Nelson County High School students enjoy the sun during a Senior Picnic and Field Day, Wednesday afternoon, May 23.
Just before 3 p.m. today, Nelson County High School received a social media message that prompted the school to go into lockdown while police investigated. While the message was not a direct threat on the school, the nature of the message forced administrators to place students and staff into lockdown.
Nelson County Schools will dismiss 2 ½ hours early on Friday, April 13.
NCATC student bunnies will egg your yard in a school fundraiser.
The Easter Bunny will be meeting and greeting and posing for photos at a sensory-friendly Easter Bunny Meet and Greet on March 24 at OKHMS. The event is sponsored by the district special education department.
Email will be unavailable from March 15 through March 19.
2018 kindergarten registration is scheduled for March 26-30.
Workshops are scheduled for special-needs families.
Enjoy a fitness activity and support your community!
This is a reminder about upcoming makeup days.
The Nelson County Area Technology Center has named seven Students of the Month for January.
Two hours of Broadway music will be presented by students from all over Nelson County this weekend.
Nelson County School District has closed all schools for Friday, Jan. 12. Childcare centers will remain open.
Applications to be taken for appointment to the Nelson County Board of Education.
Many students spend more for college than they should by making some common mistakes.
The Thomas Nelson Drama Company will perform Harvey by Mary Chase Friday (Nov. 17) and Saturday (Nov. 18) in the TNHS Performing Arts Center.
“Cardinal Follies” will be presented in the Nelson County High School auditorium this weekend, Nov. 17-19.
Kentucky 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.
Parents, staff, students, and community members are invited to share their thoughts about characteristics needed in a new superintendent.
The district is seeking a high school English teacher. Apply online.
The Nelson County Schools is seeking bus drivers and mechanics.
The Nelson County Schools district is in need of more substitute teachers.
Select the school(s) your child attends and complete the technology survey.
Future college students need to understand some common financial aid terms.
To apply for this position and to see other openings, follow this link.
Nelson County Schools is seeking to hire four RNs to serve as school nurses.
All area juniors and seniors are invited to the Bardstown/Nelson County College Fair on Sept. 14.
Students entering college or technical school in fall 2018 should submit their financial forms as soon as possible after Oct. 1, 2017.
Boston Elementary School Drama students rehearse for a Saturday performance of their production of “Salem Witch Trials.”
Nelson County Schools Superintendent Wes Bradley recently honored Tom Brown for his work as interim superintendent.
Schools will be closed on Monday, Aug. 21. (Photo courtesy of pixabay.com)
TNHS Assistant Princpal Courtney S. Newton has been appointed interim principal during the search for a new TNHS principal.
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.
Nelson County High School FFA greenhouse Spring Sales are underway.
Nelson County Early Learning Center registration is set for April 27.
Non-traditional curiosity and innovation camps set for the NC Area Technology Center this summer.
Taylora Schlossar has withdrawn her name from consideration for the superintendent’s position.
The board of education has named Wes Bradley the next superintendent for the Nelson County Schools system.
Superintendent applications being accepted through February 26, 12:00 noon.
The board has named four finalists for the Superintendent’s position.
Dates have been set for superintendent candidates to visit the district for tours, interviews, and public receptions.
NCHS and TNHS honor first responders with a special breakfast.
Three teachers receive pies in the face for the WHAS Crusade for Children.
Twenty have applied for the superintendent position.
TNHS and NCHS cross-country teams invite students, grades kindergarten through 8, to the 9th annual Popsicle Races.
Visit or call your child's school to sign-up for this free program.
Join the “Run/Walk for the Kids” Aug. 26, 2017, at Bernheim Forest.
Watch this video for information about changes in child care for 2018.
Tiffanie Clark, director of special education for Nelson County Schools, and Tanya Jury, NCHS principal, are in the first cohort of KWEL.
Bloomfield Elementary School fifth-grade students performed for the Nelson County Board of Education in January.
The Nelson County Board of Education has a new member.
Jacob Lanham has been selected for AFJROTC scholarship.
Many in the Nelson County Schools supported #MarshallStrong on Feb. 2.
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 new Google Certified Educators for Nelson County Schools were honored for their achievement during the Board of Education meeting, Jan. 24.
Recent amendments to the state law regarding immunization schedules required for attending school take effect July 1.
NEW immunization requirements will be in effect for the 2018-19 school year.
Several Nelson County Schools’ bands performed during a concert Dec. 5 in the Thomas Nelson High School Performing Arts Center.
Choirs from Old Kentucky Home Middle School and Nelson County High School performed Dec. 4 in the Nelson County High School auditorium.
Singing reindeer were among the numerous actors in the Boston School third- through fifth-grade performance of Santa’s Holiday Hoedown.
The district will be using non-traditional instructional days (NTI/Best Days) to make up some days missed because of inclement weather.
Air Force Junior ROTC cadets participated in Veterans Day observances at both NCHS and TNHS.
Café Murder runs Friday and Saturday, Nov. 10-11 at 7 p.m. in the TNHS auditorium.
The 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.
Superintendent search will keep the board of education busy.
New Haven and Boston Schools and Nelson County Early Learning Center are sponsoring a fundraiser to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
Nelson County High students participated in Operation Preparation on Oct. 19.
Students should be familiar with credit scores, according to the KHEAA.
Chef Mike Jones (center) shares the secrets for making delicious fish tacos with the cafeteria staff at Thomas Nelson High School.
A flower and a praying mantis become part of a Horizons Academy landscaping team.
Dr. Aristofanes Cedeno, GSP Executive Director and Academic Dean, shares his knowledge of the GSP application process while at NCHS.
FFA members gather gourds behind Thomas Nelson High School in preparation for Fall Fest.
Thomas Nelson High School Student Organization Council members address and deliver a slide presentation for the Nelson County Board of Education.
The Bardstown/Nelson County College Fair was held Sept. 14 at Thomas Nelson High School.
Fifty-four NCHS students earned a 3 or above on this spring's Advanced Placement exams.
Students at the Nelson County Early Learning Center celebrated International Dot Day.
The Nelson County Area Technology Center has announced its Students of the Month for September.
Nelson County High School is now taking nominations for its 2017 Athletic Hall of Fame.
Five members of the Superintendent Screening Committee have been selected.
On Labor Day, Sept. 4, at 8 a.m. join a family-friendly 5K run/walk at NCHS.
The district is moving forward with the parent nomination process for the Superintendent Screening Committee.
MCAKY has presented the Area Technology Center with $5,000 to enhance welding and HVAC instruction.
Racers begin the Popsicle races on Aug. 16 at Thomas Nelson High School.
Twenty-six area students have been named Senator Jeff Green Scholars.
Students begin a writing assignment at Old Kentucky Home Middle School on the first day of school.
NCHS freshman Jack Metcalf in his Algebra I class.
The morning sun highlights Nelson County students returning to school, Wednesday, Aug. 9.
Interim Superintendent Tom Brown talks to TNHS staff members. He visited every district school on Aug. 8.
Interim Superintendent Tom Brown talks to classified staff members.
Nelson County High School held its 2017-2018 Open House on Aug. 2.
Old Kentucky Home Middle School’s “Wildcat Launch” introduced sixth-graders to middle school life.
Nicole Bowling, center, with son Charles, discusses class information with Boston fourth- and fifth-grade teacher Shay Lancaster during Open House.
Tom Brown of Danville has been named acting superintendent for the Nelson County Schools system, effective Aug. 1.
The Nelson County Schools World Readiness Program has earned coast-to-coast recognition from the National School Public Relations Association.
Haley Gootee Victery has been selected to lead Cox’s Creek Elementary School into the new school year.
Robin Handloser has been selected as the next principal at Old Kentucky Home Middle School.
Area maintenance workers recently met at Old Kentucky Home Middle School.
NCHS teacher Katherine Kirzinger works with Keidren Ellery on a lesson during summer school at Horizons Academy.
“I’m very excited and humbled to be named principal of Nelson County High School."