Welcome to SMMS


The mission of South Milwaukee Middle School is to ensure each and every one of our learners grow the knowledge and skills essential to achieving their full potential. 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

Kevin Kempen 
Associate Principal

Colleen Bartlein
Administrative Secretary

Debbie Todey
Attendance Secretary

Meghan Sothan
Receptionist/Guidance Secretary


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STEAM Night Coming In February

This year's SDSM Family Night event is Picking up STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math).  The event will be held at the HS campus on Feb. 10th from 5-7pm. This special night will feature a Wacky Science Show and include the following: hands-on activities, science investigations, MS STEAM expo, the MATC Mobile STEM lab, a light meal, and a variety of student work samples from middle school math, science, and STEM classrooms! This year, the District Art Show will also be part of this event. 

Are you interested in your student being part of a First Lego League robotics club at the Middle School next year? Click here to fill out the interest form.


The School District of South Milwaukee acts with a relentless commitment to remove barriers and care for all students so they feel accepted and will learn without exception.