• Assessment is a part of accountability

    “Given that education is and should be all about our students, we should have an accountability system that reflects that,” Kentucky Commissioner of Education Stephen Pruitt wrote in a recent blog post.

  • Girls Day Out

    Female students from Carroll, Gallatin, Henry, Owen and Trimble counties learned more about math and science opportunities at Girls Day Out, sponsored by Jefferson Community and Technical College April 22.

  • CAC celebrates national day of prayer
  • CCHS band presents its spring concert May 15

    The Carroll County High School band will be performing their spring concert at 4 p.m. Sunday, May 15, in the high school gymnasium. The concert will include performances by the high school concert band, symphonic band, jazz band, percussion ensemble and steel band.

  • School Menu | May 12, 2016

    This menu is for Kathryn Winn Primary and Cartmell Elementary Schools, changes for Carroll County High School and Middle School will be italicized.

    Thursday, May 12: Breakfast: Chicken biscuit or mini cinnis and apple; lunch: Pizza crunchers, garden salad, steamed peas, grapes or pineapple tidbits.

  • Courtney, Richmond and Roberts represent Carroll County at GSP

    Three leading ladies from Carroll County High School will be participating in the Governor’s Scholars Program this summer. Taylor Courtney, Jenna Richmond and Jenah Roberts will spend five consecutive weeks on a college campus with students from across the state, where they will participate in what GSP alumni say is a life-changing experience.

    “I am so excited for these ladies,” said Sheree Richter, Carroll County High School guidance counselor. “They have all worked so hard, and it is great to see their hard work pay off.”

  • New NKU, JCTC program to expand access to education

    A new partnership between Northern Kentucky University and Jefferson Community and Technical College will make earning a bachelor’s degree more seamless, efficient and affordable than ever before.

    NKU President Geoffrey S. Mearns and JCTC President Dr. Ty Handy announced the program, which will launch this fall, at an event April 28, at the JCTC Carrollton campus.

  • School menu | May 5, 2016

    This menu is for Kathryn Winn Primary and Cartmell Elementary Schools, changes for Carroll County High School and Middle School will be italicized.

    Thursday, May 5: Sausage biscuit or mini cinnis and apple; lunch: Soft taco, lettuce/tomato, cheese/salsa/sour cream, refried beans, Mexican rice, grapes or pineapple tidbits. Carroll County Middle and High School will offer Sausage cheese bagel for breakfast and taco or chicken fajita for lunch.

  • CCMS students collaborate, learn from everywhere

    Students in Brenda Cole’s seventh-grade science class at Carroll County Middle School are using Microsoft OneNote to collaborate, communicate and organize their work.

    “Among other things this year, we have studied energy, cells, chemical reactions, force and motion,” Cole said. “And we have used OneNote the whole way.”

  • Student prep for next step focus of the district’s long range plan

    Carroll County Schools have set a goal that 100 percent of all students would be prepared to enter a post-secondary and/or global workforce by 2021 as part of its 2016-2021 district strategic plan.

    Carroll County Superintendent Bill Hogan said that approximately 30 community leaders, teachers and school administrators met every Thursday since mid-January to develop the plan. This same group spent an entire Saturday developing the action plan.