Class of 2017 Awarded with Scholarships

Mineral Point High School held its annual Senior Scholarship Night Thursday, May 18 at the Opera House. Earning scholarships and awards were as follows: Elise Ames: Alumni Foundation $300, Key Club $500, Kiwanis $500, PEP Good Citizen $500. Emma Baker: Skills USA $400. Cassandra Bossert: Alumni Foundation $300, Future Business Leaders of America $250, Key … Read More

Musicians Awarded

The Mineral Point High School Music Department held its annual awards night Sunday, May 14 at the Opera House. Photos from the event can be found in this album: Awards were presented as follows: Seniors Music Booster Award-Ethan Dickler. Band: Most Enthusiastic-Grant Rose; Most Improved-Jack Neal; Most Outstanding-Cole Howard; Louis Armstrong Jazz Award-Addy Chambers; John … Read More

Board Installs New Officers

The Mineral Point School Board met Monday for its regular May meeting. This was the first regular meeting for the 2017-18 school board, and therefore, officer elections were held (Scroll past the video for more article text) Officers will be: Larry Steffes, President; Lisa Hay, Vice President; Larry Dolphin, Clerk; and Kelly Gundlach, Treasurer. Committees … Read More

Matching Gift Creates Opportunity to Support Mineral Point Students

Thanks to the generosity of an anonymous donor, Mineral Point students with negative lunch balances have the opportunity to end the school year in the black. In order to achieve this goal, the donor will match up to $750 of additional monies generated by the community to support this effort by Friday, May 19. Children … Read More

State Skills USA Produces National Qualifiers

Mineral Point High School sent a large contingent to the State Skills USA competition in Madison April 25 and 26 and emerged with a National Qualifying Entrepreneurship Team. Representing Mineral Point were: Emma Baker, Danielle Blum, Madison Bowers, Abigail Callaway, Caden Carey, Curtis Cox, Addison Dailey, Brandon Dolphin, Nick DuBois, Paige Goodweiler, Grady Gorgen, Jake … Read More

Fitzsimmons, Kruser are May Students of the Month

The Mineral Point Kiwanis Club honored its May Students of the Month at its meeting Tuesday, May 2 at the Pointer Cafe. These are the final Students of the Month for the 2016-17 school year. The students, who are members of the senior class, are selected for this honor through a voting process by staff … Read More

Girls Basketball is 1st Place Academic All-State

The Wisconsin Basketball Coaches Association has released its list of Team Academic All-State Honors and the Mineral Point Girls Basketball Team has placed 1st in Division 4 with a 3.819 GPA. BOYS TEAM ACADEMIC ALL-STATE Team GPA in parenthesis Division 1 Brookfield Central (3.78) D.C. Everest (3.646) Germantown (3.476) Division 2 Waukesha Catholic Memorial (3.78) … Read More

State Solo/Ensemble Medals Awarded

Mineral Point Middle and High School Musicians culminated their Solo/Ensemble competition season with the State Festival at UW-Platteville Saturday, April 29. Results were as follows: First: Danielle Blum, Soprano Vocal Solo Haakon Schriefer, Baritone Vocal Solo Trombone Quartet: Haakon Schriefer, Brady Palzkill, Cole Howard, and Cody Pierce Second: Michaela Acherman, Soprano Vocal Solo Megan Berg, … Read More

Addams Family Musical Cast & Crew Ready for Performances

The Mineral Point High School Musical Theatre Program is proud to present “The Addams Family” at the Mineral Point Opera House this weekend. Showtimes are Friday, April 28 and Saturday, April 29 at 7 pm, and Sunday, April 30 at 2 pm. Check out photos from rehearsal here: Cast members include: Caleb Kennedy, Gomez Addams; … Read More

FBLA Enjoys State Leadership Conference

Mineral Point Future Business Leaders of America members Ethan Dickler- Business Law, Caden Jackson-Networking Concepts , Max Palzkill-Job Interview , Sean Wahlin-Cyber Security,  and the team of Mitchell Schaaf and Cole Wilson-Publication Design, along with 2,500 FBLA members from around the state, competed at the FBLA State Leadership Conference on April 3 -4 in Appleton … Read More