E.g., Tuesday, April 7, 2020
E.g., Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Connectivity support will allow ECE students to receive therapy sessions virtually

April 1, 2020 – Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS) Superintendent Dr. Marty Pollio and Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer today announced the school district is purchasing more than 6,000 mobile Wi-Fi hotspots and three months of service to support JCPS students with special needs.  The connectivity will allow students to continue receiving therapy by video chat with their school therapist while district schools remain closed due to COVID-19 precautions.

School work will be required, graded; days would not have to be made up

March 27, 2020 – Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS) will launch its first Non-Traditional Instruction (NTI) plan for students on Tuesday, April 7, ensuring student learning continues while district schools remain closed due to COVID-19 precautions.

UPDATED: April 2, 2020

Dear JCPS Families,

We hope your family is staying home, staying safe and preparing for remote learning, called Non-Traditional Instruction (NTI), to begin Tuesday, April 7. Here are some additional updates for you as we head into the final weekend before school work resumes: 

Our district counselors are here to help our students and families during this challenging time.  

School counselors throughout the district are implementing creative ways to support students and families during the COVID-19 shutdown.  Here are some ways they think parents and guardians can help children talk about and deal with this challenging time: 

Male High School teacher honored during school ceremony

March 11, 2020 — Angela Page, a high school science teacher at Louisville Male High School, was presented the Excellence in Classroom and Educational Leadership (ExCEL) Award today. Representatives from Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS) and from the award sponsors — LG&E and KU and WHAS11 — honored the teacher this afternoon during a ceremony at the school.

Innovative grad program will bolster JCPS principal pipeline, features curriculum designed specifically to teach future administrators a deep understanding of JCPS’ three institutional pillars

March 11, 2020 – The Spalding University College of Education and Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS) announced a partnership on a new graduate academic program at Spalding that is designed specifically to prepare JCPS employees to become principals, helping bolster the principal pipeline in the school district.

UPDATED March 27, 2020

Dear JCPS Families,

We know it’s been a strange and unprecedented couple of weeks for you, your children and the rest of the JCPS family. We promised we would keep you informed of what’s going on while JCPS schools are closed and we all deal with the COVID-19 pandemic. Here’s the latest:

Shaun McIntosh honored during school ceremony

Event offers information on camps, childcare opportunities, student assignment plan and more

March 4, 2020 — The Jefferson County Board of Education (JCBE) will hold a Community Forum and Information Fair from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 10 at Lincoln Elementary Performing Arts School, 930 E. Main St.

During the forum, families will have the opportunity to: