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Weekly Message - Friday, January 17, 2020

posted Jan 17, 2020, 2:26 PM by Richard Barden

For updates, events, and announcements, please take a moment to view our MHS Weekly Message.

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Para actualizaciones, eventos y anuncios, por favor tome un momento para ver nuestro Mensaje Semanal de MHS.

Twelve Students Advance to Finals of MHS Poetry Out Loud Competition

posted Jan 17, 2020, 11:36 AM by Richard Barden   [ updated Jan 17, 2020, 11:36 AM ]

The semifinal round of Methuen High School’s fourth annual Poetry Out Loud competition was conducted by the English Department on Tuesday, January 14 and Wednesday, January 15. With at least one student representing each English class, more than eighty brave and talented competitors recited memorized poems in front of their teachers and peers. The judging panel, comprised of English teachers, used national contest guidelines to select twelve students to advance to the final round at which our Methuen High School champion will be determined. Congratulations to all participants and to our twelve finalists:

Anays Arias, Grade 11, Ms. Ingraham
Ruth Dathus, Grade 11, Ms. O’Sullivan
Alyssa Fluet, Grade 12, Mr. McKenna
Joseph Harrington, Grade 12, Ms. Rubino
Alicia Keegan, Grade 9, Mr. Bellistri
Dana Littlefield, Grade 12, Mr. Jennings
Angelina Medici, Grade 10, Ms. DiGloria
Lucas Wohler-O’Shea, Grade 11, Ms. O’Sullivan
Klea Pocoli, Grade 9, Mr. Mullings
Irianny Solorin, Grade 10, Ms. Harris
Kaelyn Thomas, Grade 11, Ms. Oteri 
Antonio Varela, Grade 12, Ms. Dumont

Join us on Tuesday, January 28, 2020, at 6:30 p.m. in the Arthur Nicholson III Auditorium for our Poetry Out Loud final competition.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - Monday, January 20, 2020 - No School

posted Jan 17, 2020, 5:13 AM by Richard Barden

Monday, January 20, 2020, there will be no school in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Students are reminded to celebrate the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. An influential civil rights leader, Dr. King will forever be remembered for his nonviolent efforts to overcome racial discrimination and promote equality. Please enjoy the long weekend and remember to support one another regardless of our differences.

Martin Luther King, Jr. - "I Have A Dream" - August 28, 1963, Washington, D.C.

MHS Grade 12 Scholarship Information Session & Grade 11 Post-secondary Planning Presentation - Tuesday, February 4, 2020

posted Jan 15, 2020, 10:54 AM by Richard Barden   [ updated Jan 15, 2020, 11:01 AM ]

On Tuesday, February 4, 2020, the Guidance Department will be holding two informational events for families in the Arthur Nicholson III Auditorium. Beginning at 6:00 p.m., a scholarship information session for twelfth grade students and families will be held. This event will provide families with essential information about accessing scholarship opportunities. Beginning at 7:00 p.m., a college planning presentation will be held for eleventh grade families. Our goal is to ensure that every student exit Methuen High School fully prepared for a variety of college and career opportunities.

Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Scholarship Information Session (Grade 12 students and families) ~ 6:00 p.m. ~ Arthur Nicholson III Auditorium

Post-Secondary Planning Presentation (Grade 11 students and families) ~ 7:00 p.m. ~ Arthur Nicholson III Auditorium

10th Annual Vocational/Technical College Fair - Wednesday, January 29, 2020

posted Jan 15, 2020, 10:44 AM by Richard Barden

The Methuen High School Guidance Department is excited to host the 10th Annual Vocational/Technical College Fair on Wednesday, January 29, 2020, from 9:18 a.m. to 10:18 a.m. (block 5) in the MHS cafeteria (snow date is Friday, January 31, 2020). Our goal is to support all students in developing post-secondary plans that align with their individual interests. We currently have representatives from various institutions, including vocational/technical schools, community colleges, and the military. Interested students are encouraged to speak with their counselor to sign up for the fair. 

Institutions Attending on Wednesday, January 29, 2020
Air Force ROTC/Air Force Academy
Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology
Boston Career Institute
Bunker Hill Community College
COMCAST
Great Bay Community College
Johnson & Wales University
Massachusetts Air National Guard
Nashua Community College
National Aviation Academy
New England Institute of Technology
NHTI - Concord's Community College
North Shore Community College
Northern Essex Community College
Southern New Hampshire University ~ Advantage Program
Southern Maine Community College
SpaTech Institute
The NH School of Mechanical Trades
U.S. Army / Army Reserves
U.S. Coast Guard
University of Massachusetts Lowell ~ UTeach
Verto Education

Congratulations, Piper Bilich, Our Career and Technical Education SOAR Award Recipient!

posted Jan 13, 2020, 10:52 AM by Richard Barden   [ updated Jan 13, 2020, 4:14 PM ]

At the Methuen School Committee meeting held on Monday, January 13, 2020, Piper Bilich was presented with the Career and Technical Education SOAR Award. The SOAR Award is given to one student per year in each subject area and serves to recognize remarkable academic success and commendable accomplishments. Congratulations, Piper.

2019-2020 SOAR Award Recipients
Jeffrey Pham - English
Eva Schneider - Science
Annalise Quick - Mathematics
Sarah Carter - Social Studies
Piper Bilich - Career and Technical Education

Weekly Message - Friday, January 10, 2020

posted Jan 10, 2020, 10:54 AM by Richard Barden

For updates, events, and announcements, please take a moment to view our MHS Weekly Message.

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Para actualizaciones, eventos y anuncios, por favor tome un momento para ver nuestro Mensaje Semanal de MHS.

Methuen Scholarship Foundation Dining Night Fundraiser - The Irish Cottage - Wednesday, January 22, 2020

posted Jan 9, 2020, 4:54 AM by Richard Barden

The Methuen Scholarship Foundation (MSF) is pleased to announce another dining night in support of Methuen High School seniors. It's simple. Purchase dinner and a percentage of the bill will be donated to the MSF. Remember to present the flyer linked below and to mention the fundraiser when you place your order. Your support of MHS seniors is greatly appreciated.


The Irish Cottage (flyer) - Wednesday, January 22, 2020, from 4:00 p.m. until close - 20% of purchases plus $1.00 per guest donated to the MSF

ACCESS for ELLs Testing Begins - Tuesday, January 7. 2020

posted Jan 3, 2020, 11:12 AM by Richard Barden   [ updated Jan 3, 2020, 11:12 AM ]

Beginning January 7, 2020, Methuen High School students who are English learners (EL) will be participating in ACCESS for ELLs tests, which assess progress in English language development.  In Massachusetts, ELs are required to be assessed annually during the months of January and February. ACCESS for ELLs measures students’ proficiency in reading, writing, listening, and speaking the English language. Testing at MHS is scheduled to take place from January 7 to January 30. Good luck to our students throughout ACCESS for ELLs testing.

Weekly Message - Friday, January 3, 2020

posted Jan 3, 2020, 9:29 AM by Richard Barden

For updates, events, and announcements, please take a moment to view our MHS Weekly Message.

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Para actualizaciones, eventos y anuncios, por favor tome un momento para ver nuestro Mensaje Semanal de MHS.

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