Parent News

  • Mothers Guild Holiday Bus Trip Dec. 1

    Posted October 16, 2015

    The Mothers Guild annual holiday bus trip is scheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 1. Cost is $40 per person. All MUHS mothers, alumni mothers, friends, sisters, daughters and moms of moms are welcome to join this fun-filled bus trip to Chicago. Luxury buses leave State Fair Park-N-Ride east parking lot promptly at 8 a.m. and depart downtown Chicago at 8 p.m. Online reservations are now closed. For questions, contact Roseann Gumina, or Jennifer Tierney,

  • Annual Holiday Hustle Dance - Dec. 4

    Posted November 17, 2015

    The annual Holiday Hustle dance will be held 7 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4, in the Humphrey Gymnasium. Tickets are $5 per person and will be sold at the door. The informal dance is open to all MUHS students and girls from any high school may attend. Students need not have a date to attend. All students must present a student ID to enter the dance.

  • Senior Transcript Request Deadline Dec. 4

    Posted November 24, 2015

    Any seniors applying to colleges or completing scholarships with late December or early January deadlines (Jan. 15 or earlier) must see Ms. Sahagun by Friday, Dec. 4, to request a transcript. The College Counseling office will be closed from Dec. 19 - Jan. 4.

  • Themed Student Dress Days Dec. 4-11

    Posted November 17, 2015

    Conclave will sponsor five special-themed dress days to help students have some fun and get in the holiday spirit.

  • Spring Musical Auditions - Dec. 7 & 8

    Posted November 24, 2015

    The Prep Players will perform Stephen Sondheim's Sweeney Todd as its spring musical on March 18, 19 and 20. Auditions for male roles will be held at 3:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 7. Auditions for female roles will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 8. Girls from any high school are encouraged to audition. Auditions will be in the Chorus Room - G13. Students should come prepared to sing something from the show and be ready to do a "cold" reading in an English accent.

  • Christmas Baskets Delivery - Early Dismissal Dec. 11

    Posted November 29, 2015

    Classes will be dismissed at 12:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 11, when the annual Christmas baskets will be distributed to the community. This year MUHS is teaming up with the House of Peace. The student Key Club coordinates the annual MUHS Christmas baskets for families in need in Milwaukee. More than 150 families will receive Christmas baskets this year put together by the MUHS community.

  • Our Lady of Guadalupe Bilingual Mass - Dec. 13

    Posted November 17, 2015

    The Latino Community of Marquette University High School in conjunction with the Mothers Guild invites all families to a bilingual Mass in celebration of Our Lady of Guadalupe at 10 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 13, in the Three Holy Companions Chapel. The celebration will continue after Mass with food and fellowship in the Cannon Commons. A goodwill donation to cover the cost of food will be collected in the Cannon Commons the day of the event. For questions, please contact the Orgullo Latino Moderators - Ms. Jackie Black, Mrs. Beth Piper, or Ms. Alexis Cazco.

  • Chorus Christmas Concert - Dec. 13

    Posted October 19, 2015

    The Chorus will present its Christmas concert at 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 13, in the O'Rourke Performing Arts Hall. The event is free and open to the public. Bring family and friends and get into the holiday spirit!

  • Student Art Gallery Day - Dec. 13

    Posted November 29, 2015

    During the Our Lady of Guadalupe celebration and Chorus concert on Sunday, Dec. 13, the Fine Arts Department will host a holiday gallery from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Student artwork from a variety of art classes will be on display in the Henke entrance and hallway.

  • College Reminders for Senior Parents

    Posted October 29, 2015

    The College Counseling office continues to process applications for all universities including UW system schools. Seniors planning to apply to Marquette University, Saint Louis University, Loyola Chicago and other institutions with Dec. 1 deadlines should aim to get their applications submitted and request transcripts from our office by the week of Nov. 9. Other December and early January priority deadlines should aim to get their applications submitted and request transcripts from our office by Dec. 4. The College Counseling office is closed over the Christmas break. To guarantee delivery of student transcripts on time, students need to see Ms. Sahagún with the transcript request AT LEAST 2 WEEKS before the college's application deadline. (The same is true for scholarship deadlines.)

  • Exam Review Day - Dec. 15

    Posted November 29, 2015

    Exam Review Day is Tuesday, Dec. 15, from 8 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. This is an optional, but highly encouraged, attendance day for students. Teachers will be available for students to ask questions and review materials for final exams. Students should prepare for these sessions by reviewing materials and identifying areas they do not fully understand. There are no scheduled classes. Students will meet with teachers alone or in groups. In addition, as part of the exam review day, students will have several ways to reduce stress, including a school-wide Zumba class, time with registered therapy dogs, and meditation and prayer time.

  • Semester Exam Schedule - Dec. 15-18

    Posted November 24, 2015

    Semester Exams will be held the week of Dec. 14. The first exam each day begins at 8 a.m.
    The exam schedule is as follows:

    • Tuesday, Dec. 15 – Exam Review Day (8 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.)
    • Wednesday, Dec. 16 – Math, Theology, Fine Arts
    • Thursday, Dec. 17 – Social Studies, English
    • Friday, Dec. 18 – Science, World Languages
  • Help Your Son Reduce Stress

    Posted November 29, 2015

    Exam Week can cause increased stress for many students. The following are suggestions to help your son reduce stress.

  • Parent Partnership Reminder

    Posted November 23, 2015

    As you make your year-end charitable giving decisions, please consider the Parent Partnership. Tuition only covers 67 percent of the total cost of a Marquette High education. There is a $5,985 gap between the cost per student and what tuition covers. MUHS relies on the generosity of current parents, alumni, parents of alumni, grandparents and friends to help cover this gap. For those who are able, supporting the Parent Partnership program with a gift of any amount is appreciated.

  • Topper Auction Boutique

    Posted November 29, 2015

    Looking for a unique, meaningful Christmas gift for a family member or friend with ties to Marquette High? Consider purchasing a Marquette-themed item from our Topper Auction boutique. A limited quantity of jewelry, sport and home items is available for purchase through the Development Office with proceeds benefiting the MUHS Topper Auction. View the selection here.

  • Christmas Break - Dec. 19 - Jan. 3

    Posted November 23, 2015

    Christmas Break at Marquette High begins Saturday, Dec. 18, through Sunday, Jan. 3. The first day of classes for the second semester will begin at 8 a.m. Monday, Jan. 4. The school building and offices will be open during this time according to the schedule below. Students should check with their respective coaches or teachers regarding specific practice and activity schedules during the break.

  • Civil War Summer Adventure 2016

    Posted November 29, 2015

    Students interested in learning more about U.S. History & Civil War have the opportunity to join Social Studies Teacher Chris Lese for a history immersion trip - the MUHS Civil War Summer Adventure down the Mississippi River and Gulf Coast, June 1-12. The trip is open to all current MUHS students. Travel will be by van and will include tours of the Vicksburg & Shiloh Battlefields, three-day canoe trip down the Mississippi River, Martin Luther King assassination site in Memphis, Emmett Till Tour & community service project, sleeping in a Civil War Fort in the Gulf of Mexico and stay at Loyola University in New Orleans. Space is limited. Interested students should contact Mr. Lese,, as soon as possible for a detailed itinerary and more information.

  • Mother & Son Dinner Dance Jan. 24

    Posted November 29, 2015

    The annual Mother & Son Dinner Dance will be held Sunday, Jan. 24, from 4:30 p.m. - 9 p.m. at the Pfister Hotel (424 E. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee). Dinner will be served at 5:30 p.m. with dancing to follow. This will be a special night celebrating mothers and sons. $50 per person until 11 p.m. on Jan. 5; $60 per person after 11 p.m. on Jan. 5 until Jan. 10. No reservations will be accepted after Jan. 10. Click here to register

  • Semester Grades Available Dec. 30 in PowerSchool

    Posted November 24, 2015

    First semester grades will be available after 8 a.m. Dec. 30 in PowerSchool. To access your son’s attendance and grade information, go to: If you need help accessing the site, or have misplaced your username or password, call (414) 933-7220 between 7:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. and ask for the PowerSchool Help Line.

  • Spring Semester Meal Plans

    Posted November 24, 2015

    Marquette High is committed to providing wholesome, satisfying and nutritious meals which help to support good health, learning and the overall well-being of each student who chooses to purchase meals at school. Flik Independent Dining offers several meal plan options for the spring semester. Note - All meal plans are due by Jan. 18, 2016. Any checks received after that date will be deposited in declining balance account. Questions can be sent to Chef Manager Brett Muellenbach,

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Club Photos

Location: Gym
9:38 AM - 10:13 AM

Movie Night

Location: Doerr Lab
3:20 PM - 5:00 PM

Sophomore Retreat #4

Thru: 12/6/2015

Senior Assembly

Location: O'Rourke Performing Arts Hall
9:38 AM - 10:13 AM

Holiday Hustle

Location: Gym, Commons
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM