The Mercedes Early College Academy Student Council is proud to unveil the three new initiatives to advance school spirit and student development.
Initiative One: School Spirit
- In order to further enhance the campus spirit at Mercedes Early College Academy, the MECA Student Council arranged and executed the first Spirit Rally which honored students currently balancing a full course work as well as an extracurricular activity. The following student populations were honored: athletics (football, volleyball, cross country, tennis, golf, cheerleading, dance, band, and ROTC. The 2014 Homecoming Court was also honored for their fine representation of the student body at the homecoming festivities.
- The next Spirit Rally will take place on Friday, November 7 and will honor the graduating senior class of 2015.
Initiative Two: Student Leadership
- In order to continually development the leadership and professionalism of the student body, the MECA Student Council will host student professional development sessions in the areas of time and stress management, interview etiquette, resume creation, and volunteer and internship opportunities
Initiative Three: Service and Scholarship
- In order to ensure the academic prosperity and mindset of service to community, the MECA Student Council will fundraise throughout the academic year and award three graduating seniors a scholarship in the amount of $300 to be used towards their journey in pursuing a bachelors degree.