Blum, Carrington are Students of the Month

The Mineral Point Kiwanis Club honored its February Students of the Month at its meeting Tuesday, February 20 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. Danielle Blum … Read More

Forensics Team Advances 34 to Districts

The majority of the 2018 Mineral Point High School Forensics team had its Sub-District competition February 12 at Dodgeville, while a few entries competed February 19 at Platteville. All of the entries advanced to the District festival to be held Saturday, March 24 at UW-Platteville. Students needed to score a 16 (or better) out of … Read More

FFA Speakers Qualify for Sectionals

On February 7, the Mineral Point FFA attended the District 12 FFA Speaking Contest at Black Hawk High School.  There were 15 participants from Mineral Point competing against FFA members from seven other schools   The 8th grade quiz bowlers that competed were Team Blue: Blake Radtke, Brett Roberts, and Colbi Carey. Team White: Grace … Read More

Four Pointers Earn Wrestling All-Conference Honors

2017-18 SWAL ALL-CONFERENCE WRESTLING   FIRST TEAM 106: Brody Lee, Fennimore 113: Gage Updike, Boscobel 120: Mason Lull, Fennimore 126: Danny Pittz, Mineral Point 132: Caden Carey, Mineral Point & Aidan Nutter, Fennimore 138: Kolbe Ubersox, Darlington/Black Hawk & Trevor Wanek, Fennimore 145: Riley Blair, Fennimore 152: Maguire Fitzgerald, Fennimore 160: Will Ahnen, Fennimore & … Read More

2018-19 Open Enrollment

The Wisconsin Open Enrollment period is now open! Any families who do not reside within in the boundaries of the Mineral Point Unified School District may apply to have their child(ren) attend school in #PointerNation for the 2018-19 school year. Online application is recommended at https://dpi.wi.gov/open-enrollment What is Open Enrollment? The inter-district public school open … Read More

FBLA Competitors Advance to State

The Mineral Point High School Future Business Leaders of America competed successfully in the Regional Leadership Conference.  There are over 70 business events with everything from Agribusiness to Word Processing to choose from, and competition formats from online and in-person objective tests, to presentation events to fit members’ interests and schedules. The eighteen members pictured … Read More

SWAL Honors Choir

Mineral Point Middle and High Schools were well represented at the SWAL Conference Honors Choir held at Iowa-Grant High School Saturday, January 27. High school: Megan Berg, Alexis Berget, Maddie Faull, Austin Heisner, Mackenzie Martie, Cody Pierce, Keira Schrank, Samantha Schultz, Brianna Wedig, and Rita Wilson.   Middle school: Oliver Benson, Gena Byrnes, Brock Ellingson, Ella Fox, Ellie Janetka, … Read More

MPHS 2nd Quarter Honor Roll

Mineral Point High School is proud to announce its 2nd Quarter Honor Roll for the 2017-18 school year. HIGH HONORS Freshmen: Macy Aschliman, Alexis Berget, Emily Cody, Brayden Dailey, Cristian Haglund, Ian Keyes, Grant Lee, Skylar Martin, Daniel Nordstrom, Matthew Nordstrom, Tatum Novak, Chloe Oberhauser, William Straka, Liam Stumpf, Megan Toay, Cameron Wiegman, Rita Wilson. … Read More

Schmitz, Yager Inducted Into Bauman Hall of Fame

Mineral Point High School inducted two new members into the Al Bauman Wrestling Hall of Fame Friday, January 26 during the match vs. Fennimore.   Mike Schmitz Mineral Point Invitational Champion 1979 Iowa-Grant Invitational Champion 1980, 1982 Southern Eight Conference Champion 1981, 1983 WIAA Regional Champion 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983 WIAA Sectional Champion 1980, 1983 … Read More

FFA Attends State Leadership Conference

Morgan Vondra and Katie Fitzsimmons of the Mineral Point FFA Chapter attended the Wisconsin Association of FFA Half-Time Leadership Conference held at the Holiday Inn & Convention Center in Stevens Point January 12-13. Over 350 FFA members, advisors, and state FFA officers participated. The Half-Time Leadership Conference provides FFA chapter leaders from around the state … Read More