MCP
For more information, please see the Milwaukee College Prep Web site.

Milwaukee College Prep

Students will be at the following 2 locations:

 

North Street Campus

Address: 2449 North 36th Street

Transportation:

By car: Take Wells Street to 35th Street and turn right. Travel north about 1.5 miles on 35th Street. Continue on 35th Street until Wright Street (it comes after the PicknSave grocery store) Turn Left onto Wright Street. and another immediate left on 36th Street. This is the block where Milwaukee College Prep is located. Parking lot is next to school.

By bus: Take the #30 bus 20 stops west of campus to Sherman Street and Meinecke Street. Walk 8 minutes

Orientation: February 1st at 1:00pm or 3:30pm

Days/Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm

 

Lloyd Street Campus

Address: 1228 West Lloyd Street

Transportation:

By car: Head west on W Wisconsin Ave towars N. 12th Street. Turnright onto N. 12th Street. Turn left onto W. Lloyd Street.

By bus: Take the #12 bus from Wisconsin Avenue to Lloyd Street. Head West (left) on Lloyd. The school is located on the right.

Orientation: February 2nd at 10:00am or 3:00pm

Days/Hours of Operation:Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm

 

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Description of Agency/Activities: Milwaukee College Prep is an elementary and middle charter public school. There is an unrelenting focus on academic achievement and character development. They embrace a philosophy of love and hard-work coupled with a college-bound curriculum grounded in basic skills, outstanding literature and moral virtues. In partnership with parents, they provide an environment of high expectations and accountability that equips all students with the choice to determine their success in life.

In addition to the core curriculum of phonics, poetry, vocabulary, foreign language and mathematics, MCP offers physical education, art and music classes once per week in elementary and twice per week in Middle School. Many students stay after school to get involved in extra-curricular activities.

Student Role in Agency:

  1. Read and Learn: You will be matched with a Milwaukee College Prep student in the elementary grades to read together, relax around a good book and enjoy time together over academic conversations.
  2. Tutor: You will be matched with a student and given an academic goal where progress can be tracked with help from the child's teacher. These goals are reflections of what needs improvement on their report card.
  3. After School Club Assistant: Many students stay after school to get involved in extra-curricular activities, i.e. drumming, musical productions, dance, athletics, open gym, etc. This would include providing structured supervision to the students.
  4. Teacher Support: Provide academic support to students in a classroom setting.

Commitment/Requirements:


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Marquette University Service Learning
P.O. Box 1881
707 N. 11th St. Room 303
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201-1881

Phone Number: (414) 288-0250
Fax Number: (414) 288-3259

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