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Education

  • 11-23-11 School Menus

    BREAKFAST
    Monday, Nov. 28: French toast with maple syrup and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Tuesday, Nov. 29: Assorted Poptarts and two cinnamon toast or assorted cereal and two toast, banana or variety of juice, milk.
    Wednesday, Nov. 30: Cinnamon roll and toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.
    Thursday, Dec. 1: Biscuit and sausage or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, milk.

  • A presidential legacy

     

  • Guinness World Record stackers!

    A.C. Glassock Elementary School students took part in the "World's Largest Sport Stacking Event" Thursday, Nov. 17.

    During the course of the Guinness World Records Day, GES students and sport stackers from all reaches of the world stacked up and down, stacking various pyramids and patterns at lightning speed, all combined with a variety of fitness activities. Students raced against the clock, competed in relays and combined sport stacking with fitness challenges as a part of their physical education classes.

  • MCPS: What not to wear

    A decision has not yet been made about requiring school uniforms or enacting a district-wide dress code, but the pros and cons were discussed during a town hall meeting Monday, Nov. 14.

    Approximately 35 people attended the meeting in Marion County High School's cafeteria, including parents, students, school employees, school board members and members of the district's uniform/dress code committee. Some of those in attendance were very much in favor of uniforms or a district-wide dress code, others were opposed and a few were on the fence.

  • Bardtown’s Charlie Battery visits college for Military Appreciation Day Nov. 11

     

    On Friday, Nov. 11, St. Catharine College was supported by members of Charlie Battery, 2nd Battalion, 138th Field Artillery, Kentucky Army National Guard from Bardstown in commemorating its 6th Annual Military Appreciation Day.
    The ceremony, marking the 92nd anniversary of Armistice Day, was a tribute to Kentucky’s fallen warriors with a special tribute to those of Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom.

  • West Marion Elementary Honor Rolls

    The following West Marion Elementary students earned the honor rolls for the first nine weeks of the 2011-2012 school year.
    FIRST HONOR ROLL
    • Third grade - Landon Cambron, Eli Durham, Zachary Essex, Amber Farris, Brennan Hamilton, J.T. Lee, Brice Pirkle, Lauren Thomas and Samuel Thompson.

  • School district prepared for upcoming winter season

    If conditions are obvious the night before that the weather will not allow for school the next day, then school officials will make the cancellation call that night by 9 p.m. Often this is not the case, so district transportation staff begin checking the roads at 3:30 a.m. the next morning. School officials also make contact with local road crews, as well as the police department, to pinpoint local trouble areas.

  • 11-16-11 MCHS Students of the Week
  • Senator Higdon visits West Marion
  • Lebanon Middle School is finalist for $25,000 award

    Lebanon Middle School is one of 30 finalists for Windstream’s SchoolsWIN Classroom Connections program, and Windstream is encouraging the public to vote for its favorite finalists to determine which schools will receive one of at least six $25,000 awards.
    Since August, the SchoolsWIN program has been encouraging public, private and charter schools within Windstream’s residential service areas to participate in a community improvement project and submit videos of their projects for a chance to receive $25,000 for technology.