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The Cobb School Counselor Association held their annual Cobb County Schools and Marietta City Schools Professional Recognition Day, Friday, May 11.
Lauren Simmons, Marietta High School class of 2012, is making history on the New York Stock Exchange trading floor as the only full-time female, as well as the only African American broker, working in her position.
MCS Monthly Recognitions
MCS Board of Education
About Marietta City Schools
Marietta City Schools (MCS) is a Charter System that serves more than 8,900 students at eight elementary choice schools, one sixth grade academy, one middle school, and one high school. MCS is one of the first International Baccalaureate (IB) World School District in Georgia. As an IB World School District, MCS offers the optional IB Primary Years Programme for grades K-5, IB Middle Years Programme for all students in grades 6-10, and the IB Diploma Programme as an option for high school students in grades 11-12. Additionally, Marietta High School offers multiple industry-certified IB Career-related Programmes (CP), a framework of international education that incorporates the vision and educational principles of IB into career-related learning.
8,900 students are currently enrolled in Marietta City Schools in grades kindergarten through twelve. Our current student to teacher ratio is 14:1. MCS has six grade levels offering Georgia STEM Certified Programs. Our high school has been named “One of the best high schools in the nation," by Newsweek and U.S. News & World Report, and “One of America’s Most Challenging High Schools” by The Washington Post.
A 20-year veteran in Educational Leadership, Principal Ball brings experience that spans from early childhood to the collegiate level.
Orton-Gillingham Training Made Possible for MCS Teachers Through Lucia and Mark Wilton Foundation Donation of $225,000
Lucia and Mark Wilton Foundation make generous donation to support literacy in Marietta City Schools