Opportunity to earn Volunteer Hours and Fun Teen programs at Eva Perry Library

Earn Volunteer Hours

6th-10th graders have an opportunity to earn two community service hours during our Teen Performance Night on March 8.  Performers should arrive at 6:45.  All programs are from 7:00-8:00pm. at Eva Perry Regional Library in Apex.

Please email linda.winkler@wakegov.com if you’d like to register for any program.

Un-Valentine Party! – Thursday, Feb 8 at 7 p.m.

Un-Celebrate Valentine’s Day with sour games and sweet treats!

Chocolate Olympics!  – Thursday, Feb 15 at 7 p.m.

Celebrate the Winter Olympics with chocolate games and treats!

India Night! – Thursday, Feb 22 at 7 p.m.

Henna tattoos, Bollywood dance  demo, and crafts from India!

Candy Sushi! – Thursday, March 1 at 7 p.m.

Candy sushi, origami, & manga drawing!

 

Teen Performance Night! – Thursday, March 8 at 7 p.m.

Sing, dance, act, recite, demonstrate!

Receive 2 hours of community service! 

 

Protect Your Peeps! – Thursday, March 15 at 7 p.m.

Build protection for your peeps!

 Guardians of the Galaxy Movie! – Thursday, March 22 at 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Interactive showing of this fun film!            Registration Required.

Knights! – Thursday, March 29 at 7 p.m.

Local LARP (live action role playing) group will demonstrate sword fighting and how to make a practice sword!

Important updates to the State Employees Credit Union People Helping People Scholarship

Attention Seniors:

The State Employees Credit Union People Helping People Scholarship has changed this year and applications are due earlier than in previous years. This scholarship is open to students who have been accepted to one of the 16 campuses of the University of North Carolina system and whose parents are members of the State Employees Credit Union. Students must have demonstrated financial need and demonstrate leadership, excellence of character, integrity, and community involvement. Applications are available online at the MCHS website and must be turned in both via email and hard copy by February 16th to Mrs. Woynicz in Student Services. Please see the MCHS website for application instructions and stop by Student Services with any questions.

Meredith Women’s Leadership Conference – Deadline Friday Jan 26th

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Meredith Women’s Leadership Conference
Registration deadline – Friday, January 26, 2018.
​Register for free event at:
https://recruit.meredith.edu/register/LC​

Meredith College offers an annual women’s leadership conference for high school juniors who are interested in developing and sharpening their leadership skills. The Meredith College Office of Student Leadership and Service, in conjunction with the Office of Admissions, will be hosting this free conference on Saturday, February 3, 2018.

The schedule for the day is as follows:
9:15-9:45 am Check-in and Breakfast
10:00-10:30 am: Opening Session; Welcome
10:40–11:30 am:Leadership Session, Topic 1
11:40 am– 1:40 pm:Leadership Session, Topic 2
Lunch provided
1:50–2:40 pm:Leadership Session, Topic 3
2:50 – 3:15 p.:  Closing Session
3:15 – 4:00 pm:Campus Tour (optional)

A confirmation e-mail with additional details will then be sent.

Please call the Office of Admissions at 1-800-MEREDITH or e-mail us at admissions@meredith.edu with any questions.

The Perry Initiative – for high-school girls interested in career in medicine and engineering.

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Online Application:
https://perryinitiative.org/programs/student-online-application/
Deadline: March 14, 2018

The Perry Outreach Program will be held on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at Duke University in Durham, NC. The Perry Outreach Program is a free, one-day, hands-on experience for high school women who are interested in pursuing careers in medicine and engineering. Students will hear from women leaders in these fields and try it for themselves by performing mock orthopedic surgeries and bio mechanics experiments.

Bank of America Student Leaders Program

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Application Window:  October 30, 2017-February 2, 2018

​Click Here for online application.
For questions concerning this program, please call 1-800-218-9946.

Bank of America is looking for the next generation of community leaders. If you are a junior or senior in high school and are working to make a difference in your school or community, we want to support you.

As a Student Leader, you will participate in an eight-week paid internship at a local nonprofit organization where you will learn first-hand about the needs of your community and the critical role nonprofits play. In addition, you will learn valuable civic, social and business leadership skills. Each Student Leader will attend the Student Leaders Summit held in Washington, D.C. where you will learn how government, business and the nonprofit sector work together to address critical community needs.

To become a Student Leader, you must:

  • Currently be a junior or senior in high school
  • Be able to participate in an 8-week paid internship at a local nonprofit organization (Wake County) and work 35 hours a week
  • Be legally authorized to work in the US without sponsorship through the end of September 2018
  • Be able to participate in a week-long Student Leaders Summit in Washington, DC (July 8 – July 13, 2018)
    (All expenses paid. This week will be part of your 8-week experience.)
  • Be a student in good standing at your school
  • Obtain a letter of recommendation from a teacher, guidance counselor, or school administrator.

Please note, Bank of America employees or members of their family are NOT eligible for nomination. Family members include: spouse or domestic partner, child (including by adoption), parent, grandparent, grandchild, cousin, aunt, uncle, sibling, parent-in-law, brother-in-law or sister-in-law of the employee or the employee’s spouse or domestic partner, as well as step relationships.

PTSA Meeting This Tuesday!

This Tuesday, January 23rd, is the first PTSA meeting of the new year. Everyone is welcome to come and sit in Whether you’re a nonmember interested in joining, or a member looking to be involved in your student’s school. So please join us at the PTSA meeting and help us ring in the new year PTSA style.

Teacher Luncheon This Thursday!

Our next staff luncheon will be soup, salad and sandwich theme on January 25th.  All foods must be delivered to the MCHS media workroom by 10am on this day.  Please mark your donations MCHS Teacher lunch and bring in a disposable container if possible.  If you need your container returned, please label with your name.  It will be washed and left in the media workroom for pick up.  Please let the staff in the media center know if your item needs to be refrigerated.  Non-food items can be delivered to the media work room prior to the day of the luncheon.

If you have any questions, please email Tonya Brady at tbrady1@nc.rr.com.

The teachers and staff are so appreciative for your support.

Date: 01/25/2018 (Thu.)

Time: 9:30am – 1:30pm EST

Location: MCHS Media Center

 

Click here for the SignUpGenius link.

Requesting a Schedule Change

Middle Creek High School is now using an email request system for schedule change requests for the
2017-2018 school year. All requests must be submitted to the email address:

middlecreekhssched@wcpss.net

Requests must be submitted from a WCPSS email only (www.wcpss.net/studentemail for assistance).

Emails from personal email accounts cannot and will not be considered. Please follow the below instructions
carefully.

Schedule changes will be considered for the following reasons only:

  • Student has earned a credit in the same course previously.
  • Student would like to increase rigor (only possible if room available).
  • Same course is listed twice.
  • Courses scheduled out of sequence or 2 PE courses in the same day.
  • Student did not choose course during registration time (Course selection sheet must have been returned during registration time to verify this).
  • Student does not have prerequisite necessary for course.

How to Get a Schedule Change:

Using your WCPSS student email account, compose an email to the email address listed earlier. In the subject line, type the student’s first name, last name, and grade level. In the body of your email you must include: 1) the specific course you are requesting to drop, 2) the course you are requesting to add, and 3) the reason from above that supports the need for a change. Please keep your email to 25 words or less so that reviewers are able to review and reply in a timely manner. Responses will be sent back to the student email.