The Eagle

East Meck Putting on ‘The Wiz’

Story by Cole Johnson, Staff Writer

January 30, 2017

Filed under Community, Entertainment, News

Last year, the Eagles lost their blues and cut Footloose. This year, they should prepare to ease on down the road with the East Meck performance of The Wiz. The Wiz will run from February 23rd to the 25th. It is directed b...

Reverse Homecoming Spirit Week

January 17, 2017

Filed under Community, News

Reverse homecoming, also known as "CoHo" is coming up, and with that comes another spirit week! Here's what you need to know. Monday 1/23: Athlete vs Mathlete day! (Reverse homecoming dance at 8:00 pm) Tuesday 1/24: Testing make-up, ...

Reverse homecoming nominees

January 12, 2017

Filed under Community, News

Freshman Prince Greyson Smith Lawrence Campbell Sophomore Prince Del Barnhill Chris Ortega Junior Prince Jaylen Gaddy Shiron DeVore Homecoming King Nominees Matthias Poku-Kankam Myran Foster Mari...

East Meck wins $1,500 from student hunger drive. 

Story by Kate Carroll, Staff Writer

December 2, 2016

Filed under Community, News

East Meck flew in strong at the Carolinas student hunger drive this year, winning runner up in food collection for division two schools with a $1,000 prize. East also won an extra $500 for most creative fundraising event for ...

Plans revealed for new classroom building

Story by Andy Fialko, Staff Writer

October 7, 2016

Filed under News

Construction plans were released recently for East Meck’s newest building, to be built on part of the bus parking lot. The three-story building is expected to be completed for the beginning of the 2018-19 school year, and...

East Meck named first Global Ready high school in N.C.

Story by Hanna Wondmagegn, Managing Editor

October 5, 2016

Filed under News

East Meck is the first high school in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools to be designated as a Global-Ready School by the State Board of Education. Officials of the North Carolina Department of Instruction (NCDPI) visited East Meck...

Changes planned for homecoming week activities

Story by Miracle Okoro, Senior Reporter

September 30, 2016

Filed under News, Student Life

Several changes are being planned by Student Congress for this year’s Spirit Week leading up to homecoming on Oct. 21. The themes for the week are: *Monday Oct. 17: Sports Day *Tuesday Oct. 18: Time Traveler Day *Wednesday...