WIAA History of Success

WIAA STATE TEAM CHAMPIONS Boys Track and Field 1961, 1962 Wrestling 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1985, 1986, 2002, 2003, 2007, 2008, 2009 Girls Cross Country 2005*, 2006*, 2010*, 2011*, 2012* Basketball 2016 Softball 2013 Track and Field 2015* WIAA STATE TEAM RUNNERS-UP Boys Basketball 1974, 2015 Cross Country 2010* Football 1999 Track and Field 2012* … Read More

Fiscal Responsibility

The District has a strategic plan with four areas of focus:  fiscal responsibility, community engagement, academic achievement, and technology.  The first of four focus areas of the District’s strategic plan is fiscal responsibility.  One goal of the board is to create and implement a communication plan to inform the community on the school budget and … Read More

Bennett Named Teacher Of The Month

Mineral Point Elementary 5th grade teacher, Lifka Bennett, has been honored by Ubersox of Iowa County and WOLX 94.9 FM as the July Teacher of the Month. Bennett can be seen driving a Chrysler 200 during the month of July displaying her honor. Also, she will receive a $200 donation for her classroom. Tune in … Read More


Hello Pointer Families! My name is Brad Brogley and I am excited about the opportunity to be a part of the Mineral Point School District as I am serving as the Mineral Point Elementary Principal.  There are many challenges facing public education and with my 23 years of experience both as a teacher and education … Read More

About High School Agriculture

Classes Plants, Animals, and You (PAY): Acquaint yourself with the exploding world of Agri-science. “Learning by doing” activities will provide you with exposure to various areas of Agri-science. These include: careers, FFA, soils, plant science, horticulture, animal science, Ag. mechanics, and natural resources. The greenhouse will be used as a laboratory for various activities dealing with … 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

Gold Medals, Perfect Scores Earned at State Forensics

The competitive public speaking season wrapped up Friday night at UW-Madison. Congratulations to our state forensics participants! Earning a perfect score of 25 and gold medals were: Addy Chambers (with assistant Jaycie Runde), Demonstration; Haley Chubb, Prose Reading; Fulton Flanary, Moments In History; Peyton Ross and Kaitlyn Kinch, Play Acting; Sydney Staver, Jaynie Gorgen, Destinee … Read More

MPMS 3rd Quarter Honor Roll

Mineral Point Middle School is proud to announce its 3rd Quarter Honor Roll for the 2016-17 school year. High Honors Sixth Grade: Jackson Busch, Genevieve Byrnes, Allison Chitwood, Katelyn Cox, Jenna Dailey, Alana DuBois, Emma Federman, Cole Ferrell, Maddix Jackson, Kendall Kilpatrick, Carson Kroll, Brody Lee, Max Murphy, Mackenzie Ripp, Joseph Robinson, Kylie Rule, Sophia … Read More

Staver Named WIAA Scholar Athlete

Sixteen senior girls and sixteen senior boys from Mercer to Darlington have been selected as recipients of the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association Scholar Athlete Award underwritten by Marshfield Clinic. The winners include the first ever female from Mineral Point High School to claim this prestigious honor, Sydney Staver. (Ryan McGuire, 2010, is the only other … Read More

MPHS 3rd Quarter Honor Roll

Mineral Point High School is proud to announce its honor roll for the 3rd Quarter of the 2016-17 school year. High Honors Freshmen: Justin Baehler, Wesley Berget, Grant Bossert, McKenna Bowers, Nicholas DuBois, Tessa Hanson, Isaac Lindsey, Bodhi Logueflower, Cody Pierce, Larry Steffes, Owen Stephenson, Morgan Vondra, Lily Wong. Sophomores: Michaela Acherman, Mara Aschliman, Karsten … Read More

Weier, Chubb to Lead Class of 2017 Commencement

Mineral Point High School is proud to announce its top scholars for the Class of 2017: Valedictorian Jalissa Weier and Salutatorian Haley Chubb. Graduation is set for Friday, May 26 at 7 pm in the high school gym. Jalissa Weier Jalissa Weier has been named Valedictorian of the Mineral Point High School Class of 2017. … Read More

Board Celebrates Student Success

The Mineral Point School Board began its regular monthly meeting Monday with a celebration of recent student successes. (Scroll past the video for more article text) Gold medal winners in the SWAL math contest, the State Odyssey of the Mind team, State place winners in the Delta Kappa Gamma literary contest, and State FFA qualifiers … Read More

Boys Basketball Holds Awards Banquet

The Mineral Point High School Basketball team held its awards banquet Sunday, April 9 in the cafetorium. The varsity was celebrated for its 17-7 record and 2nd place finish in the SWAL Conference, as well as advancing to the WIAA Regional Final game. The varsity reserve finished 17-5 this year. Award winners include: Isaac Lindsey: … Read More

Doye Named to WSPRA Board of Directors

The Wisconsin School Public Relations Association has named Joelle Doye, Mineral Point Unified School District Communications Director, to its Board of Directors for a three year term. Other newly elected members include: Becky Backhaus, Creative Director, J.P. Cullen Timothy Brown, Middle/High School Principal, Kohler School District Emily Neubauer, Marketing and Communications Specialist, Racine Unified School … Read More

Pointer Podcast: Adventures in Bad Luck by Jadyn

Several 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders entered a writing contest recently. This extracurricular experience was facilitated by 5th grade teacher Lifka Bennett. One student, Jadyn, received multiple recognitions for her original story, Adventures in Bad Luck. You can read her award-winning story by clicking here. In addition, listen to Jadyn read aloud Adventures in Bad … Read More