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Education

  • Graduation 2017 — Christian Academy of Carrollton
  • Teachers complete Bellarmine reading boot camp

    Teachers are always learning — student names, classroom management routines, educational standards and more. However, 18 elementary teachers from Cartmell Elementary and Kathryn Winn Primary took their learning to a new level this year. With help from Bellarmine University, the teachers all earned six graduate credits toward a reading specialist credential.

  • iLead students win at conference

    Technology Student Association State Conference was held at the Crown Plaza Hotel April 24-26, 2017.

    The iLEAD Academy had 42 students compete in 30 categories that focused on areas of technology in biomedical, engineering or design. This is the first year that the iLEAD Academy has competed in the TSA events, and 26 students are now eligible to compete at the National TSA competition June 21-25 in Orlando, Fla. iLEAD received six first place, six second place, and three third place awards. The winners are the following:

    First Place Awards:

  • History comes to life

    Cartmell Elementary students visited the Civil War encampment April 28, at Point Park. The free event was sponsored by Carrollton/Carroll County Tourism. 

  • Celebrating Earth Day
  • School Menu | May 4, 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, May 4: 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.

  • National Honor Society member Roberts wins national scholarship

    Jenah Roberts, a senior and member of the National Honor Society at Carroll County High School, has been named one of 400 national semifinalists in the National Honor Society Scholarship program. Jenah was chosen from more than 9,000 applicants and will receive a $2,325 scholarship.

  • Rohrer promoted to principal at Cartmell

    Cartmell Elementary will have a new principal, starting July 1. After 13 years of serving young students — seven of those years at Cartmell — Jeannie Rohrer will begin a new chapter both for her and for the school. Rohrer is the school’s current assistant principal.

  • CCMS project finally closed; Leftover project funds will go toward Head Start expansion

    Carroll County School Board attorney Jim Crawford said the court order removing the district from the Technicrete lawsuit has been issued, and the district could now approve Pay App 27, the final payments to Marrillia Design and Construction and Ross-Tarrant Architects for the Carroll County Middle School project. The motion to pay the final pay app passed.

    The board also approved BG4, the Kentucky Department of Education closeout form to be filed saying the district has paid all the parties involved and they have received all services in the project.

  • Reading on grade level is the key for future success

    Reading at grade level was one common theme among the five site based council presentations made to the Carroll County Board of Education April 11 and 13.

    The district is using a variety of tools to catch students who are falling behind in their reading level to help them build a stronger foundation for learning in all academic areas.