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WKCE testing will occur next week November 6, 7, and 8.  All sophomores will be testing those days.  The new science wing will be off limits to Freshman, Juniors, and Seniors. 

Tuesday will be a regular schedule 1-8, Wednesday 5, 6, 7, 8, 1-4, Thursday 1-8.

Sophomores may find room assignments located by Main Office, Trading Post, Student Services, hallway by cafeteria, and library.


There will be a Simple Hope Packathon held this Saturday, November 3rd, in the cafeteria. There is a $25 registration fee, and every penny goes to pay for the food you will pack that will feed hundreds of hungry families in Tanzania. Get registration forms and sponsor sheets from Mrs. Larson's room and see Kelly Adlington, Danny Crowley, Ms. Larson, or Jackie Spaight with any questions."




Elmbrook Memorial Hospital is offering a Medical Explorers program TODAY from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.  This program will offer you a behind the scenes look at medical careers and hands-on experiences.  This event needs registration.  See your Biology, Chemistry teacher or Mrs. Schuster in Student Services for more information.


The ASVAB Career Exploration Program will be offered at MFHS on Wednesday, November 14th at 8:00 a.m.  The ASVAB is a great tool for identifying career interest areas through a multiple aptitude test that includes:  science, word knowledge, mathematics, and mechanical comprehension; an Interest Inventory based on John Holland’s theory of Career Choice; and a 400 + occupations exploration tool.

The ASVAB is free!  Sign up for this great occupational skill interest inventory in Student Services by Friday, November 9th.


On November 1st from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Waukesha County Technical College will hold an Open House for programs in Dental, Health and Nursing.  Learn about a variety of School of Health programs including:


Dental Hygienist

Medical Transcription

Surgical Technology


Physical Therapy Assistant


Visit with faculty and advisors

Receive a $30.00 application fee waiver for attending

To register go to or call 262-691-5129


Waukesha County Technical College will hold an Open House for programs in Public Safety within the school of Protective & Human Services on November 29th from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.  Learn about a variety Public Safety programs  including:

Criminal Justice-Law Enforcement

Fire Protection Technician

Emergency Medical Technician

Advanced EMT

Paramedic Technician


Tour technology labs

Visit with faculty and advisors

Receive a $30.00 application fee waiver for attending


To register go to or call 262-691-5129  and register by November 23rd


Attention Seniors!  If you signed the Wisconsin Covenant Pledge when you entered high school, you must complete the confirmation process by March 30, 2013. to complete your Senior Confirmation and Record of Service form.   These completed forms must have signatures from you, your parent/guardian and your high school principal.



Reminder to all Link Leaders:  We will be meeting on TODAY.  Report to 229 at 7:30 OR the library after school and we'll break off into our committees.  If you haven't signed up for a committee yet, see Mrs. Finley, Mrs. Turtenwald or Mr. LeBre. 


There is an FBLA meeting after school in the auditorium on Thursday. 

MFHS Book Club will be meeting next Tuesday to discuss the book A Brave New World. Meeting will be at 3:15 in the library.



Just a reminder to athletes signing up for winter sports: You will need a signed concussion sheet for every sport that you compete in. So if you were a fall athlete you need to turn in a signed sheet for winter also.

ATTENTION WRESTLERS:  There is a mandatory meeting and open gym TODAYimmediately after school in Room 116.  All wrestlers must attend!  Important information in regards to the season will be passed out.

Attention Skiers and Snowboarders: This year the Ski Trip will be the last weekend of January 26-28. The information can be picked up outside the Athletic Office. All forms need to be turned in at the Rec. Department. There will be a meeting a week before the trip to give you more information about the trip. If you need to rent skies, the cost is $50 for 2 days or snowboards $65 for the 2 days.

Boys and Girls interested in participating in this year’s High School Rec. Basketball League, there will be an informational meeting held next Monday at 3:30pm in the Cafeteria.  Team paperwork, league format, rules, and other important information will be presented.  Please have a team representative in attendance.  Contracts and team fee’s are due by Wednesday, December 12th.  For more information, call the CE&Rec Department at 262-255-8460 or visit