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Join Us At Our 2014 School Board Candidate Forum

Marions United For Public Education is hosting a non-partisan candidate forum for all Marion County school board candidates The forum will be held at First United Methodist Church's Family Life Center in Ocala starting at 6:30pm on Thursday, April 26th.

You can sign up and let us know you're coming by doing any of the following:

  • Sign up through our website.
  • Sign up through Facebook.
  • Text FORUM to 1-352-578-3081

Marions United's Proposed School Funding Referendum

While some minor changes may be made to the final language, here is Marions United's proposed one mill referendum. The proposal, if passed by voters this November, would help meet class size standards, put certified teachers and assistants back into the classroom, and restore essential programs. The Marion County School board will vote on this proposal at their Tuesday, January 14th meeting:

Marion County Is Ready To Support Our Schools

As the Star-Banner reported Friday, Marions United commissioned a poll earlier this month to gauge our community's views on a potential school funding referendum. The results were positive.