Post Tagged with: "Marion elementary school"

Business donates $550 for MES playground project

Business donates $550 for MES playground project

Heather Fay (left) of Fay Chiropractic in Marion presents a check for $550 to Traci Hel­mer, of the Marion Elementary School playground committee, and Justin Wasmuth, MES principal. “We are just beginning to ramp up on the project,” Wasmuth said. About $15,000 has been raised so far, including a parent-child dance sponsored by MES and a USDA grant of $12,400. […]

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MHS FFA hosts 60 at annual Ag Awareness Day

MHS FFA hosts 60 at annual Ag Awareness Day

Marion-Florence FFA members Antone Vinduska and Tyler Makovec talk about swathers to third-graders from Hillsboro and Marion elementary schools during the annual “Ag Awareness day.” About 60 elementary students participated. The Marion-Florence FFA Chapter hosted its annual FFA Ag Awareness Day Friday, May 6, at the Marion football stadium. They invited the third-graders from Marion and Hillsboro elementary schools. About […]

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Finances a key agenda for local schools, college

Finances a key agenda for local schools, college

New configurations and classifications, as well as ongoing budget challenges and compromises, were among the changes that occurred in area schools in 2014 as staff found new ways to prepare their students for an ever-changing world. January The USD 410 Board of Education approved the reconfiguration of the middle and high schools into one building for grades six to 12 […]

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MES students sing anthem at Thunder game

MES students sing anthem at Thunder game

Marion Elementary School?s impromptu choir prepares to sing the national anthem at the Wichita Thunder hockey game Saturday night at Intrust Bank Arena in Wichita. Sixty-nine students participated. Courtesy photo Saturday night, 69 students from Marion Elementary School traveled to Intrust Bank Arena in Wichita to sing the national anthem before the Wichita Thunder Hockey game vs. the Missouri Mavericks. […]

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Tabor athletes trade playbooks for schoolbooks

Tabor athletes trade playbooks for schoolbooks

? Marion and Hillsboro elementary students connect with sports heroes for reading support. Jacob Wright of Newton, freshman defensive back on the Tabor College football team, reads to elementary students as part of the Champions of Character program. This year all Tabor sports teams are participating in the effort. Tabor College photo Athletes from Tabor College are reading books to […]

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