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Education

  • CCHS Band students learn technique, culture from Indian musician

    Two Carroll County High School band students recently had the opportunity to play with a world-renowned Indian musician. 

    Juniors Kiana Benhoff and Sarah Hawkins played trumpet and alto saxophone, respectively, with Sandip Burman, a famous tabla and sitar player whose credentials include performing with George Harrison of the Beatles and premiere banjo player Béla Fleck, and performing at the Kennedy Center in New York.

    Burman visited Carroll County High School Wednesday, Sept. 26, for the second time in two years to give a master class for the band.

  • Student of the week: Lilly Wallace

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “Recess because we get time to play.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “Math and reading because we get to use pattern blocks in math and read lots of books in reading.”

    What was the last book you read? 

    “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star”

    What was the last movie you saw?  

    “Disney Princess”

  • Student News - Oct. 3, 2012

    Burns recognized as commended student

    Principal Thomas Stephens of Carroll County High School announced that Lyndie Burns has been named a commended student in the 2013 National Merit Scholarship Program.

    A letter of commendation from the school and National Merit Scholarship Corp., which conducts the program, will be presented by the principal to Burns.

    Caldwell enrolls at Centre College

  • Celebrating grandparents
  • Dads volunteer, join Watch D.O.G.S. program at Winn

    What are you doing here?” a kindergartener at Kathryn Winn Primary asked Carroll County Attorney Nick Marsh, as he sat at her lunch table and opened a packet of ketchup.

    “Well, I’m here to help out today, just to hang out, and be your buddy,” said Marsh, wearing his “Watch D.O.G.S.” T-shirt.

  • Survival Skills
  • Tokar earns president’s list honors

    Morgan Elizabeth Tokar of Hillsboro, Ohio, an Early Childhood Pre K-3 major, was named recently to the Shawnee State University President’s List for the Spring Semester 2012.

    To be named to the list, students must be full-time and have achieved a grade point average of 4.0.

    Tokar is the daughter of Art and Diane (Adcock) Tokar formerly of Carroll County and the granddaughter of Marcella M. Adcock, a livelong resident of Carroll County, and the late Lawson J. Adcock.

  • Student of the week: Amanda Ashcraft

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “The  exciting teachers and students. When you have teachers and peers that are fun and exciting, it makes the day go by faster.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “Science, because those were and are the classes I have the most fun in.”

    What was the last book you read?

    “The Shack” by W.M. Paul Young

     

  • Lunch menu | Sept. 26, 2012

    Menu is subject to change due to availability of food. Breakfast is offered daily, milk, juice, toast, cereal. Papa John’s is back, Cartmell on Oct. 23, middle school Oct. 16 and high school, Oct. 2.

     

    Monday, Oct. 1: Chicken fingers, French fries, buttered peas, red apples and milk; breakfast, egg, cheese biscuit.

    Tuesday, Oct. 2: Assorted pizza, corn, tossed salad with dressing, fruit and milk; breakfast, sausage pancake.

  • Conway urges everyone to fight bullying at school, online

    With school back in session, Attorney General Jack Conway, the Kentucky Center for School Safety and the Kentucky Suicide Prevention Group  are urging Kentucky students, parents and educators to help fight bullying and harassment at school and online.