MCHS has launched a special Class of 2015 web page that serves as an easy, one-stop reference tool to help seniors and their families have a smooth and successful experience to close out their high school careers. Click here to access the page. You can also access it through the pocket menu on the MCHS mobile app!
Register Today for the 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament
Posted on March 25, 2015 - Minooka Community High School will host a 3-on-3 basketball tournament for current students, parents, and staff, as well as alums and parents of alums on Saturday, April 11th, beginning at 9:30 a.m. at MCHS - Central Campus. The registration per team of four individu... (Read More)
Minooka Indoor Percussion to Offer Public Performance
Posted on March 26, 2015 - Minooka Indoor Percussion invites the community to attend a special send-off performance on Tuesday, April 7th, at 8 p.m. in the MCHS - Central Campus Main Gymnasium. The performance will be the group’s final public performance prior to their trip to their... (Read More)
Superintendent Blanche to Return for 2015-2016 School Year
Posted on March 26, 2015 - The following is a letter to the MCHS school community from Superintendent Dr. James Blanche.
Dear MCHS Family,
I am writing to inform you the Board of Education recently approved a contract for me to continue as your superintendent for the 2015-2016 school y... (Read More)
MCHS Students Earn GAVC Director Awards
March 25, 2015 - Four Minooka Community High School students taking classes at the Grundy Area Vocational Center (GAVC) were recently presented with Director Awards for their outstanding performances in class.
Director Award winners for February included: senior Jessica McCarthy (Cosmetolo... (Read More)
Coach Mark Brown Recognized by Illinois Coaches Association
Posted on March 24, 2015 - Minooka Community High School extends its congratulations to head varsity girls softball coach Mark Brown on being named a 2014 4A Sectional Coach of the Year and one of eight 2014 4A Coaches of the Year by the Illinois Coaches Association (ICA). Brown was recognized... (Read More)
MCHS Announces Reductions for 2015-2016 School Year
Posted on March 23, 2015 - The Minooka Community High School District #111 Board of Education approved several staff adjustments and reductions to help address its financial challenges during its general meeting on Thursday, March 19, 2015.
These adjustments and reductions include:
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Attention Seniors! We Need Your Info!
Posted on March 13, 2015 - The school year is rapidly drawing to a close, and as we prepare to finalize such events as Honors Night and graduation, there is information that we need to acquire from you to ensure we have accurate records for your child. Therefore, we would appreciate your compl... (Read More)
Parent Participants Needed for Handbook Committee
Posted on March 17, 2015 - Minooka Community High School is currently seeking parent volunteers to participate in a discussion regarding possible revisions for the 2015-2016 MCHS student handbook. A discussion session will take place at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 8... (Read More)
Join Us for the 4th Annual Orchesis Spring Dance Show
Posted on March 16, 2015 - Minooka Community High School’s Orchesis Dance Company will host its 4th Annual Spring Dance Show, “Raising the Barre”, on Friday, April 10th, and Saturday, April 11th, at 7 p.m. in the MCHS - Central Campus Performing Arts Center. Both shows will a... (Read More)
Benig Named Rotary Club Student of the Month
Posted on March 11, 2015 - Congratulations are extended to Minooka Community High School senior Lily Benig, daughter of Vincent and Sandra Benig of Shorewood, for being named the Channahon-Minooka Rotary Club’s “Student of the Month” for March.
In the classroom, Benig mai... (Read More)
Benig Named National Merit Program Finalist
Posted on March 10, 2015 - Congratulations are extended to senior Lily Benig, daughter of Vincent and Sandra Benig of Shorewood, on being named a Finalist in the 60th Annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Lily now joins approximately 15,000 other Finalists from high schools across t... (Read More)
April 2nd Board of Education Meeting Cancelled
Posted on March 10, 2015 - The Minooka Community High School District #111 Board of Education meeting originally scheduled for Thursday, April 2nd, has been cancelled (Spring Break). Both the Thursday, March 19th and Thursday, April 16th meetings will take place as scheduled (6:30 p.m. in the ... (Read More)
Volunteer Efforts of Caraynoff Recognized by Prudential
Posted on March 10, 2015 - Minooka Community High School senior Alex Caraynoff has been honored once again for his exemplary volunteer service with a Certificate of Excellence from The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards, a national program that honors youth volunteers nationwide for outstan... (Read More)
MCHS to Host Grundy Area College Fair
Posted on February 25, 2015 - Minooka Community High School will host the 2nd Annual Grundy Area College Fair on Monday, April 20, 2015, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the MCHS - Central Campus cafetorium. The event is open to all area teenagers and their families.
Representatives from sev... (Read More)
TSA Members Earn Recognition at State Competition
Posted on February 25, 2015 - Several members of the Minooka Community High School chapter of the Technology Student Association performed extremely well at the 2015 IL-TSA State Conference and Competition on February 19th and 20th at the Chateau Hotel and Conference Center in Bloomington.
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