Posts By: Courtney Girolamo

ESSER III Public Input Survey

On March 11, 2021, the American Rescue Plan (ARP) Act was signed into law. The US Department of Education is providing an additional $121.9 billion for the Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund (ESSER III Fund). This legislation will award these grants to state educational agencies (SEAs) for the purpose of providing local educational… Read more »

Announcements June 4, 2021

These are your LAST announcements for the 2020-2021 school year. We hope you all have a wonderful summer! To our graduates: we wish you the very best in all your future endeavors. To our returning students: we look forward to seeing you back in the fall. School starts August 11! Graduation RemindersGraduates, be sure to arrive by… Read more »

Announcements May 21, 2021

Masks for Graduation CeremonyPer the CDC, fully vaccinated individuals are no longer required to wear a face covering. The Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center continues to strongly advise individuals who are not fully vaccinated to follow the guidelines set forth by the CDC which include wearing a face covering/mask. Temperature checks will not be required at the door…. Read more »

Announcements May 14, 2021

Update on Face MasksThe SC Department of Education has removed the requirement for students and staff to wear face coverings. The SC Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) is still STRONGLY RECOMMENDING their use, particularly by anyone who has not been fully vaccinated. From this point forward, MMC will not enforce the wearing of… Read more »

Announcements April 30, 2021

Hello MMC Students and Parents! Below are your announcements for the week: End-of-Year Semi-FormalWe are thrilled to announce that MMC will host an end-of-year semi-formal celebration on Friday, May 21, from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. at the Phillips Market Center in West Columbia. DJ Ronny Lane will provide music for a fun evening of dancing! Tickets will go on sale next Wednesday for… Read more »

Announcements April 25, 2021

Learning Models: New Legislation & Plans for Next YearYou may have seen in the news this week that Senate Bill S. 704 was passed by our state legislature and was signed into law by the governor. This legislation requires that schools offer five-day, face-to-face instruction on or before April 26, 2021. This does not limit the flexibility… Read more »

Announcements April 16, 2021

Free Application to MTCAttention Seniors! Midlands Technical College wants to help you reach your educational and career goals. They are waiving the application fee during MTC Application Week – April 19th – April 23rd. See this flyer for more information. Graduation TicketsGood news! We still have tickets available for our graduation ceremony on June 4. Additional tickets… Read more »

Announcements March 26, 2021

COVID Vaccine for StudentsToday, Governor Henry McMaster announced that COVID vaccine eligibility in South Carolina will open to everyone aged 16 and older starting Wednesday, March 31. At this time, we have not received any guidance on when, or if, the vaccine may be required for high school students. However, you may choose to visit the SC… Read more »

Announcements March 19, 2021

WIN Assessment Make-upDue to the weather concern yesterday, the make-up session for the WIN Assessment has been moved to Tuesday, March 23. Students who are eligible for this session have been contacted via email. Please contact Dr. Lee with any questions.  Refer a Friend!Enrollment at MMC is now open for the 2021-2022 school year. We encourage you… Read more »

Announcements March 12, 2021

No School Monday, March 15March 15 was scheduled to be our first weather make-up day. We have not had to close school due to severe weather this year, so Monday now becomes a holiday for students and staff. There will be no in-person classes or E-Learning assignments. Tickets for GraduationUpdate! We are working with our… Read more »