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CMS choir to perform National Anthem on June 21

The date Campbellsville Middle School choir students will perform the National Anthem at a Lexington Legends game has been set.

CHS baseball season underway

Campbellsville High School baseball team’s season is underway. There are 23 members on this year’s squad, including seven seniors.

CES celebrates Music in Our Schools Week

Campbellsville Elementary School is celebrating Music in Our Schools Week this week, with dress-up days for students and staff members.

CMS students participate in 4-H speech contest

Campbellsville Middle School students recently participated in the Taylor County 4-H speech contest and took home blue ribbons. And one student, seventh-grader Fatimah Alabusalim, was named grand champion in the 14-year-old age category.

‘Operation Preparation’ helps students prepare for life after high school

Campbellsville middle and high school students learned how to prepare for life after high school on Thursday, March 26. “Operation Preparation” gave eighth-grade and sophomore students a glimpse into possible career pathways they might choose after they graduate.

CHS students learn about emergency services

Campbellsville High School students recently learned what it’s like to work in emergency services.

CES student leaders honored with luncheon

Campbellsville Elementary School’s Leaders of the Week for the month of February were honored with a luncheon on Tuesday, March 24.

CES celebrates Music in Our Schools Week

Campbellsville Elementary School is celebrating Music in Our Schools Week this week, with dress-up days for students and staff members.

CHS students to attend state FCCLA meeting

Campbellsville High School FCCLA students will attend the Kentucky FCCLA meeting in Louisville next Monday through Wednesday, March 30 through April 1.

CHS students are college, career ready

Campbellsville High School students are continuing their efforts to become college and career ready.

CES students learn about science

Campbellsville Elementary School second-grade Wings Express students recently worked in groups to conduct an experiment and learn about science.

CES celebrates Music in Our Schools Week

Campbellsville Elementary School is celebrating Music in Our Schools Week this week, with dress-up days for students and staff members.

Students celebrate 100th day of preschool

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ preschool students celebrated their 100th day of school on Thursday, March 19, with special treats and activities.

CES students learn about reading

Campbellsville Elementary School students played games while learning about reading on Thursday, March 19. Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center hosted Be Excited About Reading night, with help from Campbellsville University early childhood education students.

CMS students win awards at regional academic team competition

Campbellsville Middle School fourth- and fifth-grade academic team took home several awards at regional governor’s cup competition last weekend.

Wings Express changes hours

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express activities will now be from 3 to 5 p.m. each Friday instead of 1 to 3 p.m.

CMS choir to perform

Campbellsville Middle School will perform for parents and the community on Sunday, April 26.

CES students shave their head for cancer research

Two third-grade students at Campbellsville Elementary School shaved their heads on Saturday to raise money for cancer research.

CES celebrates Music in Our Schools Week

Campbellsville Elementary School is celebrating Music in Our Schools Week this week, with dress-up days for students and staff members.

 

CMS names Leaders of the Week

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of March 23.

CMS students talk with senator

Campbellsville Middle School students spoke to State Sen. Max Wise, R-Campbellsville, on Thursday, March 19, about how government directly impacts them as eighth-graders.

CMS student wins essay contest

Campbellsville Middle School student Peyton Dabney was recently named a winner of this year’s Grandparent of the Year essay contest sponsored by AARP Kentucky and Kentucky Retired Teachers Association.

CHS teacher wins scholarship

Dee Doss, a science teacher at Campbellsville High School, was recently awarded a scholarship.

CHS students moving toward college, career readiness

Campbellsville High School students are continuing to move forward in becoming college and career ready.

Student artwork on display

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students are displaying their artwork at the Taylor County Public Library.

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Campbellsville Middle School students learned all about Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math on Friday, March 13, during a STEAM workshop.

CES names Leaders of the Month

Campbellsville Elementary School recently recognized its Wings Express students as Leaders of the Month.

CMS volleyball starts season with a win

Campbellsville Middle School Lady Eagle volleyball players began their season on Thursday, March 12, with wins over Metcalfe County.

CHS tennis teams battle John Hardin

Campbellsville High School tennis teams battled John Hardin High School on Monday, March 16, with the girls’ team bringing home a win.

CHS softball field house officially open

Campbellsville High School Lady Eagles softball team hosted a ribbon cutting and grand opening for its new softball field house on Tuesday, March 17.

CES yearbook orders due April 17

Campbellsville Elementary School’s yearbook is available for pre-order.

CHS to host Seven Habits training for families

Campbellsville High School Family Resource and Youth Services Center and Eagle Excellence program will host free Seven Habits of Successful Families training for parents and caregivers.

Campbellsville Independent Schools FRYSC to host volunteer training

Campbellsville Independent Schools Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host a volunteer training on Wednesday, April 15, at noon.

CES students learn about nutrition

Campbellsville Elementary School second- and third-grade students recently learned about nutrition and how to make their own pizza.

CES arts students learn about form and space

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning about form and space.

CES hosts Book Parade

Campbellsville Elementary School hosted its third annual Book Parade on Tuesday, March 17. Students and their families created a display featuring a book or book series they enjoyed reading together.

CMS names Leaders of the Week

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of March 16.

CES to celebrate Music in Our Schools Week

Campbellsville Elementary School will celebrate Music in Our Schools Week next week, March 23-27, with dress-up days for students and staff members.

CMS celebrates Read Across America Week

Campbellsville Middle School celebrated Read Across America Week the week of March 9-13, with dress-up days for students and staff members and other events centered around Dr. Seuss.

CES teacher completes leadership project with students

Campbellsville Elementary School first-grade teacher Cherrish Sharlow recently completed a leadership project with students, teaching them about reading and Dr. Seuss.

CHS baseball team hosts lasagna dinner

Campbellsville High School boys baseball team hosted its annual lead-off lasagna dinner and auction on Saturday, March 14. More than 400 people attended and about $4,200 was raised.

 

Students learn STEAM principles

Campbellsville Middle School students learned all about Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math on Friday, March 13, during a STEAM workshop.

CMS celebrates Read Across America Week

Campbellsville Middle School celebrated Read Across America Week last week, with dress up days for students and staff members and other events centered around Dr. Seuss.

 

CHS hosts blood drive

Campbellsville High School National Honor Society hosted a Kentucky Blood Center blood drive on Friday, March 13, at Hamilton Auditorium. About 25 teachers and students donated.

CMS students honored at luncheon

Campbellsville Middle School students were honored with a luncheon on Friday, March 13, and learned about being successful from two Taylor County leaders.

CES hosts book fair breakfast

Campbellsville Elementary School hosted a book fair breakfast on Friday, March 13.

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Congratulations to Sidney Edwards!

Campbellsville High School senior Sidney Edwards recently passed the COMPASS reading exam. She is now college and career ready in pre-nursing.

Students lead devotional at KSBA conference

Campbellsville Independent Schools FCA members recently led the Sunday morning devotional at the annual Kentucky School Boards Association conference, which was Feb. 27 through March 1.

CHS art students make tape sculptures

Campbellsville High School students made tape sculptures of themselves and placed them around their high school.

CMS celebrates Read Across America Week

Campbellsville Middle School is celebrating Read Across America Week this week, with dress up days for students and staff members and other events centered around Dr. Seuss.

CHS students working to become college, career ready

Campbellsville High School students are moving forward in their effort to become college and career ready

CES teachers present at statewide conference

Several Campbellsville Elementary School teachers recently delivered a presentation about engaging students at the Kentucky Center for Mathematics statewide conference.

 

CHS students attend journalism workshop

Campbellsville High School students attended the Kentucky High School Journalism Workshop at Campbellsville University campus on Thursday, March 12.

 

CMS students to perform National Anthem at Lexington Legends game

Campbellsville Middle School choir students have been chosen to perform the National Anthem at an upcoming Lexington Legends game.

CMS celebrates Read Across America Week

Campbellsville Middle School is celebrating Read Across America Week this week, with dress up days for students and staff members and other events centered around Dr. Seuss.

CMS names Leaders of the Week

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of March 9.

 

Students to end school year May 27

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students will end the school year on Wednesday, May 27.

After missing five days of school in February and two days in March because of snow, some changes were made to this year’s academic calendar.

CMS, CHS art teacher receives Dare to Soar Award

Campbellsville middle and high school art teacher Jo Ann Harris received this month’s Dare to Soar award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, March 12.

Students participate in tornado drill

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students participated in a statewide tornado drill on Tuesday, March 12, at 10:07 a.m.

CMS celebrates Read Across America Week

Campbellsville Middle School is celebrating Read Across America Week this week, with dress up days for students and staff members and other events centered around Dr. Seuss.

CHS student is college and career ready

Campbellsville High School senior Sidney Edwards recently passed the COMPASS reading exam.

 

CMS choir event raises more than $1,300

Campbellsville Middle School choir hosted its Singing for Sweets fundraiser on Sunday and more than $1,300 was raised for the choir program.

CMS celebrates Read Across America Week

Campbellsville Middle School is celebrating Read Across America Week this week, with dress up days for students and staff members and other events centered around Dr. Seuss.

CES students undergo health screenings

Campbellsville Elementary School students underwent health screenings on Monday, March 2, with some help from Campbellsville University nursing students.

CES students learn to bake

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning to bake. Wings Express students in Doretha Sanders’ third-grade class recently learned how to bake sugar cookies.

CHS hires two new teachers

Campbellsville High School has hired two new teachers.

Leticia Lopez teaches Spanish and Lindsay Williams has come back to CHS to teach English.

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Congratulations to CMS academic team!

Campbellsville Middle School fourth- and fifth-grade academic team won the district governor’s cup competition on Saturday, Feb. 28, for the first time in about 10 years. As a result, the team advances to regional competition later this month.

CES names Leaders of the Week

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Feb. 27.

 

CMS names Leaders of the Week

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of March 2.

 

CMS to celebrate Read Across America Week

Campbellsville Middle School will celebrate Read Across America Week the week of March 9-13, with dress up days for students and staff members and other events centered around Dr. Seuss.

CHS students are college, career ready

Campbellsville High School students are working to becoming college and career ready.

CHS chili supper raises $3,000 for principal’s family

Campbellsville High School’s chili supper to benefit principal Kirby Smith’s family raised $3,000 to help pay for medical expenses.

CHS students finishing tape sculptures

Campbellsville High School students are nearly finished with their tape sculptures of themselves and will soon place them around their high school.

CMS students learn about careers

Campbellsville Middle School students recently learned about some careers they might pursue after graduation.

CES celebrates Dr. Seuss Week

Campbellsville Elementary School recently celebrated a week of Read Across America events to honor Dr. Seuss’s birthday on March 2. Events began Tuesday, Feb. 24 and ended Feb. 27.

CMS academic team wins district governor’s cup competition

Campbellsville Middle School fourth- and fifth-grade academic team won the district governor’s cup competition on Saturday, Feb. 28, for the first time in about 10 years. As a result, the team advances to regional competition later this month.

Board members hear architect proposals

Renovation plans at Campbellsville elementary and middle schools are moving forward, with an architect for the project possibly hired on Monday, March 9.

Campbellsville Board of Education members met in special session on Monday, March 2, to interview representatives from three architecture firms.

CES celebrates Dr. Seuss Week

Campbellsville Elementary School is celebrating a week of Read Across America events to honor Dr. Seuss’s upcoming birthday on March 2. Events began Tuesday, Feb. 24.

Friday was “Cat in the Hat” Day and students and staff members were asked to dress as their favorite Dr. Seuss characters.

CES celebrates ‘I Love to Read’ Day

Campbellsville Elementary school recently celebrated “I Love to Read” Day by inviting community leaders to read stories to students.

CES students raise money for American Heart Association

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently participated in Hoops for Heart and raised money for the American Heart Association.

CHS students help city officials plan for the future

Campbellsville High School students are helping city officials plan for Campbellsville’s future.

CES kindergarten registration is March 30 through April 2

Campbellsville Elementary School will host kindergarten registration on March 30 through April 2.

CES first-graders to perform 'Jungle Party Tonight!’

Campbellsville Elementary School first-grade students will perform "Jungle Party Tonight!” on Monday, March 30.

Lady Eagles to host field house ribbon cutting, alumni softball game

Campbellsville High School Lady Eagles softball team will have a ribbon cutting and grand opening for its new field house at the Campbellsville Elementary School campus on Tuesday, March 17, at 11 a.m.

On Saturday, March 28, activities at the field house will continue with middle and high school softball games at noon and 2 p.m. After the games, at 4 p.m., former Lady Eagles players and coaches will be recognized and play in an alumni game.

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Congratulations to Anthony Farris!

Campbellsville Middle School science teacher Anthony Farris was featured in the Feb. 23 issue of the Central Kentucky News-Journal. Farris was interviewed as part of a series of stories about Black History Month. Be sure to read the story!

CMS, CHS students participate in KMEA all-state choirs

Campbellsville middle and high school students recently participated in all-state choirs at the annual Kentucky Music Educators Association professional development conference earlier this month. For the first time, Campbellsville students participated in each of the three choir levels.

And, Cyndi Chadwick, choral director at Campbellsville elementary and high schools, was named this year’s 4th District Elementary Music Teacher of the Year.

CES celebrates Dr. Seuss Week

Campbellsville Elementary School is celebrating a week of Read Across America events to honor Dr. Seuss’s upcoming birthday on March 2. Events began Tuesday, Feb. 24.

 “I Am Not Going to Get Up Today” was the theme for Thursday and students and staff were asked to wear pajamas.

CHS art students make life-size tape sculptures

Campbellsville High School students are making tape sculptures of themselves to be placed around their high school.

CES students watch children’s play

Campbellsville Elementary School students were treated to a performance of the play “Señora Tortuga” on Tuesday, Feb. 24.

CMS students participate in academic team competition

Campbellsville Middle School students participated in the district governor’s cup academic team competition on Tuesday and will again on Saturday to see which students will advance to regional competition.

CMS students hear state representative talk about legislative process

Campbellsville Middle School students heard first-hand about how state government works on Tuesday, Feb. 24.

CES celebrates Dr. Seuss Week

Campbellsville Elementary School is celebrating a week of Read Across America events to honor Dr. Seuss’s upcoming birthday on March 2. Events began Tuesday, Feb. 24.

Wednesday was “Wacky Wednesday” and students and staff wore crazy outfits. See photos from the day below and in a slideshow on the CES page.

CHS STLP students win awards, advance to state competition

Campbellsville High School STLP students Kyrsten Hill, Devon Wright and Micah Price were recently chosen during the statewide Digital Product Virtual Judging process to advance to the state STLP competition at the University of Kentucky on March 26.

CHS students are college ready, improve ACT scores

Campbellsville High School students are improving their ACT scores and two have become college ready as a result.

CES celebrates Dr. Seuss Week

Campbellsville Elementary School is celebrating a week of Read Across America events to honor Dr. Seuss’s upcoming birthday on March 2. Events began Tuesday, Feb. 24.

Tuesday was “Green Eggs and Ham” Day and students and staff were asked to wear green in honor of the book.

Board members to interview architecture firms

Plans to renovate Campbellsville Independent Schools are moving forward.

Campbellsville Board of Education members will soon interview representatives from three architecture firms and then decide who will design the upcoming construction and renovation at the school district.

 

CES hosts Wings Express family night

Campbellsville Elementary School 21st Century Program, known as Wings Express, hosted a family night on Feb. 12, with 160 people attending.

 

CES teachers renew national board certification

Two Campbellsville Elementary School teachers recently renewed their national board certification. With Lynne Horn and Laura Dicken renewing their certification, CES has three teachers with national board certification. Chanci Patterson is also certified.

 

CHS seniors honored

Campbellsville High School seniors were honored on Saturday night during a doubleheader basketball game against Green County. CHS senior cheerleaders were also recognized.

Campbellsville swim team finishes season

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ swim team finished its season on Feb. 13 and 14, at the Region 3 swim meet in Versailles at Falling Springs Recreation Center. The team finished in 23rd place.

 

CMS math class studies perimeter and area

Campbellsville Middle School students in Garnetta Murrell’s math classes are studying perimeter and area and they recently sang the Perimeter and Area song during their studies.

 

CHS JV basketball team wins district tournament

Campbellsville High School junior varsity boys’ basketball team defeated Taylor and Marion counties to win the Boys’ 20th District Junior Varsity Tournament championship on Saturday, Feb. 14.

CES plans Dr. Seuss Week activities

Campbellsville Elementary School is planning a week of Read Across America events to honor Dr. Seuss’s upcoming birthday on March 2. Events begin Monday, Feb. 23.

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Congratulations to CHS JV Basketball team!

Campbellsville High School junior varsity boys’ basketball team defeated Taylor and Marion counties to win the Boys’ 20th District Junior Varsity Tournament championship on Saturday, Feb. 14.

CMS hosts Valentine's dance

Campbellsville Middle School hosted a Valentine's dance on Friday, Feb. 13.

CMS students learn about college

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders met with the College Info Road Show on Wednesday, Feb. 11.

CHS students study World War I

Campbellsville High School students in Blake Milby’s world history class are studying World War I and were asked on Feb. 12 to create a visual representation with an explanation of the causes of the war.

 

CMS principal creates video to cancel school

Campbellsville Middle School Principal Elisha Rhodes has created a video announcing that school was canceled the week of Feb. 16. And, she has issued similar challenges to her students.

CHS students finish ball machines

Campbellsville High School students in Jo Ann Harris’s art class are using concepts of art to study the mechanics of engineering.

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ website gets new look

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ website is getting a new look.

On Wednesday, March 18, the website will feature a new design. The current content on the webpage will be transferred to a new site. As such, the website can’t be updated on Monday, March 16, or Tuesday, March 17, while content is being moved.

CES to host annual Book Parade

Campbellsville Elementary School will host its third annual Book Parade on Tuesday, March 17.

CHS to host field house grand opening, alumni softball game

Campbellsville High School will host an open house and ribbon cutting for its new field house on the Campbellsville Elementary School campus on Saturday, March 14.

CHS lasagna dinner rescheduled

Campbellsville High School baseball's lasagna dinner scheduled for Saturday, March 7, has been rescheduled.

CES book fair extended

Campbellsville Elementary School’s book fair has been extended.

Because of inclement weather, the book fair will now end Friday, March 13. The fair is in the CES library.

CHS to host blood drive

Campbellsville High School National Honor Society will sponsor a blood drive on Friday, March 13.

CES students hit the mark

Campbellsville Elementary School students are hitting the mark. Wings Express students in Doretha Sanders’ third-grade class are learning all about archery, including how to hold a bow and arrow and the correct technique to hit their target.

CMS students see legislative process in action

Campbellsville Middle School leadership students, along with students from Taylor and Green counties, saw the legislative process first hand on Thursday, Feb. 12, which was Abraham Lincoln’s birthday.

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Congratulations to Junior Guard members!

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students participating in Junior Guard for the 2014-2015 school year are Brandon Lawson, Savannah Lane, Haley Watson, Tristan Lopez, Christian Berry and Nicolas Cowan. Aaron Webb, a specialist with the Campbellsville National Guard, sponsors the Junior Guard, which is part of the Drug Demand Reduction Program.

CHS celebrates homecoming

Campbellsville High School is celebrating homecoming this week. After Thursday's events, the junior class has won spirit week.

CHS homecoming highlights

Campbellsville High School celebrated homecoming on Feb. 9-12. The junior class won spirit games, with the seniors coming in second.

CMS names Leaders of the Week

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Feb. 16.

 

CMS, CHS band students participate in honors bands

Campbellsville middle and high school band members have been chosen to participate in honors bands.

 

CES student leaders honored with luncheon

Campbellsville Elementary School’s Leaders of the Week for the month of January were honored with a luncheon on Tuesday, Feb. 10.

CES Lighthouse Team members hosted the first ever lunch to honor the students who were chosen as Leaders of the Week in January. Students are awarded the Leader of the Week honor based on their leadership skills.

CHS celebrates homecoming

Campbellsville High School is celebrating homecoming this week. After Wednesday's events, the senior class remains in the lead in spirit points.

CES students study Kentucky history

Campbellsville Elementary School students in Patty Haley’s third-grade social studies class are studying Kentucky history. As part of the unit, students made Kentucky Derby hats and learned to sing “My Old Kentucky Home.”

 

CHS students become college and career ready

Several Campbellsville High School students have passed benchmarks on Compass testing and are now college and career ready.

CHS celebrates homecoming

Campbellsville High School is celebrating homecoming this week. After Tuesday's events, the senior class is leading in spirit points.

CMS names Leaders of the Week

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Feb. 9. They are fourth-grader Kaden Benningfield, sixth-grader Kenzi Forbis, seventh-grader Jewell Cox, fifth-grader Emily Wilson and eighth-grader Mariah Lowery.

 

CHS senior joins National Guard

Campbellsville High School senior Austin Ward has passed medical testing and was sworn in as a U.S. Army National Guard soldier on Friday, Feb. 6.

 

CES names Leaders of the Week

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Feb. 6. They are Alexia Howard, Keeton Hord, Caleb Holt and Natasha Torres.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of Feb. 6. They are Tyler Haulk and Shawn Dong.

CHS partners with local group to end drug abuse

Campbellsville High School has partnered with a local mother in her quest to stop drug abuse in Taylor County.

CHS celebrates homecoming

Campbellsville High School is celebrating homecoming this week. Seniors won the spirit game and dress-up contest on Monday.

CMS choir to host ‘Singing for Sweets’ fundraiser

Campbellsville Middle School choir will host its annual “Singing for Sweets” fundraiser at 2 p.m. on Sunday, March 8, at the school cafeteria.

CHS to host annual lasagna dinner and auction fundraiser

Campbellsville High School baseball will host its ninth annual lead-off dinner and auction fundraiser on Saturday, March 7, at 6:30 p.m. at the CHS gymnasium.

Students participate in Junior Guard

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students participating in Junior Guard for the 2014-2015 school year are, front, from left, Brandon Lawson, Savannah Lane and Haley Watson. Back, Tristan Lopez, Christian Berry and Nicolas Cowan.

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Congratulations to CMS Leaders of the Week!

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Feb. 2. They are fourth-grader Damon Johnson, eighth-grader Brooke Tucker, sixth-grader Clark Kidwell, seventh-grader Emily Rodgers and fifth-grader Zachary Underwood.

CHS forms Eagle News Team

Campbellsville High School has formed an Eagle News Team, which will work with Campbellsville radio station Q-104 to deliver news about the district to the Taylor County community.

CMS student advances to state academic team competition

A Campbellsville Middle School student received a third-place award at a recent academic team competition and will advance to the state Governor’s Cup competition next month.

CHS students learn how to weigh an elephant

Campbellsville High School senior physics students are learning the principles of torque through a series of experiments, one of which was entitled “weighing an elephant.”

 

CES students makes snowflakes

Campbellsville Elementary School students learned to make paper snowflakes on Wednesday, Feb. 4.

Counselor Sonya Orberson’s reading groups also learned words that relate to snow and read “Katy and the Big Snow” by Virginia Lee Burton.

CU students visit Campbellsville schools

Campbellsville University education students visited Campbellsville Independent Schools on Wednesday, Feb. 4, to get a first-hand look at what it’s like to be a teacher.

Students in Assistant Professor of Education Dottie Davis’s introduction to education course took tours of Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools and spent time with students and teachers in the classrooms.

CHS students using art to study engineering

Campbellsville High School students in Jo Ann Harris’s art class are using concepts of art to study the mechanics of engineering. Using Popsicle sticks, wire and glue, the students are making ball machine sculptures.

CHS chili supper rescheduled

Campbellsville High School was to host a chili supper on Tuesday, Feb. 17, during a basketball doubleheader to benefit principal Kirby Smith’s family.

However, because of snow, Campbellsville Independent Schools wasn't in session Feb. 17, and the chili supper will be rescheduled.

CMS cheerleaders selling socks

Campbellsville Middle School cheerleaders are selling Eagles socks as a fundraiser.

Socks are $14 a pair and are purple and gold with Eagles lettering. They are availalble in children and adult sizes.

CHS chili supper to benefit principal’s family

Campbellsville High School’s chili supper to benefit principal Kirby Smith’s family has been rescheduled for Tuesday, March 3.

The supper was originally scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 17, but was rescheduled because of inclement weather.

CMS names Leaders of the Week

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Feb. 2.

CHS yearbooks on sale

Campbellsville High School yearbook orders are being taken now.

Yearbook students will sell the books during lunch for $30.

 

CHS students pass IC3 tests

Several Campbellsville High School students have passed online tests that give them college credit, technical career readiness and globally recognized industry certification.

CHS student passes IC3 exam

Campbellsville High School student Katelynn French passed the IC3 exam for key applications on Friday, Jan. 30.

CHS Academic Team wins at district competition

Campbellsville High School Academic team took home several awards at district Governor’s Cup competition on Saturday, Jan. 24.

 

U.S. Marine visits CES class

Campbellsville Elementary School students in Shirley Cox’s first-grade class recently received a visit from Lt. Colonel Jonathan Langlois. He recently returned from a nine-month deployment to the U.S. 5th and 6th fleet areas of operation with the Bataan Amphibious Ready Group. Langlois talked with students about how important education is for their future.

 

CES students decorate cookies

Campbellsville Elementary School students in Shirley Cox’s first-grade class recently decorated snowmen cookies.

 

CMS to host student-led conferences

Campbellsville Middle School will host student-led parent conferences on Monday, Feb. 9, from 5 to 7:30 p.m. at the school.

Student performances will be from 5 to 5:30 p.m. on the Seven Habits of Highly Effective People.

CHS students win at Beta convention

Campbellsville High School Beta Club students brought home three awards – including a first-place honor – at this year’s annual state Beta convention in Louisville. And as a result, the CHS Beta club will compete at the national Beta convention later this year.

CMS, CHS math students practice graphing

Campbellsville middle and high school students are learning to graph inequalities in Cheryl Dicken’s honors algebra 1 class.

On Wednesday, Jan. 28, students completed graphs and used smartphones to scan QR codes and get a new problem to graph.

CMS students study, sing about angles

Campbellsville Middle School fourth-grade students in Garnetta Murrell’s math classes are studying geometry. As part of the unit, they are studying angles.

 

CES art students studying texture, rhythm

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning about texture and rhythm in Adrienne Hash’s art class. Students in Lynne Horn’s class were asked to draw a rainforest scene that shows rhythm. Students in Cherrish Sharlow’s class made clay pots and used designs to add texture to them.

 

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Congratulations to CHS Boys’ Basketball Team!

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team represented Campbellsville Independent Schools by playing in the All “A” Classic state tournament on Thursday, Jan. 29, after winning the Fifth Region All “A” Classic championship on Friday, Jan. 23. CHS battled Shelby Valley High School on Thursday. Though the Eagles were down by just one point at half-time, Shelby Valley advanced to the second round after defeating the Eagles with a final score of 58-46. Blake Clark scored 16 points for the Eagles and Austin Hash scored 10.

Art honor society students making conference banner

Campbellsville High School art honor society students are making a banner for display at the Kentucky School Boards Association annual conference at the Galt House in Louisville on Feb. 27 through March 1.

CMS students perform songs, dances

Campbellsville Middle School students, during Monday Morning Minutes on Monday, Jan. 26, performed songs and dances about the Seven Habits of Highly Effective People to compete for the spirit stick.

Board of Education member receives professional development certification

Going beyond what is required by Kentucky law, a member of the Campbellsville Board of Education has earned advanced certification for professional development focused on improving the school district.

Board member Pat Hall has earned Level Two Certification in the Kentucky School Boards Association Academy of Studies.

CMS students honored at luncheon, learn about entrepreneurship

Campbellsville Middle School students were honored with a luncheon on Tuesday, Jan. 27, and  learned about entrepreneurship from a Taylor County business owner.

CES students learn how to prepare for emergencies

Campbellsville Elementary School students learned on Monday, Jan. 26, how they should prepare for emergencies. And, students received pillowcases from the American Red Cross to decorate and fill with essential items to become their family’s disaster kit.

 

CMS sixth-grade boys win Krushers championship

Campbellsville Middle School sixth-grade boys’ basketball team finished its season Sunday, Jan. 25, as Krushers Tournament Champions.

CMS sixth-grade girls win Krushers championship

Campbellsville Middle School sixth-grade girls’ basketball team won the Krushers Hoopfest tournament on Sunday, Jan. 25.

 

New CMS staff members announced

Campbellsville Middle School has added nine new members to its faculty and staff roster.

They include Amy Knifley, guidance secretary; Trista Schwoebel and Jessica Newton, instructional aides; Allison Lawless, eighth-grade science teacher; Lee Allen, custodian; Courtney Mills, reading interventionist; Jill Byrne, an ECE teacher at CMS and Campbellsville High School; Whitney Hagan, a library assistant at CMS and CHS; and JoAnn Harris, an art teacher at CHS and CMS.

CMS names Leaders of the Week

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Jan. 26. They are fourth-grader Davanna Reardon, eighth-grader Tristan Johnson, sixth-grader Tierra Bridgewater, seventh-grader Savanna Brockman and fifth-grader Serenity Ford.

 

It's a Great Day to be an Eagle!

Please congratulate the following on their achievements.

Congratulations to CHS Basketball Team!

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball defeated Green County on Tuesday in the Touchstone Energy Fifth Region All “A” Classic at Bethlehem High School. With the win, the Eagles advance to tonight’s championship game at 6 p.m. against host Bethlehem.

CES names Leaders of the Week

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Friday, Jan. 23. They are River McFarland, Isaiah Jeffries, Peyton Smith and Ryan Grubbs.

 

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

Campbellsville Elementary School recently announced its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of Friday, Jan. 23. They are Mason Jackson, Tiffani Gaddie, Noah Nelson and Chloe Thompson.

 

Eagles win All "A" Classic championship, advance to state tournament

Campbellsville High School boys basketball defeated Bethlehem by a score of 52-46 on Friday, Jan. 23, to win the Touchstone Energy Fifth Region All "A" Classic championship.

CMS students learn life skills

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grade students recently learned to make omelets in a life skills class.

 

CHS students see the stars

Campbellsville High School students participating in the Kentucky Scholars Program visited the MacAdam Student Observatory at University of Kentucky in Lexington on Jan. 21.

CMS cheerleaders win CKMSAC competition

Campbellsville Middle School cheerleaders won the Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference cheer competition in the age 15 and younger category on Jan. 17.

 

CMS students learn about Revolutionary War

Campbellsville Middle School students learned about the Revolutionary War the week of Jan. 20. Students from Jessica Lile’s fifth-grade and Robbilyn Speer’s eighth-grade classes partnered to study the war.

CHS students, faculty battle in ping pong tournament

Campbellsville High School students and faculty members battled in a ping pong tournament on Tuesday, Jan. 20, sponsored by the CHS 21st Century Learning Center.

Freshman Bryce Richardson was the overall champion, defeating CHS information technology teacher and girls’ tennis coach Sonya Kessler.

Wilkerson tabbed as CHS inductee into Regional Hall of Fame

Campbellsville High surprised Katie Wilkerson on Friday, Jan. 16, as the school’s 2015 inductee into the Fifth Region Athletic Directors Hall of Fame.

Wilkerson, who will be CHS’ 10th honoree, is currently in her 26th year with the Campbellsville Independent School System serving as a teacher, coach and assistant athletic director.

CMS basketball players, cheerleaders recognized

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grade basketball players and cheerleaders were recognized on Tuesday, Jan. 20, and the team beat St. Charles.

 

CMS names Leaders of the Week

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Jan. 19.

CMS academic team takes home awards, advances to regionals

Campbellsville Middle School’s sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade academic team members won awards at District Governor’s Cup competition on Saturday, Jan. 17. Seven students advance to regional competition with the future problem solving team.

Campbellsville students named to district, honors bands

Campbellsville middle and high school students were recently named to all district and honors bands.

FCCLA members win at regional competition

Campbellsville High School FCCLA members won at regional STAR events competition at Clinton County High School on Saturday, Jan. 17.

No school for remainder of the week

There will be no school for the remainder of the week in the Campbellsville Independent School District.

CMS student makes school history

Campbellsville Middle School student Reagan Knight wants to make her voice heard. And, at the same time, she is making school history.

Last month, Knight, 13, an eighth-grade student, was elected to serve as president of the Senate at the Kentucky Youth Assembly this coming December.

It's a Great Day to be an Eagle!

Please congratulate the following on their achievements.

Congratulations to Academic Achievers!

Students from the elementary, middle and high schools were named Academic Achievers for January. They are Brianna Atwood and Caleb Holt, third-graders at CES; Haylee Allen and Noah Wilson, fourth-graders at CMS; and Shauna Jones and Dalton Ballentine, sophomores at CHS.

Congratulations to Michael “Spanky” Despain!

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grade social studies teacher Michael “Spanky” Despain received the Dare to Soar Award for January. He has worked at the district for 17 years.

Preschool students learn about penguins

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ preschool students are getting hands-on learning about penguins and polar bears.

 

CHS students teach computer coding

Campbellsville High School students in the Student Technology Leadership Program with teacher Sonya Kessler recently taught Campbellsville Middle School teacher Kaye Agathen’s fourth-grade social studies class about computer coding.

CHS students teach dental hygiene

Campbellsville High School FCCLA students recently taught Campbellsville Middle School students about dental hygiene.

Campbellsville School administrators tour Murakami

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ administrators recently toured the Murakami factory.

CMS students learn elements of art

Campbellsville Middle School fourth- through sixth-grade art students are studying the elements of art.

CMS teacher receives Dare to Soar Award

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grade social studies teacher Michael “Spanky” Despain received this month’s Dare to Soar Award at the Monday, Jan. 12, Campbellsville Board of Education meeting.

CMS students participate in library scavenger hunt

Campbellsville Middle School students in Paige Cook’s eighth-grade language arts class are learning how to use research resources in the school’s media center by completing a library scavenger hunt.

 

CMS Beta club donates to animal shelter, Toys for Kids

Campbellsville Middle School Beta Club donated more than $250 each to the Taylor County Animal Shelter and Toys for Kids drive this year.

Money was raised by CMS students during penny wars and was used to buy toys, pet food and more.

Campbellsville Schools honor academic achievers

Campbellsville Independent Schools recently announced its academic achievers for January. A boy and a girl from each school are named.

Those recognized include CES third-graders Caleb Holt and Brianna Atwood, CMS fourth-graders Haylee Allen and Noah Wilson and CHS sophomores Shauna Jones and Dalton Ballentine.

Caleb Holt receives his certificate from Board of Education member Angie Johnson.

CHS to celebrate homecoming

Campbellsville High School will celebrate homecoming next week with several special events.

 

There will spirit games, dress-up days, a student vs. faculty basketball game and crowning of a homecoming king and queen.

CES Wings Express to host family night

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express will host family night on Thursday, Feb. 12, from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

 

All Wings Express students and their families are invited to attend.

 

CMS students win at Green County basketball tournament

Campbellsville Middle School sixth-grade boys’ basketball team won three games at a tournament in Green County on Jan. 10 and 11.


 

CHS students, faculty members donate blood

Campbellsville High School students and faculty members donated blood on Friday.

American Red Cross officials hosted the drive at the school. About 30 donations were collected.

It's a Great Day to be an Eagle!

Please congratulate the following on their achievements.

Congratulations to CMS Academic Team!

Campbellsville Middle School sixth- through eighth-grade academic team won all three of its matches against Adair County on Monday, Jan. 5.

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ mobile app goes live

Campbellsville Independent School District now has a free mobile application for students, parents and community members to stay up-to-date on what is happening in the district, directly from their smartphone or tablet.

The application is available for free download by searching for the “SchoolCast for Me” app on a smartphone or tablet.

CMS yearbooks on sale

The 2015 Campbellsville Middle School yearbook will be on sale through Thursday, Feb. 12.

The cost is $25 per yearbook. This year’s book will be a hard cover edition with 52 pages of color photos.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of Jan. 9.

They are, from left, kindergartener Annabella Brockman, second-grader Brennan Potter, third-grader Jaylie Moore and first-grader Miranda Edwards.

CES names Leaders of the Week

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Jan. 9.

They are kindergartener Bree Farmer, first-grader Arya Stotler, second-grader Lillian Sears and third-grader Kendra Coulter.

CHS to host parent-teacher conferences

Campbellsville High School will host parent teacher conferences on Monday, Feb. 9, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the school.

CHS student wins scholarship

Campbellsville High School student Masi Wilson has been awarded a $1,000 Touchstone Energy All “A” Classic scholarship for the 2015-2016 school year.

CHS senior to be featured in local newspaper

Campbellsville High School senior Layden Coffey will soon be featured in a story published in the Central Kentucky News-Journal.

Layden was interviewed for a story about his work as a professional dog trainer.

CMS names Leaders of the Week

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Jan. 12.

They are eighth-grader Evan McAninch, fourth-grader Sophia Spencer, fifth-grader Nate Arachi, sixth-grader Chloe Garrett and seventh-grader Samantha Johnson.

CHS Pep Band members practice for basketball season

Campbellsville High School Pep Band members are practicing to perform at upcoming basketball games.

Click here for more photos.

Kentucky Heritage Land Conversation Fund donates book to CHS

Dr. Richie Kessler, at right, chair of the Kentucky Heritage Land Conservation Fund, recently donated the book "Kentucky, Naturally" to the Campbellsville High School library.

Receiving the book, at left, is Valerie Davis, media specialist at CHS.

CES students get moving

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students enjoy basketball, hula hoop, soccer and hopscotch in Coach Lynn Kearney's class.

CMS names Leaders of the Week

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Jan. 5.

They are, from left, sixth-grader Blase Wheatley, eighth-grader Brody Weeks, fifth-grader Tayler Thompson, seventh-grader Elijah Grapevine and fourth-grader Levi Dicken.

 

5th Grade Gallery Walk

All 5th grade students at CMS were involved in creating a tree to depict characteristics of a book along with the seven habits of highly effective people.

“It’s a Great Day to be an Eagle” News and Accomplishments from CISD
 

Congratulations to Masi Wilson on receiving All “A” Scholarship

Masi Wilson has been awarded a $1,000 Touchstone Energy All “A” Classic scholarship for the 2015-2016 year.

Lady Eagles win the Lady Hound Classic over the break!!

Congratulations to the CHS lady hoops team for winning the Lady Hounds Classic by defeating Cordia, Riverside Christian and Paris.

CES Reading in a Winter Wonderland 2014
CES Kindergarten presents The Share Bears
CES 2nd Graders Visit Grandview
CES Reading on the River
CES 3rd Grade Native American Museum
CHS KYA Excels at State Convention

The CHS Y-Club recently attended the state KYA conference in Louisville and Frankfort. The CHS group received the award of Delegation of Excellence which is based on student participation, debate, behavior, and professionalism. A bill on unnecessary filibustering in Kentucky authored by Samuel Kessler and Alex Doss received the award of Outstanding Bill which was 1 of the 4 chosen out of more than 20 bills. Bryce Richardson was named an outstanding speaker and Blair Lamb received the award of Outstanding Conference Delegate. The conference was attended by over 1200 students from across the state and our students were amazing ambassadors for our school district.  The group was led by Mrs. Cindy Perkins and Mr. David Petett.  Click here to learn more about KYA and here to view the photo gallery.

CMS Student Y-Club Continue Legacy at KYA Convention

The CMS Y-Club recently participated at Kentucky Youth Assembly Convention that was held in Louisville Ky.

Reagan Knight elected president of KYA senate

Reagan Knight was recently elected President of the Senate at the State KYA Meeting.  Reagan was elected by over 1300 students from the Commonwealth after launching her campaign this summer which culminated with her campaign speech at KYA.  Congratulations Reagan on this great accomplishment!!

CHS Leadership Project on Animal Care

 Campbellsville High School students presented their Leadership Project on Animal Care and Responsible Ownership to 4th grade students. Students learned how to care for and train animals. They also learned how to be a responsible pet owner.

CMS Cultural Foods Fair

Students in Ms. Cecil's 6th grade Social Studies classes have worked hard the past few weeks studying the cultures of different countries.  The culminating event was a 'Cultural Foods Fair' that was held Thursday, December 11th.  All CMS students were invited to attend.

CISD principals at Q104 helping to raise money for Toys for Tots!!

CMS raises $600.00 for aid to Haiti.

In effort to raise $600.00 for Haiti, Levi Dicken hosted a fundraiser called "Teacher Torture".

Dabney Advances to State STLP

Congratulations to Paige Dabney who was selected from the STLP Somerset Regional Fall Showcase to be a member of the KY STLP Social Media team with a perfect score of 65/65 during her interview and presentation process. Paige was interviewed by a panel of judges and completed a presentation showing examples of how to use social media in appropriate and positive ways. Paige will now be a member of the Social Media team that covers the state STLP event at UK in March. While in Somerset, the STLP group also toured Somerset Community and Technical College.  Click here to view all photos from the STLP Somerset trip. Be sure to follow @CHS_STLP on Twitter.

CES Parent Involvement Group
Kessler Selected for All State Choir

Samuel Kessler was selected to participate in the Kentucky Jr. High All State Mixed Choir at KMEA in February. There were over 1200 students that auditioned. Samuel will be 1 of only approximately 50 young men that are selected to participate. Congratulations Samuel!

Estes is Coach of the Year

Congratulations to Coach Dale Estes on being named the District Coach of the Year in Class A District 5 football.  Coach will be recognized during the Class A State Championship game for this honor.

CMS students selected for All-State Choir

CMS had two students selected for the Kentucky All-State Children's Chorus, Colin Harris in the 6th grade and Gabby Skaggs in the 5th grade. Congratulations to those students for this great accomplishment!!

November Academic Achievers Announced

Congratulations to this month's academic achievers!

CHS Health Fair

Campbellsville High School students and 8th grade students recently participated in a Health Fair on Thursday, November 13, 2014.  Students received brief screenings for vision, dental, scoliosis, and blood pressure and information about a wide range of health topics such as stress, drugs, bullying, flexibility and balance, skin care, Medicaid eligibility, healthy relationships, etc.  Representatives from the Smile Center, Campbellsville University School of  Nursing,  Dr. Yoder, Anthem, Bethany House, Adanta and KORT Physical Therapy attended.  Click here to view photos from the event.

Mr. Mojo Visits CHS

Mr. Mojo,Travis Brown, is recognized as America's Anti-bullying Coach for his tireless work to fight this social epidemic. He leads the way on how to stop bullying and change the lives of today's youth. The Mojo Up Anti-Bullying Program was recently presented to students at CHS.  Click here to view the video.

CHS Academic Teams Off to a Great Start This Year

The CHS Academic Varsity team won two quick recall matches in league play Monday night. CHS 16 / Green Co. 3, and CHS 17 - 6 over Taylor B team. JV also won their match over Green Co.  12 to 7.

November Dare to Soar November Dare to Soar

Cyndi Chadwick is November's CISD Dare to Soar award recipient. Ms. Chadwick is a music teacher at Campbellsville Elementary School and is Choral Director at Campbellsville High School. Congratulations Ms. Chadwick!

Student Y-Club's KYA Parent Night

Holocaust survivor speaks to CHS and CMS

Holocaust survivor and author, Fred Gross, recently spoke to CHS and CMS students about his experiences during the Holocaust. Gross, who was a young child at the time, told about his family’s journey from Europe to the United States and also shared family photos about each event.

CES Leaders of the Week
CES Attendance Leaders
Blair Lamb Chosen for High School All State Choir

Blair Lamb, sophomore at CHS,  was chosen to participate in the 2015 Kentucky All-State High School Women’s Choir. It will be held in February during the Kentucky Music Educator’s Conference. During the audition process, Blair scored a 99 out of a possible 100 points with a perfect score in sight singing. She is the first to be chosen for the High School All-state choir from Campbellsville High School.

Mrs. Rhodes takes the 2014 Principal Challenge

CMS and CHS host Veterans Day Program

On Thursday, November 13th, a large group of veterans, along with students and staff from CMS and CHS, attended a Veterans Day Program presented by students and the social studies department.

CMS Financial Literacy Fair

The 2nd annual Financial Literacy Fair was held for CMS students on Friday, November 14th.  Students in grades 4 through 8 attended the fair to learn about how to take care of their money.

Eagle Excite Night

The Campbellsville High School boys and girls basketball team will host their annual Eagle Excite Night on Monday, November 24th, 2014. A chili supper will be in the high school cafeteria from 5:00 to 7:00 followed by activities in the gym which will feature team introductions, contests, new gym floor reveal and special performances.

Chili Tickets are $5.00 each and may be purchased from any player or member of the coaching staff.

For admittance to the gym for the basketball activities a donation of canned food item(s) will be accepted. The canned food items will be donated to the local food pantry.

St. Baldrick's Fundraiser

This Friday, we will have a district wide Hat Day to help raise money for the St. Baldrick’s Fundraiser that takes place annually in Campbellsville. Any student or staff member in the district wishing to take part may donate 1.00 to St. Baldrick’s and wear your hat on November 21st. I hope we have a high participation rate and help raise funds for this great cause!!

Veteran's Day Assembly at Campbellsville Elementary
CU Steel Band Visits CES
All State Piano Participants

Congratulations to the All State Piano participants from Campbellsville Schools.

CMS Lighthouse Team leads Monday Minutes and Motivation

CES Third Grade Government Field Trip
New gym floor nears completion in Paul J Coop Gymnasium at Campbellsville High School

 

4th Grade students perform 'Spooky' Reader's Theatre

4th grade students read their Spooky Halloween stories in the haunted author's chair during their Halloween Reader's Theatre.

CMS celebrates Red Ribbon Week

Red Ribbon Week was held at Campbellsville Middle School the week of October 27-31, 2014.

Zach Parker works with CMS Eagles Nest Crew

Zach Parker, Master Controller Engineer with WAVE 3 TV Studio in Louisville, KY came to CMS last Friday to work with the Eagles Nest crew on video editing and use of the green screen.  Mr. Parker plans to continue work with the Eagles Nest crew to make them proficient in their jobs.

CMS 8th grade visits Corbin's Dairy Farm

CMS 8th graders visit Corbin's Dairy Farm through a grant provided by KidFriendly.

CES Attendance Leaders of the Week
CES Leaders of the Week
CMS Leadership Luncheon

Fifteen CMS students attended the October Leadership Luncheon held and sponsored by Creekside Restaurant. Mrs. Judy Cox of the Chamber of Commerce made arrangements for Ms. Wanda Washington to speak to the 'Leaders of the Week' on diversity.

Campbellsville Eagles Shirt Fundraiser
5th grade students study Genres

Mrs. Hord’s 5th grade reading classes recently participated in making genre boards.    Each group's board portrayed a different genre and the groups also taught the other students about their genre.

Campbellsville Elementary Leaders of the Week
Campbellsville Elementary Attendance Leaders
Academic Achievers Announced for October

Congratulations to this month's academic achievers!

3D Printer Arrives at CHS

Campbellsville High School Computer Science students have been getting hands-on experience with some of the most cutting-edge technology.  A 3D printer has been installed in the computer lab and students are using TinkerCad software to design and print 3D objects. The first student-created printed object was an iPhone case (Click on Read More to view photos).  Students have also been researching real-world uses of 3D printers and have reported on their findings.  3D printers are being utilized in the biomedical field for creating prosthetic limbs and creating organ models from MRI images for pre-surgery examination. They are making replacement parts for the International Space Station.  The students discovered these printers can also be used to print food and clothes.  You no longer need to pack your clothes for vacation…..just print them when you arrive at your destination!

CISD October Dare to Soar CISD October Dare to Soar

CISD's October Dare to Soar Award Recipient is CMS Instructional Assistant, Ashley White. Congratulations Ms. White!

CHS Students Learn About Career Opportunities in Welding

Garrett Milby, KidFRIENDLy CCRC from West Point and Tulsa Welding graduate, shared information about welding careers and opportunities with CHS students. 

Ghost Tours

On Sunday afternoon, students from the CMS 8th grade leadership group took part in a service learning project at Brookside Cemetery.

Close the Deal event Friday, October 24th

Campbellsville High School will be hosting a Close the Deal event this Friday, October 24th in the CHS Gym.This event is in partnership with Lt. Governor Jerry Abrahamson, Kentucky Department of Education and Commissioner, Mr. Terry Holliday, Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority, and our local chamber of commerce and government officials.

The event will be for juniors and seniors and will allow students to outline skills and plans necessary for career opportunities and ultimately for future employment through conversations with experts as they plan their next steps after graduation. There are more than 40 colleges, universities, and business representatives scheduled to attend our event.

We value the support and involvement of many community members and local businesses that are making this event possible for our students and look forward to hosting Lt. Governor Jerry Abrahamson and Commissioner Holliday here at CHS on Friday.

For more information about Close the Deal, please contact Ms. Angie Russell at angie.russell@cville.kyschools.us or at (270)465-8774.

4th Annual 'Pink Out'

The CMS Girls' Basketball team hosted the 4th annual 'Pink Out' to support breast cancer awareness on Monday, October 13th at Campbellsville University's Powell Gymnasium.  A large crowd was in attendance to honor the following breast cancer survivors:  Deausha Atkinson, Hollie Westbrook, Andrea Settle, Janet Pickett (represented by her daughter, Stacy Forbis) and Dana Gillenwater.  CMS girls played Taylor County girls in both 7th and 8th grade games.

Coppock Fundraiser Winner

Winner of the Coppock Fundraiser Announced at Eagle Family Night.

Walter and Laverne Rhodes are the winner of the 4 piece kitchen set donated by Coppock Appliance & Electronics.  Click 'Read more...' below for more information and photos from Eagle Family Night.

CMS Student Lighthouse Team

L to R:  Zaquan Cowan, Brianna Hayes, Lauryn Agathen, Zoie McAninch, Caleigh Bright, Kaylyn Smith, Brandon Greer, Dakota Slone, Natasha Combs and Sarah Adkins

CMS Leadership Luncheon

The first Leadership Luncheon to recognize our Leaders of the Week was held Tuesday, September 30th in the CMS Library.  Mr. Deaton was the guest speaker to a group of twenty students and their parents.

4th Annual 'Pink Out'

CMS Girls Basketball invites you to our

4TH ANNUAL PINK OUT

October 13, 2014 @Campbellsville University

Game Time: 6:30PM

CMS Lady Eagles Basketball vs. Taylor County Lady Cardinals

Please come and show support for our

Breast Cancer Survivors/Honorees:

Deausha Atkinson

Hollie Westbrook

Andrea Settle

Dana Gillenwater

T-shirt Quilt Raffle Chances $1

Other items include:

Coca Cola Collapsible Cooler with $25 worth of groceries from IGA (Valued at $75)

$25 Gift Card from Lee’s, Colton’s Gift Certificate

2- $10 Gift Card to Radio Shack, Fiesta Mexico Gift Certificate

10% Of all proceeds will be donated to Breast Cancer Awareness

See any Girl’s B-Ball Team Member for the Chances!

Students Attend Lineman Training Program

The Eagle Excellence Afterschool Program recently visited the Somerset Community College Lineman Training Program. The students learned about a career in the utility industry. Dean Rhodes of Campbellsville is the Director of this program.

See You at the Pole

The Fellowship of Christian Athletes organized the CMS/CHS See You at the Pole Event held this week in conjunction with the National Day of Prayer.  The event which included a free breakfast, guest speakers and a performance by the CHS Choir was well attended.

CMS Football in Playoffs!

Congratulations to the Campbellsville Middle School Eagle Football Team for defeating Adair County Tuesday night and advancing to the Conference finals for the 3rd time in the past 4 years. Details for the game are listed below.  If you get a chance, head over to Larue Saturday and help cheer on our Eagles!!!

Campbellsville plays LaRue County this Saturday night, October 4th,  at Larue Co High School at 8:00 EST for the championship game!  Gate opens at 7:00 EST.

CES Celebrates Mexican Independence Day!
CES Third Graders Visit Fort Harrod
CES Attendance Leaders

CES Attendance Leaders are: Grayson Dooley, Spencer Bates, Zachary Maupin, Alley Wheeler, Breona Bridgewater, Kenya Bridgewater, Brianna Lyones, and Cambron Farley

Ticket Sales Are Underway!

Our goal is that every student and staff member sell at least 2 tickets. The money will be used for MS Surface computers & video streaming.Thanks to Coppocks’s Appliance & Electronics!

Eagle Family Night

EAGLE FAMILY NIGHT

Preparing Future Leaders of Campbellsville!

September 26th

5:00 - 7:00 PM

  • Games for all ages - cupcake walk, basketball, face painting, ultimate frisbee, football throw, basketball shoot, 3 on 3 tourney, ring toss and inflatables.
  • Prizes for winning games
  • Food - Chili, Hot Dogs, and Desserts - Complimentary
  • Free Prize Tickets
  • Location - CMS Multi-purpose room, Cafeteria, Library and CHS practice football field
  • Entances - CMS, CHS, and back of CMS Multi-purpose room
  • Prize Drawings at CHS practice field at 6:45 - Must be present to win Kindle Fires
  • Prizes:  First 300 parents receive an Eagle T-Shirt, drawings will be held for 3 Kindle Fires, Drawing will be held for Coppock's appliances.
  • CHS Football game vs. Bethlehem - 7:30 p.m.
CMS kicks off 'Leader in Me'

 

CMS students are living the 7 habits!!

"It's a Great Day to be an Eagle" Weekend Updates

Congratulations to Ms. Cyndi Chadwick  as she was selected as the Elementary Music Teacher of the Year for 4th District!!  4th District includes the following school systems: Green, Taylor, Campbellsville, Marion, Washington, Bardstown, Nelson, Breckinridge, Meade, Larue, Elizabethtown and Hardin County.  Way to go Ms. Cyndi!!!

Congratulations to the CHS Marching Band for winning first in the Class A division of the Cardinal Marching Classic over the weekend.  The band also received the 6th place rating overall out of all classes!!

Grandparent's Day at CES
Book Character Dress - Up for International Literacy
Cross Country News
CHS Cross Country
The Campbellsville Cross Country team is off to a great start.  Fielding not only its largest team, but it’s youngest of Coach Doss’ tenure at head coach.
The first meet of the season took the team to the Green County All Comers on August 28 to run the always challenging 2,700 meter (approx. 1.6 miles) course.  The following are the runners and their respective place, name, and time:
 
CES to Celebrate International Literacy Day
CMS Students interviewed about 'Back to School' information

CMS students share back-to-school information with Campbellsville.tv.  Click on the picture to view their interview.

Catch of the Day

Click on 'Read More' to view the catch of the day.  The CHS 21st Century Summer Program sponsored a fishing trip to the Big Cat Pay Lake!
 

CMS Baseball awards

 The CMS Baseball team recently held their banquet and awards ceremony.

Leaders at CMS!

During the CMS Open House students were able to have their photo taken at our 'fun photo booth' to show their leadership.

CHS Student Competes at National FCCLA Conference

Recent Campbellsville High School graduate, Cheyenne Milby,  competed in the STAR Event Competition at FCCLA National Leadership Conference held July 6th-10th in San Antonio, Texas.

Summer STEM Camp Highlights

Dr. Bruce Kessler, the Math Department Chair for Western Kentucky University, kicked off the Summer STEM Academy for CMS and CHS students. Dr. Kessler used math concepts to teach about sound, Newtons theories and Nerf projectiles. The remaining days were spent building robots, computer programming, studying science on Green River, planting a perennial garden and visiting the Ky Science Center.  The 2-week camp was a huge success and kept students engaged in STEM activities during the summer.   Click here for STEM Camp photos. 

Back to School This Week

Campbellsville Independent Schools are looking forward to another great school year.  Opening day for all schools is Wednesday, August 6.

CES Registration Night/Open House

Monday, July 21st is Registration Night/Open House at Campbellsville Elementary! 
4:00 p.m. New students to the district (must provide health records and proof of residence)
4:30 p.m. Kindergarten and 1st Grade
5:00 p.m. 2nd and 3rd Grades

Links to Classroom Supply Lists are located in the left sidebar of our webpage.

 

Lamb National Junior Beta Winner

Congratulations to Blair Lamb!  She is the National Junior Beta Special Talent Winner. 

Choirs Entertain with Spring Concert

The CMS (7/8) and CHS Choirs dazzled the audience Friday night, May 23rd, with performances at Campbellsville Baptist Church.  

CMS Awards Day

CMS students in grades 4 through 7 were recognized Friday, May 23rd for their accomplishments in academics, physical fitness, art, music, choir, academic team and attendance.

Nathan Riggs signs with Centre College

Nathan Riggs, CHS Senior standout in track and cross country, recently signed a letter of intent to run next year at Centre College in Danville, KY.  Riggs recently won the regional championship in the regional 1600 meter run and will head to state competition in Lexington to conclude one of the most successful track and field careers in school history.  Nathan is shown in the picture with members of his family as well as his track coach, Steve Doss, and school administration.

Track and Field News

Four Campbellsville High School boys have qualified for the KHSAA State Track Meet for Class A Schools.  The Class A meet will be held on Saturday morning, May 24, 2014 at the new University of Kentucky Track and Field Complex in Lexington, KY.

CMS AR Points Club

CMS Students were recognized for earning enough AR points to become new members of the AR Points Club.

5th Graders have fun learning grammar

CMS 5th graders enjoyed the beautiful weather while using sidewalk chalk to practice the parts of speech in their language arts class.

Students Complete 100-Day Sit Up Challenge

Six CHS students completed the 100 day sit up challenge held by the Eagle Excellence Afterschool program. The challenge started in October with over 40 people. These six were the ones that completed the challenge April 24.  Walmart donated $20 gift cards to each student for their efforts in excelling in health and wellness.

CKMSAC Tournament Runner-ups

Congratulations to CMS Baseball!

Edwards Advances in Art Competition

Congratulations to Chelsie Edwards for receiving 1st place in the General Federation of Women's Clubs Kentucky State Student Arts & Crafts competition in the category of weaving.Chelsie competed at the district and regional levels to advance to the state level of competition.

5th Grade Career Day

5th Grade students at CMS had the opportunity to hear from various speakers from the following local businesses/organizations: Campbellsville Fire Department, Taylor County Bank, Mayor Tony Young, and the Campbellsville Police Department.  Students learned information from each speaker such as: education needed for the speakers job, requirements/daily duties, and skills needed to be leaders and responsible young adults.

4th Grade field trip to Frankfort

 

Fourth grade classes toured the Kentucky State Capitol, Old Capitol, and Kentucky History Center and Museum on May 13, 2014.

Career ~ Art ~ Technology Fair

CHS students recently attended and took part in a Career, Art and Technology fair.  Local businesses and colleges were on site to discuss college and career options with students.  Mrs. Miller's and Mrs. Kessler's students also displayed their Art and Technology projects that were completed throughout the year. The event was sponsored by the Career Center headed up by Mrs. Russell and the Family Resource Center led by Mrs. Crabtree. Click here to view the photo gallery from this event.

 

Live Streaming of CHS Graduation

We are excited to announce that we will be live streaming the graduation ceremony for the Class of 2014!!  We are proud to provide this opportunity to allow those that cannot attend the event the chance to see our graduates walk the stage and receive their diplomas via live streaming through the internet.  Instructions on how to access the streaming as well as the date and time of the event are listed below.  If you have any questions, please feel free to contact David Petett (david.petett@cville.kyschools) or Virgil Parker (virgil.parker@cville.kyschools.us) about the broadcast.

CHS Graduation Ceremony for the Class of 2014

May 24th @ 3:00 pm Est

To access the broadcast, go to our district home page http://www.cville.kyschools.us , and go to the links section on the right side of the page.  The last link is Live Broadcasts.  Click on that and there will be a link to follow for the graduation broadcast.

Show Choir Performances

Everyone is invited to the CMS (7/8) and CHS Show Choir performances Friday night, May 23rd at Campbellsville Baptist Church at 7:30 PM.  You will not want to miss this event!

 

CMS Spring Choir Concert

The CMS 4th-6th grade choir performed their spring performance s'cool under the direction of Mr. McCoy, with choreography by Jessica Blakeman and stage crew Mrs. Williams and Kelsie McCoy.

CMS students win 4-H competitions!

   

Congratulations to the students above for their recent accomplishments at the District 4-H Speech Contest!  They will represent the district at the state competition in Lexington in July!

3rd Graders at Green River Lake State Park
CHS Students STLP State Champions

Nineteen Campbellsville High School Student Technology Leadership students recently returned from state competition at UK with two state champions.  Emily Haley competed in the category of Electronic Publishing and her products were selected as the best entries in the state.  She actually won first and second place; First place for College and Career Readiness cards and second place for the 2014 Distinguished Young Woman Program Book.  Abigail Heineman also worked on the program book in last year’s STLP class and Emily completed the book for this year’s program.  Charlie Miller competed in the category of Enterasys Extreme Networking.  Charlie studied Networking topics to prepare for the exam given by the Enterasys network engineers.  Charlie’s score was the highest in the state.  The CHS STLP sponsor is Mrs. Sonya Kessler with assistance from Virgil Parker, District CIO, and Gamini Sooriyaarachchi, district technician. Visit this website to learn more about STLP and the state events: http://stlp.education.ky.gov/

Ms. Ward named 2014 Chamber of Commerce Educator of the Year!

Congratulations to Ms. Linda Ward for being the 2014 recipient of the Chamber of Commerce Educator of the Year!!

Preschool "You are You"
Earth Day Program at CU
April Academic Achievers

Congratulations to this month's academic achievers!

Purple Up Day at CES
April Dare to Soar

Juanita Young is April's recipient of the Dare to Soar Award. Ms. Young is a teacher at Campbellsville Middle School and has been employed with the Campbellsville Independent School District for fourteen years. Congratulations Ms. Young!

Congratulations to CHS Rogers Scholars and Governor's Scholar

Congratulations to Makenzie Murrell for being selected as a Rogers Scholars winner for Taylor County.  Also, congratulations to Paige Dabney who was selected as an alternate for the Rogers Scholar program.

Congratulations to Abby Hieneman for being selected to participate in the Governor's Scholars program.

We are proud of you!

Congratulations to CMS Rogers Explorers

Jackson Hunt, Ryan Wiedewitsch, Samuel Kessler and Bryce Richardson have been selected for the Rogers Explorers program this summer.  Jackson, Samuel and Bryce will attend Lindsey Wilson College and Ryan will attend the program at Asbury College.  Congratulations!  We are proud of you!

CHS Project Graduation Bunny Run, Walk, Hop

Race Date & Time: Saturday, April 19 at 9:00 am
Entry Fee: Registration through April 18 is $20; Race day: $25. Make checks payable to: CHS Project Graduation
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Shirts: Each pre-registered participant will receive a custom-designed commemorative T-shirt. T-shirts are not guaranteed for late or race-day registrants.
Awards: Awards will be presented to the top male and female runners overall and in several age divisions.
Proceeds: All proceeds will go Campbellsville High School Project Graduation
Location: Beginning and ending at Campbellsville Elementary School on Roberts Road

CHS Tennis Fundraiser - TODAY

Come out and support the CHS Boy's and Girl's Tennis Teams by eating at Mr. Gatti's on Thursday, April 17th from 11 a.m. to closing.  Remind the cashier to hit the fundraiser button when ordering for dine in, carry out, drive through or delivery.  Thanks for your support!

STEAM Spanish students enjoying lunch with Mr. Lopez and applying what they learned in STEAM Academy.

CES Book Parade
CHS Spanish Students Study Native Cuisine

Mr. Lopez's Spanish classes cooked arepas this past week. Arepas, which originated in Venezuela, are eaten there at every meal. They are small corn cakes made from maize flour and lightly fried and baked. They may be eaten plain but are also often stuffed with meat and vegetables. Click on 'Read More' to see photos.