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Special Called Board of Education Meeting

We will be having a special called Board of Education Meeting today March 30, at 5:30 pm. This meeting is virtual and the public is welcome to listen in. To join the meeting call +1 301 715 8592. Once prompted enter meeting code: 963 789 171
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Universal High School Application

Every 8th grader in McDowell County has the opportunity to indicate which of the three high schools he/she thinks is the best choice for his/her future, based on current aspirations. All 8th graders should complete this universal application by February 14.

Students and parents can learn more about all three high schools at the meetings listed below.

Parent Meetings:
West McDowell Middle School -- January 23 at 6:30pm
East McDowell Middle School -- January 28 at 6:30pm

Open Houses:
McDowell Early College -- February 3, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
McDowell Academy for Innovation -- February 4, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
McDowell High School -- February 6, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

This application must be submitted by midnight on February 14, 2020. Students will be notified of selection decisions via email on February 28, 2020.

To see the information presented at student and parent meetings, please go to
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LUKA KINARD AND MOM (Click here for flyer!)

A mom and son's journey through the cycle of vaping addiction to becoming an advocate for helping others.

JANUARY 30, 2020


6:00- 7:30PM

Brought to you by:
School Health Advisory Committee
McDowell Youth Forward
McDowell County Schools Student Services
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