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Today's Features

  • Alysia Elmore graduated from the University of Louisville on May 14. Elmore got her bachelor’s in business administration, with a major in equine administration and a minor in entrepreneurship. She is a 2007 graduate of Spencer County High School.

  • A few months ago, I told you a little about my lawn. I had high hopes the beginning of spring, but three weeks of steady rain followed by three weeks with no rain did a number on my backyard. The front, while not perfect, isn’t in too bad a shape, but the back yard in places looks like a desert.

  • Back when country music was country music, Tanya Tucker had a song named, “It’s a Little too Late to do the Right Thing Now.” Of course Tanya was singing about her rowdy life, but in life it is never too late to come to God in prayer and repentance.
    As we go to the Bible, we can see how Jesus’ death on the cross made a way for us, even though we lived a rowdy life.

  • Free and Reduced Lunch Applications
    Each student should receive a lunch application through the mail this summer. Anyone who wishes to apply must complete and return application to Central Office or their child’s school by August 31, 2011.
    Your child’s lunch status will remain the same until that date, after which they will be switched to full pay and you will be responsible for any charges incurred.

  • August 10    First Day of School

    September 2    No School - PD Day

    September 5    No School - Labor Day

    October 17 - 21    Fall Break

    October 24    No School - PD Day

    November 8    No School - PD Day

    November 23    No School - Planning Day

    November 24-25    No School-Thanksgiving Break

  • The privilege of riding a school bus is conditional upon good behavior by the pupil. Any pupil who violates the rules or regulations for passengers on a school bus will be reported to the pupil’s principal. Continued unacceptable behavior may cause the pupil to lose riding privileges.

    Waiting at the Bus Stop
    • Arrive five minutes early.
    • Stay back from the road five big steps.
    • Respect other people’s property.
    • Wait in an orderly manner.

  • With the 2011-2012 school year growing close, the Pupil Transportation Department is once again striving to do its best in assisting students in boarding the appropriate school bus.  

    As in previous years, the transportation staff will distribute armbands on the evening children are scheduled for their open house.  There are two types of armbands that will assist with route information.  

  • By CINDY HAYES, RN and Spencer County Elementary School Nurse

    I hope everyone has had a safe and restful summer. I am taking this opportunity to address some important health related issues for this upcoming school year.

    Chronic Health Conditions

  • By TANYA FLUKE, Student Data Coordinator

    Imagine it’s Friday night, and there is a big football game going on at the high school. Jimmy tells mom that he wants to go to the game but mom has told him that the only way he can go to special activities is if he keeps up good grades.

    Mom decides to go to the family computer and log on to the Parent Portal to see what Jimmy has been up to in school.

  • Spencer County Schools will continue to use the SchoolMessenger program for the upcoming school year.  

    SchoolMessenger provides notification services for parental outreach, emergency broadcasts and attendance communications for all Spencer County schools grade K-12.