Marion Elementary School
We are proud to announce Marion Elementary has been recognized as a Reward School!! A “reward school” is a school that, based on the most recent data available, has been identified as among the highest ten percent (10%) of all Title I schools. A reward school is a Title I school considered to have sustained the highest performance on student achievement over a number of years!! Congratulations to Marion Elementary faculty, staff, parents, and students for all of your hard work!
Kindergarten Registration will be Friday April 11th at 9:00 in the gym. Packets will be available for pick-up on April 7th. Students must be 5 on or before August 31st. Please bring your students birth certificate, shot record, social security card, and updated health screening. Please help spread the word. It is imperative that each child is represented.
In honor of Mr. Slagle's birthday students wore their favorite tie.
Read Across America
The Parents’ Guide to Student Success was developed in response to the Common Core State Standards in English language arts and mathematics that more than 45 states have adopted. Created by teachers, parents, education experts, and others from across the country, the standards provide clear, consistent expectations for what students should be learning at each grade in order to be prepared for college and career. Please click the following link to view the K-8 guide.
Orders are being taken now for yearbooks for the 2013-2014 school year. The yearbooks will have color photos and cost $20. We accept cash or checks payable to Marion Elementary. This year we will not be able to order extras to sell at the end of the year, so be sure to place your order by Friday, December 20th.
Mrs. Yelton's 2nd grade class joined with East McDowell's 9th grade theater to present "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.
Recycled Art Projects created by students at Marion Elementary!
Veterans Day Program
All volunteers need new background check forms on file. This applies to parents going on field trips, helping at book fairs, tutoring, etc. If you need a form, let your child's teacher know and one will be sent home.
If you have a student at Marion Elementary and do not currently receive Parent Link phone calls from the school and central office alerting you to weather-related school closings and special events, please contact the School office at 652-2141 so that we can update your home or cell phone number in the system.