J. I. Case High School, built in 1966, is a comprehensive public high school for grades 9-12. It is Racine's newest high school and is located on 68 acres in southwest Racine, Wisconsin. Racine has a population of 85,000 and is located 30 miles south of Milwaukee and 65 miles north of Chicago on the shores of Lake Michigan. The city, plus its surrounding area of 90 square miles, has a multicultural population.
Case has a student population of approximately 1,800. Students are offered courses in the five traditional academic areas. Most courses are identified as basic, regular, college prep, or International Baccalaureate. Additionally, students have the opportunity to participate in work study, fine arts, business, family and consumer living, and technical education programs. Exceptional education programs are available to students with special needs.
Case's mission is "to nurture students’ learning, leadership, and passion through rigorous IB courses and relevant career pathways."
At Case High School we believe that all students can be successful when given rigorous, relevant learning opportunities. By connecting the Academies of Racine to the philosophy of the International Baccalaureate, our students will graduate prepared for real world challenges. The aim of all of the IB programs is to inspire students to become active, compassionate, lifelong learners who understand that other people, with their differences, can also be right.