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CHS football team to take on Russellville in state playoffs

 

Campbellsville High School will host Russellville on Friday in the second round of the state playoffs.

 

The game on Friday, Nov. 9, will be played at Dave Fryrear Field on the CHS campus.

 

Kickoff is at 8 p.m.

 

Eagle Football

CHS project graduation committee to meet

 

Campbellsville High School project graduation committee will meet Thursday, Nov. 1, at 5:30 p.m. at the Board of Education office.

 

Senior parents and guardians are asked to attend to discuss upcoming fundraisers and events.

 

Class of 2019

CHS FCA group to host See You at the Pole

 

Campbellsville High School’s Fellowship of Christian Athletes group will host its annual See You at the Pole event on Wednesday, Sept. 26.

 

Students, teachers, administrators, staff members and members of the Campbellsville/Taylor County community are invited to the CHS flagpole at 7:15 a.m.

 

The time will be used for those attending to come together to pray for schools, the community and the nation.

 

CHS FCA

CHS band to host Bingo Night

 

Campbellsville High School marching band will host Bingo Night on Tuesday, Sept. 25, as a fundraiser.

 

Bingo Night will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the CHS cafeteria.

 

There will be food and cash prizes, along with childcare available for a donation.

 

Bingo Night

CMS to host student-led conferences

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host student-led conferences on Monday, Sept. 24, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.

 

During the conferences, students will discuss their grades with their parents and teachers.

 

No appointments are necessary to attend.

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host student-led conferences on Monday, Sept. 24, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.    During the conferences, students will discuss their grades with their parents and teachers.    No appointments are necessary to attend.

CHS volleyball team to host tailgate, students eat free

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team will host a tailgate before Friday night’s football game, with all students eating free.

 

The tailgate will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the CHS stadium pavilion.

 

On the menu will be a choice of pulled pork sandwich, tenderloin sandwich or hot dog, baked beans, chips, drinks and dessert.

 

Cost is $5.

 

Football

CHS SBDM to meet

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council will have its regular meeting on Monday, June 4.

 

The meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. and is open to the public.

 

Meeting

CHS soccer team to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team will host a fundraiser at Gatti’s Pizza on Thursday, May 31.

 

The team will receive a portion of proceeds from inside and take-out orders from 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.

 

Gatti's Pizza

CHS FCCLA group to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America group will host a fundraiser at McDonald’s on Tuesday, May 22.

 

The class will receive 25 percent of proceeds from inside sales from 5 to 8 p.m.

 

The group is raising money to attend national convention this summer.

 

 

FCCLA

CMS SBDM to meet

 

Campbellsville Middle School Site-Based Decision Making Council will meet for its regular monthly meeting on Wednesday, May 16.

 

The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the CMS office.

 

CMS

CHS soccer team to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team will host a fundraiser at McDonald’s on Tuesday, May 15.

 

The team will receive a portion of proceeds from inside sales from 5 to 8 p.m.

 

McDonald's

CMS to host K-PREP study session, cookout

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host a K-PREP study session and cookout on Friday, May 11.

 

The sessions will be offered in each of the content areas on the K-PREP exam, including math, reading, science and social studies.

 

Sessions will be during the school day, in sixth- and seventh-period classes.

 

The school will host a cookout for students and staff members from 1:15 to 2:30 p.m.

 

CMS

CMS to host girls’ basketball tryouts

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host girls’ basketball tryouts on Thursday, May 17.

 

Students who will be in fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth grades in the 2018-2019 school year are welcome to attend.

 

Eagle Basketball

CMS to host K-PREP study sessions

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host K-PREP study sessions on two upcoming Friday afternoons, leading up to state testing.

 

The sessions will be offered in each of the content areas on the K-PREP exam, including math, reading, science and social studies.

 

Sessions will be Friday, May 4, and Friday, May 11, from 1:15 to 2:30 p.m.

 

CMS

CHS art honor society to host bake sale

 

Campbellsville High School National Art Honor Society members will host a bake sale to raise money for upcoming field trips.

 

The bake sale will be Friday, March 30, at Kroger on Campbellsville Bypass from 1 to 5 p.m.

 

Bake Sale

CHS students to raise money for local animal shelters

 

Campbellsville High School students are raising money to help animals housed at local animal shelters.

 

Family, Career and Community Leaders of America students are hosting a bake sale with a variety of homemade items on Thursday, March 29.

 

Bake Sale

CES Wings Express program to host Family Night

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express staff members will host Family Night for students and their families on Thursday, Dec. 7.

 

Activities are planned from 5 to 7 p.m. in the CES cafeteria and gymnasium.

 

There will be a variety of free activities, crafts and games.

 

All students who attend Wings Express and their family members are welcome to attend.

 

CES

CES academic team to host bake sale

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fourth- and fifth-grade academic team will host a bake sale on Saturday, Dec. 2.

 

The sale will be from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Kroger in Green River Plaza.

 

Cost is donations only.

 

Bake Sale

CHS to host after-school study session

 

Campbellsville High School will host an after-school study session on Friday, Dec. 1.

 

The session will be from 1:15 to 2:30 p.m.

 

CHS

CHS football team to host Beechwood in state semi-finals game

 

Campbellsville High School football team will host Beechwood High School in the Kentucky High School Athletic Association semi-finals on Friday, Nov. 24.

 

Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m., with gates opening at 6 p.m.

 

This is the first time since 1998 and the third time in school history that the Eagles have played in the state semi-finals.

 

Admission is $6 for adults, children and students.

 

CHS Football Region Champs

CMS Beta Club to host breakfast fundraiser

 

Campbellsville Middle School Beta Club will host a fundraiser to raise money to attend national convention.

 

The club will host a country ham breakfast on Saturday, April 14, in the Campbellsville High School cafeteria.

 

Breakfast will be from 5 a.m. to noon.

 

CMS Beta Breakfast

CHS football team wins region championship, makes history

 

Campbellsville High School football team has defeated Crittenden County to win its second region championship in a row, and make school history.

 

Final score was 26-21.

 

This is the first time the Eagles have won the region championship on their home field, and the first time the team has won a region championship in back-to-back years.

 

CHS football players take a photo with their region championship trophy.

CHS boys’ basketball team to host holiday classic

 

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

 

The tournament begins with four games on Thursday, Dec. 28.

 

CHS will play Carlisle County at 6:30 p.m.

 

Other teams participating include Washington, Gallatin, Lincoln and Green counties, Bardstown and Danville.

 

CHS Holiday Classic

CHS band members selling mums

 

Campbellsville High School marching band members are selling 6-inch potted mums as a fundraiser.

 

Mums are available in purple, yellow, orange, white and red, and cost $7 each.

 

Mums will be ordered on Tuesday, Sept. 25, and will arrive the second week of October.

 

Mums

CES names Leaders of the Month

 

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

 

Students chosen were selected because they excel at the Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, specifically the third habit, which is to Put First Things First.

 

From left, front, are second-graders Hannah Matias and Aubrey Allen, kindergartener Jayla Barbee, first-grader Carter Ward and kindergarteners Paris Washington-Hall, Tate Jones and Nevaeh Milburn. Second row, fifth-grader TiOnday Slaughter, fourth-grader Peyton Mitchell, third-graders Willow Griffin, Karsyn Smith and Sawyer Lange and fourth-grader Lilly Wise. Back, fourth-grader Ajada Smith, fifth-graders Eva Bledsoe and Brayden Paiz, first-grader Alaina Bridgewater, fourth-grader Camren Skaggs, second-grader Kaiden Bradfield, third-grader Keiava Thompson, second-grader Melody Ward and fifth-grader Arianna Childers. Absent from the photo are kindergarteners Gianni Gribbins and Amarya Penn-Thompson, first-graders Jacob Parrish and Kingston Cowherd and fifth-grader Kiera Bailey.

Merry Christmas!

 

Merry Christmas to you and yours!

 

Best wishes from the Eagle family for a happy holiday.

 

Merry Christmas

CES PTA to meet July 21

 

Campbellsville Elementary School PTA will meet on Saturday, July 21.

 

The meeting will be at the school at 10 a.m.

 

Items on the agenda include the officer election process and an upcoming fundraiser.

 

CES PTA

CIS to host Hepatitis A vaccine clinics

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host clinics for students to receive the Hepatitis A vaccination, which they are required to have before attending school.

 

Kroger staff members will set up at Campbellsville Elementary School during its open house on Wednesday, Aug. 1, from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

 

Eastridge Phelps staff members will set up for Campbellsville middle and high school students on Thursday, Aug. 2, from 12:30 to 4:15 p.m.

 

Vaccinations

CHS marching band to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School marching band will host a fundraiser at Dairy Queen on Wednesday, Oct. 10. 

 

The band will receive a portion of proceeds from inside orders from 6 to 9 p.m.

 

All money raised will go toward the season’s expenses.

 

 

Dairy Queen

CMS names Exceeding Eagles

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Exceeding Eagles for the week of Nov. 12.

 

Students who receive the Exceeding Eligible award are those who go above and beyond inside and outside of the classroom, accomplish a goal they didn’t believe possible and excel in their academics and extra-curricular activities.

 

CMS Exceeding Eagles for the week of Nov. 12 are, from left, sixth-graders Spencer Bates and Kenya Bridgewater, seventh-graders Hannah Singleton and Ryan Grubbs and eighth-graders Bri Davis and Logan Wilson.

CHS football region championships shirts available

 

Campbellsville High School football team is selling region championship shirts.

 

On Friday, Nov. 17, the CHS football team defeated Crittenden County to win the Class A Region 1 championship.

 

This is the first region championship win for the Eagles since 1998.

 

CHS Eagle Football Region Champs

CES students honor CHS football players

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently honored Campbellsville High School football players at an assembly.

 

CES students recognized the players and cheered for them as they play in the state tournament.

 

CHS senior Charlie Pettigrew gets hugs from CES students.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of Nov. 12.

 

They are kindergarteners Jaevan Tompkins, Karson Wright, Charlotte Coots and James DeBrot; first-graders Jacob Sandidge, Kingson Duncan, Alinna Bray and Alaziah Smith; second-graders Karter Young, Stella Newcomb, LeeAnna Garvin and Vicky Li; third-graders Anna Keith, Nikolas Torres, Hunter Clark and Frehley Whitlow; fourth-graders Katie Lane and Kendall Cruz; and fifth-graders Mattie Abner and Cassandra White.

 

From left, front, are first-grader Alinna Bray, kindergartners Charlotte Coots, James DeBrot and Jaevan Tompkins and third-grader Nikolas Torres. Second row, first-grader Jacob Sandidge, fourth-grader Katie Lane, second-grader Karter Young, first-grader Kingson Duncan and second-grader Stella Newcomb. Back, second-grader LeeAnna Garvin, fifth-grader Cassandra White, second-grader Vicky Li, third-grader Frehley Whitlow, fifth-grader Mattie Abner and third-grader Hunter Clark. Absent from the photos are kindergartener Karson Wright, first-grader Alaziah Smith, third-grader Anna Keith and fourth-grader Kendall Cruz.

CES to host kindergarten registration March 21 and 22

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host registration on Wednesday, March 21, and Thursday, March 22, for students entering kindergarten in the 2018-2019 school year.

 

To enroll, children must be 5 years old on or before Aug. 1. In previous school years, the date was Oct. 1.

 

Kindergarten Registration

Health department to host clinic for CIS students

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students are invited to attend an immunization clinic at Taylor County Health Department on Monday, Feb. 19.

 

The clinic will be from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. for students to receive the Hepatitis A vaccination.

 

The Hepatitis A vaccine will be available during the clinic on a first come, first served basis, and will be provided for free.

 

Vaccinations

CIS to host Pink Out, raise money for cancer awareness

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools is raising awareness and money to support those fighting cancer.

 

CIS will host a district-wide Pink Out on Tuesday, Oct. 30.

 

During the Pink Out, students and staff members are encouraged to wear as much pink as possible.

 

And, those who want to wear a hat can do so for a $1 donation. All proceeds will be donated to cancer awareness.

 

CIS Pink Out

CES names Writer of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Writer of the Week for the week of Nov. 12.

 

CES fourth-grader Annabelle Brockman received the award.

 

CES fourth-grader Annabelle Brockman was named Writer of the Week for the week of Nov. 12.

CES choir begins pastry fundraiser

 

Campbellsville Elementary School choir has begun a frozen pastries fundraiser.

 

The choir is selling Butter Braids, which are pastries that can be frozen for holidays, special occasions and anytime a special pastry is needed.

 

Flavors available include a four-cheese and herb with marinara dipping sauce, apple, blueberry with cream cheese, cinnamon, double chocolate and strawberry with cream cheese.

 

Eagle Music

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of Nov. 12.

 

They are kindergartener Charlie Engle, first-grader Mae Miller, second-grader Briley Sapp, third-grader Seeley Whitaker, fourth-grader Braxton Agee and fifth-grader Kealey Mann.

 

From left are second-grader Briley Sapp, first-grader Mae Miller, third-grader Seeley Whitaker, fourth-grader Braxton Agee and fifth-grader Kealey Mann.  

CES students to help children at Christmas

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are collecting money to help local children at Christmas.

 

Laura Dicken’s students are selling snacks to raise money.

 

Students recently decorated oatmeal pies to look like turkeys, and will sell them at the school.

 

All money raised will be used to purchase toys to donate to Campbellsville Fire & Rescue’s annual Toys for Kids effort.

 

CES second-grader Delaney Staton holds her oatmeal pie.

CHS FCCLA group collecting donations for homeless shelter

 

Campbellsville High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America students are collecting food items for the local homeless shelter.

 

All non-perishable food items will be accepted through Friday, March 2.

 

 

Food Drive

CHS FCA group to host prayer walk

 

Campbellsville High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes and Green River Memorial Baptist Church will host a prayer walk for the new school year at the District’s campuses.

 

The walk will be Sunday, Aug. 5, starting at Campbellsville Elementary School at 5:30 p.m.

 

The group will travel to Campbellsville Middle School at 6 p.m., and end at Campbellsville High School at about 6:15 p.m.

 

CHS FCA

CHS volleyball team to host tailgate, students eat free

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team will host a tailgate before Friday night’s football game, with all students eating free.

 

The tailgate will begin at 6 p.m. at the CHS stadium pavilion.

 

On the menu will be a choice of pork shoulder, tenderloin or pulled pork sandwich, baked beans, chips, drinks and dessert.

 

Eagle Football

CHS marching band to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School marching band will host a fundraiser at Dairy Queen on Wednesday, Sept. 12. 

 

The band will receive a portion of proceeds from inside orders from 6 to 9 p.m.

 

All money raised will go toward the season’s expenses.

 

Dairy Queen

CMS students visit bookmobile

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently visited the Taylor County Public Library bookmobile and checked out some good books to read.

 

Sarah Hampton, outreach librarian, brought the bookmobile to the CMS campus recently to let students take a look around.

 

CMS sixth-graders Destiny Bradley, at left, and Natasha Torres browse the books at the bookmobile.

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

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball coaches will host their annual “Hoop It Up” basketball clinic on June 11-14 at the CHS gym.

 

The clinic will be from 9 a.m. to noon each day at CHS and is for students entering first through eighth grades this fall.

 

Eagle Basketball

FRYSC Advisory Council to meet

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Family Resource and Youth Services Center Advisory Council will have its regular meeting on Thursday, Aug. 2, at noon.

 

The meeting will be at the Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council room, which is on the CHS campus.

 

CIS

CHS football team to play for region championship

 

Campbellsville High School football team will play to repeat as region champions on Friday, Nov. 16.

 

CHS will host Crittenden County in the third round of the state tournament at Dave Fryrear Field.

 

Kickoff is at 7 p.m.

 

Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for students.

 

CHS Football

CHS students make comic books

 

Campbellsville High School students recently made comic books in their English classes.

 

AP language and composition students in Ben Davis’s classes were asked to create a comic book or graphic novel that demonstrates their understanding of argumentative writing.

 

CHS sophomore Arren Hash discusses his comic with Principal Weston Jones.

Lady Eagles to take on Nelson County in 5th region tournament

 

Campbellsville High School Lady Eagles will take on Nelson County on Monday, Feb. 26, in the first round of the 5th region tournament.

 

The game begins at 6 p.m. at Central Hardin High School in Elizabethtown.

 

Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for students. There are no advance sales.

 

Lady Eagles

CHS crushes Adair County to win 20th District championship

 

A big congratulations to the CHS baseball team!

 

The team defeated Adair tonight to win the 20th District tournament championship!

 

Final score 16-4.

 

CHS plays in the region tournament next week.

 

Way to go Eagles!

 

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CES student to star in ‘Annie!’

 

Campbellsville Elementary School student Sophia Santos, who will soon be a fourth-grader, has been cast in the upcoming Campbellsville University production of “Annie!”

 

Santos has been cast as an orphan named Maria.

 

Cyndi Chadwick, who is a music teacher at CES, is the music director for the production.

 

And Christian Berry, who graduated from Campbellsville High School in May, is part of the crew.

 

The play will be presented on July 4-8 at Russ Mobley Theater.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School student Sophia Santos, at left, who will soon be a fourth-grader, has been cast as an orphan named Maria in the upcoming Campbellsville University production of “Annie!”

CHS football team to host kickoff dinner and auction

 

Campbellsville High School football team will host its fourth annual kickoff dinner and auction on Sunday, Aug. 5.

 

Dinner will start at noon in the CHS cafeteria, followed by the auction in the CHS gymnasium.

 

Tickets are $10 each and the menu will include shredded barbecue pork and chicken, beans, hash brown casserole, dessert and drinks, catered by Brothers.

 

Eagle Football

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

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students will present a Christmas musical on Monday, Dec. 10.

 

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

 

CES kindergarteners, from left, Dane Gray, Beckett Hill and Tate Jones put on their mad faces as they sing and dance.

CHS boys’ basketball team to host Tip-Off Classic

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team will host and play in the Domino’s Tip-Off Classic on Saturday, Dec. 2.

 

Games will be in the CHS gym, beginning at 4 p.m.

 

Eagle Basketball

CIS choir department to host ‘Eagle Winterfest’

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ choir department will host “Eagle Winterfest,” an indoor shopping event, on Saturday, Feb. 3.

 

The event will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Campbellsville Elementary School campus.

 

There will be a variety of local vendors selling craft items, clothing and much more.

 

Eagle Winterfest

CHS art students make 3D letters

 

Campbellsville High School art students are making 3D letters out of cardboard.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s class, students recently studied differences between two- and three-dimensional objects.

 

CHS freshman Adin Hunt cuts out his letter.

CMS SBDM to meet

 

Campbellsville Middle School Site-Based Decision Making Council will meet in special session on Wednesday, Jan. 24.

 

The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the CMS office.

 

School Board

CES art students paint winter landscapes

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are painting winter landscapes.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, students are learning how to make tints and shades of colors.

 

CES first-grader Trinity Dye paints a winter landscape.

CHS SBDM to meet

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council will meet for its regular monthly meeting on Monday, Dec. 18.

 

The meeting will begin at 3:15 p.m. in the CHS SBDM meeting room. It is open to the public.

 

School Board Meeting

CHS SBDM to meet

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council will have its regular meeting on Monday, March 19.

 

The meeting will begin at 3:15 p.m. and is open to the public.

 

School Board Meeting

CMS choir to host bake sale

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host a bake sale on Saturday, April 14.

 

The sale will be at Kroger in Green River Plaza, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

All proceeds will help pay for choir expenses.

 

Bake Sale

CHS SBDM to interview principal candidates

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council members will interview principal candidates on Saturday, July 21.

 

Council members met in special session on Thursday, July 19, to review results from stakeholder surveys about the qualities the new principal should have.

 

CIS Superintendent Kirby Smith, who serves on the Council during the principal selection process, said there were 68 responses to the survey.

 

CHS

CHS seniors to order cap and gowns

 

Campbellsville High School seniors will soon take another step toward graduation.

 

Representatives from Herff-Jones will be at school on Friday, Nov. 16, at 12:30 p.m. to meet with students to discuss purchasing cap and gowns, invitations, apparel and more.

 

Class of 2019

CHS SBDM to meet

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council will have its regular meeting on Monday, May 21.

 

The meeting will begin at 3:15 p.m. and is open to the public.

 

CHS

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. 2 and 3.

 

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.

 

Eagle Basketball

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Nov. 12.

 

They are freshmen MaCayla Falls, sophomore Abi Wiedewitsch, junior Lauryn Agathen and senior Abbie Dicken.

 

From left are senior Abbie Dicken, junior Lauryn Agathen, sophomore Abi Wiedwitsch and freshman MaCayla Falls.

CMS SBDM to meet

 

Campbellsville Middle School Site-Based Decision Making Council will have its regular meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 13.

 

The meeting will begin at 4:30 p.m. in the CMS office.

 

School Board Meeting

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

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

 

The training will be at the FRYSC Center, which is located at Campbellsville High School, at 10 a.m.

 

Anyone interested in volunteering with the District is invited to attend.

 

CIS

CMS to host after-school study session

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host an after-school study session on Friday, Dec. 15.

 

The session will be from 1 to 2:15 p.m.

 

Study

CMS girls’ winter basketball begins soon

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ winter basketball program will begin soon.

 

There will be a meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 23, for girls in third through sixth grades who are interested in playing.

 

The meeting will begin at 7:15 p.m. in the Campbellsville High School cafeteria.

 

Eagle Basketball

CIS to host Veterans Day program

 

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

 

The special ceremony will be on Tuesday, Nov. 13, at 9:30 a.m. in the Campbellsville High School gym.

 

Veterans Day

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.

 

Orders are due by Friday, Nov. 30, and money must be turned in that day.

 

Poinsettia

CMS football team to host car wash, fish fry

 

Campbellsville Middle School football team will host a car wash and fish fry fundraiser.

 

The events will be Saturday, June 9, at Advance Auto Parts.

 

The car wash will be from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and the fish fry is from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

 

Fundraiser

CES preschool students learn about fairy tales

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are learning about fairytales.

 

In Denise Spencer’s class, students have read many fairytales and learned that they are make believe stories.

 

As an activity, students made their own magic wands and practiced casting imaginary spells.

 

CES preschool students in Denise Spencer’s class hold their magic wands.

CES students to raise money for American Heart Association

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are raising money for the American Heart Association.

 

Throughout the week of Feb. 26, students can participate in Jump Rope for Heart.

 

Each morning, at about 7:30 a.m., students can pay $1 to jump rope with Campbellsville High School athletes.

 

Jump Rope for Heart

CMS students discuss test scores

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders recently had a “Chat and Chew” to learn about the importance of their state test scores.

 

In Paige Cook’s language arts classes, students are discussing their scores on the K-PREP tests they took during the 2017-2018 school year.

 

CMS teacher Paige Cook discusses K-PREP test data with her students.

CMS SBDM to meet

 

Campbellsville Middle School Site-Based Decision Making Council will meet in special session on Monday, Dec. 18.

 

The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. in the CMS office.

 

School Board Meeting

CHS SBDM to meet

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council will meet for its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 16.

 

The meeting will begin at 3:15 p.m. in the CHS SBDM meeting room. It is open to the public.

 

Meeting

CIS cancels school on Friday, Jan. 19

 

There will be no school tomorrow, Friday, Jan. 19, for Campbellsville Independent Schools.

 

Teachers are to report at 9 a.m. for a work day.

 

No School

CIS to host public forum on school safety

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools is working with local law enforcement to host a public forum to discuss school safety.

 

The forum will be Tuesday, March 20, at 6 p.m. in Hamilton Auditorium.

 

The event is free and open to the public, and all CIS parents are urged to attend.

 

Safety Forum

CIS to host Party in the Park

 

Campbellsville Independents Schools will host a “Party in the Park” to celebrate the start of the new school year.

 

The party will be Monday, Aug. 6, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Miller Park playground.

 

There will be free food, games, family activities and t-shirts.

 

Party in the Park

CHS students present cultural projects

 

Campbellsville High School students are learning about other cultures.

 

AP human geography students in Blake Milby’s classes are learning about what makes the United States different from other countries.

 

CHS freshmen Peyton Dabney, at left, and Jack Sabo dress the part as they present about Russia.

CHS football team selling Notre Dame tickets

 

Campbellsville High School football team is auctioning four Notre Dame football tickets.

 

The tickets were originally sold during the team’s annual kickoff dinner and auction last month.

 

However, the buyer is now unable to attend the game and the team is once again selling the tickets.

 

CHS Football Tickets

CHS to host blood drive

 

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

 

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

 

Blood Drive

CHS student is first to complete Microsoft Access certification

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Hayley Wethington recently completed a Microsoft Office industry certification and made school history.

 

As of Tuesday, Nov. 13, Wethington passed a Certiport exam to receive certification in Microsoft Access.

 

She is the first CHS student to complete certification in Access.

 

Hayley Wethington

CES to host preschool registration

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host a preschool early registration event on Tuesday, May 29, and Wednesday, May 30.

 

Registration will be at the CES campus on Tuesday, May 29, from 9 a.m. to noon and on Wednesday, May 30, from 1 to 4 p.m.

 

Enrollment packets and school information will be available for parents.

 

School Registration

CHS to host Forcht Bank Bowl

 

Campbellsville High School will host its annual Forcht Bank Bowl on Friday and Saturday, Aug. 17 and 18, at Campbellsville University.

 

This year’s bowl will feature four football games, with two played Friday and the other two played Saturday evening at the CU football field.

 

Tickets are $10 a night.

 

Eagle Football

CMS to host dance

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host a dance on Friday, Sept. 7, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the multi-purpose room.

 

Admission is $5.

 

Concessions will be sold.

 

Dance

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.

 

Tickets are $30 each, and will include two Pick 3 numbers, so each ticket comes with two chances each day to win the day’s cash prize.

 

Eagle Athletics

CHS to host White Castle fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School project graduation committee will host a White Castle fundraiser on Saturday, Jan. 27.

 

From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Crave Mobile will open be at Lowe’s parking lot.

 

A portion of proceeds from sales will be donated to the CHS project graduation fundraising effort.

 

Crave Mobile

CES to host dance

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host a dance on Friday, Feb. 16.

 

The dance is for students in third, fourth and fifth grades, and will be from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in the CES gym.

 

Dance

CES to host luncheon for law enforcement officers

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host a soup luncheon on Friday, March 16, in honor of all law enforcement officers.

 

All city, county and state law enforcement officials are invited to attend the free luncheon.

 

CES LE Luncheon

CHS honors academic achievers

 

Campbellsville High School recently announced its academic achievers for November.

 

Three students from each grade level are honored, and they were recognized at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Nov. 12.

 

CHS academic achievers for November were honored at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Nov. 12. They are, from left, sophomores Zoie Sidebottom, Anna Clara Moura and Arren Hash, junior Taliyah Hazelwood, freshmen Tezon Mitchell and MaCayla Falls, junior Emily Rodgers, senior Reagan Knight, freshman Peyton Dabney, junior Kelson Griffiths and senior Ian McAninch. Absent from the photo is senior Davon Cecil.

CMS to host Valentine’s dance

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host a Valentine’s dance on Friday, Feb. 9.

 

The dance will be in the multi-purpose room and is from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

 

Sweethearts

CIS cancels school, Board meeting on Monday, March 12

 

Because of winter weather, there will be no school or Board meeting today, Monday, March 12, for Campbellsville Independent Schools.

 

Tonight's regular Campbellsville Board of Education meeting has been postponed to Monday, March 19, at 6 p.m. at the CHS gym. An agenda for the special meeting will be set at a later date.

 

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CMS SBDM accepting parent nominations

 

Campbellsville Middle School Site-Based Decision Making Council is accepting parent nominations for the 2018-2019 school year.

 

Nomination forms will be available in the CMS office through Friday, May 25, at 3 p.m.

 

Voting will be Tuesday, May 29, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the CMS office.

 

CMS

CHS to host Lady Eagle volleyball camp

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team will host a camp for students who will be in third through eighth grades this coming school year.

 

The camp is scheduled for Monday, July 16, Tuesday, July 17, and Thursday, July 19, in the CHS gym.

 

Campers will attend from 5 to 7 p.m.

 

The fee to attend is $25.

 

Eagle Volleyball

CHS football team to host bass tournament

 

Campbellsville High School football team will host a kickoff bass tournament on Friday, July 27, starting at 7 p.m. at Green River Lake, off Ramp 1.

 

There will be a $1,000 guarantee for the first-place team.

 

Based on 24 boats entered into the competition, second-place winners will receive $500 and third place will receive $250.

 

Eagle Football

TRH, athletic trainer receive Change Award

 

Campbellsville High School athletic trainer Rebecca Cravens and Taylor Regional Hospital received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Nov. 12.

 

Superintendent Kirby Smith honors three Change Award winners each month, including a certified and classified employee and a community member.

 

Jane Wheatley, CEO at TRH, and Cravens received the community Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors CHS athletic trainer Rebecca Cravens with the community Change Award.     Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors TRH CEO Jane Wheatley with the community Change Award.

CHS girls’ basketball team to host Food Pantry Classic

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team will host its annual Food Pantry Classic this week.

 

The tournament will be played on Dec. 20-22 in the CHS gym.

 

Games begin on Wednesday, Dec. 20, at 3 p.m.

 

Food Pantry Classic

CHS tennis team to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School tennis team will host a fundraiser at Gatti’s Pizza on Thursday, Feb. 22.

 

The team will receive a portion of proceeds from inside sales and pickup orders from 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.

 

Eagle Tennis

CHS volleyball tryouts set for July 16, 17 and 19

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball tryouts for the upcoming season have been scheduled.

 

Tryouts will be from 9 to 11 a.m. on Monday, July 16, Tuesday, July 17, and Thursday, July 19.

 

Players should report to the CHS gym.

 

Eagle Volleyball

CHS guidance counselor receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville High School guidance counselor Richard Dooley received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Nov. 12.

 

Superintendent Kirby Smith honors three Change Award winners each month, including a certified and classified employee and a community member.

 

Dooley received the certified Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith, at left, honors CHS guidance counselor Richard Dooley with the certified Change Award.

CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host a blood drive on Friday, May 4, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

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

 

Donors must be at least 17 – 16 with parental consent – to be considered for donation.

 

Blood Drive

CHS marching band begins fireworks fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School marching band has begun its annual fireworks fundraiser.

 

TNT Fireworks will operate two tents leading up to the Fourth of July holiday, and a portion of proceeds will be given to the band.

 

Tents will be located near the Tractor Supply parking lot and Kroger on Broadway.

 

Fireworks

CHS SBDM members seek input with principal selection

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council members have begun the process to hire a new principal, and are now seeking input from community stakeholders.

 

On Monday, July 16, Council members met to create a survey seeking input from parents, faculty/staff members, students and community members as to the qualities they would like to see in a new principal.

 

Council members also met in closed session to discuss the questions they will ask candidates during interviews.

 

To complete the survey, click here.

 

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CHS volleyball team to host tailgate fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team will host a tailgate fundraiser on Friday, Aug. 24.

 

The tailgate will be before the CHS vs. Casey County football game, which starts at 7:30 p.m. at Dave Fryrear Field on the CHS campus.

 

The volleyball team will host the tailgate from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the CHS stadium pavilion.

 

Tickets are $5 each.

 

Eagle Volleyball

CES attendance clerk receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville Elementary School attendance clerk Sharon Mills received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Nov. 12.

 

Superintendent Kirby Smith honors three Change Award winners each month, including a certified and classified employee and a community member.

 

Mills received the classified Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors Campbellsville Elementary School attendance clerk Sharon Mills with the classified Change Award.

CMS to host student-led conferences

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host student-led conferences on Monday, Dec. 11, from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

 

During the conferences, students will discuss their grades with their parents and teachers.

 

No appointments are necessary to attend.

 

Parent-Teacher Conferences

CES students selling pizza to raise money for arts programs

 

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

 

All proceeds from the fundraiser will go toward paying musicians’ costs to perform at CES, along with funding school musical productions.

 

The fundraising campaign ends on Thursday, Oct. 25.

 

Little Caesars

CHS football player, coach honored

 

Campbellsville High School football coach Dale Estes and player Malachi Corley have been honored for their success this season.

 

Estes, who is the head coach for the Eagles, was, for the third year in a row, named Coach of the Year for Class A District 2.

 

Corley, a junior, was named the Class A District 2 Player of the Year.

 

For the third year in a row, CHS football head coach Dale Estes has been named Coach of the Year for Class A District 2.     CHS junior Malachi Corley has been named Class A District 2 Player of the Year.

CHS tennis team to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School tennis team will host a fundraiser at McDonald’s on Tuesday, April 17.

 

The team will receive a portion of proceeds from inside sales from 5 to 8 p.m.

 

McDonald's.

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, June 4.

 

In the program, meals will be provided to all children younger than 19 for free.

 

The meals will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis, at Campbellsville Elementary School cafeteria.

 

Meals will be served on Monday through Friday, through June 29.

 

Eagle Summer Feeding Program

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Tuesday, Aug. 21.

 

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

 

CIS

CHS to celebrate football homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School will celebrate football homecoming next week, with dress-up days, games, the crowning of a king and queen, a parade, chili supper and more.

 

There will be a dress up theme each day, along with a spirit game. Students will compete to win points for their class, and, at the end of the week, a winner will be announced.

 

Homecoming

CHS football team selling District championship shirts

 

Campbellsville High School football team is District champions for the second time in as many years.

 

The team is selling purple championship t-shirts and long-sleeve t-shirts.

 

T-shirts are $10 each, and long-sleeve shirts are $15.

 

District Champs Shirts

CHS girls’ basketball team selling sponsorships

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team is selling Hoop Pals sponsorships.

 

For a donation, a name can be placed on a banner showing support for the Lady Eagles this season.

 

Pledge amounts start at $5.

 

Eagle Basketball

CHS to host Eagle Jamboree

 

Campbellsville High School will host the annual Eagle Jamboree on Saturday, Nov. 25.

 

Games will begin at 11 a.m.

 

All games will consist of four 10-minute quarters with a running clock, and scores will be erased after each quarter.

 

Eagle Basketball

CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host the first blood drive of the school year on Friday, Sept. 8, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

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

 

Donors must be at least 17 – 16 with parental consent – to be considered for donation.

 

Blood Drive

CHS to host 18th District soccer tournament

 

Campbellsville High School will host this year’s 18th District boys’ soccer tournament.

 

This year’s tournament will be played on Oct. 8, 9 and 11.

 

Soccer Tournament

CHS to give away prizes during football homecoming game

 

Campbellsville High School will celebrate football homecoming the week of Oct. 15, with dress-up days, games, the crowning of a king and queen, parade, chili supper and more.

 

The week will end with a football game vs. Caverna, and two Kindle Fire devices and two flat screen televisions will be given away during the game.

 

The game will begin at 7:30 p.m. on Friday at Dave Fryrear Stadium.

 

Homecoming

CHS soccer players honored

 

Campbellsville High School soccer players were recently honored at a banquet for their performance this season.

 

Senior players Keidlan Boils, Daniel Johnson, Evan McAninch, Ian McAninch and Brody Weeks were honored for their dedication to their team.

 

All players received the Eagle Up award.

 

CHS soccer players are honored with the Eagle Up award. From left are head coach Bradley Harris, sophomore Clark Kidwell, freshman Josh Lucas, sophomores Jastyn Shively and Jeffrey Sustaita, freshmen Dakota Harris and Grant Lawson, sophomore Sae’von Buckner, junior Brennon Wheeler, seniors Daniel Johnson, Brody Weeks, Ian McAninch and Keidlan Boils and assistant coaches Owen Weeks and Malique Spaulding. Absent from the photos are freshmen Jarred Mays and Peyton Dabney and senior Evan McAninch.

CHS baseball team to host annual lead-off dinner and auction

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team will host its 12th annual lead-off dinner and auction on Saturday, March 3, at the CHS gym.

 

Dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m., with the auction to follow.

 

The menu will include chicken tenders and sides.

 

Tickets are $10.

 

CHS Baseball

CMS volleyball tryouts set for Dec. 13, 14

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball tryouts have been scheduled for the upcoming season.

 

There will be open gym time for practice on Friday, Nov. 30, and Friday, Dec. 7, from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Campbellsville High School campus.

 

Eagle Volleyball

CES Wings Express program to host parent involvement night

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express program will host a parent involvement night on Thursday, April 19.

 

Activities will be from 5 to 7 p.m. on the CES track.

 

There will be a bounce house, literacy activities and more, and parents can make homemade ice cream with their children.

 

CES WE Parent Night

CES students learn about the American flag

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned about the importance of the American flag.

 

Dan Durham, program director at Air Evac Lifeteam and pastor at Stewarts Creek Baptist Church, recently came to CES to speak to kindergarten students about the American flag.

 

Durham talked to students about how the flag was created, how it should be folded and why it’s important to always respect the flag.

 

Dan Durham, program director at Air Evac Lifeteam and pastor at Stewarts Creek Baptist Church, speaks to CES kindergarteners about the American flag. At left, kindergartener Kyona Mitchell holds the flag with Durham.

CHS to host junior varsity basketball tournaments

 

Campbellsville High School will host this year’s girls’ and boys’ 20th District junior varsity basketball tournaments.

 

The girls’ tournament is set for Wednesday, Feb. 7, in the CHS gym.

 

The boys’ tournament is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 10, at the CHS gym.

 

Basketball Tournaments

FRYSC Advisory Council to meet

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Family Resource and Youth Services Center Advisory Council will have its regular meeting on Thursday, Oct. 11, at noon.

 

The meeting will be at the Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council room, which is on the CHS campus.

 

CIS

CHS to crown football homecoming king and queen

 

Campbellsville High School will celebrate football homecoming the week of Oct. 15, with dress-up days, games, the crowning of a king and queen, a parade, chili supper and more.

 

This year’s king and queen will be crowned at halftime of the CHS vs. Caverna football game, which begins at 7:30 p.m. at Dave Fryrear Stadium.

 

CHS will celebrate football homecoming the week of Oct. 15, culminating with the crowning of a king and queen. This year’s candidates are, from left, front, Elizabeth Sullivan, Salena Ritchie, Tatem Wiseman and Christa Riggs. Second row, seniors Glenn Lamer, Myles Murrell, Ryan Kearney and Charlie Pettigrew. Third row, juniors Blake Allen, Samantha Johnson and Malachi Corley. Fourth row, sophomores Anna Clara Moura, Reggie Thomas, Chloe Garrett and Kameron Smith. Back, freshmen Tayler Thompson, Karley Morris, Peyton Dabney and Dakota Harris. Absent from the photo is junior Victoria Cox.

CHS football team defeats Russellville to advance in state playoffs

 

Campbellsville High School football team has defeated Russellville to advance to the third round of state playoffs.

 

Final score was 52-13.

 

CHS will host Crittenden County in the third round on Friday, Nov. 16, at 8 p.m. at Dave Fryrear Field.

 

CHS senior Charlie Pettigrew runs the ball, with a Russellville player at his heels.

CES to host literacy night

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host a pirate-themed literacy night on Thursday, April 19.

 

The night will be full of activities, including stations in the gymnasium and cafeteria, from 5 to 7 p.m.

 

Literacy Night

CHS SBDM members begin principal selection process

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council members have begun the process to hire a new principal.

 

On Friday, July 13, Council members met for formal training on the process.

 

The Council will meet in special session on Monday, July 16, at 9 a.m. at the Board of Education office. The meeting is open to the public.

 

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CES kindergarten students make turkeys

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are making turkeys in honor of the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday.

 

When finished, the students will display their turkeys in the hallways.

 

CES kindergartener Jayvian Shively holds his turkey.

CES student to star in ‘Annie!’

 

Campbellsville Elementary School student Sophia Santos, who will soon be a fourth-grader, has been cast in the upcoming Campbellsville University production of “Annie!”

 

Santos has been cast as an orphan named Maria.

 

Cyndi Chadwick, who is a music teacher at CES, will be the music director for the production.

 

And Christian Berry, who graduated from Campbellsville High School in May, is part of the crew.

 

Annie!

CHS senior named to all-region golf team

 

Campbellsville High School senior Layton Hord has been named to the Fourth Region golf team for his performance this season.

 

Hord recently signed a letter of intent to continue his golf career at Campbellsville University next fall.

 

Campbellsville High School senior Layton Hord has been named to the Fourth Region golf team for his performance this season.

CMS names Exceeding Eagles

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Exceeding Eagles for the week of Nov. 5.

 

Students who receive the Exceeding Eligible award are those who go above and beyond inside and outside of the classroom, accomplish a goal they didn’t believe possible and excel in their academics and extra-curricular activities.

 

CMS Exceeding Eagles for the week of Nov. 5 are, from left, sixth-graders Marissa Segura and J.J. Gurley, seventh-graders Allie Compton and Kaden Bloyd and eighth-graders Jasmine Daniels and Tyler Booth.

CIS dismisses school

 

Because of illness, there will be no school tomorrow, Thursday, Jan. 11, at Campbellsville Independent Schools.

 

School had previously been dismissed on Friday, Jan. 12, for a Teacher Work Day.

 

There will also be no school on Monday, Jan. 15, in observance of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.

 

School will resume Tuesday, Jan. 16.

 

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CHS to celebrate homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School will celebrate basketball homecoming next week.

 

Activities begin on Monday, Jan. 22.

 

Homecoming

CHS to take on Taylor County in Bobby Brockman Memorial Big Dawg Bowl

 

Campbellsville High School football team will take on Taylor County High School on Friday, Aug. 31, in the annual Bobby Brockman Memorial Big Dawg Bowl.

 

The game will be played at 7:30 p.m. at Dave Fryrear Field.

 

This year’s bowl has been renamed in honor of the late Bobby Brockman, who was an Eagle and sports editor at the Central Kentucky News-Journal.

 

CHS Football

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of Nov. 5.

 

They are kindergarteners Zayden Walker, James Debrot, Amarya Penn-Thompson, Colton Sapp and Madilyn Caswell; first-graders Gabriella Tate, Hayden Goff and Jaxon Williams; second-graders Serenity Jones, Melody Ward and Madison Wilhoite; third-graders Eric Epperson, Serenity Taylor and Amani Bridgewater; fourth-graders Jaylin Christie, Timmy Tu and Trever Lasley; and fifth-graders Bradyn Spurling, Bobby Engle, Bradley Paris, Keaton Hord, Devin Underwood and Westin Dudgeon.

 

From left, front, are kindergarteners Colton Sapp and Zayden Walker, first-grader Hayden Goff and kindergartener Amarya Penn-Thompson. Second row, fourth-grader Trever Lasley, second-grader Madison Wilhoite, first-grader Jaxon Williams, kindergartener Madilyn Caswell and first-grader Gabriella Tate. Third row, second-grader Melody Ward, fifth-grader Bradyn Spurling, fourth-grader Jaylin Christie, third-grader Serenity Taylor, second-grader Serenity Jones, fifth-grader Devin Underwood and third-grader Eric Epperson. Back, fourth-grader Timmy Tu, fifth-grader Bradley Paris, third-grader Amani Bridgewater and fifth-graders Westin Dudgeon, Keaton Hord and Bobby Engle. Absent from the photo is kindergartener James Debrot.

CES PTA to meet

 

Campbellsville Elementary School PTA will host an informational meeting on Wednesday, April 18, at 5:15 p.m. in the cafeteria.

 

Those attending will be asked to sign in, and children can play in the gym during the meeting.

 

CES PTA

CES to host Back to School Bash

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host a Back to School Bash before the start of the school year.

 

The bash will be Monday, July 30, from 5 to 7 p.m.

 

All students and parents are invited to attend for free food, games and family activities.

 

Back to School Bash

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of Nov. 5.

 

They are kindergartener Ava Muncie, first-grader Hayden Goff, second-grader Trinity Clark, third-grader Marion Mann, fourth-grader Griffin Skaggs and fifth-grader Zarek Stone.

 

From left are first-grader Hayden Goff, fourth-grader Griffin Skaggs, fifth-grader Zarek Stone, third-grader Marion Mann and second-grader Trinity Clark. Absent from the photo is kindergartener Ava Muncie.

CMS, CHS art teacher featured in exhibit

 

Campbellsville middle and high school art teacher Jo Ann Harris will be featured in an upcoming exhibit at the Taylor County Public Library.

 

Harris will show three pieces in the library’s first juried art exhibit, which will be on display from Monday, Sept. 10, through Saturday, Sept. 15.

 

Jo Ann Harris

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.

 

Gift boxes are available, and customers can also buy apples, grapefruit, pears, nuts, oranges, pineapples, country hams and other items. Items vary in price.

 

Fruit

CHS to host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville High School will host parent-teacher conferences on Monday, Feb. 5.

 

Conferences will be from 3:15 to 5 p.m., and teachers will be available to meet with students and their parents to discuss grades from the third nine-week grading period.

 

Parent-Teacher Conferences

CMS to host softball tryouts

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host softball tryouts on Monday, Feb. 12, and Tuesday, Feb. 13.

 

Tryouts for seventh- and eighth-grade students will be Monday, Feb. 12, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the fieldhouse on the Campbellsville Elementary School campus.

 

Tryouts for fifth- and sixth-grade students will be on Tuesday, Feb. 13, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the fieldhouse.

 

Eagle Softball

CMS boys’ basketball tryouts are Sept. 10, 12 and 13

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ basketball tryouts have been scheduled for the 2018-2019 season.

 

Tryouts for sixth-graders will be Monday, Sept. 10, from 3:15 to 4:45 p.m.

 

Eighth-graders will try out on Wednesday, Sept. 12, from 4:45 to 6 p.m.

 

And seventh-grade students will try out on Thursday, Sept. 13, from 3:15 to 4:45 p.m.

 

Eagle Basketball

CES Wings Express program to host ‘Christmas Around the World’

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express program will host a “Christmas Around the World” event for its participants and their families.

 

Activities will be on Thursday, Nov. 29, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the CES gym.

 

CES WE Christmas Around the World

CHS to host freshman basketball tournaments

 

Campbellsville High School will host this year’s girls’ and boys’ 20th District freshman basketball tournaments.

 

The girls’ tournament is set for Wednesday, Jan. 31, in the CHS gym.

 

The boys’ tournament is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 3, at the CHS gym.

 

Basketball Tournaments

CES PTA elections are Tuesday, Aug. 14

 

Campbellsville Elementary School PTA will have its elections on Tuesday, Aug. 14.

 

Elections will begin at 6 p.m. at the school.

 

All paid members are eligible to vote. To join the PTA, dues are $5.

 

CES PTA

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer orientation and training on Friday, Sept. 14.

 

The training will be at the FRYSC Center, which is located at Campbellsville High School, at 10 a.m.

 

Anyone interested in volunteering with the District is invited to attend.

 

CIS

CIS to host cheerleading league

 

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

 

Campbellsville High School cheerleading coaches Nikki Price and Lisa Jo Wiseman coordinate the league, along with CHS cheerleaders.

 

Cheerleading

CES PTA to meet

 

Campbellsville Elementary School PTA has scheduled a meeting to discuss upcoming events.

 

The meeting will be Saturday, May 19, at 10 a.m. in the cafeteria.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School PTA has scheduled a meeting to discuss upcoming events.    The meeting will be Saturday, May 19, at 10 a.m. in the cafeteria.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Nov. 5.

 

They are freshman Lainey Watson, sophomore Zachary Shaw, junior Siera Owens and senior Spencer Swafford.

 

From left are freshman Lainey Watson, sophomore Zachary Shaw, junior Siera Owens and senior Spencer Swafford.

CHS students complete certifications

 

Campbellsville High School junior Tahler Franklin and sophomore Laci Hodgens recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

As of Thursday, Nov. 8, Franklin and Hodgens have passed Certiport exams in Word, PowerPoint and Excel to become a Microsoft Office Specialist.

 

Tahler Franklin     Laci Hodgens

CMS to host student-led conferences

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host student-led conferences on Tuesday, March 13, from 4 to 6 p.m.

 

During the conferences, students will discuss their grades with their parents and teachers.

 

No appointments are necessary to attend.

 

Parent-Teacher Conferences

CES students make bird feeders

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned to make their own bird feeders during a reading lesson.

 

CES teacher Vanessa Adkins meets with students each day to help them with reading and math skills.

 

During a recent lesson, students read the book “The Mystery of the Missing Berries.”

 

CES second-grader Cloud Malone hangs his bird feeder, with help from teacher Vanessa Adkins.

CES students learn to write music

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning to write music.

 

In Cyndi Chadwick’s class, students are having fun learning to play the bucket drums.

 

As part of their lessons, students recently discussed how to write a rhythm a musician can play on the drums.

 

CES fifth-grader Devin Underwood, at right, helps classmate Arianna Childers as she writes her rhythms.

CES, CMS and CHS announce open house, registration dates

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools recently announced their open house dates to help students and parents begin the 2018-2019 school year.

 

Teachers and administrators will attend the events to answer questions about the new year.

 

Back to School

CMS names Exceeding Eagles

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Exceeding Eagles for the week of Oct. 29.

 

Students who receive the Exceeding Eligible award are those who go above and beyond inside and outside of the classroom, accomplish a goal they didn’t believe possible and excel in their academics and extra-curricular activities.

 

CMS Exceeding Eagles for the week of Oct. 29 are, from left, sixth-graders Landon Rakes and Anna Floyd, seventh-graders Chloe Thompson and Chase Lawless and eighth-graders J.T. Washington and Kailey Lozano.

CMS, CHS archery team hosting signups

 

Campbellsville middle and high school archery team is hosting signups through Tuesday, Oct. 16.

 

Students interested in participating can sign up in their school’s office.

 

There will be an informational meeting for those interested on Tuesday, Oct. 16, at 2 p.m. in the CMS multi-purpose room.

 

This meeting is for students only. There will be a parent meeting at a later date.

 

Archery

CIS Board of Education members re-elected

 

Three of the five Campbellsville Independent Schools Board of Education members have been re-elected to serve four more years.

 

Board members Angie Johnson, Mitch Overstreet and Suzanne Wilson, who currently serves as vice chair, were re-elected to their seats on Tuesday, Nov. 6.

 

Angie Johnson     MItch Overstreet     Suzanne Wilson

CIS students cast in ‘Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory’

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students have been cast in the upcoming Campbellsville University production of “Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory Jr.”

 

Performances will be Friday, June 8, and Saturday, June 9, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, June 10, at 2:30 p.m. at the CU theater.

The play will be presented as part of a youth theater camp hosted by Town Hall Productions.

 

CIS

CHS FCCLA to collect winter clothing

 

Campbellsville High School FCCLA members are collecting winter clothing for those in need.

 

Club members are asking for donations in the form of new or gently used coats, scarves, gloves and toboggans of any size.

 

Donations can be brought to the CHS campus or Green River Ministries.

 

FCCLA

CES students learn about fire prevention

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned the importance of working smoke detectors and how to stop, drop and roll.

 

Campbellsville Fire & Rescue personnel came to CES to talk about the importance of checking and changing the batteries in smoke detectors.

 

Sparky the fire dog hugs CES first-grader Linnly Adams.

CES students learn fire safety

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently learned about fire safety.

 

Robby Bryant, who works at Campbellsville Fire & Rescue and volunteers at Taylor County Fire Department, came to CES to talk to students.

 

Bryant spoke to students about how fire can be put out and why it’s important to check the batteries in smoke detectors.

 

Robby Bryant, who works at Campbellsville Fire & Rescue and volunteers at Taylor County Fire Department, shows CES Wings Express students what a fire fighter looks like when wearing all of his or her equipment.

CES students play zombie tag

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently had fun playing zombie tag.

 

In zombie tag, one student is chosen as the zombie, and he or she tries to tag classmates and make them crawlers.

 

CES second-grader Kaiden Bradfield tags classmate Tyce Owens during a game of zombie tag.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Tuesday, April 17.

 

The training will be at the FRYSC Center, which is located at Campbellsville High School, at 10:30 a.m.

 

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CES artists draw still lifes

 

Campbellsville Elementary School artists recently learned to draw still lifes.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, students learned that a still life shows a group of objects in an interesting composition.

 

To test their skills, students drew a cup with a marker, color pencil and paint brush inside.

 

CES second-grader Kingson Duncan draws his still life.

CHS baseball team to host camp

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team will host a youth camp on June 4-6.

 

The camp is for any child ages 8 to 12, and will be from 10 a.m. to noon at the CHS baseball field.

 

Campers will learn fundamentals such as hitting, throwing, infield and outfield play and base running.

 

Eagle Baseball

CES kindergarteners learn to keep a steady beat

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are learning and having fun in their music class.

 

Students in Cyndi Chadwick’s classes recently practiced keeping a steady beat.

 

To help, students made their very own shakers out of paper plates and beans.

 

CES kindergarteners Zayden Walker, at left, and Colton Shaw dance as they play their shakers.

CES art students make clay fish sculptures

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning how to make clay sculptures.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, third-graders recently used clay to shape into a fish.

 

CES third-graders in Patty Haley’s class made these clay fish.

CHS girls’ basketball team to host Food Pantry Classic

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team will host its annual Food Pantry Classic next week.

 

The tournament will be played on Dec. 20-22 in the CHS gym.

 

Games begin on Wednesday, Dec. 20.

 

Basketball

CES art students study Kandinsky

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are studying artwork made by Wassily Kandinsky.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s class, students studied Kandinsky’s artwork, and then made their own in his style.

 

 CES first-grader Shannon Carmicle paints.

CHS baseball team selling shirts

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team is selling t-shirts for the upcoming season.

 

The shirts feature the team’s new logo, and are available in several styles.

 

CHS Baseball

CHS to host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville High School will host parent-teacher conferences on Monday, Sept. 10, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the school.

 

Teachers will be on hand to meet with parents and students to discuss their grades.

 

CHS

CHS students host student showcase

 

Campbellsville High School students recently created projects based on what they learned from a novel they read in their English class.

 

In Ben Davis’s class, students recently read “The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian” by Sherman Alexie.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith talks with CHS sophomore Jasmine Davis about her project.

CHS FCCLA group collecting donations for homeless shelter

 

Campbellsville High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America students are collecting food items for the local homeless shelter.

 

All non-perishable food items will be accepted through Friday, March 9.

 

Some suggested items are canned foods, Hamburger Helper, pasta, cereal, peanut butter, juice, shelf stable milk, boxed chips and crackers.

 

Food Drive

CMS to host book fair

 

Campbellsville Middle School will soon host a book fair.

 

The book fair will be in the CMS media center and begins Monday, Oct. 15, and will end Friday, Oct. 19.

 

The fair will be open from 8 a.m. to noon and from 1 to 3 p.m.

 

Book Fair

CMS students paint with watercolors

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are learning to paint with watercolors.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s class, students are discussing different media to use when creating artwork.

 

Students have used crayons, markers, tempera paint, oil pastels and more.

 

CMS sixth-grader Serenity Mings paints.

Suspect identified in CIS vandalism incident

 

The person involved with a vandalism incident at Campbellsville Independent Schools has been identified.

 

Surveillance footage from Saturday, Aug. 18, shows someone driving a silver Volkswagen on the Campbellsville High School football field, causing an undetermined amount of damage.

 

The incident occurred at about 3 p.m.

 

Information about the incident was posted on CIS social media accounts on Monday, Aug. 20, and, a few hours later, the person pictured in the footage was identified.

 

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CMS art students learn about color

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students recently learned about color.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s classes, students learned that the color wheel tells which colors can be mixed together to make new colors.

 

Students learned about primary and secondary colors, warm and cool colors, and also neutral colors.

 

CMS seventh-grader Lance Knifley creates his neutral artwork.

CMS art students create mixed media projects

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students recently made a mixed media project.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s class, students studied artist Piet Mondrian, who is known for his landscape paintings.

 

CMS sixth-grader Lilyan Murphy adds color to her tree.

CHS marching band is seventh in Kentucky

 

Campbellsville High School marching band is the seventh best Class A band in Kentucky.

 

CHS competed in the Kentucky Music Educators Association semifinals competition on Saturday, Oct. 27, in Lexington.

 

The band advanced to the semifinals after placing third in regionals competition the previous Saturday.

 

CHS junior Autumn Babbs performs.

CHS history students study the 19th century

 

Campbellsville High School students are learning about the early 19th century.

 

AP United States history students In Susan Dabney’s class are leaning about reform movements.

 

CHS sophomores Abi Wiedewitsch, at left, and Taylor Knight present their project.

CMS, CHS students invited to attend welding, woodworking camp

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students are invited to attend a free welding and woodworking camp.

 

The camp will be hosted at Green County Area Technology Center, and is for middle school seventh- and eighth-graders and high school freshmen and sophomores.

 

The camp will be on Tuesday, May 22, and Wednesday, May 23, from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. ET.

 

CIS

CES students create fall drawings

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning about fall.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, students are talking about the colors that can be seen during the fall season.

 

After reading “There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed Some Leaves” by Lucille Colandro, students drew their very own fall scenes.

 

CES first-grader Bella Stout holds her fall scene.

CES Wings Express program to resume Jan. 8

 

Campbellsville Elementary School’s Wings Express program has changed its schedule for the upcoming weeks.

 

There will be no Wings Express activities on Monday, Dec. 18, or Tuesday, Dec. 19.

 

The program will resume on Monday, Jan. 8.

 

CES

CES to celebrate Dr. Seuss

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students will celebrate Dr. Seuss in a week of several special events, in honor of Read Across America Week.

 

Events will begin on Monday, March 5, and end Friday, March 9.

 

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

 

Dr. Seuss

CMS to host cheerleading tryouts

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host cheerleading tryouts for the 2018-2019 school year.

 

Tryouts are Monday, May 21, Tuesday, May 22, and Wednesday, May 23, from 3:10 to 4:30 p.m. in the CMS multi-purpose room.

 

Those who would like to try out are required to attend all three days.

 

Eagles Cheerleaders

CES students sharpen math skills

 

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

 

Math interventionist Vanessa Adkins works with students each day to help them learn the skills they need to advance to the next grade level.

 

CES math interventionist Vanessa Adkins helps fourth-grader Alyah Meadows play a number order game.

CHS hosts blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School students and staff members are helping save lives.

 

The school’s National Honor Society chapter hosted a blood drive on Friday, Nov. 2.

 

CHS junior Bailey Thompson winces as she donates blood.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of Oct. 29.

 

They are kindergarteners Emma Spaulding, Ava Muncie and Onyx Hunter; first-graders Cameron Carchio, Kaylee Franklin and Carsen Montgomery; second-graders Destinee Henry-Turner, Josiah Edwards and Ryne Edwards; third-graders Sawyer Lange, Chloe Harvey, Journey Webb and Keiava Thompson; fourth-graders Peyton Mitchell, Camren Skaggs and Madison Smith; and fifth-graders Stanley Napper and Jace Cox.

 

From left, front, are kindergartener Onyx Hunter, first-graders Carsen Montgomery and Cameron Carchio and second-grader Josiah Edwards. Second row, fourth-grader Madison Smith, second-grader Ryne Gumm, third-grader Chloe Harvey, first-grader Kaylee Franklin, second-grader Destinee Henry-Turner and kindergartener Ava Muncie. Back, fourth-grader Camren Skaggs, fifth-grader Stanley Napper, third-grader Journey Webb, fifth-grader Jace Cox, third-grader Sawyer Lange and fourth-grader Peyton Mitchell. Absent from the photo are kindergartener Emma Spalding and third-grader Keiava Thompson.

CMS students to collect food for those in need

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are collecting food items to help those in need this Christmas season.

 

A canned food drive began on Tuesday, Dec. 12, and will continue through Tuesday, Dec. 19.

 

The drive is hosted in conjunction with the Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team hosting its annual Food Pantry Classic next week.

 

Students are asked to bring in canned foods and non-perishable items, with all donations going toward the Taylor County Food Pantry.

 

Canned Food Drive

Advertising packages available for 20th District basketball tournaments

 

Campbellsville High School will host the girls’ and boys’ 20th District varsity basketball tournaments next week, to be played on Feb. 20 through Feb. 24.

 

CHS athletics personnel are selling advertisements for the tournament, offered in three packages.

 

CHS Gym Projection Screens

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of Oct. 29.

 

They are kindergartener Tate Jones, first-grader Angel Gomez, second-grader Mason Edwards, third-grader Lainey Price, fourth-grader Kallie Taylor and fifth-grader Narissa Barnett.

 

From left are first-grader Angel Gomez, third-grader Lainey Price, kindergartener Tate Jones, fifth-grader Narissa Barnett, fourth-grader Kallie Taylor and second-grader Mason Edwards.

CHS band selling bed sheets, towels

 

Campbellsville High School band members are selling bed sheets and towels as a fundraiser.

 

Band members are working with Simply Sheets to sell high-end sheets and towel sets.

 

CHS Band

CMS, CHS students spread the word about Campbellsville Independent Schools

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students have joined the Eagle News Team, and are now hosting shows on three local radio stations this school year.

 

The team is working with local radio stations Q-104, K-Country and WLCU to deliver news about Campbellsville Independent Schools to the Taylor County community.

 

News Team

CHS senior class begins detergent fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School seniors are selling detergent to raise money for their upcoming project graduation celebration.

 

Trash bags, disk paks, dish soap, scent enhancers, laundry paks, fabric softener and liquid detergents are available, ranging from $35 to $45.

 

Class of 2019

CIS begins Relay for Life fundraiser

 

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

 

This year’s shirts feature two designs.

 

The first includes the words “Stand Up and Cheer!” and the Eagle logo.

 

The other includes the word Eagles in purple and gold lettering.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Relay for Life team is selling t-shirts and hoodies to raise money for the American Cancer Society.    This year’s shirts feature two designs.    The first includes the words “Stand Up and Cheer!” and the Eagle logo.    The other includes the word Eagles in purple and gold lettering.

CHS Drama Club to present ‘Ebenezer’s Christmas Carol’

 

Campbellsville High School Drama Club will present “Ebenezer’s Christmas Carol” on Saturday, Dec. 15, and Sunday, Dec. 16.

 

Tickets for the dinner theater event will be on sale soon.

 

The play will be presented on Saturday, Dec. 15, at 7:30 p.m. in Hamilton Auditorium.

 

The matinee performance will be Sunday, Dec. 16, at 3:30 p.m.

 

Christmas Carol

Important message from CIS Superintendent Kirby Smith

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools is investigating the report of a message written in a bathroom stall at the Campbellsville High School campus.

 

The message was not a direct threat to any student or staff member.

 

However, in light of recent events at public schools, we felt the need to increase security and notify parents of the incident.

 

The safety of all CIS students and staff members is always a top priority.

 

CIS

CHS marching band to host public performance

 

Campbellsville High School marching band will host a public performance to debut its 2018 show.

 

The public performance will be Thursday, Aug. 30, at 8 p.m. at the CHS football field.

 

Before the performance, CHS band director Zach Shelton will introduce the show, along with his staff members and senior students.

 

The performance is free and open to the public.

 

CHS Band

CES students make cards for veterans

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are making cards to thank local veterans.

 

In Shirley Cox’s writing class, students are learning the proper way to write a letter.

 

CES fifth-grader Madie Gebler writes a thank you card for a veteran.

CHS prom set for Saturday, April 28

 

Campbellsville High School will host its junior and senior prom on Saturday, April 28, at the Taylor County Airport.

 

Prom walk will be from 7:45 to 8:45 p.m.

 

CHS Prom

CES students learn math, writing with pumpkins

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fourth-graders are using pumpkins to learn math and writing skills.

 

Jordyn Bray, an education student at Campbellsville University, recently led a lesson with Maranda Wright’s students to help them practice writing and math.

 

CES fourth-grader Lily Coots reacts as she removes seeds from a pumpkin.

CHS show choir to present ‘Evolution of Music’

 

Campbellsville High School Show Choir will present its spring concert on Friday, May 11.

 

The concert is entitled “Evolution of Music,” and will include performances of classic songs made popular as music evolved over the past few decades.

 

The performance will begin at 7 p.m. in Hamilton Auditorium, and is free and open to the public.

 

CHS Show Choir

CES students to celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members will celebrate Red Ribbon Week soon 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 Oct. 22-26.

 

Red Ribbon Week

CMS math students survive escape room

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently survived an escape room full of math problems.

 

In LeeAnn Grider’s sixth-grade math class, students were recently tested on fractions, multiplication, division and more.

 

CMS sixth-graders Lillian Sears, at left, and Anna Floyd work a math puzzle as they try to get a code to help them leave the escape room.

CMS Beta Club to host ‘The Great Pumpkin Run’

 

Campbellsville Middle School Junior Beta Club will host “The Great Pumpkin Run” 5K race to raise money for upcoming state and national conventions.

 

The race will be on Saturday, Oct. 27, at 9 a.m. at Miller Park.

 

Pre-registration is available through Friday, Oct. 19, at a cost of $25.

 

Great Pumpkin Race

CMS students make Veterans Day art

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are making art to honor veterans.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s art classes, students are learning about artist Romero Britto.

 

Using Britto’s style, students made pieces to honor veterans at an upcoming ceremony.

 

CMS sixth-grader Marissa Segura adds color to her Veterans Day artwork.

CES students draw Halloween costumes

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently had fun celebrating Halloween.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, students practiced their drawing skills by drawing themselves in their Halloween costumes.

 

CES fourth-graders Braxton Tucker, at left, and Trever Lasley draw themselves in their Halloween costumes.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Oct. 29.

 

They are freshman Blake Settle, sophomore Emily Hayden, junior Dalton Brown and senior Caleigh Bright.

 

From left are junior Dalton Brown, sophomore Emily Hayden, senior Caleigh Bright and freshman Blake Settle.

CES students dress up for Halloween

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members celebrated Halloween with several special events.

 

Students and staff members dressed in costumes such as scarecrows, witches, unicorns, baseball players, Disney characters and much more.

 

CES students and staff members dress in their Halloween costumes.     CES students and staff members dress in their Halloween costumes.

CHS soccer team selling t-shirts, sweatshirts

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team is selling t-shirts and sweatshirts as a fundraiser.

 

Proceeds from shirts sales will go toward expenses for the season.

 

There are two shirt designs available for purchase.

 

CHS Soccer

CES students celebrate Halloween

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students celebrated Halloween with several special events.

 

Students participated in a Parade of Costumes before ending the day, by walking through the school to see their classmates dressed in the costumes.

 

CES students and staff members participate in a Parade of Costumes on Halloween.

CHS student completes certification

 

Campbellsville High School senior Davon Cecil recently completed a Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

As of Wednesday, Oct. 31, Cecil has passed Certiport exams in Word, PowerPoint and Excel to become a Microsoft Office Specialist.

 

Davon Cecil

CIS students raise cancer awareness

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students are raising cancer awareness, and supporting those who are battling the disease.

 

On Tuesday, Oct. 30, students hosted a Pink Out and hat day to raise money for cancer research.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members dress in pink for their Pink Out to raise money for cancer awareness.     Campbellsville Middle School students and staff members dress in pink for their Pink Out to raise money for cancer awareness.     Campbellsville High School students and staff members dress in pink for their Pink Out to raise money for cancer awareness.

CES students learn about safety

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned about safety.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools School Resource Officer Charlie Houk visited with students to talk to them about staying safe while trick or treating on Halloween.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools School Resource Officer Charlie Houk talks to CES students about being safe while trick or treating.

CMS math students learn division

 

Campbellsville Middle School math students are learning long division.

 

In LeeAnn Grider’s class, students are practicing converting fractions into decimals.

 

CMS teacher LeeAnn Grider works with sixth-grader Tre Shipione as he practices converting fractions to decimals.

CIS to host basketball league

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a developmental basketball league for boys and girls in kindergarten through sixth grade.

 

Players will meet for practice on Sundays, for about 40 minutes. Players will work on skill development, and then play a game.

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball head coach Tim Davis, along with assistant coaches Will Griffin, Chris “Scoop” Smith, Chris “PeeWee” Smith and Jordan Ballard, will coordinate the league.

 

Eagle Basketball

Campbellsville Independent Schools to raise money for Relay for Life

 

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

 

The shirt features a large “C” on the front and an Eagle with the word “Eagles” written on the back.

 

Shirt-Front     Shirt-Back

CHS to host varsity basketball district tournaments

 

Campbellsville High School will host this year’s varsity basketball 20th district tournaments.

 

The girls’ tournament will be played on Tuesday, Feb. 20, with the championship game Friday, Feb. 23.

 

And the boys’ tournament will be played on Wednesday, Feb. 21, and Thursday, Feb. 22, with the championship game on Saturday, Feb. 24.

 

Basketball Tournaments

CHS to host 20th District softball, baseball tournaments

 

Campbellsville High School will host this year’s 20th District softball and baseball tournaments, during the week of May 21.

 

This year’s baseball tournament will be played on May 21, 22 and 23.

 

CHS

CMS students cook like the colonists

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently did some cooking during a unit on the 13 colonies.

 

In Robbilyn Speer’s class, students are discussing the culture of the colonial regions, and discussed how colonists lived.

 

Speer discussed how Native Americans taught the colonists to cook with wheat and other grains.

 

CMS teacher Robbilyn Speer drops johnny cake batter on the griddle.

CMS science students study atomic models

 

Campbellsville Middle School science students recently used candy to help them learn about the various atomic models.

 

In Amy Knifley’s integrated science classes, students are learning about the Dalton, Thomson, Rutherford, Bohr and electron cloud models.

 

As a laboratory exercise for the unit, students were given five types of candies, including a Tootsie Roll pop, a Gobstopper, a Ferrero Rocher chocolate, a piece of hard butterscotch candy and some chocolate chip cookies.

 

CMS teacher Amy Knifley talks to eighth-graders Nate Mitchell, at left, and Cameron Mahan about how the candies are similar to the atomic models.

CMS to host after-school study session

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host an after-school study session on Friday, Jan. 19.

 

The session will be from 1 to 2:15 p.m.

 

CMS Study Session

CMS students to celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville Middle School students and staff members will celebrate Red Ribbon Week soon 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 Oct. 22-26.

 

Events include special dress up days and other activities.

 

Red Ribbon Week

CHS juniors learn about Native Americans

 

Campbellsville High School students are learning about Native Americans.

 

English III students in Tyler Hardy’s class recently discussed Native American literature.

 

As a project for the unit, students chose tribes and researched them.

 

CHS junior Tristin Lopez presents his project to Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders.

CES students help feed those in need

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are helping feed those in need.

 

Last week, CES students and staff members celebrated Red Ribbon Week with several special events.

 

As part of the week’s activities, CES hosted a canned food drive to benefit the Taylor County Food Pantry. The goal was to collect 1,000 cans.

 

In all, students collected more than 1,200 cans.

 

CES fourth-grade students in Maranda Wright’s class collected more than 200 cans of food in the Red Ribbon Week food drive. They are pictured with substitute teacher Jordyn Bray.

CES preschool classes to begin

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool classes will begin Monday, Aug. 20.

 

More than 40 students will begin classes with teachers Denise Spencer and Julie Shelton, and assistants Lisa Durham and Tesa Novak, respectively.

 

CES preschool classes will begin on Monday, Aug. 20. This year’s teachers are Julie Shelton and Denise Spencer, second and third from left, respectively, and assistants Tesa Novak, at left, and Lisa Durham.

CES to host Grandparent Day celebration

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host its annual Grandparent Day celebration on Friday, Sept. 7.

 

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

 

There will be refreshments, a photo booth and craft.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host its annual Grandparent Day celebration on Friday, Sept. 7.    The event will be from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. in the CES cafeteria.    There will be refreshments, a photo booth and craft.

CHS cross country runner advances to state

 

Campbellsville High School cross country runner Ian McAninch, a senior, has advanced to state competition after finishing well at region.

 

The CHS cross country team competed in the Class A Region 2 meet on Saturday, Oct. 27.

 

In the varsity boys’ race, McAninch finished in 25th place, in 20:12.

 

For the second year in a row, CHS senior Ian McAninch has advanced to run at the KHSAA meet on Saturday, Nov. 3.

‘Christmas Spectacular’ set for Dec. 9

 

The annual Campbellsville Independent Schools “Christmas Spectacular” concert has been rescheduled to Sunday, Dec. 9, beginning at 2:30 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, the CES third-grade choir and middle school choirs.

 

CMS and CHS concerts bands will also perform.

 

Christmas Spectacular

CMS Beta students spread kindness

 

Campbellsville Middle School Junior Beta members are spreading kindness in the Campbellsville community.

 

The National Beta Club was established 84 years ago, on Oct. 26, on the pillars of achievement, character, leadership and service.

 

In honor of Founders Day, the CMS Beta Club performed a community service to spread kindness.

 

CMS Beta Club members hold their “Just Be Kind” signs before traveling to post them at local businesses.

CMS students make catapults

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently learned about the scientific method by making catapults.

 

In Jan Speer’s sixth-grade science classes, students used pumpkin candies to help them practice the scientific method.

 

Students were asked to make a catapult with sticks, rubber bands and a plastic spoon.

 

CMS sixth-grader Katon Cox fires his catapult.

CMS students study the history of the atom

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are studying the history of the atom in their science class.

 

In Amy Knifley’s classes, students are learning about the development of the atomic theory and the history of the atom.

 

To illustrate their new knowledge, students recently worked on a project to present for their classmates.

 

CMS eighth-graders Zeke Bell, at left, and Brandon Nelson work together on their atomic theory timeline poster.

CES students play vocabulary game

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are working hard to expand their vocabularies and practice their spelling skills.

 

In Tonya Hagan’s class, students are playing game to learn new words.

 

CES second-graders, from left, John Hagan Newton, Caleb Goodson, Carson Brown and Emma Humphress work together to search for a word.

Community leaders read to CES students

 

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

 

CES Family Resource and Youth Services Center hosted “A Few Good Men and Women” to read some of their favorite books to students.

 

Bonnie Webster reads to CES preschool students.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Tuesday, March 13.

 

The training will be at the FRYSC Center, which is located at Campbellsville High School, at 10 a.m.

 

Training

CES students celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members recently celebrated 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.

 

CES students and staff members dress for Show Your School Sprit Day.

CMS students celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville Middle School students and staff members recently celebrated 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.

 

CMS students and staff members dress in purple and gold for Show Your Pride … Drug Free Day.

CMS Beta Club hosts ‘Socktober’ community service project

 

Campbellsville Middle School Junior Beta Club is hosting a “Socktober” community service project.

 

The club is partnering with the Sports Reach organization to help Owsley County residents, by collecting socks and shoes for people in need.

 

CMS Beta Club is collecting new socks in all sizes.

 

CMS Beta Socktober

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of Oct. 22.

 

From left, front, are kindergartener Benny Matias, second-grader John Lane, first-grader Victrin Ramsey, kindergartener Peyton Mascarenas, second-grader Natalee Shaw, first-grader Levi Dye, second-grader Davian Taylor and kindergartener Kyona Mitchell. Back, third-graders Tristen Williams, Rizzo McKenzie and Destini Gholston, fourth-graders Rajon Taylor and Lanigan Price, fifth-grader KaMiya Williams, second-grader Zoe Weddle and fifth-grader Vivian York. Absent from the photo are kindergarteners Jayla Barbee and Eddie Parsley, first-graders Alaina Bridgewater and Jamerius Miller and fifth-grader Eva Bledsoe.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of Oct. 22.

 

They are kindergartener Brian Daniels, first-grader Lilly Spencer, second-grader Grif Thomas, third-grader Jacob Wethington, fourth-grader Camren Skaggs and fifth-grader Arianna Childers.

 

From left are second-grader Grif Thomas, kindergartener Brian Daniels, third-grader Jacob Wethington, fourth-grader Camren Skaggs, fifth-grader Arianna Childers and first-grader Lilly Spencer.

CHS soccer team to host pancake breakfast

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team will host a pancake breakfast on Saturday, Nov. 17.

 

The breakfast will be a Wings Pizza N Things from 8 to 10 a.m.

 

Tickets are $7 each, and are available from head coach Bradley Harris, who teaches at Campbellsville Middle School.

 

Pancake Breakfast

‘Christmas Spectacular’ set for Dec. 2

 

The annual Campbellsville Independent Schools “Christmas Spectacular” concert will be Sunday, Dec. 2, beginning at 2:30 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, the CES third-grade choir and middle school choirs.

 

Christmas Spectacular

CHS band to host mattress fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School band will host a mattress fundraiser on Sunday, Aug. 26.

 

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

 

Brand name mattresses will be available, including twin, full, queen and king sizes, with prices starting at $249.

 

A portion of every sale will go toward the band.

 

CHS Band

CES students celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members are celebrating 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.

 

CES students and staff members dress for Super Heroes Don’t Do Drugs Day.

CMS students celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville Middle School students and staff members are celebrating 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.

 

Dress-up day winners were, from left, eighth-grader Jasmine Daniels, seventh-grader Jaylie Moore, sixth-graders Aidan Phillips and Morgan Spears and eighth-grader Zamar Owens. Absent from the photo is seventh-grader Nathan McFarland.

CMS Beta Club begins Operation Gratitude collection drive

 

Campbellsville Middle School Junior Beta Club has begun a collection drive to help soldiers.

 

The club is participating in Operation Gratitude, which sends more than 100,000 care packages each year to deployed troops, new recruits, veterans, Wounded Warriors and caregivers.

 

CMS Beta Club’s mission is to support the Operation Gratitude effort by collecting items for the packages.

 

Operation Gratitude

CES students celebrate Color Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students have spent several weeks studying colors.

 

Students in Lisa Wiseman’s, Kimberly Clark’s, Nikki Price’s, Leanna Cundiff’s and Lindsey Muncie’s classes began celebrating Color Week earlier this school year and continued for several weeks.

 

CES kindergarteners in Lisa Wiseman’s class wear black for Color Week.

CHS student cast in ‘A Christmas Story’

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Colin Harris has been cast in an upcoming Campbellsville University theater production.

 

Colin Harris will play Farkas and Black Bart in “A Christmas Story.”

 

Performances will be Dec. 6-9 at the CU theater.

 

CHS sophomore Colin Harris, pictured performing in “Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory Jr.,” has been cast in the upcoming Campbellsville University production of “A Christmas Story.”

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Oct. 22.

 

They are freshman Hayley Wethington, sophomore Colin Harris, junior Gracyne Hash and senior Lane Bottoms.

 

From left are junior Gracyne Hash, freshman Hayley Wethington, sophomore Colin Harris and senior Lane Bottoms.

CES students celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members are celebrating 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.

 

CES students and staff members dress for Drug Free, I Can Anything I Want to Be Day.

CMS receives donation for eighth-grade celebration

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently received a donation to help pay for its eighth-grade celebration.

 

The Smile Center recently donated $100 toward the cost.

 

CMS eighth-graders will be honored in a special ceremony on Sunday, May 20, at 3 p.m. in Hamilton Auditorium.

 

Following the ceremony, from 5 to 8 p.m., students will celebrate at Phillips Lanes Bowling Alley.

 

The Smile Center recently donated $100 toward the cost of Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grade celebration, which will be Sunday, May 20, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Phillips Lanes Bowling Alley. Receiving the donation from Dr. Marlene Richardson is eighth-grader Blake Settle.

CMS students celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville Middle School students and staff members are celebrating 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.

 

CMS Red Ribbon Week dress-up day winners for Wednesday, Oct. 24, are, from left, seventh-grader Jordan Gabehart, eighth-grader Aiden Humphress, sixth-grader Deason Smith and eighth-grader Jasper Wright.

CHS students learn about the Civil War

 

Campbellsville High School students are learning about the Civil War.

 

In Blake Milby’s social studies class, students are discussing the many battles that occurred as part of the war, and why they were fought.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith talks with, from left, CHS juniors Nathan Anderson, Michael Milburn and Jacob Mattingly about their project on the Gettysburg war.

CES to host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host parent-teacher conferences on Thursday, March 22.

 

Students and their parents can attend the conferences from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

 

During the conferences, students will discuss their grades with their parents and teachers.

 

Parent-Teacher Conferences

CMS students learn to manage stress

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are learning to manage their stress.

 

Students meet regularly with Guidance Counselor Beth Wiedewitsch to discuss issues they might face during their middle and high school years.

 

Recently, Wiedewitsch discussed how students experience stress.

 

CMS Guidance Counselor Beth Wiedewitsch talks to students about what causes them stress.

CES students compete in relay races

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are having fun racing each other in their physical education classes.

 

In Zach Durham’s classes, students are competing in a variety of relay races.

 

CES third-grader Summer Daniels runs a relay race.

CES students celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members are celebrating 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.

 

CES students and staff members dress for Join the Fight Against Drugs Day.

Important Message from Superintendent Kirby Smith

 

Please read this important message from Superintendent Kirby Smith.

 

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CMS, CHS football coaches to host camp

 

Campbellsville middle and high school football coaches will host a football camp on July 16-18 at the CHS practice football field.

 

The camp will be from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. each day and is for anyone entering first through eighth grade this fall.

 

Cost is $25.

 

Eagle Football

CMS students celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville Middle School students and staff members are celebrating 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.

 

CMS Red Ribbon Week dress-up day winners for Tuesday, Oct. 23, are, from left, seventh-grader Alexis Sharp, sixth-grader Thomas Tungate, eighth-graders Glory Deckard and Tyler Booth and seventh-grader Ashton Davis.

CHS marching band advances to KMEA semifinals competition

 

Campbellsville High School marching band has advanced to KMEA semifinals.

 

CHS competed in regionals competition at Madison Southern High School on Saturday, Oct. 20.

 

The band finished in third place, with the top eight bands advancing to semifinals on Saturday, Oct. 27.

 

CHS junior Abie Angel plays horn.

CHS students visit orchard

 

Campbellsville High School students recently visited Hinton’s Orchard.

 

CHS Exceptional Child Educator Juanita Young’s students took a trip to the orchard to learn about how it operates.

 

From left, CHS seniors Brooke Tucker, Robert Tungate, Travis Nash and Chris Moran smile for a photo together at Hinton’s Orchard.

CES students celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members are celebrating 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.

 

CES students and staff members dress for Drug Free America Day.

CMS students celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville Middle School students and staff members are celebrating 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.

 

CMS Red Ribbon Week dress-up day winners for Monday, Oct. 22, are, from left, eighth-grader Aubrey Young, sixth-graders Noah Leachman and Kylee Sowders, seventh-grader Dalton Morris, eighth-grader Gavin Morris and seventh-grader Aaliyah Nunez.

CHS students celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville High School students and staff members are celebrating Red Ribbon Week.

 

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.

 

CHS students pose in front of a Red Ribbon Week photo booth. From left, front, are freshmen Bri Gowdy and Kaylyn Smith, senior Salena Ritchie and freshman Rylee Petett. Back, freshman Sarah Adkins, seniors Tatem Wiseman and Joe Pipes, freshmen Tayler Thompson and Lainey Watson and senior Samantha Mason.

CMS students enjoy Eagle Pride Day

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently enjoyed playing games and having fun together on Eagle Pride Day.

 

For a portion of the day, students rotated to several rooms to play volleyball and basketball, watch movies, play board games, play laptop games, use their electronic devices and build with K’nex blocks.

 

CMS eighth-graders Brandon Nelson, at left, and Gavin Morris build with K’nex blocks.

CES students form reading groups

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fourth-graders have recently formed groups to help strengthen their reading skills.

 

Students are reading the book “Frindle” by Andrew Clements.

 

CES teacher Tammy Hash reads “Frindle” with her students.

CES students practice division

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are practicing division to strengthen their math skills.

 

Vanessa Adkins, a math interventionist at CES, works with students every day to help them learn the math skills they need to advance to the next grade level.

 

CES fourth-graders Cadence Burton, at left, and Braxton Agee work a division problem with blocks.

CES fifth-graders play the bucket drums

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fifth-grade music students are learning to play the bucket drums.

 

In Cyndi Chadwick’s music class, students are practicing keeping a steady beat by learning to play the Cha Cha Slide.

 

CES fifth-grader Keaton Hord smiles as he plays the drums with his classmates.

CES students create monsters

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning about inherited traits.

 

In Patty Haley’s third-grade class, students are studying that, while everyone is unique, they also inherit specific traits from their parents.

 

Students learned that inherited traits can refer to eye color, body shape, skin tone, hair color, facial marks and much more.

 

CES third-grader Izzy Brunelle holds her trait monster.

CHS football team defeats Caverna to win district title

 

Campbellsville High School football team defeated Caverna on Friday, Oct. 19, to win its second district title in as many years.

 

Final score was 57-0.

 

CHS senior Charlie Pettigrew, juniors Malachi Corley and Braden Paige, sophomores Reggie Thomas and Blase Wheatley and freshman Logan Phillips scored touchdowns for the Eagles.

 

CHS junior Mikael Vaught runs the ball.

CHS prom tickets on sale

 

Campbellsville High School will host its junior and senior prom on Saturday, April 28, at the Taylor County Airport.

 

Tickets are on sale now.

 

Individual tickets are $25 and couple tickets cost $40.

 

CHS Prom

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

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball coaches will host their annual “Hoop It Up” basketball clinic on June 11-14 at the CHS gym.

 

The clinic will be from 9 a.m. to noon each day at CHS and is for students entering first through eighth grades this fall.

 

At the clinic, participants will learn fundamentals and compete in shooting and fundamental contests and three-on-three and five-on-five play.

 

Eagles Basketball

CIS students, staff members have fun at pep rally

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students and staff members showed their spirit during a districtwide pep rally on Friday, Oct. 19, to celebrate football homecoming.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students traveled to the Campbellsville middle and high school campus for the event.

 

At the pep rally, students participated in spirit games and cheers and students were recognized for participating in fall sports and activities.

 

CES cheerleaders yell for the Eagles. From left are third-graders Lainey Price, Willow Griffin, Londyn Smith, Lillian Martin and River McFarland.

CHS crowns football homecoming king and queen

 

Campbellsville High School crowned its football homecoming king and queen on Friday, Oct. 19.

 

Charlie Pettigrew and Tatem Wiseman, representing the senior class, were named king and queen.

 

Peyton Dabney, a freshman, and Victoria Cox, a junior, were named prince and princess.

 

Charlie Pettigrew and Tatem Wiseman, representing the senior class, at right, were named football homecoming king and queen. They are pictured with crown bearers Tate Jones and Tori Clark, who are first-graders at Campbellsville Elementary School. At left, freshman Peyton Dabney and junior Victoria Cox were named prince and princess. CHS graduates Devonte Cubit and Kayla Young, center, last year’s king and queen, crowned Pettigrew and Wiseman.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Thursday, Feb. 22.

 

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

 

CIS

CHS hosts football homecoming parade

 

Campbellsville High School celebrated football homecoming last week, with dress-up days, games, the crowning of a king and queen, a parade, chili supper and more.

 

The parade was on Friday, Oct. 19, and traveled down Main Street to Campbellsville Elementary School.

 

Damarco Richardson was the grand marshal.

 

CHS homecoming candidates Elizabeth Sullivan and Glenn Lamer, representing the senior class, ride in the parade.

CHS band members selling raffle tickets

 

Campbellsville High School band members are selling raffle tickets to raise money for its program.

 

Tickets are $10, and three prizes will be awarded.

 

First prize is $1,000 cash.

 

Second prize is a mountain bike donated by The Spoke Easy.

 

And third prize is a 55-inch television.

 

Raffle

CIS FRYSC to hire literacy tutor

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Family Resource and Youth Services Center staff members are seeking applications for a literacy tutor to work with Campbellsville Elementary School students.

 

The tutor will work full time, and must work 1,700 hours.

 

FRYSC Corps will hire the tutor, who will receive a living allowance, an education award upon completion of the 1,700 hours, health insurance and child care assistance.

 

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CIS choirs to host fall concert

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a fall choir concert on Sunday, Oct. 21.

 

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

 

The concert will feature many different types of music, including pop, spirituals, country and more.

 

And, for the first time, there will be a performance by a CIS staff choir, which is made up of about 50 members.

 

Performances will begin at 2:30 p.m. in Hamilton Auditorium on the Campbellsville High School campus.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a fall choir concert on Sunday, Oct. 21.    Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school choirs will come together for a fall concert.    The concert will feature many different types of music, including pop, spirituals, country and more.    And, for the first time, there will be a performance by a CIS staff choir, which is made up of about 50 members.    Performances will begin at 2:30 p.m. in Hamilton Auditorium on the Campbellsville High School campus.

CMS names Exceeding Eagles

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Exceeding Eagles for the week of Oct. 15.

 

Students who receive the Exceeding Eligible award are those who go above and beyond inside and outside of the classroom, accomplish a goal they didn’t believe possible and excel in their academics and extra-curricular activities.

 

CMS Exceeding Eagles for the week of Oct. 8 are, from left, sixth-graders Lilyan Muprhy and Logan England, seventh-graders Angelica Seng and Tashaun Hart and eighth-graders Weston Mattingly and Tonya Parker.

CHS hosts homecoming chili supper

 

Campbellsville High School hosted homecoming activities last week, ending Friday, Oct. 19, with a free chili supper and football game.

 

At the chili supper, Campbellsville Independent Schools’ staff members served chili, hot dogs, dessert and drinks.

 

About 300 people attended.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-grader Chanler Mann takes a big bite of his cake.

CHS senior band members honored

 

Campbellsville High School marching band senior members were honored on Friday, Oct. 19.

 

The seniors were honored for their hard work and dedication to the band.

 

This year’s seniors include Nick Cowan, Josh Dooley, Brandon Greer, Ruby Hatfield, Leslie McKenzie, Kyler Rakes and Christina Phywater.

 

CHS senior marching band members are pictured with Director Zach Shelton. From left, front, are Christina Phywater, Brandon Greer, Leslie McKenzie and Kyler Rakes. Back, Shelton, Ruby Hatfield, Nick Cowan and Josh Dooley.

CHS senior cross country runner honored

 

Campbellsville High School senior cross country runner Ian McAninch was honored on Friday, Oct. 19.

 

McAninch was honored for his dedication and hard work to his team.

 

CHS senior cross country runner Ian McAninch was honored on Friday, Oct. 19. He is pictured with his mother Lori, at left, father Troy, at right, and coach Steve Doss.

CES makes changes to preschool calendar

 

Campbellsville Elementary School staff members have made some changes to the preschool calendar for the remainder of the school year.

 

Students will attend class on their regular schedule on Wednesday, May 9, and Thursday, May 10.

 

Four- and five-year-old students will attend class on their regular schedule, releasing at 2 p.m., on Friday, April 13, Friday, April 20, and Friday, April 27.

 

CES

CHS senior football players honored

 

Campbellsville High School senior football players were honored before their game on Friday, Oct. 19.

 

The players were recognized and thanked for their hard work and dedication to their team this season.

 

This year’s seniors include Ceondre Barnett, Lane Bottoms, Tristan Johnson, Charlie Pettigrew, Dakota Reardon, Taj Sanders and Daesean Vancleave.

 

CHS senior football players were honored on Friday, Oct. 19, for their hard work and dedication this season. From left are Taj Sanders, Charlie Pettigrew, Tristan Johnson, Daesean Vancleave, head coach Dale Estes, Dakota Reardon, Ceondre Barnett and Lane Bottoms.

CMS to host ‘Derby Dash’ run/walk

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host a “Derby Dash” 5K run/walk to raise money for the Beta Club’s trip to national competition.

 

The race will be Saturday, May 5, starting at 8:30 a.m. at the Campbellsville Elementary School campus. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m.

 

CMS Derby Dash

CHS celebrates football homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School is celebrating football homecoming this week, with dress-up days, games, the crowning of a king and queen, a parade, chili supper and more.

 

There will be a dress up theme each day, along with a spirit game. Students will compete to win points for their class, and, at the end of the week, a winner will be announced.

 

CHS students and staff members dress in purple and gold for The Eagle Way Day.     CHS students play the Furniture Game. The junior class won.

CHS students, staff members attend bonfire

 

Campbellsville High School is celebrating football homecoming this week, with dress-up days, games, the crowning of a king and queen, a parade, chili supper and more.

 

On Thursday, Oct. 18, the school hosted a bonfire for its students and staff members.

 

About 100 students and 15 staff members attended.

 

CHS students talk as they sit around the bonfire.

CES students celebrate Color Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are spending several weeks studying colors.

 

Students in Lisa Wiseman’s, Kimberly Clark’s, Nikki Price’s, Leanna Cundiff’s and Lindsey Muncie’s classes are celebrating Color Week and will continue for several weeks.

 

CES kindergarteners in Lisa Wiseman’s class wear white and gray for Color Week.

CES names Leaders of the Month

 

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

 

Students chosen were selected because they excel at the Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, specifically the second habit, which is Begin with the End in Mind.

 

From left, front, are fourth-grader Isaya Adams, first-grader Abel Wilson, second-graders Emma Humphress and Ayden Andrew, fourth-grader River McFarland, fifth-grader Alyssa Knezevic and fourth-grader Cayton Lawhorn. Second row, third-grader Essence Hunter, first-grader Fallyn Smith, kindergarteners Katniss Hudson and Marla Bat, first-grader Landry Brown, second-graders Ava Bennett-Marr and Trinity Clark and kindergartener Daya Griffin. Back, fifth-grader Carson Mills, fourth-grader Jaron Johnson, first-grader Carmela Hollowell, third-graders Brendan Martin and Kevin Bradfield and fifth-graders Savannah Wethington and Jaylen Clark. Absent from the photo are kindergarteners Lucy Oliver, Chloe Calhoun and Bentley Cox, second-grader Jayden Maupin and third-grader Jackson Bates.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of Oct. 15.

 

From left, front, are second-grader Gavin Williams, first-grader Carter Ward, kindergarteners Daniel Devers and Emma Johnson, second-grader Tristan Burton, kindergartener Paris Washington-Hall and first-graders Amary Tompkins and Bentley Wilhoite. Back, third-grader Addysen England, fifth-grader Cameron Estes, third-grader Fabrizio Segura, fourth-graders Cayton Lawhorn and Keely Rakes, third-grader London Whitlow, fourth-grader Kallie Taylor, third-grader Izzy Brunelle, kindergartener Mariah Travis and fifth-grader Jadyn Ortiz-Bruner. Absent from the photo are kindergartener Colton Lamer and fifth-graders Grayson Dooley, Aliyah Burton and Kealey Mann.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of Oct. 15.

 

They are kindergartener Tureal Baxter, first-grader Trinity Dye, second-grader Mason Edwards, third-grader Enoch Smith, fourth-grader Alexia Howard and fifth-grader Kennedy Griffiths.

 

From left are kindergartener Tureal Baxter, fourth-grader Alexia Howard and fifth-grader Kennedy Griffiths. Absent from the photo are first-grader Trinity Dye, second-grader Mason Edwards and third-grader Enoch Smith.

CES art students make clay fish sculptures

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning how to make clay animals.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, third-graders recently used clay to shape and look like a fish.

 

Students added fins, eyes and a tail, and then added intricate designs.

 

CES third-grader Jayden Cox adds designs to his fish.

CES preschool students learn about fire prevention

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are learning about fire fighters.

 

Students in Denise Spencer’s and Julie Shelton’s classes have been discussing how fire fighters keep people safe.

 

Campbellsville Fire & Rescue personnel recently came to visit the students to discuss their jobs and how to stay safe in a fire.

 

CES preschool student Ace Turner checks the batteries in a smoke detector, with help from Campbellsville Fire & Rescue Captain Keith Bricken.

CHS volleyball player to attend national program

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Zoie Sidebottom has been invited to participate in a national program to help her become a better athlete and student.

 

Sidebottom, a volleyball player, will be a delegate to the Congress of Future Collegiate and Professional Athletes program, which will be in Boston, Mass., on June 27-29.

 

Zoie Sidebottom

FRYSC Advisory Council to meet

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Family Resource and Youth Services Center Advisory Council will have its regular meeting on Thursday, Feb. 1, at noon.

 

The meeting will be at the Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council room, which is on the CHS campus.

 

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CHS celebrates football homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School is celebrating football homecoming this week, with dress-up days, games, the crowning of a king and queen, a parade, chili supper and more.

 

There will be a dress up theme each day, along with a spirit game. Students will compete to win points for their class, and, at the end of the week, a winner will be announced.

 

CHS students and staff members dress for Tabloid Thursday.     CHS students play Jake the Snake. The junior class won.

CMS Beta Club begins fundraiser

 

Campbellsville Middle School Junior Beta Club has begun a fundraiser to raise money to attend the upcoming state and national conventions.

 

The club is selling gray football style t-shirts.

 

The design contains football stitching and the words “purple” and “gold.”

 

CMS Football Shirts

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Oct. 15.

 

They are freshman Brandon Pittman, sophomore Zoie Sidebottom, junior Conner Riley and senior Destiny Deason.

 

From left are sophomore Zoie Sidebottom, senior Destiny Deason, freshman Brandon Pittman and junior Conner Riley.

CHS celebrates football homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School is celebrating football homecoming this week, with dress-up days, games, the crowning of a king and queen, a parade, chili supper and more.

 

There will be a dress up theme each day, along with a spirit game. Students will compete to win points for their class, and, at the end of the week, a winner will be announced.

 

CHS students and staff members dress for Wayback Wednesday.     CHS students play Name that Song. The seniors won.

CIS students required to have Hepatitis A vaccine

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students will be required to have the Hepatitis A vaccination before starting school next month.

 

New regulations include one age-specific immunization requirement for the 2018-2019 school year.

 

All students are required to have a current certificate of immunization status to attend a public school such as Campbellsville Independent Schools.

 

Specifically, students in kindergarten through their senior year of high school will be required to have two doses of the Hepatitis A vaccine.

 

Vaccinations

CES preschool students play together

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are learning while having fun together.

 

In Denise Spencer’s class, students recently had fun putting together Mr. Potato Head toys.

 

From left, CES preschool students Cole Britton, Gannon Scott and Eli Howard hold their Mr. Potato Head toys.

CES students create pop art

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are studying pop art, and making some of their own.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s classes, students are learning about pop artists.

 

Pop art, as Hash told her students, is art based on pop culture and the trends of the time period.

 

CES fourth-graders Luke Adkins, at left, and Jaron Johnson paint their pop art.

CHS celebrates football homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School is celebrating football homecoming this week, with dress-up days, games, the crowning of a king and queen, a parade, chili supper and more.

 

There will be a dress up theme each day, along with a spirit game. Students will compete to win points for their class, and, at the end of the week, a winner will be announced.

 

CHS students and staff members dress for Tidal Wave Tuesday.     CHS students play the Hula Hoop game. The freshman class won.

CES students learn about the dangers of tobacco

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning about the dangers of tobacco.

 

Jackie Hodges, health educator at Taylor County Health Department, has met with fourth-grade students for several weeks.

 

Hodges has spoken to students about the health problems associated with tobacco, and what tobacco can do to a person’s body.

 

Jackie Hodges, health educator at Taylor County Health Department, shows CES fourth-graders the damage tobacco use can cause to a person’s teeth.

CMS art students create mobiles and stabiles

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students recently made kinetic art.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s class, students learned about artist Alexander Calder.

 

After learning about his work with innovative mobiles and kinetic sculptures, Harris asked her students to make their own.

 

CMS seventh-grader Angelica Seng builds the base for his mobile.

CHS students study standard deviation

 

Campbellsville High School students recently used their hair to help them study standard deviation.

 

To help them practice the calculation, CHS teacher Lauren Bennett asked her students to measure the length of their hair and then use the measurements to calculate standard deviation.

 

CHS freshman Bri Gowdy measures classmate MaCayla Falls’s hair.

CHS senior class selling Christmas ornaments

 

Campbellsville High School senior class members are selling Christmas ornaments to raise money for project graduation.

 

Ornaments are $6 each and can be purchased from any senior student or parent.

 

The ornaments feature eight designs, including Campbellsville Eagles, University of Kentucky, Campbellsville University, University of Louisville and cancer awareness.

 

Campbellsville High School senior class members are selling these Christmas ornaments to raise money for project graduation. Ornaments are $6 each and can be purchased from any senior student or parent.

CHS marching band wins second place

 

Campbellsville High School marching band received a second-place award recently.

 

CHS competed at Marion County High School on Saturday, Oct. 13.

 

In preliminary competition, the band won second place in Class A.

 

At finals, the band took home seventh place.

 

CHS sophomore Haley Lopez plays percussion.

CHS student completes certification

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Hayley Wethington recently completed a Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

As of Tuesday, Oct. 16, Wethington has passed Certiport exams in Word, PowerPoint and Excel to become a Microsoft Office Specialist.

 

Hayley Wethington

CMS, CHS student artwork to be displayed

 

Campbellsville middle and high school student artwork will be displayed at the Taylor County Public Library next month.

 

In honor of March being recognized as Youth Art Month, the library will host an exhibit of artwork made by CMS and CHS art teacher Jo Ann Harris’s students.

 

The exhibit will begin with an opening reception on Friday, March 2, from 5 to 7 p.m.

 

CMS CHS Art Exhibit

CHS celebrates football homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School is celebrating football homecoming this week, with dress-up days, games, the crowning of a king and queen, a parade, chili supper and more.

 

There will be a dress up theme each day, along with a spirit game. Students will compete to win points for their class, and, at the end of the week, a winner will be announced.

 

CHS students and staff members dress for Meme Monday.     CHS students play the Tissue Game. The junior class won.

CIS chief academic officer receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Chief Academic Officer Kent Settle received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Oct. 15.

 

Superintendent Kirby Smith honors three Change Award winners each month, including a certified and classified employee and a community member.

 

Settle received the certified Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith, at right, honors CIS Chief Academic Officer Kent Settle with the certified Change Award.

Chiropractor receives Change Award

 

Local chiropractor Dr. Ray Roberts received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Oct. 15.

 

Superintendent Kirby Smith honors three Change Award winners each month, including a certified and classified employee and a community member.

 

Roberts received the community Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith, at left, honors chiropractor Dr. Ray Roberts with the community Change Award.

CIS reading tutor receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools AmeriCorps reading tutor Ashleigh Lewis received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Oct. 15.

 

Superintendent Kirby Smith honors three Change Award winners each month, including a certified and classified employee and a community member.

 

Lewis received the classified Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors Campbellsville Independent Schools AmeriCorps reading tutor Ashleigh Lewis with the classified Change Award.

CES second-graders to perform musical

 

Campbellsville Elementary School second-graders will perform a musical next month.

 

On Monday, April 30, students will perform “The Story of Hats” for their classmates, friends and family members.

 

The performance will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the CES gym.

 

CES 2 Musical

CES honors academic achievers

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently announced its academic achievers for October.

 

A boy and a girl from each grade level are given the honor for having the highest MAP reading and math scores, and were recognized at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Oct. 15.

 

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CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host a blood drive on Friday, March 9, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

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

 

Donors must be at least 17 – 16 with parental consent – to be considered for donation.

 

Blood Drive

CES first-graders to perform musical

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-graders will perform a musical in May.

 

On Monday, May 7, students will perform “How Does Your Garden Groove” for their classmates, friends and family members.

 

The performance will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the CES gym.

 

CES Musical

CES PTA to host Fall Fest

 

Campbellsville Elementary School PTA will host its first Fall Fest on Saturday, Oct. 13.

 

The festival will be at the CES campus from 4 to 7 p.m., in the gymnasium, cafeteria and track area.

 

PTA Fall Fest

CIS superintendent gets a pie in the face for charity

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith recently got a pie in the face to raise money for local charities.

 

Smith participated in Taylor County Bank’s Charity Harvest event on Friday, Oct. 12.

 

CIS Superintendent Kirby Smith smiles after being hit with a pie.

CHS golf team beats Washington, Bardstown

 

Campbellsville High School golf team recently defeated Washington County and Bardstown.

 

CHS defeated the teams in their last regular season match of the year at Campbellsville Country Club.

 

CHS senior Myles Murrell hits the ball.

CMS girls’ basketball team takes on Taylor County

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball team recently took on Taylor County.

 

Eighth-graders got an easy win.

 

Final score was 27-12.

 

CMS girls’ basketball players pray with Taylor County players after the game.

CES kindergarteners learn about pumpkins

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students recently learned all about pumpkins.

 

After their lesson, students made their own pumpkins.

 

CES kindergartener Avery Martin makes her pumpkin.

CES students learn rhythm

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fourth-graders are learning to play the bucket drums.

 

In Cyndi Chadwick’s class, students have been practicing their drumming skills, and learning to perform rhythms and beats.

 

CES fourth-grader Ajada Smith plays a rhythm.

CES students learn cursive writing

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning to write cursive letters.

 

In Shirley Cox’s writing class, students practice several techniques to help them strengthen their written communication skills.

 

On Fridays, Cox helps students learn to write cursive letters.

 

CES third-grader Addysen England holds her cursive writing.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of Oct. 8.

 

They are kindergarteners Blakely Gray, Aaliyah Jessie, Katniss Hudson, Maci Boyd and Avery Martin; first-graders Alex Wilson, Addisyn Taylor, Trinidy Gribbins and Annie Allen; second-graders Aliyah Litsey, Tristan Teel, Aniyah Adams and Aleja Taylor; third-graders Brody Sidebottom, Essence Hunter, Alexis Mann and Londyn Smith; fourth-graders Reece Swafford and Ava Ellis; and fifth-graders Alexis Graves, Alfie Su, Tionday Slaughter and Kailei Hernandez.

 

From left, front, are second-grader Aleja Taylor, first-grader Addisyn Taylor and kindergarteners Maci Boyd, Aaliyah Jessie and Avery Martin. Second row, second-grader Tristan Teel, first-grader Alex Wilson, kindergartener Katniss Hudson, third-grader Alexis Mann, kindergartener Blakely Gray and first-grader Trinidy Gribbins. Third row, fourth-grader Ava Ellis, first-grader Annie Allen, third-grader Essence Hunter, second-grader Aliyah Litsey and third-graders Brody Sidebottom and Londyn Smith. Back, fourth-grader Reece Swafford and fifth-graders Alexis Graves, Tionday Slaughter, Alfie Su and Kailei Hernandez.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of Oct. 8.

 

They are kindergartener TuReal Baxter, first-grader Riley Bright, second-grader Marlee Dickens, third-grader Kenady Hayes, fourth-grader Yazlyn Sutton and fifth-grader Jake Thompson.

 

From left are fourth-grader Yazlyn Sutton, fifth-grader Jake Thompson, first-grader Riley Bright, second-grader Marlee Dickens, kindergartener TuReal Baxter and third-grader Kenady Hayes.

CMS names Exceeding Eagles

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Exceeding Eagles for the week of Oct. 8.

 

Students who receive the Exceeding Eligible award are those who go above and beyond inside and outside of the classroom, accomplish a goal they didn’t believe possible and excel in their academics and extra-curricular activities.

 

CMS Exceeding Eagles for the week of Oct. 8 are, from left, sixth-graders Harley Couch-Allen and Skylar Wilhoite, seventh-graders Jayla Penn and Zachary Akin and eighth-graders Jade Wheeler and Brandon Nelson.

CHS students attend journalism workshop, win awards

 

Campbellsville High School journalism students attended the Kentucky High School Journalism Association Workshop on Thursday, Oct. 11, and brought home several awards.

 

Campbellsville University sponsors the association, and hosted the workshop at its Louisville campus.

 

The association sponsors an annual writing, photography and design contest, and high schools can enter their yearbooks, newspapers and more into several categories.

 

Campbellsville High School journalism students attended the Kentucky High School Journalism Association Workshop on Thursday, Oct. 11, and brought home five awards. With CHS media specialist and yearbook advisor Valerie Davis are senior yearbook staff members Jeremiah Jackson and Abbie Dicken.

CHS Beta members win awards

 

Campbellsville High School Beta Club members brought home several awards on Thursday, Oct. 11, at the annual Central Kentucky Beta Invitational.

 

Campbellsville University hosted the invitational, which features competitions in talent, service, math, English, social studies, science, agriculture, speech, poetry, Spanish, advertising design, art and more.

 

Campbellsville High School Beta Club members brought home several awards on Thursday, Oct. 11, at the annual Central Kentucky Beta Invitational. Award winners are, from left, front, senior Elizabeth Sullivan, who won second place in social studies; junior Gracyne Hash, who won third place in creative writing; junior Emily Rodgers, who won first place in science; and junior Zoe McAninch, who presented the club’s service learning showcase project, which won second place. Back, sophomore Anna Clara Moura, who won third place in Spanish; junior Gavin Johnson, who won third place in photography; and sophomore Kameron Smith, who won second place in agri-science.

CES students learn bicycle safety

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned how to ride their bicycles safely.

 

Doug Beckhart, a bicycle safety educator with Kosair Children’s Hospital, came to CES to show fourth-grade students the proper way to ride a bicycle.

 

Beckhart told students they should always wear a helmet while riding a bicycle, no matter if they don’t want to and how old they are.

 

CES fourth-grader Kae’vin Spaulding holds the stop sign as his classmates practice riding their bicycles.

CHS students tour WKU

 

Campbellsville High School students recently took a tour of Western Kentucky University.

 

Students learned about the academic programs available at the university.

 

They also saw the football field, library, basketball court, student center and much more.

 

CHS students recently took a tour of the Western Kentucky University campus, and met mascot Big Red. From left are junior Ashalique Adams, sophomore Catlyn Clausen, senior Skyler Burchett, sophomore Jonathan Sparks, senior Merick Turner, junior Jasmine Coro, sophomore Samantha Underwood, junior Danielle Shimek, senior Amanda Dotson, junior Alexis Lane and senior Seth Tindal.

CES students celebrate Color Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are spending several weeks studying colors.

 

Students in Lisa Wiseman’s, Kimberly Clark’s, Nikki Price’s, Leanna Cundiff’s and Lindsey Muncie’s classes began celebrating Color Week recently and will continue for several weeks.

 

The week of Oct. 8, the students studied the color orange.

 

CES kindergarteners in Kimberly Clark’s class wear orange for Color Week.

CHS cross country team wins at Heartland Conference meet

 

Campbellsville High School cross country team took home several honors at the Heartland Conference meet on Wednesday, Oct. 10.

 

In the varsity boys’ race, which is 3.1 miles, senior Ian McAninch finished in 11th place, at 20:45.

 

Jake Dicken, a sophomore, finished in 18th place, in 23:22.

 

In the varsity girls’ race, freshman Serenity Ford finished in 18th place, at 29:53.

 

Cross Country

CES students make tree collages

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarteners recently made tree collages in their art class.

 

Students in Adrienne Hash’s classes read “The Tiny Seed,” and discussed how seeds become plants and the seasons change.

 

CES kindergartener Kaden Kessinger smiles as he makes his fall tree.

CES art students draw family portraits

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students recently drew family portraits.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s class, students have been studying the principles of drawing.

 

As an assignment, Hash asked students to use what they have learned about lines and shapes to draw a portrait of their favorite people, doing something together either indoors or outside.

 

CES second-graders Vicky Li, at left, and Carson Montes work on their family portraits.

CHS hosts FAFSA Day

 

Campbellsville High School hosted a FAFSA signup day recently to help seniors and their parents complete the financial aid applications.

 

The FAFSA, which stands for Free Application for Federal Student Aid, is required for students who are applying to college and want to qualify for financial aid.

 

Representatives from Campbellsville University, Lindsey Wilson College and Elizabethtown Community and Technical College visited CHS to help students submit their applications.

 

CHS seniors Evan McAninch, at left, and Ian McAninch complete the FAFSA with their father, Troy.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

They are freshman Sarah Adkins, sophomore Jastyn Shively, junior Zoe McAninch and senior Brody Weeks.

 

From left are sophomore Jastyn Shively, freshman Sarah Adkins, junior Zoe McAninch and senior Brody Weeks.

CES to host Disney dinner and movie night

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host a Disney dinner and movie night on Thursday, March 8, at 5:30 p.m.

 

The event is open to any child entering preschool or kindergarten in the 2018-2019 school year.

 

Disney characters will attend the event, as will Paw Patrol characters.

 

Disney Dinner and Movie Invitation

CMS students inducted into National Junior Beta Club

 

Campbellsville Middle School National Junior Beta Club recently welcomed more than 30 new members.

 

CMS hosted an induction ceremony on Sunday, Sept. 16.

 

To be eligible to become a member, CMS students must be a leader in their school, maintain a 3.5 GPA and commit to completing community service hours. Teachers can also nominate students to become members.

 

CMS National Junior Beta Club recently inducted more than 30 new members. Attending the ceremony are new and current members. From left, front, are sixth-grader Lillian Sears and seventh-graders Ellington Gowin and Chloe Mitchell. Second row, seventh-grader Gracie Taylor, sixth-graders Averi Perkins, Chloe Hoppes, Kylee Sowders, Zeke Harris, Noah Leachman and Mason Fisher and seventh-graders Karlie Cox and Allison Sumners. Third row, seventh-grader Gabby Bright and sixth-graders Anna Floyd and Jaclyn Jackson. Fourth row, seventh-grader Diego Noyola and sixth-graders Andrew Mardis and Skylar Wilhoite. Back, eighth-graders Mary Russell, Dakota Slone and Zamar Owens, sixth-grader Rowan Petett, eighth-grader Chase Hord, sixth-grader Gabriel Noyola, eighth-grader Mikaela Scharbrough, sixth-grader Logan England and eighth-graders Haylee Allen, Bri Davis and Alysa Howard.

CHS student is first to complete phlebotomy certification

 

Campbellsville High School senior Dee Simpson is the first student from her school to complete phlebotomy technician certification.

 

Simpson is also the first student to receive the certification in the history of the program at the Green County Area Technology Center.

 

The certification is the culmination of a new health science program that teaches students how to draw blood.

 

Campbellsville High School senior Dee Simpson is the first student from her school to complete phlebotomy technician certification.

CMS students build towers

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently had fun building a tower out of straws.

 

In Kaye Breeding’s pathways to success class, students have been discussing career clusters.

 

After discussing the architecture, construction and design careers, students were divided into groups and given 40 straws.

 

CMS seventh-graders Camilla Taylor, at left, and Gabby Bright build their structures.

CES to host student-led conferences

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host student-led conferences on Monday, Nov. 19.

 

During the conferences, students will discuss their grades with their parents and teachers.

 

The conferences will be from 5 to 7 p.m.

 

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CHS students to travel to Hawaii

 

Campbellsville High School students have an opportunity to travel to Hawaii on spring break.

 

The trip is scheduled for March 29 through April 2, and there are 20 spots available.

 

The eight-day trip includes stops in Honolulu, Waikiki, Hilo and Kona.

 

For those interested in attending, there will be a meeting on Thursday, Oct. 18, at 6:30 p.m. in Sonya Kessler’s classroom.

 

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CES preschool students learn about the letter E

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are working hard to learn all the letters of the alphabet.

 

Recently, in Julie Shelton’s class, students focused on the letter E.

 

Students learned what the uppercase and lowercase letter looks like, along with many words that start with the letter.

 

CES preschool teacher Julie Shelton teaches her students about the letter E.

CES students learn about measurements

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning about measurements.

 

In Tonya Hagan’s second-grade class, students are learning about using centimeters and meters.

 

CES second-graders Caleb Goodson, at left, and Emma Humphress practice measuring.

CES welcomes new kindergarten teacher

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members recently welcomed a new kindergarten teacher to their school.

 

Because of growing enrollment, a fifth kindergarten class was created at CES.

 

Lindsey Muncie, who previously taught at Kentucky Christian Academy, has begun teaching at CES.

 

CES kindergarten teacher Lindsey Muncie talks to her students about the difference between living and non-living things.

CES preschool students learn about fire fighters

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are learning about fire fighters.

 

Fire fighters will soon visit CES to teach students about fire prevention.

 

To help them learn about what a fire fighter does, preschool students are talking about their job duties and the equipment they use.

 

CES preschool student Anderson Cox colors.

CHS boys’ golf team competes at state tournament

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team competed at the Kentucky High School Athletic Association tournament on Friday, Oct. 5.

 

The team played at Bowling Green Country Club.

 

Overall, the team finished in 340 strokes, missing the cut to advance to the second day of play.

 

CHS boys’ golf players, from left, sophomore Kameron Smith, seniors Layton Hord, Myles Murrell and Casey Hardin and sophomore Colin Harris, pose for a photo at the KHSAA tournament.

CHS soccer team defeats North Bullitt

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently defeated North Bullitt High School.

 

Final score was 6-1.

 

Daniel Johnson, a senior, scored five goals for his team.

 

CHS sophomore Sae’von Buckner also scored for the Eagles.

 

CHS sophomore Sae’von Buckner runs to the ball.

CHS soccer team takes on LaRue County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently took on LaRue County.

 

CHS fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

Final score was 1-2.

 

Brennon Wheeler, a junior, scored a goal for the Eagles.

 

CHS junior Brennon Wheeler fights for the ball.

CHS soccer team to host summer camp

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team will host a camp this summer.

 

The camp is open to children ages 5 to 12, and will be June 4-7 at the Campbellsville Elementary School campus.

 

CHS Soccer Camp Flyer

CIS students continue to increase test scores, remain at top in region

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students are continuing to perform well in the classroom, by once again improving their state test scores in many areas.

 

As a result, the scores keep CIS as one of the top Districts in the region.

 

At Campbellsville Elementary School, math and reading scores remain higher than state averages.

 

Campbellsville Middle School students saw an increase in reading and math, as well as a decrease in the students scoring novice.

 

And at Campbellsville High School, reading ACT scores are at an all-time high and math scores are above state averages.

 

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CHS soccer team defeats Monroe County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently defeated Monroe County.

 

Final score was 3-0.

 

Evan McAninch and Brody Weeks, seniors, scored goals for the Eagles, as did sophomore Jastyn Shively.

 

CHS senior Keidlan Boils protects the ball.

CMS football team takes on Adair County

 

Campbellsville Middle School football team recently took on Adair County.

 

In the last game of the regular season, CMS hosted Adair County at the Campbellsville High School football field.

 

CMS fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CMS eighth-grader Keondre Weathers is tackled.

CMS students study Native American culture

 

Campbellsville Middle School students have been studying Native American culture.

 

In Robbilyn Speer’s social studies classes, students were recently tested on their knowledge of Native American homes.

 

Speer gave her students a box of materials, including paper, Popsicle sticks, Play-Doh, string, pipe cleaners and more, and asked them to build one of several Native American houses.

 

CMS eighth-graders Haylee Allen, at left, and Levi Dicken make a plank house.

CHS students make biscuits

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned to make homemade biscuits.

 

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

 

In Deanna Campbell’s foods and nutrition classes, Freeman taught students to make their own cheddar and homestyle biscuits.

 

CHS sophomores Carly Adams, at left, and Taylor Knight mix ingredients as they make homemade biscuits.

CMS students sample history

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are learning about – and sampling – history.

 

In Robbilyn Speer’s class, students are learning about the Age of Exploration.

 

Speer told students that, during that time in history, the Native Americans introduced many new items to the Europeans.

 

CMS teacher Robbilyn Speer laughs as her students, from left, eighth-graders Levi Dicken, Haylee Allen and Bri Hayes, react as they sample dark chocolate, which the Native Americans introduced to the Europeans.

CES students learn punctuation

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-graders are learning all about punctuation.

 

In Miriah Cox’s class, students are learning when to use a capital letter, period, exclamation mark and question mark.

 

To help, Cox recently introduced her students to an air punctuation game.

 

CES first-graders Mariah Harris, at left, and Trinidy Gribbins play an air punctuation game with teacher Miriah Cox.

CES students study rhythm

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are creating rhythm in their music classes.

 

In Cyndi Chadwick’s class, students recently used Popsicle sticks to practice writing rhythms.

 

Chadwick announced a rhythm and asked her students to write it using their sticks.

 

CES third-grader Kierra Maupin writes a rhythm with Popsicle sticks.

CES preschool students paint trees

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are celebrating fall.

 

In Denise Spencer’s class, students recently discussed the fall season.

 

As an activity, students created their very own fall trees with orange, red, yellow and brown paint.

 

CES preschool student Ayana Flores holds her fall tree.

CES kindergarteners create self-portraits

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are learning to draw self-portraits.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, students recently drew themselves.

 

CES kindergartener Peyton Mascarenas colors his self-portrait.

CES students study the continents

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-graders are learning the continents and oceans of the world.

 

In Patty Haley’s class, students are learning about the nine continents and the oceans around the world, and how they come together.

 

CES third-grader Katelynn Vest works on her continent poster.

CHS band hosts Bingo Night

 

Campbellsville High School marching band recently hosted its first Bingo Night fundraiser.

 

In all, the band raised about $400.

 

Proceeds will go toward the band’s upcoming trips to Cincinnati, Ohio, and Indianapolis, Ind., for national competitions.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fourth-graders Alyssa Knezevic, at left, and Aleecia Knezevic play bingo.

CHS senior volleyball players honored

 

Campbellsville High School’s senior volleyball players were honored in a special ceremony on Tuesday, Oct. 2.

 

This year’s seniors are Natalie Caldwell, Samantha Mason, Salena Ritchie and Tatem Wiseman.

 

The players were honored before the team’s game vs. North Hardin High School, and thanked for their hard work and dedication to the CHS volleyball team.

 

This year’s senior volleyball players are pictured with their teammates. From left, front, are seniors Natalie Caldwell, Samantha Mason, Tatem Wiseman and Salena Ritchie. Back, sophomores Anna Clara Moura, Laci Hodgens, in front, Zoie Sidebottom, freshman Rylee Petett, in front, junior Shelby Smith, sophomore Chloe Garrett, junior Ketayah Taylor, coach Shajuana Ditto and freshman Tayler Thompson, Alexis Thomas, Sarah Adkins, Kaylyn Smith and Lainey Watson.

CHS soccer team battles Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently battled Marion County.

 

CHS lost the very close game by a score of 4-5.

 

Daniel Johnson, a senior, scored three goals, and freshman Dakota Harris added one.

 

CHS senior Daniel Johnson scores a goal.

CHS volleyball team takes on Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently took on Taylor County.

 

The junior varsity team won their match by a score of 2-1.

 

Set scores were 21-19, 12-21 and 23-21.

 

CHS freshman Kaylyn Smith hits the ball.

CHS volleyball team takes on Nelson County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently took on Nelson County.

 

Freshman players won their match by a score of 2-0.

 

Junior varsity and varsity players fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS seniors Salena Ritchie, at left, and Tatem Wiseman guard the net.

CMS football team hosts Metcalfe County

 

Campbellsville Middle School football team recently hosted Metcalfe County.

 

The CMS team fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CMS seventh-grader Devin Kinser runs the ball.

CHS soccer team takes on Barren County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently took on Barren County.

 

CHS fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS senior Brody Weeks and sophomore Jastyn Shively scored goals for the Eagles.

 

CHS senior Brody Weeks kicks the ball.

CMS girls’ basketball team defeats Russell County

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball team recently defeated Russell County.

 

In the eighth-grade game, CMS came out on top.

 

Final score was 33-28.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fifth-grader Nora Harris fights for the ball.

CMS football team battles Taylor County

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grade football team recently battled Taylor County.

 

The CMS team fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CMS eighth-grader J.T. Washington tackles.

CHS soccer team takes on Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently took on Taylor County.

 

CHS fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

The team will host North Bullitt on Monday, Oct. 1, and LaRue County on Tuesday, Oct. 2.

 

Game time is 6 p.m. at the Campbellsville Elementary School campus.

 

CHS senior Evan McAninch fights for the ball.

CHS volleyball team defeats Bardstown

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently defeated Bardstown.

 

The varsity squad picked up a win by a score of 2-0.

 

Set scores were 25-19 and 25-23.

 

CHS senior Natalie Caldwell hits the ball.

CMS girls’ basketball team defeats Adair County

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball team recently defeated Adair County.

 

In the eighth-grade game, CMS came out on top.

 

Final score was 51-30.

 

CMS eighth-grader Bre Humphress plays defense.

CHS volleyball team defeats Russell County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently defeated Russell County.

 

Freshman, junior varsity and varsity squads won by scores of 2-0.

 

Varsity set scores were 25-20 and 25-19.

 

CHS senior Samantha Mason jumps to block a shot.

CHS senior soccer players honored

 

Campbellsville High School’s senior soccer players were honored in a special ceremony on Saturday, Sept. 29.

 

This year’s seniors are Keidlan Boils, Daniel Johnson, Evan McAninch, Ian McAninch and Brody Weeks.

 

The players were honored after the team’s win vs. Monroe County, and thanked for their hard work and dedication to the CHS soccer team.

 

CHS senior soccer players are honored. From left are head coach Bradley Harris, assistant coach Malique Spaulding, players Daniel Johnson, Ian McAninch, Evan McAninch, Brody Weeks and Keidlan Boils and assistant coaches Owen Weeks and Weston Horn.

CMS football team defeats Taylor County

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grade football team recently defeated Taylor County.

 

The teams battled into overtime.

 

In the extra plays, CMS scored a touchdown and held the Taylor County offensive line to get the win.

 

Final score was 14-8.

 

CMS seventh-grader Tashaun Hart runs the ball.

CES preschool students make school buses

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently learned all about school buses.

 

In Julie Shelton’s class, students talked about riding the school bus and how it takes students to and from school every day.

 

As an activity, students made their own school buses out of construction paper.

 

CES preschool student Amiah Carmicle glues windows on her school bus.

CES preschool students enjoy center time

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are enjoying center time.

 

In Julie Shelton’s class, students spend time each day rotating to various centers.

 

CES preschool students Alex Spurling, at left, and Caleb Tucker build with blocks.

CES students have rhythm

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning how to create rhythms.

 

In Cyndi Chadwick’s music classes, students are learning to keep a steady beat by playing rhythm sticks.

 

During a recent class, students practiced mimicking Chadwick as they performed a song together at a fast tempo.

 

CES first-grader Brayden Porter plays the rhythm sticks.

CHS baseball team to host annual lead-off dinner and auction

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team will host its 12th annual lead-off dinner and auction on Saturday, March 3, at the CHS gym.

 

Dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m., with the auction to follow.

 

 

Baseball

CMS students practice measuring

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are learning how to measure.

 

In Amy Knifley’s integrated science class, students are studying units of measurement.

 

As an activity, students recently practiced measuring a variety of objects, from a pencil to a shoe and much more.

 

CMS eighth-grader Brooklyn Davis measures classmates Alex Byers.

CES second-graders have fun with water

 

Campbellsville Elementary School second-graders are having fun learning with water.

 

In Laura Dicken’s class, students recently received a reward for their hard work.

 

Students helped Dicken as she performed a science experiment with water.

 

CES second-grader Serenity Bell drops water on a dime.

CES art students draw landscapes

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning to draw lines.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s class, students recently talked about actual versus implied lines.

 

CES fourth-graders Dalton Shively, at left, and Peyton Mitchell color their landscapes.

CES art students use shapes to make animals

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students are learning different shapes and making animals out of them.

 

To study their shapes, Hash asked students to use various shapes made out of construction paper to glue together and make different kinds of animals.

 

CES kindergarteners XXX, at left, and XXX hold their lion and elephant, respectively.

CHS students create color palettes

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned how to make their own color palettes.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s art class, students are practicing adding white paint to make lighter colors and black paint to create darker colors.

 

CHS freshman Adin Hunt paints a blue color palette.

CES fifth-graders play the bucket drums

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fifth-grade music students are learning to play the bucket drums.

 

In Cyndi Chadwick’s music class, students are practicing keeping a steady beat by playing the Cha Cha Slide.

 

From left, CES fifth-graders Skielei Milby, Zehavah Negron and Emilee Derringer play the bucket drums.

CHS show choir to present ‘Evolution of Music’

 

Campbellsville High School Show Choir will present its spring concert on Friday, April 20, and Saturday, April 21.

 

The concert is entitled “Evolution of Music,” and will include performances of classic songs made popular as music evolved over the past few decades.

 

Performances will begin at 7 p.m. in Hamilton Auditorium.

 

They are free and open to the public.

 

CHS Show Choir

CMS students learn to play the handbells

 

Campbellsville Middle School music students recently learned to play a new instrument.

 

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

 

Students worked together as a team to read the music and eventually play “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star.”

 

CMS sixth-grader Skylar Wilhoite plays the handbells.

CMS girls’ basketball eighth-grade players honored

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball eighth-grade players were honored recently for their hard work and dedication to their team.

 

The eighth-graders were recognized in a special ceremony at their last regular season home game on Thursday, Sept. 27.

 

This year’s eighth-graders include Asia Barbour, Briana Davis, Antaya Epps, Brianna Hayes, BreAnna Humphress, Mary Russell and Dakota Slone.

 

CMS girls’ basketball eighth-grade players are honored. From left are assistant coaches LeeAnn Grider and Kathy England, Briana Davis, Asia Barbour, Brianna Hayes, Mary Russell, Antaya Epps, Dakota Slone, BreAnna Humphress and head coach Tiarra Cecil.

Community leaders read to CES students

 

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

 

CES Family Resource and Youth Services Center hosted “A Few Good Men and Women” to read some of their favorite books to students.

 

Bonnie Webster reads to CES first-graders.

CMS names Exceeding Eagles

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Exceeding Eagles for the week of Sept. 24.

 

Students who receive the Exceeding Eligible award are those who go above and beyond inside and outside of the classroom, accomplish a goal they didn’t believe possible and excel in their academics and extra-curricular activities.

 

CMS Exceeding Eagles for the week of Sept. 17 are, from left, sixth-graders Taylan Hunt and Chloe Hoppes, seventh-graders Jovi Bowen and Alexis Sharp and eighth-graders Dakota Slone and Blake Tungate.

CES students celebrate Color Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are spending several weeks studying colors.

 

Students in Lisa Wiseman’s, Kimberly Clark’s, Nikki Price’s and Leanna Cundiff’s classes began celebrating Color Week recently and will continue for several weeks.

 

Each week, students study all about a specific color and then dress in that color each Thursday.

 

CES kindergarteners in Kimberly Clark’s class wear pink for Color Week.

CMS leadership students meet for orientation

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are learning about leadership.

 

Eighth-graders participating in Campbellsville University’s leadership program recently met for an orientation event.

 

CMS students – along with students from Green and Taylor county middle schools – will participate in several activities through the 2018-2019 school year to learn leadership and other skills.

 

CMS students participating in the LOCK program are, from left, front, eighth-graders Chase Hord, Leigh Hicks, Alysa Howard and Mikaela Scharbrough. Back, CMS guidance assistant Debbie Edwards and eighth-graders Levi Dicken, Weston Mattingly, Whitney Frashure and Haylee Allen. Absent from the photo is eighth-grader Seth Hash.

CHS art students complete The Eye Project

 

Campbellsville High School specialized art students recently completed The Eye Project.

 

Students used different media to draw eyes on wooden boards.

 

Jo Ann Harris’s students first drew their eyes with pencil, and then added color with paint and colored pencils.

 

From left, CHS seniors Christina Phipps, Chloe Decker and Ruby Hatfield paint their eyes.

CHS students host voter registration drive

 

Campbellsville High School students are helping their classmates learn the importance of voting.

 

CHS Y Club members hosted a voter registration drive recently, in recognition of National Voter Registration Day.

 

Elizabeth Sullivan, Jeremiah Jackson and Hayley Stapleton talked to their classmates during the drive about the importance of voting.

 

CHS seniors, from left, Elizabeth Sullivan, Jeremiah Jackson and Hayley Stapleton host a voter registration drive.

FRYSC Advisory Council to meet

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Family Resource and Youth Services Center Advisory Council will have its regular meeting on Thursday, April 19, at noon.

 

Calendar

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Sept. 24.

 

They are freshman Dakota Harris, sophomore Riley Rainwater, junior Blake Allen and senior Christa Riggs.

 

From left are sophomore Riley Rainwater, freshman Dakota Harris, senior Christa Riggs and junior Blake Allen.

CES students make magic carpets

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are learning about different types of lines, and recently made their own magic carpets.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, students recently read the book “Harold and the Purple Crayon” to learn about thin, thick, zigzag, wavy, curly and loopy lines.

 

CES kindergartener Karson Wright glues a line on his face.

CES students play ‘steal the bacon’

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently played “steal the bacon” in their physical education class.

 

In Zach Durham’s class, students were divided into two groups and given a number.

 

When a student’s number was called, they raced to “steal the bacon” before their opponent.

 

CES first-graders Kalie Pilkington, at left, and William Li chase each other as they “steal the bacon.”

CMS choir to present ‘Soul Train’

 

Campbellsville Middle School choir will present its spring concert on Sunday, April 29.

 

The concert is entitled “Soul Train” and will include performances of songs made popular in the 1970s.

 

The performance will begin at 2:30 p.m. in Hamilton Auditorium.

 

It is free and open to the public.

 

CMS Choir Concert

CES students make smoothies

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently made smoothies as part of their reading lesson.

 

Farrah Hord, a reading interventionist, meets with students each day to help them sharpen their reading skills.

 

One of her groups recently read a book about how to make smoothies.

 

CES reading interventionist Farrah Hord adds a banana as she and her first-grade students read how to make a smoothie. Pictured are, from left, Courtney Gilbert, Carsen Montgomery and Fallyn Smith.

CES art students create Minecraft selfies

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students recently created their own Minecraft selfies.

 

Students in Adrienne Hash’s class are learning about artist Chuck Close.

 

Close uses intricate grid-like patterns to portray his subjects in portraits.

 

CES fourth-grader Reagan Hayes colors her Minecraft selfie.

CES first-graders enjoy center time

 

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

 

In Miriah Cox’s class, students spend time each day rotating to various centers.

 

Students work on writing and math skills, practice reading, play games on tablets and much more.

 

CES first-grader Bentley Wilhoite reads during center time.

CMS hosts student-led conferences

 

Campbellsville Middle School hosted student-led conferences on Monday, Sept. 24.

 

During the conferences, students discussed midterm grades with their parents and teachers.

 

About 100 students attended.

 

CMS teacher Paige Cook talks with seventh-grader Zachary Akin and his mother Lori Veloudis about his grades.

CHS soccer team takes on Hart County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently took on Hart County.

 

CHS fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS sophomore Sae’von Buckner scored a goal for the Eagles, with an assist from senior Brody Weeks.

 

The team will host Wayne County on Tuesday, Sept. 25, at 6:30 p.m. at the Campbellsville Elementary School campus.

 

CHS senior Daniel Johnson protects the ball.

CHS soccer team battles Grayson County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently battled Grayson County.

 

CHS fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS will host Wayne County on Tuesday, Sept. 25, at 6:30 p.m. at the Campbellsville Elementary School campus.

 

CHS senior Evan McAninch hits the ball.

CMS football team battles Green County to overtime

 

Campbellsville Middle School football team recently battled Green County to overtime.

 

At the end of the fourth quarter, the score was tied at 22.

 

CMS eighth-grader Konner Forbis fends off Green County defenders.

CHS freshman volleyball team defeats Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School freshman volleyball team recently defeated Marion County.

 

Junior varsity and varsity squads battled hard, but couldn’t get the wins.

 

Freshman set scores were 21-11 and 21-14.

 

CHS will host Taylor County on Monday, Sept. 24, at 5:30 p.m. in the gym.

 

CHS freshmen Lainey Watson, at left, and Kaylyn Smith jump for the ball.

CHS volleyball team sweeps Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently swept Adair County.

 

CHS picked up freshman, junior varsity and varsity wins.

 

CHS will host Taylor County on Monday, Sept. 24, at 5:30 p.m. in the gym.

 

CHS senior Salena Ritchie jumps to block a shot.

CMS sixth-graders learn about the phases of the moon

 

Campbellsville Middle School sixth-graders are learning the phases of the moon.

 

In Jan Speer’s science class, students are learning about the moon and stars, and why the moon has different phases.

 

As an activity, and a treat, students recently used cookies filled with cream to depict the moon’s phases.

 

CMS sixth-graders Destiny Bradley, at left, and Lilyan Murphy use cookies to make the phases of the moon.

CES third-graders visit public library

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-grade students recently visited the Taylor County Public Library.

 

At the library, they toured the building with Outreach Librarian Kelsie Pepper, read books in the youth reading room and heard stories from Youth Services Librarian Kimberly Burton.

 

After visiting the library, students walked to Best Donut for a sweet treat.

 

CES third-graders Chloe Harvey, at left, and Elizabeth Foster tour the Taylor County Public Library.

CMS students study potential energy

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are studying potential energy in their science class.

 

In a recent lab exercise, students focused on gravitational potential energy.

 

Students worked in pairs to study the relationship between mass, gravitational acceleration and height, which determine the amount of energy.

 

CMS seventh-graders Leo Lamer, at left, and Jovi Bowen record their data as they research the relationship between mass, gravitational acceleration and height.

CHS marching band wins second place

 

Campbellsville High School marching band received second place in its second competition this season.

 

CHS competed at Allen County-Scottsville High School in Scottsville on Saturday, Sept. 15.

 

The band won second place in Class A.

 

CHS will compete at Austin Peay University in Clarksville, Tenn. on Saturday, Sept. 29.

 

CHS junior Tristin Lopez warms up before the performance.

CHS upperclassmen order class rings

 

Campbellsville High School juniors and seniors are ordering their class rings.

 

Balfour representatives came to CHS recently to talk to upperclassmen about ring options, colors and designs.

 

CHS juniors Gavin Ford, at left, and Abie Angel order their class rings.

CES students learn about respect

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are learning about respect.

 

Susan Kennon, a Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center liaison at CES, recently spoke to students about the importance of being respectful, listening to adults and following directions.

 

Kindergarteners listen as Susan Kennon, a Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center liaison at CES, talks to them about being respectful with adults.

CHS cross country team competes in Green County

 

Campbellsville High School cross country team recently competed in the Green County Cow Days Festival race.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Chase Hord finished the middle school race in 11:08, which earned him ninth place overall.

 

The team will compete in the Jack Mitchell Invite in LaRue County on Thursday, Sept. 27.

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Jonathan Sparks runs.

CHS graduates nearly 70 students

 

With the turn of a tassel, they became alumni.

 

Campbellsville High School’s Class of 2018 graduated on Saturday, May 26, in front of family, friends, teachers and administrators.

 

Nearly 70 students received diplomas to mark the end of their high school careers.

 

CHS Class of 2018 poses for a final group photo together.

CES preschool students study the letter M

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are studying the letter M.

 

In Julie Shelton’s class, students have been discussing words that begin with M, and learned how to write the letter.

 

CES preschool student Wyatt Cox shows off his letter M bracelet, as classmate Kameron Montes puts his on his wrist.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of Sept. 17.

 

They are kindergarteners Caroline Rucker, K.J. Fields and Bentley Cox; first-graders Courtney Gilbert, Samuel Terry and Jackson Wright; second-graders Carson Montes and Aubrey Allen; third-graders Elizabeth Foster, Brenden Chastain, Zach Hak and Amani Bridgewater; fourth-graders Aidan Wilson, Alexia Howard and Jaron Johnson; and fifth-graders Christian Hart, Madison Philpott, Aleecia Knezevic and Cody Tamez.

 

From left, front, are second-grader Aubrey Allen, first-grader Jackson Wright, third-grader Amani Bridgewater, kindergartener Caroline Rucker, second-grader Carson Montes, third-grader Brenden Chastain and kindergartener K.J. Fields. Back, third-grader Elizabeth Foster, fifth-grader Aleecia Knezevic, fourth-graders Alexia Howard and Aidan Wilson, fifth-graders Madison Philpott and Christian Hart, fourth-grader Jaron Johnson and fifth-grader Cody Tamez. Absent from the photo are kindergartener Bentley Cox, first-graders Courtney Gilbert and Samuel Terry and third-grader Zach Hak.

CHS seniors have fun at project graduation

 

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

 

Nearly all of this year’s 70 seniors attended project graduation, which was on Saturday, May 26, a few hours after the seniors graduated.

 

From left, CHS seniors Ryan Wiedewitsch, Austin Fitzgerald, Sara Farmer and Alex Doss sing karaoke.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of Sept. 17.

 

They are kindergartener Lucia Oliver, first-grader Tylee Britton, second-grader LeeAnna Garvin, third-grader Karson Burchett, fourth-grader Zaemar Hoskins and fifth-grader Joshua Thompson.

 

From left are fifth-grader Joshua Thompson, second-grader LeeAnna Garvin, kindergartener Lucia Oliver, fourth-grader Zaemar Hoskins, third-grader Karson Burchett and first-grader Tylee Britton.

CHS baseball team is 20th District champs

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team crushed Adair County to win the 20th District tournament championship.

 

CHS hosted Adair on Thursday, May 24, for the championship match up.

 

Final score was 16-4.

 

The Eagles had 16 hits in the five-inning game, led by freshman John Orberson’s 4-4 night.

 

CHS junior Treyce Mattingly jumps atop a pile of players after his team wins the 20th District championship.

CMS names Exceeding Eagles

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Exceeding Eagles for the week of Sept. 17.

 

Students who receive the Exceeding Eligible award are those who go above and beyond inside and outside of the classroom, accomplish a goal they didn’t believe possible and excel in their academics and extra-curricular activities.

 

A male and female student in each grade level receive the honor each week.

 

CMS Exceeding Eagles for the week of Sept. 17 are, from left, seventh-grader Chloe Mitchell, eighth-grader Zamar Owens, sixth-graders Thomas Tungate and Ellie Wise, seventh-grader Dalton Morris and eighth-grader Mary Russell.

CES choir to present ‘Jukebox Time Machine’

 

Campbellsville Elementary School choir will present its spring concert on Sunday, May 6.

 

The concert is entitled “Jukebox Time Machine” and will include performances of songs made popular from the 1930s to the 2000s.

 

CES

CHS baseball squad comes from behind to defeat Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team came from behind to defeat Marion County and advance to the 20th District tournament championship.

 

The Eagles hosted Marion County on Wednesday, May 23, and got a win by a score of 5-3.

 

CHS was down 0-3 when junior Lane Bottoms hit a three-run home run in the bottom of the fourth inning.

 

CHS senior Wyatt Houk reacts as he fields an out to win the game.

CES students celebrate Color Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are spending several weeks studying colors.

 

Students in Lisa Wiseman’s, Kimberly Clark’s, Nikki Price’s and Leanna Cundiff’s classes began celebrating Color Week recently and will continue for several weeks.

 

CES kindergarteners in Kimberly Clark’s class wear brown for Color Week.

CHS softball team takes on Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently took on Taylor County in the opening round of the 20th District tournament.

 

The Eagles fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS softball players gather after their loss in the 20th District tournament.

CES kindergarteners learn shapes

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning about new shapes.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, students recently talked about circles, squares, triangles and stars.

 

CES kindergartener Aaliyah Maupin colors.

CHS senior to play baseball at LWC

 

Campbellsville High School senior baseball player Ethan Lay will continue his academic and playing career at Lindsey Wilson College.

 

Lay recently signed his letter of intent in a special ceremony with friends, family members, coaches and teammates.

 

CHS senior baseball player Ethan Lay will continue his academic and playing career at Lindsey Wilson College. Lay recently signed his letter of intent in a special ceremony with friends, family members, coaches and teammates. From left, front, are his mother Ashley Lay, Lay and teammate Wyatt Houk, who will also attend LWC and play baseball this fall. Back, assistant coaches Zach Lewis and Lynn Kearney, head coach Blake Milby and assistant coach Phil Gowdy.

CHS physics students study Newton’s Law

 

Campbellsville High School AP physics students are learning about Newton’s Law of motion.

 

Students in Cheryl Dicken’s class recently performed a lab experiment to prove the law true.

 

CHS seniors Dakota Reardon, at left, and Randy Harris time their car as it travels on their track.

CES retirees take final Eagle Walk

 

Campbellsville Elementary School staff members who will soon retire recently took their last Eagle Walk down the school hallways.

 

The employees were recognized on Wednesday, May 23.

 

Students lined the hallways and gave the staff members hugs and high-fives.

 

CES teacher Lisa Kearney takes a final Eagle Walk down the school hallways.

CMS students study pop art

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are studying pop art, and making some of their own.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s classes, students are learning about pop artists Roy Lichtenstein and Jim Dine.

 

CMS sixth-grader Summer Cothern draws her heart.

CMS sixth- and seventh-grade students receive awards

 

Campbellsville Middle School sixth- and seventh-grade students recently received awards for their academic work this school year.

 

End of the year awards were presented on Monday, May 21.

 

Sixth-grade subject award winners are, from left, front, Karlie Cox, accelerated language arts; Angelica Seng, science; and Diego Noyola, social studies. Back, Nathan McFarland, math; Kayden Birdwell, language arts; and Jovi Bowen, reading.     Seventh-grade subject award winners are, from left, front, Leigh Hicks, language arts; and Whitney Frashure, science and math. Back, Haylee Allen, accelerated language arts; and MaCayla Falls, social studies.

CMS, CHS students participate in district choral festival

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students participated in the Fourth District Choral Festival on Monday, Sept. 17, and Tuesday, Sept. 18.

 

The festival is an annual event that features students from area schools. Students in grades seven through high school seniors can participate, and are divided into two groups.

 

From left, CHS senior Jeremiah Jackson, juniors Alli Wilson, Gavin Johnson, Lauryn Agathen and Zaria Cowan and seniors Hayley Stapleton and Jay Tucker participate in the Senior High Choir at the Fourth District Choral Festival.     From left, CMS eighth-grader Kadence Houk, seventh-grader Allison Sumners, eighth-graders Mikaela Scharbrough and Haylee Allen, CHS freshman Gabby Skaggs, eighth-graders Whitney Frashure, Glory Deckard and Zeke Bell and seventh-grader Nathan Ray participate in the Junior High Choir at the Fourth District Choral Festival. Absent from the photo is freshman Abby Turner.

CMS students compete in Field Day games

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently battled each other in Field Day games.

 

Students participated in relay races, a softball throw and tug of war.

 

After scores were tabulated, classroom winners were named for each grade level.

 

CMS eighth-graders in Paige Cook’s class compete in the tug of war. In front is Dalton Reardon.

CES students write about pumpkins

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are practicing their writing skills.

 

In Shirley Cox’s writing class, students have been learning that pumpkins are a fruit.

 

As an assignment, Cox asked students to write sentences and paragraphs to tell their readers what they learned about pumpkins.

 

CES third-grader Marion Mann writes about pumpkins.

CIS honors bus driver, monitor of the year

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools recently honored its top bus driver and monitor.

 

At a recent meeting, Transportation Director Tim Tungate thanked his staff members for a great school year, and announced the award winners.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Transportation Director Tim Tungate, at left, recently honored his top bus driver and monitor. B.J. Perkins, center, received the Donna Gaddis Bus Monitor of the Year award. Stuart Hughes received the Donna Gaddis Driver of the Year award.

CES preschool students practice counting, writing

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are practicing counting and writing letters.

 

In Julie Shelton’s class, students are having fun writing letters to make words, and using shapes to practice their counting skills.

 

Each day, students rotate to several stations to work on many different skills and have fun, too.

 

CES preschool student Terren Lasley counts.

CES honors perfect attendance students

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently honored several students for having perfect attendance in the 2017-2018 school year.

 

Students receiving the award include first-graders Kira Dotson, third-graders Cayton Lawhorn and Damien Clark and fourth-graders Izak Burress, Christian Hart and De’Asia Fisher.

 

CES perfect attendance award winners for the 2017-2018 school year are, from left, fourth-grader Izak Burress, first-grader Kira Dotson, third-graders Cayton Lawhorn and Damien Clark and fourth-graders Christian Hart and De’Asia Fisher.

CES art students make robots

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently made robots in their art class.

 

To practice learning the many different shapes, second-grade students in Adrienne Hash’s art classes were asked to use shapes to make a robot.

 

CES second-grader Jontae Clayborne glues together his robot.

CES raises money for local family

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members recently raised money to help a local family.

 

Talon Perkins, the 1-year-old son of Kyle and Beth Perkins, was born with a congenital heart disease and pulmonary vein stenosis.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members recently raised $500 to help Talon Perkins, 1, who was born with a congenital heart disease and pulmonary vein stenosis. Students recently presented Talon and his family members with a check. CES students in front are, from left, fifth-graders Logan England, Deanna Reardon, Jaclyn Jackson and Dezarae Washington and third-graders Sophia Santos, Jaron Johnson, Ava Ellis and Keely Rakes. Back, Talon’s cousin Kyndall Cox, Talon’s aunt Allison, Cox, an exceptional child educator at CES, Beth Perkins holding Talon, CES Principal Elisha Rhodes, CES music teacher Cyndi Chadwick and Talon’s grandparents Cindy and Tommy Perkins.

CES first-graders practice spelling

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-graders are working on their spelling skills.

 

In Luci Shofner’s class, students are using magnets to help them learn to spell new words.

 

CES first-grader Adelyn Litsey uses her magnets to spelling the bonus word, “jumping.”

CHS seniors preparing for graduation

 

Campbellsville High School seniors will graduate in a few weeks, and many special activities are planned.

 

Baccalaureate will be Sunday, May 20, at 1 p.m. in Hamilton Auditorium.

 

Class night is set for Tuesday, May 22, at 6:30 p.m. in the CHS gym.

 

And graduation will be Saturday, May 26, at 11 a.m. in Hamilton Auditorium.

 

Senior Events

CIS school year comes to a close

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students attended school on Wednesday, May 23, for the final day of the 2017-2018 school year.

 

Students spent the day cleaning out lockers, preparing for summer programs and saying goodbye to their friends and teachers.

 

CES music teacher Cyndi Chadwick waves to students as they leave after the last day of school.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Sept. 17.

 

They are freshman Rylee Petett, sophomore Zaquan Cowan, junior Aleah Knifley and senior Ian McAninch.

 

From left are senior Ian McAninch, freshman Rylee Petett and sophomore Zaquan Cowan. Absent from the photo is junior Aleah Knifley.

CHS Class of 2018 takes Senior Walk

 

Campbellsville High School seniors took their final walk down school hallways on Wednesday, May 23.

 

During the Senior Walk, senior students dressed in their caps and gowns and walked down the hallways at Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools, where they spent their academic careers.

 

From left, Connor Wilson, Wyatt Houk and Chanson Atkinson participate in the Senior Walk at CES.

CMS football players honored

 

Campbellsville Middle School football team recently honored its eighth-grade players for their dedication and hard work this season.

 

This year’s eighth-graders include Konner Forbis, Deondre Weathers, Camren Vicari, Seth Hash, Keondre Weathers, J.T. Washington, Cameron Mahan, Aiden Humphress, Cayden Corona, Isaiah Caffee, Logan Marples and Levi Dicken.

 

CMS football team honored its eighth-grade players on Tuesday, Sept. 18. They are, from left, front, Cayden Corona, Camren Vicari, Deondre Weathers, Konner Forbis, Deondre Weathers, Aiden Humphress and Seth Hash. Back, Levi Dicken, Logan Marples, Isaiah Caffee, J.T. Washington and Cameron Mahan. They are pictured with coaches, from left, Will Griffin, Tommy Allen, Bronson Gowdy, John Gholston, Isaiah Perkins, Stephen Tucker, Aaron Webb and Shumari Bridgewater.

CHS student completes SRNA training

 

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

 

CHS senior Vonnea Smith recently completed State Registered Nurse Aide training, and, as a result, is now college and career ready in pre-nursing.

 

Vonnea Smith

CES students learn how to be good listeners

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are learning how to be good listeners.

 

Susan Kennon, a Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center liaison at CES, recently spoke to students about the importance of listening and following directions.

 

Susan Kennon, a Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center liaison at CES, speaks to kindergarten students about the importance of listening.

CHS boys’ tennis team defeats Caverna

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ tennis team recently defeated Caverna.

 

In singles, senior Jackson Hunt won by a score of 8-6.

 

Patrick Walker, a sophomore, also won his match, by scores of 6-2 and 6-3.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Blake Settle hits the ball.

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Colin Harris recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

As of Wednesday, May 23, Harris has passed Certiport exams in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint to obtain Microsoft Office Specialist industry certification.

 

Colin Harris

CHS art students practice monoprinting

 

Campbellsville High School art students are learning how to make monoprints.

 

Advanced Placement studio art students in Jo Ann Harris’s class are learning new techniques to create artwork.

 

Monoprints are created when ink is laid on a surface, with paper placed on top.

 

CHS senior Chloe Decker pulls her paper from ink to make a monoprint.

CHS softball team takes on Washington County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently took on Washington County.

 

CHS fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Olivia Fields looks to score.

CHS student to play volleyball at LWC

 

Campbellsville High School senior Vonnea Smith will continue her academic and volleyball career at Lindsey Wilson College.

 

Smith signed her letter of intent in a special ceremony with friends, family members, coaches and teammates on Monday, May 21.

 

She will play volleyball at LWC and study to become a teacher.

 

CHS senior volleyball player will continue her academic and athletic career at Lindsey Wilson College. Smith signed her letter of intent in a special ceremony with friends, family members, coaches and teammates on Monday, May 21. From left, front, are Smith with her mother Cora. Back, former CHS volleyball head coach Elisha Rhodes, LWC volleyball assistant coach Gosia Wlaszczuk and CHS volleyball head coach Shajuana Ditto.

CMS staff members perform random acts of kindness

 

Campbellsville Middle School staff members recently spent time helping others by performing random acts of kindness.

 

CMS staff members divided into groups on Friday, Sept. 14, to participate in a team-building exercise.

 

The staff members went to various agencies and businesses in the community to say thanks for all they do for Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students.

 

CMS teachers Paige Cook, Christi Kidwell and LeeAnn Grider deliver ice cream treats at Taylor County Public Library.

CES students join ‘Leave Your Legacy Hall of Fame’

 

Campbellsville Elementary School’s distinguished students were recently honored for leaving their legacy at their school.

 

In a special ceremony, students who scored distinguished on last year’s K-PREP exams in math and reading were recognized and inducted in the CES Leave Your Legacy Hall of Fame.

 

CES fourth-grader Izak Burress leaves his handprint, as teacher Ashlee Petett holds his tie for him.

CIS teachers honored at Campbellsville University

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ teachers were honored at Campbellsville University’s Excellence in Teaching Awards ceremony on Saturday, May 19.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School reading interventionist Laura Dicken was honored, as were Campbellsville Middle School reading teacher Sharon Harris and Campbellsville High School art teacher Jo Ann Harris.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ teachers were honored at Campbellsville University’s Excellence in Teaching Awards ceremony on Saturday, May 19. From left are CU Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Donna Hedgepath, CHS Principal David Petett, CES reading interventionist Laura Dicken, CMS teacher Sharon Harris, CHS teacher Jo Ann Harris, CES Principal Elisha Rhodes, CMS Principal Zach Lewis, Superintendent Kirby Smith and Dr. Beverly Ennis, dean of the CU School of Education.

CHS baseball players honored

 

Campbellsville High School baseball players were honored at the team’s annual Family Day end of the season potluck on Sunday, May 20.

 

CHS seniors Wyatt Houk and Ethan Lay were honored and thanked their parents and coaches for their help and support during their time playing baseball.

 

Campbellsville High School baseball players were honored at the team’s annual Family Day end of the season potluck on Sunday, May 20. This year’s award winners are, from left, front, senior Wyatt Houk, Seymour Shaw Award; and senior Ethan Lay, Defensive Award. Back, sophomore Gavin Johnson, Special Teams Award; junior Treyce Mattingly, Offensive Award; junior Lane Bottoms, Coaches Award; junior Ryan Kearney, PRIDE Award and Pitching Award; and freshman John Orberson, Most Improved Award.

CMS students study kinetic energy

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-graders are studying kinetic energy.

 

In Steven Gumm’s science class, students are learning the relationship between kinetic energy, speed and mass.

 

As an experiment, students used cars and weights to test their theories.

 

CES seventh-graders Ethan Cox, at left, and Isaac Roddy test their car.

CHS baseball team takes Eagle Walk through CES

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team took an Eagle Walk through Campbellsville Elementary School on Friday, April 27.

 

The team took on Holy Cross that evening in the All “A” state sectional game.

 

The players walked through the hallways and high-fived CES students.

 

CHS freshman Jastyn Shively and his teammates high-five CES students.

CHS names Leaders of the Year

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Year for the 2017-2018 school year.

 

About 30 students from each class were named Leaders of the Week during the school year. From those students, teachers recently selected their nominations for Leader of the Year.

 

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CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School junior Christa Riggs recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

As of Tuesday, May 22, Riggs has passed Certiport exams in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint to obtain Microsoft Office Specialist industry certification.

 

Christa Riggs

CES art students study Kandinsky

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students are learning about abstract art.

 

Students in Adrienne Hash’s classes are studying artwork created by Wassily Kandinsky.

 

Kandinsky is credited with painting one of the first abstract pieces of art.

 

CES fifth-grader Caysen Wise creates his abstract art.

CHS tennis, track team members honored

 

Campbellsville High School tennis and track team members were honored at the Campbellsville Elementary School assembly on Friday, April 27.

 

The teams have had lots of success this season, and are entering the final few weeks of competition.

 

CHS junior and track team members Taj Sanders high-fives CES students.

CHS students see dangers of drinking and driving during mock crash


His mother cried as the doctors worked tirelessly to save his life.

 

He had been flown from the crash in a helicopter, and was fighting for his life in surgery.

 

Campbellsville High School students learned about the dangers of drinking while driving recently, during a mock crash that “injured” and “killed” several of their own.

 

Rescue personnel work the mock crash scene.

CES fourth-graders have fun at Miller Park

 

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

 

Students spent time playing on the playground, socializing and eating snacks together.

 

CES fourth-grader Arianna Childers slides.

CES students create musical cartoons

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are creating cartoons based on music.

 

In Cyndi Chadwick’s class, students are studying the Carmen Suite.

 

Using the music, students were asked to think about its beginning, middle and ending, and the emotions they feel at those points in the opera.

 

From left, CES third-graders Aiden Forrest, Owen Skaggs, Dax Gray and Luke Mardis draw their cartoons.

CES students play the bucket drums

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fifth-graders are learning to play the bucket drums.

 

In Cyndi Chadwick’s class, students have been practicing their drumming skills, and learning to perform rhythms and beats.

 

CES fifth-graders play the bucket drums. From left, front, are Ellie Wise, Averi Perkins and Chloe Hoppes. Back, J.P. Gutierrez, Ian Creason and Michael Abel.

CHS show choir presents ‘Evolution of Music’

 

They sang, they danced and they made popular music come alive.

 

Campbellsville High School show choir presented “Evolution of Music” on Friday, May 11, for its spring concert.

 

The performance featured solos and group numbers, complete with choreography, which the students created themselves.

 

CHS junior Hayley Stapleton sings.

CHS hires new volleyball coach

 

Campbellsville High School has hired a familiar face as its new head volleyball coach.

 

Shajuana Ditto will begin her first season as head coach in August.

 

She replaces Elisha Rhodes, who was head coach for the past two seasons.

 

Campbellsville High School has hired a familiar face as its new head volleyball coach. Shajuana Ditto will begin her first season as head coach in August. She replaces Elisha Rhodes, who was head coach for the past two seasons. The announcement was made in a special ceremony on Thursday, May 17. From left are CHS Athletic Director Tim Davis, Rhodes, Ditto and CHS Principal David Petett.

CHS seniors submit college applications

 

Campbellsville High School seniors are focusing on continuing their education after high school.

 

CHS recently hosted College Application Day, with admissions counselors from local colleges and universities visiting to help students submit their applications.

 

Audrey Price, southern Kentucky outreach counselor at Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority, helps CHS students, from left, Brody Weeks, Keidlan Boils and Cameron Bohannon as they apply to attend college.

Community leaders read to CES students

 

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

 

CES Family Resource and Youth Services Center hosted “A Few Good Men and Women” to read some of their favorite books to students.

 

John Eastridge reads to CES preschool students.

CHS track team competes at state tournament

 

Campbellsville High School track team members competed at the state meet on Thursday, May 17.

 

The team traveled to University of Kentucky to compete in the Kentucky High School Athletic Association meet.

 

Campbellsville High School track team members competed at the Kentucky High School Athletic Association meet on Thursday, May 17. From left, front, are coach Katie Wilkerson, sophomore Taliyah Hazelwood, juniors Natalie Caldwell, Charlie Pettigrew, Daesean Vancleave and Joe Pipes and coach Steve Doss. Back, assistant Tyler Abney, sophomore Mark Rigsby, junior Jackson Hinton, freshman Reggie Thomas, sophomore Mikael Vaught and junior Evan McAninch.

CHS students meet author via Skype

 

Campbellsville High School students recently met a best-selling author via Skype.

 

Students studying English in Lindsay Williams’s class recently read the book “Rabbit Cake” by Annie Hartnett.

 

CHS students in Lindsay Williams’s class recently read “Rabbit Cake” by Annie Hartnett as part of their English studies. Students met Hartnett via Skype recently to talk about the book.

CMS band students practice

 

Campbellsville Middle School second-year band students are working hard to improve their musical skills.

 

In Zach Shelton’s class, students are practicing their instruments and preparing for upcoming competitions and performances.

 

CMS seventh-grader Nathan McFarland plays percussion.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of April 23.

 

From left, front, are kindergarteners Shannon Carmicle and Mae Miller, second-grader Jacob Wethington, third-graders Cadence Burton and Natalia West and kindergarteners Landry Brown and Braxton Cisco. Second row, second-grader Brenden Chastain, third-grader Lanigan Price, first-graders Carson Montes and Michael Terry, kindergartener Kaylee Franklin, second-grader Destini Gholston, fourth-grader Brianna Mitchell and first-grader Jewell Brewster. Back, fourth-grader Mary James, second-grader Aliy Dunn, fifth-graders Destiny Lane and J.P. Gutierrez, fourth-grader LaDainien Smith, fifth-grader Daisy Wilkerson and third-grader Abby Hoppes. Absent from the photo is first-grader Davian Taylor.

CHS seniors play in state tennis tournament

 

Campbellsville High School seniors Cody Davis and Cass Kidwell made school history recently, playing in the state tennis tournament on Thursday, May 17.

 

Davis and Kidwell are the first CHS boys’ tennis players to compete at the state tournament since 2002.

 

Campbellsville High School seniors Cody Davis, at left, and Cass Kidwell, at right, made school history recently, playing in the state tennis tournament on Thursday, May 17. Davis and Kidwell are the first CHS boys’ tennis players to compete at the state tournament since 2002. They are pictured with boys’ tennis coach Tyler Hardy.

CHS students receive Perfect Attendance awards

 

Campbellsville High School recently honored two students for receiving having perfect attendance for the 2017-2018 school year.

 

Receiving the Perfect Attendance awards are senior Jackson Hunt and freshman Abi Wiedewitsch.

 

CHS senior Jackson Hunt, at left, and freshman Abi Wiedewitsch receive Perfect Attendance awards for the 2017-2018 school year.

CMS art students enjoy painting

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students recently spent some time painting.

 

While students finished a project, and before starting a new one, a group of Jo Ann Harris’s students used their class time to perfect their painting skills.

 

CMS seventh-grader Angelica Seng paints with watercolors.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of April 23.

 

From left are kindergartener Kaylee Franklin, first-grader Kasen Smith, third-grade Kallie Taylor and fifth-grader Dezarae Washington. Absent from the photo are second-grader Hunter Clark and fourth-grader Devin Underwood.

CES art students paint pinch pots

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students recently painted their pinch pots.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art classes, students learned about how art can tell stories and help the viewer learn about other people. They also learned how art can be functional, such as a pot carrying water.

 

CES second-grader Tierra White paints her pot.

CHS athletes named ‘triple threats’

 

Campbellsville High School students have received awards for being “triple threats” on the athletic field.

 

Kentucky High School Athletic Association recently named its Triple Threat Award winners, honoring students who participate in sports year round.

 

Campbellsville High School seniors receiving Kentucky High School Athletic Association Triple Threat Awards are, from left, Kayla Young, Bryce Richardson and Ethan Lay. Absent from the photo is Connor Wilson.     Campbellsville High School students receiving Kentucky High School Athletic Association Triple Threat Awards are, from left, front, freshman Jake Dicken, sophomore Patrick Walker and junior Natalie Caldwell. Back, freshmen Arren Hash, Tristin Faulkner and Kameron Smith and sophomore Mikael Vaught.

CHS senior named Taylor County Distinguished Young Woman

 

Campbellsville High School senior Elizabeth Sullivan has been named the Taylor County Distinguished Young Woman.

 

Sullivan, along with fellow seniors Reagan Knight, Hayley Stapleton and Abbie Dickens and 10 students from Taylor County High School, competed in the 2019 DYW program on Saturday, Sept. 8.

 

In addition to being named the DYW for 2019, Sullivan won scholastic, talent and interview preliminary awards.

 

Knight was named second runner-up and received the scholastic runner-up award.

 

CHS senior Elizabeth Sullivan receives congratulations from classmate Jeremiah Jackson after she is named the Taylor County Distinguished Young Woman.

CES names Writers of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Writers of the Week for the week of April 23.

 

They are fourth-grader Zehavah Negron and fifth-grader Logan England.

 

Writers of the Week for the week of April 23 are fourth-grader Zehavah Negron, at left, and fifth-grader Logan England.

CES fourth-graders honored

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fourth-grade students were honored recently for their academic successes this school year.

 

Honored for earning all As for the first three nine-week grading periods are Connor Coots, Cameron Estes, Ethan Garrison, Kennedy Griffiths, Christian Hart, Carson Mills, Zehavah Negron, Aidan Phillips, Jonathan Releford, Caysen Tungate, Maylee Wilds and Vivian York.

 

CES fourth-graders honored for being named to the All A honor roll for the first three nine-week grading period are, from left, front, Carson Mills, Zehavan Negron, Maylee Wilds, Cameron Estes, Connor Coots and Caysen Tungate. Back, Aidan Phillips, Jonathan Releford, Ethan Garrison and Christian Hart. Absent from the photo are Kennedy Griffiths and Vivian York.

CMS hosts dance

 

Campbellsville Middle School hosted its annual end of the school year dance on Friday, May 18.

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team sponsored the event.

 

CMS students dance and socialize.

CHS football team defeats Monroe County

 

Campbellsville High School football team defeated Monroe County on Friday, Sept. 14.

 

Final score was 55-22.

 

The win brings the Eagles to 4-1 on the season.

 

CHS junior Malachi Corley celebrates a touchdown with assistant coach Robbie Gribbins.

CES students learn to play the drums

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning to play the drums.

 

In Cyndi Chadwick’s classes, students are learning how to keep a rhythm and play a steady beat on a drum.

 

CES fifth-graders Joseph Gutierrez, at left, and Gabriel Noyola play the bucket drums.

CES honors retiring staff members

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members honored three employees who are retiring at the end of the school year.

 

Those honored at the school’s assembly on Friday, May 18, include counselor Sonya Orberson, second-grade teacher Lisa Kearney and kindergarten assistant Carolyn Osborne.

 

CES students and staff members honored three employees at the assembly on Friday, May 18, who will retire at the end of the school year. From left are kindergarten assistant Carolyn Osborne, second-grade teacher Lisa Kearney and counselor Sonya Orberson.

CES students paint seascapes

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students recently created their own seascapes.

 

Students painted fish, submarines, plants, boats and other creatures.

 

CES third-grader Braelyn Taylor paints her seascape.

CES students celebrate Color Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are spending several weeks studying colors.

 

Students in Lisa Wiseman’s, Kimberly Clark’s, Nikki Price’s and Leanna Cundiff’s classes began celebrating Color Week recently and will continue for several weeks.

 

The week of Sept. 10, the students studied the color purple.

 

CES kindergartener Lukas Shofner samples purple snacks.

CIS makes calendar changes

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ officials have made changes to the calendar for the 2017-2018 school year.

 

After spring break, and for the three remaining Fridays in April, students will attend class until 3 p.m.

 

Also, students will attend class on Wednesday, May 23, for the final day of the school year.

 

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CMS baseball team defeats Adair County

 

Campbellsville Middle School baseball team recently defeated Adair County.

 

In the A game, CMS won by a score of 7-4.

 

And in the B game, CMS blanked Adair County by a score of 6-0.

 

CMS sixth-grader Kaden Bloyd, at left, and eighth-grader Peyton Dabney run to catch the ball.

CES students make ‘found object’ paintings

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students recently made “found object” paintings.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s class, students had fun painting with a variety of objects.

 

CES first-graders Kylei Thompson, at left, and Aubreigh Knifley create their “found object” paintings.

CMS, CHS students honored at CES assembly

 

Campbellsville middle and high school athletes were honored at the Campbellsville Elementary School assembly on Friday, May 18.

 

CMS and CHS baseball players were recognized and honored for their successes this school year.

 

From left, CHS freshman Tristin Faulkner, CHS senior Ethan Lay and CMS seventh-grader Chase Hord high-fives CES students.

CES honors first responders

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently honored local first responders.

 

At the school’s assembly on Friday, Sept. 14, students thanked local fire firefighters, police officers and EMTs for taking care of them.

 

From left, Campbellsville Fire & Rescue personnel Matthew Taylor and Alex Johnson, CIS School Resource Officer Charlie Houk and Fire & Rescue personnel Cole Warf and Brent Lile high five and fist bump CES students.

CMS softball team takes on Metcalfe County

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team recently took on Metcalfe County.

 

Though the players fought hard, CMS couldn’t get a win in the A or B games.

 

CMS eighth-grader Bri Gowdy and Campbellsville Elementary School fifth-grader Miley Hash pitched for the Lady Eagles.

 

CMS eighth-grader Bri Gowdy pitches.

CHS students learn about protein synthesis

 

Campbellsville High School AP biology students are learning about protein synthesis.

 

Lauren Bennett’s students are learning about the protein synthesis process and how to identify its parts and their purposes.

 

CHS teacher Lauren Bennett talks to her students about the protein synthesis process.

CES names Teachers of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Teachers of the Week for the week of May 14.

 

CES music teacher Cyndi Chadwick and fourth-grader teacher Garnetta Murrell were chosen for the honor.

 

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CES names Leaders of the Month

 

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

 

Students chosen were selected because they excel at the Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, specifically the first habit, which is Be Proactive.

 

From left, front, are second-graders Aleeya Spaulding, first-grader Trinity Dye, second-grader Demarcus Noyola, first-grader Adelyn Litsey, kindergarteners Silas Bascus, Layla Barbee, Lucy Wayne and Dane Gray and first-grader William Li. Second row, second-grader Gracie Gebler, fifth-grader Breona Bridgewater, first-grader Lillian Merriweather, fifth-graders Kendall Bright and Gracie Pendleton, third-graders Ammarissa Nunez, Maddie Brunelle and Enoch Smith, second-grader Aubrey Novak, fourth-grader Lanigan Price and third-grader Lainey Price. Back, fourth-graders Kaleigh Wilhoite and Marissa Sumners, fifth-graders Chance Owens and Caysen Wise and third-graders Eric Mixtega and Lazarick Miller. Absent from the photo is fourth-grader Brealeigh Reed.

CHS to host free ACT workshops

 

Campbellsville High School will once again offer 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 20.

 

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

 

 

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CHS boys’ tennis team defeats Central Hardin

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ tennis team recently defeated Central Hardin.

 

Final score was 4-1.

 

CHS sophomore Patrick Walker hits the ball.

CES students study rhyming words

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-grade students are studying rhyming words.

 

In Luci Shofner’s class, students are expanding their vocabularies by learning to identify words that rhyme.

 

CES first-grader Jason Eggers searches for his sight words.

CMS students learn dangers of illegal drugs

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently learned about the dangers of using illegal drugs.

 

Taylor County Coroner Daniel Cook spoke to students about how illegal drugs are addictive and come with lasting consequences.

 

Cook spoke to students about his job as a coroner, and how he investigates deaths.

 

Taylor County Coroner Daniel Cook talks to CMS students about the dangers of using illegal drugs.

CMS baseball team takes on Russell County

 

Campbellsville Middle School baseball team recently took on Russell County.

 

The CMS team was victorious in the B game, winning by a score of 6-5.

 

CMS seventh-grader J.T. Washington waits to bat.

CMS receives donation for eighth-grade celebration

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently received a donation to help pay for its eighth-grade celebration.

 

Taylor Regional Hospital recently donated $100 toward the cost.

 

CMS eighth-graders will be honored in a special ceremony on Sunday, May 20, at 3 p.m. in Hamilton Auditorium.

 

Taylor Regional Hospital recently donated $100 toward the cost of Campbellsville Middle School’s eighth-grade celebration, which will be Sunday, May 20, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Phillips Lanes Bowling Alley. Receiving the donation from TRH CEO Jane Wheatley are, from left, eighth-graders Rylee Petett, Kaylyn Smith and Blake Settle.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of Sept. 10.

 

They are kindergarteners Kylie Thompson, Kaden Burke, Stanna Wilson and Avery Martin; first-graders Macilynn Mann, Joseph Agent, Carmela Hollowell and Abel Wilson; second-graders Tristian Harris, Kasen Smith and Addison Perkins; third-graders Jackson Bates, Lillian Martin, Aliy Dunn and Nadia Taylor; fourth-graders Joseph Greer, Trenton Harris and Bryleigh Curry; and fifth-graders Alicia Spaulding, Ethan Garrison, Lauren Pace and Brayden Paiz.

 

From left, front, are kindergarteners Kaden Burke and Stanna Wilson, first-grader Macilynn Mann, kindergartener Avery Martin, second-grader Addison Perkins, third-grader Nadia Taylor, second-graders Kasen Smith and Tristian Harris and kindergartener Kylie Thompson. Second row, first-grader Carmela Hollowell, first-grader Abel Wilson, first-grader Joseph Agent, fourth-grader Trenton Harris, third-grader Lillian Martin, fifth-graders Lauren Pace and Alicia Spaulding and fourth-grader Joseph Greer. Back, fifth-grader Brayden Paiz, third-graders Jackson Bates and Aliy Dunn and fifth-grader Ethan Garrison. Absent from the photo is fourth-grader Bryleigh Curry.

CHS softball team defeats Thomas Nelson, Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently defeated Thomas Nelson.

 

Final score was 1-0, in eight innings.

 

The team also defeated Adair County, by a score of 10-3.

 

CHS freshman Abi Wiedewitsch looks to run to second.

CHS honors top students

 

Campbellsville High School recently honored its top students.

 

CHS hosted its annual banquet on Sunday, April 22, to honor the students making up the Top 10 percent of their class.

 

The Top 10 percent award is given to students by class based solely on their cumulative GPA.

 

CHS students honored at this year’s Top 10 percent banquet are, from left, front, sophomores Shelby Smith, Gracyne Hash and Zoe McAninch. Second row, sophomores Tristin Lopez, Emily Rodgers and Katelyn Miller. Third row, juniors Myles Murrell, Brandon Greer and Ian McAninch. Fourth row, juniors Elizabeth Sullivan, Reagan Knight and Jeremiah Jackson. Fifth row, seniors Kimberly Harden, Madison Dial and Bryce Richardson. Back, seniors Ryan Wiedewitsch, Alex Doss and Chanson Atkinson. Students who were unable to attend the banquet include sophomores Blake Allen and Conner Riley, junior Ryan Kearney and senior Samuel Kessler.

CHS golf player to attend CU

 

Campbellsville High School senior golf player Connor Wilson will continue his academic and athletic career at Campbellsville University.

 

Wilson recently celebrated his signing in a special ceremony with family members, friends and teammates.

 

CHS Athletic Director Tim Davis it’s always exciting to see students continue their academic and athletic careers beyond high school.

 

Campbellsville University men’s golf head coach Jim Ward congratulates CHS senior Connor Wilson, who will once again play on his team. Ward coached Wilson for two years during his high school playing career.

CHS softball team takes on Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently took on Marion County.

 

In the varsity game, CHS fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS sophomore Shallan Philpott hit a home run.

 

CHS freshman Abi Wiedewitsch high-fives assistant coach Zach Durham after reaching first base.

CIS facilities manager honored

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Facilities Manager Keith McMahan was honored recently for his years of service to the District.

 

McMahan will retire on June 30, after 25 years of service.

 

Campbellsville Board of Education employees hosted a lunch in McMahan’s honor on Friday, May 18.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Facilities Manager Keith McMahan will retire on June 30, after 25 years of service. A luncheon was hosted in his honor on Friday, May 18. He is pictured with his wife Marilyn, son Jeff, daughter Stephanie and grandson Myles.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of Sept. 10.

 

They are kindergartener Jasiahas Anderson, first-grader Alinna Bray, second-grader Kira Dotson, third-grader Navon Copeland, fourth-grader Maddox Hawkins and fifth-grader Alexis Roddy.

 

From left are kindergartener Jasiahas Anderson, first-grader Alinna Bray, second-grader Kira Dotson, third-grader Navon Copeland, fourth-grader Maddox Hawkins and fifth-grader Alexis Roddy.

CHS baseball team wins three-game series against Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently won a three-game series with Adair County.

 

CHS lost the first game, but came back to win the last two.

 

CHS will take on Bethlehem on Sunday, April 22, at 2 p.m. at Fort Knox High School for the All “A” Classic tournament championship.

 

From left, CHS junior Ryan Kearney, freshman John Orberson and sophomore Blake Allen celebrate their win.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of April 23.

 

From left are freshman Zoie Sidebottom, senior Missy VanOrder, sophomore Jimmy Russell and junior Evan McAninch.

CHS football player to attend CU

 

Campbellsville High School senior football player Devonte Cubit will continue his academic and athletic career at Campbellsville University.

 

Cubit recently signed his letter of intent in a special ceremony with his family members, friends and teammates.

 

At the ceremony, CHS Principal David Petett said he is extremely proud of Cubit and the young man he has become.

 

CHS senior Devonte Cubit has signed to play football at Campbellsville University. He recently signed his letter of intent in a special ceremony with his family members, friends and teammates. Pictured with him are his parents, Nate Cubit and Robin Ford.

CHS baseball team defeats Meade County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently defeated Meade County.

 

Final score was 11-1.

 

The Eagles scored five runs in the first inning.

 

CHS sophomore Noah Hughes pitched a five-inning complete game, striking out six.

 

CHS sophomore Noah Hughes pitches.

CHS baseball seniors honored

 

Campbellsville High School senior baseball players were honored on Thursday, May 17, for their dedication and time spent playing for the Eagles.

 

This year’s senior players are Ethan Lay and Wyatt Houk.

 

CHS seniors Ethan Lay and Wyatt Houk, third and fourth from left, are honored for their dedication to the Eagle baseball program. They are pictured with, from left, assistant coaches Zach Lewis and Lynn Kearney, head coach Blake Milby and assistant coach Phil Gowdy.

CMS students take new school photos

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently smiled for the camera.

 

Lifetouch personnel came to CMS on Friday, Sept. 14, to take new school portraits.

 

Students and teachers posed for the new photos to be used throughout the 2018-2019 school year.

 

CMS seventh-grader Conner Rinehart smiles.

CES students join ‘Leave Your Legacy Hall of Fame’

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students were recently honored for leaving their legacy at their school.

 

In a special ceremony, students who scored proficient on last year’s K-PREP exams in math and reading were recognized and inducted in the CES Leave Your Legacy Hall of Fame.

 

As they students were honored, they put their handprint on a canvas, which will be hung in the school hallways.

 

CES fourth-grader Jaden Barbee places his handprint on the canvas, with help from Assistant Principal Doretha Sanders.

CIS hosts Chamber of Commerce luncheon

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools hosted Campbellsville/Taylor County Chamber of Commerce members for a monthly luncheon recently at the Campbellsville High School gymnasium.

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school Lighthouse Team members and leadership students welcomed guests and waited on tables.

 

CIS Superintendent Kirby Smith thanks Campbellsville/Taylor County Chamber of Commerce members for supporting his students.

CHS baseball team defeats Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently defeated Marion County.

 

CHS hosted a doubleheader on Sunday, April 29, to complete a three-game series with the Knights.

 

The Eagles won the first game by a score of 2-1.

 

CHS sophomore Blake Allen catches the ball at second for an out.

CMS baseball team takes on Metcalfe County

 

Campbellsville Middle School baseball team recently took on Metcalfe County.

 

In the B game, CMS was victorious.

 

Final score was 11-1.

 

CMS seventh-grader Brady Hoosier celebrates with teammate Ryan Grubbs, a sixth-grader, after hitting an inside-the-park home run.

CHS student completes second MTA certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Conner Riley has once again completed industry certification to be recognized as a Microsoft Technology Associate.

 

Conner Riley

CMS names Exceeding Eagles

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Exceeding Eagles for the week of Sept. 10.

 

Students who receive the Exceeding Eligible award are those who go above and beyond inside and outside of the classroom, accomplish a goal they didn’t believe possible and excel in their academics and extra-curricular activities.

 

CMS Exceeding Eagles for the week of Sept. 10 are, from left, seventh-grader Kiara Graves, sixth-grader Jaxon Garrett, seventh-grader Johnathon Foster and eighth-graders Haylee Allen and Bryce Newton. Absent from the photo is sixth-grader Mellany Parker.

CES students learn about music

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned all about percussion from some special guests.

 

Campbellsville University Steel Band members came to CES to perform and teach students about music and how to play the drums.

 

Dr. Chad Floyd, associate professor of percussion at CU, helps CES first-grader Bella Stout play a rhythm.

CHS tennis players win Heartland Conference championship

 

Campbellsville High School tennis teams competed in the Heartland Conference tennis tournament recently, and the boys’ doubles team won the championship.

 

In the boys’ tournament, doubles partners and seniors Cody Davis and Cass Kidwell won three matches to take home the championship title.

 

CHS boys’ doubles team, senior Cass Kidwell, at left, and his classmate Cody Davis won three rounds to take home the Heartland Conference tennis tournament championship. They are pictured with their coach, Tyler Hardy.

CES arts students make clay animals

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students are learning to make animals out of clay.

 

First-grade students in Adrienne Hash’s class recently made their own turtles.

 

Hash talked to students about shapes and forms, and how to use clay to make a realistic looking animal.

 

CES first-grader Jason Eggers adds designs to his turtle shell.

CHS softball team defeats North Hardin

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently defeated North Hardin.

 

Final score was 7-6.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Olivia Fields mans third base.

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Tristin Faulkner recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Tristin Faulkner

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Sept. 10.

 

They are freshman Jack Sabo, sophomore Anna Davis, junior Brennon Wheeler and senior Salena Ritchie.

 

From left are sophomore Anna Davis, freshman Jack Sabo and senior Salena Ritchie. Absent from the photo is junior Brennon Wheeler.

CES celebrates Music Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School celebrated Music Week this week, with dress-up days for students and staff members.

 

The dress-up days coincided with genres of music, and those who dressed up were able to enter their names into a drawing for prizes.

 

Friday was Beach Day.

 

CES students dress for Beach Day.

CMS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

From left are seventh-grader Bryce Newton, eighth-grader Nate Arachi and sixth-grader Alexis Sharp.

CHS baseball team takes on Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently traveled to Marion County.

 

In the first of a three-game series, on Wednesday, April 25, CHS fought hard but couldn’t get a win.

 

CHS baseball head coach Blake Milby runs to the dugout, as rain cancels his team’s game vs. Marion County.

CMS, CHS students honored at CES assembly

 

Campbellsville middle and high school athletes and choir members were honored at the Campbellsville Elementary School assembly on Friday, May 11.

 

CMS softball players and choir members were recognized and honored for their successes this school year.

 

CHS fishing team members and softball players and CHS show choir members were also honored.

 

CHS fishing team members high-five CES students.

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Braydon Phillips recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Braydon Phillips

CHS boys’ golf team is runner-up in Heartland Conference

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team is the runner-up in this year’s Heartland Conference tournament.

 

CHS competed in Green County on Monday, Sept. 10.

 

Layton Hord, a senior, finished in 72 strokes, and was runner-up in the individual competition.

 

He was also named to the all-conference team.

 

 

CHS boys’ golf team is runners-up in this year’s Heartland Conference tournament. From left are seniors Myles Murrell, Layton Hord and Casey Hardin and sophomores Kameron Smith and Colin Harris. Hord was the runner-up in the individual competition and named to the all-conference team.

CES students named Leaders of the Month

 

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

 

From left, front, are fourth-grader KaMiya Williams, first-grader Marlee Dickens, kindergarteners Kalie Pilkington, Lilly Spencer, Josiah Dean and Fallyn Smith and first-graders Aliyah Litsey and Jackson Wright. Second row, third-grader Hayden Maupin, fifth-grader Morgan Spears, third-grader Marissa Sumners, second-graders Dax Gray and Nicholas Almeida, third-grader Rajon Taylor, fifth-grader Miley Hash, second-graders Frehley Whitlow, London Whitlow and Addelyn Dooley and first-grader Aleeya Spaulding. Back, fifth-graders Will Wooley, Mellany Parker and Kaleb Miller, fourth-grader Vivian York, third-grader Jaron Johnson, fourth-graders De’Asia Fisher, Alyssa Knezevic and Raeanna Jefferson and third-grader Aidan Wilson.

CHS fishing team competes in region tournament

 

Campbellsville High School fishing team competed in the Kentucky High School Athletic Association region tournament on Saturday, April 21, at Green River Lake.

 

CHS seniors Bryce Richardson and Connor Wilson finished 27th, catching four fish, weighing 7 pounds and 14 ounces.

 

CHS freshman Jake Dicken holds his catch, as Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Chase Hord watches.

CES students play board games

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently enjoyed some indoor recess time playing board games.

 

Students in Luci Shofner’s and Miriah Cox’s first-grade classes recently rotated to several different stations and worked in groups to play games.

 

CES first-graders Jayden Maupin, at left, and Ava Caffee laugh as their Jenga pieces fall during a game with teacher Luci Shofner.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of May 7.

 

From left, front, are fourth-graders Malikiah Spurling and John Gholston, second-graders Amani Bridgewater and Tierra White, third-graders Yazlyn Sutton and Aidan Bowles and first-grader Aubrey Allen. Second row, third-grader Malia Thompson, first-graders Ayden Andrew, Jeremy Gagnon, Delaney Staton and Victrin Ramsey; kindergartener Myah Learmond and second-grader Bryson Gabehart. Back, fifth-graders Rowan Petett, Carmen Gurley, Riley Newton, Skylar Wilhoite and Destiny Bradley. Absent from the photo is third-grader Kendall Cruz.

CES students learn state capitals

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-graders are learning the state capitals.

 

In Patty Haley’s class, students are discussing the capitals of all of the United States.

 

CES third-grader Reece Swafford labels the state capitals.

CIS releases school supply lists

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools recently released its supply lists for the 2018-2019 school year.

 

The 2018-2019 school year begins on Wednesday, Aug. 8.

 

Back to School

CHS volleyball team defeats Caverna in region tournament

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently defeated Caverna in the first round of the fifth region All “A” tournament.

 

CHS took on Green County in the second round. The team fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS sophomore Zoie Sidebottom hits the ball.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

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

 

From left, front, are kindergarteners Riley Bright, Jaxon Williams and Kyler Wilson. Second row, second-grader Eric Epperson, third-graders River McFarland and Trenton Harris, first-graders Tristian Harris, Destinee Henry-Turner and Enrique McDonald, third-grader Kaleigh Wilhoite and first-grader Serenity Jones. Back, fourth-grader Daniel Shively, third-grader Ariana Dodson, second-grader Bryant Mayo and fifth-graders Taylan Hunt, Zeke Harris, Natasha Torres and Noah Leachman. Absent from the photo are kindergartener Kingson Duncan, second-graders Jacob Wethington and Adriana Agent and fourth-grader Kiera Bailey.

CES students study fractions

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are studying fractions.

 

In Keri Richard’s class, students are learning how to compare fractions.

 

CES third-grader Keylan Strong draws two fractions to see which is bigger.

CHS students, teachers help save lives

 

Campbellsville High School students and teachers are helping save lives.

 

CHS National Honor Society hosted a blood drive on Friday, May 4.

 

Twenty-five people donated.

 

CHS junior Samantha Mason donates blood.

CES names Teacher of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Teacher of the Week for the week of May 7.

 

Farrah Hord, a reading interventionist at Campbellsville Elementary School, was recently named Teacher of the Week for the week of May 7.

CES fifth-graders enjoy painting

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fifth-graders recently expressed their creativity.

 

Students took a trip to Paint & Party Creative Studio on Wednesday, May 16, and were each given some pottery to paint.

 

CES fifth-graders Averi Perkins, at left, and Ellie Wise hold their pottery pieces.

CES students play skunk house

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are having fun playing skunk house in their physical education class.

 

In Zach Durham’s class, students first do some warmup exercises and then play a game together.

 

Students recently played skunk house, in which some students are chosen as “skunks,” with a mission to tag others and make them “skunks.”

 

CES first-graders run from the “skunk.”

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

From left are second-grader Elizabeth Foster, fifth-grader Shyanna Young, third-grader Alexia Howard, fourth-grader Alexis Graves, kindergartener Kennon Dotson and first-grader Tristan Burton.

CHS baseball team wins All ‘A’ championship

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team won the fifth region All “A” Classic tournament championship on Sunday, April 22.

 

CHS defeated Bethlehem to win the title, by a score of 8-3.

 

Treyce Mattingly, a junior, led the Eagles with three hits and three RBIs.

 

CHS baseball team won the fifth region All “A” Classic tournament championship on Sunday, April 22, by defeating Bethlehem. From left, front, are juniors Lane Bottoms, Ryan Kearney and Treyce Mattingly, seniors Wyatt Houk and Ethan Lay, freshman Jastyn Shively, head coach Blake Milby and assistant coach Sarge Pollock. Back, assistant coaches Phil Gowdy, Zach Lewis and Lynn Kearney, sophomores Jimmy Russell and Brennon Wheeler, freshman John Orberson, sophomore Noah Hughes, freshman Tristin Faulkner, sophomore Blake Allen, freshman Arren Hash, sophomore Gavin Johnson and assistant Austin Hash.

CES preschool students celebrate the Kentucky Derby

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently celebrated the Kentucky Derby.

 

Students learned about Derby traditions, and had their own horse race.

 

From left, CES preschool students Xavien Smith, Hoyt Davis and Jasiahas Anderson race.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of May 7.

 

From left are fourth-grader Mary James, third-grader Luke Adkins, kindergartener Mariah Harris, second-grader Karson Burchett and first-grader Lillie Judd. Absent from the photo is fifth-grader Deanna Reardon.

CES students study balance in artwork

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently studied balance in artwork.

 

To illustrate the concept, art teacher Adrienne Hash showed students artwork that looks balanced on both sides.

 

CES kindergartener Tabitha Leggett reacts as she opens her monoprint.

CES art students learn about mixed media

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students are learning about mixed media, and recently made their own projects.

 

Students in Adrienne Hash’s class recently learned how they can use different types of media together to create an interesting project.

 

Hash talked to students about artist Romare Bearden, who is known for his collages, watercolors and prints.

 

CES fifth-grader Gracie Pendleton paints her mixed media project.

CHS sophomore to attend leadership institute

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Lauryn Agathen has been chosen to attend the Entrepreneurial Leadership Institute this summer.

 

Agathen was also selected as an alternate to attend the Rogers Scholars program during summer break.

 

ELI is a program to develop future business leaders and entrepreneurs.

 

Lauryn Agathen

CES names Writers of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Writers of the Week for the week of April 16.

 

From left are kindergarteners Tylee Britton, Trinity Dye and Alinna Bray.

CHS students are college ready

 

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

 

Jayden Bridgewater     Nathaniel Mills    Michael Milburn

CES preschool students tour airport

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently toured the Taylor County Airport.

 

Students saw where pilots store their airplanes, and where they rest between flights.

 

They also walked around the runway and learned about the parts of an airplane.

 

CES preschool student Xavien Smith looks at the airplane controls, as Preschool Director Ricky Hunt talks to him about flying.

CES names Writers of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Writers of the Week for the week of May 7.

 

From left are kindergarteners Remi Petett, Abel Wilson, Jacob Sandidge, Fallyn Smith, Lily Spencer and Daya Griffin.

CHS students mentor eighth-graders

 

Campbellsville High School students are serving as mentors to eighth-grade students, who will become high school freshmen in a few days.

 

CHS Principal David Petett hosted a panel discussion on Wednesday, May 16, for the CHS students to talk to eighth-graders about what they can expect when becoming high school students.

 

CHS Principal David Petett leads a panel of his students as they give advice about high school to Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders.

CES students sharpen math skills

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-grade students are working hard to improve their math skills.

 

In Hannah Jones’s class, students are focusing on adding four-, five- and six-digit numbers.

 

Students work at several different stations to complete their work.

 

CES third-grader Zach Hak rolls a dice to create two six-digit numbers to practice adding together.

CHS student to attend school for entrepreneurs

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Cole Kidwell will attend the Governor’s School for Entrepreneurs this summer.

 

Kidwell, who is studying abroad in Denmark, was one of hundreds who applied to attend the prestigious program.

 

Cole Kidwell

CES celebrates Music Week

 

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

 

The dress-up days coincide with genres of music, and those who dress up will be able to enter their names into a drawing for prizes.

 

Thursday was 1980s Day.

 

And Friday is Beach Day.

 

CES students dress for 1980s Day.

CHS student wins conservation writing award

 

Campbellsville High School junior Brandon Greer recently won an award for his entry in Taylor County Conservation District’s annual writing contest.

 

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

 

CHS junior Brandon Greer, center, won the Taylor County Conservation District writing contest for his school and received his $40 cash award from Taylor County Conservation District Board Member Barry Smith, at left. Greer’s teacher Lindsay Williams won a $50 prize for classroom supplies.

CES students play the bucket drums

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fifth-graders are learning to play the bucket drums.

 

In Cyndi Chadwick’s class, students have been practicing their drumming skills, and learning to perform rhythms and beats.

 

CES fifth-graders, from left, Destiny Bradley, Mackenzie Negron and Daisy Wilkerson play the bucket drums.

CHS student chosen to be Kentucky delegate at ACLU conference

 

Campbellsville High School junior Jackson Hinton has been chosen to be a Kentucky delegate at the upcoming ACLU Membership Conference in Washington, D.C.

 

The American Civil Liberties Union of Kentucky has chosen eight Kentucky high school students to attend the conference, which is June 10-12.

 

Hinton was chosen as one of the eight to attend the conference, and all expenses will be paid.

 

Jackson Hinton

CHS students take cooking exams

 

Campbellsville High School students recently took exams to see how well they can cook.

 

When their dishes were completed, students enjoyed their feast to celebrate the end of the school year.

 

CHS juniors John Netherland, at left, and Payton Reynolds prepare their dish.

CHS marching band sweeps class

 

Campbellsville High School marching band swept its class at its first competition of the season.

 

CHS competed at Southwestern High School in Somerset on Saturday, Sept. 8.

 

The band won first place in Class A, along with best guard and percussion awards.

 

In the finals competition, CHS finished in fourth place.

 

CHS sophomore Emily Kerns plays trombone.

CES students make pipe cleaner sculptures

 

Campbellsville Elementary School second-grade art students are learning about space and form.

 

As an activity, students recently made pipe cleaner sculptures with clay as a base.

 

Students used their pipe cleaners by twisting and bending them.

 

CES second-graders make their pipe cleaner sculptures.

CES students win conservation art awards

 

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

 

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

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently won awards for their entries in Taylor County Conservation District’s annual art contest. Taylor County Conservation District Board Member Barry Smith, at left, made the presentations. Third-grader Reece Swafford, second from left, was his school’s second-place winner. Luke Adkins, at right, also a third-grader, was his school’s third-place winner. Patty Haley, Swafford’s and Adkins’s teacher, receives $50 for classroom supplies.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of April 30.

 

From left, front, are kindergarteners Jacob Sandidge, Konnar Hicks and Lasca Martin, first-grader Madison Wilhoite and kindergartener Macilynn Mann. Second row, second-grader Jacob Golden, third-grader Donnaven Phillips, third-grader Keely Rakes, first-grader Davian Taylor and second-grader Ethan Bailey. Back, second-grader Willow Griffin, fifth-grader Ellie Wise, third-graders Sean Welch and Katie Lane, fourth-grader Eleana Brewer and fifth-grader Lilyan Murphy. Absent from the photo are first-grader Zander Whitehead and fifth-grader Tre Shipione.

CHS boys’ basketball players honored

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball players were recently honored with awards for their hard work this past season.

 

Players and their families recently gathered at a banquet for fellowship.

 

Receiving varsity awards are, from left, freshman John Orberson, senior Ethan Lay, junior Taj Sanders, seniors Chanson Atkinson and Connor Wilson, sophomore Malachi Corley, freshman Arren Hash and senior Logan Cole.

CES Wings Express program receives donation

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express program recently received a donation from a local business.

 

Citizens Bank and Trust Co. donated $100 to the program for its summer expenses.