outside view of McNinch

2018-2019 School Year Begins

Students in grades 1st through 12th returned to school in Marshall County today for the start of the 2018 – 2019 academic year. The first day of instruction for all kindergarten students is Monday, August 20, 2018. Parents with a student attending WV Universal Pre-K will be notified about the orientation which takes place on…

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2018-2019 Bus Schedules

Information is now available about the transportation routes for the 2018-2019 academic year. The updated lists can be found at this link: http://marshall-k12.wvnet.edu/boe/marshall-county-schools-bus-routes/ or in the Links tab under Transportation at the top of this page. Please note there are time changes. If you’re not sure what bus your child should ride, please contact the Transportation…

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Law Enforcement Officers Read to Students

Detective Taylor from the Wheeling Police Department and Deputy Morando and Deputy Klempa from the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office visited McNinch Primary School. They talked with students about what they do, answered questions, and read with students.       

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Marshall County Special Olympians Compete in Track & Field

More than 130 student and adult athletes participated at the 30th annual Marshall County Special Olympics Track & Field event at John Marshall High School. Athletes were assisted by the 160 peer tutors from both Marshall County high schools, Cameron and John Marshall, while competing in various track and field events.  Participants could also make…

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Marshall County Service Personnel Member of the Year and Teacher of the Year Named

Marshall County Board of Education members and county administrators recognized Service Personnel and Teacher of the Year candidates during the regular board meeting on Tuesday evening. Each year service personnel, teachers and administrators vote a faculty and staff member to represent their school as a county contender. Then a committee, consisting of county office officials…

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Mentorship Turned Friendship Leads Teachers to National Certification

One of the most important factors that ensures a student gets a good education is the quality of the teacher. An effective teacher can be described in many different ways: caring, respectful and kind, along with being a good listener and communicator.  However, those adjectives only describe a teacher’s character.  Skill and knowledge of the…

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McNinch Primary Students Jump to Fight Against Heart Disease

Jumping rope does wonders for your heart. It can also do wonders for raising life-saving funds for the American Heart Association. As a Jump Rope For Heart school, the students at McNinch Primary and their coordinator Ashley Doty hosted a special event to help the American Heart Association’s mission to fight the #1 and #5…

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Night of Excellence Honors Student Achievement

More than 500 Marshall County students were recognized for their academic accomplishments during the district’s annual Night of Excellence ceremony held last night at the John Marshall High School Center for Performing Arts. Students from McNinch Primary, Cameron Elementary, Center McMechen Elementary, Central Elementary, Glen Dale Elementary, Hilltop Elementary, Sand Hill Elementary and Washington Lands…

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Revised Pre-K and Kindergarten Screening Schedules Released

The updated Marshall County Schools Pre-K and Kindergarten schedules have been released. The Pre-K schedule can be downloaded here: REVISED 2018 Pre K Screening Dates The Kindergarten schedule can be downloaded here: REVISED 2018 Kindergarten Screening Dates

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Students Send Valentine’s Day Cards to Veterans

McNinch Primary School students showed their appreciation for the sacrifices and achievements of United States Veterans by making them Valentine’s Day cards. At the request of McNinch Primary Pre-K teacher Shawna Zervos, each student in the school created a personal hand-crafted card which included a special message designed to put a smile on a Veteran’s…

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