Decade Challenge: What Decade Has the Most Eagle Spirit?

  During the Wall of Fame Dinner on April 25th, the Foundation launched its Decade Challenge.  Jerry Helms ’59 laid out the basics at the event.  Each decade of graduates will combine efforts to jointly make contributions to the East Mecklenburg High School Foundation.  On the evening of the event, jars for each decade were […]

Foundation Honors Alumni and Educators

On Tuesday, April 25, 2017, alumni, friends, teachers, staff and families came together to honor the best of the best at East Meck High School. Four alumni were inducted to the Wall of Fame: Ed Chesnutt ’58, Libby Whitescarver Privette ’59, Joan Nesbit Mabe ’80 and “NoLimit” Larry Mims ’95. Our newest inductees were introduced […]

Class of ’67 Reunion

The Class of ’67 is planning its 50th Reunion! October 14, 2017 @ the Marriot SouthPark Please contact Lynn Thompson Broadway at lynntbroadway@yahoo.com for more information.  

JROTC Serves the Community and Greater Good

East Meck’s JROTC program is one of our most active programs on campus.  Over the winter, they’ve visited Greenway Park Elementary with Junior Achievement, sponsored a campus blood drive through the Red Cross and cleaned up Monroe Road through Adopt-a-Highway.  This group of dedicated and disciplined students, along with their fantastic teachers:  Major Cox, Sergeant […]

Annual Fund Campaign

Spring is upon us and the Foundation has once again launched its Annual Fund Campaign.  Funds raised during the campaign support programs such as the All Star Teacher Initiative, the award winning Culinary Arts department, the Academy of Engineering, the International Baccalaureate magnet school and the Eagle Flight program for at-risk freshmen.  The Foundation is dedicated […]

East Meck Culinary Brings Home Gold!

  East Mecklenburg High School students, Blair Riggsbee ‘17 and Jensine Crowder ‘19, competed at the Family Career Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) State Culinary Competition, February 10, 2017 at Johnson and Wales University.  The team scored a perfect 100 and brought home the Gold to East Meck.  Their stellar performance preparing a Spinach and […]

Class of ’97 sets Reunion Date

The Class of ’97 will convene during Homecoming Weekend, October 6-8, for its 20th Reunion.  For the most up to date conversation, join their facebook group East Meck H.S. 1997 Alumni.  The group is planning to attend the home football game versus Garinger on Friday evening.  A Saturday evening event is also in the works. […]

View from Campus Gets a Little More Artistic!

On Tuesday, January 17th, the Monroe Road Advocates (MoRA) broke ground on a new art installation going in right across the street from East Meck.  Art@thePoint will give community members an opportunity to participate and make their mark on the significant interactive sculpture that is slated to be completed in late summer.  More information can […]