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District News

IRON HORSE 5K is Saturday

Iron Horse 5K logoIron Horse Festival 5K Run and Walk is this Saturday, Sept. 8 in New Haven.

PRIDE Bowl and PRIDE Games 2018

PRIDE Bowl and PRIDE Games 2018The 2018 Nelson County PRIDE Bowl and PRIDE Games were held Aug. 24 at NCHS.

Annual NCHS Labor Day 5K/10K set

Labor Day 5K/10KNCHS will present the annual Labor Day 5K/10K at 8 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 3. Follow Read More link for complete information.

Bus to become tiny house at ATC

Bus for tiny houseStudents in Advanced Automotives will soon remove the seats from this school bus destined to become a tiny house.

Boston future LEADers!

Future LEADersFuture LEADers at Boston School have some fun.

Powerful Learning at OKHMS

OKHMS #NCPRIDETwo OKHMS learners ready for the new school year.

#NCPRIDE

#NCPRIDEFOLLOW our FACEBOOK page as we celebrate #NCPRIDE in each and every one of our schools.

Student Leadership at NCHS

Student LeadersStudent Leadership -- YES.

Run for the Kids 5K Saturday, Aug. 18

Run for the Kids 5K logoThe WHAS Crusade for Children 5K is set to be run on Saturday, Aug. 18. Registration deadline is Aug. 3.

Register your children with Infinite Campus

Infinite Campus Portal Info

Online Registration for the 2018-2019

School Year is now available through

your Infinite Campus Parent Portal

account.

Newton to LEAD Thomas Nelson

Newton to lead Thomas NelsonCourtney H. Newton has been named the new principal for Thomas Nelson High School.

CCES fifth-grade promotion

CCES fifth-grade promotion danceCox's Creek Elementary School fifth-graders do the Bulldogs' dance.

Boston School eighth-grade graduation

Boston School eighth-gradersEighth-graders at Boston School sing during their graduation ceremony.

NCHS Ice Cream Social and Field Day

NCHS Ice Cream Social and Field DayNelson County High School students enjoy the sun during a Senior Picnic and Field Day, Wednesday afternoon, May 23.

NCHS undergoes short lockdown

N-LogoJust 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.

Early dismissal on Friday, April 13

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

Associate's Degree Meeting Set

ECTC, Nelson County Schools Associate's Degree

NCATC will egg your yard

NCATC fundraiser NCATC student bunnies will egg your yard in a school fundraiser.

Easter Bunny Photos March 24

Easter Bunny photos availableThe 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.

District changing email provider

G-mailEmail will be unavailable from March 15 through March 19.

Kindergarten registration March 26-30

Kindergarten student2018 kindergarten registration is scheduled for March 26-30.

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!

Make-up days nearing

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

NCATC names January students

         Area Technology Center logo                  The Nelson County Area Technology Center has named seven Students of the Month for January.

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

      Snowflake         

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

Vacant Board of Education Seat

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

Avoid common financial aid mistakes

Logo Many students spend more for college than they should by making some common mistakes.

‘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.

‘Cardinal Follies’ at NCHS

Don't Rain on My Parade“Cardinal Follies” will be presented in the Nelson County High School auditorium this weekend, Nov. 17-19.

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.

High school English teacher needed

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

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.

Plays set for Saturday, April 28

Salem Witch TrialsBoston Elementary School Drama students rehearse for a Saturday performance of their production of “Salem Witch Trials.” 

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.

NCHS greenhouse open for sales

Greenhouse flowersNelson County High School FFA greenhouse Spring Sales are underway.

NCELC registration set

NCELC registrationNelson County Early Learning Center registration is set for April 27.

Summer Camps at NCATC

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

Superintendent candidate withdraws

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

Superintendent applications accepted

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

Four named for interviews

District logoThe board has named four finalists 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.

First responders honored

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

CCE teachers receive ‘Just Deserts’

Just Deserts Three teachers receive pies in the face for the WHAS Crusade for Children.

20 apply for superintendency

District logoTwenty have applied for the superintendent position.

Stay Connected with Infinite Campus

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

Nelson County child care update

Student and teacher at childcare centerWatch this video for information about changes in child care for 2018.

Principals talk school safety

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Administrators selected for KWEL

  Jury and Clark            Tiffanie Clark, director of special education for Nelson County Schools, and Tanya Jury, NCHS principal, are in the first cohort of KWEL.

BES students perform for board

   BES students at board meeting         Bloomfield Elementary School fifth-grade students performed for the Nelson County Board of Education in January.

 

Dickerson to serve on board

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

NCHS JROTC cadet earns scholarship

  Portrait of Jacob Lanham               Jacob Lanham has been selected for AFJROTC scholarship.

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.

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.

NCHS hosts choral concerts

NCHS Advanced SingersChoirs from Old Kentucky Home Middle School and Nelson County High School performed Dec. 4 in the Nelson County High School auditorium.

Reindeer rehearse for 'Hoedown'

Singing reindeer Singing reindeer were among the numerous actors in the Boston School third- through fifth-grade performance of Santa’s Holiday Hoedown.

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.

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.

Superintendent search proceeds

KASA searchSuperintendent search will keep the board of education busy.

Schools join to help fight cancer

Pennies for Patients photoNew Haven and Boston Schools and Nelson County Early Learning Center are sponsoring a fundraiser to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

NCHS ‘Op-Prep’ showcases careers

Sophomores meet industry repsNelson County High students participated in Operation Preparation on Oct. 19.

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.

Exercising ‘Flower Power’

Horizons landscaping team at work A flower and a praying mantis become part of a Horizons Academy landscaping team.

GSP Informational Meeting

Governor's Scholar Program Logo

Dr. Aristofanes Cedeno, GSP Executive Director and Academic Dean, shares his knowledge of the GSP application process while at NCHS. 

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.