MPS' Golda Meir School is expanding into high school

MILWAUKEE (WITI) --Milwaukee Public Schools’ Golda Meir School is expanding to serve high school students. Golda Meir is a gifted and talented school graded ‘Exceeds Expectations’ by the state of Wisconsin.

Limited seats are available for the school’s 150-student 9th-grade class for 2014-15. Many seats have already been claimed by 8th-grade students at the school and others accepted through the school’s testing process.

The high school will grow by one grade each year thereafter until it serves grades 3-12 in two buildings: one for grades 3-5 and the other for 6-12.

An open house is set for Wednesday, January 15th from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the school’s upper-grades campus: 1615 N. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in Milwaukee. Testing for prospective students is scheduled for Wednesday, January 22nd from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the same location. Families with questions are invited to call 414-212-3205.