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MMSD alumni: Connect and give back.

Our most passionate supporters. Advocates for today’s students. As part of the MMSD alumni family, your ongoing involvement with our schools is critical to ensuring future students have access to a high-quality educational experience.

Get Involved

Reconnect and reengage through the Madison Public Schools Alumni Network. 

Get in touch with old friends. Make new connections with fellow alumni. And learn how you can help today’s students as they continue their journey toward graduation. It’s free and easy to sign up. 

“Fundamentally, education has been my pathway to opportunity. I have a fond place in my heart for Madison public schools.”

Evan Marwell, West High School Class of 1983 

Alumni Stories

Alumni are doing amazing things. See what they’re up to.

  • “Playground Lessons” Helped Propel West Alum to Success On and Off the Field

    Alumni Story

    “Playground Lessons” Helped Propel West Alum to Success On and Off the Field

    Randall Elementary’s playground was an important classroom for West High Alum, Donnel Thompson. He learned to show up early and stay late, be a good teammate, pick up teammates after they made a mistake, and how to celebrate. He also learned to take direction and criticism. Those lessons helped propel him to success on and off the field, and they’re why he wants to make sure other Madison students now and in the future can gain those lifelong benefits, too.

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  • West High Alum Reflects on the Value of Sports

    Alumni Story

    West High Alum Reflects on the Value of Sports

    Sports and math have helped Mack succeed since he graduated from West High School in 1999. These intertwined loves are why he’s helping promote Madison Public School Foundation’s Play Every Day initiative to make sure students have what they need to succeed individually and to work toward the common good.

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  • Not yet 30, East High alum helps lead the way to a better Madison

    Alumni Story

    Not yet 30, East High alum helps lead the way to a better Madison

    At 29, David Aguayo (East High, 2011) has already done many great things – from leading neighborhood cleanups and food drives in elementary school to mobilizing Latino voters in the 2020 presidential election to, most recently, working as part of the Madison-based Latino Consortium for Action to raise $1 million for COVID relief for Latino families. Yet talking to him, it’s easy to believe the best is yet to come.

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A strong school district opens opportunities for all students to thrive.

You never know what subject or experience will light your brain on fire. Do you remember what launched you to where you are today? School is a safe place to explore, discover and uncover a passion that may turn into your future career. Your gift will help future generations of proud Madison public school alum. 

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A sincere thank you to our supporters who make the Madison Public Schools Alumni Network possible. The Madison Community Foundation and the Nimick Forbesway Foundation have provided valuable funding and a belief that MMSD alumni coming together only makes our schools stronger.  

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