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CHS boys’ basketball team runner-up in All ‘A’ Classic

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team is this year’s runner-up in the fifth region All “A” Classic.

 

CHS took on Fort Knox on Friday, Jan. 20, and, despite battling to the end, couldn’t come up with the win.

 

Final score was 50-58.

 

CHS is the runner-up in this year’s fifth regional All “A” Classic tournament. From left are junior Connor Wilson, freshman Malachi Corley, senior Ricky Smith-Cecil, juniors Toyse Cox and Ethan Lay, senior Zack Bottoms, juniors Tyrion Taylor and Chanson Atkinson, senior Darius Bell, sophomore Davon Cecil, sophomore Lane Bottoms and junior Logan Cole.

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.

Progress made on new CES gym floor

 

Work is progressing on Campbellsville Elementary School’s new gym floor.

 

Soon, students will have class and play sports in a renovated gymnasium.

 

The gym floor will soon feature a new design, and the walls in the gymnasium are being painted.

 

Progress is being made on the renovation of the CES gym floor.

CHS show choir prepares for spring concert

 

Campbellsville High School show choir members are busy preparing for their spring show.

 

The show is entitled “Best of the 90s” and will be presented on Saturday, March 18, at 6:30 p.m. at Hamilton Auditorium.

 

The performance is free and open to the public.

 

CHS show choir members sing “I’ll Be There For You.”

CHS students begin paper mache project

 

Campbellsville High School students recently began making 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.

 

CHS junior Jayden Bridgewater tears newspaper to add to her 3D sculpture.

CES preschool students learn about feelings

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are learning how to manage their feelings.

 

Susan Kennon, a Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center liaison at CES, recently talked to Denise Spencer’s students about how they can always talk to their teachers and other adults when they are feeling worried or sad.

 

Susan Kennon, a Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center liaison at CES, talks to preschool students about a young girl who was worried about her classmate.

CES preschoolers have fun dancing

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently had fun during an afternoon of dancing.

 

In Denise Spencer’s class, students recently read the book “Quack, Daisy, Quack!” and then enjoyed some time dancing to some music.

 

CES preschool students, from left Dahlia Ward, Levi Dye and Lilly Spencer stick their tongues out as they dance.

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, Jan. 20.

 

CES kindergarteners are honored for leveling up with Lexia or Reading Plus.     CES first-graders are honored for leveling up with Lexia or Reading Plus.

 

CES second-graders are honored for leveling up with Lexia or Reading Plus.     CES third-graders are honored for leveling up with Lexia or Reading Plus.

CES students named Leaders of the Month

 

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

 

From left, front, are kindergarteners Malachi Conner, Jason Eggers, Isabella Anderson and Ava Bennett-Marr and second-grader Natalia West. Second row, second-grader Lashonda Wilkinson, first-graders Logan Weddle and Tommy Caswell, second-grader Greyson Montgomery, first-grader Justice Albrecht, third-grader Jaylen Clark, kindergartener John Hagan Newton and first-grader Willow Griffin. Back, third-grader Madison Philpott, second-grader Lily Coots, second-grader Guy Proctor and third-graders Ryder Murphy, Cameron Taylor and Zarek Stone. Absent from the photo is first-grader Frehley Whitlow.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of Jan. 16.

 

From left, front, are first-graders Rizzo McKenzie, Aaron Floyd and Justice Albrecht. Second row, third-grader Eva Bledsoe, kindergartener Eli Skaggs, second-graders Jaylin Christie and Kendall Cruz and kindergarteners John Hagan Newton and Aubreigh Knifley. Back, third-grader Bryson Groves, first-grader Tommy Caswell, second-grader Kairi Tucker, first-grader Maleigha Travis, second-grader Hayden Maupin and third-grader Zarek Stone. Absent from the photo are kindergartener Nevaeh Agent, first-grader Owen Skaggs and third-grader Brooklyn Boudreaux.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of Jan. 16.

 

From left are third-grader Ethan Irwin, kindergartener Ava Bennett-Marr and second-grader Lacy Covey. First-grader Frehley Whitlow isn’t pictured.

CHS students named to honor roll

 

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

CHS girls’ basketball players honored

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball players Bri Gowdy and Caylie Blair were honored at this year’s fifth region All “A” Classic on Tuesday, Jan. 17.

 

The team played in the first round of the tournament at Caverna High School.

 

Despite battling hard, CHS lost its match up with Green County.

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Bri Gowdy, at left, was named to the fifth region All “A” Classic all-tournament team. CHS senior Caylie Blair, at right, was named to the fifth region all-academic team.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Jan. 16.

 

From left are freshman Alli Wilson, sophomore Jackson Hinton and senior Caylie Blair. Chanson Atkinson, a junior, is not pictured.

CMS boys’ eighth-grade basketball team finishes season undefeated

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ eighth-grade basketball team defeated Metcalfe County on Monday, Jan. 16, to end its regular season as undefeated.

 

Final score was 50-22.

 

Eighth-grader Tristin Faulkner had 17 points, and classmate John Orberson had 16.

 

CMS seventh-grader Brice Spaw battles for a rebound.

CMS boys’ eighth-grade basketball players honored

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ eighth-grade basketball players were honored on Monday, Jan. 16, for their dedication to their team.

 

The team ended its regular season Monday night as undefeated.

 

CMS boys’ eighth-grade basketball players were honored on Monday, Jan. 16, before they ended the regular season as undefeated. From left, front, are Jastyn Shively, Blase Wheatley, Reggie Thomas, Saevon Buckner and Alex Lofton. Back, coach Joseph Taylor, Kameron Smith, Tristin Faulkner, John Orberson, Arren Hash and coach Lynn Kearney.

CMS students make balloon rockets

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are studying forces, and, to illustrate force, they made their own rockets.

 

In Donna White’s science classes, students recently studied how to make a rocket out of a balloon, string and tape.

 

CMS teacher Donna White talks with fifth-graders, from left, Brianna Atwood, Kewin Dong and Keely Thompson about their rocket.

CMS choir students prepare for spring show

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are preparing for their spring show.

 

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

 

It is free and open to the public.

 

From left, CMS seventh-graders Alexis Thomas and Myricle Gholston and eighth-grader Tierra Bridgewater practice their choreography.

CHS students study chemical reactivity

 

Campbellsville High School chemistry students are learning about chemical reactions.

 

In Dee Doss’s AP chemistry class, students recently had a guest lecturer.

 

Lew Acampora, senior science director with AdvanceKentucky, came to CHS to talk to students about chemical reactivity.

 

Lew Acampora, senior science director with AdvanceKentucky, discusses the reactions produced when zinc and copper mix with hydrochloric acid.

CHS physics students learn about video analysis

 

Campbellsville High School physics students are learning all about video analysis.

 

In Cheryl Dicken’s AP physics class, students recently had a guest lecturer.

 

Lew Acampora, senior science director with AdvanceKentucky, came to CHS to talk to students about the Logger Pro software.

 

Lew Acampora, senior science director with AdvanceKentucky, works with CHS seniors Laura May Gutierrez, at left, and Vera Brown as they use the Logger Pro software.

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 junior receives industry certification

 

Campbellsville High School junior Caleb Hughes recently passed industry certification.

 

Caleb Hughes

CMS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

From left are seventh-grader Nate Arachi, fourth-grader Harley Couch-Allen and eighth-grader Destiny Hicks. Not pictured are fifth-grader Gabby Bright and sixth-grader Emily Shuck.

CMS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

From left are fourth-grader Bronson Cox, sixth-grader Mikaela Scharbrough, eighth-grader Jasmine Mitchell and seventh-grader Isabella Vannice. Fifth-grader Isaac Roddy isn’t pictured.

CMS volleyball team is runner-up in tournament

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball team is the runner-up in this year’s Lebanon Middle School Invitational.

 

The tournament was Friday, Jan. 13, and Saturday, Jan. 14.

 

The team played 10 games in the tournament and lost in the semi-finals to Lebanon Middle School.

 

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CES students make trail mix

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently learned about eating healthy and made their own trail mix.

 

Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, recently came to Wings Express to read to students and talk to them about eating healthy.

 

Freeman talked to students about foods that are always healthy to eat, and foods that are only good to eat occasionally.

 

CES first-graders Tina Jiang, at left, and Gracie Murphy sample edamame.

CMS students have fun in PE class

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are having fun in their physical education class.

 

In Weston Jones’s class, students enjoy playing a variety of sports, from archery to dodgeball to kickball and more.

 

CMS seventh-grader Jarred Mays defends his team.

CES students learn about calling for help

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-graders are learning how and when they should call 911 to ask for help.

 

Guidance Counselor Sonya Orberson recently talked to students about why people call 911, and what happens when someone calls.

 

Orberson said students should always try to stay calm during an emergency and only call 911 if they are involved in a true emergency.

 

CES Guidance Counselor Sonya Orberson shows students how to call 911 in case of an emergency.

CES students learn to make graphs

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning how to collect data and use it to make graphs.

 

In Marcia Sharp’s third-grade class, students are studying how to collect mathematical data and use it to answer questions.

 

Sharp polled her class about where her students would like to go on a field trip, either to a museum, to see a play or an amusement park.

 

CES third-grader Gracie Pendleton records how many students would like to go to an amusement park.

CES students critique artwork

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned how to critique artwork.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s class, students recently drew a still life of a pencil cup filled with colored pencils.

 

Hash told students that artists are sometimes asked to review other artwork, and that is called a peer review or critique.

 

CES art teacher Adrienne Hash talks to first-grader Sarah Parrott about how to write a peer review of her classmate’s artwork.

CES students practice counting

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are practicing counting to 100.

 

In Nikki Price’s class, students are learning many ways to count to 100 – by ones, by twos and by 10s.

 

CES kindergarteners, from left, Addison Beckley, Cloud Malone, Mason Edwards and Aliyah Litsey work in their math books.

CHS chemistry students perform experiments

 

Campbellsville High School chemistry students recently performed some experiments.

 

In Dee Doss’s class, students experimented to see how much sugar is in bubble gum and how many atoms are in their name.

 

First, students calculated how much sugar is in bubble gum by weighing the gum and its wrapper, chewing the gum and then weighing the gum again and performing some calculations.

 

CHS junior Austin Carter performs his calculations.

CES students learn while getting a workout

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are getting a workout while they learn.

 

Using the GoNoodle program, students are learning about math, vocabulary and much more while getting some exercise.

 

GoNoodle combines various instructional materials with videos to get students learning by being active. Students are instructed to jump, run, dance, stretch and practice lots of movements.

 

CES first-graders, from left, Aaron Floyd, Zach Hak, Owen Skaggs, Gracie Wooley and Hunter Bates exercise while counting to 100.

CES students sing about snow

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently sang about snow.

 

Singing to the tune of Jingle Bells, kindergarteners in Cyndi Chadwick’s music class learned a song all about snow.

 

CES kindergarteners throw their snowballs in the bucket at the end of their song.

CHS band students chosen for CU honor band

Campbellsville High School band students have been chosen to participate in the Campbellsville University honor band program.

 

The students will attend rehearsals on the CU campus on Thursday, Feb. 16, and Friday, Feb. 17.

 

A public performance will be Friday, Feb. 17, at 7:30 p.m. at Ransdell Chapel. It is free.

 

Campbellsville High School band students have been chosen to participate in the Campbellsville University honor band program. They are, from left, front, senior Laura Lamb, sophomore Ruby Hatfield, who was chosen as a first alternate, and junior Tiffany Kane. Back, sophomore Randy Harris, senior Murphy Lamb and juniors Austin Fitzgerald and Chaz Babbs.

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 Club Sweatshirts

CES book drive to benefit preschool students

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host a book drive to benefit preschool students.

 

Donations of new and gently used books appropriate for children ages 3 to 5 are being solicited. The books will be given to students in Sherry Cowherd’s and Denise Spencer’s preschool classes.

CHS senior named fourth runner-up at state DYW program

 

Campbellsville High School senior Blair Lamb was named fourth runner-up at the Kentucky Distinguished Young Women program.

 

Lamb was named Taylor County’s DYW last June, and represented Campbellsville and her school at state competition on Friday, Jan. 13, and Saturday, Jan. 14, in Lexington.

 

CHS senior Blair Lamb competes in the state DYW program. She was named fourth runner-up.     CHS senior Blair Lamb competes in the talent portion of the state DYW program. She was named fourth runner-up.     CHS senior Blair Lamb is named fourth runner-up in the state DYW program.

CHS senior to play softball at Lindsey Wilson College

 

Campbellsville High School senior Brenna Wethington will continue her softball career this fall at Lindsey Wilson College.

 

Wethington and her teammates, friends, family members and coaches gathered on Wednesday, Jan. 11, for a formal signing ceremony.

 

CHS senior Brenna Wethington has signed to continue her softball career at Lindsey Wilson College. She is pictured her parents, Sheila and John Wethington. From left, back, CHS Athletic Director Tim Davis, CHS head softball coach Weston Jones, LWC head softball coach David Dews, Wethington’s brother Mason Wethington and CHS Principal Kirby Smith.

CMS boys’ basketball team beats Taylor County to stay undefeated

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ eighth-grade basketball team is still undefeated this season, with a record of 17-0.

 

The team defeated Taylor County on Wednesday, Jan. 11.

 

Final score was 50-43.

 

CMS eighth-grader Kameron Smith dribbles.

CES Wings Express students have snowball fight

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently had a snowball fight – indoors.

 

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

 

CES kindergarteners battle it out in a snowball fight.

CES Wings Express students have fun playing games

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students are working hard, but having fun, too.

 

At Wings Express, students first have a snack and work on their homework.

 

But after the work is done, students enjoy time playing games together.

 

CES first-grader Rizzo McKenzie, center, and first-grader Navon Copeland and their classmates build with Legos.

CMS students learn about American Revolution

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders are studying how the United States of America was formed.

 

In teaching a lesson about the American Revolution and the Declaration of Independence, eighth-grade social studies teacher Robbilyn Speer compared the political upheaval during that time period to a couple ending their relationship.

 

CMS eighth-grade social studies teacher Robbilyn Speer explains to students, from left, Jonathan Foster, Dustin Wade and Jonathan Sparks how the American Revolution can be compared to a couple ending their relationship.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of Jan. 9.

 

From left, front, are first-graders Briana Wooley, Gracie Murphy and Kaylee Gayheart, kindergarteners Gavin Paris, Jewell Brewster, Jason Eggers and Elyzabeth Fisher and second-grader Keylan Strong. Back, third-grader Chance Owens, second-grader Evan Lockridge, third-grader Keaton Hord, second-graders Damien Clark and Braelyn Taylor and third-graders Alexis Graves and Connor Coots. Absent from the photo is first-grader Aaron Floyd.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

From left are first-grader London Whitlow, third-grader Devin Underwood, second-grader Lilly Wise and kindergartener Melody Ward.

CES preschool students study the letter ‘W’

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are studying the letter “W.”

 

In Sherry Cowherd’s class, students are learning all about the letter “W,” from the sound it makes to how to write it to words that start with the letter.

 

CES preschool student Levi Ritchie makes half of the letter “W” out of Popsicle sticks.

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

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 boys’ basketball team still undefeated

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ eighth-grade basketball team is still undefeated this season, with a record of 17-0.

 

The team defeated Adair County on Thursday, Jan. 12, by a score of 42-26.

 

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CHS students learn about food safety

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned all about food safety.

 

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

 

In Deanna Campbell’s foods and nutrition classes, Freeman discussed the importance of storing food properly and following all directions when cooking.

 

CHS freshman Anthony Shipione adds rice to the enchilada mixture.

CHS art student makes banner

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will be represented at this year’s Kentucky School Boards Association annual conference.

 

CHS National Art Honor Society member Kyrsten Hill, a senior, is making a banner for display at the conference, which will be at the Galt House in Louisville on Feb. 24-26.

 

CHS National Art Honor Society member Kyrsten Hill, a senior, is making a banner for display at the KSBA annual conference, with the theme “Be a superhero for Public education.”

CES students practice telling time

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are practicing telling time.

 

In Tonya Hagan’s second-grade class, students are working hard to recognize the time when looking at a clock.

 

To help, students wrote down a schedule of their daily activities, and then made their own watches.

 

CES second-graders Analeigh Foster, at left, and Jaylin Christie model their watches.

CES students race to proficiency

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are racing to proficiency.

 

All CES students undergo Measures of Academic Progress testing several times during the school year, and teachers have recently developed a new way to keep track of student progress.

 

A racetrack has been laminated and hung in a hallway to help students see their progress.

 

A racetrack has been laminated and hung in a hallway to help CES students see their progress on Measures of Academic Progress testing.

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.

CMS to host sweetheart dance

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host a sweetheart dance on Friday, Feb. 17.

 

The dance is a semi-formal, and tickets are on sale now.

 

Single tickets are $5 each, and couple tickets are $8.

 

Campbellsville Middle School

CHS to host free ACT workshops

 

Campbellsville High School will host free ACT workshops for its students.

 

Workshops will be offered from 1:15 to 2:30 p.m. on Fridays leading up to the state ACT testing day, which is Tuesday, March 21.

 

The workshops are free, and will be offered in the math, science and English/reading subject areas.

 

Campbellsville High School

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.

CMS music teacher once again seeking donations

 

Campbellsville Middle School music teacher Jessica Floyd is once again seeking donations to help purchase some instruments for her classroom.

 

Jessica Floyd created a Donors Choose campaign last July to receive donations to buy ukuleles for CMS students.

 

And while many donations were received, her campaign isn’t yet fully funded.

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.

CES art students study patterns

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are studying patterns in their art class.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s class, kindergarten students recently read “Hide and Snake” by Keith Baker.

 

While reading, Hash asked students to pick out the patterns they noticed, in shapes and colors.

 

CES kindergartener Ahryan Wilson makes a color pattern on his snake.

CMS students study the purpose of art

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are studying why people make artwork.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s classes, students have been learning the basics of art, such as why art should be taught in schools and the purposes of art.

 

Students said people make artwork to show their feelings, to entertain and when designing books, clothing and cars.

 

CMS fourth-grader Kanan Bruce draws a pictured based on the story “The Selfish Giant” by Oscar Wilde.

CES students have fun in PE class

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are having fun in their physical education class – and getting a workout at the same time.

 

While the CES gymnasium is renovated, PE teacher Lynn Kearney is using a classroom for his physical education lessons.

 

Recently, first-graders practiced their skills with the hula hoop.

 

CES first-grader Anna Keith hula hoops.

CMS students study the importance of art

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are learning why art is important, and why it should always be taught in schools.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s art class, students are learning the purposes of art and the basics of line, shape and color.

 

Students recently discussed why they believe art should be taught in schools.

 

CES eighth-graders Alanna Atwood, at left, and Chloe Cox work on their art work that illustrates why they believe art should be taught in schools.

CHS names Eagle Excellence award winners

 

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

 

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.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

From left are sophomore Lane Bottoms, senior Gabriel Clark, junior Kayla Young and freshman Isabella Osborne.

Finishing touches added to CES main office

 

Campbellsville Elementary School’s main office is fully functional after its renovation.

 

But the office wasn’t complete without its CES and eagle lettering.

 

The CES letters and eagle were recently hung in the new main office.

CES gym floor to be refinished

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students will soon have class and play sports in a renovated gymnasium.

 

The gym floor will soon feature a new design, and the walls in the gymnasium are being painted.

 

New bleachers are being installed, and will provide more seating.

 

Work has begun on installing new bleachers in the CES gymnasium.

CHS student honored at reception

 

CHS senior Blair Lamb is representing her school and community at the Kentucky Distinguished Young Women competition this week.

 

She is staying in Lexington for rehearsals to prepare for the final competition on Friday and Saturday.

 

But before she left, Lamb was honored at a public reception on Friday, Jan. 6, to wish her well. Many of Lamb’s friends and family members came to wish her well.

 

CHS senior Blair Lamb was honored at a reception on Friday, Jan. 6, before she left to compete in the Kentucky Distinguished Young Women competition.

CES, CHS receive School of Distinction banners

 

Campbellsville elementary and high schools recently received School of Distinction banners from the Kentucky Department of Education.

 

The schools, based on state testing results from the 2015-2016 school year, tested into the state’s highest category – School of Distinction.

 

This is the first time either school has received this designation, and, as a result of its high score, CHS ranks in the Top 20 of all Kentucky high schools.

 

And, overall, Campbellsville Independent Schools is a Distinguished district.

 

This School of Distinction banner hangs by the main office at Campbellsville Elementary School.

Bus driver receives Dare to Soar award

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ bus driver Paul Nuckols received this month’s Dare to Soar award.

 

Superintendent Mike Deaton made the presentation at the regular Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Jan. 9.

 

Nuckols worked for the District for 30 years before retiring in 2010. He returned to work last fall to help in the District’s transportation deparment.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ bus driver Paul Nuckols receives this month’s Dare to Soar award from Superintendent Mike Deaton.

CMS boys’ basketball team still undefeated

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ eighth-grade basketball team is still undefeated this season, with a record of 15-0.

 

The team defeated Green County on Monday, Jan. 9, by a final score of 35-32.

 

CMS eighth-grader Arren Hash had 11 points for the Eagles, and eighth-grader Kameron Smith had eight.

CES art students draw seascapes

 

Campbellsville Elementary School second-grade students are drawing and coloring seascapes.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, students are learning about the crayon resist technique.

 

After drawing fish, submarines, plants, boats and other creatures, students colored part of their seascapes with crayons.

 

CES second-graders Malachi Sanford, at left, and Evelyn Stancill draw their seascapes.

CHS students test the strength of bones

 

Campbellsville High School students recently performed an experiment to test the strength of the bones in the human body.

 

Students in Dee Doss’s anatomy class are studying the bones of the human body.

 

To test the strength of the long bone in a person’s leg, students were asked to make a makeshift bone by rolling together 20 sheets of paper.

 

CHS teacher Dee Doss, at left, and junior Alex Doss hold their “bone” as sophomore Dee Simpson adds more books to the bag.

CHS freshman chosen for future medical leaders program

 

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

 

Silva will 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 David Silva has been chosen to participate in a future medical leaders program in Massachusetts.

CES preschool students first to use new cafeteria

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students were the first to use the school’s new cafeteria when it opened on Thursday, Jan. 5.

 

The cafeteria was recently completed as part of ongoing renovations at the school.

 

The CES project is contracted to be completed by Monday, Jan. 16, but officials say they hope to be finished before that date.

 

CES preschool student Ace Turner was among the first group of students to use the school’s new cafeteria.

CHS chemistry students play periodic table game

 

Campbellsville High School chemistry students recently competed against each other while playing a periodic table game.

 

In Dee Doss’s AP/dual credit chemistry class, students were tested to see how well they know the periodic table.

 

Students were asked to make words using the symbols from the elements, and bonus points were given to the winners.

 

CHS juniors Sara Farmer, at left, and Darius Wright see how many words they can spell using the symbols for elements on the periodic table.

CHS senior to play for all-star team

 

Campbellsville High School senior Micah Corley has been chosen to play for in an all-star football game.

 

Corley will play for the Kentucky team in the Kentucky vs. Tennessee Border Bowl X on Saturday, Jan. 21, in Gatlinburg, Tenn.

 

Campbellsville High School senior Micah Corley, No. 55 for the Eagles, will play for the Kentucky team in the Kentucky vs. Tennessee Border Bowl X on Saturday, Jan. 21, in Gatlinburg, Tenn.

CHS senior to play softball at LWC

 

Campbellsville High School senior Brenna Wethington will continue her academic and softball career at Lindsey Wilson College this fall.

 

Wethington will sign her letter of intent in a special ceremony on Wednesday, Jan. 11, at 4:30 p.m. in the CHS library.

 

All friends, family members and players are invited to attend.

 

Campbellsville High School senior Brenna Wethington will continue her academic and softball career at Lindsey Wilson College this fall. She will soon begin her senior season with the CHS softball team.

CMS girls’ softball team begins workouts

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ softball teams will begin workouts today, Monday, Jan. 9.

 

Workouts will be Mondays and Thursdays from 5 to 6:15 p.m. at the softball fieldhouse on the Campbellsville Elementary School campus.

CMS girls’ basketball players, staff members to host skills clinics

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball players and staff members will host free skills clinics this month and next.

 

Clinics are available for free to any girl in kindergarten through third grade.

 

Participants will learn basic basketball skills to help them improve their game.

 

The clinics will be from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Campbellsville High School gym on several Sundays, including Jan. 22 and 29 and Feb. 12, 19 and 26.

CES students enjoy new computer lab

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are enjoying using a brand new computer lab.

 

In the third-grade wing, administrators recently opened a new lab.

 

CES third-grader Adrianna Garvin and her classmates use the new computer lab.

CHS students learn about dual credit courses

 

Campbellsville High School students are taking more dual credit courses than they have before.

 

CHS partners with Campbellsville University to allow students to take high school classes, and, at the same time, receive college credit for them.

 

Scott Necessary, director of dual credit at CU, talks to CHS junior Chanson Atkinson about his dual credit application.

CHS students learn about allied health, cosmetology careers

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned all about allied health and cosmetology careers.

 

Samantha Hayes, an environment specialist at Campbellsville University, came to CHS recently to talk to students about possible career paths.

 

Samantha Hayes, an environment specialist at Campbellsville University, talks to CHS junior Jasmine Coomer about a career in cosmetology.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Jan. 2.

 

CHS names Leaders of the Week     Dakota Reardon

Vonnea Smith     Dalton Ballentine

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 students have fun while learning math

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-graders are learning math by playing games.

 

Hailey Ogle’s students recently spent time rotating to different stations and playing math games.

 

CES first-grader Addelyn Dooley laughs as Journey Webb counts her height in blocks.

CES students practice spelling

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-graders are working hard learning new words.

 

Luci Shofner’s students recently worked with teacher Laura Dicken to practice using the vowels “a” and “e” and adding different consonants to form new words.

 

CES teacher Laura Dicken helps first-grader Colton Maggard spell “rat.”

CMS students draw illuminated letters

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are learning to draw illuminated letters.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s art class, students are studying how books were written in medieval times.

 

When books were handwritten, the first letter of a page was often drawn much larger than the other letters and decorated with lots of color.

 

CMS seventh-grader Darious Groves colors his illuminated letter, which was drawn as a football field.

CMS students learn to read music

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are learning to read music.

 

In Jessica Floyd’s music classes, students are learning all about the different kinds of musical notes and how to write them.

 

CMS fourth-graders Zhi Chen, at left, Zaedyn Branch and their classmates practice writing musical notes.

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.

 

CMS to host fundraiser for space camp

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host a fundraiser next week to raise money for a student trip to space camp.

CMS to host Community of Learners Workshop

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host the Community of Learners Workshop on Wednesday, March 16, in its media center.

CHS student council hosts fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School student council will host a fundraiser on Tuesday, March 15, at McDonald's.

CMS volleyball team to raise money for St. Baldrick’s foundation

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball team will host a bake sale at Kroger in Green River Plaza on Friday, March 11, from 1:30 to 8 p.m.

CMS volleyball game moved to CHS gym

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball team will take on Hart County on Thursday, March 10, at 6 p.m.

 

The matches were previously scheduled to be played at the Campbellsville Elementary School gymnasium, but have since been moved to Campbellsville High School gym.

CMS choir fundraiser canceled

 

Campbellsville Middle School choir has canceled its annual Singing for Sweets fundraiser.

CHS tennis teams selling t-shirts

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ and girls’ tennis teams are selling t-shirts as a fundraiser.

 

Telephone pole on CES campus being replaced

 

The broken telephone pole on Campbellsville Elementary School’s campus is being replaced.

 

CHS softball team to host bake sale

 

Campbellsville High School softball team will host a bake sale on Saturday, March 5, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Walmart Supercenter.

CES traffic to be re-routed


Campbellsville Elementary School traffic will be re-routed this afternoon because of a broken telephone pole on the campus.

CMS to host Dr. Seuss events

 

Campbellsville Middle School students will celebrate Dr. Seuss next week during several special events.

CHS honor society to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School Honor Society will host a blood drive on Friday, March 11, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Tuesday, March 8.

CHS junior class to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School junior class will host a fundraiser at McDonald’s on Tuesday, Feb. 23.

CHS baseball team to host basketball tournament

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team will host the Eagle Classic Youth Basketball Tournament this weekend to raise money for its upcoming season.

CMS choir to host Singing for Sweets fundraiser

 

Campbellsville Middle School choir will host its annual Singing for Sweets fundraiser next weekend.

CHS senior athletes to be honored

 

Campbellsville High School will honor its senior athletes on Friday, Feb. 19.

CES students celebrate Valentine’s Day

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students celebrated Valentine’s Day this week with special activities.

 

FRYSC staff members ask residents to contact legislators

 

Campbellsville Independent School’s Family Resource and Youth Services Center staff members are asking parents, guardians and community members to contact legislators in support of FRYSC funding.

CHS to host parent teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville High School will host parent teacher conferences on Monday, Feb. 22, from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

CMS students to raise money for Taylor County Animal Shelter

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are raising money for Taylor County Animal Shelter.

CMS academic team scrimmages KCA

 

Campbellsville Middle School’s fourth- and fifth-grade academic team scrimmaged Kentucky Christian Academy students on Thursday, Feb. 11.

 

CES to host Dr. Seuss events

 

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

CMS students perform monologues

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently wrote and performed their own monologues.

 

CMS, CHS students perform with all-state band, choirs

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students performed with Kentucky Music Educators Association all-state choirs and band last week.

 

CMS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Feb. 15.

 

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Feb. 8.

 

CHS freshman completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Myles Murrell recently became the first Campbellsville High School student to complete Microsoft Office Specialist certification.

 

CHS student studies abroad

 

While many students were preparing to head back to school last August, Cass Kidwell was traveling to another country.

 

Kidwell, a student at Campbellsville High School, spent the first part of his sophomore year studying in Denmark and staying with a host family.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ new mobile app goes live

 

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

 

CMS student wins second place in state writing contest

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Lauryn Agathen has won second place in a state conservation writing contest.

 

CHS tennis teams to host fundraiser night

 

Campbellsville High School’s girls’ and boys’ tennis teams will host a fundraiser night at Gatti’s Pizza on Thursday, Feb. 18.

CHS to host homecoming week activities

Campbellsville High School will celebrate basketball homecoming next week, with several special activities.

CMS students to receive classroom reports

Campbellsville Middle School students will received detailed classroom reports on Friday, Jan. 29.

CHS international studies group to host fundraiser

Campbellsville High School’s international studies group will host a fundraiser next week to raise money for a trip to Europe this summer.

CMS softball team to host semi-formal Valentine dance

Campbellsville Middle School softball team will host a semi-formal Valentine dance on Saturday, Feb. 6.

CES to host BEAR Night

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host BEAR Night activities on Tuesday, March 22, at 5:30 p.m. in the Campbellsville Elementary School library.

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 boys’ freshmen, JV basketball teams take on LaRue, Taylor

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ freshmen and junior varsity basketball teams battled LaRue and Taylor counties on Monday, Jan. 2.

 

In the JV matchup between CHS and Taylor County, final score was 51-52, with TCHS on top.

 

CHS defeated LaRue County in the freshmen game, by a score of 48-39.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Arren Hash passes the ball.

CHS honors 1966 boys’ basketball team

 

Campbellsville High School recognized its 1966 boys’ basketball team on Friday, Feb. 5, in honor of the 50th anniversary of the team winning the fifth region basketball tournament.

 

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.

Bids awarded for CES construction project, work set to begin next month

 

Renovations at Campbellsville Elementary School will cost about $9.7 million, and work is set to begin next month.

 

At the regular Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Feb. 8, bids were awarded for the project and final changes were approved to the project’s BG-1 paperwork.

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 students enjoy time with their grandparents

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently enjoyed some time at school with their grandparents.

 

CES hosted Grandparents Day in the library, and all students and their grandparents were invited to attend.

 

CES first-grader Ben Parrott snuggles with his grandmother, Janis Turner, as they take a photo together.     CES first-grader Nadia Taylor reads with her grandmother, April Williams.

CES students recognized for high MAP scores


Campbellsville Elementary School students were recently recognized for having the highest MAP scores in their grade level.

 

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

CHS students meet with Marine recruiters

 

Campbellsville High School students recently met with U.S. Marine recruiters.

 

Sgt. Daine Nelson was recently assigned as a Marine recruiter for the Campbellsville area.

 

He came to CHS on Tuesday, Jan. 3, to meet with students interested in pursuing a military career, and spoke to them about training opportunities.

 

 

CHS junior Cass Kidwell does a pull up.

CMS students, teachers working to improve school climate

Campbellsville Middle School students and teachers are working to improve their school’s climate.

Merry Christmas from the Eagle Family!

 

Merry Christmas

CES students learn to make patterns in artwork

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarteners are learning about patterns in their art class.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s class, students recently discussed patterns that can be seen in nature and the classroom, such as lines, shapes and colors.

 

CES kindergarteners Addison Beckley, at left, and Madison Haywood rub patterns with crayons.

CHS students’ 3D art projects nearly finished

 

Campbellsville High School students are nearly finished with their 3D art projects.

 

CMS students learn about energy

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grade science students are learning about energy.

 

In Steven Gumm’s science classes, students are talking about external forces.

 

Gumm taught students about forms of energy, such as mechanical and non-mechanical.

 

CMS seventh-grade science teacher Steven Gumm illustrates how gravity makes a ball travel through this ball dropper machine, which he built.

Public information officer receives Dare to Soar award

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Public Information Officer/Grant Writer Calen McKinney received the Dare to Soar award at Campbellsville Board of Education’s regular meeting on Monday, Feb. 8.

 

CMS students learn to play instruments

 

Campbellsville Middle School band students are learning to play instruments.

 

In Zach Shelton’s seventh- and eighth-grade band class, students recently chose which instruments they would like to learn to play this semester.

 

CMS seventh-grader Blake Settle learns to play the drums with band director Zach Shelton.

CES students learn about being a police officer

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students are learning about careers, and a recent guest speaker told them what it’s like to be a police officer.

 

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.

CES students study matter, sample root beer floats

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently learned about the states of matter by making root beer floats.

 

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

CES students enjoy indoor recess

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students enjoyed some indoor recess time recently.

 

It was too cold to play outside, so students in Hannah Jones’s third-grade class enjoyed playing games together and working puzzles.

 

CES third-graders play Twister.

CHS students learn about nutrition, sample vegetables

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned about nutrition and sampled some root vegetables.

 

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

CES students have fun during Frozen Day

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently had fun during Frozen Day.

 

Students came to school in their pajamas, ready for the day’s activities.

 

During the day, students watched the movie “Frozen.” Teachers also did activities based on the “Frozen” movie, from making snowflakes and snow globes to reading stories and making Christmas ornaments.

 

CES first-grader Londyn Smith adds glitter to her snowflake ornament.

CHS boys’ JV and varsity basketball teams defeat Metcalfe County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ JV and varsity basketball teams defeated Metcalfe County on Saturday, Feb. 6.

 

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.

CMS student makes school history at KYA

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Zaquan Cowan recently made school history.

 

Cowan was recently elected to serve as president of the Senate at next year’s Kentucky Youth Assembly.

 

He becomes the third CMS student to serve in that capacity – and this is the third year in a row that next year’s president of the Senate has come from the CMS delegation.

 

CMS eighth-grader Zaquan Cowan, center, is the third CMS student in as many years to be elected as the president of the Senate at the KYA convention. The first was CHS sophomore Reagan Knight, at left, and the second was freshman Bailey Thompson, at right.

CHS girls’ varsity basketball team drops games to Metcalfe, Hart counties

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ varsity basketball team battled Metcalfe County on Saturday, Feb. 6.

 

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.

CMS girls’ winter basketball team places at tournament

 

Campbellsville Middle School sixth-grade girls’ winter basketball team placed third at a recent tournament.

 

The team competed in the New Year’s Eve tournament at Barren County. Twelve teams participated.

 

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.

CHS boys’ freshmen basketball team runner-up in district tournament

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ freshmen basketball team played in the 20th district tournament on Saturday, Feb. 6.

 

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.

CES art students make stained glass windows

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-grade students are making stained glass windows in their art class.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, students are using black construction paper and tissue paper to make their windows.

 

CES first-grader Jaxson Hunt glues tissue paper on his stained glass window.

No school on Tuesday, Feb. 9

 

Because of winter weather, there will be no school tomorrow, Feb. 9, for Campbellsville Independent Schools.

 

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.

CES students learn comprehension with games

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning by playing games.

 

In CES Explorers, students recently played a game to help them learn comprehension, categorizations and more.

 

CES first-graders, clockwise from left, Bryant Mayo, Drelynn Hollins, Adriana Agent, Gabe Prior and Logan Weddle play a comprehension game.

CHS students learn about cell diffusion, osmosis

 

Campbellsville High School students are learning about cell diffusion and osmosis.

 

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 students learn to build a roller coaster

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students are learning to build a roller coaster.

 

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.

CHS students compete in cookie challenge

 

Campbellsville High School students recently competed in a challenge to see who could make the best cookies.

 

Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, recently visited Deanna Campbell’s classes.

 

Freeman taught students how to make several types of cookies, so they could compete in the great cookie challenge.

 

CHS freshmen Zaria Cowan and Braden Paige scoop their chocolate chip yogurt cookies.

CHS students take a roll in the dough

 

Campbellsville High School students were recently given a chance to roll in some money.

 

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.

 

CMS students learn about Christmas traditions around the world

 

Campbellsville Middle School sixth-grade students recently taught their classmates about holiday traditions from around the world.

 

Farrah Hord, sixth-grade social studies teacher, recently led her students in a project entitled Christmas Around the World.

 

Students were divided into groups and assigned a country to research. They researched Christmas traditions observed in their country, from foods eaten during the holidays to decorating and much more.

 

CMS sixth-grader Karlee Rakel presents about Christmas traditions in China.

CMS softball team hosts Valentine events

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team hosted special Valentine activities last week, which culminated with a semi-formal dance on Saturday, Feb. 6.

 

CES preschool students celebrate together

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently celebrated the holidays with special snacks and treats.

 

Before the holiday break, Sherry Cowherd’s and Denise Spencer’s students celebrated by having Christmas parties.

 

Students were treated to pizza, chips, cookies, cupcakes and more.

 

CES preschool teacher Denise Spencer helps Josiah Dean decorate his cookie.     CES preschool students Alinna Bray, at left, and Trinity Dye enjoy their special treats.

CMS softball team hosts semi-formal Valentine dance

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team hosted special activities last week, which culminated with a semi-formal Valentine dance on Saturday, Feb. 6.

 

CES cafeteria to open soon

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students will soon eat lunch in their brand new cafeteria.

 

Construction at CES is nearing completion, with workers concentrating now on finishing the school’s new cafeteria.

 

New equipment has been installed in the kitchen, and cafeteria workers are undergoing necessary training to use it.

 

Lunch tables will arrive in coming days, and, once the cafeteria is complete, students will no longer eat their breakfast and lunch in the school’s gymnasium.

 

The new CES main entrance is open, and students and parents should use it to enter the building.     CES cafeteria worker Anita Haulk washes new trays.

CMS winter basketball team to host tournament

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ winter basketball team will host a tournament on Saturday, Feb. 13, to raise money for the CMS girls’ basketball program.

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 boys’ basketball team defeats Bardstown

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ eighth-grade basketball team defeated Bardstown on the road on Tuesday, Jan. 3, to remain undefeated this season.

 

Final score was 50-23.

 

Eighth-graders John Orberson and Arren Hash led their team with 21 and 18 points, respectively.

Wings Express students make Valentine buckets, boxes

 

Campbellsville Elementary School’s Wings Express students are getting ready for Valentine’s Day.

 

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.

CES students have fun during Grinch Day

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarteners recently spent a day having fun while learning the story of the Grinch who stole Christmas.

 

Students in Lisa Wiseman’s, Nikki Price’s, Leanna Cundiff’s and Kimberly Clark’s classes spent the day watching “How the Grinch Stole Christmas,” making Grinch handprints, coloring the Grinch while learning sight words and making their very own Grinch snack.

 

CES kindergartener Greyson Trulock holds the Grinch he made out of his handprint.

CHS students meet ACT academic benchmarks

 

Campbellsville High School students are continuing to excel in the classroom.

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.

CES students make reindeer treat bags

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students recently made treat bags.

 

Before the holiday break, students each received a paper bag they would fill with goodies to take home.

 

But first, students had to add eyes, a bright red nose and antlers.

 

CES kindergartener Brea Miller holds her reindeer bag.

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.

 

CES students make Christmas puzzles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently made their own Christmas puzzles.

 

Students in Lisa Wiseman’s kindergarten class were given worksheets with a reindeer on them, but the picture was scrambled into several pieces.

 

CES kindergartener Gracie Gebler puts her puzzle together.

CHS celebrates basketball homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School celebrated basketball homecoming this week, culminating with the crowning of a homecoming king and queen.

 

CMS students play gift exchange game

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently played a gift exchange game.

 

In Garnetta Murrell’s class, students selected Christmas gifts from a table. They were each given a number to determine the order in which they picked their gifts.

 

CMS fourth-grader Landon Arnett chooses his gift.

CHS crowns homecoming king and queen

 

Campbellsville High School celebrated basketball homecoming this week, culminating with the crowning of a homecoming king and queen.

 

CHS seniors Kathryn Doss and Austin Hash were named king and queen.

 

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 kindergarten students visit with Santa

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students recently received a visit from a very special guest.

 

Santa Claus came to visit the students before Christmas break.

 

CES kindergartener Braxton Rhodes thinks about what he wants for Christmas.

CMS softball team hosts dress-up days, semi-formal Valentine dance

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team is hosting special activities this week, to culminate with a semi-formal Valentine dance on Saturday, Feb. 6.

 

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.

CHS boys’ varsity basketball team battles Adair County into overtime

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team battled Adair County on Friday, Feb. 5.

 

CMS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

From left are sixth-grader Blake Tungate, fourth-grader Destiny Milby, fifth-grader Ava Hughes and seventh-grader Logan Phillips. Eighth-grader Noah Mardis isn’t pictured.

CHS girls’ varsity basketball team drops game to Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team lost to Adair County on Friday, Feb. 5.

 

Relay for Life team opens T-shirt design contest

 

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

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.

CHS hosts homecoming week activities

 

Campbellsville High School is celebrating basketball homecoming this week, with several special activities.

 

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 learn to extract DNA

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned how to extract DNA from strawberries.

 

CES students exchange Christmas gifts

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-graders recently learned about giving during the Christmas holiday.

 

Students in Amanda Greer’s class each brought a toy to school to exchange with a classmate.

 

CES first-grade teacher Amanda Greer helps her students open their gifts during the class gift exchange.

FRYSC staff members ask community members to contact legislators

Campbellsville Independent School’s Family Resource and Youth Services Center staff members are asking parents, guardians and community members to contact legislators in support of FRYSC funding.

CES students learn about the Christmas tree

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned the history of the Christmas tree.

 

In Doretha Sanders’s third-grade class, students learned all about the Christmas tree being a well-known symbol of life and home.

 

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Bids opened for CES construction project

 

Campbellsville Elementary School’s renovation project is continuing to move forward.

Radio personality reads to CES students

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently received a visit from a special guest.

 

CES kindergarteners use math to make Christmas trees

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students recently used math to help them make their own Christmas trees.

 

Students in Nikki Price’s class were given several rectangles of green paper and asked to put them in order according to size.

 

Once the papers were in order, students had made their own Christmas trees.

 

CES kindergartener Leah Covey holds her finished Christmas tree.

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 students make edible Christmas trees

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently made edible Christmas trees.

 

Students in Kimberly Clark’s, Lisa Wiseman’s, Leanna Cundiff’s and Nikki Price’s kindergarten classes are learning about shapes.

 

To help them learn the shape of a 3D cone, students were given an ice cream cone to start their edible tree.

 

CES kindergartener Luke Banta enjoys his Christmas tree.

CMS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Feb. 8.

 

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 preschool students visit with Santa

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently visited with a special guest.

 

Santa Claus came to visit the students before Christmas break.

 

Santa leans in as CES preschool student Calvin Yang talks to him.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of Feb. 1.

 

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 first-graders make ornaments

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-grade students recently made their own ornaments.

 

Students in Amanda Greer’s class made reindeer ornaments out of candy canes.

 

CES first-grader Tommy Caswell holds his finished snowman and reindeer ornaments.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of Feb. 1.

 

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.

CHS students visit with Santa

 

Campbellsville High School students recently had a special visitor.

 

Before the Christmas holiday, Santa visited students in Juanita Young’s classroom, and gave them some special gifts.

 

Campbellsville Middle School Guidance Counselor Beth Wiedewitsch helps CHS sophomore Chris Moran, at left, open a baseball bat he received from Santa.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High Sc\hool recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Feb. 1.

 

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.

CIS presents ‘Christmas Spectacular’

 

The sounds of Christmas filled the auditorium.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools presented its annual “Christmas Spectacular” on Sunday, Dec. 11, in Campbellsville High School’s Hamilton Auditorium.

 

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

 

CMS and CHS concerts bands also performed.

 

 

CHS seniors to play football at CU

 

Campbellsville High School seniors Austin Hash and Kendon Young will continue their football careers at Campbellsville University.

 

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.

CHS boys’ basketball team finishes fourth in Holiday Classic

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team finished this year’s CHS Holiday Classic in fourth place.

 

CHS defeated Betsy Layne on Wednesday, Dec. 28, to advance to the second round of the tournament.

 

The team fell in the second round to Green County on Thursday, Dec. 29, in a very close match up.

 

And despite battling hard, the team couldn’t hold on to win against Monroe County on Friday, Dec. 30, in the third round.

 

CHS junior Tyrion Taylor drives the ball.

CHS hosts homecoming week activities

 

Campbellsville High School is celebrating basketball homecoming this week, with several special activities.

 

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.

CMS fourth- and fifth-graders visit with Santa

 

Campbellsville Middle School fourth- and fifth-grade students received a special visitor recently.

 

On Monday, Dec. 12, Santa stopped by to see the students.

 

CMS fourth- and fifth-graders visit with Santa.

CMS softball team hosts dress-up days, semi-formal Valentine dance

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team is hosting special activities this week, to culminate with a semi-formal Valentine dance on Saturday, Feb. 6.

 

CMS art students make mixed media Christmas trees

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students recently made their own Christmas trees.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s art class, students were asked to make Christmas trees using a three-dimensional element by using mixed media.

 

CMS fifth-graders Kayden Birdwell, at left, and Jovi Bowen make their Christmas trees.

CHS girls’ freshmen basketball team competes in district tournament

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ freshmen basketball team competed in the 20th district tournament on Wednesday, Feb. 3.

 

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.

CES students practice rhyming

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently practiced their rhyming skills.

 

In CES Explorers, students read “Olaf’s Night Before Christmas” and then played Santa’s rhyme time.

 

From left, CES kindergarteners Jyra Welch, Tyce Owens and Karter Young color their pictures after learning their rhyming words.

CHS students make progress on 3D art projects

 

Campbellsville High School students are making progress on their 3D art projects.

 

CMS boys’ basketball team to host first alumni game

 

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

 

CES students paint Christmas trees

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently painted their own Christmas trees.

 

Students in Amanda Greer’s first-grade class were given a drawing of a Christmas tree, and then used their fingers to add the ornaments.

 

CES first-graders Isabella Brunelle, at left, and Sawyer Lange paint their Christmas trees.

CHS students tour INFAC

 

Campbellsville High School students recently toured INFAC and learned about the automotive manufacturing industry.

 

Officials complete investigation

 

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

CES first-graders present Christmas musical

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-graders recently presented a Christmas musical.

 

Students in Hailey Ogle’s class spent several weeks practicing their songs and dance moves to present to their families and friends.

 

From left, CES first-graders Ammarissa Nunez, Lainey Price, Keiava Thompson and Ethan Bailey perform.

CHS students to help with historical project

 

Campbellsville High School students are helping preserve Taylor County’s history.

 

CHS students make cookies in a jar

 

Campbellsville High School students recently made cookies in a jar to give as Christmas presents.

 

Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, recently visited Deanna Campbell’s classes.

 

Freeman taught students how to make oatmeal cookies in a jar – which they took home to bake or gave to their loved ones as a Christmas present.

 

CHS junior Vivian Brown, at left, packs ingredients into freshman Sydney Wilson’s jar.

Parents, community members asked to take FRYSC survey

 

Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center personnel are asking parents and community members to take a survey.

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.

CES students study Christmas traditions

 

Campbellsville Elementary School second-graders recently studied Christmas traditions.

 

Students in Tracey Rinehart’s, Lynne Horn’s, Melanie Cox’s and Tonya Hagan’s classes recently studied Christmas traditions observed in America, Australia, Italy, Japan, Brazil, Germany, Liberia and Mexico.

 

CES second-grade teacher Lynne Horn helps Alex Yang put his book together.

CHS students receive welding certification

 

Campbellsville High School juniors Zach Bottoms and Phoenix Burchett recently completed welding industry certification.

 

    

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 first-graders make Christmas trees

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently made their very own Christmas trees – out of buttons.

 

Students in Hailey Ogle’s first-grade class used buttons of every shape, size and color to make their trees.

 

CES first-grader Lainey Price places buttons on her tree.

CHS hosts homecoming week activities

Campbellsville High School is celebrating basketball homecoming this week, with several special activities.

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.

CHS loses close game to Green County in Holiday Classic

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team lost a very close game to Green County on Thursday, Dec. 29, in the second round of the CHS Holiday Classic.

 

Final score was 55-57.

 

CHS will now play for third place in the tournament on Friday, Dec. 30, at 5:30 p.m.

 

CHS sophomore Lane Bottoms, at left, and senior Micah Corley share a laugh during the game.

CES students learn about birds

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning about birds and how they use their beaks to eat.

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.

CMS students have fun at Christmas parties

 

Campbellsville Middle School students celebrated the last day of school before the holiday break by having fun together.

 

Students brought special snacks to share with their classmates, and teachers brought special goodies to celebrate Christmas and the upcoming break.

 

CMS fourth-grade teacher Kaye Agathen treats her students with special goodies during her class’s Christmas party.

CMS softball team hosts dress-up days, semi-formal Valentine dance

Campbellsville Middle School softball team is hosting special activities this week, to culminate with a semi-formal Valentine dance on Saturday, Feb. 6.

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.

CES students honored at leadership luncheon

 

Campbellsville Elementary School’s Leaders of the Month for the month of December 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.

 

CHS Principal Kirby Smith talks with CES second-grader Rajon Taylor.

CES first-graders make pinch pots

Campbellsville Elementary School first-graders are making pinch pots.

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 students learn about parenting

 

Campbellsville High School students are learning about parenting – with babies who need to be changed, fed and held.

 

Students in Deanna Campbell’s life essentials classes are using RealCare baby simulators to learn what it’s like to be parents.

 

CHS teacher Deanna Campbell, at right, helps, from left, freshman Jakyia Mitchell, junior Vivian Brown and freshman Sydney Wilson dress their babies.

CMS cheerleaders compete in Bluegrass Challenge

Campbellsville Middle School cheerleaders competed in the Bluegrass Challenge in Lexington on Saturday, Jan. 30.

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.

 

CMS students have fun, raise money to help others

 

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

 

Proceeds from admission and concession sales at the dance on Friday, Dec. 9, were given to Hurricane Matthew victims and the local Toys for Kids organization.

 

CMS students show off their dance moves.

CHS tennis teams begin fundraiser

Campbellsville High School’s girls’ and boys’ tennis teams are selling Yankee Candles to raise money for the upcoming season.

CES students learn about arts careers

 

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

 

CES students honored at leadership luncheon

 

Campbellsville Elementary School’s Leaders of the Month for the month of November 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.

 

CES third-grader Alyssa Knezevic enjoys her lunch.

CHS students beat national scores on PSAT exam

Campbellsville High School students have scored very high marks on the PSAT exam, so high that the scores top the national averages.

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.

CHS defeats Betsy Layne to advance in Holiday Classic

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team defeated Betsy Layne on Wednesday, Dec. 28, to advance to the second round of the CHS Holiday Classic.

 

Final score of the close game was 56-51.

 

CHS will now take on Green County on Thursday, Dec. 29, at 7 p.m. at the CHS gym.

 

CHS juniors Chanson Atkinson, at left, and Connor Wilson play defense.

CES preschool students celebrate Groundhog Day

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students celebrated Groundhog Day on Tuesday, Feb. 2.

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 construction nearly complete

 

Construction at Campbellsville Elementary School is nearing completion, with workers concentrating heavily on finishing the school’s new cafeteria.

 

Officials say construction is on schedule and will be complete very soon.

 

The CES project is contracted to be completed by Monday, Jan. 16, but officials say they hope to be finished before that date.

 

New lettering is in place outside the CES main and rear entrances.

CHS students are college, career ready

Campbellsville High School students are continuing to prepare for life after graduation.

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.

 

CHS FCA students meet for weekly devotionals

 

Campbellsville High School’s Fellowship of Christian Athletes group meets weekly for small group devotional, games and guest speakers.

 

CHS sophomore Chloe Gupton leads prayer at the end of a meeting.

CMS eighth-grade boys’ basketball team wins CKMSAC championship

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grade boys’ basketball team defeated Taylor County in triple overtime on Monday, Feb. 1, to win the Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference championship.

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

CHS is tournament runner-up, nearly 1,600 pounds of food donated

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team is this year’s runner-up in the CHS Food Pantry Holiday Classic basketball tournament.

 

CHS lost the very close championship match up to Whitley County.

 

Final score was 43-47.

 

CHS girls’ basketball team is this year’s runner-up in the CHS Food Pantry Holiday Classic basketball tournament. From left are Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Catlyn Clausen, freshman Katelyn Miller, eighth-grader Kenzi Forbis, junior Vonnea Smith, senior Caylie Blair, sophomore Malaya Hoskins, senior Brenna Wethington, eighth-grader Abi Wiedewitsch, junior Nena Barnett, junior Kiyah Barnett, seventh-grader Bri Gowdy and junior Kayla Young.

CMS, CHS students to participate in all-state band, choirs

Campbellsville middle and high school students will participate in all-state choirs and all-state band this week.

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.

CHS girls’ basketball team advances to tournament championship

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team has advanced to the CHS Food Pantry Holiday Classic championship game.

 

CHS defeated Hart County in the first round of the tournament, and beat Metcalfe County on Thursday, Dec. 22.

 

Final score was 64-55.

 

CHS junior Vonnea Smith passes.

CHS hosts homecoming week activities

Campbellsville High School is celebrating basketball homecoming this week, with several special activities.

CMS students draw snowmen

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students recently drew snowmen using a new art technique.

 

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

 

CMS fifth-graders Morgan Spears, at left, and Grace Tungate color their snowman scenes.

CMS softball team hosts dress-up days, semi-formal Valentine dance

Campbellsville Middle School softball team is hosting special activities this week, to culminate with a semi-formal Valentine dance on Saturday, Feb. 6.

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.

CMS art students learn about pottery

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students recently learned about pottery.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s class, students discussed how artists use clay to make various objects.

 

CMS seventh-graders Takyia Cox, at left, and Logan Rakes paint their pots.

CHS boys’ varsity basketball team beats Washington County

Campbellsville High School boys’ varsity basketball team beat Washington County on Monday, Feb. 1.

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 preschool students study the letter R

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are studying the letter R.

 

In Sherry Cowherd’s class, students are learning words that start with R, and have spent time writing uppercase and lowercase letters.

 

CES preschool students Elijah Russell, at left, and Trinity Dye practice writing the letter R.

CHS girls’ varsity basketball team defeats Washington County

Campbellsville High School girls’ varsity basketball team defeated Washington County High School on Monday, Feb. 1.

CMS seventh-grade students to raise money for flood victims

 

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

CES preschool students make Christmas crafts

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently made Christmas ornaments and hung them on their Christmas trees.

 

Students made snowflakes, reindeer, Santas, candy canes and jingle bell necklaces.

 

CES preschool assistant Beth Sandidge helps LaTayvion Brown make a reindeer.

CES, CMS students celebrate 100th day of school

They are 100 days smarter, and took time to celebrate.

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.

 

CES Wings Express students make candy cane ornaments

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently made candy cane ornaments.

 

Students used pipe cleaners to form the shape of a candy cane, and then added red and white beads in a pattern.

 

After their pipe cleaner was full of beads, students tied it so their ornament can be hung on a Christmas tree.

 

CES second-graders Camren Skaggs, Braelyn Taylor and Yazlyn Sutton add beads to their candy cane ornaments.

CMS music students learn rhythm, pitch

Campbellsville Middle School students recently learned rhythm and pitch by using boomwhackers.

CES first-graders read to second-graders

 

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

 

CES Wings Express students work on homework

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students had lots of fun making crafts before the holiday break.

 

But before they have fun, Wings Express students make sure their academic work is finished.

 

CES second-grader Elijah Spurling writes his sight words.

CMS girls’ winter basketball team participates in tournament

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ winter ball basketball team participated in the H&W Showcase basketball tournament on Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 30 and 31.

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 academic team begins season

 

Campbellsville Middle School sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade academic team recently began its season with some scrimmages.

 

Quick recall team members had scrimmages on Dec. 5, 8 and 12.

 

CMS sixth-grader Whitney Frashure answers a question.

CHS boys’ basketball teams defeat Thomas Nelson

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball teams defeated Thomas Nelson on Friday, Jan. 29.

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.

 

CMS fifth-graders make books come alive

 

Campbellsville Middle School fifth-graders recently made books come alive.

 

Students worked in groups to read a book and then make it come alive by drawing the setting, plot, characters and more on a large treehouse.

 

CMS fifth-graders Alex Martinez, at left, and Shawn Dong present their group’s treehouse project.

CMS eighth-grade boys’ basketball team wins CKMSAC championship

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grade boys’ basketball team defeated Taylor County in triple overtime on Monday, Feb. 1, to win the Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference championship.

CES students learn about reptiles, amphibians

 

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

 

CMS science students have fun with STEM project

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders and CHS freshmen recently had fun using supplies to build their own free-standing structure.

 

In Amy Knifley’s integrated science class, students were asked to use a variety of objects, such as pipe cleaners, cups, string, coffee filters, marshmallows, spaghetti, gum drops and more, to build a free-standing structure.
 

CMS integrated science teacher Amy Knifley measures to see if this structure, built by, from left, eighth-graders Haley Lopez, Zachary Shaw, Alex Howard and Jake Dicken, is the tallest.

CHS hosts homecoming week activities

Campbellsville High School is celebrating basketball homecoming this week, with several special activities.

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 girls’ basketball team advances in Food Pantry Holiday Classic

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team defeated Hart County on Wednesday, Dec. 21, in its Food Pantry Holiday Classic.

 

Final score was 61-38.

 

With the win, the team advances to the second round of the tournament, and will take on Metcalfe County on Thursday, Dec. 22, at 6:30 p.m. at the CHS gym.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Catlyn Clausen drives the ball.

CMS softball team hosts dress-up days, semi-formal Valentine dance

Campbellsville Middle School softball team is hosting special activities this week, to culminate with a semi-formal Valentine dance on Saturday, Feb. 6.

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.

CHS Pep Club hosts ‘Thrill in the Ville’

 

Campbellsville High School Pep Club recently hosted its first “Thrill in the Ville” basketball preview night.

 

CHS girls’ and boys’ basketball teams participated in the event.

 

Activities included a skills competition, three-point shootout, dunk competition and team scrimmages.

 

CHS junior Tyrion Taylor cheers in his team scrimmage.

CHS academic team wins awards, advances to regional competition

Campbellsville High School’s academic team won several awards at district Governor’s Cup competition on Saturday, Jan. 30.

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.

CMS volleyball team raises $500 at dinner and auction

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball team raised $500 at its recent barbecue dinner and silent auction fundraiser.

 

All proceeds will go the CMS volleyball team to pay expenses for the upcoming season.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-grader Brody Sidebottom enjoys his barbecue.

CMS students collect food for those in need

Campbellsville Middle School recently hosted a “Souper Bowl of Caring” food drive to collect food for those in need.

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.

CHS boys’ freshmen, JV teams take on Washington County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ freshmen and junior varsity basketball teams took on Washington County on Monday, Dec. 19.

 

The freshmen team won its match up, with a final score of 71-25.

 

Despite fighting hard, the JV team lost by a score of 40-61.

 

CHS sophomore Spencer Swafford blocks a Washington County defender.

CMS fifth-graders make snow globes

Campbellsville Middle School fifth-graders recently drew their own snow globes.

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.

CMS boys’ basketball teams battle Casey County

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ basketball team took on Casey County on Friday, Dec. 16.

 

CMS eighth-graders were victorious in their match up, winning by a final score of 52-33.

 

Eighth-grader John Orberson had 25 points. Kameron Smith and Tristin Faulkner, also eighth-graders, had 11 and eighth points, respectively.

 

CMS eighth-grader John Orberson passes the ball.

CES names Leaders of the Month

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

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.

CHS girls’ freshmen, JV basketball teams defeat LaRue County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ freshmen and junior varsity basketball squads defeated LaRue County on Thursday, Dec. 15.

 

Final score of the freshmen match up was 36-15.

 

In the junior varsity game, CHS won by a score of 44-30.

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Olivia Fields dribbles to the basket.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

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

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.

CHS boys’ freshmen basketball team defeats Nelson County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ freshmen basketball team defeated Nelson County on Monday, Dec. 12.

 

Final score was 54-45.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader John Orberson drives the ball.

CHS bowling teams compete in region tournament

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ bowling teams participated in this year’s region tournament on Friday, Jan. 29, and Saturday, Jan. 30, in Elizabethtown.

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 boys’ freshmen basketball team defeats Taylor, Adair counties

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ freshmen basketball team defeated Taylor and Adair counties on Saturday, Dec. 10.

 

Final score of the Taylor County game was 45-34.

 

And final score of the Adair County game was 67-34.

 

CHS freshman Mikael Vaught passes the ball.

It's a Great Day to be an Eagle!

Please congratulate the following on their achievements.

 

Congratulations to CHS Leaders of the Week!

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Jan. 18.

 

They are freshman Nicolas Cowan, sophomore Nicholas Lefever, junior Alexis Underwood and senior Paige Dabney.

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.

CHS girls’ varsity basketball team defeats Hancock County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ varsity basketball team defeated Hancock County on Friday, Dec. 9.

 

Final score was 37-32.

 

CHS senior Caylie Blair and junior Vonnea Smith each had seven points for the Lady Eagles.

 

Brenna Wethington, a senior, and Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Catlyn Clausen each added six points to the scoreboard.

 

CHS junior Nena Barnett dribbles to the basket.

CMS boys’ basketball teams advance to CKMSAC championships

Campbellsville Middle School seventh- and eighth-grade boys’ basketball teams defeated Russell County on Friday, Jan. 29, and will play for the Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference championship titles on Monday, Feb. 1.

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.

CHS boys’ basketball team takes on Meade County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ varsity basketball team took on Meade County on Friday, Dec. 9.

 

The team lost the matchup by a score of 52-73.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader John Orberson drives the ball.

CHS girls’ varsity basketball team defeats Bethlehem

Campbellsville High School girls’ varsity basketball team defeated Bethlehem on Thursday, Jan. 28.

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 boys’ JV, varsity teams beat Burgin

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ junior varsity and varsity teams defeated Burgin on Thursday, Dec. 8.

 

Final score of the JV match up was 60-36.

 

The varsity team won by a score of 76-57.

 

CHS junior Ethan Lay, at left, and sophomore Lane Bottoms battle for the ball.

CHS boys’ JV basketball team loses close game to Marion County

Campbellsville High School boys’ junior varsity basketball team dropped a close game to Marion County on Thursday, Jan. 28.

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.

 

    

CHS boys’ freshmen, JV teams take on Green County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ freshmen and JV basketball teams took on Green County on Wednesday, Dec. 7.

 

The freshmen team won a close game, by a score of 40-38.

 

The JV team lost by a score of 30-53.

 

CHS freshmen Mark Rigsby, in front, and Brennon Wheeler play defense.

CHS students to perform with KMEA all-district bands

Campbellsville High School juniors Laura Lamb and Murphy Lamb and freshman Nicolas Cowan will perform with the KMEA fourth-district all-district bands on Saturday, Jan. 30.

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.

CHS girls’ basketball team takes on Nelson County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ freshmen and JV basketball teams took on Nelson County on Monday, Dec. 5.

 

Despite battling hard, the CHS freshmen team lost by a score of 25-27.

 

The junior varsity team lost by a score of 25-43.

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Bri Gowdy dribbles.

CHS students create 3D art

Campbellsville High School students are studying special effects and learning to make their own 3D art.

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 hosts Domino’s Tip Off Classic

 

Campbellsville High School hosted its annual Domino’s Tip Off Classic on Saturday, Dec. 3.

 

The CHS girls’ team took on Bethlehem, and won by a score of 49-25.

 

CHS boys’ squad took on Elizabethtown, and lost by a score of 47-81.

 

CHS senior Micah Corley battles for a rebound.

CMS leadership students plan service project

Campbellsville Middle School students participating in Campbellsville University’s leadership program are planning a service project to help those who are homeless.

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.

CES students learn by playing games

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning sight letters and words by playing games.

 

Jane Parrott, an exceptional child educator at CES, works with students regularly to help them learn letters and words.

 

Jane Parrott, an exceptional child educator at CES, plays Connect Four with kindergarten students to help them learn letters and words.

CES kindergarteners make hot chocolate craft

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarteners recently made a hot chocolate craft to learn about the winter season.

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.

CES students learn about art

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned all about painting, quilting and music during Arts Day.

 

Carolyn Meador, a Campbellsville University music education student, hosted the day.

 

Karen Vaughn talks to CES students about quilting.     Carolyn Ogden talks to CES students about painting and drawing.

CES names Soaring Eagles

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of Jan. 25.

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 art students make triptych panels

 

Campbellsville High School art students recently made triptych panels.

 

Triptych art is a set of three panels that are placed side by side to create an image.

 

CHS sophomore Shelby Hunt paints her triptych panels.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of Jan. 25.

CMS, CHS student artwork on display at public library

 

Artwork made by Campbellsville middle and high school students is on display at Taylor County Public Library.

 

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.

CES students receive dictionaries

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-grade students recently received their very own dictionaries.

 

Campbellsville Rotary Club members Chuck Vaughn and Clark Howard came to CES to give dictionaries to each of the third-grade students.

 

Campbellsville Rotary Club member Clark Howard passes out dictionaries to CES third-grade students.

CMS names Leaders of the Week

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Feb. 1.

CMS raising money for trip to space camp

 

Campbellsville Middle School is raising money for a trip to space camp next fall.

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.

 

CHS students host college fair

 

Campbellsville High School students recently hosted a fair to help their classmates learn about colleges and universities they can attend.

 

As part of their senior project, students chose colleges and universities to research and then told their classmates about the schools as if they were admissions counselors.

 

CHS senior Kyron Statham talks to students about Jefferson Community and Technical College.

CHS students named state Beta champs

Campbellsville High School Beta Club has repeated as state champions at this year’s annual state convention.

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 art students make miniature hats

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students recently made their own toboggans out of yarn.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s class, students learned how to thread yarn around small pieces of cardboard to make miniature hats.

 

CMS fifth-graders Ava Hughes, at left, and Chase Lawless use yarn to make miniature toboggans.

Community leaders read to CES students

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

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.

 

CES Wings Express students make snowmen ornaments

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently made their own snowmen ornaments.

 

Using salt dough, students first smoothed out a circle and then made three thumbprints in it to represent the snowman’s buttons.

 

After letting the dough dry, students painted their ornaments and then took them home.

 

CES kindergarteners LeeAnna Garvin, at left, and Linken White have fun with their salt dough.     CES second-graders Bryleigh Curry, at left, and Griffin Skaggs paint their salt dough ornaments.

CHS baseball team to host annual dinner and auction fundraiser

Campbellsville High School baseball team will host its 10th annual lead-off dinner and auction on Saturday, Feb. 20, at 6:30 p.m. in the CHS gym.

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.

 

CMS art students make tessellations

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students recently made their own tessellations.

 

Tessellations are interlocking and repeated patterns of shapes, similar to how pieces of a puzzle fit together.

 

CMS seventh-grader Kaine Terry traces his tessellation.

CMS students win big at Governor’s Cup competition

Campbellsville Middle School academic team competed at the district Governor’s Cup on Wednesday, Jan. 27, and brought home several awards.

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.

 

CMS art students study Van Gogh

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students recently studied Van Gogh’s artwork, and 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, like Van Gogh’s paintings of sunflowers.

 

CMS fourth-grader Cody Agee colors his sunflower drawing with oil pastels.

CMS boys’ basketball team advances in CKMSAC tournament

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ seventh- and eighth-grade teams defeated Metcalfe County on Tuesday, Jan. 26, to advance to the semifinal round on Friday, Jan. 29.

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.

CHS physics students study momentum

 

Campbellsville High School AP physics students are learning about momentum.

 

Students in Cheryl Dicken’s class recently performed a qualitative lab experiment to balance two cars and make them accelerate at the same rate.

 

From left, CHS seniors Vera Brown, Laura May Gutierrez and Blair Lamb test the momentum required to make their carts travel at the same speed.

CIS Relay for Life team selling Eagle Pride t-shirts

Campbellsville Independent Schools Relay for Life team is selling Eagle Pride t-shirts.

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 learn about responsibility, being thankful

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned about being responsible and thankful for what they have.

 

CES Guidance Counselor Sonya Orberson recently spoke to students about what students are thankful for in their lives, and ways to show that thankfulness.

 

CES Guidance Counselor Sonya Orberson recently spoke to students about what students are thankful for in their lives, and ways to show that thankfulness.

CES students make fossils

Campbellsville Elementary School third-graders recently learned all about fossils – and then made their own.

Kentucky education commissioner to host town hall meeting in Campbellsville

 

Kentucky Education Commissioner Dr. Stephen Pruitt recently announced he will host a series of regional Town Hall Meetings across the Commonwealth to gather feedback from Kentuckians on how they define school success.

 

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.

CES students learn about shades of color

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned how to make lighter shades of color when painting.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, kindergarteners recently studied how to use white paint to mix lighter shades of color.

 

Students studied Picasso’s painting Les Tuileries to identify light shades of color.

 

CES kindergartener Greyson Trulock paints circles after mixing a light shade of purple.

CES preschool students learn about feelings

Campbellsville Elementary School students learned about feelings on Wednesday, Jan. 27, and how to manage them.

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.

 

CMS hosts pep rally for boys’ basketball team

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently hosted a pep rally for its boys’ basketball team.

 

Players were introduced and students played spirit game Jake the Snake.

 

This year’s eighth-grade players include Kameron Smith, John Orberson, Blase Wheatley, Tristin Faulkner, Reggie Thomas, Arren Hash, Saevon Bucker, Jastyn Shively and Alex Lofton.

 

CMS eighth-grade boys’ basketball players are, from left, Kameron Smith, John Orberson, Blase Wheatley, Tristin Faulkner, Saevon Buckner, Alex Lofton, Arren Hash, Jastyn Shively and Reggie Thomas.

CMS students learn about American Revolution

Campbellsville Middle School fifth- and eighth-graders recently worked together to study the American Revolution.

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.

CES hosts parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently hosted parent-teacher conferences.

 

On Thursday, Dec. 15, teachers were available to meet with student and their parents to discuss grades from the second nine-week grading period.

 

CES first-grade teacher Luci Shofner talks with a parent.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Jan. 25.

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 learn about Native American musical instruments

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned all about Native American musical instruments, and then made one of their own.

 

Campbellsville University music education student Carolyn Meador – who did her student teaching at CES with music teacher Cyndi Chadwick – recently told students about Native American symbols and instruments they frequently play.

 

Campbellsville University music education student Carolyn Meador – who did her student teaching at CES with music teacher Cyndi Chadwick – helps second-grader Reece Swafford and his classmates glue their construction paper to their water bottles.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Jan. 18.

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 practice counting

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-graders are working hard to count all the way to 100, and then learn addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.

 

In Shirley Cox’s class, students recently practiced counting together to 100.

 

CES first-grade teacher Shirley Cox helps her students count from 40 to 49.

It's a Great Day to be an Eagle!

Please congratulate the following on their achievements.

 

Congratulations to CHS band students Nicolas Cowan, Kalup Cowan, Austin Belt, Murphy Lamb and Laura Lamb!

 

Campbellsville High School band students have recently received honors.

 

Nicolas Cowan, a freshman, recently auditioned and was named to the 4th District Honor Band. Cowan is a trumpet player.

 

And four CHS band members were recently named to the Campbellsville University Honor Band. They include seniors Kalup Cowan and Austin Belt and juniors Murphy Lamb and Laura Lamb.

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.

 

CES students make edible pilgrim hats

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently made edible pilgrim hats.

 

In Shirley Cox’s first-grade class, students used several goodies to make their hats and then enjoyed them as a snack.

 

From left, CES first-graders Seeley Whitaker, Adriana Agent, Lucian Abel and Essence Hunter hold their finished pilgrim hats.

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.

 

CES students solve math problems, make pilgrims

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently colored and glued together their own pilgrims, but after first solving some math problems.

 

In Amanda Greer’s first-grade class, students were given a worksheet that contained pieces of a pilgrim that were coded with math problems. After solving the problems, students used a key to know which colors to use to color their pilgrim.

 

CES first-grade teacher Amanda Greer helps Karson Burchett solve a math problem so he can color his pilgrim.

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.

 

CMS Beta and Y-Clubs host dance, basketball tournament

 

Campbellsville Middle School Beta Club and Y-Club recently hosted two fundraisers.

 

The clubs hosted a dance in the school’s multipurpose room, and a four-on-four basketball tournament in the Campbellsville High School gymnasium.

 

CMS fifth-grader Ellena Taylor, at left, and sixth-grader Davanna Reardon dance.     CMS sixth-grader Konner Forbis, at left, and fourth-grader Kace Eastridge battle for the ball.

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.

 

CES art students learn about warm and cool colors

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students recently learned about cool and warm colors.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art classes, students learned that yellow, orange and red are warm colors, and purple, blue and green are cool colors.

 

CES third-grader Bobby Engle colors his background with cool colors.

 

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 art students learn about warm and cool colors

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students recently learned about cool and warm colors.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art classes, students learned that yellow, orange and red are warm colors, and purple, blue and green are cool colors.

 

CES second-grader Cayleigh Underwood colors her warm and cool color face.

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.

 

CMS eighth-graders teach classmates

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders recently taught fifth-graders about history.

 

In Robbilyn Speer’s eighth-grade social studies class, students recently spent time teaching Jessica Lile’s fifth-grade students about the middle colonies.

 

CMS eighth-grader Autumn Harvey discusses the middle colonies with fifth-grader Summer Jacobs.     CMS eighth-grader Destany Lane helps fifth-graders with their notes on the middle colonies.

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.

 

CES students learn about point of view

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning all about point of view at CES Explorers.

 

Students recently spent an afternoon listening to the story “’Twas the Night Before Thanksgiving” by Dav Pilkey.

 

CES Explorers teacher Miriah Cox reads “’Twas the Night Before Thanksgiving” to students.

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 students tour Speed Art Museum

 

Campbellsville High School Art Honor Society members recently toured the Speed Art Museum in Louisville.

 

Students saw a variety of art, from paintings to sculptures and more.

 

After touring the museum, students participated in hands-on activities in the museum’s basement, and observed and listened to artist Gaela Erwin as she discussed how she creates her pastel drawings. Erwin’s work was a featured exhibit at the museum.

 

CHS art teacher Jo Ann Harris and senior Tiffany Stagner discuss a pastel drawing.

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.

 

CMS art students make turkeys in disguise

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students recently drew turkeys in honor of the Thanksgiving holiday. But their turkeys had to be in disguise.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s art class, students were asked to draw a turkey, but as if the turkeys were disguised as something else. And, the artwork had to have a three-dimensional element by using mixed media.

 

CMS fifth-graders Kaden Bloyd, at left, and Kayden Birdwell disguise their turkeys.

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.

CHS students make roller coasters

 

Campbellsville High School science students recently made their own roller coasters.

 

In Lauren Bennett’s integrated science class, students have been studying potential and kinetic energy.

 

To illustrate what they have learned, students were asked to build a roller coaster to convert potential energy to kinetic energy.

 

CHS integrated science teacher Lauren Bennett helps freshman Sierra Lynch with her group’s roller coaster.

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 students honored at luncheon

 

Campbellsville Middle School student leaders were recently honored with a luncheon.

 

Students named Leaders of the Week in the months of October and November were honored with a Thanksgiving lunch, and guest speaker Elisha Rhodes, principal at CMS, spoke to them.

 

CMS student leaders are served a Thanksgiving lunch, with cookies for dessert.

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.

CES third-graders celebrate fall

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-graders recently celebrated the fall season.

 

In visiting several stations in their classrooms, students made door hangers, watched a science experiment come alive, felt objects in the dark and decorated their own cookies.

 

CES third-grader Savannah Wethington sews her door hanger.

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.

 

CES preschool students have a party

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently had a party.

 

Students celebrated the Halloween and Thanksgiving holidays with special snacks, and enjoyed time socializing together.

 

CES preschool students Tabitha Leggett, at left, and Elijah Russell enjoy their party.

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.

 

CU education students visit CMS, CHS

 

Campbellsville University education students recently visited Campbellsville middle and high schools to observe and learn what it’s like being a teacher.

 

CHS Principal Kirby Smith and Assistant Principal Mark “Shiny” Kearney, along with CMS Principal Elisha Rhodes and Guidance Counselor Beth Wiedewitsch, spoke to students as they began their day.

 

CHS Assistant Principal Mark “Shiny” Kearney talks to CU education students.

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.

 

CMS students perform flip bottle experiment

 

Campbellsville Middle School fourth-graders recently performed an experiment by flipping water bottles.

 

In Samantha Coomer’s science class, students were asked to take turns flipping bottles filled with varying amounts of water.

 

CMS fourth-grader Dakota Broyles flips her water bottle as her groupmates watch.

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.

 

CHS students place second and third in state competition

 

Campbellsville High School students recently placed second and third in Kentucky in a Microsoft Office Specialist competition.

 

In the PowerPoint category, CHS sophomore Elizabeth Sullivan placed second overall, and sophomore Jaylah Tucker finished third.

 

Elizabeth Sullivan     Jaylah Tucker

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 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.

 

CES students practice spelling

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently practiced their spelling skills.

 

In CES Explorers, students read the book “’Twas the Night Before Thanksgiving” by Dav Pilkey.

 

Afterward, students worked together to see how many words they can spell with the letters in the word Thanksgiving.

 

CES second-graders Analeigh Foster, at left, and her partner, Damien Clark, work together to form words out of the letters in Thanksgiving.

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.

 

CHS art students draw freedom

 

Campbellsville High School art students recently drew what freedom looks like to them.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s art classes, students discussed Franklin Roosevelt’s four freedoms mentioned in his State of the Union address in 1941.

 

CHS sophomore Jason Agee draws what freedom looks like to him.

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 students make crafts

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently had fun making crafts.

 

In Nikki Price’s kindergarten class, students made their own bats out of paper bags. Second-grade students in Tonya Hagan’s class colored skeletons and bones, and made spooky bookmarks. And second-graders in Tracey Rinehart’s class carved their own pumpkin.

 

CES second-graders Brooklyn Williamson, at left, and Emerson Dengel hold their finished skeleton and bookmarks.

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.

 

CMS students build spacecrafts

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently built their own spacecrafts.

 

In Jan Speer’s sixth-grade science classes, students participated in a NASA design challenge in which they were asked to build a shock-absorbing system.

 

The challenge was to build a spacecraft that falls the greatest distance while keeping two astronauts – in the form of marshmallows – safe.

 

CMS sixth-grader Kaylee Coffman tests her group’s spacecraft, with help from teacher Jan Speer.

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.

 

CHS science, art students decorate hallway

 

Campbellsville High School science and art students recently decorated the school hallway to give it some Christmas cheer.

 

CHS National Art Honor Society students, led by CHS art teacher Jo Ann Harris, recently made their own Christmas ornaments.

 

And, students in Lauren Bennett’s biology and integrated science classes made ornaments with science themes.

 

Campbellsville High School science and art students recently decorated the school hallway to give it some Christmas cheer.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of May 9.

 

CES students learn about story elements

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned about story elements in their CES Explorers classes.

 

At one station, students were asked to answer questions after reading a short story. They focused on learning to read a story and answer questions about the where, when and why in what they read.

 

CES second-graders, from left, Griffin Skaggs, Hunter Garmon and Marissa Sumners complete their story element booklets.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of May 16.

 

CMS boys’ basketball team still undefeated

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grade boys’ basketball team remains undefeated.

 

The team defeated Hart County on Thursday, Dec. 15, by a score of 53-43.

 

With the win, the team is now 12-0 on the season.

CES kindergarteners learn about art

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students recently learned about how to make artwork with emphasis.

 

CMS students draw their classmates

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently studied how to draw other people.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s art classes, students learned about how to draw portraits, focusing on facial features.

 

CMS sixth-grader Dakota Slone, at left, watches as fourth-grader Deanna Reardon draws her partner.

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 first-graders practice telling time, learning about weather

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-grade students are practicing telling time and learning about weather.

 

CES first-grader Zion Mitchell writes the time.

CHS senior meets benchmarks, is college ready

 

CHS senior Kern Kost recently met benchmark on the KYOTE writing exam.

 

CMS students talk about Leader in Me program

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently spoke to guests about the success of their Leader in Me program.

 

Lighthouse Team members recently met with guests from Casey County Schools, and gave a tour of their school.

 

After the tour, the CMS students hosted a panel discussion in which they answered questions about their Lighthouse Team and how the school embraces and teaches the Leader in Me program.

 

CMS Lighthouse Team members host a panel discussion with guests from Casey County Schools to discuss the success of the Leader in Me program.

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.

 

CIS named to AP honor roll

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools has been named to an honor roll for improving its academic performance and expanding is AP course offerings.

 

CIS is one of eight Kentucky public school districts recently named to the Advanced Placement Honor Roll.

 

College Board, a nonprofit organization geared toward expanding access to higher education, announced the news on Thursday, Dec. 15.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools

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.

 

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Hayley Stapleton recently completed a Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Hayley Stapleton

CHS senior completes industry certification

 

Campbellsville High School senior Danielle Pelcher recently received industry certification.

 

CMS students learn to play the drums

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are learning to play the drums.

 

In Zach Shelton’s beginning band class, students are learning the proper way to hold drum sticks, and how to use them to keep a steady beat.

 

From left, CMS fourth-graders Kenya Bridgewater, Kace Eastridge and Lilyan Murphy practice keeping a steady beat with their drum sticks.

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.

 

CMS students perform ‘Don’t Let Me Down’

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently made their own music video.

 

In Jessica Floyd’s general music class, students are learning to play the drums, kazoos, boomwhackers, guitar and many other percussion instruments.

 

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.

 

CIS students, teachers sing Christmas carols

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students and teachers spread some Christmas cheer on Wednesday, Dec. 14.

 

A group of students and teachers sang Christmas carols at Bluegrass Way and Grandview rehabilitation and nursing facility.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students and teachers sing Christmas carols at Grandview.

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

CHS students chosen to participate in WKU honor band

 

Campbellsville High School students were recently chosen to participate in Western Kentucky University’s honor band weekend.

 

Three students – seniors Laura Lamb and Murphy Lamb and junior Austin Fitzgerald – were chosen to participate in the weekend.

 

Campbellsville High School students were recently chosen to participate in Western Kentucky University’s honor band weekend. Three students – seniors Laura Lamb and Murphy Lamb and junior Austin Fitzgerald – were chosen to participate in the weekend. And three additional students – junior Chaz Babbs, sophomore Nick Cowan and freshman Conner Riley – were chosen as first alternates for the program. From left are Riley, Cowan, Laura Lamb, Murphy Lamb and Babbs. Fitzgerald is absent from the photo.

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.