Alert: Nelson County Schools will be closed on Monday, Aug. 21. Child care facilities will be open and running on normal schedules. Child care attendees should NOT be picked up between the hours of 1 and 4 p.m. All extracurricular activities will be canceled or postponed until after 6 p.m.
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Cox's Creek Elementary School Students practice during dance workshop Celebrating K-PREP test results
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Cox's Creek Elementary School News

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Popsicle race series begins Aug. 16

Popsicle Races return for six weeks

TNHS and NCHS cross-country teams invite students, grades kindergarten through 8, to the 9th annual Popsicle Races.

District schools closed for eclipse

Solar Eclipse

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

Brown greets CCES staff

Brown greets CCES staff

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

Awaiting a bus ride

Waiting for the bus

The morning sun highlights Nelson County students returning to school, Wednesday, Aug. 9.

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.

Haley Victery to lead Cox’s Creek

Haley Victery after beings named CCES principal. Haley Gootee Victery has been selected to lead Cox’s Creek Elementary School into the new school year.

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.

Artists honored for visual arts calendar

Art Calendar ArtistsArtists for the districtwide visual arts calendar are honored.

Board members bring critical skills

Board members sworn in

Attorney Terry Geoghegan, right, administers the oath of office for Nelson County Board of Education members elected last fall.

Board member joins KSBA directors

Board member Diane Berry

Nelson County Board of Education member Diane Berry has been elected to the Kentucky School Boards Association (KSBA) Board of Directors as a Director at Large.

CIO position ‘in transition’

Jesse Morgan and David Coffing photo

With his announced retirement July 1, Nelson County Schools Chief Information Officer (CIO) David Coffing (right) will pass the CIO baton to Technology Director Jesse Morgan (left).

January's ‘Expect the Best’ winners

January Expect the Best Winners

Nelson County Schools Superintendent Anthony Orr and the Nelson County Board of Education presented the January Expect the Best achievement awards on Jan. 17.

CCES students dance to Timbuktu

Arts grant at CCES

Louisville dance instructor Deborah Denenfield conducted a week-long residency at Cox’s Creek Elementary School recently.

Help Cox's Creek by collecting plastic lids

Please help Cox's Creek by collecting plastic lids of all sizes and colors. We can send these to a company in Indiana and get benches for our school. We are also collecting aluminum cans to purchase items needed for our Outdoor Science Lab and Edible Gardens. Mrs. Paula Simpson is collecting aluminum tabs for Relay for Life. There are containers in our school lobby in which to place your donated items. If you should have any questions, please contact CCES.