February 2017 | Volume 12 Issue 6
District Staff Development for Salaried Staff 
(formerly  MLK Day - January 16th)
MLK sessions have been rescheduled for February 20, 2017.
Watch for your updated session details to be communicated via email.
Hourly Staff Development 
Invest in YOU! - February 20, 2017
Hourly Staff Development Day is coming up on Monday, February 20th at Millard South High School. Please see the Hourly Staff Development flyer for UPDATED course offerings. Contact Leadership and Learning with questions.

Digital Learning - “World-Class & World-Connected”

Matt Hilderbrand, Wheeler Elementary

Technology is changing the landscape of school and community interaction and communication. Pie pieces, including Digital Learning, stand at the forefront for staff and students.  Specifically directed toward Digital Learning, Dr. Sutfin charged schools to “Tell Our Story.” A unique challenge coupled with an opportunity to teach real-life applications of technology use. Across the Millard District, Pre-K to 12th grade, students and staff have embraced this                                                        transformation in the realm of technology.  


Click here for the Full Story & Video

MPS Induction 2016-17: Spring Orientation is Coming!
With snowflakes falling and wind gusting, it may be hard to believe that SPRING is in the AIR, but our valued first-year MPS certificated staff members are in for a REFRESHING professional learning experience on Monday, March 20th at Millard West High School from 8 AM - 4 PM
Save the date for SPRING ORIENTATION 2017!              
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Millard Public Schools - Leadership & Learning - 5606 So 147th St
Omaha, NE 68137 - (402) 715-8418
website: MPS Leadership & Learning

Notice of Non-Discrimination

The Millard School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, marital status, disability, or age, in admission or access to or treatment of employment, or in its programs and activities.  The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Superintendent of Schools, 5606 South 147th Street, Omaha, NE 68137 (402) 715-8200. The Superintendent may delegate this responsibility as needed.  Complaints and grievances by school personnel or job applicants regarding discrimination or sexual harassment shall follow the procedures of District Rule 4001.2.  Complaints and grievances by students or parents regarding discrimination or sexual harassment shall follow the procedures of District Rule 5010.2.




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MPS School Board Members
Dave Anderson
Mike Kennedy

Amanda McGill Johnson
Mike Pate
Linda Poole
Pat Ricketts
Dr. Jim Sutfin, Superintendent

The mission of the Millard Public Schools is to guarantee that each student develops the character traits and masters the knowledge and skills necessary for personal excellence and responsible citizenship by developing a world-class educational system with diverse programs and effective practices designed to engage and challenge all students.