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The Marais des Cygnes Valley school district is a 1A school located in NE Kansas (40 miles South of Topeka, 20 miles West of Ottawa, 30 miles East of Emporia, and 20 miles North of Burlington) and has two locations: Elementary School (PreK - 5) located in Quenemo, KS, and a Jr/Sr High School located in Melvern, KS. Each attendance center employs a full-time principal. Our strong curriculum covers all academic areas from at risk to college credit classes. Technology implementation is supported by fiber optic service and a 1:1 laptop to student ratio at the secondary level and a 1:1 iPad to student ratio at the elementary school.

MdCV elementary school was recognized as a National Blue Ribbon School 2014 by the Federal Department of Education. The elementary, junior high, and the high school have received numerous standards of excellence awards and the elementary earned 3 consecutive Governor’s Achievement Awards.

As a member of the Lyon County League, the junior and senior high schools provide high quality academic, athletic, and leadership experiences.

Special education services are provided by Three Lakes Cooperative District located in Lyndon.