...the 2,245 MHS Students named to the Honor Roll 2nd trimester. 1,158 students earned highest honors, 678 students earned high honors, and 409 students earned honors. Visit the district website news to check out who is on the list! ... Western Row third grader Claire Northcut who won the Dayton Daily News-Dayton Dragon national anthem contest and will perform on opening night, April 5. Check out the Pulse Journal's coverage of Claire's accomplishment. ... Mason City Schools students, staff and families who collected 9,507 food items and $6,076.81 (purchasing power of $60,7678!) for the Mason Food Pantry and school reach-out programs during the Mason City School District-Wide Food Drive. Many thanks to all who made such a difference for needy families in our community! ...the MHS Dance Team who earned a 1st place in hop hop and lyrical dance at nationals, and was a Winner's Circle Cup recipient. Each solo earned a division 1 superior rating, and Courtney Brackman was named to the top ten, with 80 solos in her division!