Open Enrollment Requests
New Tennessee State law now allows families who live within the school district to request enrollment at any county school where seats are available. Below are open seats in each grade per school for the 22-23 school year. Applications will be available on Wednesday, June 1st at mcsed.net or paper copies will be provided at the district office M-F from 9 A.M. – 1 P.M. Applications will only be accepted from June 1st to June 30th.
If the number of requests exceeds the number of available positions, then a public lottery will be conducted in July.
More information and specific details will be listed on the application posted June 1st.
Gus the Bus will serve breakfast and lunch every Tuesday from 10:00AM-11:00AM at the Wartburg Visitor's Center - multiple meals will be served.
Because Morgan County Schools has been designated as a Community Eligibility Provision district, all students (regardless of income) qualify for this program under the Free and Reduced Lunch qualification.
Special note: This program is sponsored by the FCC, not Morgan County Schools. We cannot answer questions or support any issues pertaining to this program. Our goal is purely to help share this information with our community. Please contact Highland Communications or Highland Telephone with questions. Thank you!
The Emergency Broadband Benefit is an FCC program to help families and households struggling to afford internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic. This new benefit will connect eligible households to jobs, critical healthcare services, virtual classrooms, and so much more.
The Emergency Broadband Benefit will provide a discount of up to $50 per month towards broadband service for eligible households and up to $75 per month for households on qualifying Tribal lands. Eligible households can also receive a one-time discount of up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet from participating providers if they contribute more than $10 and less than $50 toward the purchase price.
The Emergency Broadband Benefit is limited to one monthly service discount and one device discount per household.
A household is eligible if a member of the household meets one of the criteria below:
There are two ways for eligible households to apply:
After receiving an eligibility determination, households can contact their preferred service provider to select an Emergency Broadband Benefit eligible service plan.
Information found in this post was obtained from the fcc.gov website
The Pfizer vaccine has received the final authorization to be given to children ages 12-15. It was already authorized for use in 16-18 year olds. In Morgan County the walk in/drive up hours are Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9am-11am and again from 1pm-3pm. Those vaccines are administered at the EMS Building, 228 Flat Fork Road, in Wartburg.
Congratulations to Patty Justice for successfully completing her EntreEd Certification. Completion of the EntreEd requirements allows Mrs. Justice to receive tools, resources, and pedagogical approaches to effectively implement and teach others to implement entrepreneurship education. Mrs. Justice will be presenting a two day workshop on July 12-13 at the Central Office.