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Posted: by Patricia Gibson, Communications Director
News Blog Category - News We wish all of our graduates nothing but the best as the move into the next chapter of their lives! Once a Giant, always a Giant — that means we're rooting for you today and always!

Check out this year's senior video made by the multimedia / marketing class: 

Posted: by Patricia Gibson, Communications Director
News Blog Category - News Marion High School is proud to announce that our Chinese teacher, Yichuan Yan, has been named teacher of the year by the Indiana Chinese Language Teachers Association, and a nominee for Indiana Foreign Language Teachers Association’s teacher of the year award.

CLTA-IN will honor Yan as the secondary level (9-12) teacher of the year at their annual meeting in November, and submitted him as their nomination for IFLTA’s award, which will be given later this year.

Congratulations, Mr. Yan!
Posted: by Patricia Gibson, Communications Director
News Blog Category - News Today, our graduating Little Giants, who will be headed to kindergarten next year, got to meet the Marion High School Class of 2017! 


We hope this is a day our Little Giants will remember as they continue their journey toward high school graduation and beyond! And we hope that this will be a reminder to our seniors that they are role models, and that we are proud of them!
Posted: by Patricia Gibson, Communications Director
News Blog Category - News The Marion High School Class of 2017 visited Marion Community Schools elementary buildings on Friday, May 19, taking a "walk of fame" through the hallways dressed in their caps, gowns, honor cords, and other awards.

          


For many of the seniors, it was a homecoming, revisiting the schools they attended in earlier years. There were plenty of hugs from former teachers and administrators to go around for the soon-to-be-graduates!

For the elementary students, it was a glimpse into their own futures, a visual representation of a milestone they are all striving to reach: high school graduation.

This is a great reminder that each of us has someone, somewhere, watching us, looking up to us, and being inspired by our choices, attitudes, and accomplishments. It's a good reminder for us all, and it’s a great way to celebrate the Class of 2017!

At the end of the tour, the seniors gathered back at the high school for a group photo:

Posted: by Patricia Gibson, Communications Director
News Blog Category - News Marion Community Schools is seeking volunteers for its district wellness committee, to review its wellness policy.

The wellness policy outlines the district’s approach to ensuring environments and opportunities for all students to practice healthy eating and physical activity behaviors throughout the school day. The committee will establish goals for and oversee school health and safety policies and programs.

Who we are seeking as members of this committee:
  • Parents / guardians / caregivers
  • Students
  • Health professionals
  • Anyone else who is interested in the topic
In addition, we will be inviting school staff, including teachers and school health professionals, mental health and social services professionals, administrators, and board members.

If you would like to participate on this committee, please plan to attend the upcoming meeting, set for 4:15 p.m. Thursday, May 18, in the MCS Board Room at Marion High School (enter Door 22, to the west of the main entrance).

For more information, or if you would like to be on this committee but cannot attend this meeting, contact Teal Keenan, MCS Food Service Department director, at tkeenan@marion.k12.in.us, or call her at 662-2546 x. 112.