New MCHS Program to Award Students with Integrity

The criteria for the new Acts of Integrity initiative at MCHS

Alivia Brawner, Staff Reporter

October 5, 2020

This school year, Madison Consolidated High School’s principal, Michael Gasaway, is implementing a new rewards program for students. The Acts of Integrity program is designed to help students feel more rewarded for doing the right thing. With the help of the MCHS staff and faculty, Gasaway came up wi...

MCHS’ Fall 2020 Homecoming Court Announced

MCHS fall '20 Homecoming Candidates
Front Row (from left): Jordyn Bilz, Vy Huynh, Alivia Brawner, Michaela Payne, Olivia Spencer, Clara McCulley
Back Row (From left): Mitchell Liter, Nick Center, Parker Jones, Trenton Barnes, Will Heitz, Carson Roark

Alivia Brawner

September 3, 2020

Madison Consolidated High School has revealed the homecoming court for the fall of 2020.  Students voted for fall 2020 homecoming candidates last week, and the Homecoming Queen candidates are Jordyn Bilz, Alivia Brawner, Vy Huynh, Clara McCulley, Michaela Payne, and Olivia Spencer. While the King candida...

New MCHS Teachers and Staff Introduced in 2020

New MCHS at-risk counselor Amanda Liter

Cameran Cahall, Staff Reporter

August 28, 2020

The 2020-2021 school year may look a little different here at Madison Consolidated High School with all the new teachers and staff around. MCHS has brought in new faces all over the school. Including a new secretary, nurse, at-risk counselor, and many teachers. All around MCHS has brought in nine new st...

Opal E. Sherman Auditorium Nearing 100 Percent Completion

The front of MCHS' Opal E. Sherman Auditorium, August 21, 2020

Crisnell Cabigting, Staff Reporter

August 27, 2020

After many months of construction, the upgraded Opal E. Sherman auditorium at Madison Consolidated High School is finally ready to be unveiled. After months of work and a heap of money have been put into the auditorium, students and community members alike are very excited to see it in action. Over the s...

MCHS Basketball Standout Jade Nutley Reflects on Her Career and Her College Decision

Madison Consolidated High School Center Jade Nutley

Jordyn Bilz, Staff Reporter

August 25, 2020

Jade Nutley, a six-foot standout center for the Madison Consolidated High School Lady Cubs,  recently committed to Indiana Wesleyan University to further her basketball career at the collegiate level.  It is no secret that Nutley has dominated the basketball court in Connor K. Salm Gymnasium for the...

MCHS Quarantine Questions Answered

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Davis Powell, Staff Reporter

August 24, 2020

During the COVID-19 pandemic, it has been especially important to make sure that the information regarding the virus is factually correct to avoid wrongful panic and behaviors that are counter to the public health. The Madisonian talked to Madison Consolidated High School Assistant Principal Ronnie L...

MCHS Seniors Reflect on Their Coronavirus Experience

MCHS Seniors Reflect on Their Coronavirus Experience

Caroline Kirby, Staff Reporter

May 7, 2020

The current coronavirus pandemic has put life on hold for a large portion of society. Everyday life has been affected for many people in different ways, but special attention has been paid to the class of 2020 and the coming-of-age events and memories they may miss out on. Seniors from Madison Consol...

MCHS Documents Quarantine Life with Social Media Hashtag

An image of a short video posted my the Madison Wrestling Instagram

Maddie Cline, Staff Reporter

April 24, 2020

Finding something to keep yourself busy is during quarantine is something thousands, if not millions of students, are having trouble with currently. Not only are students being challenged with not being able to see their peers, but they are are also advised to shelter in place due to the novel coron...

Jefferson County Schools Release Closure Info and other Important Coronavirus Details

Jefferson County Schools Release Closure Info and other Important Coronavirus Details

Harper Watson, Staff Reporter

March 13, 2020

Madison Indiana school and local officials have been taking precautionary measures in hopes of curbing the spread of the virus including the cancelation of Ivy tech courses and transferring to digital work as well. At Madison High school, the concerns of COVID-19 are addressed in an informative newsletter to...

MCHS Updates Vaping Policy

MCHS Principal Michael Gasaway after updating the student body about the new vaping policy

Hannah Uhl and Harper Watson

February 21, 2020

‘She Became’ Program Designed to Give Girls Skills and Confidence Comes to MCS

'She Became' Program Designed to Give Girls Skills and Confidence Comes to MCS

Caroline Kirby, Staff Reporter

February 18, 2020

Madison Consolidated Schools is the first school system in the state to incorporate the 'She Became' program. The program is designed to teach employability skills and confidence in young female MCS students in the fifth grade. According to,  'She Became' is “. . . an after school program for third through f...

Madison Lady Cubs Basketball Player Vlogs the North Harrison Game

Madison Lady Cubs Basketball Player Vlogs the North Harrison Game

Harper Watson, Staff Reporter

February 13, 2020