State Champion Poet

Senior Brianna Ward is this year's state poetry slam champion.  She competed against 18 other students from around the state to earn the #1 spot on the WI slam team.   The top six slam poets will  compete in the Brave New Voices international competition this July in Atlanta. … [More]

Newsweek names Rufus King a top school

Newsweek has named Rufus King the 199th best school in the nation! They ranked schools according to six factors; graduation rate, college acceptance, college-level courses and exams,  percent of students who get free/reduced lunch, and ACT/SAT scores. … [More]


Rufus King Recognized by U.S. News

Rufus King is once again recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top high schools in the state of Wisconsin for 2014. … [More]


From Rufus King to the NFL

MPS RUFUS KING INTERNATIONAL HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 2007 MPS grad Lance Kendricks knew from the age of 10 that he wanted to be a professional football player. “I remember seeing a box of Wheaties with John Elway on it, and I thought, ‘This is something I want to do’,” he laughs. It’s still too early in his career to be on a box, but he’s mastered the art of thinking outside of one. It’s a skill he says he learned his first day at MPS’ Rufus King International Baccalaureate High School. “On … [More]


PTSO Meeting

Parents, Teachers/Staff, and Students: Join us at the PTSO-Booster Club meetings on the first Monday of every month, at 6 p.m. in the Little Theater.   The PTSO --Booster Club fosters communication between parents, administration, staff, teachers, and students. We host informational programs and appreciation events, raise money and awareness, and provide a forum for discussion of issues concerning our school.   We always have volunteer opportunities available. Students, it's … [More]


Rufus King International School

IB at Rufus King

Rufus King is authorized in the Middle Years Programme (MYP)  and Diploma Years Programme (DP) of study by the IB Organization.  IB World Schools share a common philosophy-a commitment to high-quality, challenging, international education-that we believe is important for our students.