Sexual education curriculum (Milwaukee Public Schools)

Paxtyn Merten filed this request with the Milwaukee Public Schools of Milwaukee, WI.
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Multi Request Sexual education curriculum


From: Paxtyn Merten

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Wisconsin Open Records Act, I hereby request the following records:

· A copy of the standard curriculum currently used for sexual education throughout the school district. If there is different standard curricula for different grade levels, I would like all of those individual curricula.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 business days.


Paxtyn Merten

From: Milwaukee Public Schools

December 17, 2018
Dear Friend: Thank you for contacting the Office of Board Governance. The Board is committed to providing the community with all the information necessary for them to understand the goals, the programs, the problems, the needs and the successes of the school system. However, according to Board Policy 2.04, Board Authority and Duties, Board members should respect the Board’s commitment to work through its chief administrative officers by requesting desired information about the schools directly from such offices. Therefore, in an effort obtain the information you requested, I have provided a copy of your request to the Office of Academics, and asked that this request be fulfilled within five business days. Should this request be outstanding after that time, I will follow up with the Office of Academics on your behalf. If you would like to make contact yourself, you may contact Jeremiah Holiday at 414-475-8871. Every effort will be made to fulfill this request in a timely fashion. Please do not hesitate to contact me, if I may be of further assistance or if this matter has not been effectively addressed. Sincerely, Jacqueline M. Mann, Ph.D.
Director/Board Clerk
Office of Board Governance
18190774 JM/RS


From: Milwaukee Public Schools

Dear Paxtyn Merten,

Thank you for your communication regarding the MPS Human Growth & Development Curriculum. Attached is a letter with attachments to the curriculum at each grade level.

Rosemary Hayes
Administrative Assistant III
Office of Academics, Rm 272
5225 W. Vliet Street
Milwaukee, WI 53216

From: Milwaukee Public Schools

December 27, 2018 Paxtyn Merten
Dear Paxtyn: I am writing to inform you that the Office of Board Governance has received notification that your recent concern #18190774 has been addressed. Our office, therefore, has now closed your file. As always, we appreciate your interest and concern. Please contact us if we may be of any further assistance. Sincerely, Jacqueline M. Mann, Ph.D.
Director/Board Clerk
Office of Board Governance
18190774 JM/RS