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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: 1/25/2022

We are hiring substitute teachers for Marion Community Schools!

You can learn more and get signed up at our upcoming hiring event, 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday, Feb. 1, at McCulloch Junior High School, 3528 S. Washington St. (We are hiring for ALL schools, not just McCulloch.)

 

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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: 1/21/2022

Based on updated guidance from state health officials, Marion Community Schools is updating our COVID-19 procedures.

What's changed?

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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: 1/13/2022

1/14 UPDATE: ALL grades will use virtual learning through Tuesday, Jan. 18. McCulloch Junior High School and Marion High School are dismissing at noon Jan. 14 due to a steep rise in COVID cases and related staffing concerns. Click for more details.

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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: 1/12/2022

Don't miss the fun as our partners at the Marion Community School of the Arts present Seussical the Musical on stage at the Walton Performing Arts Center at Marion High School Jan. 28 through 30!

The cast features students in the CSA Arts Academy, an exclusive partnership with Marion Community Schools, along with many younger MCS students and other kids from around the county.

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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: 1/3/2022

Based on updated guidance from national and state health officials, Marion Community Schools is updating our COVID-19 procedures.

What’s changed?

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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: 12/21/2021

Marion Community Schools is shifting several administrators into new roles starting in January to meet the evolving educational needs of our students during this challenging pandemic era.

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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: 12/20/2021

Winter break starts on Thursday, Dec. 23 and runs through Tuesday, Jan. 4. 

>> You can view the full MCS school year calendar here

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District, Kendall Elementary School, McCulloch Junior High School
Published: 12/13/2021

Marion Community Schools was informed Dec. 11 that a student who was last at Kendall Elementary School on Wednesday, Dec. 8, has been diagnosed as COVID-19 positive. In connection with this case, 17 students were identified as school related close contacts and were informed and provided with quarantine and symptom monitoring instructions. 

In addition, a staffer who was last at Kendall Elementary School on Wednesday, Dec. 8, has been diagnosed as COVID-19 positive. In connection with this case, there were no school related close contacts identified. 

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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: 11/30/2021

It's that time of year again: The Marion Community Schools annual holiday cards are now available to order!

 

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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: 11/24/2021

On Tuesday, the School Board approved a three-year contract for Superintendent Keith Burke.

Burke was previously named Interim Superintendent on Aug. 10, and over the next several weeks the Marion Community Schools Board of School Trustees considered all options, ultimately deciding to remove the interim status and move forward with Burke in the lead, overseeing all operations and programming at Marion Community Schools.