• SCC announces a newly accredited baccalaureate degree radiography program

     The radiography program at St. Catharine College received word on Nov. 5 that a new bachelor’s degree program has been approved by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT). The program received two-year accreditation from JRCERT.

  • 11-12-14 School Menus

    MCHS additional menu item: assorted Pop-tart or cereal bar, grab & go breakfast served in lobby daily      
    Monday, Nov. 17 - Pancake and sausage on a stick with maple syrup and toast or assorted cereal and toast, peaches, apple, juice and milk
    Tuesday, Nov. 18 - Granola breakfast cookie and toast or assorted cereal and toast, fruit cocktail, grape clusters, juice and milk
    Wednesday, Nov. 19 - Scrambled eggs and toast or assorted cereal and toast, strawberry cup, pineapple, juice and milk

  • Glasscock Students of the Month for October
  • High school to host storyteller Nov. 10-14


  • Patriot Preview Day is Nov. 15

    St. Catharine College will host its first Patriot Preview Day of the academic year on Saturday, Nov. 15 from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.

  • Science rules the day at Clay Hill Memorial Forest


    By Linda Waggener
    Marketing and media relations   coordinator

  • MCPS plans for inclement weather

    With the winter months quickly approaching Marion County Public Schools would like to communicate the following protocol regarding the cancellation of school in the event of inclement weather:  

  • Mattingly resigns as school board attorney

    Joe Mattingly resigned as the attorney for the Marion County Board of Education last week after one of his employees was elected to the board.
    Kaelin Reed, who works at the Mattingly and Nally-Martin law firm, was elected as the District 2 board member during the Nov. 4 election. Reed previously resigned from his position as assistant county attorney on Oct. 31, noting in his resignation letter that he was prohibited from being the assistant county attorney as a school board candidate.

  • Reed sworn in as school board member

    Kaelin Reed was elected as the District 2 representative on the Marion County Board of Education on Nov. 4.

    On Nov. 11, he was sworn in by Marion County Judge/Executive John G. Matttingly. Originally, the plan was for Reed to take his oath of office during the Nov. 11 meeting, but it was moved up due to a scheduling issue.

    This also means all the seats on the board are full for the first time since May, when Michael Mullins resigned as a board member.

  • School board meets tonight

     The Marion County Board of Education is scheduled to meet at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11, at the board office.

    The agenda includes the following:


    - Introduction of Newly Elected Board Members

    - New Board Member’s Oath of Office

    - Audit Report – White & Company

    - Superintendent’s Report

    - PGES Update – Tammy Newcome

    - Financial Report – Lisa Caldwell


    - Consider approval of 2015 Board Meeting Schedule