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CHS baseball season underway

 

Campbellsville High School baseball season is underway.

 

This year’s season began on Thursday, March 9, with a scrimmage vs. North Bullitt High School.

 

The game ended in a tie, at six runs each.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Arren Hash pitches.

CMS volleyball team defeats Casey County

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball teams took on Casey County on Tuesday, March 21, for the last regular season game.

 

The seventh-grade squad defeated Casey County by a score of 2-0.

 

Despite battling to a third game, CMS eighth-graders couldn’t get the win. Final score was 1-2.

 

CMS eighth-grader Taylor Knight hits the ball.

CMS students take learning outside

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently took their learning outside the classroom.

 

Students in Steven Gumm’s seventh-grade science class are studying electricity and magnetism.

 

CMS seventh-graders Serenity Ford, at left, and Cailet Clark study together.

CMS students enjoy reading

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are enjoying reading together.

 

In Steven Gumm’s leveled reading class, students are reading “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe” by C.S. Lewis.

 

When finished, students will watch the movie based on the book, which was released in 2005.

 

From left, CMS sixth-grader Kaydon Taylor and seventh-graders Alexis Thomas and Autumn Brown read together.

CHS art students attend ‘A Day in the Visual Arts’ event

 

Campbellsville High School National Art Honor Society students attended the annual “A Day in the Visual Arts” event at Campbellsville University on Friday, March 24, and one took home awards.

 

The event – which included a high school student juried show – was open to CHS and other students as well as the Campbellsville/Taylor County community.

 

CHS senior Tiffany Stagner won first place and second place awards in the painting category.

 

CHS senior Tiffany Stagner won first and second place in the high school student juried show at Campbellsville University’s “A Day in the Visual Arts” event.

CHS seniors work toward college, career readiness

 

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

 

Several students recently passed exams on their way to becoming career ready.

CES students named Leaders of the Month

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Leaders of the Month for the month of March.

 

Students chosen were selected because they excel at the Seven Habits of Highly Effective People.

 

The students will be honored at a luncheon on Wednesday, March 29, with local community leaders.

 

From left, front, are second-grader Evan Lockridge, third-graders Evangeline Bledsoe and Kendall Bright, kindergarteners Lillie Judd, Aubrey Novak, Braydan Dyer and Madison Haywood, third-grader Demetrious Dickens and first-grader Raleigh Spencer. Back, second-grader Alijah Henderson, third-grader Nora Harris, second-grader Hayden Maupin, third-grader Grayson Dooley, first-graders Jacob Golden, London Whitlow and Anna Keith, third-grader Madison Philpott and second-grader Tye Rhodes. Absent from the photo are first-graders Rizzo McKenzie and Karson Burchett.

CES students ‘level up’ with Lexia

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students who recently “leveled up” with the Lexia and Reading Plus programs were honored at a school-wide assembly on Friday, March 24.

 

Lexia and Reading Plus are technology-based reading programs that help increase reading proficiency for pre-kindergarten students through high school seniors.

 

About 175 students were recognized at CES on March 24 for increasing their reading proficiency level using the programs from Friday, March 17, to Thursday, March 23.

CES students raise money for American Heart Association

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently received prizes for participating in this year’s Jump Rope for Heart fundraiser.

 

Twelve students in second and third grades participated and raised $181 for the American Heart Association.

 

CES students participating in this year’s Jump Rope for Heart fundraiser are, in front, third-grader Connor Coots. Back, from left, third-graders Nora Harris and Aliyah Burton, second-graders Joseph Greer, Trever Lasley and Lashonda Wilkinson, third-grader Savannah Wethington and second-graders Mason Davis and Tye Rhodes. Absent from the photo are second-graders Jaylin Christie and Evan Cundiff and third-grader Chyanne Christie.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of March 27.

 

From left, front, are first-grader Eric Epperson, kindergartener Caleb Goodson, first-grader Gemma Bledsoe, kindergartener Tyce Owens, first-graders Addysen England, Destini Gholston and Ben Parrott and kindergartener LeeAnna Garvin. Back, third-grader Tayshaun Hickman, second-graders Cadence Burton and Zayden McKenzie, third-graders Mary James, Talaysia Daniels and Izak Burress and second-grader Jayden Moore. Absent from the photo are kindergartener Zain Mullins, first-grader Alexis Mann and second-grader Braydon Noegel.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

From left are second-grader Sammantha Wooley, first-grader Stella Newcomb and kindergartener Mason Edwards. Absent from the photo is third-grader Miranda Edwards.

CMS, CHS students attend high school journalism workshop

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students attended the Campbellsville University Mass Communication Workshop on Thursday, March 23.

 

Campbellsville University’s Department of Mass Communication sponsors the event, which takes place on the CU campus.

 

Students attended workshop sessions to learn about broadcasting, graphic design, sports announcing, photojournalism, editing, film criticism, sports media, mass media ethics, screen acting, public relations, social media, copyediting and news announcing.

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students attending the Campbellsville University Mass Communication Workshop are, from left, front eighth-graders Chloe Garrett, Kaylee Reynolds and Taylor Knight and seniors Jaleel Cowan, Logan Brown and Jared Brewster. Back, senior Vera Brown, sophomore Andrea Bryant and seniors Shauna Jones, Blair Lamb, Kyrsten Hill and Laura Lamb. CHS junior Austin Fitzgerald is absent from the photo.

CHS concert band students receive distinguished ratings

 

Campbellsville High School concert band students recently received distinguished ratings and have been invited to perform at a state assessment.

 

The band performed on Wednesday, March 22, at John Hardin High School in Elizabethtown.

 

The band received distinguished ratings in each category, from every judge.

 

And, because the band received the highest rating possible from every judge, CHS has been invited to play at the state level assessment.

 

 

Community leaders read to CES students

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently received a visit from several special guests.

 

CES Family Resource and Youth Services Center hosted “A Few Good Men and Women” to read to students.

 

Betty Sue Schuhmann reads to CES preschool students.

CMS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of March 27.

 

From left are seventh-grader Rylee Petett, sixth-grader Kaydon Taylor, eighth-grader John Orberson and fourth-grader Mackenzie Negron. Not pictured is fifth-grader Conner Rinehart.

CHS teachers, students battle in quick recall challenge

 

Campbellsville High School teachers and academic team members recently battled it out in a quick recall challenge.

 

The academic team season has ended, but students are already preparing for next season.

 

On Tuesday, March 21, the students battled their teachers in a quick recall match.

 

CHS teachers Zach Shelton, at left, and Ben Davis bump fists after answering a question correct. CHS teacher Lauren Bennett is at left and Lindsay Williams is at right.

CMS volleyball players honored

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grade volleyball players were honored on Tuesday, March 21.

 

This year’s team features eight eighth-graders, including Laci Hodgens, Zoie Sidebottom, Anna Clara Moura, Taylor Knight, Kaylee Reynolds, Carly Adams, Chloe Garrett and Alanna Atwood.

 

CMS eighth-grade volleyball players are honored for their dedication and hard work this season. From left are coach Shajuana Ditto, Chloe Garrett, Laci Hodgens, Carly Adams, Kaylee Reynolds, Taylor Knight, Alanna Atwood, Anna Clara Moura, Zoie Sidebottom and coach Hailey Ogle.

CES students sharpen math skills

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are working hard to sharpen their math skills.

 

In Tracey Rinehart’s class, students recently celebrated St. Patrick’s Day by working pot of gold math problems.

 

CES second-grader Lashonda Wilkinson uses blocks to help her work a St. Patrick’s Day math problem.

CES students write why they are lucky

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently celebrated St. Patrick’s Day.

 

To mark the day, students in Hailey Ogle’s first-grade class colored and cut out shamrocks and then glued them to a worksheet, on which they wrote why they believe they are lucky.

 

CES first-grade teacher Hailey Ogle helps Willow Griffin glue her shamrock to her worksheet, on which she wrote why she is lucky.

CHS students named to honor roll

 

Campbellsville High School students were recently named to the honor roll for the third nine-week grading period of the 2016-2017 school year.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of March 20.

 

From left are Sara Farmer, Ryan Kearney and Kaleigh Hunt. Absent from the photo is CHS senior Kayla Atkinson.

CES art students make monsters

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students recently made their own monsters.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, students are learning about texture in the human environment.

 

As an activity, students made monsters out of found materials.

 

CES first-grader Seeley Whitaker holds his monster.

CHS students make stir fry

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned to make stir fry.

 

Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, recently came to CHS to talk to students.

 

In Deanna Campbell’s foods and nutrition classes, Freeman taught students to make chicken stir fry.

 

CHS foods and nutrition teacher Deanna Campbell helps junior Matteo Rossi chop garlic.

CES students gear up for state testing

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-graders are preparing for state testing, which is nearing.

 

Only the CES third-graders take K-PREP tests.

 

This year’s testing theme is “Survivor: Out Study, Out Score, Out Perform.”

 

To prepare for upcoming state testing, CES third-grade teachers are decorating their hallway with a jungle theme. Students were given bonus points in their classes if they made totem pole boxes, like these, to help decorate.

CHS students celebrate college, career readiness success

 

Campbellsville High School students are celebrating their college and career readiness success.

 

Students are working hard to achieve college and career readiness status.

 

To motivate them, College and Career Readiness Counselor Angie Travis marks their success on the wall outside her office.

 

CHS students are motivated to complete college and career readiness status by their successes being marked on the wall outside College and Career Readiness Counselor Angie Travis’s office.

CES Explorers students play shamrock games

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently had fun and learned about contractions while playing shamrock games.

 

Students recently rotated to two stations during their CES Explorers time.

 

At the first station, students played a pot of gold game in which they rolled a dice and moved on a game board. When they landed, students read two words put together as a contraction, and then wrote a sentence using the contraction.

 

CES second-grader Codey Parks rolls the dice while playing a pot of gold game.

CMS students learn to play water glasses

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are learning to play new instruments in their music class.

 

In Jessica Floyd’s class, students recently learned to play the water glasses.

 

CMS sixth-grader Ronin Smith plays the water glasses.

CES students learn to play the drums

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently learned to play the drums – with buckets.

 

In Cyndi Chadwick’s class, students are having lots of fun with bucket drumming.

 

CES second-grader Kae’vin Spaulding plays the drums.

CMS students honor cafeteria workers

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently honored those who work in their school cafeteria.

 

CMS celebrated Cafeteria Appreciation Day on Monday, March 20.

 

CMS fifth-graders Kylee Cox, at left, and Alexis Sharp make Cafeteria Appreciation cards.

CES students add fractions

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are practicing adding fractions.

 

In Marcia Sharp’s third-grade class, students are using number lines to help them add fractions together.

 

CES third-graders Cody Tamez, at left, and Jaylen Clark practice adding fractions.

CES students color shamrocks

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently had fun celebrating St. Patrick’s Day.

 

Students in Luci Shofner’s first-grade class had fun coloring shamrocks.

 

CES first-grader Amani Bridgewater colors a shamrock.

CES preschool students play shape game

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are having fun playing a shape game.

 

In Sherry Cowherd’s class, students take turns rolling a dice that says different shapes on it printed in different colors.

 

CES preschool teacher Sherry Cowherd plays Roll a Shape with Tabitha Leggett, at left, and Alinna Bray.

CES students make clay owls

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students recently made their own owls out of clay.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s class, students are learning about sculptures, which are artworks that have form.

 

CES kindergartener Braydan Dyer holds his owl.

CES students make cards

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarteners recently made cards to give to people they love.

 

Students in Kimberly Clark’s kindergarten class made owls out of construction paper.

 

CES kindergarteners Natalee Shaw, at left, and Kasen Smith hold their owls.

CHS students create mood paintings

 

Campbellsville High School art students recently made their own mood paintings.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s class, students recently read the poem “Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening,” written by Robert Frost.

 

CHS freshmen Jade Tungate, at left, and Summer Edwards draw their mood paintings.

CHS girls’ basketball players receive awards

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball players recently received awards for their hard work during the 2016-2017 season.

 

Players were honored for their dedication to their team during a banquet on Sunday, March 19.

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball players recently received awards for their hard work during the 2016-2017 season. Players receiving awards are, from left, front, Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Lainey Watson, CHS freshman Katelyn Miller, CMS eighth-grader Catlyn Clausen, seventh-grader Bri Gowdy and eighth-grader Abi Wiedewitsch. Back, CHS juniors Vonnea Smith, Kiyah Barnett and Kayla Young and seniors Caylie Blair and Brenna Wethington.

CIS donates money, hair to St. Baldrick’s foundation

 

A group of Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students and administrators recently donated money – and their hair – to the St. Baldrick’s children’s cancer research foundation.

 

Two students and an administrator had their heads shaved on Saturday at the annual St. Baldrick’s Shaving for a Cure event.

 

And a Campbellsville Elementary School kindergartener got to help shave his dad’s head.

 

CES kindergartener Jackson Wright shaves his dad Jay’s head, with some help from hairstylist Shannon Lawson.

CHS concert band students prepare for KMEA assessment

 

Campbellsville High School concert band students are preparing for an upcoming assessment.

 

Each year, the CHS concert band performs as part of the Kentucky Music Educators Association concert band assessment.

 

The band will perform on Wednesday, March 22, at John Hardin High School in Elizabethtown.

 

CHS freshmen Tristin Lopez, at left, and Abie Angel play the french horn.

CMS volleyball players defeat Green County

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball players recently defeated Green County.

 

CMS seventh-graders defeated Green County on Thursday, March 16, by a score of 2-0.

 

The eighth-graders fought hard, but couldn’t get the win. Final score was 0-2.

 

CMS eighth-grader Zoie Sidebottom, at left, and seventh-grader Bri Gowdy get ready to hit the ball.

CMS volleyball teams defeat Taylor County

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball teams swept Taylor County on Tuesday, March 14.

 

The seventh-graders defeated TCMS in two games.

 

TCMS eighth-graders battled CMS to a third game, but CMS was victorious by a final score of 2-1.

 

CMS eighth-grader Zoie Sidebottom celebrates her team’s win.

CMS art students draw imaginary worlds

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students were recently asked to draw an imaginary world.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s class, students were asked to draw their lockers as if they were open and inside was an alternative world.

 

CMS sixth-grader Zamar Owens draws the imaginary world inside his locker.

CES students have fun learning

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are having fun while learning.

 

In a recent CES Explorers class, students practiced matching words with categories.

 

Kindergarten students were given a phrase, such as birthday party, and then asked to color and cut out photos of items that can be seen at a birthday party.

 

From left, CES kindergarteners Lillie Judd, Daven Davis and Zoe Weddle color their worksheets and cut out their pictures.

CES preschool students make stained glass hearts

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently made stained glass hearts.

 

Students in Sherry Cowherd’s class made their hearts out of coffee filters.

 

CES preschool teacher Sherry Cowherd, at left, and assistant Jessica Williams help Levi Ritchie add water to his colored coffee filter.

CMS students study waves

 

Campbellsville Middle School fourth-graders recently learned about waves.

 

Students in Samantha Coomer’s class recently learned that waves are repetitive motions, and there are many types of waves.

 

They also learned about amplitude and wavelength, and how to calculate them.

 

CMS fourth-graders Andrew Mardis, at left, and Logan England draw their wave.

CHS students conduct mock trial

 

Campbellsville High School students recently conducted their own murder trial to learn about the process.

 

AP U.S. government students in Susan Dabney’s class recently learned all about how to conduct a criminal trial.

 

To test their knowledge, students portrayed prosecutors, defense attorneys, witnesses, jurors, bailiffs and more during a mock trial to learn about the process.

 

CHS sophomore Jackson Hinton, at left, listens as his attorneys Jeremiah Jackson and Elizabeth Sullivan, sophomores, question a witness.

CES students win pizza as reading reward

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently received free pizza as a reward for reading.

 

In Amanda Greer’s first-grade class, students participate in the Accelerated Reader program.

 

Greer’s students who recently received free pizza coupons for accumulating at least five points include, from left, Tommy Caswell, Izzy Brunelle, Hunter Clark, Sawyer Lange, Makyian Bridgewater and Caleb Ortiz.

CES students win conservation art awards

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently won awards for their entries in Taylor County Conservation District’s annual art contest.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students have participated in the Jim Claypool Art and Conservation Writing contests for many years.

 

This year, for the first time, all CES students participated in the art contest.

 

CES art competition winners are, from left, front, first-grader Austin Hamilton, second-grader Evan Cundiff, first-graders Aaron Floyd and Jayden Cox, second-grader Cadence Burton, kindergarteners Aubrey Allen and Aleeya Spaulding and first-grader Alexis Mann. Second row, second-grader Ajada Smith, third-grader Madison Philpott, second-grader Joseph Greer, third-graders Gracie Pendleton, Paige Ritchie and Aliyah Burton and first-grader Dax Gray. Back, CES Principal Ricky Smith, third-grade teacher Doretha Sanders, whose student Madison Philpott was the CES first-place winner and county runner-up, Taylor County Conservation District Board Member Barry Smith and kindergarteners Hannah Matias and Zoe Weddle.

CES students raise money for children in need

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently raised money to help local children.

 

On Friday, March 3, CES hosted a hat day to raise money for the Campbellsville/Taylor County Crusade for Children donation drive. In all, CES students raised $115.

 

Campbellsville Fire & Rescue and Taylor County Fire Department personnel came to CES on Friday, March 17, to accept the donation.

 

From left, front, are first-grader Phoebe Ritchie and second-graders Dalton Shively and Marissa Sumners. Second row, second-grader Keely Rakes, third-grader Paige Ritchie, second-grader Sammantha Wooley, third-graders Gracie Pendleton, De’Asia Fisher and Ryder Murphy and second-grader Joseph Greer. Third row, second-graders Codey Parks and Kae’vin Spaulding, first-graders Trace Richardson and Bree Farmer, third-graders Madisyn Bradfield and Carson Mills, second-grader Cayton Lawhorn, third-grader Maylee Wilds, second-grader Sophia Santos and third-grader Cameron Estes. Back, second-grader Evan Lockridge, Campbellsville Fire & Rescue firefighters Daniel Cook and Matthew Taylor and Captain Brent Lile, Taylor County Fire Department volunteer Randy Bricken Jr., Assistant Chief Randy Bricken Sr. and Chief George Wilson.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of March 13.

 

From left, front, are kindergartener Miley Orberson, first-grader Maddie Brunelle, second-grader Malachi Sanford and kindergarteners Brayden Perkins and Casen Meredith. Back, first-grader Jackson Bates and Jayden Cox, third-graders Alicia Spaulding, Alyssa Knezevic and Ryder Murphy, second-grader Alex Yang and third-grader Nora Harris. Absent from the photo are kindergartener Hannah Matias, first-grader Seeley Whitaker and second-graders Seamus Huber and Angelina Babbs.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of March 13.

 

From left are first-grader Nadia Taylor, second-grader Damien Clark, third-grader Cameron Estes and kindergartener Jackson Wright.

CES students selling pizza to raise money for musical performances

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are selling Little Caesars pizza kits to raise money to bring special arts programs to the school.

 

All proceeds from the fundraiser will go toward paying the musicians’ costs to perform at CES.

 

The fundraiser began on Thursday, March 16.

 

Orders are due Wednesday, March 29, with payment.

CMS band students learn to play instruments

 

Campbellsville Middle School band students are learning to play musical instruments.

 

In Zach Shelton’s class, students have chosen instruments to practice and recently played a song to hear their progress.

 

From left, CMS seventh-grader Yash Patel and sixth-graders Brandon Nelson and Jasmine Daniels play the trumpet.

CES first-graders play games to learn new words

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-grade students are having fun while learning new words.

 

In Shirley Cox’s class, students play games each week to help them learn new sight words.

 

CES first-grade teacher Shirley Cox plays Candyland with students, from left, first-grader Drelynn Hollins, second-grader Lashonda Wilkinson and first-grader Gabe Prior to help them learn sight words.

CES art students learn to weave

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students recently learned to weave.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s class, students were given two pieces of paper with intricate designs and asked to weave them together.

 

CES second-grader Alex Yang holds his finished paper weaving.

CHS students make tape people sculptures

 

Campbellsville High School students recently made life-size tape people sculptures.

 

In recent weeks, students and teachers have seen the tape people in various places around Campbellsville middle and high schools.

 

Tape people could be seen eating breakfast and lunch, reading a book, walking up the stairs, hanging from the stairwell, playing the guitar, climbing down from the ceiling, cheering and much more.

 

CHS freshman Ben Arachi tapes Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Zachary Shaw’s arm.

CHS tennis teams to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ and girls’ tennis teams will host a fundraiser at McDonald’s.

 

The teams will receive a portion of proceeds from inside orders on Tuesday, Feb. 7, evening.

 

McDonald's

CMS softball team to host pajama party

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team will host a pajama party on Friday, Jan. 20.

 

The party will be from 6 to 8 p.m. in the multi-purpose room.

 

Admission is $5 and concessions will be available.

CMS to host CKMSAC tournament

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host the sixth-grade Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference basketball tournament on Saturday, Jan. 21.

 

The tournament was originally scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 7, but was postponed because of inclement weather.

 

The CMS boys’ sixth-grade team will compete in the tournament.

CES to host kindergarten readiness workshop

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host a free kindergarten readiness workshop for parents.

 

The workshop will begin at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 24, in the CES cafeteria.

 

All parents with children who will start kindergarten this August or in coming years are welcome to attend.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School

CHS softball team to host chili supper and auction

 

Campbellsville High School softball team will host a chili supper and auction on Friday, Jan. 13.

 

That night, the CHS girls’ and boys’ basketball teams will take on Marion County, starting with the girls’ match up at 6 p.m. in the CHS gym.

 

The chili supper will be in the CHS cafeteria from 5 to 7:30 p.m.

CHS swim team to host White Castle fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School swim team will host a White Castle fundraiser on Saturday, Jan. 21.

 

The White Castle Crave Mobile will come to Campbellsville that day, and set up at Lowe’s parking lot from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

CMS girls’ basketball team to host bake sale

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ sixth-grade winter basketball team will host a bake sale at Kroger in Green River Plaza on Saturday, Jan. 7, from 8 a.m. to noon.

 

There will be many homemade goodies available for a donation.

 

CMS sixth-grade girls’ winter basketball team members are, from left, front, seventh-grader Olivia Fields and sixth-graders Brianna Hayes and Asia Barbour. Back, sixth-graders Briana Davis, Breanna Humphress, Jade Wheeler, Haylee Allen, Dakota Slone and Mary Russell.

CES kindergarteners to present ‘Bob Humbug, the Christmas Grump’

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students have been working hard to prepare for their Christmas musical, which is set for Tuesday, Dec. 13.

 

The show is entitled “Bob Humbug, the Christmas Grump.”

 

Students will perform at 5:30 p.m. in the CES gymnasium.

 

CES kindergarteners in Leanna Cundiff’s class made elf hats to wear as they perform in their upcoming Christmas musical, entitled “Bob Humbug, the Christmas Grump,” which will be on Tuesday, Dec. 13, at 5:30 p.m. in the CES gym.

CMS, CHS students to take final exams

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students will take their final semester exams on Dec. 14-16.

CHS band members selling doughnuts

 

Campbellsville High School band members are selling doughnuts as a fundraiser.

 

Band members are selling a variety of Krispy Kreme doughnuts in several varieties.

CHS bowling team to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School bowling team will host a fundraiser on Friday, Dec. 9.

 

The team will a portion of proceeds from sales at Chick-fil-A on the Campbellsville University campus from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m.

 

CHS Bowling Team

CMS students invited to book giveaway

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are invited to a free book giveaway.

 

Students can pick up a free book on Wednesday, Dec. 7, Thursday, Dec. 8, or Friday, Dec. 9, in Guidance Counselor Beth Wiedewitsch’s office.

CMS to host dance to benefit local children, hurricane victims

 

Campbellsville Middle School students will host a dance to raise money for local children and those who lost their belongings as a result of Hurricane Matthew.

 

The dance is set for Friday, Dec. 9, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the CMS multi-purpose room.

 

Admission is $5 and concessions will be sold.

 

Proceeds will be given to Hurricane Matthew victims and the local Toys for Kids organization.

FRYSC council to meet

 

Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center Advisory Council will meet on Thursday, Dec. 8, at the Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making meeting room at the high school.

CHS swim team shirt deadline extended

 

Campbellsville High School swim team is selling shirts as a fundraiser, and the deadline to purchase them has been extended.

 

The shirts are charcoal gray and feature an EAGLES soar logo.

 

Eagles Soar

CES to host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host parent-teacher conferences on Thursday, Dec. 15.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School

CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host a blood drive on Friday, Dec. 9, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

Kentucky Blood Center officials will be on hand to help students, teachers, staff members, parents and community members donate.

 

Kentucky Blood Center

CES kindergarteners to present ‘Bob Humbug, the Christmas Grump’

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students will present a Christmas musical on Tuesday, Dec. 13.

 

The show is entitled “Bob Humbug, the Christmas Grump,” and students will perform at 5:30 p.m. in the CES gymnasium.

 

CES kindergarteners practice their songs and dance moves for their upcoming Christmas musical, entitled “Bob Humbug, the Christmas Grump.”

CIS ‘Christmas Spectacular’ set for Dec. 11

 

The annual Campbellsville Independent Schools “Christmas Spectacular” will be Sunday, Dec. 11, beginning at 3 p.m. in Campbellsville High School’s Hamilton Auditorium.

 

Music ensembles from Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools will perform, including the CHS show choir and chamber ensemble, the CES third-grade choir and middle school choirs.

CES preschool students to present Christmas program

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students will present a Christmas program on Thursday, Dec. 15.

 

The program will begin at 9 a.m. in the CES gym.

CHS Show Choir hosts fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School Show Choir is selling boxed lunches as a fundraiser.

 

Lunches will be delivered on Monday, Oct. 31, for $10 each.

CHS Marching Band to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School Marching Band will host a fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 29.

 

Ten percent of all sales at Venture City Comics on Main Street will go toward the band.

CMS to host Halloween dance

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host a Halloween dance on Friday, Oct. 28.

 

The dance will be from 6 to 7 p.m. in the multi-purpose room.

CMS girls’ basketball team to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball team will host a fundraiser on Friday, Sept. 16.

School supply drive to benefit CES students

 

A local school supply drive will benefit Campbellsville Elementary Schools students.

 

Taylor County Public Library, Edwards Jones and The Big Dawg are hosting a school supply drive to benefit Campbellsville and Taylor County elementary schools.

FRYSC to sponsor new support group

 

Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center will sponsor a new support group those raising their grandchildren.

 

GAP is a support group for those living in Taylor County who are raising their grandchildren or those who aren’t their biological children, such as nieces, nephews, cousins, etc.

CMS girls’ basketball tryouts are June 2 and 7

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball tryouts have been set for this week and next week.

CMS to end school year with special events

 

Campbellsville Middle School students will soon have several special events to finish the 2015-2016 school year.

 

This year’s CMS eighth-grade awards night will be Thursday, May 12, at 6 p.m. at Campbellsville High School’s Hamilton Auditorium.

CHS prom details finalized

 

Campbellsville High School seniors are preparing for the end of their high school careers, with several upcoming activities.

 

This year’s prom will be Saturday, May 14, from 9 p.m. to midnight at All Occasions. Doors close at 10 p.m.

CHS show choir concert canceled

 

Campbellsville High School show choir’s spring concert, scheduled for Sunday, May 15, has been canceled.

CHS baseball team to play in All “A” state tournament

 

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team will play in the elite eight of the All “A” state baseball tournament tomorrow at 4:30 p.m.

 

Relay for Life team contest winner announced, T-shirts on sale

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Relay for Life team hosted a T-shirt design contest recently, open to all Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school students.

 

CHS junior Kyrsten Hill’s design was chosen to be printed on the District’s team T-shirt for this year’s Relay for Life events.

 

CHS show choir to present spring concert

 

Campbellsville High School show choir will present its spring concert on Sunday, May 15.

 

CHS seniors to have professional skills training

 

Campbellsville High School seniors will undergo professional skills training on Monday, May 16.

 

Community partners from several local businesses and industries will come to CHS from 9:30 a.m. to noon to discuss soft skills and conduct mock interviews with senior students.

CMS students to learn about ATC courses

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders who are interested in taking classes at the Green County Area Technology Center are invited to an upcoming event to learn more about the center.

CES Wings Express program to have summer kickoff event

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express will kick off its summer program next week.

 

There will be games, crafts and snacks on Thursday, May 12, for those who will be attending the summer program.

CHS project graduation committee to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School project graduation committee will host a fundraiser on Friday, April 1.

CHS softball team selling All “A” region championship T-shirts

 

Campbellsville High School softball team made history on Saturday, March 26, and is now selling T-shirts to mark the event.

 

CHS students raising money for rehabilitation center

 

Campbellsville High School seniors Ben Fitzgerald, Katie Lefever, Belen Garcia and Heather Bailey are raising money for an alcohol and drug abuse recovery center in Kings Mountain, Ky.

CHS student raises money for children

 

Campbellsville High School senior Brooklyn Harris is hosting a penny war at Campbellsville Elementary School to raise money for No Kid Hungry.

CHS softball team wins All “A” region championship

 

Campbellsville High School softball team won the All “A” fifth region championship on Saturday, March 26, and advances to the All “A” state tournament.

 

CHS baseball team advances to All “A” region championship

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team defeated Green County on Saturday, March 26, to advance to the All “A” fifth region championship game on Monday, March 28.

 

CHS students to compete at national Beta convention

 

Campbellsville High School students will compete next week at the national Beta convention in New Orleans, La.

 

The CHS Beta Club repeated as state champions at the annual state convention in January. As a result, seven students won awards and advanced to the national Beta convention.

 

The national convention will be June 27-30 at New Orleans Morial Convention Center.

 

    

Tickets still available for CMS fundraisers

 

Tickets are still available for the upcoming Campbellsville Middle School 5K run/walk, barbecue dinner, auction and all-star basketball game.

 

A group of former University of Kentucky basketball players will invade CMS on Saturday, Aug. 13, all to raise money for a great cause.

CHS to take on Taylor County in Big Dawg Bowl

 

Campbellsville High School will take on Taylor County High School on Friday, Sept. 2, in the annual Big Dawg Bowl.

 

 Campbellsville High School will take on Taylor County High School on Friday, Sept. 2, in the annual Big Dawg Bowl.

CHS to host Coaches vs. Cancer events

 

Campbellsville High School is working to raise money to help find a cure for cancer.

 

There will be several special activities on Tuesday, Feb. 14, to help raise money for the American Cancer Society and have a little fun, too.

 

That evening, the CHS girls’ and boys’ varsity basketball teams will play Green County, starting with the girls’ game at 6 p.m. in the CHS gym.

 

 

Coaches vs. Cancer

CHS to name media center for former employee

 

Campbellsville High School will name its media center for long-time employee and school supporter Anne Fraim.

 

Fraim worked at CHS for 42 years in many capacities, helping students, faculty members and administrators.

 

She will be honored in a special ceremony on Monday, March 6, at 6 p.m., when the media center is named the Anne Fraim Media Center.

 

CHS to name media center for former employee

CIS honored at state capitol

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools was recently honored at the Kentucky state capitol.

 

Earlier in the 2016-2017 school year, the District was been named to an honor roll for improving its academic performance and expanding its AP course offerings at Campbellsville High School.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools is one of eight Kentucky public school districts named to the Advanced Placement Honor Roll.

 

Last month, Superintendent Mike Deaton and other administrators were recognized during a special ceremony at the state capitol.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools was recently honored at the Kentucky state capitol for being one of eight Kentucky public school districts named to the Advanced Placement Honor Roll this school year. Those attending the ceremony are, from left, Kentucky Commissioner of Education Stephen Pruitt, Campbellsville High School Guidance Counselor Richard Dooley, Education and Workforce Development Cabinet Deputy Secretary Brad Montell, Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Mike Deaton, Campbellsville High School Principal Kirby Smith, AP student Zack Settle, a CHS senior, and Instructional Supervisor Kent Settle.

CHS to host Holiday Classic

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team will host its annual Holiday Classic on Dec. 28-30.

 

Games will begin on Wednesday, Dec. 28, at 4 p.m.

Changes made to CMS, CHS athletics schedules

 

Because of winter weather, several changes have been made to CMS and CHS athletic schedules.

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ and girls’ match ups against Taylor County, which were to be played on Friday, Jan. 5, have been postponed.

CHS media center named for former employee, lifelong ‘Eagle’

 

Her days of wearing high heels and walking to the post office might be over. But Anne Fraim says she will always be an Eagle.

 

Wearing her purple and gold, as she always does, she listened as her friends and family spoke about how much they love her.

 

And she couldn’t help but smile.

 

Campbellsville High School named its media center for lifetime Eagle and long-time employee and school supporter Anne Fraim on Monday, March 6.

 

Former CHS employee Anne Fraim poses for a photo outside the newly dedicated Anne Fraim Media Center.

Meeting scheduled to discuss summer trip abroad

 

Campbellsville High School students interested in going on a trip to Europe in summer 2017 are asked to attend an informational meeting on Tuesday, April 26.

CES Wings Express students learn about dental hygiene

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently learned about dental hygiene.

 

Dr. Heather Wise of Wise Dentistry For Kids recently spoke to Wings Express students about how they should care for their teeth.

 

Wise said it’s important for everyone to brush their teeth in the morning and evening, and to eat healthy snacks.

 

Dr. Heather Wise of Wise Dentistry for Kids demonstrates for CES Wings Express students the proper way to brush their teeth.

Infinite Campus system to be down Dec. 23-30

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students, parents, teachers and administrators will be unable to access the Infinite Campus system from Friday, Dec. 23, through Friday, Dec. 30.

 

Infinite Campus

CES students practice math skills

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are working hard to sharpen their math skills.

 

Students work each week with math interventionist Vanessa Adkins to practice addition, subtraction, multiplication and divisions.

 

Recently, students used Dominos to practice their addition skills.

 

CES math interventionist Vanessa Adkins plays a Dominos game with, from left, first-graders Destiny Rhinehart, Henry Martinez and Shylan Dunn.

Merry Christmas from the Eagle Family!

 

Merry Christmas

CES students have fun playing dodgeball

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently had fun playing dodgeball.

 

In Lynn Kearney’s physical education class, students first do some warmup exercises and then have fun playing a game or activity.

 

During a recent class, students battled each other in a game of dodgeball.

 

CES second-grader Kadin Coppage throws a dodgeball.

CMS choir students prepare for spring show

 

Campbellsville Middle School choir students are preparing for their spring show.

 

CMS choirs will present their show on Sunday, March 26, at 2 p.m. at Campbellsville High School’s Hamilton Auditorium.

 

The performance is free and open to the public.

 

From left, CMS choir members Hayley Wethington, a seventh-grader, and eighth-graders Trinity Lobb, Noah Mardis and Natasha Combs practice choreography for their spring show.

CMS students make pasta salad

 

Campbellsville Middle School fourth-graders recently learned about nutrition and made their own pasta salad.

 

Jordan Stapp, 4-H program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, recently spoke to students.

 

Stapp talked to students about the food groups – with a focus on grains – and how much food they should eat in a day and in a serving size.

 

CMS fourth-grader Landon Rakes adds carrots to the class’s pasta salad.

 

Reception for CHS senior rescheduled to Friday, Jan. 6

 

The reception to honor CHS senior Blair Lamb has been rescheduled to Friday, Jan. 6.

 

Lamb will compete in the Distinguished Young Women of Kentucky competition next week in Lexington.

 

A send-off reception for Lamb was planned for Thursday, Jan. 5, at Campbellsville Baptist Church, but has been rescheduled because of inclement weather.

 

The reception will now be on Friday, Jan. 6, at Campbellsville Christian Church from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

 

In addition to being named the Taylor County Distinguished Young Woman last June, CHS senior Blair Lamb won the Be Your Best Self Award, the overall scholastic and self-expression awards and preliminary awards in fitness, talent and interview. Lamb will compete in the state DYW program in Lexington on Jan. 13 and 14.

CHS students to interview for jobs

 

Campbellsville High School students are invited to an open job interview session on Wednesday, Feb. 22.

 

Representatives from McDonald’s will be at CHS from 3 to 5 p.m. to interview any CHS student who is age 16 and older.

CES students make butterflies

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students recently made butterflies.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, students have been studying form and texture.

 

Forms, as Hash told her students, are objects that take up space.

 

CES kindergarteners Addison Beckley, at left, and Gabriella Tate hold their butterflies.

CIS students invited to Back to School Bash

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students are invited to attend a Back to School Bash at Kroger in Green River Plaza on Friday, Aug. 5, from 4 to 10 p.m.

CMS volleyball tryouts are Dec. 9

 

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball team tryouts are approaching.

 

Players interested in trying out are encouraged to attend conditioning on Friday, Dec. 2, from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at the school.

 

Tryouts will be on Friday, Dec. 9, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.

 

volleyball

CHS students elected FCCLA region officers

 

Campbellsville High School students have been elected to serve as FCCLA region officers.

 

CHS Family, Career and Community Leaders of America students attended the Region 14 FCCLA meeting on Tuesday, March 14, at Lindsey Wilson College.

 

Haley Fitch, a junior, was elected vice president of individual programs. CHS freshman Jakyia Mitchell was elected vice president of community service. And junior Vivian Brown was elected vice president of parliamentary law.

 

Three CHS FCCLA students were recently elected to serve as regional officers. Those elected include, from left, junior Haley Fitch, who will serve as vice president of individual programs; freshman Jakyia Mitchell, who is vice president of community service; and junior Vivian Brown, who will serve as vice president of parliamentary law.

CHS baseball team to play in All "A" sectional tonight

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team will play in the All “A” sectional tournament game tonight.

 

CES Back to School nights moved to CHS gym

 

Because of ongoing construction, Campbellsville Elementary School’s upcoming Back to School nights have been moved to the Campbellsville High School gymnasium.

 

The nights are geared toward providing students and their parents the information they need for a successful 2016-2017 school year.

CMS students collecting supplies, raising money for Hurricane Matthew victims

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are collecting supplies and raising money for those who lost their belongings as a result of Hurricane Matthew.

 

Widespread damage was reported in South Carolina, North Carolina, Georgia and Florida, and internationally.

 

CMS

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training and orientation on Thursday, April 13.

 

The training will be at the FRYSC Center, which is located at Campbellsville High School, at 2 p.m.

CHS football team to begin season Friday, Aug. 19

 

Campbellsville High School football team will begin its season on Friday, Aug. 19, playing in the Scottie Bowl at Glasgow High School.

CES to host Grandparent Day celebration

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host its annual Grandparent Day celebration on Friday, Dec. 9.

 

The event will be from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. in the CES library.

 

CES

CMS boys’ basketball games rescheduled for Jan. 11

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ basketball games versus Taylor County Middle School, originally planned for Thursday, Jan. 5, will now be played on Wednesday, Jan. 11.

 

Sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade match ups will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the TCMS gym.

 

The games were rescheduled because of inclement weather.

 

Lynn Kearney coaches the sixth- and eighth-grade teams. Joseph Taylor is the seventh-grade coach.

CHS seniors work toward becoming college and career ready

 

Campbellsville High School seniors are working hard to become college and career ready.

 

On Wednesday, March 15, several students passed Work Keys exams, bringing them closer to receiving career ready status.

 

Jon Tanner Coppage

CHS girls’, boys’ basketball teams to play in Tip-Off Classic

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ basketball teams will play in the Domino’s Pizza Tip-Off Classic on Saturday, Dec. 3.

CHS prom tickets on sale

 

Campbellsville High School prom tickets are on sale now.

 

This year’s prom is scheduled for Saturday, April 29, at The Venue.

 

Tickets are $25 for an individual and $40 for a couple.

CHS administrators investigating campus incident

 

Campbellsville High School administrators are investigating an incident that occurred on campus today, Tuesday, April 19.

CHS softball team to host parent meeting

 

Campbellsville High School softball team will host a parents’ meeting on Thursday, Dec. 1.

 

The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. in the school’s cafeteria.

CMS students named Academic Achievers

 

Campbellsville Middle School students were recognized at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, March 13, for receiving Academic Achiever awards.

 

CMS Principal Elisha Rhodes said, through the Leader in Me process, teachers and administrators are working with students to set goals for themselves.

 

“For some, it has been through academics, and, through some, it is just personal goals to help them become what we call ‘a better you,’” she said.

 

Campbellsville Middle School students were recognized at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, March 13, for receiving Academic Achiever awards. From left are sixth-graders Destiny Hicks and Mikeala Scharbrough, seventh-graders Zachary Underwood and Kaylyn Smith, fourth-graders Lilyan Murphy and Zeke Harris, eighth-grader Zaquan Cowan and fifth-graders Tashaun Hart and KyAshia Mitchell. Absent from the photo are eighth-graders Taylor Whaley and Sheddy Taylor.

CHS boys’ basketball Booster Club to host jamboree

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball Booster Club will host a jamboree for middle school teams on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 4 and 5.

 

The tournament is a fundraiser for CHS boys’ basketball.

 

Admission is $5 per day, and no passes will be accepted. Children younger than 6 will be admitted free.

CHS junior class to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School junior class will host a fundraiser on Tuesday, Nov. 15.

 

Juniors will receive 15 percent of dine-in, pick-up and delivery sales at Gatti’s Pizza from 11 a.m. to closing.

 

When ordering, tell the cashier you want to support the CHS junior class.

CMS custodian receives Dare to Soar award

 

Campbellsville Middle School custodian Daryl Ford has received this month’s Dare to Soar award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Mike Deaton made the presentation at the Campbellsville Board of Education’s regular meeting on Monday, March 13.

 

In reading a letter nominating Ford for the award, Deaton said Ford goes above and beyond each and every day he is working at CMS.

 

“He is simply not a custodian, but a mentor to the students at CMS and I am glad I can call him my friend,” Deaton read.

 

CMS custodian Daryl Ford, at left, received the Dare to Soar award at the Campbellsville Board of Education’s regular meeting on Monday, March 13. Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Mike Deaton made the presentation.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of March 13.

 

From left are senior Iori Hashimoto, freshman Mikael Vaught and junior Ryan Wiedewitsch. Absent from the photo is sophomore Andrea Bryant.

CHS KYA members selling gummy bears

 

Campbellsville High School KYA members are selling gummy bears as a fundraiser.

 

All proceeds from the sale will go toward paying for students to attend the KYA convention this year.

CES students learn shapes

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are working hard to learn and draw shapes.

 

In Hailey Ogle’s first-grade class, students rotate to several different centers to learn about math and play educational games.

 

CES first-graders Lillian Martin, at left, and Ammarissa Nunez trace pentagons and trapezoids.

CHS student to perform in ‘My Fair Lady’

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Gracyne Hash will perform in the upcoming Campbellsville University production of “My Fair Lady.”

 

Hash portrays a flower girl and performs in the servant chorus. She has a speaking and singing role.

 

CES students to raise money for Crusade for Children

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students will raise money for the local Crusade for Children donation drive.

 

On Friday, March 3, CES students can pay $1 to wear a hat for the day.

 

All money raised will be donated to Crusade for Children, which benefits local children.

CHS students perform penny experiment

 

Campbellsville High School chemistry students recently performed an experiment with pennies.

 

CHS teacher Dee Doss asked students to determine whether their pennies were made of pure copper.

 

Students were given two pennies, one made before 1982 and the other made after 1982.

 

CHS junior Nena Barnett, at left, pours hydrochloric acid on her group’s pennies as classmate Jayden Bridgewater watches.

CES preschool students study the letter N

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are studying the letter N.

 

Students in Sherry Cowherd’s class are studying the letters of the alphabet. They have almost learned all the letters, but recently focused on the letter N.

 

CES preschool student Elijah Russell writes the letter N.

CMS volleyball team defeats Hart County

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball team defeated Hart County on Thursday, March 9.

 

Seventh-graders won by a score of 2-1.

 

And eighth-graders also won, by a final score of 2-0.

 

CMS eighth-grader Laci Hodgens guards the net.

CIS employees invited to education forum

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ employees are invited to attend an education forum on Thursday, Dec. 29.

 

State Rep. John “Bam” Carney, R-Campbellsville, and State Sen. Max Wise, R-Campbellsville, will host the forum at Campbellsville University from 5 to 7 p.m. at Gheens Recital Hall.

CMS volleyball team defeats Russell County

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball team defeated Russell County on Tuesday, March 7.

 

Seventh-graders defeated Russell County by a score of 2-0.

 

The eighth-grade squad fought hard and battled Russell County to a third game, but couldn't get the win. Final score was 1-2.

 

CMS eighth-grader Zoie Sidebottom serves.

CHS powderpuff game rescheduled

 

Because of rain and potential thunderstorms, tonight's CHS homecoming powderpuff football game has been postponed until Monday, Oct. 24, at 6 p.m. at the CHS football field.

CHS to host basketball jamboree

 

Campbellsville High School Boys’ Basketball Booster Club will host a sixth-grade basketball jamboree on Saturday, Nov. 12.

 

Games will be in the CHS gym, and will start at 1:30 p.m.

CHS boys’, girls’ basketball teams to play in basketball jamboree

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ and girls’ basketball teams will play in the Campbellsville University Basketball Jamboree on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 18 and 19.

CHS senior to bowl at Lindsey Wilson College

 

Campbellsville High School senior Vera Brown will continue her academic and bowling careers at Lindsey Wilson College.
 
Brown will officially sign her letter of intent in a special ceremony tomorrow at 4:30 p.m. in the CHS library.
 
CHS senior to bowl at Lindsey Wilson College
CMS volleyball team defeats Taylor County

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball team defeated Taylor County on Monday, March 6.

 

Final score was 2-0 in the seventh-grade match, and eighth-graders won by a score of 2-1.

 

CMS volleyball players talk during a time out.

CES Wings Express to host Family Night

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students and staff members will host Family Night on Thursday, Nov. 3.

 

Activities are planned from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the CES cafeteria.

CMS volleyball teams defeat Metcalfe County

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball teams defeated Metcalfe County on Thursday, March 2.

 

Final score of the seventh-grade match up was 2-1.

 

And the CMS eighth-graders won by a score of 2-0.

 

CMS seventh-grader Rylee Petett serves.

Back to School nights planned at CES, CMS and CHS

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools will host back to school nights in coming weeks to help students prepare for the 2016-2017 school year.

 

Students will be able to tour their school, meet their teachers and see their classrooms.

 

CMS volleyball teams defeat Adair County

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball teams defeated Adair County on Tuesday, Feb. 28.

 

Sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade squads won by scores of 2-0.

 

CMS seventh-grader Kaylyn Smith serves.

CES students celebrate Valentine’s Day

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently celebrated Valentine’s Day with several special activities.

 

Students made Valentine boxes and had parties with special snacks.

 

They also passed out valentines to each other.

 

CES second-graders in Tracey Rinehart’s class hold their valentine boxes.

CMS, CHS students to participate in Fourth District choir

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students have been chosen to participate in the Fourth District Junior High Chorus and the Fourth District Choral Festival on Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 26 and 27.

CES third-graders celebrate Valentine’s Day

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-grade students recently celebrated Valentine’s Day by making some special crafts and enjoying snacks.

 

Students rotated to several stations on a Friday afternoon for activities.

 

CES third-graders Lauren Pace, at left, and Chloe Bates hold their finished picture frames.

CHS football team to host kickoff dinner and auction

 

Campbellsville High School football team will host its third annual kickoff dinner and auction on Sunday, Aug. 7.

 

CMS boys’ basketball team to play in CKMSAC tournament

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ sixth-grade basketball team will play in the Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference tournament on Saturday, Jan. 7.

 

In addition to CMS, the CKMSAC includes Adair, Casey, Green, Hart, Metcalfe, Russell and Taylor County middle schools.

 

The tournament starts at 10 a.m. in the Campbellsville High School gym.

CES Wings Express students make Valentine cards

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently made Valentine cards for those receiving treatment at a local hospital or living in a local nursing home.

 

Sarah Hampton, Taylor County Public Library outreach librarian, recently visited with Wings Express students to read with them and have fun.

 

From left, CES kindergarteners Trinity Clark, Aubrey Allen and Marlee Dickens make Valentine cards.

CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host a blood drive on Friday, March 3, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

Kentucky Blood Center officials will be on hand to help students, teachers, staff members, parents and community members donate.

CES students color Valentine cards

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently colored Valentine cards.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, students chose a Valentine card and then colored it to take home as a gift.

 

From left, CES kindergarteners Keagan Shearer, Aubrey Allen, Dyra Welch, Elyzabeth Fisher, Ronnie Allen and Brayden Perkins hold their Valentine cards.

CHS to host Forcht Bank Bowl

 

Campbellsville High School will host its eighth annual Forcht Bank Bowl on Aug. 26 and 27 at Campbellsville University.

CIS choirs to perform

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a fall choir concert on Sunday, Oct. 23.

 

For the first time, Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school choirs will come together for a fall concert.

CHS football team to take on Russellville in state playoffs

 

Campbellsville High School football team has advanced to the second round of state playoffs.

 

Campbellsville High School football team has advanced to the second round of state playoffs.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training and orientation on Thursday, Jan. 19.

 

The training will be at the FRYSC Center, which is located at Campbellsville High School, at 1:30 p.m.

CES students have fun with Valentine math

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently had some fun with Valentine math.

 

In Luci Shofner’s first-grade class, students used Sweetheart candies to help practice counting and sorting.

 

Each student was given a handful of candies and then asked to sort them by color.

 

CES first-grader Stella Newcomb sorts her candies.

CHS softball team to host chili supper and auction

 

Campbellsville High School softball team will host a chili supper and auction on Friday, Jan. 13.

 

That night, the CHS girls’ and boys’ basketball teams will take on Marion County, starting with the girls’ match up at 6 p.m. in the CHS gym.

 

The chili supper will be in the CHS cafeteria from 5 to 7:30 p.m.

CHS students study the heart

 

Campbellsville High School anatomy students are studying the heart.

 

In Dee Doss’s class, students have learned all about the parts of the heart and their functions.

 

To end the unit, students dissected sheep hearts to see what they have been learning firsthand.

 

CHS anatomy teacher Dee Doss helps students, from left, seniors Caroline McMahan and Mallory Haley and junior Alex Doss identify the parts of the heart.

CHS senior to play football at Kentucky State University

 

Campbellsville High School senior Micah Corley will continue his football career at Kentucky State University.

 

Corley will sign his letter of intent in a special ceremony on Monday, Feb. 6, at 4:30 p.m. in the CHS media center.

 

All friends, family members, coaches and teammates are invited to attend.

 

Campbellsville High School senior Micah Corley will continue his football career at Kentucky State University. He will sign his letter of intent in a special ceremony on Monday, Feb. 6, at 4:30 p.m. in the CHS media center.

CMS students study economics, form assembly lines

 

Campbellsville Middle School sixth-graders recently studied economics, and experienced working in an assembly line firsthand.

 

In Farrah Hord’s social studies classes, students discussed how businesses produce products for their customers.

 

To get a firsthand look at the subject, Hord asked her students to become workers at their own factory.

 

CMS sixth-graders make bracelets while wearing zip lock bags for gloves and bags as head gear.

CHS tennis teams to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ and girls’ tennis teams will host a fundraiser at Gatti’s Pizza.

 

The teams will receive 15 percent of proceeds from all orders on Thursday, Jan. 26, from open to close.

 

Those who want to support the tennis teams should mention the fundraiser.

CMS students hatch baby chick

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently witnessed the birth of a baby chick.

 

In Amy Knifley’s eighth-grade science classes, students have learned about how baby chickens are born.

 

Knifley placed several eggs inside an incubator to let students see the process. Each day, students checked the humidity and temperature inside the incubator.

 

CMS eighth-grader MaKala Hammett holds a baby chick.

CHS FCA group to host prayer walk

 

Campbellsville High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes group will host a prayer walk on Wednesday, Feb. 8, at 3:30 p.m.

 

The walk will begin in front of the CHS campus.

 

CHS FCA

CMS art students study Monet

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students are studying Monet, and making their own watercolor artwork inspired by his style.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s art class, students are learning about impressionism.

 

CMS sixth-grader Levi Dicken, at left, and fifth-grader Kendra Coulter paint their Monet-inspired artwork.

CHS to participate in ‘Dig Pink’ activities at volleyball game

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball players will participate in “Dig Pink” activities next week to help raise money for breast cancer research.

 

CHS basketball teams to participate in ‘Thrill in the Ville’

 

Campbellsville High School Pep Club will host a “Thrill in the Ville” basketball preview night on Monday, Nov. 21, in the CHS gym.

 

CHS girls’ and boys’ basketball teams will participate in the event, which begins at 6 p.m.

CES celebrates Dr. Seuss

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students celebrated Dr. Seuss this week with several special events. 

 

Events began on Monday, March 6, and ended Friday, March 10.

 

Several students participated in the CES media center’s Seuss Book Project contest.

 

CES students participated in a Seuss Brook Project, hosted by the school’s media center. Winners will be announced soon.

CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host a blood drive on Friday, Oct. 14, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

CES celebrates Dr. Seuss

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students celebrated Dr. Seuss this week with several special events. 

 

Events began on Monday, March 6, and ended Friday, March 10.

 

Students participated in dress-up days geared toward Seuss’s books.

 

CES activity teachers dress as characters from “One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish.” From left are CES Explorers teacher Miriah Cox, art teacher Adrienne Hash, music teacher Cyndi Chadwick and physical education teacher Lynn Kearney.

CHS track team selling fruit

 

Campbellsville High School track team members are selling fruit to raise money for the upcoming season.

 

Brochures for the items being sold are available at Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school main offices.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of March 6.

 

From left, front, are first-graders Jaxson Hunt and Stella Newcomb and kindergarteners Dyra Welch, Laurna McKenzie and Jayden Maupin. Back, second-graders Sophia Santos, Braxton Agee, Dalton Shively and Stephen Green, third-grader KaMiya Williams, first-grader London Whitlow and third-grader Jayden Harris. Absent from the photo are kindergartener Timothy Stacy, first-grader Alexis Mann and third-grader Mary James.

CES, CMS to celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville elementary and middle schools will celebrate Red Ribbon Week with several special events.

 

Red Ribbon Week is the largest drug prevention campaign in the country, and serves as a way for students to take a stand against illegal drugs.

 

This year, Red Ribbon Week is Oc. 24-28.

Campbellsville Independent Schools to host cheerleading league

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a developmental cheerleading league for boys and girls in kindergarten through fifth-grade.

 

Those eligible to participate are students attending Campbellsville Independent Schools or Kentucky Christian Academy.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of March 6.

 

From left are kindergartener Luka Banta, third-grader Gracie Pendleton, second-grader Evan Lockridge and first-grader Drake Edwards.

CHS homecoming events to culminate with Eagle Family Night, football game

 

Campbellsville High School will celebrate football homecoming next week, with dress up days, games, the crowning of a king and queen, a powderpuff football game, parade and Eagle Family Night.

 

This year’s CHS football homecoming candidates are, from left, front, freshmen Gavin Johnson, Isabella Osborne, Matthew Oliver and Taylor Brewer. Second row, sophomores Mariah Lowery, Tatem Wiseman, Lane Bottoms and Charlie Pettigrew. Third row, juniors Josh Tamez, Etiyah Thompson, Adrian Richardson and Missy Vanorder. Back, seniors Daniel Silva, Caylie Blair, Kailey Morris, Brenna Wethington, Caroline McMahan and Stone Williams. Absent from the photo are seniors Logan Brown and Murphy Lamb.     Eagle Family Night will get underway at 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 21. The annual event will be from 5 to 7 p.m. for all Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students and parents.

CHS senior is college ready

 

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

 

CHS senior Micah Corley recently passed the KYOTE writing exam.

 

Micah Corley

CIS youth football signups are Aug. 11, 13

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host registration for 8U, 10U and 12U youth football leagues on Thursday, Aug. 11, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, Aug. 13, from 11 a.m. to noon at the Campbellsville High School practice football field.

CES celebrates Dr. Seuss

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are celebrating Dr. Seuss in a week full of several special events. 

 

Events began on Monday, March 6, and will end Friday, March 10.

 

Students can participate in dress-up days geared toward Seuss’s books.

 

CES students dress for Going Places Day.

CMS to host fundraisers for space camp

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host two fundraisers this week to raise money for a student trip to space camp.

CES students learn about George Washington

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students recently learned about George Washington in honor of Presidents Day.

 

Students in Leanna Cundiff’s class learned about several former presidents, and then made their very own George Washington figures out of construction paper.

 

CES kindergartener Michael Terry adds a mouth on his George Washington figure.

CHS girls’, boys’ basketball teams to play in 20th district tournament

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ and girls’ basketball teams will play in the 20th district tournament this week at Adair County High School.

 

The girls’ tournament begins on Tuesday, Feb. 21.

 

At 6:30 p.m., Marion County will take on Taylor County. After that game, at 8 p.m., the CHS Lady Eagles will take on Adair County.

 

The CHS boys’ team will play Adair County on Wednesday, Feb. 22. Game time is 7:30 p.m.

 

CHS girls’, boys’ basketball teams to play in 20th district tournament

CES students sharpen math skills

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are working hard to sharpen their math skills.

 

In Tonya Hagan’s class, students work each day to practice addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.

 

CES second-grade teacher Tonya Hagan helps student Trenton Harris with subtraction.

CMS Beta and Y-Clubs to host dance, basketball tournament

 

Campbellsville Middle School Beta Club and Y-Club will host two fundraisers on Friday, Nov. 18.

 

The clubs will host a dance from 5 to 7 p.m. in the school’s multipurpose room.

 

Also, the clubs will host a four-on-four basketball tournament at the same time in the Campbellsville High School gymnasium.

CHS students learn to make pizzas

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned how to make pizza.

 

In Deanna Campbell’s foods and nutrition classes, students discussed how to make individual pizzas, using English muffins.

 

CHS sophomore Ceondre Barnett makes an English muffin pizza.

CMS boys’ basketball team to host first alumni game

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ basketball team will host its first alumni game as a fundraiser.

 

CMS students join AR Points Club

 

Campbellsville Middle School students were recently honored for joining the school’s AR Points Club.

 

Accelerated Reader is a motivational program used to help students with reading skills.

 

Students read books and answer questions about them. The student is awarded points based on how many questions they answer correctly on the quiz.

 

Pictured are new members of the 25-point AR Club.

Officials complete investigation

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools' officials have completed their investigation into the incident last week at Campbellsville High School.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of March 6.

 

From left are senior Brenna Wethington, junior Caneyah Bowen and sophomore Jim Jefferies. Not pictured is freshman Emily Rodgers.

CHS to host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville High School will host parent-teacher conferences on Monday, Feb. 13.

 

Conferences will be from 5 to 6:30 p.m., and teachers will be available to meet with students and their parents to discuss grades from the third nine-week grading period.

 

Campbellsville High School

CMS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of March 13.

 

From left are seventh-grader Cailet Clark, fifth-grader Jesse King, fourth-grader J. J. Curley, eighth-grader Natasha Combs and sixth-grader Haley Gutierrez.

CES students selling pizza to raise money for musical performances


Campbellsville Elementary School students are selling Little Caesars pizza kits to raise money to bring special arts programs to the school.

CMS basketball team selling championship shirts

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ basketball team is selling season and tournament championship shirts.

 

The team won the Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference regular season and tournament championship this season.

 

CMS BB Chamipionship Shirts Front     CMS BB Chamipionship Shirts Back

CES celebrates Dr. Seuss

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are celebrating Dr. Seuss in a week full of several special events. 

 

Events began on Monday, March 6, and will end Friday, March 10.

 

Students can participate in dress-up days geared toward Seuss’s books.

 

CES students dress for Wacky Wednesday.

CMS to host basketball game, 5K run/walk fundraisers


A group of former University of Kentucky Wildcat basketball players will invade Campbellsville this fall, all to raise money for a great cause.

 

CHS soccer team fundraiser deadline extended

 

The deadline to order Campbellsville High School soccer team t-shirts has been extended.

 

CMS to host student-led conferences

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host student-led conferences on Monday, Nov. 21.

 

Conferences will be from 5 to 7 p.m., and teachers will be on hand to meet with students and parents to discuss grades.

CES Wings Express program to host family night

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express program will host Family Night on Tuesday, Feb. 21.

 

Activities will be in the CES cafeteria from 5 to 6 p.m.

 

There will be free food, bingo, math games and much more.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School

CMS students help organize local shoe drive

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are helping a local organization collect shoes for people in need.

 

As a service project, CMS sixth-graders are working with the Sports Reach sports ministry organization to send shoes to people in the United States and other countries.

 

Campbellsville University and Lindsey Wilson College students, along with local churches, are collecting shoes to donate.

 

CMS sixth-graders sort through shoes.

CES to celebrate Music Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students will be making some noise after spring break, when they celebrate Music Week on April 11-15.

 

CMS students collecting food, water for flood victims

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are helping those in need.

 

Students are collecting food and water for those impacted by flooding in Louisiana.

CES students enjoy library time

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students enjoy spending time in the library each week.

 

Students routinely visit the library to spend time reading, playing games, color and socialize with one another.

 

The library recently received an upgrade, featuring new carpet, chairs and other fixtures.

 

CES third-grader Destiny Abell looks through a comic book at the library.

CHS softball team to host tournament

 

Campbellsville High School softball team will host a girls’ fast pitch tournament for those ages 10 and younger on Saturday, June 11.

CHS students create Pop Art

 

Campbellsville High School art students are making their own Pop Art.

 

Students in Jo Ann Harris’s art classes have been studying Peter Max’s artwork.

 

Max is a German-born American illustrator and graphic artist, known for the use of psychedelic shapes, cosmic imagery and bright color palettes.

 

CHS freshman Alli Wilson paints her Pop Art drawing of Kanye West.

CHS project graduation details announced

 

Campbellsville High School seniors are preparing for the end of their high school careers, with several upcoming events.

 

Graduation will be Saturday, May 21, at 11 a.m. at Hamilton Auditorium. Project graduation will follow that evening, from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. in the CHS gymnasium.

CHS girls’, boys’ basketball players honored

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ basketball players were recently honored for their dedication and hard work this season.

 

CHS freshman Malachi Corley, in back, fourth from left, was named to the 20th District all-tournament team.     Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Bri Gowdy, in back, second from left, was named to the 20th District all-tournament team.

CIS superintendent receives ‘exemplary’ evaluation

 

Campbellsville independent Schools’ top leader has been given an “exemplary” evaluation.

 

During the regular Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, June 13, Superintendent Mike Deaton received an “exemplary” rating on his annual evaluation.

 

CHS band selling t-shirts

 

Campbellsville High School Marching Band is selling t-shirts, long-sleeved shirts and hooded sweatshirts.

 

 Campbellsville High School Marching Band is selling t-shirts, long-sleeved shirts and hooded sweatshirts.

CHS student featured on website

 

Campbellsville High School junior Cody Davis is featured on a website for completing a Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

He completed the certification in November, and, since then, he has performed work in Microsoft Excel for a local business.

 

Cody Davis

CES construction project on schedule

 

Construction at CES is going well, and is right on schedule.

 

At the regular Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, May 9, Board members heard about the progress on the project.

Children’s author visits CES

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned about the circus from a children’s author.

 

Jowana Lamb, author of “Makhi and the Runaway Elephant,” came to CES to read her book to students and to discuss with them how books are published.

 

Former superintendent honored

 

Chuck Vaughn, former Campbellsville Independent Schools superintendent, was recently honored for his unwavering support of the District.

 

Vaughn was inducted into the 5th Region Athletic Director’s Hall of Fame last month in a special ceremony at Campbellsville High School.

 

He was also recognized at the 5th region boys’ basketball championship game on Tuesday, March 7, and presented a plaque from the region athletic directors association.

 

Chuck Vaughn, former Campbellsville Independent Schools superintendent, was recently inducted into the 5th Region Athletic Director’s Hall of Fame and was honored at the 5th region boys’ basketball championship game on Tuesday, March 7. He is pictured with Campbellsville High School football and boys’ basketball assistant coach Will Griffin.

CES students learn about arts careers

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned about careers in the arts from Campbellsville University students.

 

CHS senior finishes second in welding competition

 

Campbellsville High School senior Zack Bottoms recently finished in second place at a regional welding competition.

 

Bottoms competed at the Kentucky SkillsUSA regional competition on Saturday, March 4, at the Kentucky Tech-Pulaski County Area Technology Center in Somerset.

 

Zack Bottoms

CHS softball players named to Class A all-state teams

 

Campbellsville High School softball players Paige Dabney and Brenna Wethington have been named to the Class A all-state softball teams.

 

Dabney, who graduated from CHS in May, was named to the second team. Wethington, who will be a senior at CHS in August, was named to the first team.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools to host basketball league

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a developmental basketball league for boys and girls in kindergarten through fifth-grade, starting in November.

 

Those eligible to attend are students attending Campbellsville Independent Schools or Kentucky Christian Academy.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a developmental basketball league for boys and girls in kindergarten through fifth-grade, starting in November.

CKMSAC basketball tournaments begin Thursday, Jan. 19

 

Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference boys’ basketball tournaments will begin on Thursday, Jan. 19.

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ seventh- and eighth-grade teams will compete in first round play on Friday, Jan. 20.

 

In addition to CMS, the CKMSAC includes Adair, Casey, Green, Hart, Metcalfe, Russell and Taylor county middle schools.

CHS students spread positivity

 

Campbellsville High School students are spreading some positivity to their classmates.

 

In Sonya Kessler’s class, students have made a paper chain of positivity, which is hung on lockers outside her classroom.

 

Students write positive notes about their classmates and then tie them together in a chain.

 

Campbellsville High School students are spreading some positivity to their classmates. In Sonya Kessler’s class, students have made this paper chain of positivity, which spreads positive messages about students.

CHS FCCLA members win awards at state meeting

 

Campbellsville High School FCCLA members recently competed at the Kentucky Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America state meeting and brought home several awards.

 

CES Wings Express program hosts family night

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express program recently hosted Family Night for students and parents.

 

Those attending received free food – provided by Amazon.com – and played math bingo.

 

At Wings Express, students receive help with reading, math, science, technology, social skills and more. They also participate in activities to learn about nutrition.

 

CES second-grader Rajon Taylor and his mother, Latanja Groves, play math bingo.

CMS, CHS football coaches to host free camp

 

Campbellsville middle and high school football coaches will host a free football camp on June 1-3 on the CHS practice football field.

CMS softball, football players battle during softball game

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball and football players recently played a game of softball as a team building exercise.

 

CHS band to host mattress fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School band will host a mattress fundraiser on Sunday, Oct. 23.

 

The sale will be in the CHS gym from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

CMS music students learn to play ‘Radioactive’

 

Campbellsville Middle School music students are learning to play percussion instruments and will soon record their own music video.

 

Students in Jessica Floyd’s sixth- through eighth-grade music class are learning to play the song “Radioactive” by Imagine Dragons.

 

CMS eighth-grader Tyreece Washington, at left, and seventh-grader Dalvian Thornton play “Radioactive” on the drums.

CHS basketball coaches to host ‘Hoop It Up’ basketball clinic

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball coaches will host a “Hoop It Up” basketball clinic on June 6-9 at the CHS gym.

More than 30 participate in ‘Hoop It Up’ basketball camp

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball coaches hosted a “Hoop It Up” basketball clinic on June 6-9 at the CHS gym.

 

More than 30 students entering first through eighth grades participated.

 

CHS FCA group selling shirts

 

Campbellsville High School’s Fellowship of Christian Athletes group is selling shirts.

 

CHS FCA group selling shirts

CES uses renovated gymnasium for school assemblies

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are now using their renovated gymnasium for schoolwide assemblies.

 

Amidst construction at CES, the school gymnasium received a facelift.

 

The gym floor now features a new design, and the walls in the gymnasium were painted.

 

CHS Principal Ricky Hunt talks to students about their new gymnasium.

CMS boys’ basketball team hosts first alumni game

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ basketball team hosted its first alumni fundraiser game this school year, with the Purple Team winning.

 

CHS athletic department hosts ‘12 Days of Christmas’ Raffle

 

Campbellsville High School Athletic Department has begun its annual “12 Days of Christmas” raffle to raise money for its athletic programs.

 

This year, the prizes are all cash awards.

CES students raise money for Crusade for Children

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently raised money to buy toys for local children at Christmas.

 

On Friday, March 3, CES hosted a hat day to raise money for the Campbellsville/Taylor County Crusade for Children donation drive.

 

Students paid $1 to wear a hat for the day, and all money collected was given to Crusade for Children.

 

CES third-grade teacher Hannah Jones and her students wear hats to raise money for Crusade for Children.

CHS students learn about Sullivan University

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned all about Sullivan University from one of their former classmates.

 

Bayli Dickens, who graduated from CHS last May and is now studying culinary arts at Sullivan University, came to her former high school to talk to current students about planning for college.

 

Bayli Dickens, who graduated from CHS last May and is now studying culinary arts at Sullivan University, talks to her former classmates about her school.

CIS to host Veterans Day program

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a Veterans Day program for local veterans and community members.

 

The ceremony will be on Thursday, Nov. 10, from 9 to 9:30 a.m. in the Campbellsville High School gym.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a Veterans Day program for local veterans and community members.  The ceremony will be on Thursday, Nov. 10, from 9 to 9:30 a.m. in the Campbellsville High School gym.

CES celebrates Dr. Seuss

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are celebrating Dr. Seuss in a week full of several special events. 

 

Events began on Monday, March 6, and will end Friday, March 10.

 

Students can participate in dress-up days geared toward Seuss’s books.

 

CES students dress for Silly Sock Day.

More than 50 attend CHS football camp

 

Campbellsville middle and high school football coaches hosted a free football camp on June 1-3 on the CHS practice football field, with more than 50 attending.

 

CES celebrates Dr. Seuss

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are celebrating Dr. Seuss in a week full of several special events. 

 

Events began on Monday, March 6, and will end Friday, March 10.

 

Students can participate in dress-up days geared toward Seuss’s books.

 

CES students dress for Multicolor Day.

CMS seventh-grade students to raise money for flood victims

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grade students are raising money to help flood victims.

CMS academic team members finish seventh at region competition

 

Campbellsville Middle School fourth- and fifth-grade academic team members finished in seventh place at region competition.

 

At the District Governor’s Cup competition on Saturday, Feb. 11, all CMS team members won awards to advance to region competition.

 

Region competition was Saturday, March 4, at Clinton County Middle School.

 

Campbellsville Middle School fourth- and fifth-grade academic team members finished in seventh place overall at region competition and fourth place in quick recall. From left, front, are fourth-grader Zeke Harris and fifth-graders Caleb Holt and Angelica Seng. Back, fifth-graders Kayden Birdwell, Isaac Garrison, Layla Steen, Karlie Cox, Ryan Grubbs and Brianna Dobson and coach Samantha Coomer. Absent from the photo are fourth-graders Logan England and Gabriel Noyola.

CHS baseball players honored at Family Day

 

Campbellsville High School baseball players were recently honored at the team’s annual Family Day end of the season potluck.

 

CMS girls’ basketball players honored at banquet

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball players were recently honored with a banquet to recognize them for their hard work this season.

 

CMS, CHS student artwork on display

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students are displaying their artwork at Taylor County Public Library.

 

In honor of March being Youth Art Month, the library is displaying work made in Jo Ann Harris’s middle and high school art classes.

 

The exhibit will be featured at the library through Friday, March 17.

 

Artwork by, from left, CMS seventh-grader Rylee Petett, CHS freshman Shelby Hunt and freshman Gavin Johnson and junior Jenny Lantz is on display at the Taylor County Public Library.

CES first-graders read to second-graders

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students in Shirley Cox’s first-grade class recently practiced writing stories.

 

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Ryan Kearney recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Ryan Kearney

CES third-graders study weather

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students in Marcia Sharp’s third-grade science class recently studied weather.

 

CHS students to tour EKU campus

 

Campbellsville High School juniors and seniors interested in attending college at Eastern Kentucky University will soon be able to tour the campus.

 

Angie Travis, college and career readiness counselor at CHS, will take 30 juniors and seniors to tour the EKU campus in Richmond on Thursday, Sept. 8.

CHS band selling poinsettias

 

Campbellsville High School band is once again selling poinsettias as a fundraiser.

 

The poinsettias come in several colors, including pink, white, red and a mix of pink and white.

 

Cost is $10 each.

CMS to host canned food drive

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host a Souperbowl canned food drive to benefit the Taylor County Food Pantry.

 

The drive is from Monday, Feb. 6, through Friday, Feb. 10, and is a competition for the CMS leadership classes.

CMS names class superlative winners

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently announced its superlative winners for the 2016-2017 school year.

 

Students are elected to represent their class in several categories.

 

This year’s Mr. and Miss Eagle, who are chosen by the entire CMS student body, are eighth-graders Kenzi Forbis and Arren Hash. 

 

This year’s Mr. and Miss Eagle, who are chosen by the entire CMS student body, are eighth-graders Kenzi Forbis and Arren Hash.

CHS junior is regional track champion, will compete at state

 

Campbellsville High School junior Austyn Thornton is a regional track champion, and will compete at state on Saturday, May 28.

 

CHS students, teachers help save lives

 

Campbellsville High School students and teachers recently helped save lives by donating blood.

 

On Friday, March 3, Kentucky Blood Center officials came to CHS to help students, teachers, staff members, parents and community members donate.

 

CHS senior Murphy Lamb donates blood.

CES students learn about reptiles, amphibians

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned all about reptiles and amphibians.

 

CMS students learn to make muffins

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently learned to make muffins.

 

Taylor County Extension Agent for 4-H/Youth Development Amanda Sublett and program assistant Jordan Stapp recently taught fifth-graders how to make homemade muffins.

 

CMS fifth-graders Ethan Cox, at left, and Jaylie Moore mix ingredients.

CIS summer feeding program begins

 

Children who need a free breakfast and lunch this summer can come to Campbellsville Independent Schools.

 

CIS began its summer feeding program on Monday, May 23.

CES Wings Express students take trip to Green River Lake

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently took a field trip to Green River Lake.

 

CHS students make clean water

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned how to make dirty water clean again.

 

In Dee Doss’s AP environmental science class, students recently discussed water pollution and oil spills and how they impact the environment.

 

CHS sophomore Jeremiah Jackson and Glenn Lamer, at right, work to separate oil from their dirty water.

CHS science students learn about environments

 

Campbellsville High School science students recently learned about environments – by blowing bubbles.

 

CMS to host student-led conferences

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host student-led conferences on Monday, Sept. 19.

CIS choirs to perform

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a fall choir concert on Sunday, Oct. 23.

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school choirs will perform several selections.

CES preschool students enjoy playing outside

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently enjoyed some playground time.

 

During unseasonably warm weather in February, students have spent time outside playing on their very own playground.

 

CES preschool student Cameron Dean slides, as Daisy Rakes waits her turn.

CHS seniors learn professional workplace skills

 

Campbellsville High School seniors recently learned how to be successful in the workplace, from local business professionals.

 

CIS school year set to start Aug. 8

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students will now have a few more days for summer break.

 

CIS students will start the 2016-2017 school year on Monday, Aug. 8, instead of Wednesday, Aug. 3.

 

As a result of the change, and to make up for lost instruction time, students will attend school all day on Fridays from Aug. 12 through Sept. 2.

 

Early release Fridays will begin after the Labor Day holiday, on Friday, Sept. 9. On those days, students will be released at 1 p.m.

CMS to host basketball tryouts

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host boys’ basketball tryouts next week.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of Feb. 27.

 

From left, front, are first-graders Addelyn Dooley and Zach Hak, second-graders Keely Rakes and Trenton Harris, first-grader Sawyer Lange and kindergarteners Kylei Thompson, Ava Caffee, Bobby Bright and Jaxon Williams. Back, first-grader Carter Wethington, third-graders Maylee Wilds, Shaiden Calhoun and De’Asia Fisher, second-graders Maddox Hawkins and Peyton Mitchell, first-grader Colton Maggard, third-grader Miranda Edwards and first-grader Austin Hamilton.

CHS seniors honored for being college, career ready

 

Campbellsville High School seniors were recently honored for being college and career ready.

 

CHS English classes host Student Showcase

 

Campbellsville High School recently hosted a Student Showcase to feature work done in English classes this school year.

 

CMS volleyball team to host dinner and auction

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball team will host a barbecue dinner and silent auction fundraiser on Friday, Nov. 18, at 6 p.m.

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball team will host a barbecue dinner and silent auction fundraiser on Friday, Nov. 18, at 6 p.m.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

From left are third-grader Madisyn Bradfield, second-grader Weston Veltman and first-grader Kinsley Graham.

CMS art student presents final project

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Colin Harris recently presented his final art project for the school year.

 

 

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Tuesday, Dec. 6.

 

The training will be at the FRYSC Center, which is located at Campbellsville High School, at 9:30 a.m.

CES preschool students learn about money

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently learned about money.

 

In Denise Spencer’s class, students recently read a book about coins and bills and learned how much each is worth.

 

CES preschool student Josiah Dean buys his groceries from Adelyn Litsey.

CES students honored at leadership luncheon

 

Campbellsville Elementary School’s Leaders of the Month for the month of April were honored with a luncheon on Thursday, May 12.

 

CHS to host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville High School will host parent-teacher conferences on Monday, Nov. 28.

 

Conferences will be from 5 to 6:30 p.m., and teachers will be available to meet with students and their parents to discuss grades from the second nine-week grading period.

CES students learn vocabulary words

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are working hard to expand their vocabularies.

 

Students in Luci Shofner’s first-grade class recently studied words that end in “oy” and “ot.”

 

CES first-graders Phoebe Ritchie, at left, and Briana Wooley read together.

CHS students present senior projects

 

Campbellsville High School seniors recently presented their end of the year projects.

 

CHS senior class raffling UK basketball tickets

 

Campbellsville High School senior class is selling chances to win two University of Kentucky men’s basketball tickets.

 

The tickets are lower arena seats for the game on Wednesday, Dec. 7, at 8 p.m. vs. Valparaiso at Rupp Arena in Lexington.

CES to celebrate Dr. Seuss

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students will celebrate Dr. Seuss in a week full of several special events. 

 

Events will begin on Monday, March 6, and end Friday, March 10.

 

Students can participate in dress-up days geared toward Seuss’s books.

 

CES to celebrate Dr. Seuss

CMS art students study Georgia O’Keeffe

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students recently studied artist Georgia O’Keeffe’s work.

 

O’Keeffe is known for her large paintings of flowers.

 

CMS seventh-grader Karley Morris colors her flower drawing.

Be Your Best Self 5K run and walk is May 1

 

Taylor County Distinguished Young Women and Campbellsville Rotary Club are sponsoring a Be Your Best Self 5K run and walk on Sunday, May 1, at 2 p.m. to raise money for the DYW program's scholarships.

 

CIS students, administrators participate in Relay for Life events

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students and administrators participated in Taylor County’s annual Relay for Life events on Saturday, June 11, at the Campbellsville Elementary School campus.

 

CHS to celebrate homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School will celebrate basketball homecoming next week.

 

Activities begin on Monday, Jan. 30.

 

There will be dress-up days and spirit games, leading up to the crowning of a king and queen on Saturday, Feb. 4.

CES preschool students receive free books

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently received some free books to take home.

 

Campbellsville University education student Amanda Hamilton, who was a student teacher at CES, recently hosted a book drive for preschool students.

 

Campbellsville University education student Amanda Hamilton reads with CES preschool students Chase Russell, at left, and Andrew Stout.

CHS baseball team selling All ‘A’ region championship T-shirts

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team is selling All “A” region championship T-shirts.

 

CHS students receive industry certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomores Alex Doss and Ryan Wiedewitsch recently passed exams to receive globally recognized industry certification.

 

    

CMS students have fun at 4-4-4 Career Camp

 

Campbellsville Middle School fourth-graders recently learned all about careers.

 

The fourth-graders spent their four-day camp learning about four careers, including arts, horticulture, environment and farming.

 

CHS to host Food Pantry Holiday Classic

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team will host its annual Food Pantry Holiday Classic tournament on Dec. 21-23.

 

Games begin at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 21, with a game between CHS and Hart County.

Campbellsville Independent Schools raising money for Relay for Life

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Relay for Life team is selling t-shirts to raise money for the American Cancer Society.

 

Four designs are available.

 

The designs feature a heart designed by the Campbellsville High School National Art Honor Society, with the lettering I heart CES, I heart CMS, I heart CHS and I heart Eagles.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools raising money for Relay for Life

CMS students hosts Art Museum

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently hosted an Art Museum to display projects they made in their drama class.

 

Campbellsville High School teacher Tyler Hardy asked his students to select and research an artist, from any time period.

 

Students then reproduced a piece of the artist’s work.

 

CMS sixth-graders Mary Russell, at left, and Haylee Allen display their artwork.

CHS softball team defeats Cumberland County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team defeated Cumberland County on Thursday, May 19, during the last home game of the season.

 

 

Before the game, this year’s CHS senior players were honored. They include Kathryn Doss, Paige Dabney, MaKenzie Murrell and Keena Angel. Also honored were CHS junior Emily Squires, who graduated early, and exchange student Elena De Pedro.

 

CES students have fun at Field Day

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently had fun competing in Field Day events.

 

Students played several games, including Frisbee throw, basketball, corn hole, hula hoop, relay races and much more.

 

CHS students invited to apply for advisory group

 

Campbellsville High School students have been invited to apply to serve on an advisory group that would give feedback about education in Kentucky.

CMS to host sweetheart dance, dress-up days and decorating contest

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host a sweetheart dance on Friday, Feb. 17, and several other activities leading up to the dance.

 

The school will have dress-up days, starting on Monday, Feb. 13, and ending Thursday, Feb. 16.

 

The school will also host a hallway decorating contest, pitting each grade level against each other.

 

The theme is “love,” and hallways will be judged on Friday, Feb. 17.

 

The semi-formal dance will end the week on Friday, Feb. 17.

CHS names Eagle Excellence award winners

 

Campbellsville High School recently announced its Eagle Excellence award winners for February.

 

Eagle Excellence awards honor students who excel in eight specific academic areas. Winners are chosen each month, and can come from any grade level.

 

Teachers nominate students for the awards based on their performance in the classroom and their exemplary leadership skills.

CMS softball team defeats Adair County

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team defeated Adair County on Monday, May 16.

 

The A team won by a score of 6-3, and the B team won by a score of 13-3 in three innings.

 

Before the A game, this year’s eighth-grade players were honored. They include Bailey Thompson, Sydney Wilson, Isabella Osborne, Lauryn Agathen and Shallan Philpott.

 

CHS seniors have fun at project graduation

 

Campbellsville High School seniors had fun at this year’s project graduation celebration, and all took home several prizes.

 

At project graduation, graduates played games, won prizes and ate together. The event is one of the last times the class will be together as a group.

 

CMS, CHS students have spirit

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students have school spirit, and can join the Pep Club at their school to show it.

CMS football team hosts fundraiser to benefit school employee

 

Campbellsville Middle School football team is hosting a fundraiser to benefit a CMS employee who is battling cancer.

 

CES to host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host parent-teacher conferences on Thursday, Sept. 29.

CHS students complete welding certification

 

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

 

Several students who attend classes at Green County Area Technology Center recently completed welding industry certification.
 

Quentin Skaggs     Josh Mahan


Chloe Decker     Katelyn Walker

CMS baseball team takes on Russell County

 

Campbellsville Middle School baseball team battled Russell County on Monday, May 16.

 

CHS students pass SRNA exams

 

Campbellsville High School students recently passed the State Registered Nurse Aide exam and are now registered nurse aides.

 

    

CMS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of March 6.

 

From left are eighth-grader Alanna Atwood, fifth-grader Piper Ritchie, sixth-grader Davanna Reardon, fourth-grader Kylee Sowders and seventh-grader Kitana Taylor.

CHS National Honor Society to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School’s National Honor Society will host its last blood drive of the school year on Friday, May 13.

CHS softball team battles Green County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team battled Green County recently.

 

CHS students named to honor roll

 

Campbellsville High School students were recently named to the honor roll for their final course grades of the 2015-2016 school year.

CIS students to perform in ‘The Lion King Jr.’

 

Several Campbellsville Independent Schools students will be featured in Campbellsville University’s upcoming production of “The Lion King Jr.”

 

CHS athletic department hosts ‘12 Days of Christmas’ Raffle

 

Campbellsville High School Athletic Department has begun its annual “12 Days of Christmas” raffle to raise money for its athletic programs.

 

This year, the prizes are all cash awards.

CES kindergarteners have fun learning

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are having fun while learning math and vocabulary words.

 

In Leanna Cundiff’s class, students recently rotated to several stations to help them learn math and vocabulary skills.

 

CES kindergartener Luke Banta, at left, and Daven Davis flip over words with their spatulas.

CHS principal speaks to CMS leaders

 

Campbellsville Middle School leaders were honored with a luncheon on Tuesday, May 17, and encouraged to be an inspiration to others.

 

CHS baseball team defeats Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team defeated Adair County recently.

 

CIS students have fun during last day of school

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students had fun on the last day of the school year, which was Thursday, May 19.

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school students spent time learning, socializing, eating snacks, watching movies and cleaning out their lockers.

 

CIS employees honored at closing luncheon

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ employees were honored recently at a luncheon to close the 2015-2016 school year.

 

CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host its first blood drive of the 2016-2017 school year on Friday, Aug. 19, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

CMS football players named to all-star teams

 

Campbellsville Middle School football players have been named to all-star teams.

 

Reggie Thomas, an eighth-grader, was named to the Kentucky Middle School Football Association’s west all-star team.

 

Eighth-grader Arren Hash and sixth-grader Gavin Oliver were named to Football University’s national Team Kentucky.

 

CMS eighth-grader Reggie Thomas, at left, was named to the Kentucky Middle School Football Association west all-star team, and sixth-grader Gavin Oliver, center, and eighth-grader Arren Hash were named to Football University’s national Team Kentucky.

CHS STLP students advance to state competition

 

Campbellsville High School STLP students have advanced to state competition.

 

CHS students attended the Regional Showcase at the University of Louisville on Tuesday, Nov. 29. Several students competed there and have advanced to state competition next month.

 

Results from the Digital Product Online Judging portion of the competition were recently announced, and, as a result, five more CHS students advance to state competition.

 

From left, CHS sophomore Christina Phipps, freshman Gracyne Hash, seniors Caylie Blair and Laura Lamb and junior Sara Farmer have advanced to compete at the state STLP competition next month.

CHS seniors treated to breakfast

 

Campbellsville High School’s seniors were treated to a breakfast on Friday, May 20.

 

CHS softball team drops game to LaRue County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently battled LaRue County.

 

CMS students named to honor roll

 

Campbellsville Middle School students were recently named to the honor roll for the fourth and final nine-week grading period of the 2015-2016 school year.

CMS choir sings National Anthem at Lexington Legends game

 

Campbellsville Middle School choir performed the National Anthem at the Lexington Legends baseball game on Sunday, May 15.

 

CMS students collecting supplies for Hurricane Matthew victims

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are collecting supplies for those who lost their belongings as a result of Hurricane Matthew.

 

Damage was reported in South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia to Florida, and internationally.

CMS students chosen for WKU honors band

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-graders Riley Rainwater and Skyler Olinski have been chosen to participate in an honors band clinic.

 

Rainwater and Olinski have been selected to play clarinet at the Western Kentucky University middle school honors band clinic.

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-graders Skyler Olinski, at left, and Riley Rainwater have been chosen to participate in the Western Kentucky University honors band clinic.

CMS general music class produces music video

 

Campbellsville Middle School general music students spent several weeks making a music video, and it has recently been released.

 

 

 

CMS students complete leadership program

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently completed Campbellsville University’s leadership program, and were honored at a banquet.

 

The leadership group – called LOCK, which stands for Leaders of Central Kentucky – met several times during the school year for trips and other activities.

 

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Tuesday, Sept. 6.

CMS girls’ basketball team to raise money for employee battling cancer

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball team will host two fundraisers to benefit a middle school employee who is battling cancer.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Thursday, Feb. 9.

 

The training will be at the FRYSC Center, which is located at Campbellsville High School, at 9:30 a.m.

CHS freshman chosen for future medical leaders program

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Ally Rose Jefferson has been chosen to participate in an elusive future medical leaders program in Massachusetts.

 

Jefferson has been invited to participate in the Congress of Future Medical Leaders program in Lowell, Ma., on June 25-27.

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Ally Rose Jefferson has been chosen to participate in a future medical leaders program in Massachusetts.

CHS students hear message of love at baccalaureate service

 

Campbellsville High School seniors heard a message about love at this year’s baccalaureate service on Sunday, May 15.

 

CES third-graders honored

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-graders were recently honored during an awards ceremony to recognize them for their hard work this school year.

 

       

CMS students have fun at eighth-grade celebration

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grade students recently had fun at a celebration hosted in their honor.

 

Parents hosted the eighth-grade celebration at Phillips Lanes Bowling Alley to celebrate the students completing middle school.

 

CHS soccer team selling shirts

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team is selling T-shirts, long sleeve T-shirts, sweatshirts and hooded sweatshirts as a fundraiser.

 

CHS swim team selling shirts

 

Campbellsville High School swim team is selling shirts as a fundraiser.

 

The shirts are charcoal gray and feature an EAGLES soar logo.

 

CHS Swim Team Shirts

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

From left are junior Alex Doss, freshman Ben Arachi and senior Tiffany Stagner. Absent from the photo is sophomore Elizabeth Sullivan.

CHS track star places third, fourth at state meet

 

Campbellsville High School track star Austyn Thornton, who will be a senior in the fall, finished this year’s season as third and fourth place in the state.

 

CES students honored for scoring high marks with Lexia

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students were recently honored for scoring high marks on the Lexia program this school year.

 

CMS, CHS choirs selling candles

 

Campbellsville middle and high school choirs are selling candles to raise money.

CMS Beta Club selling sweatshirts

 

Campbellsville Middle School Beta Club is selling inside out sweatshirts as a fundraiser.

 

Proceeds will be used to help pay the cost of attending this year’s Beta convention, with hopes of the club moving on to compete at nationals.

 

Sweatshirts are available as crew neck and hooded, and are made inside out.

 

CMS Beta Sweatshirts

CMS baseball, softball seasons begin soon

 

Campbellsville Middle School baseball and softball seasons will begin soon.

 

This year’s CMS softball team includes, from left, front, sixth-grader Brooklyn Taylor, seventh-grader Alexis Thomas, sixth-grader Bri Hayes, seventh-grader Olivia Fields and sixth-graders Briana Davis, Graci Crews and Jade Wheeler. Second row, seventh-grader Isabella Vannice, sixth-graders Alissa Lofton, Alexis Byers and Haylee Allen and fifth-graders CheyAnn Edwards and Karlie Cox. Back, sixth-grader Asia Barbour, seventh-grader Karley Morris, sixth-graders Dakota Slone, Mary Russell and Breanna Humphress, eighth-grader Kaylee Reynolds and fourth-grader Piper Maggard.     This year’s CMS baseball team includes, from left, front, sixth-graders Hayden Jones, Weston Mattingly, Chase Hord, Konner Forbis, Bryce Newton and Kaydon Taylor. Second row, seventh-graders Logan Phillips, Jarred Mays, Waylon Franklin, Bryson Karr, Peyton Dabney and Seth Hash. Back, coaches Lynn Kearney and Daniel Forbis, eighth-graders Clark Kidwell, Blase Wheatley, Kameron Smith, Tristin Faulkner, Reggie Thomas and Jastyn Shively and coaches Brett Lowell and George Boyd.

CHS students named to honor roll

 

Campbellsville High School students were recently named to the honor roll for the fourth nine-week grading period of the 2015-2016 school year.

CHS choir sings National Anthem at Lexington Legends game

 

Campbellsville High School choir performed the National Anthem at the Lexington Legends baseball game on Tuesday, May 31.

 

CMS students donate to homeless shelter

 

Campbellsville Middle School sixth-grade students recently collected items to donate to the local homeless shelter.

 

Campbellsville University education student Dylan Quinn is completing student teaching in Farrah Hord’s sixth-grade classes.

 

Quinn recently led a leadership project to help students learn about giving back to the community and helping others.

 

CMS sixth-graders recently collected items to donate Green River Ministries, the local homeless shelter. From left, front, are GRM Executive Director Shirley Cheatham, sixth-graders Daniel Forbis, Cameron Mahan, Alexis Byers, Tonya Parker, Alyssa Orberson and Jasmine Daniels and teacher Farrah Hord. Back, student teacher Dylan Quinn, GRM Board member Pam Tennant, sixth-graders Nate Mitchell, Wesley Reynolds, Haylee Allen, Bri Hayes, Aubrey Young and Damon Johnson and GRM Social Worker Kim Davis.

CHS senior superlatives announced

 

Campbellsville High School senior superlatives were recently announced for the 2015-2016 school year.

 

CES third-graders have fun at Green River Lake

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-graders recently took a field trip to Green River Lake.

 

CMS students expand vocabulary

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are working hard to expand their vocabularies.

 

In Farrah Hord’s leadership class, students recently played Apples to Apples to learn new words and their definitions, and how to use the words in sentences.

 

CMS students play Apples to Apples. Clockwise from left are seventh-grader Blake Settle, sixth-grader Brady Hoosier, seventh-grader Waylon Franklin and fifth-grader Alex Martinez play the game with their classmates.

CMS softball team loses CKMSAC tournament game

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team lost to Metcalfe County on Tuesday, May 24, in the Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference tournament.

 

CMS fourth-graders have fun at Miller Park

 

Campbellsville Middle School fourth-graders recently spent part of their school day having fun at Miller Park.

 

CMS students perform random acts of kindness

 

Campbellsville Middle School sixth-graders recently performed random acts of kindness for the teachers and administrators in their school.

 

As part of a Leader in Me grade level project, Farrah Hord’s leadership students delivered Valentine cards to several of their teachers and other school personnel.

 

CMS sixth-graders, from left, Briana Davis, Graci Crews, Bri Hayes and Mary Russell deliver a Valentine to custodial worker Daryl Ford.

Class of 2016 takes final Senior Walk

 

Campbellsville High School’s Class of 2016 took its final Senior Walk on Thursday, May 19.

 

CMS baseball team loses CKMSAC tournament game

 

Campbellsville Middle School baseball team lost to Casey County on Saturday, May 21, in the Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference tournament.

 

CMS volleyball players take on teachers

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball players recently took on their teachers in a game.

 

CES construction project moves forward

 

Construction at Campbellsville Elementary School is continuing to move forward.

 

More than 50 construction workers are at the site each day, working long hours to get the job completed. Work is set to be finished before the 2016-2017 school year begins on Aug. 3.

 

CHS freshman chosen for future medical leaders program

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Jakyia Mitchell has been chosen to participate in an elusive future medical leaders program in Massachusetts.

 

Mitchell has been invited to participate in the Congress of Future Medical Leaders program in Lowell, Ma., on June 25-27.

 

The program is an honors-only program for high school students who want to become doctors or work in medical research fields.

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Jakyia Mitchell has been chosen to participate in a future medical leaders program in Massachusetts.

CMS eighth-graders honored at recognition ceremony

 

“If you dream it, you can do it,” she told them.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders were honored with several special awards and recognitions on Thursday, May 12.

 

CES summer Wings Express program begins

 

Campbellsville Elementary School summer Wings Express program began on Monday, May 23.

 

To prepare for the program, and to enroll students, Wings Express Director Amanda Barnett and her assistants hosted a kickoff event on Thursday, May 12.

 

CHS baseball team loses extra-inning district tournament game

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team lost to Marion County on Tuesday, May 24, in the opening round of the 20th District tournament.

 

CHS students participate in Ghost Out activities

 

Campbellsville High School students recently participated in Ghost Out activities, with help from Taylor Regional Hospital and Campbellsville Fire and Rescue.

 

The purpose of the event was to discuss the importance of making good choices and to understand poor choices sometimes come with lasting consequences.

 

CHS students place at national Beta convention

 

Campbellsville High School students took home some top honors at the recent national Beta convention.

 

The CHS Beta Club repeated as champions at the annual state convention in January. As a result, seven students won awards and advanced to the national convention.

 

CHS sophomore Bryce Richardson received second place in the poetry contest at state, and also finished second at the national convention. Belen Garcia, a senior, received third place in the Spanish category at state convention. She finished in eighth place at nationals. CHS sophomore Ryan Wiedewitsch took home third place in the English category at state, and finished in the Top 20 at nationals.

 

CES first-graders color hearts

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently colored hearts.

 

In Hailey Ogle’s class, students colored hearts in honor of Valentine’s Day.

 

CES first-grader Keiava Thompson colors a heart.

CHS softball team loses district tournament game

 

Campbellsville High School softball team lost to Marion County on Tuesday, May 24, in the opening round of the 20th District tournament.

 

CHS seniors honored at class night

 

Campbellsville High School seniors were honored at this year’s Class Night ceremony on Wednesday, May 18.

 

Each student was recognized and honored with various awards and scholarships.

 

CES releases school supply lists

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently released its school supply lists for the 2016-2017 school year.

 

The lists are posted on the school’s website at www.cville.kyschools.us/3/home and the District’s Facebook Page, and have been taken to local retail stores.

CES students learn sight words

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are working hard to learn their sight words.

 

In Patty Haley’s third-grade class, students are learning to spell their sight words by using magnetic letters and a cookie sheet.

 

Students also practice writing their words on paper and with dry erase markers and chalk on boards.

 

CES third-graders Jayden Harris, at left, and Jaron Johnson practice spelling sight words with magnetic letters and a cookie sheet.

CES students complete kindergarten

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students in Cherrish Sharlow’s class were recently honored for graduating from kindergarten.

 

CMS sixth- and seventh-grade students receive awards

 

Campbellsville Middle School sixth- and seventh-grade students received awards recently for their academic work this school year.

 

    

CMS releases school supply lists

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently released its school supply lists for the 2016-2017 school year.

 

The lists are posted on the school’s website at www.cville.kyschools.us/2/home and the District’s Facebook Page, and have been taken to local retail stores.

CES students practice telling time

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning to tell time.

 

Doretha Sanders’s third-grade students are practicing telling time by completing worksheets.

 

CES third-grade teacher Doretha Sanders helps, from left, Miranda Edwards, Mary James and Tiffani Gaddie practice telling time.

CHS triplets to attend GSP

 

Campbellsville High School triplets Laura Lamb, Murphy Lamb and Blair Lamb have been chosen to attend the Governor’s Scholars Program this summer.

 

CMS fourth- and fifth-grade students receive awards

 

Campbellsville Middle School fourth- and fifth-grade students received awards recently for their academic work this school year.

 

    

CHS band members march in July Fourth parade

 

Campbellsville High School band members participated in the annual Campbellsville/Taylor County Fourth of July Celebration parade down Main Street.

 

CMS music teacher still seeking donations

 

Campbellsville Middle School music teacher Jessica Floyd is still seeking donations to help purchase some instruments for her classroom.

 

Jessica Floyd created a Donors Choose campaign in July to receive donations to buy ukuleles for CMS students.

CHS students make tortilla pizzas

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned to make tortilla pizzas.

 

Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, recently came to CHS to talk to students.

 

In Deanna Campbell’s foodsand nutrition classes, Freeman taught students to make tortilla pizza.

 

CHS teacher Deanna Campbell, at left, and Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, at right, help students prepare ingredients for tortilla pizzas. From left are freshman Sydney Wilson, junior Aidan McMahan and freshman Jewell Cox.

CHS players named to fifth region softball team

 

Two of Campbellsville High School’s softball players have been named to this year’s fifth region coaches’ tournament team.

 

Named to the team were senior Paige Dabney and junior Brenna Wethington.

 

 

     

CIS teachers receive Excellence in Teaching awards

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school teachers were recently honored with Excellence in Teaching awards from Campbellsville University.

 

Honored were Doretha Sanders from Campbellsville Elementary School, Jessica Lile from Campbellsville Middle School and Amy Deaton from Campbellsville High School.

 

CHS student receives industry certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Connor Wilson recently passed exams to receive globally recognized industry certification.

 

CHS art students study texture

 

Campbellsville High School specialized art students recently learned about creating texture in their work.

 

Jo Ann Harris’s students are studying advanced art concepts in a specialized class.

 

Learning at their own pace, students are creating several pieces of artwork.

 

CHS specialized art student Jasmine Cox, a junior, adds feathers to her painting.

CHS graduates nearly 60 students

 

They entered the auditorium as seniors. They left as alumni.

 

Campbellsville High School Class of 2016 graduated Saturday, May 21, in front of family, friends, teachers and administrators.

 

CES to host BEAR Night

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host BEAR Night for preschool, kindergarten and first-grade students on Tuesday, Nov. 22, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the CES library.

CMS to host student-led conferences

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host student-led conferences on Monday, Feb. 13.

 

Conferences will be from 5 to 6:30 p.m., and teachers will be on hand to meet with students and parents to discuss grades.

CES students learn about careers

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned about careers.

 

Sonya Orberson, guidance counselor at CES, recently read “Whose Hat Is This?” to students.

 

The book asks students to guess what career a person has by looking at what hat they are wearing.

 

CES Guidance Counselor Sonya Orberson asks CES kindergarteners what career a person might have if they wear a helmet like this one.

CHS band director asks for donations

 

Campbellsville High School band director Zach Shelton is putting together backpacks for band members to use this summer during band camp.

CMS girls’ basketball team participates in CU camp

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball team has spent summer break practicing for the upcoming season.

 

The team recently played several games as part of the Campbellsville University Lady Tiger Basketball Team Camp.

 

CES students make snowmen

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently made their own snowmen and then wrote about them.

 

In CES Explorers, students recently read “The Snowman Storybook” by Raymond Briggs.

 

Afterward, students discussed what is needed to make a snowman, including coal, snow, a hat, a nose, mouth and arms and a scarf.

 

CES second-graders Aaron Ritchie, at left, and Carson Ford build their snowmen.

CHS names Leaders of the Year

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Year for the 2015-2016 school year.

 

              

CHS boys’ basketball team plays summer camp games

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team has spent summer break practicing for the upcoming season.

 

The team recently played several summer camp games against Bowling Green, Bethlehem and Gallatin, Marion, Adair, Washington, Green and Clinton counties.

 

CES students learn African music

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning all about African music.

 

In Cyndi Chadwick’s music class, students are learning about instruments used to make the music, the different styles of African music and much more.

 

Lindsey Wilson College education student Tyler Cook, who is Chadwick’s student teacher, is teaching the lesson.

 

CES second-graders Griffin Skaggs, at left, and Kendall Cruz practice rhythms on the drums.

CHS student to attend GSA

 

Samuel Kessler is going to have a busy summer.

 

Kessler, a sophomore at Campbellsville High School, has been accepted to participate in the Kentucky Governor’s School for the Arts.

 

CES summer Wings Express program ends with a splash

 

Campbellsville Elementary School summer Wings Express students recently ended their program with a splash.

 

Students spent the day playing games together. They also had their faces and nails painted, and spent time socializing.

 

At the end of the day, students ended their summer program with a water balloon fight.

 

CMS art students study Van Gogh

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students recently studied Van Gogh’s artwork, and then drew their own work based on his style.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s class, students discussed how artists are often known for creating a series of work, such as Van Gogh’s many paintings of sunflowers.

 

From left, CMS fourth-grader Shyanna Young, sixth-grader Mikaela Scharbrough and fourth-grader Logan England color their sunflower drawings with oil pastels.

CHS students conduct forensic investigation

 

Campbellsville High School students recently conducted their own forensics investigation.

 

CES summer Wings Express students play water games

 

Campbellsville Elementary School summer Wings Express students recently spent part of their hot summer days outside playing water games.

 

Students had to carry a water balloon in a shovel while running a relay race – without it dropping to the ground.

 

CMS volleyball team takes on Casey County

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh- and eighth-grade volleyball teams traveled to Casey County on Thursday, Feb. 23.

 

Seventh-graders defeated Casey County, final score 2-0.

 

CMS seventh-grader Kaylyn Smith serves.

CES preschool students present end of the year program

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students ended their school year on Thursday, May 12, with an end of the year musical program.

 

CES summer Wings Express students paint cars, sample smoothies

 

Campbellsville Elementary School summer Wings Express students recently sampled smoothies and painted their own miniature cars.

 

Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, talked to kindergarten and first-grade students about eating fruit as part of their diet.

 

CHS boys’ basketball team battles Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team took on Adair County in the first round of the 20th District tournament on Wednesday, Feb. 22.

 

Despite battling to the end, CHS lost the match up.

 

CHS junior Ethan Lay, at left, and Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Arren Hash play defense.

CHS parenting class visits preschool students

 

Campbellsville High School students recently took learning outside the classroom to learn from the youngest students in the District.

 

CES summer Wings Express students learn math, make an octopus

 

Campbellsville Elementary School summer Wings Express students recently had fun learning math – with shaving cream.

 

First-grade students used a subtraction cave to help them practice their math skills, and then used shaving cream to work more math problems.

 

CMS volleyball season under way

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball season is under way.

 

So far this season, the team’s matches have been away, at Adair, Marion, Metcalfe, Russell, Hart, Green and Casey counties.

 

The team will take on Taylor County on Monday, Feb. 27, at 6 p.m. at Taylor County Middle School.

 

CMS will begin its home matches on Tuesday, Feb. 28, at 6 p.m. at the Campbellsville High School gym. The team will play Adair County.

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball season is under way. From left, front, are eighth-graders Alanna Atwood, Autumn Harvey, Anna Clara Moura, Zoie Sidebottom, Taylor Knight, Chloe Garrett, Kaylee Reynolds and Natasha Combs. Back, fifth-graders Ava Hughes and Ellington Gowin, seventh-graders Gabby Skaggs, Aundaya Coleman, Myricle Gholston, Alexis Thomas, Sarah Adkins, Kaylyn Smith, Tayler Thompson, Lainey Watson and Rylee Petett and fifth-grader Chloe Thompson. Absent from the photo are eighth-graders Laci Hodgens and Carly Adams, seventh-grader Bri Gowdy and sixth-grader Breanna Humphress.

CES preschool students celebrate the Kentucky Derby

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently celebrated the Kentucky Derby by having their own horse race and making Derby hats.

 

CES summer Wings Express students sample smoothies, perform science experiment

 

Campbellsville Elementary School summer Wings Express students recently sampled smoothies, performed science experiments and dug for buried treasure.

 

Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, talked to second- and third-grade students about eating fruit as part of their diet.

 

CES music students learn rhythms

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning rhythms in their music classes.

 

In Cyndi Chadwick’s class, kindergarteners recently used hearts – in honor of Valentine’s Day – and Popsicle sticks to practice saying rhythms.

 

CES kindergartener Timothy Stacy uses Popsicles to write his rhythms.

CMS eighth-grade baseball players honored

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grade baseball players were recently honored.

 

CES summer Wings Express students learn about gardening, painting

 

Campbellsville Elementary School summer Wings Express students recently learned how to create a garden, and sampled some of the vegetables they can grow.

 

Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, visited with kindergarten students to talk about healthy vegetables.

 

CHS students visit ECTC

 

Campbellsville High School students recently visited the Elizabethtown Community & Technical College campus in Springfield.

 

On Tuesday, Feb. 21, students visited campus for a tour and to learn about the programs offered.

 

Campbellsville High School students recently visited the Elizabethtown Community & Technical College campus in Springfield. From left are sophomores Quentin Skaggs, Nick Cowan, Cody Cox, Jorden Perkins and Payton Reynolds, senior Kailey Morris, sophomores Spencer Swafford, John Netherland and Devin Pike and seniors Madison Lewis and Kyrsten Hill.

CHS senior class plans trip

 

Campbellsville High School senior class is planning a trip to the House of Boom in Louisville.

CMS student recognized at breakfast, awards ceremony

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Lauryn Agathen was recently honored for her winning conservation writing contest entry.

 

CES summer Wings Express students have fun on water slide

 

Campbellsville Elementary School summer Wings Express students recently spent time learning, but having fun, too.

 

Students have spent lots of time in the program focusing on math, reading and science skills. They were recently treated for their hard work with some fun on a water slide. They have also taken several trips to the pools at Campbellsville University and Miller Park.

 

CMS students raising money for Taylor County Animal Shelter

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are raising money for the Taylor County Animal Shelter.

 

CHS basketball coach, athletic director to be inducted into national Hall of Fame

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ head basketball coach and athletic director Tim Davis will soon be inducted into the National High School Athletic Coaches Association Hall of Fame.

 

The NHSACA recently made the announcement.

 

Davis will officially be inducted in a special ceremony on Tuesday, June 20, at Embassy Suites in East Peoria, Ill.

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ head basketball coach and athletic director Tim Davis will soon be inducted into the National High School Athletic Coaches Association Hall of Fame for his longevity and service to high school athletics.

CES preschool students tour public library

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently toured the Taylor County Public Library.

 

CES summer Wings Express students work on reading skills

 

Campbellsville Elementary School summer Wings Express students are working on their reading and math skills to prepare for the 2016-2017 school year.

 

Second-grade students spent several days of their summer program reading “Junie B. Jones and Her Big Fat Mouth,” and then answering questions about what they read.

 

CHS girls’ basketball player named to 5th region all-season team

 

Campbellsville High School junior Nena Barnett has been named to the 5th region all-season team.

 

The 5th Region Basketball Coaches Association recently made the announcement.

 

Barnett averaged more than 10 points per game in the 2016-2017 season, along with four rebounds and three assists.

 

Campbellsville High School junior Nena Barnett has been named to the 5th region all-season team. She led the Lady Eagles to an 18-11 season, which is the team’s first winning season in more than 15 years.

CES students go bowling

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-grade students recently had fun bowling together.

 

CES summer Wings Express program teaches students about reading, science, math and more

 

Campbellsville Elementary School’s summer Wings Express program teaches students about reading, science, math and much more.

 

Students in kindergarten through third grades applied to participate in the program, which is free. They are divided into groups to participate in programs that best fit their needs.

 

CHS girls’ basketball coach named 5th region Coach of the Year

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball head coach Anthony Epps has been named the 2016-2017 5th region Coach of the Year.

 

The 5th Region Basketball Coaches Association recently made the announcement.

 

All girls’ head basketball coaches in the 5th region voted for the Coach of the Year honor.

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball head coach Anthony Epps has been named the 2016-2017 5th region Coach of the Year.

CES students display artwork

 

Campbellsville Elementary School’s art classroom recently transformed into an art gallery.

 

CHS students have fun at prom, prom breakfast

 

Campbellsville High School students danced the night away at this year’s prom on Saturday, May 14.

 

CES summer Wings Express students sample fruits, make butterfly crafts

 

Campbellsville Elementary School summer Wings Express students recently sampled different kinds of fruits and made a butterfly craft.

 

Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, visited students to talk about different types of fruits.

 

CMS eighth-grader to play in football nationals

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader and football player Arren Hash has advanced to a national playoff game.

 

Hash was named to Football University’s national Team Kentucky, and the team has won all of its games, to advance to the nationals.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader and football player Arren Hash was named to Football University’s national Team Kentucky, and the team has won all of its games, to advance to the nationals. Will Griffin, at left, and Bronson Gowdy, who help coach the CMS football team, are offensive coordinator for the team and coordinator for FBU, respectively.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training and orientation on Friday, March 10.

 

The training will be at the FRYSC Center, which is located at Campbellsville High School, at 10 a.m.

CES students raise money for American Heart Association

 

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

 

Twelves students in second and third grades participated and raised $181.

 

The top fundraiser was second-grader Tye Rhodes, who raised $80.

 

This year’s CES Jump Rope for Heart participants are, front, from left, third-grader Savannah Wethington, second-graders Lashonda Wilkinson and Jaylin Christie, third-graders Chyanne Christie, Aliyah Burton and Paige Ritchie and CES guidance counselor Sonya Orberson. Back, Campbellsville Middle School special education teacher Katie Wilkerson, second-graders Mason Davis, Tye Rhodes and Trever Lasley, third-grader Connor Coots and second-graders Joseph Greer and Evan Cundiff. Absent from the photo is third-grade participant Nora Harris.

CES second-graders make bird feeders

 

Campbellsville Elementary School second-graders recently learned how to make their own bird feeders.

 

CHS track teams place at Carl Deaton Classic

 

Campbellsville High School track teams participated in the Carl Deaton Classic on Friday, May 6, at Green County High School.

 

CES summer Wings Express students make animal crafts

 

Campbellsville Elementary School summer Wings Express students recently heard animal stories and then colored their own sheep.

 

Sarah Hampton, Taylor County Public Library outreach librarian, visited students to talk about different types of animals.

 

CHS band members selling mums

 

Campbellsville High School marching band members are selling mums as a fundraiser.

CMS yearbooks on sale now

 

Campbellsville Middle School yearbooks are on sale now.

 

Yearbooks are $25 each and will be sold through Friday, Feb. 17. Money is due when ordering.

 

CMS Yearbook

CES students honored at leadership luncheon

 

Campbellsville Elementary School’s Leaders of the Month for the month of January were recently honored with a luncheon.

 

Teachers choose one student from their classrooms who exhibit leadership skills throughout the month to be named a Leader of the Month.

 

And, at the end of the month, CES Lighthouse Team members host a lunch to honor the students.

 

CES first-grader Willow Griffin thanks retired teacher Betsy Blakeman for having lunch with her.

CES students have fun during testing party

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently had fun at a party to celebrate their hard work preparing for state testing.

 

CMS students perform at talent show

 

Campbellsville Middle School students have a lot of talent, and they recently showcased it.

 

CMS students compete in Field Day games

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently competed in Field Day games.

 

Students participated in relay races, a softball throw and tug of war.

 

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Thursday, Oct. 13.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Wednesday, Nov. 9.

CES students begin toy drive challenge

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are participating in a toy drive challenge to benefit hospitalized children.

 

CES students have been challenged to bring as many new and unopened toys and games as possible to school. The items will be donated to Operation Christmas Smiles.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are participating in a toy drive challenge to benefit hospitalized children.  CES students have been challenged to bring as many new and unopened toys and games as possible to school. The items will be donated to Operation Christmas Smiles.

CHS senior speaks to CMS FCA group

 

Campbellsville High School senior Caroline McMahan recently delivered an inspirational message to Campbellsville Middle School Fellowship of Christian Athletes members.

 

McMahan spoke to students about God’s love, and how, while we are all different, God loves us all in the same way.

 

CHS senior Caroline McMahan asks students to join hands to see if any are the same.

CMS students have fun during Sharpen the Saw Day

 

Campbellsville Middle School students were recently treated to a day of fun during a Sharpen the Saw Day to celebrate state testing.

 

CES students tour public library

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students recently toured the Taylor County Public Library.

 

Anthony Epps named CHS girls’ basketball coach

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball players will have a new coach next school year, but it’s someone they’ve already seen in the hallways.

 

Anthony Epps, who is an exceptional child educator at Campbellsville middle and high schools, has been hired as the new girls’ head basketball coach.

 

Community leaders read to CES students

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently received a visit from several special guests.

 

CES Family Resource and Youth Services Center hosted “A Few Good Men and Women” to read to students.

 

Brent Thompson reads to CES first-graders.

CES students learn about saving money

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned about saving money – from a dinosaur. 

 

CHS National Honor Society hosts blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School’s National Honor Society hosted its last blood drive of the school year on Friday, May 13.

 

CHS students learn how to make smoothies

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned about how to reduce the sugar content in their diets by making smoothies.

 

CMS students have fun at Eagle Rally

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently enjoyed a day of fun during Eagle Rally.

 

Throughout the day, CMS students rotated to different stations, where they had played games, socialized and had fun together.

 

Students could play video games and Wii Dance, sing karaoke, have phone/electronic device time, paint their nails and play ping pong, board games and more.

 

CMS teacher Donna White paints fifth-grader Aaliyah Nunez’s nails.

CMS track team wins first-place honors at conference meet

 

Campbellsville Middle School track team members brought home several first-place honors from the Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference meet on Monday, May 2, in Green County.

CHS students study the art of tattooing

 

Campbellsville High School students recently studied the art of tattooing.

 

CES art students make African necklaces

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students recently made their own African necklaces.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s class, students are studying the Guaymi people, the largest Native American group in Panama.

 

They learned about chaquira necklaces, which are beaded collars worn by the Guaymi people.

 

CES second-grader Lashonda Wilkinson colors her African necklaces.

CES Wings Express students build with Legos

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently had fun building with Legos.

 

CES third-graders learn about Korean culture

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-grade students recently learned about Korean culture.

 

CES Wings Express students make 3D letters

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently made 3D letters.

 

Students were given brown paper, cups and cardboard to make their letters.

 

After forming their letters with the cardboard and cups, students used water to cover their letter with the paper.

 

From left, CES third-graders Adrianna Garvin, Aleecia Knezevic and Alyssa Knezevic make their 3D letters.

CES Wings Express students treated to Dojo party

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students were recently rewarded for their good behavior. 

 

CHS seniors take trip to House of Boom

 

Campbellsville High School seniors took a trip to the House of Boom on Wednesday, May 4.

 

CES art students study Georgia O’Keeffe

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned about artist Georgia O’Keeffe.

 

CHS bowling team hosts shirt fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School bowling team is selling shirts as a fundraiser.

 

The shirts feature an eagle holding a bowling ball, with the words Campbellsville Eagles.

 

CHS bowling team hosts shirt fundraiser

CES students celebrate outstanding test scores

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are celebrating their outstanding test scores.

 

Based on students’ state test scores from the 2015-2016 school year, CES is a School of Distinction – which is the highest label the Kentucky Department of Education can give a public school.

 

CES students, teachers, administrators and personnel wear their new School of Distinction t-shirts.

CES students learn about the Kentucky Derby

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned about the Kentucky Derby.

 

CMS teacher receives Dare to Soar award

 

Campbellsville Middle School fifth-grade math teacher Tammy Hash was awarded the Dare to Soar award at Monday night’s regular Campbellsville Board of Education meeting.

 

CES art students participate in Save the Frogs art competition

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are participating in the Save the Frogs Foundation’s annual art contest.

 

CMS volleyball team selling pullovers

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball team is selling pullovers as a fundraiser.

 

The pullovers are Holloway brand and they are fitted.

 

Cost is $50.

 

CMS volleyball team selling pullovers

CES students ‘level up’ with Lexia

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students who recently “leveled up” with the Lexia and Reading Plus programs were honored at a school-wide assembly on Friday, Feb. 24.

 

Lexia and Reading Plus are technology-based reading programs that help increase reading proficiency for pre-kindergarten students through high school seniors.

 

About 175 students were recognized at CES on Feb. 24 for increasing their reading proficiency level using the programs from Feb. 15 to Feb. 23.

CES, CMS students to be featured in CU children’s play

 

Campbellsville elementary and middle school students will be featured in the upcoming Campbellsville University and TownHall Productions presentation of “Lion King Jr.”

CMS softball team beats Taylor County

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team defeated Taylor County on Thursday, May 5, after battling the team to two extra innings.

 

CES preschool students make Derby hats

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently celebrated the Kentucky Derby by making their own Derby hats.

 

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of Feb. 20.

 

From left, front, are first-grader Parker Hamilton, first-grader Kinsley Graham, kindergarteners Davian Taylor and Ethan Lewis, second-grader Codey Parks, kindergarteners Kaylee Thompson and Robert Atwood and first-grader Kadence Ford. Back, second-grader Joseph Greer, third-grader Grayson Dooley, second-graders Kaylee Lamer and Tye Rhodes, first-grader Maleigha Travis and third-graders Jaron Johnson, Kelsi Schuck and Zahavah Negron.

CES receives tablet donation from Amazon

 

It didn’t take long for them to open the boxes, turn the devices on and begin learning.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently received a large donation from Amazon, including 25 Kindle fire tablets and $1,250 in content for the devices.

 

CHS to host Eagle Jamboree

 

Campbellsville High School will host the boys’ basketball Eagle Jamboree on Saturday, Nov. 26, in the CHS gym.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of Feb. 20.

 

From left are kindergartener Tyler Branch, second-grader Evan Lockridge and third-grader Katie Nunn. Second-grader Brady Cox isn’t pictured.

CMS choir to host bake sale fundraiser

 

Campbellsville Middle School choir will host a bake sale fundraiser on Saturday, April 30.

CHS softball team in elite eight at All “A” tournament

 

Campbellsville High School softball team participated in the All “A” state tournament on Sunday, May 1, for the first time in school history, and made it to the elite eight.

 

CHS tennis player is region runner-up, will play in state tournament next week

 

Campbellsville High School senior Brooklyn Harris is this year’s runner-up in the girls’ singles fifth region tennis tournament.

 

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Feb. 20.

 

From left are senior Micah Corley, junior Christian Berry, freshman Hannah Hall and sophomore Leslie McKenzie.

State testing window nears

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools students are gearing up for the state’s K-PREP testing window, which opens in a few weeks.

CHS exam dates announced

 

Campbellsville High School recently announced its end of the year exam dates.

CHS student receives industry certification

 

Campbellsville High School junior Brenna Wethington recently passed exams to receive globally recognized industry certification.

 

CES first-graders to present musical

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-graders will perform “Bunny Ears” the musical on Tuesday, Feb. 28.

 

The show will be in the gymnasium and begins at 5:30 p.m.

 

Students have been practicing their songs and dance moves in Cyndi Chadwick’s music classes.

 

CES first-grader Tina Jiang and her classmates practice their dance moves.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of May 9.

 

CES students have fun using new gym

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are having lots of fun using their new gymnasium.

 

The gym floor now features a new design, and the walls in the gymnasium were painted.

 

New bleachers were installed and provide more seating.

 

CES kindergarteners Gavin Williams, at left, and Casen Meredith walk around the new gymnasium.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of May 16.

 

CHS hosts Empty Nest Night

 

Campbellsville High School recently hosted an Empty Nest Night for senior students and their parents.

 

CHS College and Career Readiness Counselor Angie Travis spoke, as did admissions counselors from Campbellsville University, Western Kentucky University, Lindsey Wilson College, Eastern Kentucky University and Somerset Community College.

 

Representative from Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority and Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center also spoke.

 

CHS College and Career Readiness Counselor Angie Travis speaks to senior students and their parents about applying for scholarships.

CES kindergarteners learn about art

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students recently learned about how to make artwork with emphasis.

 

CES preschool students study the letter “L”

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently studied the letter “L.”

 

Students are working hard to learn all the letters of the alphabet.

 

They focus on a different letter each week, and practice writing the letter of the week in uppercase and lowercase.

 

CES preschool student Addisyn Taylor adds orange paper to her lollipop.

CHS baseball team defeats Holy Cross

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team defeated Holy Cross tonight by a score of 2-0 to advance to the All "A" state tournament.

 

CES third-graders tour middle school

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-graders recently took a tour of Campbellsville Middle School, which will be their school in August.

 

CES to host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host parent-teacher conferences on Thursday, Feb. 9.

 

Teachers will be available from 4 to 6 p.m. for parents and students to discuss grades from the third nine-week grading period.

CMS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

From left are fifth-grader Luke McDonald, seventh-grader Kaylyn Smith, eighth-grader Paula Hoskins, fourth-grader Kate Billeter and sixth-grader Levi Dicken.

CHS senior meets benchmarks, is college ready

 

CHS senior Kern Kost recently met benchmark on the KYOTE writing exam.

 

CES library gets facelift

 

Campbellsville Elementary School library recently received a facelift.

 

While construction has been ongoing at CES since last school year, the library recently received new carpeting and lighting.

 

New carpet was recently installed in the CES library.

CMS sets final exam, special events schedule

 

Campbellsville Middle School students will soon take final exams and have several special events to finish the 2015-2016 school year.

CES students visit fish hatchery

 

Campbellsville Elementary School second-grade students visited Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery in Jamestown recently.

 

CHS teachers host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville High School teachers hosted parent-teacher conferences on Monday, Feb. 13.

 

About 50 people attended to discuss grades, behavior and semester progress for their students.

 

Teachers were on hand for a couple hours to meet with parents and discuss how their children are progressing this school year.

 

CHS teacher Susan Dabney meets with a parent.

CHS girls’ basketball players honored at cookout

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball players were honored at a cookout recently to celebrate this year’s season.

 

CHS girls’, boys’ tennis teams sweep Fort Knox

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ tennis teams recently swept Fort Knox.

 

CES first-graders finish clay pots

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-graders recently completed their clay pots.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art classes, students are learning about how art can tell stories and help the viewer learn about other people. They are also learning how art can be functional, such as a pot carrying water.

 

CES first-grader Nicholas Almeida paints his pot.

CHS senior completes industry certification

 

Campbellsville High School senior Danielle Pelcher recently received industry certification.

 

About 100 attend CMS student-led conferences

 

Campbellsville Middle School hosted student-led conferences on Monday, Feb. 13, with about 100 students and parents attending.

 

During the conferences, students discuss their grades with their parents and teachers.

 

CMS fourth-grade teachers, from left, Samantha Coomer, Maranda Wright, Kaye Agathen and Garnetta Murrell talk to a student about her grades.

CES kindergarteners learn about dinosaurs

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarteners are learning about dinosaurs in preparation for an upcoming trip to Dinosaur World.

 

CHS senior earns automotive certification

 

Campbellsville High School senior Brady Wilkerson recently earned an automotive industry certification.

 

CHS baseball team to host annual lasagna dinner, auction

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team will host its annual lead-off lasagna dinner and auction on Saturday, Feb. 18, at the CHS gym.

 

Dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m., with the auction to follow at about 7:15.

CHS girls’ basketball team battles Adair County into triple overtime

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team took on Adair County in the first round of the 20th District tournament on Tuesday, Feb. 21.

 

CHS battled the Lady Indians into triple overtime.

 

At the final buzzer, Adair County was on top, with a final score of 57-56.

 

CHS senior Caylie Blair plays defense.     CHS senior Brenna Wethington jumps for the ball.

CHS seniors host prom at assisted living facility

 

They danced the night away.

 

Campbellsville High School students Paige Dabney, Kathryn Doss and MaKenzie Murrell hosted a prom at Bluegrass Way assisted living facility on Saturday, April 16.

 

CHS baseball team plays in All “A” state tournament

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team played in the elite eight of the All “A” state baseball tournament at Whitaker Bank Park in Lexington on Saturday, May 7.

 

CES first-graders make clay pots

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-grade students recently made their own clay pots.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art classes, students are learning about how art can tell stories and help the viewer learn about other people. They are also learning how art can be functional, such as a pot carrying water.

 

CES first-grader Hunter Bates shapes his pot.

CMS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of April 25.

 

CHS tennis players advance to regional quarterfinals

 

Campbellsville High School tennis players have advanced to the quarterfinal matches of this year’s fifth region tournament.

 

    

CHS soccer team selling shirts, car decals

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team is selling car decals as a fundraiser.

 

The team is also once again selling its T-shirts, long sleeve T-shirts, sweatshirts and hooded sweatshirts.

 

CHS Soccer Crest

CMS eighth-grade basketball team advances in CKMSAC tournament

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ eighth-grade basketball team remains perfect this season and advances to the second round of the Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference tournament.

 

On Friday, Jan. 20, the CMS seventh- and eighth-grade teams played Casey County in the first round of the tournament.

CHS band students participate in CU honors band

 

Campbellsville High School band students recently participated in the Campbellsville University Honors Band program.

 

The students attended rehearsals on the CU campus on Thursday, Feb. 16, and Friday, Feb. 17.

 

More than 100 of the best high school band students around Kentucky were invited to participate.

 

CHS junior Tiffany Kane plays flute during a CU Honors Band rehearsal.

CES renovation project ahead of schedule

 

Campbellsville Elementary School’s renovation project is ahead of schedule.

 

At the regular Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, April 18, Board members heard about the progress on the project and approved paint, brick, tile and other colors for the project.

 

CMS, CHS to host food drive

 

Campbellsville middle and high schools are hosting a canned food drive to benefit the Taylor County Food Pantry.

 

CHS girls’ basketball team hosts a Food Pantry Holiday Classic tournament each year. This year, the tournament is set for Dec. 21-23.

CHS students finish paper mache project

 

Campbellsville High School students have finished their 3D paper mache objects.

 

Students in Jo Ann Harris’s classes recently watched an episode of “Face Off,” a reality television show that features a competition between special effects makeup artists.

 

While watching the show, students learned about making special effects, but also about art careers.

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Rylee Petett holds her finished 3D paper mache sculpture.

CES Wings Express program to end school year with trip

 

Campbellsville Elementary School’s Wings Express program is nearing its end for the 2015-2016 school year.

 

CHS swim teams finish fourth, seventh at meet

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ swim teams finished fourth and seventh, respectively, at the Campbellsville Taylor County Invite on Saturday, Jan. 7, at Campbellsville University.

 

CHS senior swimmers Mallory Haley, Daniel Silva and Jon Tanner Coppage were honored in a special ceremony.

 

And several CHS swimmers finished in the top of their events.

 

CHS seniors, from left, Daniel Silva, Jon Tanner Coppage and Mallory Haley are honored. They are pictured with their coach, Steve Doss.

CHS students study World War II

 

Campbellsville High School students are studying World War II.

 

CHS girls’ basketball team takes on Anderson County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team took on Anderson County on Friday, Feb. 17.

 

Despite fighting to the final buzzer, CHS couldn’t get the win.

 

Final score was 39-62.

 

CHS girls’ basketball head coach Anthony Epps hugs seniors Brenna Wethington, at left, and Caylie Blair after they play their final minutes on the Lady Eagles home court.

CMS art students make agamographs

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently learned to make agamographs.

 

CMS students visit planetarium

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders recently took a field trip to the Rauch Planetarium and Gheens Science Hall at the University of Louisville.

 

CHS boys’ freshmen, JV teams defeat Thomas Nelson

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ freshmen and junior varsity basketball teams recently defeated Thomas Nelson.

 

The CHS freshmen squad dominated Thomas Nelson. Final score was 72-38.

 

And final score of the JV match up was 69-58.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Arren Hash dribbles down the court.

CHS band students perform in ensembles

 

Campbellsville High School band students recently performed in ensembles.

 

CES students take field trip to Dinosaur World

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarteners recently took a field trip to Dinosaur World.

 

CHS boys’ JV, varsity teams take on Caverna

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ junior varsity and varsity basketball teams recently took on Caverna.

 

In the JV match up, CHS was victorious. Final score was 61-38.

 

CHS fought to the buzzer in the varsity match up, but couldn’t hang on to get the win. Final score was 85-88.

 

CHS junior Connor Wilson smiles as he watches the ball.

CES students study balance in artwork

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students have been studying balance in artwork.

 

CES students make Mother’s Day gifts

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students spent last week making gifts for their mothers.

 

CHS boys’ freshmen basketball team defeats Hart County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ freshmen basketball team defeated Hart County recently.

 

Final score was 50-39.

 

CHS freshman Mark Rigsby drives the ball for two points.

CES students make paper bag buildings

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently turned paper bags into buildings.

 

CES Wings Express students make gifts for their mothers

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently made gifts for their mothers.

 

CMS ends Sweetheart Week with semi-formal dance


Campbellsville Middle School hosted several Sweetheart Week events last week, culminating with a semi-formal dance on Friday, Feb. 17.

 

CMS sixth-graders, from left, Olivia Fields, Breanna Humphress and Dakota Slone smile for the camera.

CMS softball team takes on Marion County

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team took on Marion County on Wednesday, April 20.

 

 

CMS art students design horse statues

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students recently designed horse statues.

 

CMS fifth-graders learn cursive writing

 

Campbellsville Middle School fifth-graders are learning cursive writing.

 

Students spend time each day learning about science, math, reading and social studies, but recently began focusing on their penmanship.

 

One day each week in their leadership classes, fifth-graders practice writing cursive letters.

 

CMS fifth-grader Kayden Birdwell practices cursive writing.

CHS softball team battles Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team took on Adair County on Tuesday, April 19.

 

CES students practice counting

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently practiced counting – with Cheerios.

 

CHS students invited to free ACT prep sessions

 

Campbellsville High School students have been invited to some free ACT prep sessions.

 

Taylor County Public Library will host free ACT review sessions in coming weeks to help students prepare to take the exam.

CES kindergarteners learn about Groundhog Day

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students recently learned about Groundhog Day.

 

The day is celebrated on Feb. 2 each year. According to folklore, if groundhog Punxsutawney Phil emerges from his burrow and see his shadow, there will be six more weeks of the winter season.

 

CES kindergartner Tyce Owens holds his groundhog.

CHS boys’ tennis team defeats Caverna

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ tennis team defeated Caverna on Tuesday, April 19.

 

CES students learn about percussion instruments

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned all about percussion instruments, from Campbellsville University students.

 

CHS senior athletes honored

 

Campbellsville High School senior athletes were honored on Friday, Feb. 17.

 

CHS girls’ basketball senior players Caylie Blair and Brenna Wethington are honored. From left are Caylie’s parents Bryan Blair and Terri Slinker, Caylie, head coach Anthony Epps, Brenna and her parents, Sheila and John Wethington.     CHS cheerleader Lisa-Marie Richter, a junior and foreign exchange student, is honored. She is pictured with the CHS cheerleading squad. In front is Campbellsville Elementary School first-grader Lainey Price. In back, from left, are freshmen Isabella Osborne and Sydney Wilson, sophomore Andrea Bryant, freshman Lauryn Agathen, coach Nikki Price, Lisa, coach Lisa Wiseman, freshmen Zoe McAninch and Bailey Smith and junior Kimberly Harden.

CHS softball team takes on Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team battled Marion County on Monday, April 18.

 

CHS tennis teams defeat Nelson County

 

Campbellsville High School tennis teams recently defeated Nelson County.

 

CHS senior athletes honored

 

Campbellsville High School senior athletes were honored on Tuesday, Feb. 14.

 

From left, CHS boys’ basketball senior players Darius Bell, Zack Bottoms, Micah Corley and Ricky Smith-Cecil are honored for their dedication to their team.     CHS bowling team senior players, from left, Vera Brown, Logan Brown, Murphy Lamb and Jared Brewster are honored for their dedication to their team.

CHS senior cross country runner Kyrsten Hill is honored. From left are Hill’s mother Tonya, CHS cross country coach Steve Doss, Kyrsten and Hill’s father Jonathan.     CHS senior golf player Noah Wagers is honored. From left are his parents Steve and Kim Wagers, Noah and CHS boys’ golf coach Jim Ward.

CMS fourth-graders win ribbons at talk meet

 

Five fourth-grade students at Campbellsville Middle School competed and won blue ribbons at this year’s Taylor County 4-H Talk Meet on Tuesday, March 29.

 

CHS baseball team blanks Casey County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team blanked Casey County on Monday, April 18, to pick up another win.

 

CHS students pass SRNA exams

 

Campbellsville High School students recently passed the State Registered Nurse Aide exam and are now registered nurse aides.

 

              

CHS soccer team selling beanies

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team is selling beanies as a fundraiser.

 

The beanies are black cuff, 100 percent acrylic yarn and the Adidas brand.

 

They feature the CHS Eagle soccer crest with a purple, gold and white embroidery, and are $25 each.

 

CHS Soccer Beanies

CHS girls’ basketball team defeats LaRue County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ varsity basketball team defeated LaRue County on Thursday, Feb. 16.

 

Final score was 50-43.

 

CHS junior Kiyah Barnett led her team with 14 points.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Catlyn Clausen passes.

CMS track teams finish second, third

 

Campbellsville Middle School track teams competed on Monday, April 18, and finished in second and third place.

 

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of May 2.

 

CHS girls’ basketball team defeats Washington County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team defeated Washington County recently.

 

Final score was 51-35.

 

CHS boys’ team also took on Washington County, but couldn’t get the win. Final score was 50-62.

 

CHS senior Brenna Wethington looks for a rebound.     CHS junior Connor Wilson drives the ball to the hoop.

CHS honors top students

 

Campbellsville High School hosted its annual Top 10 percent banquet on Sunday, April 17, to honor this year’s top students.

 

CHS tennis players advance in regional competition


Several of Campbellsville High School’s boys’ and girls’ tennis players have advanced in the 5th region singles and doubles tournament, which began on Friday, May 6.

 

    

CHS basketball teams defeat Metcalfe County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ basketball teams recently took on Metcalfe County, and picked up three wins.

 

In the girls’ varsity match up, CHS won the close game by a score of 52-51.

 

The CHS boys’ varsity team crushed Metcalfe County. Final score was 84-45.

 

The CHS team also won the boys’ junior varsity match up. Final score was 56-47.

 

CHS senior Caylie Blair dribbles.    CHS juniors Logan Cole, at left, and Chanson Atkinson look for a rebound.

CHS principal nominated for Educator of the Year award

 

Campbellsville High School Principal Kirby Smith was nominated for this year’s Campbellsville/Taylor County Chamber of Commerce Educator of the Year award.

 

CMS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

CMS softball tryouts set for Jan. 9, 12

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball tryouts have been scheduled for January.

 

All students interested in playing must have a current athletic physical.

 

Tryouts have been scheduled for Monday, Jan. 9, and Thursday, Jan. 12, from 5 to 6:15 p.m. at the Campbellsville High School softball fieldhouse, which is on the Campbellsville Elementary School campus.

CHS girls’ freshmen basketball team defeats Taylor, Marion counties

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ freshmen basketball team recently defeated Taylor and Marion counties.

 

Final score of the Taylor County game was 27-21.

 

And final score of the Marion County match up was 39-34.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Kenzi Forbis, at left, and seventh-grader Bri Gowdy look for a rebound.

CMS choir members practicing for spring show

 

Campbellsville Middle School choir members are gearing up for their spring show, which will be Sunday, April 24, at 2 p.m. at Campbellsville High School’s Hamilton Auditorium.

 

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of May 2.

 

CHS girls’ basketball team defeats Fort Knox

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ varsity basketball team recently defeated Fort Knox.

 

Final score was 67-16.

 

CHS junior Vonnea Smith led her team with 12 points.

 

CHS junior Vonnea Smith shoots the ball.

CHS art students paint ceiling tiles

 

Campbellsville High School students are truly leaving their mark on their art classroom.

 

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the week for the week of May 2.

 

CES first-graders play math games

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-grade students recently had fun playing math games together.

 

In Hailey Ogle’s class, students spend time each day rotating to various math centers.

 

CES first-grade teacher Hailey Ogle plays a counting card game with her students.

CHS baseball team crushes Thomas Nelson

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team crushed Thomas Nelson on Saturday, April 16.

 

CES Wings Express students make snowflakes

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently had fun making snowflakes.

 

Students used Popsicle sticks glued together to form a snowflake. Then, students glued buttons on the ornaments to decorate them.

 

Campbellsville University education student Abi Dean helps CES kindergartener Jayden Maupin glue buttons on his snowflake.

CMS softball team battles Russell County

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team battled Russell County on Saturday, April 16.

 

CMS softball team beats Casey County

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team took on Casey County on Friday, April 29, and picked up two wins.

 

CMS students collecting Christmas decorations for community service project

 

Campbellsville Middle School fifth-grade students are collecting Christmas decorations for a community service project.

 

Students in Jessica Lile’s class are working on a project for Grandview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.

 

The students will decorate a Christmas tree and give gifts to the residents. They will also be caroling and making Christmas cards.

CMS art students make koinobori

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students are making koinobori wind socks to celebrate a Japanese holiday.

 

In Japan, on Children’s Day, people fly carp-shaped wind socks known as koinobori. The carp, which can swim up waterfalls, is used as a symbol for the holiday because it represents strength and courage.

 

CMS fourth-grader Payton Releford paints her koinobori.

CHS girls’ tennis team defeats Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ tennis team defeated Adair County on Friday, April 15.

 

CMS baseball team takes on Pulaski County

 

Campbellsville Middle School baseball team took on Pulaski County on Friday, April 29.

 

CMS celebrates boys’ basketball championship wins

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently celebrated its boys’ basketball team winning this year’s Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference tournament championship.

 

The CMS boys’ eighth-grade basketball team ended its season last month with regular season and tournament championship wins.

 

CMS boys’ basketball players hold their trophy high.

CHS baseball team crushes Hart County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team crushed Hart County on Friday, April 15.

 

CES students learn about the arts

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned all about the arts.

 

CES hosted Arts Day on Friday, April 29, and invited several special guests to talk to students about music, drama, art and much more.

 

CHS students focus on college, career readiness

 

Campbellsville High School students are working toward becoming college and career ready, and achieving industry certifications.

 

Charlie Pettigrew     Justin Richerson

CHS tennis teams win Heartland Conference tournament

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ teams won the Heartland Conference tournament on Monday, April 18.

 

CHS tennis teams defeat Russell County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ tennis teams took on Russell and Meade counties on Saturday, April 23.

 

CES kindergarteners paint pinch pots

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarteners recently painted their pinch pots.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art classes, students learned about how art can tell stories and help the viewer learn about other people. They also learned how art can be functional, such as a pot carrying water.

 

CES kindergartener Tyler Branch paints his pinch pot.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of April 18.

 

CES students draw landscapes

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning how to draw landscapes

 

CMS student wins grandparent essay contest

 

Campbellsville Middle School fifth-grader Tashaun Hart recently won a grandparent essay contest.

 

The contest is sponsored by the local Kentucky Retired Teachers Association chapter and the AARP.

 

Students are challenged to think and write about their relationships with their grandparents.

 

Campbellsville Middle School fifth-grader Tashaun Hart recently won a grandparent essay contest sponsored by the local Kentucky Retired Teachers Association chapter and the AARP. All CMS fifth-grade students entered the contest in Kaye Breeding’s reading/language arts class. Hart was chosen as the CMS winner and received a $25 cash prize.

CHS softball team defeats Thomas Nelson

 

Campbellsville High School softball team defeated Thomas Nelson on Thursday, April 14.

 

CES Wings Express students write thank you notes

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express program will soon end for the 2015-2016 school year, and students are writing thank you notes to those who have helped them this year.

 

CES students ‘level up’ with Lexia

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students who recently “leveled up” with the Lexia and Reading Plus programs were honored at a school-wide assembly on Thursday, Feb. 16.

 

CES kindergarteners are honored for leveling up with Lexia or Reading Plus.

CMS softball team defeats Metcalfe County

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team defeated Metcalfe County on Wednesday, April 13.

 

CHS students conduct mock trial

 

It only took 10 minutes for them to find him guilty.

 

Campbellsville High School students in AP American Government and Politics class, taught by Susan Dabney, recently learned all about the Supreme Court and how to conduct a criminal trial.

 

CES students named Leaders of the Month

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Leaders of the Month for the month of February.

 

From left, front, are kindergarteners Miley Orberson, Carson Montes, Natalee Shaw and Gracie Gebler. Second row, second-grader Kairi Tucker, first-grader Hunter Clark, second-grader Seamus Huber, first-graders Owen Skaggs, Luke Mardis and Destini Gholston and kindergartener Veda Burgess. Back, second-grader Marissa Sumners, third-graders Martin Yang and Chance Owens, second-grader Ava Ellis, third-graders Isaiah Jeffries and Alexis Graves, first-grader Lillian Martin and second-grader Annabelle Brockman. Third-grader Cody Tamez is absent from the photo.

CHS student receives industry certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Makala Antle recently passed exams to receive globally recognized industry certification.

 

CMS students honored for high K-PREP scores

 

Campbellsville Middle School students were recently honored for last year’s high K-PREP scores.

 

This year’s fifth- and sixth-graders who scored proficient or distinguished in all areas went on a field trip to Ralphie’s Fun Center in Glasgow. And seventh- and eighth-graders who scored proficient or distinguished in all areas took a trip to the House of Boom in Louisville.

 

 

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of Feb. 13.

 

From left, front, are third-grader Aliyah Burton, second-grader Anthony Lawson, kindergartener Enrique McDonald, second-grader Aaron Ritchie, first-grader Serenity Bell and kindergartener Joey Bledsoe. Back, third-grader Easton Williams, first-grader Gabe Prior, third-graders Brooklyn Boudreaux and Chyanne Christie, second-grader Kaevin Spaulding and first-graders Lainey Price, Nikolas Torres and Makyian Bridgewater. Kindergartener Juliana Wolford and first-grader Shylan Dunn aren’t pictured.

CHS baseball team defeats Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team defeated Marion County on Wednesday, April 13, by a final score of 1-0.

 

CHS seniors complete automotive certifications

 

Campbellsville High School seniors Andy Sabo and Ruben Reyes recently completed their automotive service excellence certification at the Green County Area Technology Center.

 

    

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of Feb. 13.

 

From left are kindergartener Zoe Weddle, second-grader Jazzlyn Cox, third-grader Tiffani Gaddie and first-grader Drelynn Hollins.

CHS students learn about judicial process

 

In the end, the jury of her peers found her not guilty.

 

While she was lucky, the grand jury voted to indict another man on first-degree robbery charges.

 

Campbellsville High School junior leadership students participated in a mock trial at the Taylor County Judicial Center on Thursday, April 14.

 

CHS students receive industry certification

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Spencer Swafford and sophomore Chaz Babbs recently passed exams to receive globally recognized industry certification.

 

     

CMS Beta Club members selling cookie dough

 

Campbellsville Middle School Beta Club members are selling cookie dough.

 

And, as an incentive for selling, students can earn scholarship money for college.

CMS hosts Sweetheart Week events

 

Campbellsville Middle School is hosting several Sweetheart Week events this week, leading up to the annual semi-formal dance on Friday, Feb. 17.

 

The school had dress-up days each day this week. Students paid $1 each day to participate.

 

CMS fourth-grader Mellany Parker dresses for Thrift Shop Finds Day.

CES students honored at leadership luncheon

 

Campbellsville Elementary School’s Leaders of the Month for the month of March were honored with a luncheon on Thursday, April 14.

 

CHS bowling team raffling gas cards

 

Campbellsville High School bowling team members are selling chances on two gas cards.

 

Team members are raffling two $50 gas cards.

CHS students host poetry café

 

Campbellsville High School students are writing poetry and recently presented their poems to their classmates.

 

In Tyler Hardy’s freshman English classes, students are asked to write several types of poems, including slam poems, I Am poems, haikus, Where I’m From poems, lyric poems and many more.

 

After their poems are finished, students present them in a Poetry Café setting.

 

CHS freshman Braydon Phillips reads his poems.

CHS student receives industry certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Justin Richerson recently passed exams to receive globally recognized industry certification.

 

CES preschool students learn about farming

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are learning all about farming – and have made their own butter and learned how farmers milk a cow.

 

CMS art students illustrate haikus

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students recently wrote their own haikus and then illustrated them.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s art class, students wrote their own haikus, which are three-line poems that don’t always rhyme.

 

CMS fifth-graders Ellington Gowin, at left, and Mollie Bailey illustrate their haikus.

CMS teacher receives Dare to Soar award

 

Campbellsville Middle School teacher Katie Campbell received this month’s Dare to Soar award at Campbellsville Board of Education’s monthly meeting on Monday, April 18.

 

CES Wings Express students make treat bags for third-graders

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently made treat bags for third-grade students who will take state standardized tests this week.

 

CMS art students design graffiti tags

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students recently designed their own graffiti tags.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s art classes, students are studying whether they believe graffiti is art and learning about graffiti-style art made popular by many artists.

 

CMS sixth-graders Leah Parker, at left, and Adrianna Sluder paint their graffiti tags.

CMS softball teams battle TC

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball teams took on Taylor County on Thursday, April 28, at Veterans Memorial Park.

 

Former ‘Survivor’ contestant speaks to CES third-graders

 

Jefra Bland Hines, a former “Survivor” contestant from Campbellsville, spoke to Campbellsville Elementary School third-grade students recently, encouraging them to do their best on upcoming state standardized tests.

 

CHS government students study presidential powers

 

Campbellsville High School government students are studying the United States president’s powers.

 

In Susan Dabney’s AP U.S. government class, CHS sophomores have been discussing the recent president inauguration and some of President Donald Trump’s first actions in office.

 

From left, CHS sophomores Jackson Hinton, Ryan Kearney, Chloe Gupton and Natalie Caldwell model their presidential hat.

CHS track team wins at Heartland Conference meet

 

Campbellsville High School track team competed at the Heartland Conference meet in Green County on Thursday, April 14, and brought home several awards.

 

CES students make mobiles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently made their own mobiles.

 

CES students have fun, learn at music stations

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are having fun and learning about rhythm by traveling to stations in Cyndi Chadwick’s music classes.

 

CHS girls’, boys’ basketball teams take on Green County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ basketball teams took on Green County on Tuesday, Feb. 14.

 

CHS senior Brenna Wethington passes.     CHS freshman Malachi Corley drives the ball.

CHS students pass KOSSA exams

 

Campbellsville High School students are continuing to excel in academics and are working toward becoming college and career ready.

CHS students learn about composting

 

Campbellsville High School integrated science students are learning about composting.

 

CES names Leaders of the Month

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Leaders of the Month for the month of April.