The news site of Marquette High School

Marquette Messenger

Scholars after school: ACT and SAT tests take over first weeks of summer for MHS Students

Scholars after school: ACT and SAT tests take over first weeks of summer for MHS Students

Greg Svirnovskiy, Editor in Chief
June 9, 2017 • 436 views
Filed under News

For Vinai Kumar, senior, summer didn’t start until June 3rd. The final school bell on May 25 meant the inauguration of two weeks of rigorous study for the SAT II subject tests, a series of exams doled out by the college board to test one’s knowledge of individual topics of study. “My first week, ...

Seniors win Boeing Engineering Challenge

Seniors win Boeing Engineering Challenge

Neelansh Bute and Abhijit Srirangam
May 24, 2017 • 1,047 views
Filed under News

On May 3, two teams representing MHS emerged victorious in their respective competitive divisions at the Boeing Engineering Challenge at Washington University in St. Louis. According to The Source, the official newspaper of Washington University in St. Louis, the Boeing Engineering Challenge is an...

Second Semester Final Exam Schedule

Second Semester Final Exam Schedule

May 21, 2017 • 370 views
Filed under News

Ransomware and the email security needed to fight it

Ransomware and the email security needed to fight it

Jen Bosche, Staff Reporter
May 16, 2017 • 345 views
Filed under News

In lieu of recent events, Rockwood sent out an email to students and teachers warning them of the new ransomware entitled, “Wannacry”. The ransomware has been an international problem for a while and the virus could impact Rockwood emails. “The e-mail message usually has a link to a website or it cont...

Students make-up AP exams due to flooding

Students make-up AP exams due to flooding

Brandon Ingli
May 13, 2017 • 577 views
Filed under News

AP Students across Rockwood will take their exams later than expected after floods closed schools earlier this month. Flooding in the Eureka area forced the Eureka quadrant schools to close May 1, and the rest of the district followed May 2 due to road closures in the area. Schools remained closed the re...

Teachers and students collect donations for flood victims

Teachers and students collect donations for flood victims

Tali Gorodetsky and Elena McCormick
May 8, 2017 • 138 views
Filed under 2016-17, News

What: The donations will be going to Rockwood families in the Eureka High and Rockwood Summit area most affected by the floods. "The great thing about our fundraising efforts is that every penny of it is going to those families," Ashley Hobbs, co-sponsor of relief program, said. Hobbs and Amy Doyle, c...

AP 2017 Late Testing Dates

AP 2017 Late Testing Dates

May 1, 2017 • 245 views
Filed under News

Underclassmen attend Street Smart assembly

Underclassmen attend Street Smart assembly

Tali Gorodetsky and Elena McCormick
April 26, 2017 • 196 views
Filed under 2016-17, News

On Wed., Apr. 19, sophomore students walked into the gym in a lighthearted mood, with no reason to suspect they would be leaving in solemn silence. The assembly was the Street Smart program, a program teaching high schoolers the importance of defensive and sober driving. A mixture of graphic media, sta...

AP Testing Schedule

AP Testing Schedule

April 24, 2017 • 230 views
Filed under News

...

Juniors take mandated ACT exam

Juniors take mandated ACT exam

Neelansh Bute
April 21, 2017 • 135 views
Filed under News

If one were to walk into the halls of MHS on Wednesday morning from 8 to 1 PM, they would encounter an eerie silence throughout the building. This unusual phenomenon can be best elucidated by a nationally recognized standardized test: the ACT. Approximately 500 juniors took the state-mandated standardized e...

The news site of Marquette High School
News