Aug. 8 – First day of school
Sept. 3 – Holiday
Oct. 1-5 – Fall Break
Nov. 22 – Holiday
Dec. 19-31 – Winter Break
May 21, 2013 – Last day for students
LCHS registration is 8 a.m.-5 p.m. July 27 at the high school.
Freshman orientation is 6-7:30 p.m. July 31 at the high school.
LaRue County Middle School will have registration for all students for the upcoming school year 10 a.m.-6 p.m. July 30 in the school’s library. Students will receive their schedules.
LCMS will have orientation for incoming sixth graders on July 31. Students may choose from two sessions, 9-11 a.m. or 1-3 p.m. All sixth graders are encouraged to come for fun, meet classmates and learn their way around the school.
A supplies list by grades can be picked up at the LCMS office 9 a.m.-3 p.m. any day. For more information, call the LCMS office at 358-3196.
The LCMS open house will be Aug. 9.
Student art contest
The National Park Service, in partnership with the National Park Foundation’s African American Experience Fund, has launched a nationwide artistic competition to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation.
Contest submissions for “Expressions of Freedom” will be accepted from students 13 to 18 years old in three categories – photography, poetry and digital short films. The first place winner in each category will receive a $2,500 academic scholarship; second place receives a $1,000 academic scholarship.
Deadline for entries is Oct. 15. Details are available at http://www.nps.gov/freedom.