• Student of the week: Jaden Barr Fourth grade (Raker)

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “Recess because I like to hang out and play with my friends.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “Math because I love doing math and am good at it.”

    What was the last book you read? 

    “Magic Tree House”

    What was the last movie you saw?  

    “How the Grinch Stole Christmas”

    Where do you want to go to college? 

    University of Kentucky

  • Panthers compete at STLP

    Two Carroll County High School STLP projects qualified for state.

    For their STLP project, Cody Boswell, Daniel Phillips, Garrett Sanders and Eli Yocum reverse engineered a Nerf gun. Reverse engineering is mainly used to either find out what is wrong with a product or discovery.

  • Champions for Carroll County Kids
  • EKU offers new scholarship

    Would you be the first in your family to graduate from college?

    Eastern Kentucky University has established a Trailblazer Scholarship Award to assist students seeking to be the first in their families to earn a college degree.

    This fall, more than 800 new freshmen entering EKU were first-generation students.

  • Bennett named Pinnacle Scholar

    Carroll County High School senior Natalie Bennett has been awarded a 2015 Berea College Pinnacle Scholar Award of Excellence.

    High school administrators and teachers were asked to nominate students for the prestigious award, and only a few were chosen among the hundreds of strong, high-achieving seniors from across the region.

  • School Menu | Dec. 3, 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, Dec. 3: Breakfast: Chicken biscuit or mini cinnis and apple; lunch: Pizza crunchers, garden salad, steamed peas, grapes or pineapple tidbits.

  • Damron, Snell accepted to UC’s class of 2020

    University of the Cumberlands has proudly accepted Cody Damron and Brittany Snell of Carrollton, Ky., for the upcoming academic year. UC welcomes Cody and Brittany, who are current students at Carroll County High School, to the class of 2020.

  • Student of the week: Adree Dermon Second grade (Ms. Ennis’ class)

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “I like to write about my family.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “Reading nonfiction books helps me learn new things.”

    What is your favorite book?

    “Junie B. Jones”

    What is your favorite movie?


    Where do you want to go to college? 

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

  • Carroll students lead fight against hunger

    On Dec. 19, volunteers for the Food Pantry of Carroll County Inc. will deliver boxes of food to residents who need a little help this holiday season. Every year since 2006, students from the Carroll County School District have helped by bringing in food items to donate to the pantry in conjunction with Scouting for Food. This year, students collected 14,867 items.

  • Cartmell Thanksgiving

    Cartmell Elementary students shared Thanksgiving lunch with their family members Thursday, Nov. 19. Principal Jonica Ray said 257 guests attended the event.