Residents to vote TUESDAY on capital project referendum: On Tuesday, Oct. 21, residents of the Marcellus Central School District will have the opportunity to vote on a proposed $18.5 million capital project on campus. A public hearing about the project and referendum was held Oct. 14, and a link to the Power Point presentation delivered during the hearing is available below.
If approved, ... more >>
Oct. 20-24 is National School Bus Safety Week: The wheels on the bus go ’round and ’round…and then some.
Of the 50 million American children who attend school each day, more than half (26 million) ride a yellow school bus to campus. That translates to a whole lot of wheels covering an immense swath of territory. According to the American School Bus Council, some 480,000 ... more >>
Parent Today offers frightfully helpful Halloween tips: Just in time for trick-or-treating , Parent Today has created a list of Halloween safety tips for children and parents. There's also an informative article about how to help kids manage their fears – timely advice as the ghouls and goblins get ready to fan out across our neighborhoods. Click here or on the image ... more >>
Marcellus ranked sixth for academics in six-county region: For the fourth year in a row, the Buffalo-based business magazine, Business First , has ranked the Marcellus Central School District sixth in academic performance out of 54 public school districts in the six-county Syracuse region.
The Syracuse area rankings, which include school districts in Cayuga, Cortland, Madison, Onondaga, ... more >>
DMS Honor Society to hold Mustang Pride walk/run: The Driver Middle School National Junior Honor Society is sponsoring a walk/run at 11 a.m. Nov. 2, to promote respect and cooperation throughout the community.
Participants in the Mustang Pride Walk/Run can choose between a 1.5-mile walk or a 5-kilometer run that begins and ends at DMS. All participants will receive free ... more >>
Learn more about the NYS Property Tax Freeze Credit: Next month, some New York homeowners will start receiving tax rebate checks as part of the Property Tax Freeze Credit that was signed into law in April 2014. The law, passed as part of the 2014-15 New York state budget, is designed as a short-term tax relief program that reimburses qualifying New York homeowners (outside of New York City) for ... 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