Happenings on the Hill

MHBS 5-12 Communications/April 8, 2016

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Take Note

  • The Athletic Booster Club is taking orders for chicken dinners. Meal may be picked up on Tues., April 12 between 4:30 and 7:30 in the Melson Dining Hall. Tickets are $10 per plate and may be purchased in the school offices, preschool office, and at the book store. DEADLINE for purchasing tickets is TODAY, Fri., April 8. The meal will consist of a half chicken, baked beans, potato salad, and roll. Drinks will be available for purchase. Thank you for our Panther athletes!
  • Registration packets for 2016-17 are due now. The registration fee is now $150.

Something to Brag About

  • Congratulations to the following student-athletes for their post-season Times-Daily 1A-3A All-Area Team Awards: Abby Stutts and Taylor McDaniel (Second Team); Abbi Gooch, Jacob Sparks, and Sam Abernathy (Honorable Mention).
  • According to a recent report by the website Niche, Mars Hill Bible School was named among the 20 Best Christian High Schools in Alabama. We're proud of our academic, athletic, and spiritual programs and strive to improve and be the best in the state. See the al.com article here.

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!

Fri., April 8: Jr./Sr. Banquet Tonight. Thank you, senior parents, for providing breakfast. Thank you, Gretta Binion, for organizing this effort.

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

Take Note: Upcoming Dates

April 8: Junior/Senior Banquet

April 8: Softball County Tourney, TBA (JV)

April 9: Baseball @ Athens Bible, 12, 2 (V)

April 9: Track @ Don Heidorm/Muscle Shoals Tourney, TBA

April 10: HS Chorus @ Highland Park Church of Christ, 5 pm

April 11: Baseball @ Cherokee, 4:30 (V)

April 11: Golf @ Blackberry vs. Lexington/Central, 3:30 (VG, VB)

April 11: Tennis @ NWSCC vs. Lexington, 3:30 (VG)

April 12: Baseball @ Home vs. Cherokee, 4:30, 6:30 (V)

April 12: Soccer @ Home vs. Tanner, 5, 7 (VG, VB)

April 12: Softball @ Home vs. Cherokee, 4:30 (V)

April 14: Golf @ Joe Wheeler vs. LCHS, 3:30 (VB)

April 14: Softball @ Home vs. Westminster, 4:30 (V)

April 14: Tennis @ Veterans vs. LCHS, 4:30 (V)

April 14: Track @ Muscle Shoals, 3:30 (VG)

April 15: Special Olympics

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 Now on Sale

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.