Dunn Again Elected Board President

At the School Board’s regular monthly meeting Monday, the Board held its annual organizational meeting. (Go to the 11 minute mark of the video) Video link: https://youtu.be/w0UPUiJtBus The following officers were elected unanimously: Aaron Dunn, President; Joni Heisner, Vice President; Will Harris, Clerk; and Justin Skelding, Treasurer. Committees were named as follows: — Operation: Skelding,… Continue Reading Dunn Again Elected Board President

Harris, Johnston Take Oaths

The Mineral Point School Board held a special meeting Monday night and the first action item was the Oath of Office for newly elected members Will Harris and Christie Johnston. Each will serve a three-year term. Video link: https://youtu.be/Xo3TA2uKLWQ (This begins the meeting video) Other business: — The Board unanimously approved (with Andy Busch absent)… Continue Reading Harris, Johnston Take Oaths

Board Votes for Ted Evans Field

At its regular monthly April meeting, the School Board unanimously approved a request to name the renovated baseball field in honor of retired MPHS Coach, Principal, and Teacher Ted Evans. Meeting video: https://youtu.be/PZPXrm_CLn8 The dedication will take place Friday, May 6 at the home game vs. Riverdale. Athletic Director Vickie Dahl spoke regarding the reasoning… Continue Reading Board Votes for Ted Evans Field

School Board Election Results

A reminder, the annual Mineral Point School Board election will take place Tuesday, April 5. Polls will be open from 7 am – 8 pm. There are four candidates for two seats. The top two vote recipients will each receive a three year term on the Board. Voters will be instructed to vote for not… Continue Reading School Board Election Results

School Board Candidate Forum

A big thank you to our Pointer Media students for moderating the annual School Board Candidate Forum event. A video of the candidates can be found here: https://youtu.be/s6u1QFWIfJc A reminder the election is Tuesday, April 5. Voters will be asked to select not more than two candidates. The top two vote recipients will each receive… Continue Reading School Board Candidate Forum

Board Honors Success

The Mineral Point School Board held its regular monthly meeting Monday and recognized several successful winter state-level participants and winners. (This begins the meeting video) Video link: https://youtu.be/MJr9jydZqAw Katelyn Oellerich was honored for receiving the State School Psychologist of the Year Award by the Wisconsin School Psychologist Association.  Coach Curtis Fiedler spoke on the accomplishments… Continue Reading Board Honors Success

2022 School Board Candidate Forum

Due to conflicts with WIAA Boys & Girls Basketball this week, the annual Mineral Point School Board Candidate Forum has been CANCELED for Wednesday, March 9. Instead, candidates will be invited in to be interviewed separately by Pointer Media students. The videos will then be compiled together and shared out as one. Candidates invited to… Continue Reading 2022 School Board Candidate Forum

Board Updates Protocols

The Mineral Point School Board held its regular monthly meeting Monday and updated its covid protocols. Video link: https://youtu.be/qkqCTxjZ3wI The main change made was to eliminate the 53565 zip code case numbers from the masking matrix. Moving forward, masking levels will be determined solely based on the percentage of students and staff positive/quarantined in each… Continue Reading Board Updates Protocols

Board Updates Protocols

At Monday night’s regular School Board meeting, the meeting began observing a moment of silence in remembrance of Captain Brian Busch and Firefighter James Ludlum. The Mineral Point School Board approved by a 6-0 vote (with Busch absent) updating the district’s covid protocol document, largely to reflect current isolation and quarantine recommendations by the CDC.… Continue Reading Board Updates Protocols