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Miller students selected for Belin-Blank Summer Institute

Several Miller Middle School students were selected as participants in the Belin-Blank Summer Institute for the Arts and Sciences held June 22-27 at the University of Iowa. The week-long residential summer program invites 120 Iowa seventh and eighth grade students … Continue reading

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MHS team places third in Real World Design Challenge

Marshalltown High School placed third in the state Real World Design Challenge, competing in the Iowa’s Governor Cup competition April 13 at the Science Center of Iowa. Real World Design Challenge is an annual aerospace engineering competition  providing high school … Continue reading

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MHS wins state Envirothon

Marshalltown High School secured its 8th state Envirothon title yesterday, winning the Iowa championship at Springbrook State Park in Guthrie Center. MHS had two teams competing April 7: the “Marshalltown Whales 1” and “Marshalltown Whales 2”. The Whales 1 placed … Continue reading

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Marshalltown students advance to state National History Day

Marshalltown Schools will send three projects to the state National History Day contest April 28 at the State Historical Society of Iowa. Extended Learning Program (ELP) students from Lenihan Intermediate, Miller Middle School and Marshalltown High School were part of … Continue reading

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Miller students earn ribbons at ITEC Fair

Nineteen Miller Middle School students participated in the Central Iowa Student Technology Fair at Iowa State University Tuesday, April 1, earning numerous honors. The students, all part of the Extended Learning Program, were among 200 students representing more than 15 … Continue reading

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MHS 4th at Iowa Science Olympiad

Marshalltown High School placed fourth out of 14 teams at the Iowa Science Olympiad held Saturday, March 29, at Coe College in Cedar Rapids. MHS competed in 22 events, with students earning top three medals in 10 events: Boomilever – … Continue reading

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MHS student earns accolades at State Science Fair

Marshalltown High School senior Adam Willman earned the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s “Moving the Planet Forward” award at the State Science and Technology Fair of Iowa March 28 for his microbiology research. Willman’s project, “The Use Of Bacteriophages to … Continue reading

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MHS Envirothon teams qualify for state

Both Envirothon teams from Marshalltown High School will compete at the state championship after taking the top two spots at the West Des Moines DMACC regional competition Thursday, March 20. Envirothon is a team competition testing high school students on … Continue reading

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MHS student places 5th at state Poetry Out Loud

Ellen Podhajsky placed fifth in the state’s annual Poetry Out Loud contest March 16 at the State Historical Building in Des Moines. In the two preliminary rounds she recited “Those Winter Sundays” by Robert Hayden and “No Coward Soul is … Continue reading

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National History Day showcase at IVH March 26

The National History Day participants from Lenihan Intermediate School, Miller Middle School and Marshalltown High School will hold a special event at the Iowa Veterans Home Malloy Leisure Center Wednesday, March 26, 4-5pm, to showcase their NHD projects. The event … Continue reading

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