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Finding Your Sense of Belonging Wednesday July 15, 2020 3:00-4:00 PM Central Time. Geared towards students who are just starting out on their college search, this workshop aims to help you identify the schools where it’s about more than just fitting in – it’s where you’ll connect to community both in and outside of the classroom.
Letter to Parents Regarding the FAFSA
Get some help with the FAFSA
Xello (Career Cruising)
Career Cruising has re-imagined future readiness and the result is Xello. A brand new product and a brand new identity. In order to access your Xello Account go to login.xello.world. 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
Twenty hours of community service is a Milwaukee Public Schools graduation requirement option. The Student Guide to Community Service for Graduation contains a Student To-Do List along with all necessary permission and tracking forms. It also contains suggestions for finding a community service experience that’s right for you.
Upcoming Testing Dates
2020-2021 Test Dates (National)
National Test Dates for 2020-2021 will not open for registration until July 2020.
|Test Date||Registration Deadline||
(Late Fee Required)
|September 12, 2020||August 14||August 15 -August 28|
|September 13, 2020||TBD|
|September 19, 2020||TBD|
|October 10, 2020||TBD|
|October 17, 2020||TBD|
|October 24, 2020||September 18||September 19 – October 2|
|October 25, 2020||TBD|
|December 12, 2020||November 6||November 7 – November 20|
|February 6, 2021||January 8||January 9 – January 15|
|April 17, 2021||March 12||March 13 – March 26|
|June 12, 2021||May 7||May 8 – May 21|
|July 17, 2021*||June 18||June 19 – June 25|
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
- Download Request for Recommendation Form
If two or more scholars 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 scholars 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 scholars, employing the following tiebreaker process.
a. The scholar who is an IB Full Diploma Candidate shall be selected.
b. The scholar with the highest composite ACT score shall be selected.
c. The scholar 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 scholar’s counselor: