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Education

  • Outdoor classroom experience offers students chance to learn about careers

     By Kimberly Jett
    Special to The News-Democtrat

    On May 15, the fourth grade class from Cartmell Elementary was given the opportunity to attend “Environmental Career Day” at the outdoor classroom on Four Mile Road.

    With Carroll County students becoming college and career ready. the staff decided it would be a great opportunity for students to learn about different careers involving science and the environment. 

  • Honor Roll

    CCMS All A Honor Roll
    Fourth Nine Weeks

    Sixth Grade All As

    Macy Aldridge, Abigail Aulbach, Emily Beach, Abigail Chandler, Annaleya Hamilton Fields, Faith Hendren, Yahel Lopez, Grace Morgan and Chasity Taylor.

     

    Sixth Grade A/B

  • Carlisle earns degree in veterinary medicine from Auburn

    Hilary Carlisle of Carrollton earned a doctor of veterinary medicine degree from Auburn University’s College of Veterinary Medicine as a member of the class of 2012.

    Carlisle earned an animal sciences degree in 2007 from the University of Kentucky and she is a 2004 graduate of Carroll County High School.

    The veterinary program at Auburn is the oldest in the south and the nation’s seventh oldest. More than 6,300 doctors of veterinary medicine have graduated since the first degrees were officially awarded in 1909.

  • Students perform at recital

     A music recital presented by students of Nancy Jo Grobmyer was held Sunday afternoon, May 20 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Carrollton.

    Those performing and their compositions were: Kaitlyn Reynolds performed “Robin Hood,” “Christopher Columbus” and “Just a Second,” Alfred Series.

    Anna Marie Webster performed Willard Palmer’s “The Bell Song,” “Freight Train” by Palmer and “Ode to Joy” by Beethoven.

  • McCarty, Corbin make Team USA to play basketball in Costa Rica

     Two Carroll County High School basketball teammates will soon be testing their skills on the international level. Sophomore Caleb McCarty and junior Dakota Corbin have been selected as members of the Sportek Events 2012 Team USA basketball team and will be traveling to Costa Rica in July.

    “I’m pretty excited, blessed to do this,” McCarty said.

    The boys said they received letters in the mail from Sportek, inviting them to the summer basketball experience.

  • 2012 Klein Toolbox Award

     Wayne Griffin, left, of Klein Tools, presents a toolbox to Nate Moore, middle. Moore, a junior at Carroll County High School, received this toolbox as an award for exceptional work in the classroom at the Area Technology Center, on June 5.  Previously this award was only given to seniors, but Chuck Hollingsworth, right, decided Moore was most deserving of the award out of the students in his Industrial Machine Repair class. 

  • Grainger scholarship

  • Tilley named to 2012 dean’s list

     The University of Northwestern Ohio announced that John D. Tilley of Carrollton has been named to the Dean’s List for the March 2012 session in the College of Applied Technologies.

    He is the son of John Scott Tilley of Carrollton and Donna Tilley of Gallatin County and grandson of John P. and Lavern Tilley of Carrollton.

  • Reports show state on right education track

     For several years now, the General Assembly’s Office of Education Accountability has compiled an annual report that gives us a big-picture look at how our students compare to their counterparts in other states.

    While there are persistent challenges, many tied to poverty, the report has some positive trends certainly worth noting.

  • Congratulations, Class of 2012!