Address: 615 West Washington Street
Transportation: Take the #10 or #30 bus east on Wisconsin or walk to 6th Street. Take the #80 bus (College-MATC - Via Airport) south and disembark at 6th and Washington.
Approximate Travel Time By Car: 5 minutes
Approximate Travel time By Bus: 20 minutes
Orientation: Monday, September 9th at 4:00pm (orientation is flexible)
Days/Hours of Operation: Monday-Thursday, 8:10a.-3:19pm Friday, 8:10am-1:52pm
Description of Agency/Activities: Grandview High School is an alternative High School Program that is in partnership with the Milwaukee Public Schools. The mission at Grandview "is to provide at-risk students the opportunity to re-enter, and finish their secondary education in a multi-cultural community that fosters knowledge and equity in an atmosphere of respect and cooperation." The school's primary focus is on school age parents and parents to be, and they also work with habitual truants. The school consists of about 225 students of various racial and ethnic backgrounds.
Student Role in Agency:
Commitment: Orientation at the site; 2-3 hours per week throughout the semester. Strong attendance is very important at this site! If you sign up for this site, keep your commitment and come when scheduled. You must also complete a background check at Sign-Up Night.