With a strong focus on academics, activities and diversity, Rufus King International School – High School Campus is ranked #2 among Wisconsin public high schools (U.S. News & World Report). We offer a rigorous pre-university course of study which meets the needs of highly-motivated secondary students.
Grades 9 and 10 emphasize the IB Middle Years preparatory program, with students in Grades 11 and 12 eligible to earn the coveted IB Diploma or individual subject certificates in addition to the MPS diploma.
Entrance is granted by portfolio or admissions assessment; we participate in the early admissions process. Contact the school for more information.
Two years of the same world language as well as three years of social studies, math and science are required for graduation. King has the largest number of athletic teams in MPS and 60 extracurricular activities, focusing on service as well as intellect.
IB at Rufus King
Rufus King is authorized in the Diploma Years Programme (DP) of study by the IB Organization.
Rufus King is also an approved Middle Years Programme school. IB World Schools share a common philosophy-a commitment to high-quality, challenging, international education-that we believe is important for our students.
* Only schools authorized by the IB Organization can offer any of its three academic programmes: the Primary Years Programme (PYP), the Middle Years Programme (MYP) or the Diploma Programme (and in addition the IB Career-related Certificate). Candidate status gives no guarantee that authorization will be granted.