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Absentee ballots are available for spring election

Early Voting IconThe Wisconsin Spring Election is coming up on Tuesday, April 7, 2020. Polling places will be open from 7:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. Find your polling place by entering your address at Find My Polling Place on the My Vote Wisconsin website.

UPDATE: Voter Registration Has Been Extended

Before you can vote, you must register. Voter registration has been extended to March 30, 2020. Visit the Voter Registration page on the MyVoteWisconsin website. To register online, a valid Wisconsin driver license or state ID card are required.

Absentee Ballot Requests

Did you know that you can vote by absentee ballot? If you cannot make it to a voting site on April 7, you can request an absentee ballot. This option is perfect for individuals who will be out of town, persons with mobility or health issues, and college students who are away at school. Absentee ballots also offer advantages during the uncertainties of the coronavirus pandemic.

An absentee ballot allows you to receive a ballot in the mail, cast your vote, and mail it back to your local election officials. Download the Application for Absentee Ballot and mail it to your municipal clerk. Your application must arrive at your municipal clerk by 5 P.M. on Thursday, April 2, 2020. A copy of your photo identification may be required. Visit the Wisconsin Elections Commission Absentee Ballot web page for more information or call 414-286-VOTE.

In-Person Absentee Voting (Early Voting)

UPDATE: Early voting in the city of Milwaukee has been cancelled due to coronavirus (COVID-19) concerns.

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About Milwaukee Public Schools

Milwaukee Public Schools is committed to accelerating student achievement, building positive relationships between youth and adults and cultivating leadership at all levels. The district’s commitment to improvement continues to show results:

  • Ninety percent of 2019-20 budget dollars go directly to classrooms;
  • The MPS Class of 2018 earned $86.2 million in scholarships; and
  • MPS is home to five of the state and nation's top high schools according to U.S. News and World Report.

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