Congratulations to MHS dancer, Ashlyn Roush, who has just made the UW-Milwaukee Dance Team! We're so proud to have another collegiate D1 dancer! Go Ashlyn!
Seniors who have a GPA of 3.55 or higher are invited to Academic Awards Night. Or they were notified by a staff member that they might be receiving a department award or something similar. Students who were invited received a letter mailed to their home. If they are not able to attend, their cords, letter, certificate, and pin (if qualified) will be available to pick up at Cap and Gown Pick-Up on Friday, June 3rd or after Graduation Practice. Academic Awards Night takes place on Wednesday, May 4th from 6:00 - 9:00 PM in the PAC.
MHS Cheer Team took third place in the Traditional Small division at State! This is the MHS Cheer's highest placing in State yet! Congrats to everyone involved in this amazing season! 🏆 📣
MHS Junior violinist, Ellen Zhou, is a finalist for Madison Symphony Orchestra's Bolz Final Forte competition! Semifinalists for the competition include MHS Freshman, Iggy Rosado (piano) and MHS Junior, Emma Song (violin.) Ellen will compete in the finals on Wednesday, April 13! Bravo!!! More info: https://madisonsymphony.org/ns-byac-semifinalists...
Four teams competed in this year's NSDA National Qualifier for Debate. Seniors, Aarush Jain and Michael Lee, qualified to represent Southern Wisconsin in the NSDA National Public Forum Debate Tournament in Louisville, Kentucky, this June! Sophomore Shelley Yang and Junior Amy Liang placed third overall and qualified as an alternate for the national contest. Congratulations to all of the teams who debated and good luck in Louisville this summer!
Ms. Clendenning's Mandarin classes celebrated the Chinese New Year last week with talent shows in each of their classes. Look the big variety of talent these students have! Watch the Youtube video here: https://youtu.be/QNqCyRykdAU
MHS Ski and Snowboard teams are heading to State! The Ski Team competed in Conference at Cascade Mountain, where the Girls took 4th place and Boys took 2nd place. The top 7 racers on each team will qualify for State on February 20th and 21st. The Snowboard team had their Conference competition at Tyrol Basin, where both the Boys and Girls took first! Both of those teams are sending their top competitors to State. GOOD LUCK AT STATE!
Middleton High School Dance Team finished their season over the weekend by making history at State with their highest combined placement ever! This was the most successful season in program history: 🏆 3rd place in D1 Hip Hop and 🏆 6th place in D1 Pom! Congratulations on an unforgettable season! So proud to have this team representing MHS! View their State performances here... Pom: https://youtu.be/ua_I6xYLgGU Hip Hop: https://youtu.be/zmsUmTtOP38
Congrats to the MHS Cheer Team who competed at State Prelims over the weekend... They secured a spot in the State Competition by taking second place with their best score of the season in the Traditional Small Division! Let's go!
The great news keeps on coming for MHS Dance! Over the weekend they competed at the Southern Regional Dance Championships in Watertown, where they received their best results from regionals EVER! They earned 2nd place in D1 Pom and 3rd place in D1 Hip-Hop. Kalea Long and Ashlyn Roush were named D1 All State Finalists. Next up is State!
MHS Dance Team had their best competition in team history this past weekend at the Falls Dance Invite. They got first place in D1 Pom Division for the first time ever! The team also received 3rd Place in D1 Hip Hop making this the first time they placed and received trophies for both routines at every single competition! Congratulations to everyone involved with the team for an amazing and record-setting season! Next up is Regionals!
Congratulations to the following students selected to perform with the Symphony Orchestra on March 17th: Iggy Rosado, Piano | Mihir Manna + Jacob Mandelbrot, Clarinets | Ellen Zhou, Violin. Read the full Concerto-Aria results here: https://www.mcpasd.k12.wi.us/o/mhs/page/fine-arts
Our West Middleton and Park Elementary testing sites will be open on Monday (1/17) and Friday (1/21). These sites will be closed from Tuesday - Thursday (1/18-1/20) West Middleton Hours | 3 p.m. - 7 p.m. Park Elementary Hours | 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Our Clark Street Community School (CSCS) testing site remains open Monday - Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., including (1/17) for MLK Day.
Congratulations to our MHS Dance Team on a busy and successful week! The team competed at the 2022 Badger State Showdown winning 1st Place in Large Varsity Hip Hop and 4th Place in Large Varsity Pom. MHS had 4 dancers named as Badger State All Stars! The only school to have a dancer chosen in each grade! 9th Grade 2nd Place: Lola Boehnen 10th Grade 1st Place: Madeline Pellitteri 11th Grade 2nd Place: Marissa Madaus 12th Grade 4th Place: Ashlyn Roush One day later at the Franklin Dance Festival, 8 soloists competed and all ranked in the top 11. MHS won the High School Team Champion Trophy which means our top 3 soloists had the highest combined score out of any team in the competition. D1/D2 Solos: Marissa Madaus - 1st Neva Hinsey - 2nd Grace Klaas - 4th Katy Bouril - 6th Maddy Pindilli - 7th Hadley Maher - 9th Ashlyn Roush - 10th Kalea Long - 11th Top 5 Overall Solos: Marissa Madaus- 4th Neva Hinsey- 5th Virtual Solo Champion: Grace Klaas
MHS Interior Design classes were visited by Tyler Brovelli and Danielle Mischke, Project Engineers for Findorff. Students learned design, material selection, installation, and quality review. A very exciting aspect was that they were able to tour the new spaces in the MHS building that are under construction! They saw where the Fabrication Lab, student cafe spaces will be, as well as several classroom areas and dance/exercise spaces as well. They also were able to hear about bumps in the road and how the team problem solves those as well.
We’re very excited to share that the National Federation of State High School Associations has selected Coach Alexa Richardson as the 2020-2021 Wisconsin Girls Cross Country Coach of the year! Congratulations to Coach Richardson! We are so lucky to have her leadership at MHS.
Shout out to the MHS DECA Team for competing in the 4th annual Middleton DECA Mini-Conference held here at MHS on December 18th! Middleton DECA alumni and parents of students served as judges on the events. Sneha Chandrashekar earned Series Champion for her outstanding performances in both events. Nuha Khatri was awarded multiple medals at the competition as well. Congrats to the team! Medal winners were Majd Allawi, Huda Baloch, Sneha Chandrashekar, Parin Gouraram, Varsha Gouraram, Clay Kaufman, Nuha Khatri, Rishika Kommuri, Vivian Liang, Marissa Madaus, Punitha Manne, Himangi Nepal, Jackson Rademacher, Mokshaa Shah, Sanju Vanukuri, and Alina Wisinski.
The MHS newspaper, The Cardinal Chronicle, has released their first publication of the year! Check out all the great content on Thanksgiving recipes, fashion, and music! https://mhscardinalchronicle.com/
Last Thursday, MEASU, MHS's Middle Eastern & Asian Student Union, celebrated Diwali at the school during lunchtime. They celebrated with traditional henna tattoos, food, music and a raffle. Diwali is a Hindu festival of lights that's celebrated on November 4th.
These are the eight women who work tirelessly every day to ensure students have delicious and nutritious meals at school. 🍎Janet Ballweg 🍎Patricia Brings 🍎Amy Gundeck 🍎Lisa Hellenbrand 🍎Rhonda Kalscheur 🍎Kelly Lorandos 🍎Debra Lucey 🍎Diane Rhodes 🍎Todd Matuszak 🍎Amy Jungbluth Our food services team is responsible for food ordering, food storage, menu planning, food preparation, and food delivery. Last night, at our Board of Education meeting, these women were honored with the “Above and Beyond” award for distinguished customer service. Thank you for being flexible and adaptive during this pandemic!