Years of work are paying off in the next few weeks for graduates who are walking onto stages around the city to receive their diplomas. Meet four young scholars who are going places.
MPS students traveled to the Capitol on Tuesday to lobby elected officials for better school lunches, funding for more counselors and fewer police.
Students from MPS’ Riverside University High School are going to the robotics championships for the third consecutive year. And they need our help: The RoboTigers are trying to raise an additional $10,000 to cover costs for hotels, meals and transportation.
At least four of nine school board members will be replaced in the Tuesday election. Here are some thoughts from MPS high school students, a list of the candidates and tips to help you cast your vote.
Nearly 100 MPS students and community leaders attended the third annual Milwaukee County Substance Abuse Prevention Youth Summit, where youths learned about alternatives to drugs and violence.
Did you know that there’s an election coming up? Five of nine school board seats will be vacated and only one incumbent is running. Here are some things you need to know before you cast your vote.
Twenty excited MPS students were given band and orchestra instruments by the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music in what conservatory and MPS representatives hope will be the first of many community-driven initiatives.
Parents used to ask: “Is this a safe place to come?” How the multi-sport complex at Browning Elementary School is changing perceptions and helping to build community.
A year ago today, 17 people lost their lives in the Parkland shooting in Florida. Despite calls to reform our gun laws, elected officials have exploited the issue. Now students in Milwaukee go to schools that resemble jails and criminalize students of color, a Milwaukee Public Schools student writes.
About 200 students took to the streets this week to support the Black Lives Matter movement at North Division High School. Various schools across the city are also celebrating in their own way, similar to North Division, as well as districts nationwide.