The ICOT Challenge

The ICOT Challenge

April 3, 2014 •
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UPDATE: The weekly grand-prize winner was Mr. Tripler’s Tuesday period 3 Psychology class. Every student in that class will receive a T-shirt, which be awarded after vacation. Congratulations to everyone who took part in the ICOT challenge.UPDATE: Friday's... Read more »

Cupcake Wars Bring Sweet Satisfaction

Cupcake Wars Bring Sweet Satisfaction

Beth Daitch
March 29, 2014 •
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The third annual Cupcake Wars Event had a record number of teams this year. Sixteen teams competed in two categories.  There was a “From Scratch” division and a “Decorating” division.  All entrants pre-baked their cupcakes... Read more »

Students Get Inside Look At State Police Bomb Squad

Students Get Inside Look At State Police Bomb Squad

March 26, 2014 •
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 Mike Avery, Art Derderian, and Eric Basak of the State Police Bomb Squad visited MHS on Monday to demonstrate how they use a robot in dangerous crisis situations. Members of our Robotics classes and other Technology Education... Read more »

Boys Swim Team Combines For Six School Records

Boys Swim Team Combines For Six School Records

March 21, 2014 •
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Swimming at the CT Boys LL Championships, the MHS Boys swim team came in 5th place overall at Wesleyan University Wednesday afternoon. In the process they set 6 new school records out of 8 total swims. The team of Garrett Wlochowski, Greg Lucas, Robert Adams-Michaud, and Quinn Packer came in 5th in... Read more »

MHS Students Excel at History Day Event

MHS Students Excel at History Day Event

March 15, 2014 •
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Eleven MHS students took home first-place honors at the annual History Day competition Saturday. Shannon Carroll and Kaitlin Maloney each won for solo projects while group winners were Nikki Pirtel, Ashley Agosto and Yousuf Mian; Noah Negron, Christian Cook, and Joseph Ruggiero; and Blake Kelley,... Read more »

Megan Boyer Honored At Science and Engineering Fair

Megan Boyer Honored At Science and Engineering Fair

March 15, 2014 •
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MHS student Megan Boyer placed third at the annual Connecticut Science and Engineering Fair and was selected to present her research at the INTEL competition this May. Only 6 students were selected (all females!) for this honor -- and INTEL is THE most prestigious science competition... Read more »

Happiness Is Being A Math Teacher on Pi Day

Happiness Is Being A Math Teacher on Pi Day

March 14, 2014 •
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No one loves Pi more than math teachers!  When walking in the math hallway today you would have been witness to many different celebrations - some teachers shared their best pi jokes, other's shared their favorite pi song and many wore their best... Read more »

Bus schedule for March 12th and March 13th:

March 7, 2014 •
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The MHS busses will be running on their normal schedule for both March 12th and March 13th.  Those students who arrive early can wait in the cafeteria until classes begin.

Sydney Bridgeman To Perform At All-State Music Festival

Sydney Bridgeman To Perform At All-State Music Festival

March 5, 2014 •
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Senior Sydney Bridgeman has earned a coveted spot in the 2014 CMEA All-State Music Festival to be held on April 3-5, 2014. She will join an elite group of Connecticut High School musicians for three days of rehearsals culminating with a performance at Hartford's Bushnell... Read more »

At Benton Museum, Focus Is On Visual Literacy

At Benton Museum, Focus Is On Visual Literacy

March 5, 2014 •
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A group of students traveled to the William Benton Museum of Art at the University of Connecticut on Friday, Feb. 28, as part of docent visual literacy initiative trip. Students focused on the new newest exhibits: “Persepolis: Word & Image” and “Making the... Read more »