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Wrestling Semi-State

Congratulations to Ethan Bohnenkamp for advancing to this weeks wrestling Semi-State. Great Job and Good Luck Ethan!!!!!

Rising Stars of Indiana

Congratulations to the following ladies for being named 2019 Rising Stars of Indiana by the Indiana Association of School Principals. These ladies have worked very hard to receive this honor and MHS is proud of them.

Olivia Lagel

Allyson Passmore

Kinley Day

Lauren Woods

All State

Congratulations to senior Cade Pritchett for earning All State Honors in Football.

Great Job Cade!!!!

Thanksgiving Break

School is closed for Thanksgiving Break November 22 - 24, 2017.  Enjoy your family and friends!

Veterans Day Photos


Guest Speaker - Elizabeth Freeman-Cammack - Persimmon Festival Chairman persimmon

Elizabeth Freeman-Cammack visits to talk about this year's festival theme - "Persimmon City Harvest, Celebrating Farmers and Agriculture".

Students Learn About The History of the Persimmon Festival persimmon

Mrs. Emberton's students paint rocks and grade 3 enjoys a guest speaker.

Students Merge Physical Education with Math pe

Mrs. Briscoe creates a game that incorporates movement, strategy, and math!

Spirit Days - Gear Up For Eclipse Day! Eclipse

Help show spirit for this special event by participating in Burris Dress Up Days!!! CLICK HERE to vist our Dress Up Photo Gallery!


School is in Session!


School is now in session!  If you have not yet enrolled, please contact the school directly at:

Hatfield Elementary - Grades K-2 at 812-849-3834

Burris Elementary - Grades 3-5 at 812-849-2509

Mitchell Junior High - Grades 6-8 at 812-849-3747

Mitchell High School - Grades 9-12 at 812-849-3663

Opening School Registration and Other Information


School Registration for 2017-2018

July 24, 2017                       Online registration begins by going to your existing Harmony account at                 www.mitchell.k12.in.us

July 28, 2017                       8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.     Onsite registration at each school

July 31, 2017                       Noon to 7:00 p.m.            Onsite registration at each school

August 3, 2016                   School Begins!

(More information on the next page)


Burris Veterans Day Program - Friday, November 10th, 2017 - 1:00 PM - Burris Gym Veterans Day

Join us to give honor to all Veterans.

Run 5 for the Hive - PTO Sponsored 5K Walk/Run 5k

Read more to register for the walk/run - OR - to sponsor the walk/run.

Fall Break

1   Schools will be closed for Fall Break on October 16-20, 2017.  Enjoy!! 

Veterans Day Program

We would like to invite patrons, veterans and their families to the MHS/MJHS Veterans Day program at MHS gymnasium on November 10th at 9:30 am. This is our way to honor those men and women who have sacrificed so much so we could have freedom. There will be special seating for all veterans and a reception after the program. 

The Kindness Revolution kindness

Burris Elementary Grade 3 students participate in the Kindness Revolution.

MHS Exploratory Teacher Students Work with Burris Students teaching

Burris School appreciates the help of MHS cadet teachers!

College Go! Week - Career Exploration and Dress Up Day Photos college

Students use website to explore future careers and enjoy dress up days! 

Students Learn About Moon Phases in a SWEET Way moon phases

Moon phases and cookies -- sweet combination!

PLAC Cross Country

Congratulations to our Girl's Cross Country team for winning the PLAC conference meet. This is the first time for Mitchell Girls to win the PLAC conference meet.  Ciera Bell came in 1st, Hannah Bell finished 7th, Olivia Lagle finished 8th, Chloe Young 16th, and Haleigh Clark 17th. Cierra, Hannah, and Olivia earned All-Conference honors for finishing in the top 10. 

In the boy's meet MHS finished 4th with runners having personal best in times. Drew Simpson finished 3rd overall for all conference honors.


Great Job Jackets!!!!!!