Hello Islander Parents:
Winter break is just around the corner. It is amazing how time flies by. Below are some items that you should be aware of that involve your students. Read More
Thanks to our wonderful PTSA volunteers, the 2016/17 Community Service program is ready for on-line submission of volunteer hours.
Please click the link above for detailed instructions and to learn what required documentation you will need to submit with your timesheet.
Please click the link above for the Community Service Time Sheet.
Islander Parents: MIHS teachers are using Schoology as a digital classroom organization and communication system. To stay informed about what’s happening in your student’s classes, login to your parent account by following the instructions found at mercerislandschools.org/lms. Information will also be available during the Marketplace event (5:15-7:00pm in the MIHS Commons) prior to Curriculum Night on September 28th.
On late-start Wednesday at MIHS, classes begin at 8:45 a.m. Transportation will be provided on district yellow buses only on the same Metro routes as usual. Please be at your bus stop at 8:15 a.m., approximately 45 minutes later than usual. Late Start Wednesday bus schedules are available HERE. Most buses will arrive between 8:15 and 8:35 a.m. For more information contact the Transportation department at 206-236-3335.
Mercer Island High School’s newspaper, The Islander, has officially entered the digital age! You can now find new articles every Tuesday and Thursday at mihsislander.org. Under the “Islander Archives” tab, you can also find our digital archive of print issues. To keep up-to-date with the The Islander as it begins the process of expanding this exciting new platform and increasing community involvement, make sure to like us on Facebook at facebook.com/mihsislander.
December 2, 2016 - The National Weather Service is forecasting the potential for snow in the coming days. This is a good opportunity to review the Mercer Island School District's Emergency School Operations Schedule, which is posted on our website HERE. Read more...
The Mercer Island School District is now seeking nominations for its second annual Pathfinder Awards. The award celebrates graduates of Mercer Island High School whose achievements, strength of character, and citizenship inspire and challenge today’s youth. The deadline to submit nominations online is January 15, 2017. Read more...
November 17, 2016 – Thirty-two Mercer Island High School students in band, choir and orchestra have been selected to participate in the 2017 National Association for Music Education (NAfME) All-State and All-Northwest honor groups this coming February. Read more...
November 15, 2016 - Mahlum Architects has been awarded the prestigious Honor Award for 2016 from AIA Seattle for its design of Northwood Elementary School on Mercer Island, one of only three given this year for and the only one given to a school building. Read more...
November 7, 2016 - Have you thought of becoming a substitute teacher, yet are lacking a current Washington State teaching credential? The Mercer Island School District now seeks candidates for emergency substitute teachers. Read more...
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM MIHS Winter Concert I (Orchestra and Choir)
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Paraeductor/Bus Driver Training
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM NW Music Assembly
6:00 PM - 11:59 PM WM Culture Fair
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM NW Music Concert
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM MIHS Winter Concert II (All Bands)