(Freeland, PA – May 9, 2022) – Twenty-two MMI Preparatory School students participated in the Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science (PJAS) regional competition in March. Thirteen earned first awards (one won twice), six won second awards, and two earned third awards. The first award winners will represent MMI at the state competition at the University Park Campus of Penn State in May. Khristian Banks and Jessica Zheng received a perfect score. Additional First Award winners were: David Yamulla, Thomas Horvat, Kiyan Paknezhad, Diane Arias-Tejeda, Nathaniel Neidlinger, Jillian McGeehin, Manal Muhammad, Oliva Bartholomew, Amelia Minzola, Dustin Paul, and Grace Warner MMI’s Second...
(Freeland, PA – May 4, 2022) – Two individuals and one team from MMI Preparatory School placed in the top ten at the State Leadership Conference held in Hershey April 11-13. Mrs. Katherine Zucco, MMI Social Sciences Department Chair, serves as the FBLA advisor. The MMI FBLA team is sponsored by Flashback Cinema. MMI’s Jessica Zheng placed 3rd in Sales Presentation and qualified to advance to the National Competition. Other commitments will keep her from attending over the summer. Rachael Betz placed 10th in Business Communications and the team of Sandra Abdulrahman, Kennedy Tavaris, and Thomas Mayernik placed 6th for...
MMI Preparatory School has announced the names of students who achieved Honor Roll status during the third quarter of the 2021-2022 school year. Students are as follows: Sixth Grade – Gabriella Carsia, Isabella DeStefano, Anna Drobnock, Benjamin Drobnock, Maia Laverty, Olivia Moore, Patrick Moore, Zachary Naugle, Arianny Nieves, Thomas Pantages, Siya Patel, Andrew Pedri, Evan Polanco, Derek Radzwich, Angel Reymunde Wittmer, Xavier Reymunde Wittmer, Jared Santana, Gavin Serock, and Marissa Yamulla. Seventh Grade – Katherine Arias, Philip Benyo, Caitlyn Carter, Ian Composto, Ryan Dalesandro, Avari DeAngelo, Katelyn Gera, Zachary Jordan, Kenedy Lutz, Ruby Myers, Angelina Seeba, Ruhani Shah, Simona Sickler,...
Three MMI Preparatory School students placed in the annual Israel T. & Mildred Klapper Memorial Holocaust Essay Contest.
Senior Jayden Bonham, Junior Khristian Banks, and Junior Ty McDermott represented MMI Preparatory School at the state finals of the Pennsylvania School Press Association’s Student Journalism Competition at the University Park Campus at Penn State.
A team of four MMI Preparatory School students placed fourth in the annual Bloomsburg University Math Contest.
MMI Preparatory School announced that it has appointed two co-head coaches of the varsity baseball program for the upcoming season. Cory Rogers ’15 and Charlie Karchner ’14 will lead the Preppers through the next season.
MMI sophomore Abigail Sparich won the local chapter contest and earned 3rd place at the district level in the 2022 PA American Legion Essay Contest. Sparich is the daughter of Joe and Michele Sparich of Weatherly.
Zachary Naugle, Jared Santana, and Marissa Yamulla placed in the top three during MMI Preparatory School’s Sixth Grade Science Fair, which was held on February 11 in the MMI Cafeteria.
Junior Jessica Zheng, along with her research partner Xinyi Zhang of South Brunswick High School in NJ, was named a finalist in MIT THINK 2022. Zheng is the daughter of De Zheng and Hongzhi Zhang of Jim Thorpe.
Twenty of MMI Preparatory School’s participants placed in the top five of their respective categories at the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) Virtual Regional competition, nineteen individuals and two teams will advance to the 2021 FBLA State Leadership Conference.
MMI seniors Rachael Betz, Jayden Bonham and Connor Spencer received awards in the regional Scholastic Art & Writing Awards competition.
Senior Jayden Bonham, Junior Khristian Banks, and Junior Ty McDermott will represent MMI Preparatory School at the state finals of the Pennsylvania School Press Association’s Student Journalism Competition. The state finals will be held on March 30, 2022, at Penn State University’s University Park campus.
MMI Preparatory School has announced the names of students who achieved Honor Roll status during the second quarter of the 2021-2022 school year. Students achieving Second Quarter Honor Roll are as follows: Sixth Grade: Gabriella Carsia, Isabella DeStefano, Anna Drobnock, Benjamin Drobnock, Maia Laverty, Olivia Moore, Patrick Moore, Zachary Naugle, Arianny Nieves, Thomas Pantages, Siya Patel, Andrew Pedri, Evan Polanco, Derek Radzwich, Angel Reymunde-Wittmer, Xavier Reymunde-Wittmer, Jared Santana,Gavin Serock and Marissa Yamulla. Seventh Grade: Katherine Arias, Philip Benyo, Caitlyn Carter, Ian Composto, Ryan Dalesandro, Avari DeAngelo, Katelyn Gera, Zachary Jordan, Kenedy Lutz, Ruby Myers, Angelina Seeba, Ruhani Shah Simona Sickler,...
MMI Preparatory School senior Kaylee Witner, seated center, will continue her academic and athletic career in softball at Washington & Jefferson College.
Parents and children are invited to learn more about an MMI education at the Exploration Day on Saturday February 12, 2022 beginning at 9 a.m. on the MMI campus at 154 Centre Street in Freeland. Registration is required and space is limited. MMI’s Exploration Day gives parents and students in grades 6 through 12 an opportunity to explore the school’s admissions process and meet other families who are also making an MMI decision. Parents can learn about MMI’s smaller class sizes, personal attention, and co-curricular and extra-curricular options in athletics, the arts, and academics, as well as its well-rounded, college...
Pictured are, from left: Justin Kleinheider, MMI Head of School, Alison Zurawski, Community Relations Manager at Community Bank, N.A and Kim McNulty, Director of Advancement at MMI.