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Registration 2017-2018 Information

*Application for Peer Helping (Online Application)
 
*Application for Media and Computer Tech (Online Application)

*Advanced Manufacturing (Printable Application).

*Applications for PGC can be found in the Student Services office and are due by Feb. 22nd.

*CTE Career Clusters

*All registration cards are due to 1st period teachers on Feb. 10th.

*If students have questions regarding their concentration, they need to see their counselor or Mrs. Croymans.

*Students need to meet with their Math, English, History, and Science teachers for advisement on courses.
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Our Mission

 The mission of McDowell High School is to prepare all students for college and careers by providing world class opportunities through rigorous learning, experiences, and technology. As a community we will inspire students to achieve a successful future through goal setting, responsibility, organization, tolerance, and interpersonal communication.

Our Vision:

 Every student graduates with a plan for a successful future

 Our Motto:

 Pathway to World Class Opportunities and Excellence

Our Core Values:

  • Students are the reason we are here, and they possess the ability to learn.
  • Students have access to a quality education with caring adults who support, challenge and prepare them to be problem solvers and serve their community.
  • Quality relationships are key to student success and learning.
  • Students set goals for their future beyond graduation from high school.
  • Students are engaged in learning that is collaborative, relevant and rigorous; utilizing technology to learn skills needed for the future.
  • Students are offered opportunities to obtain certifications so they will be equipped with credentials that will give them an advantage and empower them in the job market.
  • Education is a shared community responsibility.

News & Announcements

Harold Smith Charitable Trust Scholarship

William Harold Smith -4 Year College

The William Harold Smith Educational Trust was established to provide financial assistance to students who are graduating from McDowell High School and are accepted into a post-secondary institution.

Criteria for Award: Financial need, character and reputation, scholastic achievement (3.0 gpa minimum), & participation in school, community and church activities.

To apply: Applications are available in the counseling office. Award is renewable

Deadline: April 5, 2017

GEARUP Information

Parents and Students check out the GEARUP Grade-level newsletters (by clicking on headline above). Some great info @GEARUPNC

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Events

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NJROTC Navy Ball
Date: 2/25/2017
Odyssey of the Mind Competition
Date: 2/25/2017
Jostens 10th grade meeting
Date: 2/27/2017, 8:20 AM 9 AM
ACT Testing
Date: 2/28/2017 3/10/2017
Planning Period Faculty Meeting in Media Center
Date: 2/28/2017
Location: Media Center
Titan Academy Faculty Meeting
Date: 3/1/2017, 3:30 PM 4:30 PM
Location: Robin Greene's Classroom
Department Head Meeting
Date: 3/7/2017, 3:15 PM 4:15 PM
Location: MHS Media Center
Career and College Promise Night and Junior Transition Night
Date: 3/9/2017, 6 PM 8 PM

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