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Academic Team

There will be an organizational meeting for any student interested in the Academic Team after school on Wednesday, August 22nd. The meeting should be done by 4.

Royal Diploma Update

Schedule Changes

Any student wishing to make a schedule change can do so from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm on the following dates:

Seniors - Tuesday, May 22

Juniors - Wednesday, May 23

Sophomores - Tuesday, May 29

Freshmen - Wednesday, May 30

Click on the link below to view the master schedule of classes:

2018-2019 Master Schedule

Class of 2019 T-Shirts

Class of 2019 T-Shirt orders will be taken now through noon on Thursday, May 10th. See Mrs. Margie Appleman with questions.

Senior Will and Testament

Senior Wills and Testaments are to be turned in by Thursday, May 10th. Please talk to Mrs. Margie Appleman with questions.


Yearbooks will be on sale from now through May 31st. To buy one, please bring $60 to Mrs. Appleman in Room 103.

Graduation Practice

Seniors are to report to graduation practice at 8:00 a.m. every morning on the week of Monday, May 14th through Thursday, May 17th.


Graduation for the Class of 2018 will be at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 19th in the MCHS Fieldhouse.

Last Day of School

The last day of school will be on Thursday, May 17th. There will be a 1:00 dismissal on this day.

Transition Day

Transition day will be on Wednesday, May 16th.

Project Graduation

Project graduation will be on Thursday, May 17th after senior awards until 11 at the high school.

Senior Awards

Senior Awards will be on Thursday, May 17th at 6 p.m. at the downtown auditorium.


Chromebook Collections

Chromebook collections for sophomores will be on Wednesday, May 9th while the juniors are testing. Juniors will meet in homeroom to have their chromebooks collected on Thursday, May 10th. Seniors will have their chromebooks collected on May 15th.

Summer School

Reistration for summer school will be on Monday, May 21st from 8-12 in the morning. Summer school will begin on May 22nd and run from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. everyday Monday through Thursday except for Memorial Day.

Mason County Idol

Anyone interested in competing in Mason County Idol can sign up with Mrs. Hazlett in Room 210 from now until this Friday, May 4th. You will need to sign up and schedule and set up a screening time with her.

College/Career Decision Day

Next Friday, May 4th will be college/career decision day. Seniors should wear shirts representing their future plans! This includes the college they plan to attend, military branch, or company that they will start working at!

Prom Photo Forms

Prom photo forms are available in the office.

2018 Yearbooks

The MCHS yearbook staff is taking orders for the 2018 yearbook. Placing an order has never been easier. Visit and place your order. (Credit card, debit card, PayPal). Send a check or cash payment with your student to Mrs. Margie Appelman in Room 103, and she and the yearbook staff will process your order.

COST: $55 through April 26 (Best value!)

$60 April 27-May 31

Don’t miss out! Purchase your yearbook today!

MCTC Driver's Education Class

MCTC will be having a driver's education class from on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, May 21st through the 23rd. For more information about the class, please call the number 759-7141 ext. 66120.


Any senior who has not completed their FAFSA yet, should schedule an appointment with Amy Marvin on April 25th. Ms. Marvin can help you get your form completed easily. Call the high school to schedule an appointment.


Prom will be on Saturday, April 28th. In order to attend prom, you can not have 6 or more unexcused abscenses.

Student Government

Any freshman, sophomore, or junior interested in Student Government can find the sign up sheets in the front office. Forms are due back by next Friday, April 20th.

TSA Chili Supper

The Technology Student Association will be having a chili super at MCHS on April 14, 2018.  

Cheerleading Tryouts

Cheerleading tyouts for the 2018-19 season will be on July 16th and 17th from 8-10:30 a.m. at MCIS. Open gym for tryouts will begin on May 22nd. If you are interested in cheerleading, please see Mrs. Appleman in room 215 to pick up a tryout packet. You must have a current physical to participate.

Chalk the Walk Event

MCHS will be participating in the 2nd annual Chalk the Walk event to support the Women's Crisis Center; also, to promote sexual abuse awarenes and prevention month. Students interested in participating should meet Mrs. Prater in the office lobby tomorrow, Wednesday, April 11th, at 3:30 p.m. and plan to leave at 4:00. This is an excellent service opportunity for the Royal Diploma. See Mrs. Prater with questions.

Envirothon Team

There will be an evirothon team meeting tomorrow, Wednesday, April 11th, after school.

MCHS Greenhouse Now Open for Business

Click below for hours of operation and contact information.

ACT for Juniors

The ACT test day for juniors will be on Tuesday, April 24th.

"The Little Mermaid"

The Mason County Choir and Orchestra will be performing "The Little Mermaid" on April 20th, 21st, and 22nd. See Mr. Hunter or a student from the choir or orchestra for details on when to get tickets: they are $15 each. Times for the performance are as follows:

Friday, April 20th at 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, April 21st at 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, April 21st at 2:15 p.m.

JROTC Rifle Team Practice

JROTC rifle team practice is cancelled for the next two weeks.

Seniors Interested in MCTC Nursing Program

Any senior interested in the MCTC nursing program, please see Mrs. Stuart to sign up to schedule a meet and greet at MCTC.

Prom Tickets

Prom tickets will be on sale in the office conference room from 7:30-8:00 before school and 3:00 to 3:30 after school. Tickets are $25 for a person, $50 per couple.

Lady Royals Softball Team Pancake Breakfast

The Mason County Lady Royals softball team will be having a pancake breakfast this Saturday, March 24th from 8:00 to 10:00 p.m. at the local Applebee's. You can also get your picture taken with the Easter Bunny for free! You can take your own pictures or we can take it and send it to you! Tickets for the pancake breakfast cost $8.00 and are available at the door. Come support the Lady Royals Softball Team!

Yard Signs

Anyone who has yard signs that are no longer of use, please give them to Mrs. Martinez at MCHS so the Art Department can recycle them as material.

Girl's Basketball

Any girl interested in playing basketball next season need to see Coach Cox for a spring workout calender.

Science Olympiads and Environthon Teams

There is a mandatory Science Olympiad and Environthon team meeting this Wednesday, March 21st from 3 to 4 p.m. in Mrs. Garrison's room.


Varsity football equipment handout will be after school everyday this week until 4 p.m. Spring practice starts Monday, March 19th at 3:30 p.m.

Future NKU Students

Seniors planning to attend Northern Kentucky University will meet with a representative from NKU in the Rewards Room at 10:30 on Wednesday, March 7th.

Breakfast Week Winners

If you won a prize from breakfast week and have yet to pick it up yet, please see Mrs. Blosser in the office. The winners' names are listed below.

MC Area Technology Center Forum

There will be a forum on the school levy at 6:00 p.m. at the MC Area Technology Center on Thursday, March 8th.

Blood Drive

You can sign up for the blood any day through this Wednesday, March 7th, at lunch. The blood drive will be next Monday, March 12th.

Beta Club Week!!

MCHS, join us in participating in Beta Week! Themes for each day are as follows:

Monday, March 5th- Beta Monday (Wear your Beta t-shirt!)

Tuesday, March 6th- Tiki Tuesday (Dress in Hawaiian attire!)

Wednesday, March 7th- Wacky Wednesday (Crazy hair, clothes, etc.)

Thursday, March 8th- Throwback Thursday (Dress from your favorite decade!)

Friday, March 9th- Flannel Friday/Hat Day (Dress in flannel or wear a hat!)

Support the Lady Royals!

Come support the Lady Royals in their regional semifinal matchup vs Scott High! The game is this Friday, March 2nd, at 7:30 p.m. Any MCHS student who comes to participate with the student section will get free pizza and drinks before the game!

Mason Co. Royals Football Share Night

On Wednesday, February 28th, the Mason County football team will be having a share night. It will be at the Hardee's in Maysville. 20% of all dine-ins, carry-outs, and drive thru purchases between 5 and 9 p.m. will be donated to the football team.

JROTC Rifle Team Practice

There will be no JROTC Rifle Team practice this week or next Monday. Practices will resume on Thursday, March 8th.

National FFA Week

National FFA Week is this week February 20th-February 23rd!

Prom Attire

The local YMCA has gently used prom dresses and men's dress shirts for anyone in need of prom attire.The dresses and shirts will be set up at the YMCA from now until prom. Go now for the best selection!

Envirothon Team

There will be an envirothon meeting Wednesday, February 21st from 3 to 4 p.m.

Envirothon Team

There will be an envirothon meeting Wednesday, February 21st from 3 to 4 p.m.

Envirothon Team

There will be an envirothon meeting Wednesday, February 21st from 3 to 4 p.m.

Envirothon Team

There will be an envirothon meeting Wednesday, February 21st from 3 to 4 p.m.

Envirothon Team

There will be an envirothon meeting Wednesday, February 21st from 3 to 4 p.m.

Beta Club T-Shirts

Any student or teacher wanting to purchase a Beta Club t-shirt can do so in Mrs. Hazlett's room (room 210). The cost of the t-shirts are $15 and all money and order forms are due by Monday, February 26th. The Beta Club would love for as many students and teachers to buy a t-shirt as possible!

Softball Tryouts

Softball tryouts will be this Thursday and Friday, the 15th and 16th, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Straub.

FCCLA State Leadership Conference

Any FCCLA member wanting to attend the State Leadership Conference must have their deposit paid by Wednesday, February 14th.

Envirothon Team

The envirothon team will meet afterschool on Wednesday from 3 to 4 p.m.

39th District Marshall Strong T-Shirts

For students who would like to purchase 39th District Tournament Marshall Strong T-Shirts, they are $10 and you can place your order on the Google Classroom page with the code 1gb85bx. Orders are due Friday.

Football Team Super Bowl Party

The football team will be having a Super Bowl party on Sunday. It will be at 4 p.m. at the Boys and Girls Club. Players should RSVP to Coach Thomas of Coach Ravencraft as soon as possible.

2018-19 Scheduling

Students will meet in Homeroom on Friday, February 2nd to start scheduling for the 2018-19 school year.

3rd Nine Weeks

The 3rd Nine Weeks will end on Friday, March 2nd. Report Cards for the 3rd Nine Weeks will be sent out on Thursday, March 8th.

AP Exams

Students wanting to sign up to take an AP Exam can sign up in the office. The cost of one exam is $31.

Teen Court

Tonight is the first training for those interested in Teen Court. It will be from 5:30-7:00 tonight at the Mason County Justice Center.

Prom Committee

For anyone interested in Prom Committee, there will be a short meeting after school this Thursday, January 25th, from 3:15 to 4:00 p.m. to start planning.

FCCLA Members

FCCLA members should wear their black FCCLA shirts this Friday, January 27th.

School-to-Work Students

School-to-Work students can pick up their report cards in the office at the High School.

Written and Driving Road Tests

No written or road drivers tests will be given on Thursday, January 11th, 2018.

Baseball Preseason Practice

Baseball Preseason Practice will start tomorrow, Thursday, January 4th, from 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. at the STEAM building. Everyone must have an updated athletic physical on file before you practice. See Coach Posey with any questions.

Concert Band

The concert for the high school band, originally scheduled for Tuesday, December 12th, has been postponed until Thursday, December 14th. The concert is still set to begin at 7 o'clock pm.

BETA Club Convention Payment

The 3rd payment for those students going to the BETA Club Convention is due this Friday, December 15th.

Drug Testing Seminars

The last two drug testing seminars will be this Monday, December 11th and Tuesday, December 12. They will be from 3:05 to 4:15 in the high school library.

School Pictures

As of Wednesday, December 6th, teachers should have their homeroom student's pictures. Students are to go to homeroom before/after school, or between classes to pick them up. Teachers should send any unclaimed pictures to the office no later than Friday, December 15th.

Mrs. Prater's Homeroom

Mrs. Prater's homeroom students will be ringing the bell for the Salvation Army for their community service project, this Friday from 4 to 6 at JCPenny. Mrs. Prater's homeroom students, please make arrangements to participate and see Mrs. Prater with any questions. 

In House Picture Retake Day

There will be a picture retake day on Friday, December 15 from 3:00 to 6:30 pm for freshman, sophomores, or juniors wishing to get their pictures taken who haven't done so. The address to go to in order to do this is 2902 Foltz, Dr. Edgewood, KY 41017.

MCHS Baseball Team Pancake Breakfast at Applebees

The MCHS and MCMS Baseball teams are having a pancake breakfast at Applebee's on Saturday, December 9 from 8:00 am to 10:00 am.  Come out and support our baseball teams.  You can purchase a ticket from any high school or middle school player. 

Senior Signature Shirt

Seniors who have not yet signed the Senior Signature Shirt need to see Mrs. Margie Appelmanin Room 103. Orders for Senior Signature Shirts are due Friday, December 1st.

Tux and Drapes

Any seniors who haven't had their tux and drapes pictures, please do so this Friday, December 1st.

Drug Testing Seminar

There will be another Drug Testing Seminar at 3:15 PM in the library on Wednesday, November 29.  If you are in a club or a sport or drive to school, you must attend one seminar.  Sign up sheets are in the office.  Space is limited to the first 70 students that sign up.

Dance Team Practice

There will dance team practice on Tuesday, November 28th, and Wednesday, November 29th at Steam from 3:30 to 5:00. 

BETA Club Convention Payment

All students attending the BETA Club convention in January need to make their second payment by Friday, December 1st.

Baseball Workouts Will Begin Thursday Nov 2nd 6:00-8:00 at The Steam Building.

Must have up to date athletic to work out.

University of Louisville Representative

A University of Louisville representative will be here on Friday, Nov. 3, to speak to students interested in the University of Louisville.  This will take place in the Rewards Room at 10:00 am. 

Lady Royals Spirit Gear

Spirit gear forms are in the front office.

Red Ribbon Week Activities-Oct. 23-27, 2017

A number of Red Ribbon week activities are planned for Oct. 23-27, 2017.  

Swim Team Sign Ups

Anyone interesting in being a member of the swim team should sign up in the front office.  

Fundraiser Packets are in Mrs. Roberts' Room.
Pink T-Shirt Order Forms Due Next Week
50% off library fines paid tomarrow and friday
UK Represenative

UK represenative wil come to meet seniors interested in going to Kentucky University 

4H Leadership Funds

The 4H leadership funds are due on September 13, 2017.  

TSA and Robotics Team Meeting

There will be a TSA amd Robotics Team meeting today, Wednesday, August 30th, after school at STEAM from 3:30-4:30. 

Anyone interested in participating in either organization should make plans to attend.

MCHS Homecoming Week Activites Homecoming Week Activities

Check out the Homecoming activities planned for the week of September 25-29, 2017 at MCHS.

Drug Prevention Seminar Sign-Ups

There will be a Drug Testing Seminar after school on Oct. 23 and Oct. 24.  Students must sign up in office. Space is limited to the first 70 students that sign up.  Any student that is a DRIVER, an ATHLETE or in a CLUB, MUST attend ONE Drug Education session.  

HOSA Week is November 13-15, 2017

This week we are celebrating HOSA - Health Occupations Students of America. HOSA’s mission it to empower students to become leaders in the global health community through education, collaboration, and experience.

Semester Exam Schedule

December 12, 2017   Social Studies/ Math

December 13, 2017   English/ Practical Living

December 14, 2017   Science/ Arts & Humanities

Class of 2019 Senior Trip

Anyone interested in the Class of 2019 Senior Trip, see Mrs. Stitt or sign up on-line at

Library Fees

50% of all library fines paid Thursday & Friday will be donated to the Hurricane Relief fundraiser.   This is a perfect time to pay your fine and help the hurricane victims.

Senior Tux and Drape photos

Senior Tux & Drape Pics will be taken in the library on Friday, Oct. 27.

FFA Annual Fruit, Nuts and BBQ Sauce Fundraiser

The FFA is holding its annual fruit, nuts, and BBQ sauce fundraiser.  Orders for the fruit and nuts will be due on Nov. 13 and money will be due prior to ordering.  


Mrs. Roberts needs FCCLA members to work the Santa Express at the YMCA next Thursday, December 7th. Please see her if you're interested!

Cap and Gown Orders

Seniors who have not ordered a cap and gown, should do so by Thursday, February 1st. Late fees will apply after February 1st. There are a few order forms in the office. You can mail in order forms or order on-line at Balfour will be here at lunch on Wednesday, January 31st to take orders.

Balfour Mailing Address:

Kentucky Balfour

PO Box 13242

Lexington, KY 40583

Ag Department Mum Orders

The Ag Department has mums this year in a variety of colors and multi color pots.  They will be selling them for 12 dollars per pot or 2 for 20.  They will be open during normal school hours and on Saturday, Nov. 30.  Visit the greenhouse if interested.  

Torch Prep

Torch Prep Baseline testing will be at STEAM on November 30.  


Balfour will be in the cafeteria during lunch shifts on December 8th.

ACT Test Prep

MCTC is offering ACT prep sessions. For more information, call 759-7141 ext. 66120.

Think Pink Order Forms

Think Pink order forms are due Wednesday, October 4, 2017.  Click below to download the order form.

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MCTC Student Announcement

1. Student tuition bills went out the week of Oct. 22 to students who owed beyond the free Dual Credit Scholarship class or classes. 

ACT Workshop Schedule at MCTC

Are you wanting to improve your ACT test scores?  MCTC can help!


Spirit Gear

Royals Spirit Gear orders are now being taken.  You can order your spirit gear by obtaining a form office or by clicking below to download the form.  You can also order Spirit Gear at future home basketball games or forward your order to Mary Perkins at MCMS.  

Football Workouts

Football workouts will be at 3:30 on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Basketball and winter track athletes are excused.

Picture Money

Picture money for all students is due by September 16.  Money should be turned in to the office.

Beta Club Dues

Beta club dues are to be paid to Ms. Hazlett in room 210 by Friday, Sept 22. $15 dues are for new members and $3 dues are for current members. Drug testing forms are due in with your payment unless you already have one on file.

Track Practice

The first practice for anyone interested in Indoor Track will be on Tuesday, December 5th, at 3:45 at Steam. You must have an up-to-date sports physical in order to participate.

Save the Date for the MCHS 2018 Jr./Sr. Prom

The date has been set for the 2018 Jr./Sr. Prom for April 28, 2018.  Save the date!!!

Homecoming Powder Puff Football

Any junior or senior gir who wants to play in the homecoming powder puff football game needs to sign up in the front office. The deadline to sign up is Friday, September 22.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

Homecoming Dance

The 2017 Homecoming Dance will be on Friday, September 29, 2017.  

Football Banquet

The football banquet will be held Sunday, December 10th in the MCHS cafeteria at 3:30 pm. Player's and coach's meals will be paid for, but families need to RSVP for their meals. A meal cost for a family is $10.75, and please include players in the RSVP number. You will be able to pay at the door, and RSVPs need to be done through text or email by December 3rd. If you don't RSVP, no meal will be provided though you can still attend.

Alive at 25 Driver Prep Class

The Alive at 25 Driver Prep Class will be in the MCHS Library, at 3:30 p.m. on January 23, 2018. In order to take this class, you must already have a permit. This class is required in order to get a liscese and depending on your insurance carrier, could help reduce your insurance rates.

MCHS Grandparents Day

MCHS Grandparents Day is on Oct. 4, 2017.  All interested students should invite their grandparents to lunch.  


Juniors interested in applying for GSP who did not attend the information meeting, please see Mrs. Stewart. Applications are due November 17.

Blood-Drive Sign-UpsĀ 

HOSA is hosting their second blood drive this year on December 5th! We had 24 total donations last time which was above average from the year before. We are pushing for a total of 81 for the school year, which means we need 57 more  in order to award a $750 scholarship to a senior. Please help us out by giving the gift of life this season. 

Let Ms. Wolford know when you are able to donate and she will put you down on the sign-up list! (They start at 9 am and run through 1:45 in the high school gym foyer). 




The 2017 Yearbooks are in. If you ordered one, see Mrs. Appleman in Room 103 to pick it up. If you had not ordered one, a limited number are available to purchase. See Mrs. Appleman for details.

MCTC ACT Test Prep Dates

MCTC will offer ACT Test Prep workshops this fall for help with the Oct. and Dec. ACT exams. For information call (606) 759-7141 ext.66120. Flyer with details is on Mrs. Stewart’s Google classroom page.

ACT Test Dates

Make sure you do not miss a registration deadline so that you will avoid a late registration fee.  

Painting Party that Benefits MCHS Art Club

There will be a holiday family painting party on Sunday, Dec. 10 from 3:00 to 5:00 pm.  Proceeds go to the Mason County High School Art Club.  

After-School Tutoring Schedule

Science- Tuesday & Thursday (3-4 PM)  Room 204- Mrs. Grannis

English- Monday & Wednesday    (3-4 PM)   Room 112-Mrs. Stanfield

Social Studies- Tuesday & Thursday  (3-4 PM) Room 202-Mrs. Jackson


Gatton Academy

The Gatton Academy Representative will be at MCHS on September 21st during 4th period. Students interested in learning more about Gatton, please respond to Mrs. Stewart’s google classroom.


Attendance Reminders

In order to be eligible to participate in graduation ceremonies, students cannot have nine or more unexcused absences. Tardies to school count against them.   To be eligible to attend PROM, a student cannot have more than 6 unexcused absences.  

MCHS National Honor Society Application

To be considered for NHS you must have successfully completed or are currently taking a minimum of 6 honors or Advanced Placement courses (not college or dual credit) and maintain a GPA of 3.7 or better.


Are You Royal Ready?

Click below to see the cords that all seniors can earn for our May graduation ceremony.

Google Classroom Codes for Mrs. Stewart, MCHS Counselor

Attention MCHS Students.  Please join one of the following google classrooms.  Mrs. Stewart will post important information about opportunities, scholarship links, dual credit course information, opportunities, reminders, etc.

Class of 2018 – nchrcyy

Class of 2019 – 82159u

Class of 2020 – poe4omn

Class of 2021 – mvds1ti

College Fair

All seniors will be attending the college fair in the Fieldhouse on Sept. 20, 2017 from 9:00 am to 10:00 am and juniors will attend from 10:00 am to 11:00 am. 

FAFSA Help Sign-Ups

Parents needing help completing the FAFSA are invited to sign up for an appointment in the office. We have appointments from noon until 6:30 pm on Oct. 4th.

Mandatory Drug Prevention Seminar Schedule

Any student that is a DRIVER, an ATHLETE or in a CLUB, MUST attend ONE Drug Education session.  

STUDENTS  MUST sign up in the office.  SIGN UP sheets are located at the front desk with Mrs. Blosser.  Space is limited to the first 70 students to sign up for each date.  A waiting list is also available, and if someone does not show up, the waiting list will be honored.  Please help spread the word.   


Dance Team Tryouts

Any student interested in trying out for the dance team should sign up in the front office.


All juniors and seniors who signed up to take the ASVAB test will be testing at Steam on Sept. 19 from 8:00 am until noon.  We will load buses from the top lot around 8:00 am.

MCTC Dual Credit Sign-in Sheets

Students taking classes at MCTC need to sign the sign-in sheet at MCTC. There are now 2 locations for the sheets. One on a clipboard outside Emily Thurman's Office (Room 215A) and one is at the welcome desk in the tech building.


Parchment Transcript Ordering

Mason County High School has partnered with Parchment to order and send your transcript securely. This link will open a new browser window. This link will also be active under the "Student/Parent Resources."

Order Credentials from Parchment

Football and Soccer Calendars

Football and soccer calendars are available in the front office for students and staff.

Spirit Gear Order Forms

Spirit gear order forms are still available in the office and orders are being taken.  If interested in ordering, please see Mrs. Blosser in the front office.

PSAT Signups

Juniors and sophomores are invited to sign up for the PSAT test in the office.

ASVAB Signups

Any student interested in taking the ASVAB test, should sign up in the front office.

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