15-16 Updates from Mr. Smith
September 22, 2014
The cross country trail is now completed and the JCHS cross country team is scheduled to have their first ever home meet on October 14th.
September 16, 2014
The JCHS Golf team had a busy weekend. They were champions of the Owensboro Invitational on Saturday, September 13th and champions of the Bill Case/Bourbon County Invitational on Sunday, September 14th.
Scoring from Owensboro Invitational
Zach Norris--67 Individual Medalist
Jaaron Hignite--74 3rd place as Individual
Jacob Anderson--76 8th place as Individual
Scoring from Bourbon County
Zach Norris--71 Individual Medalist
September 17, 2014
September 15, 2014
PepsiCo Foundation and Save the Children celebration event at Tyner. The theme of the celebration was Eat Healthy! Learn Healthy! Play Healthy!
September 15, 2014
Congratulations to the Jackson County Lil’ Generals on your first game ever and your first win ever. They defeated Rockcastle County 12-6 at home.
September 12, 2014
Superintendent Mike Smith attended the Superintendent Summit in Frankfort, Kentucky on Thursday, September 11, 2014. Commissioner Holiday and his KDE staff conducted an all-day training and all 172 school superintendents were invited to attend. The meeting consisted of several topics relative to P-12 education: Unbridled Learning System, accountability and assessment, end-of-course tests, growth, program reviews, instructional transformational chart, professional growth and effectiveness system, teacher PGES, principal PGES, superintendent PGES, curriculum, school finance, and technology.
August 28, 2014
Farm to School Field Day was held at JCHS on Thursday, August 28th. The regional event was hosted by the Jackson County FCCLA and Jackson County FFA.
August 18, 2014
All preschool classrooms now have a restroom in the classroom. The picture shows a new preschool restroom at McKee Elementary. New tables were purchased for preschool and kindergarten to use for breakfast and lunch.
Colonel Corner is the new theme for the JCMS Cafeteria. The middle school was received a grant to complete a cafeteria enhancement.
Lots of painting occurred during the summer. This picture shows new painting in the front hall at Tyner Elementary.
August 5, 2014
JCHS Golf Team
Congratulations to the Jackson County General's Golf Team for winning the North Laurel Invitational on Monday, August 4th. The General's set a school record team score of 306. Zach Norris was the Medalist of the day by shooting a 68. The Generals competed in a field of 19 teams.
Zach Norris--68 (Medalist)
Jaaron Hignite--74 (3rd as Individual)
August 1, 2014
Blacktop & Striping at Tyner
The parking lots at Tyner Elementary received a major facelift over the summer. They received new blacktop, striping and sealing.
JCMS Gutter and Soffit Project
The JCMS Gutter and Soffit Project is coming along nicely and will easily be completed by the July 31st deadline. The bid for the project was awarded at the June 17, 2014 board meeting.
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