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Education

  • School calendar - February 15, 2017

    LaRue County Schools make up days

    School will be in session as snow make up days on March 10 and May 5.

    KHIC Wee Time

    Preschool children ages 2-4 and their parents are invited to Wee Time, where preschool children can become familiar with the school they will attend. The event is from 9 to 10:30 a.m. on February 15 at Abraham Lincoln Elementary School. The color for the event is orange. For more information contact Melissa Pearman at 270-358-3506 or Machelle Durham at 270-358-4112.

    HES SBDM

  • Nurse’s aide graduating class 2016

    As far back as she can remember, LaRue County High School senior Emma Bowling has wanted to follow in the footsteps of the women on her dad’s side of the family and enter the medical field as a career.

    She and 12 senior classmates reached a first milestone towards accomplishing that career goal as they passed all coursework, a practicum, and final test toward state registered nurse’s aide certification.

  • Cecil receives volunteer service award

    Elena Cecil, 16, of Mount Sherman, a student at LaRue County High School, has been honored for her exemplary volunteer service with a President’s Volunteer Service Award.

  • LCHS students perform well in speech tourney

    Members of the LaRue County High School Speech Team traveled to Atlanta in late January to participate in the 62nd Annual Barkley Forum for High Schools at Emory University.

  • LCHS academic team earns second place

    The LCHS Academic Team competed at Bethlehem High School in their District Governor’s Cup competition against Bethlehem, Bardstown, Nelson County and Thomas Nelson High Schools on Monday, January 23 and Saturday, January 28.   

  • Healthy Kids Clinic opening at each school

    LaRue County Schools students soon will be able to receive a higher level of healthcare at school thanks to a new partnership between the district and Cumberland Family Medical Center.

  • School Calendar

    LaRue County Schools make up days

    School will be in session as snow make up days on March 10 and May 5.

    KHIC Wee Time

    Preschool children ages 2-4 and their parents are invited to Wee Time, where preschool children can become familiar with the school they will attend. The event is from 9 to 10:30 a.m. on February 15 at Abraham Lincoln Elementary School. The color for the event is orange. For more information contact Melissa Pearman at 270-358-3506 or Machelle Durham at 270-358-4112.

    HES SBDM

  • Conner is new school board chair

    Dawn Conner was voted in as the new chairperson for the LaRue County School Board during their meeting last month.

    The five member board votes in a new chair and vice-chair each year. Board members Price Smith, Farrah Pruitt and Joanna Hinton all voted in favor of Conner as the new chair. The board also unanimously reappointed Smith as the vice-chair. The Division two seat serving White City and Hodgenville East is currently vacant.

  • LCS looking for bus drivers

          The large sign tied to the side of a yellow LaRue County school bus sitting in a field across from Hodgenville McDonalds states a need that is being felt not only locally, but also in many other areas of Kentucky.

    “Now Hiring School Bus Drivers,” is written in large letters on the sign with the contact phone number, “270-358-4747.”

    Ronald Whitlock, the school district’s area coordinator of transportation, said the need here is not so much for immediate permanent route drivers, but for substitutes.

  • LCMS academic team wins district governor's cup competition

    The LaRue County Middle School Academic Team students placed 1st overall as a school in District competition held at LCMS on Tuesday, January 17 and Saturday, January 21.

    Other schools competing were Boston, New Haven, and Old Kentucky Home Middle Schools. LaRue placed 1st in Quick Recall competition.

    The Future Problem Solving consisting of Gavin Whitehouse, Clara Walsh, Dylan Derosha, and Landon Wells also placed 1st. The following individuals placed in written assessment tests: