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Education

  • 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

  • ON EDUCATING LARUE: Maintenance crews spend summer cleaning, repairing schools

    Summer break not only gives the students time to revitalize themselves for the fall semester, it also affords maintenance crews and custodians needed time to repair and prepare buildings and grounds.

    “Some things – stripping and waxing floors, cleaning carpets, painting doorways, asphalt sealing – have to wait until the student traffic is not there,” said Phil Fulkerson, director of maintenance and grounds for the LaRue County School District.

    Another costly repair that takes the most amount of time might surprise most people.

  • ECTC announces Dean's List

    Elizabethtown Community and Technical College has announced the names of students who made the full-time Dean’s List for the spring semester.

    The Dean’s List recognizes academic excellence in students who achieve a minimum of a 3.5 grade point average overall for the semester.

    Students include:

    Summersville – Tivis William Hall and Juanita Michelle Huber

    Glendale – Angel M. Hawkins and Heather Marie Hodges

    Sonora – Darin Wayne Crossno, Tina Louise Fulkerson, Matthew Allen Herald,

  • Brockman Center to offer fall classes

    Campbellsville University will offer short-term certificate and degree course offerings at the Brockman Center in Hodgenville beginning Aug. 20.

    Carol Sullivan, director of the Technology Training Center at Campbellsville University, said the Tech Center will offer allied health certificates in state registered nurse aide; CPR healthcare provider; clinical medical assistant; pharmacy technician; and phlebotomy technician.

  • Tips to prepare your child for school

     It is never too early to start providing the kinds of experiences that will help your child enter school ready to succeed. “School readiness” refers to the academic knowledge, independence, communication, and social skills children need to do well in school. Getting your child ready for school requires you to spend time reading, talking and playing with your child. 

    Academic readiness

  • GSP students build home through Habitat for Humanity

     Two LaRue County High School students helped construct a house in Louisville this summer through  Habitat for Humanity.

    Caleb Canter and Tyler Skaggs, both of Hodgenville, were among a group of Governor’s Scholars at Bellarmine University to spend four weeks on the service project.

    The Governor’s Scholars Program, which provides incoming high school seniors with a diverse learning experience on college campuses,  is in its 30th year of partnership with Habitat for Humanity.

  • School board hears personnel changes

     The LaRue County School Board heard the following personnel recommendations July 16:

    Employment of:

    • Tonya Miller as instructional assistant at Abraham Lincoln Elementary School, effective June 21.

    • Eric Allen as head baseball coach at LaRue County High School, effective June 25.

    • Diane Miller as secretary at the Central Office Family Resource Center, effective June 29.

    • Debbie Wooden as substitute bus monitor for the LaRue County Bus Garage, effective June 29.

  • School Calendar - July 18, 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

    LCHS
    Registration

    LCHS registration is 8 a.m.-5 p.m. July 27 at the high school.

    Freshman orientation
    Freshman orientation is 6-7:30 p.m. July 31 at the high school.

    LCMS
    LCMS Registration

  • Akin named to WKU President's List

     Western Kentucky University recently announced students who have achieved extraordinary academic success for the Spring 2012 Semester. 

    Taylor Akin, of Magnolia, was named to the President’s List for the WKU Spring 2012 Semester with a 4.0 grade average.