Photos by David Pickering
Summer School information and elective information available
Summer School information packets were sent home with students who will be entering Kindergarten through sixth grade this week. Middle School and High School students did not receive a packet. Instead, this information is all found online.
Mexico High School Student receives National Journalism/Broadcasting Award
Mexico High School media and journalism student Ms. Carrie Rebecca “Becca” Kristofferson has been notified she will be awarded the Robert F. Kennedy Award for Excellence in Journalism in the category of high school broadcasting. Each year, one national award is presented in the category of high school broadcast journalism.
MHS performs at MSHSAA State Music Festival
Congratulations to the following Mexico High School Students, who performed at the MSHSAA State Music Festival at The University of Missouri - Columbia on Thursday, April 28.
The following students earned an "EXEMPLARY (1)" Rating, earning top Medalist Honors:
Sarah Kasubke, Vocal Solo
Steven Owings, Vocal Solo
Gracelyn Penn, Vocal Solo
Mexico Public Schools, Eugene Field Elementary, in particular, are seeing an outbreak of flu right now. This week, attendance at Eugene Field has dipped to nearly 70%. So far, the illness has not spread widely to the other buildings, though it may as students and parents interact around town.
Nick Bradford hired as Boys' Basketball Coach
The Mexico Board of Education approved the hiring of Nick Bradford to lead the Boys Basketball team at Mexico High School as Head Coach at their April 19, 2016 meeting.
The mission of the Mexico Public Schools is to foster in each student: