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District, McCulloch Junior High School
Published: 12/15/2020

Marion Community Schools was informed Tuesday, Dec. 15, that a student who was last at McCulloch Junior High School on Monday, Dec. 14, has been diagnosed as COVID-19 positive.

In connection with this case, 6 other students and one staffer have been 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, Marion Regional Career Center
Published: 12/15/2020

A student in the Marion Regional Career Center Cybersecurity and Information Technology Academy will represent Indiana at a national competition where the best students with Microsoft Office Specialist knowledge will square off.

MRCC senior Evan Rollins won the state championship on the Microsoft Office Specialist PowerPoint Exam. That means he will compete June 21 through 23 in the U.S. National Championship at the Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista in Orlando, Fla.

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District, Marion High School
Published: 12/15/2020

Like so many things, school music competitions have taken on a new look this year.

This fall, band and choir students across the state were asked to submit videos for solo and ensemble and organizational competitions held each school year by the Indiana State School Music Association.
Marion High School musicians earned several gold awards as part of the ISSMA Fall Virtual Assessment.

“Even in the middle of a pandemic our band students have risen to the challenge of producing quality music,” said Marion High School band director Josh Huff.

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District, Marion High School
Published: 12/14/2020

Congratulations to Marion High School senior Evelyn Detamore, who has been named a 2020 Lilly Endowment Scholarship winner!

The Lilly scholarship recognizes academic success, along with leadership and civic involvement.

The scholarship provides coverage for tuition and book fees for Indiana colleges/universities. The nomination and selection process for the Lilly Scholarship locally is handled by the Community Foundation of Grant County.

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District, Marion High School, Marion Regional Career Center
Published: 12/14/2020

Congratulations to Marion High School / Marion Regional Career Center Business Professionals of America (BPA) team members Lucia Persinger, Leah Hoeksema, and Annika Sharlow and their coach, Cathy Griffin, on their success at the BPA Regional Leadership Conference.

These performances earned each of them the opportunity to compete at the state level in March.

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District, Riverview Elementary School, McCulloch Junior High School
Published: 12/14/2020

Marion Community Schools was informed Monday, Dec. 14, that a student who was last at McCulloch Junior High School on Thursday, Dec. 10, has been diagnosed as COVID-19 positive. In connection with this case, 15 other students have been 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, Justice Thurgood Marshall Intermediate School
Published: 12/11/2020

Marion Community Schools was informed Friday, Dec. 11, that a staffer who was last at Justice Intermediate School on Thursday, Dec. 10 has been diagnosed as COVID-19 positive. In connection with this case there were determined to be no school related close contacts. 

In addition, a staffer at Marion High School has been diagnosed as COVID-19 positive. In connection with this case, there were determined to be no school related close contacts.

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District
Published: 12/10/2020

Marion Community Schools was informed Thursday, Dec. 10, that a staffer who was last on a Marion Community Schools bus on Dec. 10 has been diagnosed as COVID-19 positive.

In connection with this case, 1 other staffer and 2 students were determined to be 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, McCulloch Junior High School
Published: 12/9/2020

Like so many things, school music competitions have taken on a new look this year.

This fall, band and choir students across the state were asked to submit videos for solo and ensemble and organizational competitions held each school year by the Indiana State School Music Association.

The ISSMA Fall Virtual Assessment was new not only in format, but also in timing, as these competitions have typically been held in the spring.

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District, Marion High School
Published: 12/9/2020

Marion Community Schools was informed Wednesday, Dec. 9, that a staffer who was last at Marion High School on Monday, Dec. 7, has been diagnosed as COVID-19 positive. 

In connection with this positive case, there were no school related close contacts identified.