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Youth

  • EMS students 2nd in competition

    A team of middle school “mathletes” from Shelby East Middle School took second place at the KSPE Capital Chapter MathCounts competition last weekend.

    The top individual was Wesley Wei from Boyle County Middle School. Nick Fluty, also from Boyle County Middle School and Emma Saarinen from Shelby East Middle School placed second and third, respectively.

  • March calendar

    District wide

    Friday – Odyssey of the Mind competition Corbin

    Friday – STLP Robotics Competition Henry County Middle School.

    March 5 – Parent teacher conferences

    March 6 – Shelby County parent training groups give practical and helpful advice to help strengthen parents. Free child care (all ages!) Free dinner! Free door prizes! Dorman Center, 719 Burks Branch Road. 6-7:30 p.m. Building Character in Your Child...

    March 8 – School Board at Southside 7 p.m.

  • EMS, Cornerstone students in math competition

    “Mathletes” from East Middle School and Cornerstone Christian Academy will compete in the KSPE Capital Chapter contest of the national MATHCOUNTS program Saturday in Frankfort.

    A total of 11 schools and 73 students will compete. Also participating are Anderson Middle School, Bate Middle School, Boyle County Middle School, Capital Day School, Christian Academy of Lawrenceburg, Elkhorn Middle School, Frankfort Christian Academy, Good Shepherd School and Scott County Middle School.

  • On campus: Feb. 17, 2012

    McKinney earns WKU honors

  • Closing the gap

    Forty children at Clear Creek Elementary are working to improve their academics, attendance and attitude. The GAP Group of African-American students meets after school each Thursday in small groups with about 15 teachers who are volunteering their time to help the children be successful. Assistant Principal Nancy Page and teacher Liz Ruff used Michael Jordan as an example for the children, who watched a YouTube video of the star athlete talking, followed by a book they read together about his life.

  • Incredible ‘divisible’ eggs

  • Campus: February 10, 2012

    Morehead dean’s list

    The Morehead State University dean's list for the 2011 fall semester includes the following students from Shelby County: Amanda Skelton from Bagdad, Ashlee Jones from Shelbyville, Dustin Shreve from Shelbyville, Kendyl Siebart from Shelbyville, Kelsie Witham from Shelbyville and Maddy Holt from Waddy. To be named to the list, a student must be enrolled on a full-time basis and achieve at least a 3.5 grade-point average on a 4.0 scale for the current semester.

     

  • EMS wins district in Governor’s Cup

    The seventh- and eighth-grade academic team at East Middle School brought home its second consecutive district title at the Governor’s Cup competition.

  • Mad about MAC

  • Student/Citizens of month at Tech Center

    The following students enrolled at the Shelby County Area Technology Center received the student of the month for January, which is a student who is exemplary in the academic areas of the classroom: Christian Olsson, office technology; Derek Stivers, office technology; Jesse Calvert, automotive technology; Cathryn Craycraft, health science; and Christopher (Daniel) Lysher, information technology.