• Sunny D donates books to middle school library

    Thanks to the SunnyD Book Spree program, Carroll County Middle School received more than 400 free books in March. SunnyD, also known as Sunny Delight, is an orange juice drink produced by the Sunny Delight Beverages Company. The Book Spree program allowed teachers to mail labels from SunnyD products back to the company in exchange for free books.

  • Student of the week: Edwin Rodriguez First grade (Miracle)

    What is your favorite thing about school and why?

    “Recess because it’s fun to play outside.”

    What is your favorite subject and why?

    “Math because I like number

    What is your favorite book?

    “Pete the Cat”

    What is your favorite movie?

    “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles”

    Where do you want to go to college? 

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

  • A Showcase of Talents
  • CAC Spring Performance (2015)
  • Carroll students participate in environmental training

    The environment has been front and center in recent weeks. Water shortages occurring in multiple states are making headline news. States not normally affected by snow are reporting record snowfall totals. Mother Nature is making her presence known.

    In 1999, Kentucky introduced a problem-solving event, the Envirothon Program, to high school students. With the support of natural resource professionals, students are trained in the ways that real life environmental problems are solved. The Envirothon is an example of the practical use of STEM initiatives.

  • Always Consequences

    What would happen if you were a student caught selling beer outside the gym during a basketball game? Or you were a baseball player who used dip and developed a sore in your mouth? Or you were at a party and a friend overdosed?

  • Pirates of Penzance

    Carroll County High School drama performed “Pirates of Penzance” March 20-21.

  • Cartmell students put their leadership skills on display

    Cartmell Elementary School hosted its first Leadership Day Monday, March 23. Visitors from the community were treated to breakfast, a guided tour of the school and student-led information sessions. Leadership Days are part of the Leader in Me initiative, which is based on “The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People.”

  • School Menu | Mar. 26, 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, March 26: Breakfast: sausage biscuit; lunch: soft taco, lettuce, tomatoes, cheese/salsa, sour cream, refried beans, Mexican rice, grapes or fruit cocktail. Carroll County High School and middle school will offer: sausage, egg and cheese biscuit for breakfast.

  • Schools eye new resource officer with grant funds

    Carroll County Schools may soon have a full-time police officer walking its halls.

    The school district recently applied for funding for a school resource officer as a part of the Drug-Free Communities Support Program grant distributed through the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. This is the same five-year grant that provides the majority of the funding for the Champions for a Drug Free Carroll County program. The grant amount is $125,000 over five years, totaling $625,000.