PROFICIENCY 20% 57% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
20%Milwaukee School District

Transition High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Milwaukee School District" in Milwaukee, WI. There are a total of 167 students and n/a teachers at Transition High, for a student to teacher ratio of n/a. There are a total of 132 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Transition High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 20.0%, which is 57% lower than the Wisconsin average.


Student/Teacher ration/a
Free lunch132
Reduced lunch0


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment0
Taking some courses0
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses0
Passing no courses0

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Transition High, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

All<= 20%
High School<= 20%

Proficiency in languages by grade

All<= 20%
High School<= 20%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Transition High race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 3.3% 13.8% 72.4% 51.1%
African American 95.0% 54.8% 9.6% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 5.8% 3.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.7% 24.0% 10.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.8% 1.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.6% 2.5% 3.1%

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Milwaukee demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)6,21810591
Median age30.838.837.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)36%58%55%
Speak English81%91%79%
Speak Spanish14%5%13%

Education level achieved in Milwaukee

Completed 8th grade78.8%88.6%83.8%
Completed high school77.4%87.2%82.4%
Completed some college51.6%58.4%58.4%
Completed associate degree29.4%37.3%37.2%
Completed bachelors22.8%27.4%29.3%
Completed masters7.9%9.3%11.0%
Completed professional degree2.0%2.6%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.0%1.3%
Source: The Transition High data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.