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MCF Announcements (April 4-8)

Hello Middle College Students and Families!  I hope each of you had a great weekend.  Here are announcements for this week (April 4-8).

 

  • IMPORTANT!!! Students, you need to be checking both your WSFCS and your FT email accounts daily!!!

 

  • Any student that has been in close contact with Covid or has symptoms of Covid, please call the school or email Mrs. Hartis (lahartis@wsfcs.k12.nc.us). We will need to get additional information to determine if a quarantine is needed or not.  If you have any questions, please feel free to call the school.

 

NEW/PRIORITY ANNOUCEMENTS:

 

  • THANK YOU to everyone that helped make our Senior/Junior Prom possible this year. Thank you to all students that attended on Friday night! 

 

  • Senior Sunrise has been rescheduled for Wednesday, April 13 at 7:00 AM.

 

  • SGA is hosting a Dewey’s fundraiser. If you would like to either buy or sell Dewey’s, please come see Mrs. Sontag and earn points for your team.

 

  • We will be holding a blood drive at school on Wednesday, April 6, from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. The blood drive will be held in Snyder Hall.  To donate blood, you must be in good health, 16 years of age (16-year-olds need a completed and signed Parental Consent Form-available in the Main Office) or older, and weigh a minimum of 110 lbs. Team points will be awarded for donating blood and for signing up other donors.  Donors will receive a free T-shirt, refreshments, and a wellness check-up.  See  attached flyer for more information or visit oneblood.org/donate-now and use school code #56843 to schedule an appointment to donate on Wednesday.

 

  • Attention Juniors: Appalachian State University is sponsoring a summer program called Technovation For Good.  It is a two-week summer program that the Walker College of Business at Appalachian State is hosting this summer 2022. FULL SCHOLARSHIPS are available.

 

  • There will be no school for students on Friday, April 15 (Good Friday Holiday) and Monday, April 18 (Teacher Workday). Please mark your calendars accordingly.

 

  • Attention Bus Riders: There will be NO bus transportation April 11-14 due to it being Spring Break for the rest of WSFCS.  Students will have to provide their own transportation to/from school on these days.

 

  • As the temperature gets warmer as we move into Spring, I want to remind all students of the WSFCS Student Dress Code. Violations of the of the student dress code will be handled by school administration.  Below is a copy of the WSFCS Student Dress Code:
    • Students shall adhere to their school’s dress code. At a minimum, the following dress or appearance is prohibited:
      • Clothing that contains advertisements for tobacco, alcohol or drugs; pictures or graphics of nudity; words that are profane, lewd, vulgar, or indecent;
      • Halter or bare midriff tops, or bare midriffs;
      • Spaghetti straps or tank tops;
      • Strapless shirts or tube tops;
      • Bare feet;
      • Short shorts or skirts;
      • Pants, slacks or jeans that sag below waist; and
      • Hats, caps, bandanas, or garments which cover the student’s face or conceal the student’s identity.
      • Underpants or bras showing or worn as outerwear;
      • Provocative, revealing attire that exposes cleavage; and
      • Any symbols, styles or attire frequently associated with gangs, intimidation, violence or violent groups about which students at a particular school have been notified as described in AR 5131.4.

 

  • ATTENTION SENIORS: Here are dates for upcoming Senior events.  More specific information will be sent out as we get closer to the individual events.
    • Wednesday, April 13: Senior Sunrise (Breakfast provided)
    • Thursday, April 28: Senior Sunset & Outdoor Movie Night
    • Friday, April 29: Senior Picnic at Bolton Park (11:00 – 2:00)
    • Thursday, May 5: Forsyth Tech Graduation at Truist Park (Baseball Stadium)
    • Monday, May 9: Senior Awards Program in Strickland Auditorium
      • ECF @ 10:00 AM, MCF @ 1:00 PM
    • Tuesday, May 10: High School Graduation Practice at Deaton-Thompson Stadium
    • Thursday, May 12: High School Graduation (ECF @ 9:30 AM, MCF @ 12:30 PM)

 

  • ECF and MCF students and staff can now be tested for Covid at school between the hours of 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM. The test will be a rapid test with results within 15 minutes.  Please see Mrs. Shore (ECF) or Mrs. Hartis (MCF) for more information.  Students must have an authorization form signed by parent or guardian to be tested.  The form is attached.

 

REPEAT ANNOUCEMENTS:

 

 

  • Please contact Mrs. Weavil (klweavil@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) if you have specific questions about high school or college textbooks.

 

  • Any families needing assistance with school supplies for this year should contact Ms. Nakawatase (lynakawatase@wsfcs.k12.nc.us). We do have some supplies available to assist. 

 

  • We want all families to know that both ECF and MCF have a food bank ready to assist families in need. Please contact Ms. Nakawatase (lynakawatase@wsfcs.k12.nc.us) if you would like more information.

 

  • The class schedule/times for Middle College this year are as follows:
    • 1st Period: 10:30-11:50
    • Lunch: 11:50-12:30
    • 2nd Period: 12:30-1:50
    • 3rd Period: 1:55-3:15
  • Some of you may have a class at Early College (Ardmore Building) this semester. The Early College schedule is below:
    • 1st Period: 9:00-10:20
    • 2nd Period: 10:25-11:45
    • Lunch: 11:45-12:30
    • 3rd Period: 12:30-1:50
    • 4th Period: 1:55-3:15

 

 

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