November 18, 2017

2017-18: Week 12

A Solon Salute to Ruby Jennings, Chanti Haas, Liam Mears, Rebecca ("Reb") Vanden Bergh and Brecken Shea for volunteering at Union Elementary School's Annual Thanksgiving Celebration. Way to go crew. Thanks for giving up some of your time to engage in and support this important annual UES community celebration. Thanks you five! (From Mr. McLane)
Photo credit to Ruby Jennings
 
A Solon Salute to Attorney General TJ Donovan for coming to speak with MHS this past week. Thank you!
Joelyn and Noel advocate and ask questions with the attorney general

A Solon Salute to the MHS Debate Team on the success of their recent fundraiser. With the delicious and dedicated support of Elmira Behzadikia, the team sold out around 140 meals in no time at all! And a successful first debate tournament for the team as well. Emily Sheftman and Angus Fraser placed first overall team. Omeed Fallahi placed first place speaker and Emily Sheftman placed second.
Jackson Markow, Elmira, and Omeed Prepping the Chana Masala Meals

A Solon Salute to all of the music students that participated in the Winooski Valley Music Festival this past week. Thank you for representing MHS so well and congratulations! Chorus students that attended but are not pictured: Juna Nagle, Violet Tobacco, Leila Cain, Mary Margaret Page, Warren Cossett, Clayton Winters, Daniel Jarvis, Angus Fraser, Riley Craig, Faith Bolques, Christie Cecere, MaryAnn Songhurst, Rehana Nazerali-Ruddy, Erin Kelley, Eve Taylor, Jaeden Jagemann
Jack Heyerdahl, Max Hughes, Nadia Scoppettone, Eleanor Braun, Graham Janson, Simon Moon, Colin Desch, Sadie Chase-Tatko, Sydney Dunn, Ruby Bryant, Althea Torrens-Martin
Katherine Desch, Havvah Keller, Jenna Krussman, Ada Rohan, Alex Boes, Grace Carlomagno, Matt Koucky, Eliana Moorhead, Asa Richardson-Skinder, Joseph Mensah, Leah Acosta, Evan Rohan, Danny Bruce, Liam Mears, Neil Rohan, Charlie Watson

A Solon Salute to Mr. John Bate. Talk about modeling growth mindset! Mr. Bate is taking Latin II in Mr. Carroll's class this semester. He claims the class is challenging but enjoyable. We salute you Mr. Bate!
Mr. Bate and his classmates
Latin Teacher Mr. Carroll in his third year teaching at MHS with his student Mr. Bate...teaching in his 51st(!!) year at MHS.

Announcements:
  • November 21st: Spirit Wear orders will be available for pick up beginning at 12:00pm in the main office lobby. Popcorn will be avaialble as well. (Thanks Boosters!)
  • November 21st: Deadline to Sign up for the After School Ski Program's first session. The program goes on Thursdays (3pm-9pm Dec-Jan). Departs and returns to MHS. Click here to learn more. 

  • November 22-24: Thanksgiving Break
  • December 8th and 9th: Student Directed One Act Play Festival (7pm Friday and Saturday Nights)