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Springfield, IL 62704

Blues in the School Musical Performance

Feb 20, 2018 On Thursday, February 22, 2018, at 2:00pm, Owen Marsh students and staff will have the opportunity to listen to, learn about, and experience Blues Music! The one-hour musical performance by Mr. Robert Sampson will include Blues/Classic R&B/Rock and Roll/Gospel Music. Thanks to Mr. Michael Goza, Blues In The School Coordinator - Illinois Central Blues Club, Springfield, Illinois - everyone at Marsh will be able to enjoy Blues Music!!! The guest musician, Mr. READ MORE

Marsh Family Skate Night

Feb 6, 2018 Marsh Family Skate Night will be at Skateland South - Tuesday, Feb. 27th from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.  Pizza and Snacks may be purchased at the concession stand.  Cost $7 per skater; Free for non-skaters  Fun for the Entire Family  Questions?  Please contact Lindsay Lambert at LINZ088@YAHOO.COM  

Friendship Week

Feb 4, 2018 Friendship Week will begin on Wednesday, February 7, and end on Valentines Day, Wednesday, February 14.  The activities will promote community, empathy, compassion and friendship to honor the memory of Charlee Walton and surround her former schools Butler and ELC with friendship and support.  Funds will be raised and donated to the account for a lasting memorial her parents plan to create. READ MORE

"ROCK ON" - 4th and 5th Grade Music Program

Jan 29, 2018 Please join us this Thursday, Feb. 1st at Owen Marsh to see our 4th graders, 5th graders, and Mrs. Leatherman's class perform "ROCK ON!"  The performance will have you moving and grooving to the wide variety of upbeat musical tunes - from an array of decades, including the current Broadway show, "HAMILTON!"   The performing students need to be in their classrooms by 5:45 pm to get lined up and ready to entertain the excited audience! ... READ MORE

Happy Thanksgiving - Giving thanks and expressing gratitude at OME!

Nov 21, 2017 November kicks off the holiday season with high expectations for a cozy and festive time of year. Research suggests that one aspect of the Thanksgiving season can actually lift the spirits, and it's built right into the holiday — expressing gratitude.  Gratitude is a thankful appreciation for what an individual receives, whether tangible or intangible. With gratitude, people acknowledge the goodness in their lives. READ MORE

Jump into being United at OME! It's Our Way!

Nov 2, 2017 Tomorrow we begin our OME United Way Campaign - Check out the attached document for the fundraising we are are doing each day!   LET’S RAISE SOME MONEY FOR UNITED WAY! Owen Marsh School and District 186 are supporting our local United Way campaign. All money raised from this campaign stays in Central Illinois and directly benefits members of our community (Boys and Girls Club, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Foster Grandparent Programs...just to name a few).

Coming Soon: The Owen Marsh Kids' Auction

Nov 2, 2017 At lunchtime during the week of November 13-17 , $1 will buy students a small treat and a ticket for a chance to win any of these awesome prizes, generously donated by our fantastic OME staff!! (Look for tickets in next week’s Wednesday folders!)

Starter Strings class at Owen Marsh

Sep 24, 2017 Dear Owen Marsh families, We have decided to host the planned Starter Strings class at Owen Marsh. We truly appreciate your patience in waiting as we worked through the logistics of our program this past week.  Since we have not reached a maximum class size, please feel free to let people know there is still time to register! They can contact our office at svys.svco@gmail if their child is interested in learning a string instrument this year. READ MORE

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