Falls Pride Friday5
March 22, 2019
1. Immanuel Goveas placed 2nd in the State spelling bee and will be heading to the National Spelling Bee in May! This is the fourth time a North Middle School student has qualified for the National Spelling Bee in the past nine years.
2. SDMF accepted more than $80,000 in grant money in a partnership with Carroll University to license seven teachers and two educational assistants to be Special Education teachers. We are thrilled to be able to make this investment in our existing staff members to grow professionally in an area where our needs are significant. This program comes at no cost to the district.
3. Twenty-one MFHS students participated in the MFHS first-ever coding competition on Wednesday. Thank you to the Booster Club for sponsoring awards.
4. MFHS students earned three of six statewide scholarships available for girls interested in careers in science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEaM), as part of the Milwaukee Business Journal’s STEaM Summit for Girls. Congratulations to Shivani Ganesh, senior ($250), Robyn George, junior ($250), and Siya Mahajan, freshman ($500)
5. The SDMF PTO’s hosted a School Board Candidate Forum on Thursday, March 21, 2019. The forum was live streamed and is available on the SDMF Facebook page.