The Bulldog Beat
Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Progress Reports
November 15th

Thanksgiving Holidays
November 19th-23rd
Congratulations to
 Kendall Gantt & Destiny Middleton
2018 Homecoming King & Queen
Scenes from Homecoming 2018
MP Places 2nd in One Act Competition 
Congratulations to the cast and crew of "Thoroughly Modern Millie" for placing 
2nd in the Region 2-AAAA One Act Competition. Congratulations also to Sunny DeVane who was awarded Best Actress Award, Stephanie Nix who was awarded Best Supporting Actress, and Haley Thompson, James Wright, and Liam Spence who were named among the Region's All-Star Cast.  

Mary Persons vs Peach County (2018)
Mary Persons vs Peach County (2018)
Access Department Awarded Grant
The Central Georgia EMC Foundation Board recently awarded $744.99 to the Access Department. These funds will be used to purchase additive technology devices and applications that will allow students who have physical impairments greater access to the curriculum. The Access Department extends sincere gratitude to the foundation board for their generous support!
Engineering Students Sell Fleece Football Snuggles

If you would like to order a Fleece Football Blanket from the Engineering students please email  christina.barfield@mcschools.org  or send a message on Facebook. 
Red Cross Blood Drive
@MPHS

November 12, 2018

Sign up NOW to give blood


Sponsored by MP HOSA.
Attention - ALL Math Students
Daily Peer Tutoring Available NOW
Daily
7:15 - 7:45 a.m.
Mrs. McKallip's Room 
(MC Room 115)
Monday - Thursday 
3:15 - 3:45 p.m.
Dr. Williams' Room 
(MC Room 210)
Yearbook News
Buy your yearbook TODAY!!
You may order online at jostensyearbooks.com
or call 1-877-767-5217 to place your order. Please s ee Mrs. May in room 206 if you have any questions.
Yearbooks are $65 
until November 2, 2018!!
The price will increase after this date.
Link Your Ingles Card to MPHS

Ingles cards must be 
re-linked each year. 
Our school code is 10509.
Counselors News
This is the largest college fair in the Middle Georgia area with at least 60 different colleges in attendance.
College Goal Day

November 15th
Need assistance completing the FAFSA?
(Free Application for Student Aid)



Please sign-up for our annual College Goal Day. 
Your parent/guardian is welcome to join us!

Fine Arts News
Art News

The October student artist of the month is Laurel Sparks.  Laurel is a senior AP Studio Art student, and is currently working on her portfolio for submission to the College Board in the spring.  She is also treasurer of the Art Club.  


Laurel's work shows strong artistic voice.  She takes risks with her art and experiments with a variety of media including collage, digital, printmaking, and paint pouring.  
Clubs & Organizations News
Academic Team News 

The MP Academic Team recently competed at the GATA Fall South tournament at Mary Persons. The Varsity team placed 7th out of 14 teams, falling in the first round of the playoffs. The JV team also finished 7th in their division. Our next tournament is Saturday, November 17, at Brookwood High School. Members that competed included Katherine Samuelson, Henri Marlow, Kanaya Starling, Bailey Storey, Audrey Parrott, Savannah Martin, Maci Joiner, Baxter Berlin, Hunter Buice, and Caleb Johnson.
Best Buddies News 

Spirit Beads bracelets are here! 
They are $10 each & are available in 2 sizes. They can be purchased in Mrs. Holloway's room or at our first meeting on September 25th at 3:05 in the Media Center.  Limited quantities available!
FBLA News 

FBLA is selling ice cream sandwiches for $1.00 after school on Thursdays in Mrs. Myers room 226.

FCA meets 
Friday mornings
MPHS  Gym 
@7:20 a.m.

TSA News 

Like the New TSA Facebook page" to keep up with all the exciting things they are doing.   They are currently preparing for their first electrathon race of the year. Click here to check out a video of the car.
Sports News
Baseball News

Mandatory Baseball Meeting
There will be a mandatory meeting for parents of anyone interested in playing baseball this season. 

The meeting will be Monday, October
29 at 6:00 PM at Banks Stephens Gym.

If you have 
any questions please email Coach Mathis: clae.mathis@mcschools.org
Cross Country News

Cross Country Teams  Are Region Champs!!!


The Bulldogs had a close race but finished strong.  Justin Wachtel is the 2018 Region Champ.  Logan O'Neill qualified for State individually with a 3rd place finish.  Also qualifying to compete at the 4A State Championships is Alec Remick, Connor Battles, Holden Haworth, Westin Dunwody, and Alex Hanson. 

The Lady Dogs dominated the girls race.  Four of the Lady Dogs placed in the Region's top 10 runners.  Ava McKallip finished 3rd, Maradeth Leverett finished 4th, Caroline Hampton finished 5th, and Sarah Boyer finished 7th.  Also qualifying to compete at the State championships is Jackie Gore, Christina Medlin, and Stormie Martin.  

The Cross Country team will compete at the State Championships next  Saturday, November 2nd in Carrollton, GA.  Go Dogs!
Football News

The Bulldogs defeated the Perry Panthers 40-3 on Homecoming night. The Bulldogs are now 9-0.
Wrestling News


Wrestling Starts Soon!!

Go Bulldogs!!!
Fall 
Sports 
Schedules
Media Center Message
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