• MCPS receives $25,000 from Crusade

    The Crusade for Children announced that it has distributed $5.67 million to 191 organizations across Kentuckiana. One of those grant recipients is Marion County Public Schools, which will receive $25,000.
    This is the 62nd year that WHAS has hosted the Crusade for Children telethon. During those 62 years, the Crusade has raised more than $165 million. All of the money raised from donations is returned to organizations that provide services for children with special needs.


  • What to wear, not to wear at MCHS

    Marion County High School requested that the Enterprise publish the school’s dress code prior to the first day of school so that parents would know what school clothes to buy for their child.
    The following was emailed to the Enterprise last week:
    Marion County High School’s primary focus is to provide students a solid academic foundation in an effort to prepare them for life following high school.  While the dress code does allow some freedom we do require students to dress in a manner that is respectful and does not distract from learning.  

  • Akers hired as Glasscock Elementary principal

    Angie Akers will be the next principal at Glasscock Elementary School. She had been the school's assistant principal.

    The GES School-Based Decision Making Council announced Tuesday that Akers would be replacing Jennifer Brogle, who announced in May that she would be resigning due to family needs.

    Akers previously worked as the library media specialist at Glasscock and the interim assistant principal at Marion County High School.

    Look for more about Akers in an upcoming edition.

  • Adventure Achievers

    The 21st Century Learning Center has hosted the “Adventure Achievers!” camp twice this summer as part of Marion County Public Schools’ Summer Dream Academy. The June 8-12 camp for elementary school students, and the June 22-26 camp was for middle school students.
    Daniels Beams, director of the learning center, wrote that camps is intended continue learning while school is out and prevent the “summer slide” (learning loss that can occur during the break).

  • Sparkman wins Grandparent of the Year Essay contest
  • Reed and Winsor make dean’s list

    The Morehead State University Dean’s List for the 2015 Spring Semester includes Alan Reed and Hannah Michelle Lynn Winsor, both of Lebanon.

  • Local students named to president’s, dean’s lists

    The academic honors’ president’s and dean’s lists for the spring 2015 semester have been announced by Dr. Frank Cheatham, Campbellsville University’s senior vice president for academic affairs.

  • Registration dates are set for the 2015-16 school year

    Marion County High School will welcome the Class of 2019 with Freshman JumpStart on Friday, July 31, at 8:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. All incoming freshman should plan to attend to learn everything you need to know to get ready for high school. Parents will not need to attend JumpStart. Registration will follow JumpStart beginning at 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Parents will need to attend registration.  

    Registration dates
    * Senior registration - Monday, July 20, 4 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

  • Marion County FFA attends 86th Kentucky State FFA Convention
  • Angell-Demmel awards Buckler, Buckman and Russell scholarships