Board Hears Elementary Foundation Update

The School Board held its regular monthly meeting Monday night and learned the latest from architect HSR and engineer raSmith regarding the foundation investigation at the elementary building. (Scroll past the video for more article text — this discussion begins the video) Tim Ruppert of HSR and Wayne Vandenbergh of raSmith gave the presentation to … Read More

#PointerNation Welcomes Gina Reichling

Gina Reichling Elementary Instructional Assistant Hometown: Gina was born and raised on a small farm outside of Gratiot, WI. High school graduated from: Black Hawk High School in South Wayne, WI. College: Gina received her Bachelors from Edgewood College with a major in Early Childhood Special Education and minor in Elementary Education Pre K-3rd Grade. … Read More

Keyes to Succeed Austin as Girls Basketball Coach

Mineral Point is proud to announce Michael Keyes as its next Head Girls Basketball Coach. From 2005-19, Keyes has been an AAU Head Boys/Girls Coach for various programs including Wisconsin Swing, Wisconsin Hoops Select, and Wisconsin Pride. His high school varsity coaching experience consists of: Highland Varsity Girls Basketball Coach from 2008-10 and a conference … Read More

Elementary Planning Proceeding

Tim Ruppert from HSR architects told the school board at its meeting Monday, July 8 that everything is “falling in place very well” with regard to the elementary renovation timeline. (Continue past the video for more article text) Ruppert presented a potential revised drop off/pick up loop, as well as visitor and handicapped parking on … Read More

Design Process Continues for Elementary

At the Monday, June 10 regular meeting, the School Board heard the latest from architect firm HSR with regards to the elementary building project. (Scroll past the video for more article text) HSR stated they have met with elementary staff, and continue to meet with a core committee of a few board members and administrators. … Read More

Fiedler to Succeed Schmitz as Wrestling Coach

Mineral Point is proud to announce Curtis Fiedler as its next Head Wrestling Coach. He has been Co-Head Coach at River Valley High School since 2015 and guided five Blackhawks to WIAA Individual State Titles. He is also currently the District 5 Representative for the Wisconsin Wrestling Coaches Association. Curtis won WIAA Individual State Titles … Read More

2019 Summer School Schedule

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Scholarships Awarded to Seniors

Mineral Point High School held its annual Senior Scholarship Night Thursday, May 16 at the Opera House. Earning scholarships and awards were as follows: Michaela Acherman: Alumni Foundation $300, Chamber of Commerce $500, John N. Graber $20000, Key Club $250, Kiwanis $250, Marian Moreland Award, Music Boosters $500, UW-Platteville Alumni $1000, UW-Platteville Alumni Legacy $500, … Read More

Austin Hired as High School Principal

At the regular monthly meeting of the School Board Monday night, following closed session, the Board unanimously approved the hiring of Matt Austin to be the next Mineral Point High School Principal, commencing with the 2019-20 school year. (Scroll past the video for more article text) Mr. Austin has been a science teacher at Mineral … Read More

High School Social Awareness Day

Wednesday, May 1 was the first Social Awareness Day at Mineral Point High School, as organized by the Student Government. Key student leaders for this day included: Kevin Eisenzimmer, Maddie Faull, Zoe Hay, McKenna Reichling, Cole Wilson, and Adviser Kristin Staver. Instead of classes, students and staff spent the day with guest speakers who came … Read More