MPMS 2nd Quarter Honor Roll

Mineral Point Middle School is proud to announce its Second Quarter Honor Roll for the 2018-19 school year. HIGH HONORS Eighth Grade: Genevieve Byrnes, Allison Chitwood, Katelyn Cox, Jenna Dailey, Alana DuBois, Emma Federman, Cole Ferrell, Maddix Jackson, Carson Kroll, Brody Lee, Abel Logueflower, Cooper Palzkill, Tarrin Riley, Mackenzie Ripp, Joey Robinson, Kylie Rule, Sophia … Read More

Inclement Weather Make Up Day Plan

MIDDLE/HIGH SCHOOL February 13, 2019 Hello Middle and High School Families — After consulting with Transportation Director Todd Schmitz regarding busing concerns from families with the new start time, we have had to make a slight change to our previously proposed schedule (see #1 on the list below). The following changes will be in effect … Read More

Board Hears Referendum Update from HSR

The School Board began its regular monthly meeting Monday with an update from HSR Associates regarding the upcoming April referendum. (Scroll past the video for more article text) HSR shared with the Board the first draft of a fact sheet that will be an integral part to communication of the referendum. Once finalized, the fact … Read More

MPHS 2nd Quarter Honor Roll

Mineral Point High School is proud to announce its Second Quarter Honor Roll for the 2018-19 school year. HIGH HONORS Seniors: Michaela Acherman, Matthew Berg, Megan Berg, Caden Carey, Curtis Cox, Madisen Faull, Zoe Hay, Kaitlyn Kinch, Uriah Ottoway, Brady Palzkill, Daniel Pittz, Logan Schmitz, Abigayle Shannon, Cade Steffes, Garrett Wendhausen, Katelyn Wilson. Juniors: McKenna … Read More

Pittz Advances to Sectional FFA Speaking Contest

On February 6, the Mineral Point FFA attended the District 12 FFA Speaking Contest at Darlington High School.  There were 20 participants from Mineral Point competing against FFA members from seven other schools The 8th grade quiz bowlers that competed were: Team Blue–Joey Robinson, Carson Kroll, Ryan Schubert, Regan Suddeth, and Kennedy Wenger; Team White–Jimmy … Read More

Seven Pointers Named All-SWAL for Wrestling

2018-19 SWAL All-Conference Wrestling   FIRST TEAM 106: Brody Lee, Fennimore 106: Mason Welsh, Iowa-Grant/Highland 113: Luke Blair, Fennimore 120: Mason Lull, Fennimore 126: Danny Pittz, Mineral Point 132: Caden Carey, Mineral Point 138: Aidan Nutter, Fennimore 138: Kolbe Ubersox, Darlington/Black Hawk 145: Logan Schmitz, Mineral Point 152: Nolan Springer, Mineral Point 152: Trevor Wanek, … Read More

FBLA Members Advance to State

Congratulations to Future Business Leaders of America members that placed at Regional Leadership Conference through competition online in advance, or in person at Cochrane Fountain City High School!     Members placing 1st through 3rd advance to the State Leadership Conference April 7-9 in Green Bay at the KI Center.   1st place Karsten Bakken- … Read More

Screen Time and Kids

by Elementary Principal Matt Renwick During these recent no school days due to inclement weather, it was hard to keep our own kids occupied, especially when it was bitterly cold. Our son even commented, “Are we getting too much screen time?” We assured him that once the weather warmed up, they would be able to … Read More

April 2 Referendum on Ballot

At Monday’s meeting, the School Board voted 5-2 to approve a referendum resolution that will appear on the April 2 ballot regarding a new elementary building. Voting against were Aaron Dunn and Andy Busch. “BE IT RESOLVED by the School Board of the Unified School District of Mineral Point, Iowa and Lafayette Counties, Wisconsin that … Read More

Hurda Enters Bauman Hall of Fame

Mineral Point High School inducted a new member into the Al Bauman Wrestling Hall of Fame Friday, January 18. The induction was supposed to take place during the Iowa-Grant/Highland match, but due to a snowstorm that forced the postponement of the match, the event was moved to Tony’s Tap. Congratulations to Clint Hurda! Clint Hurda … Read More