Letter to Parents Regarding the FAFSA
Get some help with the FAFSA
In order to access your Career Cruising Account go to Career Cruising, your username is your student ID in the format “MKE-#######” (without the ‘s’) and your password is your date of birth in the format “MM/DD/YY”.
Concerning the Civics Test Graduation Requirement
10th and 11th graders will take the PSAT test on October 11th
All Rufus King 11th graders will take the ACT Plus Writing at King on February 27th and WorkKeys on the 28th.
All students testing outside the United States, U.S. territories, Puerto Rico, or Canada must register on the web. You must establish a free ACT web account in order to register. After providing the information requested to create the account, click the “Register to Test” link and follow the instructions on the web screens to complete your registration. Payment must be made by valid credit card.
Information about dates, locations, fees, and more
Need to know which test dates are available to you? Wondering about how much the ACT costs? Not sure how to get signed up? Find answers to these questions and more below. You can also use the link above to learn more about test preparation, test day, your ACT scores, and various help topics.
Online registration is the fastest way to sign up for the ACT
You’ll know immediately if your preferred test center has space for you to test, and you can print your admission ticket from the website. How you sign up depends on where and how you plan to test. Please see below for other ways to register.
Upcoming Testing Dates
|Test Date||Registration Deadline||(Late Fee Required)|
|September 9, 2017||August 4||August 18|
|October 28, 2017||September 22||October 6|
|December 9, 2017||November 3||November 17|
|February 10, 2018||January 12||January 19|
|April 14, 2018||March 9||March 23|
|June 9, 2018||May 4||May 18|
|July 14, 2018||June 5||June 22|
Course Selection Materials
College Application Materials
- College Counseling Resume
- Creating your FSA ID
- Free Application for Federal Student Aid
- Definitions of Admissions Options
- Senior Review Rufus King International High School
- UWM ACT prep class information
- Download Request for Recommendation Form
See opportunities here.
If two or more students have the same grade point average, calculated to the fourth decimal place, the following criteria, in rank order, shall be used to determine the valedictorian and/or salutatorian.
1. Should two or more students have the same grade point average calculated using their unweighted Milwaukee Public Schools grade point system, co-valedictorian awards will be given.
2. A salutatorian award will be presented to the next highest unweighted grade point average students, employing the following tiebreaker process.
a. The student who is an IB Full Diploma Candidate shall be selected.
b. The student with the highest composite ACT score shall be selected.
c. The student with the highest ACT writing score shall be selected.
Top 10% Determination
The top 10% of the senior class will be determined using the Unweighted Grade Point Average.
Other Counseling Concerns
If you have any questions please contact your child’s counselor: