A Proud Past, A Promising Future 

The mission of Mid-Carolina High School and the School District of Newberry County is to engage students in educational experiences that ensure success and life-long learning.

The vision of Mid-Carolina High School and the School District of Newberry County is of a culture where all ideas are valued; a cooperative relationship exists between the school, the district, and the community; collaboration is expected; and people want to work and students want to learn.


The School District of Newberry County does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, or disability in admission to, treatment in, or employment in its programs and activities.


 

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Little Miss Rebel Pageant
Class of 2015 Scholarship Information
Senior Pictures
2014 MCHS Fall Sports Schedule (Revised)
June Newsletter
MCHS Summary Report 2013-2014
Weekly Bulletin


School Events
9/22/2014
•  Swim vs. Newberry & Keenan @ Newberry YMCA - 5:30 p.m.
•  Beta Club Meeting (During Both Lunches
•  School Improvement Council (SIC) Meeting
Time: 6:00 PM
9/23/2014
•  Jv and Varsity Volleyball @ Fairfield - Central
•  Girls' Tennis @ Fairfield Central - 5:00 p.m.
•  Student Council Meeting (Room 110)
Time: 10:50 AM
9/24/2014
•  Cross Country Meet @ Pelion Invitational - 5:00 p.m.
•  Faculty/Department/Book Study Meeting
•  Early Release Day
•  National "See You at the Pole" @ 7:15 a.m.
9/25/2014
•  Academic Challenge Meeting (Room 403) Second Lunch
•  2014 JROTC Promotion Ceremony
•  JV and Varsity Volleyball vs Pelion
•  Girls' Tennis vs. Pelion - 5:00 p.m.
•  JV Football @ Keenan - 7:00 p.m.
9/26/2014
•  Varsity Football vs. Keenan - 7:30 p.m.
•  FCA Meeting (Chorus Room)
9/28/2014
•  Little Miss Rebel Pageant


Fine Arts Events
9/22/2014
•  Band Rehearsal  (Band)
Time: 4:00 PM
9/23/2014
•  Band Rehearsal  (Band)
Time: 4:00 PM
9/25/2014
•  Band Rehearsal  (Band)
Time: 4:00 PM
9/26/2014
•  Keenan Game - Home  (Band)
9/27/2014
•  Marching Band Boiling Springs Contest  (Band)

Varsity Football Players of the Week   Updated at 9/22/2014 2:01:00 PM
Congratulations to MCHS Varsity Football "Hawg Heaven" Players of the Week for September 19, 2014 (MCHS vs. Pelion) Offensive...

MCHS Homecoming Week Spirit Days   
Monday, September 29 - Country vs. Country Club Day Tuesday, September 30 - Throwback Day Wednesday, October 1 - Neon...

Teacher Applied and Received Funding/Resources for Project UNIFY   
Congratulations Mrs. Marie Wise! Mrs. Wise applied for and has received funding and resources to support our Project UNIFY...

MCHS Guidance Hosted Parent Night   
Mid-Carolina High School Guidance Department hosted a Ninth Grade Parent Orientation Night on Wednesday, September 17, 2014.

MCHS Newberry County Exchange Club Student of the Month   
Congratulations to Danton Hyman! Danton is the MCHS Newberry County Exchange Club Student of the Month for September. He was...

MCHS FCA Members Volunteer at Event   
Several Mid-Carolina High School FCA (Fellowship of Christian Athletes) members volunteered at a Punt, Pass, and Kick Competition...

Art Students Participate and Win at the Newberry County Agriculture Fair   
Mid-Carolina High School participated in the Newberry County Agriculture Fair art exhibition at the Newberry County Fair Grounds...

Varsity Football Players of the Week   
Congratulations to MCHS Varsity Football "Hawg Heaven" Players of the Week for September 11, 2014 (MCHS vs. Batesburg-Leesville)...

MCHS Receives Award of Excellence   
Congratulations to all MCHS 2013-2014 Athletes and Coaches on receiving an Award of Excellence for Exemplary Display of Sportsmanship,...

Band Host Student Leadership Workshop   
On Tuesday, September 9, 2014, the Mid-Carolina School band hosted a student leadership workshop lead by Mr. Scott Lang, one...

MCHS Cross Country Hilltop Invitational Results   
Congratulations to the MCHS Cross Country team. They competed at the Hilltop Invitational hosted by Gilbert High School on Saturday,...

Good News for MCHS Drama Club   
Congratulations Mrs. Jessica McCartha and the MCHS Drama Club. Mrs. McCartha used donorschoose.org to seek donations for a Drama...

Varsity Football Players of the Week   
Congratulations to MCHS Varsity Football "Hawg Heaven" Players of the Week for September 5, 2014 (MCHS vs. Saluda) Offensive...

Mrs. Meetze Named as a Claes Nobel Educator of Distinction   
Congratulations to Mrs. Frances Meetze for being named as a Claes Nobel Educator of Distinction, a special program of the National...

August 2014 MCHS Students of the Month   
Congratulations to MCHS August Students of the Month, Cade Ruff, Trini Martinez, Hunter Delesandro, and Rebecca Crapse.

August 2014 MCHS Teacher & Support Staff of the Month   
Congratulations to Mr. Brandon Baskett, MCHS’ Teacher of the Month and Ms. Sissy Delesandro, Support Staff of the Month...

MCHS Archery Team Volunteers at Camp Kemo   
On June 13th members of the Mid-Carolina Archery team helped with the first ever archery event at Camp Kemo held at Camp Kinard...

Varsity Football Players of the Week   
Congratulations to MCHS Varsity Football "Hawg Heaven" Players of the Week for August 29, 2014 (MCHS vs. Chapin). Offensive...

MCHS Hosted Open House   
MCHS hosted an Open House on Tuesday, August 26.  Parents dropped by between 6:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to briefly meet...

College Admissions and NCAA Eligibility   
The MCHS Guidance Department hosted a College Admissions Process and NCAA Eligibility Presentation for senior parents and students...

Cross Country Team Studies Prior to Practice   
Coach Robert Flint emphasizes the importance of academics to the MCHS Cross Country team by having them study each day prior...

Secondary Literacy Students Go On Grammar Field Trip   
English teachers, Mr. Baskett and Ms. Nelson, took their Secondary Literacy students on a “Grammar Field Trip” around...

MCHS Coaches Alexander and Smith Work Ellington Elite Football Camp   
Head Football Coach Louie Alexander and Assistant Head Coach David Smith were chosen to work the Ellington Elite Football Camp...

MC Football Website   
You can sign-up to receive email alerts from the Mid-Carolina High School football website at www.stadiumroar.com/midcarolinafootball....

Retired Teacher/Coach Receives Award   
Congratulations to Mrs. Genice Thompson on receiving the Melva Atkinson Lifetime Achievement Award from the South Carolina Cheer...

April Students of the Month   
Congratulations to MCHS April Students of the Month, Erin Werts, Tori Caldwell, Blake Longshore, and Alix Green.

April Teacher & Support Staff of the Month   
Congratulations to Ms. Lynn Grimsley, MCHS’ Teacher of the Month and the MCHS Cafeteria Staff, Support Staff of the Month...

Envirothon Team Participates in State Competition   
  Congratulations to the Envirothon team for placing in the state competition at the Clemson Sandhill Research Center...

Chorus I Concert   
The MCHS Chorus 1 Concert was held on Tuesday, May 13 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. in the MCHS Cafeteria

Art Show   
Mid-Carolina High School’s Annual Art Show took place on Thursday, May 8. Art I, II, III, AP, and Photography students’...

Lady Rebel Softball Team Finished Second in Region   
The Lady Rebel softball team finished second in region play with a record of 6-4, 12-12 overall. The team started off a little...

Golden Oldies   
On Tuesday, May 6, 300 community members joined the MCHS Student Council, JROTC, Chorus, and Art students for a Golden...

Relay for Life   
We would like to thank community members, family members, faculty, staff, Art Club students, and administrators who supported...

Variety Show   
The Chorus Variety Show was held on Sunday, May 4, at 7:00 p.m.

Youth of the Year   
Congratulations to Ashlyn Barton for winning the 2014-2015 South Carolina State Youth of the Year sponsored by the Boys &...

Golf Finishes Second in Region   
  Congratulations to the MCHS Golf team. They finished second in the region earning them a trip to the State Tournament...

MCHS 2010 Graduate is Student Ambassador at Newberry College   
  Mid-Carolina High School 2010 graduate, Victoria Hall, is one of Newberry College’s loyal Student Ambassadors....

March Teacher & Support Staff of the Month   
Congratulations to Mr. Jason Long, MCHS’ Teacher of the Month and Ms. Vivian Morris, Support Staff of the Month for March.

Student Named to AA All-State Basketball Team   
Congratulations to Zachary Parker for being named to the AA Boys’ All-State Basketball Team.

MCHS Wendy’s High School Heisman Winners   
  Congratulations to Alix Green and Christopher Edwards, MCHS Wendy's High School Heisman winners for 2013.  This...

MCHS Named a Palmetto Gold School   
Congratulations to Mid-Carolina High School students, faculty, staff, and parents. Mid-Carolina High School earned the 2013-2014Palmetto...

Teaching Fellows Scholarship Recipients   
  Congratulations to Emily Livingston, Morgan Werts, Crista Layman, Martina Mills, and Ashley Lake for receiving the Teaching...

West Point Leadership Award   
Congratulations to Jonathan Melvin for receiving the West Point Leadership Award. “The West Point Parents Club and the...

MCHS Exchange Club Student of the Month   
Congratulations to Crista Laymon! She was chosen as the 2013-2014 Exchange Club Student of the Year from MCHS.

MCHS Students Receive the High Schools That Work (HSTW) Award for Educational Achievement   
Congratulations to Brandon Byers, Timothy Coleman, Madison Dominick, and James Lindler. These students earned the High Schools...

Boys & Girls Clubs Youth of the Year   
Congratulations to Ashlyn Barton for being name Boys & Girls Clubs Youth of the Year for the Midlands which qualifies her...

March Students of the Month   
Congratulations to MCHS March Students of the Month, Al Moore, Ashlyn Kunkle, Danton Hyman, and Kara Dominick.

Crazy Hat Day   
  As a fundraiser for Relay for Life, Mid-Carolina High School faculty, staff, and students participated in Crazy Hat...

Spanish Club Collects Books and Supplies   
The MCHS Spanish Club collected children's books and school supplies for our area schools.

Students Recognized by the Columbia Urban League   
Congratulations to the following students. They were recognized on Saturday, February 22, by the Columbia Urban League through...

Archery Team Wins 9th Title   
Congratulations to the Mid-Carolina Archery Team. They won 1st place in the 2014 SC NASP Tournament sponsored by DNR at the Sportsman...

Students Named Scouts of the Year   
Congratulations to Andrew Waters (Boy Scout Troop 61) and Tucker Shealy (Boy Scout Troop 1) for being named Saluda River District...

Senior Beta Club Convention Winners   
  Congratulations to the following Mid-Carolina High School Senior Beta Club students for placing at the South Carolina...

2014 Concert Festival   
The SCBDA Concert Festival event is the formative annual assessment of instrumental music programs in South Carolina. We choose...

February Students of the Month   
Congratulations to MCHS February Students of the Month, Julie Kinard, Jessica Culbreth, Jhawan Joiner, and Justin Long.

February Teacher & Support Staff of the Month   
Congratulations to Mr. Brandon Baskett, MCHS’ Teacher of the Month and Ms. Sandra Mack, Support Staff of the Month for...

MCHS Teacher of the Year   
Congratulations to the Mid-Carolina High School 2014-2015 Teacher of the Year, Mrs. Jessica White.

MCHS Support Staff of the Year   
Congratulations to the Mid-Carolina High School 2014-2015 Support Staff of the Year, Mrs. Alice Martinez. 

Student Council Convention   
Mid-Carolina High School had 10 students attend the South Carolina Student Council Convention at Colleton County High School...

Student Council Raises Money for the National Leukemia and Lymphoma Society   
Mid-Carolina High School did an outstanding job of raising money for the National Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. In all,...

MCHS Welcomed Guest Speaker   
Mid-Carolina High School welcomed Newberry College Head Football Coach Todd Knight to speak a word of encouragement to a group...

Black History Month Program   
In celebration of Black History Month, Mid-Carolina High School held its annual Black History Month Program on Friday, February...

Students Compete and Win at State 4H Horse Bowl and Hippology Contests   
Congratulations to two of our students who competed at the State 4H Horse Bowl and Hippology contests held at Clemson University....

Motivational Speaker Visits MCHS Students   
Mr. Tim Bowers visited Mrs. Lucy Nelson’s 3A class on Thursday, February 20, 2014, to speak with her students about choices...

January Students of the Month   
Congratulations to MCHS January Students of the Month, Callie Blanchard, Abigail Stiver, Verniea Robinson, and Hannah Coker.

SC Central Region Choir   
Mid-Carolina High School chorus students attended the South Carolina Central Region Choir concert at Clinton High School. This...

Mr. Satterfield Selected as a Claes Nobel Educator of Distinction   
Congratulations to Mr. Russell Satterfield for being selected as a Claes Nobel Educator of Distinction, a special program of...

January Teacher & Support Staff of the Month   
Congratulations to Ms. Lorraine Boyd, MCHS’ Teachers of the Month and Ms. Tammy Wilson, Support Staff of the Month for...

MISS MCHS Pageant   
  Congratulations to the 2013-14 Miss Mid-Carolina High School winners:                            ...

National Fine Arts Exhibit Winner   
Congratulations to Ashlyn Barton for receiving second place in Pastels at the National Fine Arts Exhibit sponsored by the Boys...

M-C Wrestlers Win at Region Tournament   
MCHS wrestlers competed in the championship finals at the region wrestling tournament on Saturday, January 25. Congratulations...

SC Junior Duck Stamp Contest Winners   
Congratulations Daniel Romero and Kristin Long. Daniel won 2nd place and Kristen won 3rd place in the SC Junior Duck Stamp Contest.

December Teacher & Support Staff of the Month   
  Congratulations to Ms. Jessica White, MCHS’ Teachers of the Month and Ms. Debra Rowe, Support Staff of the Month...

NCDA 48th Annual Poetry Contest Winners   
The National Career Development Association (NCDA) has announced their 48th Annual Poetry Contest winners. Mid-Carolina High...

Band Participated in Symphonic Camp   
On January 17-18 the Mid-Carolina High School and Middle School bands participated in a Symphonic camp at Wando High School in...

Greenwood Genetic Mobile Lab Visits MCHS   
The Greenwood Genetic Mobile Lab visited Mid-Carolina High School on Tuesday, January 21, 2014. “The Gene Machine Mobile...

Junior Beta Club Convention   
Congratulations to the following Mid-Carolina High School Junior Beta Club students for placing at the South Carolina Junior...

NCAA Clearinghouse Information Night   
Mid-Carolina High School Guidance Department hosted a NCAA Clearinghouse Information Night on Thursday, January 16, 2014 during...

December Students of the Month   
Congratulations to MCHS December Students of the Month, Sarah Dominick, Brooke Ball, Elizabeth Richardson, and Christina Smith.

Spanish Club Has Visitor   
  On December 16, 2013, Josh  Robbins, a Landscape Architecture Major at Clemson University, shared pictures and...

Chorus Students Visit White Oak Manor   
Mrs. Grimsley’s 3A chorus class visited White Oak Manor on Monday, December 16. The students had a great time performing...

Art Club Window Painting   
  The Mid-Carolina art club painted 78 local business windows this year in 6 different towns raising over $3000 for art...

MCHS Drama Club Performs “K-M-A-S Radio, Christmas on the Homefront”   
The Mid-Carolina Drama Club put on their Christmas play Saturday, December 14, in the MCHS cafeteria. The show was nearly sold-out....

Season of Sharing   
Season’s Greetings from Mid-Carolina High School Student Council! The Season of Sharing program is a tradition for the...

Rotary Christmas Party   
Mid-Carolina School Chorus students were invited to perform at the Newberry County Rotary Christmas Program on Thursday, December...

November Teacher & Support Staff of the Month   
Congratulations to Ms. Ann Darr, MCHS’ Teachers of the Month and Ms. Lorraine Stockman, Support Staff of the Month for...

November Students of the Month   
Congratulations to MCHS November Students of the Month, Luke Dowd, Tiana Fry, Stephen Rumfelt, and Jared Fulmer.

Band Christmas Concert   
The M-C Band Christmas Concert was held on Tuesday, December 10, at the Newberry Opera House.

Chorus Winter Concert   
The Mid-Carolina High School Chorus Winter Concert was held in the MCHS Gym on Monday, December 9. A variety of seasonal music...

Principal Selected “Administrator of the Year” by SCDTSEA   
Congratulations to Mr. Ray Cooper, Principal of Mid-Carolina High School for being selected the 2013-14 “Administrator...

Varsity Cheerleaders Serve Meals to Needy   
  The Mid-Carolina High School Varsity Cheerleaders along with Coach Sherry Bedenbaugh helped serve Thanksgiving meals...

Fall Athletic Awards Banquet   
On Monday, November 25, the Mid-Carolina High School Athletic Department along with the Mid-Carolina High School Athletic Booster...

Congratulations to the Mid-Carolina High School Varsity Cheerleaders   
Congratulations to the Mid-Carolina High School Varsity Cheerleaders. They competed in five preliminary competitions with 5 first...

Chorus Performed at Prayer Breakfast   
The MCHS Chorus performed at the Rotary Club Thanksgiving Prayer Breakfast for the community on November 26, 2013.

October Teachers & Support Staff of the Month   
Congratulations to Coach Brantley Buzhardt and Coach Louie Alexander, MCHS’ Teachers of the Month and Ms. Jeanette Poag,...

MCHS & JROTC Honor Veterans   
MCHS, along with JROTC, held our annual Veteran's Day Assembly on November 8 to recognize/honor military service and patriotism...

Girls' Tennis Team Finish Season as AA State Runner-up   
Congratulations to the Mid-Carolina High School Girls’ Tennis Team. They are Region AA Champs, AA Upper-State Champs,...

Former Student Playing for Clemson   
Congratulations to 2013 MCHS graduate Hunter Hill. As he pursues his college career he will also be playing baseball this coming...

MCHS 2013 South Carolina Annual Report Card   
MCHS is Rated Excellent!
MCHS School Report Card

Drama Class Attends Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing   
On Friday, November 8, 2013, the drama class took a field trip to see Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing performed...

Green Signs National Letter of Intent   
Congratulations to Alix Green! She signed a National Letter of Intent to play softball at Lees McRae College in Banner Elk, North...

Sociology Class Visited the South Carolina State Museum   
Mid-Carolina High School Sociology students visited the South Carolina State Museum on Thursday, November 7, 2013. 

Columbia College Choral Clinic   
Chorus students Kristyn Yongue, Jasmine Crownover, Katelyn Papritan, Ati Wallace, Sydney Willingham, Logan Frick, and Gracie...

October Students of the Month   
Congratulations to MCHS October Students of the Month, Jackson Delk, Dante Meade, Will Fulmer, and Heather Nobles.

Furman Honors Chorus   
Congratulations to the following students for being selected to participate in the Furman Honors Choir on October 25th and 26th:...

Student Athletes Assist at Elementary School Fall Sports Fantastic Friday   
Mid-Carolina High School student athletes assisted at the Little Mountain Elementary School Fall Sports Fantastic Friday on October...

JV Volleyball Finishes A Winning Season   
Congratulations to the JV Volleyball Team for finishing out a winning season. The Lady Rebels finished with a record of 11-2,...

Rebel Regiment   
The Rebel Regiment has been busy again this fall. They placed second in Class III at the Boiling Springs Festival of Bands, second...

Holocaust/Intolerance Students Attend Speech   
On Thursday, October 17, Mid-Carolina’s Holocaust/Intolerance class had three representatives and one former student representative...

Varsity & JV Cheer Win First Place   
Congratulations to the Varsity and JV Cheer Teams. They both won first place at the AC Flora Forest Acres Cheer Cup on Saturday,...

First Place Win for Varsity Cheer Team   
Congratulations to the Varsity Cheer Team for winning first place at the Viking Cheer Challenge on Wednesday, October 16.  

Academic Awards Night/Junior & Senior Beta Club Induction   
MCHS Academic Awards Night/Junior & Senior Beta Club Induction ceremony was held on Wednesday, October 9. There were 67...

Varsity Football Players of the Week (Week 7)   
"Hawg Heaven" MCHS Players of the Week for October 4, 2013 (MCHS vs. 96)   Offensive Player – #60 Drew Senn...

Varsity Football Players of the Week (Week 6)   
"Hawg Heaven" MCHS Players of the Week for September 27, 2013 (MCHS vs. Chapin) Offensive Player – Rashon Graham Defensive...

Varsity Cheer Team Place First   
Congratulations to the Mid-Carolina Varsity Cheerleaders for receiving first place at the Wildcat Cheer Classic at...

State Fair Winners   
Mid Carolina High School was privileged to have 31 students juried into the South Carolina State Fair this year in...

September Students of the Month   
Congratulations to MCHS September Students of the Month, Zachary Hentz, Matalyn Mills, Brianna Stewart, and Crista Laymon.

September Teacher & Support Staff of the Month   
Congratulations to Ms. Rebecca Elswick, MCHS’ Teacher of the Month and Ms. Sissy Delesandro, Support Staff of the Month...

Literacy in Math   
Ms. Reynolds Algebra students were busy completing a Top Hat Organizer literacy strategy! Students read assigned material, compared...

Student Council Host District Rally   
The Mid-Carolina High School Student Council hosted the Student Council District 6 Rally on Monday, October 7.

M-C Swim Team Competes at State Meet   
Congratulations to the following members of the M-C Swim Team and Coach Corey Cook for making it to State. These swimmers competed...

JROTC Promotion Ceremony   
On the evening of October 1, the Mid-Carolina High School JROTC Battalion conducted its Fall Promotion Ceremony in the MCHS cafeteria.