A great way to stay connected to the school is the Columbus County Schools Mobile App. Please download it at Android and Apple App stores, then follow East Columbus.

All high school students interested in running for Homecoming Court should complete the digital application form. Information was handed out Friday. The application should be in by tomorrow night at midnight! Please see Ms. Edwards if you have questions about completing the application.

All 7th-grade students should have their first dose of the meningococcal conjugate vaccine by September 28, 2022. All 12th-grade students should have their second dose by September 28, 2022. Any 7th or 12th-grade student who has not completed these state-mandated vaccines will not be allowed back in school until the requirements are met. Notices and letters have gone home with students.

September 15, 2022, through October 15, 2022, has been declared National Hispanic Heritage Month. Help us celebrate the rich history, heritage, and diversity of our Hispanic American students.

Please log onto Swampchomp.org nightly to sign up for your lunches and swamp sessions. If used correctly, this program can be powerful, but we need everyone to do their part.

Congratulations to our Lady Hawks soccer team for their win over Elizabethtown Middle School.  They will host West Columbus on Monday and travel to Central Middle School on Thursday. Game time is 4:00 pm.

Let’s give a big shoutout to our volleyball teams for their wins over Heide Trask and Pender High School this past week.  They travel to South Columbus on Tuesday and host West Columbus High School on Thursday. JV games begin at 4:30 and varsity games begin at 6:00 pm.

Our Hawks football team will travel to South Columbus on Tuesday for their first competition of the season.  Game time is 6:00 pm. Go Hawks!

Our Lady Gators tennis team will host West Bladen on Thursday, September 29, 2022. Matches begin at 4:00 pm.

Our varsity boys soccer team will host Trask High School on Monday, game time is 5:00 pm, They will travel to Pender High School on Wednesday to take on the Patriots, game time will be at 6:00 pm.

Let’s give a big shoutout to our varsity football team for their big win over Jones Senior High School. The final score was 63 – 7. Come out on Friday to support our Gators as they take on the Whiteville High School Wolfpack. Game time is 7:30 pm.

The Affordable Connectivity Program is an FCC benefit program that helps ensure that households can afford the broadband they need for work, school, healthcare and more. For more information, please Go to https://www.fcc.gov/acp.

Thank you and have a great night.