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Education

  • District leaders get new BOE members up to speed

    Three new members on the Carroll County Board of Education prompted Carroll County Superintendent Bill Hogan to change up the first meeting of 2017.

    Each position at the board office and each school administrator gave an overview of their primary responsibilities and what they are working on to improve the education students are receiving in the district.

  • EKU’s online enrollment increases

    EKU Online degree programs continue to grow steadily with more than 3,200 students enrolled as of fall 2016.

    Today, more than 30 fully online degree options span four colleges. EKU Online nursing degrees attract the most students. Graduate nursing programs, including MSN and post-MSN options, are the most popular. The RN-BSN is also among the largest programs. The bachelor’s degree programs with the highest enrollment numbers are psychology and occupational safety.

  • School Menu | Jan. 12, 2017

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

    Thursday, Jan. 12: Breakfast: Pancake and sausage on a stick or apple cinnamon toast or fruit pocket; lunch: Pizza crunchers, pleas, corn and banana.

  • Brooks, Vogel graduate from UC

    University of the Cumberlands announced that local students Jonathan Brooks of Worthville, who earned an Education Specialist degree, and Michelle Vogel of Campbellsburg, who earned a Master of Arts in Education degree, completed their studies and earned their degrees on Dec. 23, 2016.

  • Carroll County Schools recognizes its board members

    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, including three who are new.

    The Carroll County Board of Education has five members: Carolyn Jones (Chair, District 4), Rob Spenneberg (Vice-Chair, District 3), Corey Groseclose (District 1), D’anne Smith (District 2) and Gwen Chapman (District 5).

    Chapman began her service in 2016 after being appointed to fill the vacant District 5 position. Groseclose, Smith and Chapman were all elected in November of 2016.

  • Kamphouse named to Dean’s List at Bob Jones University

    Jessica Kamphouse, a freshman creative writing major from Carrollton, was among approximately 900 Bob Jones University students named to the Fall 2016 Dean's List.

    The Dean's List recognizes students who earn a 3.00-3.74 grade point average during the semester.

    Located in Greenville, South Carolina, Bob Jones University is a biblically faithful, Christian liberal arts university focused on educating the whole person to reflect and serve Christ.

  • Carroll County going ‘All in for Algebra’

    Crystal Trimble’s 1st-grade classroom at Kathryn Winn Primary School could be in any small school district in Kentucky. Colorful, circular tables fill the room. A row of desktop computers are lined up in front of windows that look onto the school’s playground. An abacus and other math manipulatives sit within easy reach.

    Yet, something is happening in Trimble’s classroom that is not happening in other classrooms throughout the state.

  • School Menu | Jan. 5, 2017

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

    Thursday, Jan. 5: Breakfast: Chicken biscuit or apple cinnamon toast or fruit pocket; lunch: Chicken patty on bun with baked beans, smiley fries and banana. Carroll County High School and Middle School will offer, spicy or regular chicken filet on bun along with baked beans, smiley fries and banana.

  • Champions Awards
  • School Menu | Dec. 29, 2016

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

    Dec. 29: Closed for Winter break

    Monday, Jan. 2: Breakfast: Breakfast pizza or cereal or mini cinnis; lunch: Chicken tenders, mashed potatoes, green beans with roll and applesauce.

    Tuesday, Jan. 3: Breakfast: Bacon, egg, cheese biscuit or mini doughnuts or fruit pocket; lunch: Pizza, garden salad, corn and apple.