Shalom High School

  • Shalom High School was founded in 1973 with the specific purpose of educating young people returning from correctional institutions.
  • Over the years, the school's mission evolved to serve any student who found academic achievement difficult in traditional high schools.
  • Shalom High School began contracting with the Milwaukee Public Schools in 1981 and became one of Milwaukee's first partnership schools.
  • Today, Shalom offers 100 students a full-day program which leads to a high school diploma.

Top Placements

Shalom High School places among the top 20% of private schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

School TypeAlternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Alternative School Network
National Coalition of Alternative Community Schools
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students100 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 28%
Students by GradeShalom High School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Milwaukee
    Sharon Junior Academy
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Grades: NS-6 | 24 students
    0.6 miles
    1369 W Meinecke Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53206
    (414)265-9000
    0.6 NS-6
    24
  • Milwaukee
    Grades: K-12 | 1 students
    0.6 miles
    1235 North 12th Street
    Milwaukee, WI 53205
    (414)342-1234
    0.6 K-12
    1
  • Milwaukee
    Grades: NS-9 | 883 students
    0.6 miles
    1441 N 24th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53205
    (414)937-8400
    0.6 NS-9
    883
  • Milwaukee
    Grades: K-5 | 10 students
    0.7 miles
    1017 N 17th Street
    Milwaukee, WI 53233
    (414)933-2232
    0.7 K-5
    10
  • Milwaukee
    Grades: PK-8 | 588 students
    0.8 miles
    2345 N 25th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53206
    (414)931-0350
    0.8 PK-8
    588

School Reviews

Endorse Shalom High School. Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
We look at several ways you can use to search for private schools. Whether you are beginning the search process for a school for your child or just want to find out more about particular schools, we offer some tips and tricks to make searching more efficient.
Here's a recap of the steps you need to follow to find the right school for your child. Work through the process in sequence from beginning to end.
Did you think that corporal punishment in our schools was extinct? Sadly, it isn't. Here are some facts and some suggestions as to what you can do to help eliminate corporal punishment once and for all.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Milwaukee, WI is $4,274 for elementary schools and $9,268 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Milwaukee, WI is 95% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).