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Education

  • 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.

  • Panther homecoming
  • Pee Wee Cheer Camp planned

    Carroll County High School cheerleaders will hold Pee Wee Cheer Camp, Feb, 7-10.
    All participants are invited to cheer with the CCHS cheerleaders at the game on Friday, Feb. 11.
    The camp will be held in the high school cafeteria from 4-5:30 p.m.
    Those ages 3 through fifth grade can take part. Cost is     $25 per participant (Family discounts are available upon request.)

  • School Menu

    Wednesday, Jan. 26, breakfast: breakfast pizza; lunch: Oriental Day chicken with orange sauce, oriental vegetables, stir fry rice, fruit and milk.
    Thursday, Jan. 27, breakfast: cheese omelet; lunch: soft taco, chicken Fajita, lettuce, tomato, cheese, Spanish rice, pinto beans, nacho chips and cheese and milk.
    Friday, Jan. 28, breakfast: egg, bacon, biscuit; lunch: chicken fingers, mashed potatoes, green beans, fruit, hot roll and milk.

  • Student News

    Kindoll earns degree from Roger Williams

    Susan Danette Kindoll, daughter of Joy Kindoll of Carrollton graduated May 24, 2010, from Roger Williams University in Bristol, R.I. She was awarded a Bachelor of Science degree in Marine Biology. Susan received her International SCUBA certification in July and is currently employed by Walt Disney World in Orlando, Fla. She works with the Manatee Rescue Program.

    Two named to Midway fall 2010 dean’s list