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BOE Meet the Candidates Night to take place June 2 online BOE Meet the Candidates Night to take place June 2 online: The PTO and PTA are co-sponsoring a "Meet the Candidates" event as we have four candidates for two seats open on our Board of Education. The candidates are: Shawn Edie, Mike Harvard, Christine Shea, and Margie Vensel. The event will be livestreamed from our YouTube Live feed used for board meetings . It will be on June 2, 2020 from 6:30 PM until 7:30 PM . Viewers will be able to email questions to our comment email at comments@marcelusschools.org .
June 1 Board of Education meeting to be livestreamed June 1 Board of Education meeting to be livestreamed: BOE Meeting, Monday, June 1st at 7:00 p.m.  Click here for a link to the livestream . During the board meeting, resident comments can be made by submitting them here during the live stream . Comments will be read aloud.
Community Survey on the Future of Education in NY Community Survey on the Future of Education in NY: As we watch the changing landscape of life as we know it caused by the onset of COVID 19, including school closure, we find ourselves thinking about what school might look like come fall. As you may be aware, the Governor has established a "Reimagine Education Advisory Council", which includes representatives from several constituencies including teachers. Those teachers, one from the Albany area and the other from Long Island, put together a survey to gather information about the concerns of parents and community members across the state regarding the future of education. We would like to extend an opportunity for members of our school community to participate.  
Questions about the 2020-21 budget? Questions about the 2020-21 budget?: Do you have questions about the 2020-21 district budget? Our budget hearing is below and video from Superintendent Brantner explaining the budget are up on our Budget page. You can also check out more information on our Budget page !
8 students earn NYS Seal of Biliteracy 8 students earn NYS Seal of Biliteracy: Marcellus is proud to announce that 8 students have earned the NY State Seal of Biliteracy. The New York State Seal of Biliteracy (NYSSB) recognizes high school graduates who have attained a high level of proficiency in listening, speaking, reading, and writing in one or more languages in addition to English. The intent of the seal is to identify high school students with language and literacy skills for employers and universities, prepare students with twenty-first century skills, and affirm diversity in a multilingual society. Candidates for the seal give a 15 minute presentation in a new language to a panel of judges. The students choose the topic and the presentation is followed by questions. We are very proud of the language skills, poise, and hard work of these 8 students. ...
MCSD students earn awards in National French Contest MCSD students earn awards in National French Contest: We’re really pleased to share Le Grand Concours results.    The National French Contest/Le Grand Concours is an annual competition sponsored by the American Association of Teachers of French. Students of French in grades 1-12, in all 50 states and abroad, take a written test and compete against students with similar educational backgrounds for prizes.   This year we are excited to share that we have 1 gold, 4 silver, and 6 bronze medals being awarded and many more honorable mentions. We have also listed each student's national ranking. Félicitations tout le monde! Congratulations everyone!   French V: Emily Falge, Silver Medal, 6th Amy Francesconi, Hon Men, 10th Elaina Couse, Hon Men, 11th ...
Update on Events through the end of the school year Update on Events through the end of the school year: Events for KCH | Events for DMS | Events for SHS KCH Events Event Original Date Current Status KCH PTO Meetings First Wednesday/monthly Virtual meeting format as needed. Follow the Facebook KCH PTO page for information. Kindergarten Screening May 14th Letters were sent directly to families, Contact rmontgomery@marcellusschools. org with additional questions. Screening is cancelled but some benchmarking will take place when school reopens.  KCH Class Pictures May 11th Cancelled KCH Field Days Last week of school Cancelled KCH Field Trips and ...
Student materials to be delivered May 20 and May 21 Student materials to be delivered May 20 and May 21: The district has completed the process of cleaning out student lockers and desks. All student materials and personal items will be distributed using regular bus runs as follows: Wednesday, 5/20/20 Students in grades 7-12 Thursday 5/21/20 Students in grades K-6. Students who are walkers will also be included. Buses will arrive between 12:00 PM and 2:00 PM . We ask that someone be home to receive these items during that period of time if at all possible. In the event that a house sits far off the road, we will try to call when we are close so that someone could meet us at the road. If you have questions, please contact your building principal.
May 18 Board of Education meeting to be livestreamed May 18 Board of Education meeting to be livestreamed: The Monday, May 18 Board of Education meeting will be live streamed to comply with social distancing guidelines. The meeting will start at 7:00 p.m., and a link to the meeting can be found by clicking this link .
Marcellus Schools staff visit Class of 2020 Marcellus Schools staff visit Class of 2020: The staff and teachers at the Senior High School, along with district officials, took a day earlier this week to visit each and every member of the Class of 2020, putting signs in their front yards, and letting them know just how much they are missed and supported. For approximately ten hours they travelled throughout the district to each senior's house. You can watch a video, from syracuse.com, of the event below. You can read syracuse.com's story on the event here .