The Patriot Press

February 2019

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Mission Statement

Building upon the proud tradition of our diverse community at Millard South High School, we guarantee each student develops and demonstrates personal, social, and academic excellence through world-class opportunities while creating a family of Patriots.

Administrative Team

Mrs. Heidi Weaver, Principal

Mr. Matt Geerts, 9th Grade

Mrs. Michelle Klug, 10th Grade

Mrs. Michaela Wragge, 11th Grade

Mr. Andy Pinkall, 12th Grade

Mr. Steve Throne, Athletic Director

Board of Education

Mr. Mike Pate

Mrs. Linda Poole

Ms. Amanda McGill Johnson

Mr. Dave Anderson

Mr. Mike Kennedy

Mrs. Stacy Jolley

Dr. Jim Sutfin, Superintendent

February Upcoming Events

February 4 - 8th gr Activity Fair 6:00pm-7:30pm

February 9 - Saturday ACT @ Millard South

February 11-12 - Advisement Conferences 4:15pm-8:00pm

February 14 - No School for Students

February 14 - Building Staff Development 7:30am-11:30am

February 14 - Advisement Conferences 1:00-3:45pm

February 15 - No School/Teacher Comp Day

February 18 - No School for Students/Presidents Day/Teacher Work Day

February 27 - PAYBAC Interviews


DECA All-Metro Districts

Please congratulate these Patriots who competed in the academic DECA All-Metro Districts on Saturday January 19 against 600+ students and earned hardware by taking a 100 question exam and out performing the competition in timed oral problem solving. Click here for a list of the winners!

JROTC Newsletter

Click here to read the news from our JROTC program.


In December, Luke Ottens, a senior at Millard South, entered a Manufacturing competition hosted by one of our curriculum partners called 'Titans of CNC'. The challenge was to make an ornament. Luke designed and made a beautiful nutcracker and won $2,000 in cash and prizes for his hard work. Click here to see the reveal!!!

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Patriot Pride Student Drawing Congratulations to this month's winners!

#Chloe Carr, *Travis Cloyd, #Lindzey James, #Aidan Kilcoin, *Abigail Langseth, #Manuel Melgar, *Vivian Nguyen, #Jarrett Novak, #Mana Paga, #Olivia Palmer, *Matthew Parker, *Taylor Petersen, #Eric Piscoya, #Marco Rodriguez, *Candence Russell, Ian Schmidt, Kinzie Sipp, Elly Vo, *Jillian Wiederin, Gabriel Wilson

*Students with perfect attendance, no referrals for behavior, and good grades.

#Students displaying Acts of #TPW

This is a complete list of January Patriot Way contestants.

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Athletic Booster Club

The Millard South Booster Club is a great organization that helps support Millard South athletics. We are always looking for additional members who promote Millard South with pride and enthusiasm. For additional information, call the Activities Office.

2018-2019 Booster Club Pass Information

For additional information,

email or go to


Stay up to date on all senior deadlines by visiting the senior website!


Staff Extra Mile Award

Parents, students or school employees may nominate a Millard South staff member for this award. Those nominated must go above and beyond what would be expected. Nominations can be submitted by clicking on the link below and is also on the Millard South website. Please tell why this person deserves this award. Give examples of how the individual goes above and beyond his or her normal duties. Awards are presented at the end of the school year.

Click here to vote

Round of Applause!

Congratulations to the staff recognized for “Going Above and Beyond!” Staff members submitted names to be entered into the monthly faculty meeting drawing. This is the list of names of ALL the staff members submitted for January.