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PARCC Testing

about 1 year ago



The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) is a group of states working together to develop a set of assessments that measure whether students are on track to be successful in college and their careers. Students are assessed using high quality, computer-based K–12 assessments in Mathematics and English Language Arts/Literacy.  Check out these available resources:



It's Hip to Clip

over 2 years ago


It's Hip to Clip!!! That's right parents, you need to clip to be hip!  With every Box Top you clip, the school receives 10 cents per Box Top.  We know this doesn't sound like much, but every one clipped adds up!  The money collected from the clipped Box Tops goes towards needs at our school.  Please take the time to check your household items you purchase for Box Tops.  You can find a participating products list on this link:  http://www.boxtops4education.com/downloads/-/media/BoxTops/FlyersAndDownloads/2016-01_BTFEProducts_List

Just copy and past the above link in your web browser and get clipping today!

Kindergarten Registration

3 months ago

Kindergarten Registration has begun!  Murphysboro CUSD #186 is now taking names for Kindergarten Registration.  Students must be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2018 to be eligible for the 2018-2019 school year.  To receive Kindergarten registration information, you will need to contact the district office at 618-684-3781 x 6102 or registration@mhs.org with your name, address, phone number, child’s name, and birth date by Friday, March 9th.  If your child is currently attending Pre-K or Head Start at McElvain, you will NOT need to call in.  Registration materials along with further directions will be mailed early April.