Full STEAM ahead: School expansion gives students chance to learn trade skills

MILWAUKEE— The Milwaukee Academy of Science recently celebrated the end of construction on its third floor expansion, creating additional space for the growing student body.  MAS is a STEAM focused school, which means they specialize in science, technology, engineering, arts and math. CEO Anthony McHenry said over the years, the school has experienced steady growth,… Read more »

Milwaukee Tool partners with charter school

MILWAUKEE – A Milwaukee charter school aiming to address a significant gap in minority achievement in sciences is now providing even more exposure to students thanks to a partnership with Milwaukee Tool.  It comes at a time where interest in the school is booming as there’s been a waitlist for about three years.  Link to article here

Milwaukee Academy of Science kicking off expansion project

The Milwaukee Academy of Science is kicking off construction this week for its planned 20,000-square-foot expansion. The school, located at 2000 W. Kilbourn Ave. in what once housed the Milwaukee Hospital and Sinai Samaritan Medical Center, plans to build out the expansion in vacant space on its campus and construct a new athletic facility. MAS officials will… Read more »

Day in the Life: Quision Harrell

More about Quision Harrell…Quision started at MAS in K4 and is graduating in a few short months.  Quision, currently, is putting all of his energy into school, work and Black Student Union. After leaving MAS during his sophomore year, Quision found himself at a high school with incredibly low academic expectations. It was then that he knew that he needed… Read more »

Day in the Life: Dakota Jones

About Dakota…Dakota Jones started at MAS in K4 and is now a HS senior. She is the captain of her cheer team and is a classroom leader. Losing her aunt, her Grandma, and her uncle have been some of the biggest challenges for Dakota. Yet, she believes in her education and appreciates MAS teachers loving… Read more »

Day in the Life of Parent Charles James III

About Charles “Ant”  James IIIMr. James is currently a fourth-grade Special Education teacher for Milwaukee Public Schools. With his fiancée Shay, he is a parent of seven children, the three oldest being students that attend MAS (7th Grader Nyzhaya Scott-James, 7th Shaniya Woods & 4th Grader Qimora Woods Tolefree). Charles is a tremendous family-oriented man. God, love, family, knowledge,… Read more »

Impact Report

We are really excited to announce that we released our very first Impact Report to the public. You can find it here: https://www.milwaukeeacademyofscience.org/impact-report/ We feel it’s a great representation of our unique educational model and the amazing success of our school this year. We hope you will make time to read it.

Mr. Anthony McHenry’s Statement of Support

To the Milwaukee Academy of Science (MAS) Community: I greet you with profound anger and sorrow over the senseless death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police officers. I am equally disturbed at the continued systematic biases and institutional racism that makes police brutality and injustices in the criminal system a frequent occurrence…. Read more »

MAS Named Community Partner of the Year by Marquette University!

Marquette University Office of Community Engagement… the feeling is mutual. Thanks for being a great neighbor and naming us your Community Partner of the Year! Article: Marquette Celebrates Inaugural Community Engagement Symposium by honoring professors, organizations