MHS 2015-16 Re-Enrollment
Mark your calendars for the MHS re-enrollment days July 29 8am - 3:30pm and July 30 noon - 7:30pm. These days provide students an opportunity to pick up their schedules, get their lockers and complete any necessary paperwork. Get a 2015-16 School Year Calendar.
Class of 2015 Honored
The MHS Class of 2015 was honored for their outstanding achievements in high school as well as the many scholarships they earned. This year’s seniors received a total of more than $1.8 million in scholarship money for college and technical school training. See a full list of Scholarships and Awards for the class. You can also view our Graduation Photo Album.
Journalism Students, Staff Honored at National Conference
Congratulations to MHS Journalism students & sponsors for a successful National Student Journalism Convention experience in Denver. Yearbook students Sarah Ray and Jordan Childers earned "Excellent" ratings for their writing competitions and broadcast advisor Andrew Marine earned the national Certified Journalism Educator title.
National Honor Society Inductions
Fifty-eight students were inducted into National Honor Society on Saturday. Congratulations to these juniors for their academic and extra-curricular achievements.
Underclass Awards Highlight Great Achievements
Hundreds were honored at the First Annual Underclass Awards ceremony. The event honored 118 freshmen (nearly a third of the class), 75 sophomores (about a fifth of the class), and 62 juniors (about a fifth of the class) for having a cumulative GPA of at least 3.5 at the end of the fall semester. Congratulations, students!
Good Citizen Award Winner
Senior Maryssa Small was one of several Morgan County high students selected for the local chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution Good Citizens award. State Senator Rod Bray presented the awards,which were based on dependability, community service, leadership and patriotism. Small’s essay was selected as the Morgan County finalist representative in the state competition.
Graduation Slide Show Picture Deadline Extended to Friday, April 24
The MHS broadcast team prepares the graduation slide show. The goal is to include at least one photo of each senior in the class. Please do not submit any group photos this year. Please submit only one child photo and one teen photo for the slide show. The broadcast team prefers digital copies to be submitted. Just email attachments to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you submit photographs, please place them in an envelope with the student¹s name on the envelope.
Prom tickets can now be purchased and information obtained through out Prom & Post Prom Information page. Be sure to support the junior parents Post Prom fundraisers as well!
Choirs at the Grand Ole Opry
Mooresville choir students had a chance to experience one of the nation's most celebrated stages on their March trip.
2014 Wagon Trails Yearbook Named Hoosier Star Finalist
The 2014 Wagon Trails yearbook has been name a finalist for the Hoosier Star Award by the Indiana High School Press Association (IHSPA). The IHSPA evaluates yearbooks and those in the top 2 categories, Excellent and Superior, qualify as finalist. The 2014 Hoosier Stars will be announced and recognized at the IHSPA fall convention on October 23, 2015. Congratulations to the MHS Wagon Trails staff!
Physics Boat Races
This year saw a continuation of the traditional annual physics boat races in the MHS pool. The physics class demonstrated their understanding of the principles of buoyancy and fluid dynamics in practice by building and racing boats made of cardboard and adhesive. See more photos
2015-16 Course Scheduling Information
The Guidance Department presented 2015-16 scheduling information to parents as well as all 8th-11th grade students in January. The MHS 15-16 Curriculum Guide, parent presentations, classroom presentations, and other important scheduling information are available on the Guidance Department's Scheduling Page.
Orchestra Earns Gold
On January 31st, the orchestra students performed in the ISSMA Solo & Ensemble Contest at Avon High School. The orchestra students brought home 42 Gold medals. Also the Chamber Orchestra received a Gold rating in Group I music category, the highest level of music category that they can enter. The Chamber Orchestra will advance to State Solo & Ensemble Contest, on Saturday, February 28, at North Central High School. David Lawson, senior cellist, will advance to State with his Group I solo.
New Online Media Options for Students
Students are now able to check out online and audio books for their Chromebooks, Kindles or other devices through our Virtual Learning Center. Learn more
Winter Weather Reminders
Find our Mooresville Schools School Delay and Closing Information page for information about the school plans and notification procedures. Also check our Calendars and Schedules page for information on our 2-hour delay schedule as well as the Area 31 schedule.
Agriculture Education Returning to MHS
On December 2, MHS hosted a Ag Community Information Night. MHS Principal, Dr. Brian Disney, presented information on restarting the Agriculture and FFA program starting in 2015-16 school year. Click here for the presentation handout.
Rededication Highlights Changes to MHS
The Oct. 4 Rededication Ceremony at MHS honored the building's legacy from its 1959 construction through 7 different building additions. Principal Disney, Student Body President Luke Clair-Ficko, Student Body Vice President Ashley Kelley, Superintendent Marcotte and School Board President Dr. Roberson all took part in the ceremony. Check out our Renovation Photo Album to see how much MHS was transformed.
Texting and Social Media 101 for Parents
This Texting and Social Media 101 information was distributed to parents at our Open House on Aug. 12. Please look through the handout to learn some of the latest trends in social media and texting use among teens.
Information for Area 31 Program Participants
Students who participate in Area 31 Career Center programs at Ben Davis High School should review this Student Letter.
Vaccination Reminder for Seniors
Indiana vaccination guidelines require a meningococcal conjugate booster prior to the start of the senior year. Contact your family physician or the Morgan County Health Department to get this vaccination. Full Vaccination Requirements
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