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Black History Month Celebration

Thank you Marsh staff and students for a great celebration of Black History Month.

Marsh Students focusing on Common Core State Standards

Academic Success is our number one Goal!

Marsh students explore robotics

Students in Robotics after school learn simple programming.

Join our All Pro Dad group

Marsh fathers and their son/daughter meet to talk about how to be the best fathers.

LSC Nomination Form Deadline February 26, 2014

Join our school LSC by completing a nomination form by February 26, 2014. Elections April 7, 2014.

Girls Basketball

Our girls basketball team completed a very successful first season! Congratulations!

During the extreme winter our students maintain our high attendance!

Great attendance during cold severe winter!

Marsh Folkloric

The Marsh Folkloric Dance group at practice.

Candy Gram on Valentine's Day

The student council sponsors a candy gram fundraiser! Great job!

State of the School Address 2014

Our parents and community join us for our State of the School Address on February 7, 2014.

Marsh Mustang Logos

Marsh pride proudly displayed in our gymnasiums.

Marsh on Facebook & Twitter!

Stay informed about all the latest news and events from Marsh... connect with us on Twitter and Facebook today!

Preparing our students for college and career readiness!

Keep Saddling up for Success!

Parent Workshop

Marsh Parental Involvement

Marsh 2nd Place In Seton Academy Tournament

Marsh took 2nd place out of 12 teams this past weekend at the Seton Academy Tournament...go Mustangs!

Marsh Walk a Thon 2014

Marsh students participate in Spring Walk a Thon to raise funds for the Marsh Athletic Department.

Marsh Events & News

Please view our full calendar for all upcoming dates and events. For all the latest news and announcements from Marsh, please visit our news page and follow us on twitter.

Mon, April 14th
Spring Break
Apr 14th - Apr 18th
John L Marsh Elementary School, City Of Chicago School District 299, South Exchange Avenue, Chicago, IL, United States
Students will return on April 21, 2014
Mon, April 28th
LSC Meeting
8:30am - 10:00am
Marsh Parent Room
Monthly LSC Meeting
Thu, May 8th
Cinco de Mayo Celebration
4:30am - 6:30am
Marsh Auditorium
All parents of students participating will be invited to attend our evening presentation.
Tue, May 13th
BAC Meeting
8:15am - 10:15am
Marsh Parent Room
Bilingual Advisory Committee Monthly Meeting
Fri, May 16th
LSC Meeting
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Marsh Parent Room
Monthly LSC Meeting
Mon, May 26th
Memorial Day-Holiday
John L Marsh Elementary School, South Exchange Avenue, Chicago, IL, United States
This is a non attendance holiday for our students and staff.
Fri, May 30th
Tue, June 3rd
Wed, June 4th
Mon, June 9th
LSC Meeting
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Marsh Parent Room
Monthly LSC Meeting
Full Calendar
Kindergarten registration during the month of April
April 10th, 2014
Announcements, Parents

Registration is taking place during the month of April.

Enjoy Spring Break!! April 14-18, 2014
April 7th, 2014
Announcements, Parents

Spring Break will be the week of April 14-18, 2014 and we will return to school on Monday, April 21, 2014. Have a safe week!

Marsh is one of the top schools in attendance in Network 13!
January 13th, 2014
Announcements, Parents

Our current attendance as of April 7, 2014 is 96.4%!

December 16th, 2013
Announcements, Parents, All Students

Like us on Facebook at John L Marsh Elementary

Compass Learning
December 12th, 2013
Announcements, Parents

Is your child using Compass Learning? It is a program directly linked to building NWEA skills! Please contact us for information

LSC Community Representative Vacancy
December 3rd, 2013
Announcements, Parents

Our Local School Council has a community member vacancy. Please stop by the main office to complete an application,

Grades K-4 Entrance Time 7:30 a.m.
October 24th, 2013
Announcements, Parents

We just want to remind our Marsh parents that students in grades kindergarten-4th grades are to enter the building at 7:30 a.m. Instruction begins at 7:45 a.m Please do not drop off children unsupervised before 7:30 a.m. because we do not have personnel available for supervision.

Attendance: Our current attendance 96.4% as of April 7, 2014.
October 11th, 2013
Announcements, Parents, All Students

Thank you for your support in helping us maintain our attendance at 96%. 30 students absent every day is equal to 96%. That is one entire classroom. We need to do better than 26/27 classrooms present daily.
Mr. Torres

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