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Posted: by Patricia Gibson, Communications Director
News Blog Category - News Originally posted May 28

Marion Community Schools is a Summer Food Service Program participant. Free breakfast and lunch is available to the public (to anyone 18 or younger) as follows this summer:

Meals will be available Monday through Friday, June 3 through June 14 at Allen Elementary, Frances Slocum Elementary School, Kendall Elementary, Riverview Elementary, Justice Intermediate School, and McCulloch Junior High School; meals will be available Monday through Thursday June 3 through June 20 at Marion High School.
  • Breakfast will be served from 7:30 to 8 a.m.
  • Lunch will be served from 11:30 a.m. to noon.
The Summer Food Service Program for Children was created to serve nutritious meals to children when the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Program meals are not available. Under this program, free meals are provided to all eligible children ages 1 to 18 as well as people with disabilities, regardless of age, who participate in a special education program.

Acceptance and participation requirements for the program are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability.
Posted: by Patricia Gibson, Communications Director
News Blog Category - News This Friday, May 31, Marion High School sophomore Zaimar Burnett will be competing at the IHSAA track & field state finals held at IU in Bloomington. The Giant Nation is cheering him on!

>> Click here to learn more at MarionGiantsSports.com
Posted: by Patricia Gibson, Communications Director
News Blog Category - News Check out this video about our annual Hoosier History Living Wax Museum, put on by our Allen fourth-graders:


Posted: by Patricia Gibson, Communications Director
Check out these videos and get excited for the Marion Prep Academy at McCulloch Junior High!





Posted: by Patricia Gibson, Communications Director
News Blog Category - News McCulloch Junior High School invites families with current sixth- and seventh-grade students to come out and learn about our new Marion Prep Academy program!

We already know that Marion High School has some of the best college and career opportunities around, along with award winning music, athletics, competitive academic teams, and more. Marion Prep Academy will better prepare McCulloch students for success in high school and for the rest of their life!

There are lots of exciting new opportunities at MJH for the 2019-20 school year in the classroom and beyond! From early high school credits, to college and career exploration, to the best junior high school music program in the state, and more academic opportunities than ever before, there's something for every student at McCulloch Junior High School! (And EVERY student will be a part of the Marion Prep Academy program, which will be personalized to meet their specific needs in various ways.) 

Come out May 22 to learn more!


WHO:

~ Families with current Marion Community Schools students or anyone considering enrolling at MJH

~ Community members who want to learn about this new program and to explore ways we can build a better future together

WHEN:

6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 22

WHERE:

McCulloch Junior High School, 3528 S. Washington St.

(Enter Door #3 on the north side of the school, the 35th Street side, which is a handicapped-accessible door)


Take a sneak peak at some of the information you'll hear more about at our May 22 event: