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Education

  • State’s nickel match in doubt

    While the state’s pension crisis is weighing heavily on the minds of many Kentuckians, there’s another colossal concern that could become a reality for Marion County. Currently, Governor Matt Bevin’s budget includes significant cuts to education, and does not include matching funds for school districts who passed the recallable nickel in 2016.

  • Education briefs

    Superintendent’s report

    • Monday, Feb. 19, Presidents Day will be used as a make-up day for students and staff. 

    • MCPS has a partnership between Campbellsville University, and more than 60 students (teachers in training) will be participating in classroom experiences helping students and teachers.

  • Marion County teens learn dangers of social media

    Did you know that messages exchanged on the popular app “Snapchat” aren’t permanently deleted?

    That fact alone captured the attention of students at Marion County Knight Academy last week during a special assembly about social media.

    Speaker Scott Harvey, who travels the country speaking with young adults about personal responsibility, shared examples of social media exchanges gone wrong, including video examples of cyber bullying, social media misuse and more. 

  • Blast from the past

    Surprise! Glasscock Elementary staff found a time capsule hidden in storage, uncovering letters and memories from 1992, now inspiring the creation of a new time capsule to be left behind. 

    Chuck Lowery, custodian at Glasscock, found the hidden time capsule back in December, when he was moving new air filters out of a storage area and discovered the tube in a corner. 

  • 2-14-18 School Menus

    Breakfast
    Elementary schools

    Monday, Feb. 19: donut holes w/glaze and toast or cereal and toast, apple, pineapple, jelly, juice, and milk.
    Tuesday, Feb. 20: whole grain chocolate chip muffin and toast or cereal and toast, orange wedges, pears, jelly, juice, and milk.
    Wednesday, Feb. 21: bacon, egg, slider and toast or cereal and toast, banana, pineapple chunks, jelly, juice, and milk.
    Thursday, Feb. 22: sausage breakfast pizza and toast or cereal and toast, fruit cocktail, applesauce, jelly, juice, and milk.

  • 2-14-18 Marion County Student Ambassador

     

  • Farmer earns third place at Jr. Beta Convention
  • Clark makes dean’s list
  • West Marion Elementary Pages for January
  • 2-7-18 School Menus

    Breakfast
    Elementary schools

    Wednesday, Feb. 7: scrambled eggs and toast or cereal and toast, banana, pineapple chunks, jelly, juice, and milk.
    Thursday, Feb. 8: build your own parfait w/granola and toast or cereal and toast, peaches, strawberries, jelly, juice, and milk.
    Friday, Feb. 9: milk gravy and biscuit or cereal and toast, apple, pear slices, juice, and milk.
    Monday, Feb. 12: biscuit and sausage or cereal and toast, applesauce, orange wedges, juice, and milk.