Shorewood High School

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1701 E Capitol Dr

Milwaukee, WI 53211

(414) 963-6921

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 681

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

13 Parent Reviews for Shorewood High School

Shorewood High School and the other schools in the district are really beautiful. It is obvious that their custodial and maintenance crew is dedicated to creating a safe, clean, and aesthetically pleasing place for use by the student population and the community.

Posted by a other on 01/12/10

Shorewood has the most dedicated staff, a unique and beautiful multi-building campus, an involved community and a history of excellence in the arts, academics, and a commitment to social service. Extremely low student-teacher ratios have always made it one of the top-rated high schools in Wisconsin. ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 10/03/09

It's a small school that strives to meet the needs of its students. Has very high test scores but cares about more than that.

Posted by a parent on 10/03/09

Exceptional commitment to the arts in spite of perennial budget shortfalls; outstanding teachers and administrators who really care about their students. Wonderful student body. Grade and score-wise, one of the best high schools in the nation. Shorewood schools are the heart of this village!

Posted by a parent on 09/16/09

Because of the amazing academic program, the ability of the teachers to teach, and the one of a kind atmosphere

Posted by a student on 09/16/09

I just wanted to let everyone know that I attended Shorewood High School and I must say: Shorewood is the best high school in the state. It has prepared me for college and I know that I will succeed in life based on the education i received. The teachers are fantastic, all are incredibly knowledgeable. ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 07/16/09

As a parent of three Shorewood students, I can attest to the fact that my children have all had incredible experiences there. We have lived in many places and Shorewood will always hold a special spot in our hearts. In addition to being incredibly open and accepting to everything and anything, Shorewood ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/27/09

We cannot say enough about your extraordinary orchestra teacher. Her students, one being our granddaughter Erin Hagen, adore her. We have not missed a concert since Erin entered Jr High. The orchestra is a credit not only to the school but to the entire community as well. The polish and sound of ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 04/21/09

As far as the involvement with the urban community, both the Intermediate and High School partner athletics with Messmer School. At Shorewood High School there are many programs/clubs offered to get students involved in the world locally as well as globally. Shorewood schools offer much diversity and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/23/09

I attend this school and I think the work provided here show excellent progress and care. Yeah, every school has its flaws, but THIS school tops it all; we have art, drama, religion, spanish, french, chinese, bible studies, best buddies (group with autistic students in the district), and TONS more! If ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 12/16/08

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Test scores
Test scores for Shorewood High School

WSAS* Test Scores

Grade Level: 10

Test Year: 2012
Shorewood High School
Shorewood School District
* 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 — Shorewood High School is located at 1701 E Capitol Dr, Milwaukee WI 53211. 1701 E Capitol Dr is in the 53211 ZIP code in Milwaukee, WI The school district for Shorewood High School is the Shorewood School District. Shorewood High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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