.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Education

  • Calvary’s Got Talent

    A trio of Calvary students performed the song “Fight Song” by Rachel Platten at the Marion County Board of Education’s meeting March 9. India Young, Maddie Spalding and Will Blake competed in the special talent competition at the state Beta Convention recently. They placed first runner-up and will be competing at the National Beta Convention in Orlando, Florida this June.
     

  • MCPS extreme makeover approved

    The Marion County Board of Education approved the district's facilities plan and reconfiguration plan during its meeting March 9, but the decision wasn’t unanimous.
    School Board Member Carrie Gribbins Truitt was the only board member to vote against the reconfiguration plan, stating that she believed the district should delay the implementation until the 2018-19 school year.

  • Marion County District Schools Facilities Plan

    The Marion County Board of Education approved the district's facilities plan and reconfiguration plan during its meeting March 9.

    School centers:

    Preschool – fifth grade

    Sixth/seventh grade center

    Eighth/ninth grade center

    10th-12th grade center

     

    Capital Construction Priorities

  • Education briefs

    School board approves 2017-18 school calendar
    The Marion County Board of Education unanimously approved the 2017-18 school calendar during its regular monthly meeting March 9.
    The opening day for staff will be Tuesday, Aug. 8. The first day for students will be Wednesday, Aug. 9.
    The calendar also includes the following:
    - Monday, Sept. 4: School closed for Labor Day
    - Oct. 2-9: Fall break (Oct. 9 will be used for staff development)
    - Nov. 22-24: Thanksgiving break
    - Dec. 18-Jan. 1: Christmas break

  • 3-15-17 School Menus

    Breakfast
    Elementary schools

    Monday, March 20: cinnamon rolls w/glaze and toast or cereal and toast, apple wedge, pineapple, jelly, juice, and milk.
    Tuesday, March 21: whole grain chocolate chip muffin and toast or cereal and toast, orange wedges, peaches, jelly, juice, and milk.
    Wednesday, March 22: bacon, egg, slider and toast or cereal and toast, banana, pineapple chunks, jelly, juice, and milk.
    Thursday, March 23: sausage breakfast pizza and toast or cereal and toast, fruit cocktail, applesauce, jelly, juice, and milk.

  • WMES PAGES for the month of February
  • 3-15-17 MCHS Student Ambassador
  • Lanham and Votaw will compete in the U.S. Open Robotics Competition in Iowa
  • Lebanon Elementary’s 2017 Read-a-Thon
  • 3-8-17 School Menus

    Breakfast
    Elementary schools

    Monday, March 13: biscuit and sausage and toast or cereal and toast, applesauce, orange wedges, jelly, juice, and milk.
    Tuesday, March 14: assorted poptart and toast or cereal and toast, pineapple, peaches, jelly, juice, and milk.
    Wednesday, March 15: chicken and bun and toast or cereal and toast, grape cluster, pears, jelly, juices, and milk.
    Thursday, March 16: mini pancakes and cinnamon toast or cereal and cinnamon toast, mixed fruit, apple, jelly, juice, and milk.