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  • MCA 2019 Testing

    At MWHS students will be testing in grade 8 in reading, math and science, grade 10 reading, grade 11 math and students enrolled in H.S. Biology (including AP who have not already taken the MCA Science test).  Students will have test information sessions in Advisory and Homeroom on April 15 & 16 (see Schoology calendar for specific grades/dates).

    A modification has been made in the structure and set up for student testing at the high school this year.  All students will be taking their MCA test in the mornings on the designated test dates, beginning at 7:41am.  Students will also all be testing in a classroom with a staff/teacher proctor that they know and have at that grade level with most rooms having 18-22 students for testing.  Please refer to the chart below, for each of the three test dates, to see where your student should be reporting on the date of their MCA Test.

    MCA 2019 Testing

    • There will be a modified daily schedule for April 18-25, but it will be a regular school day on May 2.  8th graders will be testing in their assigned test rooms hours 1-3 for their MCA Science Test on May 2.
    • Buses/Transportation will run on its regular schedule on test days, even with classes starting after MCA Testing at 9:41am.
    • For students who are not taking an MCA Test, but arrive to school anytime prior to 9:41, you will be in the Theater/Cafeteria for a silent study period until the start of the regular school day at 9:41am.  You will not be allowed to go to a teacher's classroom for questions/help, they will be MCA test proctoring and due to test security can not be interrupted.

     

    For one stop access to all MCA related questions and information, both parents and students can go to the MWHS Resources and Information course in Schoology. There you will find a folder with MCA Test Prep Materials that has everything from test session assignments, test specifications, and online item samplers and tutorials.  As always we would encourage students to get a good sleep night before their testing and to eat a good breakfast and lunch that day.

     

    For any MCA testing related questions, parents and students can contact Jennifer Bormes at (952) 491-8121 bormesj@westonka.k12.mn.us

     

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  • Graduation 2019

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Westonka News

  • Register by May 1 for the Westonka 5k FUNDrun

    The Fifth Annual Westonka 5k FUNDrun will be held May 18, 2019 at Mound Westonka High School. Participants will have the opportunity to let their inner warrior out. Enjoy the interactive course filled with colorful fun, inflatables, foam and agility challenges.

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  • Schlosser Receives Science Award

    Mound Westonka High School junior Mikayla Schlosser has been awarded the Norman Borlaug Science Achievement Award from the University of Minnesota’s College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences.

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  • Gormley is Fifth at State Speech

    Sophomore Merrick Gormley finished fifth in Poetry at the State Speech Tournament at Wayzata High School on April 13. Gormley is the first Westonka competitor to qualify for the state tournament in seven years.

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  • MWHS Junior Earns Perfect Score on ACT

    When Mound Westonka High School junior Hampton Velarde took the ACT for the first time in December, he ran out of time on the science portion of the four-part exam. His goal when retaking the test in March was to finish all sections and improve his score. What he ended up with was perfection.

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  • Student Senate Hosts Prom Dress Swap

    Mound Westonka Student Senate is currently collecting slightly used formal prom dresses for the Prom Dress Swap. This is a great opportunity for students, staff and families in the Westonka area to clean out your closets. The idea is simple: Drop, Shop, and Swap!

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  • MWHS Honors Distinguished Students

    Mound Westonka High School students who exhibited outstanding effort, citizenship and academic achievement for the second semester of the 2018-2019 school year were honored at the Distinguished Student Breakfast at the high school April 12.

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