• Central Kentucky Community Action to offer assistance to graduating college seniors

    Are you a college senior in need of help with tuition or graduation expenses?
    If you are a resident of Breckinridge, Grayson, Hardin, Larue, Marion, Meade, Nelson or Washington counties and your household meets the income guidelines you may be eligible for assistance. Please contact your local Community Action for more information.

  • Real world projects

    Marion County High School’s Project Lead The Way students are extremely busy with numerous “real world” projects underway.
    “There’s lots going on up here, in a very good way,” PLTW Instructor Greg Conley said.
    One of the most exciting (and top secret) projects is the Dream Bus, which Superintendent Taylora Schlosser plans to unveil in April of next year.

  • School board meeting schedule to change in 2016

    The Marion County Board of Education will be meeting an hour earlier next year, according to its new schedule, which board members approved Thursday evening.
    All meetings will begin at 5 p.m.

  • MCPS prepares for winter weather season

    In the event that unsafe weather conditions occur while school is already in session, Marion County Public Schools will make a decision based on what is deemed safe for students and will contact parents via One Call Now. Media outlets will be contacted and information will be posted on the MCPS website also. If you are not currently receiving the One Call Now call, or would like to be removed from the list, please contact the Board of Education office at 270-692-3721.

  • MCHS honors veterans

    Marion County High School hosted its annual Veterans Day ceremony Wednesday of last week. MCHS gave special recognition to WWII, Korea, Vietnam and women veterans. This year has been designated the year of the woman veteran. This year is also the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, 65 years since the beginning of the Korean War and the 50th anniversary of U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War.

  • Marion County Arts and Humanities Council presents grant to artist-in-residency program at LES
  • Retired teachers donate supplies, money to county schools
  • 11-11-15 School Menus

    Monday, Nov. 16: maple mini pancakes and toast or assorted cereal and toast, orange wedges, apple, variety of juice and milk.
    Tuesday, Nov. 17: assorted poptart and two toast or assorted cereal and toast, variety of juice, pineapple, peach cup, and milk.
    Wednesday, Nov. 18: chicken and biscuit and toast or assorted cereal and toast, grape cluster, pear slices, variety of juice and milk.
    Thursday, Nov. 19: biscuit and sausage or assorted cereal and toast, applesauce, fruit cocktail, variety of juice and milk.

  • St. Charles Middle School students of the month


    October Students of the Month at St. Charles Middle School are, from left, sixth grade - Cody Essex, son of Willie and Laura Essex; seventh grade - Brennan Hamilton, son of Tommy and Amanda Hamilton; and eighth grade - Taylor Ballard, daughter of Jeremy and Chasity Ballard and Elizabeth Caldwell.

  • Glasscock honor rolls

    The following Glasscock Elementary School students earned the honor roll for the first nine weeks of the 2015-16 school year.
    First honor roll
    Kindergarten - Josie Blair, Bella Brady, Drew Wright, Nola Yocum, Aaliyah Abrams, Carson Brown, Darby Conley, Dreydan Edwards, Xavier Furmon, Deanna Gore, Talis Hazelwood, MyKaih Johnson, Jennifer Olvera, Jaden Smothers, Kinsley Smothers, Jillian Spalding, Scarlett Blanford, Adi Hutchins, Katie Mattingly, Rylee Miles, Carter ODaniel, Alexis Washington, Chelsea Wethington, Blake Wise, and NaKiya Wright.