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Education

  • Dome Theater June 18 at Winn

    The Dome Theater mobile digital system brings its “edu-tainment” programs to Kathryn Winn Primary School Wednesday, June 18 with a day of programs focusing on the sciences.

    Programs range from the Dinosaur Prophecy, which focuses on dinosaurs that once wandered the earth, to Passport to the Universe, that provides a journey through the solar system.

    Scheduled programs on June 18 are:

  • ATC cookout
  • Planning Committee sets public forum

    The Local Planning Committee for Carroll County Schools will hold an open public forum meeting at 5:30 p.m., Thursday, June 5, at the Carroll County Board of Education in the Conference Room.

    Information received during the meeting will be considered as part of the development of the new plan that guides the district in its school facility planning process.

    For additional information, contact the office at (502) 732-7070.

  • Superintendent could be named by June 18

    Twenty-one applicants are being considered as the next superintendent of Carroll County Schools.

    The Carroll County Screening Committee held its first meeting Thursday, May 22 to begin the process of recommending its choices to the Board of Education.

    Michael Oder, superintendent search consultant for the Kentucky School Board Association, is working with the committee to narrow the list of candidates to interview to replace retiring Superintendent Lisa James, Ed.D. The group will hold three meetings over the next several weeks to review the candidates.

  • STEM bus to make stops for summer reading events

    The Carroll County School District is hosting several summer learning activities throughout the community this summer. The STEM Bus, credit recovery/enrichment and the summer reading program will all be active during the months of June and July.

    The Center of Accelerated Learning will be open for three sessions so that students can earn course credits.

  • County school district offers summer feeding program

    Carroll County School Nutrition Department is participating in the Summer Food Service Program. Meals will be provided to all children without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or disability, and there will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service.

  • NAS helps Cartmell students plant trees
  • Napier graduates from McKendree University

    Allison Napier is a McKendree University Class of 2014 graduate with a MBA degree in business administration. The university held its 174th commencement exercises on May 10, at the Lebanon, Ill. campus. Graduates at the Louisville and Radcliff, Kentucky campuses will receive their diplomas on June 7.

    Napier works for Three Rivers District Health Department.

  • Student of the week: Kathryn Gillespie, 11th grade

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “Classroom discussions, I love voicing my opinions.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “English. I love to read and write.”

    What was the last book you read? 

    “Mother Night” - Kurt Vonnegut

    What was the last movie you saw?  

    “Safety not guaranteed”

    Where do you want to go to college? 

  • Cartmell students to learn benefits of joining band

    Fifth-grade students from Cartmell Elementary will visit Carroll County Middle School May 28, for a band information session. The goal is to give the Cartmell students as much information as they need to decide whether they want to join the band next school year. Band begins in sixth grade in the Carroll County School District, so parents are encouraged to get their students involved from the beginning.