    4610 W State St
    Milwaukee, WI 53208
    (414)461-9561

    Grades: 9-12 | 62 students
  • Barbee Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4456 N Teutonia Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53209
    (414)874-5600

    Grades: PK-6 | 331 students
  • Barton Elementary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5700 W Green Tree Rd
    Milwaukee, WI 53223
    (414)393-3900

    Grades: PK-5 | 283 students
  • Bay View High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2751 S Lenox St
    Milwaukee, WI 53207
    (414)294-2400

    Grades: 9-12 | 920 students
  • Bay View Montessori School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    357 E Howard Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53207
    (414)935-0700

    Grades: PK-4 | 282 students
  • Bayside Middle School Math: 66% | Reading: 77%
    Rank: Top 5%
    601 E Ellsworth Ln
    Milwaukee, WI 53217
    (414)247-4201

    Grades: 5-8 | 361 students
  • Bethune Academy Math: 7% | Reading: 10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1535 N 35th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53208
    (414)934-4600

    Grades: PK-8 | 562 students
  • Bradley Technology High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    700 S Fourth St
    Milwaukee, WI 53204
    (414)212-2400

    Grades: 9-12 | 909 students
  • Brown Deer Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    5757 W Dean Rd
    Milwaukee, WI 53223
    (414)371-6800

    Grades: PK-6 | 804 students
  • Brown Deer Middle/high Math: 29% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    8060 N 60th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53223
    (414)371-7000

    Grades: 7-12 | 744 students
  • Brown Street Academy Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2029 N 20th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53205
    (414)935-3100

    Grades: PK-5 | 322 students
  • Browning Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5440 N 64th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53218
    (414)393-5200

    Grades: PK-5 | 294 students
  • Bruce Elementary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    6453 N 89th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53224
    (414)393-2100

    Grades: PK-5 | 253 students
  • Bruce Guadalupe Charter School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1028 S 9th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53204
    (414)643-6441

    Grades: PK-8 | 1288 students
  • Bryant Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    8718 W Thurston Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53225
    (414)393-6500

    Grades: PK-5 | 225 students
  • Burbank Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 21%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    6035 W Adler St
    Milwaukee, WI 53214
    (414)256-8400

    Grades: PK-8 | 649 students
  • Burdick Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4348 S Griffin Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53207
    (414)294-1200

    Grades: PK-8 | 630 students
  • Capitol West Academy Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3939 N 88th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53222
    (414)465-1355

    Grades: PK-8 | 253 students
  • Carmen Hi Southeast Campus Charter School
    2500 W Oklahoma Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53218
    (414)509-7800

    Grades: 9-12 | 367 students
  • Carmen High School Of Science And Technology South Campus Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1712 S 32nd St
    Milwaukee, WI 53215
    (414)384-4444

    Grades: 9-12 | 365 students
  • Carmen Mid/hi Northwest Campus Charter School
    Math: 12% | Reading: 16%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5496 N 72nd St
    Milwaukee, WI 53218
    (414)837-4000

    Grades: 6-12 | 653 students
  • Carmen Middle School Of Science And Technology South Campus Charter School
    1236 S Layton Blvd
    Milwaukee, WI 53218
    (414)384-4444

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Carson Academy Math: 3% | Reading: 7%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4920 W Capitol Dr
    Milwaukee, WI 53216
    (414)393-4800

    Grades: PK-8 | 483 students
  • Carver Academy Math: 4% | Reading: 3%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1900 N 1st St
    Milwaukee, WI 53212
    (414)267-0500

    Grades: PK-8 | 415 students
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