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MCES Fall Festival Scheduled for Oct. 21

MCES Fall Festival

The MCES Fall Festival is Saturday, October 21. We will have games, a silent auction, cake walk, bingo, a chili lunch, and much more. Along with all of the festival activities, we will also be selling pansies from our own MCES greenhouse: $2 for a pack of four.

Pansies


Juniors and Seniors Invited to Industry Event

Industry Event


September 2017 Board Meeting Agenda

The monthly board meeting of the Metcalfe County Board of Education will be held Monday, September 11 @ 5PM @ 709 West Stockton Street.

Agenda


Hurricane Harvey Personal Care Drive

Personal Care Drive

Metcalfe County Schools will be collecting personal care items to be delivered to the victims of Hurricane Harvey in Texas. The collection drive is Tuesday, Sept. 5 - Friday, Sept. 8. You can drop off items at any of our three schools. 


Metcalfe Youth Invited to Join Monroe Swim Team

Swimming

The Wellness Center in Tompkinsville is opening its USA Swim Team to youth in Metcalfe County. Children between the ages of 6 and 18 can register for the swim team Thursday, Aug. 24 at 5:30pm at the Wellness Center. Participants must be members of the Wellness Center; student rates are available. For more information click here or all coach Kim Smith at (270) 427-7993.


Molly Matney Receives Golden Apple

Molly Matney Golden Apple Award

Miss Kentucky Molly Matney received the first ever Golden Apple award during a special celebration at Metcalfe County High School on August 12. The event included Judge Executive Greg Wilson proclaiming the day as Molly Matney Day and Mayor Howard Garrett presenting Molly with the Key to the City. Molly will compete for Miss America on Sunday, September 10. 


MCHS Welcomes Lt. Governor

Lt. Governor Visit
Photo Courtesy: PJ Martin / Jobe Publishing, Inc. 

Lt. Governor Jenean Hampton visited Metcalfe County High School on Friday, August 11. She presented materials for the Lieutenant Governor's Entrepreneurship Challenge. LGEC is a statewide competition for high school students who are given an opportunity to start their own companies, submit business plans, and compete for scholarships. Pictured, left to right, Benny Stephens, Dr. Benny Lile, Bendy Zurmehly, Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton, Kelly Bell, and Geneva Scroggy. 


Board Summary August 2017

Summary


August 2017 Board Meeting Agenda

The monthly board meeting of the Metcalfe County Board of Education will be held Monday, August 14, 6PM @ 709 West Stockton Street.

 

Agenda


The Hornets' Nest Pickers to Perform Friday Night at Beta Fundraiser


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Board Summary March 2017

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Special Open Enrollment Day Set For March 29 Special Open Enrollment Day
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March 2017 Board Meeting Agenda

The monthly board meeting of the Metcalfe County Board of Education will be held Tuesday, March 14, 6PM @ the Old School Cafe.

 

AGENDA


KY-ASAP Youth Prevention Leaders for Metcalfe County 2017 KY-ASAP Youth Prevention Leaders

Congratulations to those students selected as 2017 KY-ASAP Youth Prevention Leaders.


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Attendance Holds Steady At Metcalfe County Schools
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Lady Hornets Win 16th District Championship Lady Hornets Celebrate Championship

MCHS now faces Russellville in the 4th Region Tournament Sunday in Bowling Green.


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Live Hornet Basketball

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February Board Meeting

The monthly board meeting of the Metcalfe County Board of Education was held Monday, February 13, 6PM @ the Central Office.

 

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Hornet Basketball Live

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MCHS students are recognized at State Beta Convention in Lexington MCHS students at State Beta Convention
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Live Hornet Basketball

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Metcalfe County Schools closed

Metcalfe County Schools will be closed Friday, January 6th, 2017, due to poor road conditions.

 


Metcalfe County Schools will be dismissing students at 9:30 am today, January 5, 2017

Metcalfe County Schools will be dismissing students at 9:30 am today, January 5, 2017 due to the winter weather forecast.


REMINDER

 

Metcalfe County Schools will be back

in session Monday, January 2nd.


Metcalfe County Hornet Basketball Live @ 6PM

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Board of Education to meet

The Metcalfe County Board of Education will meet in regualr session Monday, November 7th, 6pm at the central office.

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HOSS Foundation Radio Auction

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5-8 pm Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday nights
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Call in your bid at 270-432-3171

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Issues with logging into Infinite Campus Parent Portal and Student Portal

Infinite Campus

The Kentucky Department of Education, in conjunction with Infinite Campus, has been working over the past months to migrate the Infinite Campus Student Information System to a Cloud-based environment. During this migration, the Campus Mobile App was affected. If you are having issues with the Infinite Campus App on your device, delete the app and reinstall it. You will need to reenter the District ID (JYWZQQ) for Metcalfe County. If you have any questions please call the Metcalfe County Schools Technology Office @ 270-432-0600 and ask to speak with Karen Blythe.


Metcalfe Co Hornet Basketball Streaming Live @ 6:00 PM

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Metcalfe County Hornet Basketball Live!

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2017 Back to School Events

Back to School

Teachers and staff at Metcalfe County Schools are getting ready to welcome students back to class on August 24. Back to school events are scheduled throughout the month to help parents and children prepare for opening day.


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National Honor Society Inductees

NHS Inductees

On September 20, 2017, 13 new members were inducted into the Metcalfe County High School chapter of the National Honor Society. New members include: Miranda England, Lauren Chapman, Konnor Gallagher, Gracie Tucker, Allie Coffey, Cody Hart, Dakota Tiller, Dillon Syra, Elizabeth Decker, Jacob Miller, Lucas Firkins, Logan Firkins, and Ethan Bates. Inductees and their families were treated to a meal prepared by the Metcalfe County Food Service staff and listened to speeches and words of encouragement from current NHS members: Kennedy Bates, Ryan Clemmons, Madison Gillentine, and Julie Barlow.

NHS Inductees

 

 


MCMS Students Relish in Nutrition Day Plate of nutritious food

Metcalfe County Middle School students learned the importance of healthy eating during "Nutrition Day" on Sept. 29. Click "read more" below.


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October School Board Meeting

The monthly meeting of the Metcalfe County Board of Education originally scheduled for Monday, October 9th, has been moved to Thursday, October 19th, 6pm.


All SKY Conference selections All SKY Conference selections

MCHS players selected for All SKY Conference 1st and 2nd teams


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HOSS Foundation Radio Auction

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No Supply List

No FeesNo Supply Lists

Again, for the 2017-18 school year, Metcalfe County Schools will have no supply lists and no student fees. Students will be expected to have paper and pencil, but beyond that, the schools will provide other needed items. Students are welcome to bring their favorite folder, binder, or any other item, but there is no requirement for such.

    


Jones Wins District Spelling Bee

District Spelling Bee

Peyton Jones, a fourth grade student at Metcalfe County Elementary School won the district spelling bee on Thursday, January 12, 2017.  Grade level winners were:  5th grade, Jacob Lowe, 6th grade, Lindsey Bandy, 7th grade, Connor Savage and 8th grade, Sawyer Edmunds.  Peyton will represent Metcalfe County at the state level.


MCES Proposes a Series of Summer Camps

Metcalfe County Elementary School is designing a series of Summer Camps, which would run for five weeks. It's open for students currently in Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, or 4th grades in all school districts. Camps would operate from 8am – 2pm each day during June 19-23, June 26-30, July 10-14, July 17-21, and July 24-28.

The cost of the Summer Camps would be $10 per child per week, or you can sign up for all five weeks for just $40. Financial assistance is available. We will also provide free breakfast and lunch every day. Parents or guardians will be responsible for transporting children to and from camp. Campers will have the option of participating in a variety of activities including sports, music, drama, 4-H, agriculture, culinary, and project-based learning activities.

If you are interested, please let the school know by Friday, May 5. 


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All PAC conference selections Metcalfe's All PAC selections

MCHS players are selected for the All PAC conference 1st and 2nd teams


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Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton Visits MCHS

Lt. Gov. Visits MCHS

Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton stopped by MCHS on Monday, Oct. 9 to promote the 2018 Lieutenant Governor’s Entrepreneurship Challenge (LGEC).

The LGEC is a pitch competition for all Kentucky high school students. It's designed to introduce students to a realistic business environment, highlight entrepreneurial values, promote business ownership, and encourage lifelong learning. 

The registration deadline is Oct. 31. Prizes include a share of up to $100,000 in scholarships split among the top four teams at Finals, which can be used at any post-secondary institution in Kentucky.

Click here for full details about the program.

Lt. Gov. Visits MCHS


September Board Meeting Summary

The monthly board meeting of the Metcalfe County Board of Education was held Monday, September 11, 2017 @ 5PM.

 

Summary


School Bus Drivers Needed


MCES Accepting Applications for Summer Camps

MCES is now accepting applications for the 2017 Summer Camps. The camps are for children currently in K-4th grades. Camps operate from 8am - 2pm each day during the following weeks: June 19-23, June 26-30, July 10-14, July 17-21, and July 24-28. You can sign up for one week for $10, or all five for $40. Financial assistance is available. Please return the form below with payment to MCES by Wednesday, May 24

2017 MCES Summer Camp Application - word document

2017 MCES Summer Camp Application - pdf document


WKU Glasgow Hosts Information Session at MCHS

WKU Glasgow will be hosting a free information session at Metcalfe County High School on Tuesday, July 11, at 6:00 PM. This information session will be for anyone who may be interested in pursuing a supervisory career in human resources. WKU Glasgow is now offering a certificate in human resources that will be offered free of tuition for those individuals who qualify for the Work Ready Kentucky Scholarship. CLICK HERE FOR MORE DETAILS.


Senior Beta Students Compete at National Convention

Senior Beta Show Choir

The Metcalfe County High School Senior Beta Club was invited to compete at the at the National Beta Convention in Orlando, Florida. MCHS students qualified in three separate events: Speech, Banner, and Show Choir. Great job to all of the students for representing our district!

Senior Beta show Choir


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MCHS Hosts 2017 Football Homecoming

Football Homecoming 2017

The Metcalfe County Hornets defeated the Clinton County Bulldogs 29-26 on homecoming night. The Hornets are now 5-1 on the season and will host Monroe County on senior night next Friday. 

2017 Football Homecoming

The 2017 homecoming queen was crowned at halftime. The winner was senior Brilee Tucker. Members of her court included Kennedy Bates, Kiley Jolly, Kennedy Kincaid, and last year's queen MacKenzie Coleman. Click here for more photos of homecoming night!


T-Shirt Orders for McKinley Crain tshirt design

MCMS Student Government is selling t-shirts in support of McKinley Crain. The cost is $12. Forms can be turned into the following people: Angie Tucker or Sherry Keltner at MCHS; Deborah Blythe or Shannon Lowe at MCMS; Allyson Davis or Tammy Allen at MCES. Click here for the order form and to see the design.


HOSS Foundation Radio Auction

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MC BOE meets

The regular monthly meeting of the Metcalfe County Board of Education was held Tuesday, January 10th, 2017.

Meeting Summary


Shane Coffey Named Certified Staff Member of the Month at Metcalfe County Middle School

Shane Coffey Named Staff of the Month

Shane Coffey was named certified employee of the month for Metcalfe County Middle School.  Ms. Coffey is very dedicated to the students in the school.  She strives to be creative and wants to see student succeed in all academic areas.  Shane has 27 years experience with teaching students and continues to think of ways to help them improve in all aspects of their daily lives.


New Security Procedures

NOTICE

 

Beginning Tuesday, November 1st, all visitors to our schools will be required to leave their driver's license at the front desk when signing in.   Each visitor will be issued a special pass that must be worn at all times while on premises.  Upon signing out, the pass will be left and the driver's license returned.

We ask that everyone cooperate with our front desk personnel as we work through this change in procedure. These changes are being made as we continue to strive to have a safe environment for our students.

Again, these changes will take place Tuesday, November 1, 2016.


Board of Education meets

The Metcalfe County Board of Education met in regular session Monday, November, 7th, 2016

SUMMARY


Sports Physicals for the 2017-18 School Year

Sports Physicals

Metcalfe County Schools and TJ Samson Community Hospital will be completing sports physicals for all 6th – 12th graders on May 18. The physicals will take place during the school day at Metcalfe County High School. This physical is required for all students who want to play sports in the 2017-18 school year. There will be no charge for the physical, but it will count toward your child’s wellness visit on your insurance plan.

Please return this signed form by May 16.

Form for Grades 9-12

Form for Grades 6-8


Archery Team to Compete in State Tournament

 

 

2017 Archery Team

The Metcalfe County Archery Team will compete in the upcoming KY NASP State Tournament on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at the KY Exposition Center in Louisville, KY.  Good Luck to all participants and coaches.  


First Responders Honored at 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

First responders, along with city andcounty leaders, were honored at a 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony hosted by the Metcalfe County Junior Beta Club. Invited guests were treated to breakfast followed by a program at the Metcalfe County Middle School auditorium.

9/11 Remembrance Ceremony


Metcalfe County Teen Competes Down Under

Allie Thomas

Congrats to Metcalfe County cross country runner Allie Thomas who recently returned from an international competition in Australia. Allie was one of just 200 student-athletes from across the United States invited to take part in 20th annual Down Under Gold Coast Classic. Out of the 3,035 runners who completed the course – Allie finished 219th overall and ninth in her age group.

Click here for the complete Glasgow Daily Times article.


Junior Beta Students Win At National Convention

Metcalfe Beta Students Win at National Junior Convention

Congratulations to Metcalfe County Junior Beta Students Taryn Deckard and Brody Hurt. Taryn won 3rd place in Poetry at the National Junior Beta Convention in Olrando, Fla. Brody won 5th place in Language Arts. Taryn just completed the 8th grade at Metcalfe County Middle School, while Brody completed the 5th grade at Metcalfe County Elementary School.


Summer Camps Begin June 19

Summer Camps

The first Summer Camp will start on Monday, June 19 at Metcalfe County Elementary School. The series of Summer Camps will run for a total of five weeks, 8am-2pm each day. 

  • June 19-23
  • June 26-30
  • July 10-14
  • July 17-21
  • July 24-28

The camps are for children who just finished Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd or 4th grades in any school district. The cost of the Summer Camps is $10 per child per week, or you can sign your child up for all five weeks for just $40. The school will provide breakfast and lunch. Parents must provide transportation. You can drop your children off at MCES starting at 7:45am. Registration forms will be handed out to parents in the morning and should be returned during afternoon pickup. If you have any questions, please email jessica.nunn@metcalfe.kyschools.us or call (270) 537-4410.


Salsa Making Class Held at Old School Cafe

Salsa Class

Metcalfe County Community Education hosted a salsa canning class at the Old School Cafe on July 20. 


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Students Collect Personal Care Items for Hurricane Victims

Personal Care Drive

Students at Metcalfe County Schools have been collecting personal care items for the victims of Hurricane Harvey. On Friday, Sept. 8, members from the the MCS FRYSC offices gathered all of the donations and drove them to the pickup site. Pictured above are, left to right, MCHS Principal Kelly Bell, Youth Services Center Coordinator Judy Thompson, Family Resource Coordinator Patty Bunch, MCMS Principal Allen Trotter, Superintendent Dr. Benny Lile, Family Resource Assistant Lori Eskridge, and MCES Principal Michael Gill. 

Personal Care DrivePersonal Care Drive


Bendy Zurmehly Chosen As Classified Employee of the Month

Zurmehly Chosen as Classified Employee of the Month

Bendy Robertson Zurmehly has worked in Metcalfe School 15 years.  .  She is now supervising the Community Work Transition Program at MCHS. Mrs. Zurmehly’s  Program provides students’ job shadowing, financial literacy, internships, researching job opportunities,job shadowing, and creating partnerships with businesses in Metcalfe and Barren County.

 


Mark Beasley Recognized as Classified Staff Member of the Month

Mark Beasley Recognized as Classified Staff of the Month

Mark Beasley was honored at the January board meeting and is shown with Board Chairman, Joey Shive.  Mr. Beasley is known to be dependable and thoughtful to students, staff and parents at Metcalfe County Middle School.


Dawn Harbison Recognized as Certified Employee of the Month at MCHS

Joey Shive recognizes Dawn Harbison as certified employee of the month at MCHS.


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Understanding Bullying Understanding Bullying

All Parents and guardians are invited to this free event sponsored by Metcalfe County High School, Metcalfe County Middle School and Metcalfe County Youth Services Center. Click on the photo to the left for more information.


MCHS Recognizes Eric Sexton as Classified Staff of the Month

Joey Shive recognizes Mr, Eric Sexton as classified employee of the month at MCHS.


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Metcalfe Middle Recognizes Student of the Month

Student Recognition

Azura Vibbert was recognized at the January Board Meeting as Metcalfe County Middle School Student of the Month.


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John VanMeter Selected as Certified Staff of the Month

  John Vanmeter has worked as a MCHS science teacher for 27 years and has served as sponsor for the MCHS Student Technology Leadership Program, Chess, FCA, Typing Clubs way back before there was an STLP.  Congratulations, Mr. John VanMeter.John VanMeter Selected As Teacher of the Month


MCHS Student Selected to State 4-H Dairy Judging Team

Brilee Tucker

MCHS senior Brilee Tucker has been selected to be a part of the 2017 Kentucky 4-H Dairy Judging Team. There were only four youth selected in the entire state. Brilee will be traveling to two contests: the All-American Invitational Youth Dairy Cattle Judging contest in Pennsylvania and the National 4-H Dairy Judging contest in Wisconsin. Congrats Brilee and best of luck!


Summer Reading Competition Winners

Summer Reading Winners

Congratulations to Metcalfe County Elementary School students Elyda Hicks and Caiden Parke. Elyda and Caiden won our summer reading competition. Elyda is in the 3rd grade. Caiden is in the 2nd grade. Both won a Kindle Fire!


Central Office Completes Move

 

Board Meeting

Metcalfe County Board of Education held its first meeting on July 11 since moving into the new Central Office location at 709 West Stockton Street.


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June 2017 Board Meeting Summary

Summary


Metcalfe County Awarded Farm to School Grant

Metcalfe County Schools receives nearly $100,000 from the USDA Farm to School Grant Program to increase local foods in school cafeterias. Click here for the press release. 


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Board Summary July 2017

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Board Recognizes FRYSC Staff

FRYSC

Members of the Metcalfe County Schools' Family Resource and Youth Services Center were honored for their hard work and dedication during the Board of Education's regular meeting on August 14. Pictured left to right, Judy Thompson, Patty Bunch, Lori Eskridge, and Board Chairman Joey Shive. (Not Pictured is Pam Stearns.)


Back to School
It's been a busy summer; we hope you enjoyed your time off!
Classess for the 2017-18 school year start Thursday, August 24.
School hours are:

  • Metcalfe County Elementary School: 7:45am – 2:40pm
  • Metcalfe County Middle School: 7:45am – 2:45pm
  • Metcalfe County High School: 7:45am - 2:45pm

Each of our schools held "Back to School" events to get ready for the new year.
Check out some of the photos!

Click here for: MCES Back to School Hornet Social
Click here for: MCMS Schedule Pick Up and Meet the Teachers
Click here for: MCHS Open House


Snow Day Decisions

It's that time of year again and the word "snow" is in the forecast!  Please click below to learn more about the process of "Snow Day" decisions in Metcalfe County Schools.


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Deborah Blythe Retires from Metcalfe County Middle School Mrs. Deborah Blythe

Deborah Blythe has spent nearly 30 years with the Metcalfe County School System. Mrs. Blythe was honored for her years of service to the students, parents, teachers and community.


Retiring News Reporter Honored at Board Meeting

Shirley Mayrand is Honored at the December Board Meeting


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Preparing for "Snow Days!"

             

We would like to remind everyone that Metcalfe County Schools are again participating in the Non-Traditional Instructional Day (NTID), or “Snow Day” project. On the days school is dismissed for inclement weather all students should follow the instructions provided by their teachers in order to complete studies and assignments at home. As always, please contact your child’s school if you have questions.

 

 


2017 Senior Celebrities Announced

2017 Senior Celebrity Banquet Recognizes 13 MCHS Students

Thirteen MCHS seniors were honored at the 21st Annual Edmonton-Metcalfe County Chamber of Commerce Senior Celebrity Banquet held April 24 at Bowling Park's Leftwich Hall. Also recognized were Metcalfe County Educator of the Year Allyson Davis and Educator Idol Mary Lou Feese. 

Allyson Davis Named 2017 Educator of the YearMary Lou Feese Named 2017 Educator Idol


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May 2017 Board Meeting Agenda

The monthly board meeting of the Metcalfe County Board of Education will be held Tuesday, May 09, 6PM @ 109 Sartin Drive.

 

Agenda

 

 


Commissioner of Education Speaks at Opening Day

Dr. Stephen Pruitt

Kentucky Department of Education Commissioner Dr. Stephen Pruitt was the featured guest speaker at Metcalfe County Schools Opening Day program at MCMS on Aug. 22. 


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District Welcomes New Employees

MCS New Employees

Metcalfe County students will see a few new faces when school starts. The district introduced 13 new employees at the Board of Education office on Aug. 10.


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Metcalfe County Board of Education Board Meeting Agenda - July 11, 2017

The Metcalfe County Board of Education will meet July 11, 2017 @ 6PM. The meeting will be held at the new district office location,  709 West Stockton Street, (previously Edmonton Elementary School).

Agenda


Board Summary May 2017

Summary


Work-Ready Luncheon Hosted by Metcalfe County High School and Monroe Area Technical Center

On June 2, 2017, Metcalfe County High School and Monroe Area Technical Center hosted a Work-Ready Luncheon at Branstetter Park. 


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Madison Gearlds Wins GEAR UP Student of the Year Award

Madison Gearlds Gear Up Student of the Year

Madison Gearlds is Metcalfe County's GEAR UP Student of the Year 2017. She received her award at a special breakfast event at the Institute for a College-Going Commonwealth conference in Bowling Green. Pictured are: Bryce Vickery, Madison Gearlds, and Christina Massingale (Gear Up Student Ambassador.) 


MCHS Alumna Crowned Miss Kentucky 2017 Molly Matney Crowned Miss Kentucky

Molly Matney, a 2015 graduate of Metcalfe County High School, is the new Miss Kentucky. She will compete in the Miss America pageant on September 10 in Atlantic City. 


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Metcalfe County Middle School Baseball Field Dedicated to Ralph Reece

Don Allen Reece and Sheryl Reece Gossard Presented Framed Pictures

Family of former Metcalfe County baseball coach Ralph Reece attend field dedication ceremony.


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Donna Jessie Recognized As Employee of the Month

Donna Jessie Recognized As Employee of the Month


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Stay Connected with Metcalfe County Schools

Metcalfe County Schools app is now available!

Search the app store for "SchoolPointe Stay Connected."

Once downloaded, search for Metcalfe Schools and set as your default.

A logo similar to the one below will show on your screen.

MCS app logo


Tyler Fenwick named Certified Employee of the Month Mr. Tyler Fenwick

Tyler Fenwick was the certified employee of the month. Mr. Fenwick took over the Metcalfe County High School marching band this year, and they recieved the highest placement ever in state competition. He has been involved with numerous artistic productions as well.


Board Meeting Summary December 2016

Board Meeting Summary Notes for December 2016

Summary


MCHS Graduation

2017 MCHS Graduation

 

Click Here for video of the 2017 MCHS Commencement Ceremony 

Click Here for pictures of the 2017 MCHS Commencement Ceremony


April School Board Meeting Summary

The Metcalfe County Board of Education met on April 11, 2017.

Summary


MCHS Announces New Boys Basketball Coach Brandon Brockman Named New Boys Head Basketball Coach

Brandon Brockman has been named the new head coach for boys’ basketball at Metcalfe County High School.


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Tim Brown Receives GEAR UP Leadership Award

Tim Brown Named Gear Up Family Leader of the Year

Metcalfe County Board of Education Vice Chairman Tim Brown received the 2016-17 GEAR UP KY Family Leadership Award. President of the Council on Postsecondary Education Bob King presented Brown with the award. Brown was recognized for his many years of volunteering with the Metcalfe County Schools music/marching band program. 


Students Win Awards at KY 4-H State Dairy Judging Contest

State 4-H Dairy Judging

Congratulations to the Metccalfe County 4-H Dairy Judging Team: Anna Judd, Gracie Tucker, Tyler London, and Brilee Tucker. The team placed 2nd Overall in the Senior Division of the KY 4-H State Dairy Judging Contest in June. The team also won 3rd in Placings and 3rd in Reasons. Individual awards went to:

Tyler London:  

  • 15th Overall Individual
  • 12th Individual Placings
  • 17th Individual Reasons

Brilee Tucker:

  • 8th Overall Individual
  • 15th Individual Placings
  • 8th Individual Reasons

 

 


MCHS Celebrates the End of the School Year with Special Events

2017 Prom

2017 Awards Ceremony

2017 Senior Breakfast


MCMS Selects Mehaley Goode as Student of the Month

School Board Chairman Joey Shive Presents Mehlaey Goode with the Student of the Month Award

Metcalfe County Middle School has selected Mehaley Goode as the student of the month for April. Mehaley is 14 years old and in the 8th grade at MCMS. She is an honor roll student and has maintained perfect attendance in 7th and 8th grades. Principal Allen Trotter says Mehaley is worthy of student of the month because she is respectful, responsible and makes good decisions. Congratulations Mehaley!


Jackson Romines Receives Student of the Month

Jackson Romines Receives Student of the Month


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Strategic Plan Update

An update of the district Strategic Plan was presented to the board of education at the January meeting. All updates can be found under the "Status" heading.

 

Strategic Plan Update -January 2017


Re-Elected School Board Members are Sworn in at the December Meeting

Swearing In of Re-Elected Board Members


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MCMS Selects Amber London as Certified Employee of the Month

School Board Chairman Joey Shive Presents Amber London with Certified Employee of the Month Award

Metcalfe County Middle School has selected Amber London as certified employee of the month for April. Mrs. London teaches health and physical education at MCMS. She also organizes Nutrition Day in the fall and Fitness Day in the spring. Mrs. London has worked at Metcalfe County Middle School since 2009. Congratulations Mrs. London!


MCHS Students Win $500 Grant from Sumitomo

Sumitomo Grant Winners

A group of MCHS students received a $500 Earth Day Learning Grant sponsored by Sumitomo Electric Wiring Systems, Inc. The students used the funds to start a recycling program at the high school. They designed and built several recycling bins and placed them throughout MCHS for students to start recycling plastic bottles and aluminum cans. Mrs. Kelly Shaw helped the students organize the project. Students shown are: Matthew Rigsby, Russel Gibson, Jackson Romines, Tyler Coomer, Justin Turner, Zachary England, Lacey Trumbo, Sammy Harper, and Tosha Coe.


MCHS Quarterback Jake Dial Signs with Union College

MCHS Quarterback Jake Dial Signs with Union College

Metcalfe County High School quarterback Jake Dial will play football at Union College in Barbourville, Ky. this fall. His signed with the Bulldogs on Friday, May 19 with his family, coaches and friends by his side. Jake lead the Hornets to a 7-4 record last season, passing and rushing for more than 1,000 yards each. Good Luck Jake!

Family and Friends Congratulate Jake Dial

 


MCMS Selects Vickie Harper as Classified Employee of the Month

School Board Chairman Joey Shive Presents Vickie Harper with the Classified Employee of the Month Award

Metcalfe County Middle School has selected Vickie Harper as classified employee of the month for April. Mrs. Harper is the finance secretary at MCMS. She has worked at Metcalfe County Middle School since 2009. Congratulations Mrs. Harper!


Campbellsville University Signs MCHS Band Students

Patrick Warf and Nate Eddy Sign with Campbellsville University

Congratulations to Patrick Warf and Nate Eddy who signed scholarships with Campbellsville University. Pictured left to right are MCHS band student Patrick Warf, Campbellsville University's assistant director of music Corey Bonds, and  MCHS band student Nate Eddy.


School Board Recognizes District Retirees

Six Employees Retire from MCS

At its May meeting, the Metcalfe County School Board recognized six district employees who will retire at the end of the school year. From left to right are Mr. Dwight Ross, Mrs. Becky London, Mrs. Shane Coffey, Mr. John VanMeter, Mrs. Paula VanMeter, and Mrs. Betty Branstetter.


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School Board Honors "Excellence in Teaching" Award Winners

Excellence in Teaching Award Winners

Three Metcalfe County teachers are among the 2017 Campbellsville University Excellence in Teaching award winners. Mrs. Haley Martin teaches at Metcalfe County Elementary School. Mrs. Jennifer Shearer is a teacher at Metcalfe County Middle School. Mrs. Anita Estes teaches at Metcalfe County High School.


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