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Concussion Information

South Milwaukee trains coaches and staff to recognize the symptoms of a concussion. All South Milwaukee football coaches are trained using USA Football's Heads Up program. Learn more by clicking the links below.

CDC resources about concussions for youth, parents, and coaches

USA Heads Up Football program concussion recognition and response

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Municiple band members playing their instruments at a concert.

The Municipal Band was established in 1935 by 13 musicians, many of them recent graduates of South Milwaukee High School. By the time the band celebrated its 50th anniversary, its membership had grown to nearly 100.

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The South Milwaukee Recreation Department offers activities and programs such as before and after school care, swimming lessons, swim club (SMAC), middle school sports, adult exercise, and much more! 

Whatever you are looking for, the recreation department is the place for you! Make sure to take advantage of every opportunity available to you! 

Please check our website and social media often to view a list of current programs and any new programs that may be added throughout the year. 

If you have never explored the options by South Milwaukee Recreation Department, or it has been a few years since you registered, I encourage you to set a goal of selecting one of our programs for yourself, your family, or your friends. 

Register early, as programs often fill quickly. 

We are inside the high school at 901 15th Avenue, South Milwaukee. Walk through door # 24 to get to our office. If you want to contact us, please call (414) 766-5081

Set up Online Registration

The first time you register online, one adult member of your family will need to create an account with a customer login name, password, and valid email address. The minor family members are added to the Adult Account.

Go to our registration site. Select “Create an Account” and provide the required information. (Remember to save your login password information!)

Once you have an account, you may log in to your account: Click “My Account.” Enter your username and password. Go to “Other Services” and click “Register for an Activity.” Find the activity you wish to register for and click it. Click on the “Add to My Cart” button.

When done selecting activities, follow the screen for checkout. Please note that you must have a valid credit card to pay for the activities. Once your payment is approved, your receipt will display. Print your receipt.

Job Opportunities

We are looking for outstanding staff members to join our team! We continually look for various program coaches, lifeguards, supervisors, officials, and instructors.

Please pick up an application at the Recreation Department or download it here

Qualified applicants will be contacted for interviews as openings become available. For more information, call 414-766-5081.

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