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Education

  • Eastern Elementary student leaders of the month
  • $10 GED testing available for limited time

    Henry County Adult Education encourages adults to take advantage of this opportunity. 

    Kentucky Adult Education (KYAE) has announced that eligible adults may take each module of the GED® test at the reduced rate of $10, as a result of $20 vouchers being provided to eligible individuals. 

    The cost of a full GED® test will be only $40. Don’t miss out on this limited offer.

  • UK announces record Dean's List

     For the first time, more than 6,000 students have made the University of Kentucky Dean’s List.  UK has released its Dean’s List for the Fall 2014 semester. 

    A record high 6,366 students were recognized for their outstanding academic performance.  That’s an increase of nearly 500 since Fall 2013 and nearly 900 more than Spring 2014.

  • HCMS students test the waters

    Henry County Middle School eighth graders recently worked from the banks of Towne Creek in New Castle to test the water and learn about pollution and conservation.
    The Henry County Conservation District awarded the school’s science department a grant so the students can conduct hands-on investigations in water quality, according to educator Larisa McKinney. Science teachers also teamed up with the University of Kentucky’s agriculture department in the Project Based Learning Watershed Initiative to enhance the curriculum.

  • School briefs Jan. 21

    WKU Dean’s and President’s lists

  • Humane society pays visit
  • Several named to JCTC Dean's List

    JCTC would like to announce the Dean’s List students for the Fall 2014 semester.  Students must maintain full time status and a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher to be included.  Dean’s List students from Henry County were Edward Clark, Brooke Mahoney, MacKenzie Peyton, Austin Hudnutt, Miles Rison, Reilly Williams, Ashton Parish, Jacob Clark and Matthew Hasty.

  • Students visit nursing home

     

    Student Council members from Campbellsburg Elementary School recently visited the residents at Providence New Castle, spreading a little Christmas cheer.

  • School briefs for Dec. 31

     

    Scriber graduates

  • Taking steps to change the world

    The knowledge that a child dies every 30 seconds due to unsafe drinking water led students at Eastern Elementary to make a difference.
    Members of the student council there organized a donation drive to benefit WaterStep, a non-profit program that turns old shoes into clean drinking water.
    “It feels amazing to help people,” said Kelsey Perryman. “We’re reaching across the world to help other people.”