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CES students make turkeys in disguise

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently made turkeys in disguise in honor of the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday.

 

In Brittany Johnson’s library class, students read the book “Turkey Trouble” by Wendi Silvano.

 

The book details a turkey’s desire to disguise himself so he won’t become Thanksgiving dinner.

 

CES second-grader Levi Dye disguises his turkey.

CMS students play literary matching game

 

Campbellsville Middle School sixth-graders are learning literary terms in their reading classes.

 

In Andrea Gribbins’s classes, students are discussing terms such as fable, poetry, fiction, legend, drama, novel, fantasy and much more.

 

To help them learn the terms, students recently played a matching game.

 

CMS teacher Andrea Gribbins helps sixth-graders, from left, Nora Harris, Alexis Graves and Alyssa Knezevic as they work together to match literary terms.

CES students draw turkeys

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are drawing turkeys in their art class.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s class, students recently listened to the book “A Turkey for Thanksgiving” by Eve Bunting.

 

CES second-grader Landry Brown draws a turkey.

CES to host Pastries with Parents

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host a special event for parents and students in December.

 

CES will host Pastries with Parents to coincide with student-led conferences.

 

Pastries with Parents

CHS Beta Club to host community Christmas party

 

Campbellsville High School Beta Club will host a Christmas party for all children in the community.

 

The party, named the Holly Jolly Christmas Party, will be Saturday, Dec. 7, from 10 a.m. to noon in the Campbellsville Elementary School cafeteria.

 

The party is free and open to any child in Taylor County.

 

Holly Jolly Christmas Party

CES kindergarteners to host Christmas Arts Showcase

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarteners will host a Christmas program on Tuesday, Dec. 10.

 

Christmas Arts Showcase will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the gym.

 

CES Christmas Arts Showcase

CIS ‘Christmas Spectacular’ set for Dec. 8

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host its annual “Christmas Spectacular” concert Sunday, Dec. 8, at 2:30 p.m. in Campbellsville High School’s Hamilton Auditorium.

 

The event is free and open to the public.

 

CIS Christmas Spectacular

CES students learn about Thanksgiving

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning about the Thanksgiving holiday.

 

In Lisa Wiseman’s kindergarten class, students learned all about the Pilgrims and how they lived.

 

CES kindergartener Madison Burress cuts out words associated with Thanksgiving to glue on her worksheet.

CHS soccer players honored

 

Campbellsville High School soccer players were recently honored at a banquet for their hard work and dedication this season.

 

Senior player Brennon Wheeler was recognized for his time on the team.

 

Several awards were presented.

 

CHS soccer players were recently honored at a banquet for their hard and work and dedication this season. From left are assistant coach Dom Allen, head coach Bradley Harris, freshman Andrew Butler, senior Brennon Wheeler, sophomores Grant Lawson, Josh Lucas, Dakota Harris, Brice Spaw, Yash Patel and Peyton Dabney, juniors Clark Kidwell, Jeffrey Sustaita, Jastyn Shively and Raj Patel and assistant coaches Owen Weeks and Malique Spaulding.

CHS seniors order cap and gowns

 

Campbellsville High School seniors have taken another step toward graduation.

 

Representatives from Herff-Jones came to school recently to help students order their cap and gowns.

 

Students also ordered invitations, apparel and more.

 

CHS seniors Lauryn Agathen, at left, and Zoe McAninch hold their Class of 2020 tassels.

CMS students draw their dreams

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students recently drew their dreams.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s class, students discussed their wildest and craziest dreams.

 

CMS sixth-grader Zachary Holey draws his weirdest dream.

CES students sharpen reading skills

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are working every day to improve their reading skills.

 

Students are divided into groups each day based on reading level and ability.

 

CES kindergartener Skyler Bray practices writing the words “my” and “can.”

CHS STLP students advance to state competition

 

Campbellsville High School STLP students have advanced to state competition.

 

CHS students attended the Regional Showcase at the University of Louisville on Tuesday, Nov. 12.

 

Several students competed and have advanced to state competition next year.

 

CHS seniors, from left, Emily Rodgers, Conner Riley, Tristin Lopez and Gavin Ford recently competed in the STLP regional showcase and have advanced to state to present their project on using virtual reality in the classroom.

CHS volleyball team defeats LaRue County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently defeated LaRue County.

 

The junior varsity and varsity squads picked up wins.

 

JV players won by a score of 2-0, and the varsity squad won 2-1.

 

CHS sophomore Kaylyn Smith jumps for the ball.

CHS upperclassmen order class rings

 

Campbellsville High School juniors and seniors have ordered their class rings.

 

Balfour representatives came to CHS in the past few weeks to talk to upperclassmen about ring options, colors and designs.

 

CHS juniors Riley Rainwater, at left, and Emily Hayden order their class rings.

CHS art students draw freedom

 

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

 

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

 

CHS freshman Chase Hord draws what freedom looks like.

CES students learn about the American flag

 

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

 

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

 

Dan Durham, program director at Air Evac Lifeteam and pastor at Stewarts Creek Baptist Church, teaches CES kindergarteners the proper way to fold the American flag.

CES students learn the importance of being themselves

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are learning the importance of being themselves.

 

In Shirley Cox’s kindergarten class, students recently read “Elmer” written by David McKee.

 

In the story, Elmer the elephant is bright-colored and patchwork all over, and some of the other elephants laugh at him.

 

CES kindergartener Ziah Boggs paints her Elmer elephant.

CHS senior to continue baseball career at Kentucky Wesleyan

 

Campbellsville High School senior Dillon Whitaker will continue his academic and baseball career next fall at Kentucky Wesleyan College.

 

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

 

CHS senior Dillon Whitaker smiles at his signing ceremony to play baseball at Kentucky Wesleyan College after graduation. He is pictured with his parents Tony and Teresa.

CHS to host Big Picture Winter Showcase nights

 

Campbellsville High School will host two Big Picture Learning Winter Showcase nights next month to allow students to speak about their experiences with the program.

 

Showcases will be from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 3, and Tuesday, Dec. 10.

 

Big Picture.

CMS names Exceeding Eagles

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Exceeding Eagles for the week of Nov. 11.

 

Students who receive the Exceeding Eagle award are those who go above and beyond inside and outside of the classroom, accomplish goals they didn’t believe possible and excel in academics and extracurricular activities.

 

CMS Exceeding Eagles for the week of Nov. 11 are, from left, front, sixth-grader Isaiah Jeffries, iEagle sixth-grader Ryder Murphy, sixth-grader Madisyn Bradfield and iEagle fourth-grader Aliy Dunn. Back, seventh-graders Kaleb Miller and Lilyan Murphy and eighth-graders Ellington Gowin and Isaac Garrison.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Nov. 11.

 

They are freshman Dakota Slone, sophomore Yash Patel, junior Chloe Garrett and senior Gracyne Hash.

 

From left are sophomore Yash Patel, senior Gracyne Hash and junior Chloe Garrett. Absent from the photo is freshman Dakota Slone.

CHS physics students study energy

 

Campbellsville High School physics students are learning about energy with race cars.

 

AP physics students in Cheryl Dicken’s class are learning about the law of conservation of energy.

 

As a lab exercise, students used race cars and tracks to apply the law and determine the coefficient of sliding friction.

 

CHS senior Zoe McAninch releases her car.

CHS juniors, seniors to compete in attendance challenge

 

Campbellsville High School junior and senior students have an opportunity to win a car by coming to school each day.

 

CHS has partnered with iGo Motors to begin an attendance challenge.

 

iGo Motors will donate a vehicle valued at $6,000 on their lot on New Columbia Road.

 

Campbellsville High School junior and senior students have an opportunity to win a car by coming to school each day. CHS has partnered with iGo Motors to begin an attendance challenge. From left are Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith, Cindy Underwood and Randi Patterson of iGo Motors and CIS Director of Pupil Personnel and Campbellsville Middle School Assistant Principal Tim Bailey.

CHS volleyball team defeats Grayson County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently defeated Grayson County.

 

The junior varsity and varsity squads picked up wins.

 

JV players won by a score of 2-1, and the varsity squad won 2-0.

 

CHS junior Zoie Sidebottom hits the ball.

CHS volleyball team takes on Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently took on Taylor County.

 

The CHS squads battled, but couldn’t get a win.

 

CHS freshman Antaya Epps hits the ball.

CIS to host Purple Madness event

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host Purple Madness and Eagle Family Night on Friday, Nov. 22.

 

The annual Eagle Family Night event will feature a free chili supper and kick-off for the upcoming Eagle and Lady Eagle basketball seasons.

 

Events begin at 5 p.m. with a free chili supper in the Campbellsville High School cafeteria.

 

Purple Madness

CHS athletic department hosts ‘12 Days of Christmas’ raffle

 

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

 

Prizes are all cash awards.

 

Tickets are $50 each, and will include four Pick 3 numbers, so each ticket comes with four chances to win the day’s cash prize.

 

Eagle Athletics

CHS to host personal hygiene products drive

 

Campbellsville High School is hosting a drive to collect personal hygiene products for those in need.

 

Y Club members will collect the items through Thursday, Nov. 21.

 

Kentucky YMCA has asked all Y chapters in the state to participate and collect items for various homeless shelters.

 

CHS

CMS students make catapults

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

From left, CMS sixth-graders Vivian York, Toby Adams and Aleecia Knezevic build their catapult.

CES students learn about primary, secondary colors

 

Campbellsville Elementary School second-grade students are learning about primary and secondary colors.

 

And, along with their lesson, they recently mixed primary paints to make secondary colors and then used them to paint a parrot.

 

CES second-grader Macilynn Mann paints her parrot.

CES students make tree collages

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarteners recently made tree collages in their art class.

 

Students in Adrienne Hash’s classes read “The Tiny Seed,” and discussed how seeds become plants and the seasons change.

 

CES kindergartener Mason Perkins glues leaves on his tree.

CHS students learn about power

 

Campbellsville High School students are learning how to calculate the power they produce.

 

In Lauren Bennett’s integrated science class, students are studying force and work, and how to calculate their power output.

 

As an activity, students were asked to calculate their work output when climbing stairs.

 

CHS sophomore Chloe Anderson climbs up the stairs as she calculates her power output.

CHS honors academic achievers

 

Campbellsville High School recently announced its academic achievers for November.

 

Two students from each grade level are honored, and they were recognized at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Nov. 11.

 

CHS academic achievers for November were honored at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Nov. 11. They are, from left, sophomore Cailet Clark, senior Aleah Knifley, junior Laci Hodgens, sophomore Jack Sabo, junior Raj Patel and freshman Weston Mattingly. Absent from the photo are freshman Antaya Epps and senior Conner Riley.

CHS teacher receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville High School teacher Cheryl Dicken received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Nov. 11.

 

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

 

Dicken received the certified Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors CHS teacher Cheryl Dicken with the certified Change Award.

Cafeteria worker, bus monitor receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools cafeteria worker and bus monitor Ruth Allen received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Nov. 11.

 

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

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors CIS cafeteria worker and bus monitor Ruth Allen with the classified Change Award.

CHS juniors, seniors can win a car in attendance challenge

 

Campbellsville High School junior and senior students have an opportunity to win a car by coming to school each day.

 

CHS has partnered with iGo Motors to begin an attendance challenge.

 

iGo Motors will donate a vehicle valued at $6,000 on their lot on New Columbia Road.

 

Each junior and senior student will be placed in a drawing to win the vehicle.

 

CHS

CMS honors art students make tie-dye shirts

 

Campbellsville Middle School honors art students recently learned how to make their own tie-dye shirts.

 

National Junior Art Honor Society members meet regularly to practice different art techniques and to discuss artists.

 

Recently, students were taught the basics of using dye to make shirts.

 

CMS seventh-grader Zeke Harris dyes his shirt.

CHS students attend Dual Credit Day

 

Campbellsville High School students recently attended Dual Credit Day at Campbellsville University to help them prepare for college.

 

Students spent the day touring the CU campus, having lunch together, learning about all the dual credit courses and programs offered at CU and more.

 

From left, CHS seniors Mikael Vaught and Lathan Cubit and juniors Alex Lofton and Arren Hash learn about the programs offered at CU.

CES students win pumpkin decorating contest

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently competed in a pumpkin decorating contest.

 

Amanda Greer’s second-grade students were asked to select a book to read.

 

After reading the book, students created a pumpkin based on their story.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently competed in a pumpkin decorating contest. Students chose books to read and them created pumpkins based on the stories. Winners are, from left, Jacob Sandidge, first place; Dawson Morton, second place; and Trinidy Gribbins, third place.

CHS football team battles Bethlehem

 

Campbellsville High School football team battled Bethlehem High School on Friday, Nov. 8, in the first round of the Class A playoffs.

 

At the end of regulation, the game was tied at 38 points.

 

CHS couldn’t hold on in overtime, and lost by a score of 38-46.

 

CHS senior Mikael Vaught fights off Bethlehem defenders.

CES students celebrate Halloween

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students celebrated Halloween recently with several special events.

 

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

 

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

CHS marching band to compete in Mid-States championships

 

Campbellsville High School marching band will compete in the Mid-States Band Association championships on Saturday, Nov. 9, at Simon Kenton High School in Independence, Ky.

 

CHS will perform in preliminaries at 3:30 p.m.

 

To wish band members good luck, Campbellsville Elementary School hosted an Eagle Walk.

 

CHS senior Brandy Miller high-fives CES students as she participates in the Eagle Walk.

CHS students lead Socratic seminar

 

Campbellsville High School students recently led a Socratic seminar in their AP English language class.

 

In Andrea Lawler’s class, students read the poem Half-Hanged Mary by Margaret Atwood.

 

They also spent several days reviewing non-fiction texts about the Salem Witch trials and McCarthy hearings.

 

CHS sophomores Alexis Thomas, at left, and Luke VanWinkle discuss the poem Half-Hanged Mary with their classmates.

CHS graduates speak to CMS students

 

Campbellsville High School graduates recently spoke to Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders about how to prepare for college.

 

Kendon Young, Lane Bottoms and Charlie Pettigrew, who graduated from CHS and now play football at Campbellsville University, spoke to the students about their college experiences.

 

CHS graduates Kendon Young, Lane Bottoms and Charlie Pettigrew, who play football and attend classes at Campbellsville University, recently came to Campbellsville Middle School to talk to eighth-grade students about preparing for college. They are pictured with their former CMS eighth-grade teachers. From left are teacher Melisa Morris, Pettigrew, teacher Amy Knifley, Young, teachers Robbilyn Speer and Paige Cook and Bottoms.

CHS Beta members win awards

 

Campbellsville High School Beta Club members brought home several awards on Wednesday, Nov. 6, at the annual Central Kentucky Beta Invitational.

 

The invitational features competitions in talent, service, math, English, social studies, science, agriculture, speech, poetry, Spanish, advertising design, art and more.

 

CHS Beta Club members competed at the annual Central Kentucky Beta Invitational recently and brought home several awards.

CHS students host showcase

 

Campbellsville High School students recently hosted a showcase to display their literature projects.

 

Ben Davis’s students in his English class completed projects based on the literature of the American Revolution.

 

CHS junior Jonathan Sparks discusses his presentation for iEagle students.

CMS names Exceeding Eagles

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Exceeding Eagles for the week of Sept. 23.

 

Students who receive the Exceeding Eagle award are those who go above and beyond inside and outside of the classroom, accomplish goals they didn’t believe possible and excel in academics and extracurricular activities.

 

CMS Exceeding Eagles for the week of Sept. 23 are, from left, front, iEagle fifth-grader Jaron Johnson, sixth-grader Nora Harris, iEagle seventh-grader Nichole Smith and sixth-grader Max Contreras. Back, eighth-grader Heather Leggett, seventh-graders Taylan Hunt and Marissa Segura and eighth-grader Leo Lamer.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Nov. 4.

 

They are freshman Chase Hord, sophomore Serenity Ford, junior Reggie Thomas and senior Conner Riley.

 

From left are freshman Chase Hord, junior Reggie Thomas, sophomore Serenity Ford and senior Conner Riley.

CHS marching band wins first place

 

Campbellsville High School marching band won first place in Class A at Butler Traditional High School on Saturday, Nov. 2.

 

The band also brought home the best percussion award in Class A.

 

Overall, CHS finished 13th out of 20 bands.

 

CHS senior Grant Rinehart plays trumpet.

CHS football team defeats Bethlehem

 

Campbellsville High School football team recently defeated Bethlehem High School.

 

Final score was 48-42.

 

CHS seniors Malachi Corley and Lathan Cubit and juniors Blase Wheatley and Reggie Thomas scored touchdowns for the Eagles.

 

CHS graduate Brennon Wheatley celebrates the win by jumping in assistant coach Robbie Gribbins’s arms.

CHS cheerleader to continue career at CU

 

Campbellsville High School senior cheerleader Kaleigh Hunt will continue her academic and cheerleading career at Campbellsville University this fall.

 

Kaleigh Hunt recently signed her letter of intent in a special ceremony at CHS.

 

Campbellsville High School senior cheerleader Kaleigh Hunt will continue her academic and cheerleading career at Campbellsville University this fall. She recently signed her letter of intent in a ceremony at CHS. She is pictured with, in front, her parents Bill and Suzanne Coffey, and, in back, CHS cheerleading coaches Nikki Price, at left, and Lisa Wiseman.

CHS volleyball team defeats Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently defeated Marion County.

 

In the junior varsity matchup, the CHS team won by a score of 2-1.

 

CHS sophomores Kaylyn Smith, at left, and Rylee Petett jump for the ball.

CHS hosts blood drive

 

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

 

The school’s National Honor Society chapter hosted a blood drive on Friday, Nov. 1.

 

Twenty five people donated.

 

CHS senior Alli Wilson donates blood.

CMS, CHS students attend health fair

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students recently learned all about staying healthy.

 

CMS and CHS Youth Services Center sponsored its annual health fair on Thursday, Oct. 31.

 

Several community partners attended to give students information about keeping their minds and bodies healthy.

 

iEagle students learn about being healthy from Campbellsville High School sophomore Lainey Watson, who is an intern at Hometown Pharmacy.

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 continued for several weeks.

 

Students in Nikki Price’s kindergarten class wear black for Color Week.

CES students, staff members dress up for Halloween

 

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

 

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

 

CES students and staff members dress in their Halloween costumes.

CMS, CHS students celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students and staff members are celebrating Bullying Prevention Month and Red Ribbon Week with several special events.

 

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

 

Thursday, Oct. 31, was Just Say No to Drugs and Bullying Day.

 

CMS students dress for Just Say No to Drugs and Bullying Day.

CMS names Exceeding Eagles

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Exceeding Eagles for the week of Oct. 28.

 

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 Oct. 28 are, from left, front, iEagle seventh-grader Skylar Wilhoite, sixth-grader Mason Bubnick, iEagle fifth-grader Lilly Wise and sixth-grader Kendall Bright. Back, seventh-grader Kaleb Martin, eighth-graders Willie Nunn and Gabby Bright and seventh-grader Deanna Reardon.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Oct. 28.

 

They are freshman Leigh Hicks, sophomore Dakota Harris, junior Abi Wiedewitsch and senior Taylor Brewer.

 

From left are freshman Leigh Hicks, sophomore Dakota Harris and junior Abi Wiedewitsch. Absent from the photo is senior Taylor Brewer.

CES preschool students paint pumpkins

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are celebrating Halloween.

 

In Suzanna Streeval’s class, students are learning all about the holiday.

 

Students recently painted their very own pumpkins as part of their celebration.

 

CES preschool student Micah Dickens paints his pumpkin.

CMS, CHS students celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students and staff members are celebrating Bullying Prevention Month and Red Ribbon Week with several special events.

 

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

 

Wednesday, Oct. 30, was Bullying is Whack Day.

 

CMS students dress for Bullying is Whack Day.

CHS Pep Club selling stickers, ornaments and more

 

Campbellsville High School Pep Club has begun an Eagles memorabilia fundraiser.

 

Club members are selling raglan and short-sleeve t-shirts, canvas tote bags, stickers and ornaments.

 

CHS Pep Club selling stickers, ornaments and more

CMS teacher to retire

 

Campbellsville Middle School teacher Sharon Shults will soon retire after working nearly 34 years in education.

 

Shults began her teaching career at Campbellsville Elementary School.

 

Shults was honored in a special ceremony on Tuesday, Oct. 22, with her husband Sam and children Bradley and Brooklyn.

 

CMS teacher Sharon Shults hugs seventh-grader Morgan Spears.

CES preschool students study the letter V

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently studied the letter V.

 

In addition to learning to write the letter in uppercase and lowercase, students in Suzanna Streeval’s class learned several words that start with V.

 

CES preschool teacher Suzanna Streeval erupts a volcano for her students.

CHS band to host Bingo Night

 

Campbellsville High School marching band will host Bingo Night on Tuesday, Nov. 5, as a fundraiser.

 

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

 

There will be cash prizes, in addition to prizes from local businesses.

 

Bingo

CMS students learn about the dangers of illegal drugs

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently learned about the dangers of using illegal drugs.

 

Campbellsville Police Officer Jake Hedgespeth spoke to students as part of Red Ribbon Week activities at the school.

 

Hedgespeth spoke to students about the harmful effects of vaping and smoking.

 

Campbellsville Police Officer Jake Hedgespeth speaks to Campbellsville Middle School students about the dangers of using illegal drugs, as part of Red Ribbon Week.

CMS, CHS students celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students and staff members are celebrating Bullying Prevention Month and Red Ribbon Week with several special events.

 

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

 

Tuesday, Oct. 29, was Be a Hero, Not a Bully, Be Drug Free Day.

 

iEagle students dress for Be a Hero, Not a Bully, Be Drug Free Day.

CMS, CHS students celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students and staff members are celebrating Bullying Prevention Month and Red Ribbon Week with several special events.

 

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

 

Monday, Oct. 28, was Follow Your Dreams Day.

 

CMS students dress for Follow Your Dreams Day.

CHS marching band finishes ninth in state

 

Campbellsville High School marching band has finished in ninth place at KMEA semi-finals competition.

 

Band members competed at Greenwood High School on Saturday, Oct. 26.

 

CHS finished ninth out of 16 bands.

 

CHS senior Conner Riley salutes.

CHS cross country runners advance to state

 

Campbellsville High School cross country team ran in Class A region competition on Saturday, Oct. 26.

 

As a result of their times, two runners have advanced to state competition.

 

Serenity Ford, a sophomore, finished in 15th place, in 23 minutes.

 

Ford is the first female runner in CHS history to qualify to compete at the state meet.

 

Chase Hord, a freshman, finished in 24th place, in 19:41, which also qualifies him to compete at the state meet.

 

CHS sophomore Serenity Ford runs.     CHS freshman Chase Hord runs.

Community leaders read to CES students

 

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

 

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

 

Dave DeBrot reads to CES preschool students.

CES students celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members celebrated Red Ribbon Week with several special events.

 

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

 

Friday was Purple Pride Day.

 

CES students wear purple for Purple Pride Day.

CMS names Exceeding Eagles

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Exceeding Eagles for the week of Oct. 21.

 

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 extracurricular activities.

 

A male and female student in each grade level receive the honor each week.

 

CMS Exceeding Eagles for the week of Oct. 21 are, from left, front, sixth-grader Destiny Abell, iEagle fifth-grader Lanigan Price and sixth-grader Christian Hart. Back, seventh-grader Landon Arnett, eighth-grader Devin Kinser, iEagle seventh-grader Vallie Houk and seventh-graders Halley Wooley and Kaylyn Lawson.

CHS marching band advances to semi-final competition

 

Campbellsville High School marching band has advanced to KMEA semi-finals competition.

 

Band members competed at Madison Southern High School on Saturday, Oct. 19.

 

CHS finished seventh out of 12 bands.

 

The placement advances the band to semi-finals competition on Saturday, Oct. 26.

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Dezarae Washington practices during warmup.

CHS seniors to order cap and gowns

 

Campbellsville High School seniors are preparing for their graduation ceremony.

 

Students recently received information about ordering caps and gowns and other senior memorabilia.

 

Rick Etienne from the Herff Jones company came to CHS recently to discuss the process of ordering caps and gowns, graduation invitations and more.

 

Rick Etienne from the Herff Jones company, at right, talks to CHS seniors about ordering their caps and gowns. At let are CHS Guidance Counselor Richard Dooley, at left, and Principal Weston Jones.

CMS students use rice krispies to study fractions

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently used rice krispies to help them learn about fractions.

 

In Lee Ann Grider’s class, students learned how to add and subtract fractions.

 

As an activity, students were given a recipe to make homemade rice krispie treats.

 

CMS sixth-grader Brianna Mitchell, at left, and seventh-grader Falicity Lewis measure ingredients to make rice krispie treats.

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.

 

The week of Oct. 22, students studied the colors white and gray.

 

Students in Lindsey Muncie’s kindergarten class wear white and gray for Color Week.

CES students celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members are celebrating Red Ribbon Week with several special events.

 

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

 

Thursday was Random Acts of Kindness Day.

 

CES second-grader Shaylafaye West places her good deed on the wall for Random Acts of Kindness Day.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

They are freshman Zamar Owens, sophomore Rylee Petett, junior Arren Hash and senior Braydon Phillips.

 

From left are sophomore Rylee Petett, freshman Zamar Owens, junior Arren Hash and senior Braydon Phillips.

CES preschool students learn about bus safety

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently learned about being safe while riding the school bus.

 

Transportation Director Tim Tungate met with students to discuss how to be safe on the bus.

 

Tungate told students the proper way to sit in their seats and to always listen to adults.

 

CIS Transportation Director Tim Tungate helps CES preschool students as they evacuate the school bus.

CES students celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members are celebrating Red Ribbon Week with several special events.

 

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

 

Wednesday was Favorite T-shirt Day.

 

CES students wear their favorite t-shirts for “Favorite T-shirt Day.”

CHS students enjoy cooking

 

Campbellsville High School students are enjoying learning to cook.

 

In Emilie Murrey’s foods and nutrition class, students cook a meal each Friday.

 

Recently, students cooked a breakfast for Fun Foods Friday.

 

CHS sophomores Lainey Watson, at left, and Tayler Thompson cook together.

CES students celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members are celebrating Red Ribbon Week with several special events.

 

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

 

Tuesday was No One Eats Alone Day.

 

CES students sign the “I Made a New Friend” banner after having lunch with someone new.

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 discuss how quilts are made and can be used to mark memorable moments.

CMS honors academic achievers

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently announced its academic achievers for October.

 

Three sixth- and seventh-grade students and two eighth-graders are honored, and they were recognized at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Oct. 21.

 

CMS academic achievers for October were honored at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Oct. 21. Pictured with CMS Principal Zach Lewis, they are, from left, sixth-grader Austin Sloan, eighth-grader Kayden Birdwell and sixth-grader Savannah Wethington. Absent from the photo are sixth-grader Jaylen Clark, seventh-graders Deanna Reardon, Taylan Hunt and Aidan Phillips and eighth-grader Lillee Byrne.

CHS students named to honor roll

 

Campbellsville High School students were recently named to the honor roll for the first nine-week grading period of the 2019-2020 school year.

 

Honor Roll

CMS students named to honor roll

 

Campbellsville Middle School students were recently named to the honor roll for the first nine-week grading period of the 2019-2020 school year.

 

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

 

Honor Roll

Church receives Change Award

 

Green River Memorial Baptist Church, represented by pastor Jamie Bennett, received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Oct. 21.

 

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

 

The church received the community Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith, at right, honors Green River Memorial Baptist Church pastor Jamie Bennett with the community Change Award.

CMS teacher receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville Middle School teacher Tiarra Cecil received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Oct. 21.

 

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

 

Cecil received the certified Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors CMS teacher Tiarra Cecil with the certified Change Award.

CMS attendance clerk receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville Middle School attendance clerk Amanda Morris received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Oct. 21.

 

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

 

Morris received the classified Change Award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith honors CMS attendance clerk Amanda Morris with the classified Change Award.

CES students celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members are celebrating Red Ribbon Week with several special events.

 

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

 

Monday was Everyone has a Name Day.

 

CES students wear nametags for Everyone Has a Name Day, as part of Red Ribbon Week.

CMS eighth-graders present Genius Hour projects

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grade students recently presented their Genius Hour projects for their friends and classmates.

 

Eighth-graders were asked to choose a topic they are passionate about to research.

 

They began with a driving question to lead their studies into their topic.

 

CMS eighth-grader Devin Kinser presents his project for Genius Hour. He designed cleats for athletes.

CHS senior football players honored

 

Campbellsville High School senior football players were honored before their game on Friday, Oct. 18.

 

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

 

This year’s seniors include Lathan Cubit, Malachi Corley, Mark Rigsby, Mikael Vaught, Tyler Gribbins, Zachary Harper, Ethan Ford, Devon Reardon, Taekwon McCoy, Luke Richards and Cole Kidwell and manager Braydon Phillips.

 

CHS senior football players were honored on Friday, Oct. 18, for their hard work and dedication this season. From left, front, are manager Braydon Phillips, Zachary Harper, head coach Dale Estes, Devon Reardon and Luke Richards. Back, Mark Rigsby, Mikael Vaught, Ethan Ford, Lathan Cubit, Malachi Corley, Tyler Gribbins, Cole Kidwell and Taekwon McCoy.

CHS senior band members honored

 

Campbellsville High School marching band senior members were honored on Friday, Oct. 18.

 

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

 

This year’s seniors include Abie Angel, Tristin Lopez, Grant Rinehart, Brandy Miller, Conner Riley, Gavin Ford and Zaria Cowan.

 

CHS senior marching band members are pictured with Assistant Director Brittany Johnson, at left, and Director Cameron Johnson, at right. From left are Tristin Lopez, Grant Rinehart, Brandy Miller, Abie Angel, Conner Riley and Gavin Ford. Absent from the photo is Zaria Cowan.

CHS students present about Big Picture internships

 

Campbellsville High School students recently presented to their classmates about their internships through the Big Picture Learning program.

 

In the program, students who apply to participate and are accepted can choose to attend school on three days per week and work at internships for the other two days.

 

CHS sophomore Belle Brown presents about her Big Picture Learning internship.

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 orange for Color Week.

CMS names Exceeding Eagles

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Exceeding Eagles for the week of Oct. 14.

 

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

 

CMS Exceeding Eagles for the week of Oct. 14 are, from left, front, sixth-graders Alexis Graves and Jadyn Ortiz-Bruner, iEagle sixth-grader Devin Underwood and iEagle fifth-grader Ava Ellis. Back, seventh-grader Dezarae Washington, eighth-graders Hennessy Smith and Kaden Bloyd and seventh-grader Logan Rakes.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Oct. 14.

 

They are freshman Briana Davis, sophomore Blake Settle, junior Laci Hodgens and senior Shelby Smith.

 

From left are senior Shelby Smith, freshman Briana Davis, junior Laci Hodgens and sophomore Blake Settle.

CMS honors art students practice print making

 

Campbellsville Middle School honors art students recently learned how to make prints with paint.

 

National Junior Art Honor Society members meet regularly to practice different art techniques and to discuss artists.

 

Recently, students were taught the basics of print making.

 

CMS eighth-grader Angelica Seng removes the paper from her gel surface as she makes a print.

CES, iEagle students perform with honors choir

 

Campbellsville Elementary School and iEagle students recently performed with an honors choir.

 

Students were chosen to participate in this year’s Fourth District Treble Honors Choir, which performed at Parkway Baptist Church in Bardstown.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School and iEagle fifth-grade students recently performed with the Fourth District Treble Honors Choir. From left, front, are Lily Coots, Joseph Greer, Tye Rhodes, Yazlyn Sutton and Sophia Santos. Back, Evan Lockridge, Kallie Taylor, Laityn Gray, Damien Clark, Ajada Smith and music teacher Cyndi Chadwick.

CMS eighth-graders have fun at Camp Kentahten

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently attended a leadership camp at Camp Kentahten.

 

Eighth-graders participating in Campbellsville University’s leadership program – called LOCK – attended the camp to learn about how to work with others.

 

Students spent the day doing teambuilding activities, such as icebreaker games and ropes courses.

 

LOCK leadership students play an icebreaker game in which they must untangle their arms without letting go.

CHS cross country team competes in Heartland Conference meet

 

Campbellsville High School cross country team competed in the Heartland Conference meet on Wednesday, Oct. 16, in Green County.

 

In the boys’ varsity race, CHS freshman Chase Hord finished ninth overall, in 20:36.

 

Tyler Smith, also a freshman, finished 12th, in 21:54.

 

CHS Cross Country

CMS volleyball tryouts set for Dec. 2-4

 

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

 

Tryouts will be Monday, Dec. 2, Tuesday, Dec. 3, and Wednesday, Dec. 4, from 3 to 5 p.m.

 

Eagle Volleyball

CMS art students study Georgia O’Keeffe

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students are studying artist Georgia O’Keeffe’s work.

 

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

 

As an activity, CMS art teacher Jo Ann Harris asked students to draw their own large flower drawings.

 

CMS sixth-graders Destiny Abell, at left, and Maliyah Harris add color to their artwork, inspired by Georgia O’Keeffe’s work.

CHS volleyball team takes on Thomas Nelson

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently took on Thomas Nelson.

 

In the varsity match up, CHS lost by a score of 1-2.

 

CHS sophomore Bri Gowdy hits the ball.

CES students learn bicycle safety

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned how to ride their bicycles safely.

 

Doug Beckhart, a bicycle safety educator with Kosair Children’s Hospital, came to CES to show the fourth-grade students the proper way to ride a bicycle.

 

CES fourth-grader Benny Lord demonstrates how to signal when turning.

CHS hosts Senior 101 Night

 

Campbellsville High School recently hosted a Senior 101 Night to help seniors and their parents prepare for college.

 

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

 

Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority outreach counselor Audrey Price, at left, talks to CHS seniors and parents about applying to attend college.

CES students win contest

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students were recently chosen to receive free tablets for their classroom.

 

Amanda Greer’s second-grade classroom was chosen as a winner of the Kinetic Back to School contest, sponsored by Windstream.

 

CES second-grade students in Amanda Greer’s classroom were recently chosen to receive free Kindle Fire tablets as part of the Kinetic Back to School concert, sponsored by Windstream. Greer, in back, center, and her students are pictured with Windstream employees Brandon Fox, at left, and Emily Cook.

CHS volleyball seniors honored

 

Campbellsville High School senior volleyball players were recently honored for their time spent with their team.

 

Shelby Smith and Ketayah Taylor were recognized and thanked for their dedication to the Lady Eagles.

 

CHS seniors Ketayah Taylor, at left, and Shelby Smith smile for a photo with their teammates.

CMS cross country team competes in Green County

 

Campbellsville Middle School cross country team recently competed in Green County and brought home several honors.

 

In the girls’ race, iEagle fourth-grader Izzy Brunelle finished in seventh place, in 17:14, which is a new personal record.

 

Cross Country

CIS receives three-star ratings in new accountability system

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools has received a three-star rating in Kentucky’s new testing accountability system.

 

After four years of development, Kentucky’s new five-star accountability system recently launched and can be viewed online.

 

Report cards are available for each school and district, showing the overall performance, federal classifications and achievement gaps.

 

CIS

CHS seniors win at DYW

 

Campbellsville High School seniors recently competed in this year’s Taylor County Distinguished Young Woman program, and brought home several awards.

 

Alli Wilson, Gracyne Hash, Zoe McAninch, Kaleigh Hunt and Abie Angel participated.

 

CHS senior Zoe McAninch won scholastic and fitness awards at this year’s DYW program.

CHS volleyball team defeats Metcalfe County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently defeated Metcalfe County.

 

In the varsity match up, CHS won by a score of 2-0.

 

CHS sophomore Bri Gowdy hits the ball over the net.

CHS volleyball team defeats Fort Knox

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently defeated Fort Knox.

 

In the varsity match up, CHS won by a score of 2-0.

 

CHS senior Ketayah Taylor hits the ball.

CHS volleyball team defeats Casey County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently defeated Casey County.

 

In the varsity match up, CHS won by a score of 2-0.

 

CHS sophomore Kaylyn Smith hits the ball.

CHS marching band competes at Barren County, Madison Central

 

Campbellsville High School marching band recently competed at Barren County and Madison Central high schools.

 

In Barren County, the CHS band placed second in preliminary competition. In finals, CHS placed 10th.

 

At Madison Central, the CHS band was second in prelims, receiving the percussion award, and finished seventh in finals.

 

CHS junior Mystique Jones warms up.

CHS boys’ golf team competes in Heartland Conference

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team recently competed in the Heartland Conference tournament.

 

The team finished in 370 strokes.

 

CHS junior Kameron Smith led with an 84.

 

CHS junior Colin Harris tees off, as his parents Starr and David watch.

CMS football team battles Taylor County

 

Campbellsville Middle School football team recently battled Taylor County.

 

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

 

CMS eighth-grader Kaden Bloyd passes the ball to classmate Devin Kinser.

CMS girls’ basketball team takes on Taylor County

 

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

 

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

 

CMS sixth-grader Nora Harris, at left, and Campbellsville Elementary School fourth-grader Destini Gholston watch a shot.

CMS girls’ basketball team takes on Taylor County

 

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

 

In the seventh-grade match up, the Lady Eagles picked up a win.

 

Final score was 25-16.

 

CMS girls’ basketball head coach Tiarra Cecil cheers with her players as they win.

CHS soccer team battles Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently battled Taylor County.

 

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

 

CHS sophomore Brice Spaw bounces the ball.

CHS soccer team defeats Russell County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently defeated Russell County.

 

Final score was 3-2.

 

CHS junior Jastyn Shively dribbles.

CHS soccer team takes on Monroe County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently took on Monroe County.

 

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

 

CHS sophomore Dakota Harris protects the ball.

CHS soccer team takes on Grayson County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently battled Grayson County.

 

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

 

CHS junior Jeffrey Sustaita fights for the ball.

CHS soccer team takes on Wayne County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently battled Wayne County.

 

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

 

CHS junior Clark Kidwell bounces the ball.

CHS football team defeats Fort Knox

 

Campbellsville High School football team recently defeated Fort Knox.

 

Final score was 50-8.

 

CHS seniors Malachi Corley, Lathan Cubit, Mikael Vaught and Zach Harper and junior Reggie Thomas scored touchdowns.

 

CHS senior Malachi Corley runs the ball.

CHS football team defeats Green County

 

Campbellsville High School football team recently defeated Green County.

 

Final score was 43-24.

 

CHS senior Lathan Cubit and juniors Blase Wheatley and Reggie Thomas scored touchdowns.

 

CHS senior Lathan Cubit runs the ball.

CMS names Exceeding Eagles

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Exceeding Eagles for the week of Sept. 30.

 

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

 

CMS Exceeding Eagles for the week of Sept. 30 are, from left, front, sixth-grader Chloe Bates, iEagle seventh-grader Ellie Wise and sixth-grader Easton Williams. Back, eighth-graders Kaden Bloyd and Chloe Thompson and seventh-graders Kyra Parker and Bronson Cox. Absent from the photo is iEagle fifth-grader Joseph Greer.

CIS students, staff members have fun at pep rally

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students and staff members showed their spirit during a districtwide pep rally on Friday, Sept. 27, to celebrate football homecoming.

 

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

 

CHS senior Gracyne Hash cheers at the pep rally.

CES students learn about physical, chemical changes

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning about physical and chemical changes.

 

In Amanda Greer’s class, second-grade students have studied the differences between the changes and are learning to identify them.

 

As an activity, students were given some chocolate chip cookie dough.

 

CES second-grader Tylee Britton removes the chips from her chocolate chip cookie dough.

CHS students draw cells

 

Campbellsville High School students are studying the different types of cells.

 

Students in Lauren Bennett’s anatomy class are learning the similarities and differences in plant and animal cells.

 

CHS sophomore Serenity Ford colors a cell diagram.

CES students learn about making good choices

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-graders are learning about making good choices.

 

In Amanda Barnett’s class, students were recently given a worksheet with several pictures of choices printed on it.

 

Students were asked to cut the pictures out and decide if the choices are good or bad.

 

CES first-grader Serenity Cox decides if her pictures show good choices or bad ones.

CMS eighth-graders learn about leadership

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are learning to become leaders.

 

Eighth-graders participating in Campbellsville University’s leadership program – called LOCK – recently met for orientation.

 

LOCK stands for Leaders of Central Kentucky.

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are learning to become leaders. Eighth-graders participating in Campbellsville University’s leadership program – called LOCK – recently met for orientation. They are, from left, front, Alexis Sharp, Angelica Seng, Chloe Thompson, Lillee Byrne and Aaliyah Nunez. Back, Gracie Taylor, Chloe Mitchell, Karlie Cox, Ava Hughes, Isaac Garrison, Keondre Weathers and Jesse King.

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 Lindsey Muncie’s kindergarten class wear pink for Color Week.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Sept. 30.

 

They are freshman Bryce Newton, sophomore Tezon Mitchell, junior Emily Hayden and senior Tyler Gribbins.

 

From left are senior Tyler Gribbins, sophomore Tezon Mitchell, junior Emily Hayden and freshman Bryce Newton.

CMS students learn about bullying

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are learning about the dangers of bullying.

 

CMS Guidance Counselor Beth Wiedewitsch is spending time with students to discuss how to identify bullying and what to do about it.

 

CMS Guidance Counselor Beth Wiedewitsch talks to students about the dangers of bullying.

CHS marching band selling t-shirts, sweatshirts

 

Campbellsville High School Marching Band is selling t-shirts and sweatshirts as a fundraiser.

 

The shirts feature the logo for this year’s show, which is entitled Diamond in the Rough.

 

Short- and long-sleeve t-shirts are available, as well as hooded sweatshirts.

 

Campbellsville High School Marching Band is selling t-shirts and sweatshirts as a fundraiser.    The shirts feature the logo for this year’s show, which is entitled Diamond in the Rough.    Short- and long-sleeve t-shirts are available, as well as hooded sweatshirts.

CHS hosts FAFSA Day

 

Campbellsville High School hosted a FAFSA signup day recently to help seniors and their parents complete the financial aid applications.

 

The FAFSA, which stands for Free Application for Federal Student Aid, is required for students who are applying to college and want to qualify for financial aid.

 

CHS senior Jakyia Mitchell completes the FAFSA, with help from Stacey Bishop.

CES kindergarteners study the color pink

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are studying the color pink.

 

In Lisa Wiseman’s class, students recently learned how to spell and write the word.

 

CES kindergartener Tiago Moura colors his ice cream picture.

CMS girls’ basketball players honor cancer survivors

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball players recently honored cancer survivors.

 

Survivors were honored in special ceremonies on Tuesday, Oct. 1, during the game vs. Taylor County.

 

CMS girls’ basketball players smile for a photo with Taylor County Middle School players.

CMS girls’ basketball eighth-grade players honored

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball eighth-grade players were honored recently for their hard work and dedication to their team.

 

The eighth-graders were recognized in a special ceremony at their last home game of the season on Tuesday, Oct. 1.

 

This year’s eighth-graders include Layla Steen and KyAshia Mitchell.

 

CMS eighth-graders Layla Steen, center, at left, and KyAshia Mitchell, center, at right, are honored for their dedication to the Lady Eagles basketball team. They are pictured with Steen’s parents, Sarah Fraser and Jacob Hulin, and Mitchell’s parents, April Mitchell and Tyrell Embry.

CES preschool students learn about being a police officer

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently learned what it’s like to be a police officer.

 

Kentucky State Police Sgt. Jason Morris came to speak to Shannon Richardson’s students about his career and duties as a trooper.

 

Kentucky State Police Sgt. Jason Morris smiles for a photo with CES preschool students in Shannon Richardson’s class.

CHS senior soccer player honored

 

Campbellsville High School senior soccer player Brennon Wheeler was honored recently for his dedication to his team.

 

Wheeler was recognized before the team’s game vs. Monroe County on Monday, Sept. 30.

 

He was honored for being the goalkeeper recording the most saves in CHS history, and for scoring on a penalty kick to defeat Bethlehem earlier this month to win the fifth region All “A” tournament championship.

 

Campbellsville High School soccer senior player Brennon Wheeler was honored recently for his dedication to his team. He is pictured with, from left, assistant coaches Owen Weeks, Malique Spaulding and Dom Allen and head coach Bradley Harris.

CES students learn to play the recorder

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning to play recorders in their music class.

 

In Cyndi Chadwick’s third-grade music class, students have received recorders and are learning to hold the instrument properly and to play notes.

 

CES music teacher Cyndi Chadwick teaches third-graders how to play a note on the recorder.

CES students learn about kindness

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned about kindness in their art class.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s class, students listened to the book “Be Kind” by Pat Zietlow Miller.

 

CES kindergartener Addison Allen holds the picture she drew showing how she can be kind to others.

Community leaders read to CES students

 

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

 

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

 

John Eastridge receives hugs from CES kindergarten students after reading to them.

CIS cross country runners compete

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools students recently competed in the LaRue County Jack Mitchell elementary cross country meet.

 

In the girls’ 1,800-meter race, fourth-grader Izzy Brunelle finished in 11th place, at 9:35.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools students recently competed in the LaRue County Jack Mitchell elementary cross country meet.    In the girls’ 1,800-meter race, fourth-grader Izzy Brunelle finished in 11th place, at 9:35.

CHS hosts football homecoming parade

 

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

 

The parade was on Friday, Sept. 27, and traveled down Main Street to Campbellsville Elementary School.

 

CHS football players ride in the parade.

CHS crowns football homecoming king and queen

 

Campbellsville High School celebrated football homecoming the week of Sept. 23, with dress-up days, spirit games, the crowning of a king and queen, a parade and more.

 

This year’s king and queen are seniors Bailey Thompson and Malachi Corley.

 

Prince and princess are juniors Kenzi Forbis and Reggie Thomas.

 

CHS juniors Reggie Thomas and Kenzi Forbis, at left, are this year’s football homecoming prince and princess and seniors Malachi Corley and Bailey Thompson are king and queen. In front are flower girl and crown bearer Chandler Durham and Caleb Tucker, kindergarteners at Campbellsville Elementary School.

CHS celebrates football homecoming

 

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

 

There will be dress-up days, spirit games, the crowning of a king and queen, a parade and more.

 

CHS will host a dress-up theme each day, along with a spirit game.

 

CHS students and teachers dress for Friday Night Lights Day.

CMS football team takes on Hart County

 

Campbellsville Middle School football team recently took on Hart County.

 

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

 

CMS eighth-grader Nasir Johnson runs the ball.

CHS celebrates football homecoming

 

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

 

There will be dress-up days, spirit games, the crowning of a king and queen, a parade and more.

 

CHS will host a dress-up theme each day, along with a spirit game.

 

CHS students and teachers dress for The Holiday Day.

CHS to crown football homecoming king and queen

 

Campbellsville High School is celebrating football homecoming the week of Sept. 23, with dress-up days, spirit games, the crowning of a king and queen, a parade and more.

 

This year’s king and queen will be crowned at halftime of the CHS vs. Fort Knox football game, which begins at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 27, at Dave Fryrear Stadium.

 

CHS is celebrating football homecoming the week of Sept. 23, culminating with the crowning of a king and queen on Friday, Sept. 27, at halftime of the CHS vs. Fort Knox football game, which begins at 7:30 p.m. at Dave Fryrear Stadium. This year’s candidates are, from left, front, seniors Lauryn Agathen, Blake Allen, Alli Wilson, Gavin Johnson, Kaleigh Hunt, Noah Hughes, Bailey Thompson and Malachi Corley. Second row, juniors Carly Adams, Kameron Smith, Kenzi Forbis and Reggie Thomas. Third row, sophomores Bri Gowdy, Dakota Harris, Alexis Thomas and Bryson Williams. Back, freshmen Haylee Allen, Konner Forbis, Tatum Bridgewater and Weston Mattingly.

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 on Thursday.

 

Students in Nikki Price’s kindergarten class wear brown for Color Week.

CMS names Exceeding Eagles

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Exceeding Eagles for the week of Sept. 23.

 

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

 

CMS Exceeding Eagles for the week of Sept. 23 are, from left, front, sixth-graders Zach Holley and Alyssa Knezevic, iEagle fifth-grader Kaleigh Wilhoite and iEagle seventh-grader Logan England. Back, eighth-grader Zach Akin, seventh-graders Carmen Gurley and Aiden Eastridge and eighth-grader Aaliyah Nunez.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Sept. 23.

 

They are freshman Tonya Parker, sophomore Brandon Pittman, junior Jeffrey Sustaita and senior Zoe McAninch.

 

From left are freshman Tonya Parker, senior Zoe McAninch and sophomore Brandon Pittman. Absent from the photo is junior Jeffrey Sustaita.

CHS celebrates football homecoming

 

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

 

There will be dress-up days, spirit games, the crowning of a king and queen, a parade and more.

 

CHS will host a dress-up theme each day, along with a spirit game.

 

CHS students and teachers dress for Meme/Vine Day.

CHS students use gummy bears to study government

 

Campbellsville High School students are learning about different types of governments – with gummy bears.

 

In Susan Dabney’s AP U.S. government class, students are learning the different types of government, including republic, fascism, oligarchy, direct democracy, indirect democracy, autocracy, theocracy and communism.

 

CHS sophomores Adrien Smith, at left, and Brandon Pittman depict a type of government using gummy bears.

CMS students study story elements

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are learning to identify the elements of a story.

 

In Andrea Gribbins’s language arts class, students are discussing the exposition, rising action, climax, falling action and resolution in the stories they read.

 

CMS teacher Andrea Gribbins helps, from left, sixth-graders Jalen Embry, Cameron Taylor and Braydn Spurling.

CHS cross country team competes in Green County

 

Campbellsville High School cross country team recently competed in Green County, in the Cow Days Cross Country Meet.

 

In the middle school race, Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Will Wooley finished in 10th place, in 12:38.

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Will Wooley finished in 10th place.

CHS cross country competes in Bowling Green

 

Campbellsville High School cross country team recently competed in Bowling Green, in the Warren East Raider Twilight Run.

 

In the elementary race, Campbellsville Elementary School fifth-grader Baylee Pike finished in 32nd place.

 

Izzy Brunelle, a fourth-grader, was 34th, and fifth-grader Kairyn Johnson was 35th.

 

From left, Campbellsville Elementary School fourth-grader Izzy Brunelle and fifth-graders Baylee Pike and Kairyn Johnson get set to run.

CHS celebrates football homecoming

 

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

 

There will be dress-up days, spirit games, the crowning of a king and queen, a parade and more.

 

CHS will host a dress-up theme each day, along with a spirit game.

 

CHS students and teachers dress for It Takes Two Day.

CES second-graders hunt for treasure

 

Campbellsville Elementary School second-graders recently went on a treasure hunt.

 

In Amanda Greer’s class, students are learning about the physical properties of matter.

 

As an activity, Greer gave each student a bag and a list of items to find near the CES playground and track.

 

CES second-grader Carmela Hollowell holds a feather she found.

CIS partners with Air Evac

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools has partnered with Air Evac Lifeteam to provide air medical services for its student athletes.

 

With the partnership, students who are injured during athletic practices or games and need to be transported by helicopter will be flown via Air Evac, at no cost to the student.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools has partnered with Air Evac Lifeteam to provide air medical services for its student athletes. From left are Air Evac Lifeteam Program Director Dan Durham, CIS Youth Sports Director Lynn Kearney, CIS Superintendent Kirby Smith, Taylor Regional Hospital CEO Jane Wheatley, Chad Wheet, Air Evac flight paramedic, Nikki Taylor, Air Evac flight nurse, Air Evac Local Membership Sales Manager Stacey Forbis, CIS Athletic Director Tim Davis and Scott Lorenz, Air Evac base line pilot.

CHS celebrates football homecoming

 

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

 

There will be dress-up days, spirit games, the crowning of a king and queen, a parade and more.

 

CHS students and teachers dress for Twister Day.

CHS geography students present showcase

 

Campbellsville High School geography students recently presented research projects in a showcase.

 

In Blake Milby’s class, his AP human geography students researched demographic information on a country of their choice.

 

CHS freshmen Puspa Shah, at left, and LeeAnna Darst present their project for teacher Blake Milby.

iEagle students raise money for local children, the homeless

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools iEagle students recently performed a community service project to raise money for local children and the homeless population in Taylor County.

 

On Friday, Sept. 20, seventh-grader Rowan Petett and several other students hosted a lunch fundraiser.

 

 iEagle seventh-grader Rowan Petett mans the grill.

CHS soccer team takes on Holy Cross

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently took on Holy Cross in the All “A” state sectional game.

 

CHS fought, but couldn’t get the win.

 

Final score was 0-7.

 

Goalkeeper Brennon Wheeler, a senior, had 14 saves.

 

From left, CHS freshman Andrew Butler and juniors Jeffrey Sustaita and Raj Patel watch the ball.

CHS football team battles Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School football team recently battled Taylor County.

 

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

 

Final score was 20-29.

 

CHS senior Lathan Cubit celebrates a touchdown.

CMS names Exceeding Eagles

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Exceeding Eagles for the week of Sept. 16.

 

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 Sept. 16 are, from left, front, sixth-grader Braydn Spurling, fourth-grader Brendan Martin and eighth-grader Charles Tucker. Back, sixth-grader Trinity McFarland, seventh-graders Ivy Lawler and Chase Gabehart and eighth-grader Olivia Wright. Absent from the photo is seventh-grader Facility Lewis.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

They are freshman Weston Mattingly, sophomore Abby Brisko, junior Zoie Sidebottom and senior Shallan Philpott.

 

From left are freshman Weston Mattingly, junior Zoie Sidebottom, sophomore Abby Brisko and senior Shallan Philpott.

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.

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 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.

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 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.

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

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 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.

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.

 

CHS

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

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.

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.

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.

 

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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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