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ALPs Charter School {Advanced Learning Program}

325 S. Eagle Street

Oshkosh, WI 54902
(920) 424-0349

Applications for 2016-2017 enrollment are no longer being accepted.
Application deadline was March 1st

Please check this webpage during November for 2017-2018 applications and information about enrollment.

Please view our podcast & brochure to learn more about our great school!


During May, our charter school staff planned a trip to the Central Wisconsin
Environmental Station (CWES).  The day included the following programs:
  • Grades 4 and 5: "Digging Up the Past", "Lake Ecology" and "Cooperative Compass" 
  • Grades 6, 7 & 8:  "Challenge Course", "Canoeing" and "Nation to Nation"

Special thanks to the following organizations for providing these
fantastic grant opportunities

Wisconsin Environmental Education Foundation 
"Wisconsin Schools Go Outside Fund"

Quarry Quest 
"Environmental Education Fund"


What ALPs Charter School IS:

  • Pace of instruction is in depth and at an accelerated pace 
  •  Projects and themes may be utilized to incorporate standards and benchmarks
  •  Traditional schedules are not always followed
  • Community service is embraced and embedded in curriculum
  •  Social skills lessons are designed based on student needs
  •  Students are assessed and held accountable to the OASD standards and   benchmarks following a different scope and sequence than traditional grade level peers
  •  Students are expected to make at least one years growth in their academic ability
  • Assessments are administered each school year to measure growth
  • Rubrics are utilized to assess student proficiency toward district standards and benchmarks
  • A long-term commitment for students to ensure the full curriculum is followed
  •  A highly rigorous program that looks at core content with more depth
  • Preparation to mainstream into high school courses when ready

What ALPs Charter School ISN'T:

  • An exclusive project based school
  • A good fit for all types of learners
  • For students who are not intrinsically motivated
  • For students that are at grade-level, need repetitive instruction, or need below level academic support

Doors open to students @ 8:14
Start time:  8:19 am 
Dismissal time:  3:37 pm
Park/drop-off from Bismarck Street

Early release dismissal time:  1:26 pm

7:55 - 8:15 A.M.
Tipler Cafeteria
Enter at back of school DOOR 6 - park/drop-off from Bismarck 

PLEASE NOTE:  There is no outdoor supervision before 8:05

After School Program = M.E.L.T. [Middle Extended Learning Time]
Starts:  9/1/2015
Cost:  $125.00/year - grades 4/5
           $ 20.00/term - grades 6, 7 & 8
          (Prices may change for 2016-2017 school year)

Please contact the Program Coordinator for more information