This Week's Marietta Matters Newsletter


September 12, 2014   



MYP: Next Chapter Parent Information Meeting
Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. at Marietta Middle School Seminar Room

The purpose of this informational session is to introduce parents and guardians to the changes in the IB Middle Years Program and explain MYP Projects students will be completing this academic year. 
For questions or concerns contact: Mary Thurman, MMS MYP Coordinator at 770-422-0311 ext. 1282 or mthurman@marietta-city.k12.ga.us.



 Marietta Reads!

Marietta Reads! Kick-Off Scheduled
for September 27, 10-2 on the
Marietta Square


Marietta Reads! is a citywide effort to foster reading and literacy in our community. The purpose of this initiative is to encourage Marietta City School students to read more, read better and read widely. Research suggests that students who read improve vocabulary, develop an excellent background for future learning, improve academic performance, and develop a lifelong habit that will enrich experience.
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 Neat News!

A.L. Burruss Celebrates
Grandparents Day, September 5


Burruss Beavers welcomed over 300 Grandparents and GrandFriends on Grandparents Day. Together, with their grandchildren, they enjoyed an awesome pizza school lunch and had the opportunity to visit student classrooms for learning activities.
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 Mark Your Calendars


  • September 18         MYP Next Chapter Parent Information Meeting
  • September 19        Kiwanis Night Golf to Benefit Graduate Marietta
  • September 27        Marietta Reads! Kick-Off at Marietta Square
  • October 6              Marietta Blue Devil Golf Classic        


**Feature Photo is from Lockheed Elementary School. Students enjoy face painting at the school PTA Welcome Back event.

The Board of Education of the City of Marietta does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, or gender in its employment practices, student programs and dealings with the public.

Marietta City Schools
250 Howard Street
Marietta GA 30060
Email: mcspr@marietta-city.org

Phone: (770) 422-3500 
Fax: (770) 425-4095
Web: www.marietta-city.org