Award-Winning Activities (2016-2017 Highlights)

Award-Winning Activities (2016-2017 Highlights)


  • Four state tournament teams—Gymnastics (5th), Jazz Dance (6th), High Kick Dance, Girls Hockey
  • 12 individual state tournament competitors; seven All-State athletes
  • 50+ All-Conference athletes
  • Five Conference/District Champion teams; three Section Champion teams
  • Two Section Coaches of the Year
  • Team Academic All-State Award, four Team Academic Gold Awards and two Team Academic Silver Awards



  • 83 students competed at the state DECA meet
  • 10 students qualified for DECA Internationals



  • Superior rating for MWHS Wind Ensemble in Region 2AA contest
  • Seven WCC Honor Band members, four U of MN Honor Band members and two MBDA Honor Band members



  • Superior ratings for Concert Choir and Madd Jazz in Region 2AA contests; Madd Jazz earned "Best in Site"
  • Three ACDA Honor Choir members, five middle school state choir members
  • Two All-State Choir members



  • Four individual SpotLight Awards for “Little Shop of Horrors,” including two for Outstanding Performance
  • Production earned Outstanding Vocal Performance by an Ensemble and honorable mention awards for Acting Performance by an Ensemble, Overall Technical Team, A/V Board Operators and Student Orchestra


Fine Arts:

  • 11 Minnesota Scholastic Art Awards with four Silver Key and seven Honorable Mentions
  • 14 Section 2AA Visual Arts awards, including one Best in Show
  • 98 ribbons and one Grand Prize at 2016 MN State Fair


Future Leaders:

  • Nine Future Problem Solvers Internationals competitors
  • 17 Destination Imagination Globals participants