Announcements for

Thursday, September 20, 2018





Congratulations to Girl's Tennis for defeating Webster Groves on Tuesday and Jackson on Wednesday! Check out the great article today in the St. Louis Post Dispatch about Mehlville's own Alison Piskulic in her pursuit of a State Championship!

Congratulations to the JV Softball team who had a big win last night against Affton. The score was 19-9 and Lauren Tremusini led the team with a single, a double, and a triple! 


The JV girls volleyball team beat Rockwood Summit last night in 2 sets!


Congratulations to this year's Homecoming Court:


Monica Backer                 Austin Connelly

Tori Dasher                      Harrison Hong

Carly Glaser                    Ryan Lively

Carly Herman                  Edi Mahmutovic

Anna Johnson                 Vincent Trosky

Loren VanDover              Tristin Wilder




Homecoming tickets are on sale during all lunches all week. Cost is $10 cash only ($30 at the door) and all fines must be paid in order to purchase a ticket.  If you are bringing a guest from another school you must have a guest form filled out and signed before you will be allowed to buy a ticket (no guest tickets will be sold at the door).  Forms are available in the office.  


Rules for the Homecoming Dance are here:  Homecoming Rules.  Please read them if you plan to attend.


Homecoming Spirit Week is this week.  Please participate and help your class win the Panther Spirit Trophy!

Wednesday:  Wacky Wednesday (crazy socks, hair, dress)

Thursday:  Class Theme Day

      Freshmen:  Neon

      Sophomores:  Camo

      Juniors:  Safari

      Seniors:  Tacky Tourist

      Faculty:  Sports

Friday:  Green & White


*Homecoming Parade is Friday, September 21st, at 5:30 pm.  The parade route will start at Apostolic Pentecostal Church on Barrackview, turn left out of parking lot, left onto Buckley and end at the St. Matthias parking lot.  Bring your family and friends to cheer on the Panthers and catch some candy!


Important College Visit Information

On Friday, September 21, 2018, UMSL and The University of Central Missouri will be visiting Mehlville to meet with prospective students from 9:30 - 10:30 AM. With the change in schedule for the homecoming pep rally, this visit will now be taking place during 8th block.  If you are interested in meeting with these colleges, please see Mrs. Raney in the Counseling Office for a pre-pass. Understand you will have to make-up any missed work if you choose to come down for the presentations.


The School Store is now open! Stop by any time during lunch. From September 10th to September 24th, for every item you buy, you will be entered for a chance to win a brand new set of headphones.

If you received a ticket yesterday during lunch, put your name and TAP Room # on the back, and return it to the school store today. Winner will be announced September 25th.


The MHS Yearbook is on sale now online at .  The book is currently on sale now until Sept. 21 when the price will go up.  Order your copy now to get it at the cheapest price!


Attention Students in Dual Credit Courses: Deadlines for Dual Credit Enrollment are fast approaching. Each college has different deadlines. Please talk with your teachers and check the Counseling Website for clarification. If you are interested in a Dual Credit scholarship, pick up an application from Mrs. Raney in the Counseling Center.


Retake day for yearbook pictures for underclass and staff will be on Friday, October 26 in TAP in the small gym.  No seniors will be photographed on this day.


If you had your picture taken for the yearbook already and didn't have your order form but would like to order yearbook portrait pictures, you can order them online at and use the password LATE to order photos.


Mehlville Drama Club Family Fun Night at DQ on Lindbergh is Monday, September 24th from 5:00 – 8:00 pm.  Come out, treat your family and support your club! 


SENIORS:  Last chance picture days for SENIORS will be in TAP on Friday, Oct. 12 and Monday, Oct. 22.  


The yearbook photo session is free, so we suggest to seniors to go into Wagner Portrait Studio to make an appointment before October if you want to take your time and get the best photo possible.  You can still call them to make an appointment if you missed your summer appointment at 314-567-5900.  If you don't go into the studio, you can take it here quickly at school on one of these two dates in October.  


We have posted a list on the corkboard outside the cafeteria in the hallway on the yearbook bulletin board which names which seniors have already been photographed or not if you would like to check.  This list is updated as of last week. 


UMSL Bridge Program

For students in grades 9-12, the UMSL Bridge Program can provide you with a broad range of high-quality and stimulating educational experiences that will contribute to your successful transition to college. 

The Bridge Program is designed to:

·         Encourage students to complete high school and pursue post-secondary attainment. 

·         Prepare and motivate students to seek careers in math, science, engineering and technological fields.

·         Support mathematics and science instruction in participating schools.

·         Promote the development of strong academic, personal, interpersonal and professional skills.

To learn more about the opportunities at UMSL Bridge, please join us in the Counseling office on September 11 during TAP from 9:30-10:30 am.




Sep 20th – TRSA Meeting – 2:10 pm – Room 112

Sep 20th – Korean Culture/Kpop Meeting – 2:15 pm – Room 314

Sep 20th – Art Club – 2:20 pm – Room 346

Sept 20th- Drama Club – 2:30 pm – Room 101

Sep 24th – Speech & Debate – 2:15 pm – Room 337

Sep 24th – HOSA – 2:15 pm – Room 239

Sep 24th – Key Club – 2:15 pm – PLL Room

Sep 25th – Choir Officers – 2:20 pm – Room 111

Sep 26th – Speech & Debate – 2:15 pm – Room 337

Sep 27th – TRSA Meeting – 2:10 pm – Room 112

Sep 27th – Chess & Collectible Card Club – 2:15 pm – PLL Room


  Dates to Remember:


  Sep 20th – BOE Meeting @ 6:30 pm

  Sep 20th – MHS NHS Induction Ceremony @ 7:00 pm – Nottlemann

  Sep 21st – Homecoming Parade @ 5:30 pm

  Sep 21st – Homecoming Game @ 7:00 pm

  Sep 22nd – Homecoming Dance @ 7:00 pm

  Sep 24th – MHS Drama Club Fundraiser @ DQ on Lindbergh-5-8:00 pm

  Sep 27th – Drama Parents Mtg @ 7:00 pm

  Sep 29th – Mothers Club Tailgate Sale – 8:00 am






September 21st – University of Central Missouri

September 21st - UMSL

September 28th – University of Nebraska-Lincoln

September 28th – Ranken Technical College



October 2- Harris Stowe State University & Western Illinois University

October 11-SCAD (Invite Only)

October 12-Truman State University & Central Methodist University

October 16 – Missouri State University

October 18 – Lindenwood University - Belleville

October 18-Drury University

October 22-Mizzou & University of Pittsburgh

October 24-Bradley University & McKendree College

October 26-University of Iowa & Westminster College




  • Parent Notes: Please remember that outside lunches, flowers, balloons and other items are not allowed to be delivered to MHS for students by you or others.Thank you in advance for your cooperation!
  • Absences: If your student is absent from school, please call the attendance line to report their absence at 314-467-6020. Please state and spell your name, your student's name, their grade level, and the date(s) they are absent. Thank you.
  • Early Dismissals: Parents, if your student has an early dismissal, please remember to call the attendance office ahead of time so that your student will be able to leave on time as needed.
  • School Closings Due to Inclement Weather: The School Reach phone obtained through the district internet site at in an alert box at the top of the page. Additionally, you may tune in to TV channel 5, channel 4, channel 2 and 1120 or 20 AM Radio.

Student Parking:  MHS is sold out for parking this year.  Some local businesses rent parking spaces, however MHS is not affliated with those businesses.  If your student is parking at a business, please make sure they have secured an agreement with that facility.  Unauthorized parked vehicles are subject to being towed at that vehicle’s owner’s expense. 


*The Character Plus word for September is Respect – demonstrating good manners toward self, others, authority and property.


Please check MHS website calendar for upcoming events at















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