The elementary and school supply lists are now available. They are posted on the school websites.
GEAR UP at Marion City Schools will offer a new summer ACT test prep workshop July 18-Aug. 11. The workshop will be held 10 a.m. to noon in Harding High School’s media center. The workshop is free. It will be held Monday through Thursday with no workshop on Friday. To sign up, call 740-223-4729. More information on GEAR UP is on our website.
Marion City Schools will have a make-up kindergarten registration 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 3 at Grant Middle School. Please call 740-223-4380 for an appointment.
The Straight A Fund Governing Board recommended awarding a $623,605 Straight A Innovation Fund Grant to partners Rushmore Academy, Harding High School and the Mahoning County Educational Service Center. The grant will cover costs of working with the Kent State University Research Center for Educational Technology to create an educational simulated workplace model.
Marion Mentors 21 coordinator John Shank calls it “21st century mentoring.” What he’s after are mentors who will dedicate time to mentoring Marion City Schools students – long-term if possible. It’s mentoring dedicated to helping the school district meet its goals.