Riverside University High School is celebrating after its drumline brought home the first-place trophy from the Dr. Martin Luther King Dream Classic Drumline Competition.
Milwaukee Public Schools (MPS) will host the annual MPS All-School Enrollment Fair on Saturday, Jan. 28 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Milwaukee High School of the Arts (MHSA) located at 2300 W. Highland Blvd. in Milwaukee. Parents, students and families can learn about programs in MPS schools, select their top three school choices, […]
The Milwaukee Board of School Directors voted unanimously to move all secondary schools, International Baccalaureate schools and year-round schools to an early start on August 14, 2017 at Thursday’s meeting.
Milwaukee Public Schools today released the results of water quality testing of drinking fountains in all district schools and buildings. The testing is strictly a proactive measure; federal and state regulations do not require schools to test drinking water.
Milwaukee Public Schools is moving forward with a plan to seek Board and Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction approval to implement one district school year calendar with an early start date — similar to the current MPS International Baccalaureate (IB) calendar for all schools and students.
Milwaukee Public Schools is no longer required to participate in the Opportunity Schools and Partnership program, according to a letter released today by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction.
Four nationally renowned artists will be working with students at four Milwaukee Public Schools this school year to use arts as a way to help students succeed academically. The artists are part of Turnaround Arts, the signature program of the President’s Committee on Arts and Humanities. Milwaukee Public Schools is the only district in the […]
Greetings Milwaukee Public Schools Family, Over the past week, our city has faced events that push us all to the limits of our comfort and each of us must determine how we will lead in times of great challenge and injustice. As I have reflected on the week and on the actions and reactions of […]
Kaprice Maxwell, an incoming senior at Milwaukee High School of the Arts, won the Gold Medal in Contemporary Voice at the 38th Annual NAACP ACT-SO National Competition “The Olympics of the Mind” in Cincinnati, Ohio, last weekend. Maxwell is one of five MHSA students who qualified for the national competition by winning gold medals at […]
Milwaukee Public Schools has set another record for the number of schools awarded by an independent, statewide organization for promoting positive behaviors: 100 schools, up from 79 last year. MPS also broke records for the number of schools recognized in the area of academics: 62 in reading, up from 39 last year and 52 in […]