Milwauke Public Schools: Obscene Property Tax Increase

Tonight the Milwaukee Public Schools board is going to vote in favor of increasing city property taxes 14.6% for the school portion. That is the largest portion of the property tax bill, so overall taxpayers will see a sharp increase in their bills.

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MPS Student Enrollment Will Decline, Budget Will Grow (Surprise!)

Of course no one is surprised by this. Milwaukee Public Schools, one of the worst and most wasteful school districts in the United States will have a decline in enrollment, but has proposed an increased budget. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports that enrollment will decline next school year by 4.7%. Yet the budget for MPS … Read more MPS Student Enrollment Will Decline, Budget Will Grow (Surprise!)