Archives for March 2013

Photos: Riverside students sleep outdoors to raise awareness, money

MILWAUKEE — Cold weather couldn’t keep dozens of students at Milwaukee Public Schools’ Riverside University High School from sleeping outside Thursday night to raise awareness about homelessness — and to raise money for Habitat for Humanity. Read more about the event here.

As many as 100 Riverside students to sleep outside to raise money for Habitat, awareness about homelessness

MILWAUKEE – As many as 100 students at Milwaukee Public Schools’ Riverside University High School are set to sleep outside Thursday night to raise money for Habitat for Humanity and raise awareness about homelessness. Last year, students raised $3,800 for the cause. This year marks the 13th “Box City” at Riverside, which has raised more […]

Photos: Grand opening for parent center at North Division

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee Public Schools held a grand opening Wednesday for the new MPS PTA District Parent Resource Center at North Division High School. Learn more about the event here.

Grand opening for North Division parent center set for Weds.

MILWAUKEE – A grand opening is set for Wednesday for the new Milwaukee Public Schools PTA District Parent Resource Center at North Division High School. The public is welcome to attend the event from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 20 at North Division, 1011 W. Center Street, Room 158, Milwaukee 53206. MPS […]

Info session for prospective MPS principals set for Wednesday

MILWAUKEE – Highly-qualified candidates looking to take on a school leadership role in Milwaukee Public Schools are invited to the district’s principal recruitment information session this Wednesday. MPS expects to hire more than a dozen new principals through the current hiring season. The session is set for 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, March […]

500 MPS students to compete in music festival Saturday

Event runs from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at MPS’ Lincoln Center of the Arts Middle School MILWAUKEE (March 14, 2013) – Nearly 500 Milwaukee Public Schools students will compete Saturday, March 16 in a Wisconsin School Music Association Music Festival at MPS’ Lincoln Center of the Arts Middle School, 820 E. Knapp Street, Milwaukee […]