Thursday and Friday evening activities including sports canceled; Central Services locations will be open; principals and APs report to schools
MILWAUKEE – MPS schools will be closed on Friday, January 9, 2015, Milwaukee Public Schools announced Thursday afternoon.
MPS Central Services locations will remain open and all principals and assistant principals should report to their schools.
Thursday and Friday evening activities, including sports, are canceled. The Milwaukee Board of School Directors meeting of the Committee on Strategic Planning and Budget scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 8 has been postponed due to inclement weather. The meeting has been rescheduled to Thursday, January 15.
The district has reviewed the weather forecast for Friday and determined it is in the best interest of students to close schools that day.
An automated phone message to families will be distributed Thursday evening. The news will also be distributed via the district website, switchboard and social media accounts as well as through traditional news media.