Get the facts about test refusal:
A growing number of parents and caregivers statewide are planning to instruct their children to refuse to participate in standardized tests administered in public schools across the country this spring.
Administrators in the Marcellus Central School District understand that parents have questions and concerns about the tests, which ... more >>
'Football Genius' author Tim Green visits DMS: C.S. Driver Middle School kicked off its annual weeklong celebration of reading March 16 with a visit from Skaneateles author, attorney and former NFL defensive player Tim Green.
Green, whose crowded resume includes best-selling books, an eight-year run in the NFL with the Atlanta Falcons, a career in sports broadcasting and a law ... more >>
Bold and bald: St. Baldrick's comes to Marcellus:
A cancer diagnosis can sometimes make a patient’s friends feel powerless to help. But for a half-dozen fourth-graders at Driver Middle School, the opposite was true.
“Even though we’re kids, we can do something,” Nolan Hammerschmidt, 10, said.
“If we can get enough money to make a cure, we wouldn’t ... more >>
Marcellus voters approve $14.85 million capital project:
On March 10, Marcellus Central School District residents approved a $14.85 million proposal to upgrade the high school for 21st century educational programming and undertake additional enhancements at C.S. Driver Middle School and K.C. Heffernan Elementary School.
Voters approved the capital project proposal 801 votes to 559 votes. ... more >>
Capital project vote is TODAY:
On Tuesday, March 10, residents of the Marcellus Central School District will have the opportunity to vote on a proposed $14.85 million capital project on campus.
If approved, the project would focus primarily on upgrading the high school for 21st century educational programming, but also include enhancements at C.S. Driver Middle School ... more >>
Walkathon, community dinner, public hearing all on March 3:
Tuesday’s annual Driver Middle School Community Dinner, whose theme this year is “healthy living,” will be preceded by a 1-mile walk-a-thon to raise money for K.C. Heffernan Elementary School's new playground. The fundraiser kicks off at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 3, at the DMS indoor track. The spaghetti dinner, served by staff ... 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. Craig Tice, Superintendent
2 Reed Parkway
Marcellus, NY 13108
Phone: (315) 673-6000 www.marcellusschools.org