E.g., Thursday, August 13, 2020
E.g., Thursday, August 13, 2020

Walker started her career in JCPS and has worked at several schools in the district.

Erika Walker has been named the new principal of Audubon Traditional Elementary School. Walker has nearly 20 years of experience as an educator, all within Jefferson County Public Schools.  Most recently, she served as principal of Minors Lane Elementary, a position she held since 2017. 

“I’m excited to join Audubon as its new principal,” she said, “and build on the strong tradition of high quality, rigorous instruction for which the school is known.”

Recipients will go on to compete for 2021 Kentucky Teacher of the Year

July 17, 2020 – Three teachers from Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS) have been selected for 2021 Valvoline Teacher Achievement Awards (TAA), the Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) announced this week.  The three are among 24 teachers throughout the state who were awarded the distinction; they will go on to compete for the 2021 Kentucky Teacher of the Year Award, which will be announced in October.

Award recipients are:

Health, safety of students and staff are top priority

July 16, 2020—Students would begin the 2020-21 school year learning at home starting August 25, if a recommendation from Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS) Superintendent Dr. Marty Pollio is adopted by the school board. 

Rachel Baker Field will help prevent injuries, allow for fewer rain cancellations

July 14, 2020 – Rachel Baker Field, home to the women’s lacrosse and field hockey teams of duPont Manual High School, is now the first synthetic turf field in Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS). School officials joined parents of the field’s namesake today to cut the ribbon on the upgraded turf field, which has been a natural grass field since it was built in 2002.

Join us Monday, July 13 at 6:00 p.m. on our district YouTube page

WHO: Dr. Marty Pollio, Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS) superintendent, along with other JCPS health and academic leaders

Three-year grant will help strengthen community partnerships, foster new relationships

Thank you for reading our latest letter from JCPS Communications

June 30, 2020

Dear JCPS Families:

Waller Williams and Riverview share a campus and serve about 150 students in grades K-12.

Jennifer Reker will be moving from one office to another at Waller Williams and Riverview schools this fall. Reker, the current interim assistant principal at Waller Williams and Riverview, has been named the new principal of the schools.

The proposed new school would accommodate 650 students and would combine Roosevelt-Perry and Wheatley Elementary Schools.

This letter contains important information about great Summer Learning prizes!

Dear JCPS Families,

We have great news for JCPS students who are participating in our online Summer League options! They are eligible for tens of thousands of dollars in gift cards and other prizes sponsored by JCPS’ partners at Evolve502 and B96.5 and WDJX radio stations.