Wednesday, January 4, 2017

College Decision Day Pizza Party

The PTO at Montgomery High School is helping our College & Career Counselor, Mrs. LaBruyere, sponsor a pizza party for seniors who have turned in their college acceptance letters. The party is to help celebrate their "College Decision"! There will be two parties held this spring.

The first party will be Thursday, January 12th. We are asking for donations of drinks & desserts. We will need the drinks dropped off to the school by Tuesday, January 10 and the desserts can be dropped off at the school by 11am on Thursday, January 12.

Please call (936.525.0819) or email ( Stephanie Hood if you have any questions.Thanks in advance for your help!

Monday, December 5, 2016

Bears to Brag About!

Congratulations to Ms. Zuilhoff for being named the October Teacher of the Month. Ms. Zuilhoff teaches Biology in our Science Department and is doing a fantastic job as a first year teacher and coach! Way to go Ms. Z !!!

Academic All-District: Congratulations to the following varsity football players for being named Academic All District: Luke Coleman, Jordan Hood, Alex Nunn, Dillon Haas, Hunter Logeman, Caleb Campbell, Will Reynolds, Cameron McLeod, Keaton Bussell, Dalton Niesner, Jackson Hendrix, Wesley May, Josh Whitlock, Quentin Edmiston, Ryan Johnson, Aidan Morgensteren, and Jody Miller.

The Montgomery High School Choir Program had a great night last night at the Pre-Area audition. A process that began back in September with over 900 region students ended last night with five students selected per voice part. Montgomery High School Choir was fortunate enough to have 5 students advance to the final round of the All-State Choir auditions and 2 alternates. This is a new record for the Montgomery High School Choir Department. These students will compete in the final round in January to become members of the Texas All State Choir. Congratulations to alternates Kenton Hignett and Melanie McCreary, and a huge congratulations and good luck at your next audition to Adam Wylie, Katie Wallace, Tyler Hermes, Emily LeBlanc, and Jennifer Mejia.

JROTC: Led by the stupendous efforts of Terry Nicks, Ashlee Streett and Daniela Taylor, Montgomery JROTC took first place overall for the second year in a row at the Aransas Pass Field Meet in November. Teams finished 1st in Academics, and the Obstacle Course and second in Orienteering. Individual medals were earned by Terry Nicks for 3rd place in Academics, Emma Taylor for 1st Place in the Combat Fitness Test and Makayla Gudelman for 3rd place in the Combat Fitness Test.

Our winners for the Class of 2020 Generation Texas CHALLENGE are Kenzie Spreen and Emma Sears! Kenzie found a senior who completed a college application AND FAFSA for a chance to enter the gift card drawing! These two students need to come by the College and Career Center on Monday, Dec. 5th for their gift cards! Congrats!

The Montgomery Lady Bear Varsity Gold team finished 2nd yesterday @ The Magnolia West Invitational led by Junior Reagan Deaton's 83 and Sophomore MCKAYLIE Self's 85, the gold team also had great play from Bree Mask, Meagan Pistone, Ellie Hadley. The JV Purple team also played and finished in 8th place led by Olivia Hattersley's 100, also playing well were Kristen Maray, Cricket Heaton, and Emily Epps. Great job Ladies!

Two weeks ago, Halena Rahmaan raced at the Nike South Cross Country Regional. She finished 5th out of the 5 individual spots that qualify for Nike Nationals in Portland Oregon, where she competed this past Saturday, Dec. 3rd. Halena finished 133rd out of 199 runners in a grueling muddy and hilly race. Congrats on an outstanding season.

The Montgomery High School Troupe of the International Thespian Society held its induction of new members on Thursday, December 1st. The Thespian Society is a worldwide organization that honors youth who take an interest in and support their local high school theatres. Our local chapter, Troupe #5986 was chartered at the beginning of the New Year. To be eligible for induction, students must log in at least 100 hours in the theatre department, have been involved in at least two productions, and or been involved in at least two technical aspects of a production. Our new Thespian Inductees are: Joshua Bullard, Tyler Childers, Christopher Clark, Casey Cramer, Dawson Dickey, Dillon Dickey, Malerie Dozier, Myckah Finn, Hunter Johnson, Spencer Johnson, Samuel Irving, Lauren Maciariello, Tony Piccirilli, Jack Russell, Andrew Steward, Colton Taylor, Natalie Wagner, Justin Wiley, Kayla Williamson

Final Exams

  • Wednesday, Dec 14th: 4th & 8th Period Finals
  • Thursday, Dec 15th: 1st, 3rd, & 6th Period Finals
  • Friday, Dec 16th: 2nd, 5th, & 7th Period Finals
The MHS Exam Exemption Policy is designed to reward students for good grades, near-perfect attendance, and good behavior throughout the year. The following criteria, similar to other high–performing high schools, were developed to encourage behaviors that lead to student success in high school and beyond. There are no exceptions to the exemption criteria. Learn more about the Final Exam Exemption Policy here. Click here for the 2016 Fall Semester Final Exam Schedule. Please make sure that if you have any unclears please see Mr. Lopez or Mrs. Coleman in B228 to avoid any problems with exempting your finals. You will NOT exempt if you are unclear. Important deadlines for meeting the exemption criteria (remember – there are no exceptions to the exemption criteria):
  • You must have no outstanding obligations!! This includes fines, textbooks, parking, online registration, or owed detentions!! These must be cleared up by December 5th in order to exempt
  • You can have no more than 4 absences per class and NO Unexcused absences. Please check your attendance now to clear up any discrepancies. The deadline to clear up absences is also December 5th
  • Again, no changes will be made after December 5th!! Don’t let the deadline sneak up and lose your chance to exempt your finals!!

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Montgomery Bears Football

Come support our Montgomery Bears Football Team as they play their final home game of the season!!!
Friday, November 4
Bear Stadium @ 7:30pm
Montgomery vs Lufkin 
Go Bears! 

The Bears are headed to the playoffs next weekend! Game time & location to be determined. Order your Football Playoff T-shirt by downloading the form or through Orders can be made through November 4th during lunch, online, or at the game.

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Kendra Scott Pop-Up Jewelry Store

October 21 (5:30-7:30pm)

MHS Bear Stadium

Want to get jump start to your holiday shopping? On October 21, at the Montgomery vs College Park home football game, visit the Kendra Scott Pop-Up Jewelry Store at Bear Stadium. 

Shopping will be available from 5:30 – 7:30 pm, so stop by and SHOP before the game! Why drive to the Woodlands when you can get Holiday shopping done right here in Montgomery! Kendra Scott Jewelry will also be set up outside the gates of the stadium, so stop by whether or not you’ll be attending the game. Only credit cards or gift cards can be used to purchase jewelry. No cash or checks! This event is hosted with MHS and 20% of the proceeds will go back to MHS PTO.

Monday, October 3, 2016

Battle of 105

Montgomery Bears vs Conroe Tigers
Thursday Oct 6 at 7pm (Buddy Moorehead Stadium, Conroe)

The Montgomery Bears will take on the Conroe Tigers at Conroe High School. To commemorate this historic showdown, the MHS Student Council has challenged Conroe High School to a competition as well. We will compete with CHS to see who can raise the most money for a charitable cause. 

During lunch this week, Student Council members will be selling spirit links for 25 cents each. Each spirit link will contribute to a giant purple and gold paper chain that represents our contribution. 

There will also be a limited edition t-shirt sold on Tuesday and Wednesday this week during lunches for $10. All the proceeds raised by both schools will go to the local YMCA to provide sports scholarships for kids who cannot afford to play sports. We appreciate your contribution to this worthy cause.

Battle of 105 Pep Rally - Thursday, October 6 at 2pm

Wear Camo to the pep rally! 
Wear your Battle of 105 t-shirt to the game to support the Bears Thursday night!

Wednesday, September 28, 2016

October PTO Meeting at MHS

Wednesday, October 5 @ 9am

Our meeting will include helpful information about the great things happening at MHS. Hope to see you there! You won't want to miss our special guest, MHS College & Career Coordinator, Mrs. Stacy LaBruyere. She will be sharing lots of valuable information concerning all of the events that are taking place through the College and Career Center. Please join us to hear more about:
  • Countdown timelines for our freshman through senior classes
  • College surveys for our freshman
  • ASVAB and TSI testing
  • Parent meetings
  • Junior Round-Up
  • MHS Campus College Visits
  • College Essay and Resume Writing events
  • College applications
  • Scholarship information
  • Leadership opportunities
  • ...and so much more!