MP to Host WSMA Large Group Music Festival

Students from area schools will participate in a Wisconsin School Music Association (WSMA) sanctioned Concert Music Festival hosted at Mineral Point Middle School/High School on Friday, May 11.   During the festival, which is free and open to the public, each school’s concert ensemble groups will perform before a panel of adjudicators while students from … Read More

State Solo & Ensemble Participants Earn Gold

Mineral Point Middle and High School Musicians culminated their Solo/Ensemble competition season with the State Festival at UW-Platteville Saturday, April 28. All instrumental students at Mineral Point received 1st place ratings. Those instrumentalists were: Haakon Schriefer: Trombone Solo Cody Pierce: Trombone Solo Owen Stephenson: French Horn Solo Haakon Schriefer, Brady Palzkill, Cody Pierce, and Daniel … Read More

Middle School Solo & Ensemble Success

Mineral Point Middle School musicians competed at the Wisconsin School Music Association’s District Solo & Ensemble Festival at Cuba City Saturday, March 10. The following received a Starred First rating in Class A and have advanced to the State competition at UW-Platteville in April. Callie Pierce, Music Theater-Soprano/Alto Solo; Callie Pierce, Soprano Solo Other results … 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

SWAL Honors Band

Congrats to our middle and high school musicians who have been selected for the SWAL Conference Honors Band! The public is invited to join them for their concert at Ithaca High School Saturday, January 6 at 4:30 pm.

State Solo/Ensemble Medals Awarded

Mineral Point Middle and High School Musicians culminated their Solo/Ensemble competition season with the State Festival at UW-Platteville Saturday, April 29. Results were as follows: First: Danielle Blum, Soprano Vocal Solo Haakon Schriefer, Baritone Vocal Solo Trombone Quartet: Haakon Schriefer, Brady Palzkill, Cole Howard, and Cody Pierce Second: Michaela Acherman, Soprano Vocal Solo Megan Berg, … Read More

Addams Family Musical Cast & Crew Ready for Performances

The Mineral Point High School Musical Theatre Program is proud to present “The Addams Family” at the Mineral Point Opera House this weekend. Showtimes are Friday, April 28 and Saturday, April 29 at 7 pm, and Sunday, April 30 at 2 pm. Check out photos from rehearsal here: https://www.facebook.com/pg/MineralPointSchoolDistrict/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1515893518422277 Cast members include: Caleb Kennedy, Gomez Addams; … Read More

Nevers Wins Kohl Teacher Fellowship Award

The selection committee for the Herb Kohl Educational Foundation Scholarship, Fellowship, and Leadership Program announced Wednesday, March 15 the recipients of the 2017 Herb Kohl Foundation awards for students, teachers, and principals. Awards in the amount of $3,000 are being made to 100 teachers, 16 principals, and their schools, and $5,000 scholarships will be given … Read More

Musicians Qualify for State

Mineral Point Middle and High School musicians competed at the Wisconsin School Music Association’s District Solo/Ensemble Contest held at Southwestern Saturday, March 11. The following received a Starred First rating in Class A and have advanced to the State competition at UW-Platteville to be held Saturday, April 29. Michaela Acherman, Soprano Vocal Solo Megan Berg, … Read More

SWAL Honors Choir

A big congratulations goes out to our middle and high school vocal students who were selected for the SWAL Conference Honors Choir. The concert is set for Saturday, January 28 at 4:30 pm at Fennimore. The public is welcome.