Archives for March 2013

¡Feliz primavera!

Estimada familia de MPS: ¡Feliz primavera! Espero que disfrute lo que esperamos que sea el comienzo de una temporada más caliente y que disfrute del receso de primavera. Transcurre mucho tiempo entre el receso de invierno y el de primavera. Ansío tener unos días libres para pasarlos con mi nieta. Pero también sé que esos […]

Case IH donates 2 tractors, utility vehicle, front loader to new Vincent Urban Ag program

A photo gallery is available below the news item MILWAUKEE – Urban Agriculture students at Milwaukee Public Schools’ Harold S. Vincent High School will soon be able to turn acres of their campus into an open-air classroom thanks to a generous donation from Racine-based Case IH announced Thursday. Case IH, a global leader in agriculture […]

Nearly 500 MPS students to explore careers in IT, engineering

MILWAUKEE – Nearly 500 Milwaukee Public Schools middle- and high-school students will spend Wednesday getting hands-on insight into higher education and careers in information technology and engineering thanks in part to more than 20 business and community partners. The partners are presenters at this spring’s “iFair,” hosted by Harley-Davidson Motor Company and MPS’ Washington High […]

Whittier celebrates PBIS success

Kohl’s Cares for Kids and Whittier Elementary’s PTO teamed up for a Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) school assembly where good character stuffed bees were raffled off for the kids who received a PAW on “The Whittier Way” bulletin board for “bee”-ing responsible, respectful and safe.

Middle school ‘March of Champions’ returns this weekend

MILWAUKEE – A The 2013 March of Champions (MOC) Middle School Basketball Championships will be held March 22-24 at various locations throughout Milwaukee. This annual event, now in its eighth year, is the result of a partnership between Milwaukee Public Schools, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee and the Mother Kathryn Daniels Conference Center. […]

Alice Cooper bassist’s show to benefit Barbee’s music program

MILWAUKEE – A Friday concert and fundraiser put together in part by Alice Cooper bassist Chuck Garric aims to raise money to add music to after-school arts offerings at Milwaukee Public Schools’ Lloyd Barbee Montessori School. Fittingly dubbed “After School’s Out,” the event includes a raffle and shows by Garric, Mother Dog, Into Arcadia and […]