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Who was Vel Phillips?

Who was Vel Phillips?

Sophia Jiang August 6, 2022

Living as an African American woman in the mid-1900s was extremely challenging. From being prohibited from entering a segregated church to being denied work, Velma Phillips faced the brunt of systemic...

5 Simple Snacks for Student Athletes to Eat Before, Between, or After a Sports Activity

5 Simple Snacks for Student Athletes to Eat Before, Between, or After a Sports Activity

Sophia Jiang August 4, 2022

Do you have a tennis match coming up in an hour? Did you just finish your first track event of the day and now you are getting ready to run that relay? Or perhaps you just finished a particularly difficult...

Weekly Spartan News

August 3, 2022

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Reminder all athletes: Fill out your physical/alternate year forms!

Reminder all athletes: Fill out your physical/alternate year forms!

Sophia Jiang August 2, 2022

If you are participating in a sport this fall, remember to fill out your health-related forms, which can be found here. Sophomores and seniors can fill out the alternate year forms, while freshman and...

2022-23 STUDENT ENROLLMENT INFO

2022-23 STUDENT ENROLLMENT INFO

VPM Admin August 1, 2022

Student Enrollment days for the 2022-23 school year is here. Online Student Enrollment begins for ALL GRADES starts Thursday, August 3. To help ensure our students, families, and staff are safe, MMSD is...

Parking will be tight this year!!

STUDENT PARKING PERMITS

Admin August 1, 2022

Due to construction, there will be a decrease in the number of parking permits sold to students this year and next year. First priority will be given to Seniors and then to Juniors. The sale of permits...

Dont miss out on your 2023 yearbook!

Yearbook Information

TPF, Adviser August 1, 2022

Senior photos for the Olympian 2023 are due NOVEMBER 4, 2022.  The photograph should be a vertical head and shoulder shot. The image should be sent to [email protected] as a high resolution...

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