5 #FallsPride things that happened this week: The SDMF earned a rating of Exceeds Expectations with a score of  81.2 on the DPI Accountability Report Card. Special shout-out to MFHS for earning a rating of Significantly Exceeds Expectations with a sore of 85.6. Congratulations to Amma Otchere, a senior at MFHS, who was recently named…

The School District of Menomonee Falls received an accountability score of Exceeds Expectations on the recently released DPI issued Report Card which uses multiple measures of student achievement and engagement to describe performance using data from the 2017-18 school year.  This high rating supports the continuous improvement and strong academic success of students in the…

Falls Schools Outperforms State Assessment Averages

The Department of Public Instruction recently released results today from the Wisconsin Student Assessment System (WSAS) exams given during the 2017-18 school year, which shows that students in the School District of Menomonee Falls consistently outperform State averages. The WSAS consists of the Forward Exam given in grades three through eight, the ACT Plus Writing,…

Friend of Education Awards Presented

The Board of Education presented Friend of Education awards to Dawn Hinton, Tony Resch, and Jenny Bisswurm at its Annual Meeting on September 18, 2018. The Friend of Education award was established as a way to recognize unique contributions by individuals or organizations to the education of the children of Menomonee Falls.  Former art educator…

Distinguished Service Award Honorees

Dave Petroff, Harvey Neu, and Marty Schallock were presented with Distinguished Service Awards by the Board of Education at the School District of Menomonee Falls Annual Meeting on September 10, 2018. The Menomonee Falls Board of Education established the Distinguished Service Award in 2002 to honor individuals who have given graciously of their time and…

Lookin’ Good!

At the August 27, 2018, Board of Education meeting, the Board approved a new mission, vision and district-wide logo for the School District of Menomonee Falls. The year-long process engaged key communicators, the school board and leaders from the school district.  A unique element of the process was a deep reflection on key documents found…

MFHS Earns Level 1 AP PaceSetter Award

Menomonee Falls High School recently earned a Level 1 2017 Wisconsin Advanced Placement (AP) PaceSetter Award from the Wisconsin Advanced Placement Advisory Council. The Level 1 PaceSetter award recognizes Menomonee Falls High School (MFHS) for its participation and performance on the 2017 College Board Advanced Placement Exams. Menomonee Falls High School is one of only…

Menomonee Falls Senior Center Receives State Accreditation

For the second year in a row, The Menomonee Falls Senior Center has achieved the honor of being an accredited Senior Center by the Wisconsin Association of Senior Centers (WASC). This accreditation recognizes The Menomonee Falls Senior Center’s achievements for its dedication to serving older adults and their needs in the best way possible. Every five years,…

Heimark Joins SDMF as Director of Athletics & Activities

Brian Heimark will join the School District of Menomonee Falls as the Director of Athletics and Activities, starting August 1, 2018. Heimark has most recently served as the Athletic Director at West High School in West Bend. “I am absolutely thrilled with the decision of our selection team,” said Corey Golla, Superintendent of Schools. “Brian…

SDMF Awarded $131,808 from State Safety Grant

The School District of Menomonee Falls has been awarded $131,808 from the Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) School Safety Grant program, administered by the DOJ’s Office of School Safety.  The SDMF was one of 147 schools and school districts approved in the most recent round of grants that will receive a combined total of $10,253,487…

CE&Rec Leadership Team Earns National Certification

Menomonee Falls Community Education & Recreation (CE&Rec), a division of the School District of Menomonee Falls, is committed to excellence and providing quality programs for all in the community. Earlier this year, every member of the CE&Rec leadership team achieved certification as a Certified Park and Recreation Professional (CPRP) by the National Certification Board (NCB)…

CAPP Program Increases Chances of Survival

Tanner Trombley, MFHS Class of 2017, is a survivor. Not only did he survive his first year at UWM, but he survived and passed Intermediate Accounting. But wait, there’s more. Trombley didn’t just pass Intermediate Accounting, he earned the highest score out of 100 students on both final exams,100 percent, and 98.4 percent, and also…