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

State Skills USA

Congratulations to our Skills USA members who competed at State at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison April 30 and May 1. Chandler Workman – Team Engineering Challenge Rita Wilson -Television (Video) Production Jared Wedig – Team Engineering Challenge Harlie Voseberg – Welding Sculpture Keira Schrank – Television (Video) Production Logan Schmitz – Team Engineering … Read More

Deutsch, Oellerich are Students of the Month

The Mineral Point Kiwanis Club honored its May Students of the Month at its meeting Tuesday, May 7 at the Pointer Cafe. These are the final Students of the Month for the 2018-19 school year. The students, who are members of the senior class, are selected for this honor through a voting process by staff … Read More

MPMS 3rd Quarter Honor Roll

Mineral Point Middle School is proud to announce its 3rd Quarter Honor Roll for the 2018-19 school year. HIGH HONORS 8th Grade: Oliver Benson, Genevieve Byrnes, Allison Chitwood, Marcus Cool, Katelyn Cox, Jenna Dailey, Alana DuBois, Emma Federman, Cole Ferrell, Jaiden Galle, Quenten Gunderson, Maddix Jackson, Carson Kroll, Brody Lee, Abel Logueflower, Max Murphy, Tyler … 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

MPHS 3rd Quarter Honor Roll

Mineral Point High School is proud to announce its 3rd Quarter Honor Roll for the 2018-19 school year. HIGH HONORS Seniors: Matthew Berg, Megan Berg, Michaela Acherman, Curtis Cox, Madisen Faull, Zula Flanary, Zoe Hay, Kaitlyn Kinch, Brady Palzkill, Daniel Pittz, McKenna Reichling, Cade Steffes. Juniors: Bodhi Broderick, Nicholas DuBois, Tessa Hanson, Isaac Lindsey, Cody … Read More

Livestock Judging Team Places 2nd at State

Congratulations to the Mineral Point FFA Career Development teams that competed at State on April 26th at UW-Madison. The Livestock Judging team of Ryan Schubert, Joey Robinson, Emma Steffes, and Kyle Vondra placed 2nd at the State FFA contest.  Individually, Ryan placed 8th, Emma 17th, Joey 18th and Kyle 22nd. This team continued the tradition … Read More

Inaugural Basketball Hall of Fame Class Announced

Next winter on Saturday, January 11th, 2020, the Mineral Point Basketball Hall of Fame will induct its inaugural class. The inductions will take place between the JV and Varsity girls basketball games scheduled for that afternoon. Below is a brief bio on each of the inductees. More information and complete bios will be released in … Read More

“When do we start building?”

by Superintendent Mitch Wainwright “When do we start building?”  I think I have been asked that question a hundred times.  The dust has settled and the smoke has cleared now that the April referendum question has been decided.  So, what happens next? As was mentioned during all the meetings this spring, we will work with … Read More

Board Approves Special Ed Hirings

The School Board held a brief special meeting Monday, April 29 to discuss staffing. (Scroll past the video for more article text) Following closed session, the Board unanimously approved (with Larry Steffes absent) beginning with the 2019-20 school year the hiring of Jodi Renwick as an Elementary Special Education Teacher and Curtis Fiedler as a … Read More