Archives for July 2013

Plants grown by aquaponics students at Morse•Marshall on sale at farmers markets

Saturdays at Outdoor Milwaukee Public Market; Sundays in Riverwest; Tuesdays at Fondy; Thursdays at Walker Square MILWAUKEE – Plants and flowers from bamboo to basil, marigold to morning glory and peas to peppers – all grown by students participating in the aquaponics and sustainability program at Milwaukee Public Schools’ Samuel Morse•John Marshall School for the […]

MPS’ Class of 2013 scholarship total grows to $24 million

Students earn $6 million more than their 2012 classmates MILWAUKEE – The scholarship total for the seniors of the Milwaukee Public Schools Class of 2013 has grown to about $24 million as of June 30. The students earned about $6 million more than their Class of 2012 classmates, who earned $17,760,195. As of the June […]

Facility force

In his end-of-year address to the employees of MPS central services, Superintendent Gregory Thornton made special mention of the building operations team in the Office of the Chief Operations Officer. Under the direction of John Wolf, the team of eight is responsible for maintaining and improving the MPS administration facility and grounds. Over Memorial Day […]