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 Updates Vaping Policy

Hannah Uhl and Harper Watson

February 21, 2020

https://youtu.be/GnI1TEH3i0o

‘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 www.shebecame.org,  '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

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=APavANMZ4Kk

MCHS Gears up for Annual Semiformal Dance

MCHS Gears up for Annual Semiformal Dance

Caroline Kirby and Maddie Cline

February 12, 2020

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SylgD1Dn4Go Every year, Madison Consolidated High School hosts a winter semiformal dance. This year, the dance is being held on February 22, 2020, from 8:30-11:30 P.M. The theme for the dance is “New York City Lights”. To get into the dance, it is $15 for one pe...

Meet the MCHS Winter Homecoming Winners

Meet the MCHS Winter Homecoming Winners

Alli Holcroft, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2020

Homecoming, every school has one. It’s a chance for students to be nominated by their peers and classmates to become royalty for a night, a weekend, or beyond. While many schools refer to the winners as the homecoming "king" or "queen", Madison Consolidated High School likes to call them, Mr. and Mrs...

MCS Approves Updated Energy, Track, and Football Projects

MCS Approves Updated Energy, Track, and Football Projects

Harper Watson and Hannah Uhl

February 6, 2020

Last evening, at the February 5th Madison Consolidated Schools board meeting, the 2020 Facility Upgrade motion was approved. This proposal includes a $5.3 million bond to implement an energy-saving solar project and a high-end upgrade to Madison Consolidated High School’s current athletic facilities, wi...

Madison Consolidated Schools to Vacate the Hoosier Hills Conference

Madison Consolidated Schools to Vacate the Hoosier Hills Conference

Hannah Uhl and Harper Watson

February 6, 2020

Last evening, at the February 5th Madison Consolidated Schools board meeting, the motion for Madison Consolidated High School to withdraw from the Hoosier Hills Athletic Conference was approved due to the competitive imbalance athletes and coaches are faced with due to a reduction in enrollment over the ye...

Gourmet Cooking with Maddie and Alli

Gourmet Cooking with Maddie and Alli

Alli Holcroft and Maddie Cline

February 5, 2020

https://youtu.be/htSu0kJFZ98

MCHS Student Explodes on Tik Tok with over 200,000 Followers

MCHS Student Explodes on Tik Tok with over 200,000 Followers

Madison Ginn, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2020

One of Madison Consolidated High School's own students, Nikki Gatke, a senior, has gained a tremendous following on the popular app known as TikTok. Tik Tok is a video-sharing social networking app where people of any age post 15 to 60-second videos involving comedy, drama, and even romance. Teenagers...

What is Going on with the Construction outside MCHS?

What is Going on with the Construction outside MCHS?

Corine Bilz, Staff Reporter

January 28, 2020

If you have driven down Clifty Drive in the last few months, you may have noticed that part of Madison Consolidated High School is under heavy construction. MCHS is breaking new ground with the transformation and renovation of the Opal E. Sherman Auditorium among other projects at the high school. Th...

Morrison Receives Highest Hanover Honor

Morrison Receives Highest Hanover Honor

Staff Report

January 27, 2020

Madison Consolidated High School and Hanover College Alumnus Patric Morrison has been chosen by Hanover College to receive the Distinguished Young Alumni Award, one of the college's highest honors and the highest honor for alumni under the age of 40. According to the Hanover College website, the award...

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