Falls Schools Named Top Workplace

The School District of Menomonee Falls has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2019 honor by The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel for the fifth year in a row. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by research partner Energage, LLC, a leading provider of technology-based employee engagement tools. The anonymous…

Carlene Hansen Selected as Principal at Ben Franklin Elementary

It is with great excitement that the School District of Menomonee Falls announces that Carlene Hansen has been selected as the principal at Benjamin Franklin Elementary School. Ms. Hansen has served as interim principal at Ben Franklin since November and through her strong leadership has developed deep partnerships among school staff and students. Ben Franklin…

Otchere Brings Home Gold…lots of it!

Amma Otchere, a senior at MFHS, brought home A LOT of gold in the 2019 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, presented by Southeast Wisconsin Scholastic Writing Region, for many of her pieces including: GOLD KEY: Black Body of Work – Writing Portfolio GOLD KEY: Maternal Mortality – Poetry GOLD KEY: Passage Rites – Poetry  GOLD…

MFHS Honors Inductees for Wall of Recognition

At halftime of the December 14, 2018, boys basketball game, Menomonee Falls High School will induct four alumni to its Wall of Recognition. The Wall of Recognition, which lines the main hallway of MFHS, was started by former principal, Dick Woosencraft in 2004 to honor distinguished alumni who have achieved success professionally and notably give…

Five #FallsPride things that happened this week!

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…