Citizens are invited to Public Hearing on Potential Referendum

The Board of Education of the School District of Menomonee Falls is asking citizens to come to the Nov. 14 school board meeting to provide their voice on a potential referendum on April 4, 2017. Citizens are invited to attend the public hearing at 6 p.m. at Village Hall on Nov. 14 and provide written…

Falls’ Homecoming Win Roundup

Friday’s game was an awesome one, here’s everything you need in case you missed it: Re-watch the live game here Photos from the District Photos from Student Photog Brett Tamblingson WTMJ4 Names Falls Team of the Week Journal Sentinel Salutes Matt Hennigsen Journal Sentinel Names Falls Team of the Week Northwest NOW game coverage  

Sneak Peek: A first look at new facilities

Our construction partners VJS and EUA sat down with our Board of Education on Monday and gave them a first look at the plans for all of the major projects approved in the April 2016 Referendum. Approximately 70 projects across the district will make our schools safer, more efficient and provide a more capable learning…

October can be scary for kids

The month of October can be a fun one. The change of the leaves, pumpkin farms, festive school events and for many families, making costumes and going out for trick-or-treating are all things that can inspire joy. Unfortunately, for many children, it can also be really scary, too. Things that are spooky, fright inducing or…

Construction at Shady Lane to begin Oct. 5

With the passing of the April 5, 2016 referendum, approximately 70 projects across the district will make our schools safer, more efficient and provide a more capable learning space to prepare children for college, career and the workforce. Thank you for voting! This month marks the first part of a two-part project at Shady Lane…

Staff vs. Students Tennis Showdown

Ms. Thomas was at it again at MFHS this week and challenged our staff district-wide to a tennis showdown with our girls tennis team. Here’s what she said: “I brazenly challenged some MFHS tennis players to a match vs. our administrative team and they are excited about the opportunity.  Other tennis team members are interested…

Board names MFPD & Wille Family as Distinguished Service Recipients

MENOMONEE FALLS (9/6/16) — The Board of Education for the School District of Menomonee Falls has selected the Menomonee Falls Police Department and Bob & Pat Wille as their Distinguished Service recipients for the 2016-2017 school year. They will be honored at the Sept. 12 annual meeting at MFHS Auditorium at 7 p.m. The public…

Taxpayers won’t see an increase from SDMF

EDIT: With a finalized budget approved by the board on Oct. 24, 2016, the mill rate is $11.68, a net increase of 8 cents. This is lower than the estimated maximum referendum impact of 21 cents. MENOMONEE FALLS — The Board of Education for the School District of Menomonee Falls approved a preliminary budget on…

We’re back: First Day in Photos

What’s better than the first day of school? The last, maybe, but it’s a distant second. We sent out our finest photogs (some of which are our very own students) to capture all of our first day adventures! Find your school here: Valley View First Day Photos Shady Lane First Day Photos Ben Franklin First…

8|24|16 Facilities Update

Our facilities team is working hard to wrap up their work before the school year starts in about a week! Here’s what they worked on last week, and don’t forget to check out the slideshow below: High School: Main gym wood and synthetic floor is almost finished. New water fill bubblers are being installed in…

Falls sits above state, national average for ACT

MENOMONEE FALLS (8/24/16) — This is the first time the state of Wisconsin is seeing ACT results from 100 percent of its graduates for the year, and students from Menomonee Falls sit above both the state and national average with a composite score of 22.3. “The graduating class of 2016 reflects the first class in…

Eisenbach named as BF interim AP

MENOMONEE FALLS (8/18/16) — Andy Eisenbach has been named the new interim principal for Ben Franklin for the 2016-17 school year. Eisenbach is transitioning from his role at Valley View elementary where he served as a physical education teacher. He has been in the district for nearly 20 years, working at Shady Lane, Riverside, Thomas…