Westside competes in mathematics

A group of Westside Academy students participated in the local Math Counts competition with over 20 other schools from the surrounding area. They spent the day competing in individual and team rounds at Milwaukee School of Engineering.

Howard Montessori helped by City Year

A group of more than 60 City Year Milwaukee corps members spent much of Friday at MPS’ Howard Avenue Montessori School painting classrooms, hallways and murals. Two corps members (pictured above) painted a Maria Montessori mural that includes a quote from the namesake of Montessori education. MPS thanks City Year Milwaukee for its continuing support!

MHSA show honors Black History

Milwaukee High School of the Arts is honoring Black History Month with a program entitled “The Drum Speaks.” The show celebrates African-American history in song, dance and spoken word. Tickets are still available! Performances are set for 7 p.m. on Friday, February 22 and Saturday, February 23 at the school, 2300 W. Highland Avenue, Milwaukee […]

Engaging families through science

  Students of Manitoba were asked to do a family project on one of the planets in our solar system. The students created posters and gave oral presentations to the class on what they learned about their planet. It was a great example of integrating science with all facets of literacy – reading, writing, speaking, […]