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CES kindergarten students practice writing

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are learning to write their names.

 

Students in Ann-Michael Tucker’s class recently had fun during an activity to help them get some writing practice.

 

CES kindergartener Kenyah Paige holds her finished “K.”

CES students celebrate Color Week

 

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

 

Students in Lisa Wiseman’s, Ann-Michael Tucker’s, Nikki Price’s, Lindsey Muncie’s and Shirley Cox’s classes began celebrating Color Week earlier this school year and will continue for several weeks.

 

Students in Lisa Wiseman’s kindergarten class wear purple for Color Week.

CES preschool students make Grandparents Day cards

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently made cards for their grandparents.

 

Students in Shannon Richardson‘s class made the cards to express their love and appreciation for their grandparents.

 

CES preschool assistant Tesa Novak helps Joseph Welch paint his hand as he makes his card.

CES students enjoy library time

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarteners are enjoying time in their library.

 

Each week, kindergarten students visit the library to listen to stories and check out books.

 

CES kindergartener Addison Allen looks for a book.

CMS, CHS students participate in all-district choir

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students were recently chosen to participate in this year’s Fourth District all-district chorus on Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 16 and 17.

 

CMS students chosen to participate include seventh-graders Kaylyn Lawson, Mellany Parker and Ellie Wise and eighth-graders Hunter Williams and Luke McDonald.

 

CHS students chosen to participate include freshmen LeeAnna Darst, Kadence Houk and Zeke Bell.

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students were recently chosen to participate in this year’s Fourth District all-district chorus on Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 16 and 17.    CMS students chosen to participate include seventh-graders Kaylyn Lawson, Mellany Parker and Ellie Wise and eighth-graders Hunter Williams and Luke McDonald.    CHS students chosen to participate include freshmen LeeAnna Darst, Kadence Houk and Zeke Bell.

iEagle reschedules Grandparent Day celebration

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools fourth- and fifth-grade iEagle students will host a Grandparent Day celebration next week.

 

The celebration was originally planned for Friday, Sept. 27.

 

The event has been rescheduled to Thursday, Sept. 26, however, because of Campbellsville High School homecoming activities.

 

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CES art students make hot air balloons

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students recently made their own hot air balloons.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s class, kindergarten students have been learning about lines and how artists use them to create their work.

 

As an activity, students used many different types of lines to design a hot air balloon.

 

CES kindergartener Cyndi Welch cuts out her hot air balloon.

CHS art students create monochromatic paintings

 

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

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s class, students learned that monochromatic paintings are created by using shades and tints of one color.

 

CHS sophomore Taz Shipione creates his monochromatic painting.

CHS seniors learn about college

 

Campbellsville High School seniors learned all about college on Tuesday, Sept. 17.

 

Students attended a college fair at Campbellsville University’s Powell Athletic Center.

 

Representatives from several colleges and universities in Kentucky came to talk to students.

 

From left, CHS seniors Luke Richards, Alli Wilson, Shelby Smith, Isabella Osborne, Gavin Johnson and Abie Angel get information about Northern Kentucky University.

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. 25.

 

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 nation.

 

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CHS football team to host raffle, fundraiser dinner

 

Campbellsville High School football team will host its annual fundraiser dinner on Saturday, Sept. 21.

 

Dinner will be catered by Brother’s and will begin at 6 p.m. in the gym.

 

In addition to the dinner, the team will host a raffle, with a grand prize of $5,000.

 

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CHS marching band places seventh

 

Campbellsville High School marching band received seventh place in its first competition of the season.

 

Band members competed at Taylor County High School on Saturday, Sept. 14.

 

CHS finished second in Class A in preliminary competition, advancing to finals that evening.

 

CHS junior Nick Drew performs with the color guard.

CMS students take new school photos

 

Campbellsville Middle School students smiled for the camera recently.

 

Lifetouch personnel came to CHS on Friday, Sept. 13, to take new school portraits.

 

CMS teacher LeeAnn Grider smiles for her photos.

CHS volleyball team wins against Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently took on Taylor County.

 

Freshman and junior varsity squads got wins, by scores of 2-0.

 

CHS sophomore Kaylyn Smith jumps to block a shot.

CES kindergarten students practice writing

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are sharpening their writing skills.

 

In Nikki Price’s class, students are working hard to learn to write their names.

 

CES kindergartener Cheyenne Snow smiles as she practices writing her name.

CHS volleyball team sweeps Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently swept Adair County.

 

Freshman and junior varsity squads won by scores of 2-0.

 

And the varsity team won by a score of 3-0.

 

From left, CHS sophomore Alexis Thomas and seniors Shelby Smith and Ketayah Taylor cheer after a point.

CES to host Grandparent Week celebration

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host its annual Grandparent Week celebration on Sept. 16-19.

 

Activities will be from 8:45 to 10 a.m. each morning.

 

CES hosts a celebration each year in honor of National Grandparents Day.

 

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CHS to host Senior 101 Night

 

Campbellsville High School will host a Senior 101 Night on Tuesday, Sept. 24, at 6:30 p.m., in the media center.

 

Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority outreach counselor Audrey Price will present information for senior students and their parents.

 

Price will discuss the college application process, KEES money, how to submit a FAFSA, scholarship applications and more.

 

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CMS girls’ basketball team takes on Green County

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball team recently took on Green County.

 

In the sixth-grade game, the CMS squad picked up a win.

 

Final score was 18-12.

 

CMS sixth-grader Alexis Graves looks for a rebound.

CMS boys’ basketball team to host tryouts, open gym time

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ basketball team will host tryouts and open gym time for students interested in playing this upcoming season.

 

Open gym time will be Thursday, Sept. 19, from 3:30 to 5 p.m. at the Campbellsville Elementary School gymnasium.

 

Any CMS student interested in trying out for the team is welcome.

 

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CMS girls’ basketball team takes on Clinton County

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball team recently took on Clinton County.

 

In the sixth-grade game, the CMS squad lost a close game.

 

Final score was 10-17.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fifth-grader Braelyn Taylor plays defense.

CMS girls’ basketball team takes on Russell County

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball team recently took on Russell County.

 

In the sixth-grade game, the CMS squad fought hard, but lost a close game.

 

Final score was 12-14.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Braelyn Taylor plays defense.

CMS girls’ basketball team takes on Metcalfe County

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball team recently took on Metcalfe County.

 

In the sixth-grade game, the CMS squad picked up a win.

 

Final score was 22-17.

 

CMS sixth-grader Aleecia Knezevic smiles as her team wins the game.

CHS students study standard deviation

 

Campbellsville High School students recently used their hair to help them study standard deviation.

 

AP biology students in Lauren Bennett’s class have learned how to calculate standard deviation, which is a mathematical calculation that refers to the reliability of data.

 

CHS teacher Lauren Bennett measures the length of freshman Chase Hord’s hair. At left is sophomore Grant Lawson and at right is his classmate Jaylin Napier.

CMS students calculate speed

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-graders are studying speed.

 

In Steven Gumm’s science class, students are learning the relationship between time and distance, and how to calculate the speed of an object.

 

As an experiment, students used cars to test their theories.

 

CMS seventh-graders Taylan Hunt, at left, and Jaxon Garrett release their car as they calculate its speed.

CES students celebrate Color Week

 

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

 

Students in Lisa Wiseman’s, Ann-Michael Tucker’s, Nikki Price’s, Lindsey Muncie’s and Shirley Cox’s classes began celebrating Color Week earlier this school year and will continue for several weeks.

 

Students in Lisa Wiseman’s kindergarten class wear green for Color Week.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

They are freshman Kadence Houk, sophomore Adin Hunt, junior Jastyn Shively and senior Katelyn Miller.

 

From left are freshman Kadence Houk, junior Jastyn Shively and senior Katelyn Miller. Absent from the photo is sophomore Adin Hunt.

CES students make shooting stars

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are studying lines in their art classes, and recently made shooting stars.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s classes, second-graders have been learning all about diagonal, straight and curvy lines.

 

CES second-grader Josiah Dean holds his shooting star.

CES kindergarteners read Pete the Cat

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are having fun reading Pete the Cat books.

 

Lisa Wiseman’s students recently read “I Love My White Shoes” and “Rocking in My School Shoes.”

 

After enjoying the stories, students made their very own Pete the Cat out of construction paper.

 

CES kindergartener Acyianna Buntain holds her Pete the Cat.

CMS, CHS host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville middle and high schools hosted parent-teacher conferences on Tuesday, Sept. 10.

 

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

 

About 75 people attended.

 

CHS teacher Morgan Dalton talks with freshman Blake Tungate, at left, his brother Ryan, a fifth-grade iEagle student, and their mother Rebecca.

CES preschool to host Grandparent Day celebration

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool program will host a Grandparent Day celebration on Monday, Sept. 23.

 

Grandparents are welcome to eat lunch with their grandchildren from 10:30 to 11 a.m.

 

After lunch, grandparents are welcome to visit the CES book fair.

 

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CMS art students learn painting techniques

 

Campbellsville Middle School advanced art students are learning some new paint techniques.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s class, students are studying how artists used different tools and brushes to create different effects in their work.

 

CMS sixth-grader Kendall Bright tries a new painting technique.

CHS senior attends Commonwealth Honors Academy

 

Campbellsville High School senior Lauryn Agathen spent the summer learning about art and political science at the Commonwealth Honors Academy.

 

The academy is a challenging academic enrichment program offered at Murray State University.

 

Agathen attended from June 8-29.

 

Agathen

iEagle to host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools iEagle students will host parent-teacher conferences on Thursday, Oct. 3, from 5 to 7 p.m.

 

The iEagle wing is located on the Campbellsville Middle School campus.

 

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iEagle to host Grandparent Day celebration

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools fourth- and fifth-grade iEagle students will host a Grandparent Day celebration on Friday, Sept. 27.

 

Activities for fourth-graders will be from 9 to 9:45 a.m., and activities for fifth-grade students will be from 10 to 10:45 a.m.

 

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CES Junior Beta members honored

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Junior Beta Club members were honored at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Sept. 9.

 

CES Principal Elisha Rhodes honored fifth-graders Cayton Lawhorn and Stephen Green and sixth-grader Connor Coots for their performance at the state and national Beta conventions in the 2018-2019 school year.

 

CES Principal Elisha Rhodes honors iEagle fifth-grader Stephen Green, at left, and sixth-grader Cayton Lawhorn for their success at the Kentucky and national Junior Beta conventions last school year. Connor Coots, a sixth-grader, was also honored but was unable to attend the meeting.

Adult Learning Center director receives Change Award

 

Taylor County Adult Learning Center Director Midge Hunt received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Sept. 9.

 

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

 

Hunt received the certified/community Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors Taylor County Adult Learning Center Program Director Midge Hunt with the certified/community Change Award.

CHS head custodian receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville High School head custodian Tommy Allen received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Sept. 9.

 

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

 

Allen received the classified Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith, at right, honors CHS head custodian Tommy Allen with the classified Change Award.

CHS volleyball team defeats Russell County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently defeated Russell County.

 

The junior varsity and varsity squads won by scores of 2-1.

 

In the varsity matchup, CHS came from behind to get the win.

 

CHS volleyball players celebrate a point.

CHS soccer team wins fifth region All ‘A’ championship

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently defeated Bethlehem to win the fifth region All “A” tournament championship.

 

At the end of the second half, the score was tied 3-3.

 

CHS freshman Chase Hord scored two goals for the Eagles, and sophomore Dakota Harris scored one.

 

The CHS team won the game in penalty kicks, by a score of 4-2.

 

CHS senior Brennon Wheeler holds the fifth region All “A” championship plaque as he and his teammates celebrate their win.

iEagle students plan for the future

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools iEagle students recently learned about planning for the futures.

 

Students were placed in groups and asked to make a financial plan for their future.

 

The students were given a salary, based on their career goals.

 

From left, iEagle seventh-grader Lilyan Murphy, fourth-grader Addelyn Dooley, fifth-grader Sophia Santos and sixth-grader Kiera Bailey work together to decide what entertainment they will pay for each month.

CHS algebra students study equations

 

Campbellsville High School math students are working to study and solve equations.

 

In Cheryl Dicken’s honors algebra class, students were recently given flashcards of algebraic equations to solve.

 

After solving the equations, students scanned the cards with their cell phones to see if their answers were correct.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Braelyn Price, at left, and CHS freshman Leigh Hicks work equations.

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, Sept. 6.

 

Twenty five people donated.

 

CHS senior Jade Tungate donates blood.

CES students celebrate Color Week

 

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

 

Students in Lisa Wiseman’s, Ann-Michael Tucker’s, Nikki Price’s, Lindsey Muncie’s and Shirley Cox’s classes began celebrating Color Week earlier this school year and will continue for several weeks.

 

Each week, students study all about a specific color and then dress in that color each Thursday.

 

Students in Lindsey Muncie’s kindergarten class wear yellow for Color Week.

CHS to host Senior 101 Night

 

Campbellsville High School will host a Senior 101 Night on Tuesday, Sept. 24, at 6:30 p.m., in the media center.

 

Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority outreach counselor Audrey Price will present information for senior students and their parents.

 

Price will discuss the college application process, KEES money, how to submit a FAFSA and more.

 

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CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

They are freshman Andrew Butler, sophomore Bia Moura, junior Anna Clara Moura and senior Gavin Johnson.

 

From left are senior Gavin Johnson, freshman Andrew Butler, junior Anna Clara Moura and sophomore Bia Moura.

CES students create weather drawings

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning to draw the weather.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, first-graders recently learned how to use lines to show movement.

 

CES first-grader Joseph Segura draws a snowy scene.

CES students have fun in PE class

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are getting exercise – and having fun – in their physical education classes.

 

In their PE classes, students first do some warmup exercises and then play a sport or game.

 

CES instructional assistant Jerri Byrd shares a laugh with kindergarteners Ryan Mao and Sophia Newton as they run together.

CES kindergarteners learn about the color red

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are learning new words and colors in their classes.

 

In Lisa Wiseman’s class, students recently discussed the color red.

 

Students learned to spell and write the word, along with discussing what objects are red.

 

CES kindergartener Mason Hoffman colors an apple.

CMS girls’ basketball team takes on Adair County

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball team recently took on Adair County.

 

In the sixth-grade game, the CMS squad picked up a win.

 

Final score was 15-6.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fifth-grader Braelyn Taylor protects the ball.

CMS football players honored

 

Campbellsville Middle School football team recently honored its eighth-grade players for their dedication, leadership and hard work this season.

 

Players were recognized before the team’s game vs. Hart County on Tuesday, Sept. 3.

 

This year’s eighth-graders include Jaxon Sidebottom, Kaden Bloyd, Jason “Junior” Jeffries, Jordan Gabehart, Devin Kinser, Dakota Tungate, Isaac Roddy, Dalton Morris, Daniel Caton, Elijah Sears-Goin, Nasir Johnson and Nathan Contreras.

 

Campbellsville Middle School football team recently honored its eighth-grade players for their dedication, leadership and hard work this season. From left, front, are Dalton Morris, Nasir Johnson, Jason “Junior” Jeffries, Elijah Sears-Goin and Daniel Caton. Back, head coach Tommy Allen, Nathan Contreras, Jordan Gabehart, assistant coach Shumari Bridgewater, Devin Kinser, Kaden Bloyd, Dakota Tungate, assistant coach Shumari Bridgewater, Jaxon Sidebottom and assistant coach Isaiah Perkins.

CES preschool students to track their growth

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are going to track their growth this school year.

 

In Shannon Richardson’s class, students are learning how to measuring tape.

 

Students thought about many objects that can be measured with the tape, including furniture, their classroom carpet and blinds and even people.

 

CES preschool teacher Shannon Richardson measures Hunter Ferrill, as Jaziah Turner waits his turn.

CHS science students practice gathering and graphing data

 

Campbellsville High School students are practicing gathering and graphing data in their integrated science class.

 

Lauren Bennett’s students recently began conducting laboratory exercises in her class.

 

The first exercise asked students to time water as it boiled and measure its temperature.

 

CHS sophomore Jade Legler, at left, and sophomore Kadynce Reed record the temperature of their boiling water.

CHS golf team takes on Washington County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team recently took on Washington County.

 

CHS lost the close match, by a score of 190 to 180.

 

Kameron Smith, a junior, led his team with a 39.

 

CHS junior Kameron Smith hits the ball.

CHS athletes attend HYPE conference

 

Campbellsville High School student athletes attended Kentucky High School Athletic Association’s annual HYPE student leadership and sportsmanship conference in Lexington on Thursday, Aug. 29.

 

Students attended sessions on leadership, teambuilding and communication, and heard from guest speakers.

 

CHS students attending the HYPE conference include, from left, front, seniors Shallan Philpott and Ketayah Taylor and juniors Kenzi Forbis, Abi Wiedewitsch, Catlyn Clausen, Laci Hodgens, Anna Clara Moura and Zoie Sidebottom. Back, seniors Lathan Cubit, Mikael Vaught and Cole Kidwell and juniors Tristin Faulkner, John Orberson, Kameron Smith, Arren Hash and Dillon Whitaker.

YSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Middle and High School Youth Services Center will host volunteer orientation and training on Thursday, Sept. 26.

 

The training will be at the YSC Center, which is located at Campbellsville High School, at 6 p.m.

 

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CHS football team defeats Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School football team recently defeated Adair County.

 

Final score was 47-12.

 

The Eagles remain perfect on the season, at 2-0.

 

CHS senior Devon Reardon tackles.

CHS football team defeats Casey County

 

Campbellsville High School football team recently defeated Casey County to open its season.

 

CHS hosted the Forcht Bank Bowl on Saturday, Aug. 24.

 

In the final game of the bowl, CHS defeated Casey County by a score of 49-13.

 

CHS football players take the field.

CMS names Exceeding Eagles

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Exceeding Eagles for the week of Aug. 26.

 

Students who receive the Exceeding Eagle 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 Aug. 26 are, from left, front, eighth-grader Piper Ritchie and iEagle students Nadia Taylor and Levi Young. Back, sixth-graders Zarek Stone and Madison Philpott and seventh-graders Piper Maggard and Casey Morris. Absent from the photo is eighth-grader Dalton Morris.

CES students take fall photos

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently smiled for the camera.

 

Lifetouch personnel came to CES on Monday, Aug. 26, to take fall school portraits.

 

CES preschool student Kelsey Clark smiles for the camera.

CHS freshmen attend Rogers Explorers program

 

Campbellsville High School freshmen Leigh Hicks and Mikaela Scharbrough learned about aerospace science and astrophysics this summer.

 

The two were chosen to attend the Rogers Explorers program, which is an intensive three-day, two-night program focused on cultivating skills in leadership, technology, math, science and community service.

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Leigh Hicks attended the Rogers Explorers program this summer.     Campbellsville High School freshman Mikaela Scharbrough attended the Rogers Explorers program this summer.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Aug. 26.

 

They are freshman Mikaela Scharbrough, sophomore Peyton Dabney, junior Colin Harris and senior Emily Rodgers.

 

From left are freshman Mikaela Scharbrough, junior Colin Harris, senior Emily Rodgers and sophomore Peyton Dabney.

CHS marching band performs at pre-season exhibition

 

Campbellsville High School marching band performed for the first time this season on Saturday, Aug. 24.

 

The band debuted its show at the Mark Twain Pre-Season Exhibition in Columbia.

 

This year’s show is entitled “Diamond in the Rough.”

 

CHS senior Brandy Miller, at left, and junior Mystique Jones perform.

CHS sophomore attends leadership institute

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Peyton Dabney spent the summer learning about entrepreneurship.

 

Dabney was chosen to attend the Entrepreneurial Leadership Institute, a program to develop future business leaders and entrepreneurs.

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Peyton Dabney, center, was chosen to attend the Entrepreneurial Leadership Institute this summer at The Center for Rural Development in Somerset.

CHS students make life-long memories at GSP

 

They spent the summer learning, becoming leaders, making friends and creating memories that will last their lifetime.

 

Campbellsville High School seniors Cole Kidwell, Zoe McAninch, Katelyn Miller and Emily Rodgers attended the Governor’s Scholars Program this summer.

 

They spent the summer learning, becoming leaders, making friends and creating memories that will last their lifetime. Campbellsville High School seniors, from left, Emily Rodgers, Zoe McAninch, Katelyn Miller and Cole Kidwell attended the Governor’s Scholars Program this summer.

CHS student attends Young Leaders Academy

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Peyton Dabney spent his summer learning about politics and American government.

 

Dabney was chosen to attend The McConnell Center’s Young Leaders Academy to hone his leadership skills and further his understanding of American history.

 

This year’s conference was entitled “Revisiting American Constitutionalism,” and was June 19-22 at the University of Louisville campus.

 

Peyton Dabney

CHS soccer team battles Russellville

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently took on Russellville High School.

 

CHS fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS senior Brennon Wheeler kicks the ball.

CHS students named AP scholars

 

Campbellsville High School students were recently recognized for their high AP test scores.

 

CHS offers many Advanced Placement courses, which can help students complete college credit while still in high school.

 

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CHS golf team defeats Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team recently defeated Adair County.

 

CHS won by a score of 193 to 210.

 

Kameron Smith, a junior, led his team with a 42.

 

CHS junior Kameron Smith putts.

CIS receives donation from GCU

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools recently received a donation from Greater Campbellsville United that will help keep students well this school year.

 

GCU members, under the direction of Coordinator Wanda Washington, organized a Tissue Drive to collect boxes for local school systems.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools recently received a donation from Greater Campbellsville United that will help keep students well this school year. GCU members, under the direction of Coordinator Wanda Washington, at left, organized a Tissue Drive to collect boxes for local school systems. Washington recently donated the boxes to Campbellsville Elementary School. Pictured with Washington are CES Attendance Clerk Sharon Mills and Washington’s son Josh.

CHS marching band season begins

 

Campbellsville High School marching band season has begun.

 

The band debuted its show at the Mark Twain Pre-Season Exhibition on Saturday, Aug. 24, in Columbia.

 

Before that performance, the band performed for parents and the community on Thursday, Aug. 22.

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Ellie Wise performs with the color guard.

CHS students take new school photos

 

Campbellsville High School students smiled for the camera recently.

 

Lifetouch personnel came to CHS on Friday, Aug. 23, to take new school portraits.

 

CHS senior Chris Moran smiles.

CHS seniors prepare for college

 

Campbellsville High School seniors have begun their final preparations for life after high school.

 

Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority outreach counselor Audrey Price met with students to discuss the steps they need to take to apply to attend college or enter the workplace.

 

Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority outreach counselor Audrey Price talks to CHS seniors about how to apply to attend college.

CHS students decorate journals

 

Campbellsville High School students are working to strengthen their writing skills in their English classes.

 

In Morgan Dalton’s class, students each received a journal in which they will write about their lives, families, classmates, studies and more.

 

CHS freshmen Tatum Bridgewater, at left, and Bri Hayes hold their journals.

CHS cross country team competes

 

Campbellsville High School cross country team competed in Green County on Thursday, Aug. 22, for the first meet of the season.

 

In the varsity boys’ race, freshman Tyler Smith finished 40th, in 11:56.

 

In the varsity girls’ race, sophomore Serenity Ford finished in 24th place, at 13:42.

 

CHS cross country runners for the 2019 season are, from left, front, Campbellsville Elementary School fifth-graders Laityn Gray and Tye Rhodes, Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Will Wooley, fifth-grader Baylee Pike, fourth-grader Izzy Brunelle and Campbellsville High School sophomore Serenity Ford. Back, seventh-grader Rowan Petett, freshman Tyler Smith, sophomore Nate Arachi, junior Jonathan Sparks, sixth-grader Grayson Booe, freshman Chase Hord, coach Steve Doss and seventh-grader Wyatt Smith.

CHS students learn about teamwork

 

Campbellsville High School students are learning about teamwork in their family and consumer sciences classes.

 

In Emilie Murrey’s classes, students recently discussed the difference between a team and group, and then played a game to see how well they work together.

 

From left, CHS seniors Lathan Cubit and Mikael Vaught and freshman Kanon Durham join hands with their classmates as they play the human knot challenge.

CHS students write personal essays

 

Campbellsville High School students are writing personal essays in their English class.

 

In Morgan Dalton’s class, freshmen are learning about the proper way to write an essay.

 

Recently, Dalton asked students to write about a time when someone in their life disappointed them.

 

CHS teacher Morgan Dalton talks to freshman Asia Barbour about her essay.

iEagle students build Lego robots

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools iEagle students are having fun with lots of STEM activities.

 

Recently, students were given Lego sets to build with a group of classmates.

 

Students built robots, vehicles, animals and much more, all of which had moving parts.

 

iEagle students, from left, fifth-graders Hayden Maupin, Ryan Tungate and Joseph Greer program their Lego robot.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Aug. 19.

 

They are freshman Tyler Booth, sophomore Sarah Adkins, junior Zaquan Cowan and senior Lauryn Agathen.

 

From left are junior Zaquan Cowan, sophomore Sarah Adkins and senior Lauryn Agathen. Absent from the photo is freshman Tyler Booth.

CES students practice coloring

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are practicing their coloring skills.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, students have spent the first few days of school learning about classroom rules and the supplies they will use.

 

CES kindergartener Emma Lockridge colors.

iEagle students enjoy reading

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools iEagle students recently learned all about their library.

 

Students will use the Campbellsville Middle School library to check out books and graphic novels.

 

iEagle seventh-grader Andrew Mardis browses the books at Campbellsville Middle School library.

CES students work on reading skills

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-grade students are working to improve their reading skills.

 

In Laura Dicken’s class, students spend time each day doing some silent reading.

 

CES first-grader Rose Persinger works to build her reading stamina.

CHS volleyball team defeats Anderson County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently took on Anderson County in a scrimmage to start the season.

 

The junior varsity and varsity squads picked up wins.

 

CHS sophomore Sarah Adkins cheers after her team gets the winning point.

CMS football team defeats Clinton County

 

Campbellsville Middle School football team recently defeated Clinton County.

 

Final score was 12-8.

 

CMS will travel to Casey County on Tuesday, Aug. 20, and to Green County on Tuesday, Aug. 27.

 

CMS eighth-grader Dalton Morris runs the ball.

CES preschool classes begin

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool classes began Monday, Aug. 19.

 

Forty students began classes with teachers Shannon Richardson and Suzanna Streeval, and assistants Tesa Novak and Jeanetta McGinnis, respectively.

 

Students spent the first day of school listening to stories, coloring, playing with their new friends, learning classroom procedures and rules and much more.

 

CES preschool students Terren Lasely, at left, and Maddox Creason “talk” on the “telephone.”

CMS students learn class expectations

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are learning the expectations for their writing class – through music.

 

In Paige Cook’s class, students recently discussed what she expects of them this school year.

 

But, to learn the classroom expectations, students had to first work with a partner to discuss what they believe the expectations should be.

 

CMS teacher Paige Cook talks to her students about their class expectations, one of which is to stop, collaborate and listen, based on the song “Ice Ice Baby” by Vanilla Ice.

CMS students study the purposes of art

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are studying why people make artwork.

 

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

 

CMS sixth-grader Cody Tamez draws how he feels about being in an art class this school year.

CHS FCA hosts prayer walk

 

They held hands, and prayed together.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ staff members, administrators, teachers, students and family members gathered on Sunday, Aug. 18, to pray for each other.

 

Jamie Bennett of Green River Memorial Baptist Church prays with CIS staff members, administrators, teachers, students and family members at Campbellsville Elementary School.

iEagle students play escape games

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools iEagle students recently learned all about their future careers by playing escape games.

 

Fourth-, fifth-, sixth- and seventh-grade students were put into groups of four and given six tasks to complete by working together.

 

iEagle teacher Tyler Hardy helps, from left, sixth-grader Aleecia Knezevic, fourth-grader Karsyn Smith and seventh-grader Jaclyn Jackson as they work on a game.

CES students hear motivational message

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently heard a motivational message from some of the strongest men around.

 

Omega Force Strength Team Ministries visited CES recently to encourage students to never give up and to always give their best.

 

Randy Richey of Omega Force Strength Team Ministries asks if two groups of CES students are stronger than one of his team members.

CHS golf player advances to All ‘A’ state tournament

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team recently competed in the All “A” fifth region championship, and, as a result, one player has advanced to the All “A” state tournament.

 

The region tournament was Tuesday, Aug. 13, at Maywood Country Club.

 

CHS sophomore Colin Harris shot a 94 on the day, which, as the top player for his team, qualifies him to compete in the All “A” state tournament.

 

CHS sophomore Colin Harris has qualified to compete in the All “A” state tournament, which will be Saturday, Sept. 7, in Richmond.

CHS soccer team takes on East Jessamine

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently took on East Jessamine High School.

 

The Eagles fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

The team will travel to North Bullitt on Tuesday, Aug. 20.

 

CHS freshman Chase Hord kicks the ball.

CIS hosts Party in the Park

 

Campbellsville Independents Schools hosted a Party in the Park on Monday, Aug. 12, to celebrate the start of the new school year.

 

The party was at Miller Park playground and ball fields.

 

About 1,000 people attended.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-grader Charlotte Coots slides.

CHS soccer team defeats Casey County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team defeated Casey County in the first game of the season on Monday, Aug. 12.

 

Final score was 4-0.

 

CHS junior Jastyn Shively, sophomores Peyton Dabney and Dakota Harris and freshman Chase Hord scored goals for the Eagles.

 

CHS sophomore Dakota Harris protects the ball.

CES students see fun start to school year

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students have had a fun start to the new school year.

 

The first day of the school year was Wednesday, Aug. 14.

 

Students spent the first week getting to know their teachers and classmates, learning classroom, hallway and cafeteria expectations and more.

 

CES Instructional Coach Tammy Hash high-fives fourth-grader Diego Aquino as they start the day.

CHS students see great start to school year

 

Campbellsville High School students have had a great start to the new school year.

 

The first day of the 2019-2020 school year was Wednesday, Aug. 14.

 

Students spent the first week learning their new class schedules, meeting their teachers, talking about their Big Picture internships, preparing for the ACT and more.

 

CHS senior Brooke Tucker talks with teacher Herb Wiseman and Wendy Sabo, community based work transition program coordinator, before the start of the school day.

CMS students see strong start to school year

 

Campbellsville Middle School students have had a strong start to the new school year.

 

Students spent the first week learning their new class schedules, meeting their teachers, learning the expectations for their classes and more.

 

CMS seventh-grader Destiny Bradley is all smiles on the second day of school.

iEagle students see great start to school year

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools began its iEagle program on Wednesday, Aug. 14, and students have spent their time together learning to be a family.

 

The Eagle Center of Innovation, also called iEagle, offers hands-on, authentic learning for students in fourth, fifth, sixth and seventh grades.

 

Sixth- and seventh-grade iEagle students smile for a photo on the first day of their program.     Fourth- and fifth-grade iEagle students smile for a photo on the first day of their program.

CIS students begin 2019-2020 school year

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students have headed back to the classroom.

 

Students began the 2019-2020 school year on Wednesday, Aug. 14.

 

Students at Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school schools headed back to class at 8 a.m. and were greeted by their teachers.

 

CES Guidance Counselor Donna White greets iEagle fourth-grader Aliy Dunn on the first day of school.

CIS adds staff members to Eagle family

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools recently added 17 employees to the Eagle family.

 

From teachers to instructional assistants and support positions, the new staff members are an integral part of making the school year a success.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools recently added 17 employees to the Eagle family. From left, front, are Jessica Dillon, a first-grade teacher at CES; Emily Andrew, a second-grade teacher at CES; Emilie Murrey, a family and consumer sciences teacher at CHS; Tana Phillips, a second-grade teacher at CES; and Breanna Spaulding and Malique Spaulding, instructional assistants at CES. Back, Shannon Richardson, preschool teacher at CES; Katie Miller, a first-grade teacher at CES; Morgan Dalton, an English teacher at CHS; Adria Rucker, bookkeeper at CHS; Joseph Knifley, bus driver; Joshalyn Gholston, an assistant at the Youth Services Center at Campbellsville middle and high schools; and Brandon Williams, a custodial worker who will begin working next month. Absent from the photo are Kevin Johnson, an exceptional child educator at CES; Jessica Robertson, a fifth-grade teacher at CES; Suzanna Streeval, a preschool teacher at CES; Cameron Johnson, a music teacher and band director at CHS; and Andrea Lawler, an English teacher at CHS.

CIS employees join together for opening day workshop

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ employees joined together on Tuesday, Aug. 13, for an opening day workshop to start the 2019-2020 school year.

 

First, Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school employees joined Board office staff members and Campbellsville Board of Education members to have breakfast together and fellowship.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ employees enjoy breakfast together before the opening day workshop begins.

CIS students attend open houses

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students recently attended open house events on Thursday, Aug. 8, to officially kick off the 2019-2020 school year.

 

At Campbellsville Elementary School, students met with their teachers, saw their classrooms and underwent eye exams.

 

Campbellsville Middle School students received their schedules and met with their new teachers.

 

CHS Principal Weston Jones talks to freshmen students about their first days of school.

CIS teachers, staff members learn from each other

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ teachers and staff members recently spent a day learning from each other.

 

On Monday, Aug. 12, the District hosted a day of professional development workshops, taught entirely by CIS personnel.

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school teachers led sessions.

 

Jordan Jessie, the CIS psychologist, leads a session about RTI paperwork and District procedures.

CHS band prepares for season

 

Campbellsville High School marching band is preparing for its season, which begins in a few weeks.

 

This year’s show is entitled “Diamond in the Rough.”

 

CHS band director Cameron Johnson leads his marchers during a camp rehearsal.

CHS golf team defeats Bardstown

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team recently defeated Bardstown in the first match of the season.

 

CHS won by a score of 205 strokes to 237.

 

CHS junior Kameron Smith led the team with a score of 46.

 

CHS junior Tristin Faulkner putts.

CMS girls’ basketball team battles Casey County

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball team recently battled Casey County.

 

The Lady Eagles will travel to Clinton County on Friday, Aug. 9.

 

CMS sixth-grader Aleecia Knezevic protects the ball.

CMS football team battles Russell County

 

Campbellsville Middle School football team recently battled Russell County.

 

The CMS team fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CMS eighth-grader Nasir Johnson runs the ball.

CMS girls’ basketball team takes on Hart County

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball team recently hosted Hart County recently to open the 2019 season.

 

In the seventh-grade match up, the Eagles battled to overtime but couldn’t get the win.

 

CMS seventh-grader Ta’Zaria Owens jumps to block a shot.

CMS football team takes on Edmonson County

 

Campbellsville Middle School football team recently took on Edmonson County to start the 2019 season.

 

The score was tied at 14 and the end of the fourth quarter to send the game into overtime.

 

CMS seventh-grader Katon Cox catches the ball.

CIS students to receive free school supplies

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students will receive free supplies for the new school year.

 

Thanks to generous donations from many local churches and organizations, Campbellsville Elementary School PTA, CES Family Resource Center and Campbellsville Middle and High School Youth Services Center, along with their community partners, all students will receive free school supplies to use this coming year.

 

Back to School

CIS releases bus routes for 2019-2020

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ bus routes for the 2019-2020 school year have been released.

 

All routes are subject to change.

 

Back to School

CIS lunch menus available

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools has updated its lunch menus for the 2019-2020 school year.

 

The District posts a breakfast and lunch menu on its website that lists what will be served at Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools in a weekly format.

 

Back to School

CHS football season begins Aug. 16

 

Campbellsville High School football season begins next month, and players are working hard during summer practices to prepare.

 

The team had a historic season last year, and coach Dale Estes has 26 players who would like a repeat.

 

CHS junior Arren Hash passes the ball to senior Mikael Vaught.

CHS football team hosts fishing tournament

 

Campbellsville High School football team hosted its annual bass fishing tournament on Friday, July 26, at Green River Lake.

 

In all, 38 boats were entered into the competition, with about 80 competitors.

 

Proceeds from the competition will help pay expenses for the upcoming season.

 

About 40 boats were entered into the CHS football team’s annual bass fishing tournament on Friday, July 26.

CES, CMS and CHS release dress codes

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools recently released dress codes for the 2019-2020 school year.

 

The dress codes outline what students can and can’t wear to school.

 

Back to School

Campbellsville Youth Football begins

 

Campbellsville Youth Football will kick off this week.

 

The first practices of the season will be Tuesday, July 30, and Thursday, Aug. 1, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Campbellsville Elementary School campus.

 

Parents can sign up their children to play during the practices.

 

Organizers say it’s important that all players interested are signed up this week.

 

Eagle Football

CHS volleyball season to begin soon

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball season will begin soon, and the team is looking for a few more players.

 

Anthony Epps, who will soon begin his first year as head coach, asks that any Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader or Campbellsville High School freshman interested in playing this year contact him.

 

Eagle Volleyball

CHS graduate to continue basketball career

 

Campbellsville High School graduate Taj Sanders will continue his academic and basketball career at prep school Aspire Academy in Louisville.

 

He signed his letter of intent recently in a special ceremony with friends, family members and coaches.

 

CHS graduate Taj Sanders has signed to play prep basketball at Aspire Academy in Louisville. He recently celebrated in a special ceremony with family, friends and coaches. He is pictured with his grandmother Sheryl O’Bannon, at left, and his mother Myrrah Darring.

CHS football team begins discount card fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School football team will begin play in a few weeks, and has begun a fundraiser to raise money for the season.

 

Players, parents and coaches are selling cards with discounts to local businesses.

 

Cards are $10 each.

 

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CHS seniors take new school photos

 

Campbellsville High School seniors recently smiled for the camera.

 

Lifetouch personnel came to CHS on Wednesday, July 17, to take senior portraits.

 

CHS senior Alli Wilson smiles for her photo.

CHS students attend FCCLA conference

 

Campbellsville High School students recently attended the Kentucky FCCLA Conference in Louisville.

 

Caleigh Bright and Destiny Deason, who graduated in May, and Abby Turner, who will be a sophomore at CHS, attended.

 

The students went to leadership sessions to learn about families and personal development.

 

CHS students recently attended the Kentucky FCCLA Conference in Louisville. Attending were, from left, Abby Turner, who will be a sophomore, Destiny Deason and Caleigh Bright, who graduated in May, and former FCCLA advisor Deanna Campbell.

CHS students attend FCCLA camp

 

Campbellsville High School students recently attended state FCCLA camp to learn about leadership.

 

CHS juniors Chloe Cox and Chloe Garrett attended the camp in Hardinsburg.

 

Cox and Garrett will serve as regional officers for 2019-2020, and learned about their new positions at the camp.

 

CHS juniors Chloe Garrett, at left, and Chloe Cox recently attended FCCLA camp in Hardinsburg to learn about leadership and their regional officer duties.

CIS youth service centers receive donations to help students

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Family Resource Center and Campbellsville Middle and High School Youth Services Center recently received donations that will help buy clothes and other items for students.

 

Central Kentucky Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #22 recently donated $1,250 to each center, to benefit Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students.

 

Central Kentucky Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #22 recently donated $1,250 each to Campbellsville Elementary School Family Resource Center and Campbellsville Middle and High School Youth Services Center, to benefit Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students. Accepting the donations were FRC Coordinator Courtney Sowell, second from left, and YSC Coordinator Theresa Young, third from left. Making the donation were, from left, FOP members Rodney Cox, Wayne Vesipe and Aaron Fields.

CHS soccer team hosts youth summer camp

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently hosted its annual summer camp.

 

Twenty local children attended.

 

Campers learned fundamentals of the game, and competed in several blocking, kicking and scoring drills.

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently hosted its annual summer youth camp, with 20 local children attending. From left, front, are Chyanne VanMersbergen, Knox Hodges, Cirrus Pourheydarian, Campbellsville Elementary School kindergartener Lucy Wayne, CES first-grader Kyler Wilson, Owsley Richardson, Phillip VanMersbergen and CES preschool student Jamil Mitchell. Second row, Aydan Waders, Owen Smith, CES third-graders Owen Skaggs and Eric Epperson and Jacob Kramer. Back, CHS soccer alumni player Drew Skaggs, Owen Hodges, Alireza Pourheydarian, CES fourth-grader Emerson Gowin, William Bennett, CHS soccer head coach Bradley Harris, Daven Curry, CES fifth-grader Chance Owens and CHS soccer assistant coach Malique Spaulding. Not pictured are Jase Jessie, Campbellsville Middle School sixth-grader Noah Leachman and CES fifth-grader Lucas Gribbins.

CHS boys’ basketball team hosts youth camp

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team recently hosted a youth camp, with about 20 attending.

 

Camp was open to students who will be in third through eighth grades next school year.

 

Campers learned the basic fundamentals of basketball, along with discipline and a strong work ethic.

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team recently hosted a youth camp, with about 20 attending. From left, front, are Campbellsville Middle School sixth-grader Easton Williams, Campbellsville Elementary School fourth-grader Destini Gholston, Ila Loy, CES first-grader Daya Griffin, CES fourth-grader Willow Griffin and CES third-grader Grif Thomas. Second row, CHS boys’ basketball head coach Anthony Epps, CES fifth-grader Maddox Hawkins, CMS sixth-grader Keaton Hord, CES fifth-grader Rajon Taylor, CMS sixth-grader Cameron Estes, Jameson Hines, CES fifth-grader Jaron Johnson and CHS boys’ basketball assistant coach Will Griffin. Back, CHS senior basketball players Mikael Vaught and Malachi Corley, Grayson Booe, CMS sixth-grader Austin Sloan, Epps’s daughter Makayla, CES fifth-grader Aidan Wilson, CMS seventh-grader KeKe Miller, CMS sixth-grader Izak Burress, CHS junior Kameron Smith and sophomore Brice Spaw.

CHS girls’ basketball team hosts youth camp

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team recently hosted a youth camp.

 

Camp was open to students in kindergarten through eighth grade next school year.

 

Campers received individualized instruction from CHS girls’ basketball coaches and players, a t-shirt and free lunch.

 

About 20 campers recently attended Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball youth camp. Those attending were, from left, front, Campbellsville Elementary School third-graders Maleigha Travis, Destini Gholston and Ammarissa Nunez, Kennedy Deener, CES second-graders Lillie Judd and Aubrey Allen, CES first-grader Remi Petett, CES third-grader Mylee Bell and CES fourth-grader Emma Estes. Second row, Campbellsville Middle School sixth-graders Ta’Zaria Owens, Keeley Dicken and Miley Hash, CES fifth-graders Kealey Mann, Alyssa Knezevic, Aleecia Knezevic, Kennedy Griffiths and Alexis Graves and CES fourth-grader Braelyn Taylor. Third row, CHS girls’ basketball assistant coach Tiarra Cecil, CMS seventh-grader KyAshia Mitchell, CHS girls’ basketball player and junior Katelyn Miller, CHS girls’ basketball player and sophomore Abi Wiedewitsch, CES fourth-grader Jaron Johnson, CHS girls’ basketball players and freshmen Kaylyn Smith and Lainey Watson, CMS seventh-grader Layla Steen and CHS girls’ basketball assistant coach Debbie Gowdy-Smith.

CIS students participate in Fourth of July parade

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students participated in the annual Campbellsville/Taylor County Fourth of July Celebration parade down Main Street on Thursday, July 4.

 

Students rode on floats and in cars, and others watched the parade from the street.

 

Campbellsville High School marching band members marched and played for the crowd.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fourth-grader Trenton Harris rides in a Taylor County Fire & Rescue truck.

CES, CMS students shine at national Junior Beta convention

 

Campbellsville elementary and middle school students won big at this year’s National Junior Beta convention, coming home with a national officer and national champion in academics.

 

Seventh-grader Chloe Thompson becomes the second CMS student in school history to be elected to a national office.

 

She was elected as the National Junior Beta vice president, and will serve in office the upcoming year.

 

CMS students and CES and CMS Beta sponsors attending the National Junior Beta convention include, from left, front, eighth-grader Zamar Owens, sixth-grader Gabriel Noyola, eighth-graders Leigh Hicks, Bri Davis and Mikaela Scharbrough and seventh-graders Ellington Gowin and Ava Hughes. Second row, sixth-graders Lillian Sears, Rowan Petett and Logan England, seventh-graders Diego Noyola and Karlie Cox, sixth-grader Jaclyn Jackson and eighth-grader Alysa Howard. Back, CES teacher Farrah Hord, CMS bookkeeper Natalia Warren, CMS teacher Robbilyn Speer, sixth-grader Kylee Sowders, eighth-graders Bri Hayes, Mary Russell and Chase Hord, seventh-grader Chloe Thompson, eighth-grader Whitney Frashure, seventh-graders Chloe Mitchell and Gracie Taylor, CMS teachers Paige Cook and Katie Campbell and CES teacher Alison LaRue.

CHS girls’ basketball team participates in CU camp

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team has spent summer break practicing for the upcoming season.

 

The team recently played several games as part of the Campbellsville University Lady Tiger Basketball Team Camp.

 

CHS freshman Kaylyn Smith protects the ball.

CES Wings Express students visit Green River Lake

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently had fun visiting Green River Lake.

 

Wings Express students attended a two-week summer camp recently to have fun and learn together.

 

On the final day of camp, the group took a trip to the Green River Lake Visitors Center.

 

CES second-grader Vicky Li poses with the picture frame she made with items found on a nature hike at Green River Lake. In back is third-grader Journey Webb.

CES Wings Express students create their own planets

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently learned about the planets at Taylor County Public Library.

 

Wings Express students attended a two-week summer camp recently to have fun and learn together.

 

The group took a trip to Taylor County Public Library.

 

CES kindergartener Xavien Smith colors his planet.

CES Wings Express students have fun at Clay Hill

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently enjoyed a day of learning and fun at Clay Hill Memorial Forest.

 

Wings Express students attended a two-week summer camp recently to have fun and learn together.

 

The group took a trip to tour Clay Hill Memorial Forest.

 

Amy Berry of Clay Hill Memorial Forest shows CES Wings Express students a turtle.

CES Wings Express students enjoy reading, learning

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently enjoyed a day of reading and learning.

 

Wings Express students attended a two-week summer camp recently to have fun and learn together.

 

One morning, Kelsie Pepper, outreach librarian at the Taylor County Public Library, came to CES and read several books to students.

 

CES kindergarteners Nevaeh Milburn, at left, and Riley Richardson count 100 blocks with their classmates.

CES Wings Express students learn about cooking, sun safety

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently learned about cooking and being safe in the sun.

 

Wings Express students attended a two-week summer camp recently to have fun and learn together.

 

The group took a trip to Taylor County Extension Office for a day of activities.

 

From left, CES first-graders Addi Taylor, Kingston Cowherd, Kaiyden Vancleave and Jaxon Williams mix together ingredients to make homemade biscuits.

CHS junior competes in national bowling championship

 

Campbellsville High School junior Patrick Walker recently competed in the U.S. High School Bowling National Championship.

 

The tournament was June 22-24 in Indianapolis, Ind.

 

Walker finished in 210th place, out of 346 bowlers in the boys’ singles competition.

 

Campbellsville High School junior Patrick Walker recently competed in the U.S. High School Bowling National Championship, and finished in 210th place out of 346 bowlers.

CHS baseball team hosts youth camp

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently hosted its annual youth camp.

 

The camp was for children ages 7 to 12.

 

About 20 attended.

 

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

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently hosted its annual youth camp, with about 20 attending. From left, front, are Ayden Stagner, a second-grader at Green County Primary School; Landry Brown, a first-grader at Campbellsville Elementary School; Jayce Gray; Tyce Owens and Kennon Davis, second-graders at CES; Brody Sidebottom, third-grader at CES; and Ryne Gumm, second-grader at CES. Back, CHS baseball assistant coach Lynn Kearney; Brayden Judd, fifth-grader at CES; Aiden Forrest, third-grader at CES; Carson Mills, fifth-grader at CES; KeKe Miller, sixth-grader at Campbellsville Middle School; Silas Young, a fifth-grader at Taylor County Elementary School; Cameron Estes, fifth-grader at CES; Stephen Green and Lanigan Price, fourth-graders at CES; and CHS baseball head coach Blake Milby.

CES Wings Express students make moon craters

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently enjoyed a day of learning about the moon.

 

Wings Express students attended a two-week summer camp recently to have fun and learn together.

 

Students took a trip to Taylor County Public Library.

 

Taylor County Public Library Children’s Librarian Kimberly Burton helps CES Wings Express students add raisins to make craters in their moon surface. From left are third-graders Amani Bridgewater, Keiava Thompson, second-grader Kaylee Thompson and third-grader Kadance Ford.

CES Wings Express students learn about sea animals

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently enjoyed some stories about sea animals.

 

Wings Express students attended a two-week summer camp recently to have fun and learn together.

 

Kelsie Pepper, outreach librarian at the Taylor County Public Library, read several books to students about animals that can be found in the sea.

 

Kelsie Pepper, outreach librarian at the Taylor County Public Library, reads to CES Wings Express students.

CES Wings Express students learn about nutrition

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently enjoyed smoothies as they learned about nutrition.

 

Wings Express students attended a two-week summer camp recently to have fun and learn together.

 

Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, read to the students and spoke to them about healthy eating habits.

 

Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, mixes together the ingredients to make smoothies for CES Wings Express students.

CES Wings Express students enjoy painting

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently enjoyed a day of painting.

 

Wings Express students attended a two-week summer camp recently to have fun and learn together.

 

Students worked with teachers to sharpen their reading and math skills, while also having fun on several special trips.

 

One trip was to Paint and Party Creative Studio.

 

CES second-grader Gavin Paris paints his rock.

More than 40 participate in Eagle Youth Football Camp

 

Campbellsville High School football team hosted its annual Eagle Youth Football Camp on Wednesday, May 29, and Friday, May 31, with more than 40 students participating.

 

CHS head football coach Dale Estes worked with camp participants, along with players and assistant coaches Herb Wiseman, Robbie Gribbins, Bronson Gowdy, Will Griffin, Aaron Webb and D.J. Moore.

 

CHS football team recently hosted its annual Eagle Youth Football Camp, with more than 40 students participating.

CHS graduates nearly 80 students

 

With the turn of a tassel, they became alumni.

 

Campbellsville High School’s Class of 2019 graduated on Saturday, May 25, in front of family, friends, teachers and administrators.

 

Nearly 80 students received diplomas to mark the end of their high school careers.

 

CHS Class of 2019 poses for a final group photo together.

CHS softball season ends with loss to Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently ended its season with a loss in a game with Taylor County.

 

Final score was 1-7.

 

The Eagles took on Taylor County in the first round of the 20th District tournament.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Bri Hayes celebrates an out.

CHS baseball season ends with loss to Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently ended its season with a loss in a close game with Marion County.

 

Final score was 4-5.

 

The Eagles took on Marion County in the first round of the 20th District tournament.

 

CHS had the lead by a score of 4-0 after three innings, but couldn’t hold on to get the win.

 

CHS senior Ryan Kearney walks with assistant coach Zach Lewis.

CHS students named to honor roll

 

Campbellsville High School students were recently named to the honor roll for the fourth nine-week grading period of the 2018-2019 school year.

 

Honor Roll

CMS students named to honor roll

 

Campbellsville Middle School students were recently named to the honor roll for the fourth nine-week grading period of the 2018-2019 school year.

 

Students who have GPAs ranging from 3.0 to 4.0 are included in the list.

 

Honor Roll

CHS tennis teams play in region tournament

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ tennis teams recently played in the fifth region tournament.

 

Doubles partners and freshmen Kaylyn Smith and Lainey Watson made it to the third round of the tournament, eventually losing to Central Hardin.

 

CHS freshmen Kaylyn Smith, in front, and Lainey Watson watch the ball.

CHS tennis teams win big at Heartland Conference tournament

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ tennis teams won big at this year’s Heartland Conference tournament.

 

The girls’ team was named the overall tournament winner.

 

And the boys’ team was runner-up.

 

CHS girls’ tennis team recently won the Heartland Conference tournament. From left, freshmen Lainey Watson and Kaylyn Smith won the doubles championship, and, at right, freshmen Tayler Thompson and Sarah Adkins were runners-up. They are pictured with coach Bradley Harris.     CHS boys’ tennis team was runner-up in the Heartland Conference tournament. Patrick Walker, a junior, was runner-up in the singles tournament.

CHS baseball freshman team defeats Russell County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball freshman team recently defeated Russell County.

 

In the first game, the CHS team won by a score of 2-1.

 

CHS freshman Peyton Dabney got a hit to score the winning run.

 

And the CHS team won the second by a score of 4-0.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders Bryce Newton, at left, and Chase Hord run to the dugout.

CHS baseball team takes on Pulaski County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently took on Pulaski County.

 

The Eagles fought hard, but weren’t able to get the win.

 

CHS baseball players run before their game.

CHS softball team takes on Washington County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently took on Washington County.

 

The Lady Eagles battled, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS sophomore Kenzi Forbis pitches.

CHS baseball team takes on Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball freshman team recently took on Taylor County.

 

In the first game, the CHS squad lost a close match up.

 

CHS freshman Dakota Harris swings.

CHS tennis teams defeat Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School tennis teams recently defeated Adair County.

 

The boys’ team won by a score of 3-2.

 

And the girls’ team won by a score of 5-2.

 

CHS freshman Kaylyn Smith hits the ball.

CHS baseball team drops close game to Central Hardin

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently lost a close game to Central Hardin.

 

The CHS squad battled to extra innings, but couldn’t get the win.

 

Final score was 6-5.

 

CHS junior Noah Hughes, at right, receives congratulations from senior Treyce Mattingly after hitting a three-run home run.

CHS tennis teams take on Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School tennis teams recently took on Marion County.

 

The girls’ and boys’ squads battled, but weren’t able to get the wins.

 

CHS freshman Tezon Mitchell hits the ball.

CHS softball team defeats Green County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently defeated Green County.

 

Final score was 7-3.

 

CHS junior Shallan Philpott catches the ball.

CHS baseball team takes on Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently took on Taylor County.

 

The Eagles battled, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS juniors Blake Allen, at right, and Dillon Whitaker talk during a time out.

CHS softball team takes on Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently took on Taylor County.

 

The junior varsity squad picked up a win.

 

Final score was 3-1.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Bri Hayes gets a lead toward second.

CHS baseball team defeats Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently defeated Taylor County.

 

Final score was 8-7.

 

The Eagles rallied to score three runs in the top of the seventh inning to get the win.

 

CHS senior Ryan Kearney and his teammates celebrate their win.

CES fifth-graders present ‘Madagascar Jr.’

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently presented its first-ever musical production.

 

Fifth-graders presented “Madagascar Jr.”

 

The students spent several weeks learning lines, practicing scenes and making costumes.

 

CES fifth-graders recently presented the school’s first-ever drama production. The students presented “Madagascar Jr.”

CHS baseball team takes on Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently took on Taylor County.

 

CHS sophomores John Orberson and Tristin Faulkner and junior Noah Hughes had hits for the Eagles.

 

CHS senior Treyce Mattingly runs to first.

CHS tennis teams take on Bethlehem

 

Campbellsville High School tennis teams recently took on Bethlehem.

 

The teams battled, but couldn’t get the wins.

 

CHS freshman Kaylyn Smith hits the ball.

CHS show choir presents ‘Soundtrack to Our Lives’

 

Campbellsville High School Show Choir recently presented its spring concert, “Soundtrack to Our Lives.”

 

The show included performances of songs featured in popular television shows and movies.

 

CHS show choir members sing “This is Me.”

CES second-graders present ‘Squirm!’

 

Campbellsville Elementary School second-grade students recently presented “Squirm!” the musical.

 

The musical featured wiggly, giggly and squiggly songs.

 

CES second-graders Aubreigh Knifley, at left, and Jewell Brewster sing and dance.

CES first-graders present ‘Animal Tales’

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-grade students recently presented “Animal Tales” the musical.

 

The musical featured songs about many types of animals.

 

CES first-graders Kingson Duncan, at left, and Lillian Merriweather sing.

CHS track teams compete in state meet

 

Campbellsville High School track teams competed in the KHSAA state meet on Thursday, May 30, at the University of Kentucky in Lexington.

 

CHS senior Natalie Caldwell advanced to state competition in shot put and discus throw after her performance at this year’s region meet.

 

The boys’ 4x100 and 4x200 teams also advanced to state after region competition.

 

Campbellsville High School track teams competed in the KHSAA state meet on Thursday, May 30, at the University of Kentucky in Lexington. From left are coach Steve Doss, sophomore Reggie Thomas, seniors Daesean Van Cleave, Davon Cecil, Charlie Pettigrew, Joe Pipes and Evan McAninch, coach Katie Wilkerson, senior Tristan Johnson, junior Malachi Corley and assistant coach Malique Spaulding. Absent from the photo is senior Natalie Caldwell.     Campbellsville High School track teams competed in the KHSAA state meet on Thursday, May 30, at the University of Kentucky in Lexington. Pictured are senior Natalie Caldwell and coach Katie Wilkerson.

CHS track teams compete in regionals

 

Campbellsville High School track teams recently competed in the Class A region meet.

 

Overall, the boys’ team finished ninth and the girls’ team was 10th.

 

CHS senior Evan McAninch runs.

CIS employees honored at closing luncheon

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ employees recently had lunch and fellowship together to close the 2018-2019 school year, which ended Thursday, May 23.

 

Ten employees were honored for retiring after this school year.

 

They were each recognized, and a co-worker shared some memories about their time at CIS.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ employees recently had lunch and fellowship together to close the 2018-2019 school year, which ended Thursday, May 23. Employees who are retiring after this school year were honored. They include, from left, cafeteria cook Leslie Gaines, Campbellsville High School family and consumer sciences teacher Deanna Campbell, Campbellsville Elementary School Assistant Principal Doretha Sanders, Director of Pupil Personnel and Food Service Jeff Richardson, cafeteria cook Eveleen Burkhead, cafeteria manager Anita Haulk, Family Resource and Youth Services Center Coordinator Sue Crabtree and CES third-grader teacher Patty Haley. Absent from the photo are FRYSC assistant Sharon Hoskins-Sanders and the late Lee Allen, who was a custodian.

CHS track teams compete in Heartland Conference meet

 

Campbellsville High School track teams recently competed in the Heartland Athletic Conference meet.

 

Overall, the girls’ and boys’ teams finished in fourth place.

 

CHS senior Charlie Pettigrew runs.

CHS track teams compete in Carl Deaton Classic

 

Campbellsville High School track teams recently competed in the Carl Deaton Classic in Green County.

 

Natalie Caldwell, a senior, placed first in discus throw.

 

CHS senior Joe Pipes was fourth in the 200-meter dash.

 

CHS senior Joe Pipes runs.

CHS track seniors honored

 

Campbellsville High School track teams recently honored their senior members.

 

This year’s seniors include Natalie Caldwell, Davon Cecil, Tristan Johnson, Glenn Lamer, Evan McAninch, Ian McAninch, Charlie Pettigrew, Joe Pipes, Christa Riggs and Daesean Van Cleave.

 

CHS track team seniors were recently honored at a team banquet. From left are Evan McAninch, Ian McAninch, Glenn Lamer, Christa Riggs, Tristan Johnson, Joe Pipes and Davon Cecil. Absent from the photo are Natalie Caldwell, Charlie Pettigrew and Daesean Van Cleave.

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 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.

 

From left, CHS seniors Tatem Wiseman, Dee Simpson, Travis Nash and Salena Ritchie sing karaoke at project graduation.

CHS names new marching band director

 

Campbellsville High School marching band will start next season with a new director.

 

Cameron Johnson, who graduated from Campbellsville University in December with a music education degree, will lead the band.

 

Brittany Johnson is the CHS marching band assistant director.

 

CHS Band Director Cameron Johnson talks to band members and parents about his vision for the program.

CHS senior to continue track career

 

Campbellsville High School senior Tristan Johnson will continue his academic and track career at Campbellsville University this fall.

 

Johnson, who graduated from CHS on Saturday, May 25, signed his letter of an intent during a special ceremony on Tuesday, May 28.

 

Campbellsville High School senior Tristan Johnson will continue his academic and track careers at Campbellsville University this fall. He recently signed his letter of intent in a special ceremony. In front, he is pictured with his mother, Marsha. Back, from left, are CHS Principal Weston Jones, CHS football head coach Dale Estes, CHS track coaches Steve Doss and Katie Wilkerson, CU track and field head coach Mark Miller and CHS Athletic Director Tim Davis.

CIS school year comes to a close

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students attended school on Thursday, May 23, for the final day of the 2018-2019 school year.

 

Students spent the day cleaning out lockers, preparing for summer programs and saying goodbye to their friends and teachers.

 

CES teacher Miriah Cox slides with first-grader Trinidy Gribbins at Bounce during the final Dojo Day of the school year.

CMS students have fun at eighth-grade celebration

 

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

 

Parents hosted the eighth-grade celebration at Phillips Lanes Bowling Alley on Sunday, May 19, to celebrate the students completing middle school.

 

From left, CMS eighth-graders Dakota Slone, Leigh Hicks, Haylee Allen and Whitney Frashure have fun bowling at eighth-grade celebration.

CHS students encouraged to let God guide them

 

Campbellsville High School seniors heard a message about letting God guide their lives at this year’s baccalaureate service on Sunday, May 19.

 

CHS senior Reagan Knight introduced Campbellsville Police Officer Charlie Houk, who was the speaker for the special event.

 

From left, CHS seniors Tristan Johnson, Layton Hord and Glenn Lamer give a thumbs up at the baccalaureate service.     Campbellsville Independent Schools School Resource Officer Charlie Houk speaks to CHS seniors.

CHS baseball players receive accolades

 

Campbellsville High School baseball players have received accolades for their performance this season.

 

Ryan Kearney, a senior, has been named a Kentucky High School Baseball Coaches Association east/west all-star and to the KHSBCA all-state team.

 

He was also recently named the Fifth Region Baseball Coaches Player of the Year.

 

CHS senior Ryan Kearney has been named a Kentucky High School Baseball Coaches Association east/west all-star and to the KHSBCA all-state team. He was also recently named the Fifth Region Baseball Coaches Player of the Year for his performance this season.

CHS Class of 2019 takes Senior Walk

 

Campbellsville High School seniors took their final walk down school hallways on Thursday, May 23.

 

During the Senior Walk, senior students dressed in their caps and gowns and walked the hallways at Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools, where they spent their academic careers.

 

CHS senior Jeremiah Jackson participates in the Senior Walk.

CES fifth-graders honored

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fifth-graders were recently honored for their achievements during their last year as elementary school students.

 

End of the year awards were presented on Monday, May 20.

 

CES fifth-graders receiving the Overall Excellence award are Lauren Pace, at left, and Carson Mills.     

CIS honors students with perfect attendance

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools recently honored students who had perfect attendance for the 2018-2019 school year.

 

Students were presented a certificate from Tim Bailey, director of pupil personnel, along with a $25 gift certificate from Campbellsville/Taylor County Chamber of Commerce.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students honored for having perfect attendance in the 2018-2019 school year are, from left, front, kindergartener Keegan Davis, second-grader Madison Wilhoite and first-grader Bentley Wilhoite. Back, second-grader Miley Orberson, fourth-graders Cayton Lawhorn and Damien Clark and second-grader Trinity Clark.     Campbellsville Middle School students honored for having perfect attendance in the 2018-2019 school year are, from left, front, sixth-graders Gabriel Noyola and Kyra Parker and seventh-graders Angelica Seng and Chase Lawless. Back, eighth-graders Aubrey Young and Leah Parker and seventh-graders Kayden Birdwell and Tashaun Hart.     Campbellsville High School students honored for having perfect attendance in the 2018-2019 school year are, from left, freshmen Savannah Gumm, Rylee Petett and Nate Arachi.

CMS eighth-graders honored at recognition ceremony

 

They walked in as eighth-graders, and left ready to become high school freshmen.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders were honored with several special awards and recognitions on Sunday, May 19.

 

CMS Principal Zach Lewis told his eighth-graders that the day is set aside to celebrate them and their accomplishments.

 

Asia Barbour is honored with the Cameron Smith award. She is pictured with her teachers. From left are Robbilyn Speer, Amy Knifley, Barbour, Melisa Morris and Paige Cook.     Zamar Owens is honored with the Cameron Smith award. He is pictured with his teachers. From left are Robbilyn Speer, Amy Knifley, Owens, Melisa Morris and Paige Cook.

CHS names Leaders of the Year

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Year for the 2018-2019 school year.

 

Students honored are freshman Lainey Watson, sophomore Abi Wiedewitsch, junior Zoe McAninch and senior Lane Bottoms.

 

CHS freshman Lainey Watson receives the Leader of the Year award for the 2018-2019 school year.     CHS sophomore Abi Wiedewitsch receives the Leader of the Year award for the 2018-2019 school year.

 

CHS junior Zoe McAninch receives the Leader of the Year award for the 2018-2019 school year.     CHS senior Lane Bottoms receives the Leader of the Year award for the 2018-2019 school year.

CHS students complete welding certifications

 

Campbellsville High School students recently completed welding certification at Green County Area Technology Center.

 

CHS freshmen Jarred Mays, Jayden Murphy and Logan Phillips recently completed AWS-2F welding certification.

 

Jarred Mays     Jayden Murphy     Logan Phillips

CMS, CHS band members perform

 

Campbellsville middle and high school band members recently performed for Campbellsville Elementary School students.

 

Zach Shelton, CMS and CHS band director, hosted the performance to help CES students learn about the band program.

 

CMS seventh-graders Aaliyah Nunez, at left, and Zachary Akin play saxophone.

CES assistant principal, teacher to retire

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members recently honored two of their own who will retire after this school year.

 

Assistant Principal Doretha Sanders and third-grade teacher Patty Haley will leave CES at the conclusion of the 2018-2019 school year.

 

CES Assistant Principal Doretha Sanders, at left, and third-grade teacher Patty Haley hug their students after announcing they will retire.

CHS baseball players honored

 

Campbellsville High School baseball players were honored at the team’s annual Family Day end of the season potluck on Saturday, May 18.

 

CHS seniors Lane Bottoms, Ryan Kearney, Treyce Mattingly and Brody Weeks were honored and thanked their parents and coaches for their help and support during their time playing baseball.

 

CHS coaches also presented this season’s awards.

 

CHS baseball varsity award winners are, from left, sophomore Arren Hash, who received the AAIT Award; junior Noah Hughes, who received the Most Improved Award; senior Lane Bottoms, who received the Purple & Gold Award, Coaches Award and Pack Award; senior Brody Weeks, who received the Special Teams Award; senior Ryan Kearney, who received the Pitching Award, Gold Glove Award and Seymour Shaw Award; senior Treyce Mattingly, who received the Offense Award; and sophomore John Orberson, who received the 110 Percent Award.

CHS student completes MTA certification

 

Campbellsville High School junior Emily Rodgers has completed industry certification to be recognized as a Microsoft Technology Associate.

 

As of Tuesday, May 21, Rodgers has passed a Certiport exam to complete the certification, which is for Programming using Block-Based Languages.

 

Emily Rodgers

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 20.

 

CMS sixth-grade subject award winners are, from left, front, Jacob DeBrot, social studies; and Logan England, language arts. Back, Rowan Petett, math; Chloe Hoppes, science; and Zeke Harris, reading.     CMS seventh-grade subject award winners are, from left, Angelica Seng, social studies and pre-algebra; Isaac Garrison, accelerated language arts; Kayden Birdwell, math and language arts; and Nathan McFarland, science.

CHS Drama Club now open to CMS students

 

Campbellsville High School Drama Club members are inviting Campbellsville Middle School students to join for the 2019-2020 school year.

 

Upcoming seventh- and eighth-graders are welcome to join.

 

CHS Drama Club

CHS softball, baseball teams to play in 20th District tournaments

 

Campbellsville High School softball and baseball teams will play in this year’s 20th District tournaments, starting on Monday, May 20.

 

Marion County High School will host the tournaments.

 

Eagle Baseball Softball

CHS freshman baseball team defeats LaRue County

 

Campbellsville High School freshman baseball team recently defeated LaRue County.

 

Final score was 3-2.

 

Jastyn Shively, a sophomore, scored the winning run on a hit by Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Konner Forbis.

 

CHS freshman baseball players celebrate their win.

CHS softball team defeats Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently defeated Adair County.

 

Final score was 3-1.

 

The Lady Eagles fought hard in the junior varsity game, but couldn’t get the win.

 

From left, CHS freshman Olivia Fields, sophomore Kenzi Forbis and junior Shallan Philpott stand for the National Anthem.

CHS baseball team sweeps three-game series with Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently swept a three-game series with Adair County.

 

In the first game, the CHS team won by a score of 9-4.

 

CHS junior Noah Hughes pitched five innings for the Eagles, striking out nine.

 

CHS baseball players celebrate their win.

CHS senior baseball players honored

 

Campbellsville High School senior baseball players were recently honored.

 

The players were recognized before the final home game of the season on Thursday, May 16.

 

Players honored include Lane Bottoms, Ryan Kearney, Treyce Mattingly and Brody Weeks.

 

Campbellsville High School senior baseball players were recently honored. From left are assistant coaches Caleb Gupton, Sarge Pollock and Zach Lewis, seniors Treyce Mattingly, Lane Bottoms, Brody Weeks and Ryan Kearney, assistant coaches Lynn Kearney and Phil Gowdy and head coach Blake Milby.

CHS seniors complete industrial certifications

 

Campbellsville High School seniors Keidlan Boils and Payton Reynolds recently completed an exam to receive industrial certification.

 

Boils and Reynolds received National Center for Construction Education & Research certification in industrial maintenance.

 

Keidlan Boils     Payton Reynolds

CES honors perfect attendance students

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently honored several students for having perfect attendance in the 2018-2019 school year.

 

Students receiving the award include kindergartener Keegan Davis, first-grader Bentley Wilhoite, second-graders Trinity Clark, Miley Orberson and Madison Wilhoite and fourth-graders Damien Clark and Cayton Lawhorn.

 

CES students receiving perfect attendance awards for the 2018-2019 school year are, from left, kindergartener Keegan Davis, second-grader Trinity Clark, fourth-grader Cayton Lawhorn, and, receiving bicycles, second-grader Miley Orberson, fourth-grader Damien Clark, second-grader Madison Wilhoite and first-grader Bentley Wilhoite.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

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

 

They are kindergarteners Keedlyn Harvey, Peyton Mascarenas, Blake Bohr, Elliana Morton, Kelly West and Eli Karnes; first-graders Ayrabella Shietze, Brayden Porter, Josiah Dean and Zyhaven Taylor; second-graders Stella Newcomb and Madison Wilhoite; third-graders Colton Maggard, Seeley Whitaker, Ammarissa Nunez and Alexis Mann; fourth-graders Elijah Spurling, Allana Lear, Anthony Lawson, Mason Jackson, Caden White and Sean Welch; and fifth-graders Tayshaun Hickman, Cohutta Giles, DeMarion Breighner, Tiffani Gaddie and Isaiah Scharbrough.

 

From left, front, are kindergarteners Blake Bohr and Elliana Morton, first-grader Josiah Dean, kindergarteners Eli Karnes and Kelly West, third-grader Ammarissa Nunez and second-grader Madison Wilhoite. Second row, fifth-grader Isaiah Scharbrough, fourth-grader Sean Welch, third-grader Alexis Mann, kindergartener Peyton Mascarenas, fourth-grader Mason Jackson, third-grader Seeley Whitaker, kindergartener Keedlyn Harvey and first-grader Brayden Porter. Back, fifth-graders Tiffani Gaddie and DeMarion Breighner, fourth-graders Caden White and Elijah Spurling, fifth-grader Tayshaun Hickman, fourth-grader Allana Lear and fifth-grader Cohutta Giles. Absent from the photo are first-graders Ayrabella Shietze and Zyhaven Taylor, second-grader Stella Newcomb, third-grader Colton Maggard and fourth-grader Anthony Lawson.

CES preschool students enjoy painting

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently enjoyed painting.

 

Students in Denise Spencer’s class used stencils to paint several different shapes.

 

CES preschool student Raylynn Laytart paints.

CES students enjoy spring dance

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently danced the night away at a luau-themed dance to celebrate the end of the school year.

 

Students in third, fourth and fifth grades were invited to attend.

 

They enjoyed dancing, socializing and snacks together.

 

CES Assistant Principal Doretha Sanders dances with fifth-graders Madison Philpott, at left, and Tiffani Gaddie.

CIS teachers honored at Campbellsville University

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools teachers were honored at Campbellsville University’s Excellence in Teaching Awards ceremony on Saturday, May 11.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fourth-grader teacher Kaye Agathen, Campbellsville Middle School exceptional child educator Katie Wilkerson and Campbellsville High School teacher Tyler Hardy were honored.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools teachers were honored at Campbellsville University’s Excellence in Teaching Awards ceremony on Saturday, May 11. From left are CU Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Donna Hedgepath, CHS Principal Weston Jones, CES teacher Kaye Agathen, CMS exceptional child educator Katie Wilkerson, CHS teacher Tyler Hardy, Dean of the School of Education Dr. Lisa Allen, CES Principal Elisha Rhodes, CMS Assistant Principal Tim Bailey and CIS Superintendent Kirby Smith.

CMS students study elements of art

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently studied the elements of art.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s art class, students are preparing to complete their art studies for the year.

 

As a review of the main purposes of art, students were asked to draw the elements in a collage.

 

CMS seventh-grader Mollie Bailey illustrate the elements of art.

CHS students practice blood typing

 

Campbellsville High School students recently practiced blood typing to solve a fictional crime.

 

Anatomy students in Lauren Bennett’s class are learning how to determine blood type by identifying whether antibodies are present when a sample is mixed with serums.

 

As an activity, students were asked to become forensic scientists to determine who committed a “crime.”

 

CHS sophomores Destiny Tungate, at left, and Jasmine Davis use an Anti-A serum to determine the blood type of a sample found at a “crime” scene.

CHS students learn about managing money

 

Campbellsville High School students recently received some expert advice on how to manage money.

 

Students in Deanna Campbell’s money skills class visited Citizens Bank and Trust Co. to learn about bank accounts and the proper way to spend and save money.

 

Terri Cassell, vice president, talks to CHS students about the safety deposit boxes at Citizens Bank and Trust Co. From left are juniors Aleah Knifley, Tahler Franklin, Braydon Phillips and Brennon Wheeler.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

They are freshman Karley Morris, sophomore Jasmine Mitchell, junior Tahler Franklin and senior Jessie Bennett.

 

From left are senior Jessie Bennett, sophomore Jasmine Mitchell, freshman Karley Morris and junior Tahler Franklin.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

They are freshman Grant Lawson, sophomore Alex Lofton, junior Malachi Corley and senior Travis Nash.

 

From left are freshman Grant Lawson, sophomore Alex Lofton, senior Travis Nash and junior Malachi Corley.

CHS seniors perform community service

 

Campbellsville High School students recently spent a day performing community service.

 

As a senior project, students divided into groups on Tuesday, May 14, to volunteer at several local organizations.

 

Students visited Green River Ministries, Campbellsville Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Green River Marina, Campbellsville University, The REATH Center, Campbellsville/Taylor County Fire & Rescue, Clay Hill Memorial Forest, Taylor County Public Library and Campbellsville Elementary School.

 

From left, CHS seniors Jorden Perkins, Davon Cecil, Layton Hord, Treyce Mattingly, Jackson Hinton, Casey Hardin and Glenn Lamer volunteer at Campbellsville/Taylor County Fire & Rescue.

CIS hosts reception for first iEagle students

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools hosted a reception on Tuesday, May 14, for the first class of iEagle students.

 

At the reception, CIS Superintendent Kirby Smith said he wants to be the first to congratulate the students on creating history as the first iEagle students.

 

The first class of iEagle students includes soon-to-be seventh-graders, from left, front, Ellie Wise, Aidan Phillips, Jacob DeBrot, Rowan Petett, Zeke Harris, Vallie Houk and Jaclyn Jackson. Second row, Nichole Smith, Averi Perkins, Chloe Hoppes, Levi Young, Noah Leachman, Andrew Mardis and Gabriel Noyola. Back, iEagle teachers Tyler Hardy, Tracey Rinehart, Katie Campbell and Hannah Jones. Absent from the photo are Spencer Bates, Shukan Dave, Logan England, Joseph Gutierrez, Jonathan Hicks, Lilyan Murphy, Skylar Wilhoite and Shyanna Young.

CHS senior honored in Washington, D.C.

 

Campbellsville High School senior Jay Tucker was recently honored in Washington, D.C., for winning the Congressional App Challenge.

 

Earlier this school year, Tucker was named the winner of the First District 2018 Congressional App Challenge.

 

Every spring, Congressional App Challenge winners are invited to Capitol Hill where they demo their apps to U.S. Representatives at a celebration called #HouseofCode.

 

Campbellsville High School senior Jay Tucker was recently honored in Washington, D.C., for winning the First District Congressional App Challenge. She is pictured with U.S. Rep. James Comer, R-Ky., who sponsors the challenge, and CHS computer science teacher Sonya Kessler, at left.

CHS junior to attend Commonwealth Honors Academy

 

Campbellsville High School junior Lauryn Agathen has been chosen to attend the Commonwealth Honors Academy this summer.

 

The program is a challenging academic enrichment program at Murray State University from June 8-29.

 

Lauryn Agathen

CHS senior named Athlete of the Year

 

Campbellsville High School senior Ryan Kearney has been chosen by Fifth Region athletic directors as the spring male Athlete of the Year.

 

Kearney will be honored on Wednesday, May 15, at the monthly athletic directors meeting in Elizabethtown.

 

Campbellsville High School senior Ryan Kearney has been chosen by Fifth Region athletic directors as the spring male Athlete of the Year.

CMS students complete leadership program

 

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

 

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

 

CMS eighth-graders attending this year’s Campbellsville University leadership program banquet are, from left, Chase Hord, Levi Dicken, Seth Hash and Mikaela Scharbrough. They are pictured with sponsor Debbie Edwards.

CMS, CHS archery assistant receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville middle and high school archery assistant Cathy Falls received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, May 13.

 

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

 

Falls received the community Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors CMS and CHS archery assistant Cathy Falls with the certified Change Award.

CES assistant principal receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Assistant Principal Doretha Sanders received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, May 13.

 

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

 

Sanders received the certified Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors CES Assistant Principal Doretha Sanders with the certified Change Award.

CES guidance assistant receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville Elementary School guidance assistant Pam Rash received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, May 13.

 

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

 

Rash received the classified Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors CES guidance assistant Pam Rash with the classified Change Award.

Amazon receives Change Award

 

Community partner Amazon received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, May 13.

 

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

 

Amazon received the certified Change Award for April.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith, at right, honors Amazon Operations Manager Chad Forsyth with the community Change Award.

CMS choir presents ‘Through the Decades’

 

Campbellsville Middle School choir students recently presented their spring show.

 

CMS choir performed “Through the Decades” on Sunday, April 28.

 

Music featured was from the 1960s to today’s hits.

 

CMS eighth-grader Alysa Howard sings.

CES students honored for high test scores

 

Campbellsville Elementary School’s proficient and distinguished students were recently honored for leaving their legacy at their school.

 

In a special ceremony, students who scored proficient and 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 Aidan Wilson leaves his handprint, with help from teacher Patty Haley.

CHS softball team takes on Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently took on Marion County.

 

The Lady Eagles fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Bri Hayes dives for the ball, as seventh-grader Gabby Bright runs to it.

CHS track teams compete at Lindsey Wilson College

 

Campbellsville High School track teams recently competed at Lindsey Wilson College.

 

Overall, the boys’ team finished in 11th place, and the girls’ team was 13th.

 

CHS senior Evan McAninch competes in the long jump.

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, May 10.

 

Twenty one people donated.

 

CHS senior Myles Murrell holds classmate Samantha Mason’s hand as she prepares to give blood.

CHS student completes SRNA certification

 

Campbellsville High School junior Haleigh Murphy is now a certified state registered nurse assistant.

 

Murphy recently completed the state exam to receive the certification.

 

Haleigh Murphy

CHS students receive marching band scholarships

 

Campbellsville High School marching band students have received scholarships to continue their music careers at Campbellsville University.

 

CHS seniors Josh Dooley, Leslie McKenzie and Christina Phipps were honored in a special ceremony on Thursday, May 9.

 

Campbellsville High School marching band senior students have received scholarships to continue their music careers at Campbellsville University. The students were honored in a special ceremony on Thursday, May 9. They are, from left, Josh Dooley, Leslie McKenzie and Christina Phipps.

CHS students learn about local government

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned about government from a local elected official.

 

Campbellsville City Council member Diane Ford-Benningfield spoke to AP U.S. government students in Susan Dabney’s class on Thursday, May 9.

 

Students learned about how city government operates and discussed ideas they have to see the community move forward.

 

Campbellsville City Council member Diane Ford-Benningfield speaks to AP U.S. government students in Susan Dabney’s class about city government.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

They are freshman Jaylin Napier, sophomore MaKala Hammett, junior Bailey Thompson and senior Jeremiah Jackson.

 

From left are freshman Jaylin Napier, sophomore MaKala Hammett, junior Bailey Thompson and senior Jeremiah Jackson.

CHS student completes SRNA certification

 

Campbellsville High School junior Zaria Cowan is now a certified state registered nurse assistant.

 

Cowan recently completed the state exam to receive the certification.

 

Zaria Cowan

CMS students get pied in the face

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders were recently pied in the face as they review for upcoming state testing.

 

In Robbilyn Speer’s class, students are preparing to take the social studies portion of the K-PREP exam.

 

Students played a review game as an exercise and a way to earn some bonus points on upcoming final exams.

 

CMS eighth-grader Zeke Bell winces as he anticipates a pie in the face.

CHS students have fun bowling

 

Campbellsville High School students recently had a fun day of bowling.

 

CHS exceptional education students in Juanita Young’s class recently spent a day at Phillips Lanes Bowling Alley.

 

CHS exceptional education students in Juanita Young’s class recently enjoyed a day of bowling together. From left are seniors Travis Nash and Brooke Tucker, Young, seniors Robert Tungate and Chris Moran and instructional assistant Joseph Taylor. Absent from the photo is sophomore Jordan Wilson.

CES preschool students paint spring trees

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently painted spring trees.

 

Students in Julie Shelton’s class are learning about the spring season.

 

They discussed how trees and flowers begin to bloom in spring.

 

CES preschool students Kyilee Cox, at left, and Kameron Montes paint their spring trees.

CHS student to attend Young Leaders Academy

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Peyton Dabney has been chosen to attend a young leaders academy this summer.

 

Dabney has been chosen to attend The McConnell Center’s Young Leaders Academy to hone his leadership skills and further his understanding of American history.

 

Peyton Dabney

CHS honors top students

 

Campbellsville High School recently honored its top students.

 

CHS hosted its annual Top 10 percent banquet on Sunday, May 5, 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 on Sunday, May 5, include, from left, front, sophomores Laci Hodgens, Taylor Knight and Abi Wiedewitsch. Second row, sophomores Clark Kidwell, John Orberson, Kameron Smith and Arren Hash. Third row, juniors Shelby Smith, Zoe McAninch and Aleah Knifley. Fourth row, junior Tristin Lopez, senior Davon Cecil and junior Emily Rodgers. Fifth row, seniors Reagan Knight, Myles Murrell, Ian McAninch, Ryan Kearney and Jeremiah Jackson. Back, seniors Brandon Greer and Elizabeth Sullivan. Absent from the photo include juniors Blake Allen and Katelyn Miller.

AP students complete art portfolios

 

Campbellsville High School art students recently completed their portfolios for their Advanced Placement class.

 

At the end of their course, AP Studio Art students must submit 24 pieces of digital work, along with five quality pieces to represent their best work.

 

Students recently matted and mounted their pieces in preparation of completing their projects.

 

CHS seniors Jaylah Tucker, at left, and Hayley Stapleton mount their pieces.

Youth Services Center releases wish list for next school year

 

Campbellsville middle and high school Youth Services Center has released its wish list for the 2019-2020 school year.

 

The center serves all CMS and CHS students, providing school supplies, clothing and more.

 

Items needed for the 2019-2020 school year include new or gently used hooded sweatshirts, gym shorts, t-shirts, leggings, jeans, tennis shoes and belts.

 

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CES fifth-graders learn about middle school

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fifth-graders recently learned all about middle school.

 

Students came to Campbellsville Middle School on Friday, May 3, and took a tour of what will become their school next year.

 

Current sixth-grade students took the younger students on a tour of the building and to meet their future teachers.

 

From left, CMS eighth-graders Bri Davis, Bri Hayes, Weston Mattingly and Chase Hord talk to CES fifth-graders about what they can expect in middle school.

CHS students prepare for AP tests

 

Campbellsville High School students are taking Advanced Placement tests this week and next, and have spent many weeks preparing.

 

Students have attended study sessions on the weekends to be sure they are prepared for the exams.

 

CHS freshman Isabella Vannice sorts her M&M’s candies by color.

CES kindergarteners practice counting

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are practicing counting to prepare for their first-grade classes.

 

In Leanna Cundiff’s class, students recently got some practice counting to 10.

 

CES kindergartener Xavien Smith practices counting 10 objects and then how many remain.

CMS art students learn about mixed media

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students are learning about mixed media, and recently made their own collages.

 

Students in Jo Ann Harris’s class recently learned how they can use different types of media together to create an interesting project.

 

CMS sixth-grader Skylar Wilhoite, at left, and Jaxon Garrett tear their paintings to make their collages.

CHS baseball team battles Lyon County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently battled Lyon County in the first round of the All “A” state tournament.

 

The CHS team fought, but couldn’t get the win.

 

Final score was 2-5.

 

CHS sophomore Arren Hash pitches.

CHS students participate in Ghost Out activities

 

Campbellsville High School students recently participated in Ghost Out activities, with help from Taylor Regional Hospital and Campbellsville Fire and Rescue.

 

The purpose of the event was to discuss the importance of making good decisions and to understand poor choices sometimes come with lasting consequences.

 

CHS junior Tristin Lopez’s obituary is read as the Grim Reaper extinguishes his candle.

CHS baseball team defeats Holy Cross

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently defeated Holy Cross to advance to the All “A” state tournament.

 

The CHS team repeated as this year’s fifth region All “A” champions.

 

To advance to the All “A” state tournament, the team defeated Holy Cross by a score of 1-0.

 

CHS baseball players celebrate the win.

CHS students learn at ‘Truth or Consequences’

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned the truth about destructive behavior, and the consequences, too.

 

CHS freshmen went to the Taylor County Judicial Center for the “Truth or Consequences” program to learn about the effects of alcohol and drug abuse and other crimes.

 

CHS freshman MacKenzie Wright and her “parent,” Campbellsville Youth Services Center Coordinator Theresa Young, at the school principal booth.

CES students raise money in math-a-thon for cancer research

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently raised nearly $800 in a math-a-thon for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

 

CES students raise money each year to benefit the cause.

 

Over the past nearly 15 years, CES students have donated about $35,000 to the cause.

 

This year’s math-a-thon raised $736.09.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently raised nearly $800 in a math-a-thon for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. From left are first-grader Landry Brown, third-grader Maleigha Travis, second-grader Vicky Li, third-grader Frehley Whitlow, second-grader Jewell Brewster, third-grader Logan Weddle and third-grade teacher Patty Haley, who organized the math-a-thon.

CMS students study chemical changes

 

Campbellsville Middle School science students recently studied chemical changes.

 

And, they had a special substitute for their lesson.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith was a seventh-grade science teacher for a day recently, as a substitute for Steven Gumm.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith helps seventh-grader Aryanna Britton with her lab exercise.

CMS students get a dose of reality

 

Some ended the day broke, while others paid their bills and had money to spare.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grade students recently got a dose of what being an adult is like during Reality Town.

 

Reality Town allows students to see first-hand what it might cost to live after they graduate and are living on their own.

 

CMS eighth-graders, from left, Weston Mattingly, Camren Vicari and Antaya Epps visit the taxes booth.

CMS art students study origami

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students recently learned about origami.

 

Students in Jo Ann Harris’s class recently watched “Kubo and the Two Strings” about a Japanese boy who makes magical origami creations.

 

After being inspired by the story, students made origami cranes with wings that move.

 

CMS sixth-grader Kylee Sowders, at left, helps classmate Ethan Cox make his origami crane move.

CHS seniors declare their futures on Decision Day

 

Campbellsville High School seniors recently declared their future plans during the school’s first-ever Decision Day.

 

The event, entitled “My Future’s So Bright,” was a day to spotlight senior students who have decided what they will do after graduation.

 

Students who will attend college, join the military and work were invited to participate.

 

Campbellsville High School seniors recently declared their future plans during the school’s first-ever Decision Day. The event, entitled “My Future’s So Bright,” spotlighted students who have decided what they will do after graduation. Pictured are the students who will be the first in their family to attend college. From left, front, are Natalie Caldwell and Davon Cecil. Seated, Josh Dooley, Josh Mahan and Destiny Deason. Back, Samantha Mason, Dee Simpson, Keidlan Boils, Leslie McKenzie and Jaylah Tucker.

CHS hosts Adulting Day

 

Campbellsville High School is helping seniors prepare for the real world after graduation.

 

CHS hosted Adulting Day on Thursday, May 2, which was a day of events to help students learn skills they will need in their adult lives.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ bus driver and mechanic Stuart Hughes, at left, helps CHS senior Tristan Johnson and his classmates learn how to change a tire.

CES students learn about quilt making

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned about making quilts.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, students received a visit from two special guests.

 

Mary Jane Weddle and Mary Street from the Kentucky Heritage Quilt Society came to Hash’s class to talk about how quilts are made.

 

Mary Street, at left, and Mary Jane Weddle from the Kentucky Heritage Quilt Society speak to CES students about the art of quilt making.

CES, CMS and CHS students win conservation art, writing awards

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school students recently won awards for their entries in Taylor County Conservation District’s annual conservation writing and art contest.

 

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

 

CES winners in the Jim Claypool Art and Conservation Writing contest are, from left, front, fifth-grader Sunny Zhao, fourth-grader Lanigan Price and fifth-grader Madison Philpott. Back, fifth-grade teacher Samantha Coomer, who received $50 for classroom supplies, fourth-grader Joseph Greer, third-grader Aliy Dunn, fifth-grader Aliyah Burton and art teacher Adrienne Hash. Back, fourth-graders Alex Wilson and Reece Swafford and third-grader Xadrian Fugate. Absent from the photo are third-grader Nadia Taylor and fifth-grader Narissa Barnett.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

They are freshman Olivia Fields, sophomore Nathan Sowders, junior Braydon Phillips and senior Payton Reynolds.

 

From left are sophomore Nathan Sowders, freshman Olivia Fields and junior Braydon Phillips. Absent from the photo is senior Payton Reynolds.

CIS thanks community for help in burglary incident

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools officials want to thank community members for providing information after a recent burglary.

 

An individual committed a burglary at the Campbellsville middle and high school campus in the late evening hours on Sunday, April 28.

 

Since information about the incident was released to the public, many residents have reported information about the crime.

 

As a result, the person pictured in the security camera footage has been identified and charged.

 

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CES opens Blessing Box

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members are helping feed those in need.

 

The school has created a Blessing Box to provide free food for anyone in need.

 

Blessing Box is located near the CES cafeteria, and contains non-perishable food items.

 

CES students stock the school’s Blessing Box. From left are fifth-grader Amaya Anguiano, third-grader Brandan Martin, fifth-grader Raegan Hayes and fourth-grader Gavin Martin.

CES students practice multiplication

 

Campbellsville Elementary School second-graders are practicing multiplication.

 

In Tonya Hagan’s class, student teacher Katie Miller, an education student at Campbellsville University, recently helped students learn to make arrays.
 

CES second-grader Gracie Gebler uses buttons to make a 3x4 array.

CMS, CHS band members to perform

 

Campbellsville middle and high school band members are preparing for an upcoming performance.

 

The students will perform at Campbellsville Elementary School in coming weeks.

 

Band members will perform songs from popular movies, as well as pep band songs.

 

CMS sixth-graders Morgan Spears, at left, and Mackenzie Negron play bells.

CHS seniors are college ready

 

Campbellsville High School students are working hard to become ready for college and their careers after graduation.

 

Layton Hord     Salena Ritchie

CHS students complete industry certification

 

Campbellsville High School students are working hard to become ready for college and their careers after graduation.

 

Many students recently completed family and community services industry certification and are now career ready in family and consumer sciences.

 

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CHS teacher nominated for Educator of the Year

 

Campbellsville High School teacher Tyler Hardy is one of the top teachers in Taylor County.

 

Hardy, an English teacher at CHS, is one of four teachers nominated for this year’s Campbellsville/Taylor County Chamber of Commerce Educator of the Year award.

 

The nominees were honored at the Chamber’s annual banquet on Tuesday, April 29.

 

Tyler Hardy, an English teacher at Campbellsville High School, is one of four teachers nominated for this year’s Campbellsville/Taylor County Chamber of Commerce Educator of the Year award. The nominees were honored at the Chamber’s annual banquet on Tuesday, April 30. From left are Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith, Hardy and CHS Principal Weston Jones.

CHS selects David Petett to lead girls’ basketball team

 

If it was up to him, the season would begin right now.

 

David Petett has been selected to lead the Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team.

 

And he says he can’t wait to get started.

 

David Petett, director of food service and federal programs, receives congratulations from new CHS boys’ basketball head coach Anthony Epps. Petett succeeds Epps as CHS girls’ basketball head coach.

CIS seeks community help in burglary

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools is seeking the community’s help.

 

An individual committed a burglary at the Campbellsville middle and high school campus in the late evening hours on Sunday, April 28.

 

Security cameras captured the individual’s image, and CIS officials are asking anyone who knows his identity to report that information.

 

This individual burglarized the Campbellsville middle and high school campus in the late evening hours on Sunday, April 28. Anyone with information about his identity or the incident is asked to contact School Resource Officer Charlie Houk at (270) 465-5121 or (270) 465-8774. Information can also be reported to Campbellsville Police by calling (270) 465-4122.

CES fifth-graders to sing, act in ‘Madagascar Jr.’

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fifth-graders will soon become actors and singers as they present their own musical.

 

Students will present “Madagascar Jr.” on Friday, May 17, at 7 p.m. and Saturday, May 18, at 2:30 p.m. at Campbellsville Baptist Church.

 

CES fifth-graders surround Jayden Harris as they prepare for a scene from “Madagascar.”

CES students play math games

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are playing games to help with math skills.

 

In Leanna Cundiff’s class, students visit several stations to practice math and reading skills.

 

CES kindergartener Jameson Stillwell makes a picture with geometric shapes.

CMS art students design horse statues

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students recently designed horse statues.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s art class, students were asked to design a horse for gallopalooza, an event in Louisville to showcase the many colorful painted horse sculptures found around town.

 

CMS sixth-grader Natasha Torres colors her horse.

CES hosts student-led conferences

 

Campbellsville Elementary School hosted student-led conferences on Monday, April 29, with about 200 people attending.

 

The conferences were hosted for students to discuss their grades from the current grading period, along with their leadership skills and overall development this school year.

 

CES kindergartener DeVonte Noyola shares a laugh with his mother Victoria Jones during his student-led conference.

CIS students gear up for state testing

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students will undergo state standardized testing in coming days.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-, fourth- and fifth-graders will test on May 7-13.

 

At Campbellsville Middle School, students will test May 13-17.

 

And at Campbellsville High School, students will undergo testing on May 6-10.

 

CES third-graders Brody Sidebottom, at left, and Nicholas Almeida take a practice test to prepare for upcoming state testing.

CHS softball team takes on Monroe County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently took on Monroe County.

 

The Lady Eagles fought hard, but lost the very close game.

 

CHS sophomore Kenzi Forbis calls for the ball.

CMS track team competes in CKMSAC meet

 

Campbellsville Middle School track team competed recently in a Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference meet in Green County.

 

Overall, the teams each brought home third place.

 

CMS students and track team members who medaled at the CKMSAC meet on Tuesday, April 23, include, from left, front, seventh-grader Layla Steen and eighth-graders Antaya Epps, Alysa Howard and Amelia Christie. Back, eighth-grader Kanon Durham, seventh-grader Tashaun Hart, eighth-graders Camren Vicari, Levi Dicken and Whitney Frashure and seventh-grader Dalton Morris.     CES students and CMS track team members who medaled at the CKMSAC meet on Tuesday, April 23, include, from left, fourth-grader Aidan Wilson and fifth-graders Anthony Goins, Kennedy Griffiths, Breona Bridgewater, Nora Harris and De’Asia Fisher.

Community leaders read to CES students

 

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

 

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

 

Rodney Booe reads to CES preschool students.

CES students celebrate Arts Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students celebrated Arts Week the week of April 22.

 

Students celebrated many different genres of music, with dress-up days and other activities.

 

CES students dress for Beach Day.

CHS boys’ basketball coach retires, names former player as successor

 

After nearly 25 years, Tim Davis is taking off his coaching hat.

 

And, Davis has named one of his former players – and someone he considers family – to take over as Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball head coach.

 

Davis, who completed his 24th season earlier this year, announced his retirement on Monday, April 22.

 

CHS boys’ basketball head coach Tim Davis, at right, has retired after 24 seasons. Anthony Epps, who played for Davis at Marion County High School and was the CHS girls’ basketball head coach, will take over the boys’ team.

CHS softball team takes on Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently took on Taylor County.

 

The team battled, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS junior Bailey Thompson cheers for her teammates.

CES names Leaders of the Month


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

 

Students chosen were selected because they excel at the Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, specifically the seventh habit, which is to Sharpen the Saw.

 

From left, front, are kindergarteners Bennie Matias, Connor Wise and Kendall Combs; first-grader Hayden Goff, second-grader Jason Eggers and kindergartener Kaden Burke. Second row, fourth-grader Baylee Pike, second-graders Kennon Davis and Kylei Thompson, third-grader Lillian Martin, second-grader Serenity Bell, first-grader Rylee Karr, kindergartener Eddie Parsley, first-grader Brayden Porter and kindergartener Katie Parrish. Back, fourth-grader Luke Adkins, fifth-grader Easton Williams, third-graders Fabrizio Segura and Rizzo McKenzie, fifth-graders Bradley Paris and Shaiden Calhoun, fourth-grader Braelyn Taylor, fifth-grader Kennedy Griffiths, fourth-grader Ryan Tungate and first-grader Jamerius Miller. Absent from the photo are third-grader Alex Mixtega and fourth-grader Coleton Lyon.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

They are kindergartener Kendall Combs, first-grader Kaylee Franklin, second-grader Tristan Burton, third-grader Jackson Bates, fourth-grader Evan Lockridge and fifth-grader Elizabeth Smith.

 

From left are kindergartener Kendall Combs, third-grader Jackson Bates, second-grader Tristan Burton, first-grader Kaylee Franklin, fifth-grader Elizabeth Smith and fourth-grader Evan Lockridge.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

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

 

They are kindergarteners Darcy Parker, Priyanka Flores, Skylar Osinger and Landon Mann; first-graders Joseph Agent, Noah Milburn and Coulter Brady; second-graders Delaney Staton, Leo Tao, Stella Newcomb and Kiari Brooking; third-graders Jaxson Hunt, Anna Keith, Makyian Bridgewater and Kevin Bradfield; fourth-graders Ehsan Stanley, Dalton Shively and Alijah Henderson; and fifth-graders Easton Williams, LaDainien Smith and Isaiah Jeffries.

 

From left, front, are first-grader Noah Milburn, kindergartener Priyanka Flores and first-grader Joseph Agent. Second row, second-graders Kiari Brooking and Delaney Staton, first-grader Coulter Brady, third-grader Anna Keith and kindergartener Darcy Parker. Back, third-grader Jaxson Hunt, fifth-graders Easton Williams and Isaiah Jeffries, fourth-grader Ehsan Stanley, third-grader Kevin Bradfield, fifth-grader LaDainien Smith and third-grader Makyian Bridgewater. Absent from the photo are kindergarteners Landon Mann and Skylar Osinger, second-graders Leo Tao and Stella Newcomb and fourth-graders Dalton Shively and Alijah Henderson.

CES students celebrate Arts Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are celebrating Arts Week.

 

Students will celebrate many different genres of music, with dress-up days and other activities.

 

Thursday, April 25, was 1980s Day.

 

CES students dress for 1980s Day.

CES students study the letter I

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students recently studied the letter I.

 

In Leanna Cundiff’s class, students discussed words that begin with the letter.

 

CES kindergartener Jameson Stillwell cuts out his pictures as he finds the objects that begin with I.

CHS students study World War II

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned about the events of World War II.

 

Integrated social studies students In Blake Milby’s class learned all about the important events, battles and people pertaining to World War II.

 

CHS junior Michael Milburn presents his project for freshman Austin Jeffries.

CHS students practice cooking skills

 

Campbellsville High School students are practicing their cooking skills.

 

In Deanna Campbell’s foods and nutrition class, students recently learned to make their own omelets.

 

Students discussed safe cooking techniques and how to be smart shoppers.

 

CHS senior Daesean Van Cleave helps sophomore Jastyn Shively prepare his omelet.

CES students learn about line plots

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fourth-graders are learning about line plots to help prepare for upcoming testing.

 

In Maranda Wright’s class, students recently created their own line plot by using the number of letters in their last names.

 

CES fourth-grader Aidan Wilson adds his number to the class line plot.

CHS geometry students survive escape room

 

Campbellsville High School students recently survived an escape room full of math equations.

 

In Cheryl Dicken’s honors geometry class, students are studying circles.

 

As an activity, students competed in an escape room challenge.

 

CHS junior Taliyah Hazelwood, at left, and sophomore Taylor Knight complete an escape room puzzle.

CES students celebrate Arts Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are celebrating Arts Week.

 

Students will celebrate many different genres of music, with dress-up days and other activities.

 

Wednesday, April 24, was 1960s and 1970s Day.

 

CES students dress for 1960s and 1970s Day.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

They are freshman Tezon Mitchell, sophomore Arren Hash, junior Taliyah Hazelwood and senior Reagan Knight.

 

From left are sophomore Arren Hash, senior Reagan Knight, junior Taliyah Hazelwood and freshman Tezon Mitchell.

CMS art students make Faberge eggs

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students recently made their own Faberge eggs.

 

Faberge eggs are jeweled eggs with intricate designs. The most famous were made for Alexander III, commissioned for Easter and anniversary events.

 

To make their own eggs, students in Jo Ann Harris’s class first sketched their designs.

 

CMS eighth-grader Jade Wheeler adds decorations to her egg.

CES students celebrate Arts Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are celebrating Arts Week.

 

Students will celebrate many different genres of music, with dress-up days and other activities.

 

Tuesday, April 23, was 1950s Day.

 

CES students dress for 1950s Day.

CES students celebrate Arts Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are celebrating Arts Week.

 

Students will celebrate many different genres of music, with dress-up days and other activities.

 

CES students dress for Country/Western Day.

CHS freshman to attend leadership institute

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Peyton Dabney has been chosen to attend the Entrepreneurial Leadership Institute this summer.

 

ELI is a program to develop future business leaders and entrepreneurs.

 

Peyton Dabney

CIS to open Eagle Center of Innovation

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will soon open a new innovation center for students to immerse themselves in hands-on, authentic learning.

 

The Eagle Center of Innovation, also called iEagle, will open in August.

 

Students who apply and are accepted will attend classes at the iEagle campus, which will be located at Campbellsville Middle School.

 

iEagle is open to students in fourth, fifth, sixth and seventh grades.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will soon open a new innovation center for students to immerse themselves in hands-on, authentic learning. The Eagle Center of Innovation, also called iEagle, will open in August. Four teachers have been selected to lead classes at iEagle, including, from left, lead teacher Hannah Jones and teachers Tracey Rinehart, Katie Campbell and Tyler Hardy.

Tracey Rinehart to teach at Eagle Center of Innovation

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will soon open a new innovation center for students to immerse themselves in hands-on, authentic learning.

 

The Eagle Center of Innovation, also called iEagle, will open in August.

 

Four teachers have been selected to lead classes at iEagle, including lead teacher Hannah Jones and teachers Tracey Rinehart, Katie Campbell and Tyler Hardy.

 

Tracey Rinehart

Hannah Jones to teach at Eagle Center of Innovation

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will soon open a new innovation center for students to immerse themselves in hands-on, authentic learning.

 

The Eagle Center of Innovation, also called iEagle, will open in August.

 

Students who apply and are accepted will attend classes at the iEagle campus, which will be located at Campbellsville Middle School.

 

iEagle is open to students in fourth, fifth, sixth and seventh grades.

 

Four teachers have been selected to lead classes at iEagle, including lead teacher Hannah Jones and teachers Tracey Rinehart, Katie Campbell and Tyler Hardy.

 

 

iEagle Jones

CHS to offer Big Picture Learning program

 

Campbellsville High School will soon offer another program for students to prepare for life after graduation.

 

Students chosen to participate will be immersed in internship training for their future careers, while at the same time completing their classroom studies.

 

The program is part of a Big Picture Learning initiative, which will begin on a full scale at CHS in the 2019-2020 school year.

 

CHS Learning Pathways

CHS students to participate in DYW program

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned about the Distinguished Young Women program, and have been invited to attend an upcoming orientation.

 

CHS seniors Elizabeth Sullivan, Reagan Knight, Hayley Stapleton and Abbie Dicken, who participated in the DYW program last year, spoke to their junior classmates about their DYW experience.

 

From left, CHS seniors Abbie Dicken, Hayley Stapleton and Elizabeth Sullivan, Taylor County DYW committee member Stephanie Johnson and senior Reagan Knight talk to CHS students about their DYW experiences.

CIS releases calendar for 2019-2020

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools has released its calendar for the 2019-2020 school year.

 

The first day of class will be Wednesday, Aug. 14.

 

Calendar 2019-2020

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