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Southside Community Prep

The path to college starts in elementary school. At Rocketship Southside Community Prep, we pride ourselves on preparing all students with the skills they need to reach and succeed in college. Our teachers and parents partner closely together to create a joyful, rigorous, and personalized learning environment that helps all our Rocketeers learn to become critical readers, creative writers, innovative thinkers, and life-long knowledge seekers.

Attention All Returning Families!

Attention All Returning Families! Don’t forget to save your child’s seat for the next school year! Re-enroll your child now.

Ranks in the top 10

of all Wisconsin district and charter elementary schools serving similar students

Key Information

Grades: K4 - 5th
Enrollment: 523
Address: 3003 W. Cleveland Ave. Milwaukee, WI 53215
Principal: Madeline Hawkins
Office Manager: Alejandra Lopez
Email: southside@rsed.org
Tel: (414) 455-3539
Se habla español

Southside Community Prep
3003 W. Cleveland Ave. Milwaukee, WI 53215

At Rocketship Southside Community Prep we are united. Together our teachers, parents, and children can achieve the highest goals!

— Chrissy Marie, Parent

Family Resources

  • Everything you need to know about school policies, procedures, operations, parent involvement, and more.
    Handbook for Families >
  • First day, last day, minimum days, holidays, conference days, see every day of the school year.
    School Calendar >
  • Concerned about your student's screen time? Follow these 10 easy tips and turn screen time into learning time.
    Smart Tips for Screen Time >
  • Log into the PowerSchools Parent Portal to update your contact information, check your child's attendance, and access test scores.
    PowerSchool Parent Portal >

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Our School’s Core Values

  • Responsibility
  • Respect
  • Empathy
  • Persistence
  • Esfuerzo