The Milwaukee Board of School Directors is committed to ensuring that the District continues its forward momentum and is prepared to take the steps necessary to ensure that MPS has highly qualified leadership in place at all times. The Board continues to determine direction and to evaluate the performance of Milwaukee Public Schools. The Board is excited about the progress made toward achieving our strategic goals and implementing our initiatives. Together with our current Superintendent, we have constructed a solid foundation upon which we will continue to build.

The Board is always interested in receiving feedback from our community to assist in shaping the vision and goals for the District. As we move forward, we welcome your input regarding which qualities you believe would make a good leader for Milwaukee Public Schools. More formal opportunities will be announced in the coming weeks.

For your convenience, a link to submit input has been provided below:

What qualities would you like to see in a new Superintendent?
You may also submit your comments to:The Office of Board GovernancePhone: (414) 475-8284
Milwaukee Public SchoolsTTY: (888) 808-0928
P.O. Box 2181Fax: (414) 475-8071
Milwaukee, WI 53201-2181

Meetings of the Board and its Committees

The following is a general schedule of days when the Board and its Committees meet. Committee meetings and regular Board meetings generally begin at 6:30 p.m. This, however, is just a general guideline, and all schedules are subject to change.

Unless otherwise noted, all meetings are held in the Donald J. O'Connell Memorial Auditorium of the Central Services Building, 5225 West Vliet Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Up-to-date information may be obtained from the Office of Board Governance, telephone (414) 475-8284, or online via the ElectronicSchoolBoard.

To access the agendas for the meetings of the Milwaukee Board of School Directors and its committees, please visit the Electronic School Board at

Board Meetings

Meeting Usual Meeting Day
Regular Monthly Board Meeting Last Thursday of the month, except when in conflict with major holidays or other contingencies.
(Change in meeting date must be done through official Board action.)
Special Board Meetings As specified in the Call of the Meeting
Annual Organizational Meeting Fourth Monday in April, unless in conflict with a legal holiday, in which case, the meeting is held on the next business day. (Any other change in meeting date must be done through official Board action.)

Committee Meetings

To see the charge of each Committee, click on the Committee's name below.

Committee Usual Meeting Day
Committee on Accountability, Finance, and Personnel
Second-to-last Tuesday of the month, except in December and April
Committee on Student Achievement and School Improvement
Second Tuesday of the month
Committee on Legislation, Rules and Policies
Meets at the call of the chair
Committee on Parent and Community Engagement
Second Thursday of the month
Committee on Strategic Planning and Budget
Meets at the call of the chair

Go to Committees' Rosters