MARSS Basic Training
Where: Region 1, 3031 17th St S, Moorhead, MN
When: Thursday August 9, 2018 > 9:00am to 3:00pm
             Wednesday August 22nd, 2018 > 9:00am to 3:00pm

Are you new to MARSS, within about the last six months, or just haven’t had training of the MARSS elements?  This class is what you are looking for!  We will be covering:

  • Overview of MARSS and the impact of this data on financial calculation
  • The data elements in the ‘A’ school file
  • The data elements in the ‘B’ student file
  • Explain the Support we provide and the processes we follow for sending district data to MDE
  • Tools to confirm data accuracy and how to use them
  • How to use MARSS WES to edit files and print reports

MARSS Advanced Training
Where: Region 1, 3031 17th St S, Moorhead, MN
When: Thursday August 30, 2018 > 9:00am to 1:00pm
This class is FULL and no longer taking registrations.
If you are still  interested in attending a MARSS Advanced Training class, please contact

Have you been working with MARSS for awhile and have a good understanding of the basic reporting elements, but would like training on the "more involved" elements? We could discuss topics such as:

  • Homeless
  • Homebound/Homebased
  • PSEO
  • Economic Indicator/Comp Rev
  • Determine Resident District
  • HS Graduates
  • SAAP
  • Ethnicity/Race –State/Fed reporting impacts to Tribal Grants
  • ADM - Verifying on the ADM reports.
  • Understanding the Reports
  • Program Calendar & Grade Progression ESY
  • Bring your questions for discussion too!

(This class will adjust based on reporting cycle and attendees needs)

Where: Courtyard by Marriott in Moorhead
When: Thursday September 13, 2018 > 9:00am to 3:00pm

This class will be a great refresher after summer break! Why? We are going to cover:

  • Overview of problematic data elements
  • Discuss Region 1’s role and MARSS WES
  • Cover the changes that were made for the new reporting year
  • Close with Q&A or cover some reporting scenarios