Manchester High School's News Digest

Friday, Oct. 6

The Write Stuff

Chelsea Schonvisky is the latest MHS teacher with a published piece of writing. Click here to read it. And if you want to see other essays written by MHS staff, this is the place.

The Week Is Almost Over!

Friday -- B Day with Flex

Click here for this week's special Flex offerings.
Here are the main schedules we use:
Flex / No-Flex / Early Release / Delayed Start
Student Activities 

We've got a new page on the school website devoted to Student Activity News and you can find it here.


Blue is new and don't forget to check MHS Redline Digest archives for past announcements 
What is cool about local government? Your answer could be worth $500. Here are the details. (And here is the official contest entry form.)

Have something to share? You can use this link to submit stuff).

What's For Lunch?

To see lunch menus for the entire month, click here.
(Then you have to scroll down.)

Guidance News/Notes

Blue is new and check MHS Redline Digest archives for past announcements. Also, click here to go to the guidance page on the MHS website.

UHart College Now Program - College Now is a UHart program designed to provide outstanding high school seniors with the opportunity to enroll in 1 college course per semester on a tuition free basis. See your counselor for more information and the application.

Dates to Remember

Monday, Oct. 9 -- No school (Columbus Day)
Wednesday, Oct. 11 -- PSAT Day (details to come!)
Oct. 12-17 -- Underclassmen Portraits during Social Studies in auditorium
Sat/Sun, Oct. 14-15 -- Google Summit at Manchester High School
Thursday, Oct. 26, (6:30 p.m.) -- College Funding and Financial Aid Night (for parents of juniors and seniors and their students) in the MHS auditorium
Thursday, Nov. 2 -- Homecoming Parade
Friday, Nov. 3 -- Homecoming football game vs. Simsbury (with crowning of HoCo king/queen at halftime)
Saturday, Nov. 4 -- Homecoming Dance
  • Click here for the MHS A/B/C/D calendar for first semester.
  • Click here for the district's 2017-18 school calendar
  • Click here for MPS This Week, which covers district-wide events

Have Something To Submit?

You can use this form or just email


Glastonbury defeated Manchester 90-83 in swimming. Our team event winners;  Erika Dipietro 200 individual medley & 100 free;  Brooke Mercer 100 backstroke;  Kathrine Miner 100 breaststroke.   The team had 8 best times.    Our next meet is  against Enfield Tuesday at Manchester 3;45pm
To see the complete MHS sports schedule, just click here.

Social Media

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The MHS Digest is compiled by Jim Farrell, the district's communications director, based mostly on contributions from staff and students. He can be reached at or 860-268-6377 plus you can submit things using this form.