Marengo Community Middle School

816 E. Grant Hwy.
Marengo, Illinois  60152
Phone: (815) 568-5720 Fax: (815) 568-7572

Welcome to
Marengo Community Middle School


Middle School regular school hours are:

        * Classes start promptly at 7:35 A.M.,
the school day ends at 2:20 P.M. 

Middle School Office :  6:30 A.M.-3:30 P.M.


 Notes From the Health Office

Please note the following grades will need physicals, dentals and/or eye exam:

  • Kindergarteners need physicals, dental and eye exams
  • 2nd graders need dental exams
  • 6th grade needs physical, dental and immunizations

   If your child will need medication orders for next year (including over the counter medications like Tylenol), please obtain these orders from your Dr. as well. Thank you for turning in the needed Dr.’s notes and Health Forms this year!         


Please Mark Your Calendar

Family Access On-line Payments is off-line through August 12th


10 - This week info packets mailed home for any families with no outstanding fees and paid by July 22

11 – Kindergarten Orientation – 6:30-7:00 P.M.

12 - Info pick-up at youngest child school 7:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M.

12 – Preschool Orientation – 6:30-7:00 P.M.

18 – Meet the Teacher/Drop-off supplies Locust Pre-K-3rd from 2:00-4:00 P.M.

18 - Meet the Teacher/Drop off supplies Grant 4th-5th grades from 2:00-4:00 P.M.

18 – Meet the Teacher/Drop off supplies MCMS 6th – 8th grades from 2:00-4:00 P.M.

19 – First Day of School for Grades 1st– 8th                                                                        

19th-21st - Early dismissal this week Grant / MCMS at 1:20 P.M. –Locust dismissal at 2:00 P.M.

20 – First Day of School for Kindergarten

21 – First Day of School for Pre-K

24 – Parent Night – Grant 6:30-8:00 P.M.

25 - cePTA at 6:00 P.M.

25 - Board of Education at 7:00 P.M.

27 – Parent Night – Locust (Time T.B.A.)

31 – Picture Day –MCMS, Grant, Locust

31 - 5th - 8th Band instrument sign-up from 6:00 - 7:30 P.M. in the band room


  3 - Booster Club meeting

  7 – No School – Labor Day

  9 – MCMS Academic Night – 6:30-8:00 P.M.

  9 – 1st Quarter mid-term

18 – Mid-terms go home (academic concerns)

22 - cePTA at 6:00 P.M./Board of Education at 7:oo P.M.

25 – Early Dismissal – Grant/MCMS 11:00

        Locust 11:25 A.M. - No Pre-K


Lunch for 2015-2016

Lunch - $2.55 Reduced Lunch - $ .40 (lunch includes a milk)
Breakfast - $1.50 Reduced Breakfast - $ .30
Milk - $ .45 (purchased as an extra milk regardless of lunch status)

The U.S. Department of Agriculture prohibits discrimination against its customers, employees, and applicants for employment on the bases of race, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, gender identity, religion, reprisal, and where applicable, political beliefs, marital status, familial or parental status, sexual orientation, or all or part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program, or protected genetic information in employment or in any program or activity conducted or funded by the Department.  (Not all prohibited bases will apply to all programs and/or employment activities.)

If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at, or at the USDA office, or call (866)632-9992 to request the form.  You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form.  Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202)690-7442 or email at

Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800)877-8339; or (800)845-6136 (Spanish).

USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Mission Statement: District #165's mission is to form a community partnership dedicated to providing a solid educational foundation that enables students to become confident, self-sufficient and productive citizens. Students shall have the academic and technological opportunities to achieve their full potential in a nurturing environment.

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