Westside Academy

1940 North 36th St, Milwaukee, WI 53208 | (414) 934-4400
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 680
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1940 N 36th St, Milwaukee, WI 53208
  • Principal or Admin: James Sonnenberg
  • Website: www.milwaukee.k12.wi.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Charter School
School District Details
  • Milwaukee School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $12,705
  • Graduation Rate: 62.1%
  • Dropout Rate: 8.3%
  • Students Per Teacher: 17.7
  • Enrolled Students: 82,096

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 680
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 36.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 339 (49.9%)
  • Females: 341 (50.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 18 (2.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 631 (92.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 649 (95.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Westside Academy Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.4%
Black63893.8%
Asian91.3%
Hispanic81.2%
White223.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Westside Academy
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten7010.3%
Kindergarten578.4%
1st Grade619.0%
2nd Grade659.6%
3rd Grade7110.4%
4th Grade578.4%
5th Grade7210.6%
6th Grade7911.6%
7th Grade679.9%
8th Grade8111.9%
Source: WI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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