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“Foliage Hall of Fame” recognizes community tree restoration efforts

The Marshalltown Community has withstood two major wind storms in recent years, and both the 2018 tornado and the 2020 derecho dealt significant damage to trees throughout the community.  In response, the Marshalltown Tree Restoration Project – a collaborative effort … Continue reading

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Celebrating National School Nurses Day 2021

School nurses throughout the Marshalltown CSD look after the health and safety of Bobcat students each day, and their hard work and expertise have proven especially invaluable over the past year. Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, all of the District’s school … Continue reading

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Annual Retirement Tea set for Tuesday, June 1

Mark your calendar for Tuesday, June 1, 2021 to help us celebrate this year’s retirees at the Marshalltown Community School District/Marshalltown Education Association Retirement Tea Reception! The Tea has been a beloved Bobcat tradition for many years; this year’s event … Continue reading

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MCSD celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week

Public school teachers are among the most important and hardest-working professionals in the country, and this week the Marshalltown CSD is celebrating our teachers’ commitment to the success and growth of Bobcat students! This year’s National Teacher Appreciation Week runs … Continue reading

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School Board members’ service celebrated for School Board Recognition month

May is School Board Recognition Month, sponsored by the Iowa Association of School Boards to celebrate the contributions of board members to Iowa public education. This year’s theme is “School Boards: Leading Through Uncharted Waters.” The Marshalltown Community School District … Continue reading

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School Board seeks letters of interest to fill vacancy

The Marshalltown Community School District Board of Education will have a vacancy due to the resignation of board member Nicolas Aguirre effective Friday, May 7. This is a notice of intent to fill a vacancy on the board.  Letters of … Continue reading

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MCSD Director of Instruction Dr. Stevenson named Central Office Administrator of the Year finalist

School Administrators of Iowa (SAI) named Marshalltown CSD Director of Instruction Dr. Lisa Stevenson as a finalist for the 2021 Iowa Central Office Administrator of the Year award this week. During her five years in Marshalltown, Dr. Stevenson has collaborated … Continue reading

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Bobcat students inducted into National Honor Society

Students in the National Honor Society show qualities of good character, leadership, and service to the community, and several Bobcats joined the respected organization’s ranks Wednesday evening. The ceremony had special significance as two groups of students – Fall 2020 … Continue reading

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Miller Middle School students named State Science and Technology Fair grand champions

Miller Middle School students Anessa Morrison and Harper Wilson gave an exceptional performance at this year’s State Science and Technology Fair of Iowa, where they were named grand champions.  Miller Extended Learning Program (XLP) teacher Ann Jackson said Anessa and Harper’s … Continue reading

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Trio of incredible Bobcat staff members receive Employee of the Quarter honors

Three dedicated and skilled MCSD employees have earned an Employee of the Quarter award for the third quarter of the school year, and each brings positivity and empathy to class every day. Franklin Elementary fourth grade teacher Jade Eash, Anson … Continue reading

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