• First Day For All Students Is Friday, Aug. 29 August 5, 2014

  • Freshman First Day Is Thursday, Aug. 28 August 5, 2014

It’s August: Cue the ‘Jaws’ Music

It’s August: Cue the ‘Jaws’ Music

Josh Carter
August 5, 2014 •
Filed under News, Showcase

Yes, there are still a few weeks left until school starts. But for a lot of people -- both students and staff -- something changes when August begins. You start calculating how many days of 'freedom' are left. You become more aware of how great it is to stay up late, and to sleep in the next morning.... Read more »

MHS Grad Meets World’s Fastest Man

MHS Grad Meets World’s Fastest Man

August 5, 2014 •
Filed under News, Showcase

Keron Stoute, a recent graduate of MHS who now attends Bethune-Cookman University, competed as a representative of the Virgin Islands in the 20th Commonwealth Games, which were held recently in Glasgow, Scotland.Early in the competition Keron (left) had a chance to meet Usain Bolt, the Jamaican... Read more »

Summer Enrichment Classes Prove Popular

Summer Enrichment Classes Prove Popular

July 14, 2014 •
Filed under News, Showcase

For years, MHS has had summer classes for students who failed algebra, English and other academic classes.This year, though, we also offered a variety of just-for-fun enrichment classes, and they have been quite popular.Check out these pictures, which were taken in sewing, cake decorating... Read more »

New Schedule To Feature ‘Power Hour’

New Schedule To Feature ‘Power Hour’

July 7, 2014 •
Filed under News, Showcase

Starting in the fall, MHS will use a new schedule that features a 60-minute block each day during which time students can eat lunch and also meet with their teachers, all of whom are available for 30 minutes in their rooms.... Read more »

Vigil Is Thursday Night At High School Track

Vigil Is Thursday Night At High School Track

July 4, 2014 •
Filed under News, Safwaan Dalal, Safwaan Dalal 1995-2014

A vigil to celebrate the life of Safwaan Dalal Is scheduled for Thursday from 6-7 p.m. and will be held on the track at the high school.... Read more »

Project Graduation 2014

Project Graduation 2014

Nickole Staves
June 20, 2014 •
Filed under News

Thank you, Thank you, Thank you!!!Project Graduation 2014 Was Fantastic!It is a party in the making the entire year through. Many people contribute countless hours to plan the event that takes place after graduation, at Manchester Community College.  It is an outstanding gift to the... Read more »

Looking At Colleges? Fly In For A Visit!

Looking At Colleges? Fly In For A Visit!

Denise Batista
June 19, 2014 •
Filed under News, Showcase

Certain colleges offer fly-in programs for students -- and sometimes parents --  to come visit their school for a day, weekend, event, etc. Some offer partial financial assistance to pay for transportation/housing/food, and some even cover the full cost! Students will need... Read more »

MHS Preschool Program Filling Up For Fall

MHS Preschool Program Filling Up For Fall

June 16, 2014 •
Filed under News, Showcase

Manchester High School Preschool program is designed to offer a variety of developmentally appropriate activities where children learn through play.  Our student led curriculum encourages children to initiate their own learning within the high school lab... Read more »

Reaching for the Sky

Reaching for the Sky

June 16, 2014 •
Filed under News, Showcase

Skyscrapers have been getting higher and higher reaching the clouds. Many forces are important to consider when designing and building a skyscraper. The lateral force, moment of inertia, and earthquake movement influence the structure and design of a building.... Read more »

Valedictorian and Salutatorian 

Valedictorian and Salutatorian 

Josh Carter
June 12, 2014 •
Filed under News, Showcase

Every class has two members deemed the “Valedictorian” and the “Salutatorian”: the first and second-ranked students of the class, respectively. The Class of 2014’s Valedictorian is Megan Boyer, and the Salutatorian is Sarah Robbins. They will represent their class at graduation and wear... Read more »