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Education

  • Middle school students learn about Holocaust

    Students in Mrs. Carla Preston’s reading class are reading The Devil’s Arithmetic, by Jane Yolen. The Devil’s Arithmetic is a novel that focuses on telling the story of a family during the Holocaust. Yolen uses Jewish traditions and how a family comes together to remember the terrible struggles of the Holocaust to tell the story.

  • Program to honor veterans

    LaRue County Schools are honoring America’s military veterans November 11 with programs in the high school gym for middle school and high school students and guests.

    “We will have veteran and student speakers,” said Marsha Duncan, coordinator of LaRue County Youth Service Center that is sponsoring the program.

    “Students will be encouraged to invite family and friends to attend who have served in the military. We will recognize our veteran guests during the ceremonies at each program,” she continued.

  • School Calendar

    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 November 9 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the LaRue County Board of Education. The color for the event is red. The event is sponsored by the LaRue County Family Resource Center and the United Way. For more information contact Melissa Pearman at 270-358-3506 or Machelle Durham at 270-358-4112.

    HES SBDM

  • ALES first graders pumpkin pickin’

    It was a beautiful day for Abraham Lincoln Elementary School first graders who went on a field trip to Crawford Farms.

  • LCHS FFA to compete in Nationals

    LaRue County High School’s FFA chapter will send three teams to compete at the 2015 National FFA Convention and Expo in Louisville this week.

    The 2015 convention will celebrate its last year of its three-year run in Louisville October 28-31. More than 60,000 FFA members and guests from throughout the United States are expected at this year’s event. 

  • School Calendar

    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 October 26 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the LaRue County Board of Education. The color for the event is black. The event is sponsored by the LaRue County Family Resource Center and the United Way. For more information contact Melissa Pearman at 270-358-3506 or Machelle Durham at 270-358-4112.

    Adult education classes

  • Personnel Changes

    Employment

    Adryanne Warren as United Way Club Sponsor for ALES.

    Eric Burrell as United Way Club Sponsor for ALES.

    Meredith Richardson as United Way Club Sponsor for ALES.

    Penny Akers as United Way Club Sponsor for ALES.

    Gibson as United Way Club Sponsor for ALES.

    Amanda Williams as United Way After-School Club Sponsor for HES.

    Kathy Milby as United Way After-School Club Sponsor for HES.

    Natalie Hatfield as United Way After-School Club Sponsor for HES.

  • LCHS students honored at luncheon

    Several LaRue County High School seniors were recently recognized by Western Kentucky University.

    Around 100 of the top high school seniors in Hardin and surrounding counties were recognized by Western Kentucky University’s Honors College at a luncheon in their honor held October 15 at Hardin County Schools Early College and Career Center. Fort Knox Federal Credit Union was the luncheon sponsor.

  • Celebrating Red Ribbon week

    In the song, “Choices,” the late country music singer George Jones noted that our lives are composed of choices we make from the day we are born, choices that affect our lives either for good or bad.

    In activities happening October 26-30, LaRue County Schools are emphasizing the importance of making right choices by saying no to alcohol, drugs, and bullying as they celebrate Red Ribbon Week.

  • FARM TO SCHOOL CONTEST DEADLINE IS OCT. 30

    Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner James Comer invites Kentucky students to enter the department’s annual Farm to School Month Art Contest.