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


2020-2021 Incoming Freshman Activities

Incoming students for the 2020-2021 school year can complete the Activities & Athletics Interest form to get on the list for sports and activity groups that you are interested in joining. Athletic Coaches/Activity Advisors will send communication to students on the list during their recruitment season.

For more detailed information on Activities & Athletics offered and contact information,

please go to the full webpage.
2019-20 Yearbook Sale Yearbook sales are available to all families online. The cost of each yearbook is $22. Families wishing to order a yearbook can do so here.

Rawson After School Middle school students are not allowed on Rawson property prior to 4:00 pm on normal school days. This includes the playground, basketball courts and parking lot. The only exception will be for families who have filled out the necessary paperwork to allow their middle school student to pick up a sibling after school. You may fill out the appropriate paperwork by CLICKING HERE. Students who pick up their siblings must have their middle school ID available.

Parent Involvement

Parents today are more involved in the education of their children. South Milwaukee Middle School supports this idea by working with parents through our Parent Advisory Council and in a volunteer capacity. Your efforts and your time are valuable and appreciated. Please take a moment to fill out a quick survey so we can best meet your desire to become involved. Click Here to access the survey.