News & Updates

Thank you for visiting Marcola School District's news center. Check back often for the latest news and updates for the Marcola School District. If you would like to communicate new events to add or have questions please email news@marcola79.com.

October 26, 2017
Middle School Girls Basketball Head Coach 2017
Middle School Girls Basketball Head Coach 2017

Marcola School District 79J is seeking outstanding candidates for the role as Middle School Girls Basketball Head Coach. If you believe that you are a qualified candidate, please apply to join our staff!

October 19, 2017
Cougar Sighting Near Campus October 2017
Cougar Sighting Near Campus October 2017
By Bill Watkins

On Wednesday, October 18, one of our neighbors close to the high school reported a cougar was sighted in the field on Honeybee Lane. Your child's safety and well-being is of the utmost concern to our staff. ODFW encourages people who see a cougar near the school to report the sighting to their Springfield Office.

October 11, 2017
Mohawk attends FFA Leadership Camp 2017
Mohawk attends FFA Leadership Camp 2017

Eleven Mohawk FFA officers and members met at Camp Canyonview in Silverton Oregon for the Annual FFA Upper Willamette District Leadership Camp.

August 31, 2017
Mohawk Mustangs Pursue Excellence!!
Mohawk Mustangs Pursue Excellence!!

Prior to 2014, Marcola School District, a small rural community 30 miles east of Eugene, had no STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering Math) program and no CTE (Career Technical Education) program of Study. In addition, the school district had very little technology to deliver a STEM or CTE program.

August 31, 2017
Mohawk's New Mascot, The Mustang
Mohawk's New Mascot, The Mustang

On April 19th, at a special school board meeting, the Marcola School Board tentatively and unanimously approved the Mustang as the new Mascot for Mohawk Middle/Senior High School and Marcola Elementary School.