Kylie Burger (right), a University School of Milwaukee student, eats lunch with band director Dain Shuler. The school has a long-standing tradition of assigned seating at lunch. A staff member is also required to sit at each table to help facilitate conversation.

Kylie Burger (right), a University School of Milwaukee student, eats lunch with band director Dain Shuler. The school has a long-standing tradition of assigned seating at lunch. A staff member is also required to sit at each table to help facilitate conversation.