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Electronic Forms at MCS

By dsoltesz | Sep 30, 2020

Marshall County parents now have an option to use electronic forms for beginning of the year forms and athletic forms.  MCS purchased FinalForms for our schools, parents, and students to use for the 20-21 school year.  A parent can create an account which will then be used to associate their child with them.  After filling…

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Back to school written in white over blue ribbons. A black Marshall County Schools logo with Students return Tuesday, September 8, 2020 written below the logo in black.

Students Heading Back to School in Marshall County

By Mr. Wood | Aug 31, 2020

Students in grades 1st through 12th return to school in Marshall County on Tuesday, September 8, 2020 for the start of the 2020 – 2021 academic year at Level 3, as long as Marshall County remains green or yellow on the governor’s colored-coded map. Level 3 means all kids will report for in-person instruction two…

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Tray of school food

Marshall County Schools Continues No Cost Meal Program

By Mr. Wood | Aug 27, 2020

Marshall County Schools Child Nutrition Program Information The Marshall County Board of Education will continue the availability of a daily, no cost breakfast and lunch at school for all students during the 2020- 2021 academic year regardless of income.  Under the Community Eligibility Option Provision, applications will not need to be completed to be eligible…

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Side view of yellow Marshall County Schools bus

2020-2021 Bus Routes and Schedules

By Mr. Wood | Aug 26, 2020

Information is now available about the transportation routes for the 2020-2021 academic year. The updated lists can be found at this link: http://marshall-k12.wvnet.edu/boe/marshall-county-schools-bus-routes/ or in the Links tab under Transportation at the top of this page. Click on the bus number to download a schedule. Please note there are time changes. If you’re not sure…

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School Summer Food Program Extended

By Mr. Wood | Jul 29, 2020

The Marshall County Schools Summer Food Program schedule has added an extra week because of West Virginia Governor Jim Justice’s order that schools can’t go back in session until Tuesday, September 8, 2020. On Wednesday, August 5 and Wednesday, August 19, 2020 the Marshall Mobile Food Bus will make stops in the same neighborhoods at…

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Left to Right Row 1 1. Jennifer Schwertfeger, Cameron High School 2. Debbie McKay, Wheeling Middle School 3. Julie Sturgill, Washington Lands Elementary School 4. Amy Dobkin, Southwestern Energy 5. Lori Healy, Washington Lands Elementary School 6. Bethani Tweedlie, Center McMechen Elementary School 7. Lara Himrod, Central Elementary School 8. Amanda Yates, Sherrard Middle School 9. Michelle Titus-Glover, Middle Creek Elementary Row 2 1. Diana Aston, Cameron High School 2. Jill Wilson, Washington Lands Elementary School 3. Shannon Young, Washington Lands Elementary School 4. Rob Chavanak, John Marshall High School 5. Josh Yost, Warwood Middle School 6. Allison Rine, Hilltop Elementary School 7. Joann VanHorn, Steenrod Elementary School 8. Brandy Lackie, West Liberty Elementary School 9. Ashley Wolfe, Middle Creek Elementary School 10. Melesa Swartz, West Liberty University

Southwestern Energy and CFOV Award STEM Education Grants

By Mr. Wood | Jan 22, 2020

Several area classrooms will soon feature enhanced STEM-based learning materials, opportunities and experiences thanks to Southwestern Energy (SWN) and the Community Foundation for the Ohio Valley (CFOV). The grant opportunity demonstrates SWN’s ongoing commitment to STEM education and supports the energy company’s desire to be an active corporate citizen while enhancing elements of the educational…

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Moundsville Middle School Strings student Annadra Dudley is preparing for the upcoming concert at JM.

Marshall County Strings Winter Concert

By Mr. Wood | Nov 25, 2019

The Marshall County Strings Program will present its elementary and middle school Winter Concert on Tuesday, December 3, 2019, at 6:30pm in the John Marshall High School Center for Performing Arts. The concert will feature combined performances involving nearly 200 students from Cameron, Center McMechen, Central, Glen Dale, Hilltop, Sand Hill and Washington Lands elementary…

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2019 American Education Week Proclamation Signed in Marshall County

By Mr. Wood | Nov 15, 2019

On Thursday, Marshall County Commissioners as well as the mayors from the cities of Marshall County, members of the West Virginia Legislature along with the Sheriff gathered to sign a proclamation declaring November 18-22, 2019 as American Education Week in Marshall County.  Also attending the signing were members of the Marshall County Board of Education,…

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United States map marked by locations Sammy the Seagull has already visited.

Sammy the Seagull Takes Flight from Hilltop Elementary School

By Mr. Wood | Oct 2, 2019

In third grade students begin learning about geography. Topics covered include rivers, mountain ranges, communities and maps. To expand beyond what’s available in their geography textbook, one Hilltop Elementary teacher has started a unique project that she hopes will inspire her students to discover more about the 50 states from people who live there or…

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Students dissect owl pellets with tweezers.

Hilltop Elementary 3rd Grade Receives Grant

By Mr. Wood | Sep 26, 2019

Pam Gatts, a third grade teacher at Hilltop Elementary School, was recently awarded a West Lake/Blue Racer/Covestro Grant to buy supplies for a science lesson. Owl pellets were purchased so the third grade students could examine the eating habits of the birds. Many owl species are carnivores, eating mice, frogs, snakes, rabbits, squirrels or other…

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