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Education

  • Getting creative

     

    Time 2 Invent Club held its first meeting Monday, July 7, at Cartmell. Meetings will be held Mondays and Wednesdays until July 24. Students in fourth through eighth grade will come from 1-2 p.m., while students in kindergarten to third grade will come from 2-3 p.m.

  • STEAM Camp
  • Carroll receives $7,000 grant for early childhood learning

    Carroll County is one of 58 Community Early Childhood Councils in 91 counties to receive grant funding to promote school readiness for children.

    Gov. Steve Beshear announced Monday $1.2 million in funding as a part of his office’s continuing commitment to improving education and health services for Kentucky’s youngest citizens.

  • Mad Science
  • Spring 2013 EKU Dean's List

    The following undergraduate students of Eastern Kentucky University have been named to the dean’s list for the Spring 2013 semester: Dilan Ray Hardin  of Bedford, junior, majoring in Journalism; Geoffrey Ervin Beglau of Bedford, junior, majoring in Aviation; Casey B. Bertone of Bedford, freshman, majoring in Criminal Justice; Grace Danielle Bixler of Bedford, senior, majoring in Gen Studies in Arts & Sciences; and Cherah Jade Case of Carrollton, sophomore, majoring in Finance.

  • WKU graduates | July 3, 2013

    Western Kentucky University recently released its list of Spring 2013 graduates.
    Cody T. Clifton of Carrollton graduated with a Bachelor of Arts and Christie A. Jones of Carrollton graduated with a Master of Science. Amanda F. Cook and Clayton S. Cook both of Worthville both graduated with bachelor of science degrees. Jonathon D. Lynn of Ghent also graduated with a Bachelor of Science.

  • JCTC free summer workshops range from Pinterest to self-defense

    As prices of gasoline and everyday expenses increase, JCTC is the perfect place to start or continue your education with its affordable tuition.  In-state tuition is $144 per credit hour.

    It’s not too late to sign up for the fall semester, which begins Aug. 19. Aug. 1 is the deadline for returning and transferring students to apply online for free at Jefferson.kctcs.edu. The deadline to apply for first-time freshman for fall semester was July 1. 

    JCTC-Carrollton Campus is offering free workshops all summer long.

  • Students get taste of higher education at camp

    Seven Carroll County Middle School students and two Henry County Middle School students had an opportunity last Wednesday, June 27, to hear about the importance of continuing their education beyond high school.

  • Four Carroll County natives named to Georgetown dean’s list

    The following undergraduate students of Georgetown College have been named to the dean’s list: Cody Arthur Boles, Kyndal Christerson Curry and William Carroll Yager all of Carrollton, and Jensen Wainscott of Worthville. They have completed the semester with at least 12 credit hours and a 3.7 GPA.

  • Online gradebook, new technology center highlight meeting

    By SARAH BEACH

    The News-Democrat

    The Carroll County Board of Education announced several important staffing, leadership and facility changes over the summer in preparation for the coming school year at the Thursday, June 20, meeting.

    In her monthly report, Superintendent Lisa James said that summer is a time for the school system to be “revived.”