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Service Tracking Software Helps Magnet

Over half of East Meck students are enrolled in the International Baccalaureate (IB) Magnet school. A component of the IB program is community service hours. Several years ago, these hours were logged with pen and paper—quite a feat for 900+ students! The Foundation has provided the IB Magnet Program with funding to purchase a subscription […]

Culinary Arts Department is Cookin’!

The East Meck Culinary Arts Department is a major source of pride for the school. Teaching classes that range from basic food and preparation skills to award winning competition teams, Culinary Arts is a well-known entity across CMS. The Foundation provides funding for the program to help offset the cost of food, supplies and appliances. […]

Civil Rights Field Trip

For many, the Civil Rights Field Trip is a rite of passage for East Meck students. The Foundation is grateful for the dedicated teachers who are willing to accompany our Eagles on this amazing and transformative trip. The Foundation provides funding to pay for all Teacher Chaperones so students have the proper supervision and guidance […]

Musicals are BACK!!!

In March of 2016, East Meck students performed the first musical in the auditorium in 25 years. Choral teacher, Kathryn Heinen, and drama teachers, Bernadette MacLeod, asked the Foundation for help purchasing the rights to the show Footloose. Students welcomed this new opportunity with open arms and everyone who attended the performances left with a […]

Reunion Giving Makes HUGE Impact

The East Meck Foundation has become Reunion Central. Class Reunion planners have been enlisting the help of the Foundation to help organize and promote events for alumni. As part of the planning process, classes are requesting donations to help support the East Meck Foundation. The Class of 1965 gave over $5,000 in honor of their […]

8th Annual Golf Tournament

Friday, September 30th marked the 8th Annual East Mecklenburg Golf Tournament. The sun was shining down on the 78 golfers who arrived at Olde Sycamore Golf Plantation ready to play and support the East Meck Foundation. Title Sponsor, Linden Thomas and Company, along with a multitude of Double Eagle, Gold and Blue Sponsors helped elevate […]