Today is Bus Driver Appreciation Day, so we want to say THANK YOU to all of the drivers in the MCPS Transportation Department! One of the most important responsibilities any school district has is making sure students arrive to school in the mornings and home in the afternoons safely and on time. Thank you again to all of our bus drivers!
about 2 months ago, MCPS Communications
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You can watch tonight's MCPS Board of Education meeting starting at 5:30 p.m. live on the district's YouTube channel at the following below. https://www.youtube.com/@marioncountypublicschools8124
2 months ago, MCPS Communications
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From MCPS Transportation: Due to the road closure of Hwy 49 (Loretto Hwy) and deteriorating road conditions, families living on Hwy 49 in the closed section will need to meet buses beginning tomorrow, April 11. Parents living on the Lebanon end of the construction can meet the bus at Toad Mattingly Rd. or at the old drive-in movie theater at 7:25 AM. Afternoon drop-off will be @ 3:20 PM. Those living on the Loretto end of the construction will need to meet at Sam Browning Rd. @ 7:30 AM & 3:20 PM or drop-off and pick-up your student at Marion County Middle School using the parent drop-off/pick-up in the back of the school. Please contact the MCPS bus garage at (270)-692-4150 with any questions.
2 months ago, MCPS Transportation
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REMINDER: MCPS will dismiss school tomorrow, Monday, April 8 at 12:00 noon.
2 months ago, MCPS Communications
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Due to concerns related to the solar eclipse, MCPS will release students at 12:00 noon on Monday, April 8. The eclipse will occur later in the afternoon during the normal student release times. For families who plan to view the eclipse, MCPS encourages safe viewing practices. You can find information regarding safe practices at the links below: https://www.aoa.org/healthy-eyes/caring-for-your-eyes/solar-eclipses?sso=y https://www.aao.org/eye-health/tips-prevention/solar-eclipse-eye-safety
3 months ago, Marion County Public Schools
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Don't forget: There will be no school in Marion County next week for Spring Break. You can view the entire school calendar here: https://5il.co/1ne5y Enjoy the break!
3 months ago, Marion County Public Schools
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Don't forget that tonight is the Multicultural Night event at Marion County Knight Academy from 5:00-7:00 pm! This event is free and open to the public.
3 months ago, MCPS Communications
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Last night, the Marion County Board of Education approved the middle school boundary lines for the 2024-25 school year. You can view a detailed map of the boundary lines at the link below: https://www.marion.kyschools.us/page/mcps-redistricting-plan
3 months ago, Marion County Public Schools
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If you have a child who will attend kindergarten in Marion County Public Schools during the 2024-25 school year, please take a few moments to complete the form linked below. This form helps us plan for the upcoming year and provide families with important information. Children who are five years-old by August 1, 2024 will attend kindergarten. https://forms.gle/vHYikb5aCZLMfEjh8
3 months ago, MCPS Early Learning
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REMINDER: The school district and its schools routinely share information with families via text message. If you’re not receiving our text messages, try texting “START” to 98900. Occasionally, some phone numbers are inadvertently opted out of receiving our messages and this will opt you back in. Also, remember that if your phone number changes, it needs to be updated in Infinite Campus also. Contact your child’s school to update this information.
4 months ago, Marion County Public Schools
Reminder
This week is National School Breakfast Week which highlights the importance of school breakfast for student success. If your child doesn't already take advantage of our school breakfasts, encourage him or her to do so -- it's a great way to start the day! You can find school lunch and breakfast menus at the link below: https://www.myschoolmenus.com/organizations/1092
4 months ago, MCPS Nutrition
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From MCPS Transportation: All routes will run this afternoon as normal.
4 months ago, MCPS Transportation
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From MCPS Transportation: Bus 143 is unable to run its route this morning (Monday, March 4). Students who attend Marion County Knight Academy or Marion County High School can be dropped off at West Marion Elementary by 7:30 and will then be transported to school. Otherwise, please contact the MCPS bus garage at (270) 692-4150 and we will arrange for a later route to pick up those students.
4 months ago, Marion County Public Schools
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From MCPS Transportation: Bus 151 is unable to run its route this morning (Monday, March 4). For those who are unable to find alternate transportation, please contact the MCPS bus garage at (270) 692-4150 and we will arrange for a later route to pick up those students.
4 months ago, Marion County Public Schools
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Due to widespread illness among students and staff, there will be no school tomorrow, Wednesday, February 28 in Marion County. The district will use tomorrow to deep clean all of the schools. Additionally, Thursday and Friday of this week will be NTI days 3 and 4; students will learn from home and teachers will be available to answer questions. Please contact your child’s school if you have questions about NTI assignments for Thursday and Friday.
4 months ago, Marion County Public Schools
update
Our preschool application for the 2024-2025 school year is now available at the link below: https://forms.gle/JSChrAHeSMGFmxZt9
4 months ago, MCPS Early Learning
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You can find information regarding the district's redistricting process at the following link: https://www.marion.kyschools.us/page/mcps-redistricting-plan
4 months ago, MCPS Communications
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If you have a child who will attend kindergarten in Marion County Public Schools during the 2024-25 school year, please take a few moments to complete the form linked below. This form helps us plan for the upcoming year and provide families with important information. Children who are five years-old by August 1, 2024 will attend kindergarten. https://forms.gle/vHYikb5aCZLMfEjh8
4 months ago, Marion County Public Schools
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Do you know someone who would make a great MCPS bus driver? Help us spread the word! Our Transportation Department is currently hiring for both full-time and substitute driver positions. For more information or to apply, contact the MCPS bus garage at: (270) 692-4150.
4 months ago, Marion County Public Schools
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Let's all take a moment to thank our School Resource Officers, Mark Roney and Jim Smith, today for SRO Appreciation Day! Thank you gentlemen for all you do to help make our schools great places to work and learn!
4 months ago, MCPS Communications
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