MDS in the News

4th Grade students team up with Curbside Recycling as part of the IB exhibition.

Dr. Davidson share tips about recycling to 4th grade students as part of their IB exhibition project.

MDS Supports “Art of Chocolate” Fundraiser to Help Victims of Domestic Violence

Cultural Pavilion Highlights Spain

39th Annual Great Gatsby Gala Auction

Find out more information about the 39th Annual Gala Auction, which has a new location and a fun theme!  We will have a Roaring Good Time while raising money for Morganton Day School.  You can see more in this News Herald Article.

MDS Annual Gala Auction

Find pictures of our wonderful school family and friends from our Wizard of Oz themed gala in this News Herald photo gallery.

Students support Hope for Guatemala

We are so proud of our Junior Kindergarten classes for supporting students in Guatemala. Read more about this project!

Kindergarten class ‘rules’, learning about rules while helping local law and safety officers

Read more.

MDS CyberPatriot Team wins state honors

Our middle school Cyberpatriot team were the North Carolina state champions in the semifinals of the United States CyberPatriot competition.  Under the excellent guidance of Nasser Maksoud, students learned about information security and applied it across Windows and Linux systems.  Read more here.

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.

auction pic auction pic3

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


Follow this link to read this story

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.

taste                             test

JK students in “action”

Recently JK students were highlighted in the Morganton News Herald

JK students