Happenings on the Hill

MHBS 5-12 Communications/April 15, 2016

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Important Announcements:

  • ASPIRE testing continues next week for 5th through 9th grades.
  • Boys' basketball tryouts will be Mon., April 18, 6-7:30, with a parent meeting immediately following tryouts at 7:30 in the gym.
  • Registration packets for 2016-17 are due now. The registration fee is now $150.

Upcoming Dates

April 15: Special Olympics

April 15: Soccer @ West Morgan, 5, 7 (VG, VB)

April 15: Softball vs. E Lawrence & Belgreen @ Florence HS, NW Alabama Bash Tourney, 4, 8:30 (V)

April 16: Baseball @ Home vs. Athens Bible, 12, 2 (V)

April 16: Soccer @ Home vs. West Point, 1, 3 (VG, VB)

April 16: Softball vs. Rogers @ Sportsplex, NW Alabama Bash Tourney, 11:30 (V)

April 18: Golf @ Turtle Point, 12 (VG, VB)

April 18: Tennis @ Decatur Heritage, Sectional Tourney, TBA (VG)

April 19: Soccer @ Athens Bible, 4:15, 5:45 (VG, VB)

April 19: Softball @ Home vs. Brooks, 4:30 (V)

April 19: Tennis @ Decatur Heritage, Sectional Tourney, TBA (VG)

April 21: Softball @ Home vs. Lexington, 4:30, 7 (V)

April 21: Soccer @ Home vs. Clements (Senior Night), 4:30, 6:30 (VG, VB)

April 22: Baseball, First Round of Playoffs, TBA (V)

April 23: Baseball, First Round of Playoffs, TBA (V)

April 23: Track @ Florence

April 24: High School Chorus @ Stony Point Church of Christ, 5:30 p.m.

April 25: Golf @ Sectional Tourney, TBA (VG, VB)

April 25: Softball @ Deshler, 4:30 (V)April 25: Tennis @ Decatur, State Tourney, TBA (VB)

April 25: Booster Club Meeting, Chorus Room, 6 p.m.

April 29: Middle School Life Day

Class of 2016 News

Senior parents should have received an important email with dates from now until May 15. Information leading up to graduation will also be included here in Happenings on the Hill. Mark your calendars!


Up to 10 pictures of your child may be emailed to Mr. Krieger for the Senior Slide Show. They may be individual or group pictures through the years (elementary field trips, sports, programs, Jr./Sr, senior year activities, for example). You may email those ASAP to jkrieger@mhbs.org.


Wed., April 20: Senior Girl Mother/Daughter Luncheon, Larimore Home, 11:30 (Pictures prior to luncheon), $10 each

Monthly Booster Meetings Set

Athletic Booster Club meetings will usually be held on the last Monday of each month. Get involved! Everyone is invited. The next Booster Club meeting will be Mon., April 25 at 6 p.m. in the Chorus Room.

2016 Mizpahs: Time is Running Out

Yearbooks are on sale! Avoid price increases by ordering before deadlines listed below:


Through April 30--$75

May 1-May 20--$80


You may send cash or a check made out to Mars Hill Bible School. Please include the student’s name and grade or use the order forms that were given to students at an earlier date. You may also order from the Mars Hill Bible School website. On the home page, click on the yearbook icon, and order your yearbook using a credit card. Please note that the company will charge you a $2.00 processing fee.


Thank you for supporting the Mizpah staff!

Safety First: Bullying Hotline

Students may report bullying via voice mailbox (256-718-8523) and email (bully@mhbs.org).

Check Out our Website.

Please visit the MHBS website to find out all kinds of information about the Hill. As always, thank you for supporting Mars Hill: www.mhbs.org.

Let Us Know What's Going On... Let Others Know What's Happening on the Hill!

If you have an event or human interest story directly related to the Mars Hill 5-12 family, we would love to know so "Happenings on the Hill" can include it. Email jfoust@mhbs.org. Also let others know what's going on on the Hill by sharing "Happenings" on your social media outlets.

The mission of Mars Hill Bible School is to provide every student--in a cooperative effort with the home and family--a Christ-centered, Bible-based education in an environment that fosters spiritual, academic, physical, and social growth.