The Eagle

CMS settles on in-person back to school plan

Story by Joys Lutwangu and Gabe Stanton

September 17, 2020

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools announced their plan to have students return to in-person instruction after a special meeting of the Board of Education on Wednesday, Sept. 16. Under the current plan, students will be returning in p...

Cross country, volleyball start conditioning Sept. 14

Story by Michael Messele, Staff Writer

August 31, 2020

Sports will come back this school year as early as Sept. 14. Cross country and volleyball will be able to resume workouts, but practices will occur on Nov. 4. Later in the month on Nov. 23 swimming and diving will start practice....

Students struggle to balance on-line school, work, home

Story by Haylieh Palma Martinez, Feature Editor

August 31, 2020

The first day of class for the 2020-21 school year for East Meck was one no one would have ever imagined. As some teens rolled out of bed and logged onto their live classes, others were getting ready for their work day and ne...

Eagles win Reverse Homecoming game

Story by Ashleigh Fields, Online Editor-In-Chief

February 3, 2019

Friday night’s homecoming game will definitely be labeled as memorable. With a score of 66 to 46, the boys varsity basketball team dominated Garinger High. Although it wasn’t clear if the Eagles would win at the start...

Weight room to see heavy renovations

Story by Jack Meltsner, Sports Editor

February 1, 2019

East Meck’s athletic facilities will get a major lift this fall. A new weight room is coming our way and will consist of state of the art equipment including 12 new squat racks, two new sets of dumbbells, new therapy bands,...

The Edible Schoolyard Project shows promise at Garinger High and other schools

Story by Ashleigh Fields, Online Editor-In-Chief

January 31, 2019

In an urban area filled with soot and pollution it is often times hard to find an area with healthy air and healthy food, even more so for public school students. However, The Edible Schoolyard Project is working to change this....