For more information, see the Windlake Academy Web site.

Windlake Academy

Address: 1445 S 32nd St (32nd and Greenfield).


By car: Head south on N 19th St toward W Clybourn St. Turn right onto W Clybourn St, turn left onto N 27th St. Continue onto S Layton Blvd. Turn right onto W Greenfield Ave, turn left onto S 32nd St.

By bus: Take bus #23 towards Greenfield/68th for 28 stops. Get off at National and 31st Street. Walk 0.5 miles.

Orientation: Monday, January 30th at 10:00am OR 1:30pm OR contact the site for individual orientation

Days/Hours of Volunteering: Students can find out specific days and times for service learning during the Service Learning Sign-Up Night.

Description of Agency/Activities: Windlake Academy is the 4th – 8th grade campus of Seeds of Health Elementary, which opened in 1996. We are a public charter school authorized by the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.  Our caring, empathetic staff works to address every child’s needs taking into account each child’s specific interests, learning style and talents. Windlake Academy’s highly trained and state certified teachers provide well-rounded instruction in reading, math, language arts, science, social studies, physical education and music.  Students use a variety of technology every day to enhance their learning experience. We are a Project Lead the Way (PLTW) school offering hands-on science, technology, engineering and math instruction. In addition, the curriculum focuses on social and emotional development as well as the skills needed to prepare students for lifelong learning.  Windlake Academy’s staff specializes in providing the unique, fundamental support necessary for children living in an urban environment. 

Student Role at Agency: Depending on the Service Learner's course requirements, duties can be extremely varied, roles include:



Contact Us

Marquette University Service Learning
P.O. Box 1881
1102 W. Wisconsin Ave. Room 303
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201-1881

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

Meet the Staff