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Welcome to McDowell High School, Home of the Titans! 

In recently released NC State School Performance Results, McDowell High School was listed in the top 6 high schools for exceeding growth expectations. Superintendent Mr. Mark Garrett stated, "One of the more impressive things a few years ago McDowell High School was way in the negative for growth, and this year almost eight points positive in growth, so that is good progress we continue to see there.” MHS received a performance grade of a B, up from previous years and our graduation rate was 87.6%. 

 

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Trunk or Treat

Trunk or Treat

October 29th from 5PM-7PM
MHS Student Parking Lot
Any schools or businesses interested in having a booth need to contact alison.garrett@mcdowell.k12.nc.us, no later than Friday, October 19th.

MHS Exceeds State Performance Expectations for 2017-2018

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In recently released NC State School Performance Results, McDowell High School was listed in the top 6 high schools for exceeding growth expectations. Superintendent Mr. Mark Garrett stated, "One of the more impressive...(Read More by clicking Title)

New Traffic Pattern at MHS Begins August 27

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Please review the new traffic pattern that will become effective on August 27, 2018. This is part of our ongoing #safe schools initiatives and improvements in McDowell County Schools. Click title to access plan.

Free Breakfast for All Students

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Beginning this school year, ALL STUDENTS will receive a FREE BREAKFAST in the cafeteria each school day. Please encourage your child to participate!

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Events

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Air Rifle Match (ROTC)
Date: 10/19/2018
Location: MHS Aux Gym
Football vs Watauga- Senior Night
Date: 10/19/2018
Air Rifle Match (ROTC)
Date: 10/20/2018
Location: MHS Aux Gym
Soccer vs W. Caldwell
Date: 10/22/2018, 4:30 PM 5:30 PM
Chorus Concert
Date: 10/23/2018, 7 PM 8 PM
Location: MHS Chorus Room
Area Manager Inspection & Reception (ROTC)
Date: 10/24/2018, 8 AM 11 AM
Location: MHS Main Gym and MHS Innovation Arena
Soccer vs Freedom
Date: 10/24/2018, 4:30 PM 5:30 PM
ASVAB Test
Date: 10/25/2018

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