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MCHS mock trial takes 1st place at UK

Congratulations to the Madison Central High School Mock Trial for taking 1st place at the UK Mock Trial's 5th Annual Wildcat Invitational. This team is an amazing group of kids that work hard and represent Madison Central High School, Madison County Schools, and Richmond very well every time they compete.

2016 MCHS Yearbook

Click here to reserve your copy of the 2016 MCHS Yearbook today!  Cost is $65.  The price increases on April 1, 2016, so order today!  Keep up-to-date with yearbook information at

MCHS Twitter Information

Looking for Twitter information for MCHS?  Click here!

Health Researchers Youth Academy

This opportunity is available for current juniors interested in learning about the vast array of careers and opportunities available in health care research.  All application materials are due by March 25, 2016.  Apply online and receive more information at  Brochures are also available in the guidance office.

MCHS Blood Drive

HOSA is sponsoring a Blood Drive on February 12 from 9:00 – 2:15 at MCHS in the main building gym.  Students can obtain permission forms during lunch in the cafeteria from a HOSA member.  Bring the permission form back to the cafeteria  after it is signed by a parent and HOSA members will schedule an appointment.  Last day to bring in signed permission forms will be Wed. Feb. 10th .  Please bring photo ID on the day of the blood drive. All donors will be entered in  a drawing for 2 - $25 ITunes cards to be given away.  Also Seniors who donate will be entered in a drawing for a scholarship at the end of the year. 

School in session Feb. 15

In an effort to maximize face-to-face instructional time and in light of our recent inclement weather, Madison County Schools WILL BE in session on Monday, February 15.

Fashion Institute of Design Rep at MCHS

A representative from the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising will be located in the MCHS cafeteria on Wednesday, February 24 to meet with interested students.

ACT Prep Workshop at MCHS

On Tuesday, March 1, all juniors at Madison Central High School will be taking the ACT. A score increase of even one or two points on the ACT college admissions test can make the difference in your student getting accepted at the college of their choice and/or qualifying for scholarships and honors programs.


ZAPS Learning Company has scheduled a seminar at MCHS to provide your student with strategies and tips that have been shown to raise ACT scores 1 to 5 points. For more than three decades, ZAPS has been helping high school students do their best on the ACT.

Click here for a flyer with the date, time & cost.

MCHS JROTC wins championship

Madison Central Army JROTC Raider and Drill teams win Bluegrass League Championship.


An admissions counselor will be at MCHS on Tuesday, February 9, from 9:00 AM until 10 AM in the lecture hall to meet with any student who is interested in Western Kentucky University.  

AP Test Registration

Online registration for AP exams is now open.  To avoid a late fee, registration must be completed by February 25.  Instructions follow...

9 MCS teachers awarded Innovation Grants

Bechtel Parsons Blue Grass (BPBG) presented a $10,000 donation to Madison County Schools to fund innovative classroom activities focused on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Teachers from nine different schools will share the funds from BPBG for activities to promote student-centered learning.

Support the Daniel Ellis Memorial Foundation

  • Mission – To inspire, empower, educate and assist Madison County
  • Vision – To have passion for one another; to put others needs before you own

Fundraiser for the foundation will be a memorial 5k race on Saturday, March 19

  • Special rate for students
  • Run/walk event
  • Out-of-towners may sign up to do the 5k virtually…they will be sent a race t-shirt and bib!!

Information about the race can be found at

Winter Weather Information

It's finally winter! The cold temperatures create a good time to remind parents about a few things:
1. If school is cancelled due to inclement weather, the cancellation will be found on the district's website, social media pages, and on the local news outlets. If you see a social media friend post that school has been cancelled, please check one of the official sites to confirm. Those sites can be found by clicking these links:  Facebook or Twitter.
2. The district does use a delay system on occasion. If a delay is called and you need additional information, please click HERE.
3. This year, the district has the opportunity to use Non-Traditional Instructional Days (NTI: Madison). NTI days will be announced in the same way that cancelled or delayed days are announced. If you have not received information from your child's school, please contact them as soon as possible. Additional NTI: Madison can be found HERE.

Are You Interested in the Air Force Academy?

Any student interested in the U.S. Air Force Academy should click here for a document containing helpful information.


The ASVAB will be given at MCHS on Monday, February 8.  Students interested in taking the examine may sign up in the guidance office. 

Union College Rep at MCHS

A representative from Union College will be located in the MCHS cafeteria on Tuesday, Februrary 16, during lunch to meet with interested students.

Parent University

What is Parent University?

Parent University is a community collaborative to help parents become full partners in their children’s education. Offers workshops to provide information and equip families on college and career preparation. Parent University is also provided to increase parental involvement in the school and empower families in the success of their children.

KY Center Governor's School for Arts

GSA applications accepted beginning Oct. 1

Students interested in attending The Kentucky Center Governor’s School for the Arts (GSA) can apply for ArtShops and GSA summer program auditions beginning Oct. 1.

Volunteer Confidentiality Training for 2015-16

Click here for the 2015-16 volunteer confidentiality training schedule.  All trainings will be presented by the School FRYSC.


Volunteer recertification letters (lavender color) were mailed last week from the MCBE.  These letters must be returned to the Youth Services Center or MCBE as soon as possible in order to remain on the volunteer certification list for next year.

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