College Info Night – Tues Sep. 30th

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MCHS Student Services invites you to attend College Night: “From Freshman in High School to Freshman in College” here at Middle Creek on Tuesday, September 30th at 6:30 pm in the media center. The counselors will present information about what students should be doing during each grade to be prepared to successfully apply to college. We will also feature our Wake Tech Representative to discuss the College and Career Promise. This program is geared towards students and parents of all grade levels. Hope to see you there!

Register for Fall SAT Prep Course

Are you planning to take the SAT test soon?  Register Now for the Fall SAT Prep Course.

The deadline to register  is October 21, 2014. The course will target students taking the December 6th SAT test. This Prep course is offered after school and taught by MCHS teachers. The fee for the course is $150.00. Scholarships are available based on need. To apply for the course, fill in the MCHS SAT Prep Course Application. To apply for a SAT Prep Course Scholarship, please fill in the Prep Course Scholarship Application. All applications are also available in the main office or at Student Services.

ACT/SAT Question of the Day

ALL GRADE LEVELS!

Start prepping now for the ACT and SAT by completing one question a day! By test time, you will understand the types of questions asked in all areas and be more confident!

ACT Question of the Day:  http://www.act.org/qotd

SAT Question of the day:  http://sat.collegeboard.org/practice/sat-question-of-the-day

SAT/ACT Test Prep Help: CFNC.org allows you to practice your test-taking skills with their Free Test Prep.

Winter Wonders Craft Fair – Now Taking Vendor Applications

Are you an artist, a crafter or a vendor? Do you have a business or service to offer? MCHS PTSA is now accepting applications for our third annual Winter Wonders Craft Fair.
Winter Wonders Craft Fair will be at MCHS on Saturday, November 15 from 9am to 3pm. The Commons will be transformed into a Winter Wonderland of candles, jewelry, pottery, home goods, quilts, toys and so much more. Make sure that you are part of the fun. Booth space is limited so get those applications in now! Press ‘Continue Reading to Apply’.

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Reflections Art Contest

Calling all artists, poets, songwriters, photographers. It’s time to submit your work of art in this year’s Reflections Art Contest. There are seven categories to choose from. Everything from dance/choreography to films and video.

Last year, Middle Creek’s very own Caleb Rossi won 1st place in Nationals for Film Production. Click here to view Caleb’s winning entry or to get more inspiration from other National winning entries.

To find out how to participate, visit the MCHS PTSA website for rules and which teachers to submit your work of art to. You don’t have long. All entries must be in by the 1st week of November.

STEM Career Showcase Offered for Students with Disabilities

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Students with disabilities in grades 6-12 are invited to attend a Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Career Showcase Wednesday, October 15 from 10 am to Noon at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences in Raleigh. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet role models and learn more about STEM careers and many professional possibilities.

Registration is open through September 30. Space is limited to 200 students.
There is no charge, but preregistration is required.

Keep reading to learn more about the agenda and how to register.

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Get Involved at Middle Creek through School to Career Initiatives

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Employers are telling us that students need experiences relevant to the workplace. They are also saying that it needs to start in HIGH SCHOOL even for students who are entering college. Help us provide our students with those opportunities!

School-to-Career of Wake County is a collaborative effort between the business community and the school system to enhance and provide additional learning opportunities for both teachers and students.

PLEASE COMPLETE THIS SURVEY if you are willing to volunteer for school-to-career activities at Middle Creek High School.

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