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    • Rotary Youth Leadership Award (RYLA) Conference Applications Due Dec. 10th
      • RYLA is a Leadership Conference designed for Juniors who have demonstrated leadership potential in scholastic, athletic, and/or religious activities
      • Application in Canvas is Due December 10th
      • Flyer
    • P4E 2021 Youth Mental Health Retreat
      • The registration below is for participation in the Youth Mental Health Retreat taking place on Friday, December 3rd at 5pm through Sunday, December 7th at 3pm. Pupusas For Education takes an approach to personal and professional well-being which focuses on the youth as a whole. Which means that it's not just about GPA and grades, it's about your overall WELL-BEING. That well-being includes and is not limited to: Your MENTAL, EMOTIONAL, and PHYSICAL health.
      • Link to register.
      • Please reach out to Jeymi Dubon, Executive Director, at pupusas4education@gmail.com with any questions.
    • Durham Success Summit
      • DSS' Scholars Program is a free, twelve-week holistic mentorship experience for Black males ages 16-24 that provides professional development, entrepreneurship education, and leadership training to Black male high school and college-enrolled youth in the Durham area. Students accepted into the program receive:

        • A dedicated Success Coach and industry-related professional mentor to support progress through the program
        • Access to a coworking space seven days a week, including the opportunity for business coaching
        • Exclusive networking opportunities and team-building activities throughout the country with industry partners
        • Lifetime access to curriculum and private Slack community 
      • Applications due December 10th - https://www.dssnc.org/scholars 
    • Junior House 12/17 @ 11am
      • Junior House will be in person with a Virtual Option in December. A link will be sent to your DTCC email a few days prior to the event.
      • No Senior House in December
    • CPR Training for Juniors
      • Juniors who still need CPR Training will be training on 12/17 at 12pm
      • The training will take place immediately following Junior House
    • December Community Group: Gift Wrapping
      • This month for Community Group Mrs. Silva will be teaching on gift wrapping. If you have presents that you need wrapped, you can bring them in to learn how to wrap the presents.
      • Save the Date: 12/12 @ 11am
      • Mavericks! We missed seeing you all in person last year, and we are excited to be back on Durham Tech’s campus building community. This year, MCHS Staff and Students are invited to host “Community Groups” to help make connections and build up our community based off shared interest. A few teachers have already signed up to host Community Groups on interests they may have, but students are also welcome to host. Students interested in hosting a community group on a topic should email Mrs. Machak (sarah_machak@dpsnc.net).
    • ACT Preparation
      • DPS Online - Self Paced Available to all Juniors and Seniors
        • Instructions for how to log on here
    • SAT Prep
      • Available online for free through Khan Academy
    • “Mindful Mondays”
      • Feel free to attend Counselor Office Hours and drop in for any questions on Mondays from 11:30-12:15 in Mrs. Machak’s office – no appointment needed