For more information, please see the Messmer High School Web site.

Messmer High School

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: February 2nd, 2:30 PM

Days/Hours of Operation:

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.


Contact Us

Marquette University Service Learning
P.O. Box 1881
707 N. 11th St. Room 303
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201-1881

Phone Number: (414) 288-0250
Fax Number: (414) 288-3259

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