It is time for the Senior Picnic! Graduation is just around the corner, but before we send our kids off to their bright futures, we have time for one more Mustang tradition. The Senior Picnic is Friday, May 22 at 1:30 and our school is asking for parent volunteers to make sure the special day runs smoothly. Volunteers will act as chaperones and help with set up and food service. The school asks that parents arrive to help at noon. MCHS is also looking to Continue reading →
Good News – We have a record number of students taking AP exams at Middle Creek Bad News – We don’t have enough proctors to oversee the exams. One of the best things your student can do to secure a place at the college of his or her choice is to take challenging courses in high school. A rigorous schedule shows college admission that a student is engaged and willing to stretch academically. And some scores on AP tests can earn course credit for college. This cannot only save you Continue reading →
If you could improve your school and be more in touch behind the scenes by devoting 2 hours per month, would you? If you could contribute your focus for 2 weeks to help out with a project that could raise needed funds to support academics, would you? As our students grow up and graduate, our PTSA Board and Committee members also move on leaving a need for new people with fresh ideas to step up and enhance academics at MCHS. THESE ARE EASY JOBS! Now is Continue reading →
Last Week to Donate Gift Cards! Middle Creek is committed to improving the reading levels of their students. One of the targeted interventions we are using to do this is a program called Achieve 3000. This computer based program provides students the opportunities to read non-fiction Associated Press articles at the individual student’s reading/lexile level with activities provided to measure comprehension. As student lexile levels improve, the articles automatically adjust to continue to push them higher and higher. In order to help keep students motivated and interested in Continue reading →
Can you help at our Holiday Teacher Luncheon? There are slots still available. Visit our sign-up form to volunteer today! Because we love the passion and dedication our teachers provide, the PTSA is hosting a Holiday Teacher Luncheon. The celebration will be held Thursday, Dec. 18th in the Media Center. Golden Corral will provide Turkey, Ham and Yeast Rolls. But we need your help in filling out the menu and helping serve our illustrious group of educators. This is by far the most fun lunch of Continue reading →
The PTSA Reflections Committee is in search of help. If you love the arts and interested in supporting this nationwide contest that showcases dance, visual art, film, photography and creative writing, please contact Diane Fahy at firstname.lastname@example.org. It only takes a few minutes of your time each month to help showcase our student’s masterpieces on a County, State and National level.
Do you have magazines you no longer need? Do you know of a doctor’s office that would love to recycle those used periodicals? Then our school would love to have them? The Media Center is always in need of near-current, gently used magazines and periodicals. All subjects are welcomed; like pop culture, sports, cars/motorcycles, home/garden/cooking, parenting, science, current events and more! Donations can be dropped off at the Media Center anytime Monday through Thursday.
Do you love throwing a good party? Do you enjoy caring for people by creating an occasion? Do you have good organizational skills and a knack for creating a festive gathering on a budget? The PTSA is seeking people just like you to chair and be a part of the Hospitality Committee. You and a friend or two can contribute you talents to MCHS by caring for the faculty and administration through hospitality. You write the script on this opportunity…a lunch each quarter or a Continue reading →
Teenager Sized Coats Needed! Do you have any coats that you are willing to donate to keep someone warm this Winter? Then donate your coat for WRAL’s Coats for the Children at Middle Creek High School anytime between now and Christmas. A large drop off box can be found in the front lobby of the school. This project is sponsored by the MCHS National Honor Society and they are looking specifically for Teenager sized coats. If you have any questions, please contact email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Mr. Gilliam, one of our art teachers is in need of a volunteer who has knowledge of brick or stone masonry and/or landscape design. He has been collecting Art Bricks from his students for quite a few years and now he needs help designing a walkway at Middle Creek High using those bricks. If anyone can help Mr. Gilliam bring this project to reality, please contact him at email@example.com