August 2017

August 2017
Posted on 10/03/2017
Mayo Faculty & Staff 2017-18
 AUGUST 2017

School Registration
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Mayo registration was held in our new Conference Center on Monday, July 31 through Wednesday, August 16, 2017.  Students received their schedules, made new ID's, paid fees, ordered yearbooks, and checked out their MacBooks.  Mayo Ambassadors were a great help.  We had a great turnout!
First Day of School

Students arrived back on Thursday, August 17.  It was great to see all the smiling returning students, hearing about their summer vacations and activities!

student council
2017-18 Student Council 
Sponsor Jill Knight
Alexandria Moore, MyKenna Blankenship, Bradley Kempson, Morgan Malloy, Zoha Rehman, ZyAria Gary, Angel Gattison, Connor Johnson, Merideth Tallon, Joshua Jefferson, Alex Bass, Tessa Fonteneau, Jamsey James, Erial Cooper, Makayla Tyner
2017-18 Mayo Student Ambassadors
             Sponsors Jennifer Blankenship & Cole Davis
Maddy Shaw, Abi Weatherford, Saadiyah Mills, Gracie Thompson, Tayler McDaniel, Madison Moore, Briaja Mitchell, Hunter Langston, Angel Gattison, Morgan Malloy, Tessa Fonteneau, Zoha Rehman, Ranse Hatchell, Amari Joseph, Riley Watson, Yorel Stevenson, Riley Gibson, Tru-Allah Liles, MyKenna Blankenship, Rebecca Knockemus, Shymia Scipio, Bramley Carter, Carolina Rivera-Chapa, Patrick Williamson, Terilyn Odom, Savoris Scipio, Merideth Tallon, ZyAria Gary, Jiavanna Mark, Josh Poole, Landen Allen, Jamel Eley, Hunter Blankenship, Jed Deniis, Payton Bryant, Erica Douglas, Tyler Coleman, Brad Kempson, A'Niya Gates, Shiree Davis, Kaylee Amerson, Jania Hunter, Alexandria Moore

STEM Premier Rollout for Freshmen 
On Thursday, August 24 the Freshmen were introduced and enrolled in the STEM Premier Program online.  This is an online portfolio tool that can be updated regularly to help students when applying for colleges, scholarships, and jobs.  They can even continue access to it after graduation!
Back to School Bash
Welcome back!  Friday, August 29 the Student Council sponsored the Annual Back to School Bash.  Students joined together in the newly renovated gym to celebrate being back in school.  A friendly class spirit competition was held, music, dancing and FOOD!  Thank you to our sponsor for this event, SPC, Credit Union of Hartsville, who make this possible!

 Solar Eclipse!
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On Monday, August 21 students were out to school to watch the Solar Eclipse!  The district provided students with a pair of eclipse viewing glasses to protect their eyes while viewing the eclipse.

Aug Career Cafe
Our first of many monthly Career Cafes.  Dr. Leslie Been is a psychiatrist and was our first speaker.  This will be a recurring monthly event that Mrs. Quanketa Davis, our Career Specialist, puts together.  Students are invited to attend the sessions.
Ed-Op Day At Frances Marion University
Frances Marion University sponsored Ed-Op Day on Tuesday, August 29.  Over 100 Seniors and Juniors dressed in their best and presented themselves proudly for college recruiters in the state.

Chart Your Course Supper 
On Thursday, August 31 Mayo sponsored the annual Chart Your Course Supper for our Sophomore and Freshmen students to discuss high school planning and goal setting, GPA, scholarship opportunities, being tech savvy, and home/school strategies.  Approximately 50 were in attendance.