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Board honors January ‘Expect the Best’ award winners

Nelson County Schools Superintendent Anthony Orr and the Nelson County Board of Education presented Sarah Williams, a Cox’s Creek Elementary School primary resource teacher, Kimberly Boone, a student in eighth grade at Boston School, and Wanda Parker, finance director for Nelson County Schools, with Expect the Best achievement awards during the board’s regular monthly meeting […]

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Board members bring critical skills to community ‘table’

January is a month for new beginnings and for celebrations. One celebration that receives scant attention honors the often-unsung heroes of many a community.  January is School Board Recognition Month. Divided into county districts, the current Nelson County Board of Education includes David Norman (First District), Diane Berry (Second District), Rebeka McGuire-Dye (Third District), Diane […]

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KSBA presents district 2016 OASIS Sweepstakes Award

For the sixth time in eight years, Nelson County Schools has won the Sweepstakes Award given in the annual Outstanding Achievement in School Information Services (OASIS) contest. The award honors Kentucky’s top school communications programs judged in statewide competition among districts of a similar size competing in four size categories. Nelson County competes in the […]

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Board honors December Expect the Best award winners

Nelson County Schools Superintendent Anthony Orr and the Nelson County Board of Education presented Barbara Griffin, a Bloomfield Middle School student; Nicole Harlow, a Boston School teacher; and Patrick Cundiff, a district maintenance department employee, with Expect the Best achievement awards during the board’s regular monthly meeting on Dec. 13. Sara Childers, a New Haven […]

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Board honors November Expect the Best award winners

Nelson County Schools Superintendent Anthony Orr and the Nelson County Board of Education presented Kathy Mattingly, a Nelson County Early Learning Center instructional assistant; Jeff Kisegy, a New Haven School teacher; Lee Ann Vincent, a Thomas Nelson High School parent; and Jazdon Gambrel, a Nelson County High School student, with Expect the Best achievement awards […]

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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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Horizons Academy students present at board meeting

Horizons Academy students Tony Nestor and Cam Thompson delivered presentations to the Nelson County Board of Education during its Oct. 25 meeting. Both students talked about unique Academy activities and programs, and Thompson also spoke from his personal experiences regarding the school.  Every month the board features a student presentation that rotates among all the district’s schools. […]

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