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Families looking to enroll for the current 2017-18 school year may apply online using the above link or by visiting  any MPS school, MPS Central Services or the MPS Welcome Centers located at Obama School of Career and Technical Education and South Division High School. Use our Find A School database to learn more about our schools before you apply.

Middle and High School Early Admissions: This fall, Milwaukee Public Schools is inviting all 5th-grade students in traditional K-5 schools to select their middle school during Early Admissions. All 8th-grade students in K-8 and middle schools will also have the opportunity to select their high school during Early Admissions. Early Admissions will take place between September 30, 2017 and October 29, 2017 beginning with the Middle and High School Early Admissions Fair on Saturday, September 30 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Milwaukee High School of the Arts, 2300 W. Highland Avenue, Milwaukee 53233. Visit our Early Admissions page to learn more (

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Why MPS?

Why MPS?

Milwaukee Public Schools (MPS) offers an extensive variety of educational programs and activities for children from preschool through high school. We welcome the chance to match a school and program to fit your child’s individual needs. Beginning with kindergarten and building all the way through advanced high school classes that earn college credit, MPS has options to support your child from early childhood to college and career.

How to Select a School

choosing a school

MPS offers strong academic programs across the city. Every school is staffed with dedicated, licensed, highly qualified teachers and administrators who are committed to the personal success of your child. Your choice of school depends upon the needs of your family and student.

How to Apply

how to apply

After you have visited schools and reviewed your options, you are ready to complete an enrollment application. Select and rank your top three school choices to enter on the application. You may complete your enrollment application online or in person.

Three Choice Enrollment

Three-Choice Enrollment is January 30 - February 28, 2017. Milwaukee Public Schools has the greatest variety of high-performing programs in the city, from strong traditional neighborhood schools to arts, Career and Technical Education (CTE), International Baccalaureate, language immersion and Montessori specialty schools to charter schools. Discover the schools in Milwaukee neighborhoods that provide a great education — only in MPS.

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