Hearts of Gold Shine Bright

This has been a momentous year, celebrating 30 years of the Foundation and 140 of the Alumni Association.  The alumni, district staff, businesses, school board members and other community supporters who came to celebrate at the anniversary event on June 14 all had a wonderful time. Nearly $18,000 was raised in support of the Foundation’s […]

Foundation Awards 27 Senior Scholarships

On Wednesday, May 1st the Class of 2019 gathered in the Marion High School Auditorium surrounded by parents and family to witness their classmates receive prestigious honors, awards, and scholarships to continue their education.  Students were recognized for a multitude of honors ranging from Top 10 Scholars, to Honor Society Members, to Foreign Language Awards.  […]

Making The Quill Yearbook Digital

The Marion Alumni Association was founded in 1878 and is still going strong after 140 years! The Foundation has helped keep track of historical information about Marion schools through the years. Some of the oldest pieces are composite panels of graduating classes from 1893-1922.  The Foundation is seeking funds to professionally restore and preserve the […]