Cardinal Brief: January 25-29


London Tegerdine

Junior Hudson Czarnecki (5) goes in for two in the district match against Celina on Jan. 15. The Cardinals defeated the Bobcats, 52-38.

The last Cardinal Update was Jan. 26, 2021, at 3:30 p.m. Check back daily for updates!

Cardinal Update

  • Congratulations to our Cardinals of the Week: soph. Ezekiel Stephens and Coach Devorah McPherson. Click to read more.
  • Congratulations to Jack Griset, Brianne Finnell, and Autumn Bell for earning spots in the ATSSB ALL-STATE BAND!
  • SENIORS & PARENTS: Order your Class of 2021 yard sign from the Melissa Education Foundation. The signs are $30 each and the deadline to order is Feb. 1. Click here for more info.
  • ATTN: ALL STUDENTS – MANY of you are still getting counted absent on Fridays! Remember that Fridays are STILL an academic school day. If you are working from your phones on Fridays, you MUST login to Schoology. If you open the app and are NOT prompted to login, then LOGOUT and then LOG BACK IN. Get into the habit of logging OUT each day. The school MUST have a timestamp of you logging in and out EACH Friday and anytime you are a virtual or remote student. Thank you!
  • ATTN: Senior parents/family members who purchased Senior Yearbook Ads – The deadline to submit your images and message is January 31. You should login to and click on My Orders. You should then be able to upload your images and type your message. The yearbook staff will build the actual ad. If you have any questions or issues, contact adviser Rachel Nelson: [email protected].
  • Melissa ISD is now offering an Onsite COVID-19 Testing Program. Click here to learn more.
  • Check out Melissa Schools 2020 District Portfolio.
  • Are you #DigitallyAware? Visit the district’s web site for the #DigitallyAware Social Media Toolkit.

Upcoming Events

  • JV Tennis @ Brock HS Invitational – Jan. 26 @ 8:00 a.m.
  • 9th/JV/VB Basketball @ Van Alstyne – Jan. 26 @ 5:00 p.m.
  • JV/VG Basketball vs Van Alstyne – Jan. 26 @ 5:00 p.m.
  • VG Soccer @ Bonham – Jan. 27 @ 5:30 p.m.
  • VB Soccer @ Bonham – Jan. 27 @ 7:15 p.m.
  • Varsity Tennis @ Anna HS Tournament – Jan. 29 @ 8:00 a.m.
  • 9th/JV/VB Basketball vs Aubrey – Jan. 29 @ 5:00 p.m.
  • JV/VG Basketball @ Aubrey – Jan. 29 @ 5:00 p.m.
  • JV/VG Soccer vs Anna – Jan. 30 @ 10:00 a.m.
  • VB Soccer vs Anna – Jan. 30 @ 1:30 p.m.
  • English I STAAR Benchmark – Feb. 2
  • English II STAAR Benchmark – Feb. 3
  • Virtual Academic Expo – Feb. 3
  • ASVAB Onsite Testing – March 23 – open to 10-12th grade students; complete this form if interested

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