Orchesis to Host Spring Show on April 29-30
  • Orchesis to Host Spring Show on April 29-30
  • Minooka Lions Club Honors Top MCHS Seniors
  • Five Students Earn GAVC Director Awards
  • Student Recognized by Channahon-Minooka Rotary Club

Minooka Community High School’s Orchesis Dance Company presents its annual spring show, Dancing through the Decades, on Friday, April 29th, and Saturday, April 30th, at 7 p.m. in the MCHS - Central Campus Performing Arts Center. Click here for more information.

School News

Class of 2016 Members Recognized at Senior Honors Night

Posted on April 29, 2016 - Minooka Community High School celebrated its annual Senior Honors Night on Monday, April 25, 2016, in the MCHS - Central Campus cafetorium. From local scholarships to departmental awards, the evening celebrated some of the top members of the MCHS Class of 2016. H... (Read More)

3rd & 4th Block GAVC Update for Friday, April 29th

Posted on April 29, 2016 - Due to a power outage at the Grundy Area Vocational Center (GAVC) in Morris today, students will return to MCHS and will be dismissed for the day. Students who need to wait for a ride home will be placed in a resource period for the remainder of the day. If you ... (Read More)

Biology Students to Take Illinois Science Assessment

Posted on April 28, 2016 - Beginning the week of May 2nd, MCHS students currently enrolled in either Honors Biology or Biology will be taking the mandated Illinois Science Assessment during their biology class. This test is aligned to the new state standards in science and will provide baselin... (Read More)

MCHS Students Excel at SkillsUSA State Conference

Posted on April 27, 2016 - Several Minooka Community High School students currently taking coursework at the Grundy Area Vocational Center in Morris participated in the SkillsUSA State Leadership and Skills Conference this past weekend in Springfield. The event hosted over 2,000 students, teac... (Read More)

Student Named Rotary Club Student of the Month

Posted on April 27, 2016 - Congratulations are extended to senior Christian Shaw, son of Richard and Mary Shaw of Gardner, for being named the Channahon-Minooka Rotary Club “Student of the Month” for April. As a student in the Grundy County Special Education Cooperative’s... (Read More)

Color Guard Audition Information

Posted on April 24, 2016 - The MCHS Color Guard is looking for a group of hard working students wanting to try out our activity! The color guard is a competitive group that mixes dance with flags and other equipment. We perform at home Football games as well as travelling around Illinois to pe... (Read More)

Band and Choral Students Enjoy Successful Weekend

Posted on April 19, 2016 - The Minooka Community High School Band and Choral Programs enjoyed a successful weekend of competition. The MCHS Band Program’s Wind Ensemble, Jazz Band, and Wind Symphony participated in the IHSA Music Organization Contest hosted by Manteno High School. Wi... (Read More)

Orchesis Dance Company to Host Spring Show

Posted on April 19, 2016 - Minooka Community High School’s Orchesis Dance Company presents its annual spring show, Dancing through the Decades, on Friday, April 29th, and Saturday, April 30th, at 7 p.m. in the MCHS - Central Campus Performing Arts Center. Tickets ($10 per adult and $8 pe... (Read More)

Minooka Lions Club Honors Top Academic Seniors

Posted on April 13, 2016 - The Minooka Lions Club recognized the top 25 academic members of the Minooka Community High School Class of 2016 as part of the annual Scholastic Night on Tuesday, March 22, 2016, at MCHS - Central Campus. Each year, the Minooka Lions Club hosts Scholastic Night ... (Read More)

Summer Athletic Camp Registration Now Open

Posted on April 13, 2016 - The Minooka Community High School Athletic Office will once again offer a full slate of athletic camps this summer for students entering kindergarten through 12th grade. For more information on camp offerings, dates, and pricing, please visit www.mchs.net... (Read More)

MCHS Students Recognized by Grundy Area Vocational Center

Posted on March 31, 2016 - Five Minooka Community High School students taking classes at the Grundy Area Vocational Center (GAVC) in Morris were recently presented with Director Awards for their outstanding performances in class. Director Award winners for March included juniors Brent Beck... (Read More)

Choir Program to Host Mattress Sale Fundraiser

Posted on March 31, 2016 - The MCHS Choral Program will host its inaugural Mattress Sale Fundraiser on Saturday, April 30th, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at MCHS - Central Campus. This event is open to all MCHS families and the community. Save up to 50% off retail on a variety of new, name-brand... (Read More)

Community Garden Plot Applications Available

Posted on March 29, 2016 - Plots for the Minooka Community High School FFA Community Gardens are now available to rent for $20 each. The Community Gardens, comprised of 32 individual garden plots, serve as a way to provide area residents with a space to grow plants, vegetables, and flower... (Read More)

Athletic Boosters Golf Outing Set for July 29th

Posted on March 18, 2016 - The Minooka Community High School and Channahon Junior High School Athletic Boosters will host their 13th Annual Booster Classic Golf Outing on Friday, July 29th, at Heritage Bluffs Public Golf Club in Channahon. Proceeds from the outing benefit students wanting... (Read More)