Mineral Point School District is anxiously anticipating celebrating its 2019 Homecoming September 30th through October 5th.

This year’s theme is “Friday Night Lights.”

Court members include, left to right, front row: Senior Representative Ryver Galle, Senior Queen Candidate Nicole Johnson, Senior Queen Candidate McKenna Bowers, Senior Queen Candidate Jenna Wedig, and Senior Representative Kylie Sullivan. Second row: Freshman Representative Kennedy Wenger, Sophomore Representative Ashlie Baumgartner, Junior Representative Ivy Lawinger, Junior Representative Chloe Oberhauser, Sophomore Representative Kennedy Smith, and Freshman Representative Regan Suddeth. Third row: Senior boy fall sport athletes: Blaise Watters, Grant Bossert, Larry Steffes, Owen Stephenson, Jordon Ludlum, and Justin Baehler. Back row: Isaac Lindsey, Blake Wendhausen, and Grady Gorgen.

The home events are as follows:

Monday 9/30

  • High School dress up day: Dress Like Your Teacher
  • Middle: Advisory Group Challenge (each advisory will have a different theme)
  • Elementary: Pajama
  • Home volleyball: Freshman vs. Platteville 5:45 pm; JV vs. Fennimore 5:45 pm; Varsity vs. Fennimore to follow
  • Home boys soccer vs. Evansville (at Dodgeville Harris Park): Varsity 5:00 pm with JV to follow
  • Home football: JV vs. Iowa-Grant 5:00 pm

Tuesday 10/1

  • High School dress up day: Decades (Freshmen 50s, Sophomores 60s, Juniors 70s, Seniors 80s, Staff 90s)
  • Middle: Twin
  • Elementary: Favorite Team
  • Home boys soccer vs. Prairie du Chien (at Dodgeville High School): Varsity 5:00 pm
  • Home middle school volleyball vs. Darlington 4 pm

Wednesday 10/2

  • High School dress up day: Friday Night Lights (Freshmen Hydration Specialists, Sophomores Event Staff, Juniors Super Fans, Seniors All-Stars, Staff Coaches)
  • Middle: Career
  • Elementary: Workout

Thursday 10/3

  • High School dress up day: Class Color (Freshmen: Lime Green; Sophomores: Hot Pink; Juniors: Purple; Seniors: Black; Staff: Blue)
  • Middle: Grandparent
  • Elementary: Pointer
  • Queen Speeches & Voting during school day
  • High School Float Building during school day
  • Powder Puff Football during school day
  • Parade 6:15 pm down High Street
  • Anyone wishing to enter a float in the parade should contact Matt Nevers at matt.nevers@mp.k12.wi.us or 987-0739 ext. 472. Entries should be in no later than Wednesday, October 2nd to allow enough time to distribute the parade line-up to all involved. Floats may be pulled by car or truck, and the driver must have a valid WI driver’s license. Written permission from the owner must be registered with Mr. Nevers. No three or four wheelers will be allowed in the parade and we ask that you refrain from throwing candy as it creates a hazardous situation for youngsters. Line-up will begin between 5:30 and 6:00 pm in front of the Care Center. Please look for the person in the bright fluorescent vest to help you.
  • Community Spirit Rally and crowning of the Queen to follow the parade at the football field

Friday 10/4

  • High School dress up day: Pointer Spirit
  • Middle: Pointer
  • Elementary: Blue & White
  • High School Pep Rally during school day
  • Home varsity football vs. La Crosse Aquinas 7 pm 

Saturday 10/5

  • Dance 8 pm-12 am with Grand March at 8:30 pm in high school gym ($6 for dance attendees; $2 for Grand March spectators)

A special invitation is extended to all Pointer Alumni to join in the festivities. Pointer Pride never dies.

Go Blue! Make it a great Homecoming week!