Board Discusses Post-Referendum Steps

The Board spent much of its special meeting Friday, November 16 discussing next steps to begin construction on the elementary remodel/addition. (Scroll past the video for more article text) Board policy 672.1 states that any contracts over $100,000 must include sealed bids. FEH Design and Kraemer Brothers have already emailed Interim Superintendent Mitch Wainwright contracts … Read More

November Regular Board Meeting

Anthony Dahl was appointed by the School Board at its November regular meeting to fill the vacant School Board seat left by Kelly Gundlach. (Scroll past the video for more article text) Board policy directed how the vote was to take place. Board members used a signed ballot. A candidate would have needed four votes … Read More

MPHS 1st Quarter Honor Roll

Mineral Point High School is proud to announce its first quarter honor roll for the 2018-19 school year. HIGH HONORS Seniors: Michaela Acherman, Matthew Berg, Megan Berg, Caden Carey, Curtis Cox, Karissa Deutsch, Madisen Faull, Zoe Hay, Brady Palzkill, Daniel Pittz, McKenna Reichling, Abigayle Shannon. Juniors: Nicholas DuBois, Tessa Hanson, Isaac Lindsey, Cody Pierce, Hannah … Read More

Five Star Ranking Again on State Report Card

The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction has released state report cards, based on 2017-18 school data. The Mineral Point Unified School District has scored an 87.1, which places it into the Significantly Exceeds Expectations category, a five star rating. This is the third year in a row the District has received the prestigious five star … Read More

Dahl Appointed to School Board

Anthony Dahl has just been appointed by the School Board at tonight’s meeting (Monday, November 12) to fill the vacant School Board seat left by Kelly Gundlach. To read his interest letter:              Board policy directed how the vote was to take place. Board members used a signed ballot. A … Read More

Cox, Lindsey are WFCA All-State

Congratulations to Kicker Curtis Cox and Quarterback Isaac Lindsey who have earned All-State Small School Honors from the Wisconsin Football Coaches Association! Cox is a First Team selection while Lindsey earned Honorable Mention honors. To view the full teams, visit: First Team: https://cdn3.sportngin.com/attachments/document/5bbb-1705524/WFCA_Small_School_All-State_2018.pdf?_ga=2.199471531.469340367.1542031713-1138595825.1536234111 Honorable Mention: https://cdn4.sportngin.com/attachments/document/6a56-1705527/WFCA_Small_School_Honorable_Mention_All-State_2018.pdf?_ga=2.199471531.469340367.1542031713-1138595825.1536234111  

District Earns Three State Communication Awards

The Mineral Point Unified School District was honored by the Wisconsin School Public Relations Association (WSPRA) with three awards for its work in school communications during the 2017-18 school year. #PointerNation has now earned 10 WSPRA Awards since the fall of 2015. WSPRA showcased the Spectrum Awards at its annual fall conference, this year held … Read More

Voters Approve Referenda Questions

Mineral Point Unified School District voters approved two referenda questions on the November 6, 2018 ballot. Question 1 asked for $11.92 million to renovate and expand the existing elementary building. Question 2 asked for $350 thousand recurring for ongoing district operations. “Thank you, Pointer Nation. We are grateful for the results of this election and … Read More

Berg, Carey are Students of the Month

The Mineral Point Kiwanis Club honored its November Students of the Month at its meeting Tuesday, November 6 at the Pointer Cafe. The students, who are members of the senior class, are selected for this honor through a voting process by staff at the high school, and their biographies are written by themselves. Megan Berg … Read More

15 Pointers Earn SWAL Football Honors

SWAL ALL-CONFERENCE FOOTBALL 2018   FIRST TEAM OFFENSE Player Position Number School Year Height Weight Isaac Lindsey QB 10 Mineral Point   11   6’ 4” 175 Zach Davis RB 33 Fennimore   12   5’ 11” 155 Will Straka RB 23 Mineral Point   10   6’ 0” 185 Mason Reuter RB 23 Cuba … Read More