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MHS Junior Scores Perfect SAT

Perfection remains elusive for most of us. But, not for Naina Singh – a humble Mason High School junior who scored a perfect SAT– whose taking the huge accomplishment in stride.

“I never expected to get a perfect score. Really, I just tried to do my best,” said Singh.

The Mason High School junior scored a perfect 2400 on the SAT college entrance exam she took in January. Of the nearly 1.6 million students who took the test last year, only 384 scored a 2400, according to the College Board, which administers the test used by many colleges to decide which students to admit.

2 Mason Students to Represent Ohio at National History Day Competition

Mason students aren’t just learning about history – they are making history! On April 29, twelve Mason City Schools students competed in the Ohio History Day Competition at The Ohio State University.  MHS freshman Sonia Yeolekar and Mason Middle School seventh grader Aditya Jogeach were selected to represent Ohio at the national competition in College Park, Maryland this June. MHS freshman Melissa Groenewold, MMS seventh graders Sneha Gundavarpu and Annie McBeath and MMS eighth grader Mekhala Rao all received honorable mention. 

MHS Choir Gleeful to Connect with OSU Singers

A part of The Ohio State University was at Mason High School April 20 when the college’s Women’s Glee Club performed.
The group’s trip to Mason was helped along by member Jamie Williams, a Class of 2008 MHS grad and OSU zoology major.
“As a science major, I felt a little starved to flex my creative and artistic side my freshman year at OSU. I was so inspired by Mrs. Santos [MHS Choir Director] that I knew I needed to explore opportunities to perform. I found the OSU Women’s Glee Club my sophomore year, and it has been a  wonderful outlet for me ever since!”

MHS to have more future Red Hawks than any US high school

“In Mason, you feel that ‘fire in the belly’ where there is a high degree of ambition, energy and achievement, and that’s what makes MHS students such a great match for Miami University,” said MU President Dr. David Hodge to the 149 Mason seniors who were accepted to Miami – more future Red Hawks than any other high school in the country.
The university provided a breakfast to the MHS seniors who were accepted, and Dr. Hodge answered students’ questions.

MHS Chronicle Staffers Earn Accolades

Congratulations to staff members of the Mason High School student-produced newspaper, The Chronicle, who recently received several awards.  "This is a tremendous group of students," saidThe Chronicle advisor, Dale Conner.  "They work hard to cover all aspects of school life at Mason High School in an unbiased, balanced, and honest manner." 

Five MHS Students Earn Top Scores on American Legion Test

Five Mason High School students came out on top after taking the annual American Legion Americanism and Government Test.  Seniors Sahir Rama and Molly Simeur, junior Alex Severson, and sophomores Kaitlyn Barnes and James Gao earned high scores on this optional test, administered in the fall.  

John Looker, Commander of the Joe Barr American Legion Post 194 in Mason, presented certificates and cash prizes to the five winners on March 20, 2012.  

Mason Teachers Hone History Lessons with Miami U

Mason History teachers are in year two of honing their craft-- thanks to a Teaching American History grant submitted by Mason City Schools, along with the Hamilton and Lakota school districts, and in partnership with Miami University and the Ohio Historical Society. The $1million multi-year grant from the U.S. Department of Education recognizes the importance of American history in our schools and the quality of the content and instructional strategies teachers will learn in the grant seminars.