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Education

  • Practice ACT March 1 at CCHS

    A practice ACT test will be given on Super Saturday, March 1, at the Carroll County High School cafeteria. Schedule of activities are: 8:45 a.m., materials pick up; 9 a.m., pep talk and method test prep video; 9:30 a.m., individual work on practice test; 11:30 a.m., lunch; noon-4 p.m., class rotations with CCHS instructors, (math, science, English and reading) one hour each. Lunch and snacks will be provided for those attending all day.

  • Community support needed to pass bond issue for new campus

    A historic bond issue currently before the Kentucky General Assembly could help fund the proposed new Carrollton Campus for Jefferson Community and Technical College.

    The Kentucky Community & Technical College System and Kentucky Gov. Beshear worked together to create the “KCTCS BuildSmart Investment for Kentucky Competitiveness.”

    This public-private partnership initiative will use agency bonds in concert with local communities and employers to finance critical projects at KCTCS colleges across Kentucky.

  • CCHS drama brings ‘The Wizard of Oz’ to the stage March 7-8

    Follow the Yellow Brick Road to Carroll County High School next weekend for the high school drama club performance of “The Wizard of Oz.”

    There will be three performances: 7 p.m. on Friday, March 7 and at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, March 8, all in the high school cafeteria. Tickets are $3 for students and $5 for adults.

  • Program set at CCHS to explain College and Career Readiness

    Carroll County High School parents and guardians are invited to learn more about College and Career Ready status and enjoy pizza at 6:30 p.m., March 26.

    College and Career Readiness Counselor Rachel Mefford will be in the CCHS Library on March 26 following student/parent scheduling conferences, to present about College and Career Readiness, what it means, how to get there and what CCHS offers to students.

  • Student of the week: Lauren Cox, Seventh grade

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “I like learning new things and hanging out with my friends.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “I like math because it can challenge you to do the problems correctly, but you can always check your answer. I also like social studies because learning about the past is interesting.”

    What was the last book you read? 

    “The last book I read was ‘Insurgent.’”

  • School Menu | Feb. 20, 2014

    This menu is for all schools with exceptions noted for Carroll County High and Middle Schools.

     

    Thursday, Feb. 20: Taco on tortilla, lettuce, tomato, cheese, salsa, refried beans, orange and applesauce; breakfast: Sausage biscuit and gravy.

    Friday, Feb. 21: Hamburger/cheeseburger on bun, lettuce, tomato, pickle, French-fries, apple and diced pears; breakfast: Donuts.

  • Annual Dr. Seuss Birthday Bash set for March 1 at Winn

    The Carroll County Early Childhood Council is hosting the ninth annual Dr. Seuss Birthday Bash on March 1 at Kathryn Winn Primary School from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. The event honors the birthday of Theodor Seuss Geisel, better known as Dr. Seuss, and also promotes learning and literacy.

  • Thomas More College hosts Preview Day on Feb. 17

    Thomas More College welcomes all high school juniors and seniors to attend a Spring Preview Day on Monday, Feb. 17 at 3-5 p.m. in the Administration Building on Thomas More’s campus in Crestview Hills.  

  • Five students make EKU’s president’s list

    Five local students at Eastern Kentucky University are among 1,248 who earned President’s List honors for the Fall 2013 semester.

    Local students honored are: Lauren Nicole Holloway of Carrollton, a freshman pre-occupational science major; Jacob Allen Blair of Bedford, a junior journalism major; Brian Jordan Hemmer of Bedford, a senior aviation major; Karen Denise Popp of Bedford, a senior general studies arts and sciences major; and Sandi D. Magby of Milton, a junior paralegal science major.

  • Eight from area make EKU dean’s fall list

    Eight local students are among the 2,976 at Eastern Kentucky University who received Dean’s List honors for the fall 2013 semester.