Help

This directory provides a glossary of webpages for families on topics related to virtual learning, how to visit a school website, resources during the COVID-19 pandemic, and more.

Please contact MPS for assistance with these resources or with other questions:

Community Assistance

Milwaukee Public Schools shares the following community assistance to help connect families and our community to important resources. These include emergency food and meal sites; housing, energy, and safety; access to healthcare, and more.

Family Friday Newsletter

Published and sent to subscribers weekly, the Family Friday Newsletter provides MPS families with important information, including news and updates, helpful links, and reminders for the upcoming weeks and months. The newsletter is designed for busy families who need to stay informed.

Family Resources

The Family Resources webpage provides family support during the COVID-19 pandemic situation. Topics include how to get started with your child’s Chromebook, academic support with parent guides, self-care for parents, and how to talk to your children about COVID-19.

Online Learning Resources

MPS compiled a group of online learning activities to ensure students could continue to learn during the district closure. Learning materials are organized according to each grade level.

Parent Portal

The Parent Portal allows MPS and each school to send important messages to parents and guardians. Families can receive updates and alerts through text messaging. Sign up today.

School Directory

This searchable directory on the MPS district website allows families to access the website for their children’s schools. Once on the webpage for a school on the district website, the Visit School Website link will take a website visitor to the school’s website.

Student Toolbox

The Student Toolbox link provides a single sign-on to Clever, which provides access to multiple educational websites. Students log in once with a single username and password and can access many learning tools.

The Student Access to Clever webpage provides log-in instructions in Arabic, Burmese, English, Hmong, Karen, Rohingya, Somali, and Spanish.

Technical Help

The Technical Help webpage provides support for student Chromebooks and the Parent Portal.