Mission Statement

  • Mallard Creek High School prepares students to succeed in a global society through a quality education.

Faculty & Staff

  • Students at Mallard Creek High School are served by a highly motivated and dedicated faculty and staff.  Just over half of the faculty has earned a master's or doctorate degree and 10% of the faculty has earned National Board Certification.

    • 184 Teachers and Assistants
    • 12 Guidance Counselors and Student Support Staff
    • 6 Administrators
    • 5 Facilitators and Coordinators
    • 5 Administration Assistants
    • 19 Cafeteria and Custodial Staff

School Demographics

  • Our student body of over 2,120 students is comprised of  69% African-American, 9% White, 3% Multi-Racial, and 5% Asian.  Ethnically, 14% of our students are Hispanic.  Our student body represents a wide range of backgrounds from socio-economic, religious, and political viewpoints.


  • academics

    In our focus to produce graduates that are college and career ready, Mallard Creek High School offers a wide-range of rigorous and relevant courses in all subject areas.  Students who wish to pursue a future in science, math, the humanities, visual arts, performing arts, engineering or business have several options to choose from when registering for courses, including over 100 courses offered through our NC Virtual Public School lab and the NC College and Career Promise program.  Mallard Creek offers a compliment of services for students with disabilities, special needs and are English language learners.  In 2013, MCHS welcomed a program for students with Autism, which continues to make a profoundly positive impact on our faculty, staff and student body.  In 2017, MCHS welcomed the AP Capstone program, which includes AP Seminar and AP Research classes. In addition:

    • 16% of students are enrolled in Advanced Placement courses
    • The 2022-2023 graduation rate was over 87%.
    • The Class of 2022 earned over $6 million in scholarships
    • Extended Day opportunities are available for students needing extra support


  • Mallard Creek High School offers a full range of competitive athletics to both boys and girls through tennis, golf, swimming, track and field, football, basketball, baseball, softball, volleyball, soccer, wrestling, cross country and cheerleading. Mallard Creek is a division 4A school and a part of the I-MECK Conference.

    Although MCHS is a relatively new school, our students in team and individual sports have won numerous conference and state titles.  In the fall of 2013, 2014, and 2015 the varsity football team won the 4AA State Championship. In track and field the men's 4x200-meter relay team won the 4A state championship in 2013, and the men's 4x100 meter team won the 4A state championship in 2014. Alycia Springs was the 2014 4A women's track and field shot put state champion. In February 2015 Keon Howe won the state championship in high jump at the NCHSAA 4A indoor track state championships. Waddell McNeely won the 2015 NCHSAA 4A State Championship in wrestling for 160 lb. weight class on February 2015. The Men's Track and Field team won its first NCHSAA 4A State Championship May 2015. Several students have earned athletic scholarships at every collegiate level through their commitment to academics and athletics.

Clubs & Activities

  • Countless clubs and activities at Mallard Creek High School provide students with the opportunity to learn through collaboration, service and competition. Students are encouraged to join clubs, attend school events and complete community service hours through our PRIDE Incentive Program by rewarding students for each level of participation.  The VEX Robotics Team has won 2 State Championships.

    Clubs include:

    • Academic Worldquest
    • Asian Appreciation Association (AAA)
    • Battle of the Books
    • Black Student Alliance
    • Chess Club
    • Creek Chaos
    • DECA
    • Drama Club
    • Environmental Club
    • Foreign Language Clubs (French and Spanish)
    • Freshman Class Council
    • Girls Who Code
    • Gender Sexuality Alliance (GSA)
    • HOSA
    • Interact Club
    • Junior Class Council
    • Marching Band
    • Mu Alpha Theta
    • Multicultural Club
    • National Art Honor Society
    • National Honor Society
    • National Technical Honor Society
    • Noble Maverick Society
    • Photography Club
    • RISE Literary and Art Magazine
    • SAVDDE
    • Science Olympiad
    • Senior Class Council
    • Sophomore Class Council
    • Technology Student Association (TSA)
    • Unified Champions

    Mallard Creek High School's mission is to prepare students to succeed in a global society through a quality education.