Milwaukee Public Schools (MPS) has announced that the return to in-person learning for MPS students will be postponed until Tuesday, January 18, 2022. The decision was made after a vote by the Milwaukee Board of School Directors during their special session Thursday, January 6, 2022. MPS was scheduled to resume in-person learning on January 10, […]
Milwaukee Public Schools is taking proactive steps to promote student and staff safety as the omicron variant of COVID-19 spreads. MPS schools will shift to virtual learning January 4–7, 2022. Important details are provided below. School-based staff will report to their usual work locations on the morning of January 4 and will receive further instructions. […]
Download Dr. Posley’s Letter English | Spanish Important District Update: January 2, 2022 Milwaukee Public Schools was scheduled to resume in-person learning January 4, 2022. Due to an influx of reported positive COVID-19 cases among district staff, as an emergency safety measure it is necessary for all MPS schools to transition to virtual learning beginning […]
Milwaukee Public Schools will host COVID-19 testing sites for MPS students and staff starting Saturday, January 1, 2022. Students and staff must pre-register prior to attending a testing location. The table below details the COVID-19 testing opportunities for MPS students and staff. Pre-registration is required and can be completed at register.covidconnect.wi.gov. When asked to select […]
MPS has created a Return to the Classroom Family Guide with important information about returning to in-person learning this fall. Get information about health and safety procedures, COVID-19 mitigation strategies, ways to keep students safe, and other important updates in schools. The district recommends that all families read the guide before the first day of […]
Summer in Milwaukee brings many ways to get outside and be active. Physical health is an important piece of caring for mental health. Enjoy our summer Wellness Matters newsletter for tips on staying healthy and gearing up for back to school! Visit the MPS Social, Emotional, and Mental Health Supports page.
MPS will host a series of community engagement sessions to share information and get input for the use of COVID-19 relief grant funds. The district is receiving financial support under the federal Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief fund (ESSER). Students, families, staff, and community members are invited to attend to help prioritize the allocation […]
Friday, May 14, 2021 All Wisconsin residents age 12 and older are now eligible for the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine. The Wisconsin Department of Health Services is expanding vaccine eligibility based on guidance from the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that the vaccine is safe and effective for this age group. In collaboration with […]
This is an important message from MPS. Due to snow storm, All MPS day programs, 50 Stop, Grab & Go locations, and school building are closed. All virtual learning will continue and Milwaukee Public Schools district offices will remain open. Thank you and be safe.
Hello! My name is Allison Pelsis. Currently, I am a 4/5th grade teacher. I have been at Hawley since 2016. I have been a staff member in MPS since 2001. I am also a graduate of MPS (k-12). I went to college at UW-Madison and am currently working on my Masters degree in Literacy at […]