.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Youth

  • SCHS delegation dazzles at KUNA competition

    The Shelby County High School Student Y team earned several honors at the Kentucky United Nations Assembly March 18-20 in Louisville.

    KUNA is a learning conference where students participate in simulated international diplomacy.

  • Future possibilities

    Model. Webmaster. Dentist. Attorney. Counselor. UPS. Salesman. These careers and more were introduced to students at Southside Elementary as part of its Career Day. Superintendent James Neihof told the assembly, “Dream big and work hard to make those dreams come true.” Adults spoke at the assembly and then gave presentations in individual classrooms throughout the grade levels. Each emphasized what skills they use that the children are now learning: reading, writing, math, communication, etc.

  • Shelby students earn orchestra honors

    These orchestra students from Shelby County schools participated in Kentucky Music Educators Association Solo/Ensemble district competition:

     

    Shelby County High School

  • Collins’ students earn ‘take charge’ grant

    Collins High School was among 41 high schools selected by the Kentucky Department for Public Health (DPH) and its partners to receive grants to develop or improve the nutritional, physical activity or tobacco prevention policies at their schools.

    The $500 grants are part of the Students Taking Charge program offered by Kentucky Action for Healthy Kids (KYAFHK). Collins High received a grant for a tobacco awareness plan. “Health leads to a wealth of knowledge, success, and a long life which students care about,” said junior Taylor Royse.

  • On campus: March 16, 2012

    Schreiner named to Kansas honor roll

  • First official Beta members

  • Collins dance team takes 3rd

    The Collins Dance Team placed third in pom and hip hop at the KDCO State competition Feb. 25 at the Frankfort Convention Center. There were 15 teams competing. The team is pictured with the awards they won during this season. Members are (standing from left) Sydney Catlett, Katie Usher and Patrice Peterman; (seated in middle) Jill Stella and Lauren Wood; (front) Andi Gaither, Morgan Isenberg, Taylor Scroggin and Sydney Rogers. Not pictured are head coach Hilary Crucet and assistant coach Michelle Isenberg.

  • On campus: March 9, 2012

    Smith on UK dean’s list
    Tanner Jacob Smith has been named to the dean’s list at the University of Kentucky for the Fall 2011 semester. To be selected for this honor, a student must compile an academic standing of 3.8 or better out of a possible 4.0 for the semester. He was also awarded the presidential scholarship for four years. His major is architecture. Smith graduated from Collins High School in 2011 and is the son of Bryan and Mary Hayes Smith of Simpsonville. His grandparents are Jake and Carol Lou Smith, Ann C. Hayes and Mickey Hayes.

  • ‘Math Night’

    The first- and second-grade teachers at Southside Elementary held a “Math Night” for their families to learn a about strategies they are using at school and how they can help students at home to reach their “Big Goal.”

  • I can use an iPad