Children do not fail; schools do. This philosophy sets Milwaukee College Prep apart as it provides the highest quality teaching staff for its students. Now a network of four K4-8th grade public charter schools, Milwaukee College Prep strives to ensure its students reach their highest potential through academic rigor and character development.
Many Milwaukee College Prep scholars face adversity in their personal lives in order to achieve academic excellence. The MCP campuses, staff, parents and students rally around each other, providing much-needed support and structure when life falls apart. Love, accountability, respect and discipline are some of the remarkable qualities I experienced while visiting the campus. Through symbolism, the piece tells a complex narrative of a young scholar’s journey.