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Marshall County Schools Observes National School Counseling Week

American School Counselor Association's National School Counseling Week logo in dark and light blue

National School Counseling Week 2021, “School Counselors: All in for All Students,” sponsored by the American School Counselor Association (ASCA), is being celebrated from February 1–5, 2021, to focus public attention on the unique contribution of school counselors within U.S. school systems and how students are different as a result of what school counselors do.…

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School Bands Earn State Recognition

Pictured from left: JM Band Director Tracey Filben and SMS Band Director Jason Burch display their schools’ award. They are standing in front of a red stage curtain.

The West Virginia Secondary School Activities Commission (WVSSAC) has honored ensembles at two Marshall County schools as the recipients of the annual WVSSAC /Farmers & Mechanics InsuranceAcademic Achievement Award for the 2019-2020 school year. The John Marshall Marching Monarchs were chosen in the high school division while the Sherrard Middle School Band was selected at…

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Electronic Forms at MCS

9-11-20 Tweet about FinalForms

Marshall County parents now have an option to use electronic forms for beginning of the year forms and athletic forms.  MCS purchased FinalForms for our schools, parents, and students to use for the 20-21 school year.  A parent can create an account which will then be used to associate their child with them.  After filling…

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Marshall County Schools Continues No Cost Meal Program

Tray of school food

Marshall County Schools Child Nutrition Program Information The Marshall County Board of Education will continue the availability of a daily, no cost breakfast and lunch at school for all students during the 2020- 2021 academic year regardless of income.  Under the Community Eligibility Option Provision, applications will not need to be completed to be eligible…

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2020-2021 Bus Routes and Schedules

Side view of yellow Marshall County Schools bus

Information is now available about the transportation routes for the 2020-2021 academic year. The updated lists can be found at this link: https://marshall-k12.wvnet.edu/boe/marshall-county-schools-bus-routes/ or in the Links tab under Transportation at the top of this page. Click on the bus number to download a schedule. Please note there are time changes. If you’re not sure…

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School Summer Food Program Extended

Marshall County Logo circle with a bus in the middle with sun rays around in yellow

The Marshall County Schools Summer Food Program schedule has added an extra week because of West Virginia Governor Jim Justice’s order that schools can’t go back in session until Tuesday, September 8, 2020. On Wednesday, August 5 and Wednesday, August 19, 2020 the Marshall Mobile Food Bus will make stops in the same neighborhoods at…

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Southwestern Energy and CFOV Award STEM Education Grants

Left to Right Row 1 1. Jennifer Schwertfeger, Cameron High School 2. Debbie McKay, Wheeling Middle School 3. Julie Sturgill, Washington Lands Elementary School 4. Amy Dobkin, Southwestern Energy 5. Lori Healy, Washington Lands Elementary School 6. Bethani Tweedlie, Center McMechen Elementary School 7. Lara Himrod, Central Elementary School 8. Amanda Yates, Sherrard Middle School 9. Michelle Titus-Glover, Middle Creek Elementary Row 2 1. Diana Aston, Cameron High School 2. Jill Wilson, Washington Lands Elementary School 3. Shannon Young, Washington Lands Elementary School 4. Rob Chavanak, John Marshall High School 5. Josh Yost, Warwood Middle School 6. Allison Rine, Hilltop Elementary School 7. Joann VanHorn, Steenrod Elementary School 8. Brandy Lackie, West Liberty Elementary School 9. Ashley Wolfe, Middle Creek Elementary School 10. Melesa Swartz, West Liberty University

Several area classrooms will soon feature enhanced STEM-based learning materials, opportunities and experiences thanks to Southwestern Energy (SWN) and the Community Foundation for the Ohio Valley (CFOV). The grant opportunity demonstrates SWN’s ongoing commitment to STEM education and supports the energy company’s desire to be an active corporate citizen while enhancing elements of the educational…

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MMS Hosts Annual Forensics Tournament

Moundsville Middle Speech Tournament trophies lined up on a table. The trophies are black and orange with a plastic golden medallion on top.

Pictured are first place winners from Moundsville Middle School and Sherrard Middle School. Front row from left: Gianna Romano (MMS), Lydiah Beckett-Henry (SMS) and Maddie Galloway (SMS). Back row from left: Grace Gatts (SMS), Sydney Barnhart (SMS) and Jude Thomas (MMS). Speech teams from The Linsly School, Moundsville Middle School and Sherrard Middle School competed…

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SMS Student Competing for WV Ag Title

Savanna Garrison

Savanna Garrison Sherrard Middle School 8th grader Savanna Garrison has earned a spot among the finalist in the 5th annual West Virginia Agriculture Technology & Innovation Student Competition sponsored by the Robert C. Byrd Institute at Marshall University. Category winners were announced during the West Virginia Agriculture Innovation Showcase in Moorefield on Thursday November 21,…

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Marshall County Strings Winter Concert

Moundsville Middle School Strings student Annadra Dudley is preparing for the upcoming concert at JM.

The Marshall County Strings Program will present its elementary and middle school Winter Concert on Tuesday, December 3, 2019, at 6:30pm in the John Marshall High School Center for Performing Arts. The concert will feature combined performances involving nearly 200 students from Cameron, Center McMechen, Central, Glen Dale, Hilltop, Sand Hill and Washington Lands elementary…

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