๐ŸŒŸ DEAF & HARD OF HEARING CAMP | More than 40 JCPS students are attending a summer camp designed for kids who are deaf or hard of hearing. The camp offers students a chance to socialize with peers like them while building language skills! #WeAreJCPS
13 days ago, JCPS Communications
A student sits and smiles. Another student raises her hand.
A student holds a jar that is glowing yellow.
An adult helps a student build a box out of paper.
Two students play while another watches.
Three students smile and use sign language to say "I love you."
A student signs to another student.
HAPPY 4TH OF JULY | All JCPS locations will be closed on Thursday, July 4 in observance of the federal holiday. JCPS summer meal sites and summer programming sites are also closed on Friday, July 5. Sites will reopen on Monday, July 8.
18 days ago, JCPS Communications
Graphic says: Happy Fourth of July. JCPS Summer Meal Sites and Summer Programming Sites Closed July 4th and July 5th. Sites reopen on Monday, July 8th.
๐Ÿš Our JCPS bus drivers enjoy the flexibility their jobs give them and encourage others who are invested in their community to apply today for this unique employment opportunity! ๐Ÿ”— Learn more at http://JCPSbusdriver.com. #WeAreJCPS
20 days ago, JCPS Communications
Woman driving a bus.
Avon Paul will be the first to tell you that if you want to be part of the village and make a difference in the lives of children, you should join our team of JCPS bus drivers! Learn more about this career journey at JCPSbusdrivers.com. #WeAreJCPS
25 days ago, JCPS Communications
Photo of Avon Paul, Bus Driver.
THIS MONTH | JCPS is offering free physicals and vaccinations for students this month. Students starting kindergarten, going into the sixth grade, or playing sports must have a physical exam and be up-to-date on state-required vaccines. Clinics will be held at a number of schools from June 17 to 28. View the full list of dates and sites here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1h5GGxj8ES-wU-74ZqO5YwEzV0ySIw3yE/view Pre-register your student(s) using this Google Form: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdR7qDPBXqJnFYak5fxBiizX4uAK6YWq5YCVO2-VlUY9VrAVA/viewform JCPS will also have appointments available for physicals/vaccinations at the CB Young building at 3001 Crittenden Drive. Call (502) 485-3387 to schedule an appointment.
about 1 month ago, JCPS Communications
โญ NATIONAL CHAMPS | Congratulations to Brandeis Elementary School for taking home first place in the National Academic Competition! The team took first place in the Elementary Podium. Greathouse Shryock Elementary took second place in the same category. Great job representing JCPS on the national stage! #WeAreJCPS
about 1 month ago, JCPS Communications
Four students sit at a table and smile for a photo.
๐Ÿš BUS DRIVER HIRING BLITZ | Did you know average pay for a JCPS bus driver is $55,000 per year? Join us June 26, 2024 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. for a Bus Driver Hiring Blitz at the Norton Sports and Learning Center. Learn more about the position and apply onsite! #WeAreJCPS
about 1 month ago, JCPS Communications
Graphic says: JCPS Bus Driver Hiring Blitz. Wednesday, June 26, 2024. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Norton Sports and Learning Center. 3000 W. Market Street. Average pay for a JCPS Bus Driver is $55,000 per year! Items to Bring: Driver's license,  two forms of ID, copy of HS diploma or GED, voided check, two references (name, email, address, and phone number). Questions? Contact JCPS Welcome Center for more information at 502-485-3370.
๐ŸŽ‰ CONGRATS | Congratulations to Ballard High School rising sophomore Wyatt, who was accepted into the prestigious United States Naval Academy Summer STEM Program in Annapolis, MD! Wyattโ€™s grandfather, cousin, and great-uncle all attended the Naval Academy, and he hopes to continue the family legacy. #WeAreJCPS
about 1 month ago, JCPS Communications
A student smiles.
๐Ÿ“ฆ BULK MEALS | JCPS Nutrition Services held its second summer 2024 bulk meal pickup yesterday, more than doubling the bulk food boxes at each of its three pickup locations. Bulk pickup is offered on Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on a first-come, first-served basis. #WeAreJCPS
about 1 month ago, JCPS Communications
Two adults load a box into a car.
An adult loads a box into the trunk of a car.
A woman smiles while holding a clipboard.
A man carries a box.
ROAD TRIP! JCPS librarians are excited to be learning new ways they can drive literacy and reading efforts in our schools. It doesnโ€™t stop in summer. Thanks to former teacher and current Lt. Governor โฆJacqueline Coleman for hopping on the bus with us this morning. #WeAreJCPS
about 1 month ago, JCPS Communications
People sit in chairs. A sign says "Right to Read Road"
People sit in chairs and listen to a speaker speaking at a podium.
A sign says "Welcome Librarians. Literacy Road Trip and More on Route 24"
A person speaks at a podium.
๐ŸŒŸ TACTILE SOLUTIONS | Last month, GE Appliances and American Printing House for the Blind visited Central High School to shareโ€‹โ€‹ โ€‹the award-winning tactile overlay kit for all appliance brands that Central High School students who are blind or low vision and their teacher helped inspire! #WeAreJCPS
about 1 month ago, JCPS Communications
A student turns a knob on an oven.
A student opens a can of dough.
A card with words and Braille sit on a counter.
A student uses his hands to read Braille on a card sitting on a counter.
๐Ÿค– ROBO OLYMPICS | The J. Graham Brown School hosted its first Robo Olympics last month. The fun-filled event styled after the Olympic games featured multiple competitions and activities with robots built and programmed by students! Congratulations to Mr. Gregory and his students for making the inaugural Robo Olympics a success! #WeAreJCPS
about 2 months ago, JCPS Communications
An adult helps student with their robots.
Students compete in the Robo Olympics.
Students compete in the Robo Olympics.
A student works on a robot.
๐Ÿš Join us at our next Bus Driver Hiring Blitz on June 26, 2024 in West Louisville at the Norton Sports and Learning Center! Attendees can learn more about this rewarding position and apply on site! ๐Ÿ”— You can also apply online today: https://lnkd.in/g9e3cd5Z hashtag#WeAreJCPS hashtag#NowHiring hashtag#busdrivers hashtag#CDL
about 2 months ago, JCPS Communications
Graphic says: Jefferson County Public School. Bus Driver Hiring Blitz. Wednesday, June 26, 2024. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Norton Sports and Learning Center. 3000 W Market Street. Average Pay for a JCPS Bus Driver is $55,000 per Year!
๐ŸŒž FREE SUMMER MEALS | JCPS is again offering free summer meals for children 18 and under, including a new bulk meal feature where families can pick up five breakfasts and five lunches at one stop every Tuesday! Learn more and find sites: https://jcps.nutrislice.com #WeAreJCPS
about 2 months ago, JCPS Communications
Summer Bulk Meals Flyer
๐Ÿš BUS DRIVER HIRING BLITZ | Did you know average pay for a JCPS bus driver is $55,000 per year? Join us Saturday, June 1, 2024 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. for a Bus Driver Hiring Blitz at the Hilton Garden Inn Louisville Airport! Learn more about the position and apply on site! #WeAreJCPS
about 2 months ago, JCPS Communications
Bus Driver Hiring Blitz
ACTION NEEDED | Parents/guardians, how does your child plan to get to and from school starting in August? Walker, car rider, school bus rider, or CEP? Your childโ€™s school and the JCPS Transportation Department need to know so they can plan for the 2024-25 school year. Please complete this Student Transportation Verification Form by June 6: https://cloudapps.jefferson.kyschools.us/TransportationPortal. If you have already completed the form, thank you. If you have questions, including what school your child is enrolled in for 2024-25, contact your childโ€™s school. For more information on the 2024-25 school year, visit www.JCPSFirstDay.com.
about 2 months ago, JCPS Communications
๐Ÿš BUS DRIVER HIRING BLITZ | Do you want to help drive the future? Did you know average pay for a JCPS bus driver is $55,000 per year? Join us June 1, 2024 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. for a Bus Driver Hiring Blitz at the Hilton Garden Inn Louisville Airport! Learn more about the position and apply on site! Pre-register here: https://bit.ly/3wPJzQh
about 2 months ago, JCPS Communications
Graphic says:  Jefferson County Public Schools Bus Driver Hiring Blitz Average Pay for a JCPS Bus Driver is $55,000 per year! Questions: Contact JCPS Welcome Center for more information at 502-485-3370 Saturday June 1, 2024 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Hilton Garden Inn Louisville Airport 2755 Crittenden Drive
โ€ผ๏ธ ACTION NEEDED | Every JCPS family must complete the Student Transportation Verification Form for the 2024-25 school year by June 6. JCPS needs this information to plan for the new school year. Please complete this form as soon as possible: https://bit.ly/TransportationPortal #WeAreJCPS
about 2 months ago, JCPS Communications
Graphic says: Transportation Portal
๐ŸŽ‰ SPEECH-LANGUAGE-HEARING MONTH | Happy Speech-Language-Hearing Month to all of our dedicated professionals who serve students with communications disorders. Your work makes a difference, and we appreciate you! #WeAreJCPS
about 2 months ago, JCPS Communications
Graphic says:  Happy National Speech-Language-Hearing Month! โ€œThe greatest gift you can give someone is the power to express themselves."   This is such a powerful quote that has rung out to me during my career as a Speech-Language Pathologist. Whether we are working on correctly saying words or working on our language skills, I love giving my students the power to be able to communicate and to be successful in all that they do. This is why I love my job as a JCPS Speech-Language Pathologist!  - Kelly Youngblood, Speech-Language Pathologist at Klondike Elementary
๐ŸŽ‰ CONGRATULATIONS | J. Graham Brown School teacher Erin Vachon was named the Commonwealth Credit Union Teacher of the Year for the Louisville Metro region! Officials surprised Ms. Vachon today with a $1,000 check, and her nominators came to read their letters to her in person! โค๏ธ #WeAreJCPS
2 months ago, JCPS Communications
Five people smile and hold a large check.