Cardinal Brief: February 1-5

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The cast of ‘Curtains’ is gearing up for their musical debut in March in the new performing arts center. Tickets go on sale Feb. 1.

The last Cardinal Update was Feb. 3, 2021, at 9:15 a.m. Check back daily for updates!

Cardinal Update

  • Congratulations to senior Jaydyn Bullard and Coach Joey Majors for being named Cardinals of the Week. Click here to read more.
  • Lady Cardinal Basketball Playoff T-Shirts are on sale through Thursday, Feb. 4. Click here for ordering information.
  • Tickets for Curtains musical, which will premier in the new Melissa Arts Center (MAC) in March, go on sale Feb. 1. Click here for more info and link to purchase tickets.
  • Benchmark tests for English 1 & 2 End-of-Course exams will be administered this week: Tues., Feb. 2 – English 1; Wed., Feb. 3 – English 2.
  • The Academic Expo is virtual this year! Normally, this is an event where students/parents come to campus and visit with staff members to learn about the different programs of study to prepare incoming 9th graders and current students for class registration during the spring. However, this year, the expo is online, organized by departments with videos created by faculty members. Click here to view the Virtual Academic Expo.
  • Seniors, we want to celebrate your future plans! Email your counselor a photo of you and your acceptance letter in order to be featured on the #Accepted Wall.
  • The next driver’s ed class will begin on March 2. If interested, stop by the front office to signup and pickup paperwork.
  • 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

  • 9th/JV/VB Basketball vs Anna – Feb. 2 @ 5:00 p.m.
  • VG Basketball – Bi-district playoffs – TBA
  • Virtual Academic Expo – Feb. 3
  • English 2 STAAR Benchmark – Feb. 3
  • JVG Soccer vs Community – Feb. 3 @ 5:30 p.m.
  • VG Soccer vs Community – Feb. 3 @ 7:15 p.m.
  • VB Soccer @ Community – Feb. 3 @ 7:30 p.m.
  • 9th/JVB Basketball vs Anna – Feb. 6 @ 9:00 & 10:15 a.m.
  • JVG Soccer @ Caddo Mills – Feb. 6 @ 12:00 p.m.
  • VB Soccer @ Caddo Mills – Feb. 6 @ 1:30 p.m.
  • VG Soccer @ Caddo Mills – Feb. 6 @ 3:00 p.m.
  • Staff Development Day – Feb. 15 (student holiday)
  • ASVAB Onsite Testing – March 23 – open to 10-12th grade students; complete this form if interested

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