Marengo Community High School District 154

110 Franks Road Marengo, IL 60152

Phone 815-568-6511   Fax 815-568-6510

Where learning is valued and excellence is the standard


All juniors will be taking the state required ACT test on Tuesday, March 3rd and will be released from school following the test. Students should come to the testing well rested and have a calculator and several #2 pencils. Best of Luck to the Class of 2016 as they take this very important test.

MCHS Boys Basketball

The MCHS Varsity Boys Basketball Team (11-3, 24-5) was selected by Comcast Sportsnet Chicago as the Team of the Week. Click here to view the broadcast.

MCHS is hosting the boys regional basketball tournament March 2-6. MCHS will play Tuesday, March 3 at 7:00 p.m. The Championship game will be played on Friday, March 6 at 7:00 p.m.


The fall of 2015 brings a new health requirement from the Illinois Department of Public Health. All 12th graders must show proof of two doses of meningococcal vaccine unless the first dose was administered after 16 years of age. In this case, only one dose is required. For more information regarding this requirement, please click here to read the Illinois Department of Public Health memo.

Featured News


Marengo Community High School District#154 Superintendent Dr. Dan Bertrand was one of forty-two superintendents from across the state and the Illinois Association of School Administrators (IASA) to serve on a committee entitled Vision 20/20. Vision 20/20’s task was to develop an educational policy to guide the future of education in Illinois. Vision 20/20 is a policy platform which reflects the input and opinions of educators from across the state from the southern tip of Illinois through the northern Chicago suburbs. This vision is the result of input »


Staying true to the magical world created by Dr. Seuss himself, Seussical is a show about love, family, and the power of imagination! Come join us in the world of Seuss featuring the Cat in the Hat, Horton the Elephant, Gertrude Mcfuzz, Mayzie LaBird, and many more!

Come out and join us March 12-13 at 7pm and Saturday the 14th at 2 and 7 pm. Tickets are $8 for adults and $6 for students and seniors. If you are interested in sponsoring this production or donating a Seuss-themed silent auction basket, please email director Kate Griffith at »


The Illinois State Scholars is an award that recognizes students for academic achievements in the classroom and for excelling on their ACT scores. Marengo Community High School would like to recognize this accomplishment. Congratulations to our 2015 Illinois State Scholars.

Caitlyn Allen Dominique Bailey Eric Brosch Claire Cowan

Ethan Diedrick Madison Evans Megan Hanelt Dayna Hartje

Patrick Kralik Lowell LaGue Jonathan Mier Emily Millard

Alexis Olson Kaylin Punotai Weston Shepard Nicholas Simons

Greyson Smith Aaron Stratton Sarah VanValkenburg Stephanie Voller

On Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 6 p.m. there will be a dinner reception for students and their families in room 1403. At approximately 7:30 p.m., during halftime of the varsity boys’ basketball game, students will be recognized in front of the crowd. The staff at MCHS is extremely proud of the academic achievements of these students and wish them continued success in their final months at MCHS and in their future endeavors. »