Muscle Shoals High

September 23, 2019

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Vaping Poses Epidemic-sized Threat Across the Country

Initially touted as a healthier alternative to traditional smoking, e-cigarettes have been blamed for 380 cases of lung disease associated with its use, according to information the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention emailed to the TimesDaily on Friday. Higher numbers of cases were initially reported because those cases were listed as “possible” and were still under investigation, according to the CDC statement.

Six deaths have been confirmed in six states as of Friday: California, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Minnesota and Oregon, according to the CDC.

“We’re putting a whole generation of kids at risk if we don’t push back on this,” said Principal Chad Holden. “We have to band together and fight this thing.”

Lady Trojans Basketball to participate in Celebrity Wait Night at Sweet Peppers

Please make plans to join us for a CELEBRITY WAIT NIGHT featuring the LADY TROJANS BASKETBALL TEAM!

Tuesday, Sept. 24th


Sweet Peppers Deli, Avalon Avenue, Muscle Shoals

Fall Pictures are THIS WEEK!

Our annual FALL PICTURE DAY(S) are Wednesday & Thursday, September 25-26 at Muscle Shoals High School. There is no obligation to purchase the photos, but we ask that every student in grades 9-11 sit to be photographed as these pictures will appear in the yearbook. Seniors are not photographed during these sessions.

With so many students, it's necessary that we photograph over two days. See the schedule below (listed by teacher/class) to determine the day your child will be photographed.

Wednesday, September 25 Schedule BY TEACHER
1st Block: Crow, Davis, Finley, Frederick, Gourgeot, Kirchner, Little, Mathis
2nd Block: Crow, Davis, Gaston, Gourgeot, Kilpatrick, Kirchner, Moody, Willis

Thursday, September 26 Schedule BY TEACHER
1st Block: Aday, Bailey, Behel, Bradford, Marsh, Stegall, & all MSCA classes
2nd Block: Aday, Finley, Frederick, Johnson, Myrick, Stegall & all MSCA classes

Students who may be in other classes during 1st and 2nd block on these days should be prepared to be photographed on Thursday at the end of 2nd block.

MSCS Fall Break is October 11-15

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Muscle Shoals Idol Admission is $5 Adults, $3 Students and benefits MSMS Choir! Come cheer on your favorite future superstar!

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Muscle Shoals Idol

Muscle Shoals Idol will be October 1st at MSHS. Cash prizes will be given to winners! Email with any questions.
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It's Marching Band CONTEST Week!!

The Trojan Marching Band will compete in its first contest of the 2019 fall season this Saturday, September 28, 2019 at Russellville High School. MSHS performance time is 7:40 p.m.

At 8:25 p.m., the UNA Pride of Dixie Marching Band will perform in exhibition!

October 5, 2019 – Trussville Contest

October 19, 2019 – Tennessee Valley Invitational (at MSHS)

October 26, 2019 – Florence Contest

November 2, 2019 – Alabama State Marching Championship

Lady Trojans Volleyball This Week

9/24 vs. Columbia (Away - AREA GAME)

9/28 vs. Danville TOC Tournament (Varsity)

9/28 vs. Lawrence County Tournament (Junior Varsity)

Friday Night Football, 9/27/19

It's the River Rivalry as the Muscle Shoals Trojans take on the Florence Falcons at Braly Stadium in Florence. Game time is 7:00 p.m.

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UA & UNA Parent Nights Upcoming

University of Alabama Parent Night

Tuesday, Oct. 1 @ 6:00 PM in MSHS Library

University of North Alabama Parent Night

Monday, Oct. 7 @ 6:00 PM in MSHS Library

Upcoming Dates to Remember

Sept. 25--UAH here at lunch
Oct. 1--Workkeys (taken by selected 12th graders)

Oct. 1--Army here at lunch; University of Alabama Parent Night at 6

Oct. 4--End of 1st 9-weeks

Oct. 7--UNA Parent Night at 6

Oct. 8--FAFSA Help Night, 5:30 - 7, Media Lab

Oct. 9--Troy University here at lunch

Oct. 10--Pre-ACT (taken by 10th graders)
Oct. 16--PSAT (taken by students who registered/paid)

Oct. 17--Athens State here at lunch

Oct. 21--UAB here at lunch

MSHS Announcements

GoFan Event Tickets

Avoid the lines! Buy your tickets online!

Dr. Chad Holden, Principal

Common Sense Media Certified Educator

Muscle Shoals City Schools ranked #8 Best School District in Alabama by 2020 Niche Rankings!

A for Academics

A+ for Teachers

A for Clubs and Activities

B+ for Diversity

A for College Prep

A for Health and Safety

Fall Pictures are THIS WEEK!!

All students in grades 9-11 will be photographed for the 2019-2020 yearbook on Wednesday & Thursday, September 25-26. More information will come about the schedule so that parents and students will know on which days they will be photographed. Email Mrs. Kim Vaughn if you have questions at