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Education

  • Commissioner of Education visits iLead, CCATC

    iLead Academy is the first school of its type in the state and has garnered its share of visitors this year. The face asking the questions this time belonged to Kentucky Commissioner of Education Dr. Stephen Pruitt.

    Pruitt was hired as the sixth commissioner of education in September 2015 and started on the job Oct. 16.

    Pruitt migrated straight to the students as they prepared to share their work.

    One of the first questions he asked was what an average day was like for a student.

  • High School students wrap up a year of financial literacy

     While April is National Financial Literacy Month, Carroll County High School Students in Lynn Eaglin’s financial literacy class have spent a whole year on the topic. Combining personal and business financial topics, Eaglin’s students are completing a year of study that will impact every area of their lives.

  • Student of the week: Bobby Perkins 12th grade

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “History class because history is my favorite subject.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “History because I like to go back into time and understand why wars happen and other events.”

    What was the last book you read? 

    “Born To Run”

    What was the last movie you saw?  

    “The Force Awakens”

    Where do you want to go to
    college? 

  • School Menu | April 28, 2016

    This menu is for Kathryn Winn Primary and Cartmell Elementary Schools, changes for Carroll County High School and Middle School will be italicized.

     

    Thursday, April 28: Breakfast: Chicken biscuit or mini cinnis and apple; lunch: Pork bites, mashed potatoes, glazed carrots with roll, grapes or pineapple tidbits. Carroll County Middle and High School will offer country-fried steak with gravy instead of pork bites for lunch.

  • Safe Night

    Carroll County Youth Service Center sponsored the annual “Safe Night” event for Carroll County Middle School students Friday, April 22. The free event included food, games, basketball and other activities. The purpose of the event is to provide the students with a safe night of fun activities after school.

  • Science Day with Nucor Steel Gallatin
  • Cartmell artist showcase
  • Student prep for next step focus of the district’s long range plan

    Carroll County Schools have set a goal that 100 percent of all students would be prepared to enter a post-secondary and/or global workforce by 2021 as part of its 2016-2021 district strategic plan.

    Carroll County Superintendent Bill Hogan said that approximately 30 community leaders, teachers and school administrators met every Thursday since mid-January to develop the plan. This same group spent an entire Saturday developing the action plan.

  • CCMS students collaborate, learn from everywhere

    Students in Brenda Cole’s seventh-grade science class at Carroll County Middle School are using Microsoft OneNote to collaborate, communicate and organize their work.

    “Among other things this year, we have studied energy, cells, chemical reactions, force and motion,” Cole said. “And we have used OneNote the whole way.”

  • School menu | May 5, 2016

    This menu is for Kathryn Winn Primary and Cartmell Elementary Schools, changes for Carroll County High School and Middle School will be italicized.

    Thursday, May 5: Sausage biscuit or mini cinnis and apple; lunch: Soft taco, lettuce/tomato, cheese/salsa/sour cream, refried beans, Mexican rice, grapes or pineapple tidbits. Carroll County Middle and High School will offer Sausage cheese bagel for breakfast and taco or chicken fajita for lunch.