Mark Hobson
Today was a great day filled with skits and workshops all about the 1950s! American History and Theatre/Drama classes came in today and learned about the fashion of the ‘50s, the dances, communism, and McCarthyism.
about 10 hours ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Mena hosted the 7-4A Jr. High District Track Meet on Monday at Bearcat Stadium. Both Mena teams finished in 3rd place... Here are the individual results beginning with the Jr. Girls.. High Jump - 4th Grayson Fairless / 8th Alex Harper Long Jump - 5th Madi Lyle Triple Jump - 6th Madi Lyle Shot Put - 5th Bethany Godwin Discus - 2nd Caroline Cannon / 4th Carleigh Smart Pole Vault -5th Bethany Godwin 4x800 - 1st Mena 100 Hurdles - 4th Danielle Hill / 8th Lyla Biefeldt 100 Dash - 5th Lane Mickkalee 1600 - 1st Kiera Hall / 2nd Jancey Harris / 8th Gracie Fairless 4x100 - 3rd Mena 400 Dash - 1st Jayden Harris / 6th Vivi Denton 300 Hurdles - 3rd Danielle Hill / 5th Sophia Vacca / 8th Lyla Biefeldt 800 - 1st Alex Harper / 2nd Keira Hall 4x400 - 2nd Mena Now for the Jr. Boys individual results.. High Jump - 3rd Ashton Powell / 5th Cody Bollmeyer Long Jump - 2nd Caleb Peters Triple Jump - 2nd Caleb Peters / 7th Alex Rocha Shot Put - 1st Logan Yang Pole Vault - 4th Tre McMellon 4x800 - 3rd Mena 110 Hurdles - 4th Connor Efird / 8th Cody Bollmeyer 1600 - 4th Caleb Peters / 5th Tre McMellon 4x100 - 6th Mena 400 Dash - 6th Caleb Peters 300 Hurdles - 4th Connor Efird 800 - 4th Caleb Peters / 7th Tre McMellon / 8th Alex White 4x400 - 4th Mena
about 21 hours ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The annual free physicals will be on Tuesday, May 14. ALL COACHES will hand out physical forms soon. Ladycats will be at 5:30pm in the Union Bank Center and Bearcats will follow. This is the only opportunity we can provide for the free physicals.
about 22 hours ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
MHS will NOT be having Parent Teacher Conferences this week; rather, we will have conferences on May 20 to discuss Student Success Plans and student exemptions with parents. Please save the date for May 20.
about 23 hours ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
April 17th, 2019 The library is closed today during class & during Lunch A and B. NHS will have a meeting today in room 312 during Enrichment. We will have the annual free physicals on Tuesday, May 14. All coaches will hand out the physical forms. Ladycats will be at 5:30PM in the UBC and Bearcats will follow. This is the only opportunity to provide free physicals. Students come by the EAST room to get your prom pictures from the photobooth. Seniors, several students have not accepted their Arkansas Challenge scholarships. Check and see if you are pending acceptance. Seniors remember that all fines and lunch balances need to be paid May 10th. Seniors if you are interested in the Phillip Stanley scholarship for students interested in Forestry, AG science, Environmental Science, Earth Science or related field of study. See Mrs. Gross. Students if you are interested in attending Camp Shriver, July 21-25. Pick up and application from Mrs. Tompkins There will be a tennis meeting during Enrichment today for anyone interested in playing tennis next Fall in room 303. Juniors and Seniors who would like to attend Job Fair Thursday, April 18 during 3rd period, please sign up in counseling center. Bearcats for a Cure is taking donations of Easter eggs and candy for the Egg my Yard fundraiser. If you donate you will be given an hour of community service. Please bring donations to Mrs. Wilson or Mrs. Hobson by today. BFI will have a volleyball tournament May 2nd. Contact BFI for more information. If you are interested in showing livestock they will have sign-ups in the AG building. Today is the deadline for anyone interested in applying to be on next year's Yearbook Staff, see Mr. Philpot. The deadline for turning in FFA greenhand and chapter degree applications will be tomorrow. FBLA officer applications for the 2019-2020 school year are now available in Mrs. Lindsey's and Mrs. Torix's rooms for any FBLA member who would like to be an officer next year. They are due April 26. Students since it is turkey season make sure you do not bring any rifles to school in your vehicle. If a gun is found in your vehicle, it is required by law to look and it is a 365 day expulsion. There will be a meeting at the Ag building today during enrichment with all FFA members who will be participating in leadership events at state convention. Also, the ag mechanics, Forestry, and electricity teams need to come to ag building during enrichment on Wednesday for group pictures. All FFA Members who are competing in leadership events at State Convention will be leaving from the Ag building on April 22 Monday at 6:00 am. Bring your Official dress with you. All cap and gowns that have been ordered and not paid for are in the office. Herf Jones is accepting cash only or you can pay on-line. Mr. Breedlove will be taking orders for Senior Bricks. The cost is $20 per brick or $10 to share a brick with another person. Bricks must be paid for in advance. Students you must scan your ID cards at lunch. Do not get extras unless you have money in your account. Lunch: Bacon and cheese baked potato, hot dog, or chicken sandwich
about 23 hours ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Mena ended a two game skid with a big 6-0 win over Cossatot on Tuesday evening at Bearcat Stadium... Mena soccer will host Pulaski Academy on Thursday,, Games begin at 4:30pm,,,
1 day ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Mr. Dale Query made a special effort to attend the Mena School Board meeting Tuesday night. He was there to present Mena Superintendent Benny Weston with a certificate naming him as the Arkansas Rural Education Association's Superintendent of the Year...
1 day ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
A big 6th inning wasn't enough as the Bearcats fell to Bauxite 10-6 Tuesday at Union Bank Park... Mena will host Murfreesboro on Thursday at 4:30pm..
1 day ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Ladycats found the back of the net just once & Cossatot ran away with a 4-1 win at Bearcat Stadium Tuesday afternoon... Mena will host Pulaski Academy on Thursday at 5:00pm...
1 day ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Ladycat's struggles continue with an 11-1 loss at the hands of the Bauxite Lady Miners at Union Bank Park Tuesday afternoon.. Mena will play at DeQueen on Friday at 4:30pm..
1 day ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Mena High School Juniors and Seniors, be sure and go by the EAST room to get your prom pictures from the photo booth. They can email or airdrop them to you, and they have also been posted to MHS EAST Facebook Page.
1 day ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
We are Bearcats!
2 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Congratulations to Mena High School Senior Connor Harvey! Harvey signed his letter of intent to play basketball at Southern Arkansas University.... GO CONNOR !!! GO BEARCATS!!!
2 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Gameday!
2 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Mena Soccer teams made the long trip to Little Rock to play Robinson on Monday... S.G. / Robinson-3 Mena-0 S.B. / Robinson-4 Mena-3 Mena will host Cossatot on Tuesday at Bearcat Stadium.. Games start at 5pm...
2 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Spotlight Singers auditions will be held Friday, May 10, in the high school choir room. The auditions will begin at 3:30. Eighth grade girls who are interested in auditioning for the ensemble can get an application from Ms. Taylor.
3 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Mena Jr. Girls & Jr. Boys track teams competed in the 7-4A District Meet today at Bearcat Stadium... We will post results as soon as they become available... GO BEARCATS!!
3 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Arkansas Department of Education released today the 2018 Report Cards for Polk County schools & we are proud of all our Mena campuses... Follow the link for more info.... GO BEARCATS!!!! https://myschoolinfo.arkansas.gov/Schools/Search…
3 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Mena FFA assisted the local Farm Bureau with a parking lot project recently. Members participating were Brendon Catlett, Drey Ozanich, Simeon Fields, Sam Cude, Cooper Anderlee and Kinley Ruskin.
3 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
April 15th, 2019 Jr. High track will have their district meet here today. Soccer will play at Robinson today. 10th grade meeting in the PAC during enrichment for all 10th graders on Tues, April 16th. There will be a tennis meeting during Enrichment on Wednesday April 17th for anyone interested in playing tennis next Fall in room 303. Juniors and Seniors who would like to attend Job Fair Thursday, April 18 during 3rd period, please sign up in counseling center. Bearcats for a Cure is taking donations of Easter eggs and candy for the Egg my Yard fundraiser. If you donate you will be given an hour of community service. Please bring donations to Mrs. Wilson or Mrs. Hobson by tomorrow. BFI will have a volleyball tournament May 2nd. Contact BFI for more information. If you are interested in submitting a lip sync contest entry, see Ms. Kropp. Anyone interested in applying to be on next year's Yearbook Staff, the applications are now available in Mr. Philpot's room 205. Return applications by next Wednesday the 17th. The deadline for turning in FFA greenhand and chapter degree applications will be Friday April 17. FBLA officer applications for the 2019-2020 school year are now available in Mrs. Lindsey's and Mrs. Torix's rooms for any FBLA member who would like to be an officer next year. They are due April 26. Students since it is turkey season make sure you do not bring any rifles to school in your vehicle. If a gun is found in your vehicle, it is required by law to look and it is a 365 day expulsion. There will be a meeting at the Ag building on Wednesday during enrichment with all FFA members who will be participating in leadership events at state convention. Also, the ag mechanics, Forestry, and electricity teams need to come to ag building during enrichment on Wednesday for group pictures. All FFA Members who are competing in leadership events at State Convention will be leaving from Ag building on April 22 Monday at 6:00 am. Bring your Official dress with you. Art Club officer applications are now available for any interested art club member. Deadline to submit applications will be tomorrow at noon. All cap and gowns that have been ordered and not paid for are in the office. Herf Jones is accepting cash only or you can pay on-line. Mr. Breedlove will be taking orders for Senior Bricks. The cost is $20 per brick or $10 to share a brick with another person. Bricks must be paid for in advance. Students you must scan your ID cards at lunch. Do not get extras unless you have money in your account. Lunch: Breaded drumsticks, cheeseburger, rib patty sandwich or chicken
3 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
There will be a meeting at the Ag building on Wednesday during enrichment with all FFA members who will be participating in leadership events at state convention. Also, the ag mechanics, Forestry, and electricity teams need to come to ag building during enrichment on Wednesday for group pictures. All FFA Members who are competing in leadership events at State Convention will be leaving from Ag building on April 22 Monday at 6:00 am. Bring your Official dress with you.
3 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson gets you ramped up for another big week at Mena Public Schools... https://www.facebook.com/MenaPublicSchools/videos/348174342712769/
3 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Gameday!
3 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
April 15th, 2019 Jr. High track will have their district meet here today. Soccer will play at Robinson today. 10th grade meeting in the PAC during enrichment for all 10th graders on Tues, April 16th. There will be a tennis meeting during Enrichment on Wednesday April 17th for anyone interested in playing tennis next Fall in room 303. Juniors and Seniors who would like to attend Job Fair Thursday, April 18 during 3rd period, please sign up in counseling center. Bearcats for a Cure is taking donations of Easter eggs and candy for the Egg my Yard fundraiser. If you donate you will be given an hour of community service. Please bring donations to Mrs. Wilson or Mrs. Hobson by tomorrow. BFI will have a volleyball tournament May 2nd. Contact BFI for more information. If you are interested in submitting a lip sync contest entry, see Ms. Kropp. Anyone interested in applying to be on next year's Yearbook Staff, the applications are now available in Mr. Philpot's room 205. Return applications by next Wednesday the 17th. The deadline for turning in FFA greenhand and chapter degree applications will be Friday April 17. FBLA officer applications for the 2019-2020 school year are now available in Mrs. Lindsey's and Mrs. Torix's rooms for any FBLA member who would like to be an officer next year. They are due April 26. Students since it is turkey season make sure you do not bring any rifles to school in your vehicle. If a gun is found in your vehicle, it is required by law to look and it is a 365 day expulsion. There will be a meeting at the Ag building on Wednesday during enrichment with all FFA members who will be participating in leadership events at state convention. Also, the ag mechanics, Forestry, and electricity teams need to come to ag building during enrichment on Wednesday for group pictures. All FFA Members who are competing in leadership events at State Convention will be leaving from Ag building on April 22 Monday at 6:00 am. Bring your Official dress with you. Art Club officer applications are now available for any interested art club member. Deadline to submit applications will be tomorrow at noon. All cap and gowns that have been ordered and not paid for are in the office. Herf Jones is accepting cash only or you can pay on-line. Mr. Breedlove will be taking orders for Senior Bricks. The cost is $20 per brick or $10 to share a brick with another person. Bricks must be paid for in advance. Students you must scan your ID cards at lunch. Do not get extras unless you have money in your account. Lunch: Breaded drumsticks, cheeseburger, rib patty sandwich or chicken sandwich
3 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
DeQueen grabbed the conference lead with a 3-0 win over Mena Friday afternoon at Bearcat Stadium.. Mena is back in action at Joe T. Robinson on Monday!
5 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Ladycat soccer team ran into a tough DeQueen squad at Bearcat Stadium Friday afternoon & lost 6-0...Mena will play at Joe T. Robinson on Monday..
5 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Mena fell behind right out of the gate & Hackett never looked back enroute to an 11-1 win over the Ladycats Friday afternoon, Mena will hosr Bauxite on Tuesday at Union Bank Park..
5 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Congratulations Connor Harvey! Easton Leonard of the Mena Star presented Connor with the 1st Annual Polk County High School Basketball Player of the Year Award today...
5 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Congratulations to the Mena High School Spotlight Singers!!! Division II Excellent at state!!!
5 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Graduation!
6 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
UPCOMING EVENTS! May 10th - MHS Seniors last day May 19th - MHS Graduation 3:00pm May21st - Mena Preschool Graduation 9am PAC May 23rd - 4th Grading Period / Second Semester ends & last day of school
6 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
MHS ANNOUNCEMENTS FRIDAY 4/12/19 Softball will play Hackett here today. Soccer will have a game here today against DeQueen. Tomorrow is the April ACT. Please bring ACT ticket, ID, pencil, calculator, water, and snack. Park on middle school parking lot and enter through doors by English rooms. Be here at 7:45. Testing begins at 8. There will be a tennis meeting during Enrichment on Wednesday April 17th for anyone interested in playing tennis next Fall in room 303. Due to inclement weather the pictures in the park for prom has been canceled. The high school will be open from 4-6pm tomorrow for students and families that would like to take pictures before prom. The students on the junior prom planning committee need to eat lunch A today and load the bus afterwards to go to the college to decorate for prom. Juniors and Seniors who would like to attend Job Fair next Thursday, April 18 during 3rd period, please sign up in counseling center. Bearcats for a Cure is taking donations of Easter eggs and candy for the Egg my Yard fundraiser. If you donate you will be given an hour of community service. Please bring donations to Mrs. Wilson or Mrs. Hobson by Wednesday April, 16. The Freshmen and Sophomores will have a meeting today during Enrichment in the PAC. BFI will have a volleyball tournament May 2nd. Contact BFI for more information. If you are interested in submitting a lip sync contest entry, see Ms. Kropp. Prom will be 8-11 at Ouachita Center. Group photo at 7:45. After prom will be at Silver Screen Theater. The movie will be from 11:30-1:00 then prizes and breakfast will be at Mena High school from 1-2 am. Prom dues are due Friday to Ms. Hendrix. Anyone interested in applying to be on next year's Yearbook Staff, the applications are now available in Mr. Philpot's room 205. Return applications by next Wednesday the 17th. FFA members who are interested in receiving their Greenhand degree, Star greenhand award (9th grade only), Chapter, Degree, or Star chapter award (Seniors only) at the FFA banquet need to pick up applications for Mr. Collins this week. Deadline for turning in FFA greenhand and chapter degree applications will be April 17 Friday. The FFA has a sign-up sheet in the Ag building for the members who are planning to show livestock this year. Senior FFA members, the Chris Jones Memorial Scholarship applications are available. You can pick up applications from Mr. Collins or Mr. Maye this week. Applications are due April 22. FBLA officer applications for the 2019-2020 school year are now available in Mrs. Lindsey's and Mrs. Torix's rooms for any FBLA member who would like to be an officer next year. They are due April 26. Students since it is turkey season make sure you do not bring any rifles to school in your vehicle. If a gun is found in your vehicle, it is required by law to look and it is a 365 day expulsion. Art Club officer applications are now available for any interested art club member. Deadline to submit applications will be April 16th at noon. All cap and gowns that have been ordered and not paid for are in the office. Herf Jones is accepting cash only or you can pay on-line. Mr. Breedlove will be taking orders for Senior Bricks. The cost is $20 per brick or $10 to share a brick with another person. Bricks must be paid for in advance. Students you must scan your ID cards at lunch. Do not get extras unless you have money in your account. Lunch: Chicken spaghetti, cheeseburger, corn dog or chicken sandwich
6 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Waldron Jr. Bulldog Relays were on Tuesday & the results were released today... Here is how the Mena Jr. Girls finished in each event... 100 2nd-Mickkalee Lane 200 4th -Madi Lyle 400 5th-Vivi Denton 800 1st-Keira Hall 2nd-Alex Harper 1600 1st-Keira Hall 2nd-Jancey Harris 4x100 5th-Mena 4x400 1st-Mena 4x800 1st-Mena High Jump 2nd-Alex Harper 7th-Grayson Fairless Long Jump 7th-Madi Lyle Triple Jump 2nd-Paige Parnell 3rd-Madi Lyle Pole Vault 4th-Bethany Godwin Shot Put 3rd-Bethany Godwin Here are the Jr. Boys results 100 5th-Mason Dillard 400 7th-Silas McIntyre 800 6th-Silas McIntyre 1600 4th-Tre McMellon 110 Hurdles 1st-Connor Efird 300 Hurdles 7th-Cody Bollmeyer 4x800 5th-Mena High Jump 5th-Cody Bollmeyer Triple Jump 8th-Colby Davis Pole Vault 8-Tre McMellon https://ar.milesplit.com/meets/336503/results#.XK_NOOhKjIU
7 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Announcement #1 Mena High School will be postponing their 4th quarter Parent Teacher Conferences until a later date so we can prepare Student Success Plans and have them ready to discuss with parents. We will update you on the new date as soon as it has been scheduled. *Progress reports will be handed out next Tuesday, April 16th to the students.* Announcement #2 SENIOR PARENTS: Graduation for your student is approaching. Final grades are due on May 10th.
7 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The NEHS poetry reading was held today in the Mena High School Library... Those reciting included Devon Davis Ally Wright Ivy Curtis Shylee Head Emily Wagner Annie Baker (10th) Esmerelda Johnson Morgan Puckett Marissa Ortiz Summer Loar Haley Hooper Ms. Gerri Krudwig was proud of these 10th grade students who stood and read in front of their peers!. Follow the link to the Mena Public Schools YouTube Channel! https://youtu.be/P1qmgqR5F8k
7 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
GAMEDAY!
7 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Mena Ladycat soccer team played at Centerpoint Wednesday evening & tied the Lady Knights 1-1 in regulation. The Ladycats out scored Centerpoint 4-2 in the SO for the win...Both Mena soccer teams will be in action on Friday when they host DeQueen at Bearcat Stadium...
7 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
With the rain forecast for Saturday there will be no organized pictures for prom in the park. Instead, we will open up the high school and let students/families take pictures from 4-6 pm inside.
7 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Mena High School Juniors gathered in the PAC this afternoon for some presentations about scheduling for their senior years, taking JAG, and when their senior pictures will take place.
7 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Ladycats gave up 4 runs in the 1st & thats all The Lady Rattlers would need to defeat Mena 8-3 on Wednesday afternoon at Union Bank Park... The Ladys are back in action Friday when they host Hackett at 4:30pm.
8 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Spotlight Singers will travel to UCA in Conway on Friday, April 12, to compete in state choral performance assessment. The ensemble members are focused and determined to give their best performance Friday!!!
8 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
FFA members who are interested in receiving their Greenhand degree, Star greenhand award (9th grade only), Chapter, Degree, or Star chapter award (Seniors only) at the FFA banquet need to pick up applications for Mr. Collins this week. Deadline for turning in FFA greenhand and chapter degree applications will be April 18 Thursday. The FFA has a sign-up sheet in the Ag building for the members who are planning to show livestock this year. Senior FFA members, the Chris Jones Memorial Scholarship applications are available. You can pick up applications from Mr. Collins or Mr. Maye this week. Applications are due April 22.
8 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Monday 4/15 Holly Harshman Elementary ---ACTAspire Testing for 3rd - 5th grades continues thru Thursday 4/18 Jr High District Track Meet @ Bearcat Stadium 3:30pm Soccer @ Joe T Robinson - 5:00 PM
8 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Mena High School April 10th, 2019 Softball will play here today against Murfreesboro. Ladycat soccer will play today at Centerpoint. There will not be a boys game. The Freshmen and Sophomores will have a meeting Friday during Enrichment in the PAC. If you were supposed to be on the AYAA trip today and did not get scheduled for E2 or Flex, please come to Mrs. Torix's room during Enrichment so you can be scheduled for the right location. BFI will have a volleyball tournament May 2nd. Contact BFI for more information. If you are interested in submitting a lip sync contest entry, see Ms. Kropp. Thursday, April 18, there is a Job Fair at UARM during 3rd and enrichment. We will take Juniors and Seniors who want to go. They need to sign up in counseling center if they want to attend Job Fair. Prom will be 8-11 at Ouachita Center. Group photo at 7:45. After prom will be at Silver Screen Theater. The movie will be from 11:30-1:00 then prizes and breakfast will be at Mena High school from 1-2 am. Prom dues are due Friday to Ms. Hendrix. There will be a Junior Prom Planning Committee meeting tomorrow during Enrichment in Ms. Hobson's room. Anyone interested in applying to be on next year's Yearbook Staff, the applications are now available in Mr. Philpot's room 205. Return applications by next Wednesday the 17th. FFA members who are interested in receiving their Greenhand degree, Star greenhand award (9th grade only), Chapter, Degree, or Star chapter award (Seniors only) at the FFA banquet need to pick up applications for Mr. Collins this week. Deadline for turning in FFA greenhand and chapter degree applications will be April 18 Thursday. The 2019 NEHS Poetry Reading will be in the MHS Library tomorrow, see Mrs. Krudwig for more information. The FFA has a sign-up sheet in the Ag building for the members who are planning to show livestock this year. Senior FFA members, the Chris Jones Memorial Scholarship applications are available. You can pick up applications from Mr. Collins or Mr. Maye this week. Applications are due April 22. FBLA officer applications for the 2019-2020 school year are now available in Mrs. Lindsey's and Mrs. Torix's rooms for any FBLA member who would like to be an officer next year. They are due April 26. Students since it is turkey season make sure you do not bring any rifles to school in your vehicle. If a gun is found in your vehicle, it is required by law to look and it is a 365 day expulsion. Art Club officer applications are now available for any interested art club member. Deadline to submit applications will be April 16th at noon. All cap and gowns that have been ordered and not paid for are in the office. Herf Jones is accepting cash only or you can pay on-line. Mr. Breedlove will be taking orders for Senior Bricks. The cost is $20 per brick or $10 to share a brick with another person. Bricks must be paid for in advance. Students you must scan your ID cards at lunch. Do not get extras unless you have money in your account. Lunch: Burrito, rib patty or hot dog. The tortilla line will be closed today
8 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Mena High School juniors hopped on the bus for a short trip to the University of Arkansas Rich Mountain for their annual Junior Day. UARM President & Mena School Board member Phillip Wilson welcomed them to campus... Juniors are learning all about the local college & what they have to offer.
8 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
GAMEDAY!
8 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Mena softball team picked up a conference win at Malvern Tuesday afternoon by a final score of 8-4... The Ladycats will play Murfreesboro on Wednesday at Union Bank Park... The game will start at 4:30pm...
9 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Mena baseball team played at Malvern this afternoon & lost by a score of 6-5 The Bearcats will play next on 4/16 when they host Bauxite.. First pitch will be at 4:30pm in Union Bank Park.
9 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Arkansas Choral Directors Association recognizes academic achievement as well as musical excellence. We have 16 Bearcat Chorus students who received distinguished honors (3.25-4.0 GPA) and 3 who received excellent honors (3.0-3.24 GPA). Twelve of the Spotlight Singers received distinguished honors. Both choirs received Distinguished group academic honors. The Bearcat Chorus has a composite GPA of 3.3 and the Spotlight Singers have a composite GPA of 3.77.
9 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
I am a Bearcat!
9 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
LIFT-A-THON SUNDAY!
9 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Centerpoint has cancelled the boys soccer game against Mena on Wednesday, but the girls will still play at Centerpoint at 5:00.
9 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Mena baseball team scored a season high & blasted Waldron 18-10 Monday afternoon... The Bdearcats are back in action Tuesday afternoon at 4:30pm in Malvern! GO BEARCATS!
9 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Spotlight Singers will travel to UCA in Conway to compete in state choral performance assessment. Area 14 Special Olympics 1:00pm Bearcat Stadium FFA @ State FFA Contests @ UofA Soccer vs DeQueen @ Mena 5:00pm Softball vs Hackett @Mena 4:30pm
10 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
GAMEDAY!
10 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Mena High School Spotlight Singers have a composite GPA of 3.77.
10 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Bearcat Chorus has a composite GPA of 3.3. GO BEARCATS!
10 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Arkansas Choral Directors Association recognizes academic achievement as well as musical excellence. We have 16 Bearcat Chorus students who received distinguished honors (3.25-4.0 GPA) and 3 who received excellent honors (3.0-3.24 GPA). Twelve of the Spotlight Singers received distinguished honors. Both choirs received Distinguished group academic honors. The Bearcat Chorus has a composite GPA of 3.3 and the Spotlight Singers have a composite GPA of 3.77. Congratulations: Annie Baker Elizabeth Bill Dawsen Breeden Ashtan Carr Devon Davis Maddison Gunn Alexyss Hilderbrand Jack Hunter Bella Jung Misael Knight Tabitha Levering Alyssa Maddox Abby McConnell Avery Powell Fisher Neufeld Jasper Richmond Sierra Taylor Hannah Willis Lillian Bowen
10 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Prom dues are $30. Juniors pay $30 for both Junior and Senior year. If you did not attend prom last year, this year is $30.00. Mrs. Hendrix will be collecting prom dues through noon April 12. Prom will be April 13 from 8-11 at the Ouachita Center.
10 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Mena FFA teams participated at the State Career Development Events on April 4th and 5th in Fayettville. These teams qualified by placing in the top 8 at the District level. The top 24 teams in the state competed at the State Contest. Mena FFA teams placed as follows: Nursery/Landscape- 2nd Place Team , Ivy Curtis 4th High Individual, Emily Sorge 6th High Individual , Halie Standerfer 10th High Individual Livestock- 6th , Kyntlie Wiles 10th High Individual Meats- 6th place Forestry- 7th Ag Mechanics-10th Electricity- 14th
10 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson fills you in on a jam packed week at the Mena Public Schools! https://www.facebook.com/MenaPublicSchools/videos/583875055449754/
10 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Congratulations to the Mena Basscats on a great day at Lake Hamilton today in the Trader Bills Tournament..JARRET BURGER & TRENTON HEAD finished 2nd in the Jr. Division & AUSTIN ROSE & EVAN GRAVES finished 3rd... AUSTIN JOHNSTON & CASON CANNON finished 7th in the Dr. Division..
11 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Working on choreography in Theatre I this week!
12 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Kristi Wilson’s Orientation to Teaching students at Mena High School working with Mrs. Thompkin’s students, a “win win” situation for all involved.
12 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Journalism I students spent 6th period taking pictures of the “MHS Campus in Spring,” where they were able to capture nature, school, and students in photos on a beautiful April afternoon.
12 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Mena Bearcat baseball team run ruled Hope 11-1 in a short game at Union Bank Park Friday afternoon... Mena will play at Waldron on Monday at 4:30pm.. GO BEARCATS!
12 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Mena softball team beat Hope Friday afternoon 11-3 at Union Bank Park. The Ladycats will plat at Malvern on Tuesday.. GO LADYCATS!
12 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Congrats to the following students for placing as finalists in the 2019 AAIM Student Media Festival! This statewide competition for various categories in photography and multimedia is held each year by the Arkansas Association of Instructional Media through each school's library. Thank you to Mrs. Ashcraft for coordinating and facilitating our students' entries! These students have placed as finalists for their work in EAST on the VR project of the Old Mena Middle School Redesign on Main Street. Their actual category is listed as "Interactive Multimedia Application." Please feel free to stop by anytime during EAST to view their project on the Oculus Rift! It is very cool!! Jaxom Hughes Preston Clegg Tilman Portwood Sam Efird Cara Driggers
13 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Wednesday April 10th MHS---Junior Day @ UA Rich Mountain Soccer @ Centerpoint 5:00pm Softball vs Murfreesboro @Mena 4:30pm
13 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
FIRST PITCH AT 4:30pm!
13 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
"MHS Academy students learned the art of leather working and bracelet making from Lynn Dilbeck this morning. Thank you, Ms. Dilbeck, for your time and artistic knowledge. Polk County has AMAZING artists".
13 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Mrs. Hughes has been working with MHS Biology students this week as they do their pig dissection projects.
13 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Mena Sr. Track teams competed in the Scrapper Relays at Nashville yesterday... The girls finished 10th & the boys finished 9th as a team... Here are the Individual results beginning with the Sr. Girls. 100 Hurdles - Lauren SIkes 5th High Jump - Emily Wagner 5th 4x400 - Mena 7th 4x800 - Mena 8th Sr. Boy individual results 1600 - Logan Myers 4th 3200 - Logan Myers 4th & Robert Mcintyre 6th 800 - Devin Adams 4th 4x800 - Mena 4th 300 Hurdles - Iaza Ingoglia 8th The senior track teams will be back in action at Waldron on Thursday 4/11/19.. https://ar.milesplit.com/meets/336563/results
13 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
April 5th, 2019 Softball and Baseball will play Hope here today. Students if you come to school late always sign in at the office. Also, if you leave the building check in with the office before hand. There will be an art club meeting today in the art room during enrichment. Congratulations to the Bearcat Band for receiving 1st divison superior ratings at the Region VIII Concert and Sight Reading Assessment. The Bearcat Band is a Sweepstakes Band for the 4th year in a row. Turkey Season is upon us. Please make sure that you do not bring your turkey rifles to school in your vehicles. If you go hunting before school please make sure you drop your rifle off at home before you come to school, and pick them up after school before you go back into the turkey woods.If I am informed of a gun in a vehicle, I am required by law to look and it is a 365 day expulsion. Please make sure you follow these rules. The library will be closed for Lunch B today. MHS Art Pigs are on display in the library. Please stop by the library to check out the great art talent we have on showcase here at MHS! Art Club officer applications are now available for any interested art club member. Deadline to submit applications will be April 16th at noon. All students that have signed up to go to AYAA please come by the art room to pick up a copy of the Categories for the art competition. You will need to start filling out entry tags and dropping off artwork to be mounted and prepped for the show, which is April 10th. MASH applications are due today to Mrs. Thacker. All cap and gowns that have been ordered and not paid for are in the office. Herf Jones is accepting cash only or you can pay on-line. Prom dues are $30. Juniors pay $30 for both Junior and Senior year. If you did not attend prom last year, this year is $30.00. Mrs. Hendrix will be collecting prom dues through noon April 12. Prom will be April 13 from 8-11 at the Ouachita Center. Mr. Breedlove will be taking orders for Senior Bricks. The cost is $20 per brick or $10 to share a brick with another person. Bricks must be paid for in advance. The Special Olympics Area Games are Saturday, April 6. If you are planning to help-volunteer for this event, please see Mrs. Tompkins in room 214 and get signed up start time is 10:30. Students you must scan your ID cards at lunch. Do not get extras unless you have money in your account. Lunch: Crispitos
13 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Congratulations to Mr. Morgan and the Mena High School Band on an outstanding performance. They received all First Divisions ratings, making them a Sweepstakes Band for the 4th year in a row!
13 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Bearcat offense exploded for seven goals & Mena blew past Malvern 7-1 at Bearcat Stadium... The boys are now 6-1-1 on the season & will play at Centerpoint on Wednesday!
13 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Mena Ladycats held Malvern Scoreless most of the game but fell 1-0.. Mena returns to the field pn Wednesday at Centerpoint..
13 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Mr. Maxwell, who will begin his full-time duties as Mena High School principal on July 1, held a meeting with the current junior class in the PAC this morning during Enrichment. Mr. Maxwell discussed the importance of preparing in high school for not just one career, but the lifetime of careers and career changes these students will experience after high school and college.
14 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Mena High School Art Pigs are currently on display in the MHS Library, which are custom designed plaster-base pigs created by the art students in Mrs. Hoyle’s art classes.
14 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Keep up to date with the Mena Public School Weather Bug! https://www.weatherbug.com/weather-forecast/now/mena-ar-71953?location=mena-ar-71953
14 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Gameday!
14 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Ladycat and Bearcat soccer teams held their annual Soccer Shoot-a-Thon fundraiser event this afternoon at Bearcat Stadium. Each player got 10 kicks at the goal, which each successful goal helping toward raising money for the soccer program.
15 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Mr. David Maxwell, newly hired Mena High School principal beginning with the 2019-2020 school year, is spending the day at the MHS campus and had the opportunity to meet a few students in the Performing Arts Center this morning following the meeting for juniors and seniors. Mr. Maxwell is a 1985 graduate of Mena High School, and he has spent the past 10 years as principal at Arkadelphia High School.
15 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Mena Elks Lodge #781 made a generous donation of $1,000 today toward the Mena after-prom activities that will take place next Saturday night, April 13. The members of the Mena Elk’s Lodge support the local students, and want to encourage safe activities for students to enjoy after prom and throughout the night.
15 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Mena Jr. High track teams competed in the Jr. Scrapper Relays in Nashville on Tuesday... The Ladycats finished 5th out of 17 teams & the Bearcats were 10th... Here are the individual results beginning with the Ladycats. 4x400 1st - Mena 4:38:72 4x800 1st - Mena 11:07:99 1600 1st - Keira Hall 5:55:01 2nd - Jancey Harris 800 2nd - Alex Harper 3rd - Keira Hall 400 3rd - Brooklyn Pennington 200 4th - Mickkalee Lane 4x200 5th - Mena High Jump 7th - Grayson Fairless Long Jump 8th - Madi Lyle Bearcat individual results. 1600 4th - Alex Rocha Shot Put 5th - Logan Yang 300 Hurdles 6th - Connor Efird 4x800 7th - Mena 110 Hurdlles 8th - Connor Efird Follow the link for complete results https://ar.milesplit.com/meets/336562/results
15 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
April 3rd, 2019 Today there will be a Jr/Sr Meeting in PAC during Enrichment. Today is the last call for REA Youth Tour. See one of the councelors. Sci-Fi Club members, this week's meeting will be on Thursday instead of Wednesday. We will still meet in the Art room during Enrichment. All students that have signed up to go to AYAA please come by the art room to pick up a copy of the Categories for the art competition. You will need to start filling out entry tags and dropping off artwork to be mounted and prepped for the show, which is April 10th. MASH applications are due Friday to Mrs. Thacker. NEHS will meet in Ms. Krudwig's room tomorrow during Enrichment. G/T needs to meet with the 9th and 10th graders today and 11th and 12 grade on Thursday. All cap and gowns that have been ordered and not paid for are in the office. Herf Jones is accepting cash only or you can pay on-line. Prom dues are $30. Juniors pay $30 for both Junior and Senior year. If you did not attend prom last year, this year is $30.00. Mrs. Hendrix will be collecting prom dues through noon April 12. Prom will be April 13 from 8-11 at the Ouachita Center. All FFA members who are participating in the state FFA career development events at Fayetteville need to be at AG building at 8 am on Thursday. Bring your health release and waiver forms with you. The FFA meeting with all students going to State FFA Career development events at Fayetteville has been changed to TODAY during enrichment Mr. Breedlove will be taking orders for Senior Bricks. The cost is $20 per brick or $10 to share a brick with another person. Bricks must be paid for in advance. The Special Olympics Area Games are Saturday, April 6. If you are planning to help-volunteer for this event, please see Mrs. Tompkins in room 214 and get signed up start time is 10:30. Students you must scan your ID cards at lunch. Do not get extras unless you have money in your account. Lunch: Chicken nugget bowl or hot dog
15 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
On Wednesday April 3rd at Bearcat Stadium we will have our annual Soccer shoot-a-thon. All donations and pledges will help Mena boys and girls soccer program. Come support the Ladycat/Bearcat soccer teams at 4:30 on April 3rd.
15 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Mena Bearcats played a conference game at Arkadelphia this afternoon.. Arkadelphia-10 Mena-0 Mena will host Hope on Friday at Union Bank Park!
15 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Mena Ladycats played a conference game at Arkadelphia this afternoon.. Arkadelphia 8, Mena 7 Mena will host Hope on Friday at Union Bank Park!
15 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
So proud of these students working behind the scenes! One more chance to see 101 Dalmatians tonight at 7 pm. It’s a short play, about 35 minutes. It would also count for a play credit, for anyone in one of Ms. Kropp’s classes!
16 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
A game has been on Monday at Waldron. It will be Varsity only starting at 4:30. GO BEARCATS!
16 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Mena High School FBLA HAS had a great State Leadership Conference and Mrs. Lindsey is very proud of all these students.
16 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
A preview of the 6th grade musical.. The public performance is tonight at 7pm in the Mena High School Performing Arts Center.. https://youtu.be/LegjjwxNOTM
16 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
GAMEDAY TUESDAY 4/2/19
16 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
For your viewing and planning enjoyment. The 19-20 calender for Mena Public Schools!
16 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Mena soccer teams played at Hope on Monday evening.... Senior Girls / Hope-5 Mena-0 Senior Boys / Mena-2 Hope-1 Mena will host Malvern at 4:30pm Thursday at Bearcat Stadium!
16 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Enjoy a recap of the month of March 2019 at Mena Public Schools! https://youtu.be/PQyKLe_ABI4
17 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
APRIL MHS MENUS
17 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
UCA GirlsCode Summer Camp sponsored by the College of Education and the STEM Institute: Budding computer scientists entering grades 5 to 8 may attend {GirlsCode}. Campers will have opportunities to explore computer programming and robotics while developing their computational thinking and problem solving skills. Sample projects include: unplugged coding escape room, block-based coding for Sphero and Lego Mindstorms robots, and Swift and Scratch programming. I've attached the flyer and included the weblink for you to share- https://uca.edu/tlc/girlscode/
17 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Baseball vs Hope @Mena 4:30pm Softball vs Hope @Mena 4:30pm
17 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Baseball vs Hope @Mena 4:30pm Softball vs Hope @Mena 4:30pm
17 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
THURSDAY AT MPS! Mena High School Band Concert Assessment @ Greenwood HS PAC Sr Track @Nashville 3:30pm Soccer vs Malvern @Mena 5:00pm
17 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
All cap and gowns that have been ordered and not fully paid for are in the front office at Mena High School. Herf Jones is accepting cash only at the school, or you can pay your balance on-line.
17 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
MASH DEADLINE IS THIS FRIDAY! M*A*S*H or Medical Applications of Science for Health, is a two-week summer camp that introduces high school students who are currently in the 10th or 11th grade to health care careers. Students selected into the M*A*S*H program will shadow a variety of health care locations, learn medical terminology, take part in hands on activities to learn medical procedures and tour the UAMS Little Rock campus. Students also take part in team building activities, heart dissection and suturing, proper wrapping techniques and casting, as well as learning about a variety of health careers and education levels needed for different careers. A significant amount is covered over these two weeks! Students accepted are required to attend Monday-Friday, 8-4. Lunch and snacks are provided. This is a FREE program for students, thanks to community donations, support from the M*A*S*H Partnership and a grant from the Blue & You Foundation. For more information, contact Pam Posey, M*A*S*H Program Coordinator via email at pamp@menaregional.com or by calling 479-243-2135. Applications may be picked up through the school counselor or at Mena Regional Health System’s Administration Office.
17 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
We are Bearcats!
17 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
I am a Bearcat!
17 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
FBLA State Leadership Conference is underway! Good luck to competitors!
17 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Gameday Monday!
17 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Tomorrow, April 2, is Autism Awareness Day, and all students and faculty are encouraged to wear blue to support Autism Awareness.
17 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Agenda For Mena High School Band Concert Assessment Thursday, April 4th @ Greenwood HS PAC 1:00​​Dismiss from Class For Final Run Through 1:30​​Leave for Greenwood 3:00​​Eat at McDonalds In Greenwood 3:45​​Leave For Greenwood High School 4:15​​Watch Kimmons 8th grade 4:45​​Unload Instruments and Head to Warm-Up 5:05​​Warm Up 5:25​​Move to Stage 5:30​​Performance on Stage 6:00​​Sight Read 8:30​​Approximate Arrival Home All parents are encouraged to attend. Please arrive by 5:00 because schedules can sometime run ahead of time. Dress Code- Formal Concert Black. Long sleeve, button down shirts and dress slacks (no black jeans, stretchy pants, or leggings). Girls dresses must be long sleeve and ankle length. Black dress shoes and black socks. No high heels. You will be walking a long distance.
17 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
There will be an FFA meeting Wednesday during enrichment for all FFA members who are participating in the State FFA career development events at Fayetteville. This meeting is required. All FFA members who are participating in the state FFA career devlopement events at Fayetteville need to be at AG building at 8 am on Thursday. Bring your health release and waiver forms with you.
17 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Mena High School Announcements - April 1st, 2019 Soccer will play at Hope today. All students that have signed up to go to AYAA please come by the art room to pick up a copy of the Categories for the art competition. You will need to start filling out entry tags and dropping off artwork to be mounted and prepped for the show, which is April 10th. Shelter Insurance scholarship applications are past due, but will be accepted if turned in today. Ms. Gross will take them for you if you have completed them. Students when you get ice cream do not leave the cafeteria with it. NEHS will meet in Ms. Krudwig's room this Thursday during Enrichment. G/T needs to meet with the 9th and 10th graders Wednesday and 11th and 12 grade on Thursday. All cap and gown that have been ordered and not paid for are in the office. Herf Jones is accepting cash only or you can pay on-line. Prom dues are $30. Juniors pay $30 for both Junior and Senior year. If you did not attend prom last year, this year is $30.00. Mrs. Hendrix will be collecting prom dues through noon April 12. Prom will be April 13 from 8-11 at the Ouachita Center. There will be an FFA meeting Wednesday during enrichment for all FFA members who are participating in the State FFA career development events at Fayetteville. This meeting is required. All FFA members who are participating in the state FFA career devlopement events at Fayetteville need to be at AG building at 8 am on Thursday. Bring your health release and waiver forms with you. Juniors the deadline for the REA Youth tour is today. Seniors the UARM scholarship deadline is today. The link is https://uarichmountain.awardspring.com/ . Students that have signed up to attend AYAA that haven't paid their dues, need to go by the art room with their $15 today. Mr. Breedlove will be taking orders for Senior Bricks. The cost is $20 per brick or $10 to share a brick with another person. Bricks must be paid for in advance. The Special Olympics Area Games are Saturday, April 6. If you are planning to help-volunteer for this event, please see Mrs. Tompkins in room 214 and get signed up. Students you must scan your ID cards at lunch. Do not get extras unless you have money in your account. Lunch: drumsticks, chicken sandwich, rib patty, or hamburger
17 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Mena High School Announcements - April 1st, 2019 Soccer will play at Hope today. All students that have signed up to go to AYAA please come by the art room to pick up a copy of the Categories for the art competition. You will need to start filling out entry tags and dropping off artwork to be mounted and prepped for the show, which is April 10th. Shelter Insurance scholarship applications are past due, but will be accepted if turned in today. Ms. Gross will take them for you if you have completed them. Students when you get ice cream do not leave the cafeteria with it. NEHS will meet in Ms. Krudwig's room this Thursday during Enrichment. G/T needs to meet with the 9th and 10th graders Wednesday and 11th and 12 grade on Thursday. All cap and gown that have been ordered and not paid for are in the office. Herf Jones is accepting cash only or you can pay on-line. Prom dues are $30. Juniors pay $30 for both Junior and Senior year. If you did not attend prom last year, this year is $30.00. Mrs. Hendrix will be collecting prom dues through noon April 12. Prom will be April 13 from 8-11 at the Ouachita Center. There will be an FFA meeting Wednesday during enrichment for all FFA members who are participating in the State FFA career development events at Fayetteville. This meeting is required. All FFA members who are participating in the state FFA career devlopement events at Fayetteville need to be at AG building at 8 am on Thursday. Bring your health release and waiver forms with you. Juniors the deadline for the REA Youth tour is today. Seniors the UARM scholarship deadline is today. The link is https://uarichmountain.awardspring.com/ . Students that have signed up to attend AYAA that haven't paid their dues, need to go by the art room with their $15 today. Mr. Breedlove will be taking orders for Senior Bricks. The cost is $20 per brick or $10 to share a brick with another person. Bricks must be paid for in advance. The Special Olympics Area Games are Saturday, April 6. If you are planning to help-volunteer for this event, please see Mrs. Tompkins in room 214 and get signed up. Students you must scan your ID cards at lunch. Do not get extras unless you have money in your account. Lunch: drumsticks, chicken sandwich, rib patty, or hamburger
17 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
17 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Mena Jr. High Girls 4x200 relay team is currently\ holding the fastest time in the state at 2:09:14.. GO LADYCATS!
18 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Mena Sr. Boys Soccer moving up Max Preps rankings!
18 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Follow the link to School Choice Forms! Please complete both forms - page 1 and page 2. https://www.menaschools.org/o/mena-school-district/browse/51161
19 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Want to be a part of the Polk County Virtual Academy! Follow the link to fill out forms 1 & 2. Then bring them to the Mena Public School Administration Building at 501 Hickory Ave. https://www.menaschools.org/o/mena-school-district/browse/51224
19 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Mena High School was well represented in the Mena First Baptist Church trip to Youth Ministry Lab 2019...
19 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
MHS Theatre students performed “Stud” at the Arkansas Young Playwrights Competition today in Little Rock. The play was written by Freshmen Avery Powell and Cadence Barnes. Mena High School students were also part of Justin Richmond’s “South of Cortez: Montezuma County” play today at the Arkansas Young Playwrights Competition in Little Rock.
19 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Mena Jr. High track teams competed at the Mansfield Jr. Tiger Relays on Thursday. The Jr. Girls finished 2nd & the Jr. Boys finished 6th. Girls individual results. High Jump Alex Harper - 5th Grayson Fairless - 8th Triple Jump Madi Lyle - 5th Shot Put Bethany Godwin - 5th Discus Bethany Godwin - 7th Pole Vault Bethany Godwin - 6th 4x800 Relay Mena - 1st 100 Hurdles Danielle Hill - 5th 100 Dash Mickkalee Lane - 6th 1600 Meter Run Keira Hall - 1st Alex Harper - 2nd 4x100 Relay Mena - 4th 400 Dash Brooklyn Pennington - 3rd Vivi Denton - 7th 300 Hurdles Danielle Hill - 5th 800 Run Keira Hall - 1st Alex Harper - 2nd 200 Dash Bethany Godwin - 4th 4x400 Relay Mena - 4th Jr. Boys individual results! High Jump Cody Bollmeyer - 6th Long Jump Ashton Powell - 4th Triple Jump Colby Davis - 6th Pole Vault Tre McMellon - 6th 4x800 Relay Mena - 2nd 1600 Caleb Peters - 3rd 400 Silas McIntyre - 7th 300 Hurdles Cody Bollmeyer - 3rd Connor Efird - 5th 4x400 Relay Mena - 5th
19 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Thank you to all the amazing, talented Bearcat Chorus members who auditioned for spring concert solos. And thank you to our student judges, Hannah and Fisher!! Our spring concert soloists are Misael Knight and Olivia Betz for Come Sail Away and Jasper Richmond and Brithney Dilbert for This Is Me. Congratulations!!!
20 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
The Bearcat baseball team lost a 10-0 decision to the Scrappers in Nashville this afternoon... There are no games this weekend... Mena will be back in action at Arkadelphia on Tuesday...
20 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Monday is College Day at MHS !
20 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
This project was initiated by Arvest Bank and will benefit local families through 9th Street Ministries. The drive starts Monday, April 1 and ends on April 3rd. Donation boxes will be located in the classrooms at Mena High School & students may contribute toward paying off a library fine. https://www.arvest.com/millionmeals/
20 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
This project was initiated by Arvest Bank and will benefit local families through 9th Street Ministries. The drive starts Monday, April 1 and ends on April 3rd. Donation boxes will be located in the classrooms at Mena High School & students may contribute toward paying off a library fine. https://www.arvest.com/millionmeals/
20 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
On Wednesday April 3rd at Bearcat Stadium we will have our annual Soccer shoot-a-thon. All donations and pledges will help Mena boys and girls soccer program. Come support the Ladycat/Bearcat soccer teams at 4:30 on April 3rd.
20 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Senior Girls / Nashville-2 Mena-0 Senior Boys / Mena-1 Nashville-0 The Ladycats will play in the Clarksville Invitational on Saturday at the University of the Ozarks...Both Teams will play at Hope on Monday 4/1/19..
20 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Mr. Breedlove will be taking orders for Senior Bricks every morning and afternoon, before and after school, in the parking lot. You may also catch Mr. Breedlove between classes. The cost is $20 per brick or $10 if you desire to share a brick with another person. Bricks must be paid in advance.
20 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Mr. Breedlove will be taking orders for Senior Bricks every morning and afternoon, before and after school, in the parking lot. You may also catch Mr. Breedlove between classes. The cost is $20 per brick or $10 if you desire to share a brick with another person. Bricks must be paid in advance.
20 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
AVAILABLE AT MMS & MHS
20 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Mena Middle School. Mena High School & Holly Harshman Elementary students welcomed home KRISTA CARSTENS & celebrated her 2 World Olympic Game medals. Krista is the only athlete from the State of Arkansas to participate in the World Games held in Abu Dahbi,Dubai. https://www.facebook.com/MenaPublicSchools/videos/1007133609496642/
20 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Mrs. Purvis’ 4th period JAG senior class interacting with virtual speaker - John Morgan, Technical Project Manager from Public Consulting Group (PCG) in Asheville, NC. The students were learning about networking and marketing yourself in the workforce during your job/education search process. This year virtual speakers, virtual tours, videos were made possible by AT&T Aspire through the Nepris online platform. AT&T Aspire and Jobs for America’s Graduates (JAG) awarded MHS JAG a one year platinum license. Nepris, cloud-based platform that helps find, match, and connect industry professionals with classrooms, virtually. Bring real world relevance to learning.
20 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mark Hobson
Agenda For Mena High School Band Concert Assessment Thursday, April 4th @ Greenwood HS PAC 1:00​​Dismiss from Class For Final Run Through 1:30​​Leave for Greenwood 3:00​​Eat at McDonalds In Greenwood 3:45​​Leave For Greenwood High School 4:15​​Watch Kimmons 8th grade 4:45​​Unload Instruments and Head to Warm-Up 5:05​​Warm Up 5:25​​Move to Stage 5:30​​Performance on Stage 6:00​​Sight Read 8:30​​Approximate Arrival Home All parents are encouraged to attend. Please arrive by 5:00 because schedules can sometime run ahead of time. Dress Code- Formal Concert Black. Long sleeve, button down shirts and dress slacks (no black jeans, stretchy pants, or leggings). Girls dresses must be long sleeve and ankle length. Black dress shoes and black socks. No high heels. You will be walking a long distance.
20 days ago, Mark Hobson
Mena High School
The phone lines at Mena High School are down. We are working on them.
3 months ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Parent-Teacher Conferences will be held Wednesday, November 14, from 3:30 to 6:30.
5 months ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Parent-Teacher Conferences will be held Wednesday, September 12, from 3:30 to 6:30.
7 months ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Tennis practice is canceled for today.
8 months ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
We will have our athletic physicals today. Girls will start at 5:30 and boys at 6:30 in the UBC (gym). Be sure and see your coach for a form.
11 months ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Prom pictures have been moved from the park to the country club due to weather and they will start at 4pm.
12 months ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Prom Sneak-Peek
12 months ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
In case of rain, prom pictures will be at the country club.
12 months ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
All juniors and seniors who have not paid their $30 to attend prom need to pay to Mr. Purvis or the office as soon as possible. (Seniors who paid last year do not have to pay again this year.)
12 months ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Cheer practice has been cancelled for this afternoon.
about 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
The baseball game scheduled for Prescott today has been cancelled. No makeup date has been scheduled yet.
about 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
The softball game scheduled at Prescott today has been postponed until next Wednesday.
about 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Parent-Teacher Conferences will be this Wednesday, February 7, from 3:30 to 6:30. Mid-term report cards will be available in Enrichment (formerly CAPS).
about 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
The pajama theme for tonight's basketball game has been cancelled.
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Photos and wording for senior ads in the 2018 yearbook are due December 20 so our staff can finish designing them when we return to school from Christmas Break. Thank you for all your support!
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Lifetouch school picture re-takes/makeups will be taken on Wednesday, November 29. If you haven't had your picture taken by Lifetouch, please do so in order to be pictured in the yearbook. If you are doing retakes, please bring your purchased pictures back.
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
MHS Parent/Teacher Conferences 3:30-6:30 onj Wednesday, November 15 Annual Meeting to the Public 6:30 Counseling Center SR Parent Meeting 6:00 MHS Library Acuplacer Testing 4:00-6:30 Library Lab
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
MHS Parent/Teacher Conferences 3:30-6:30 on Wednesday, November 15 What Parents need to know about MHS website, HAC, mailing lists, etc - come and go as you please Mrs. Lindsey's room 202
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Mena High School presents Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat School Performances - Monday, Nov. 13 @ 9:00 am MMS Wednesday, Nov. 15 @ 1:00pm HHES Thursday, Nov. 16 @ 9:00 am MHS
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Mena High School presents Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat Public Performances - Sunday, Nov. 12 @ 2:30 pm & Tuesday, Nov. 14 @ 7:30 pm
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Nathan Stone
Mena Public Schools will be closed October 23, 2017 for Fall Break
over 1 year ago, Nathan Stone
Mena High School
There will be no JV football game this evening at Bauxite.
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Homecoming festivities begin at 6:30 before the game tonight.
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
There will be no baseball practice after school today.
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
The JV football game that was scheduled for tonight has been canceled.
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Senior picture make-ups will be this coming Monday, September 18. This will be the last chance to have your official senior photos in the yearbook. For more information, see Mr. Philpot in room 205.
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
The last day to register for the October ACT is next Friday the 22nd.
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Get the full 104-page fall sports program at tonight's home football game for only $5! It contains football, volleyball, band, cheer, as well as golf, tennis, and cross country.
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
The tennis match that was scheduled for today has been moved to Monday. All tennis players need to be at practice today.
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
There will be no senior high football practice after school today.
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Cross Country practice is cancelled today.
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
There will be no baseball practice after school today.
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
This is our fourth week of school and Parent/Teacher Conferences are just around the corner. Mark your calendar for next Wednesday, September 13, from 3:30-6:30 to pick up ACTAspire results.
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
2017-2018 Homecoming Court: 9th Allie Martin, Marissa Ortiz 10th Kaitlyn Titsworth, Macy Maddox 11th Hannah McDonald, Ashley Young 12th Sarah Lynch, Madison Maddox, Mackenzie Martin, April Rose
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
There will be no school on Monday, September 4, for Labor Day.
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
The first home senior high football game is tomorrow, Friday, September 1, vs. DeQueen at 7 pm. Come out and support the Mena High School Bearcats!
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Yesterday's golf match has been rescheduled to today.
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
There will be a tennis meeting right after school in the safe room.
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
The golf match scheduled for today at Waldron has been cancelled.
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Baseball practice has been cancelled for today.
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Parents and students, there is some information and a permission slip for your child/you to view the solar eclipse at school on Monday, August 21, in the Documents section of our website.
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Parents, you can pay for your child's lunch online using the new app. See the attachment for details.
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
View your class schedule online using your HAC sign-in. If changes are needed, come to the high school this week. Schedule changes will also be allowed throughout next week.
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Open House/Registration Night is August 7 from 1-6. Don's E-Z Pay has donated a 49" TV to be given away in a drawing for those who complete all forms during registration. THANKS to Don's E-z Pay!
over 1 year ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Mena High School has 2 literacy positions open for the fall. If you are interested, contact Principal Shane Torix at 479-394-1144.
almost 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
As you celebrate Mother's Day, don't forget about graduation Sunday at 3:00 in the football stadium.
almost 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Students and parents--don't forget about your CAPS conference on Monday. We will not have school as usual, but you must attend your CAPS conference in order to have classes scheduled for next year.
almost 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Seniors and parents--it's not too late to order a brick with your name on it for the senior walk. See Mrs. Lindsey today. $15 per brick. 3 names will fit, so if you'd like to share, it's only $5 ea.
almost 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
9th and 10th grade will be taking the ACT Aspire test Tuesday and Wednesday. Please be at school both days on time. Parents, please avoid checking your student out during this time. Thank you!
almost 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
We are postponing the first round of the district softball tournament until Thursday. Game times will be the same as Wednesday. We are looking at finishing the tournament Friday starting the games at 10 and so on. As more info becomes available we will make it known.
almost 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
The choir seniors of 2017 and all choir members invite you to attend the spring concert Friday, April 28, at 7 PM in the Performing Arts Center. Admission is free and the entertainment will be spectacular!!!
almost 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Graduation will be on Sunday, May 14, at 3:00 in Bearcat Stadium barring rain. If it rains, we will have graduation in the Union Bank Center (gym).
almost 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
2017 7-4A District Softball Tournament bracket
almost 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
The soccer game scheduled for today has been cancelled.
almost 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Today's home baseball game against Horatio has been moved to Wednesday at 4:30.
about 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
The softball game scheduled for today has been postponed until Thursday.
about 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Due to some scheduling conflicts, the softball team is now playing a double-header tomorrow against Prescott. The April 25 make-up date is now canceled.
about 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
There will be free hot dogs at Parent Teacher Conferences tomorrow from 3:30-6:30.
about 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Today's baseball game has been cancelled.
about 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Today's softball game has been postponed until tomorrow.
about 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Parent Teacher Conferences at Mena High School are tomorrow, April 11, from 3:30 to 6:30. Mid-term progress reports can be picked up in your child's CAPS teacher's room.
about 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Junior boys' track practice has been cancelled for today.
about 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Today's softball away game is cancelled. No reschedule date yet.
about 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
NHS would like to thank the following businesses for donating door prizes for our Teacher Appreciation Luncheon: Cruizzer's Coast to Coast Bearcat Foundation
about 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
The baseball and softball games that were scheduled for today have both been cancelled.
about 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Today's softball game against Prescott is cancelled. No make up date has been scheduled yet.
about 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
The girls and boys soccer games scheduled at DeQueen today as been moved to here. The girls will start at 6 and the boys will start at 8.
about 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
There will be a softball game on Thursday March 2 @ home against DeQueen at 4:30.
about 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
The softball game scheduled for Tuesday has been cancelled. The game will not be rescheduled. As a reminder, the game against Cossatot River has also been moved. At this time, there will be no softball games this week.
about 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Mena High School choirs participated in the Region 3 Choral Performance Assessment at Henderson State University on Friday, February 24. The Bearcat Chorus earned a Division II Excellent on prepared music and a Division I Superior in sight reading. The Spotlight Singers earned a Division I Superior on prepared music and a Division I Superior in sight reading. The Spotlight Singers qualified for participation in state CPA in April.
about 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Charles Morgan was nominated and accepted into Phi Beta Mu, National Honorary Fraternity For Band Directors. Congratulations to Mr. Morgan!
about 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Parent teacher conferences will be held at Mena High School from 3:30-6:30 tomorrow night, Feb. 9. Pick up child's mid term report card from his/her CAPS teacher.
about 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
There will be Jr Parent Prom Meeting in the library at 6:00 during PT conferences tomorrow, Thursday.
about 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Mena High School Prom will be on April 22.
about 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
There are 2 basketball games tonight beginning at 5:30 p.m. not 6:00 p.m.
about 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
The Jr. High basketball games have been cancelled for tonight vs Ashdown.
about 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Mena High School Prom will be held on Saturday, April 1.
over 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Mena Public Schools will be closed today.
over 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena Middle School
Congrats to Paige Evans for receiving Tournament MVP of the Bear State Bank Tournament in Waldron. The Jr. Ladycats were Champions.
over 2 years ago, Mena Middle School
Mena High School
NHS Induction Ceremony will be held on October 24 @ 7:00 p.m. in the PAC. All parents, family, friends, and faculty are invited to attend.
over 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena Middle School
Congrats to Zeb Wilson and Payton Medlin on making the Top 8 in the State tennis Tournament in Russellville.
over 2 years ago, Mena Middle School
Mena High School
Come to Fields of Faith tomorrow, Oct. 12, at Bearcat Stadium, Mena 5:30-6:30 FREE Pizza and Drinks 6:30-8:00 Band and Student Speakers One Day. One Message. One Stand.
over 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
The deadline for senior ads in the 2016-2017 MHS yearbook is tomorrow, Oct. 1. A senior page is $250.00 until this deadline. They will be $350.00 after the deadline. Contact Mr. Andy Philpot if you have questions or to turn in your ad.
over 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Come to MHS's Parent/Teacher Conferences Wednesday, September 14, from 3:30 to 6:30. You will receive your child's progress report for mid-term and ACT Aspire results from his/her CAPS teacher.
over 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Correction: 7th grade football will play 8th grade at 5:30 and admittance is free. No sr high jv.
over 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
There will be no football games this evening.
over 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
There will be no cross country practice today.
over 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
There will be tennis practice in the safe room after school today.
over 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
The tennis match scheduled for today has been cancelled.
over 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
The 2016 Mena Fall Sports Schedule Posters have arrived! The posters are free to anyone who would like to have one, showing their support for the Bearcats and Ladycats. Starting tomorrow, posters will be available at all four Mena Schools campuses, available to parents, fans, and members of the community. Just stop by the school office to pick up a poster. Thank you for all your support of the Bearcats, Ladycats, our students, and Mena Schools!
over 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School FBLA
We will have our first FBLA meeting this Thursday, Sept. 1, during CAPS in the choir room. Dues are $15. See Mrs. Lindsey to join or just come to the meeting!
over 2 years ago, Mena High School FBLA
Mena High School
Tennis practice today will be in the high school safe room.
over 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Want to be able to check your grades (or your child's grades) from your phone? Now you can! Search your app store for an app called eSchoolPlus Family and log in just like you did last year.
over 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
The golf match scheduled for today has been cancelled.
over 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Open House is tomorrow (Thursday) from 4:00-5:30 for seniors and freshmen and from 5:30-7:00 for juniors and sophomores. Schedules will be available in the cafeteria.
over 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Test Post with image link
over 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School FBLA
MHS FBLA membership drive is August 15-August 26. Dues are $15. See Mrs. Lindsey for more information or to join.
over 2 years ago, Mena High School FBLA
Mena High School
First day of school is Monday, August 15.
over 2 years ago, Mena High School
Mena High School
Registration Day was a great success! Don't forget about Open House at MHS on August 11 from 4:00-5:30 for freshmen and seniors and from 5:30 - 7:00 pm for sophomores and juniors.
over 2 years ago, Mena High School