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5619 South 19th Street
Omaha, NE 68107

Phone: (531) 299-2420
Fax: (531) 299-2439


School Begins - Wednesday, August 15th

5th Graders Begin - August 15th

6th-8th Begin - Thursday, August 16th

Where Your Future Begins...

R. M. Marrs Magnet Center is a magnet school specializing in the areas of mathematics, economics and information technology. R. M. Marrs is one of only two middle schools in the Omaha Public Schools to offer the Dual Language Program. The main focus of R. M. Marrs Magnet Center is high student achievement. The unique schedule offers four 90 minute instructional blocks per day that gives students the opportunity to spend more intensive and quality time on their studies. The diverse, enthusiastic and talented Marrs staff is dedicated to implementing a creative curriculum focused on student achievement across grade levels.

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Verizon Innovative Learning

As of today, there are over 4 million jobs in science, technology engineering and math fields1. Verizon’s has committed over $160 million over the past 5 years to building and sustaining programs across the country that provide free technology, access and immersive, hands-on learning to students and teachers, particularly in underserved and minority communities.

What is a Verizon Innovative Learning school? In partnership with Digital Promise, Verizon provides tablets with data plans and training to every student and teacher at underserved middle schools for 24/7 learning and to prepare students for success.

To learn more or join our mission to give technology and tech education to students in need at weneedmore.com.

1 http://www.usnews.com/news/stem-solutions/articles/2014/02/05/report-stem-job-market-much-larger-than- previously-reported 


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In an effort to help prepare students for the technology skills required in the workforce, Omaha Public Schools in cooperation with Microsoft announced Student Advantage. 

Who can install and use the Student Advantage Office products?

The subscription covers all enrolled grade K-12 students at OPS with an Office 365 account.
How many copies of the software can I install?

Students can install the office software on up to 5 computers. 

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Microsoft Student Advantage-Spanish 
Microsoft Student Advantage-English