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Elementary Summer Reading Packets Distributed

The importance of reading during the summer months, while school is not in session, is imperative for students to retain reading skills. Marshall County Schools has provided every student in Pre-K through 4th grade with a Scholastic “My Books Summer & Summer Express Workbook Bundle” to help prevent reading regression. Each student has been given…

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SMS Places 2nd at 2021 WV History Bowl

On Tuesday, May 11, 2021, the 2021 West Virginia History Bowl Championship tournament was held at The Culture Center at the Capitol Complex in Charleston. The WV History Bowl team at Sherrard Middle School, consisting of Tori Finley, Sydney Gray, Cameron McCord and Ella Naome, earned 2nd place. Finley secured a spot on the History…

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SMS Wins 2020 WV History Bowl

The Sherrard Middle School West Virginia History Bowl team grabbed the school’s first state title on Monday, May 10, 2021, during a tournament held at The Culture Center in Charleston. The team of Alexis (A.C.) Cumberledge, Grace Gatts, Payton Hill and Lilly Roman defeated the Peterstown Middle School Pirates to win the 2020 WV History Bowl…

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Marshall County Schools Retirees Honored

As the 2020-2021 academic year comes to an end, so do the careers of the 15 administrators, teachers and service personnel members who will be retiring from Marshall County Schools. The retirees, who have a total of 330 years of combined experience, include Janet Allen, Julie Anderson, Paul Blake, Kevin Foster, Sally Gaughenbaugh, Jackie George,…

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2021 CHS Valedictorian and Salutatorian

The Cameron High School administration is proud to announce the Valedictorian and Salutatorian for the Class of 2021.  Reagan Gray has earned the distinction of CHS 2021 Valedictorian while Chloe Sayman has earned 2021 Salutatorian. All 2021 Cameron High School graduates will be honored on Monday, May 24 at 7:00 p.m. at WesBanco Arena during…

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JM’s Zervos Named 2021 U.S. Presidential Scholar

U.S. Secretary of Education Dr. Miguel Cardona announced that John Marshall High senior Zara Zervos is one of the 161 students in the 57th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars. She is one of the 20 being recognized for her accomplishments in academics and the career and technical education field. “The 2021 Presidential Scholars represent extraordinary achievements…

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Hilltop’s Kindness Crew Sends Flowers to Nursing Home Residents

The Hilltop Elementary School “Kindness Crew,” consisting of 5th graders, worked diligently during recess for the past several weeks to paint and decorate small Terracotta flowerpots.     On Wednesday morning, club members planted flowers in those pots that will now be delivered to residents at Stonerise Moundsville, formally known as the Mound View Skilled Nursing Home.…

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2021 JMHS Top 1% and Top 5% Announced

The John Marshall High School administration is proud to announce the Top 5% from the Class of 2021. The Top 1%, alphabetically, includes Haleigh Henderson, Sav Nelson and Zara Zervos. The Top 5%, alphabetically, includes Derek Black, Natalie Keim, Kealyn McCardle, Sabrena Palmer, Lakyn Parker, Josilee Scott, Laura Siler, Grant Swift and Tessa Wise. All…

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2021 Marshall County WV Golden Horseshoe Winners Announced

Camden Frye and Dane Smith from Cameron High School and Victoria Finley and Gabriella Naome from Sherrard Middle School are being recognized for their outstanding knowledge of West Virginia history by being named the 2021 West Virginia Golden Horseshoe winners in Marshall County. Given every year since 1931, the Golden Horseshoe test assesses student knowledge…

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Dominion Energy’s ‘Project Plant It!’ Comes to Cameron Elementary School

Dominion Energy is marking the 15th year of its Project Plant It! environmental stewardship program by distributing tree seedlings and wildflower seed packets to 51,000 students across its service area. The material was shipped to participants in April by the Arbor Day Foundation, a longtime partner with Dominion Energy for Project Plant It!. In 2021,…

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