Daily Announcements


    January 18, 2019

    Seniors! Information is now available for the Mt. Zion Chamber of Commerce Annual Scholarship.  The deadline for application is March 1st. Be sure to check your student email for the application and additional information

    High School Ladies - Girls World Expo is coming to the Mt. Zion Convention Center  Sunday, February 17th from 12:00-4:00 pm.

    Participants age 11-18 will learn from a variety of topic areas based upon their interests. Topics include healthy living/cooking, STEM & Art, College & Career Information and Self Defense Demonstrations. This is an event that will provide an opportunity for you to see what your future could be, and learn what it will take to get there. While learning will be taking place, fun will also be had!

    A flyer and registration information has been sent to your student email.

    Prom is around the corner. Any Junior interested in planning Prom should meet this Wednesday the 16th in room 211 (the Art room) at 2:35.

    Juniors and Seniors, want to get a discount on Prom tickets? Prepare yourselves for Pre-Prom Palooza! Tickets go on sale the last week of January before school from 7-7:35. Remember that all your class dues must be paid before tickets can be purchased.

    Hey seniors! If you are an active member in the Prairie Beef Association and reside in Macon County you are encouraged to apply for this year's Prairie Beef Association Scholarship.  Check your student email for application details.

    Applications are now available in the guidance office for the Mt. Zion Odd Fellows $1,000 Community Service Scholarship.  The deadline is April 1st. Stop in and get an application from Mrs. Kasey

    If you are playing softball please be sure your physical is turned in before the 1st practice which is on Feb 25th.  Please turn physical in to Mrs Finch

    Do YOU have a talent that needs to be shared?

    Have you ever wanted to show the school what talents YOU possess?

    Well now is your time!!!

    Mt. Zion High School's very own Student Council is putting on the first annual talent show and we think that you should be a part of it!

    Are you a...

    • dancer
    • singer
    • magician
    • comedian
    • etc!

    We want to you to audition!

    Take a chance and try out!!

    Audition Information:

    • Auditions will be held Wednesday January 23rd from 3-8pm in the cafeteria.
    • *Acts need to be no longer than 2 minutes and 30 seconds*

    Talent show information!!!:

    • The show will take place in the auditorium on February 13th during school hours!
    • There will also be 3 prizes awarded to 3 of the acts!

    It is your time to shine & let your talents be known!

    See you January 23rd!

    INSPIRE is having a Winter Event in Room 224 on January 23rd during Focus Period 

    Congratulations to Kylie Nichols for being recognized as Senior of the Month for January!

    Activities during High School:
    Cheerleading 9-12
    All-Star Cheerleading 11
    Volleyball 9-10
    Student Council (Vice President, Secretary) 9-12
    Inspire Program (Secretary) 12
    National Honors Society (Vice President) 10-12
    Math Team 9-10
    WYSE Club 12
    SADD (Board Member) 9-12
    Key Club (Secretary) 10-12
    Medics (Secretary) 9-12
    Tribe Leader 12
    Spanish Club 9-12
    Principal’s Leadership Council 12
    Prom Committee 11
    STEM Club (Secretary) 9-10
    Gather. Give. Share. 9-10
    4-H Club 9-11
    Decatur Santa House Volunteer
    Good Samaritan Inn Volunteer
    Decatur Memorial Hospital Volunteer
    Judy Mason Thanksgiving Baskets Volunteer
    Scovill Zoo Volunteer
    Salvation Army Volunteer
    Special Olympics Volunteer
    YMCA Backpack Attack Volunteer
    Children’s Museum Volunteer
    Macon County Resources Volunteer
    9/11 Drive to Remember Volunteer

    Honors during High School:
    All-American Cheerleader
    Girls of Merit
    Illinois State Scholar
    Summa Cum Laude
    Apollo Conference All-Academic Team
    Decatur PEO Star Scholar
    2018 Miss Illinois Festival
    2016 and 2018 UCA Camp Champs
    2016-2018 UCA Leadership Award
    All-Star Cheerleading National Bid
    I Dare You Leadership Award
    National Society of High School Scholars

    Senator Rose’s 2018 Youth Advisory Council
    Illinois Leadership Seminars
    Outstanding Scholastic Achievement
    2015 Junior Miss Macon County

    College/University Attending after Graduation:  University of Missouri

    Major: Biology

    Happy Birthday

    Today - Myia Floyd & Sarah Von Qualen
    Saturday 1/19 - Timothy Helfrich
    Sunday 1/20 - Emily Ferriell
    Monday 1/21 - Averi Cummings & Karlee Webb

    Activity Period 1/23
    NHS - Prospective Members- library
    French Club - room 210