Join MPS in celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week

This week, as Milwaukee Public Schools celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week, we recognize the hard work and many talents of our dedicated teachers who influence the hearts and minds of our young people every day. As part of MPS’ weeklong celebration of Teacher Appreciation Week, Dr. Driver, … [Continue Reading]

Students’ Interview with Superintendent

On December 1st, 2014, students Christina Cha and Tyreese Price interviewed the Superintendent of Milwaukee Public Schools, Dr. Darien Driver.  The students were able to ascertain the following facts: 1) Dr. Driver attended Spellman College, The University of Michigan and received her doctoral … [Continue Reading]


Milwaukee’s Holiday Lights Festival

Bethune Academy had the opportunity to participate in Milwaukee’s Holiday Lights Festival by decorating a tree in “Community Spirit Park” in Milwaukee’s Cathedral Square.  Bethune’s theme was “An Artist’s Holiday with the Bethune Wildcats”.  The students previously studied recycling techniques and … [Continue Reading]

MKE Holiday Lights Festival

Bethune Dominates Fun Run

  Congrats to those students who took 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place! … [Continue Reading]


Students of the Month – September

Nice job and keep up the great work !     Kynect 'education' from Jens & Anna on Vimeo. … [Continue Reading]


Welcome to Mary McLeod Bethune Academy

At Bethune Academy, we put the emphasis on excellence with a safe, positive, structured environment in which specialists provide classes in art, music, physical education and technology. We are committed to preparing students to succeed in college and careers!

Good Luck with MAP Testing, Bethune students!