Welcome to SMMS

The mission of South Milwaukee Middle School is to empower learners to grow academically, socially and emotionally by developing and supporting independent thinkers and problem solvers who strive for excellence in the classroom and community. Our staff is dedicated to creating learning environments that promote growth, challenge, and success.  Our curriculum provides students the opportunity to be challenged in an environment that supports their growth. South Milwaukee Middle School is extremely proud of our students and staff and we look forward to further developing partnerships with our community.

Jim Hendrickson

Nick Anton
Associate Principal

Colleen Bartlein
Administrative Secretary

Debbie Todey
Attendance Secretary

Meghan Sothan
Receptionist/Guidance Secretary


2019 Annual Native Plant Sale Are your thoughts turning to summer? Are you dreaming of your garden this year? Look no further!  On Saturday, May 11th, 9 am - Noon, the SMMS Environmental Club will hold our 2019 Annual Native Plant Sale. We’ll be selling a wide variety of beautiful native flowering plants, garden vegetables and herbs. For more detailed information, CLICK HERE. Holder

Summer School

The School District of South Milwaukee is offering summer learning opportunities to all students. We invite you to consider enrolling your child in up to three classes this summer. Our summer school staff have developed customized courses to support all learners. Classes begin on Tuesday, June 25th and end on Wednesday July 31st. Classes will meet each week, Monday-Thursday.

Registration is open to all families from Monday, April 29th through Friday, May 17th.  

Please CLICK HERE for more summer school information and registration forms. 

Washington D.C. Field Trip for 2020
The informational parent meeting for our 2020 Washington D.C. field trip will be Wednesday, May 15th at 6:00 pm in the PAC. Any current 7th grade family interested having their child attend next year's Washington, D.C. trip should attend. This meeting is mandatory for those wishing to go on the trip. We will be covering topics such as cost, itinerary, student expectations and fundraising opportunities. The dates for next year’s trip are March 31 - April 5, 2020. See you there!