September 2, 2022
Labor Day Holiday - Sept. 5
Monday, September 5, is the Labor Day holiday. Both Middle College and Durham Tech are closed.
MCHS Speech and Debate team meets in room 1-150 each Tuesday from 3:35 pm until 4:15 pm. Any student who is interested in speech and debate is welcome to attend; no experience necessary.
MCHS investment club meets on club B day in room 1-150 of the White Building, 3:35 pm until 4:15 pm.
ACT Support Plan
On Friday, August 26, juniors were provided information regarding the Middle College High School ACT Support Plan. Please see the MCHS ACT Parent Letter for additional details and be on the lookout for additional communication the closer we get to October. Juniors were also provided with their login information for the ACT Prep online platform. They can begin practicing now. Please reach out to Principal Taylor-Simon if you have any questions regarding the ACT prep program.
College Essay Workshop
It's about that time! Join our English department to get started on your college application essays. We'll use the Common Application prompts for guidance as we brainstorm, outline, draft, edit, and revise. The Emily K. Center will host the first workshop on 9/6.
Mavs at Work - Submit Pictures for the Yearbook
Below: MCHS senior Yesenia Arriola is a biscuit maker at Rise Bakery.
Buy Your Yearbook
Nasher Museum of Art Opportunity for High School Students
We hope to recruit students that are not just interested in creating art, but individuals who may be interested in learning and exploring different topics, such as world history, contemporary issues and scientific applications, through the museum’s exhibitions and collection.
Applications due September 25, 2022
Register for Free Tutoring at CAE
Beginning Aug. 22, MCHS students can get help in college courses in building10, room 308. The first step is creating an account with the Center for Academic Excellence. From there you can book tutors at convenient times.