I would not recommend this school to any parent considering it strongly. If you want your child to grow up with integrity, you won't find it here. Most teachers at this school are there to collect a paycheck. There is also nepitism from administration to staff, so accountability is not relavant because it's who you know, not what you know. I agree with one of the reviews below about being from the town originally, but that does not matter either. This school is worried about warm bodies for the seats and gossip. They could care less about academics.
I'm so glad I pulled my children out of this school. I know everyone says it has a wonderful small town atmosphere, but only if you are from that small town. Maybe 2 or 3 teachers are good, the rest I would not recommend. If you want your kids to be behind academically, then I would recommend this school.
This is a great school with a wonderful small town atmosphere. All of the students are caring and strive to help each student achieve greatness. My students always feel safe, cared for, and challenged.
Great teachers, small town atmosphere, curriculum still includes music, art, P.E where most schools have eliminated them. Awesome interaction between students, parents and the school.
Awesome school best staff so much one on one teachers put the kids first!!!
A small public school with the atmosphere of a private school. Great educating happening out here. Rate: 5 Stars
Marcum is poised to have its students achieve great things. New facilities, new teachers, and a new principal all mean great new energy with a commitment to excellence. The Board is focused on individual achievement for every student. The school staff and community are supportive.
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