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Education

  • Board approves lower tax rate

    The Marion County Board of Education unanimously approved lowering the county’s property tax rate last week.
    But, don’t be confused.
    The recallable nickel will still be on the ballot in November.
    What the board did last week was set its tax rate for fiscal year 2016, which it must do annually. That rate will ultimately change after the election and the results of the recallable nickel vote on Nov. 8.

  • The Missing Page

     

  • 9-14-16 School Menus

    Breakfast
    Elementary schools

    Monday, Sept. 19: sausage cheese burrito w/sauce and toast or cereal and toast, apple wedge, pineapple, juice, and milk.
    Tuesday, Sept. 20: whole grain chocolate chip muffin and toast or cereal and toast, orange wedges, peaches, juice and milk.
    Wednesday, Sept. 21: bacon, egg slider and toast or cereal and toast, pears, grape cluster, juice, and milk.
    Thursday, Sept. 22: sausage breakfast pizza and toast or cereal and toast, fruit cocktail, applesauce, juice, and milk.

  • College reps to visit Springfield ECTC Campus

    The Springfield ECTC Campus will be hosting representatives from several colleges and universities to assist anyone interested in continuing or completing their college education select the school which best meets their educational goals.
    Although the representatives will be focused on students who wish to transfer to their college or university, they will be able to provide application and program information.
    • Sept. 14 – Midway University (8 a.m. to noon)
    • Sept. 20 - Eastern Kentucky University (10 a.m. – 1 p.m.)

  • Students of the Month tour Fuel Total Systems
  • Glasscock Students of the Month
  • State fair results for local 4-Hers

     

  • WMES August Pages of the Month
  • 9-7-16 School Menus

    Breakfast
    Elementary schools

    Monday, Sept. 12: biscuit and sausage and toast or cereal and toast, applesauce, oranges, juice, and milk.
    Tuesday, Sept. 13: poptart and toast or cereal and toast, pineapple, peaches, juice, and milk.
    Wednesday, Sept. 14: chicken and biscuit and toast or cereal and toast, grape cluster, pears, juice, and milk.
    Thursday, Sept. 15: maple mini pancakes and cinnamon toast or cereal and cinnamon toast, mixed fruit, apple, juice, and milk.

  • 8-31-16 School Menus

    Breakfast
    Elementary schools

    Tuesday, Sept. 6: granola breakfast cookie and toast or cereal and toast, pears, orange wedges, juice, and milk.
    Wednesday, Sept. 7: scrambled eggs and toast or cereal and toast, banana, pineapple chunks, juice and, milk.
    Thursday, Sept. 8: build your own parfait w/granola and toast or cereal and toast, peaches, strawberries, juice, and milk.
    Friday, Sept. 9: milk gravy and biscuit or cereal and toast, apple, pears, juice, and milk.

    Middle/high schools