Welcome to John Marshall High School, home of the Monarchs. John Marshall has a long-standing tradition of school pride and academic excellence. We continuously work to provide our students with the most up-to-date teaching practices and technology.  We invite you to explore the course offerings, career and technical programs, clubs, and athletics at John Marshall.

JM Student Presents Logo Sketches to City Council

John Marshall High School student Tristan McKeag recently provided Moundsville City Council with illustrations to consider when choosing a new city logo. Tristan designed the logos by utilizing the CAD (Computer-Aided Design) software he learned to use as a student in the Career & Technical Education Drafting program at JM. Drafting is a part of…

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K of C JM Students of the Month

The Knights of Columbus John Marshall High School Students of the Month for December are Zoe Johnson and Noah Beckett. Zoe Johnson is confident that her efforts in the classroom allowed her to earn this award. “I feel as if the teachers saw me as a student who got relatively good grades and did exceptional…

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JM Pride Yearbook Earns 3rd Straight National First Class Ranking

The staff submitted the 50h edition, titled “GOLDEN,” during the fall of 2018 to the NSPA for a super-critique. The student staff seeks the feedback in order to grow the program and continue on the quest to produce a high quality yearbook. “I am in absolute shock in the most wonderful way. Last year’s staff…

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Holmes & Sprowls Announced JM CTE Students of the Month

The John Marshall High School Career & Technical Education Students of the Month for December are Billy Holmes and Cody Sprowls. Billy is a senior enrolled in the Collision Repair program at JM and is the son of Bill and Laura Holmes. He is a member of the National Technical Honor Society and the Drug…

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K of C JM Students of the Month

The Knights of Columbus John Marshall High School Students of the Month for November are Charli Garrison and Edward Huck. Freshman Charli Garrison appreciates that she has been recognized for her hard work.  “I strive really hard to get straight A’s because I want to get in a good college. So I do my best…

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Donation Made to JM’s Paws for a Cause

Owner of Fabtabulous Custom Apparel Chuck Loy has donated $800 to one of John Marshall High School’s most charitable organizations, Paws for a Cause. Loy is a 1985 JMHS alumnus who was inspired by the 50th anniversary of the school to donate his profits from the many shirts he sold honoring the event. Loy gave…

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JM Steel Drum Band Invited to International Conference

The John Marshall Steel Drum Band, under the direction of Tracey Filben, submitted recordings last spring to the Midwest Clinic, International Band and Orchestra Conference. The ensemble was contacted in May and has been invited to perform in Chicago, Illinois at the upcoming conference. This is the first group to ever represent West Virginia at…

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JM Holiday Spectacular- Monarch Tidings

The John Marshall High School Music Department is pleased to invite the public to celebrate the holiday season at a combined Christmas concert. “Monarch Tidings” takes place on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 6:00 pm in the JM Center for Performing Arts. This student produced, one night only event will feature selections from a combination of…

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K of C JM Students of the Month

John Marshall freshman Lea Landers believes her hard work at school has paid off. “Not many students get this award,” Landers explained. “So that’s an honor, and I try to work my hardest in classes and try to get all A’s.” JMHS Assistant Principal Geno Polsinelli regards Lea’s contribution to the classroom as admirable. “Her…

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Monarch Company Presents “A Charlie Brown Christmas”

The holiday television classic A Charlie Brown Christmas comes alive on the John Marshall High School Center for Performing Arts stage in Glen Dale in a new production of the theatrical adaptation. Monarch Company is presenting this wonderful, musical take on the real meaning of the holidays. The show runs on Saturday, December 1 and Sunday, December…

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