PTA Night with the Symphony

The Music of John Williams
April 19 & 20, 2013 at 8pm
Meymandi Concert Hall, Raleigh

He’s recipient of nearly fifty Academy Award nominations and the creative force behind the mesmerizing musical themes to Harry Potter, Star Wars, Jaws and so many more. John Williams has had an indelible impact on contemporary music, and you can experience it live, in a concert salute to his most electrifying scores.

Tickets regularly $56
NCPTA price: $42

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2nd Annual Stampede 5K

downloadRegistration is now open for the Stampede 5K….The Stampede 5K takes place on Saturday, April 27, 2013, with a 10:00 am start time. The 5K course is USATF certified and chip timing will be done by Young & Associates. The race starts and ends in Mustang Stadium.  Trophies will be awarded to top overall male and female and medals given for top male and female in 17 different age groups!

Register by April 9th to guarantee an event T-shirt!

Click here to register!

2013 Graduation at Duke Energy Center

grad2Graduation 2013 is at Memorial Auditorium in the now Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts.  We just received notice today that before the BIG DAY,  the Progress Energy Center’s name will been changed to the Duke Energy Center.  Some of the printed materials you may have already received from MCHS will identify the building as the “Progress Energy Center” and future materials will say “Duke Energy Center”.  Same building, new name….

Click here for more information on graduation details!

Spring SAT Prep Course Scholarship

SATprepThe Spring S.A.T. Prep course at MCHS will be offered on Wednesdays, 4/24-5/29, from 4-7 p.m.  The cost of the course is $200.00.  The PTSA is sponsoring a scholarship covering the entire cost of the course for eligible students.  To apply, fill out the form below and submit it to Mr. Brooks by Fri. 4/19.  For questions, please contact Mr. Brooks at jbrooks@wcpss.net.

 

SAT Prep Course Scholarship Spring 2013 (PDF)

SAT Prep Course Scholarship Spring 2013 (Word Doc)

NAHS Food Bank Drive for Easter

nahsEaster is right around the corner and that ham sure does sound yummy! However, there are lots of people who won’t be able to afford an Easter feast. The NAHS is collecting canned and nonperishable foods for the NC Food Bank to help those less fortunate. Please bring donated items to Ms. Taylor’s class in room 304, or place them in the big box in the commons. It’s always nice to think of others, especially when you can help them so easily. Your donations will go a long way in helping others.

Summer Youth Business and Entrepreneurship Academy

nc_central_univNorth Carolina Central University is hosting the 2013 Summer Youth Business and Entrepreneurship Academy. July 15-July 26 2013.  The academy is open to high achieving rising 10th and 11th grade students with a B average or higher.  Selected students will receive business training and exposure to higher education on the campus of NCCU, along with a full scholarship to cover the cost of attendance plus materials.  If you are interested, please pick up an application in student services outside Mrs. Burton’s office.  Application Deadline is March 29, 2013.

E-STEM Day at NC State for Sophomores and Juniors

NCSU-220x165The faculty and staff at the College of Education are pleased to invite students to our 2ndAnnual

E-STEM Teaching Careers Day (Explore Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Teaching Careers Day)!

Friday, March 15, 2013

2:00 PM – 4:30 PM  

The Friday Institute at NCSU

Please RSVP by Wednesday, March 6th at go.ncsu.edu/3.15.2013

This day of career exploration will allow students to catch a glimpse of the experiences they would encounter as a student in a STEM Education major at NC State University.  Some highlights of the event include the opportunity to explore with hands-on and interactive sessions with members of the College of Education faculty and staff, meeting current College of Education students and the chance to learn more about the prestigious STEM Education programs available at NCSU.

NC State is committed to excellence and fostering academic maturation and inclusion for ALL students, conducive for a diverse population of students to succeed.  All current high school sophomores and juniors are invited to attend.