Buildings and Grounds to Open for Limited Use July 1

The Mineral Point School Board held a special meeting to specifically discuss re-opening guidelines as they pertain to school facilities effective July 1, when the state closure order expires. Additionally, a COVID-19 liability waiver was emailed to high school families (Classes of 2021-24). The waiver must be completed and on file with the high school … Read More

Class of 2020 Earns Over One Million Dollars in Scholarships

Mineral Point High School held its annual Senior Scholarship Night Thursday, May 21 in a virtual format due to the pandemic. 85% of the graduating class earned over a million dollars in scholarships. Thank you to all donors for your generosity!  You can view the ceremony here: https://youtu.be/70o25dkfu2M Justin Baehler: Century Junior College $300, James-Oellerich-James $500, … Read More

SECOND BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME CLASS SELECTED

The second Mineral Point Basketball Hall of Fame class has been selected and will be inducted on Saturday, January 16, 2021, when the Mineral Point boys host the River Valley Blackhawks.  Inductees will be introduced between the junior varsity and varsity games at approximately 2 pm that day.     CHUCK BENNETT – CLASS OF 1979 … Read More

Evans, Vondra are Students of the Month

The Mineral Point Kiwanis Club was set to honor its May Students of the Month at an in-person meeting, but unfortunately the pandemic altered those plans. #PointerNation would like to take this opportunity to honor Wyatt Evans and Morgan Vondra virtually. The students, who are members of the senior class, are selected for this honor … Read More

Musicians Place Well at State

Because of the pandemic, Mineral Point Middle and High School band and choir students participated in State Solo & Ensemble virtually by submitting videos of their performances to the Wisconsin School Music Association for adjudication. Congratulations to the following State place winners! First — Alexis Berget, Music Theater Solo — Alexis Berget, Soprano Solo – … Read More

#PointerNation Welcomes Dalton Miles

Dalton Miles Middle/High English Language Arts Teacher Hometown: Fennimore High school graduated from: Fennimore College: Dalton earned his Bachelor’s from UW-Platteville in 2019 in Middle/Secondary Education with an English emphasis. He is currently working on his Master’s in Special Education at UW-Whitewater. Previous employment: Since 2019, Dalton has been a Special Education Teacher at Whitewater … Read More

Middle/High Material Pick Up/Drop Off

Good Afternoon, The last day for new instruction for students at Mineral Point Middle and High School will be Friday May 15, 2020.  Student work, presentations, and projects may still be due, completed or turned in during the Week of May 18, 2020.  The grading period for students ends on May 22, 2020. The following … Read More

Solo & Ensemble Entries Qualify for State

Because of the pandemic, Mineral Point Middle and High School band and choir students participated in District Solo & Ensemble virtually by submitting videos of their performances to the Wisconsin School Music Association for adjudication. The Class A Starred First entries will advance to the State Competition. The deadline to submit for State is May … Read More

Chitwood, Schubert are Students of the Month

The Mineral Point Kiwanis Club was set to honor its April Students of the Month at an in-person meeting, but unfortunately the pandemic altered those plans. #PointerNation would like to take this opportunity to honor Natalie Chitwood and Maggie Schubert virtually. The students, who are members of the senior class, are selected for this honor … Read More

Lindsey Named WIAA Scholar Athlete

Sixteen senior girls and 16 senior boys from Waunakee to Washburn have been selected as finalists to receive the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association’s (WIAA) prestigious 2020 WIAA Statewide Scholar Athlete Award underwritten by Marshfield Children’s Hospital.  More than 1,100 Scholar Athlete finalists have been recognized since the program began in 1984. #PointerNation’s Isaac Lindsey has … Read More