Our Mission:

Through rigorous academics and character education essential for success, Milwaukee Excellence Charter School educates 6th through 12th grade students to excel within and graduate from four-year colleges and to pursue the professions of their choice. 

Our Goals:

BY 2020: aLL 9TH GRADERS WILL READ AND DO MATH ON GRADE LEVEL

BY 2023: 100% OF STUDENTS ARE EXCELLING AT FOUR-YEAR COLLEGES


Our Values:

Our graduates will carry with them character traits informed by our FIRST values of Focus, Integrity, Respect, Self-Determination, and Team, and they will be equipped with the scholarly habits necessary to navigate their personal lives while attending and graduating from college. Our students will be prepared to capitalize on all that life has to offer. 

FOCUS:

“It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer.” – Albert Einstein

INTEGRITY:

“Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody's going to know whether you did it or not.” – Oprah Winfrey

RESPECT:

“No man is above the law and no man is below it.” – Theodore Roosevelt

SELF-DETERMINATION:

“The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 

TEAM: 

“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.” - Mahatma Gandhi