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Education

  • Kentucky State honors student conference featured Craigmyle

    Kentucky State University’s Whitney Young School of Honors and Liberal Studies hosted the 2015 Kentucky Honors Roundtable on Feb. 27 and Feb. 28, involving one student from Henry County, Ashley Craigmyle.

  • School briefs for March 4

    Order the Henry County High School yearbook now
    Henry County High School yearbooks are on sale now, according to staff. This year’s yearbook theme is “Red, White and You!” The cost is $65. The yearbooks are on sale through the end of March. Including all spring sports, prom and graduation, the yearbooks are expected to come out in September.
    University of Louisville announces fall grads from Henry County
    These Henry County residents recently graduated from the University of Louisville after the fall 2014 semester.

  • campbellsburg students of the month
  • Eastern students of the month

    Eastern Elementary School students of the month for January include: (back, from left) Rhyauna Spears, Gracie Broughton, Destiny Nelson, Ty Lyons, Dominic Escobar  and Steve Lopez; (front row) Makenzie Murphy, Landon Smither, Nicholas Bryan, Kayli Hedges and Gracie Walls.

  • School briefs for Feb. 11

    Two Henry County students graduate from WKU
    Fall 2014 graduates from Western Kentucky University from Henry County include:
    William B. Taylor, New Castle, Bachelor of Science
    Carmarita L. Webb, Pleasureville, Master of Arts in Education.
    Stephens attends Campbellsville U.
    Campbellsville University had over 400 new students for the 2015 spring semester, which included Jennifer Stephens of Eminence.

  • Jr. historians compete
  • HCHS hosts Operation Preparation
  • Henry County math teacher to discuss Common Core on KET show

    On the next edition of Education Matters, panelists join host Bill Goodman to discuss the state’s adoption and adaptation of the national Common Core standards, which in Kentucky are known as the Kentucky Core Academic Standards (KCAS). Education Matters “Inside the Common Core” airs Monday, April 13 at 9/8 p.m. on KET.
    In Feb. 2010, Kentucky became the first state to adopt the national Common Core State Standards in mathematics and in English/language arts.

  • Biggest Loser weight loss program begins soon

    On March 16, the North Central District Health Department, University of Kentucky Henry County Extension Office and the Henry County KIPDA Rural Diabetes Coalition are joining together to offer the Henry County Biggest Loser Challenge.  
    The program will run until May 11.   
    The participants will be given basic nutrition education provided by a registered and licensed dietitian, information about exercise, motivation to make healthier lifestyle choices and much more.

  • HCMS takes first place in Governor’s Cup

    Governor’s Cup

    Henry County Middle School hosted the District 36 Governor’s Cup Academic Team Competition on Saturday, Jan. 17.  HCMS walked away with 1st place overall, 1st place in Quick Recall and 1st place in Future Problem Solving.  
    The following students won individual written assessment awards:
    Math: 1st-Lydia White, 3rd-Mark Gilkison
    Social Studies: 3rd- Jordan Hicks
    Science: 1st-Ethan Lyle, 3rd-Mark Gilkison, 5th-Blake Jaggers
    Language Arts: 1st-Lori Porter, 2nd-Adam Porter, 5th-Kyla Henson