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CHS tennis teams to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ and girls’ tennis teams will host a fundraiser at McDonald’s.

 

The teams will receive a portion of proceeds from inside orders on Tuesday, Feb. 7, evening.

 

McDonald's

CMS softball team to host pajama party

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team will host a pajama party on Friday, Jan. 20.

 

The party will be from 6 to 8 p.m. in the multi-purpose room.

 

Admission is $5 and concessions will be available.

CMS to host CKMSAC tournament

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host the sixth-grade Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference basketball tournament on Saturday, Jan. 21.

 

The tournament was originally scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 7, but was postponed because of inclement weather.

 

The CMS boys’ sixth-grade team will compete in the tournament.

CES to host kindergarten readiness workshop

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host a free kindergarten readiness workshop for parents.

 

The workshop will begin at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 24, in the CES cafeteria.

 

All parents with children who will start kindergarten this August or in coming years are welcome to attend.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School

CHS softball team to host chili supper and auction

 

Campbellsville High School softball team will host a chili supper and auction on Friday, Jan. 13.

 

That night, the CHS girls’ and boys’ basketball teams will take on Marion County, starting with the girls’ match up at 6 p.m. in the CHS gym.

 

The chili supper will be in the CHS cafeteria from 5 to 7:30 p.m.

CHS swim team to host White Castle fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School swim team will host a White Castle fundraiser on Saturday, Jan. 21.

 

The White Castle Crave Mobile will come to Campbellsville that day, and set up at Lowe’s parking lot from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

CMS girls’ basketball team to host bake sale

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ sixth-grade winter basketball team will host a bake sale at Kroger in Green River Plaza on Saturday, Jan. 7, from 8 a.m. to noon.

 

There will be many homemade goodies available for a donation.

 

CMS sixth-grade girls’ winter basketball team members are, from left, front, seventh-grader Olivia Fields and sixth-graders Brianna Hayes and Asia Barbour. Back, sixth-graders Briana Davis, Breanna Humphress, Jade Wheeler, Haylee Allen, Dakota Slone and Mary Russell.

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

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students have been working hard to prepare for their Christmas musical, which is set for Tuesday, Dec. 13.

 

The show is entitled “Bob Humbug, the Christmas Grump.”

 

Students will perform at 5:30 p.m. in the CES gymnasium.

 

CES kindergarteners in Leanna Cundiff’s class made elf hats to wear as they perform in their upcoming Christmas musical, entitled “Bob Humbug, the Christmas Grump,” which will be on Tuesday, Dec. 13, at 5:30 p.m. in the CES gym.

CMS, CHS students to take final exams

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students will take their final semester exams on Dec. 14-16.

CHS band members selling doughnuts

 

Campbellsville High School band members are selling doughnuts as a fundraiser.

 

Band members are selling a variety of Krispy Kreme doughnuts in several varieties.

CHS bowling team to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School bowling team will host a fundraiser on Friday, Dec. 9.

 

The team will a portion of proceeds from sales at Chick-fil-A on the Campbellsville University campus from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m.

 

CHS Bowling Team

CMS students invited to book giveaway

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are invited to a free book giveaway.

 

Students can pick up a free book on Wednesday, Dec. 7, Thursday, Dec. 8, or Friday, Dec. 9, in Guidance Counselor Beth Wiedewitsch’s office.

CMS to host dance to benefit local children, hurricane victims

 

Campbellsville Middle School students will host a dance to raise money for local children and those who lost their belongings as a result of Hurricane Matthew.

 

The dance is set for Friday, Dec. 9, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the CMS multi-purpose room.

 

Admission is $5 and concessions will be sold.

 

Proceeds will be given to Hurricane Matthew victims and the local Toys for Kids organization.

FRYSC council to meet

 

Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center Advisory Council will meet on Thursday, Dec. 8, at the Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making meeting room at the high school.

CHS swim team shirt deadline extended

 

Campbellsville High School swim team is selling shirts as a fundraiser, and the deadline to purchase them has been extended.

 

The shirts are charcoal gray and feature an EAGLES soar logo.

 

Eagles Soar

CES to host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host parent-teacher conferences on Thursday, Dec. 15.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School

CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host a blood drive on Friday, Dec. 9, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

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

 

Kentucky Blood Center

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

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students will present a Christmas musical on Tuesday, Dec. 13.

 

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

 

CES kindergarteners practice their songs and dance moves for their upcoming Christmas musical, entitled “Bob Humbug, the Christmas Grump.”

CIS ‘Christmas Spectacular’ set for Dec. 11

 

The annual Campbellsville Independent Schools “Christmas Spectacular” will be Sunday, Dec. 11, beginning at 3 p.m. in Campbellsville High School’s Hamilton Auditorium.

 

Music ensembles from Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools will perform, including the CHS show choir and chamber ensemble, the CES third-grade choir and middle school choirs.

CES preschool students to present Christmas program

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students will present a Christmas program on Thursday, Dec. 15.

 

The program will begin at 9 a.m. in the CES gym.

CHS Show Choir hosts fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School Show Choir is selling boxed lunches as a fundraiser.

 

Lunches will be delivered on Monday, Oct. 31, for $10 each.

CHS Marching Band to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School Marching Band will host a fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 29.

 

Ten percent of all sales at Venture City Comics on Main Street will go toward the band.

CMS to host Halloween dance

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host a Halloween dance on Friday, Oct. 28.

 

The dance will be from 6 to 7 p.m. in the multi-purpose room.

CMS girls’ basketball team to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball team will host a fundraiser on Friday, Sept. 16.

School supply drive to benefit CES students

 

A local school supply drive will benefit Campbellsville Elementary Schools students.

 

Taylor County Public Library, Edwards Jones and The Big Dawg are hosting a school supply drive to benefit Campbellsville and Taylor County elementary schools.

FRYSC to sponsor new support group

 

Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center will sponsor a new support group those raising their grandchildren.

 

GAP is a support group for those living in Taylor County who are raising their grandchildren or those who aren’t their biological children, such as nieces, nephews, cousins, etc.

CMS girls’ basketball tryouts are June 2 and 7

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball tryouts have been set for this week and next week.

CMS to end school year with special events

 

Campbellsville Middle School students will soon have several special events to finish the 2015-2016 school year.

 

This year’s CMS eighth-grade awards night will be Thursday, May 12, at 6 p.m. at Campbellsville High School’s Hamilton Auditorium.

CHS prom details finalized

 

Campbellsville High School seniors are preparing for the end of their high school careers, with several upcoming activities.

 

This year’s prom will be Saturday, May 14, from 9 p.m. to midnight at All Occasions. Doors close at 10 p.m.

CHS show choir concert canceled

 

Campbellsville High School show choir’s spring concert, scheduled for Sunday, May 15, has been canceled.

CHS baseball team to play in All “A” state tournament

 

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team will play in the elite eight of the All “A” state baseball tournament tomorrow at 4:30 p.m.

 

Relay for Life team contest winner announced, T-shirts on sale

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Relay for Life team hosted a T-shirt design contest recently, open to all Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school students.

 

CHS junior Kyrsten Hill’s design was chosen to be printed on the District’s team T-shirt for this year’s Relay for Life events.

 

CHS show choir to present spring concert

 

Campbellsville High School show choir will present its spring concert on Sunday, May 15.

 

CHS seniors to have professional skills training

 

Campbellsville High School seniors will undergo professional skills training on Monday, May 16.

 

Community partners from several local businesses and industries will come to CHS from 9:30 a.m. to noon to discuss soft skills and conduct mock interviews with senior students.

CMS students to learn about ATC courses

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders who are interested in taking classes at the Green County Area Technology Center are invited to an upcoming event to learn more about the center.

CES Wings Express program to have summer kickoff event

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express will kick off its summer program next week.

 

There will be games, crafts and snacks on Thursday, May 12, for those who will be attending the summer program.

CHS students to compete at national Beta convention

 

Campbellsville High School students will compete next week at the national Beta convention in New Orleans, La.

 

The CHS Beta Club repeated as state champions at the annual state convention in January. As a result, seven students won awards and advanced to the national Beta convention.

 

The national convention will be June 27-30 at New Orleans Morial Convention Center.

 

    

Tickets still available for CMS fundraisers

 

Tickets are still available for the upcoming Campbellsville Middle School 5K run/walk, barbecue dinner, auction and all-star basketball game.

 

A group of former University of Kentucky basketball players will invade CMS on Saturday, Aug. 13, all to raise money for a great cause.

CHS to take on Taylor County in Big Dawg Bowl

 

Campbellsville High School will take on Taylor County High School on Friday, Sept. 2, in the annual Big Dawg Bowl.

 

 Campbellsville High School will take on Taylor County High School on Friday, Sept. 2, in the annual Big Dawg Bowl.

CHS to host Coaches vs. Cancer events

 

Campbellsville High School is working to raise money to help find a cure for cancer.

 

There will be several special activities on Tuesday, Feb. 14, to help raise money for the American Cancer Society and have a little fun, too.

 

That evening, the CHS girls’ and boys’ varsity basketball teams will play Green County, starting with the girls’ game at 6 p.m. in the CHS gym.

 

 

Coaches vs. Cancer

CHS to name media center for former employee

 

Campbellsville High School will name its media center for long-time employee and school supporter Anne Fraim.

 

Fraim worked at CHS for 42 years in many capacities, helping students, faculty members and administrators.

 

She will be honored in a special ceremony on Monday, March 6, at 6 p.m., when the media center is named the Anne Fraim Media Center.

 

CHS to name media center for former employee

CHS honors top students

 

Campbellsville High School recently honored its top students.

 

CHS hosted its annual Top 10 percent banquet on Sunday, April 23, to honor the students making up the Top 10 percent of their class.

 

The Top 10 percent award is given to students by class based solely on their cumulative GPA. The honor is given to CHS sophomores, juniors and seniors.

 

CHS students honored at this year’s Top 10 percent banquet are, from left, front, sophomores Brandon Greer, Davon Cecil, Abbie Dicken and Reagan Knight. Second row, sophomores Jeremiah Jackson, Myles Murrell, Ryan Kearney, Ian McAninch and Elizabeth Sullivan. Third row, juniors Madison Dial, Kimberly Harden, Sara Farmer, Ryan Wiedewitsch and Bryce Richardson. Back, seniors Laura Lamb, Shauna Jones, Blair Lamb, Caroline McMahan and Murphy Lamb. Absent are senior Tiffany Stagner and juniors Alex Doss and Samuel Kessler.

CHS to host Holiday Classic

 

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

 

Games will begin on Wednesday, Dec. 28, at 4 p.m.

Changes made to CMS, CHS athletics schedules

 

Because of winter weather, several changes have been made to CMS and CHS athletic schedules.

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ and girls’ match ups against Taylor County, which were to be played on Friday, Jan. 5, have been postponed.

CMS teacher nominated for Educator of the Year award

 

Campbellsville Middle School teacher Katie Campbell is one of the top teachers in Taylor County.

 

Campbell, an exceptional child educator at CMS, is one of four teachers nominated for this year’s Campbellsville/Taylor County Chamber of Commerce Educator of the Year award.

 

The nominees were honored at the Chamber’s annual banquet on Thursday, April 27.

 

Katie Campbell, an exceptional child educator at CMS, is one of four teachers nominated for this year’s Campbellsville/Taylor County Chamber of Commerce Educator of the Year award. The nominees were honored at the Chamber’s annual banquet on Thursday, April 27. From left are Campbell’s husband Justin, Campbell and her parents, Judy and Glenn VonHandorf.

CHS teacher one of eight finalists for Teacher of the Year award

 

Campbellsville High School teacher Ben Davis has been named one of eight finalists for this year’s high school Teacher of the Year award.

 

Kentucky Department of Education and Valvoline announced on Thursday, April 6, the names of 24 teachers chosen as recipients of the 2018 Valvoline Teacher Achievement Awards.

 

Ben Davis

Infinite Campus system to be down Dec. 23-30

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students, parents, teachers and administrators will be unable to access the Infinite Campus system from Friday, Dec. 23, through Friday, Dec. 30.

 

Infinite Campus

CES students learn about the Earth

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned about the Earth.

 

In honor of Earth Day, kindergarten students learned that the Earth is full of land and water, and then colored a picture of it.

 

Students learned about recycling and why it’s important to protect the Earth.

 

CES kindergartener Jason Eggers colors a picture of the Earth.

Merry Christmas from the Eagle Family!

 

Merry Christmas

CMS softball team defeats Green County

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team defeated Green County on Wednesday, April 19.

 

In the A game, CMS came from behind to win by a score of 6-5.

 

And in the B game, CMS crushed Green County by a score of 13-1.

 

CMS sixth-grader Mary Russell jumps to avoid the ball.

CHS baseball team takes on Nelson County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team took on Nelson County on Friday, April 14.

 

CHS battled to the end, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS junior Ethan Lay and Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Arren Hash pitched for the Eagles.

 

CHS sophomore Jackson Hinton catches the ball.

CMS softball team defeats Adair County

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team defeated Adair County on Thursday, April 13.

 

In the A game, CMS fought hard but lost by a score of 8-9.

 

But in the B game, CMS easily defeated Adair County by a score of 11-2.

 

CMS sixth-grader Bri Hayes gets an out at second.

Reception for CHS senior rescheduled to Friday, Jan. 6

 

The reception to honor CHS senior Blair Lamb has been rescheduled to Friday, Jan. 6.

 

Lamb will compete in the Distinguished Young Women of Kentucky competition next week in Lexington.

 

A send-off reception for Lamb was planned for Thursday, Jan. 5, at Campbellsville Baptist Church, but has been rescheduled because of inclement weather.

 

The reception will now be on Friday, Jan. 6, at Campbellsville Christian Church from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

 

In addition to being named the Taylor County Distinguished Young Woman last June, CHS senior Blair Lamb won the Be Your Best Self Award, the overall scholastic and self-expression awards and preliminary awards in fitness, talent and interview. Lamb will compete in the state DYW program in Lexington on Jan. 13 and 14.

CHS students to interview for jobs

 

Campbellsville High School students are invited to an open job interview session on Wednesday, Feb. 22.

 

Representatives from McDonald’s will be at CHS from 3 to 5 p.m. to interview any CHS student who is age 16 and older.

CHS baseball team defeats Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School junior varsity baseball team defeated Taylor County on Wednesday, April 12.

 

Final score was 4-2.

 

CHS junior Ethan Lay catches the ball at second.

CIS students invited to Back to School Bash

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students are invited to attend a Back to School Bash at Kroger in Green River Plaza on Friday, Aug. 5, from 4 to 10 p.m.

CMS volleyball tryouts are Dec. 9

 

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball team tryouts are approaching.

 

Players interested in trying out are encouraged to attend conditioning on Friday, Dec. 2, from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at the school.

 

Tryouts will be on Friday, Dec. 9, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.

 

volleyball

CES students prepare for state testing

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-graders are working hard to prepare for state testing.

 

The students will undergo testing from May 2-4.

 

Students in Hannah Jones’s class have been working hard to practice for the math portion of the test.

 

CES third-grade teacher Hannah Jones helps Rihanna Anderson and Brayden Paiz with a sample test question.

CES Back to School nights moved to CHS gym

 

Because of ongoing construction, Campbellsville Elementary School’s upcoming Back to School nights have been moved to the Campbellsville High School gymnasium.

 

The nights are geared toward providing students and their parents the information they need for a successful 2016-2017 school year.

CMS students collecting supplies, raising money for Hurricane Matthew victims

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are collecting supplies and raising money for those who lost their belongings as a result of Hurricane Matthew.

 

Widespread damage was reported in South Carolina, North Carolina, Georgia and Florida, and internationally.

 

CMS

CES students have fun at testing kickoff party

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-graders had fun on Friday, April 28, during a party to kick off this year’s state standardized testing.

 

Students had fun playing soccer and tag, throwing Frisbees and hula hooping.

 

They were also treated to ice cream sundaes that they topped with cookies, marshmallows, chocolate syrup and much more.

 

CES third-grader Ryder Murphy kicks the ball.     CES third-grader Arianna Childers adds chocolate syrup to her ice cream sundae.

CHS football team to begin season Friday, Aug. 19

 

Campbellsville High School football team will begin its season on Friday, Aug. 19, playing in the Scottie Bowl at Glasgow High School.

CES to host Grandparent Day celebration

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host its annual Grandparent Day celebration on Friday, Dec. 9.

 

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

 

CES

CMS boys’ basketball games rescheduled for Jan. 11

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ basketball games versus Taylor County Middle School, originally planned for Thursday, Jan. 5, will now be played on Wednesday, Jan. 11.

 

Sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade match ups will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the TCMS gym.

 

The games were rescheduled because of inclement weather.

 

Lynn Kearney coaches the sixth- and eighth-grade teams. Joseph Taylor is the seventh-grade coach.

CES students learn about music

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned all about percussion.

 

Campbellsville University Steel Band members came to CES to perform and to teach students about music and how to play the drums.

 

CES students were chosen from the audience to perform with the band.

 

CES kindergartener Tristian Harris plays the steel drum, with help from CU Steel Band member Chris Blakley.

CHS girls’, boys’ basketball teams to play in Tip-Off Classic

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ basketball teams will play in the Domino’s Pizza Tip-Off Classic on Saturday, Dec. 3.

CES hosts parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently hosted parent-teacher conferences.

 

On Thursday, April 27, teachers were available to meet with students and their parents to discuss grades from the fourth nine-week grading period.

 

CES first-grade teacher Shirley Cox talks with a parent.

CHS softball team to host parent meeting

 

Campbellsville High School softball team will host a parents’ meeting on Thursday, Dec. 1.

 

The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. in the school’s cafeteria.

CES students to undergo state testing

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students will undergo state standardized testing next week.

 

Third-graders – the only students to test at CES – will test on May 2-4.

 

Recently, first-graders in Lisa Mardis’s class made cards for the third-graders.

 

CES first-graders Kinsley Graham, at left, and Javion Milby make cards for third-grade students.

CHS boys’ basketball Booster Club to host jamboree

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball Booster Club will host a jamboree for middle school teams on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 4 and 5.

 

The tournament is a fundraiser for CHS boys’ basketball.

 

Admission is $5 per day, and no passes will be accepted. Children younger than 6 will be admitted free.

CHS junior class to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School junior class will host a fundraiser on Tuesday, Nov. 15.

 

Juniors will receive 15 percent of dine-in, pick-up and delivery sales at Gatti’s Pizza from 11 a.m. to closing.

 

When ordering, tell the cashier you want to support the CHS junior class.

CMS students ready to ‘take a bite’ out of state testing

 

Campbellsville Middle School students have been preparing for upcoming state standardized testing.

 

Fourth-grade students have been preparing to “take a bite out of K-PREP” by coloring paper watermelons and decorating their hallways.

 

CMS fourth-grader Aiden Eastridge colors his watermelon.

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 to students.

 

Tammy Sexton reads to CES second-graders.

CHS KYA members selling gummy bears

 

Campbellsville High School KYA members are selling gummy bears as a fundraiser.

 

All proceeds from the sale will go toward paying for students to attend the KYA convention this year.

CHS seniors to host car wash fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School senior students and parents will host a car wash on Saturday, April 15, to raise money for project graduation.

 

The fundraiser will be from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Advance Auto Parts.

 

Cost is donations only, and all money collected will go toward project graduation.

 

Campbellsville High School

CHS hosts blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School students and staff members are saving lives.

 

CHS hosted a blood drive on Friday, April 28.

 

The goal for the drive was to collect 25 blood donations, and 25 donations were collected.

 

CHS teacher Tammy Wilson holds sophomore Lauren Williams’s hand as she prepares to donate blood.

CHS student to perform in ‘My Fair Lady’

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Gracyne Hash will perform in the upcoming Campbellsville University production of “My Fair Lady.”

 

Hash portrays a flower girl and performs in the servant chorus. She has a speaking and singing role.

 

CES students to raise money for Crusade for Children

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students will raise money for the local Crusade for Children donation drive.

 

On Friday, March 3, CES students can pay $1 to wear a hat for the day.

 

All money raised will be donated to Crusade for Children, which benefits local children.

CES students make musical instruments

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently made their own musical instruments.

 

CES celebrated Music Week the week of April 24-28, with dress-up days for students and staff members and other activities.

 

All instruments are now on display in the school library.

 

CES third-graders made their own musical instruments as part of the school’s Music Week celebration.

CMS to host dance

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host a dance on Friday, April 21.

 

The dance will be for all CMS students, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in the multi-purpose room.

 

Campbellsville Middle School

CES celebrates Music Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School celebrated Music Week this week, with dress-up days for students and staff members.

 

The dress-up days coincided with genres of music. Those who dressed up entered their names into a drawing for prizes.

 

Friday was Beach Day.

 

Students and staff members dressed in their favorite beach wear.

 

CES students dress for Beach Day.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of April 24.

 

From left, front, are kindergartener Melody Ward, first-graders Braxton Giles-Osinger and Ammarissa Nunez, kindergartener Alex Eggers, second-graders Malia Thompson and Gavin Martin and kindergarteners Karter Young and Justice Nelson. Back, third-graders Alexis Roddy, Jalen Embry and Maliyah Harris, second-grader Annabelle Brockman, first-graders Aiden Forrest and Elizabeth Foster, second-grader Carson Ford and third-grader Eleana Brewer. Absent from the photo is first-grader Bree Farmer.

CIS employees invited to education forum

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ employees are invited to attend an education forum on Thursday, Dec. 29.

 

State Rep. John “Bam” Carney, R-Campbellsville, and State Sen. Max Wise, R-Campbellsville, will host the forum at Campbellsville University from 5 to 7 p.m. at Gheens Recital Hall.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of April 24.

 

From left are third-grader Daniel Shively, first-grader Jayden Cox and second-grader Marissa Sumners. Absent from the photo is kindergartener Joey Bledsoe.

CHS powderpuff game rescheduled

 

Because of rain and potential thunderstorms, tonight's CHS homecoming powderpuff football game has been postponed until Monday, Oct. 24, at 6 p.m. at the CHS football field.

CHS to host basketball jamboree

 

Campbellsville High School Boys’ Basketball Booster Club will host a sixth-grade basketball jamboree on Saturday, Nov. 12.

 

Games will be in the CHS gym, and will start at 1:30 p.m.

CHS boys’, girls’ basketball teams to play in basketball jamboree

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ and girls’ basketball teams will play in the Campbellsville University Basketball Jamboree on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 18 and 19.

CHS senior to bowl at Lindsey Wilson College

 

Campbellsville High School senior Vera Brown will continue her academic and bowling careers at Lindsey Wilson College.
 
Brown will officially sign her letter of intent in a special ceremony tomorrow at 4:30 p.m. in the CHS library.
 
CHS senior to bowl at Lindsey Wilson College
CES celebrates Music Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School is celebrating Music Week this week, with dress-up days for students and staff members.

 

The dress-up days coincide with genres of music. Those who dress up will be able to enter their names into a drawing for prizes.

 

Thursday was 1980s Day.

 

Students and staff members wore big hair, bright colors and layers.

 

CES students dress for 1980s Day.

CES Wings Express to host Family Night

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students and staff members will host Family Night on Thursday, Nov. 3.

 

Activities are planned from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the CES cafeteria.

CMS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of May 1.

 

From left, front, are fifth-grader Alexis Sharp and fourth-graders Kyra Parker and Gabriel Noyola. Back, eighth-graders Hannah Keith and Taylor Knight, seventh-grader Tayler Thompson and sixth-graders Wesley Reynolds and Whitney Frashure.

Back to School nights planned at CES, CMS and CHS

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools will host back to school nights in coming weeks to help students prepare for the 2016-2017 school year.

 

Students will be able to tour their school, meet their teachers and see their classrooms.

 

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Trenton Popplewell recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Trenton Popplewell

CMS students to be honored at end-of-the-year events

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are preparing for the end of the school year.

 

And CMS eighth-graders are preparing to become Campbellsville High School freshmen.

 

This year’s eighth-grade recognition ceremony will be Sunday, May 7, at 2 p.m. at Hamilton Auditorium.

 

Eighth-graders will celebrate together that evening from 5 to 7 p.m. at Phillips Lanes Bowling Alley.

 

Campbellsville Middle School

CMS, CHS students to participate in Fourth District choir

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students have been chosen to participate in the Fourth District Junior High Chorus and the Fourth District Choral Festival on Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 26 and 27.

CES celebrates Music Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School is celebrating Music Week this week, with dress-up days for students and staff members.

 

The dress-up days coincide with genres of music. Those who dress up will be able to enter their names into a drawing for prizes.

 

Wednesday was 1960s and 1970s Day.

 

Students and staff members wore tie-dye shirts and peace symbols.

 

CES students dress for 1960s/1070s Day.

CHS football team to host kickoff dinner and auction

 

Campbellsville High School football team will host its third annual kickoff dinner and auction on Sunday, Aug. 7.

 

CMS boys’ basketball team to play in CKMSAC tournament

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ sixth-grade basketball team will play in the Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference tournament on Saturday, Jan. 7.

 

In addition to CMS, the CKMSAC includes Adair, Casey, Green, Hart, Metcalfe, Russell and Taylor County middle schools.

 

The tournament starts at 10 a.m. in the Campbellsville High School gym.

CHS names Eagle Excellence award winners

 

Campbellsville High School recently announced its Eagle Excellence award winners for March.

 

Eagle Excellence awards honor students who excel in eight specific academic areas. Winners are chosen each month, and can come from any grade level.

 

 

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CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host a blood drive on Friday, March 3, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

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

CHS prom is Saturday night

 

Campbellsville High School students are gearing up for the prom on Saturday, April 29.

 

This year’s theme is “A Night in Paris.”

 

CHS art students have been working on props for the night for the past several weeks.

 

On Saturday, prom activities will begin with prom walk, which will be in the CHS gym from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m.

 

CHS art students have been making props, like this one, for this year’s prom, which is Saturday.

CHS to host Forcht Bank Bowl

 

Campbellsville High School will host its eighth annual Forcht Bank Bowl on Aug. 26 and 27 at Campbellsville University.

CIS choirs to perform

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a fall choir concert on Sunday, Oct. 23.

 

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

CHS football team to take on Russellville in state playoffs

 

Campbellsville High School football team has advanced to the second round of state playoffs.

 

Campbellsville High School football team has advanced to the second round of state playoffs.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

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

 

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

CHS students to receive free nail products

 

Campbellsville High School students can receive free nail products from the Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center.

 

Students can go to the center, located at Campbellsville High School, and receive nail polish, polish strips, nail stickers and more.

 

Campbellsville High School students can receive free nail products from the Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center.

CHS softball team to host chili supper and auction

 

Campbellsville High School softball team will host a chili supper and auction on Friday, Jan. 13.

 

That night, the CHS girls’ and boys’ basketball teams will take on Marion County, starting with the girls’ match up at 6 p.m. in the CHS gym.

 

The chili supper will be in the CHS cafeteria from 5 to 7:30 p.m.

CES Art Club students paint, make flowers

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are having fun participating in the school’s Art Club.

 

CES art teacher Adrienne Hash sponsors the club, and invites students to join based on interest in art, an assessment they complete and their classroom performance.

 

Art Club students meet with Hash once a week during the school day to learn about artists and art techniques.

 

CES third-grader Chyanne Christie holds her Vincent Van Gogh-inspired flower.

CHS senior to play football at Kentucky State University

 

Campbellsville High School senior Micah Corley will continue his football career at Kentucky State University.

 

Corley will sign his letter of intent in a special ceremony on Monday, Feb. 6, at 4:30 p.m. in the CHS media center.

 

All friends, family members, coaches and teammates are invited to attend.

 

Campbellsville High School senior Micah Corley will continue his football career at Kentucky State University. He will sign his letter of intent in a special ceremony on Monday, Feb. 6, at 4:30 p.m. in the CHS media center.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of April 24.

 

From left are junior Logan Cole, sophomore Jeremiah Jackson, freshman Gavin Johnson and senior Murphy Lamb.

CHS tennis teams to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ and girls’ tennis teams will host a fundraiser at Gatti’s Pizza.

 

The teams will receive 15 percent of proceeds from all orders on Thursday, Jan. 26, from open to close.

 

Those who want to support the tennis teams should mention the fundraiser.

CHS students complete certifications

 

Campbellsville High School students are working hard to become college and career ready.

 

On Wednesday, April 26, several students completed family and consumer sciences industry certification.

 

Kayla Atkinson

CHS FCA group to host prayer walk

 

Campbellsville High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes group will host a prayer walk on Wednesday, Feb. 8, at 3:30 p.m.

 

The walk will begin in front of the CHS campus.

 

CHS FCA

CES preschool students study the letter Q

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are working hard to learn the alphabet in their preparation for kindergarten.

 

Each week, students focus on learning a specific letter.

 

Recently, students in Denise Spencer’s class learned all about the letter Q.

 

CES preschool students Triton Bradshaw, at left, and Andrew Stout talk as they practice writing the letter Q.

CHS to participate in ‘Dig Pink’ activities at volleyball game

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball players will participate in “Dig Pink” activities next week to help raise money for breast cancer research.

 

CHS basketball teams to participate in ‘Thrill in the Ville’

 

Campbellsville High School Pep Club will host a “Thrill in the Ville” basketball preview night on Monday, Nov. 21, in the CHS gym.

 

CHS girls’ and boys’ basketball teams will participate in the event, which begins at 6 p.m.

CES preschool school year to end next week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students will finish the 2016-2017 school year next week.

 

The final day of school for preschoolers is Thursday, May 4.

 

Students will perform their final musical for their classmates, family members and friends at 9 a.m. in the CES gym.

 

CES preschool teacher Sherry Cowherd helps Jacob Parrish make the t-shirt he will wear at the end of the year musical performance on Thursday, May 4.

CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host a blood drive on Friday, Oct. 14, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

CES celebrates Music Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School is celebrating Music Week this week, with dress-up days for students and staff members.

 

The dress-up days coincide with genres of music. Those who dress up will be able to enter their names into a drawing for prizes.

 

Tuesday was 1950s Day.

 

Students and staff members wore jeans, poodle skirts and slick-backed hair.

 

CES students dress for 1950s Day.

CHS track team selling fruit

 

Campbellsville High School track team members are selling fruit to raise money for the upcoming season.

 

Brochures for the items being sold are available at Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school main offices.

CMS girls’ basketball tryouts set for May 3

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball tryouts for the 2017-2018 school year have been scheduled.

 

Tryouts will be Wednesday, May 3, from 3:30 to 5 p.m. in the Campbellsville Elementary School gymnasium.

 

Transportation will be provided from CMS to the CES gym.

 

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CES, CMS to celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville elementary and middle schools will celebrate 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.

 

This year, Red Ribbon Week is Oc. 24-28.

Campbellsville Independent Schools to host cheerleading league

 

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

 

Those eligible to participate are students attending Campbellsville Independent Schools or Kentucky Christian Academy.

CMS track team picks up wins in Green County

 

Campbellsville Middle School track team picked up several wins at a meet in Green County on Monday, April 24.

 

Seventh-grader Kitana Taylor finished third in the 100-meter dash and seventh in the 200-meter dash.

 

Aun Daya Coleman, also a seventh-grader, finished fifth in the 100-meter dash and sixth in the 200.

 

Campbellsville Middle School track team picked up several wins at a meet in Green County on Monday, April 24. Seventh-grader Kitana Taylor, at right, finished third in the 100-meter dash and seventh in the 200-meter dash.

CHS homecoming events to culminate with Eagle Family Night, football game

 

Campbellsville High School will celebrate football homecoming next week, with dress up days, games, the crowning of a king and queen, a powderpuff football game, parade and Eagle Family Night.

 

This year’s CHS football homecoming candidates are, from left, front, freshmen Gavin Johnson, Isabella Osborne, Matthew Oliver and Taylor Brewer. Second row, sophomores Mariah Lowery, Tatem Wiseman, Lane Bottoms and Charlie Pettigrew. Third row, juniors Josh Tamez, Etiyah Thompson, Adrian Richardson and Missy Vanorder. Back, seniors Daniel Silva, Caylie Blair, Kailey Morris, Brenna Wethington, Caroline McMahan and Stone Williams. Absent from the photo are seniors Logan Brown and Murphy Lamb.     Eagle Family Night will get underway at 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 21. The annual event will be from 5 to 7 p.m. for all Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students and parents.

CES celebrates Music Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School is celebrating Music Week this week, with dress-up days for students and staff members.

 

The dress-up days coincide with genres of music. Those who dress up will be able to enter their names into a drawing for prizes.

 

Monday was Country/Western Day.

 

CES students dress for Country/Western Day.

CIS youth football signups are Aug. 11, 13

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host registration for 8U, 10U and 12U youth football leagues on Thursday, Aug. 11, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, Aug. 13, from 11 a.m. to noon at the Campbellsville High School practice football field.

CES kindergarteners learn rhythm

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students recently learned about keeping a steady rhythm in their music class.

 

In Cyndi Chadwick’s class, students learned how to play rhythm sticks, shakers, strikers, scrapers and much more.

 

CES kindergartener Robert Atwood laughs as he plays the rhythm sticks.

CES students play the rhythm sticks

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned how to play the rhythm sticks.

 

In Cyndi Chadwick’s music class, first-grade students are learning about keeping a steady rhythm.

 

Lindsey Wilson College education student Tyler Cook teaches CES first-graders how to play the rhythm sticks.

CHS girls’, boys’ basketball teams to play in 20th district tournament

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ and girls’ basketball teams will play in the 20th district tournament this week at Adair County High School.

 

The girls’ tournament begins on Tuesday, Feb. 21.

 

At 6:30 p.m., Marion County will take on Taylor County. After that game, at 8 p.m., the CHS Lady Eagles will take on Adair County.

 

The CHS boys’ team will play Adair County on Wednesday, Feb. 22. Game time is 7:30 p.m.

 

CHS girls’, boys’ basketball teams to play in 20th district tournament

CES second-graders have Super Bowl party

 

Campbellsville Elementary School second-graders recently had fun at their own Super Bowl party.

 

Students enjoyed special snacks, played football games together and took a survey to see which team the most students believed would win.

 

From left, CES special education teacher Will Griffin, second grade teachers Tonya Hagan, Tracey Rinehart and Melanie Cox and Wings Express Director Amanda Barnett take a photo at the second-grade Super Bowl party.

CMS Beta and Y-Clubs to host dance, basketball tournament

 

Campbellsville Middle School Beta Club and Y-Club will host two fundraisers on Friday, Nov. 18.

 

The clubs will host a dance from 5 to 7 p.m. in the school’s multipurpose room.

 

Also, the clubs will host a four-on-four basketball tournament at the same time in the Campbellsville High School gymnasium.

CMS students raise money for cancer research

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-graders Olivia Fields and Karley Morris recently helped raise money for children’s cancer research.

 

On Saturday, April 22, Fields and Morris participated in the “Color to Conquer” race.

 

All money from entry fees and donations collected will go toward the community’s annual St. Baldrick's fundraiser to support children's cancer research.

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-graders Karley Morris, at left, and Olivia Fields recently helped raise money for children’s cancer research by participating in the community’s “Color to Conquer” run. At the beginning of the race, their shirts were white. But at the end, the shirts were very colorful.

CHS students to raise money for cancer research

 

Campbellsville High School students are raising money for cancer research, and the deadline to donate has been extended.

 

CHS Family, Career and Community Leaders of America students are conducting a “Pennies for Patients” drive to collect money for leukemia and lymphoma cancer research.

 

The deadline to donate was Friday, April 28, but has been extended to Friday, May 5.

 

Pennies for Patients

CHS seniors preparing for graduation

 

Campbellsville High School seniors will graduate in a few weeks, and many special activities are planned.

 

Several scholarships are still available to students, including the Anne Fraim scholarship, which is $500, and the George Caldwell Jr. Memorial Fund scholarship, also $500.

 

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CHS to host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville High School will host parent-teacher conferences on Monday, Feb. 13.

 

Conferences will be from 5 to 6:30 p.m., and teachers will be available to meet with students and their parents to discuss grades from the third nine-week grading period.

 

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CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host a blood drive on Friday, April 28, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

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

 

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CES students selling pizza to raise money for musical performances


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

CMS basketball team selling championship shirts

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ basketball team is selling season and tournament championship shirts.

 

The team won the Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference regular season and tournament championship this season.

 

CMS BB Chamipionship Shirts Front     CMS BB Chamipionship Shirts Back

CHS softball team takes on Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team battled Taylor County on Monday, April 10.

 

In the varsity match up, CHS played hard but couldn’t come up with the win.

 

CHS seniors Brenna Wethington, at left, and Kailey Morris share a laugh between innings.

CMS to host basketball game, 5K run/walk fundraisers


A group of former University of Kentucky Wildcat basketball players will invade Campbellsville this fall, all to raise money for a great cause.

 

CHS soccer team fundraiser deadline extended

 

The deadline to order Campbellsville High School soccer team t-shirts has been extended.

 

CMS to host student-led conferences

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host student-led conferences on Monday, Nov. 21.

 

Conferences will be from 5 to 7 p.m., and teachers will be on hand to meet with students and parents to discuss grades.

CES Wings Express program to host family night

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express program will host Family Night on Tuesday, Feb. 21.

 

Activities will be in the CES cafeteria from 5 to 6 p.m.

 

There will be free food, bingo, math games and much more.

 

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CMS baseball team blanks Adair County

 

Campbellsville Middle School baseball team recently defeated Adair County.

 

In the A game, CMS won by a score of 10-0.

 

Eighth-grader Tristin Faulkner pitched four innings, allowing no walks and striking out six.

 

CMS seventh-grader Seth Hash pitches a four-inning shutout.

CMS students collecting food, water for flood victims

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are helping those in need.

 

Students are collecting food and water for those impacted by flooding in Louisiana.

CHS golf player signs with LWC

 

Campbellsville High School senior Noah Wagers will continue his academic and golf career this fall at Lindsey Wilson College.

 

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

 

“A very special day for Noah Wagers,” CHS Principal Kirby Smith said. “We’re very excited for Noah to further his education, first and foremost, and to play sport that he loves.”

 

Campbellsville High School senior Noah Wagers will continue his academic and golf career this fall at Lindsey Wilson College. Wagers recently signed his letter of intent in a special ceremony with family, friends, teammates and coaches. From left are his parents, Steve and Kim Wagers, and in back is LWC golf coach Eric Wyrick.

CHS softball team to host tournament

 

Campbellsville High School softball team will host a girls’ fast pitch tournament for those ages 10 and younger on Saturday, June 11.

CHS tennis player signs with CU

 

Campbellsville High School senior Kyrsten Hill will continue her academic and tennis career at Campbellsville University this fall.

 

She recently signed her letter of intent in a special ceremony with her family, friends, teammates and coaches.

 

“This is an exciting time for us, Kyrsten and her family,” CHS Principal Kirby Smith said.

 

Campbellsville High School senior Kyrsten Hill will continue her academic and tennis career at Campbellsville University this fall. She recently signed her letter of intent in a special ceremony with her family, friends, teammates and coaches. From left, front, are Hill’s mother Tonya, Hill and CU head tennis coach Kristen Hamrick. Back, Hill’s father Jonathan, Hill’s boyfriend Chanse Jernigan, Hill’s tennis teammate Shauna Jones, who is also a senior, and CHS tennis coach Bradley Harris.

CHS project graduation details announced

 

Campbellsville High School seniors are preparing for the end of their high school careers, with several upcoming events.

 

Graduation will be Saturday, May 21, at 11 a.m. at Hamilton Auditorium. Project graduation will follow that evening, from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. in the CHS gymnasium.

CHS tennis teams take on LaRue

 

Campbellsville High School tennis teams recently took on LaRue County.

 

For the girls’ team, CHS lost by a score of 2-3.

 

CHS freshman Victoria Cox won her singles match. And Cox and senior Mallory Haley won their doubles match.

 

CHS senior Zack Settle returns a serve.

CIS superintendent receives ‘exemplary’ evaluation

 

Campbellsville independent Schools’ top leader has been given an “exemplary” evaluation.

 

During the regular Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, June 13, Superintendent Mike Deaton received an “exemplary” rating on his annual evaluation.

 

CHS band selling t-shirts

 

Campbellsville High School Marching Band is selling t-shirts, long-sleeved shirts and hooded sweatshirts.

 

 Campbellsville High School Marching Band is selling t-shirts, long-sleeved shirts and hooded sweatshirts.

CHS girls’, boys’ track teams win at Heartland Conference

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ and girls’ track team members brought home several medals and ribbons from the Heartland Conference meet on Thursday, April 20, in Green County.

 

The girls’ team finished in third place out of six teams.

 

And the boys’ team finished fifth out of six.

 

CHS track team members who received medals and ribbons at the Heartland Conference meet on Thursday, April 20, in Green County are, from left, front, sophomore Lauren Williams, Campbellsville Middle School seventh-graders Aun Daya Coleman and Kitana Taylor, sophomores Tristan Johnson and Evan McAninch and eighth-grader Jake Dicken. Second row, CHS freshman Jasmine Coro, sophomore Skyler Burchett, junior Christian Berry, freshman Taliyah Hazelwood and sophomores Daesean Vancleave and Ian McAninch. Back, freshman Isis Coleman, sophomores Natalie Caldwell and Joe Pipes and freshmen Zoe McAninch and Katelyn Miller.

CES construction project on schedule

 

Construction at CES is going well, and is right on schedule.

 

At the regular Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, May 9, Board members heard about the progress on the project.

Children’s author visits CES

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned about the circus from a children’s author.

 

Jowana Lamb, author of “Makhi and the Runaway Elephant,” came to CES to read her book to students and to discuss with them how books are published.

 

CMS to host book fair

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host a book fair this week and next.

 

The book fair will be in the school’s media center and begins on Wednesday, April 19, and will end Tuesday, April 25, at noon.

 

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CES students named Leaders of the Month

 

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

 

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

 

From left, front, are second-grader Trever Lasley, third-grader John Gholston and first-grader Shylan Dunn. Second row, first-grader Parker Hamilton, second-grader Evan Cundiff, kindergarteners Caleb Goodson and Gage Henderson, second-grader Baylee Pike, third-grader Raelyn Dunn, second-grader Caleigh Underwood and third-grader Ethan Irwin. Back, third-grader Zehavah Negron, first-graders Kevin Bradfield, Sawyer Lange and Brendan Martin, second-grader Peyton Mitchell, kindergartener Bentley Shively, third-grader Keaton Hord and kindergartener Braxton Rhodes. Absent from the photo is first-grader Jaxson Hunt.

CES students learn about arts careers

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned about careers in the arts from Campbellsville University students.

 

CHS baseball, softball teams head to Florida

 

Campbellsville High School baseball and softball teams are traveling to Florida for their annual spring break trips.

 

The teams have scheduled several games for the week of April 3, in addition to some time to enjoy the Florida sun.

 

CHS fans can download the Game Changer mobile app to follow the games pitch by pitch.

CHS fishing team to compete in KHSAAA regionals

 

Campbellsville High School’s fishing team will compete in the Kentucky High School Athletic Association’s regional competition this weekend.

 

CHS will fish on Friday, April 21, and Saturday, April 22, at Lake Cumberland.

 

If the CHS students finish in 16th place or higher, they will qualify to participate in the KHSAA state tournament on Friday, May 12, and Saturday, May 13, at Kentucky Lake.

 

The Campbellsville High School fishing team for the 2016-2017 school year is, from left, front, Campbellsville Middle School seventh-graders Dakota Harris and Seth Hash, CHS senior Jon Tanner Coppage, junior Austin Carter and freshman Cole Kidwell. Back, freshmen Gabriel Gutierrez and Dalton Brown and juniors Tosye Cox, Connor Wilson, Caleb Hughes and Bryce Richardson.

CHS softball players named to Class A all-state teams

 

Campbellsville High School softball players Paige Dabney and Brenna Wethington have been named to the Class A all-state softball teams.

 

Dabney, who graduated from CHS in May, was named to the second team. Wethington, who will be a senior at CHS in August, was named to the first team.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools to host basketball league

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a developmental basketball league for boys and girls in kindergarten through fifth-grade, starting in November.

 

Those eligible to attend are students attending Campbellsville Independent Schools or Kentucky Christian Academy.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a developmental basketball league for boys and girls in kindergarten through fifth-grade, starting in November.

CKMSAC basketball tournaments begin Thursday, Jan. 19

 

Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference boys’ basketball tournaments will begin on Thursday, Jan. 19.

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ seventh- and eighth-grade teams will compete in first round play on Friday, Jan. 20.

 

In addition to CMS, the CKMSAC includes Adair, Casey, Green, Hart, Metcalfe, Russell and Taylor county middle schools.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of April 17.

 

From left, front, are kindergartener Leah Covey, second-graders Kadin Coppage and Aliyah Meadows and kindergarteners Nevaeh Shofner, Treshaun Robinson and Kira Dotson. Back, third-graders Paige Ritchie, Cohutta Giles and Madison Philpott, second-grader David McFarland, third-grader Jon Releford and first-grader Caleb Ortiz. Absent from the photo are first-grader Kenady Hayes and second-grader Jazzlyn Cox.

CHS FCCLA members win awards at state meeting

 

Campbellsville High School FCCLA members recently competed at the Kentucky Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America state meeting and brought home several awards.

 

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of April 17.

 

From left are third-grader Amaya Anguiano, first-grader Lillian Martin, second-grader Dorothy Shively and kindergartener Melody Ward.

CMS, CHS football coaches to host free camp

 

Campbellsville middle and high school football coaches will host a free football camp on June 1-3 on the CHS practice football field.

CMS softball, football players battle during softball game

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball and football players recently played a game of softball as a team building exercise.

 

CHS band to host mattress fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School band will host a mattress fundraiser on Sunday, Oct. 23.

 

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

 

CHS student featured in Imagine Academy newsletter

 

Campbellsville High School junior Cody Davis is featured in a state-wide newsletter.

 

Davis is featured in the Kentucky Imagine Academy newsletter and wrote a testimonial about completing Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

He completed the certification in November, and, since then, he has performed work in Microsoft Excel for a local business.

 

Cody Davis

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

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball coaches will host a “Hoop It Up” basketball clinic on June 6-9 at the CHS gym.

More than 30 participate in ‘Hoop It Up’ basketball camp

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball coaches hosted a “Hoop It Up” basketball clinic on June 6-9 at the CHS gym.

 

More than 30 students entering first through eighth grades participated.

 

CHS FCA group selling shirts

 

Campbellsville High School’s Fellowship of Christian Athletes group is selling shirts.

 

CHS FCA group selling shirts

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of April 17.

 

From left are freshman Gracyne Hash, junior Austin Cox, sophomore Josh Dooley and senior Laura Lamb.

CHS athletic department hosts ‘12 Days of Christmas’ Raffle

 

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

 

This year, the prizes are all cash awards.

CMS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of April 24.

 

From left are fourth-grader Jaxon Garrett, sixth-grader BreAnna Humphress, eighth-grader Chloe Cox, fourth-grader Kaylyn Lawson, seventh-grader Xierra Underwood and fifth-grader Kaden Bloyd.

CES second-graders to perform percussion showcase

 

Campbellsville Elementary School second-graders will perform a percussion showcase next week.

 

On Tuesday, April 25, students will perform for their classmates, friends and family members.

 

The performance will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the CES gym.

 

CES second-grader Angelina Babbs, at left, and Kendall Cruz play a song on the boomwhacker.

CIS to host Veterans Day program

 

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

 

The ceremony will be on Thursday, Nov. 10, from 9 to 9:30 a.m. in the Campbellsville High School gym.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a Veterans Day program for local veterans and community members.  The ceremony will be on Thursday, Nov. 10, from 9 to 9:30 a.m. in the Campbellsville High School gym.

CHS students spread the word about Campbellsville Independent Schools

 

Campbellsville High School students on the Eagle News Team host shows on three local radio stations.

 

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

 

CHS Eagle News Team members for the 2016-2017 school year are, from left, front, senior Vera Brown, sophomore Andrea Bryant, senior Jaleel Cowan and freshman Zoe McAninch. Back, juniors Connor Wilson and Austin Fitzgerald and seniors Zack Settle and Kyrsten Hill.

More than 50 attend CHS football camp

 

Campbellsville middle and high school football coaches hosted a free football camp on June 1-3 on the CHS practice football field, with more than 50 attending.

 

CES to celebrate Music Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will celebrate Music Week next week, April 24-28, with dress-up days for students and staff members.

 

The dress-up days coincide with genres of music. Those who dress up will be able to enter their names into a drawing for prizes.

 

 

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CMS seventh-grade students to raise money for flood victims

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grade students are raising money to help flood victims.

CHS students working toward college, career readiness

 

Campbellsville High School students are working hard to become college and career ready.

 

Several students recently took exams to move them toward achieving college and career ready status.

 

Campbellsville High School

CHS baseball players honored at Family Day

 

Campbellsville High School baseball players were recently honored at the team’s annual Family Day end of the season potluck.

 

CMS girls’ basketball players honored at banquet

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball players were recently honored with a banquet to recognize them for their hard work this season.

 

CES students learn to create texture in artwork

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned how to create visual texture in their artwork.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art classes, students have been studying what patterns artists use to show texture.

 

Students were asked to look at a piece of art and see if they can tell what the object feels like just by seeing it. 

 

CES second-grader Sophia Santos adds texture to her animal drawing.

CES first-graders read to second-graders

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students in Shirley Cox’s first-grade class recently practiced writing stories.

 

CES cafeteria worker receives Dare to Soar award

 

Campbellsville Elementary School cafeteria worker Eveleen Burkhead has received this month’s Dare to Soar award.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Mike Deaton made the presentation at the Campbellsville Board of Education’s regular meeting on Monday, April 17.

 

In reading a letter written by CES Cafeteria Manager Anita Haulk nominating Burkhead for the award, Deaton read that she is always on time for work and rarely misses a day.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School cafeteria worker Eveleen Burkhead received this month’s Dare to Soar award from Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Mike Deaton.

CES third-graders study weather

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students in Marcia Sharp’s third-grade science class recently studied weather.

 

CHS students to tour EKU campus

 

Campbellsville High School juniors and seniors interested in attending college at Eastern Kentucky University will soon be able to tour the campus.

 

Angie Travis, college and career readiness counselor at CHS, will take 30 juniors and seniors to tour the EKU campus in Richmond on Thursday, Sept. 8.

CHS band selling poinsettias

 

Campbellsville High School band is once again selling poinsettias as a fundraiser.

 

The poinsettias come in several colors, including pink, white, red and a mix of pink and white.

 

Cost is $10 each.

CMS to host canned food drive

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host a Souperbowl canned food drive to benefit the Taylor County Food Pantry.

 

The drive is from Monday, Feb. 6, through Friday, Feb. 10, and is a competition for the CMS leadership classes.

CES Wings Express students make treat bags for third-graders

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently made treat bags for third-grade students who will take state standardized tests in coming weeks.

 

Wings Express students sorted bags of Smarties, peppermints, Tootsie Rolls and Starburst candies to give a students a treat for when they test.

 

Third-graders – the only students to take the tests at CES – will test on May 2, 3 and 4.

 

CES second-graders, from left, Jayden Moore, Maddox Hawkins and Damien Clark sort Tootsie Rolls for third-graders.

CHS junior is regional track champion, will compete at state

 

Campbellsville High School junior Austyn Thornton is a regional track champion, and will compete at state on Saturday, May 28.

 

CMS students learn about nutrition

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently learned about nutrition in their physical education class.

 

In Weston Jones’s class, students spend several weeks learning about health and then several weeks doing physical activity.

 

Fourth-, fifth- and sixth-grade students recently learned about having a balanced and healthy diet.

 

CMS physical education teacher Weston Jones talks to fourth-, fifth- and sixth-graders about the importance of a healthy and balanced diet.

CES students learn about reptiles, amphibians

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned all about reptiles and amphibians.

 

CES to host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host parent-teacher conferences on Thursday, April 27.

 

Teachers will be available from 4 to 5:30 p.m. for parents and students to discuss grades from the fourth nine-week grading period.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School

CES students have fun searching for Easter eggs

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students had fun last week searching for Easter eggs.

 

To celebrate the Easter holiday, students enjoyed many Easter crafts and activities and searched to find the more than 1,000 eggs hidden on the CES track.

 

CES first-grader Lucian Abel searches for Easter eggs.

CIS summer feeding program begins

 

Children who need a free breakfast and lunch this summer can come to Campbellsville Independent Schools.

 

CIS began its summer feeding program on Monday, May 23.

CES Wings Express students take trip to Green River Lake

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently took a field trip to Green River Lake.

 

CHS tennis teams battle Grayson, Taylor counties

 

Campbellsville High School tennis teams recently took on Grayson and Taylor counties.

 

The boys’ team defeated Taylor County by a score of 3-2.

 

CHS junior Jackson Hunt and freshman Patrick Walker were singles winners, and senior Zack Settle and junior Cass Kidwell won their doubles match.

 

CHS senior Mallory Haley hits the ball.

CHS science students learn about environments

 

Campbellsville High School science students recently learned about environments – by blowing bubbles.

 

CMS to host student-led conferences

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host student-led conferences on Monday, Sept. 19.

CIS choirs to perform

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a fall choir concert on Sunday, Oct. 23.

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school choirs will perform several selections.

CHS track teams pick up wins

 

Campbellsville High School track teams have picked up several wins this season.

 

In the first meet of the season, on Thursday, March 16, in Green County, the girls’ team finished in fifth place.

 

CHS freshman Taliyah Hazelwood finished first in the 100- and 200-meter dashes.

 

CHS freshman Jasmine Coro gets ready to run.

CHS seniors learn professional workplace skills

 

Campbellsville High School seniors recently learned how to be successful in the workplace, from local business professionals.

 

CIS school year set to start Aug. 8

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students will now have a few more days for summer break.

 

CIS students will start the 2016-2017 school year on Monday, Aug. 8, instead of Wednesday, Aug. 3.

 

As a result of the change, and to make up for lost instruction time, students will attend school all day on Fridays from Aug. 12 through Sept. 2.

 

Early release Fridays will begin after the Labor Day holiday, on Friday, Sept. 9. On those days, students will be released at 1 p.m.

CMS to host basketball tryouts

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host boys’ basketball tryouts next week.

CHS softball team takes on North Hardin

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently took on North Hardin.

 

In the varsity match up, CHS lost a close game by a score of 8-10.

 

CHS was down by a score of 2-10 and scored six runs in the bottom of the seventh inning.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Abi Wiedewitsch runs home.

CHS seniors honored for being college, career ready

 

Campbellsville High School seniors were recently honored for being college and career ready.

 

CHS English classes host Student Showcase

 

Campbellsville High School recently hosted a Student Showcase to feature work done in English classes this school year.

 

CMS volleyball team to host dinner and auction

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball team will host a barbecue dinner and silent auction fundraiser on Friday, Nov. 18, at 6 p.m.

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball team will host a barbecue dinner and silent auction fundraiser on Friday, Nov. 18, at 6 p.m.

CHS sophomore to attend GSA

 

Jeremiah Jackson has made school history.

 

Jackson, who will finish his sophomore year of high school in a few weeks, has been chosen to attend the Kentucky Governor’s School for the Arts.

 

He is the first CHS student to be chosen to attend the GSA musical theatre program.

 

CHS sophomore Jeremiah Jackson, shown performing as part of Campbellsville University’s production of The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” has been chosen to attend the Kentucky Governor’s School for the Arts. He is the first CHS student to be chosen to attend the GSA musical theatre program.

CMS art student presents final project

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Colin Harris recently presented his final art project for the school year.

 

 

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Tuesday, Dec. 6.

 

The training will be at the FRYSC Center, which is located at Campbellsville High School, at 9:30 a.m.

CHS students to attend GSP

 

Campbellsville High School juniors Wyatt Houk, Alex Doss, Ryan Wiedewitsch and Bryce Richardson have been chosen to attend the Governor’s Scholars Program this summer.

 

And junior Madison Dial has been chosen as an alternate and may also attend the program.

 

Wyatt Houk     Alex Doss     Ryan Wiedewitsch

 

Bryce Richardson     Madison Dial

CES students honored at leadership luncheon

 

Campbellsville Elementary School’s Leaders of the Month for the month of April were honored with a luncheon on Thursday, May 12.

 

CHS to host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville High School will host parent-teacher conferences on Monday, Nov. 28.

 

Conferences will be from 5 to 6:30 p.m., and teachers will be available to meet with students and their parents to discuss grades from the second nine-week grading period.

CHS show choir to present ‘Back to the 90s’

 

Campbellsville High School Show Choir will present its spring concert on Sunday, April 23.

 

The concert is entitled “Back to the 90s,” and will include performances of classic songs made poplar in the 1990s.

 

The performance will begin at 3 p.m. in Hamilton Auditorium. It is free and open to the public.

 

From left, CHS senior Jaleel Cowan, junior Ryan Wiedewitsch, senior Blair Lamb and junior Tiffany Kane dance during a recent show choir rehearsal.

CHS students present senior projects

 

Campbellsville High School seniors recently presented their end of the year projects.

 

CHS senior class raffling UK basketball tickets

 

Campbellsville High School senior class is selling chances to win two University of Kentucky men’s basketball tickets.

 

The tickets are lower arena seats for the game on Wednesday, Dec. 7, at 8 p.m. vs. Valparaiso at Rupp Arena in Lexington.

CES to celebrate Dr. Seuss

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students will celebrate Dr. Seuss in a week full of several special events. 

 

Events will begin on Monday, March 6, and end Friday, March 10.

 

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

 

CES to celebrate Dr. Seuss

CHS senior to play tennis at LWC

 

Campbellsville High School senior Shauna Jones will continue her academic and tennis career at Lindsey Wilson College this fall.

 

Jones recently signed her letter of intent with friends, family members, coaches and teammates.

 

Campbellsville High School senior Shauna Jones will continue her academic and tennis career at Lindsey Wilson College this fall. Above, she signs her letter of intent with LWC head tennis coach Marlon Dal Pont and her mother, Dana Pearl.

CIS students, administrators participate in Relay for Life events

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students and administrators participated in Taylor County’s annual Relay for Life events on Saturday, June 11, at the Campbellsville Elementary School campus.

 

CHS to celebrate homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School will celebrate basketball homecoming next week.

 

Activities begin on Monday, Jan. 30.

 

There will be dress-up days and spirit games, leading up to the crowning of a king and queen on Saturday, Feb. 4.

CHS students to raise money for cancer research

 

Campbellsville High School students are raising money for cancer research.

 

CHS Family, Career and Community Leaders of America students are conducting a “Pennies for Patients” drive through Friday, April 28, to collect money for leukemia and lymphoma cancer research.

 

Campbellsville High School

CHS students receive industry certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomores Alex Doss and Ryan Wiedewitsch recently passed exams to receive globally recognized industry certification.

 

    

CMS students have fun at 4-4-4 Career Camp

 

Campbellsville Middle School fourth-graders recently learned all about careers.

 

The fourth-graders spent their four-day camp learning about four careers, including arts, horticulture, environment and farming.

 

CHS to host Food Pantry Holiday Classic

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team will host its annual Food Pantry Holiday Classic tournament on Dec. 21-23.

 

Games begin at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 21, with a game between CHS and Hart County.

Campbellsville Independent Schools raising money for Relay for Life

 

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

 

Four designs are available.

 

The designs feature a heart designed by the Campbellsville High School National Art Honor Society, with the lettering I heart CES, I heart CMS, I heart CHS and I heart Eagles.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools raising money for Relay for Life

CHS fishing season under way

 

Campbellsville High School’s bass fishing team is in the midst of its second season, with a larger team this school year.

 

Jeff Richardson, director of food service and director of pupil personnel for Campbellsville Independent Schools, is head coach.

 

This year’s team members include senior Jon Tanner Coppage, juniors Bryce Richardson, Austin Carter, Caleb Hughes, Tosye Cox and Connor Wilson, freshmen Cole Kidwell, Gabriel Gutierrez and Dalton Brown and Campbellsville Middle School seventh-graders Seth Hash and Dakota Harris.

 

CHS fishing team members recently met with the Campbellsville University fishing team for some training. From left, front, are CU senior Travis Hunt, CHS freshmen Dalton Brown, Cole Kidwell and Gabriel Gutierrez and juniors Tosye Cox and Caleb Hughes. Back, CU junior Dakota Cantrell, CU freshman Trevor Sagracy, CU sophomore Adam Carman and CU freshman Grant Adams, who graduated from CHS in May 2015.

CHS softball team defeats Cumberland County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team defeated Cumberland County on Thursday, May 19, during the last home game of the season.

 

 

Before the game, this year’s CHS senior players were honored. They include Kathryn Doss, Paige Dabney, MaKenzie Murrell and Keena Angel. Also honored were CHS junior Emily Squires, who graduated early, and exchange student Elena De Pedro.

 

CES students have fun at Field Day

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently had fun competing in Field Day events.

 

Students played several games, including Frisbee throw, basketball, corn hole, hula hoop, relay races and much more.

 

CHS students invited to apply for advisory group

 

Campbellsville High School students have been invited to apply to serve on an advisory group that would give feedback about education in Kentucky.

CMS to host sweetheart dance, dress-up days and decorating contest

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host a sweetheart dance on Friday, Feb. 17, and several other activities leading up to the dance.

 

The school will have dress-up days, starting on Monday, Feb. 13, and ending Thursday, Feb. 16.

 

The school will also host a hallway decorating contest, pitting each grade level against each other.

 

The theme is “love,” and hallways will be judged on Friday, Feb. 17.

 

The semi-formal dance will end the week on Friday, Feb. 17.

CHS students learn about judicial process

 

In the end, the jury of his peers found him guilty.

 

Campbellsville High School junior leadership students participated in a mock trial at the Taylor County Judicial Center on Thursday, April 13.

 

Students participating in the Campbellsville/Taylor County Chamber of Commerce youth leadership program went to the center to spend a day learning about the judicial process.

 

CHS junior Alex Doss listens to witness testimony as he portrays the defendant in the mock trial.

CMS softball team defeats Adair County

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team defeated Adair County on Monday, May 16.

 

The A team won by a score of 6-3, and the B team won by a score of 13-3 in three innings.

 

Before the A game, this year’s eighth-grade players were honored. They include Bailey Thompson, Sydney Wilson, Isabella Osborne, Lauryn Agathen and Shallan Philpott.

 

CHS seniors have fun at project graduation

 

Campbellsville High School seniors had fun at this year’s project graduation celebration, and all took home several prizes.

 

At project graduation, graduates played games, won prizes and ate together. The event is one of the last times the class will be together as a group.

 

CMS, CHS students have spirit

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students have school spirit, and can join the Pep Club at their school to show it.

CMS football team hosts fundraiser to benefit school employee

 

Campbellsville Middle School football team is hosting a fundraiser to benefit a CMS employee who is battling cancer.

 

CES to host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host parent-teacher conferences on Thursday, Sept. 29.

CES students learn about measurements

 

Campbellsville Elementary School second-graders are learning about measurements.

 

In Tonya Hagan’s class, students are learning about measuring using feet and inches, and learning to convert one to the other.

 

As an exercise, students were asked to measure five of their classmates to see how tall they are.

 

CES second-grader Jaylin Christie smiles as classmate Emerson Gowin measures her.

CMS baseball team takes on Russell County

 

Campbellsville Middle School baseball team battled Russell County on Monday, May 16.

 

CHS students pass SRNA exams

 

Campbellsville High School students recently passed the State Registered Nurse Aide exam and are now registered nurse aides.

 

    

CES preschool students color Easter eggs

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently had fun celebrating Easter.

 

In Sherry Cowherd’s class, students colored Easter eggs and then drew some eggs of their own.

 

CES preschool student Kennon Dotson colors Easter eggs.

CHS softball team battles Green County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team battled Green County recently.

 

CHS students named to honor roll

 

Campbellsville High School students were recently named to the honor roll for their final course grades of the 2015-2016 school year.

CIS students to perform in ‘The Lion King Jr.’

 

Several Campbellsville Independent Schools students will be featured in Campbellsville University’s upcoming production of “The Lion King Jr.”

 

CHS athletic department hosts ‘12 Days of Christmas’ Raffle

 

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

 

This year, the prizes are all cash awards.

CES kindergarteners graph with jelly beans

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students recently practiced their graphing skills with jelly beans.

 

Students in Lisa Wiseman’s class were given a handful of jelly beans.

 

Then, students were asked to sort them by color.

 

CES kindergartener Aubrey Novak graphs her jelly beans.

CHS principal speaks to CMS leaders

 

Campbellsville Middle School leaders were honored with a luncheon on Tuesday, May 17, and encouraged to be an inspiration to others.

 

CHS baseball team defeats Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team defeated Adair County recently.

 

CIS students have fun during last day of school

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students had fun on the last day of the school year, which was Thursday, May 19.

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school students spent time learning, socializing, eating snacks, watching movies and cleaning out their lockers.

 

CIS employees honored at closing luncheon

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ employees were honored recently at a luncheon to close the 2015-2016 school year.

 

CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host its first blood drive of the 2016-2017 school year on Friday, Aug. 19, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

CMS football players named to all-star teams

 

Campbellsville Middle School football players have been named to all-star teams.

 

Reggie Thomas, an eighth-grader, was named to the Kentucky Middle School Football Association’s west all-star team.

 

Eighth-grader Arren Hash and sixth-grader Gavin Oliver were named to Football University’s national Team Kentucky.

 

CMS eighth-grader Reggie Thomas, at left, was named to the Kentucky Middle School Football Association west all-star team, and sixth-grader Gavin Oliver, center, and eighth-grader Arren Hash were named to Football University’s national Team Kentucky.

CES students practice reading

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-graders are working hard to sharpen their reading skills.

 

Luci Shofner’s students recently worked with teacher Laura Dicken to read together.

 

CES teacher Laura Dicken reads with first-graders Destiny Rhinehart, at left, and Colton Maggard.

CHS seniors treated to breakfast

 

Campbellsville High School’s seniors were treated to a breakfast on Friday, May 20.

 

CHS softball team drops game to LaRue County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently battled LaRue County.

 

CMS students named to honor roll

 

Campbellsville Middle School students were recently named to the honor roll for the fourth and final nine-week grading period of the 2015-2016 school year.

CMS choir sings National Anthem at Lexington Legends game

 

Campbellsville Middle School choir performed the National Anthem at the Lexington Legends baseball game on Sunday, May 15.

 

CMS students collecting supplies for Hurricane Matthew victims

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are collecting supplies for those who lost their belongings as a result of Hurricane Matthew.

 

Damage was reported in South Carolina, North Carolina and Georgia to Florida, and internationally.

CES students dye Easter eggs

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently had fun dyeing Easter eggs.

 

In Luci Shofner’s class, students first learned how to dye eggs, and wrote about it.

 

CES first-grader Stella Newcomb dyes her Easter eggs.

CMS general music class produces music video

 

Campbellsville Middle School general music students spent several weeks making a music video, and it has recently been released.

 

 

 

CMS students complete leadership program

 

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

 

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

 

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Tuesday, Sept. 6.

CMS girls’ basketball team to raise money for employee battling cancer

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball team will host two fundraisers to benefit a middle school employee who is battling cancer.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Thursday, Feb. 9.

 

The training will be at the FRYSC Center, which is located at Campbellsville High School, at 9:30 a.m.

CHS students named state champions at STLP competition

 

Campbellsville High School students brought home several top awards at the state STLP competition.

 

The competition was Wednesday, April 12, at the University of Kentucky in Lexington.

 

Campbellsville High School students brought home several top awards at the state STLP competition on Wednesday, April 12.

CHS students hear message of love at baccalaureate service

 

Campbellsville High School seniors heard a message about love at this year’s baccalaureate service on Sunday, May 15.

 

CES third-graders honored

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-graders were recently honored during an awards ceremony to recognize them for their hard work this school year.

 

       

CMS students have fun at eighth-grade celebration

 

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

 

Parents hosted the eighth-grade celebration at Phillips Lanes Bowling Alley to celebrate the students completing middle school.

 

CHS soccer team selling shirts

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team is selling T-shirts, long sleeve T-shirts, sweatshirts and hooded sweatshirts as a fundraiser.

 

CHS swim team selling shirts

 

Campbellsville High School swim team is selling shirts as a fundraiser.

 

The shirts are charcoal gray and feature an EAGLES soar logo.

 

CHS Swim Team Shirts

CHS students receive graduation invitations, caps and gowns

 

Campbellsville High School students in the Class of 2017 will graduate in five weeks.

 

Students recently received their graduation invitations to send to friends and family members.

 

They also received their caps and gowns to wear during this year’s graduation ceremony.

 

CHS senior Mallory Haley is all smiles as she receives her cap and gown.

CHS track star places third, fourth at state meet

 

Campbellsville High School track star Austyn Thornton, who will be a senior in the fall, finished this year’s season as third and fourth place in the state.

 

CES students honored for scoring high marks with Lexia

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students were recently honored for scoring high marks on the Lexia program this school year.

 

CMS, CHS choirs selling candles

 

Campbellsville middle and high school choirs are selling candles to raise money.

CMS Beta Club selling sweatshirts

 

Campbellsville Middle School Beta Club is selling inside out sweatshirts as a fundraiser.

 

Proceeds will be used to help pay the cost of attending this year’s Beta convention, with hopes of the club moving on to compete at nationals.

 

Sweatshirts are available as crew neck and hooded, and are made inside out.

 

CMS Beta Sweatshirts

CES kindergarteners learn about weights

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students recently learned about measuring weight.

 

In Lisa Wiseman’s class, students are talking about comparing the weights of various objects.

 

CES kindergarten teacher Lisa Wiseman helps students learn that the weight of an object can’t always be determined by how big it is.

CHS students named to honor roll

 

Campbellsville High School students were recently named to the honor roll for the fourth nine-week grading period of the 2015-2016 school year.

CHS choir sings National Anthem at Lexington Legends game

 

Campbellsville High School choir performed the National Anthem at the Lexington Legends baseball game on Tuesday, May 31.

 

CES third-graders sharpen math skills

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-graders are working hard to sharpen their math skills.

 

Students in Hannah Jones’s class recently spent an afternoon working on multiplication.

 

CES Instructional Assistant Andrea Menes helps third-graders KaMiya Williams, at left, and Isaiah Jeffries with a multiplication problem.

CHS senior superlatives announced

 

Campbellsville High School senior superlatives were recently announced for the 2015-2016 school year.

 

CES third-graders have fun at Green River Lake

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-graders recently took a field trip to Green River Lake.

 

CES Wings Express students enjoy reading

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently enjoyed an afternoon of reading.

 

Students spend time each afternoon working on homework, learning sight words, playing games, learning about crafts and reading with each other.

 

The after-school program will end for the 2016-2017 school year on Friday, May 5.

 

CES third-graders Aleecia Knezevic and Adrianna Garvin read together at Wings Express.

CMS softball team loses CKMSAC tournament game

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team lost to Metcalfe County on Tuesday, May 24, in the Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference tournament.

 

CMS fourth-graders have fun at Miller Park

 

Campbellsville Middle School fourth-graders recently spent part of their school day having fun at Miller Park.

 

CES students learn about dental hygiene

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students recently learned how to keep their teeth healthy.

 

Dental hygienist Jennifer White, who works at Dr. Randy Smoot’s dental office in Campbellsville, recently spoke to kindergarteners about the proper way to brush their teeth.

 

Dental hygienist Jennifer White, who works at Dr. Randy Smoot’s dental office in Campbellsville, shows CES kindergarteners the proper way to brush their teeth.

Class of 2016 takes final Senior Walk

 

Campbellsville High School’s Class of 2016 took its final Senior Walk on Thursday, May 19.

 

CMS baseball team loses CKMSAC tournament game

 

Campbellsville Middle School baseball team lost to Casey County on Saturday, May 21, in the Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference tournament.

 

CMS volleyball players take on teachers

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball players recently took on their teachers in a game.

 

CES construction project moves forward

 

Construction at Campbellsville Elementary School is continuing to move forward.

 

More than 50 construction workers are at the site each day, working long hours to get the job completed. Work is set to be finished before the 2016-2017 school year begins on Aug. 3.

 

CES students ‘level up’ with Lexia

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students who recently “leveled up” with the Lexia and Reading Plus programs were honored at a school-wide assembly on Friday, April 14.

 

Lexia and Reading Plus are technology-based reading programs that help increase reading proficiency for pre-kindergarten students through high school seniors.

CMS eighth-graders honored at recognition ceremony

 

“If you dream it, you can do it,” she told them.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders were honored with several special awards and recognitions on Thursday, May 12.

 

CES summer Wings Express program begins

 

Campbellsville Elementary School summer Wings Express program began on Monday, May 23.

 

To prepare for the program, and to enroll students, Wings Express Director Amanda Barnett and her assistants hosted a kickoff event on Thursday, May 12.

 

CHS baseball team loses extra-inning district tournament game

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team lost to Marion County on Tuesday, May 24, in the opening round of the 20th District tournament.

 

CHS students participate in Ghost Out activities

 

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

 

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

 

CHS students place at national Beta convention

 

Campbellsville High School students took home some top honors at the recent national Beta convention.

 

The CHS Beta Club repeated as champions at the annual state convention in January. As a result, seven students won awards and advanced to the national convention.

 

CHS sophomore Bryce Richardson received second place in the poetry contest at state, and also finished second at the national convention. Belen Garcia, a senior, received third place in the Spanish category at state convention. She finished in eighth place at nationals. CHS sophomore Ryan Wiedewitsch took home third place in the English category at state, and finished in the Top 20 at nationals.

 

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of April 10.

 

From left, front, are third-grader Lauren Pace, first-grader Lazarick Miller, kindergarteners ReAnna Jeffries and Jasymon Musselwhite, first-grader Molly Wolford and kindergarteners Brea Miller and Scarlett Cook. Back, third-graders Daniel Shively and Bradley Paris, second-graders Aidan Bowles and Isaya Adams, third-graders Anthony Goins and Austin Sloan, first-grader Atticus Strange and second-grader Alex Yang. Absent from the photo is second-grader Lillian Burnett.

CHS softball team loses district tournament game

 

Campbellsville High School softball team lost to Marion County on Tuesday, May 24, in the opening round of the 20th District tournament.

 

CHS seniors honored at class night

 

Campbellsville High School seniors were honored at this year’s Class Night ceremony on Wednesday, May 18.

 

Each student was recognized and honored with various awards and scholarships.

 

CES releases school supply lists

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently released its school supply lists for the 2016-2017 school year.

 

The lists are posted on the school’s website at www.cville.kyschools.us/3/home and the District’s Facebook Page, and have been taken to local retail stores.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of April 10.

 

From left are second-grader Damien Clark, third-grader Cameron Taylor, first-grader Jackson Bates and kindergartner Aubrey Allen.

CES students complete kindergarten

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students in Cherrish Sharlow’s class were recently honored for graduating from kindergarten.

 

CMS sixth- and seventh-grade students receive awards

 

Campbellsville Middle School sixth- and seventh-grade students received awards recently for their academic work this school year.

 

    

CMS releases school supply lists

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently released its school supply lists for the 2016-2017 school year.

 

The lists are posted on the school’s website at www.cville.kyschools.us/2/home and the District’s Facebook Page, and have been taken to local retail stores.

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Christina Phipps recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Christina Phipps

CMS fourth- and fifth-grade students receive awards

 

Campbellsville Middle School fourth- and fifth-grade students received awards recently for their academic work this school year.

 

    

CHS band members march in July Fourth parade

 

Campbellsville High School band members participated in the annual Campbellsville/Taylor County Fourth of July Celebration parade down Main Street.

 

CMS music teacher still seeking donations

 

Campbellsville Middle School music teacher Jessica Floyd is still seeking donations to help purchase some instruments for her classroom.

 

Jessica Floyd created a Donors Choose campaign in July to receive donations to buy ukuleles for CMS students.

CHS senior gets role in ‘Shrek the Musical’

 

Campbellsville High School senior Jaleel Cowan has been cast in an upcoming production of “Shrek the Musical” at Campbellsville University.

 

Jaleel Cowan

CHS players named to fifth region softball team

 

Two of Campbellsville High School’s softball players have been named to this year’s fifth region coaches’ tournament team.

 

Named to the team were senior Paige Dabney and junior Brenna Wethington.

 

 

     

CIS teachers receive Excellence in Teaching awards

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school teachers were recently honored with Excellence in Teaching awards from Campbellsville University.

 

Honored were Doretha Sanders from Campbellsville Elementary School, Jessica Lile from Campbellsville Middle School and Amy Deaton from Campbellsville High School.

 

CHS student receives industry certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Connor Wilson recently passed exams to receive globally recognized industry certification.

 

CES preschool students celebrate birthdays

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently celebrated two of their classmates’ birthdays.

 

On Monday, April 10, two of Denise Spencer’s students celebrated their fifth birthdays.

 

CES preschool student Finley Williams enjoys a birthday cupcake.     CES preschool student Dahlia Ward enjoys a birthday cupcake.

CHS graduates nearly 60 students

 

They entered the auditorium as seniors. They left as alumni.

 

Campbellsville High School Class of 2016 graduated Saturday, May 21, in front of family, friends, teachers and administrators.

 

CES to host BEAR Night

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host BEAR Night for preschool, kindergarten and first-grade students on Tuesday, Nov. 22, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the CES library.

CMS to host student-led conferences

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host student-led conferences on Monday, Feb. 13.

 

Conferences will be from 5 to 6:30 p.m., and teachers will be on hand to meet with students and parents to discuss grades.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of April 10.

 

From left are senior Caroline McMahan, junior Bryce Richardson, freshman Jasmine Coro and sophomore Glenn Lamer.

CHS band director asks for donations

 

Campbellsville High School band director Zach Shelton is putting together backpacks for band members to use this summer during band camp.

CMS girls’ basketball team participates in CU camp

 

Campbellsville Middle 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.

 

CMS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of April 17.

 

In front is fourth-grader Tyler Haulk. From left, back, are eighth-grader MaKala Hammett, seventh-grader Caden Cowherd and fifth-grader Kiara Graves. Absent from the photo is sixth-grader Tyler Booth.

CHS names Leaders of the Year

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Year for the 2015-2016 school year.

 

              

CHS boys’ basketball team plays summer camp games

 

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

 

The team recently played several summer camp games against Bowling Green, Bethlehem and Gallatin, Marion, Adair, Washington, Green and Clinton counties.

 

CHS students win entrepreneurship challenge, advance to state competition

 

A group of Campbellsville High School students has won the Lt. Governor’s Entrepreneurship Challenge and will now advance to state competition.

 

On Tuesday, April 11, CHS freshman Cole Kidwell, sophomore Myles Murrell and junior Cass Kidwell competed at Western Kentucky University.

 

On Tuesday, April 11, CHS freshman Cole Kidwell, sophomore Myles Murrell and junior Cass Kidwell won the Lt. Governor’s Entrepreneurship Challenge and now advance to state competition. From left are Murrell, Cole Kidwell, Kentucky Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton and junior Cass Kidwell.

CES summer Wings Express program ends with a splash

 

Campbellsville Elementary School summer Wings Express students recently ended their program with a splash.

 

Students spent the day playing games together. They also had their faces and nails painted, and spent time socializing.

 

At the end of the day, students ended their summer program with a water balloon fight.

 

CHS tennis season underway

 

Campbellsville High School’s tennis season is underway.

 

This year’s boys’ and girls’ teams feature a total of four seniors, including Mallory Haley, Kyrsten Hill, Shauna Jones and Zack Settle.

 

Bradley Harris is coaching the girls’ team, and Tyler Hardy is the coach for the boys’ team.

 

This year’s CHS boys’ tennis team is, from left, sophomore Brandon Greer, freshman Patrick Walker, junior Cass Kidwell, senior Zack Settle, juniors Cody Davis and Jackson Hunt and Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Devan Keith.     This year’s CHS girls’ tennis team includes, from left, coach Bradley Harris, seniors Mallory Haley and Kyrsten Hill, freshmen Samantha Johnson and Victoria Cox, junior Sara Farmer and senior Shauna Jones.

CHS students conduct forensic investigation

 

Campbellsville High School students recently conducted their own forensics investigation.

 

CES summer Wings Express students play water games

 

Campbellsville Elementary School summer Wings Express students recently spent part of their hot summer days outside playing water games.

 

Students had to carry a water balloon in a shovel while running a relay race – without it dropping to the ground.

 

CES preschool receives five-star rating

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool program was recently evaluated and has received the highest rating possible – five stars.

 

This school year was the first that the CES program was rated as part of the Kentucky All STARS program, which is administered by the Cabinet for Health and Family Services, the Department for Community Based Services, the Division of Child Care and the Kentucky Department of Education.

 

CES preschool student Kingstown Cowherd slides down the slide as Jamerius Miller waits his turn, as they and their classmates enjoy some playground time.

CES preschool students present end of the year program

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students ended their school year on Thursday, May 12, with an end of the year musical program.

 

CES summer Wings Express students paint cars, sample smoothies

 

Campbellsville Elementary School summer Wings Express students recently sampled smoothies and painted their own miniature cars.

 

Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, talked to kindergarten and first-grade students about eating fruit as part of their diet.

 

CHS students learn about art

 

Campbellsville High School students joined together to learn about art this school year.

 

CHS National Art Honor Society features nine members who meet regularly to learn about new and different art concepts.

 

They also take trips together and complete school projects.

 

CHS National Art Honor Society members are, from left, front, sophomores Christina Phipps and Chloe Decker, freshman Shelby Hunt and sophomore Jessie Bennett. Back, freshman Zoe McAninch, senior Tiffany Stagner, sophomore Leslie McKenzie, sponsor and CHS art teacher Jo Ann Harris, junior Jay Cox and senior Tiffany Stagner.

CHS parenting class visits preschool students

 

Campbellsville High School students recently took learning outside the classroom to learn from the youngest students in the District.

 

CES summer Wings Express students learn math, make an octopus

 

Campbellsville Elementary School summer Wings Express students recently had fun learning math – with shaving cream.

 

First-grade students used a subtraction cave to help them practice their math skills, and then used shaving cream to work more math problems.

 

CES students have fun in PE class

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are having fun in their physical education class – and getting a workout at the same time.

 

In Lynn Kearney’s physical education class, students first do some warmup exercises and then have fun playing a game or activity.

 

During a recent class, students played several games at different stations.

 

CES second-grader Chadwick Hamilton jumps.

CES preschool students celebrate the Kentucky Derby

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently celebrated the Kentucky Derby by having their own horse race and making Derby hats.

 

CES summer Wings Express students sample smoothies, perform science experiment

 

Campbellsville Elementary School summer Wings Express students recently sampled smoothies, performed science experiments and dug for buried treasure.

 

Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, talked to second- and third-grade students about eating fruit as part of their diet.

 

CES students learn about contractions

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are studying contractions.

 

In CES Explorers, students recently read “Curious George Goes to the Chocolate Factory” by Margret and H.A. Rey.

 

Students were asked to make contraction cupcakes, in which they matched the top of a cupcake with its bottom, matching a contraction with the words used to make it.

 

CES second-grader Braelyn Taylor plays the contraction cupcake game.

CMS eighth-grade baseball players honored

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grade baseball players were recently honored.

 

CES summer Wings Express students learn about gardening, painting

 

Campbellsville Elementary School summer Wings Express students recently learned how to create a garden, and sampled some of the vegetables they can grow.

 

Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, visited with kindergarten students to talk about healthy vegetables.

 

CES art students create murals

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students recently created their own murals.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, third-graders have studied the purpose of murals, which are large paintings on inside or outside walls.

 

Hash said murals depict everyday objects and can show movement and express feelings.

 

CES third-graders Alyssa Knezevic, at left, and Raelyn Dunn draw their murals of what they enjoy doing in Campbellsville.

CMS student recognized at breakfast, awards ceremony

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Lauryn Agathen was recently honored for her winning conservation writing contest entry.

 

CES summer Wings Express students have fun on water slide

 

Campbellsville Elementary School summer Wings Express students recently spent time learning, but having fun, too.

 

Students have spent lots of time in the program focusing on math, reading and science skills. They were recently treated for their hard work with some fun on a water slide. They have also taken several trips to the pools at Campbellsville University and Miller Park.

 

CMS students raising money for Taylor County Animal Shelter

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are raising money for the Taylor County Animal Shelter.

 

CMS students learn about fractions

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are learning how to add and subtract fractions.

 

In Garnetta Murrell’s fourth-grade math class, students are discussing mixed numerals and fractions.

 

CMS fifth-grade teacher Garnetta Murrell helps Anna Floyd add fractions.

CES preschool students tour public library

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently toured the Taylor County Public Library.

 

CES summer Wings Express students work on reading skills

 

Campbellsville Elementary School summer Wings Express students are working on their reading and math skills to prepare for the 2016-2017 school year.

 

Second-grade students spent several days of their summer program reading “Junie B. Jones and Her Big Fat Mouth,” and then answering questions about what they read.

 

CES students learn while having fun at Wings Express

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning while having fun at the after-school Wings Express program.

 

Students recently had fun building with blocks and Legos, reading, writing sight words, working math problems, playing basketball and kickball and much more.

 

CES first-grader Addelyn Dooley, at left, and kindergartener LeeAnna Garvin run in the gym.

CES students go bowling

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-grade students recently had fun bowling together.

 

CES summer Wings Express program teaches students about reading, science, math and more

 

Campbellsville Elementary School’s summer Wings Express program teaches students about reading, science, math and much more.

 

Students in kindergarten through third grades applied to participate in the program, which is free. They are divided into groups to participate in programs that best fit their needs.

 

CES students learn about careers

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned about careers.

 

Sonya Orberson, guidance counselor at CES, recently read “Whose Tools Are This?” to students.

 

The book asks students to guess what career a person has by looking at what tools they use.

 

CES kindergarteners Hannah Matias, at left, and Delaney Staton raise their hands when Guidance Counselor Sonya Orberson asks what job a person might have if they use a hair dryer.

CES students display artwork

 

Campbellsville Elementary School’s art classroom recently transformed into an art gallery.

 

CHS students have fun at prom, prom breakfast

 

Campbellsville High School students danced the night away at this year’s prom on Saturday, May 14.

 

CES summer Wings Express students sample fruits, make butterfly crafts

 

Campbellsville Elementary School summer Wings Express students recently sampled different kinds of fruits and made a butterfly craft.

 

Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, visited students to talk about different types of fruits.

 

CMS eighth-grader to play in football nationals

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader and football player Arren Hash has advanced to a national playoff game.

 

Hash was named to Football University’s national Team Kentucky, and the team has won all of its games, to advance to the nationals.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader and football player Arren Hash was named to Football University’s national Team Kentucky, and the team has won all of its games, to advance to the nationals. Will Griffin, at left, and Bronson Gowdy, who help coach the CMS football team, are offensive coordinator for the team and coordinator for FBU, respectively.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training and orientation on Friday, March 10.

 

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

CMS students to attend Rogers Explorers program

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders Abi Wiedewitsch and John Orberson have been chosen to attend the Rogers Explorers program this summer.

 

The Rogers Explorers program is an intensive three-day, two-night program focused on cultivating skills in leadership, technology, math, science and community service. It is developed, coordinated and supervised by The Center for Rural Development.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders Abi Wiedewitsch, at left, and John Orberson have been chosen to attend the Rogers Explorers program this summer.

CES second-graders make bird feeders

 

Campbellsville Elementary School second-graders recently learned how to make their own bird feeders.

 

CHS track teams place at Carl Deaton Classic

 

Campbellsville High School track teams participated in the Carl Deaton Classic on Friday, May 6, at Green County High School.

 

CES summer Wings Express students make animal crafts

 

Campbellsville Elementary School summer Wings Express students recently heard animal stories and then colored their own sheep.

 

Sarah Hampton, Taylor County Public Library outreach librarian, visited students to talk about different types of animals.

 

CHS band members selling mums

 

Campbellsville High School marching band members are selling mums as a fundraiser.

CMS yearbooks on sale now

 

Campbellsville Middle School yearbooks are on sale now.

 

Yearbooks are $25 each and will be sold through Friday, Feb. 17. Money is due when ordering.

 

CMS Yearbook

CHS sophomore chosen to attend Rogers Scholars program

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Myles Murrell has been chosen to represent Taylor County at the Rogers Scholars program this summer.

 

Murrell will attend a week-long program that focuses on developing business leaders.

 

Myles Murrell

CES students have fun during testing party

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently had fun at a party to celebrate their hard work preparing for state testing.

 

CMS students perform at talent show

 

Campbellsville Middle School students have a lot of talent, and they recently showcased it.

 

CMS students compete in Field Day games

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently competed in Field Day games.

 

Students participated in relay races, a softball throw and tug of war.

 

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

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

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Wednesday, Nov. 9.

CES students begin toy drive challenge

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are participating in a toy drive challenge to benefit hospitalized children.

 

CES students have been challenged to bring as many new and unopened toys and games as possible to school. The items will be donated to Operation Christmas Smiles.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are participating in a toy drive challenge to benefit hospitalized children.  CES students have been challenged to bring as many new and unopened toys and games as possible to school. The items will be donated to Operation Christmas Smiles.

CHS seniors receive art scholarships

 

Campbellsville High School seniors Kyrsten Hill and Tiffany Stagner recently received scholarships to help them continue their art studies in college.

 

Kyrsten Hill     Tiffany Stagner

CMS students have fun during Sharpen the Saw Day

 

Campbellsville Middle School students were recently treated to a day of fun during a Sharpen the Saw Day to celebrate state testing.

 

CES students tour public library

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students recently toured the Taylor County Public Library.

 

Anthony Epps named CHS girls’ basketball coach

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball players will have a new coach next school year, but it’s someone they’ve already seen in the hallways.

 

Anthony Epps, who is an exceptional child educator at Campbellsville middle and high schools, has been hired as the new girls’ head basketball coach.

 

CMS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of April 10.

 

From left are seventh-grader Brice Spaw, sixth-grader Liberty Albrecht, eighth-grader Kameron Smith, fifth-grader Lexi Garvin and fourth-grader Andrew Mardis.

CES students learn about saving money

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned about saving money – from a dinosaur. 

 

CHS National Honor Society hosts blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School’s National Honor Society hosted its last blood drive of the school year on Friday, May 13.

 

CHS students learn how to make smoothies

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned about how to reduce the sugar content in their diets by making smoothies.

 

CHS baseball team picks up wins in Florida

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team picked up several wins during its annual spring break trip to Florida to play in the Fort Walton Beach Bash.

 

CHS defeated Crittenden County on Sunday, April 2, by a score of 12-0.

 

CHS Baseball

CMS track team wins first-place honors at conference meet

 

Campbellsville Middle School track team members brought home several first-place honors from the Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference meet on Monday, May 2, in Green County.

CHS students study the art of tattooing

 

Campbellsville High School students recently studied the art of tattooing.

 

CES students see wild animals

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently saw – and held – some wild animals.

 

Zoodles animal education program visited CES on Thursday, March 30, to let students see the animals and take photos with them.

 

Steven Thomas of Zoodles brought with him a baby kangaroo named Wendy, a python snake named Barbara, a parrot named Solomon, a blue tongue skink and a bearded dragon.

 

Steven Thomas of Zoodles animal education program holds Barbara the snake as CES Principal Ricky Hunt gives her a kiss.

CES Wings Express students build with Legos

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently had fun building with Legos.

 

CES third-graders learn about Korean culture

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-grade students recently learned about Korean culture.

 

CES art students make eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students recently made their own eagles.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, students used toilet paper towel rolls to paint and form into an eagle.

 

CES first-graders Londyn Smith, at left, and Allison Dean hold their finished Eagles.

CES Wings Express students treated to Dojo party

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students were recently rewarded for their good behavior. 

 

CHS seniors take trip to House of Boom

 

Campbellsville High School seniors took a trip to the House of Boom on Wednesday, May 4.

 

CES art students study Georgia O’Keeffe

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned about artist Georgia O’Keeffe.

 

CHS bowling team hosts shirt fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School bowling team is selling shirts as a fundraiser.

 

The shirts feature an eagle holding a bowling ball, with the words Campbellsville Eagles.

 

CHS bowling team hosts shirt fundraiser

CES Wings Express students have fun on playground

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently enjoyed some time on the playground.

 

During a sunny afternoon, students went outside to swing, slide and have fun together.

 

CES kindergartener Jackson Wright hangs on the monkey bars.

CES students learn about the Kentucky Derby

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned about the Kentucky Derby.

 

CMS teacher receives Dare to Soar award

 

Campbellsville Middle School fifth-grade math teacher Tammy Hash was awarded the Dare to Soar award at Monday night’s regular Campbellsville Board of Education meeting.

 

CES art students participate in Save the Frogs art competition

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are participating in the Save the Frogs Foundation’s annual art contest.

 

CMS volleyball team selling pullovers

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball team is selling pullovers as a fundraiser.

 

The pullovers are Holloway brand and they are fitted.

 

Cost is $50.

 

CMS volleyball team selling pullovers

CES students have fun in PE class

 

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

 

In Lynn Kearney’s classes, students first do some warmup exercises and then play a sport or game.

 

Recently, kindergarteners in Nikki Price’s class had fun playing noodle tag.

 

CES kindergartener Mason Edwards runs as he plays noodle tag.

CMS softball team beats Taylor County

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team defeated Taylor County on Thursday, May 5, after battling the team to two extra innings.

 

CES preschool students make Derby hats

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently celebrated the Kentucky Derby by making their own Derby hats.

 

CES Wings Express students draw snakes

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently drew their own snakes.

 

Second-grade teacher Tracey Rinehart read a book about snakes and the many different outfits they wear and places they travel.

 

As an activity, Rinehart asked students to use their imaginations and draw their own snakes.

 

From left, CES kindergarteners Brayden Perkins, Cloud Malone and Lillie Judd color their snakes.

CES receives tablet donation from Amazon

 

It didn’t take long for them to open the boxes, turn the devices on and begin learning.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently received a large donation from Amazon, including 25 Kindle fire tablets and $1,250 in content for the devices.

 

CHS to host Eagle Jamboree

 

Campbellsville High School will host the boys’ basketball Eagle Jamboree on Saturday, Nov. 26, in the CHS gym.

CES students gear up for state testing

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-graders are preparing for state testing next month.

 

Only the CES third-graders take K-PREP tests, which are scheduled for May 2-4.

 

This year’s testing theme is “Survivor: Out Study, Out Score, Out Perform.”

 

To prepare, teachers have decorated the third-grade hallway with a jungle theme.

 

CES third-grade teachers have decorated their hallway with a jungle theme to help students prepare for K-PREP testing.

CHS softball team in elite eight at All “A” tournament

 

Campbellsville High School softball team participated in the All “A” state tournament on Sunday, May 1, for the first time in school history, and made it to the elite eight.

 

CHS tennis player is region runner-up, will play in state tournament next week

 

Campbellsville High School senior Brooklyn Harris is this year’s runner-up in the girls’ singles fifth region tennis tournament.

 

CES second-graders learn to count money

 

Campbellsville Elementary School second-graders are learning to count money.

 

Tracey Rinehart’s students are learning about coins and paper money.

 

In addition to learning whose picture is on coins and bills, students are learning how much each are worth.

 

CES second-grader Braxton Agee uses large coins to count money.

CHS student receives industry certification

 

Campbellsville High School junior Brenna Wethington recently passed exams to receive globally recognized industry certification.

 

CES Wings Express students learn sight words

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently spent an afternoon learning their sight words.

 

Each week, students are given a list of words to practice pronouncing, spelling and writing.

 

At Wings Express, students used dry erase boards to practice writing their words.

 

CES kindergarteners Jayden Maupin, at left, and Jackson Wright write the word “help.”

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

CHS students teach computer coding

 

Campbellsville High School students recently taught elementary school students how to write computer coding.

 

Student Technology Leadership Program and computer science students recently taught Campbellsville Elementary School first-graders in Amanda Greer’s class about computer coding.

 

CHS computer science students taught Amanda Greer’s first-grade students about computer coding. From left, in back, are seniors Jared Brewster and Brenna Wethington, freshmen Tristin Lopez and Conner Riley, sophomore Payton Reynolds and seniors Breanna Spaulding, Caylie Blair and Kailey Morris.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

CHS students teach computer coding

 

Campbellsville High School students recently taught elementary school students how to write computer coding.

 

Student Technology Leadership Program and computer science students recently taught Campbellsville Elementary School third-graders in Patty Haley’s class about computer coding.

 

CHS senior Brenna Wethington teaches CES third-grader Adrianna Garvin about computer coding.

CES kindergarteners learn about art

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students recently learned about how to make artwork with emphasis.

 

CMS students honored at luncheon

 

Campbellsville Middle School student leaders were recently honored with a luncheon.

 

Students named Leaders of the Week in the months of February and March were honored with a special pizza lunch.

 

The students’ parents were also invited to the luncheon, and adult Lighthouse Team member and seventh-grade teacher Tammy Hash introduced each of the student leaders and read why they were chosen for the Leader of the Week honor.

 

CMS student leaders are treated to a special pizza lunch.

CES third-graders tour middle school

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-graders recently took a tour of Campbellsville Middle School, which will be their school in August.

 

CES to host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host parent-teacher conferences on Thursday, Feb. 9.

 

Teachers will be available from 4 to 6 p.m. for parents and students to discuss grades from the third nine-week grading period.

CMS students honored at luncheon

 

Campbellsville Middle School student leaders were recently honored with a luncheon.

 

Students named Leaders of the Week in the months of December, January and February were honored with a special lunch, and Lighthouse Team members spoke to them about leadership.

 

CMS student leaders are treated to a pizza lunch.

CHS senior meets benchmarks, is college ready

 

CHS senior Kern Kost recently met benchmark on the KYOTE writing exam.

 

CMS students learn about the states of matter

 

Campbellsville Middle School fifth-graders are learning about the states of matter.

 

In Donna White’s science class, students are learning about gases, solids and liquids.

 

During a recent class activity, students studied the difference in physical and chemical changes, and mixtures and solutions.

 

CMS fifth-graders, from left, Angelica Seng, Lexi Garvin and Alexis Sharp separate their mixture of snack foods.

CES students visit fish hatchery

 

Campbellsville Elementary School second-grade students visited Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery in Jamestown recently.

 

CMS students learn about relationships

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently learned about healthy relationships.

 

Katie Wash, health educator I at Taylor County Health Department, came to CMS to talk to students about dating and friendship relationships.

 

Wash talked to students about how trust, honesty and communication are important in any relationship.

 

Katie Wash, health educator I at Taylor County Health Department, recently spoke to CMS students about healthy dating and friendship relationships, and asked students to act out some scenarios to learn the best way to communicate in them.

CHS girls’, boys’ tennis teams sweep Fort Knox

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ tennis teams recently swept Fort Knox.

 

CES students learn to play the drums

 

Campbellsville Elementary School are learning to play the drums – with buckets.

 

In Cyndi Chadwick’s class, students are having lots of fun with bucket drumming.

 

CES kindergartener Tyler Branch smiles as he plays the drums.

CHS senior completes industry certification

 

Campbellsville High School senior Danielle Pelcher recently received industry certification.

 

CES preschool students celebrate 100th day of school

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently celebrated their 100th day of school with several special activities.

 

Students made special hats to wear for the day, and practiced counting to 100.

 

CES preschool student Jamerius Miller counts to 100 on the 100th day of school.

CHS senior earns automotive certification

 

Campbellsville High School senior Brady Wilkerson recently earned an automotive industry certification.

 

CHS baseball team to host annual lasagna dinner, auction

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team will host its annual lead-off lasagna dinner and auction on Saturday, Feb. 18, at the CHS gym.

 

Dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m., with the auction to follow at about 7:15.

CES preschool students learn about science

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently learned about science.

 

Campbellsville University education student Jordan Bray came to CES to teach students about chemical reactions and to lead them in art activities.

 

First, Bray read students a story about frogs. They then made their own lily pads out of paper plates and coffee filters.

 

Next, the students learned what happens when vinegar is mixed with baking soda.

 

From left, CES preschool students Alinna Bray, Kennon Dotson, Lillian Merriweather, Reece Williams and Chanler Mann add colored vinegar to baking soda to see its reaction.

CHS baseball team plays in All “A” state tournament

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team played in the elite eight of the All “A” state baseball tournament at Whitaker Bank Park in Lexington on Saturday, May 7.

 

CES preschool students learn about building

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently learned all about building – and made some creative inventions.

 

In Sherry Cowherd’s class, students are learning to be creative and use their imaginations.

 

Cowherd is using STEAM education – science, technology, engineering, arts and math – to help students learn the concepts they will need when in kindergarten next year.

 

She recently introduced her students to Block City, which is a program that teaches students to use their imaginations and build with everyday objects.

 

CES preschool students, from left, Addisyn Taylor, Kingston Cowherd and Trinity Dye build.

CHS tennis players advance to regional quarterfinals

 

Campbellsville High School tennis players have advanced to the quarterfinal matches of this year’s fifth region tournament.

 

    

CHS soccer team selling shirts, car decals

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team is selling car decals as a fundraiser.

 

The team is also once again selling its T-shirts, long sleeve T-shirts, sweatshirts and hooded sweatshirts.

 

CHS Soccer Crest

CMS eighth-grade basketball team advances in CKMSAC tournament

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ eighth-grade basketball team remains perfect this season and advances to the second round of the Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference tournament.

 

On Friday, Jan. 20, the CMS seventh- and eighth-grade teams played Casey County in the first round of the tournament.

CES preschoolers learn about the letter Z

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are working hard to learn the alphabet.

 

Students recently learned all about the letter Z.

 

In addition to writing the letter, students studied words that begin with Z, like zebra, and the sound the letter makes.

 

Students in Sherry Cowherd’s class studied the letter by making their own zebras out of construction paper.

 

CES preschool student Alinna Bray holds her finished zebra.

CMS, CHS to host food drive

 

Campbellsville middle and high schools are hosting a canned food drive to benefit the Taylor County Food Pantry.

 

CHS girls’ basketball team hosts a Food Pantry Holiday Classic tournament each year. This year, the tournament is set for Dec. 21-23.

CES preschool students learn about space

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently learned all about space.

 

And, as an activity for the unit, students made their very own rockets.

 

In Denise Spencer’s class, students learned about rockets and watched a video of one taking off for space.

 

Spencer gave each student a rocket made out of paper and then let them decorate it any way they liked.

 

From left, CES preschool students Xavien Smith, Daisy Rakes and Dahlia Ward fly their rockets.

CES preschoolers learn about the letter Y

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are working hard to learn the alphabet.

 

Students recently learned all about the letter Y.

 

In addition to writing the letter, students studied words that begin with Y and the sound the letter makes.

 

CES preschool student Levi Ritchie practices writing the letter Y.

CES preschoolers write the alphabet

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are working hard to learn the alphabet.

 

Students recently practiced writing the uppercase and lowercase letters.

 

In Sherry Cowherd’s and Denise Spencer’s classes, students focus on a letter each week, and learn how to write it and what words start with it.

 

CES preschool student Cameron Dean practices writing the alphabet.

CMS students visit planetarium

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders recently took a field trip to the Rauch Planetarium and Gheens Science Hall at the University of Louisville.

 

CES preschoolers learn about the letter N

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are working hard to learn the alphabet.

 

Students recently learned all about the letter N, including how to write the uppercase and lowercase letters.

 

Students in Sherry Cowherd’s class made their own necklaces, complete with color and shape patterns.

 

CES preschool student Rylee Karr makes a necklace with a color and shape pattern.

CES students take field trip to Dinosaur World

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarteners recently took a field trip to Dinosaur World.

 

CES preschoolers learn about the letter X

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are working hard to learn the alphabet.

 

Students recently learned all about the letter X.

 

In addition to writing the letter, students studied words that begin with X and the sound the letter makes.

 

CES preschool assistant Beth Sandidge helps Finley Williams make his xylophone as he learns all about the letter X.

CES students make Mother’s Day gifts

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students spent last week making gifts for their mothers.

 

CES students honored at leadership luncheon

 

Campbellsville Elementary School’s Leaders of the Month for the month of March were recently honored with a luncheon.

 

Teachers choose one student from their classrooms who exhibit leadership skills throughout the month to be named a Leader of the Month.

 

And, at the end of the month, CES Lighthouse Team members host a lunch to honor the students.

 

CES kindergartener Braydan Dyer eats his lunch.

CES Wings Express students make gifts for their mothers

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently made gifts for their mothers.

 

CES students honored at leadership luncheon

 

Campbellsville Elementary School’s Leaders of the Month for the month of February were recently honored with a luncheon.

 

Teachers choose one student from their classrooms who exhibit leadership skills throughout the month to be named a Leader of the Month.

 

And, at the end of the month, CES Lighthouse Team members host a lunch to honor the students.

 

Community leaders are invited and the CES leaders are given the opportunity to talk and eat with them.

 

Paige Hord, owner of The Green Room, cuts kindergartener Miley Orberson’s meat.

CMS art students design horse statues

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students recently designed horse statues.

 

CES preschool students celebrate Dr. Seuss

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently celebrated Dr. Seuss with several special activities.

 

Students made bird’s nests in honor of the book “Are You My Mother?”

 

CES preschool students Tabitha Leggett, at left, and Reece Williams cut out their nests for their “Are You My Mother?” project.

CES students practice counting

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently practiced counting – with Cheerios.

 

CHS students invited to free ACT prep sessions

 

Campbellsville High School students have been invited to some free ACT prep sessions.

 

Taylor County Public Library will host free ACT review sessions in coming weeks to help students prepare to take the exam.

CES students make Cat in the Hat masks

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students recently made their own Cat in the Hat masks to celebrate Dr. Seuss.

 

The activity was one of many during the week-long events to honor the author.

 

To start, students colored and cut out a hat and bowtie.

 

CES kindergarteners in Lisa Wiseman’s class wear their Cat in the Hat masks.     CES kindergarteners in Nikki Price’s class wear their Cat in the Hat masks.

CES students learn about percussion instruments

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned all about percussion instruments, from Campbellsville University students.

 

CES students create their own Dr. Seuss characters

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently created their own Dr. Seuss characters.

 

In CES Explorers, students read “Daisy-Head Mayzie,” and then talked about the characters in the book.

 

As an assignment, the students invented their own Dr. Seuss characters.

 

From left, CES second-graders Alex Yang, Zaemar Hoskins and Baylee Pike talk about their Dr. Seuss characters.

CHS tennis teams defeat Nelson County

 

Campbellsville High School tennis teams recently defeated Nelson County.

 

CES students have fun during Dr. Seuss week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students had lots of fun recently during a week of events geared toward Dr. Seuss.

 

In one of activities, students made their very own Horton figures from “Horton Hears a Who!”

 

CES kindergartener Kasen Smith holds his finished Horton character.

CHS students pass SRNA exams

 

Campbellsville High School students recently passed the State Registered Nurse Aide exam and are now registered nurse aides.

 

              

CHS soccer team selling beanies

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team is selling beanies as a fundraiser.

 

The beanies are black cuff, 100 percent acrylic yarn and the Adidas brand.

 

They feature the CHS Eagle soccer crest with a purple, gold and white embroidery, and are $25 each.

 

CHS Soccer Beanies

CES students sample green eggs and ham

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students recently sampled green eggs and ham as part of their week-long celebration of Dr. Seuss.

 

Students in Leanna Cundiff’s class tried vanilla pudding, which became green when mixed, with vanilla wafers.

 

CES kindergartener Michael Terry samples green eggs and ham.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

CES students write about Thing 1, Thing 2

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students recently wrote about Thing 1 and Thing 2 during their week-long celebration of Dr. Seuss.

 

Students were asked to complete the writing prompt, “If Thing 1 and Thing 2 came to my house we would … “

 

CES kindergarteners Jayden Maupin and ReAnna Jeffries write what they would do with Thing 1 and Thing 2.

CHS tennis players advance in regional competition


Several of Campbellsville High School’s boys’ and girls’ tennis players have advanced in the 5th region singles and doubles tournament, which began on Friday, May 6.

 

    

CES students make Thing 1, Thing 2 figures

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students recently made their own Thing 1 and Thing 2 figures during their week-long celebration of Dr. Seuss.

 

Students practiced their cutting skills by cutting circles, squares and rectangles for their Thing 1 characters.

 

Then, they glued the body together and added arms and legs.

 

CES kindergartener John Lane holds his finished Thing 1 character.

CMS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of May 9.

 

CMS softball tryouts set for Jan. 9, 12

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball tryouts have been scheduled for January.

 

All students interested in playing must have a current athletic physical.

 

Tryouts have been scheduled for Monday, Jan. 9, and Thursday, Jan. 12, from 5 to 6:15 p.m. at the Campbellsville High School softball fieldhouse, which is on the Campbellsville Elementary School campus.

CES art students catch leprechauns

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students recently caught their own leprechauns.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, students read “How to Catch a Leprechaun” by Adam Wallace.

 

After reading the book, Hash discussed the many different ways a person can catch a leprechaun.

 

CES first-grader Elijah Williams writes about his leprechaun trap.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of May 2.

 

CHS hosts concert band clinic

 

Campbellsville High School concert band recently hosted a joint clinic with Casey County High School.

 

CHS hosted a day of rehearsals with guest conductors and students from Campbellsville University and Lindsey Wilson College.

 

CHS freshman Abie Angel works with guest instructor Tony Barrett.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the week for the week of May 2.

 

CES students celebrate St. Patrick’s Day

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently celebrated St. Patrick’s Day with several special activities.

 

Students had a day of fun making special crafts, coloring shamrocks, wearing St. Patrick’s Day hats and necklaces, making green icing and decorating cookies, reading about St. Patrick and much more.

 

CES preschool students in Sherry Cowherd’s class wear their St. Patrick’s Day hats and necklaces. From left, front, are Chase Arnett, Elijah Russell, Nevon Stum and Noelan McMahan. Second row, Trinity Dye, Addisyn Taylor, Tabitha Leggett, Alinna Bray and Lillian Merriweather. Back, Kennon Dotson, Reece Williams, Kingston Cowherd, Cameron Dean, Levi Ritchie, Chanler Mann and Anthony McClure.

CES second-graders make pinch pots

 

Campbellsville Elementary School second-grade students recently made pinch pots.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art classes, students are learning about how art can tell stories and help the viewer learn about other people. They are also learning how art can be functional, such as a pot carrying water.

 

CES second-graders Aaron Ritchie, at left, and Aiden Dziabula shape their pots.

CMS softball team beats Casey County

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team took on Casey County on Friday, April 29, and picked up two wins.

 

CMS students collecting Christmas decorations for community service project

 

Campbellsville Middle School fifth-grade students are collecting Christmas decorations for a community service project.

 

Students in Jessica Lile’s class are working on a project for Grandview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.

 

The students will decorate a Christmas tree and give gifts to the residents. They will also be caroling and making Christmas cards.

CHS senior to bowl at LWC

 

Campbellsville High School senior Jared Brewster will continue his academic and bowling careers at Lindsey Wilson College next fall.

 

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

 

Campbellsville High School senior Jared Brewster will continue his academic and bowling careers at Lindsey Wilson College next fall. Brewster recently signed his letter of intent in a special ceremony with friends, family members, coaches and teammates. From left, front, are Brewster’s grandmother Patricia Davis, his mother Suzanne Davis holding his brother Jaden, Brewster, and his father David Brewster holding his sister Jewell Brewster, who is a kindergarten student at Campbellsville Elementary School. Back, LWC bowling coach Brandon Burns, CHS assistant bowling coach Dakota Pendleton, CHS head bowling coach Stephen Tucker and CHS Principal Kirby Smith.

CMS baseball team takes on Pulaski County

 

Campbellsville Middle School baseball team took on Pulaski County on Friday, April 29.

 

CHS students practice for AP exams

 

Campbellsville High School students recently spent a day at Campbellsville University preparing for their upcoming AP exams.

 

Monique Morton, director of math and computer science at Advance Kentucky, recently came to Campbellsville to lead CHS AP computer science students in a study session.

 

Morton talked to students about how to best prepare for the AP exams, and administered mock questions.

 

Monique Morton, director of math and computer science at Advance Kentucky, recently came to Campbellsville to lead Sonya Kessler’s AP computer science students in a study session. Sonya Kessler is at left and CHS seniors Murphy Lamb and Zack Settle are at right.

CES students learn about the arts

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned all about the arts.

 

CES hosted Arts Day on Friday, April 29, and invited several special guests to talk to students about music, drama, art and much more.

 

CES preschool students study the letter V

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are working hard to learn the alphabet.

 

Each week, students focus on learning a specific letter.

 

Recently, students in Denise Spencer’s class learned all about the letter V.

 

CES preschool teacher Denise Spencer helps Tyrek Moore read a book about the letter V.

CHS tennis teams defeat Russell County

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ tennis teams took on Russell and Meade counties on Saturday, April 23.

 

CES preschool students have fun dancing

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students have lots of fun in their classroom.

 

Each day, students have fun singing educational songs and dancing together.

 

CES preschool student Alinna Bray dances with her classmates Trinity Dye, at left, and Anthony McClure.

CES students draw landscapes

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning how to draw landscapes

 

CHS senior to play soccer at CU

 

Campbellsville High School soccer player Daniel Silva will continue his academic and athletic career at Campbellsville University.

 

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

 

Campbellsville High School soccer player Daniel Silva will continue his academic and athletic career at Campbellsville University. Silva recently signed his letter of intent in a special ceremony with friends, family members, classmates and teammates. Congratulating him, from left, front, are his parents Dewayne and Dr. Carla Golightly. Back, his brother David, a freshman at CHS, CU head soccer coach Adam Preston, CHS head soccer coach Bradley Harris and assistant coaches Matt Schmuck and Malique Spaulding.

CES Wings Express students write thank you notes

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express program will soon end for the 2015-2016 school year, and students are writing thank you notes to those who have helped them this year.

 

CMS students learn to play the ukulele

 

Campbellsville Middle School music students are learning to play the ukulele.

 

CMS music teacher Jessica Floyd recently purchased ukuleles with money donated in a Donors Choose campaign.

 

CMS seventh-grader Serenity Ford plays a chord on the ukulele.

CHS students conduct mock trial

 

It only took 10 minutes for them to find him guilty.

 

Campbellsville High School students in AP American Government and Politics class, taught by Susan Dabney, recently learned all about the Supreme Court and how to conduct a criminal trial.

 

CMS students draw themselves

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students recently drew themselves using a new art technique.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s art class, students are learning about foreshortening.

 

CMS fourth-grader Simon Wilkerson traces his shoes so he can draw himself using the foreshortening technique.

CMS students honored for high K-PREP scores

 

Campbellsville Middle School students were recently honored for last year’s high K-PREP scores.

 

This year’s fifth- and sixth-graders who scored proficient or distinguished in all areas went on a field trip to Ralphie’s Fun Center in Glasgow. And seventh- and eighth-graders who scored proficient or distinguished in all areas took a trip to the House of Boom in Louisville.

 

 

CMS students study geometry

 

Campbellsville Middle School fourth-graders are learning about geometry.

 

In Garnetta Murrell’s class, students were recently introduced to some geometry terms such as lines, line segments, rays, points and parallel, intersecting and perpendicular lines.

 

CMS fourth-graders Kenya Bridgewater, at left, and Rowan Petett make geometric shapes with marshmallows and pretzels.

CHS seniors complete automotive certifications

 

Campbellsville High School seniors Andy Sabo and Ruben Reyes recently completed their automotive service excellence certification at the Green County Area Technology Center.

 

    

CHS art students work with clay

 

Campbellsville High School specialized art students recently worked with clay.

 

Several of Jo Ann Harris’s students are studying advanced art concepts in a specialized class.

 

Learning at their own pace, students are creating several pieces of artwork. Recently, students worked with clay to make figures.

 

CHS senior Tiffany Stagner shapes what will become a zombie face.

CHS students receive industry certification

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Spencer Swafford and sophomore Chaz Babbs recently passed exams to receive globally recognized industry certification.

 

     

CMS Beta Club members selling cookie dough

 

Campbellsville Middle School Beta Club members are selling cookie dough.

 

And, as an incentive for selling, students can earn scholarship money for college.

CES students make magic pudding

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-grade students recently made magic pudding.

 

Students in Shirley Cox’s and Amanda Greer’s classes celebrated St. Patrick’s Day with several special activities.

 

During one of the activities, students made magic pudding.

 

CES first-graders mix their pudding and were surprised when it turned green.     CES first-grader Parker Hamilton shakes the pudding mixture, as Alex Mixtega waits his turn.

CHS bowling team raffling gas cards

 

Campbellsville High School bowling team members are selling chances on two gas cards.

 

Team members are raffling two $50 gas cards.

CES students make leprechaun floats

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently made leprechaun floats.

 

Students in Tracey Rinehart’s second-grade class celebrated St. Patrick’s Day with some special treats.

 

Their classwork centered on St. Patrick’s Day, from math to reading.

 

At the end of the day, Rinehart made leprechaun floats with her students out of soda, sherbet, whipped cream and cherries.

 

CES second-graders, from left, Lashonda Wilkinson, Dorothy Shively and Alex Wilson make their leprechaun floats.

CES preschool students learn about farming

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are learning all about farming – and have made their own butter and learned how farmers milk a cow.

 

CES students play math games

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-grade students are sharpening their math skills.

 

Students in Patty Haley’s class are working with fractions.

 

To help them learn, the students work in groups to play several games.

 

CES third-graders Jaron Johnson, at left, and McKailynn Grubaugh use a math game to study fractions.

CES Wings Express students make treat bags for third-graders

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently made treat bags for third-grade students who will take state standardized tests this week.

 

CMS students learn about Morse, binary codes

 

Campbellsville Middle School fourth-graders recently learned about different types of codes people use to communicate.

 

Students in Samantha Coomer’s science class are learning about Morse code and binary code.

 

They watched a video of a man who was being interviewed, but used his eyes to blink a message for help in Morse code.

 

CMS fourth-grader Zhi Chen deciphers a binary code to reveal the word “apples.”

Former ‘Survivor’ contestant speaks to CES third-graders

 

Jefra Bland Hines, a former “Survivor” contestant from Campbellsville, spoke to Campbellsville Elementary School third-grade students recently, encouraging them to do their best on upcoming state standardized tests.

 

CES students learn about animals

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-grade students recently learned about caring for animals.

 

Students in Hannah Jones’s class had fun caring for two rabbits.

 

Jones taught her students about animal life cycles, and then brought two rabbits to school to help her students learn how much care animals require.

 

CES third-grade teacher Hannah Jones laughs as Maylee Wilds holds one of the class’s rabbits.

CES students have fun, learn at music stations

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are having fun and learning about rhythm by traveling to stations in Cyndi Chadwick’s music classes.

 

CES students learn teamwork

 

Campbellsville Elementary School second-graders are learning how to work as a team.

 

After finishing their classwork, students in Tracey Rinehart’s class worked as a team to put together a world map puzzle.

 

CES second-graders, from left, Cayton Lawhorn, Lanigan Price and Luke Adkins worked as a team to put together this world map puzzle.

CES names Leaders of the Month

 

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

 

CES book drive to benefit preschool students

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host a book drive to benefit preschool students.

 

Donations of new and gently used books appropriate for children ages 3 to 5 are being solicited. The books will be given to students in Sherry Cowherd’s and Denise Spencer’s preschool classes.

CES students learn about bees

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently met a very special guest.

 

Molly Sullivan, who is Miss Bowling Green Outstanding Teen and will soon compete for the Miss Kentucky Outstanding Teen title, came to CES to talk to kindergarten and first-grade students.

 

Sullivan’s platform is “Be the Sunshine,” and she read several agricultural books to students.

 

Molly Sullivan, who is Miss Bowling Green Outstanding Teen and will soon compete for the Miss Kentucky Outstanding Teen title, talks to CES kindergarteners about bees.

CHS students attend leadership symposium

 

A group of Campbellsville High School freshmen attended a leadership symposium on Tuesday, April 26, at Monroe County High School.

 

CES students learn about irregular verbs

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are working hard to learn about verbs.

 

In Patty Haley’s class, students are talking about regular and irregular verbs.

 

CES third-grade teacher Patty Haley works with students, clockwise from top, Jayden Harris, De’Asia Fisher and Landon Tucker to teach them about irregular verbs.

CMS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of May 2.

 

Head start students visit CES

 

Campbellsville Elementary School hosted local head start students on Thursday, March 30, to see and learn about the school.

 

CES Guidance Counselor Sonya Orberson led Campbellsville/Taylor County Head Start students through the recently renovated school building.

 

CES Guidance Counselor Sonya Orberson leads Campbellsville/Taylor County Head Start students through the school’s new cafeteria.

CMS, CHS students win conservation art awards

 

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

 

CMS art winners are, from left, fifth-graders Karlie Cox, Ava Hughes and Lillee Byrne, who are classroom winners, and Taylor County Conservation District Board Member Barry Smith. Byrne was also the overall winner for her school.     CMS writing winners are, from left, seventh-graders Riley Rainwater, Savannah Gumm and Adin Hunt, sixth-grader Konner Forbis and seventh-grader Grant Lawson, who are all classroom winners. In back are Taylor County Conservation District Board Member Barry Smith and Steven Gumm, who is Hunt’s teacher. Hunt was the overall winner for his school and county runner-up. Savannah Gumm was the second-place winner for her school, and Rainwater was third.     CHS sophomore Brandon Greer, at right, won the writing contest for his school and received his awards from Taylor County Conservation District Board Member Barry Smith, center. Greer’s teacher Ben Davis, at left, won a $50 prize.

School supply drive to benefit CES students

 

A local school supply drive will benefit Campbellsville Elementary Schools students.

 

Taylor County Public Library, Edwards Jones and The Big Dawg are hosting a school supply drive to benefit Campbellsville and Taylor County elementary schools.

CES students win conservation art awards

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently won awards for their entries in Taylor County Conservation District’s annual art contest.

 

The winners were recognized at a schoolwide assembly on Thursday, March 30.

 

CES art competition classroom second-place winners include, from left, front, first-graders Parker Hamilton and Addelyn Dooley, first-grader Parker Scharbrough, first-grader Kenady Gabehart, kindergarteners Aleja Taylor and Marlee Dickens. Back, second-graders Luke Adkins, Kendall Cruz and Evelyn Stancill and third-graders Bradley Paris, Connor Coots and Raeanna Jefferson. Absent from the photo are kindergartener Jyra Welch and Kaylee Gayheart.     CES art competition classroom third-place winners are, from left, front, kindergarteners Caleb Goodson, Timothy Stacy, Lillie Judd and Aubrey Novak and first-grader Owen Skaggs. Second row, first-graders Tina Jiang, Amani Bridgewater, Jackson Bates and Gracie Murphy, third-graders Breona Bridgewater and Vivian York and second-graders Kadin Coppage and Braxton Agee. Back, second-grader Emerson Gowin and third-graders Ethan Garrison and Narissa Barnett. Absent from the photo is second-grader Alex Yang.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of March 27.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of March 27.

CES students ‘level up’ with Lexia

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students who recently “leveled up” with the Lexia and Reading Plus programs were honored at a school-wide assembly on Thursday, March 30.

 

Lexia and Reading Plus are technology-based reading programs that help increase reading proficiency for pre-kindergarten students through high school seniors.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of March 27.

 

From left are kindergartener Mikaylah Flynn, second-grader Jayden Moore, third-grader Narissa Barnett and first-grader Parker Hamilton.

CHS students are college, career ready

 

Campbellsville High School seniors are working hard to become college and career ready.

 

Chase Atwood     Jaleel Cowan     Gabriel Clark

CES students make truffula trees

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently made truffula trees during their week-long celebration of Dr. Seuss.

 

Students in Lisa Wiseman’s class used coffee filters and straws to make their trees, which are featured in the book “The Lorax.”

 

CES kindergartener Jayden Maupin holds his truffula tree.

CES preschool students practice sorting

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are practicing sorting items.

 

Students recently played a game in which they were asked to sort a cup of jellybeans.

 

Without being given any other directions, the students sorted the jellybeans on a piece of a paper with different colors written on it.

 

CES preschool student Addisyn Taylor sorts her jellybeans.

CIS school year to start Aug. 8

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students will now begin the 2016-2017 school year on Monday, Aug. 8.

 

Opening day for all CIS students has been moved from Wednesday, Aug. 3, to Monday, Aug. 8, because of construction at Campbellsville Elementary School.

CMS fourth-grader wins ribbons at talk meet

 

Campbellsville Middle School fourth-grader Averi Perkins competed and won an award at this year’s Taylor County 4-H Talk Meet on Tuesday, March 28.

 

Perkins scored higher than a 80 in the 9-year-old competition and received a blue ribbon, which is the top ribbon given.

 

CMS fourth-grader Averi Perkins was named reserve champion in the 9-year-old category of this year’s Taylor County 4-H Talk Meet.

CIS receives $17,000 in Crusade for Children funding

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools recently received $17,000 in funding from the annual Crusade for Children fundraising drive.

 

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of March 27.

 

From left are sophomore Davon Cecil, senior Shauna Jones, junior Cody Davis and freshman Zaria Cowan.

CES construction crew working to meet deadlines

 

Those who pass by Campbellsville Elementary School – no matter the time of day or night – will likely see construction crew members working to complete the school’s renovation in time for the new school year.

 

And while heavy rain has impacted construction, those involved with the project say they are dedicated to finishing the project so children can attend school on schedule.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training and orientation on Thursday, April 13.

 

The training will be at the FRYSC Center, which is located at Campbellsville High School, at 2 p.m.

CIS students attend Friends of Scouting breakfast

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students attended the Taylor County Friends of Scouting breakfast on Wednesday, March 29, at Campbellsville University.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-graders Grayson Dooley and Aidan Phillips and Campbellsville Middle School fourth-graders Zeke Harris and Noah Leachman attended the breakfast, which was hosted to raise money for local Boy Scouts.

 

From left, Campbellsville Elementary School third-grader Grayson Dooley, Campbellsville Middle School fourth-graders Zeke Harris and Noah Leachman and third-grader Aidan Phillips pose for a photo with former University of Kentucky basketball player Cameron Mills.

CES kindergarteners play sight word games

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are working hard to learn their sight words.

 

Each week, students are given a list of words to study, and learn to spell and write.

 

In Kimberly Clark’s class, students recently played games to help learn their words.

 

CES kindergartener Natalee Shaw spells “too” with clothes pins.

CES, CMS and CHS release dress codes

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools recently released dress codes for the 2016-2017 school year.

CMS choir students present spring show

 

Campbellsville Middle School choir students presented their spring variety show on Sunday, March 26, entitled “Madness in the Middle.”

 

Fourth- and fifth-grade choir members performed several selections, and sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade students presented musical selections, dances and comedic interludes.

 

CMS eighth-grader Jasmine Mitchell performs “Heathens.”

CHS graduate receives scholarship

 

Paige Dabney, who graduated from Campbellsville High School in May, recently received a Power of Life Scholarship from the Kentucky Blood Center, totaling $500.

 

CHS students win awards at first KUNA event

 

Campbellsville High School students recently attended their first KUNA event, and brought home several awards.

 

CHS Y-Club members, accompanied by sponsor Susan Dabney, attended the Kentucky United Nations Assembly event on March 26-28 at the Galt House in Louisville.

 

Overall, CHS students attending received a Delegation of Excellence award.

 

And Bryce Richardson, a junior, received an Outstanding Delegate award.

 

CHS students attending KUNA include, from left, juniors Jenny Lantz, Bryce Richardson, Lisa Richter and Cass Kidwell, sophomores Elizabeth Sullivan, Glenn Lamer, Myles Murrell, Leslie McKenzie, Jeremiah Jackson and Abbie Dicken, freshman Cole Kidwell, sophomore Brandon Greer, freshman Savanna Brockman, sponsor Susan Dabney and senior Noah Wagers. Absent from the photo is freshman Bailey Thompson.

CIS releases bus routes for 2016-2017

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ bus routes for the 2016-2017 school year have been released.

 

CES yearbooks on sale now

 

Campbellsville Elementary School yearbooks are on sale now.

 

Yearbooks for the 2016-2017 school year are being sold for $15 each.

 

The deadline to purchase a book is Friday, April 14, and yearbooks will be distributed on Friday, May 12.

CIS employee receives School Bus Driver of the Year award

 

For nearly five decades, Travis Keltner has driven children to and from school.

 

He has not only made sure students safely get to and from school, however, but also that they have coats to wear and bicycles to ride – and are entertained on their ride.

 

And it’s the opportunity to help Campbellsville Independent School’s students that keeps him coming to work, he says.

 

To honor him for his commitment, service and dedication, Keltner has received this year’s School Bus Driver of the Year award.

 

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Jason Agee recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Jason Agee

CES students learn about the American flag

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are learning about the American flag.

 

Students in Kimberly Clark’s class are discussing the flag and what it stands for.

 

CES kindergarten teacher Kimberly Clark discusses the American flag with her students.

CES students use cereal to learn math

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently used cereal to help them learn math.

 

Students in Amanda Greer’s first-grade class and Tonya Hagan’s second-grade class recently celebrated St. Patrick’s Day by enjoying some Lucky Charms cereal.

 

But before they enjoyed their snack, students used the cereal to help them learn to make a graph.

 

CES second-grader Weston Veltman sorts his Lucky Charms marshmallows.

CES Art Club students make flowers

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are having fun participating in the school’s Art Club.

 

CES art teacher Adrienne Hash sponsors the club, and invites students to join based on interest in art, an assessment they complete and their classroom performance.

 

Art Club students meet with Hash once a week during the school day to learn about artists and art techniques.

 

CES third-grader Brooklyn Boudreaux makes a paper flower.

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 Denise Spencer’s class learned several words that start with V.

 

One of the words was “volcano.”

 

CES preschool students watch as the volcano erupts.

CMS students win awards at KUNA

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently attended the KUNA convention and brought home some awards.

 

CMS Y-Club members attended the Kentucky United Nations Assembly on March 19-21 at Crown Plaza in Louisville.

 

Campbellsville High School freshmen Zaria Cowan and Cole Kidwell also attended KUNA and served in leadership roles.

 

Cowan was president of the United Nations General Assembly, and Kidwell served as president of the Security Council. They were elected at last year’s KUNA events.

 

CMS students dress for their presentation about Greece. From left, front, are eighth-grader Chloe Bennett, sixth-graders Graci Crews and Briana Davis, eighth-grader Kaylee Reynolds, seventh-grader Tayler Thompson and eighth-grader Clark Kidwell. Second row, eighth-grader Devan Keith and sixth-graders Wesley Reynolds and Mary Russell. In back is eighth-grader Zaquan Cowan.

CHS physics students determine the speed of sound

 

Campbellsville High School physics students recently determined the speed of sound.

 

In Cheryl Dicken’s class, students recently studied how to determine the speed of sound by using the concept of resonance.

 

CHS senior Murphy Lamb and his classmates, clockwise from left, Ben Rafferty, Zack Settle, Logan Brown and Dalton Ballentine work to determine the speed of sound.

CES students selling pizza to raise money for musical performances

 

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

 

All proceeds from the fundraiser will go toward paying the musicians’ costs to perform at CES.

 

The fundraiser began on Thursday, March 16.

 

Orders are due Wednesday, March 29, with payment.

CHS students see the stars

 

Campbellsville High School students recently took a trip to see the stars.

 

Students participating in the Kentucky Scholars Program visited the MacAdam Student Observatory at the University of Kentucky.

 

Timothy Knauer, director of the MacAdam Student Observatory, met with students to explain how the observatory works and to give them a lesson about the stars. He also ate dinner with the group and took them to the observatory, which is on the roof of one of UK’s parking structures.

 

CHS seniors, from left, Zack Settle, Laura Lamb, Murphy Lamb, Caroline McMahan, Vera Brown, Blair Lamb, Ben Rafferty, Ricky Smith-Cecil and Dalton Ballentine take a photo at the MacAdam Student Observatory on the University of Kentucky campus.

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School senior Jaleel Cowan recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

As of Monday, March 27, Cowan has passed Certiport exams in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint to obtain Microsoft Office Specialist industry certification.

 

Jaleel Cowan

CHS athletic passes now available

 

Campbellsville High School athletic passes are now available for the 2016-2017 season.

 

Several options are available for community members, staff members and retired teachers.

CMS students named to honor roll

 

Campbellsville Middle School students were recently named to the honor roll for the third nine-week grading period of the 2016-2017 school year.

 

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

CMS students named to honor roll

 

Campbellsville Middle School students were recently named to the honor roll for the second nine-week grading period of the 2016-2017 school year.

 

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

CHS softball team takes on Green County in All ‘A’ region tournament

 

Campbellsville High School softball team took on Green County on Saturday, March 25, in the fifth region All “A” tournament.

 

CHS battled to the end, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS junior Caitlin Bright walks to the plate.

CHS softball team takes on Green County in All ‘A’ region tournament

 

Campbellsville High School softball team took on Green County on Saturday, March 25, in the fifth region All “A” tournament.

 

CHS battled to the end, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS junior Caitlin Bright walks to the plate.

CHS baseball team plays in All ‘A’ fifth region championship

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team won in the first round of the All “A” fifth region tournament to advance to the championship match up.

 

On Friday, March 24, CHS defeated Green County by a score of 5-3.

 

CHS senior Zack Bottoms gets ready to bat.

CMS baseball team defeats Casey, Marion counties

 

Campbellsville Middle School baseball team recently defeated Casey and Marion counties.

 

On Tuesday, March 21, CMS picked up two wins against Casey County. Final score of A game was 11-4. In the B game, CMS won by a score of 5-2.

 

CMS defeated Marion County on Wednesday, March 22. Final score of the A game was 6-3. And the CMS team battled hard in the B game, but lost by a score of 3-4.

 

CMS eighth-grader Kameron Smith slides into home plate.

CMS softball team takes on Russell County

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team recently took on Russell County.

 

The team couldn’t pull out a win in the A game, but won by the B game by a score of 6-1.

 

CMS seventh-grader Olivia Fields smiles as her dad, assistant coach Joey Fields, talks to her after a hit.

CHS to host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville High School will host parent-teacher conferences on Monday, Sept. 12.

CMS softball team defeats Casey County

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team defeated Casey County recently.

 

Final score of the A game was 12-1.

 

And the CMS team won the B game by a score of 5-2.

 

CMS sixth-grader Bri Hayes pitches.

CHS tennis teams take on North Hardin

 

Campbellsville High School tennis teams took on North Hardin High School on Thursday, March 16.

 

The boys’ team won by a score of 3-2.

 

CHS senior Zack Settle and junior Cass Kidwell won their doubles match, and juniors Cody Davis and Jackson Hunt were singles winners.

 

CHS senior Zack Settle hits the ball.

CHS baseball season underway

 

Campbellsville High School baseball season is underway.

 

This year’s season began on Thursday, March 9, with a scrimmage vs. North Bullitt High School.

 

The game ended in a tie, at six runs each.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Arren Hash pitches.

CMS volleyball team defeats Casey County

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball teams took on Casey County on Tuesday, March 21, for the last regular season game.

 

The seventh-grade squad defeated Casey County by a score of 2-0.

 

Despite battling to a third game, CMS eighth-graders couldn’t get the win. Final score was 1-2.

 

CMS eighth-grader Taylor Knight hits the ball.

CMS students take learning outside

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently took their learning outside the classroom.

 

Students in Steven Gumm’s seventh-grade science class are studying electricity and magnetism.

 

CMS seventh-graders Serenity Ford, at left, and Cailet Clark study together.

CMS students enjoy reading

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are enjoying reading together.

 

In Steven Gumm’s leveled reading class, students are reading “The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe” by C.S. Lewis.

 

When finished, students will watch the movie based on the book, which was released in 2005.

 

From left, CMS sixth-grader Kaydon Taylor and seventh-graders Alexis Thomas and Autumn Brown read together.

CHS art students attend ‘A Day in the Visual Arts’ event

 

Campbellsville High School National Art Honor Society students attended the annual “A Day in the Visual Arts” event at Campbellsville University on Friday, March 24, and one took home awards.

 

The event – which included a high school student juried show – was open to CHS and other students as well as the Campbellsville/Taylor County community.

 

CHS senior Tiffany Stagner won first place and second place awards in the painting category.

 

CHS senior Tiffany Stagner won first and second place in the high school student juried show at Campbellsville University’s “A Day in the Visual Arts” event.

CHS seniors work toward college, career readiness

 

Campbellsville High School students are working hard to become college and career ready.

 

Several students recently passed exams on their way to becoming career ready.

CES students named Leaders of the Month

 

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

 

Students chosen were selected because they excel at the Seven Habits of Highly Effective People.

 

The students will be honored at a luncheon on Wednesday, March 29, with local community leaders.

 

From left, front, are second-grader Evan Lockridge, third-graders Evangeline Bledsoe and Kendall Bright, kindergarteners Lillie Judd, Aubrey Novak, Braydan Dyer and Madison Haywood, third-grader Demetrious Dickens and first-grader Raleigh Spencer. Back, second-grader Alijah Henderson, third-grader Nora Harris, second-grader Hayden Maupin, third-grader Grayson Dooley, first-graders Jacob Golden, London Whitlow and Anna Keith, third-grader Madison Philpott and second-grader Tye Rhodes. Absent from the photo are first-graders Rizzo McKenzie and Karson Burchett.

CES students ‘level up’ with Lexia

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students who recently “leveled up” with the Lexia and Reading Plus programs were honored at a school-wide assembly on Friday, March 24.

 

Lexia and Reading Plus are technology-based reading programs that help increase reading proficiency for pre-kindergarten students through high school seniors.

 

About 175 students were recognized at CES on March 24 for increasing their reading proficiency level using the programs from Friday, March 17, to Thursday, March 23.

CES students raise money for American Heart Association

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently received prizes for participating in this year’s Jump Rope for Heart fundraiser.

 

Twelve students in second and third grades participated and raised $181 for the American Heart Association.

 

CES students participating in this year’s Jump Rope for Heart fundraiser are, in front, third-grader Connor Coots. Back, from left, third-graders Nora Harris and Aliyah Burton, second-graders Joseph Greer, Trever Lasley and Lashonda Wilkinson, third-grader Savannah Wethington and second-graders Mason Davis and Tye Rhodes. Absent from the photo are second-graders Jaylin Christie and Evan Cundiff and third-grader Chyanne Christie.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of March 27.

 

From left, front, are first-grader Eric Epperson, kindergartener Caleb Goodson, first-grader Gemma Bledsoe, kindergartener Tyce Owens, first-graders Addysen England, Destini Gholston and Ben Parrott and kindergartener LeeAnna Garvin. Back, third-grader Tayshaun Hickman, second-graders Cadence Burton and Zayden McKenzie, third-graders Mary James, Talaysia Daniels and Izak Burress and second-grader Jayden Moore. Absent from the photo are kindergartener Zain Mullins, first-grader Alexis Mann and second-grader Braydon Noegel.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of March 27.

 

From left are second-grader Sammantha Wooley, first-grader Stella Newcomb and kindergartener Mason Edwards. Absent from the photo is third-grader Miranda Edwards.

CHS freshman cast in ‘A Christmas Carol’

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Gracyne Hash has been cast in an upcoming production of the classic play “A Christmas Carol.”

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Gracyne Hash has been cast in an upcoming production of the classic play “A Christmas Carol.” Here, she is pictured in a performance of “My Fair Lady.”

CMS, CHS students attend high school journalism workshop

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students attended the Campbellsville University Mass Communication Workshop on Thursday, March 23.

 

Campbellsville University’s Department of Mass Communication sponsors the event, which takes place on the CU campus.

 

Students attended workshop sessions to learn about broadcasting, graphic design, sports announcing, photojournalism, editing, film criticism, sports media, mass media ethics, screen acting, public relations, social media, copyediting and news announcing.

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students attending the Campbellsville University Mass Communication Workshop are, from left, front eighth-graders Chloe Garrett, Kaylee Reynolds and Taylor Knight and seniors Jaleel Cowan, Logan Brown and Jared Brewster. Back, senior Vera Brown, sophomore Andrea Bryant and seniors Shauna Jones, Blair Lamb, Kyrsten Hill and Laura Lamb. CHS junior Austin Fitzgerald is absent from the photo.

CHS concert band students receive distinguished ratings

 

Campbellsville High School concert band students recently received distinguished ratings and have been invited to perform at a state assessment.

 

The band performed on Wednesday, March 22, at John Hardin High School in Elizabethtown.

 

The band received distinguished ratings in each category, from every judge.

 

And, because the band received the highest rating possible from every judge, CHS has been invited to play at the state level assessment.

 

 

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 to students.

 

Betty Sue Schuhmann reads to CES preschool students.

CMS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of March 27.

 

From left are seventh-grader Rylee Petett, sixth-grader Kaydon Taylor, eighth-grader John Orberson and fourth-grader Mackenzie Negron. Not pictured is fifth-grader Conner Rinehart.

CHS teachers, students battle in quick recall challenge

 

Campbellsville High School teachers and academic team members recently battled it out in a quick recall challenge.

 

The academic team season has ended, but students are already preparing for next season.

 

On Tuesday, March 21, the students battled their teachers in a quick recall match.

 

CHS teachers Zach Shelton, at left, and Ben Davis bump fists after answering a question correct. CHS teacher Lauren Bennett is at left and Lindsay Williams is at right.

CMS volleyball players honored

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grade volleyball players were honored on Tuesday, March 21.

 

This year’s team features eight eighth-graders, including Laci Hodgens, Zoie Sidebottom, Anna Clara Moura, Taylor Knight, Kaylee Reynolds, Carly Adams, Chloe Garrett and Alanna Atwood.

 

CMS eighth-grade volleyball players are honored for their dedication and hard work this season. From left are coach Shajuana Ditto, Chloe Garrett, Laci Hodgens, Carly Adams, Kaylee Reynolds, Taylor Knight, Alanna Atwood, Anna Clara Moura, Zoie Sidebottom and coach Hailey Ogle.

CMS to host sweetheart dance

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host a sweetheart dance on Friday, Feb. 17.

 

The dance is a semi-formal, and tickets are on sale now.

 

Single tickets are $5 each, and couple tickets are $8.

 

Campbellsville Middle School

CES students sharpen math skills

 

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

 

In Tracey Rinehart’s class, students recently celebrated St. Patrick’s Day by working pot of gold math problems.

 

CES second-grader Lashonda Wilkinson uses blocks to help her work a St. Patrick’s Day math problem.

CES students write why they are lucky

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently celebrated St. Patrick’s Day.

 

To mark the day, students in Hailey Ogle’s first-grade class colored and cut out shamrocks and then glued them to a worksheet, on which they wrote why they believe they are lucky.

 

CES first-grade teacher Hailey Ogle helps Willow Griffin glue her shamrock to her worksheet, on which she wrote why she is lucky.

CHS students named to honor roll

 

Campbellsville High School students were recently named to the honor roll for the third nine-week grading period of the 2016-2017 school year.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

From left are Sara Farmer, Ryan Kearney and Kaleigh Hunt. Absent from the photo is CHS senior Kayla Atkinson.

CES art students make monsters

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students recently made their own monsters.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, students are learning about texture in the human environment.

 

As an activity, students made monsters out of found materials.

 

CES first-grader Seeley Whitaker holds his monster.

CHS students make stir fry

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned to make stir fry.

 

Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, recently came to CHS to talk to students.

 

In Deanna Campbell’s foods and nutrition classes, Freeman taught students to make chicken stir fry.

 

CHS foods and nutrition teacher Deanna Campbell helps junior Matteo Rossi chop garlic.

CES students gear up for state testing

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-graders are preparing for state testing, which is nearing.

 

Only the CES third-graders take K-PREP tests.

 

This year’s testing theme is “Survivor: Out Study, Out Score, Out Perform.”

 

To prepare for upcoming state testing, CES third-grade teachers are decorating their hallway with a jungle theme. Students were given bonus points in their classes if they made totem pole boxes, like these, to help decorate.

CHS students celebrate college, career readiness success

 

Campbellsville High School students are celebrating their college and career readiness success.

 

Students are working hard to achieve college and career readiness status.

 

To motivate them, College and Career Readiness Counselor Angie Travis marks their success on the wall outside her office.

 

CHS students are motivated to complete college and career readiness status by their successes being marked on the wall outside College and Career Readiness Counselor Angie Travis’s office.

CES Explorers students play shamrock games

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently had fun and learned about contractions while playing shamrock games.

 

Students recently rotated to two stations during their CES Explorers time.

 

At the first station, students played a pot of gold game in which they rolled a dice and moved on a game board. When they landed, students read two words put together as a contraction, and then wrote a sentence using the contraction.

 

CES second-grader Codey Parks rolls the dice while playing a pot of gold game.

CMS students learn to play water glasses

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are learning to play new instruments in their music class.

 

In Jessica Floyd’s class, students recently learned to play the water glasses.

 

CMS sixth-grader Ronin Smith plays the water glasses.

CES students learn to play the drums

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently learned to play the drums – with buckets.

 

In Cyndi Chadwick’s class, students are having lots of fun with bucket drumming.

 

CES second-grader Kae’vin Spaulding plays the drums.

CMS students honor cafeteria workers

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently honored those who work in their school cafeteria.

 

CMS celebrated Cafeteria Appreciation Day on Monday, March 20.

 

CMS fifth-graders Kylee Cox, at left, and Alexis Sharp make Cafeteria Appreciation cards.

CES students add fractions

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are practicing adding fractions.

 

In Marcia Sharp’s third-grade class, students are using number lines to help them add fractions together.

 

CES third-graders Cody Tamez, at left, and Jaylen Clark practice adding fractions.

CES students color shamrocks

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently had fun celebrating St. Patrick’s Day.

 

Students in Luci Shofner’s first-grade class had fun coloring shamrocks.

 

CES first-grader Amani Bridgewater colors a shamrock.

CES preschool students play shape game

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are having fun playing a shape game.

 

In Sherry Cowherd’s class, students take turns rolling a dice that says different shapes on it printed in different colors.

 

CES preschool teacher Sherry Cowherd plays Roll a Shape with Tabitha Leggett, at left, and Alinna Bray.

Balfour representative to meet with CHS juniors

 

Campbellsville High School juniors will meet with a Balfour representative soon to discuss purchasing class rings.

CES students make clay owls

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students recently made their own owls out of clay.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s class, students are learning about sculptures, which are artworks that have form.

 

CES kindergartener Braydan Dyer holds his owl.

CES students make cards

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarteners recently made cards to give to people they love.

 

Students in Kimberly Clark’s kindergarten class made owls out of construction paper.

 

CES kindergarteners Natalee Shaw, at left, and Kasen Smith hold their owls.

CHS students create mood paintings

 

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

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s class, students recently read the poem “Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening,” written by Robert Frost.

 

CHS freshmen Jade Tungate, at left, and Summer Edwards draw their mood paintings.

CHS girls’ basketball players receive awards

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball players recently received awards for their hard work during the 2016-2017 season.

 

Players were honored for their dedication to their team during a banquet on Sunday, March 19.

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball players recently received awards for their hard work during the 2016-2017 season. Players receiving awards are, from left, front, Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Lainey Watson, CHS freshman Katelyn Miller, CMS eighth-grader Catlyn Clausen, seventh-grader Bri Gowdy and eighth-grader Abi Wiedewitsch. Back, CHS juniors Vonnea Smith, Kiyah Barnett and Kayla Young and seniors Caylie Blair and Brenna Wethington.

CIS donates money, hair to St. Baldrick’s foundation

 

A group of Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students and administrators recently donated money – and their hair – to the St. Baldrick’s children’s cancer research foundation.

 

Two students and an administrator had their heads shaved on Saturday at the annual St. Baldrick’s Shaving for a Cure event.

 

And a Campbellsville Elementary School kindergartener got to help shave his dad’s head.

 

CES kindergartener Jackson Wright shaves his dad Jay’s head, with some help from hairstylist Shannon Lawson.

CHS concert band students prepare for KMEA assessment

 

Campbellsville High School concert band students are preparing for an upcoming assessment.

 

Each year, the CHS concert band performs as part of the Kentucky Music Educators Association concert band assessment.

 

The band will perform on Wednesday, March 22, at John Hardin High School in Elizabethtown.

 

CHS freshmen Tristin Lopez, at left, and Abie Angel play the french horn.

CMS volleyball players defeat Green County

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball players recently defeated Green County.

 

CMS seventh-graders defeated Green County on Thursday, March 16, by a score of 2-0.

 

The eighth-graders fought hard, but couldn’t get the win. Final score was 0-2.

 

CMS eighth-grader Zoie Sidebottom, at left, and seventh-grader Bri Gowdy get ready to hit the ball.

CMS volleyball teams defeat Taylor County

 

Campbellsville Middle School volleyball teams swept Taylor County on Tuesday, March 14.

 

The seventh-graders defeated TCMS in two games.

 

TCMS eighth-graders battled CMS to a third game, but CMS was victorious by a final score of 2-1.

 

CMS eighth-grader Zoie Sidebottom celebrates her team’s win.

CMS art students draw imaginary worlds

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students were recently asked to draw an imaginary world.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s class, students were asked to draw their lockers as if they were open and inside was an alternative world.

 

CMS sixth-grader Zamar Owens draws the imaginary world inside his locker.

CES students have fun learning

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are having fun while learning.

 

In a recent CES Explorers class, students practiced matching words with categories.

 

Kindergarten students were given a phrase, such as birthday party, and then asked to color and cut out photos of items that can be seen at a birthday party.

 

From left, CES kindergarteners Lillie Judd, Daven Davis and Zoe Weddle color their worksheets and cut out their pictures.

CES preschool students make stained glass hearts

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently made stained glass hearts.

 

Students in Sherry Cowherd’s class made their hearts out of coffee filters.

 

CES preschool teacher Sherry Cowherd, at left, and assistant Jessica Williams help Levi Ritchie add water to his colored coffee filter.

CMS students study waves

 

Campbellsville Middle School fourth-graders recently learned about waves.

 

Students in Samantha Coomer’s class recently learned that waves are repetitive motions, and there are many types of waves.

 

They also learned about amplitude and wavelength, and how to calculate them.

 

CMS fourth-graders Andrew Mardis, at left, and Logan England draw their wave.

CHS students conduct mock trial

 

Campbellsville High School students recently conducted their own murder trial to learn about the process.

 

AP U.S. government students in Susan Dabney’s class recently learned all about how to conduct a criminal trial.

 

To test their knowledge, students portrayed prosecutors, defense attorneys, witnesses, jurors, bailiffs and more during a mock trial to learn about the process.

 

CHS sophomore Jackson Hinton, at left, listens as his attorneys Jeremiah Jackson and Elizabeth Sullivan, sophomores, question a witness.

CES students win pizza as reading reward

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently received free pizza as a reward for reading.

 

In Amanda Greer’s first-grade class, students participate in the Accelerated Reader program.

 

Greer’s students who recently received free pizza coupons for accumulating at least five points include, from left, Tommy Caswell, Izzy Brunelle, Hunter Clark, Sawyer Lange, Makyian Bridgewater and Caleb Ortiz.

CMS Beta Club selling sweatshirts

 

Campbellsville Middle School Beta Club is selling inside out sweatshirts as a fundraiser.

 

Proceeds will be used to help pay the cost of attending this year’s Beta convention, with hopes of the club moving on to compete at nationals.

 

Sweatshirts are available as crew neck and hooded, and are made inside out.

 

CMS Beta Club Sweatshirts

CES students win conservation art awards

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently won awards for their entries in Taylor County Conservation District’s annual art contest.

 

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

 

This year, for the first time, all CES students participated in the art contest.

 

CES art competition winners are, from left, front, first-grader Austin Hamilton, second-grader Evan Cundiff, first-graders Aaron Floyd and Jayden Cox, second-grader Cadence Burton, kindergarteners Aubrey Allen and Aleeya Spaulding and first-grader Alexis Mann. Second row, second-grader Ajada Smith, third-grader Madison Philpott, second-grader Joseph Greer, third-graders Gracie Pendleton, Paige Ritchie and Aliyah Burton and first-grader Dax Gray. Back, CES Principal Ricky Smith, third-grade teacher Doretha Sanders, whose student Madison Philpott was the CES first-place winner and county runner-up, Taylor County Conservation District Board Member Barry Smith and kindergarteners Hannah Matias and Zoe Weddle.

CES students raise money for children in need

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently raised money to help local children.

 

On Friday, March 3, CES hosted a hat day to raise money for the Campbellsville/Taylor County Crusade for Children donation drive. In all, CES students raised $115.

 

Campbellsville Fire & Rescue and Taylor County Fire Department personnel came to CES on Friday, March 17, to accept the donation.

 

From left, front, are first-grader Phoebe Ritchie and second-graders Dalton Shively and Marissa Sumners. Second row, second-grader Keely Rakes, third-grader Paige Ritchie, second-grader Sammantha Wooley, third-graders Gracie Pendleton, De’Asia Fisher and Ryder Murphy and second-grader Joseph Greer. Third row, second-graders Codey Parks and Kae’vin Spaulding, first-graders Trace Richardson and Bree Farmer, third-graders Madisyn Bradfield and Carson Mills, second-grader Cayton Lawhorn, third-grader Maylee Wilds, second-grader Sophia Santos and third-grader Cameron Estes. Back, second-grader Evan Lockridge, Campbellsville Fire & Rescue firefighters Daniel Cook and Matthew Taylor and Captain Brent Lile, Taylor County Fire Department volunteer Randy Bricken Jr., Assistant Chief Randy Bricken Sr. and Chief George Wilson.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

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

 

From left, front, are kindergartener Miley Orberson, first-grader Maddie Brunelle, second-grader Malachi Sanford and kindergarteners Brayden Perkins and Casen Meredith. Back, first-grader Jackson Bates and Jayden Cox, third-graders Alicia Spaulding, Alyssa Knezevic and Ryder Murphy, second-grader Alex Yang and third-grader Nora Harris. Absent from the photo are kindergartener Hannah Matias, first-grader Seeley Whitaker and second-graders Seamus Huber and Angelina Babbs.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of March 13.

 

From left are first-grader Nadia Taylor, second-grader Damien Clark, third-grader Cameron Estes and kindergartener Jackson Wright.

CMS band students learn to play instruments

 

Campbellsville Middle School band students are learning to play musical instruments.

 

In Zach Shelton’s class, students have chosen instruments to p