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Education

  • School Menu | May 14, 2015

    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 14: Breakfast: chicken biscuit; lunch: hot dog, with bun, chili sauce, cheese, potato rounds, grapes or diced pears. Philly cheese/buffalo chicken with bun, lettuce, tomato, pickle, onion, green peppers, baked beans, fries, grapes or pear halves for lunch.

  • New high school athletic complex tops $3 million

    Carroll County Board of Education accepted a bid of more than $3.4 million for the construction of the Carroll County High School athletic complex at a special meeting Monday, May 11.

    Other items on the agenda were change orders to the Carroll County Middle School construction project and a land purchase on Fourth Street.

    The school board voted to accept the bid submitted by Weir Construction for the athletic field upgrades. Weir was the only bidder for the project.

  • Celebrating Mother Earth

     

    Nucor Steel Gallatin hosted the Cartmell Elementary fourth-graders May 1, for its annual Earth Day field trip. 

  • Carroll County’s high school and middle school bands perform
  • School Menu | May 7, 2015

    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 7: Breakfast: sausage biscuit; lunch: hamburger/cheeseburger with bun, lettuce, tomato, pickle, French fries, steamed peas and carrots, peach cup or diced pears. Carroll County High School and middle school will offer chicken biscuit for breakfast.

  • District celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week, held May 4-8

    John Wooden, the famed basketball player and coach, once said, “I think the teaching profession contributes more to the future of our society than any other single profession.” Wooden, who would lead UCLA’s men’s basketball team to ten NCAA championships, spent his early working years as an English teacher in Dayton (Ky.) and South Bend (Ind.).

    “I’m glad I was a teacher,” he said.

  • Student of the week: Nathan Mazza Kindergarten (Hall)

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “Special classes because they are cool!”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “Art because I am a good drawer.”

    What is your favorite book?

    “Lion King”

    What is your favorite movie?

    “Big Hero 6”

    Where do you want to go to college? 

    “I want to go to college, but I’m not sure where.”

  • Stepping up their game

    Three Carroll County High School seniors will continue their athletic careers in college. Zakk Hicks, Kelly Layton and Lauren Moore were honored at an athletic signing day ceremony May 1. Hicks will play baseball at Indiana University Southeast; Layton will play volleyball at Georgetown College and Moore will play basketball at Centre College.

  • Exploring the zoo

     

    Kathryn Winn Primary’s entire student body, more than 200 parents and Winn staff took a field trip to the Louisville Zoo April 24.

  • Changing expectations: all students to complete all of the assignments

    A father asks his son to mow the yard. Days pass, the grass grows, and the yard has not been mowed. The father says, “Son, since you didn’t mow the yard when I asked you to, you don’t get to mow the yard. I’m not going to let you mow the yard in order to teach you responsibility.”