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Education

  • Winn seeking 100 volunteers to help students improve their reading skills

    Kathryn Winn Primary is looking for 100 volunteers to take part in the school’s first Adopt-A-Classroom initiative. 

    “One hundred volunteers from the community will give us one person per day, every day, for all 22 classrooms,” Principal Gerda Wise said. “We have already had some local businesses and organizations commit to sending one person each day to classrooms that they are adopting.”

  • Student of the week (Jan. 9): Luke Heveline, Fifth grade

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “My favorite thing about school is doing challenging things that are a little above my level so it makes me work harder.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “I like math because it is what I excel in.”

    What was the last book you read? 

    “The last book I read was ‘The Magician’s Nephew.’”

    What was the last movie you saw?  

  • Student of the week (Jan. 16): Anna Marie Webster, Eighth grade

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “Being able to learn new things, I’m able to increase my knowledge.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “Math because I’ve always had a passion for it.”

    What was the last book you read? 

    “Empty”

    What was the last movie you saw?  

    “Social Nightmare”

    Where do you want to go to college? 

  • 2014 Homecoming Court

    Freshman Princess: Haley Nicole Dermon; Freshman Prince:  Malachi Corbin

    Sophomore Princess:  Kelsey Wallace; Sophomore Prince:  Alex Jeffrey

    Junior Princess:  Samantha Lillard; Junior Prince:  Colin Prosser

    Senior Queen Candidates:  Kiana Benhoff, Sarah Hawkins, Tatum McIntyre, Kaylin Wallace and Dominique Hunt

    Senior King Candidates:  Noah Abercrombie, Dakota Corbin, Michael Hall, Blake Kruzan and Noah Lewis

     

  • Board members have integral role in school district

    January is School Board Recognition Month in the state of Kentucky, and the Carroll County School District is proud to honor its local board members.

    The Carroll County Board of Education has five members:  Mona Kindoll (chairwoman, District 2), Carolyn Jones (vice-chairwoman, District 4), Dru Maiden (District 1), Rob Spenneberg (District 3) and Mary Ann Pearson (District 5).

  • Education News | Jan. 9, 2014

    ODK inducts Yager

  • School menu | Jan. 9, 2014

    This menu is for Cartmell Elementary and Kathryn Winn Primary Schools.  Carroll County Middle School and Carroll County High school will offer the same menu except for Wednesday, Jan. 15, please see change:

    Thursday, Jan. 9: Chili, grilled cheese sandwich, chilled broccoli and carrots, orange and fruit cocktail; breakfast: Sausage biscuit and gravy.

    Friday, Jan. 10: Grilled chicken sandwich, lettuce, tomato, pickle, Nantucket veggies, sweet potato fries, apple and Mandarin Oranges; breakfast: Donuts.

  • Winn Leadership Day
  • Just hangin’ around ...

    Cartmell Elementary students met their goal of bringing in more than 3,000 items for the annual food drive. Their reward? Duct taping Assistant Principal Jonica Ray to the cafeteria wall! The event was originally scheduled for Dec. 6, but a snow day forced it to be rescheduled for Dec. 19.

  • Workshop gives educators a taste of Marine Corps. life

    Carroll County High School teachers Ben Crutcher and Daniel McCrocklin recently participated in the Marine Corps Educator Workshop at Parris Island, S.C.  The teachers completed a four-day program that gave them an overview of how recruits go through basic training.

    “It was a four-day whirlwind,” McCrocklin said. “The Marines definitely push the recruits mentally, physically and emotionally.”