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Education

  • Martin named to Centre dean’s list

    Amber Martin of Taylorsville has been named to the dean’s list for the fall term at Centre College, an honor reserved for students who maintain at least a 3.60 grade point average.
    Martin is the daughter of Kyle and Catherine Martin of Taylorsville and is a graduate of Spencer County High School.
     

  • Spencer Elementary kindergarten registration approaching

    Spencer County Elementary kindergarten registration will be held March 4-8 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    This registration is for children who will be five years old by Oct. 1, 2013 and are not currently enrolled in Spencer County Preschool. To be fully enrolled the following must be on file:

    • Proof of residency (not a driver’s license)
    • A copy of the original birth certificate (not a hospital certificate)
    • A copy of the student’s Social Security card
    • A current immunization certificate

  • These Taylorsville Elementary students are GREAT

    HICKERSON
    Mason Grubb, Alexis King, Wyatt Lockard, Brittany Nethery, Yelismar Perez, Haylee Piercy, Jaylea Rheaume, Ilana Royalty, Jaclyn Summitt, Makayla Warford

    PENCE
    Savannah Baldwin, Jakahri Brown, Keziah Davis, Ayvah Hall, Ivan Lester, Kasey Moffett, Jenna Moore,
    Serra Murphy, Gracie Searcy, Katelynn Smith, Alexandra Thompson, Dylan Waldridge, Cynthia Wimsatt

    SZTANYA

  • PHOTO: 100 fabulous days of school!

  • UK announces fall 2012 dean’s list

    The University of Kentucky recently released its dean’s list for the fall 2012 semester.  A total of 5,780 students, a record number for one semester, were recognized for their outstanding academic performance.
    To make a dean’s list in one of the UK colleges, a student must earn a grade point average of 3.6 or higher and must have earned 12 credits or more in that semester, excluding credits earned in pass-fail classes.  Some UK colleges require a 3.5 GPA to make the dean’s list.

  • Three earn fall 2012 dean’s awards at EKU

    Eastern Kentucky University announced 505 dean’s award recipients for the Fall 2012 semester.
    Local students honored with the dean’s award are:
    Marissa Beth Wente, of Fisherville, a senior communication disorders major,
    Ryan Steven Conard, of Taylorsville, a junior biology pre-medical science major, and
    Eliza Brooke Fahringer, of Taylorsville, a sophomore biology major.

  • Two local students make EKU president’s list

    Eastern Kentucky University announced that 1,224 students earned president’s list honors for the Fall 2012 semester.
    Local students named to the president’s list are:
    Marissa Beth Wente, of Fisherville, a senior communication disorders major, and
    Ryan Steven Conard, of Taylorsville, a junior biology pre-medical science major.

  • Colebank named to Bethlehem honor roll

    Tyler Colebank, a senior at Bethlehem High School, was named to the school’s A-B honor roll for the third quarter of the 2012-13 academic year.

  • 2013-2014 Spencer County Public Schools Calendar

    • Opening day — Aug. 6
    • First day for students — Aug. 7
    • Professional Development Day/ No Class — Aug. 30
    • Fall break — Oct. 11-21 for students and Oct. 11-18 for faculty.
    • Data Analysis/Professional Development Day/ No Class — Oct. 21
    • Records Day/No class — Nov. 4
    • Thanksgiving Break — Nov. 27-29
    • Winter Break — Dec. 20-Jan. 6 for students and Dec. 20-Jan. 5 for faculty

  • PHOTOS: Taking the time to care

    The Taylorsville Elementary after-school tutoring program was started in September by Spencer County Middle School student Marissa Allen. Allen, who is pictured in the bottom right photo, formulated the project as part of her participation in the 2012 Harvard University Leadership Academy.  Every Wednesday, eight middle school and six high school students gather at TES after school to offer participating third-fifth grade students homework help and assistance in all subject areas.