Mardela Middle & High
Dedicated To Excellence In Education
GRADUATION PHOTOS NOW AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE
During the commencement ceremony, Lifetouch took pictures of every Mardela High graduate during the diploma portion of the event. These photos and others taken by Lifetouch are available for purchase, and you have received information on where to access them. Photos taken by Wicomico Schools at Friday night’s commencement ceremony are now available online to view and download, free of charge. The photos from Wicomico Schools for Mardela High are located here, in albums for Senior Day and Commencement: https://wicomicoschools.smugmug.com/Class-of-2021/Mardela-2021
MMHS STUDENT ONE OF FIRST FEMALE JROTC LEADERSHIP
Introducing our JROTC Command Team for 2021/22 – C/LTC Dana Bozick, Wicomico HS, C/CSM Karilyn Webster, Mardela Middle and High School. Both cadets are 4-year participants in JROTC and members of our Drill, Honor, Color Guard and Academic Teams. Both cadets have a 3.0 GPA or higher, both also support their home school’s extra-curricular athletic teams and organizations. Cadets Bozick and Webster are the first all-female command leadership team with Webster; the program’s first Command Sergeants Major.
CW4 (Ret.), USA
Senior Army Instructor
NJHS VIRTUAL INDUCTION A SUCCESS!
Mardela Middle & High School held a Virtual Induction for its newest members on Thursday, May 27. Congrats to all all who were inducted!
MEDIA NOTICE CORRECTION
Mrs. Brown has been made aware that there is an issue with the emails she sent out about overdue books and calculators. She is looking into the system that she uses to figure out why it pulled incorrect information. She apologizes for the confusion and will be sending out replacement notices shortly. Please ignore any Media Notices you have received before 8:15 am today.
FOUR PLAY FOR STATE STRING FESTIVAL
FROM MRS. COCO, MMHS Strings & Orchestra teacher:
Please join me in congratulating the following students for their recent achievement at the String State Solo & Ensemble Festival! This year the festival was held virtually under the direction of the Maryland Music Educators Association.
Students rehearsed and prepared their solo selections independently, recorded their performance, and submitted the file to an online platform. The recording was then evaluated by a state-level judge and scored based on a rubric.
All of our string participants at Mardela received fantastic feedback and high scores!!
Alexzander Baer, Cello
Eleanor Flores, Viola
Mackenzie Triplett, Violin
Baylee Moe, Violin
Congratulations to all! #warriorpride
MMHS HOSTS FIRST TRACK MEET AT NEW TRACK COMPLEX
It was a beautiful day for Mardela’s very first home track meet. The meet went very well. Thank you to the administration that came out to support the team and celebrate our first home meet. Thank you also to Mr McCrae and Coach Johnson for helping out with some of the events.
Here are some highlights of Mardela’s nice performances.
Zoey DiPasqua finished 1st in the girls one mile run.
Tradd Cooper finished 1st in the boys one mile run.
Maddie Raygor finished 1st in the 800 meter run and the triple jump.
Kiersten Foltz finished 1st in the high jump.
Emma Robins finished 1st in the girls shot put and discus.
Zach Mills finished 1st in the boys shot put and discus.
Both of his throws broke school records: 43’ 5” in the shot put and 153’ 9” in the discus.
Congrats Zach and congrats to all athletes on a job well done.
RISING 6th GRADERS - STRINGS, BAND AND CHORUS AVAILABEL NEXT YEAR!
Rising 6th Graders who will attend MMHS:
Would your rising 6th Grader like to play an instrument or sing in the Chorus?
Mardela Middle & High School will have beginning Band, Strings and Chorus NEXT YEAR.
NO EXPERIENCE OR SPECIAL PERMISSION NECESSARY.
If your child is interested, please email:
Band: Mr. Boltz [firstname.lastname@example.org]
Strings: Mrs. Coco [email@example.com]
Chorus: Mr. Wixted [firstname.lastname@example.org]
MS Guidance Counselor: LiArmstr@wcboe.org] to schedule
MMHS STUDENTS EARN ALL-SHORE CHORUS HONORS!
Congrats to all who tried out and especially those who earned placement in teh Junior and Senior All-Shore Choruses!
NHS VIRTUAL INDUCTION A SUCCESS!
In our first ever virtual ceremony, high school students were inducted into the Mardela chapter of the National Honor Society. These students have exemplified excellence in scholarship, leadership, service, and character. Congratulations to our newest members!
MMHS STUDENTS EARN STRING & ENSEMBLE HONORS
Congratulations to all of our high school orchestra students who performed at this year's String Solo & Ensemble Festival, run by the Eastern Shore Orchestra Directors Association. All Mardela participants received a rating of excellent or superior from the judges at this event! These students will be eligible to move onto the Maryland State Solo & Ensemble Festival in late April.
Congratulations to all of our talented and hardworking orchestra students!
Alexzander Baer, cello
Eleanor Flores, viola
Baylee Moe, violin
Mackenzie Triplett, violin
Desiree Stanley, violin
CONGRATS TO MS. SATTERLEE!
Congrats to Ms. Satterlee for being recognized as one of WCBOE's new teachers selection as March Spotlight recipients!
MARYLAND FOOD BANK PARTNERS WITH MARDELA MIDDLE & HIGH SCHOOL
Mardela Middle and High School is proud to announce that we have partnered with the Maryland Food Bank to provide food to our area families and the surrounding area. Our pantry will be held on the first Wednesday of every month from 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm. Distribution will be a drive thru service, where you will drive up to the front of the school at the office entrance and remain in your vehicle, we will bring everything to you. (You may also pick up bags for other families, just let us know how many families you are picking up for). Regardless of age or income level, EVERYONE is welcome, you do not have to have a child that attends Wicomico County or Mardela.
PLEASE NOTE: We do ask that you wear a mask in your car for pick-up.
We accept the following donations: Fruit Cups, Rice (White or Brown), Shelf Stable Milk, Boxed Cereal, Instant Mashed Potatoes, Canned Chicken or Tuna, Hamburger Helper, Hamburger Helper Tuna, Pizza Kit (No frozen), Canned Vegetables, Canned Soup, Canned Beef Stew, Canned Chili, Canned Beans, Jelly, Juice Boxes, Boxed Pasta, and Toiletries.
MRS. HASTINGS WINS MMEA AWARD
Liza Hastings, Mardela Middle and High School principal, has been selected to receive the Maryland Music Educators’ Association’s (MMEA) 2021 Outstanding School Administrator Award! This state-wide award is intended to recognize “non-arts administrators who are music advocates and supporters, working with the music team to build incredible music programs for their schools and communities.”
Mrs. Hastings will be honored at the 2021 MMEA Awards for Excellence Virtual Reception in April.
WATCH FALL SPORTS HOME GAMES ON MMHS SPORTS FACEBOOK!Fall Sports start today with Girls Soccer! While game attendance is limited to those with a pass from a student athlete, anyone can watch HOME games on our new Mardela Sports Facebook page! Go Like the page and cheer on our MMHS athletes virtually! All HOME games for MMHS will be shown there. Away games in Wicomico County will be shown on that school's Sports Facebook Page. We will pass on information for viewing out-of-county games as it becomes available.
CTE NURSING INTEREST MEETING
Are You Interested in a Nursing Career?
Parkside CTE has a 1 year Nursing Assistant Program for 12th
Please contact your guidance counselor to be invited to a
Nursing Assistant Zoom interest meeting coming soon!
You may also reach out to the CTE Guidance Counselor Mrs.
Valerie Hughes email@example.com or program instructor
Mrs. Tracy Hunter firstname.lastname@example.org
MMHS MUSICIANS MAKE ALL-SHORE ORCHESTRA
On Saturday, February 6th the Mardela High School Orchestra had several students audition for All-Shore Orchestra. The auditions were held virtually through Zoom with the Eastern Shore Orchestra Directors Association. Our students performed wonderfully and received fantastic placement in the ensemble.
Please help us in congratulating the following students on their great musical accomplishments!
Mackenzie Triplett, Violin 1
Alexzander Baer, Cello
MMHS CHOIR MEMBERS EARN ALL-COUNTY HONORS!
Please enjoy the following virtual performance brought to you by
ALL of Wicomico County’s Middle and High School Choirs!
Though choir has been virtual, our students have been persevering and adjusting fabulously, proving music truly can bring everyone together even during the strangest and most difficult of times!
Mardela’s amazingly talented humans can be heard in the following musical selections…
“Cold Snap” - The Mighty Musical Warriors (6th Grade Choir)
“Where Do the Stars Go” & “Marshmallow World” - Mardela’s Melody (Mixed 7th - 12th Grade Choir)
“Mary Did You Know” - The Voice of the Warrior (High School Concert Choir)
8TH GRADER NAMED TO ALL-STATE JUNIOR CHORUS
A HUGE congratulations to 8th Grader, Ava Baer for making it into All-State Junior Chorus!
She will be proudly and amazingly representing our Warrior Pride!
MMHS BOOK CLUB STILL ACCEPTING MEMBERS
On Wednesday, Dec. 16, MMHS Book Club held its first meeting, and members voted on our first book. We will be reading Remarkables by Margaret Peterson Haddix (see description in picture). We still have spots open in book club, so if anyone is interested in joining, they should contact either of the Dormans (email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org).
VIRTUAL BOOK CLUB COMING SOON!
Do you like reading and discussing books? If so, we would love to invite you to join our virtual book club. Book club is open to all students in grades 6 through 12. We will meet on Zoom on Wednesday afternoons from 3:00-3:30 PM.
If you are interested in joining our virtual book club, please e-mail either of the Dormans by Wednesday, November 18th:
Amber Dorman- email@example.com
Kelly Dorman- firstname.lastname@example.org
DRAMA CLUB INFO AVAILABLE
MARDELA ATHLETIC BOOSTERS NEED YOUR HELP!
We are in need of parents to help fill positions on the Executive Board for FY 20-21.
Multiple positions are available. Send in your nominations now!
Get to know other athletic parents and students and what is happening at Mardela.
If interested or to submit nominations by 9/18/20, email email@example.com
Purpose of the Boosters:
To work in conjunction with Mardela Middle & High School’s administrator(s) and coaches to develop an athletic program for the student athletes.
Our slogan is “Improving the Experience for the Mardela Student Athlete”
WCPS STUDENTS CAN DIGITALLY BORROW MATERIALS WITH JUST THEIR LUNCH NUMBER
All WCPS students can use their lunch number as a virtual Library Card! Use services like Hoopla to borrow e-Books and audiobooks and even digital copies of comics from Marvel!
CLASS OF 2020 GRADUATION PROGRAM & SCHOLARSHIPS LIST
Our Virtual Commencement Ceremony will begin at 7PM Saturday, May 30 on PAC-14 and on the WCBOE YouTube Channel. Linked below are PDF versions of the Graduation Program and Scholarships list.
UMES OFFERING VIRTUAL TOURS, COUNSELING APP'T
From UMES Admissions Counselor Jennifer Johnson:
We are offering virtual admissions presentations every Wednesday and Friday at 2:00pm for any student interested in UMES, I am also holding One-on-One Counselor meetings for students that have questions during this time.
Virtual Tour Registration- https://umes.welcometocollege.com/visit
One-on-One Counselor Meeting- https://calendly.com/jajohnson6"
TWO HONORED AS BAYSIDE SCHOLAR ATHLETES
Congratulations to Camilla Flagg and Matt Guy for being named Bayside Conference 2020 Senior Scholar Athletes!