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Education

  • Bullitt Lick students cash in on bank lesson

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - Bullitt Lick Middle students received a recent check into their educational skills.

  • Schools rally together to help tornado victims in two states

                From cash to clothing, Bullitt County Public Schools students are contributing to help victims of violent weather in Indiana and Kentucky.

                The Bullitt Advanced Math and Science (BAMS) class decided not to do their out of state trip this summer and donate funds to those that suffered damage from the recent tornados.

  • Marshall to address national college readiness issue

                Citing the "importance of the groundbreaking work taking place in Kentucky," Bullitt County Public School's Dave Marshall has been invited to present at the National ACT Workforce 2012 Conference in April in Chicago.

  • Lesson plans to have path to follow in schools

     SHEPHERDSVILLE -- If teachers are properly preparing lesson plans, members of the Bullitt County Public  School Board don't expect there to be a problem with a new policy implemented.
     After hearing some concerns about the proposed policy change, board members took no action in February.
     However, after hearing several teachers praise the importance of lesson plans and the lack of concern over the policy, board members voted 4-1, with Gary Wooldridge in opposition, to approve the proposal.

  • Mission won't change even without NCLB pressure

      SHEPHERDSVILLE -- Nothing will change in the classroom.
     The desire to make the Bullitt County Public School System the best in the state will not wane.
     But the dark cloud of meeting the federal No Child Left Behind mandate will no longer hang over the district or any other school system in the state of Kentucky.
     Kentucky was one of the states that recently received a waiver from meeting the federal mandates, which were set up to ensure that every child did have an opportunity to learn and be educated.

  • SO Contracting provides help to local schools

     Schools today face a greater financial need and one individual is stepping up to help.

  • St. Aloysius School to close

     SHEPHERDSVILLE - At a time when Catholics celebrate the Resurrection of Jesus, their most important of events, the St. Aloysius Gonzaga Academy community is coping with a major loss.

  • PAY DAY: Schools hoping discipline plans will pay off in better behavior

    What’s the best way to discipline a student?

    Many favor the traditional method of punishing students who misbehave, but as Jaime Goldsmith of Bullitt County Public Schools said, simply punishing a student may not always be the best recourse.

    And while some might argue that positive reinforcement can be counterproductive, local schools are seeing fewer behavioral incidents among students with Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports or PBIS.

  • BULLITT COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS CALENDAR: April 2012

     HOLIDAYS

    1

    APRIL FOOLS DAY

    8

    EASTER SUNDAY

     

    ANNOUNCEMENTS

    1-20

  • St. Aloysius shooters earn invitation to state archery contest

     The St Aloysius Archery Team competed in the Regional Tournament at Moore High School on Saturday, March 3.

    Four shooters qualified to continue on to the State Competition.

    Reagan Geary placed 1st in her division, Faith Oakley placed 5th in her division, Dallon Burke placed 4th in his division, and Jordan Jarboe placed 4th in her division.

    The State Tournament will be held on April 2-3 at the Kentucky Convention Center.

    Congratulations to those four shooters and good luck at the State Competition.