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Education

  • Safely share the roads with school buses

     According to the American School Bus Council, school buses are designed to be safer than passenger vehicles in avoiding crashes and preventing injury. Today, as compared to years ago, school buses are built with safety in mind. In fact, a study by the U.S. Department of Transportation states that children are safer riding the bus to and from school than being driven in a car by an adult. When you are sharing the road with school buses, follow these tips.

  • Governor’s Scholars include 7 from LaRue

     

    Governor Steve Beshear congratulated the 1,073 outstanding Kentucky high school juniors who attended this year’s Governor’s Scholars Program for five weeks in June and July.

    “The Governor’s Scholars Program is an outstanding educational experience for Kentucky, and one I’m proud to say both of my sons had the opportunity to enjoy years ago,” Gov. Beshear said. “My congratulations go out to those young Kentuckians who had the great opportunity to share in this exciting program.”

  • LaRue among best in state grad rates

     

  • Administrators offer insight as school schedule resumes

     With classes beginning today for the fall school term, LaRue County Schools’ superintendent and principals welcome the return of our students.

  • Win an iPad through KHEAA

    Kentucky residents have another chance to win a new iPad from the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority in a sweepstakes being held through Facebook in August. The contest runs through 12 a.m. Sept. 1.

    To enter, a Kentuckian must click on the orange graduate icon on the KHEAA Facebook page, answer one question about college, and “like” KHEAA on Facebook. KHEAA will not share or sell any personal information to a third party.

  • ON EDUCATING LARUE: Back-to-school policy change

    As students enter LaRue County schools to begin a new year of instruction Aug. 8, a few reminders and schedules might be helpful.

    The school district strives to provide equitable opportunities for all students in a safe environment. To help ensure that safety and to inform parents and students of what conduct is expected of them, the district has for several years published a code of pupil conduct which is disseminated each year to school employees and parents of enrolled students.

  • BACK-TO-SCHOOL: Hodgenville Elementary School

     Hodgenville Elementary School

    33 Eagle Lane, Hodgenville

    358-3506

    Principal – Sue Osborne

    School Administrative Manager – Jamie Hines

     

    Back-to-School Reminders

    Kindergarten Launch – Aug. 2, 9-11 a.m., HES lunchroom

  • 'Promote Your School' scholarship to award $500

     A junior at one of Kentucky’s public or private high schools will win a $500 scholarship and a photo shoot at his or her school through the “Promote Your School” scholarship contest, sponsored by the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority.

  • Powers named to CU's President's List

     Amanda Beth Powers of Mount Sherman was recently added to Campbellsville University’s President’s Honors List for the spring semester.

    The academic honors’ list recognizes students who achieve a grade point average of 3.50 or above for the semester with a course load of at least 12 hours. Students achieving a 4.0 grade point average are named to the President’s Honors List.

  • School Calendar - 2012

    ALL SCHOOLS

    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

    ALES

    Site-based council schedule

    For more information, call the school at 358-4112.

    HES

    HES site-based council schedule