Scarcelli Named National Merit Scholarship Winner
  • Scarcelli Named National Merit Scholarship Winner
  • Kauffman Named U.S. Presidential Program Semifinalist
  • MAC Named 2014 Plano Frabill Team of the Year
  • Orchesis to Host Spring Dance Concert This Saturday
  • Wendi Arlis Named New Board of Education Member

Minooka Community High School is pleased to announce that senior Dominic Scarcelli, son of Dean and Jill Scarcelli of Channahon, has been named a winner of the National Merit R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company Scholarship as part of the 59th Annual National Merit Scholarship Program. Click here to read more.

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Scarcelli Named National Merit Scholarship Winner

Posted on April 23, 2014 - Minooka Community High School is pleased to announce that senior Dominic Scarcelli, son of Dean and Jill Scarcelli of Channahon, has been named a winner of the National Merit R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company Scholarship as part of the 59th Annual National Merit Scho... (Read More)

Kauffman Named U.S. Presidential Scholars Program Semifinalist

Posted on April 23, 2014 - Minooka Community High School senior John Kauffman has been named one of 565 semifinalists in the 2014 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program. The semifinalists were selected from more than 4,000 candidates on the basis of superior achievements, leadership qualities, per... (Read More)

Attention Students - Vote for a Homecoming 2014 Theme!

Posted on April 23, 2014 - Potential themes for Homecoming 2014 have been narrowed down to three choices, and Student Council needs students to cast their vote to select a winner! To vote, click here. Voting will be open through the end of t... (Read More)

Art and Soul Summer Acting Workshop

Posted on April 23, 2014 - The MCHS International Thespian Club is sponsoring a summer acting workshop for freshmen through seniors. To learn more about the workshop, please review the following information or click here fo... (Read More)

Standardized Testing on April 23 and 24

Posted on April 21, 2014 - On Wednesday, April 23, and Thursday, April 24, freshmen, sophomores, and juniors will participate in standardized testing. For your convenience, the School Messenger blasts sent to families are copied below: SENIORS On Wednesday, April 23, and Thursday, Apri... (Read More)

MAC Named 2014 Plano Frabill Team of the Year

Posted on April 21, 2014 - The Minooka Community High School Anglers Club got a big surprise on Thursday when they learned they were named the 2014 Plano Frabill’s “Illinois High Schools Fish Here” Team of the Year. During the special meeting, close to sixty anglers, boat cap... (Read More)

MCHS Students Recognized for Efforts Through GAVC

Posted on April 21, 2014 - Three Minooka Community High School students currently 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 March included: senior Alexis Gr... (Read More)

MCHS District #111 Board Appoints Arlis to Fill Vacancy

Posted on April 18, 2014 - The Minooka Community High School District #111 Board of Education, as part of its meeting on Thursday, April 17, 2014, appointed Wendi Arlis of Minooka to fill its vacancy that was created last month when Michelle Mullen stepped down from her board seat.  Arlis... (Read More)

MCHS District #111 Names New Director of Student Services

Posted on April 18, 2014 - The Minooka Community High School District #111 Board of Education, as part of its meeting on Thursday, April 17, 2014, named Joseph Pacetti as the district’s new Director of Student Services, effective July 1, 2014. Pacetti will succeed Carol Whiteaker, who is... (Read More)

MIP Competes at WGI World Championships

Posted on April 18, 2014 - The Minooka Community High School Indoor Percussion ensemble traveled to Dayton, Ohio this past weekend to compete in the Winter Guard International World Championships. In only its fourth year of existence and its first year of WGI World Championship participation, ... (Read More)

Angler Team Qualifies for FLW Midwest Conference Championship

Posted on April 18, 2014 - Congratulations are extended to the Minooka Community High School Anglers Club members who participated in the FLW Student Angler Federation Illinois State Championship on Saturday, April 5, at Clinton Lake in Clinton, IL. Seventy-seven boats from several Illinois sc... (Read More)

May 1 Board of Education Meeting Cancelled

Posted on April 18, 2014 - The MCHS District #111 Board of Education meeting originally scheduled for Thursday, May 1, 2014, has been cancelled. The board's next meeting is scheduled for Thursday, May 15, at 6:30 p.m. in the MCHS - Central Campus Career Center. If you have any questions, p... (Read More)

Mart Named Rotary Student of the Month

Posted on April 8, 2014 - Congratulations are extended to Minooka Community High School senior Shane Mart, son of Al and Kerry Mart of Channahon, for being named the Channahon-Minooka Rotary Club’s “Student of the Month” for April. In the classroom, Mart maintains a 4.71 ... (Read More)

Take the Illinois 5Essentials Survey

Posted on March 21, 2014 - From now through April 25, teachers, parents, and students across Illinois have an opportunity to participate in the second annual Illinois 5Essentials Survey. This survey is designed to generate a detailed picture of the inner workings of your school. This opportuni... (Read More)