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 >>
District in need of substitute drivers:
The Marcellus Central School District Transportation Department is in need of substitute bus drivers.
A qualified candidate must be good with children, have an open schedule and hold a CDL Class B license, but the district is willing to provide training.
Interested? Call Transportation Director Susan Stearns at ... more >>
Marcellus Mustangs wrap up banner fall season:
The Mustangs had an outstanding fall 2014 season!
Last year, we had 480 students actively enrolled in grades nine through 11—the exact number of students needed to be classified as a Class A school by the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA). Marcellus is the smallest Class A school in Section III, but you ... more >>
New administrators appointed at Marcellus CSD: At its Nov. 3 meeting, the Marcellus Board of Education approved the appointment of Anthony Pascale as interim athletic director for the balance of the 2014-15 school year.
Mr. Pascale, former athletic director for West Genesee Central School District for 21 years, replaces Michael Free, who was reassigned to the position of interim K-12 ... more >>
Did You Know? Campus security:
For five consecutive years, Utica National Insurance Group has awarded top honors to Marcellus Central School District for its efforts to keep students, staff and visitors safe . In March 2014, Marcellus received its fifth “School Safety Excellence Award.” The district has consistently earned “titanium with honors,” ... more >>
Marcellus School District
Dr. Craig Tice, Superintendent
2 Reed Parkway
Marcellus, NY 13108
Phone: (315) 673-6000 www.marcellusschools.org