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Today's Features

  • 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.  

  • These rules are in addition to those in the dress code section of the Code of Conduct handbook for Spencer County Schools:

  • •SBDM Meetings:  4th Monday of each month.  All meetings will be held in the Media Center at 4:00 p.m.

    •Registration requirements for kindergarten include: Proof of residency, copy of the original birth certificate, copy of the student’s Social Security number, current immunization certificate, physical examination form, vision examination by an optometrist or ophthalmologist, and dental exam.

  • Students of Spencer County schools are gearing up for another year of learning as the first day of school on Aug. 10 quickly approaches.

    This time next week, the district’s facilities will be filled with energy as students return and hunker down for the 2011-2012 school year.  

  • By CHUCK ADAMS, Superintendent of Spencer County Schools

  • Joseph and Helen Geary and Ronnie and Kathy Goodwin would like to announce the upcoming marriage of their children, Heather Marie Geary and Nicholas Dean Goodlett.

    The couple is to be wed Saturday at 2 p.m. at Bethlehem Baptist Church on 1286 Briar Ridge Road. A reception will follow at the Spencer County Community Center. The couple will reside in Taylorsville. Family and friends are invited.