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On Nov. 24, the Marion Community Schools Board of School Trustees approved the continuation of e-learning Fridays through the rest of the 2020-21 school year calendar, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The board had previously approved e-learning Fridays for the first semester.
Marion Community Schools is adding two e-learning days to its calendar as we shift into the winter and holiday season. There will be no onsite classes on Monday, Nov. 23, and Tuesday, Nov. 24. (Thanksgiving break begins Wednesday, Nov. 25.)
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.
Little Giants Preschool honored longtime staffer and then volunteer Sue House for her 13 years of service to the Head Start program in Marion.
Sue was honored Oct. 15 at her final Policy Council meeting for the Head Start program. The Policy Council is an advisory group for the preschool program. She has served as a volunteer on the council for the past five years, and has reached the term limit set for the council.
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.
Marion Community Schools has made the following changes to the 2020-21 school year calendar, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic:
Tonight, the Marion Community Schools Board of School Trustees approved our baseline plans for onsite and online learning for the 2020-21 school year. Please check out our Frequently Asked Questions page, which has links to the individual plans for onsite and online learning, which contain much more detail.
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