North division


9 old school Milwaukee school postcards

Published May 26, 2020

Here, for a nice stroll down memory lane, are postcard images of nine vintage Milwaukee public schoolhouses. They are a mix of buildings that survive and that are now long gone.


MPS board approves plan to restructure 53206 schools

Published Aug. 5, 2018

The Milwaukee Public Schools board unanimously approved a proposal at its July 26 meeting to reconfigure nine schools in the 53206 ZIP code, Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service reports.


Schoolhouse fires seem to flare up in bunches

Published June 9, 2014

1918, 1969 and 1978 were especially bad years for fires in schoolhouses in Milwaukee, a city that an insurance adjuster had said possessed an exemplary record of fire safety.


Doin' the Daddy/Daughter Dance

Published Jan. 28, 2013

It's time for the annual Daddy/Daughter Dance again at North Division. And, once again, the idea makes me go, "awwww."