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Education

  • Kentucky Youth Seminar

     Four local youth recently attended the Kentucky Youth Seminar held at the University of Kentucky.

    The Kentucky Youth Seminar is a program sponsored by the University of Kentucky Cooperative Extension Service where youth develop skills and gain knowledge about the business industry and about becoming active business leaders. 

  • ECTC Announces President’s, Dean’s Lists for Spring 2017

    Elizabethtown Community and Technical College has announced the names of students who made the Dean’s List and the President’s Honor List for Spring 2017 Semester. The President’s Honor List is awarded to full-time and part-time students who are eligible based on the following criteria:

    Full-time degree-seeking students earning a 4.0 grade point average and successfully completing at least 12 hours of course work for the academic term, excluding developmental courses, are included in the Full-time student President’s Honor List.

  • School calendar - July 5, 2017

    LCMS Registration

    LaRue County Middle School registration for the 2017-18 school years will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 13. For more information contact the school at 270-358-3196.

    LCHS SBDM

    LaRue County High School Site Based Decision Making Council will meet at 1 p.m. on July 17.

    LCHS Registration

    LaRue County High School registration will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on July 21.

    LCHS SBDM

    LaRue County High School Freshman Orientation will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on July 25.

  • Two earn GED from LCS Adult Education Program

    Wearing blue caps and gowns, Justin Lee and Dustin Raeber, who earned their high school equivalency certificates this year through LaRue County Schools’ Adult Education Program, were honorees in a GED Graduation ceremony held at LaRue County Middle School cafeteria June 19.

    “Having my GED means I can better myself and further my education,” said Lee, 26, of Hodgenville. “I’ve started enrollment at ECTC(Elizabethtown Community and Technical College) and intend to get my associate’s degree in computer and data.”

  • LaRue County FFA represented well at state convention

    The Kentucky FFA Association held its 88th Annual State Convention on June 4-8 at Rupp Arena in Lexington. Nineteen members from LaRue County FFA were in attendance and many others were recognized for their work throughout the previous year.

  • Excellence in Teaching

    Kentucky’s 2017 Elementary Teacher of the Year, Kellie Jones of Taylor County’s Intermediate School, urged the teachers to whom she spoke at Campbellsville University to “keep your passion for teaching” and “Students today need passionate and energetic influence in their learning and in their lives.”

  • 4-H Art Day camp
  • School calendar - June 28, 2017

    LCMS Registration

    LaRue County Middle School registration for the 2017-18 school years will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 13. For more information contact the school at 270-358-3196.

    LCHS SBDM

    LaRue County High School Site Based Decision Making Council will meet at 1 p.m. on July 17.

    LCHS Registration

    LaRue County High School registration will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on July 21.

    LCHS SBDM

    LaRue County High School Freshman Orientation will be held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on July 25.

  • Brown joins LCS as Director of Special Education

    LaRue County Schools has welcomed Carole Brown as the district’s new director of special education.

    With 15 years experience, Brown most recently served as special education consultant for Elizabethtown Independent Schools, working with administrators and teachers to develop special needs programs and strategies. Her previous positions also include resource teacher and moderate to severe disability classroom teacher.

  • 2017 Quest Camp

    The 104 students involved in Quest 17 at Hodgenville Elementary School last week delved into a variety of activities ranging from learning how to develop a lemonade stand business to their own version of rocket science.

    The permeating principle that the gifted/talented kindergarten through fifth grade kids from both district elementary schools shared was “fun.”

    Karyn Brey, district gifted/talented coordinator and Quest 17 director, noted, “It has a camp atmosphere for them which they enjoy.”