Refresher on snow day/delay notifications: Now that the season's first snowflakes have fallen, it's a good time to review 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 ... more >>
Law now requires schools to teach CPR: A new state mandate requires all high schools in New York to provide instruction of hands-only cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and training in the use of automated external defibrillators (AEDs) to students as part of the health education curriculum.
“This legislation will help ensure more New Yorkers are prepared to perform CPR and, ... more >>
Seniors sign National Letters of Intent: Three Marcellus High School seniors on Nov. 18 signed National Letters of Intent to play at the college level:
Ross Filtch (below left) , who will play lacrosse at Siena College.
Michael Keegan (below center) , who will play lacrosse at Southern New Hampshire University.
Timothy O’Sullivan , who will play lacrosse at Pace ... more >>
Science teacher Mary Jo Hoeft featured on 'CBS 5 This Morning': Were you up early enough to see it? At 6:36 a.m. Nov. 17, Marcellus science teacher Mary Jo Hoeft was live in the studio for “CBS 5 This Morning,” to talk about the "Terrific Tuesdays" segment the news program produced about her and the lab classes she teaches for Marcellus students in kindergarten through sixth grade.
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Teacher-only days added to the 2015-16 school calendar: At its Nov. 16 regular meeting, the Marcellus Board of Education voted to amend the 2015-16 school calendar to include additional professional development opportunities for our faculty. These changes have resulted in NO SCHOOL days for students that are not reflected in the printed district calendar families received over the summer.
Superintendent ... more >>
PTL Club shares love of language with KCH students: The C.S. Driver Middle School Peace Through Language Club continued its ongoing mission of spreading the love of languages this fall by teaching at K.C. Heffernan Elementary School. Club members began their first lesson Oct. 6 by teaching the younger students greetings and farewells in other languages, along with the alphabet and numbers. The ... 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. Judith C. Pastel, Interim Superintendent
2 Reed Parkway
Marcellus, NY 13108
Phone: (315) 673-6000 www.marcellusschools.org