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Dec 2017
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Melissa High School athletics, fine arts banquet dates announced for 2017-18

As student participation continues to increase in athletics and fine arts programs at Melissa Schools, necessary adjustments are being made to the structure of banquets organized by the Melissa Booster Club. Beginning with the 2017-18 school year, banquets will be held either at Melissa High School or the Home Office, depending on ...

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MHS All-Region Band 2017

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Dec 2017
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Record number of Melissa High School students selected for All-Region Band, qualify for area-level competition

Students in the Melissa High School Mighty Cardinal Band program competed Monday in Whitesboro for a spot in the ATSSB All-Region Band. A record number of 29 students from the high school band program earned a spot in the ATSSB Region 24 All-Region Band. Five of those students earned the first chair in their respected […]

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MMS All-Region Band 2017

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Dec 2017
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Record number of Melissa Middle School students selected for All-Region Band

Students in the Melissa Middle School band program were among hundreds of musicians from 20 area schools who recently auditioned for a spot in the ATSSB Region 24 All-Region Band. A record 39 students from the middle school band program earned a chair. Of those 39, six students placed first overall on their instrument: Autumn […]

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Nov 2017
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Third annual Expresso Yourself Fine Arts Night scheduled for Dec. 16

The third annual Melissa Schools Expresso Yourself Fine Arts Night comes to Melissa High School on Saturday, Dec. 16 from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Expresso Yourself is a come-and-go fine arts showcase featuring performances from students in band, choir, and theatre, in addition to a walk-through gallery display of artwork by students ...

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MMS Band Fall Concert

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Oct 2017
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Melissa Middle School Band fall concert scheduled for Oct. 24

The Melissa Middle School Symphonic Band, Wind Ensemble, and Color Guard will present a fall concert on Tuesday, Oct. 24 at 7:00 p.m. in the Competition Gym at the middle school. Wearing a costume is encouraged. Following the concert will be a “Trunk or Treat” where families can bring their favorite candy or snack to […]

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"Best Band in the Land" by 99.5 The Wolf

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Oct 2017
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Mighty Cardinal Band wins “Best Band in the Land” for third consecutive year

The Mighty Cardinal Band has been named the “Best Band in the Land” by 99.5 The Wolf for the third consecutive year. The band was recognized on the air Friday morning during the radio station’s weekly Friday Night Lights feature. In addition to on-air recognition, which you can listen to here, the station awarded the […]

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Aug 2017
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Mighty Cardinal Band recording takes first place at ATSSB state-level competition

The Mighty Cardinal Band continues to earn accolades this summer. The Melissa High School Wind Ensemble took first place last month in the state competition for Class 4A March in the Association of Texas Small School Bands (ATSSB) Outstanding Performance Series (OPS). The band’s UIL Concert March recording of “The Klaxon” will ...

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Melissa Band & PT of Melissa

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Aug 2017
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Mighty Cardinal Band partners with Physical Therapy of Melissa for injury prevention

The Mighty Cardinal Band has established a new partnership with Physical Therapy of Melissa focused on injury prevention for students. Physical Therapy of Melissa, led by owner Dr. Nat Christadoss, will provide exercises and stretching instruction to students in the Melissa band and colorguard. Students will have the opportunity to ...

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Jul 2017
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Melissa Schools offers ImPACT testing for students the first week in August

Melissa Schools will offer baseline ImPACT testing for students for the first time next week. ImPACT testing sessions will be held Aug. 1-3 at Melissa High School in the computer lab at 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., and 3:00 p.m. ImPACT testing is free of charge for Melissa students. This opportunity is open to any student […]

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Jun 2017
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Mighty Cardinal Band qualifies first march recording for state-level competition

The 2016-17 school year has come to an end, but the Mighty Cardinal Band continues to win awards. The Melissa High School Band has earned another “first” for the program. Earlier this month the band advanced to the area level of the Association of Texas Small School Bands (ATSSB) Outstanding Performance Series (OPS) competition. ...

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