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Run Back to School registration open for community & school teams

Apr 12, 2024

Celebrate the start of the 2024-25 school year with Milwaukee Public Schools and Milwaukee Recreation at the 17th annual MPS Run Back to School!

News Audience
  • Milwaukee Recreation
Month
  • April
Year
  • 2024

At Hawley Environmental School, Gov. Evers signs Prince Act for missing children into law

Apr 10, 2024

The new Wisconsin law, named for late MPS kindergartner Prince McCree, expands Silver Alerts to include children.

News Audience
  • District
News Type
  • MPS News
Month
  • April
Year
  • 2024

MPS Turnaround Arts students will perform at the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.

Apr 04, 2024

MPS students in Turnaround Arts, a national program, will perform an original piece about Frederick Douglass at the Kennedy Center in the nation’s capital.

News Audience
  • Schools
News Type
  • MPS News
Month
  • April
Year
  • 2024

Milwaukee voters approve MPS referendum question, supporting the city’s students

Apr 02, 2024

Thanks to Milwaukee voters who backed the referendum question, every MPS school will receive an average of 10.7 percent more funding to continue strides made in the arts, career education and more

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  • District
News Type
  • MPS News
Month
  • April
Year
  • 2024

30 years ago, Camps for Kids began sending Milwaukee kids to summer camp

Apr 02, 2024

Your children can dive into a summer of adventure and growth with the Camps for Kids "campership" program! In partnership between Milwaukee Recreation and Camps for Kids, eligible families can apply for full scholarships to send youth ages 8-15 to an overnight, residential camp in Wisconsin. Each camp provides exciting activities and a chance to meet new friends and learn in a safe environment!

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  • Milwaukee Recreation
Month
  • April
Year
  • 2024

MPS thanks assistant principals for supporting schools

Apr 02, 2024

National Assistant Principals Week is April 1–5—thank you to all MPS assistant principals for your dedication and commitment!

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  • District
News Type
  • MPS News
Month
  • April
Year
  • 2024

CIVIC MUSIC MKE honors two MHSA singers as Young Artist scholarship winners

Mar 26, 2024

Lex V. Crump, Jae Carter, MPS, Milwaukee High School of the Arts, vocalist scholarship competition, CIVIC MUSIC MKE

News Audience
  • Schools
News Type
  • MPS News
Month
  • March
Year
  • 2024

MPS invests in trade, technical staff and facilities for students preparing for in-demand careers

Mar 22, 2024

A STEM lab at Milwaukee High School of the Arts, the automotive lab at Pulaski, the weld shop at Bradley Tech, and a computer lab at Washington have been modernized.

News Audience
  • District
News Type
  • MPS News
Month
  • March
Year
  • 2024

Save the date — 100th anniversary of citywide MPS Biennial Music Festival is May 1-2, 2024

Mar 21, 2024
News Audience
  • District
News Type
  • MPS News
Month
  • March
Year
  • 2024

Herb Kohl Educational Foundation chooses MPS students and staff for 2024 awards

Mar 20, 2024

Winning MPS students receive $10,000 scholarships and teachers receive $6,000 fellowships from the Herb Kohl Educational Foundation.

News Audience
  • Schools
News Type
  • MPS News
Month
  • March
Year
  • 2024
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