• School Board approves calendar

    The LaRue County School Board approved the 2016-2017 calendar during their monthly meeting on November 16.

    Instructional Supervisor Denise Skaggs, who is a member of the Curriculum Coordinating Committee, presented three calendar options to the board. She said the main differences with the three options were the differences in breaks as well as the starting and ending days of school.

  • School board receives audit report

    Phillip Logsdon with Stiles Carter and Associates presented the 2014-2015 audit to the LaRue County Board of Education on Monday, September 21.

  • Reading program focuses on boys

    By Sheree Priddy
    LaRue County Public Library

    While doing some research for a library course last winter, I stumbled across a website which led me where I never dreamed I would be going. Moreover, it led me to a deeper understanding of issues with boys and reading than I could have imagined. This website was called GuysRead.com. Created by children’s book author, Jon Scieszka, it is entirely devoted to promoting books that boys would enjoy. From the website, we find the following points being made about boys and reading:

  • Personnel changes at LaRue County Schools- Aug 19

    The LaRue County Board of Education reveiwed several personnel changes in its August 2015 meeting.

    Employment of:

    Sue Gomez as ESS Daytime Waiver Instructional Assistant at HES

    Dodd Caudill as Head Boys’ Soccer Coach for LCHS.

    Danielle Vandermolen as Instructional Assistant at HES.

    Lynn Ann Waddle as Part-Time Instructional Assistant at HES.

    Regina McDowell as Part-Time Instructional Assistant at HES.

    Jennifer Hammons as Part-Time Instructional Assistant at HES.

  • School Calendar - August 19, 2015


    School Board

    The LaRue County School Board meets at 7 p.m. Sept. 21, at LaRue County High School.


    The Hodgenville Elementary School site-based decision-making council meets at 3:30 p.m. on the third Monday of each month in the conference room. For more information, call the school, 270-358-3506.


    The LaRue County High School site-based decision-making council meets at 3:30 p.m. on the third Tuesday of every month in the LCHS conference room. For more information, call the school, 270-358-2210.

  • Dart Foundation funds new technology at LCHS

    LaRue County High School accepted a $2,205 grant from the Dart Foundation on August 11 that will fund calculators to better equip AP Calculus students.

    Several Dart Foundation committee members traveled to LCHS from Dart Container Corporation in Horse Cave to present a check to math teacher Justin Craft, principal Kyle Goodlett and assistant principal Chris Price.

  • Budding Scholars at HES
  • Getting acquainted

    A realtor holds an open house in order to let prospective home owners see what’s inside. It’s a chance to examine the way the building is structured plus the things inside which are conducive to comfortable living.

    A school holds the same event for similar reasons.

    “Our purpose is for parents and guardians of our sixth, seventh and eighth graders to become acquainted with their child’s teachers and the administrative staff of LaRue County Middle School,” said counselor Kellie Sandidge.

  • Fort Knox Credit Union supports LaRue "back to school"

    With summer coming to a close, thousands of school children are headed back to class and Fort Knox Federal Credit Union has supported kick-off events for faculties and staffs of several public school systems.

    These events, such as the recent LaRue County Schools Staff Back to School Day on August 3, help school employees focus on the start of the school year as well as review benefits, one of which is eligibility for Fort Knox Federal Credit Union membership.

  • New classified employees at LaRue Schools

    Educating the children of LaRue County takes the teamwork of dedicated professionals with each member of that team using his specialty to provide the best possible learning opportunities for students.