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Spaghetti Benefit Dinner

The Mason Corps of Cadets is sponsoring a Spaghetti Benefit Dinner. This will take place February 28th, 5:30- 8p.m at the small commons. All proceeds will go toward care packages for soldiers overseas.  Singers from the Honors Concert Choir will be present for entertainment, also with the addition of live speakers.

7th Annual Taste Of Mason: A Huge Success

Mason High School held its 7th annual Taste of Mason Festival which was a very huge success. Many cultures were present to represent the diversity that is currently present within the Mason District. There were cuisines of many variety which came from restaurants such as Chan’s Asian Wok, Banana Leaf Modern Thai, Mason Grill, Oleg’s German Family Restaurant and many more . Many cultural events from Bollywood dancing to Jazz performances took place within the Mason High School building.

Trimesters to Semesters

As the year is ending, semesters are approaching with a rapid pace. There many positive components that come along with the semester change. New Classes are added, expanding the horizon of topics that are to be taught in school and many new AP courses will be introduced. Due to the change in semesters the Mason School District will save $1.5 million each year.

Summer School Registration

Summer School Registration has officially begun. Students should register to recover or take extra-credit courses. Summer School registration will based on a first serve and first come basis, so be aware to register if you are willing to take Summer School. Below are attached documents which will give more info
Registration Forms:
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Mason School Board Adopts Snow Day Alternative, Asks ODE to Approve Plan

 
After using the district’s fifth snow day on January 21, Mason City Schools superintendent Dr. Gail Kist-Kline asked the school board to approve a calamity day make up plan that would give students an alternative to making up days at the end of the year. The board approved the plan during its regularly scheduled January 21 meeting, and will ask the Ohio Department of Education to approve the calamity day alternative make-up plan.
 

A Midsummer Night's Dream

    On January 31, February 1, 7 & 8, Mason High School Theater will present Shakespeare’s most beloved comedy, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, in the school’s Studio Theater. Curtain for all shows are at 8pm with an afternoon matinee also offered on February 1.  Tickets are $10.00 for adults, $8.00 for students, and seniors.  All senior citizens are invited to attend the final dress rehearsal on January 30 at 7pm free of charge.

Student Government stacks up gifts for needy children

This time of year, Student Government members receive a list and check it twice to give families in need a memorable holiday season.
According to junior student body vice president Sam Hodge, ‘Kids Count’ is one of Student Government’s yearly charitable outreaches.
“Student Government partners up with Children’s Hospital,” Hodge said. “We get lists from kids and their families, or families that have a terminally ill child, and we go and we collect money in each first bell.”

Mason AP Honor Roll

     The Mason City school district was recently honored by being named a College Board AP Honor Roll Recipient. 477 districts across both the US and Canada received this award, and Mason is one of 38 Ohio districts to have been named a Recipient. This is the fourth year the College Board named districts on their outstanding AP participation, and the fourth year the Mason district has qualified.

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