Wauwatosa School District

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The Wauwatosa School District is a comprehensive community public school district that serves student in kindergarten through twelfth grade from Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, United States.

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Wauwatosa, Wisconsin City in Wisconsin, United States

Wauwatosa is a city in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 46,396 at the 2010 census. Wauwatosa is located immediately west of Milwaukee, and is a part of the Milwaukee metropolitan area. It is named after the Potawatomi Chief Wauwataesie and the Potawatomi word for firefly.

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Schools

Schools in the district (with 2016-17 enrollment from the National Center for Education Statistics) are as follows: [1] [2]

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) is the part of the United States Department of Education's Institute of Education Sciences (IES) that collects, analyzes, and publishes statistics on education and public school district finance information in the United States. It also conducts international comparisons of education statistics and provides leadership in developing and promoting the use of standardized terminology and definitions for the collection of those statistics. NCES is a principal agency of the U.S. Federal Statistical System.

Elementary schools (grades K-5)

Montessori Schools (grades K-8)

Middle schools (grades 6-8)

High schools (grades 9-12)

Wauwatosa East High School

Wauwatosa East High School is a comprehensive four-year public high school in the city of Wauwatosa, Wisconsin. It is part of the Wauwatosa School District. The school was originally known as Wauwatosa Senior High School until the opening of Wauwatosa West High School in September 1961. The first graduating class of Wauwatosa East High School was in June 1962. Today, the school is often colloquially referred to as Tosa East.

Wauwatosa West High School is a comprehensive four-year public high school located in the city of Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, United States. West opened in 1960/1961 as a sister-school to Wauwatosa East High School; together they are part of the Wauwatosa School District.

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References

  1. "About Our Schools". Wauwatosa School District Web. 2007. Retrieved 2007-12-30.
  2. "Search for public schools". Common Core of Data. National Center for Education Statistics. 2006. Retrieved 2007-12-30.
  3. "Alternative Program". Wauwatosa School District Web. 2007. Retrieved 2007-12-30. The Wauwatosa Alternative School Program was designed for junior and senior students from Wauwatosa East and West who became credit deficient. The school operates out of two rooms and one office in the district headquarters. The students participate in gym during the first and fourth quarter of the year in Dale Breitlow field. The baseball field is located behind the school.