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Friday, September 29, 2017

Madison City Finds Its Niche Among State & Nation's Top School Districts

Posted by John Peck in General

Madison City Schools has once again landed near the top of a national school research group’s list of Best School Districts in Alabama and in the U.S. Niche, a national website for education research, ranked Madison City 3rd among 135 school districts in Alabama, giving it an overall Niche Grade of A+.The study awarded an A or A+ letter grade to every category assessed in the district: academics, teachers, clubs & activities, college prep, resources and facilities, sports, health and...

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Monday, September 25, 2017

It Only Takes One Time, Paralyzed Athlete Says On Drunk Driving Danger

Posted by John Peck in General

Blake McMeans was at the top of his game in life and in tennis when he got behind the wheel drunk and had a tragic accident that changed the course of his life. McMeans, severely paralyzed from that 1994 accident, brought his compelling story to Bob Jones High School today (Monday Sept. 25) , telling students not to drink or text while driving.  McMeans was a scholarship athlete at the University of Tennessee when he crashed his car after a night of drinking...

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Monday, September 18, 2017

MCS Go App Expanded For Android Devices

Posted by John Peck in General

  Madison City Schools now has an app for Android devices. A free download for MCS GO app is available in the Google Play Store at: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.mcsgo.mcs The app was designed by a Bob Jones student intern, Xander Voigt, under the direction of MCS Instructional Technology Coordinator Daniel Whitt. The iOS version has been out for a year and was also created by Xander.The app is very user friendly with easy-to-understand icons that direct users...

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