E.g., Thursday, February 27, 2020
E.g., Thursday, February 27, 2020

Calls for community investment, changes to student assignment plan, new facilities

February 26, 2020 — Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS) must build on its momentum of the past two years and implement bold changes to ensure the district continues to move forward and engage students, according to JCPS Superintendent Dr. Marty Pollio.

She’s been with the district nearly 20 years and started her career with JCPS.

Program provides college readiness support, competitive swimming skills for students of color

February 12, 2020 – Students from Central High School and W.E.B. DuBois Academy are diving into the Ali Stingrays Swimmer Scholar Program, which provides college readiness support and competitive swimming skills for students of color.

She has been at Moore for four years and most recently served as the interim principal. 

Matthew Haynes recognized during school ceremony

Matthew Haynes, a teacher at Southern High School, was presented the Excellence in Classroom and Educational Leadership (ExCEL) Award on Wednesday, February 12, 2020. Representatives from Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS) and from the award sponsors — LG&E and KU and WHAS11 — honored the teacher Wednesday afternoon during a ceremony at the school.

JCPS partnered with Park DuValle to make health services accessible to students

February 11, 2020 — Pleasure Ridge Park (PRP) High School and Park DuValle Community Health Center (PDCHC) officials today cut the ribbon on the school’s new, on-site health clinic, giving students access to comprehensive health services while reducing absences from school.

Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS) partnered with PDCHC to open the center, which features two exam rooms, lab space, a waiting area and office.

Manual Class of ’76 pledges $10,000, challenges others to buy seats in complex

Program aims to recruit, train and hire teachers for high needs schools

 Okolona Elementary teacher recognized during school ceremony

Kari Doty honored during school ceremony