One of the largest show choir competitions in the Midwest was held at Harding High School Saturday, Feb. 1. The competition, put on by the Marion City School District choir programs, began at 8 a.m. and didn't end until 11:30 p.m.
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Taft Elementary School third grade students got a visit from a pair of Red Cross volunteers on January 31. The purpose of the visit was to share with students the importance of being prepared in case of an emergency.
As one of only four school districts in Ohio taking part in the GEAR UP Ohio program, Marion City Schools is in its sixth year of the seven-year program designed to prepare students for what comes next after high school.
Walk into Jenna May's fifth-grade classroom at Garfield Elementary this January and you will see a banner filled with squares under the heading "January Bingo". Within those squares are goals for the class such as "random act of kindness" or "awesome partner work".
In an effort to recognize and promote good behavior at Grant Middle School, students and administrators put their heads together to come up with a solution. The answer was the Kindness Challenge.