Ryser, Steffes are Students of the Month

The Mineral Point Kiwanis Club honored its December Students of the Month at its meeting Tuesday, December 3 at the Pointer Cafe. The students, who are members of the senior class, are selected for this honor through a voting process by staff at the high school, and their biographies are written by themselves. Hannah Ryser … Read More

Sense of Family

by Superintendent Mitch Wainwright There are two things that come to mind as I begin to write this article.  The first is the release of our state report card. Mineral Point Unified School District has earned the rating of “Significantly Exceeds State Expectations” for the fourth year in a row.  The students and staff have … Read More

MPMS 1st Quarter Honor Roll

Mineral Point Middle School is proud to announce its 1st Quarter Honor Roll for the 2019-20 school year. HIGH HONORS Eighth Grade: Malea Aschliman, Abigail Backes, Mac Busser, Madigan Chitwood, Christina Collier, Charlie DaVee, Elizabeth Dunn, Gracelyn Foster, Breanna Goninen, Madisyn Heim, Derek Hottenstein, Estella James, Emma Knutson, Morgan Lee, Ashton Martin, Ellery Massey, Morgan … Read More

MPHS 1st Quarter Honor Roll

Mineral Point High School is proud to announce its 1st Quarter Honor Roll for the 2019-20 school year. HIGH HONORS Seniors: Nicholas DuBois, Tessa Hanson, Cody Pierce, Sage Shemak, Larry Steffes, Owen Stephenson, Kylie Sullivan, Lily Wong. Juniors: Macy Aschliman, Alexis Berget, Emily Cody, Grant Lee, Matthew Nordstrom, Tatum Novak, Chloe Oberhauser, Cloe Rule, William … Read More

Math Team Does Well at UWP

On November 6, 28 of Mineral Point’s High School mathletes competed in the 47th annual UW-Platteville High School Mathematics Contest.   At the contest, teams are broken down into four divisions based on school enrollment.  This year, students competed in Division 3, in which there were 13 teams representing 10 different schools.  Team scores are … Read More

Lindsey, Wong are Students of the Month

The Mineral Point Kiwanis Club honored its November Students of the Month at its meeting Tuesday, November 19 at the Pointer Cafe. The students, who are members of the senior class, are selected for this honor through a voting process by staff at the high school, and their biographies are written by themselves. Isaac Lindsey … Read More

2020 SCHOOL BOARD ELECTION INFORMATION

It’s time to be thinking of school board candidates. The election will be held Tuesday, April 7, 2020. The term of office for these school board members begins Monday, April 27, 2020. The top two vote recipients will serve three year terms, with the third place vote recipient serving a two year term. Incumbents whose … Read More

Board Honors Businesses

The Mineral Point School Board began its meeting Monday night by honoring three businesses named to the 2019 Wisconsin Association of School Boards Business Honor Roll. (Scroll past the video for more article text) Military Ridge Veterinary Service & Sleepy Valley Kennels, LLC: Military Ridge Veterinary Service of Dodgeville provided discounted services for Mineral Point … Read More

All MP Schools Earn Five Star Report Card Rating

The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction has released state report cards, based on 2018-19 school data. The Mineral Point Unified School District has scored an 86.4, which places it into the Significantly Exceeds Expectations category, a five star rating. This is the fourth year in a row the District has received the prestigious five star … Read More

SWAL All-Conference Football

SWAL 2019 All-Conference Football Team SCHOOL RECORD OVERALL COACH Mineral Point 7 – 0; 9 – 0 Andy Palzkill Lancaster 6 – 1; 8 – 1 John Hoch Aquinas 5 – 2; 6 – 3 Tom Lee Darlington 4 – 3; 6 – 3 Travis Winkers Fennimore 3 – 4; 4 – 5 Jonah Roth … Read More