Lending a Paw to Students at North Middle School

When the bell rings at North Middle School, students and staff fill the hallways, hustling to their next class.  But they always have time to stop and say hello to Dug. Dug, the 3 year old black lab, serves as a comfort dog at North Middle School.  Owner Julie Poetzel, a science teacher at North,…

Students Spread Kindness in the Falls

Keep your eyes open around Menomonee Falls for some colorful words of kindness.   The 3rd-5th graders at Valley View Elementary School began a Kindness Rock Project this month, bringing art into the community.  Led by Laura MacLeod, Art Teacher at Valley View, the students designed colorful rocks with a message of positivity or kindness. “The rocks…

Menomonee Falls High School Among 2018 Best High Schools in the US

Menomonee Falls High School has earned the U.S. News & World Report Silver Award in the 2018 Best High Schools Ranking. With a 96% graduation rate, MFHS is ranked #39 out of 110 Wisconsin High Schools, the top 8% in the state. U.S. News identified schools that best serve all student and assessed how prepared…

Riverside Elementary Students Place on Honor Roll in Nationwide Math Contest

Three Riverside Elementary 4th Graders earned a spot on the Honor Roll in the nationwide Noetic Learning Math Contest (NMLC). The NLMC is a semiannual problem solving contest for elementary and middle school students. The goal of the competition is to encourage students’ interest in math, to develop their problem solving skills, and to inspire them…

SDMF earns Top Workplace for 4th year in a row.

The School District of Menomonee Falls is proud to announce that it has been named on the Journal Sentinel’s Top Workplace list for the fourth time in four years. “This award represents the care and commitment of our staff,”  said Superintendent Dr. Pat Greco.  “Their dedication to each student, support for families, and commitment to…

Haubenreich named MFHS AP

MENOMONEE FALLS (4/23/18) — Jeff Haubenreich has been named the next Assistant Principal for Menomonee Falls High School, replacing Suzy Thomas who has accepted a position in district-wide administration. Haubenreich currently serves as spanish teacher at MFHS has been a teacher since 2002. “Jeff is an exceptional Spanish Teacher at the high school,” said Corey…

Thomas named Director of Quality & Analytics

MENOMONEE FALLS (4/20/18) — Suzy Thomas has been named the Director of Quality & Analytics for our Falls Schools. Thomas, a MFHS graduate herself, has served in the district as a math teacher at MFHS where she was instrumental in partnering with that team to earn some of the most significant results in our system. “Suzy…

Blochowiak named next C&L Director

MENOMONEE FALLS (4/19/18) — Casey Blochowiak is returning to the Falls School district this summer as its new Curriculum & Learning Director. Blochowiak is a former Menomonee Falls High School assistant principal who has since served as principal at Rolling Hills Elementary School in Mukwonago and most recently served as principal at St. Francis High…

MFHS FBLA Takes 5th State Title

NMS takes 4th State Title Menomonee Falls (4/13/18) — Menomonee Falls High School’s Future Business Leaders of America team has done it yet again, taking home its 5th straight state title this weekend, a school record. North Middle School FBLA team is celebrating its fourth straight state championship, quite a feat for a team still in…

Fechter named Facilities Manager of Year

MENOMONEE FALLS (3/29/18) — Falls Schools Director of Facilities Rick Fechter was awarded the 2018 Facility Manager of the year by the Wisconsin Association of School Business Officials this week. “This is not an individual award,” Fechter said. “It’s a team award. It starts with an organization that supports the continuous improvement process. From the…

Scott Walter wins Principal of the Year

MENOMONEE FALLS (3/23/18) – Riverside Principal Scott Walter received the surprise of a lifetime when he walked into his gymnasium under the guise of a photo opportunity Wednesday morning. Not only was he greeted by all of his students, the Menomonee Falls High School pep band, cheer team, district leadership and school board members; he…