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Education

  • Student News - Feb. 16, 2011

    Kemper earns masters degree in education

    Judy Lynn Kemper of Carrollton was among the 2011 January graduates at University of the Cumberlands who completed degrees during the fall semester of the 2010-11 academic year.

    Kemper graduated with a Master of Arts in Education degree.

    Goff earns spot on fall 2010 UK dean’s list

  • Dr. Seuss Birthday Bash returns Feb. 26

  • Schools look to change employee pay schedule

    Carroll County school officials may change from the current 26 paydays per year to a 24 pay period schedule next year.

    The district’s chief finance officer Jon Conrad informed school board members during Thursday’s meeting that the current pay schedule brings a hardship to district employees every fifth year.

  • CCATC college and career day

    The Carroll County Area Technology Center will be holding a college and career day at the school all day Friday from 8:15 a.m. to 2 p.m. About 30 people will be on hand giving presentations throughout the day, and 25 colleges and schools will have booths set up for students to visit.

  • County special needs students rank near top third on state tests

    Eighth grade teachers Allison Coomes and Renee Coghill teach mathematics together at Carroll County Middle School.  On test day, Coghill works with some of the students in the classroom while Coomes works with others in the library, giving all students plenty of room so that they can concentrate on demonstrating their knowledge of basic algebra.

  • Pascual named to Thomas More dean’s list

    Maria Pascual of Carrollton was presented a certificate of merit in recognition of outstanding academic achievement from Thomas More College of Edgewood, Ky. for Dean’s honors for the fall semester, 2010.

     

     

  • Vocational school offers evening welding class

    Ky.-Tech Carroll County Vocational School is offering night classes for welding. Cost is $450 and depending on the interests of the applicants this class will focus on ARC (S.M.A.W.) and/or MIG (G.M.A.W.) Welding. The fee includes welding rods, gases, metals and other small shop tools.

  • Casey Martin wins CAC’s geography bee

    Casey Martin, a fifth grade student at Christian Academy of Carrollton, won the school level competition of the National Geographic Bee and a chance at a $25,000 college scholarship. The school level Bee, at which students answered oral questions on geography, was the first round in the 23rd annual National Geographic Bee. This year’s Bee is sponsored by Google.

  • Kaitlyn Kyle receives Touchstone scholarship

    Kaitlyn Kyle, a senior at Carroll County High School, has been awarded a $1,000 Touchstone Energy All “A” Classic Scholarship by Owen Electric Cooperative and Kentucky’s Touchstone Energy Cooperatives.

    Kyle was one of 100 seniors from Kentucky’s smallest high schools who went to Richmond for interviews she hoped would earn her $1,000 in a college scholarship. The interviews, part of the 2011 Touchstone Energy All “A” Classic, were held Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011, at Eastern Kentucky University’s Perkins Conference Center in Richmond.

  • School survey seeks ideas for activities in the summer

    In the middle of winter, imagining 90 degree days in June and July may be difficult; however, several staff members with the Carroll County School District are doing just that as they make plans to offer fun and engaging activities to keep kids’ minds and bodies sharp during the summer.