Marcy Elementary School W180n4851 Marcy Rd, Menomonee Falls, WI53051 Marcy Elementary School is located on a school site that dates back to the days of the area's earliest settlers. An…More extensive school renovation project in 2004 razed the oldest sections of the school, added classrooms, a computer lab and gymnasium and modernized the schools mechanical systems. The Marcy Parent Teacher Association (PTA) dates back to 1949, and the home-school relationship is a high priority for the teachers and administration of this historic elementary school.
This low-slung, 1960s ranch-style school was preceded by seven schools that date back to the days of the area's…More earliest settlers. Maple Avenue Elementary was built in 1960, with additions and renovations in 1964, 1966 and a $6.5-million addition in 2001.
The school's Building Character Program highlights respect, responsibility, caring and fairness. Another program, specifically for 5th graders, called STAR (Students Taking Additional Responsibility) developes leadership through school and community service projects.
Ausblick Ski Hill W260n6395 Mary Hill Rd, Sussex, WI53089 Ausblick Ski Hill is a private ski club located on the southwest side of Sussex on Mary Hill Road. Its use as a ski hill…More dates back to the 1930s when a chaplain from Marquette University was seeking out hills for the school's ski club. In the 1970s it was sold to a private company, which added upgrades including Wisconsin's first triple chair lift. Today the club also boasts snow-making equipment, grooming equipment, a cooling pond, lighting, a chalet and a garage. Ski instruction is offered, as well as racing and snowboard programs. The word "ausblick" means "scenic view or overlook."