Baccalaureate Planning Meeting this Monday

A Baccalaureate planning meeting will be held on Monday, January 26th at 7:00 in the school library. Baccalaureate is a Christian-based, interdenominational service that honors a graduating senior class. Please mark your calendars and plan on joining us if you are interested in helping. The Baccalaureate service is scheduled on Sunday, June 7th at Colonial Baptist Church on Tryon. All seniors and their families are invited to attend.

Senior Cap and Gown Picture Day

SENIORS- Cap and Gown picture day is Feb 5 – You MUST sign up for an appointment on Coach Wray’s door (room 228) – There is a 10.00 sitting fee payable to Lifetouch. Caps and Gowns are provided. Guys should wear a white shirt with black tie and ladies should wear a v-neck blouse. Appointments are limited and on first come, first served basis.

Register for Spring SAT Prep Course

Are you planning to take the SAT soon? Register NOW!

Applications are available online, in the main office, and student services. The deadline to register for the MCHS SAT Prep Course is Tuesday, January 27, 2015. Classes begin Wednesday, January 28, 2015. The targeted SAT test date is March 14, 2015. The course is offered after school from 3:30-6:30 and taught by MCHS teachers. The fee for the course is $150.00. Seats are limited to the first 30 paid applicants. Payments can be made online on the MCHS website, cash, check, or money order.

A limited number of scholarships are awarded based on financial need and the scholarship portion of the application is due on Monday, January 26, 2015.

SAT Prep Course Application

SAT Prep Course Scholarship Application

Reflection Contest Winners

The results from the judges of the MCHS Reflections Art Contest are in! The results from the first round of judging from entries from MCHS are as follows by category:

Visual Arts:

1st place – Cheryl Assante: “Nature Vs. Us”
2nd place – Sara Abushhakra: “Enlightening The World”


1st place – Abigail Carr: “Teenagers”
2nd place – Elliana Alexander: “Our World”


1st place – Anne-Catherine Riesett: “Just Say No To Pink”
2nd place – Anne-Catherine Riesett: “Just Breathe”


1st place – Melainey Unger
2nd place – Isabelle Zamilla
3rd place – Abby McMillan

Congratulations to all the winners and thank you to those who participated. The Wake County competition results will be announced shortly. Awards and certificates for winners and participants will distributed at a future PTSA meeting to be determined.

UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy LEAD Program 2015

lead2014Have you thought about a career in pharmacy or research? Looking for networking & professional-development opportunities? A career that would position you for excellent earning potential? Attend the 2015 LEAD Program at UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy. The LEAD program is a one-day event that provides an excellent opportunity for professional and leadership development, exposure to a career in pharmacy and the pharmaceutical sciences, and learning how to gain the competitive edge in the admission processes.

The program for high school and rising freshman college students is Saturday, March 7th 8:00am – 3:30pm and will be held at the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy. There is no cost to attend! Application deadline is February 6, 2015. Please visit for more information.