Hartford University School

Hartford Avenue University School

8:45 a.m. – 3:35 p.m.
College/University Prep
Neighborhood Specialty
1-mile walk zone, must live within 7 miles to receive transport.
Before/After School:
Not offered


Hartford University School is a vibrant and rigorous college preparatory school located on the campus of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. Students enjoy excellent instruction in the arts, enriched by the opportunities and resources of many university and community partnerships. Hartford’s dynamic learning community is supported by strong parental involvement and the opportunity to develop a sense of social justice. Hartford was named a 2013Wisconsin PBIS Network School of Merit for successfully promoting positive behavior through Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS). Call us for a tour!


Community partners: Arts @ Large, Arts in Community Education (ACE), Big Brothers Big Sisters, Danceworks, Junior Achievement, Mad Hot Ballroom, Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, Playworks, Sam’s Hope, SHARP Literacy

Curriculum: Aligned to Common Core State Standards with college/university prep curriculum and HighScope early childhood programming; Specialty coursework  in Music (Band, Drum Line, Jazz Ensemble, Piano)

Sports: Baseball (B), Basketball (B/G), Cheerleading, Cross Country, Dance/Poms, Football, Soccer (B/G), Track, Volleyball (G), Flag Football

Clubs/Other: Boy Scouts, Drama Club, Girl Scouts, Glee Club, Theater; SHARP Literacy

School Data

Climate survey: Parent feedback on school culture
School improvement plan (208): Strategies and resources to improve instruction and professional development

Enroll Online Anytime
Common Core State Standards
(414) 906-4700 • TTY: (866) 292-7183
2227 E. Hartford Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53211
Tanzanique Carrington, Principal
Email: harristc@milwaukee.k12.wi.us