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District, Marion High School
Published: 2/16/2021

On this week's Giant Talk on WBAT, MCS Superintendent Brad Lindsay, MHS teacher Bobbie Owensby, and MHS students Arden Weaver and Camille Scales talk about the upcoming Black History Club presentation.

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District
Published: 2/9/2021

Superintendent Brad Lindsay talks Marion Community Schools news on this week's Giant Talk radio show on 1400 WBAT. Check it out:

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District, Justice Thurgood Marshall Intermediate School, McCulloch Junior High School
Published: 2/9/2021

Superintendent Brad Lindsay and Stephanie Lockwood, Principal of Justice Intermediate School and McCulloch Junior High School, are featured on the Feb. 1 edition of the Giant Talk radio show on 1400 WBAT.

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District, Marion High School, Marion Regional Career Center
Published: 2/4/2021

The Marion Giants e-sports team is headed into the state championship! 

After a first-round bye due to a forfeit, a second round victory over Wabash, and a third round victory over Kankakee Valley, the Giants are set to take on Scottsburg in Super Smash Bros. in the finals match at 3:45 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16 (rescheduled from Feb. 9).

We invite you to cheer on your Marion Giants virtually.   

>> Click here to watch our gaming livestream at game time

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District, McCulloch Junior High School, Marion High School
Published: 2/4/2021

Marion Community Schools was informed Wednesday, Feb. 3, that a student who was last at Marion High School on Thursday, Jan. 28, has been diagnosed as COVID-19 positive.  In connection with this case, 1 other student was identified as a school related close contact and has been informed and instructed to quarantine. (Click here for current COVID-19 quarantine information.)

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District, Justice Thurgood Marshall Intermediate School
Published: 2/2/2021

Marion Community Schools was informed Friday, Jan. 29, that a student who was last at Justice Intermediate School on Thursday, Jan. 28, has been diagnosed as COVID-19 positive. 

In connection with this case, 27 other students were identified as school related close contacts and have been informed and instructed to quarantine. (Click here for current COVID-19 quarantine information.)

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District, Allen Elementary School, Frances Slocum Elementary School, Kendall Elementary School, Riverview Elementary School
Published: 1/31/2021

Be sure to check our website for closing and delay information! We always announce early when we can, but sometimes announcements come the morning of. Announcements are also available on our Facebook pages, along with local and state media.

The information below is for elementary buildings only. Grades 5-12 should check in with their teachers on any day when virtual learning is being used. (Grades 5-12 take home their iPads regularly, but not all elementary students do, so we are providing info below for families with elementary students.)

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District, Marion High School
Published: 1/28/2021

Get your exclusive Marion Giants NCC Wrestling Champs gear today!

>> Click here for more details

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District
Published: 1/27/2021

Marion Community Schools has participated in the weekly COVID-19 community update since it's start.

Watch the full 1/27 update here:

Building:
District, Marion High School
Published: 1/27/2021

Marion High School art teacher Tashema Davis has made a huge impact on our community with her work. Murals by Mrs. Davis can be seen all around the county, and her art gallery and creative space Echo Gallery is part of the revitalization of downtown Marion.

Now, even more people will have the opportunity to get to know her and her talent! She's part of PBS American Portrait's featured collection of artists around the country who are using their gifts to amplify and celebrate the Black Lives Matter movement and work for change.