Overview

Marquardt Middle School

Marquardt Middle School serves approximately 850 6-8 students in the communities of Glendale Heights, Addison, Bloomingdale, Lombard, and Glen Ellyn Countryside, Illinois. At Marquardt Middle School, highly skilled and dedicated educators work together to implement an educational program which provides our students with the skills and knowledge necessary to become productive members of society and lifelong learners.

Marquardt Middle School classrooms are dynamic learning environments designed to support the mental, emotional, and physical well-being of every child. Positive partnerships between Marquardt Middle School’s teachers, parents, and community encourage our students to continuously grow and achieve inside the classroom and beyond.

Our Mission

The mission of the Marquardt Middle School community is to value education. Together we will maintain a supportive environment in which teachers and students are motivated to reach their potential through a focus on learning, effective teaching and engaging activities.


Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
— Benjamin Franklin

What We've Achieved

During the 2015-16 school year...

  • Sixth graders won the Marquardt School District 15 Battle of the Books District-wide Championship and Crosstown Classic Championship by demonstrating a high level of reading skill, knowledge, and teamwork.        
  • Advanced Orchestra earned straight first division ratings at the Illinois Grade School Music Association Organizational Contest. 
  • Eighth Grade Boys' Basketball were conference tournament champions and sixth grade Boy's Basketball went undefeated.
  • Sixth grade students spearheaded the 2018 Legacy Project and have raised over $600 so far towards their 3 year goal of raising enough money to fund a well in South Sudan.
  • MMS founded the Marquardt Student Serving Society, whose members participate in local, national, and global service-projects.
  • Four MMS students were nominated & recognized at the community Glendale Heights Character Counts Community Breakfast
  • MMS Band and Orchestra participated in side-by-side mentoring with Elmhurst college through the Young People’s Music Initiative grant from the JCS Fund of the DuPage Foundation.
  • Over 180 students were celebrated and recognized at Character Breakfasts throughout the school year. 

principal

meredith haugens

mhaugens@d15.us
(630) 858-3850 ext. 6250

 

 

assistant principal

REBECCA GABRENYA

rgabrenya@d15.us
(630) 858-3850 ext. 6251

 

assistant principal

MATT MCDONALD

mmcdonald@d15.us
(630) 858-3850 ext. 6247

 

secretary

SHARI GIBLER

Lawrence J. Golden Sixth Grade Center

sgibler@d15.us
(630) 858-3850 ext. 6100

 

secretary

ANA TORRES

Lawrence J. Golden Sixth Grade Center

atorres@d15.us
(630) 858-3850 ext. 6103

 

SECRETARY

ari gallagher 

Seventh and Eighth Grade Center

agallagher@d15.us
(630) 858-3850 ext. 6262

 

secretary

THERESE ZIECINA

Seventh and Eighth Grade Center

tziecina@d15.us
(630) 858-3850 ext. 6252