Magnet Schools

The Marion School District will hold its annual Magnet School Selection Day on Saturday, March 2, beginning at 7 a.m. This will be online only.

Starting at 7 a.m. Saturday, March 2, families can visit the following link to choose their school: (Link will be active starting at 7 a.m. Saturday, March 2.) Spots are limited, so families looking to choose a magnet school for their children for the 2024-25 school year are encouraged to act soon.

Additionally, the district will kick off online registration for the 2024-25 school year on Saturday, March 2. Starting that day, families can register students for all grades (K-12) by visiting the Registration page on the district’s website at

Anyone who needs registration assistance can visit the MSD Registration Office from 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Monday-Friday. The Registration Office is located at 230 Pine Street. Families can also contact Jinnie Thornton, MSD registration assistant, at or 870-739-5100, ext. 11203.

To learn more about our amazing magnet schools, check out the video below:

The Marion School District is an innovative and growing district committed to helping every student find their unique path to success in school and in life. With more than 150 years of experience serving families in Crittenden County, the district offers a high school, a junior high, a seventh grade school, and three award-winning magnet schools. For enrollment information, including information on school choice, visit or call 870-739-5100.