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Principal's Weekly Message

Good afternoon Middle Creek High School families, 

 

I hope everyone has had a wonderful weekend and Happy Memorial Day! Thank you to those family and community members who have served our country and I hope all our families enjoyed their holiday and celebrating our country’s fallen heroes.   

 

We have a short week this week, and just four instructional days left until we begin our second semester exams. Below is information about the testing schedule and special reminder for our Seniors.  Thank you for your attention to the calendar items and details below.

 

Information & Reminders:

Information for Second Semester Exams:

Our Spring Semester exam window is coming up in June.  Important information related to the exam window, and the process to check out early is linked below. 

Please keep in mind that the exam window is set by the state, and only very specific medical situations could be cause for testing outside this window. Please email our testing coordinator, Anna Carpenter at ascarpenter@wcpss.net if you have any questions. 

 

Early Release Permission Slip (1 needed for each day of testing.)

Exam Week Schedule



Senior Information:

Baccalaureate Information and Invitation - please see the link here!

 

Senior Meeting - A senior meeting for all seniors will be held June 3rd at 12pm.  All students will report to the Auditorium when called to get updates and reminders from Students Services on transcripts and Administration will review information related to graduation and rehearsal.  

 

Senior Picnic will be held June 3rd after the senior meeting.  Lunch and games will be provided for students to enjoy and participate in.  

 

Senior WCPSS Laptops -

Seniors must return their Wake County issued laptop and charger.  There are many options for the items being returned:

  1. If they do not need it for exams, return the laptop and charger to the media center on June 3rd.

  2. Return it before or after graduation rehearsal, in the media center, on June 7th or June 8th.

  3. Return it after your exam- up until June 10th.

WCPSS Laptop and charger must be returned.  If it is not returned a notice will be sent home.  

 

 

Information from Student Services:

UNC System Update: Waiver for Standardized Testing

Please see the attached memo from the UNC System Office that outlines the Board of Governors’ decision to waive the standardized testing component for students applying for admission through Fall 2024 due to the disruption in the learning environment from COVID-19.  UNC Waiver Information 

 

Reminders for Seniors:

  • Please remind your senior to move any files they would like to save from their WCPSS Google Drive to their personal drive prior to the end of the school year.  They will no longer have access after June 30.  For instructions on saving work, please visit this link: https://google.wcpss.net/save-content/index.htm

  • Final Transcripts: Information for how to send final transcripts to colleges is available at this link.  Please make sure your senior has made arrangements for their final transcript to be sent to their college.  Failure to do this may result in difficulties registering for classes and attending orientation.




Calendar:

Below are some of the events scheduled this week.

Mon, May 30th :        Holiday! No School                      

Fri, June 3rd:            Senior Meeting 12:00pm.; Senior Picnic to follow

                

That concludes my news for this week.  See you all bright and early tomorrow! 

 

Sincerely,

Lacey Peckham, Principal