Bruce Guadalupe is located in Milwaukee, WI and is one of 207 schools in Milwaukee School District. It is a charter school that serves 780 students in grades PK, K-8.
Charter schools are public schools, but differ from traditional public schools in that they are independent and are operated by educators, parents, community leaders, educational entrepreneurs, or others. Funding for charter schools is based on designated local or state educational organizations. Those organizations are responsible for monitoring and assessing the quality and effectiveness of education, but permit the schools to operate outside of the traditional public school education system.
Bruce Guadalupe made AYP in 2009. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Wisconsin in terms of student performance and other accountability measures.
Student Economic Level (2009)
In 2009, Bruce Guadalupe had 79% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Wisconsin had 39% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Milwaukee spends $13,982 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 57% on instruction, 39% on support services, 4% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Milwaukee District
In 2009, Bruce Guadalupe had 22 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Wisconsin average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.