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Thomas Nelson High School Hello, Dolly! on stage at Bardstown Civic Center for spring performance. TNHS band member and graduate plays sax during graduation exercise. Thomas Nelson High School Gym
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Thomas Nelson High School News

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Brown honored for interim work

Tom Brown and Wes Bradley Nelson County Schools Superintendent Wes Bradley recently honored Tom Brown for his work as interim superintendent.

Newton named TNHS Interim

Courtney H. NewtonTNHS Assistant Princpal Courtney S. Newton has been appointed interim principal during the search for a new TNHS principal.

Bradley reception is May 7

Wes Bradley  A reception for Wes Bradley is planned for 4:30-6 p.m., Monday, May 7, in the cafeteria at Old Kentucky Home Middle School.

Wes Bradley named superintendent

District logoThe board of education has named Wes Bradley the next superintendent for the Nelson County Schools system.

Parent Technology Survey

Brightbytes Spring SurveyHelp your child's school choose the right classroom technology by answering a brief survey. Click the image above to participate. Survey closes April 30.

Early dismissal on Friday, April 13

Early Dismissal ArtNelson County Schools will dismiss 2 ½  hours early on Friday, April 13.

Summer Camps at NCATC

Non-traditional KIds Camps FlyerNon-traditional curiosity and innovation camps set for the NC Area Technology Center this summer.

Associate's Degree Meeting Set

ECTC, Nelson County Schools Associate's Degree

Superintendent candidate withdraws

District logoTaylora Schlossar has withdrawn her name from consideration for the superintendent’s position.

Superintendent candidates scheduled

Magnifying glassDates have been set for superintendent candidates to visit the district for tours, interviews, and public receptions.

Four named for interviews

District logoThe board has named four finalists for the Superintendent’s position.

First responders honored

First responders' breakfast NCHS and TNHS honor first responders with a special breakfast.

Stay Connected with Infinite Campus

Infinite Campus invitation Visit or call your child's school to sign-up for this free program.

Parent Workshops Scheduled

Logos of three participantsWorkshops are scheduled for special-needs families.

JROTC 5K move, walk, run March 17

JROTC 5K info flier           Enjoy a fitness activity and support your community!

Principals talk school safety

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Make-up days nearing

      School calendar image           This is a reminder about upcoming makeup days.

Dickerson to serve on board

    Jeff Dickerson portrait                            The Nelson County Board of Education has a new member.

Standing with #MarshallStrong!

    Ribbon supporting Marshall County               Many in the Nelson County Schools supported #MarshallStrong on Feb. 2.

Schools' energy efficiency honored

         Green energy-saving lightbulb.            Nelson County Schools was recognized, Jan. 23, as one of the top five energy efficient school districts in Kentucky for the 2016-17 school year.

Ten earn Google certifications

          Google Educator logo            Ten new Google Certified Educators for Nelson County Schools were honored for their achievement during the Board of Education meeting, Jan. 24.

Countywide Broadway Revue this weekend

                 Logo for Tonys Beware performances    Two hours of Broadway music will be presented by students from all over Nelson County this weekend.

Friday, Jan. 12, school canceled

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Nelson County School District has closed all schools for Friday, Jan. 12. Childcare centers will remain open. 

Superintendent applications accepted

           District logoSuperintendent applications being accepted through February 26, 12:00 noon.

New immunization requirements

Portion of immunization status formRecent amendments to the state law regarding immunization schedules required for attending school take effect July 1.

Important message for all parents

Vaccine bottlesNEW immunization requirements will be in effect for the 2018-19 school year.

TNHS hosts band concerts

Thomas Nelson High School Symphonic BandSeveral Nelson County Schools’ bands performed during a concert Dec. 5 in the Thomas Nelson High School Performing Arts Center.

Vacant Board of Education Seat

             District logo           Applications to be taken for appointment to the Nelson County Board of Education.

Use of NTI/Best Days 2017-2018

Parent Guide to Google ClassroomThe district will be using non-traditional instructional days (NTI/Best Days) to make up some days missed because of inclement weather.

‘Harvey’ opens tonight at TNHS

A scene from the play HarveyThe Thomas Nelson Drama Company will perform Harvey by Mary Chase Friday (Nov. 17) and Saturday (Nov. 18) in the TNHS Performing Arts Center.

Board to hold community forum

Owen Saylor photoKentucky Association of School Administrators Director of Program Development Owens Saylor speaks to district staff about the superintendent search process, which will include a community forum and survey.

Community Survey for Superintendent

Survey graphic Parents, staff, students, and community members are invited to share their thoughts about characteristics needed in a new superintendent.

Veterans honored at high schools

Veterans Day observanceAir Force Junior ROTC cadets participated in Veterans Day observances at both NCHS and TNHS.

NHS play ‘Café Murder’ at TNHS

Scene from New Haven playCafé Murder runs Friday and Saturday, Nov. 10-11 at 7 p.m. in the TNHS auditorium.

Boston presents 'Sleepy Hollow'

A scene for Boston playThe Legend of Sleepy Hollow runs Friday, Nov. 10 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, Nov. 11 at 2 and 7 p.m. in the Thomas Nelson High School auditorium.

High school English teacher needed

English teacher wantedThe district is seeking a high school English teacher. Apply online.

Superintendent search proceeds

KASA searchSuperintendent search will keep the board of education busy.

Students and their credit scores

KHEAA logoStudents should be familiar with credit scores, according to the KHEAA.

Visiting chef shares food/recipe tips

Visiting chefChef Mike Jones (center) shares the secrets for making delicious fish tacos with the cafeteria staff at Thomas Nelson High School.

Bus drivers/mechanics needed

District needs drivers and mechanicsThe Nelson County Schools is seeking bus drivers and mechanics.

District in need of substitute teachers

          Substitute teachers needed logo

The Nelson County Schools district is in need of more substitute teachers.

Parents/Guardians technology survey

Parents and guardians need to take this technology survey.Select the school(s) your child attends and complete the technology survey.

Financial aid words you need to know

KHEAA logoFuture college students need to understand some common financial aid terms.

FFA Autumn Fest set for Oct. 14, 21

FFA Fall Fest harvesters

FFA members gather gourds behind Thomas Nelson High School in preparation for Fall Fest.

TNHS SOC addresses school board

TNHS student organization council

Thomas Nelson High School Student Organization Council members address and deliver a slide presentation for the Nelson County Board of Education.

TNHS hosts regional college fair

Booth at the regional college fair

The Bardstown/Nelson County College Fair was held Sept. 14 at Thomas Nelson High School.

Bardstown/Nelson County College Fair

College Fair graphic 1All area juniors and seniors are invited to the Bardstown/Nelson County College Fair on Sept. 14.

Seniors fill out the FAFSA by Oct. 1

FAFSA reminder graphicStudents entering college or technical school in fall 2018 should submit their financial forms as soon as possible after Oct. 1, 2017.

Five selected as screeners

Teacher votes for representativeFive members of the Superintendent Screening Committee have been selected.

Parent Representative vote Aug. 29

Parent vote
The district is moving forward with the parent nomination process for the Superintendent Screening Committee. 

Students named Jeff Green Scholars

KHEEA logo

Twenty-six area students have been named Senator Jeff Green Scholars.

District schools closed for eclipse

Solar Eclipse

Schools will be closed on Monday, Aug. 21. (Photo courtesy of pixabay.com)

Brown greets TNHS staff

Brown greets TNHS staff

Interim Superintendent Tom Brown talks to TNHS staff members. He visited every district school on Aug. 8.

5K Run/Walk for the Kids Aug. 26

WHAS Crusade fundraiser promo photoJoin the “Run/Walk for the Kids” Aug. 26, 2017, at Bernheim Forest.

Brown named acting superintendent

Tom Brown, acting superintendent

Tom Brown of Danville has been named acting superintendent for the Nelson County Schools system, effective Aug. 1.

District to host town hall style forums

Town hall meetingsNelson County Schools will open its doors – and ears – for a “listening tour” of sorts this summer.