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A nationwide test of the Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS) -October 3

Reminder: On Wednesday, October 3, beginning at 2:18 p.m. Eastern Time, FEMA and the FCC will conduct a nationwide test of the Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (IPAWS). The Wireless Emergency Alert portion of the test starts at 2:18 p.m. and the Emergency Alert System follows at 2:20 p.m. The test messages will start with “THIS IS A TEST” and end with “No action is needed. Click on the title for more information.

Counselor's Corner: Test Preparation

We are approaching the end of another school term. The children have been exposed to many, many new standards. To determine how much your child has learned, he/she will be administered the Georgia Milestones/End of Grade Assessment beginning Monday, April 30, 2018 and ending Wednesday, May 2, 2018. Students in grades 3 & 4 will take this assessment. Students in the 2nd grade will also complete an End of the Year Assessment to assess their learning for the year. .......

Rollin' & Reading on the Eagle Express

During the 2017-2018 school year: look for the bus at the same locations on Monday's at Southfork and Wednesday's at Jester Building and West Circle.
Monday: Southfork Apartments from 4-6 p.m.
Wednesday: West Circle from 4-5 p.m. and Boys & Girls Club from 5-6 p.m.
Contact your child's school for more details.


Wednesdays at MCES have been designated as STARS (Sisters Taking Action to Realize Success) T-shirt Day. The first STARS Day was November 15, 2017. At the close of the day, the girls met with STARS advisors, Ms. S. McIvory and Mrs. I. Parker, for their after-school meeting. The girls were so excited to share the pride they felt while wearing their shirts! Many people wanted to know all about the program and complimented the girls’ positive attitudes.

Benchmark Testing

Benchmark testing will be held at MCES Tuesday, January 23 through Wednesday January 24, 2018. Students will test in each subject area.

MCSS's Schools Closed for Students on January 3

The Mitchell County School System (MCSS)/Baconton Community Charter School (BCCS) will be closed on Wednesday, January 3rd due to inclement weather conditions. MCSS faculty and staff will report to school at 9:00 am; BCCS will be closed for everyone. School will resume on Thursday, January 4th at the regular time.

It's Beginning to Sound a Lot Like Christmas....

Do you enjoy Christmas Music? MCHS’s Radio Station WMCZ LP 94.5 FM will be airing Christmas music beginning Thanksgiving day till New Year’s Day. Listen to 94.5 for various school and community news and the best in Christmas Music.

MCES Students Visit American Dairy Company

September 27, 2017 was an exciting day for Mitchell County Elementary School Students! They visited the American Dairy Company in Baconton, GA in observance of “World School Milk Day.”

STEM Discovery Camp

This summer selected 3rd and 4th grade students had the opportunity to participate in “STEM Discovery Camp” at Bainbridge State College....
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