Daily Announcements

  • Tryouts for Season 1 of the Giant E-Sports Super Smash Brothers Ultimate League will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 28, in the E-Sports Arena. Current students in the E-Sports program and any other student interested should sign up at the link in your student email. Players selected for the league will receive a team jersey and will have the opportunity to compete live against teams across the state, country, and globe, with opportunities to advance to state and national championships. Sign up and play like a global champion today. Contact an E-Sports Coach if you have any questions.
     
  • Auditions for the April play Harvey and the $1, One Act will be Jan. 20 and 21. See Ms. Vermilion if you have questions.
     
  • Track and field conditioning will begin next Tuesday, Jan. 21, for all non-winter athletes. We will meet in the hallway next to the hospitality room. Plan to be here from 4:15 to 5:15 p.m.
     
  • Theta Potata, the annual potato bar fundraiser for the MHS chapter of Mu Alpha Theta National Mathematics Honor Society, is Friday, Jan. 24, before the Giants basketball game against Lafayette Jeff. Get your ticket for $5 from any Mu Alpha Theta member.
     
  • The MHS Snow Ball semi-formal dance will be held at the Marion Elks Club from 8:30 p.m. to midnight Jan. 25. Tickets are $10 per person or $15 per couple. See a Senate member or Mrs. Burke for more info.
     
  • MHS Key Club is sponsoring a food drive for our community food banks. January is a bad month for food banks because so many resources are used during December. Bring your non-perishable foods to room 2-46 between now and Jan. 27.
     
  • MHS Student Senate is selling Pura Vida bracelets, one for $6 or two for $10. See Mrs. Burke in the library or any Senate member.
     
  • The Grant County Formal Wear Resale will be from 10 am. to 7 p.m. Feb. 1 on the second floor of Rose’s at the Five Points Mall. Grab a bargain for the upcoming prom season!
     
  • February is Heart Healthy Month, and Student Senate is promoting it with an exclusive T-shirt design. It is red with a white heart enclosing the message “Even Giants Go Red for Heart Disease.” Purchase by by Sunday, Feb. 2, so that ALL GIANT FANS can wear red to the boys' basketball Snowcoming game on Saturday, Feb. 22!

    Giants go red T design

     
  • Senior females, if you want to enter the Uplyft Prom Giveaway (worth $300+ for prom dress, accessories, photos, etc.), find out more at uplyftshoetiquellc@gmail.com. Entries are being accepted until Feb. 14.
     
  • Prom has been moved to April 4.
     
  • National Honor Society offers tutoring every Wednesday after school until 4:45 p.m. in Room 1-33.
     
  • Green Society has placed recycling bins around the school for plastic bottles and aluminum cans ONLY. Please put only empty bottles and cans in these bins. We cannot recycle paper, cardboard, or anything that has touched food, unless it has been cleaned. Thank you for your cooperation!
     
  • Order your 2020 yearbook. Click here, and use code 8502 for MHS.
     
  • Marion High School's Tabletop Games Club meets on Wednesdays after school in Room 2-50! Come join us! For more information, see Ms. Dahlgren.
     
  • Key Club members have restocked the Caring Closet! See Ms. Vermilion in 2-46 during fourth period, or order online. We are here to help! (If you want to donate, drop off donations in Room 2-46. Click for more information.)
     
  • SAT and ACT waivers are available. Juniors and seniors who think they are eligible should come see Mr. Reeves in student services. Waivers are first-come, first-served, so stop by soon! (If you are a 21st Century Scholar, involved in Upward Bound, or have been approved for textbook fee waivers, you are automatically eligible for a testing waiver.)
     
  • Students need an official MHS Student ID to attend sporting events for free. If you still need an ID, please see Mrs. Craig in the main office.