High School News

School Board Election Notice

Date: August 24, 2020

Click here for the MPPS School Board Election Notice (pdf)

Oiler News: October 19th- November 1st

Date: October 19, 2020

Welcome to Oiler News for Weeks 7 & 8 of the 2020-2021 school year. We would like to thank all MPPS families for their continued patience as we all learn together how to help each other be successful in this new learning environment. Please do not hesitate to contact any one of us if there is anything we can do to help you.

-Daily announcements will be posted on our website and from our Twitter account @mphsoffice.

-Congrats Ervin Cudjoe and Anna Clare Miller for being the October Rotary students of the month 


-Homecoming week will take place the  26th- 30th                                                                

10/26- Meme Monday

10/27- Time Period Tuesday

10/28- PJ/ Comfy Wednesday

10/29-Color Wars- Seniors- black, Juniors- white, Sophomores- blue, Freshman- yellow

10/30-Blue & Gold


-On October 30th the Homecoming Assembly will be live-streamed on the MPHS Facebook Page tentatively starting at 9:30


-Congratulations to our 2020 Homecoming Court: 

Class of 2024 Attendants: Avery Benjamin and Maccoy Hovey

Class of 2023 Attendants: Aubree Garcia and Quentin Pashenee

Class of 2022 Attendants: Alina Ruffino and Logan Loya

Class of 2021 Attendants: Bennett Cox and Alaina Wheeler, Luca Fornari and Lauren Rupe, Owen Foust and Anna Clare Miller, James Hoyt and Iris Hwang, Ashton Lindow and Rena Angera


-The Class of 2021 worked hard last weekend to paint personalized parking spots. If your student parks on a painted parking spot they’ll be asked to move.


-Driver Ed Segment 2 in November is open to students that have had their level one license for at least 90 days and have compiled 30 hours of driving, 2 of which must be night hours. Students must check their hours and the amount of days before they sign up to make sure you have enough. Contact Ms. Maxon 


-AP exam sign-up for all classes, except for 2nd trimester MacroEconomics, is now taking place. Forms are available in AP classrooms, the counseling office, and on the high school website under the counseling tab. The deadline for signing up is Wednesday, November 11th. Please stop by the counseling office if your student has questions.


-As the weather gets colder, please do not drop your student off until 7:30, when doors will be unlocked


-After school tutoring has started in the Media Center from 3-4 for any student every Tuesday and Thursday. If your student would like to join virtually click here


– Is your student interested in joining a club with great peers that  provides fun and exciting opportunities? Then consider joining Business Professionals of America. BPA is the best club ever and they even have the opportunity to travel to Orlando, Florida. Email Mrs. Leasher for additional information or any questions. Team tryouts will be held during lunches on October 20th and 22nd so mark your calendars! 


-1st and 2nd hour Business Management is excited to offer you Oiler masks, email mwischmeyer@mp.edzone.net  if you are interested. Customizable masks are also available. 


3rd Hour Business Management is selling Oiler Pride stickers for $1.00. They can be purchased by students during both lunches or in Wisch’s Room 605!! Contact mwischmeyer@mp.edzone.net if you are interested


-Homecoming King and Queen voting will take place October 26-29.


-Backpacks should be put in students lockers when they arrive at school and not worn during the school day.


-We are still taking requests for Chromebooks.  We have distributed hundreds to families already and have received a shipment that is being readied for checkout. If .you still need a Chromebook please email your request to: mpchromebooks@mp.edzone.net 


– Students may not need to have access to a computer for an entire traditional school day on their remote learning days and many remote learning assignments can be completed with access to a smartphone. If your family is still in need of access to technology and would like to be on the waiting list for a Chromebook, please email your student’s name and grade to:   mpchromebooks@mp.edzone.net and your request will be added to the list.


-At this time iRide is not charging to ride their busses until further notice.


–Effective immediately and until further notice, ALL MPPS students will be eligible for FREE BREAKFAST AND LUNCH every day! This is due to a change in USDA funding. We are now adding a grab-and-go breakfast cart at the Student Entrance.


-ALL students, including Oilers Online are eligible to pick up FREE lunch 12:30-1:30 everyday.


-The Marching Band is selling its famous discount cards. $10 for a year’s worth of great savings, check this picture to see what you get! See any Marching Band participant or email Liz in the office at lbusch@mp.edzone.net to buy a card. 


Seniors Only: 

-If you’re planning to apply to CMU, please consider signing up for a virtual on-site admissions appointment for Wednesday, October 21st. A link for the sign up sheet is located on the MPHS Counseling office Google Classroom as well as on the Counseling web page. And don’t forget that you can waive the application fee – be sure to follow the posted instructions for fee waiver. Contact Mrs. Wilson with any questions.


-It’s Showcase and Advisor Door Decorating Time. Come and join us in Room 204: Today and Tomorrow (10/19 and 10/20) 5-7pm. Stay for a little bit or the entire time.  All the help we can get would be greatly appreciated. Social Distancing, Mask Wearing, and Sanitizing Procedures will be strictly enforced. Any questions please see any Class of 2021 Senate Member, Mrs. Carey, or Ms. Torres