MPS Stop Grab and Go has been extended thru January 14, 2022. Meals will be available for pickup at select sites. See the full list.

MPS Stop Grab and Go has been extended thru January 14, 2022. Meals will be available for pickup at select sites. See the full list.

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MPS shifts to virtual learning January 4–7, 2022

Jan 03, 2022

Milwaukee Public Schools shifts to virtual learning January 4–7, 2022.

News Audience
  • ALL
News Type
  • MPS News
Month
  • January
Year
  • 2020

MPS hosts COVID-19 Testing Opportunities for MPS Students and Staff

Dec 31, 2021

MPS COVID-19 Testing Opportunities for MPS Students and Staff

News Audience
  • District
News Type
  • MPS News
Month
  • December
Year
  • 2021

Milwaukee Public Schools wishes you a joyful winter break

Dec 23, 2021

Season’s Greetings to our entire MPS family! We appreciate our students, families, and staff. We hope you enjoy a relaxing break with your loved ones.

News Audience
  • District
News Type
  • MPS News
Month
  • December
Year
  • 2021

Thoreau School to make the Transition to Virtual Learning

Dec 21, 2021

MPS has taken an active step to ensure the safety of its students and staff. Henry David Thoreau School will move to virtual learning Wednesday, December 22, 2021.

News Audience
  • District
  • Schools
  • Students
News Type
  • Press Release
Month
  • December
Year
  • 2021

Total Wellness program focuses on heath, wellness, & cancer prevention for adults

Dec 21, 2021

Milwaukee Recreation and the Medical College of Wisconsin have partnered to provide the community with Total Wellness, a program focused on health, wellness, and cancer prevention!

News Audience
  • Milwaukee Recreation
Month
  • December
Year
  • 2021

High schooler earns practical nursing diploma through special program with MPS, MATC and UWM

Dec 21, 2021

Still in her senior year at Rufus King High School, Imunique Triplett was earning her practical nursing diploma ahead of her high school graduation – the first Milwaukee Public Schools student to complete the fledgling M³ nursing program while still in high school.

News Audience
  • District
  • Partners
  • Schools
  • Staff
  • Students
News Type
  • In the News
Month
  • December
Year
  • 2021

Metcalfe School to make the Transition to Virtual Learning

Dec 20, 2021

Ralph H. Metcalfe School will move to virtual learning starting Tuesday, December 21, 2021. Metcalfe students will return to in-person learning on Tuesday, January 4, 2022.

News Audience
  • District
  • Schools
  • Students
News Type
  • Press Release
Month
  • December
Year
  • 2021

MPS School Remains in Virtual Learning Due to Power Outage

Dec 17, 2021

Lloyd Barbee Montessori School will continue with virtual learning due to the high winds that caused power outages throughout the city on Thursday.

News Audience
  • Schools
  • Students
News Type
  • Press Release
Month
  • December
Year
  • 2021

ADDITIONAL UPDATE - MPS Schools Move to Virtual Learning Due to Power Outages

Dec 16, 2021

Milwaukee Public Schools has announced that 14 schools will move to virtual learning due to the overnight high winds that have caused power outages throughout the city.

News Audience
  • Schools
  • Students
News Type
  • Press Release
Month
  • December
Year
  • 2021

MPS offers $100 vaccine incentive for students age 5-11

Dec 16, 2021

MPS is offering $100 for students age 5-11 who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by January 14, 2022. Information is available for families to apply.

News Audience
  • Families
News Type
  • MPS News
Month
  • December
Year
  • 2021
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