School Building Use

School facilities are available to be reserved by school and outside groups who meet the proper criteria. The following classification of groups listed in priority order shall be used in determining eligibility for use and fees to be charged for use of facilities:

Group I: School District of South Milwaukee Groups
Any organization whose function is to work with the school or District for the purpose of improving instruction and pupil welfare and which has a direct connection with the District. 

Group II: Recreation Department Sponsored Groups
Any groups or programs that are directly sponsored and administered by the District’s Recreation Department. 

Group III: School Related Activity Groups
Any groups not under the direct sponsorship of the school or District, but related to the schools in that they are organized for the sole purpose of supporting the District’s schools and improving District education.  Examples:  parent groups, athletic camps outside of the WIAA season or recreation department, SM Legacy, etc.

Group IV: South Milwaukee Community Youth Groups
Any non-profit group or organization whose primary purpose is to serve children and youth of the South Milwaukee community. Examples:  Scouts, Youth Commission activities, non-school sponsored sport teams, Junior Miss Pageant, Little League.

Group V: South Milwaukee Community Groups
Any non-profit South Milwaukee community group that intends to use the District facilities for a lawful non-school purpose.  The group must be located in South Milwaukee, must have at least 51% of the owners or members of the group be residents of South Milwaukee or must have at least 51% of the attendees during the use of District facilities be residents of South Milwaukee.  Example: South Milwaukee Lions, City of South Milwaukee.  These groups will be to provide a Certificate of Insurance in order to use school facilities.

Group VI: Non-Profit Groups outside of South Milwaukee
Any non-profit group that does not meet the characteristics of a South Milwaukee Community Group that intends to use the facilities for a lawful non-school purpose.  Example:  YMCA, other school districts, churches.  These groups will be asked to provide a Certificate of Insurance in order to use school facilities.

Group VII: South Milwaukee For-Profit Groups
Any group, organization or individual that intends to use District facilities for a lawful non-school purpose. The group must be located in South Milwaukee, must have at least 51% of the owners or members of the group be residents of South Milwaukee or at least 51% of the attendees during use of District facilities be residents of South Milwaukee.  Certified lists of members, owners or attendees may be requested by the District at any time.  Example:  Caterpillar, Inc.  These groups will be required to provide a Certificate of Insurance in order to use school facilities.


To view existing reservations and check possible availability, please follow the link below. Keep in mind that this is not a complete listing, as some reservations may still be pending. You must select the BUILDING and LOCATION and click the "Check Availability" button to view existing events.

FACILITY USE CALENDAR


To request to use a Middle or High School facility, or to read the full School Board policy regarding use of the facilities, please use the links in the right sidebar.