Milwaukee Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, complete standardized testing did not take place during the 2020-2021 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2019
  • Educational Environment: 2020 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2022

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Milwaukee School District Details

Milwaukee School District
5225 W Vliet St
Milwaukee, WI 53208

71,510 Students enrolled in District

158 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

Milwaukee School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Wisconsin

(10 is best)

Better than of WI school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

50 40 30 20 10 0
17%
41%
18%
41%
15%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Alba Academia De Lenguaje Y Bellas Artes School
1712 S 32nd St
Milwaukee, WI, 53215
PK-07
Assata High School
3517 W Courtland Ave
Milwaukee, WI, 53209
09-12
Academy Of Accelerated Learning School
3727 S 78th St
Milwaukee, WI, 53220
PK-05
Alcott Elementary School
3563 S 97th St
Milwaukee, WI, 53228
PK-08
Allen-Field Elementary School
730 W Lapham Blvd
Milwaukee, WI, 53204
PK-05
Alliance School Of Milwaukee
850 W Walnut St
Milwaukee, WI, 53205
09-12
Andrew S Douglas Middle School
3620 N 18th St
Milwaukee, WI, 53206
06-08
Audubon Technology And Communication High School
3300 S 39th St
Milwaukee, WI, 53215
09-12
Audubon Technology And Communication Middle School
3300 S 39th St
Milwaukee, WI, 53215
06-08
Auer Avenue Elementary School
2319 W Auer Ave
Milwaukee, WI, 53206
PK-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 10.3% 71.5%
Black 52.3% 9.3%
Hispanic 28.7% 13.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 8.2% 4.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 1.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 86.3% 42.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 86.2% 37.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.2% 5.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,823 $590,096,713 49.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $897 $67,661,607 5.6%
Staff $1,076 $81,163,756 6.7%
General Administration $385 $29,040,935 2.4%
School Administration $693 $52,273,683 4.3%
Operation $1,127 $85,010,737 7.1%
Transportation $903 $68,114,193 5.7%
Other $602 $45,409,462 3.8%
Total Support $5,682 $428,598,942 35.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,454 $185,107,674 15.4%
Total Expenditures $15,960 $1,203,878,760 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,568 $6,282,358,670 48.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $651 $540,032,445 4.1%
Staff $716 $594,501,509 4.6%
General Administration $284 $235,900,170 1.8%
School Administration $662 $549,278,249 4.2%
Operation $1,338 $1,110,593,319 8.5%
Transportation $554 $459,888,627 3.5%
Other $645 $535,838,097 4.1%
Total Support $4,850 $4,025,953,357 30.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,316 $2,752,721,504 21.1%
Total Expenditures $15,733 $13,061,109,241 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%