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Feb 19, 2024
“We Are the Drum” musical production promises exciting dance and song performances by Milwaukee community members.
Feb 19, 2024
The National Association of School Psychologists applauds the district’s broad range of services.
Feb 15, 2024
Damaris Espada Ortiz, known as Ms. D to her students and staff, is the lead teacher at the Fratney School K3 Wrap-Around Program, which was launched ahead of the 2021-22 academic year to provide full-day learning opportunities to three-year-old kindergarten students.
Feb 13, 2024
Visiting the campuses made an impact. It strengthened motivation to succeed and created bonds with peers. The results left an impression on parents, too.
Feb 12, 2024
The FAFSA shows students which grants and loans are available to pay for college. Students who apply early may have better access to grants and will be able to better plan for college.
Feb 09, 2024
Families, make note of the changes that now require student attendance at MPS.
Feb 08, 2024
Todd Jackson, a longtime aquatics professional with Milwaukee Recreation, has been named the 2023 Barbara Leszczynski Customer Service Award winner! This award, now in its 14th year, is named after Barbara Leszczynski, a former Milwaukee Recreation clerical team member known for her empathy and customer service.
Feb 08, 2024
Ana Magaña is the site coordinator at Mitchell School's Nita M. Lowey 21st Century Community Learning Center.
Feb 07, 2024
On February 10, MPS will celebrate 50 years of Montessori education in the district. Join us for a celebration!
Feb 06, 2024
“Being treated fairly gives us all the chance to show our talents and gifts to the world,” said one young MPS finalist in the annual speech contest sponsored by We Energies.