Matanzas High School Weekly Update
May 19, 2023
May 25 and 26 Bell Schedule
May 25 and May 26 will be early release days district-wide. Please review the bell schedules below for MHS.
Summer Community Service Opportunities at MHS
Matanzas is seeking student volunteers to help with various projects around campus this summer including organizing the textbook room, helping teachers move classrooms, get ready for orientation, and more. If you are available this summer and interested in earning Community Service Hours, please complete the Google Form below to get on our mailing list. When we have days that we will need students for projects, we will send out an email and a Remind text message for volunteers.
This Week's AP and AICE Testing Schedule and Information
Tuesday May 23rd AM - Biology (Candidates 3083-5035)
Check in for morning exams is 8AM, afternoon exam check in is 12:05PM. All exams will be in Building 10 (downstairs). If you have an afternoon test, go to first lunch and then check in for testing immediately after first lunch. If you arrive more than 10 minutes late for any test you will not be admitted!
Students must bring a photo ID and blue or black pens to testing (no pencils). Students may not bring backpacks, cell phones, purses or other items into the testing location. Find a secure location for those items prior to arriving for test check in. Water or snacks may only be brought in to the testing room in a clear package without labels.
Summer School Information
Summer School for students who need to remediate core courses (English, Math, Science and Social Studies) will be June 5 - June 22nd Monday through Thursday. Breakfast & Lunch will be provided for students and transportation will be provided for students residing in the Matanzas attendance zone.
MHS is Hiring!
Do you know anyone wanting to join the Pirate Crew here at Matanzas HS? We are hiring for the following positions for the upcoming school year - interested applicants should apply via the district website: https://www.flaglerschools.com/employment/work-with-us
- Campus Security
- Office Clerk
- ELA Teacher
- Math Teacher
- Social Studies Teacher
- Law & Justice Teacher
Spotlight - Matanzas Riverkeeper Award Winners
Congratulations to two of our Environmental Science students, who participated in a recent competition through the Matanzas Riverkeeper and were recognized for their projects raising awareness about important topics in our area.
Malik Murray - Received a $500 prize for his Letter to the Editor, published on May 11 (Check it out here: https://www.observerlocalnews.com/news/2023/may/11/letters-protecting-american-coot-birds-habitats-is-crucial/)
Ruben Barreto - Won a new surfboard from Surf Station for his PowerPoint Presentation
Senior Class Information
Mandatory Graduation Rehearsal
All graduating seniors are required to participate in MANDATORY graduation practice in the MHS gym at 8:45AM on Friday, May 26th. Students do not need to bring or wear their cap and gowns to the rehearsal. .
Any senior who has not yet purchased parking passes for graduation, please bring cash to purchase parking passes for the Ocean Center. All vehicles parking at the Ocean Center for graduation will need a parking pass, the cost is $5 per pass.
If you have any questions about graduation or rehearsal please contact Mr. Roe firstname.lastname@example.org or Ms. Alred email@example.com
Reminder - Graduating Senior Email Deactivation
Reminder to graduating seniors that Flagler Schools Google and email accounts will be deactivated on May 26th. If you use your school email to access any accounts you will need in the future, please make sure to change your email address to your personal email. This is especially important if you used this email for College Board, Khan Academy, Florida Bright Futures, or ACT. You should be able to go into settings on these accounts and change your email address.
Bright Futures Reminder
Link to the Bright Futures website and application - https://www.floridastudentfinancialaidsg.org/SAPHome/SAPHome?url=home
Upcoming Dates for Seniors
Walk the Halls at Rymfire Elementary
- Park in any available parking space in the front parking lot or along the curb in the front parking lot.
- Seniors will enter the main entrance and upon entry report to the Media Center where they will start the walk.
- We will start around 10:15.
Tuesday, May 23, 2023, 10:00 AM
Rymfire Elementary School, Rymfire Drive, Palm Coast, FL, USA
Walk the Halls at Belle Terre Elementary
Park in the bus loop area on the North side of the school as admin and Ms. Anderson will meet the seniors there prior to walking the halls.
Wednesday, May 24, 2023, 10:00 AM
Belle Terre Elementary School, Belle Terre Parkway, Palm Coast, FL, USA
Walk the Halls at Bunnell Elementary
- Come down Magnolia and park behind the cafeteria. If they are coming from N. Palmetto, the parking is on the left.
- If they are coming from US 1 onto Magnolia, the parking is on the right. Meet in the cafeteria.
- Students arrive at 2:00pm and start the walk at 2:15pm
Wednesday, May 24, 2023, 02:00 PM
Bunnell Elementary School, North Palmetto Street, Bunnell, FL, USA
Walk the Halls at Old Kings Elementary School
Parking is every man for themselves around here.
Seniors come through the courtyard gates as OKES will have people greeting them.
Thursday, May 25, 2023, 10:00 AM
Old Kings Elementary School, Old Kings Road South, Flagler Beach, FL, USA
Mandatory Graduation Rehearsal
Arrive in MHS Gymnasium by 8:45AM for mandatory graduation rehearsal.
Friday, May 26, 2023, 08:45 AM
Mark Your Calendars!!!
Early Dismissal - 12:15PM
Thursday, May 25, 2023, 12:15 PM
Last Day of School - 12:15 Dismissal
Friday, May 26, 2023, 12:15 PM
🎾🥎 Upcoming Home Athletic Events 🥍⚾
MHS Contact Information
Matanzas High School
Location: 3535 Pirate Nation Way, Palm Coast, FL, USA
Phone: 386 447 1575