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BES fifth-graders, kindergarten students team up to code

On, Monday, Dec. 12, Bloomfield Elementary School paired kindergarten students with fifth-graders to learn and work together during an Hour of Code, an annual computer problem-solving event in recognition of the birthday of computing pioneer Admiral Grace Murray Hopper (Dec. 9, 1906). The Hour of Code has grown to become a global movement reaching tens of millions […]

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BES students display computer, robot skills for board

Bloomfield Elementary school students in Jenny Kidwell’s Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) class had small robots jump, spin, roll and squawk for the Nelson County Board of Education during its regular monthly meeting on Nov. 15. The students used iPads to program the miniature robots for this computer-based learning activity. Every month the board […]

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Board honors October Expect the Best award winners

The Nelson County Board of Education honored its October Expect the Best achievement award winners at its Oct. 25 meeting. Recipients were Nancy Dones, a Nelson County Early Learning Center custodian; Alaina Miller, a Bloomfield Elementary School student; Morgan Roby, a Foster Heights Elementary School teacher; and Stacy Hardin a Bloomfield Elementary School parent. The […]

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Three county schools earn Distinguished ratings

Thomas Nelson High School continued its winning ways by again earning Distinguished and School of Distinction designations as one of the top high schools in Kentucky, based on the 2015-2016 K-Prep state accountability scores released Sept. 29. Boston (middle) School and Bloomfield Elementary School (BES) were two more bright spots for Nelson County with both […]

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