Manchester High School's News Digest

Wednesday, Oct. 4

Coming Right Atcha

Kate Hedlund and Joey Pearl were winners Tuesday when our cross-country teams traveled to RHAM for a meet. We have more photos on Facebook.

The Rest Of This Week's Schedule

Wednesday -- D Day with early release (and no Flex)
Thursday -- A Day with Flex
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 
Ski and Snowboard Club Meeting Thursday, October 5 2:15 PM (after school) In Room 246 To discuss: Weekly Ski Sundown Trips Get your forms at this meeting! Club officers Potential VT trips Other potential outdoor adventures

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.

Dates to Remember

Wednesday, Oct. 4 -- Early release for students; PD for staff
Thursday, Oct. 5 -- Mid-point of quarter 1
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

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To see the complete MHS sports schedule, just click here.

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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.