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Lawrence North defeats Marion 90-66.

Marion defeats Tech 21-6.

Harrison defeats Marion 80-58.

MARION, Ind. (WISH) — Students at Marion High School are hoping their video inspired by “Hamilton: An American Musical” will win a national competition to provide updated technology for the school.

The video has been entered to compete in the Follett Challenge, in which the educational company provides grants to schools for education technology and services.

Anyone in the world can vote once per day through Friday, January 27. To vote, click here. If the video is one of 10 People’s Choice video winners, the school will win a prize worth $8,000.

In addition to the People’s Choice award, the votes received also count toward an overall score for the school in the competition with chances to win goods and services from Follett Corp. worth up to $60,000.

The prizes would allow Marion High School to continue the transformation of its Media Center.

Lafayette Jeff defeats Marion 75-64.

McCutcheon defeats Marion 82-53.

Tech defeats Marion 73-55.

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – The Indiana State Board of Education staff will host three public hearings this week to take comments on a proposed change to the A-F school grading scale.

The proposed change would factor the growth of all students into a school’s grade. The current model only reflects progress if a minimum threshold of students shows high growth at a school.

The letter grades were first approved by the education board in 2012 as an alternative to Indiana’s previous school-rating system. They reflect recent academic performance on the state’s standardized tests and other success indicators.

The public hearings will take place Wednesday at the Evansville Vanderburgh School Corp., Thursday at Marion High School, and Friday at the Indiana Government Center in downtown Indianapolis. All three meetings begin at 9 a.m. local time.