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Freshman Bridge

Complete the Freshman Bridge Registration Form!

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MPS high schools will host Freshman Bridge to help new students get prepared for a great freshman year. Attending Freshman Bridge helps students to be ready for the first day of class, settle in quickly, and discover the support available in high school.

All 9th graders should attend both days of Freshman Bridge! This is a chance to

  • find your locker and your classrooms,
  • get your student ID and tour the school,
  • understand how high school works,
  • meet your teachers,
  • check out after-school programs, clubs, and sports,
  • get tips from older students,
  • learn about credits and the importance of the GPA,
  • visit your school's College and Career Center,
  • be on track for graduation, and
  • get your Class of 2028 T-shirt!

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  How will I get to Freshman Bridge?

Parents will need to provide transportation for their student the first morning of the program. Milwaukee County Transit System WisGo  cards (formerly M•Cards) will be distributed at the end of the first day.

  Are meals provided?

Breakfast and lunch will be provided free of charge!

  Why should I attend Freshman Bridge?

This program is designed to help you be prepared for high school.

  What if I miss a day?

Attendance is optional, but we highly encourage you to come every day.

  What are the dates for Freshman Bridge?
Freshman Bridge will be held on August 22–23, 2024. Times and dates for each school site will be posted prior to that time.


Extended Learning Opportunities

Phone: 414-475-8238
Fax: 414-475-8316
Office Email:

MPS Central Services, Room 150

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