Marietta 1st grade report cards going from A, B, C...
by Hilary Butschek
04:00 AM, Saturday, August 02
MARIETTA — Despite some misgivings, Marietta’s school board Friday voted to switch first-grade report cards from the traditional A, B, C grading system to a 1, 2, 3 format. Board members also agreed to provide elementary school teachers with resou...

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