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Education

  • Cartmell Registration Day July 31

    Cartmell Elementary hosts Registration Day Monday, July 31, from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. in the gym. Parents can complete back to school paperwork, talk with members of the Transportation Department and meet with the school’s counselor and Family Ties Resource staff. Parents also will receive their student’s class placement.

  • KIP report finds students try tobacco and alcohol

    The alcohol and cigarette usage by Carroll County students is following the national trend as reported in the Kentucky Incentives for Prevention survey of students in grades six, eight, 10 and 12.

    National and Kentucky trends summarized in the survey report say that alcohol use among 10th graders has steadily declined in the U.S., dropping more than 50 percent between 2000 and 2016. Alcohol use among 10th graders has generally fallen slightly below the U.S. rate and the decline in use has been seen among Kentucky youth as well.

  • Livingood named Carroll’s superintendent for interim year

    The Carroll County Board of Education named retired Grant County Schools superintendent Ron Livingood as interim superintendent at the June 29, meeting. He was the superintendent from April 2011-Dec. 31, 2016.

    The board approved a one-year contract beginning July 1, 2017, and ending June 30, 2018. Livingood will work 220 days for the district and will begin his duties July 12.

    Studer Education

    Nannette Johnston from Studer Education provided “a where are we and what has been done” update to the Carroll County Board of Education.

  • University of Kentucky Dean's List, Spring 2017

    The University of Kentucky has released its Dean’s List for the Spring 2017 semester.

    The following students from Carroll County were named to the list: Sarah Elizabeth Drysdale, sophomore, family sciences; Ethan Christopher Howell, junior, mechanical engineering; Makena B. Kindoll, senior, management; Arial Rebecca-Marie McBurney, freshman, pre-marketing; Kelsey B. Ogden, senior, accounting; and Elliann Elizabeth Yocum, freshman, human health sciences.

    To view the complete list, visit http://www.uky.edu/PR/News/DeansList.

  • 2017 CCHS Honor Roll | Fourth Nine Weeks

    Ninth Grade

    All A’s

    Laura Ball, Lorinda Bennett, Mallory Besselman, Mason Byrd, Salvador Espinoza, Diana Espinoza, Adam Froman, Esmeralda Garcia, Destiny Mefford, Lauren Perkinson, Jacklyn Ray, Andrea Searcy, James Webster and Jenna Wilson.

    A/B

  • CCHS Honor Roll | Fourth Nine Weeks, 2017

    Ninth Grade

    All A’s

    Laura Ball, Lorinda Bennett, Mallory Besselman, Mason Byrd, Salvador Espinoza, Diana Espinoza, Adam Froman, Esmeralda Garcia, Destiny Mefford, Lauren Perkinson, Jacklyn Ray, Andrea Searcy, James Webster and Jenna Wilson.

    A/B

  • Bickers wins Dean Foods scholarship

    The National FFA Organization awarded a $1,000 Dean Foods Company scholarship to Mallary Bickers of the Carroll County FFA. The scholarship is sponsored by Dean Foods Company. Bickers plans to use the funds to pursue a degree at Georgetown College (Ky.)

    This scholarship is one of 1,888 awarded through the National FFA Organization’s scholarship program this year. Currently 115 sponsors contribute more than $2.7 million to support scholarships for students.

  • WKU announces dean’s list

    Western Kentucky University announced its spring semester dean’s list.

    Alicia Couch, a Carroll County High School graduate, made the dean’s list. Students on the dean’s list have a grade-point average of 3.4 to 3.79 in a 4.0 scale.

    Three Carroll County graduates made the WKU president’s list, including Hannah McMahan, Linda Cruz and

    Sierra Martinez. Students on the president’s list have GPAs of 3.8 to 4.0.

    To be eligible for the either list, students must have at least 12 hours of coursework that semester.

  • CCHS Trap Shooting Team

    Carroll County High School trap shooting team invited Superintendent Bill Hogan, Assistant Superintendent Doug Oak and Athletic Director Paul Stone to attend practice June 1, and challenged them to a contest. The student-athletes outscored the administrators, with Kinley Huesman leading all shooters with 23 out of 25. Oak led the administrators with 15 out of 25.

     

    Trap scores
    (out of 25 shots)

  • CCMS Honor Roll | June 15, 2017

    Carroll County Middle School Fourth Nine Weeks Honor Roll

    Sixth grade All A’s

    Ava Clem, Alyssa Dermon, Kailey Filacchione, Alex Froman, Andrew Frye, Austin Hicks, Caleb Melton, Lillian Melton, Anna Richter, Stacey Sanchez Gomez, Averie Schaub and Araylee Watson.

    Sixth grade A/B