Latest Updates

Announcing Our School Funding Referendum Scorecard

Where do candidates for school board stand on the issue of Marion County's critical school funding referendum? We wanted to provide voters a comprehensive overview of where candidates stood on this important issue and why. We're proud to announce our School Funding Referendum Scorecard.

"Stuff The Bus" For Students In Need!

Did you know Marion County has more than 2,000 children identified as homeless? Since 2002, Marion County Public Schools' "Stuff The Bus" program has helped thousands of homeless and needy students get the school supplies they need to learn. This year, the program aims to help 2,500 students.

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