Capitol West Academy

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3939 N 88th St

Milwaukee, WI 53222

(414) 465-1302

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Grades: PK - 8

School Type: Public, Charter

Student Enrollment: 229

Students Per Teacher: 13

Parent Reviews

11 Parent Reviews for Capitol West Academy

Capital West Academy is as great as they can be, with what they have. There is great communication between leadership, students, and parents. I just wish there were foreign languages taught.

Posted by a parent on 10/27/13

Capitol west academy school really care about the kids education.The teachers always make sure the kids are up on their homework.

Posted by a parent on 05/21/13

I am disappointed with the overall rating of a 3 for our school based solely on our WKCE test scores. What is not taken into account with this rating is students' academic growth. Last year, our students overall made two years growth! We'd love to share that data.

Posted by a teacher on 02/20/13

Capitol West Academy provides students with the latest research-based curriculum innovations to help ensure success for all learners. Teachers teach to students' strengths and provide at-level instruction! Teachers also work with families to build a partnership between home and school. This is a great ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 02/20/13

The principal was very nice and approachable. The first year was very successful. Great teacher. The second year was not the same quality. My child would go days without homework in certain subjects and the teacher seemed a tad clueless. I am thinking about not returning my child because the standard ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/21/10

I disagree with the previous family LOVES the principal and we are very sad to see her go. The principal did such a great job of setting up policies and practices that the school ran smoothly in her absence. She had severe medical problems and was unable to come back. I will miss her! However, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/25/10

The office staff and teachers are changing almost every year. I have a hard time keeping up with who is going to be the teachers, office staff and even Principal. The last 2 years the staff & principal have been the best ever althought most of the teachers did change. The office staff changed as well ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/23/10

I have sent my children there for the last 3 yrs and to be very honest, the last 2 yrs were the best they had. My 1 child has special needs and I have had to get the principal involed in helping my child succeed. I disagree with the statement that the Principal is not that good. She does a wonderful ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/22/10

Office staff are very helpful, the teachers are great! However the principal is not the best as a matter of fact she has not been around for the last several months. It appears though that all of the staff have come together and worked very hard to get through this rough time of a non-existent principal. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/26/10

CWA is a great school. It has a very welcoming environment and it is in a safe neighborhood. I trust the teachers abd administrators. They work so hard and give 100% everyday. I have been very pleased with this school.

Posted by a parent on 03/11/10

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Test scores for Capitol West Academy

WSAS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
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* In 2011-2012 Wisconsin used the Wisconsin Student Assessment System (WSAS), which includes the WKCE and WAA, to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in math and reading, and in grades 4, 8 and 10 in language arts, science and social studies. The WSAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Wisconsin. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Milwaukee schools — Capitol West Academy is located at 3939 N 88th St, Milwaukee WI 53222. 3939 N 88th St is in the 53222 ZIP code in Milwaukee, WI The school district for Capitol West Academy is the Capitol West Academy. Capitol West Academy is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 8.
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