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Milwaukee Public Schools to Kick Off Welcome Week with Freshman Bridge

Student orientation and Chromebook distribution for upcoming school year to start today

By - Aug 3rd, 2020 06:30 am
Class of 2024

Class of 2024

MILWAUKEE (August 3, 2020) — Milwaukee Public Schools (MPS) is opening the 2020-21 school year with Welcome Week for students and families today, Monday, August 3 – including Freshman Bridge for the rising class of 2024. Freshman Bridge will include virtual tours, meeting school staff, team building, and the distribution of instructional materials, Chromebooks, school gear, and masks. Starting today, freshmen on the district’s Early Start Calendar will begin a week of virtual orientations to prepare them for the upcoming academic year.

MPS Superintendent Dr. Keith P. Posley and other district representatives will be available to answer questions regarding Welcome Week and Freshman Bridge.

Alexander Hamilton High School
6215 W. Warnimont Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53220

Monday, August 3, 2020 from 8:05 A.M. – 11:00 A.M.
Media availability with Dr. Posley will be held at 10:00 A.M.

To account for attendance and social distancing guidelines, please send RSVPs to

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