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District, Allen Elementary School, Frances Slocum Elementary School, Kendall Elementary School, Riverview Elementary School, Justice Thurgood Marshall Intermediate School, Marion High School
Published: 6/3/2019

This summer, Marion Giants boys basketball coaches are offering summer training to boys going into grades 5 through 8 at Marion Community Schools next year.

The Marion Giants Basketball Academy starts June 4 at Marion High School.

>> Click here for more details from mariongiantssports.com

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District, Little Giants Preschool, Allen Elementary School, Frances Slocum Elementary School, Kendall Elementary School, Riverview Elementary School, Justice Thurgood Marshall Intermediate School, McCulloch Junior High School, Marion High School
Published: 5/28/2019

Originally posted May 28

Marion Community Schools is a Summer Food Service Program participant. Free breakfast and lunch is available to the public (to anyone 18 or younger) as follows this summer:

Meals will be available Monday through Friday, June 3 through June 14 at Allen Elementary, Frances Slocum Elementary School, Kendall Elementary, Riverview Elementary, Justice Intermediate School, and McCulloch Junior High School; meals will be available Monday through Thursday June 3 through June 20 at Marion High School.

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Allen Elementary School
Published: 5/21/2019
Check out this video about our annual Hoosier History Living Wax Museum, put on by our Allen fourth-graders:


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District, Little Giants Preschool, Allen Elementary School, Frances Slocum Elementary School, Kendall Elementary School, Riverview Elementary School, Justice Thurgood Marshall Intermediate School
Published: 5/14/2019

Six teachers earned special recognition at the MCS School Board meeting on May 14, 2019, as this year’s nominees and recipients of the Mary Clark Hanley Teaching Excellence Award.

The nominees are an exclusive group that personifies excellence. They were selected by their respective principals or coordinators. The 2018-19 nominees are:

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Allen Elementary School
Published: 5/14/2019
Indiana history will come to life in the annual Allen Elementary Living Wax Museum, and these young scholars want to share what they’ve learned with you!

The Living Wax Museum will be open from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 12:45 to 1:45 p.m. Tuesday, May 21, in the school’s gym. Family and friends and any other community members interested are invited to attend. Like a museum, the event is come and go at your own speed and convenience, within the open times.
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Allen Elementary School
Published: 3/4/2019
All Allen Elementary families are invited!

Our community partner Brinker Heights Wesleyan Church has invited all Allen families to a skating party!

The event is set for 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Idyl Wyld, 4013 S. Meridian St., Marion.

There will be free admission and snacks provided. Skate rental is $2 per person. 

We hope to see you there!

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District, Little Giants Preschool, Allen Elementary School, Frances Slocum Elementary School, Kendall Elementary School, Riverview Elementary School, Justice Thurgood Marshall Intermediate School, McCulloch Junior High School, Marion High School, Marion Regional Career Center
Published: 1/30/2019

Originally posted Jan. 30, 2019

Due to the cancellation of classes on January 30 and 31 because of dangerous wind chill temperatures, the last day for students will now be on Tuesday, May 28. Please make a note on your calendars!

(Monday, May 27, is Memorial Day, so there will be no classes that day.)

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Allen Elementary School
Published: 1/17/2019
Allen parents & families: We regret to inform you that we will NOT have our Math Family Night as scheduled for this evening, Jan. 17. We will be in touch soon as to the re-scheduled date! We apologize and look forward to see you on the re-scheduled date!!!
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Allen Elementary School
Published: 11/26/2018
It's that time of year again when our calendars start filling up with holiday plans!

And because we know our school holiday programs can take some logistical work for parents and families to attend, we've set the schedule now, so you can make plans early!

K-4 programs will be in the school gymnasium on Tuesday, Dec. 11.

Here's a look at the grade-by-grade schedule:
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Allen Elementary School
Published: 11/14/2018
Allen Elementary is so thankful to Dollar General for their generous gift of $10,000 to support literacy learning at our school!


Our school team is thrilled with this gift from this outstanding community partner. We will be planning carefully how to best use these funds to benefit our students. 

Thank you, Dollar General, for your support of our school and our community!