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Hoglan food drive supports Salvation Army

Hoglan Elementary staff and students participated in a food drive to support the Salvation Army recently, collecting more than 1,200 items. Students, families and staff were encouraged to bring non-perishable food items to school between Sept. 29 and Oct. 3. … Continue reading

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Six MHS students named AP Scholars

Six Marshalltown High School students and recent graduates earned AP Scholar designations in recognition of their high scores on Advanced Placement Examinations. Seniors Chandler Fisher and Ellen Podhajsky were both named AP Scholars for receiving scores of 3 or higher … Continue reading

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MHS Envirothon places third at North American Stewardship Challenge

The Marshalltown High School “Whales” Envirothon team placed third at the North American Stewardship Challenge held Aug. 2-5 at the Loyola University Conference and Retreat Center in Woodstock, Ill. The team, comprised of Sean Finn, Wynn Tann, Dayanna Carrera, Madison … Continue reading

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Miller students place 7th at National History Day contest

After months of intensive research and success at regional and state level competitions, Jacqueline Wahl and Victoria Johnson, presented their Junior Group Exhibit entitled, “Rights and Responsibilities of Managing the Monopolies” at the annual Kenneth E. Behring National History Day … Continue reading

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Miller duo advance to National History Day

Miller Middle School students Jacqueline Wahl and Victoria Johnson will complete in the National History Day contest June 15-19 in College Park, Maryland. Wahl and Johnson qualified for the national competition after advancing through district and state contests. Their group … Continue reading

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Taking on world hunger: Two MHS students land World Food Prize internships

Abby Snyder is bound for Nepal while Adam Willman will pack for Turkey this summer. Both Marshalltown High School seniors have been selected to help learn how to fight global hunger by being interns in the World Food Prize program. … Continue reading

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Two MHS students among 23 selected for prestigious World Food Prize International Internship

Marshalltown High School seniors Adam Willman and Abby Snyder are among 23 students to earn World Food Prize Borlaug-Ruan International Internships and will delve into issues relating to hunger and poverty throughout the world during eight-week, all-expenses-paid summer internships at … Continue reading

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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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