E.g., Monday, August 26, 2019
E.g., Monday, August 26, 2019

Contestants scored based on their speech content, poise and presentation.

Michael Morgan, a senior at duPont Manual High School, won a total of $17,500 in scholarships after placing second at the fourth annual Optimist Oratorical World Championship, in St. Louis, July 19-20. 

Chromebooks, state-of-the-art appliances creating hands-on learning experiences for students

Demonstrating its strong, ongoing commitment to supporting Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS) and the Louisville community, GE Appliances (GEA) has partnered with JCPS to provide Google Chromebooks and state-of-the-art smart appliances to further enhance students’ learning experiences during the district’s inaugural Backpack League summer learning initiative. 

Dr. Pollio: “We have momentum on our side.”

Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS) Superintendent Dr. Marty Pollio held a back-to-school briefing with reporters on July 29, highlighting key initiatives for te upcoming school year, promoting the annual 15th District PTA Clothing Blitz and sharing important information for families as students prepare to head back to class on August 14.

Robinson to assume new role Aug. 26

Applications are due by 4:30 p.m. on July 31

July 24, 2019—The deadline for individuals interested in applying for the vacant Jefferson County Board of Education (JCBE) District Four seat is one week away. All application documents must be received by the board by 4:30 p.m. on July 31, 2019.

Nolan Stevens used his love for baseball and turned it into a school project 

Events to be held July 31 

Jefferson County Public Schools (JCPS) is encouraging job seekers to help “Nourish Tomorrow’s Talent” and attend the district’s Nutrition Services career fair on Wednesday, July 31.

The fair will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the C.B. Young Jr. Building (3001 Crittenden Drive). Interested applicants will be able to meet the nutrition services team and learn more about career opportunities.

Applicants must be 18 years of age or older and possess a high school diploma or GED. Starting pay for the positions is $14.35 an hour.

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Recipients include students from duPont Manual, Eastern and Marion C. Moore 

July 19, 2019—Nearly two dozen students from the Jefferson County Public School (JCPS) District are among the roughly 7,600 from across the country named 2019 National Merit Scholarship winners. These distinguished high school graduates will receive scholarships for undergraduate study worth a total of over $31 million. 

Students have opportunity to receive free school supplies

July 15, 2019—Students across the Jefferson County Public School (JCPS) District will have an opportunity to receive free school supplies at a dozen back-to-school events scheduled throughout July and August. The events are sponsored by the JCPS Family Resource & Youth Services Centers and various community partners, including Neighborhood Place and the Louisville Metro Department of Community Services.