Parent Today: 'If you’re not in school, you’re not learning': From the latest edition of Parent Today:
Missing even two days a month can add up to trouble. If a student misses two days a month, they have missed the equivalent of 10 percent of the school year, which is considered chronically absent, according to Attendance Works, a national and state initiative that promotes better policy and practice ... more >>
Mustangs varsity football team to play in honor of Wounded Warrior Project: When the Marcellus High School varsity football team takes the field against the Cortland Purple Tigers at 7 p.m. Sept. 25, they won’t be sporting the usual white-on-green jerseys they wear for home games. Instead, they’ll be outfitted in special jerseys with camouflage numbers to recognize the Wounded Warrior Project , a veterans ... more >>
District earns award for capital project newsletter: Marcellus Central School District was an award winner in the New York School Public Relations Association's 36th annual Communications Awards competition. Of the 345 entries, judged by communications professionals around the country, about one-third received awards.
Marcellus was honored in the special purpose publication category for its ... more >>
High school named 'reward school' by state education department: Marcellus High School was one of 361 “reward schools” identified by the New York State Department of Education for the 2015-16 school year in a memorandum released last month (August). Reward schools are those that have made the most progress or have the highest achievement in the state without significant gaps in student achievement ... more >>
'Capital Project Information Night' to be held Sept. 17: The Marcellus Central School District Facilities Committee will host a "Capital Project Information Night" at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 17 , in the Marcellus High School Learning Commons.
During the event, committee members will provide an update about what’s been happening since last March, when voters approved the ... more >>
Marcellus Central Schools welcome students to 2015-16 year:
Marcellus Central Schools welcomed about 1,752 students back to campus Tuesday for the start of the 2015-16 school year.
Classes began for students in grades one through 12 at K.C. Heffernan Elementary School, C.S. Driver Middle School and Marcellus High School. Meanwhile, KCH’s kindergartners – otherwise known as the Class ... more >>
Did You Know? Transportation:
Marcellus operates a vehicle fleet that includes 30 large (66-passenger) school buses, seven 30-passenger buses (four equipped with wheelchair lift stations), four Suburbans and two vans.
In the 2012-13 school year, the district’s buses served 1,961 public and private school students (from 16 schools), traveling a total ... more >>
Marcellus School District
Dr. Judith C. Pastel, Interim Superintendent
2 Reed Parkway
Marcellus, NY 13108
Phone: (315) 673-6000 www.marcellusschools.org