MDS in the News

MDS students receive multiple awards at state Future City competition

We are extremely proud of our Middle School students as they continue to excel in Future City competitions. Take time to read about the accomplishments in this News Herald article.

Future City Champs

Thank you to our outstanding auction chairpersons for a successful Gala Auction

Mrs. Holt, 3rd grade teacher, catches up with Alum parents Mr. and Mrs. Allan Griffin.

Mrs. Holt, 3rd grade teacher, catches up with Alum parents Mr. and Mrs. Allan Griffin.

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Follow this link to read about the 2016 auction in the Morganton News Herald

Students hold Market Day

Market days

Check out the great story from Market Days in the News Herald.

Gala Auction

Follow this link to story in the News Herald

Students experience traditions around the world


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Famous Potter Visits MDS

As part of the integrated Arts program at MDS, Mr. Sid Luck, a fifth generation potter, shared his knowledge and skills. Students learned about the art and history of Face Jugs and then creating one of their own. Check out the story from our local paper.

lilli picture Mr. Sid Luck

Farm to Table taste test

Who knew cabbage could test to good? Our students found out in the first of several Farm to Table taste tests. Check out the story.

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JK students in “action”

Recently JK students were highlighted in the Morganton News Herald

JK students

Stories from 2014-2015

MDS students excel in many activities throughout the year.


8th grade personal project, March 15, 2015

money Unit photo  Economics in action January 21, 2015

4th grade Art grace downtown Morganton March 14, 2015

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MDS students carol at Grace Ridge December 17, 2014

group carolers

A Visit to the Tree Farm. December 10, 2014.

Student Creativity  November 10, 2014

2nd grade holds Science Fair November, 4, 2014


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Students support cancer research.  May 8, 2014.

Fourth-graders visit Rep. Blackwell.  March 11, 2014.


Morganton Day School students visit City Hall.  December 24, 2013.

Students hold ’12 Days of Christmas Food Drive.’  December 22, 2013.