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Posted: by Patricia Gibson, Communications Director
News Blog Category - News


Calling all artists!

Marion Community Schools is seeking artwork for its annual holiday cards. This competition is open to all Marion Community Schools students (including Marion Regional Career Center). Winning artists receive a $75 Walmart gift card!

Please submit your original artwork, at least 8.5" x 11" (letter sized) to your school office by Nov. 9. Include your name, the school you attend, and your phone number when you turn in your entry.

Winning designs will be featured on the MCS holiday cards, which are printed by the Marion Regional Career Center printshop and are offered for sale to the public.

If you have questions, please contact Patty Barney, pbarney@marion.k12.in.us, or 662-2546 x. 125.
Posted: by Patricia Gibson, Communications Director
News Blog Category - News Marion Community Schools Board of School Trustees invites letters of interest from individuals to serve on the Marion Public Library Board of Trustees. The appointment is from Jan. 1, 2019, to Dec. 31, 2022.

Eligibility requirements:
  • Reside in the city of Marion.
  • Reside in city of Marion for at least two years immediately preceding the appointment to the Library Board.
  • Attend meetings on the third Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. at Marion Public Library. (Members serve without pay.)

Application process:
  • Submit a letter of interest and resume to:
Marion Community Schools
c/o Patty Barney
Office of the Superintendent
District Offices at Marion High School
750 W. 26th St.
Marion, IN  46953-2327
  • Please respond by Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018.

More information regarding Library Board responsibilities is available on request to the Superintendent’s Office or by contacting the Marion Public Library.

Contact:

Patty Barney (pbarney@marion.k12.in.us)
District Offices at Marion High School
750 W. 26th St.
Marion, IN  46953-2327
(765) 662-2546 x. 121

Mary Eckerle (meckerle@marion.lib.in.us)
Library Director
600 S. Washington St.
Marion, IN  46953-1992
(765) 668-2900
Posted: by Patricia Gibson, Communications Director
News Blog Category - News Principal Lynn Gosser and Student Life Coordinator Aaron Murray talked with Tim George and Ed Breen on WBAT's Good Morning Grant County recently.

>> Click here to listen!
Posted: by Patricia Gibson, Communications Director
News Blog Category - News Have you seen the banners at the front entrance of McCulloch Junior High School and wondered what they were for?


They are in recognition of our OUTSTANDING music program, one of the best in the state! In fact, they are the ONLY school in the state that has earned the Indiana State School Music Association's JME Total Department All Music Award for four years in a row!

>> Click here to learn more about this prestigious award!
Posted: by Patricia Gibson, Communications Director
News Blog Category - News Congratulations to McCulloch Giant Evan Miller, who will represent the United States in the Pan American Games next month in Ecuador!


Evan is a seventh-grader this year at McCulloch and has been a member of Marion PAL Judo for six years

He is a seven-time national champion, three-time Indiana champion, 2018 Ohio champion, two-time Indiana Player of the Year, two-time USA Judo #1 National Ranking, Member of the 2017 USA U13 Pan American Team, and a Certified Developmental Referee.

The USA National Governing Body of Judo (USA Judo) selected a delegation of the top-ranked competitors in each weight category for the U13 (under 13 years) division. The U13 Pan American Continental Championships is the elite tournament for athletes ages 12 and 13 throughout the Western Hemisphere. Only countries in North America, Central America, and South America can compete in the Championships. The top four athletes in each division are invited to represent the United States as members of the 2018 U13 Pan American Team.

This November 2018 in Guayaquil, Ecuador, Evan will represent the United States of America. Now that is GIANT!