Connor Arthur-Martorano is 6, and a student in Ms. Guthrie’s Kindergarten class. Principal Lane Morris said Connor is a good kid who’s made a lot of progress. “He’s just, wise beyond his years, as in, things that are going on in the classroom, and how he’s handling different scenarios,” Morris said. “(He’s) just a joy, he’s just contagious. It’s been a blessing to have him as part of our family here.”
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On May 13, 54 students from Eastern Elementary School, Henry County Middle School and Henry County High School attended the state Student Technology Leadership Program competition. These students competed in both individual and team events in categories such as website design, programming, digital art, and video production. The following students received awards:
This year HCHS has 38 students who have been offered approximately $838,150 in scholarship money. With the KEES money added to this the 2011 seniors will have about $1 million to be used over the next four years.
Jessica Booher – Eastern KY University Academic; NHS Young Minds Change Lives Educational Scholarship Program
Luke Clark – Sullivan College of Tech and Design
Dylan Doll – Campbellsville University Heartland Award; Athletic Letter of Intent - Football
On Saturday, April 16, one of four regional RCX robotics tournaments was held at Henry County Middle School. There were 32 teams in attendance from Henry, Shelby, Oldham, Carroll, and Gallatin Counties. Students from Transylvania University served as judges for the tournament. The
Pictured are the Eastern Elementary Students of the Month for April: Collin King, Branson Stone, Cody Franklin, Shelby Gordon, Cory Doss, Seth O’Nan, Aleigha Hancock, David Floyd, Jaden Stamper, Trey Thomas, Devin Shaw and Rosa Smither.
Your principal says you’re career and college-ready, where do you want to attend college?
Northern Kentucky University is a good option or U of L. I will major in orthodontics and minor in agriculture business. “Mrs. Davie (ag teacher) is so passionate, she made me like it,” Carothers said.
What’s your career choice?
I want to be an orthodontist. I’ve had braces twice and my orthodontist always keeps it upbeat.