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Building:
Kendall Elementary School
Published: 11/13/2020

>> To order your Kendall Elementary School yearbook for the 2020-21 school year, click here!

Building:
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: 11/12/2020

11/25/20 UPDATE: The Indiana Department of Health has classified Grant County in the red category, meaning there is an active and widespread outbreak of COVID-19 in our community.

The Grant County Health Department has asked that schools continue to restrict spectator attendance at school activities to parents and guardians only, up to two per student participant. No school events will be open to the public at this time.

Many events have been postponed or canceled due to quarantines here or at other participating schools.

Building:
District, Kendall Elementary School, Marion High School
Published: 11/10/2020

Marion Community Schools was informed Tuesday, Nov. 10, that a staffer who was last at Kendall Elementary School on Monday, Nov. 9, has been diagnosed as COVID-19 positive.

In connection with this positive case, 2 other staffers were determined to be school related close contacts and have been informed and instructed to quarantine. (Click here for current COVID-19 quarantine information.)

Building:
District, Allen Elementary School, Frances Slocum Elementary School, Kendall Elementary School, Riverview Elementary School
Published: 11/2/2020

Marion Community Schools is participating in a groundbreaking new program, Grant County Elementary Unified Robotics, part of the Champions Together program of Special Olympics Indiana. This weekend, students will be participating in the very first Unified Robotics event!

Building:
District, Allen Elementary School, Frances Slocum Elementary School, Kendall Elementary School, Riverview Elementary School, Justice Thurgood Marshall Intermediate School, McCulloch Junior High School
Published: 10/14/2020

Giant Online Academy students of ALL grades (K-12) are welcome to come in and get their picture taken any time between 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 28 at Marion High School's Walton Center lobby. Enter Door 19. Parents who bring their students should wait outside in their cars.

>> After photos are taken, you can view and order your photos here 

Building:
District, 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: 9/16/2020
Provided news release

In honor and in celebration of the late Congressman and Civil Rights activist John Robert Lewis, a group of community citizens has organized to plant a commemorative tree. The tree is a sugar maple tree, which grows to spread its beautiful canopy like an umbrella, exemplifying the wide reach and influence of John Lewis. The public is invited to attend this memorable event.

Building:
Kendall Elementary School
Published: 9/11/2020

Kendall Elementary School's picture day is set for Monday, Sept. 14.

Onsite students will have photos taken during the school day.

Giant Online Academy students are welcome to come in and get their picture taken between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Parents will wait outside in their cars, students will be escorted in to have their photo taken and then brought back to the parent.

>> After photos are taken, you can view and order your photos here 

Building:
Kendall Elementary School
Published: 9/11/2020

Get in the Giants spirit this Homecoming week! (Both onsite and online students are welcome to participate!)

Monday (9/14): Dress Your Best Day - as fancy as you want to be - because it's Picture Day at Kendall!

Tuesday (9/15): Neon Day - wear your favorite bright colors!

Wednesday (9/16): Wacky Wednesday - wear your clothes inside out, backwards, add crazy socks, etc.

Building:
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: 9/8/2020
From our partners at the Marion Community School of the Arts

The Community School of the Arts is excited to kick-off a new community event this Friday, Sept. 11, downtown. Chalk The Block is an event created to bring the community together to beautify the downtown square. Chalk will be distributed Friday evening, and will be available at downtown businesses for the month of September.

Building:
Allen Elementary School, Frances Slocum Elementary School, Kendall Elementary School, Riverview Elementary School
Published: 8/10/2020

All onsite students will have at-home e-learning days every Friday during the first semester. More information about e-learning Fridays can be reviewed below.

(Giant Online Academy students: This e-learning information does not necessarily apply to you. GOA teachers will continue to provide instructions for their students. If you have questions about Friday expectations for your GOA student, please contact your teacher.)
 

Assignments

For e-learning day there will be 5 assignments: