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Welcome to McDowell High School, Home of the Titans!

We are looking forward to an awesome 2019-2020 School Year! 


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Connect McDowell Initiative


A volunteer group of industry and community leaders is looking to connect all of McDowell through technology.

Nearly two-thirds of McDowell County’s population either has inadequate internet connections or have to balance usage with the fear of extra fees. Many simply have no internet access at all. The McDowell Broadband Action Team (McBAT) has a plan to make that dream of connectivity a reality. Click the title to access more info.

Career and College Promise Path Opens Opportunities for Students


MHS has #opportunities via community #partnerships...Candace and Zoe graduated from MHS on June 7, will transfer to UNCW and Western Carolina University respectively this fall with associate degrees from @McDowellTechCC through the Career and College Promise program. Full story via McDowell News @

Titan Students Participate in Nine High School Choral Festival


Recently, Fifteen of our Titan Chorus students took a trip to Lenoir Rhyne University for a one day choral festival. These students participated with eight other area high schools, as well as, the University's singers/instrumentalists. This was the first time most of our students had ever had an opportunity to sing with 200+ other singers!!

Join them on May 29 for their end of year concert @ 7:00PM in the MHS Chorus room! Congrats students on your accomplishment! We're #titanproud.

CTE Students Place in State SkillsUSA Competition


McDowell High School students were very successful at the Skills USA competition in Greensboro this week. Over 2,000 students were competing from NC high schools. Students had to prepare a resume, take a test, interview, and complete a project or scenario based on the event. We are #titanproud of the state winners from MHS are: (Click title to read more)

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Volleyball vs Hickory @Home
Date: 9/16/2019
Women's Tennis vs South Caldwell @Home
Date: 9/16/2019
Womens Golf @ Orchard Hills
Date: 9/16/2019, 3:30 PM 4:30 PM
Mens Soccer vs Hickory @Home
Date: 9/16/2019, 4:30 PM 8:30 PM
Womens Tennis @ Owen rescheduled match for rain
Date: 9/17/2019
Volleyball @ St Stephens
Date: 9/18/2019
Women's Tennis @ Alexander Central
Date: 9/18/2019
Mens Soccer @ St Stephens
Date: 9/18/2019, 4:30 PM 8:30 PM


Graduation Countdown #classof2020