August 2023 News

August 24th, 2023

Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP)

The Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) is a program that provides eligible households up to $30/month toward their internet bills as well as a one-time discount of up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet. All households with a child who was approved to receive free or reduced-price school meals within the last 12 months under the National School Lunch Program or the School Breakfast Program, including children who attend schools participating in the Community Eligibility Provision, are eligible for ACP benefits.

Families can check their eligibility, sign up, and find fully covered plans at (mobile-accessible and available in Spanish) or by calling 877-384-2575.

The following are additional resources provided by the government:

  •—a one-stop shop to learn about ACP, check eligibility, enroll, and find fully covered internet plans.
  • White House Fact Sheet on the ACP and its benefits.

Additionally, CEMC/Cumberland Connect has provided resources in English and Spanish.

August 22nd, 2023

Middle College Celebrations for the Class of 2023

We want to take a minute to celebrate our seniors from the class of 2023!

50 seniors in the class of 2023

5.5 million dollars received in scholarships by the class of 2023 ($111,674 per student)

26.4 Average ACT for the class of 2023 (state ave-18.4)

72% met all 4 ACT benchmarks (state ave-14.5%)

3.74 Average GPA for the class of 2023

100% graduation for 15 years

100% of graduates Ready Grad

100% of graduates Graduating with Distinction

17 students earned an Associate’s Degree

August 4th, 2023

1st Day of School!

Welcome back! All (new and returning) Middle College students have a required meeting to attend on Monday, August 7th in the Music and Mass Communication (MMC) Building. Students should arrive to the MMC no later than 8:45am. After our meeting, new students will meet their orientation leader, have a campus tour, and learn lots more about Middle College. Plan to wear comfortable shoes and bring umbrella/rain jacket if rain is expected. This meeting is just for the students attending Middle College. Family or friends should plan to meet up at the end of the day. New students should be finished around 11:30am. Please check your email for more information!