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Education

  • Student of the week: Aubrie Shelley Kindergarten grade (Scroggins)

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “Free choice because it’s fun.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “Music because I like to play the instruments.”

    What is your favorite book?

    “Cat in the Hat”

    What is your favorite movie?

    “Minnie Mouse”

    Where do you want to go to college? 

    Not sure where, but wants to go.

  • CCMH job shadowing provides valuable learning experience

    Several Carroll County High School students have been job shadowing local health care providers as part of the Project Lead the Way (PLTW) Biomedical Science program. 

    The students have spent multiple days at Carroll County Memorial Hospital shadowing in the emergency room, the pharmacy and several departments, such as radiology, nursing and more.

    “The students are able to job shadow in any department that they like,” said Sheila Tomlinson, administrative coordinator for the hospital. 

  • Sophomore parent night

    Carroll County High School will host a sophomore parent night at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6. Parents are asked to bring their sophomore with them if they can.

    Instructional Coach Valerie Washburn and College and Career Readiness Counselor Rachel Mefford will distribute the student’s ACT/PLAN scores, help navigate reading the results and discuss the next steps to help the student achieve their goals and dreams.

    Light refreshments will be provided.

  • Harper tells students to follow their dreams, make good choices

    Former Indianapolis Colts player Shawn Harper spoke with Carroll County students in late October about the power of choice and of pursuing dreams.

    Harper’s assemblies combine feats of strength, such as rolling up a frying pan, with motivational speaking that shows students how to break free from mental chains. Mental chains are the false beliefs that people hold that keep them from living up to their potential.

    Harper spoke to all students at Carroll County High School and Carroll County Middle School over the course of the day.

  • Student of the week: Nikki Chavez, 12th grade at CAC

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

  • School Menu | Oct. 30, 2014

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

    Thursday, Oct. 30: Breakfast: chicken biscuit; lunch: hot dog with bun, chili sauce, cheese, potato rounds, grapes or pears. Carroll County High School and middle school will offer: sausage biscuit for breakfast and for lunch: Philly cheese or Buffalo chicken with bun, lettuce, tomato, pickle, onion, green peppers, baked beans, French fries.

  • Learning to love reading
  • All Pro Dad breakfast club expanded to Winn, CCMS

    After two successful years at Cartmell Elementary, the All Pro Dad’s Day Breakfast has expanded to include Kathryn Winn Primary and Carroll County Middle School.

    The breakfasts are held once each month at the schools. Fathers and father figures attend with their children for a time of intentional, meaningful discussion about life issues.

  • Student of the week: Madison Dawson, Eleventh grade

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “My favorite thing about school is bio medical science because we are always doing something new.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “Bio medical science. This four-year class has been such a great opportunity. We get to experience so many things hands on.”

    What was the last book you read? 

    “Fault in our stars”

    What was the last movie you saw?  

  • CCMS Conferences \ Oct. 23, 2014

    Carroll County Middle School report card pick-up night and parent-teacher conferences will be held from 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 28. College and Career Readiness Counselor Rachel Mefford will be presenting information about college and career readiness at 6 p.m. in the auditorium. Refreshments will be included.