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4th-annual scholarship flag football contest set for Saturday, July 27 at Custer Stadium
Alumni of Milwaukee Public Schools’ Rufus King International School and Riverside University High School will square off in flag football Saturday, July 27 to raise scholarship dollars for the schools’ students.
The 4th-annual scholarship flag football game set is set for Saturday, July 27 at 2 p.m. at Custer Stadium, located next to MPS’ School of Career and Technical Education, 5075 N. Sherman Boulevard, Milwaukee 53209. Tickets are $3 with the funds going to the alumni foundations at both …
Young, Gifted & Black Series
By Taki S. Raton
He has been accepted into four state universities – the University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee, the University of Wisconsin – Platteville, the University of Wisconsin – Lacrosse, and the University of Wisconsin – Parkside.
This senior is looking forward to his graduation next month on June 9 from Riverside University High School. He is Young, Gifted & Black and his name is Keenan Diggens. With a cumulative GPA of 3.60, Keenan was among the 240 area students who received an Academic Excellence Award in “Recognition …
PEARLS Girls participate in annual “Box City” event at Riverside
On Thursday, March 22, ten members of PEARLS for Teen Girls, Inc. participated in Milwaukee Public Schools’ Riverside University High School 12th annual “Box City” event to raise money for Habitat for Humanity and raise awareness about homelessness.
Beginning at 5:00 p.m. last Thursday, the PEARLS girls, along with other students at Riverside, built temporary shelters out of boxes and slept outdoors to gain better understanding of the struggles homeless people face.
“Homelessness is a real problem in our community, but it is …
Riverside, Rufus King alumni held their inaugural Flag Football Game event to honor graduates last weekend on July 24. Pictured above are members of the Riverside team. The game was modeled after the North and Lincoln high school alumni basketball game, which has been a community staple for more than 35 years. (Photo by Robert A. Bell)
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Past graduates from Milwaukee’s Rufus King and Riverside University high schools will face off in the inaugural alumni flag football game to benefit scholarships for students of both schools. The game, which will take place July 24, is modeled after the annual North and Lincoln high school alumni basketball game, which has been a community staple for more than 35 years. MPS Superintendent Dr. Gregory E. Thornton will make comments welcoming participants and spectators at the game.
“We are thrilled to have the opportunity to raise scholarship funds to help the …