Marcellus teacher faces misdemeanor charges:
The Marcellus Central School District was informed on Tuesday, Nov. 25, that a tenured teacher at the high school has been charged by New York State Police with three Class A misdemeanors: two counts of forcible touching and one count of endangering the welfare of a minor. The teacher was immediately placed on paid leave and directed to refrain ... more >>
Parent Today: The comfort of traditions:
Just in time for Thanksgiving, another holiday-themed story from Parent Today about the positive effects of traditions — like, say, tossing around a football on the front lawn before it's turkey time. Here’s an excerpt:
"In a 2007 report published in 'Infants and Young Children: An Interdisciplinary ... more >>
Stay informed about school closings & delays:
Here's a timely reminder of how Marcellus Central School District handles weather-related closings and delays.
When school is closed or delayed because of weather or other emergencies, early morning announcements will be made over local radio and TV stations. Some broadcast stations, including NewsChannel 9 and ... more >>
Parent Today: Gratitude takes time to nurture:
Just in time for Thanksgiving, a new story from Parent Today explores the benefits of gratitude and how to nurture thankfulness in our youngsters. Here’s an excerpt:
“According to researchers at The Greater Good Science Center at the University of California, Berkeley, ‘Evidence from our own research suggests that ... more >>
KCH PTO to hold fundraiser at Five Below:
In an effort to raise money for a new playground at K.C. Heffernan Elementary School, the KCH Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO) has organized a fund-raising event at the Five Below retail store in the Fairmount Fair shopping center.
The PTO will collect 10 percent of any sales rung up between Nov. 28 and Jan. 1, as long as the purchases are ... more >>
Marcellus alumnus donates astronaut book to DMS, SHS libraries:
Amber native and 1983 Marcellus graduate David Seymour returned to his alma mater for the first time in more than three decades on Nov. 20, to donate copies of “Spacewalker,” a book penned by his friend and John F. Kennedy Space Center colleague, retired astronaut Jerry L. Ross.
“I haven’t been back in 30 years,” ... more >>
Did You Know? Facilities Facts:
The Marcellus Central School District:
Sits on an 80-acre campus in western Onondaga County.
Occupies 300,000 square feet of school building space – roughly the same as 167 average-size homes.
Encompasses three school buildings that house:
146 toilets; ... more >>
Marcellus School District
Dr. Craig Tice, Superintendent
2 Reed Parkway
Marcellus, NY 13108
Phone: (315) 673-6000 www.marcellusschools.org