Announcements January 16, 2020

Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday
MMC will be closed Monday, January 20 in observance of the MLK Jr. Holiday – no school for students or staff.

Weather Makeup Day
We missed school back in September due to the impact of Hurricane Dorian. Therefore, our first scheduled weather makeup day (Monday, February 17) will be a REGULAR school day. If we have no other inclement weather or school closings, the second and third weather makeup days will be vacation days. You can view our full school calendar here.

Interact Club
All students are invited to attend the next meeting of our Interact Club on Wednesday, January 22 at 2:00 in Mr. Byrd’s classroom (124A). This organization is sponsored by the West Metro Rotary Club and focuses on service to our community and student leadership. Lunch will be provided to all participants.

VirtualSC Registration Deadline
Registration for VirtualSC courses ends Friday, January 17. Any student interested in taking a virtual course should speak to Ms. Epps or Mrs. Girolamo about course approval.

PLT & Attendance
Students must meet attendance and work requirements to earn the privilege of leaving early on Friday. Students who leave without permission during PLT will face consequences. Parents are strongly encouraged to use the PowerSchool app and have regular conversations with students about their attendance. Please contact the office if you need access to PowerSchool.

Individual Graduation Plans
Has your student had an Individual Graduation Plan (IGP) meeting with Jeannie Epps, School Counselor, who coordinates our IGP meetings for ALL juniors and seniors? Parents are requested to attend these meetings if at all possible. Please contact Ms. Epps at jeannieepps@midlandsmiddlecollege.com or 803-822-7045 to set up a meeting for you and your student.

Prom
SAVE THE DATE! Prom 2020 is scheduled for Friday, April 3. Our student and parent committees are working hard to raise money and make plans for this special event. It is not too late to join either committee – contact Mrs. Laurie Lee if interested.

Senior Pictures
Pretty Pictures Photography is offering special prices for our senior portraits (cap & gown and tux/drape). Please see the details here and schedule your studio session today!

Cap & Gown Orders
Seniors, if you ordered your cap & gown before the October deadline, they are here NOW. Please come to the office to get yours. If you have not yet ordered your cap & gown, order forms and payment are due January 31.