Lion's Mane (Parent Edition)
Your home for MHS news & events. Volume 6
This is the final week of the first grading period
The McKinney High School
- 10/13 PTO Lunch and Learn from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
- 10/13 Tennis vs. Lovejoy @ 4:30 p.m. (Home)
- 10/13 VBall vs. Lovejoy @ 6:30 p.m. (Away)
- 10/15 Lionette Golf vs. Flower Mound @ 8:00 a.m. (Bridlewood)
- 10/15 Swim & Dive vs North/The Colony @ 5:30 p.m. (The Colony)
- 10/15 Golden Mane Theatre presents "Hamlet" @ 7 p.m.
- 10/15-10/16 "Beat the Drum"
- 10/16 Lions Golf vs Denton Guyer @ TBA (Robson Ranch)
- 10/16 Crosstown Pep Rally @ 2 p.m.
- 10/16 VBall vs. North @ 5:30 (Home)
- 10/16 FBall vs North @ 7:30 (Away)
- 10/17 Golden Mane Theatre presents "Hamlet" @ 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.
- 10/26 Student Holiday/Parent Teacher Conferences
The next PTO Lunch and Learn will be on Tuesday, October 13th at 11:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. "What Do I Need to Know About the College Process?"-Presented by Brandi Ribble, MEF Advisor.
Opportunities to get involved
MISD Parent Engagement Seminars:
Consider attending a seminar hosted by MISD:
-College and Career Readiness/Dual Credit on Oct. 22 @ Faubion M.S. from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Copy Center Opportunity:
We are also looking for parents to volunteer in our copy center to assist teachers with copying and laminating. We are flexible on the time and number of days you can volunteer each month. If interested, please email Stephanie Marchal at email@example.com.
How to stay connected
- Lion's Mane (Parent Edition) every Monday
- MHS Facebook page
- MHS Twitter page
- Remind 101 (text @themck to 81010)
- MHS Webpage (although this is not updated as quickly as other methods)
- Phone Callouts
If for some reason you are not receiving MHS information in your preferred medium, please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org. I want you to be informed in a timely manner about all things MHS.
The Crosstown Chowdown vs. North Begins this week!
It is that time of the season again! Drop the burgers & go for the chicken! 2015 Cross Town Chowdown against McKinney North will start this Monday, 10/12.
Crosstown Chowdown is a Chick-Fil-A challenge between MHS & MNHS to see who can spend the most money at the McKinney Chick-Fil-A located at Hwy380/US 75 between 10/12 and 10/16. The winning school will be announced during half time at the MHS vs. MNHS football game on Friday. The winning school will receive a $1,000 scholarship check!
Congrats to these students is in order. They made one of three choirs in THE most competitive Region in the state of Texas:
Mixed Honor Choir (and advancing to the next round): Morgan Dellow, Rachel Wasson, Calvin Wisener, Joshua Dexter, Tanner Holmes, Tyler Batson, and Austin Henry. 2nd Alternate is Sam Hyden
Treble Honor Choir: Morgan King, Victoria Carvajal, Libby Swan, Sydney Turnbow, Abigail Stallbaumer, Huntley McSwain
Freshman Honor Choir: Matthew Dexter, Carson Brown, Grant Wheeler.