Address: 742 W. Capitol Drive
Take the #30 bus towards downtown. Disembark on 6th Street and Wisconsin Avenue. Transfer to the #80 bus towards App-Villard (north). After about 25 stops, disembark on Capitol Drive and head east. Messmer High School is located just east of Highway 43 on the corner of Capitol Drive and N. 7th Street.
Approximate Time By Car: 10 Minutes
Approximate Time By Bus: 30 Minutes
Orientation: Thursday, September 12th at 3:30pm (or) Saturday, September 21st at 10:00am
Days/Hours of Operation: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 3:00-4:30pm, Wednesday 2:15-4:30pm, and Saturday 9:30am-12:00pm
Description of Agency/Activities: Messmer High School is dedicated to serving a diverse, urban population and providing its students with an education that represents the school’s Catholic heritage.
Student Role in Agency: As a volunteer at Messmer School, students will be responsible for assisting instructors as they provide individualize academic support to students in afterschool programs. The Service Learner may also be responsible for tutoring students in English, Math and Science. Additionally, the Service Learner may provide academic support to students attending Saturday LEADERS activities. Ideally Messmer would like to match Service Learners and Messmer students up to work together throughout the semester.
Commitment/Requirements: At least two hours a week for duration of the semester. Consistent weekly attendance is necessary at this site. Background checks and online Working with Minors training are required.