Wauwatosa East Wall of Inspiration

  • The Wall of Inspiration is to "inspire new generations of Wauwatosa East High School students to dedicate themselves to lives of accomplishment and good character." The Wall recognizes the accomplishments and character of the most outstanding men and women who have attended Wauwatosa East High School and its predecessor institution, Wauwatosa High School (1871-1961).

    Nomination Criteria

    The Wall of Inspiration is designed to “inspire new generations of Wauwatosa East High School students to dedicate themselves to lives of accomplishment and good character.” The Wall recognizes the accomplishments and character of the most outstanding men and women who have attended Wauwatosa East High School and its predecessor institution, Wauwatosa High School (1871-1961).

    1. Nominee must have attended Wauwatosa High School or Wauwatosa East High School for at least two semesters.
    2. Nominee must be at least 30 years of age.
    3. Nominee should have distinguished himself/herself with outstanding achievements in his/her career, community service or both.
    4. Nominee may not currently hold any political office or be campaigning for such office.
    5. Nominee must be of good character.


    Nomination Process

    1. Use the nomination form which you can request from Wauwatosa East High School (414- 773-2000). Or download a form from the web: www.wauwatosaschools.org and go to the Alumni page 
    2. If possible, obtain a resume or brief biography for the candidate.
    3. Include current contact information for nominee or family, if available.
    4. Write a brief (no more than 300 words) typewritten statement outlining why this individual would inspire today’s students to succeed.
    5. Attach any documentation that would support your nomination.
    6. Submit materials to: Wall of Inspiration Committee, Wauwatosa East High School, 7500 Milwaukee Ave., Wauwatosa, WI 53213.


    If you are interested in helping us fund this project, donations can be sent to the address in #6 above. All contributions are tax deductible.