Visit with Albany Technical College on Wednesday, July 17, from 4 p.m. - 6 p.m., at Mitchell County High School Gymnasium to apply, test or inquire about financial aid opportunities. You can even register for classes the same day!
The Mitchell County School Nutrition Program is participating in the Summer Feeding Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge up to age 18. Children will be served regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service. To find out the locations and times the meals will be provided, please click on the title.
Ms. L. Wingate’s Culinary Arts students are hosting events in their Eagle’s Nest Café at Mitchell County High School. Businesses can meet at a time and day of their choice, menus are tailored to meet the business’ needs, and audio/visual equipment is provided. Requirements: minimum of 10 people, but can accommodate up to 50 and give at least a week’s notice in advance. There is no charge for the room, just the meal. For more information, e-mail Lillibel_Wingate@mitchell.k12.ga.us.
Registration for Pre-K for the 2019-2020 school year is going on now. For Pre-K, your child must be 4 years old on or before September 1, 2019 (Birthdate must fall between September 2, 2014 and September 1, 2015). For more info, call 229-336-8250. Read more about the requirements on page 8 of the February 2019 issue of the Eagle's Nest newsletter.
The Mitchell County Board of Education meetings will be held the third Tuesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. in the Mitchell County Board of Education Board Room (Currently located at Mitchell County High School). Work sessions will be held on Thursdays at 5:30 p.m. in the Mitchell County Board of Education Board Room prior to the third Tuesday of each month. Click on the title for more information.
Charles Grissom (2018 Sullivan) and Naya Whitus (2019 Sullivan Scholar) attended the first VSU Inaugural Sullivan Summit held in Valdosta on January 26. Sullivan Scholars, parents, school administrators, and superintendents from 20 districts attended. Read more about the summit in the February 2019 issue of the Eagle's Nest newsletter.
Mitchell County Board of Education has moved to Mitchell County High School, 1000 Newton Road (Old Freshman Academy/Hall D). The Mitchell County Board of Education meetings will be held at the High School for the remainder of year: November 8, November 13, and December 11. All meetings begin at 5:30 p.m. Meetings will be held at this location until further notice.
REACH Scholars Recognized
Congratulations to Mitchell County High School 8th Grade Students Karsen Murray, Avalyn Scott, Kacy Pace, Jah’sean Hicks, and Frederick Anderson, Jr. (shown left) for being selected to be the first REACH Scholars at Mitchell County High School. The students were recognized at the MCHS REACH Signing Ceremony held on October 31, 2108. Read more about the REACH program in the November issue of the Eagle's Nest newsletter
Children are given electronic access to hundreds of books! Parents can assist their children and monitor their children’s progress by setting up an account at www.f2b.com/register/mitchellcounty. Students in grades Pre-K – 3rd have been provided a login. Parents are encouraged to enroll their toddlers in Mitchell County’s F2B! Log in using this address: www.footsteps2Brilliance.com
Pick up your copy today of the newsletter. Read about MCHS's Class of 2019 and the new REACH Scholars (page 1); CHAMPS Graduates (page 2); JROTC Distinguished Unit (page 3); Summer Feeding Program Schedule (page 4); read about students planting flowers (page 5); MCMS Field Day (page 6) and Awards Day (page 9); CTAE activities (page 10), Young Marine Take Back Pill Day (page 11); MCHS Class of 2019 Graduation and MCPS Kindergarten Graduation (page 12)