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CHS soccer team takes on Hart County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently took on Hart County.

 

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

 

CHS sophomore Sae’von Buckner scored a goal for the Eagles, with an assist from senior Brody Weeks.

 

The team will host Wayne County on Tuesday, Sept. 25, at 6:30 p.m. at the Campbellsville Elementary School campus.

 

CHS senior Daniel Johnson protects the ball.

CHS soccer team battles Grayson County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently battled Grayson County.

 

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

 

CHS will host Wayne County on Tuesday, Sept. 25, at 6:30 p.m. at the Campbellsville Elementary School campus.

 

CHS senior Evan McAninch hits the ball.

CMS football team battles Green County to overtime

 

Campbellsville Middle School football team recently battled Green County to overtime.

 

At the end of the fourth quarter, the score was tied at 22.

 

CMS eighth-grader Konner Forbis fends off Green County defenders.

CHS freshman volleyball team defeats Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School freshman volleyball team recently defeated Marion County.

 

Junior varsity and varsity squads battled hard, but couldn’t get the wins.

 

Freshman set scores were 21-11 and 21-14.

 

CHS will host Taylor County on Monday, Sept. 24, at 5:30 p.m. in the gym.

 

CHS freshmen Lainey Watson, at left, and Kaylyn Smith jump for the ball.

CHS volleyball team sweeps Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently swept Adair County.

 

CHS picked up freshman, junior varsity and varsity wins.

 

CHS will host Taylor County on Monday, Sept. 24, at 5:30 p.m. in the gym.

 

CHS senior Salena Ritchie jumps to block a shot.

CIS choirs to host fall concert

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a fall choir concert on Sunday, Oct. 21.

 

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

 

The concert will feature many different types of music, including pop, spirituals, country and more.

 

And, for the first time, there will be a performance by a CIS staff choir, which is made up of about 50 members.

 

Performances will begin at 2:30 p.m. in Hamilton Auditorium on the Campbellsville High School campus.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a fall choir concert on Sunday, Oct. 21.    Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school choirs will come together for a fall concert.    The concert will feature many different types of music, including pop, spirituals, country and more.    And, for the first time, there will be a performance by a CIS staff choir, which is made up of about 50 members.    Performances will begin at 2:30 p.m. in Hamilton Auditorium on the Campbellsville High School campus.

CMS sixth-graders learn about the phases of the moon

 

Campbellsville Middle School sixth-graders are learning the phases of the moon.

 

In Jan Speer’s science class, students are learning about the moon and stars, and why the moon has different phases.

 

As an activity, and a treat, students recently used cookies filled with cream to depict the moon’s phases.

 

CMS sixth-graders Destiny Bradley, at left, and Lilyan Murphy use cookies to make the phases of the moon.

CES third-graders visit public library

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-grade students recently visited the Taylor County Public Library.

 

At the library, they toured the building with Outreach Librarian Kelsie Pepper, read books in the youth reading room and heard stories from Youth Services Librarian Kimberly Burton.

 

After visiting the library, students walked to Best Donut for a sweet treat.

 

CES third-graders Chloe Harvey, at left, and Elizabeth Foster tour the Taylor County Public Library.

CMS students study potential energy

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are studying potential energy in their science class.

 

In a recent lab exercise, students focused on gravitational potential energy.

 

Students worked in pairs to study the relationship between mass, gravitational acceleration and height, which determine the amount of energy.

 

CMS seventh-graders Leo Lamer, at left, and Jovi Bowen record their data as they research the relationship between mass, gravitational acceleration and height.

CHS marching band wins second place

 

Campbellsville High School marching band received second place in its second competition this season.

 

CHS competed at Allen County-Scottsville High School in Scottsville on Saturday, Sept. 15.

 

The band won second place in Class A.

 

CHS will compete at Austin Peay University in Clarksville, Tenn. on Saturday, Sept. 29.

 

CHS junior Tristin Lopez warms up before the performance.

CHS upperclassmen order class rings

 

Campbellsville High School juniors and seniors are ordering their class rings.

 

Balfour representatives came to CHS recently to talk to upperclassmen about ring options, colors and designs.

 

CHS juniors Gavin Ford, at left, and Abie Angel order their class rings.

CES students learn about respect

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are learning about respect.

 

Susan Kennon, a Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center liaison at CES, recently spoke to students about the importance of being respectful, listening to adults and following directions.

 

Kindergarteners listen as Susan Kennon, a Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center liaison at CES, talks to them about being respectful with adults.

CHS cross country team competes in Green County

 

Campbellsville High School cross country team recently competed in the Green County Cow Days Festival race.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Chase Hord finished the middle school race in 11:08, which earned him ninth place overall.

 

The team will compete in the Jack Mitchell Invite in LaRue County on Thursday, Sept. 27.

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Jonathan Sparks runs.

CES preschool students study the letter M

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are studying the letter M.

 

In Julie Shelton’s class, students have been discussing words that begin with M, and learned how to write the letter.

 

CES preschool student Wyatt Cox shows off his letter M bracelet, as classmate Kameron Montes puts his on his wrist.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

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

 

They are kindergarteners Caroline Rucker, K.J. Fields and Bentley Cox; first-graders Courtney Gilbert, Samuel Terry and Jackson Wright; second-graders Carson Montes and Aubrey Allen; third-graders Elizabeth Foster, Brenden Chastain, Zach Hak and Amani Bridgewater; fourth-graders Aidan Wilson, Alexia Howard and Jaron Johnson; and fifth-graders Christian Hart, Madison Philpott, Aleecia Knezevic and Cody Tamez.

 

From left, front, are second-grader Aubrey Allen, first-grader Jackson Wright, third-grader Amani Bridgewater, kindergartener Caroline Rucker, second-grader Carson Montes, third-grader Brenden Chastain and kindergartener K.J. Fields. Back, third-grader Elizabeth Foster, fifth-grader Aleecia Knezevic, fourth-graders Alexia Howard and Aidan Wilson, fifth-graders Madison Philpott and Christian Hart, fourth-grader Jaron Johnson and fifth-grader Cody Tamez. Absent from the photo are kindergartener Bentley Cox, first-graders Courtney Gilbert and Samuel Terry and third-grader Zach Hak.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

They are kindergartener Lucia Oliver, first-grader Tylee Britton, second-grader LeeAnna Garvin, third-grader Karson Burchett, fourth-grader Zaemar Hoskins and fifth-grader Joshua Thompson.

 

From left are fifth-grader Joshua Thompson, second-grader LeeAnna Garvin, kindergartener Lucia Oliver, fourth-grader Zaemar Hoskins, third-grader Karson Burchett and first-grader Tylee Britton.

CMS names Exceeding Eagles

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Exceeding Eagles for the week of Sept. 17.

 

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

 

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

 

CMS Exceeding Eagles for the week of Sept. 17 are, from left, seventh-grader Chloe Mitchell, eighth-grader Zamar Owens, sixth-graders Thomas Tungate and Ellie Wise, seventh-grader Dalton Morris and eighth-grader Mary Russell.

CHS FCA group to host See You at the Pole

 

Campbellsville High School’s Fellowship of Christian Athletes group will host its annual See You at the Pole event on Wednesday, Sept. 26.

 

Students, teachers, administrators, staff members and members of the Campbellsville/Taylor County community are invited to the CHS flagpole at 7:15 a.m.

 

The time will be used for those attending to come together to pray for schools, the community and the nation.

 

CHS FCA

CES students celebrate Color Week

 

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

 

Students in Lisa Wiseman’s, Kimberly Clark’s, Nikki Price’s and Leanna Cundiff’s classes began celebrating Color Week recently and will continue for several weeks.

 

CES kindergarteners in Kimberly Clark’s class wear brown for Color Week.

CES kindergarteners learn shapes

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning about new shapes.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, students recently talked about circles, squares, triangles and stars.

 

CES kindergartener Aaliyah Maupin colors.

CHS physics students study Newton’s Law

 

Campbellsville High School AP physics students are learning about Newton’s Law of motion.

 

Students in Cheryl Dicken’s class recently performed a lab experiment to prove the law true.

 

CHS seniors Dakota Reardon, at left, and Randy Harris time their car as it travels on their track.

CMS students study pop art

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are studying pop art, and making some of their own.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s classes, students are learning about pop artists Roy Lichtenstein and Jim Dine.

 

CMS sixth-grader Summer Cothern draws her heart.

CMS, CHS students participate in district choral festival

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students participated in the Fourth District Choral Festival on Monday, Sept. 17, and Tuesday, Sept. 18.

 

The festival is an annual event that features students from area schools. Students in grades seven through high school seniors can participate, and are divided into two groups.

 

From left, CHS senior Jeremiah Jackson, juniors Alli Wilson, Gavin Johnson, Lauryn Agathen and Zaria Cowan and seniors Hayley Stapleton and Jay Tucker participate in the Senior High Choir at the Fourth District Choral Festival.     From left, CMS eighth-grader Kadence Houk, seventh-grader Allison Sumners, eighth-graders Mikaela Scharbrough and Haylee Allen, CHS freshman Gabby Skaggs, eighth-graders Whitney Frashure, Glory Deckard and Zeke Bell and seventh-grader Nathan Ray participate in the Junior High Choir at the Fourth District Choral Festival. Absent from the photo is freshman Abby Turner.

CES students write about pumpkins

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are practicing their writing skills.

 

In Shirley Cox’s writing class, students have been learning that pumpkins are a fruit.

 

As an assignment, Cox asked students to write sentences and paragraphs to tell their readers what they learned about pumpkins.

 

CES third-grader Marion Mann writes about pumpkins.

CES preschool students practice counting, writing

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students are practicing counting and writing letters.

 

In Julie Shelton’s class, students are having fun writing letters to make words, and using shapes to practice their counting skills.

 

Each day, students rotate to several stations to work on many different skills and have fun, too.

 

CES preschool student Terren Lasley counts.

CES art students make robots

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently made robots in their art class.

 

To practice learning the many different shapes, second-grade students in Adrienne Hash’s art classes were asked to use shapes to make a robot.

 

CES second-grader Jontae Clayborne glues together his robot.

CES first-graders practice spelling

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-graders are working on their spelling skills.

 

In Luci Shofner’s class, students are using magnets to help them learn to spell new words.

 

CES first-grader Adelyn Litsey uses her magnets to spelling the bonus word, “jumping.”

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

They are freshman Rylee Petett, sophomore Zaquan Cowan, junior Aleah Knifley and senior Ian McAninch.

 

From left are senior Ian McAninch, freshman Rylee Petett and sophomore Zaquan Cowan. Absent from the photo is junior Aleah Knifley.

CMS football players honored

 

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

 

This year’s eighth-graders include Konner Forbis, Deondre Weathers, Camren Vicari, Seth Hash, Keondre Weathers, J.T. Washington, Cameron Mahan, Aiden Humphress, Cayden Corona, Isaiah Caffee, Logan Marples and Levi Dicken.

 

CMS football team honored its eighth-grade players on Tuesday, Sept. 18. They are, from left, front, Cayden Corona, Camren Vicari, Deondre Weathers, Konner Forbis, Deondre Weathers, Aiden Humphress and Seth Hash. Back, Levi Dicken, Logan Marples, Isaiah Caffee, J.T. Washington and Cameron Mahan. They are pictured with coaches, from left, Will Griffin, Tommy Allen, Bronson Gowdy, John Gholston, Isaiah Perkins, Stephen Tucker, Aaron Webb and Shumari Bridgewater.

CES students learn how to be good listeners

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are learning how to be good listeners.

 

Susan Kennon, a Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center liaison at CES, recently spoke to students about the importance of listening and following directions.

 

Susan Kennon, a Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center liaison at CES, speaks to kindergarten students about the importance of listening.

CHS art students practice monoprinting

 

Campbellsville High School art students are learning how to make monoprints.

 

Advanced Placement studio art students in Jo Ann Harris’s class are learning new techniques to create artwork.

 

Monoprints are created when ink is laid on a surface, with paper placed on top.

 

CHS senior Chloe Decker pulls her paper from ink to make a monoprint.

CMS staff members perform random acts of kindness

 

Campbellsville Middle School staff members recently spent time helping others by performing random acts of kindness.

 

CMS staff members divided into groups on Friday, Sept. 14, to participate in a team-building exercise.

 

The staff members went to various agencies and businesses in the community to say thanks for all they do for Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students.

 

CMS teachers Paige Cook, Christi Kidwell and LeeAnn Grider deliver ice cream treats at Taylor County Public Library.

CMS students study kinetic energy

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-graders are studying kinetic energy.

 

In Steven Gumm’s science class, students are learning the relationship between kinetic energy, speed and mass.

 

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

 

CES seventh-graders Ethan Cox, at left, and Isaac Roddy test their car.

CES art students study Kandinsky

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students are learning about abstract art.

 

Students in Adrienne Hash’s classes are studying artwork created by Wassily Kandinsky.

 

Kandinsky is credited with painting one of the first abstract pieces of art.

 

CES fifth-grader Caysen Wise creates his abstract art.

CES students create musical cartoons

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are creating cartoons based on music.

 

In Cyndi Chadwick’s class, students are studying the Carmen Suite.

 

Using the music, students were asked to think about its beginning, middle and ending, and the emotions they feel at those points in the opera.

 

From left, CES third-graders Aiden Forrest, Owen Skaggs, Dax Gray and Luke Mardis draw their cartoons.

CHS seniors submit college applications

 

Campbellsville High School seniors are focusing on continuing their education after high school.

 

CHS recently hosted College Application Day, with admissions counselors from local colleges and universities visiting to help students submit their applications.

 

Audrey Price, southern Kentucky outreach counselor at Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority, helps CHS students, from left, Brody Weeks, Keidlan Boils and Cameron Bohannon as they apply to attend college.

CMS band students practice

 

Campbellsville Middle School second-year band students are working hard to improve their musical skills.

 

In Zach Shelton’s class, students are practicing their instruments and preparing for upcoming competitions and performances.

 

CMS seventh-grader Nathan McFarland plays percussion.

CMS art students enjoy painting

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students recently spent some time painting.

 

While students finished a project, and before starting a new one, a group of Jo Ann Harris’s students used their class time to perfect their painting skills.

 

CMS seventh-grader Angelica Seng paints with watercolors.

CHS band to host Bingo Night

 

Campbellsville High School marching band will host Bingo Night on Tuesday, Sept. 25, as a fundraiser.

 

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

 

There will be food and cash prizes, along with childcare available for a donation.

 

Bingo Night

CHS senior named Taylor County Distinguished Young Woman

 

Campbellsville High School senior Elizabeth Sullivan has been named the Taylor County Distinguished Young Woman.

 

Sullivan, along with fellow seniors Reagan Knight, Hayley Stapleton and Abbie Dickens and 10 students from Taylor County High School, competed in the 2019 DYW program on Saturday, Sept. 8.

 

In addition to being named the DYW for 2019, Sullivan won scholastic, talent and interview preliminary awards.

 

Knight was named second runner-up and received the scholastic runner-up award.

 

CHS senior Elizabeth Sullivan receives congratulations from classmate Jeremiah Jackson after she is named the Taylor County Distinguished Young Woman.

CHS football team defeats Monroe County

 

Campbellsville High School football team defeated Monroe County on Friday, Sept. 14.

 

Final score was 55-22.

 

The win brings the Eagles to 4-1 on the season.

 

CHS junior Malachi Corley celebrates a touchdown with assistant coach Robbie Gribbins.

CES students celebrate Color Week

 

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

 

Students in Lisa Wiseman’s, Kimberly Clark’s, Nikki Price’s and Leanna Cundiff’s classes began celebrating Color Week recently and will continue for several weeks.

 

The week of Sept. 10, the students studied the color purple.

 

CES kindergartener Lukas Shofner samples purple snacks.

CES honors first responders

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently honored local first responders.

 

At the school’s assembly on Friday, Sept. 14, students thanked local fire firefighters, police officers and EMTs for taking care of them.

 

From left, Campbellsville Fire & Rescue personnel Matthew Taylor and Alex Johnson, CIS School Resource Officer Charlie Houk and Fire & Rescue personnel Cole Warf and Brent Lile high five and fist bump CES students.

CES names Leaders of the Month

 

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

 

Students chosen were selected because they excel at the Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, specifically the first habit, which is Be Proactive.

 

From left, front, are second-graders Aleeya Spaulding, first-grader Trinity Dye, second-grader Demarcus Noyola, first-grader Adelyn Litsey, kindergarteners Silas Bascus, Layla Barbee, Lucy Wayne and Dane Gray and first-grader William Li. Second row, second-grader Gracie Gebler, fifth-grader Breona Bridgewater, first-grader Lillian Merriweather, fifth-graders Kendall Bright and Gracie Pendleton, third-graders Ammarissa Nunez, Maddie Brunelle and Enoch Smith, second-grader Aubrey Novak, fourth-grader Lanigan Price and third-grader Lainey Price. Back, fourth-graders Kaleigh Wilhoite and Marissa Sumners, fifth-graders Chance Owens and Caysen Wise and third-graders Eric Mixtega and Lazarick Miller. Absent from the photo is fourth-grader Brealeigh Reed.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

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

 

They are kindergarteners Kylie Thompson, Kaden Burke, Stanna Wilson and Avery Martin; first-graders Macilynn Mann, Joseph Agent, Carmela Hollowell and Abel Wilson; second-graders Tristian Harris, Kasen Smith and Addison Perkins; third-graders Jackson Bates, Lillian Martin, Aliy Dunn and Nadia Taylor; fourth-graders Joseph Greer, Trenton Harris and Bryleigh Curry; and fifth-graders Alicia Spaulding, Ethan Garrison, Lauren Pace and Brayden Paiz.

 

From left, front, are kindergarteners Kaden Burke and Stanna Wilson, first-grader Macilynn Mann, kindergartener Avery Martin, second-grader Addison Perkins, third-grader Nadia Taylor, second-graders Kasen Smith and Tristian Harris and kindergartener Kylie Thompson. Second row, first-grader Carmela Hollowell, first-grader Abel Wilson, first-grader Joseph Agent, fourth-grader Trenton Harris, third-grader Lillian Martin, fifth-graders Lauren Pace and Alicia Spaulding and fourth-grader Joseph Greer. Back, fifth-grader Brayden Paiz, third-graders Jackson Bates and Aliy Dunn and fifth-grader Ethan Garrison. Absent from the photo is fourth-grader Bryleigh Curry.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

They are kindergartener Jasiahas Anderson, first-grader Alinna Bray, second-grader Kira Dotson, third-grader Navon Copeland, fourth-grader Maddox Hawkins and fifth-grader Alexis Roddy.

 

From left are kindergartener Jasiahas Anderson, first-grader Alinna Bray, second-grader Kira Dotson, third-grader Navon Copeland, fourth-grader Maddox Hawkins and fifth-grader Alexis Roddy.

CMS to host student-led conferences

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host student-led conferences on Monday, Sept. 24, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.

 

During the conferences, students will discuss their grades with their parents and teachers.

 

No appointments are necessary to attend.

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host student-led conferences on Monday, Sept. 24, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.    During the conferences, students will discuss their grades with their parents and teachers.    No appointments are necessary to attend.

CMS students take new school photos

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently smiled for the camera.

 

Lifetouch personnel came to CMS on Friday, Sept. 14, to take new school portraits.

 

Students and teachers posed for the new photos to be used throughout the 2018-2019 school year.

 

CMS seventh-grader Conner Rinehart smiles.

CMS names Exceeding Eagles

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently named its Exceeding Eagles for the week of Sept. 10.

 

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

 

CMS Exceeding Eagles for the week of Sept. 10 are, from left, seventh-grader Kiara Graves, sixth-grader Jaxon Garrett, seventh-grader Johnathon Foster and eighth-graders Haylee Allen and Bryce Newton. Absent from the photo is sixth-grader Mellany Parker.

CIS begins Relay for Life fundraiser

 

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

 

This year’s shirts feature two designs.

 

The first includes the words “Stand Up and Cheer!” and the Eagle logo.

 

The other includes the word Eagles in purple and gold lettering.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Relay for Life team is selling t-shirts and hoodies to raise money for the American Cancer Society.    This year’s shirts feature two designs.    The first includes the words “Stand Up and Cheer!” and the Eagle logo.    The other includes the word Eagles in purple and gold lettering.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

They are freshman Jack Sabo, sophomore Anna Davis, junior Brennon Wheeler and senior Salena Ritchie.

 

From left are sophomore Anna Davis, freshman Jack Sabo and senior Salena Ritchie. Absent from the photo is junior Brennon Wheeler.

CHS boys’ golf team is runner-up in Heartland Conference

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team is the runner-up in this year’s Heartland Conference tournament.

 

CHS competed in Green County on Monday, Sept. 10.

 

Layton Hord, a senior, finished in 72 strokes, and was runner-up in the individual competition.

 

He was also named to the all-conference team.

 

 

CHS boys’ golf team is runners-up in this year’s Heartland Conference tournament. From left are seniors Myles Murrell, Layton Hord and Casey Hardin and sophomores Kameron Smith and Colin Harris. Hord was the runner-up in the individual competition and named to the all-conference team.

CHS volleyball team defeats Caverna in region tournament

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently defeated Caverna in the first round of the fifth region All “A” tournament.

 

CHS took on Green County in the second round. The team fought hard, but couldn’t get the win.

 

CHS sophomore Zoie Sidebottom hits the ball.

CES students play skunk house

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are having fun playing skunk house in their physical education class.

 

In Zach Durham’s class, students first do some warmup exercises and then play a game together.

 

Students recently played skunk house, in which some students are chosen as “skunks,” with a mission to tag others and make them “skunks.”

 

CES first-graders run from the “skunk.”

CES art students learn about mixed media

 

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

 

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

 

Hash talked to students about artist Romare Bearden, who is known for his collages, watercolors and prints.

 

CES fifth-grader Gracie Pendleton paints her mixed media project.

CES students sharpen math skills

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-grade students are working hard to improve their math skills.

 

In Hannah Jones’s class, students are focusing on adding four-, five- and six-digit numbers.

 

Students work at several different stations to complete their work.

 

CES third-grader Zach Hak rolls a dice to create two six-digit numbers to practice adding together.

CHS marching band sweeps class

 

Campbellsville High School marching band swept its class at its first competition of the season.

 

CHS competed at Southwestern High School in Somerset on Saturday, Sept. 8.

 

The band won first place in Class A, along with best guard and percussion awards.

 

In the finals competition, CHS finished in fourth place.

 

CHS sophomore Emily Kerns plays trombone.

CHS volleyball team to host tailgate, students eat free

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team will host a tailgate before Friday night’s football game, with all students eating free.

 

The tailgate will begin at 6:30 p.m. at the CHS stadium pavilion.

 

On the menu will be a choice of pulled pork sandwich, tenderloin sandwich or hot dog, baked beans, chips, drinks and dessert.

 

Cost is $5.

 

Football

CHS SBDM to meet

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council will have its regular meeting on Monday, June 4.

 

The meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. and is open to the public.

 

Meeting

CHS soccer team to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team will host a fundraiser at Gatti’s Pizza on Thursday, May 31.

 

The team will receive a portion of proceeds from inside and take-out orders from 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.

 

Gatti's Pizza

CHS FCCLA group to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America group will host a fundraiser at McDonald’s on Tuesday, May 22.

 

The class will receive 25 percent of proceeds from inside sales from 5 to 8 p.m.

 

The group is raising money to attend national convention this summer.

 

 

FCCLA

CMS SBDM to meet

 

Campbellsville Middle School Site-Based Decision Making Council will meet for its regular monthly meeting on Wednesday, May 16.

 

The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the CMS office.

 

CMS

CHS soccer team to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team will host a fundraiser at McDonald’s on Tuesday, May 15.

 

The team will receive a portion of proceeds from inside sales from 5 to 8 p.m.

 

McDonald's

CMS to host K-PREP study session, cookout

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host a K-PREP study session and cookout on Friday, May 11.

 

The sessions will be offered in each of the content areas on the K-PREP exam, including math, reading, science and social studies.

 

Sessions will be during the school day, in sixth- and seventh-period classes.

 

The school will host a cookout for students and staff members from 1:15 to 2:30 p.m.

 

CMS

CMS to host girls’ basketball tryouts

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host girls’ basketball tryouts on Thursday, May 17.

 

Students who will be in fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth grades in the 2018-2019 school year are welcome to attend.

 

Eagle Basketball

CMS to host K-PREP study sessions

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host K-PREP study sessions on two upcoming Friday afternoons, leading up to state testing.

 

The sessions will be offered in each of the content areas on the K-PREP exam, including math, reading, science and social studies.

 

Sessions will be Friday, May 4, and Friday, May 11, from 1:15 to 2:30 p.m.

 

CMS

CHS art honor society to host bake sale

 

Campbellsville High School National Art Honor Society members will host a bake sale to raise money for upcoming field trips.

 

The bake sale will be Friday, March 30, at Kroger on Campbellsville Bypass from 1 to 5 p.m.

 

Bake Sale

CHS students to raise money for local animal shelters

 

Campbellsville High School students are raising money to help animals housed at local animal shelters.

 

Family, Career and Community Leaders of America students are hosting a bake sale with a variety of homemade items on Thursday, March 29.

 

Bake Sale

CES Wings Express program to host Family Night

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express staff members will host Family Night for students and their families on Thursday, Dec. 7.

 

Activities are planned from 5 to 7 p.m. in the CES cafeteria and gymnasium.

 

There will be a variety of free activities, crafts and games.

 

All students who attend Wings Express and their family members are welcome to attend.

 

CES

CES academic team to host bake sale

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fourth- and fifth-grade academic team will host a bake sale on Saturday, Dec. 2.

 

The sale will be from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Kroger in Green River Plaza.

 

Cost is donations only.

 

Bake Sale

CHS to host after-school study session

 

Campbellsville High School will host an after-school study session on Friday, Dec. 1.

 

The session will be from 1:15 to 2:30 p.m.

 

CHS

CMS to host after-school study session

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host an after-school study session on Friday, Oct. 27.

 

Students can stay after early release at 1 p.m. to meet with teachers and get help with homework, complete exams and quizzes, work on upcoming class projects and more.

 

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host an after-school study session on Friday, Oct. 27.    Students can stay after early release at 1 p.m. to meet with teachers and get help with homework, complete exams and quizzes, work on upcoming class projects and more.

CES to host student-led conferences

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host student-led conferences on Thursday, Oct. 26.

 

Students and their parents can attend the conferences from 5 to 7 p.m.

 

Parent-Teacher Conferences

CHS football team to host Beechwood in state semi-finals game

 

Campbellsville High School football team will host Beechwood High School in the Kentucky High School Athletic Association semi-finals on Friday, Nov. 24.

 

Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m., with gates opening at 6 p.m.

 

This is the first time since 1998 and the third time in school history that the Eagles have played in the state semi-finals.

 

Admission is $6 for adults, children and students.

 

CHS Football Region Champs

CMS Beta Club to host breakfast fundraiser

 

Campbellsville Middle School Beta Club will host a fundraiser to raise money to attend national convention.

 

The club will host a country ham breakfast on Saturday, April 14, in the Campbellsville High School cafeteria.

 

Breakfast will be from 5 a.m. to noon.

 

CMS Beta Breakfast

CHS boys’ golf team finishes ninth at state tournament, senior ties for 13th

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team competed in the All “A” Classic state tournament on Saturday, Sept. 8.

 

The team finished ninth out of 16 teams.

 

CHS senior Layton Hord shot a 38, which earned him 13th place in the individual competition.

 

CHS senior Layton Hord watches his shot.

CHS boys’ basketball team to host holiday classic

 

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

 

The tournament begins with four games on Thursday, Dec. 28.

 

CHS will play Carlisle County at 6:30 p.m.

 

Other teams participating include Washington, Gallatin, Lincoln and Green counties, Bardstown and Danville.

 

CHS Holiday Classic

CHS band members selling mums

 

Campbellsville High School marching band members are selling 6-inch potted mums as a fundraiser.

 

Mums are available in purple, yellow, orange, white and red, and cost $7 each.

 

Mums will be ordered on Tuesday, Sept. 25, and will arrive the second week of October.

 

Mums

Merry Christmas!

 

Merry Christmas to you and yours!

 

Best wishes from the Eagle family for a happy holiday.

 

Merry Christmas

CES PTA to meet July 21

 

Campbellsville Elementary School PTA will meet on Saturday, July 21.

 

The meeting will be at the school at 10 a.m.

 

Items on the agenda include the officer election process and an upcoming fundraiser.

 

CES PTA

CIS to host Hepatitis A vaccine clinics

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host clinics for students to receive the Hepatitis A vaccination, which they are required to have before attending school.

 

Kroger staff members will set up at Campbellsville Elementary School during its open house on Wednesday, Aug. 1, from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

 

Eastridge Phelps staff members will set up for Campbellsville middle and high school students on Thursday, Aug. 2, from 12:30 to 4:15 p.m.

 

Vaccinations

CES fifth-graders mentor kindergarteners

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fifth-grade students are mentoring kindergarteners.

 

Fifth-graders recently spent time talking and reading to the kindergarten students.

 

As the leaders of their school, fifth-graders are exhibiting their leadership skills to set an example for younger students.

 

CES fifth-grader Narissa Barnett reads to kindergartener TuReal Baxter.

CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host a blood drive on Friday, Oct. 20, 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.

 

Donors must be at least 17 – 16 with parental consent – to be considered for donation.

 

Blood Drive

CHS football region championships shirts available

 

Campbellsville High School football team is selling region championship shirts.

 

On Friday, Nov. 17, the CHS football team defeated Crittenden County to win the Class A Region 1 championship.

 

This is the first region championship win for the Eagles since 1998.

 

CHS Eagle Football Region Champs

CES students sharpen reading skills

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are working hard to sharpen their reading skills.

 

Exceptional child educator Jane Parrott works with students each day.

 

Parrott helps students with reading, writing and learning the alphabet.

 

CES first-grader Michael Priddy reads.

CHS project graduation meeting set for Monday, Oct. 23

 

Campbellsville High School senior parents will have a project graduation meeting on Monday, Oct. 23.

 

The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. at the CHS Media Center.

 

 

CMS

CMS students have fun at dance

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently had fun at their first dance of the school year.

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team hosted the dance on Friday, Sept. 7.

 

About 75 students attended.

 

CMS students have fun at the dance.

CHS student to volunteer at fall festival

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Jewell Cox will volunteer at a free community fall festival on Saturday, Oct. 14.

 

The Rock Community Church will host the festival from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the REATH Center, which offers therapeutic horse riding.

 

Cox, who regularly attends sessions at the center, will demonstrate horse riding techniques.

 

CHS sophomore Jewell Cox attends horse therapy sessions at The REATH Center in Campbellsville, and will demonstrate riding techniques at a free fall festival at the center on Saturday, Oct. 14, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

CES to host kindergarten registration March 21 and 22

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host registration on Wednesday, March 21, and Thursday, March 22, for students entering kindergarten in the 2018-2019 school year.

 

To enroll, children must be 5 years old on or before Aug. 1. In previous school years, the date was Oct. 1.

 

Kindergarten Registration

Health department to host clinic for CIS students

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students are invited to attend an immunization clinic at Taylor County Health Department on Monday, Feb. 19.

 

The clinic will be from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. for students to receive the Hepatitis A vaccination.

 

The Hepatitis A vaccine will be available during the clinic on a first come, first served basis, and will be provided for free.

 

Vaccinations

CHS hosts parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville High School hosted parent-teacher conferences on Monday, Sept. 10.

 

Fifty-two parents and students attended.

 

CHS teachers were available to meet with parents and students to discuss grades from the first nine-week grading period.

 

CHS teacher Ben Davis talks with a parent during parent-teacher conferences.

CHS to take on Russellville in playoff game

 

Campbellsville High School football team is set to take on Russellville on Friday, Nov. 10, in the second round of the Kentucky High School Athletic Association playoffs.

 

Kickoff is at 8 p.m. at Dave Fryrear Field on the CHS campus.

 

CHS defeated Fulton City High School on Friday, Nov. 3, to advance to the second round.

 

Campbellsville High School football team is set to take on Russellville on Friday, Nov. 10, in the second round of the Kentucky High School Athletic Association playoffs.    Kickoff is at 8 p.m. at Dave Fryrear Field on the CHS campus.    CHS defeated Fulton City High School on Friday, Nov. 3, to advance to the second round.

CES choir begins pastry fundraiser

 

Campbellsville Elementary School choir has begun a frozen pastries fundraiser.

 

The choir is selling Butter Braids, which are pastries that can be frozen for holidays, special occasions and anytime a special pastry is needed.

 

Flavors available include a four-cheese and herb with marinara dipping sauce, apple, blueberry with cream cheese, cinnamon, double chocolate and strawberry with cream cheese.

 

Eagle Music

CIS seeks community input

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools is seeking the community’s input about its strengths and needs.

 

Students, parents and staff and community members are asked to complete the 2018-2019 priority needs survey.

 

The survey includes four questions, and takes only minutes to complete.

 

CIS

CHS to host after-school study session

 

Campbellsville High School will host an after-school study session on Friday, Oct. 20.

 

Students can stay after early release at 1 p.m. to meet with teachers and get help with homework, complete exams and quizzes, work on upcoming class projects and more.

 

Study Session

CHS FCCLA group collecting donations for homeless shelter

 

Campbellsville High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America students are collecting food items for the local homeless shelter.

 

All non-perishable food items will be accepted through Friday, March 2.

 

 

Food Drive

CHS FCA group to host prayer walk

 

Campbellsville High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes and Green River Memorial Baptist Church will host a prayer walk for the new school year at the District’s campuses.

 

The walk will be Sunday, Aug. 5, starting at Campbellsville Elementary School at 5:30 p.m.

 

The group will travel to Campbellsville Middle School at 6 p.m., and end at Campbellsville High School at about 6:15 p.m.

 

CHS FCA

CHS volleyball team to host tailgate, students eat free

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team will host a tailgate before Friday night’s football game, with all students eating free.

 

The tailgate will begin at 6 p.m. at the CHS stadium pavilion.

 

On the menu will be a choice of pork shoulder, tenderloin or pulled pork sandwich, baked beans, chips, drinks and dessert.

 

Eagle Football

CHS marching band to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School marching band will host a fundraiser at Dairy Queen on Wednesday, Sept. 12. 

 

The band will receive a portion of proceeds from inside orders from 6 to 9 p.m.

 

All money raised will go toward the season’s expenses.

 

Dairy Queen

CHS band to host mattress fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School band will host a mattress fundraiser on Sunday, Oct. 22.

 

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

 

CHS Band Mattress Sale

CIS to host Veterans Day program

 

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

 

The special ceremony will be on Thursday, Nov. 9, at 9 a.m. in the Campbellsville High School gym.

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school students will present the program.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will host a Veterans Day program for local veterans and community members.    The special ceremony will be on Thursday, Nov. 9, at 9 a.m. in the Campbellsville High School gym.    Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school students will present the program.

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

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball coaches will host their annual “Hoop It Up” basketball clinic on June 11-14 at the CHS gym.

 

The clinic will be from 9 a.m. to noon each day at CHS and is for students entering first through eighth grades this fall.

 

Eagle Basketball

FRYSC Advisory Council to meet

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Family Resource and Youth Services Center Advisory Council will have its regular meeting on Thursday, Aug. 2, at noon.

 

The meeting will be at the Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council room, which is on the CHS campus.

 

CIS

CMS teacher receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville Middle School exceptional child educator Katie Wilkerson received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Sept. 10.

 

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

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith, at right, honors Campbellsville Middle School exceptional child educator Katie Wilkerson with the classified Change Award.

CMS SBDM to meet Oct. 18

 

Campbellsville Middle School Site-Based Decision Making Council members will meet for their regularly scheduled meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 18.

 

The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. at the CMS office.

 

 

CMS

Lady Eagles to take on Nelson County in 5th region tournament

 

Campbellsville High School Lady Eagles will take on Nelson County on Monday, Feb. 26, in the first round of the 5th region tournament.

 

The game begins at 6 p.m. at Central Hardin High School in Elizabethtown.

 

Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for students. There are no advance sales.

 

Lady Eagles

CHS crushes Adair County to win 20th District championship

 

A big congratulations to the CHS baseball team!

 

The team defeated Adair tonight to win the 20th District tournament championship!

 

Final score 16-4.

 

CHS plays in the region tournament next week.

 

Way to go Eagles!

 

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CES student to star in ‘Annie!’

 

Campbellsville Elementary School student Sophia Santos, who will soon be a fourth-grader, has been cast in the upcoming Campbellsville University production of “Annie!”

 

Santos has been cast as an orphan named Maria.

 

Cyndi Chadwick, who is a music teacher at CES, is the music director for the production.

 

And Christian Berry, who graduated from Campbellsville High School in May, is part of the crew.

 

The play will be presented on July 4-8 at Russ Mobley Theater.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School student Sophia Santos, at left, who will soon be a fourth-grader, has been cast as an orphan named Maria in the upcoming Campbellsville University production of “Annie!”

CHS football team to host kickoff dinner and auction

 

Campbellsville High School football team will host its fourth annual kickoff dinner and auction on Sunday, Aug. 5.

 

Dinner will start at noon in the CHS cafeteria, followed by the auction in the CHS gymnasium.

 

Tickets are $10 each and the menu will include shredded barbecue pork and chicken, beans, hash brown casserole, dessert and drinks, catered by Brothers.

 

Eagle Football

Green County ATC welding teacher receives Change Award

 

Green County Area Technology Center welding teacher Steven Thomas received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Sept. 10.

 

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

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith, at right, honors Green County Area Technology Center welding instructor Steven Thomas with the community Change Award.

CMS to host after-school study session

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host an after-school study session on Friday, Nov. 3.

 

The session will be from 1:15 to 2:30 p.m.

 

Study

CHS boys’ basketball team to host Tip-Off Classic

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team will host and play in the Domino’s Tip-Off Classic on Saturday, Dec. 2.

 

Games will be in the CHS gym, beginning at 4 p.m.

 

Eagle Basketball

CIS choir department to host ‘Eagle Winterfest’

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ choir department will host “Eagle Winterfest,” an indoor shopping event, on Saturday, Feb. 3.

 

The event will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Campbellsville Elementary School campus.

 

There will be a variety of local vendors selling craft items, clothing and much more.

 

Eagle Winterfest

CIS public information officer receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Public Information Officer Calen McKinney received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Sept. 10.

 

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

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith, at right, honors Campbellsville Independent Schools Public Information Officer Calen McKinney with the classified Change Award.

CHS volleyball, CMS girls’ basketball teams to honor cancer survivors

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball and Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball players will honor cancer survivors on Thursday, Oct. 12, in two special ceremonies.

 

CHS volleyball senior players will be honored on Thursday, Oct. 12, at about 7:45 p.m. in the CHS gym. They are, from left, Vonnea Smith, Kiyah Barnett, Madison Dial, Caitlin Bright, Kayla Young, Nena Barnett and Amanda Miles.     CMS girls’ basketball eighth-grade players will be honored on Thursday, Oct. 12, at about 7:30 p.m. in the Campbellsville Elementary School gym. They are, from left, Olivia Fields, Tayler Thompson, Kaylyn Smith, Brae Washington, Bri Gowdy, Lainey Watson and Rylee Petett.

CMS SBDM to meet

 

Campbellsville Middle School Site-Based Decision Making Council will meet in special session on Wednesday, Jan. 24.

 

The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the CMS office.

 

School Board

CMS honors academic achievers

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently announced its academic achievers for September.

 

A boy and a girl from each grade level are given the honor, and were recognized at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Sept. 10.

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently announced its academic achievers for September, and they were recognized at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, Sept. 10. They are, from left, front, sixth-graders Deanna Reardon and Jacob DeBrot and seventh-grader Aaliyah Nunez. Back, seventh-grader Luke McDonald and eighth-graders Mikaela Scharbrough and Nate Mitchell with CMS Principal Zach Lewis.

CHS SBDM to meet

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council will meet for its regular monthly meeting on Monday, Dec. 18.

 

The meeting will begin at 3:15 p.m. in the CHS SBDM meeting room. It is open to the public.

 

School Board Meeting

CHS SBDM to meet

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council will have its regular meeting on Monday, March 19.

 

The meeting will begin at 3:15 p.m. and is open to the public.

 

School Board Meeting

CMS choir to host bake sale

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host a bake sale on Saturday, April 14.

 

The sale will be at Kroger in Green River Plaza, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

 

All proceeds will help pay for choir expenses.

 

Bake Sale

CHS SBDM to interview principal candidates

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council members will interview principal candidates on Saturday, July 21.

 

Council members met in special session on Thursday, July 19, to review results from stakeholder surveys about the qualities the new principal should have.

 

CIS Superintendent Kirby Smith, who serves on the Council during the principal selection process, said there were 68 responses to the survey.

 

CHS

Infinite Campus mobile app available soon

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools students and parents will soon be able to access school announcements, assignments, grades and more via a new mobile app.

 

Infinite Campus, the computer platform used to communicate information with students and parents, will soon release a new mobile app.

 

The app will be available for download on Monday, Sept. 17.

 

Infinite Campus

CHS to host district volleyball tournament

 

Campbellsville High School will host the 20th district volleyball tournament, beginning Monday, Oct. 16.

 

There will be two games on Monday night, with the championship to follow on Tuesday. All games will be in the CHS gym.

 

Eagle Volleyball

CMS boys’ basketball team to host second alumni game

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ basketball team will host its second alumni game on Sunday, Dec. 17, as a fundraiser.

 

Purple Reign alumni basketball game will begin at 5 p.m. at the Campbellsville High School gymnasium. Doors will open at 4:15 p.m.

 

Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children. Those ages 5 and younger will be admitted free.

 

CMS boys’ basketball team to host second alumni game

CMS to host dance

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host a school dance on Friday, Nov. 17.

 

The dance will be from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in the multi-purpose room.

 

Dance

CHS SBDM to meet

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council will have its regular meeting on Monday, May 21.

 

The meeting will begin at 3:15 p.m. and is open to the public.

 

CHS

CES PTA to host Fall Fest

 

Campbellsville Elementary School PTA will host its first Fall Fest on Saturday, Oct. 13.

 

The festival will be at the CES campus from 4 to 7 p.m., in the gymnasium, cafeteria and track area.

 

PTA Fall Fest

Board of Education to meet Oct. 16

 

Campbellsville Board of Education members will meet in regular session on Monday, Oct. 16.

 

The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. at the Campbellsville Middle School library.

 

CIS

CHS SBDM to meet

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council members will meet regular session on Monday, Nov. 13.

 

The meeting is at 5:30 p.m. in the CHS SBDM meeting room.

 

Items on the agenda include student achievement, improvement planning, budget reports, fundraising requests, FRYSC, committee reports and job postings.

 

 

SBDM

CMS SBDM to meet

 

Campbellsville Middle School Site-Based Decision Making Council will have its regular meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 13.

 

The meeting will begin at 4:30 p.m. in the CMS office.

 

School Board Meeting

CHS band hosts public performance

 

Campbellsville High School marching band recently kicked off its season with a public performance.

 

The band will begin its competition season on Saturday, Sept. 8, with a performance at Southwestern High School in Somerset.

 

CHS performs at 1 p.m.

 

CHS sophomore Emily Hayden, at left, and junior Autumn Babbs perform.

CHS SBDM to meet Oct. 16

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council members will meet for their regularly scheduled meeting on Monday, Oct. 16.

 

The meeting will begin at 3:30 p.m. at CHS.

 

Calendar

CES, CMS and CHS choirs to present fall concert

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school choirs will present a fall concert on Sunday, Nov. 5.

 

The concert will begin at 2:30 p.m. at Hamilton Auditorium on the Campbellsville High School campus.

 

The performance is free and open to the public.

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school choirs will present a fall concert on Sunday, Nov. 5.    The concert will begin at 2:30 p.m. at Hamilton Auditorium on the Campbellsville High School campus.    The performance is free and open to the public.

CMS to host after-school study session

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host an after-school study session on Friday, Dec. 15.

 

The session will be from 1 to 2:15 p.m.

 

Study

CHS FCA group discusses kindness

 

Campbellsville High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes recently met to discuss the importance of being kind, even when others aren’t.

 

The group meets each Wednesday night at CHS.

 

Students play an ice breaker game and then hear from a guest speaker.

 

CHS Fellowship of Christian Athletes sponsor Cheryl Dicken prays with, clockwise from left, Ryan Kearney, Lane Bottoms, Abbie Dicken and Christa Riggs.

CMS football team to host car wash, fish fry

 

Campbellsville Middle School football team will host a car wash and fish fry fundraiser.

 

The events will be Saturday, June 9, at Advance Auto Parts.

 

The car wash will be from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and the fish fry is from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

 

Fundraiser

CES students study how seeds grow

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned how seeds grow.

 

In third-grade classes, students recently worked in groups to study germination.

 

Students learned about what seeds need to germinate, and how a lack of air, sunlight and water can impact their growth.

 

CES third-grader teacher Marcia Sharp talks to her students about how their seeds grew. From left are Tierra White, Aaron Floyd, Kadance Ford, London Whitlow and Alexis Mann.

CHS boys’ basketball tryouts set for Monday, Oct. 16

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball tryouts have been scheduled for Monday, Oct. 16.

 

Tryouts will begin at 3 p.m. in the CHS gym.

 

Eagle Basketball

CES students to raise money for American Heart Association

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are raising money for the American Heart Association.

 

Throughout the week of Feb. 26, students can participate in Jump Rope for Heart.

 

Each morning, at about 7:30 a.m., students can pay $1 to jump rope with Campbellsville High School athletes.

 

Jump Rope for Heart

CES students shop at book fair

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are having fun shopping at the school’s annual book fair.

 

CES book fair will be open through Monday, Sept. 10, at 3:30 p.m.

 

CES second-grader Alex Eggers reads in the library.

CMS to host Purple Pride Night

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host a Purple Pride Night on Thursday, Nov. 16.

 

The CMS boys’ basketball team will host Casey County at the Campbellsville Elementary School gymnasium. There will be sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade match ups, starting at 5:30 p.m.

 

Admission will be free to any CMS student who wears purple to the game.

 

Eagle Basketball

CMS SBDM to meet

 

Campbellsville Middle School Site-Based Decision Making Council will meet in special session on Monday, Dec. 18.

 

The meeting will begin at 6 p.m. in the CMS office.

 

School Board Meeting

CHS SBDM to meet

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council will meet for its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 16.

 

The meeting will begin at 3:15 p.m. in the CHS SBDM meeting room. It is open to the public.

 

Meeting

CIS cancels school on Friday, Jan. 19

 

There will be no school tomorrow, Friday, Jan. 19, for Campbellsville Independent Schools.

 

Teachers are to report at 9 a.m. for a work day.

 

No School

CIS to host public forum on school safety

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools is working with local law enforcement to host a public forum to discuss school safety.

 

The forum will be Tuesday, March 20, at 6 p.m. in Hamilton Auditorium.

 

The event is free and open to the public, and all CIS parents are urged to attend.

 

Safety Forum

CIS to host Party in the Park

 

Campbellsville Independents Schools will host a “Party in the Park” to celebrate the start of the new school year.

 

The party will be Monday, Aug. 6, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Miller Park playground.

 

There will be free food, games, family activities and t-shirts.

 

Party in the Park

CES preschool students make Grandparents Day cards

 

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

 

Students in Denise Spencer’s class made the cards to express their love and appreciation for their grandparents.

 

CES preschool assistant Lisa Durham helps Ella Woodbury as she paints her hand for her Grandparents Day card.

CHS football team selling Notre Dame tickets

 

Campbellsville High School football team is auctioning four Notre Dame football tickets.

 

The tickets were originally sold during the team’s annual kickoff dinner and auction last month.

 

However, the buyer is now unable to attend the game and the team is once again selling the tickets.

 

CHS Football Tickets

CMS students design science experiments

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently designed their own science experiments, and then conducted them.

 

In Jan Speer’s class, sixth-grade students are studying how to write experiments.

 

She asked her students to first think of a scientific question or problem they would like to study.

 

CMS sixth-graders Dezarae Washington, at left, and Keeley Dicken use water and shaving cream to see which temperature of water creates a “rainfall” effect at a faster rate.

CHS junior class to host fundraiser

 

 

Campbellsville High School junior class will host a fundraiser at Gatti’s Pizza on Wednesday, Oct. 18.

 

The class will receive 15 percent of proceeds from inside sales, pickup orders and deliveries from 11 a.m. to closing.

 

Gatti's

CHS to host after-school study session

 

Campbellsville High School will host an after-school study session on Friday, Nov. 3.

 

The session will be from 1:15 to 2:30 p.m.

 

Campbellsville High School will host an after-school study session on Friday, Nov. 3.    The session will be from 1:15 to 2:30 p.m.

CES to host preschool registration

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host a preschool early registration event on Tuesday, May 29, and Wednesday, May 30.

 

Registration will be at the CES campus on Tuesday, May 29, from 9 a.m. to noon and on Wednesday, May 30, from 1 to 4 p.m.

 

Enrollment packets and school information will be available for parents.

 

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CHS to host Forcht Bank Bowl

 

Campbellsville High School will host its annual Forcht Bank Bowl on Friday and Saturday, Aug. 17 and 18, at Campbellsville University.

 

This year’s bowl will feature four football games, with two played Friday and the other two played Saturday evening at the CU football field.

 

Tickets are $10 a night.

 

Eagle Football

CMS to host dance

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host a dance on Friday, Sept. 7, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the multi-purpose room.

 

Admission is $5.

 

Concessions will be sold.

 

Dance

CHS students design science experiments

 

Campbellsville High School students recently designed their own science experiments, and then conducted them.

 

In Lauren Bennett’s class, biology students are studying how to write experiments.

 

She asked her students to write an experiment using a capsule critter, which will expand when placed in certain types of liquids.

 

CHS freshmen Autumn Brown, at left, and Chloe Anderson watch as their capsule critter grows.

CHS to host White Castle fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School project graduation committee will host a White Castle fundraiser on Saturday, Jan. 27.

 

From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Crave Mobile will open be at Lowe’s parking lot.

 

A portion of proceeds from sales will be donated to the CHS project graduation fundraising effort.

 

Crave Mobile

CES to host dance

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host a dance on Friday, Feb. 16.

 

The dance is for students in third, fourth and fifth grades, and will be from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in the CES gym.

 

Dance

CES to host luncheon for law enforcement officers

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host a soup luncheon on Friday, March 16, in honor of all law enforcement officers.

 

All city, county and state law enforcement officials are invited to attend the free luncheon.

 

CES LE Luncheon

CHS students, staff members donate blood

 

Campbellsville High School students and staff members are saving lives.

 

CHS National Honor Society hosted a blood drive on Friday, Sept. 7.

 

Kentucky Blood Center officials were on-hand to help students, faculty and community members donate.

 

CHS junior Bailey Thompson donates blood.

CMS to host Valentine’s dance

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host a Valentine’s dance on Friday, Feb. 9.

 

The dance will be in the multi-purpose room and is from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

 

Sweethearts

CIS cancels school, Board meeting on Monday, March 12

 

Because of winter weather, there will be no school or Board meeting today, Monday, March 12, for Campbellsville Independent Schools.

 

Tonight's regular Campbellsville Board of Education meeting has been postponed to Monday, March 19, at 6 p.m. at the CHS gym. An agenda for the special meeting will be set at a later date.

 

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CMS SBDM accepting parent nominations

 

Campbellsville Middle School Site-Based Decision Making Council is accepting parent nominations for the 2018-2019 school year.

 

Nomination forms will be available in the CMS office through Friday, May 25, at 3 p.m.

 

Voting will be Tuesday, May 29, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the CMS office.

 

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CHS to host Lady Eagle volleyball camp

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team will host a camp for students who will be in third through eighth grades this coming school year.

 

The camp is scheduled for Monday, July 16, Tuesday, July 17, and Thursday, July 19, in the CHS gym.

 

Campers will attend from 5 to 7 p.m.

 

The fee to attend is $25.

 

Eagle Volleyball

CHS football team to host bass tournament

 

Campbellsville High School football team will host a kickoff bass tournament on Friday, July 27, starting at 7 p.m. at Green River Lake, off Ramp 1.

 

There will be a $1,000 guarantee for the first-place team.

 

Based on 24 boats entered into the competition, second-place winners will receive $500 and third place will receive $250.

 

Eagle Football

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of Sept. 3.

 

They are kindergarteners Gianni Gribbins, Lukas Shofner, Rinoa Ramsey and Layla Barbee; first-graders Mae Miller, Riley Bright, Noah Milburn and Xander Britton; second-graders Serenity Bell, Mason Edwards, Ayden Andrew and Emma Humphress; third-graders Brendan Martin, Ammarissa Nunez, Willow Griffin, Chase Gabbert and Drake Edwards; fourth-graders Kaleigh Wilhoite, Natalia West and Evan Cundiff; and fifth-graders Christian Hart, Chris Brown, Zehavah Negron, LaDainien Smith and Cameron Taylor.
 

From left, front, are kindergarteners Rinoa Ramsey and Lukas Shofner, first-graders Riley Bright and Mae Miller, kindergarteners Layla Barbee and Gianni Gribbins and second-grader Serenity Bell. Second row, fourth-grader Kaleigh Wilhoite, second-graders Mason Edwards and Ayden Andrew, third-grader Drake Edwards, fourth-grader Evan Cundiff and third-graders Ammarissa Nunez, Chase Gabbert and Brendan Martin. Back, third-grader Willow Griffin, fifth-grader Zehavah Negron, fourth-grader Natalia West and fifth-graders Chris Brown, Christian Hart, LaDainien Smith and Cameron Taylor. Absent from the photo are first-graders Noah Milburn and Xander Britton and second-grader Emma Humphress.

CHS senior class to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School senior class will host a fundraiser at Gatti’s Pizza on Wednesday, Nov. 8.

 

The class will receive 15 percent of proceeds from inside sales, pickup orders and deliveries from 11 a.m. to closing.

 

Gatti's Pizza

CHS girls’ basketball team to host Food Pantry Classic

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team will host its annual Food Pantry Classic this week.

 

The tournament will be played on Dec. 20-22 in the CHS gym.

 

Games begin on Wednesday, Dec. 20, at 3 p.m.

 

Food Pantry Classic

CHS tennis team to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School tennis team will host a fundraiser at Gatti’s Pizza on Thursday, Feb. 22.

 

The team will receive a portion of proceeds from inside sales and pickup orders from 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.

 

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CHS volleyball tryouts set for July 16, 17 and 19

 

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

 

Tryouts will be from 9 to 11 a.m. on Monday, July 16, Tuesday, July 17, and Thursday, July 19.

 

Players should report to the CHS gym.

 

Eagle Volleyball

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently announced its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of Sept. 3.

 

They are kindergartener Aubree Hall, first-grader Tyrek Moore, second-grader Stella Newcomb, third-grader Kevin Bradfield, fourth-grader Zachary Cox and fifth-grader Chloe Bates.

 

From left are kindergartener Aubree Hall, second-grader Stella Newcomb, third-grader Kevin Bradfield, fourth-grader Zachary Cox and fifth-grader Chloe Bates. Absent from the photo is first-grader Tyrek Moore.

CHS bowling tryouts are Friday, Oct. 13

 

Campbellsville High School bowling season will begin soon.

 

Tryouts to participate in this year’s teams are set for Friday, Oct. 13, at 4 p.m. at Phillips Lanes Bowling Alley.

 

Students interested in becoming a member of the girls’ or boys’ teams should attend.

 

 

Eagle Bowling

CHS students to perform community service

 

Campbellsville High School seniors are working to give back to their community.

 

CHS students will be out cleaning up roadways in the community on Monday, Nov. 6, at 10 a.m. and Tuesday, Nov. 7, and Wednesday, Nov. 8, at 4 p.m.

 

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CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host a blood drive on Friday, May 4, 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.

 

Donors must be at least 17 – 16 with parental consent – to be considered for donation.

 

Blood Drive

CHS marching band begins fireworks fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School marching band has begun its annual fireworks fundraiser.

 

TNT Fireworks will operate two tents leading up to the Fourth of July holiday, and a portion of proceeds will be given to the band.

 

Tents will be located near the Tractor Supply parking lot and Kroger on Broadway.

 

Fireworks

CHS SBDM members seek input with principal selection

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council members have begun the process to hire a new principal, and are now seeking input from community stakeholders.

 

On Monday, July 16, Council members met to create a survey seeking input from parents, faculty/staff members, students and community members as to the qualities they would like to see in a new principal.

 

Council members also met in closed session to discuss the questions they will ask candidates during interviews.

 

To complete the survey, click here.

 

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CHS volleyball team to host tailgate fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team will host a tailgate fundraiser on Friday, Aug. 24.

 

The tailgate will be before the CHS vs. Casey County football game, which starts at 7:30 p.m. at Dave Fryrear Field on the CHS campus.

 

The volleyball team will host the tailgate from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the CHS stadium pavilion.

 

Tickets are $5 each.

 

Eagle Volleyball

CES kindergarteners read Pete the Cat

 

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

 

Students recently read “I Love My White Shoes” and “Rocking in My School Shoes.”

 

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

 

CES kindergartener Clayton Shaw colors his Pete the Cat shoes.

CHS swim team to host organizational meeting

 

Campbellsville High School swim team will soon begin its season.

 

Anyone interested in swimming this season should attend an organizational meeting scheduled for Monday, Oct. 16, at Miller Park walking track.

 

The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m.

 

Eagle Swimming.

CMS to host student-led conferences

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host student-led conferences on Monday, Dec. 11, from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

 

During the conferences, students will discuss their grades with their parents and teachers.

 

No appointments are necessary to attend.

 

Parent-Teacher Conferences

CES Wings Express program begins

 

Campbellsville Elementary School has begun its afterschool Wings Express program.

 

Wings Express is a program to help students with homework and other activities.

 

Students receive help with reading, math, science, technology, social skills and more. They also participate in activities to learn about nutrition.

 

CES kindergartener JayLine Williams colors at Wings Express.

CMS students to begin community service project

 

Campbellsville Middle School BETA students and Community Service Action team members will begin a community service project this weekend.

 

On Saturday, Oct. 14, students will work together to beautify an outdoor classroom at their school.

 

The outdoor classroom is used for students to work on projects, have class and eat lunch together.

 

Work in Progress

CHS tennis team to host fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School tennis team will host a fundraiser at McDonald’s on Tuesday, April 17.

 

The team will receive a portion of proceeds from inside sales from 5 to 8 p.m.

 

McDonald's.

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, June 4.

 

In the program, meals will be provided to all children younger than 19 for free.

 

The meals will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis, at Campbellsville Elementary School cafeteria.

 

Meals will be served on Monday through Friday, through June 29.

 

Eagle Summer Feeding Program

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Tuesday, Aug. 21.

 

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

 

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CMS Beta Club begins Operation Gratitude collection drive

 

Campbellsville Middle School Junior Beta Club has begun a collection drive to help soldiers.

 

The club is participating in Operation Gratitude, which sends more than 100,000 care packages each year to deployed troops, new recruits, veterans, Wounded Warriors and caregivers.

 

CMS Beta Club’s mission is to support the Operation Gratitude effort by collecting items for the packages.

 

Operation Gratitude

CHS to host Eagle Jamboree

 

Campbellsville High School will host the annual Eagle Jamboree on Saturday, Nov. 25.

 

Games will begin at 11 a.m.

 

All games will consist of four 10-minute quarters with a running clock, and scores will be erased after each quarter.

 

Eagle Basketball

CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host the first blood drive of the school year on Friday, Sept. 8, 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.

 

Donors must be at least 17 – 16 with parental consent – to be considered for donation.

 

Blood Drive

CES students celebrate Color Week

 

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

 

Students in Lisa Wiseman’s, Kimberly Clark’s, Nikki Price’s and Leanna Cundiff’s classes began celebrating Color Week recently and will continue for several weeks.

 

The week of Sept. 3, the students studied the color green.

 

CES kindergarteners in Lisa Wiseman’s class wear green for Color Week.

CHS baseball team to host annual lead-off dinner and auction

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team will host its 12th annual lead-off dinner and auction on Saturday, March 3, at the CHS gym.

 

Dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m., with the auction to follow.

 

The menu will include chicken tenders and sides.

 

Tickets are $10.

 

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CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Sept. 3.

 

They are freshman Christina Miller, sophomore Kylar Cox, junior Abie Angel and senior Daesean Vancleave.

 

From left are senior Daesean Vancleave, sophomore Kylar Cox, freshman Christina Miller and junior Abie Angel.

CMS football team to host fall break dance

 

Campbellsville Middle School football team will host a fall break dance on Thursday, Sept. 28.

 

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

 

Concessions will be sold and there will be a dance contest.

 

Dance

CES Wings Express program to host parent involvement night

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express program will host a parent involvement night on Thursday, April 19.

 

Activities will be from 5 to 7 p.m. on the CES track.

 

There will be a bounce house, literacy activities and more, and parents can make homemade ice cream with their children.

 

CES WE Parent Night

CMS students experiment with Gobstopper candies

 

Campbellsville Middle School science students recently experimented with Gobstopper candies.

 

In Amy Knifley’s integrated science class, students are learning about how to set up and conduct experiments.

 

As an activity, students were divided into groups, given several Gobstopper candies and instructed to place them in the four corners of a bowl.

 

CMS eighth-grader Jasmine Daniels, at left, watches as her classmate Karlee Rakel draws the change in colors produced when Gobstoppers are placed in water.

CHS to host junior varsity basketball tournaments

 

Campbellsville High School will host this year’s girls’ and boys’ 20th District junior varsity basketball tournaments.

 

The girls’ tournament is set for Wednesday, Feb. 7, in the CHS gym.

 

The boys’ tournament is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 10, at the CHS gym.

 

Basketball Tournaments

CHS students learn about density

 

Campbellsville High School students are learning how to calculate density.

 

Students in Mary Jo Hazel’s inorganic chemistry class are learning that density is equal to mass divided by volume.

 

CHS junior Devon Reardon measures an unknown liquid as he works to measure its density.

CES to host literacy night

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host a pirate-themed literacy night on Thursday, April 19.

 

The night will be full of activities, including stations in the gymnasium and cafeteria, from 5 to 7 p.m.

 

Literacy Night

CHS SBDM members begin principal selection process

 

Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council members have begun the process to hire a new principal.

 

On Friday, July 13, Council members met for formal training on the process.

 

The Council will meet in special session on Monday, July 16, at 9 a.m. at the Board of Education office. The meeting is open to the public.

 

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CES students have fun drawing

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are having fun drawing in their art class.

 

Students in Adrienne Hash’s class recently learned all about the different types of lines they can use in their drawings.

 

As an exercise, students drew what they can see when looking outside their window at home.

 

CES first-grader Alinna Bray draws what she sees outside her window.

CES student to star in ‘Annie!’

 

Campbellsville Elementary School student Sophia Santos, who will soon be a fourth-grader, has been cast in the upcoming Campbellsville University production of “Annie!”

 

Santos has been cast as an orphan named Maria.

 

Cyndi Chadwick, who is a music teacher at CES, will be the music director for the production.

 

And Christian Berry, who graduated from Campbellsville High School in May, is part of the crew.

 

Annie!

CES kindergarteners practice writing

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are working hard to improve their writing skills.

 

In Shirley Cox’s writing class, kindergarteners are focusing on learning to write their names.

 

CES kindergarten assistant Tracey Paiz helps Minh Turdo as he practices writing.

CES kindergarteners practice counting

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are practicing counting.

 

In Lisa Wiseman’s class, students are learning counting by using objects.

 

CES kindergartener Eddie Parsley practices counting.

CIS dismisses school

 

Because of illness, there will be no school tomorrow, Thursday, Jan. 11, at Campbellsville Independent Schools.

 

School had previously been dismissed on Friday, Jan. 12, for a Teacher Work Day.

 

There will also be no school on Monday, Jan. 15, in observance of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.

 

School will resume Tuesday, Jan. 16.

 

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CHS to celebrate homecoming

 

Campbellsville High School will celebrate basketball homecoming next week.

 

Activities begin on Monday, Jan. 22.

 

Homecoming

CHS to take on Taylor County in Bobby Brockman Memorial Big Dawg Bowl

 

Campbellsville High School football team will take on Taylor County High School on Friday, Aug. 31, in the annual Bobby Brockman Memorial Big Dawg Bowl.

 

The game will be played at 7:30 p.m. at Dave Fryrear Field.

 

This year’s bowl has been renamed in honor of the late Bobby Brockman, who was an Eagle and sports editor at the Central Kentucky News-Journal.

 

CHS Football

SRO helps CHS students learn to drive

 

Campbellsville High School students are learning to drive with one of the experts.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools School Resource Officer Charlie Houk is working with students as they study to take their permit tests.

 

Houk will work with students each month who have just turned 16 and are eligible to take the written permit exam.

 

CHS sophomore Blase Wheatley studies for his permit exam with School Resource Officer Charlie Houk.

CES PTA to meet

 

Campbellsville Elementary School PTA will host an informational meeting on Wednesday, April 18, at 5:15 p.m. in the cafeteria.

 

Those attending will be asked to sign in, and children can play in the gym during the meeting.

 

CES PTA

CES to host Back to School Bash

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host a Back to School Bash before the start of the school year.

 

The bash will be Monday, July 30, from 5 to 7 p.m.

 

All students and parents are invited to attend for free food, games and family activities.

 

Back to School Bash

CHS chemistry students practice separating mixtures

 

Campbellsville High School science students are learning how to separate mixtures.

 

In Mary Jo Hazel’s inorganic chemistry class, students recently performed an experiment to separate the sand, salt and iron in a substance.

 

CHS juniors Amaurie Deleon, at left, and Shelby Hunt filter the sand out of their mixture.

CMS, CHS art teacher featured in exhibit

 

Campbellsville middle and high school art teacher Jo Ann Harris will be featured in an upcoming exhibit at the Taylor County Public Library.

 

Harris will show three pieces in the library’s first juried art exhibit, which will be on display from Monday, Sept. 10, through Saturday, Sept. 15.

 

Jo Ann Harris

CES Wings Express, Study Buddies canceled for Oct. 31

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students attending after-school programs won’t be staying after school on Tuesday, Oct. 31.

 

Wings Express activities and Study Buddies have been canceled for that day.

 

The programs will resume on Wednesday, Nov. 1.

 

Canceled

CHS to host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville High School will host parent-teacher conferences on Monday, Feb. 5.

 

Conferences will be from 3:15 to 5 p.m., and teachers will be available to meet with students and their parents to discuss grades from the third nine-week grading period.

 

Parent-Teacher Conferences

CMS to host softball tryouts

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host softball tryouts on Monday, Feb. 12, and Tuesday, Feb. 13.

 

Tryouts for seventh- and eighth-grade students will be Monday, Feb. 12, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the fieldhouse on the Campbellsville Elementary School campus.

 

Tryouts for fifth- and sixth-grade students will be on Tuesday, Feb. 13, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the fieldhouse.

 

Eagle Softball

CMS boys’ basketball tryouts are Sept. 10, 12 and 13

 

Campbellsville Middle School boys’ basketball tryouts have been scheduled for the 2018-2019 season.

 

Tryouts for sixth-graders will be Monday, Sept. 10, from 3:15 to 4:45 p.m.

 

Eighth-graders will try out on Wednesday, Sept. 12, from 4:45 to 6 p.m.

 

And seventh-grade students will try out on Thursday, Sept. 13, from 3:15 to 4:45 p.m.

 

Eagle Basketball

CHS to host freshman basketball tournaments

 

Campbellsville High School will host this year’s girls’ and boys’ 20th District freshman basketball tournaments.

 

The girls’ tournament is set for Wednesday, Jan. 31, in the CHS gym.

 

The boys’ tournament is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 3, at the CHS gym.

 

Basketball Tournaments

CES PTA elections are Tuesday, Aug. 14

 

Campbellsville Elementary School PTA will have its elections on Tuesday, Aug. 14.

 

Elections will begin at 6 p.m. at the school.

 

All paid members are eligible to vote. To join the PTA, dues are $5.

 

CES PTA

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer orientation and training on Friday, Sept. 14.

 

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

 

Anyone interested in volunteering with the District is invited to attend.

 

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CES PTA to meet

 

Campbellsville Elementary School PTA has scheduled a meeting to discuss upcoming events.

 

The meeting will be Saturday, May 19, at 10 a.m. in the cafeteria.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School PTA has scheduled a meeting to discuss upcoming events.    The meeting will be Saturday, May 19, at 10 a.m. in the cafeteria.

CMS girls’ basketball team battles Hart County

 

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

 

The team will travel to Metcalfe County on Tuesday, Sept. 4, and to Green County on Thursday, Sept. 6.

 

CMS seventh-grader Layla Steen calls for the ball.

CHS volleyball team takes on Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently took on Taylor County.

 

CHS won by scores of 2-0 in the freshmen and 2-1 in the junior varsity matchups.

 

Freshman set scores were 21-14 and 21-16.

 

Junior varsity set scores were 21-19, 13-21 and 21-17.

 

CHS freshman Rylee Petett hits the ball.

CES to celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will celebrate Red Ribbon Week soon 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 Oct. 23-27.

 

Events include special dress up days and other activities.

 

 

Red Ribbon Week

CMS to host student-led conferences

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host student-led conferences on Tuesday, March 13, from 4 to 6 p.m.

 

During the conferences, students will discuss their grades with their parents and teachers.

 

No appointments are necessary to attend.

 

Parent-Teacher Conferences

CHS football team defeats Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School football team defeated Taylor County on Friday, Aug. 31, in the Bobby Brockman Memorial Big Dawg Bowl.

 

Final score was 40-20.

 

Malachi Corley, a junior, was named the Player of the Game.

 

Taylor County defenders try to pull CHS senior Daesean Vancleave to the ground.

CES to host student-led conferences

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host student-led conferences on Thursday, Oct. 26.

 

Students and their parents can attend the conferences from 5 to 7 p.m.

 

Reminder

CMS girls’ basketball team selling championship t-shirts

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball team is selling Central Kentucky Middle School Athletic Conference championship t-shirts.

 

The team recently won the CKMSAC tournament for the first time in 20 years.

 

CMS defeated Casey County, which was undefeated, to bring home the championship plaque.

 

CMS GB Team

CHS volleyball team takes on LaRue County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently took on LaRue County.

 

CHS won by scores of 2-0 in the freshmen and junior varsity matchups.

 

Freshman set scores were 21-16 and 21-5.

 

Junior varsity set scores were 21-14 and 21-12.

 

CHS freshman Rylee Petett hits the ball over the net.

CES, CMS and CHS announce open house, registration dates

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools recently announced their open house dates to help students and parents begin the 2018-2019 school year.

 

Teachers and administrators will attend the events to answer questions about the new year.

 

Back to School

CMS football team takes on Casey County

 

Campbellsville Middle School football team recently took on Casey County.

 

CMS team will travel to Hart County on Tuesday, Sept. 4.

 

The team will take on Taylor County Middle School at the Taylor County campus on Thursday, Sept. 6.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fifth-grader Jalen Embry runs the ball.

CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host a blood drive on Friday, Oct. 20, 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.

 

Blood Drive

CHS students perform dill pickle autopsy

 

Campbellsville High School anatomy students recently performed their first autopsy.

 

In Lauren Bennett’s class, students are studying the parts of the human body, and then performed their own autopsy on a dill pickle.

 

CHS senior Chloe Decker performs her autopsy.

CIS students cast in ‘Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory’

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students have been cast in the upcoming Campbellsville University production of “Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory Jr.”

 

Performances will be Friday, June 8, and Saturday, June 9, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, June 10, at 2:30 p.m. at the CU theater.

The play will be presented as part of a youth theater camp hosted by Town Hall Productions.

 

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CHS volleyball team hosts tailgate

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently hosted its first tailgate of the football season.

 

The team offered a $5 dinner, with tenderloin sandwiches and hot dogs, baked beans, chips, drinks and desserts.

 

In all, the team raised nearly $900 for its expenses this season.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School attendance clerk Sharon Mills talks to CHS volleyball parents.

CHS students learn to make salsa

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned to make their own salsa.

 

Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, came to CHS recently to help students learn to cook nutritious foods.

 

Angie Freeman, expanded foods and nutrition program assistant at Taylor County Extension Office, helps CHS sophomore Zachary Shaw chop cilantro.

CHS students study water temperature

 

Campbellsville High School students are studying water temperature.

 

AP biology students in Lauren Bennett’s class are learning how to perform experiments and becoming familiar with the equipment they will use this year.

 

As an activity, Bennett asked students to perform a lab exercise to calculate the change in water temperature over time.

 

CHS freshman Tezon Mitchell records water temperatures.

CES students explore virtual reality

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are exploring virtual reality.

 

In the media center, students can take a trip to the mountains, explore the dessert and much more.

 

CES fourth-grader Cayton Lawhorn watches as Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith takes a tour of a mountain via virtual reality.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Tuesday, April 17.

 

The training will be at the FRYSC Center, which is located at Campbellsville High School, at 10:30 a.m.

 

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CHS hosts pep rally for football game

 

Campbellsville High School hosted a pep rally on Thursday, Aug. 30, for the annual football game vs. Taylor County.

 

CHS hosts TCHS on Friday, Aug. 31, at 7:30 p.m. at Dave Fryrear Field in the annual Bobby Brockman Memorial Big Dawg Bowl.

 

At the pep rally, the football, boys’ golf, cross country and volleyball teams were recognized.

 

CHS cheerleaders lead students in a cheer.

CHS baseball team to host camp

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team will host a youth camp on June 4-6.

 

The camp is for any child ages 8 to 12, and will be from 10 a.m. to noon at the CHS baseball field.

 

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

 

Eagle Baseball

CES students enjoy indoor recess time

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently enjoyed some indoor recess time.

 

Students enjoy playing on the school’s new playground during their wellness time, but, when it’s raining outside, they must have their time inside.

 

CES first-graders Michael Priddy, at left, and Riley Bright play with Play-Doh.

CMS academic team raising money

 

Campbellsville Middle School academic team is raising money.

 

Team members are selling cookie dough and gourmet coffee and fudge.

 

All proceeds will go toward the cost of the team’s season, which is underway.

 

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CES students enjoy indoor recess time

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently enjoyed some indoor recess time.

 

Students enjoy playing on the school’s new playground during their wellness time, but, when it’s raining outside, they must have their time inside.

 

CES second-grader Gabriella Tate builds a rubber band sculpture.

CHS girls’ basketball team to host Food Pantry Classic

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team will host its annual Food Pantry Classic next week.

 

The tournament will be played on Dec. 20-22 in the CHS gym.

 

Games begin on Wednesday, Dec. 20.

 

Basketball

CES students have fun dancing

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are having fun in their music class.

 

Students in Cyndi Chadwick’s class are learning about rhythm.

 

As an exercise, students recently enjoyed dancing to some of their favorite music and clapping some rhythms.

 

CES kindergartener Paris Washington-Hall claps a rhythm.

CHS baseball team selling shirts

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team is selling t-shirts for the upcoming season.

 

The shirts feature the team’s new logo, and are available in several styles.

 

CHS Baseball

CHS to host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville High School will host parent-teacher conferences on Monday, Sept. 10, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the school.

 

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

 

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CES first-graders study addition

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-graders are studying addition.

 

In Miriah Cox’s class, students are learning how to add numbers together.

 

Students are completing problems by drawing objects and counting them.

 

CES first-grader Landry Brown, at left, helps classmate Xander Britton with an addition problem.

CHS FCCLA group collecting donations for homeless shelter

 

Campbellsville High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America students are collecting food items for the local homeless shelter.

 

All non-perishable food items will be accepted through Friday, March 9.

 

Some suggested items are canned foods, Hamburger Helper, pasta, cereal, peanut butter, juice, shelf stable milk, boxed chips and crackers.

 

Food Drive

CES students study place value

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are studying place value and expanded form in their math classes.

 

In Patty Haley’s class, students recently used blocks to help them study the terms.

 

CES third-grader Willow Griffin and her classmates study place value.

Suspect identified in CIS vandalism incident

 

The person involved with a vandalism incident at Campbellsville Independent Schools has been identified.

 

Surveillance footage from Saturday, Aug. 18, shows someone driving a silver Volkswagen on the Campbellsville High School football field, causing an undetermined amount of damage.

 

The incident occurred at about 3 p.m.

 

Information about the incident was posted on CIS social media accounts on Monday, Aug. 20, and, a few hours later, the person pictured in the footage was identified.

 

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CMS students learn about reading comprehension

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are working to improve their reading comprehension.

 

In Andrea Gribbins’s class, students are learning to make inferences while they read.

 

To help them understand, Gribbins recently led students in playing a game.

 

CMS teacher Andrea Gribbins helps sixth-graders, from left, Deanna Reardon, Vallie Houk and Carmen Gurley match their reading strategy terms.

CHS math students study word problems

 

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

 

In Cheryl Dicken’s honors algebra class, students were recently given a game of flashcards to help them solve algebraic problems.

 

The set contained several word problems, algebraic expressions, answers and numbers plotted on a number line.

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grader Isaac Garrison, at left, and Angelica Seng work together to match their algebra flashcards.

CMS art students learn about color

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students are learning about color.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s classes, students learned that the color wheel tells which colors can be mixed together to make new colors.

 

CMS sixth-grader KyAshia Mitchell paints her color wheel.

CES students visit library

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are enjoying visiting their library.

 

CES students routinely visit their school’s media center, where they can check out books, use computers, play STEM games and much more.

 

Kindergarten students also visit the library to hear stories and learn about books.

 

CES media center assistant Brittany Johnson reads to kindergarten students.

CMS, CHS students invited to attend welding, woodworking camp

 

Campbellsville middle and high school students are invited to attend a free welding and woodworking camp.

 

The camp will be hosted at Green County Area Technology Center, and is for middle school seventh- and eighth-graders and high school freshmen and sophomores.

 

The camp will be on Tuesday, May 22, and Wednesday, May 23, from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. ET.

 

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CES students celebrate Color Week

 

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

 

Students in Lisa Wiseman’s, Kimberly Clark’s, Nikki Price’s and Leanna Cundiff’s classes began celebrating Color Week recently and will continue for several weeks.

 

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

 

CES kindergarteners in Kimberly Clark’s class wear yellow for Color Week.

CES Wings Express program to resume Jan. 8

 

Campbellsville Elementary School’s Wings Express program has changed its schedule for the upcoming weeks.

 

There will be no Wings Express activities on Monday, Dec. 18, or Tuesday, Dec. 19.

 

The program will resume on Monday, Jan. 8.

 

CES

CES to celebrate Dr. Seuss

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students will celebrate Dr. Seuss in a week of several special events, in honor of Read Across America Week.

 

Events will begin on Monday, March 5, and end Friday, March 9.

 

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

 

Dr. Seuss

CMS to host cheerleading tryouts

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host cheerleading tryouts for the 2018-2019 school year.

 

Tryouts are Monday, May 21, Tuesday, May 22, and Wednesday, May 23, from 3:10 to 4:30 p.m. in the CMS multi-purpose room.

 

Those who would like to try out are required to attend all three days.

 

Eagles Cheerleaders

CES students have fun in PE class

 

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

 

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

 

Recently, second-graders in Amanda Greer’s class had fun playing octopus tag.

 

CES second-graders run in PE class. From left are Tristan Burton, Kylei Thompson, Serenity Jones and Miley Orberson.

CHS science students study volume

 

Campbellsville High School chemistry students are learning how to calculate volume.

 

Students in Mary Jo Hazel’s chemistry class recently performed an experiment to see if a cube can hold its volume in water.

 

First, students used paper and tape to make a cube.

 

CHS junior Siera Owens, at right, pours water in junior Jasmine Coro’s cube to see if it will hold its volume in water.

CMS science students study surface tension

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently performed an experiment with pennies.

 

In Jan Speer’s science class, students are learning all about cohesion and surface tension.

 

As an experiment, students recently guessed how many drops of water would fit on one side of a penny.

 

CMS sixth-grader Lexi Keith places water drops on her penny as her lab partner and classmate Aidan Phillips watches.

CMS students to collect food for those in need

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are collecting food items to help those in need this Christmas season.

 

A canned food drive began on Tuesday, Dec. 12, and will continue through Tuesday, Dec. 19.

 

The drive is hosted in conjunction with the Campbellsville High School girls’ basketball team hosting its annual Food Pantry Classic next week.

 

Students are asked to bring in canned foods and non-perishable items, with all donations going toward the Taylor County Food Pantry.

 

Canned Food Drive

Advertising packages available for 20th District basketball tournaments

 

Campbellsville High School will host the girls’ and boys’ 20th District varsity basketball tournaments next week, to be played on Feb. 20 through Feb. 24.

 

CHS athletics personnel are selling advertisements for the tournament, offered in three packages.

 

CHS Gym Projection Screens

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Week for the week of Aug. 27.

 

From left are sophomore Reggie Thomas, junior Emily Rodgers, senior Tatem Wiseman and freshman Tayler Thompson.

CHS band selling bed sheets, towels

 

Campbellsville High School band members are selling bed sheets and towels as a fundraiser.

 

Band members are working with Simply Sheets to sell high-end sheets and towel sets.

 

CHS Band

CES students enjoy library time

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are enjoying spending time reading in their library.

 

CES students routinely visit their school’s media center, where they can check out books, use computers, play STEM games and much more.

 

CES first-grader LaTayvion Brown checks out a book.

FRYSC director retires after nearly three decades of service

 

She has spent nearly three decades making sure students have what they need to be successful.

 

Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center Director Sue Crabtree has retired after working for Campbellsville Independent Schools since 1991.

 

Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center Director Sue Crabtree has retired after working for Campbellsville Independent Schools since 1991. She was honored at a special ceremony recently and CIS Superintendent Kirby Smith presented her with a plaque thanking her for her service.

CES to raise money for local family

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members are raising money for a local family.

 

Talon Perkins, the 1-year-old son of Kyle and Beth Perkins, was born with a congenital heart disease and pulmonary vein stenosis.

 

Allison Cox, who is an exceptional child educator at CES, is an aunt to Talon.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members are raising money for a local family.    Talon Perkins, the 1-year-old son of Kyle and Beth Perkins, was born with a congenital heart disease and pulmonary vein stenosis.    Allison Cox, who is an exceptional child educator at CES, is an aunt to Talon.

CHS students attend Kentucky State Fair

 

Campbellsville High School students visited the Kentucky State Fair on Thursday, Aug. 23.

 

Students attended various shows and exhibits, such as Miller's border collies, AgLand, Pogo stunts, championship horse competitors, a comedy magician and musical performances, and sampled many unusual foods.

 

CHS exceptional child educator Juanita Young poses for a photo with her students at the Taylor County booth at the Kentucky State Fair. From left are seniors Travis Nash and Chris Moran, freshman Brittany Martin and seniors Brooke Tucker and Robert Tungate.

Important message from CIS Superintendent Kirby Smith

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools is investigating the report of a message written in a bathroom stall at the Campbellsville High School campus.

 

The message was not a direct threat to any student or staff member.

 

However, in light of recent events at public schools, we felt the need to increase security and notify parents of the incident.

 

The safety of all CIS students and staff members is always a top priority.

 

CIS

CHS marching band to host public performance

 

Campbellsville High School marching band will host a public performance to debut its 2018 show.

 

The public performance will be Thursday, Aug. 30, at 8 p.m. at the CHS football field.

 

Before the performance, CHS band director Zach Shelton will introduce the show, along with his staff members and senior students.

 

The performance is free and open to the public.

 

CHS Band

CES students take new school photos

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently smiled for the camera.

 

Lifetouch personnel came to CES on Monday, Aug. 27, to take new school portraits.

 

CES kindergartener Elyjah Steward smiles for the camera.

CHS prom set for Saturday, April 28

 

Campbellsville High School will host its junior and senior prom on Saturday, April 28, at the Taylor County Airport.

 

Prom walk will be from 7:45 to 8:45 p.m.

 

CHS Prom

CHS yearbooks now available

 

Campbellsville High School yearbooks for the 2017-2018 school year are now available.

 

Graduates who ordered yearbooks last year can come to school to receive their copy.

 

For those who didn’t order a yearbook and would like to purchase one, they are available for $40 each.

 

Yearbook

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Tuesday, Oct. 17.

 

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

 

CIS

CHS show choir to present ‘Evolution of Music’

 

Campbellsville High School Show Choir will present its spring concert on Friday, May 11.

 

The concert is entitled “Evolution of Music,” and will include performances of classic songs made popular as music evolved over the past few decades.

 

The performance will begin at 7 p.m. in Hamilton Auditorium, and is free and open to the public.

 

CHS Show Choir

CMS art students study color

 

Campbellsville Middle School art students are studying the elements of color.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s class, students are learning about how they can use the elements to help with their drawing.

 

As an activity, students colored their own color wheels.

 

CMS sixth-graders Mason Fisher, at left, and Cody Agee color their color wheels.

CHS students invited to participate in entrepreneurship challenge

 

Campbellsville High School students have been invited to participate in the Lt. Governor’s Entrepreneurship Challenge.

 

Last school year, three CHS students won the competition and advanced to the state level.

 

CHS sophomore Cole Kidwell, junior Myles Murrell and senior Cass Kidwell competed last year.

 

 

Lt. Governor's Entrepreneurship Challenge

CES kindergarteners learn nursery rhymes

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are learning nursery rhymes.

 

In Kimberly Clark’s class, students recently learned to sing “Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star.”

 

As an activity, students made their own stars by coloring them and taping them to straws.

 

CES kindergartener DeVonte Noyola holds his star.

CHS volleyball team blanks Metcalfe County

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently blanked Metcalfe County.

 

CHS won by scores of 2-0 in the junior varsity and varsity matchups.

 

CHS team will host Taylor County on Monday, Aug. 27. The freshman game begins at 5:30 p.m.

 

CHS freshman Kaylyn Smith, at left, and sophomore Zoie Sidebottom jump to block a shot.

CHS football team drops close game to Casey County

 

Campbellsville High School football team dropped a close game to Casey County on Friday, Aug. 24.

 

The Eagles trailed at the half, but came back in the third quarter and battled until the final buzzer.

 

CHS will host Taylor County on Friday, Aug. 31, with kickoff at 7:30 p.m.

 

CHS junior Malachi Corley celebrates a touchdown with assistant coach Robbie Gribbins.

CHS volleyball teams blank Russell, Casey counties

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently blanked Russell and Casey counties to open the season.

 

CHS traveled to Russell County on Thursday, Aug. 16, and swept the freshman, junior varsity and varsity games by scores of 2-0.

 

The CHS team will host Taylor County on Monday, Aug. 27. The freshman game begins at 5:30 p.m.

 

CHS seniors Tatem Wiseman, at left, and Salena Ritchie jump to block a shot.

CHS soccer team selling t-shirts, sweatshirts

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team is selling t-shirts and sweatshirts as a fundraiser.

 

Proceeds from shirts sales will go toward expenses for the season.

 

There are two shirt designs available for purchase.

 

CHS Soccer

CMS girls’ basketball team takes on Green County

 

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

 

Eighth-graders won a very close game.

 

Final score was 31-27.

 

CMS eighth-grader Antaya Epps looks for a rebound.

CMS girls’ basketball team takes on Marion County

 

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

 

Eighth-graders picked up a win.

 

Final score was 40-17.

 

CMS eighth-grader Bri Hayes plays defense.

CES to raise money for cystic fibrosis research

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students, teachers and administrators are raising money for cystic fibrosis research.

 

CES teachers are competing in a pumpkin decorating contest, with those paying to vote for their favorites.

 

The decorated pumpkins are on display in the CES lobby.

 

CES teachers are competing in a pumpkin decorating contest to raise money for cystic fibrosis research. The entries, above, are featured in the CES lobby. Votes cost a penny each and money can be submitted to the CES office.

CES students write ABCs

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are practicing their writing skills.

 

In Leanna Cundiff’s class, students are working hard to write their ABCs.

 

CES kindergartener Emma Spalding traces her ABCs.

FRYSC Advisory Council to meet

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Family Resource and Youth Services Center Advisory Council will have its regular meeting on Thursday, Dec. 7, at noon.

 

The meeting will be at the Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council room, which is on the CHS campus.

 

Calendar

Campbellsville cross country team competes in Green County

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools cross country team recently opened its season with a meet in Green County.

 

The team traveled to compete in the Green County All Comers meet on Thursday, Aug. 23.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Chase Hord runs.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of Aug. 20.

 

From left, front, are first-grader William Li and kindergarteners Lucy Wayne, JoHannah Edwards, Riley Richardson and Chloe Calhoun. Second row, third-grader Karsyn Smith, fifth-grader Kendall Bright, first-grader Lillian Merriweather, third-grader Nicholas Almeida, second-grader Ava Bennett-Marr, first-grader Fallyn Smith and second-grader Aubreigh Knifley. Back, third-grader Kevin Bradfield, fourth-grader Ryan Tungate, fifth-grader Kealey Mann, fourth-grader Annabelle Brockman, fifth-grader Carson Mills, third-grader Dax Gray, fifth-grader Ryder Murphy, fourth-grader Stephen Green, second-grader Elijah Williams and first-grader Jayden Cox. Absent from the photo are second-grader Aleeya Spaulding and third-grader Willow Griffin.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of Aug. 20.

 

They are kindergartener Maci Boyd, first-grader Josiah Dean, second-grader Gage Henderson, third-grader Lazarick Miller, fourth-grader Madison Smith and fifth-grader KaMiya Williams.

 

From left are second-grader Gage Henderson, first-grader Josiah Dean, kindergartener Maci Boyd, fifth-grader KaMiya Williams, fourth-grader Madison Smith and third-grader Lazarick Miller.

Campbellsville Independent Schools to raise money for Relay for Life

 

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

 

The shirt features a large “C” on the front and an Eagle with the word “Eagles” written on the back.

 

Shirt-Front     Shirt-Back

CHS to host varsity basketball district tournaments

 

Campbellsville High School will host this year’s varsity basketball 20th district tournaments.

 

The girls’ tournament will be played on Tuesday, Feb. 20, with the championship game Friday, Feb. 23.

 

And the boys’ tournament will be played on Wednesday, Feb. 21, and Thursday, Feb. 22, with the championship game on Saturday, Feb. 24.

 

Basketball Tournaments

CHS to host 20th District softball, baseball tournaments

 

Campbellsville High School will host this year’s 20th District softball and baseball tournaments, during the week of May 21.

 

This year’s baseball tournament will be played on May 21, 22 and 23.

 

CHS

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

They are freshman Logan Phillips, sophomore Anna Clara Moura, junior Cole Kidwell and senior Ryan Kearney.

 

From left are freshman Logan Phillips, sophomore Anna Clara Moura, junior Cole Kidwell and senior Ryan Kearney.

CMS students learn to play music

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are learning to play music in their humanities class.

 

In Zach Shelton’s class, students are playing percussion instruments.

 

As they are learning their instruments, students are playing the song “Thunder” by Imagine Dragons.

 

From left, CMS seventh-graders Miles Wright and Chase Lawless and eighth-grader Brandon Nelson play “Thunder.”

CMS to host after-school study session

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host an after-school study session on Friday, Jan. 19.

 

The session will be from 1 to 2:15 p.m.

 

CMS Study Session

CMS students begin reading projects

 

Campbellsville Middle School sixth-graders are beginning reading projects in their language arts classes.

 

In Andrea Gribbins’s class, students must complete four reading projects each school year.

 

CMS sixth-grader Arthur Singleton chooses a book for his reading project in Andrea Gribbins’s class.

CMS students learn elements of music

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are learning the elements of music.

 

In Jessica Floyd’s class, students are discussing how to play and sing rhythms.

 

CMS sixth-grader Nathan Ray claps a rhythm.

CES preschool classes to begin

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool classes will begin Monday, Aug. 20.

 

More than 40 students will begin classes with teachers Denise Spencer and Julie Shelton, and assistants Lisa Durham and Tesa Novak, respectively.

 

CES preschool classes will begin on Monday, Aug. 20. This year’s teachers are Julie Shelton and Denise Spencer, second and third from left, respectively, and assistants Tesa Novak, at left, and Lisa Durham.

CES to host Grandparent Day celebration

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host its annual Grandparent Day celebration on Friday, Sept. 7.

 

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

 

There will be refreshments, a photo booth and craft.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host its annual Grandparent Day celebration on Friday, Sept. 7.    The event will be from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. in the CES cafeteria.    There will be refreshments, a photo booth and craft.

CES students celebrate Color Week

 

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

 

Students in Lisa Wiseman’s, Kimberly Clark’s, Nikki Price’s and Leanna Cundiff’s classes began celebrating Color Week recently and will continue for several weeks.

 

CES kindergarteners in Lisa Wiseman’s class wear blue for Color Week.

CES third-graders make ice cream

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-grade students recently made their own cool and sweet treat.

 

Students went outside together to socialize and learn to make homemade ice cream.

 

CES third-grader Kierra Maupin, at left, shakes her ice cream with teacher Hannah Jones.

CMS to celebrate Red Ribbon Week

 

Campbellsville Middle School will celebrate Red Ribbon Week soon 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 Oct. 23-27.

 

Events include special dress up days and other activities.

 

Red Ribbon Week

CES fourth-graders learn about each other

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fourth-graders are getting to know their new classmates.

 

In Kaye Agathen’s class, students recently completed an “All About Me” project.

 

Students were asked to place five items that tell something about them inside a bag.

 

CES fourth-grader Trever Lasley holds a Rubik’s Cube.

CES students have fun coloring

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are having fun coloring in their music class.

 

In Cyndi Chadwick’s class, students are learning about the different types of music notes.

 

To help Chadwick decorate the hallway outside her classroom, she asked students to color music notes. They were asked to use at least five different colors, to make their drawings bright and bold.

 

CES kindergartener Charlotte Coots holds her music note.

CES students make scratch art

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-grade students are studying lines in their art class and making scratch art.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, third-graders are learning about curved, zigzag, vertical, horizontal and diagonal lines, and how they are used when creating artwork.

 

To illustrate their understanding of lines, Hash asked students to make a self-portrait using different types of lines to create crazy hairstyles.

 

CES third-grader Ammarissa Nunez draws a self-portrait with scratch paper.

CES art students practice drawing

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students recently practiced drawing with lines.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s class, kindergarteners are learning about the many different types of lines.

 

Using their new skills, students were asked to draw a picture of something they like to do outside.

 

CES kindergartener Chloe Calhoun draws an outdoor scene.

CMS students battle in volleyball game

 

Campbellsville Middle School physical education students recently battled it out in a game of volleyball.

 

Dale Estes teaches PE and health classes at Campbellsville middle and high school.

 

During one of his recent combined CMS/CHS classes, students divided into teams and played several tournament-style games.

 

CMS eighth-grader Logan Marples hits the ball.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

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

 

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

 

Training

CES preschool classes begin

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool classes began Monday, Aug. 20.

 

About 40 students began classes with teachers Denise Spencer and Julie Shelton, and assistants Lisa Durham and Tesa Novak, respectively.

 

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

 

CES preschool student Cole Britton pushes Kaitlyn Marples as she swings.     CES preschool student Caleb Tucker plays with blocks on the first day of school.

CHS students honored for high AP test scores

 

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

 

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

 

After taking an AP course, students are eligible to take an exam for that course, which, if they receive a high enough score, will give them college credit for the course.

 

Campbellsville High School students were recently recognized for their high AP test scores. Students who received scores of 3, 4 and 5, which will likely qualify for college credit, are, from left, front, sophomore John Orberson, senior Ryan Kearney and juniors Blake Allen, Conner Riley and Tristin Lopez. Back, senior Randy Harris, junior Alli Wilson, senior Elizabeth Sullivan and juniors Shelby Smith, Emily Rodgers and Grant Rinehart. Absent from the photo is junior Savanna Brockman.

CES to raise money for cystic fibrosis research

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students, teachers and administrators are raising money for cystic fibrosis research.

 

On Halloween, students can pay $1 to wear their costumes to school.

 

All money collected will benefit cystic fibrosis research, in honor of the late Kelsi Brown, who battled the disease.

 

Cystic Fibrosis

CHS freshmen attend Rogers Explorers program

 

A group of Campbellsville High School freshmen attended the Rogers Explorers program this summer, and say it helped them meet new people and learn to be leaders.

 

Sarah Adkins, Peyton Dabney, Rylee Petett, Kaylyn Smith and Lainey Watson attended the Rogers Explorers program at college campuses around Kentucky 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.

 

CHS freshmen, from left, front, Sarah Adkins and Kaylyn Smith, and, back, Peyton Dabney, Lainey Watson and Rylee Petett attended the Rogers Explorers program this summer, and say it helped them meet new people and learn to be leaders.

CHS boys’ golf team hosting ‘flamingo flocking’ fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team is hosting a “flamingo flocking” fundraiser.

 

Those who would like to participate can pay a suggested $30 donation to have a yard of their choice “flocked” with pink flamingos.

 

After the yard is flocked, the owner can pay $30 for the “flock” to be moved to the next location.

 

Flamingo Protection Insurance is also available for $20 to ensure that a yard isn’t flocked.

 

Pink Flamingos

CHS football team defeats Metcalfe County

 

Campbellsville High School football team defeated Metcalfe County on Saturday, Aug. 18, to open its season.

 

CHS hosted the Forcht Bank Bowl at Campbellsville University, which featured four games.

 

The CHS team won by a score of 36-2.

 

CHS senior Daesean Vancleave runs the ball.

CHS band to host mattress fundraiser

 

Campbellsville High School band will host a mattress fundraiser on Sunday, Aug. 26.

 

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

 

Brand name mattresses will be available, including twin, full, queen and king sizes, with prices starting at $249.

 

A portion of every sale will go toward the band.

 

CHS Band

CMS girls’ basketball teams take on Metcalfe County

 

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

 

The eighth-grade squad was victorious in a very close matchup. Final score was 32-29.

 

CMS will travel to Adair County on Monday, Aug. 20.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fifth-grader Nora Harris dribbles.

CHS soccer team takes on Casey County

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently hosted Casey County.

 

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

 

The team will travel to Thomas Nelson on Tuesday, Aug. 21.

 

CHS junior Brennon Wheeler blocks a shot.

CMS football team takes on Bate Middle School

 

Campbellsville Middle School football team recently took on Bate Middle School in the Eagle Kickoff Classic.

 

The CMS team came out strong, but couldn’t get the win.

 

The team hosts Casey County on Tuesday, Aug. 21.

 

CMS eighth-grader Deondre Weathers jumps to catch the ball.

CMS students perform gummy bear experiment

 

Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grade science students recently performed a science experiment with gummy bears.

 

Students in Steven Gumm’s class placed gummy bears in several different liquids to see what will happen.

 

After making a hypothesis for how the gummy bears will interact with the liquids, students performed their experiment.

 

CMS seventh-grader Donna Schweickert measures liquids.

CMS students create rainbow water

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently performed a science experiment to make rainbow water.

 

In Steven Gumm’s science classes, students performed a lab exercise to help them develop their measuring skills, practice using the metric system, to test their precision and to test their ability to follow directions.

 

CMS seventh-grader Camilla Taylor measures colored water.

CIS seeks community’s help in vandalism incident

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools is seeking help from the community to provide information about a vandalism incident.

 

Surveillance footage from Saturday, Aug. 18, shows someone driving what is believed to be a silver Volkswagen on the Campbellsville High School football field, causing an undetermined amount of damage.

 

The driver of this vehicle was captured on surveillance camera on Saturday, Aug. 18, driving on the Campbellsville High School football field, causing an undetermined amount of damage. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call (270) 465-8774, (270) 465-4162 or (270) 403-1228.

CMS receives donation for eighth-grade celebration

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently received a donation to help pay for its eighth-grade celebration.

 

The Smile Center recently donated $100 toward the cost.

 

CMS eighth-graders will be honored in a special ceremony on Sunday, May 20, at 3 p.m. in Hamilton Auditorium.

 

Following the ceremony, from 5 to 8 p.m., students will celebrate at Phillips Lanes Bowling Alley.

 

The Smile Center recently donated $100 toward the cost of Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grade celebration, which will be Sunday, May 20, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Phillips Lanes Bowling Alley. Receiving the donation from Dr. Marlene Richardson is eighth-grader Blake Settle.

CMS students learn to play musical instruments

 

Campbellsville Middle School students are learning to play musical instruments.

 

In Zach Shelton’s beginning band class, students are becoming familiar with the many types of instruments.

 

CMS sixth-graders Taylan Hunt, at left, and Matthew Humphress play the snare drum.

CES students practice cursive writing

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning to write cursive letters.

 

In Shirley Cox’s writing class, students practice several techniques to help them strengthen their written communication skills.

 

On Fridays, Cox helps students learn to write cursive letters.

 

CES third-grader Isabel Allen writes a cursive “a.”

CES to host parent-teacher conferences

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host parent-teacher conferences on Thursday, March 22.

 

Students and their parents can attend the conferences from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

 

During the conferences, students will discuss their grades with their parents and teachers.

 

Parent-Teacher Conferences

CES students have fun drawing

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently had fun drawing in their art class.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s class, students spent their class on Friday, Aug. 17, by drawing anything they like.

 

Hash asked students to use their imagination and the techniques she is teaching them when creating their drawings.

 

CES fourth-grader Bryleigh Curry draws a self-portrait.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

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

 

They are kindergarteners Aubrey Wethington, Lainey Cook, Tate Jones and Silas Bascus; first-graders Tylee Britton, Adelyn Litsey and Tabitha Leggett; second-graders Brea Miller, Kaiden Bradfield, Bently Shively and Aubrey Novak; third-graders Tina Jiang, Eric Mixtega, Nicholas Almeida and Isabel Allen; fourth-graders Abby Hoppes, Luke Adkins and Marissa Sumners; and fifth-graders Connor Coots, Savannah Wethington, Madisyn Bradfield and Brianna Mitchell.

 

From left, front, are second-grader Brea Miller, first-grader Tabitha Leggett and kindergarteners Silas Bascus and Tate Jones. Second row, second-grader Kaiden Bradfield, third-grader Isabel Allen, first-graders Tylee Britton and Adelyn Litsey, third-grader Tina Jiang and kindergarteners Aubrey Wethington and Lainey Cook. Back, fifth-grader Brianna Mitchell, fourth-grader Marissa Sumners, fifth-graders Madisyn Bradfield and Savannah Wethington, fourth-grader Abby Hoppes, fifth-grader Connor Coots and third-grader Eric Mixtega. Absent from the photo are second-graders Bently Shively and Aubrey Novak, third-grader Nicholas Almeida and fourth-grader Luke Adkins.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of Aug. 13.

 

They are kindergartener Avery Martin, first-grader Tylee Britton, second-grader Kira Dotson, third-grader Chloe Bush, fourth-grader Zaemar Hoskins and fifth-grader Bobby Engle.

 

From left are kindergartener Tylee Britton, second-grader Kira Dotson, kindergartener Avery Martin, third-grader Chloe Bush, fifth-grader Bobby Engle and fourth-grader Zaemar Hoskins.

Important Message from Superintendent Kirby Smith

 

Please read this important message from Superintendent Kirby Smith.

 

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CMS, CHS football coaches to host camp

 

Campbellsville middle and high school football coaches will host a football camp on July 16-18 at the CHS practice football field.

 

The camp will be from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. each day and is for anyone entering first through eighth grade this fall.

 

Cost is $25.

 

Eagle Football

CHS seniors attend Boys State leadership camp

 

They learned about politics and leadership, and say the program has changed their view of the world.

 

Campbellsville High School seniors Brandon Greer and Casey Hardin attended Kentucky Boys State this summer at the Campbellsville University campus.

 

Kentucky Boys State is the premiere leadership and civics camp for young men who will become the leaders of tomorrow.

 

Campbellsville High School seniors Brandon Greer, at left, and Casey Hardin attended Boys State this summer at the Campbellsville University campus.

CHS junior attends leadership institute

 

CHS junior Lauryn Agathen learned about leadership and entrepreneurship this summer.

 

Agathen was chosen to attend the Entrepreneurial Leadership Institute, where she worked with other high school students to create a business.

 

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

 

CHS junior Lauryn Agathen attended the Entrepreneurial Leadership Institute this summer. She is pictured with Allison Cross, community liaison/youth programs coordinator at The Center for Rural Development, with the certificate she received for completing the program.

CHS art students study expressionism

 

Campbellsville High School art students are studying abstract expressionism.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s class, students are learning how artists use expressionism to convey emotion.

 

CHS junior Malachi Corley adds color to his piece.

CES students celebrate Color Week

 

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

 

Students in Lisa Wiseman’s, Kimberly Clark’s, Nikki Price’s and Leanna Cundiff’s classes began celebrating Color Week recently and will continue for several weeks.

 

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

 

CES kindergarteners in Nikki Price’s class wear red for Color Week.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

They are freshman Myricle Gholston, sophomore Tyreece Washington, junior Nathan Anderson and senior Malaya Hoskins.

 

From left are senior Malaya Hoskins, freshman Myricle Gholston, sophomore Tyreece Washington and junior Nathan Anderson.

CHS boys’ golf team wins All ‘A’ fifth region championship

 

For the fourth year in a row, the Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team has won the All “A” fifth region championship, and, as a result, will advance to the All “A” state tournament.

 

The region tournament was Monday, Aug. 13, at Green County Country Club.

 

CHS battled Green County and Bethlehem.

 

For the fourth year in a row, the Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team has won the All “A” fifth region championship, and will advance to the All “A” state tournament. From left are seniors Layton Hord and Myles Murrell, coach Blake Milby, sophomore Colin Harris, senior Casey Hardin and sophomore Kameron Smith. Hord was the overall individual winner, finishing 18 holes in 74 strokes.

CHS students make memories, friends at GSP

 

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

 

Campbellsville High School seniors Jeremiah Jackson, Ryan Kearney, Reagan Knight, Myles Murrell and Elizabeth Sullivan attended the Governor’s Scholars Program this summer.

 

Campbellsville High School seniors, from left, front, Ryan Kearney and Myles Murrell, and, back, Elizabeth Sullivan, Reagan Knight and Jeremiah Jackson, attended the Governor’s Scholars Program this summer. They say they learned a lot through the experience, and made lasting friendships and memories.

CES students create handprint tree

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are creating a tree of their handprints.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, students recently read “A Bad Case of Stripes.”

 

CES third-grader Brody Sidebottom colors his handprint.

CHS students study gravitational forces

 

Campbellsville High School students are studying the relationship between gravitational forces and the mass and speed of objects.

 

AP physics students in Cheryl Dicken’s class are studying how gravitational forces can act on objects, by using pendulums.

 

CHS seniors Jeremiah Jackson, at left, and Elizabeth Sullivan vary the weight of their mass as they study gravitational forces.

CES students study addition

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-graders are studying addition.

 

In Rebecca Lawless’s class, students are studying the number 5, and which numbers can be added together to make 5.

 

CES first-grader Lasca Martin smiles as she completes her math problems.

CHS to host FAFSA signup days

 

Campbellsville High School will host two FAFSA signup days to help seniors and their parents complete the financial aid applications.

 

The first will be on Monday, Oct. 9, from 8 a.m. to noon, and the second will be from Friday, Oct. 20, from 1 to 5 p.m.

 

FAFSA

CHS art students create still lifes

 

Campbellsville High School art students are creating still lifes.

 

In Jo Ann Harris’s specialized art and Advanced Placement studio art classes, students are learning to create a still life.

 

Harris set up two still lifes made of shells, buckets, vases and more, and students chose a section of one to draw.

 

CHS sophomore Carsen Riley draws his still life.

CES students practice division

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are studying hard in their math classes.

 

In Alison LaRue’s fifth-grade class, she is working with students to review division.

 

As an activity, students were placed in groups and given a problem to work using dry erase markers and their desks.

 

CES fifth-grader Madisyn Bradfield works a division problem.

CHS prom tickets on sale

 

Campbellsville High School will host its junior and senior prom on Saturday, April 28, at the Taylor County Airport.

 

Tickets are on sale now.

 

Individual tickets are $25 and couple tickets cost $40.

 

CHS Prom

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

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball coaches will host their annual “Hoop It Up” basketball clinic on June 11-14 at the CHS gym.

 

The clinic will be from 9 a.m. to noon each day at CHS and is for students entering first through eighth grades this fall.

 

At the clinic, participants will learn fundamentals and compete in shooting and fundamental contests and three-on-three and five-on-five play.

 

Eagles Basketball

CES students sharpen writing skills

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are working hard to sharpen their writing skills.

 

Students work each day in their classrooms to improve their writing skills.

 

In addition to their classroom time, students spend time each week working with teacher Shirley Cox in a writing activity class.

 

CES third-grader Kevin Bradfield writes that flies, up close, look like rats.

CHS athletic department hosts ‘12 Days of Christmas’ raffle

 

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

 

This year, the prizes are all cash awards.

 

Tickets are $30 each, and will include two Pick 3 numbers, so each ticket comes with two chances each day to win the day’s cash prize.

 

Raffle

CHS students spread the word about Campbellsville Independent Schools

 

Campbellsville High School students have joined the Eagle News Team, and are now hosting shows on two local radio stations this school year.

 

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

 

CHS junior Zoe McAninch and senior Ian McAninch are on the air each Tuesday morning at 7 a.m. with Rob Collins, at left, and Matt Rafferty on Q-104.

FRYSC to host volunteer training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ Family Resource and Youth Services Center will host volunteer training on Thursday, Feb. 22.

 

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

 

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CES students plan for their futures

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-grade students are planning for their futures.

 

Hannah Jones, Patty Haley, Marcia Sharp and Tracey Rinehart are helping their students think about what they want to be when they get older.

 

CES third-grader Javion Milby wants to be a wrestler, and poses for a photo with teacher Hannah Jones.

CHS band members selling raffle tickets

 

Campbellsville High School band members are selling raffle tickets to raise money for its program.

 

Tickets are $10, and three prizes will be awarded.

 

First prize is $1,000 cash.

 

Second prize is a mountain bike donated by The Spoke Easy.

 

And third prize is a 55-inch television.

 

Raffle

CIS FRYSC to hire literacy tutor

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Family Resource and Youth Services Center staff members are seeking applications for a literacy tutor to work with Campbellsville Elementary School students.

 

The tutor will work full time, and must work 1,700 hours.

 

FRYSC Corps will hire the tutor, who will receive a living allowance, an education award upon completion of the 1,700 hours, health insurance and child care assistance.

 

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CMS students discuss what makes them succeed

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders are discussing what makes them succeed in the classroom, and giving advice to their teachers as to how to help them.

 

In Paige Cook’s language arts and reading class, students were recently given several post-it notes and asked to answer some questions.

 

CMS eighth-graders Gavin Morris, at left, and Isaiah Caffee answer questions about what they want to learn this year.

CMS science students perform experiment

 

Campbellsville Middle School science students recently performed an experiment to test the absorbency of paper towels.

 

In Steven Gumm’s science class, students are learning about how to conduct experiments and interpret data.

 

CMS seventh-graders Hunter Falls, at left, and Tashaun Hart squeeze water out of a paper towel to test its absorbency.

CIS hosts Party in the Park

 

Campbellsville Independents Schools hosted a “Party in the Park” on Monday, Aug. 6, to celebrate the start of the new school year.

 

The party was at the Miller Park playground and ball fields.

 

About 1,000 people attended.

 

Attendees were treated to free food, games, family activities and t-shirts.

 

CES kindergartener Minh Turdo jumps in the bounce house.     CMS sixth-grader Will Wooley runs through the bounce house.

CHS football dinner and auction raises $5,000

 

Campbellsville High School football team hosted its annual dinner and auction on Sunday, Aug. 5.

 

In all, about $5,000 was raised to help pay for team expenses this season.

 

Brothers catered the dinner and many local individuals and businesses donated items for the live and silent auctions.

 

CHS football assistant coach Robbie Gribbins smiles with juniors Cole Kidwell, center, and Braden Paige.

CES makes changes to preschool calendar

 

Campbellsville Elementary School staff members have made some changes to the preschool calendar for the remainder of the school year.

 

Students will attend class on their regular schedule on Wednesday, May 9, and Thursday, May 10.

 

Four- and five-year-old students will attend class on their regular schedule, releasing at 2 p.m., on Friday, April 13, Friday, April 20, and Friday, April 27.

 

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CMS girls’ basketball teams defeat Clinton County

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball teams recently defeated Clinton County.

 

CMS won the sixth-grade matchup by a score of 18-6.

 

And eighth-graders won their game by a score of 33-20.

 

CMS girls’ basketball assistant coach LeeAnn Grider talks to her players.

CMS to host ‘Derby Dash’ run/walk

 

Campbellsville Middle School will host a “Derby Dash” 5K run/walk to raise money for the Beta Club’s trip to national competition.

 

The race will be Saturday, May 5, starting at 8:30 a.m. at the Campbellsville Elementary School campus. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m.

 

CMS Derby Dash

CMS girls’ basketball teams take on Casey County

 

Campbellsville Middle School girls’ basketball teams recently took on Casey County to open the 2018 season.

 

The CMS teams fought hard, but couldn’t get the wins.

 

CMS will host Metcalfe County on Monday, Aug. 13, and Marion County on Tuesday, Aug. 14.

 

CMS sixth-grader Miley Hash fights for the ball.

CES students practice coloring

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarten students are spending time reading, coloring and studying new words and letters.

 

In Leanna Cundiff’s class, students recently colored a First Day of School worksheet.

 

When they complete kindergarten, students will look back at the sheets to see how far they have advanced in their writing and coloring skills.

 

CES kindergarteners Caroline Rucker, at left, and Connor Wise color on the first day of school.     CES kindergartener Marla Bat colors on the first day of school.

CMS students begin high school classes

 

Campbellsville Middle School students started school recently, and have begun learning about high school classes.

 

When completing Amy Knifley’s integrated science class, students receive high school credit.

 

During their first day of class, Knifley talked to her students about why it’s important to plan the classes they will take in their high school career.

 

CMS teacher Amy Knifley helps her students think about what motivates them to do their best.

CMS students learn geometry

 

Campbellsville Middle School sixth-graders are learning geometry in their math class.

 

In LeeAnn Grider’s class, students are studying geometry concepts to advance their math skills.

 

CMS teacher LeeAnn Grider helps sixth-graders Jacob DeBrot, at left, and Aiden Eastridge match their shapes with their names.

CES students see great start to school year

 

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

 

The first day of the school year was Wednesday, Aug. 8.

 

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

 

CES third-grade teacher Marcia Sharp reads Aaron Floyd’s journal entry as Chase Gabbert waits his turn.     CES second-grader Tristan Burton holds a sign to help his classmates board their bus at the end of the day.

CHS students see great start to school year

 

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

 

The first day of the 2018-2019 school year was Wednesday, Aug. 8.

 

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

 

CHS Principal Weston Jones fist bumps sophomore Kameron Smith as he arrives at school.     CHS teacher Blake Milby talks to sophomore Steven James about an assignment in his integrated social studies class.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

From left are sophomore Jasmine Mitchell, freshman Peyton Dabney, junior Alli Wilson and senior Ryan Neal.

CES students pose for first day of school photos

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently posed for photos on their first day of school.

 

The 2018-2019 school year began on Wednesday, Aug. 8.

 

Students posed for photos in the library to mark the day, to show how much they will grow and mature this school year.

 

CES fifth-grader Kiera Bailey poses.

CMS students see great start to school year

 

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

 

Students in sixth, seventh and eighth grades attend class at CMS.

 

The first day of the school year was Wednesday, Aug. 8.

 

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

 

CMS Principal Zach Lewis high-fives sixth-grader Falicity Lewis as she comes to school.     CMS eighth-grade teacher Robbilyn Speer reads the book “The Dot” to her students as they talk about fixed and growth mindsets.

CMS volleyball tryouts set for Dec. 1, 8

 

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

 

Tryouts will be from 1:30 to 3 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 1, and Friday, Dec. 8, at the Campbellsville Elementary School gym.

 

Eagle Volleyball

CHS art honor society to sell Christmas ornaments

 

Campbellsville High School National Art Honor Society members are selling hand-made ornaments as a fundraiser.

 

The ornaments are $5 each and featured many designs, including snowflakes, Christmas trees and presents, angels and more.

 

Campbellsville High School National Art Honor Society members are selling hand-made ornaments, like these, as a fundraiser.

FRYSC Advisory Council to meet

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Family Resource and Youth Services Center Advisory Council will have its regular meeting on Thursday, Feb. 1, at noon.

 

The meeting will be at the Campbellsville High School Site-Based Decision Making Council room, which is on the CHS campus.

 

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CIS students begin 2018-2019 school year

 

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

 

Students began the 2018-2019 school year on Wednesday, Aug. 8.

 

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

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith fist bumps first-grader Cash Davis as he walks in for the first day of school at Campbellsville Elementary School.     Campbellsville Middle School seventh-grade teacher Bradley Harris plays a game with his students to see how well they know each other.     From left, Campbellsville High School senior Jorden Perkins and junior Blake Allen and Noah Hughes are served lunch.

‘Christmas Spectacular’ set for Dec. 10

 

The annual Campbellsville Independent Schools “Christmas Spectacular” concert will be Sunday, Dec. 10, beginning at 2:30 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 ensemble, the CES third-grade choir and middle school choirs.

 

CMS and CHS concerts bands will also perform.

 

CIS Christmas Spectacular

CMS Beta Club begins fundraiser

 

Campbellsville Middle School Junior Beta Club has begun a fundraiser to raise money to attend the upcoming state and national conventions.

 

The club is selling gray football style t-shirts.

 

The design contains football stitching and the words “purple” and “gold.”

 

CMS Football Shirts

CIS employees join together for opening day workshop

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ employees joined together on Tuesday, Aug. 7, for an opening day workshop to start the 2018-2019 school year.

 

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

 

CIS Superintendent Kirby Smith, who is in his second year as the District’s top leader, addressed the group and encouraged them to be a team and do everything possible to help students.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith introduces Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Chase Hord, who was elected National Junior Beta secretary at the national convention this summer. After Hord was elected, CMS Beta Club students asked Smith to wear a yellow suit, like Hord wore during his campaign. Smith kept that promise during the opening day workshop. Hord led the opening prayer at the workshop.     From left, Campbellsville High School Athletic Director Tim Davis and teachers Herb Wiseman and Blake Milby serve themselves during the opening day breakfast.

CIS students required to have Hepatitis A vaccine

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students will be required to have the Hepatitis A vaccination before starting school next month.

 

New regulations include one age-specific immunization requirement for the 2018-2019 school year.

 

All students are required to have a current certificate of immunization status to attend a public school such as Campbellsville Independent Schools.

 

Specifically, students in kindergarten through their senior year of high school will be required to have two doses of the Hepatitis A vaccine.

 

Vaccinations

CHS FCA hosts prayer walk

 

They held hands, and prayed.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ staff members, administrators, teachers, students and family members gathered on Sunday, Aug. 5, to pray for each other.

 

Campbellsville High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes and Green River Memorial Baptist Church hosted a prayer walk at the District’s campuses.

 

From left, Campbellsville Elementary School Guidance Counselor Donna White, Principal Elisha Rhodes and teacher Farrah Hord pray together at their school.     Campbellsville High School seniors, from left, Jeremiah Jackson, Christa Riggs and Joe Pipes pray together at Campbellsville Middle School.     Campbellsville High School Principal Weston Jones prays at his school.

CIS teachers, staff members learn from each other

 

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

 

On Monday, Aug. 6, the District hosted a day of professional development workshops, taught entirely by CIS personnel.

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school teachers led sessions.

 

CES teacher Cyndi Chadwick leads a session on using music in the classroom.     CMS teacher Paige Cook blindfolds speech pathologist Christi Kidwell in an activity during a session on building relationships with students. In the activity, teachers were asked to perform writing tasks while being blindfolded and with their non-dominant hand.

CIS adds staff members to Eagle family

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools recently added 11 employees to the Eagle family.

 

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

 

New employees met for orientation on Friday, Aug. 3, to learn about the District’s policies and procedures and more.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools recently added 11 employees to the Eagle family. From left, front, are Carla Delgado, Eagle Academy instructional assistant at Campbellsville Middle School; Tesa Novak, preschool assistant at Campbellsville Elementary School; Alison LaRue, fifth-grade teacher at CES; and Lori Mitchell, exceptional child education instructional assistant at CES. Back, preschool assistant at CES; Doug Holmes, Wings Express director at CES; Vicki Brock, cafeteria worker at Campbellsville High School; Dean Faulkner, maintenance worker; Teresa Thompson, bus monitor; Misty Clark Matney, adult education instructor; and Jonathan McCoy, custodial worker.

CHS students have fun bowling, performing community service

 

Campbellsville High School students had fun recently at orientation events to help kick of the 2018-2019 school year.

 

During a day together, the students went bowling, performed community service and learned how they can make sure their year is successful.

 

CHS freshman Peyton Dabney registers during Freshmen Experience.     CHS freshman Kaine Terry bowls.     CHS students walk downtown as they deliver thank you notes and t-shirts to local businesses.

CES hosts open house

 

Campbellsville Elementary School hosted an open house recently to help students and parents begin the 2018-2019 school year.

 

CES hosted registration on Wednesday, Aug. 1.

 

Teachers and administrators were at the school to answer questions and help parents complete the necessary paperwork to enroll their students.

 

CES teacher Tracey Rinehart talks with a new student.     CES kindergartener Tori Clark high-fives Campbellsville Middle School guidance secretary Debbie Edwards after her hearing exam.

CMS hosts open house

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently hosted an open house to help students and parents begin the new school year.

 

On Thursday, Aug. 2, students and parents came to CMS to meet their teachers, visit classrooms and ask questions.

 

CMS exceptional child educator Chop Bridgewater talks with sixth-grader Aiden Eastridge and his mother Megan Fields.     CMS teacher Amy Knifley talks with eighth-grader Aubrey Young and her mother Erica.

CHS senior class selling Christmas ornaments

 

Campbellsville High School senior class members are selling Christmas ornaments to raise money for project graduation.

 

Ornaments are $6 each and can be purchased from any senior student or parent.

 

The ornaments feature eight designs, including Campbellsville Eagles, University of Kentucky, Campbellsville University, University of Louisville and cancer awareness.

 

Campbellsville High School senior class members are selling these Christmas ornaments to raise money for project graduation. Ornaments are $6 each and can be purchased from any senior student or parent.

CES hosts Back to School Bash

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently hosted a Back to School Bash to celebrate the start of the new school year.

 

About 250 students and parents attended.

 

Students played ring toss, had their faces painted, jumped in a bounce house, played basketball and soccer, took selfies, tossed Frisbees and hula hooped.

 

CES first-grader Tatum Hoskins smiles as exceptional child educator Amber Johnson paints her face.     CES second-grader Cloud Malone slides down the slide in the bounce house.

CIS employee honored at retirement luncheon

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ staff members honored one of their own recently at a luncheon hosted in honor of his retirement.

 

Jeff Richardson, who served as director of pupil personnel and food service, retired last month.

 

On Monday, July 30, he was honored with a special luncheon with family members, co-workers and friends.

 

Richardson worked in education for 29 years, 24 of which were at CIS.

 

Jeff Richardson, director of pupil personnel and food service, retired last month and was honored on Monday, July 30, during a special luncheon. Richardson, at right, is honored by CIS Superintendent Kirby Smith.     Jeff Richardson, director of pupil personnel and food service, retired last month and was honored on Monday, July 30, during a special luncheon. Richardson, at left, is pictured with the CIS food service workers. From left are Gilly Beard, Shelly Wilson, Lavada Gaddie, Eveleen Burkhead, Mildred Beard, Tina Pike, Bobbi Faulkner, Lois Lacy, Ruth Allen and Laura Taylor.

CMS, CHS student artwork to be displayed

 

Campbellsville middle and high school student artwork will be displayed at the Taylor County Public Library next month.

 

In honor of March being recognized as Youth Art Month, the library will host an exhibit of artwork made by CMS and CHS art teacher Jo Ann Harris’s students.

 

The exhibit will begin with an opening reception on Friday, March 2, from 5 to 7 p.m.

 

CMS CHS Art Exhibit

CMS staff members perform random acts of kindness

 

Campbellsville Middle School staff members recently spent time helping others by performing random acts of kindness.

 

CMS staff members divided into groups on Thursday, Aug. 2, to participate in a team-building exercise.

 

The staff members went to various agencies and businesses in the community to provide special breakfast treats.

 

CMS teacher Zach Shelton delivers breakfast treats at Campbellsville/Taylor County E-911 Center.     CMS bookkeeper Natalia Warren, at left, and teacher Amy Knifley leave money on a snack machine.

CIS staff members visit students

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ staff members recently took a bus ride to visit students.

 

On Tuesday, July 31, staff members boarded school buses and rode several routes to meet with parents and students.

 

They also invited parents and students to attend the District’s first Party in the Park, which is Monday, Aug. 6.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School staff members board a bus to visit students’ homes. In front is exceptional child educator Kathy England. In center is teacher Maranda Wright. In back are, from left, teachers Kaye Agathen, Miriah Cox, Amanda Barnett and Samantha Coomer.     Campbellsville Middle School exceptional child educator Chop Bridgewater walks to a student’s home.     Campbellsville High School Principal Mark “Shiny” Kearney pets a student’s dogs at their home.

CES Wings Express program begins Aug. 27

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will begin its afterschool Wings Express program on Monday, Aug. 27.

 

The program, which is for students in kindergarten through third grade, is free to those who apply and are accepted.

 

Applications to attend Wings Express are available now, and should be returned to school as soon as possible.

 

CES

CMS football team hosts scrimmages to open season

 

Campbellsville Middle School football team hosted scrimmages recently to open the 2018 season.

 

On Thursday, July 26, CMS hosted TK Stone, Boyle County, Glasgow, Westport Middle, South Pulaski and Taylor County middle schools at the Campbellsville Elementary School campus.

 

CMS seventh-grader Tashaun Hart holds on to the ball.

CES second-graders to perform musical

 

Campbellsville Elementary School second-graders will perform a musical next month.

 

On Monday, April 30, students will perform “The Story of Hats” for their classmates, friends and family members.

 

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

 

CES 2 Musical

FRYSC receives donation to help students

 

Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center recently received a donation that will help buy clothes and other items for students.

 

Central Kentucky Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #22 recently donated $2,500 to the center, to benefit Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students.

 

Central Kentucky Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #22 recently donated $2,500 to Campbellsville Family Resource and Youth Services Center, to benefit Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students. FOP President Rick Benningfield and members Rodney Cox and Wayne Vesipe made the donation. From left are Vespie, FRYSC Director Sue Crabtree and Cox.

CHS to host blood drive

 

Campbellsville High School will host a blood drive on Friday, March 9, 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.

 

Donors must be at least 17 – 16 with parental consent – to be considered for donation.

 

Blood Drive

CES first-graders to perform musical

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-graders will perform a musical in May.

 

On Monday, May 7, students will perform “How Does Your Garden Groove” for their classmates, friends and family members.

 

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

 

CES Musical

CIS receives $18,000 in Crusade for Children funding

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools recently received $18,000 in funding from the annual Crusade for Children fundraising drive.

 

Campbellsville and Taylor County Fire & Rescue personnel collect money each year through the Crusade for Children campaign to benefit children in local schools.

 

At Campbellsville Independent Schools, the money will be used to purchase equipment to help students with speech language and literacy and social emotional curriculums.

 

Joni Davis, director of special education at Campbellsville Independent Schools, center, recently accepted $18,000 in funding from Crusade for Children on the District’s behalf. Pictured with Davis are, at left, Chris Allen of WBKO and Dawn Lee, president and CEO of Crusade for Children.

CHS golf team participates in Cardinal Classic

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ golf team participated in the Cardinal Classic tournament at Campbellsville Country Club on Saturday, July 28.

 

About 120 golfers participated.

 

The CHS team finished in 327 strokes.

 

CHS senior Casey Hardin hits the ball.

CHS football team hosts bass tournament

 

Campbellsville High School football team hosted its second annual bass tournament on Friday, July 27, at Green River Lake.

 

In all, 28 boats were entered into the competition, with about 60 competitors.

 

Proceeds from the competition, which totaled $1,900, will help pay expenses for the upcoming season.

 

CHS football team hosted its second annual bass tournament on Friday, July 27, at Green River Lake. Bruce Fenwick and Troy Adams won the first-place prize, at $1,000 cash. They also won the big fish pot, which was worth $280. They are pictured with head coach Dale Estes.

CHS band prepares for season

 

Campbellsville High School marching band is preparing for its upcoming season, which begins next month.

 

This year’s show is entitled “The Rest is Still Unwritten.”

 

Band Director Zach Shelton said the show explores the concept of writing.

 

CHS freshman Christina Miller, at left, and sophomore Nick Drew perform.

CHS football season begins Aug. 18

 

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

 

The team had a historic season last year, and coach Dale Estes has 27 players who would like a repeat.

 

CHS senior Lane Bottoms, at left, and his teammates tackle.

CHS junior participates in Rising Scholars program

 

Campbellsville High School junior Katelyn Miller was recently chosen to participate in the University Kentucky Rising Scholars program.

 

The program is one of the premiere leadership honors given by the University of Kentucky.

 

Campbellsville High School junior Katelyn Miller was recently chosen to participate in the University Kentucky Rising Scholars program. She was nominated for the program based on her academic success and leadership and service skills.

CIS mobile app now available

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ mobile app is available to help parents, students and community members stay updated on what is happening within the District.

 

The free mobile application is available directly from smartphones and tablets.

 

The application is available for free download by searching for the “SchoolPointe Stay Connected” app on a smartphone or tablet.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ free mobile app is available for download on all smartphones and tablets.

CIS lunch menus available

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools has updated its lunch menus for the 2018-2019 school year.

 

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

 

The new menus for the 2018-2019 school year are active now.

 

Lunch

CIS students required to have vaccines

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students will be required to have some new vaccinations before starting school on Wednesday, Aug. 8.

 

All students are required to have a current certificate of immunization status to attend a public school such as Campbellsville Independent Schools.

 

For the 2018-2019 school year, students in kindergarten through their senior year of high school will be required to have two doses of the Hepatitis A vaccine.

 

Vaccinations

CHS SBDM hires new principal

 

Campbellsville High School students will see a familiar face in the hallway this school year.

 

CHS Site-Based Decision Making Council members have hired Campbellsville Elementary School Assistant Principal Weston Jones to take over the CHS principal post.

 

Council members met in special session on Monday, July 23, to announce the appointment.

 

Jones replaces David Petett, who, after one year as CHS principal, will now serve as Director of Food Service and Federal Programs.

 

Weston Jones

About 25 participate in Eagle football camp

 

Campbellsville middle and high school football teams hosted an Eagle Football Camp on July 16-18, with about 25 students participating.

 

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

 

Camp was for students entering first through eighth grades and focused on fundamentals of each offensive and defensive position.

 

Campbellsville middle and high school football coaches hosted a youth camp recently, with about 25 participants. From left, front, are Campbellsville Elementary School first-graders Kingson Duncan and Landry Brown, Griff Thomas, Owen Smith, CES first-grader Hayden Goff, Trey Moore and Blake Absher. Second row, Campbellsville Elementary School fifth-grader Braydn Spurling, fourth-grader Maddox Hawkins, CHS head football coach Dale Estes, CES fourth-graders Jaron Johnson and Elijah Spurling, Julian Smith and CES fifth-grader Malikiah Spurling. Third row, Campbellsville Middle School sixth-grader KeKe Miller, eighth-graders J.T. Washington, Levi Dicken and Deondre Weathers, seventh-graders Junior Jeffries and Kaden Bloyd, eighth-graders Camren Vicari and Keondre Weathers and sixth-grader Kaleb Miller. Back, CHS assistant football coaches Tyler Hardy, Robbie Gribbins, Bronson Gowdy, Herb Wiseman, Aaron Webb, Will Griffin and D.J. Moore.

CIS hires School Resource Officer

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students will begin the 2018-2019 school year in a few weeks, and will see a new face in the hallways.

 

CIS has contracted with Campbellsville Police to employ a School Resource Officer, who will be stationed at the Campbellsville High School campus.

 

Officer Charlie Houk has been assigned to the SRO post.

 

While Houk’s office will be at the CHS campus, he will provide safety and security at Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students will begin the 2018-2019 school year in a few weeks, and will see a new face in the hallways.    CIS has contracted with Campbellsville Police to employ a School Resource Officer, who will be stationed at the Campbellsville High School campus.    Officer Charlie Houk has been assigned to the SRO post.    While Houk’s office will be at the CHS campus, he will provide safety and security at Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools.

CHS volleyball team hosts camp

 

Campbellsville High School volleyball team recently hosted a camp for students in third through eighth grades.

 

About 10 campers participated, along with the CHS volleyball team.

 

Campers learned proper volleyball techniques and fundamentals such as serving, passing, setting, blocking and hitting.

 

CHS volleyball team hosted a youth camp recently. From left, front, are junior Shelby Smith, sophomores Chloe Garett and Laci Hodgens, Campbellsville Middle School sixth-grader Anna Floyd, Karsyn Smith, Campbellsville Elementary School fifth-grader Kennedy Griffiths, freshmen Rylee Petett and Lainey Watson and CES first-grader Remi Petett. Second row, Braelynn Price, CMS eighth-grader BreAnna Humphress and CHS freshman Tayler Thompson. Back, junior Ketayah Taylor, sophomore Zoie Sidebottom, seniors Tatem Wiseman, Samantha Mason, Salena Ritchie and Natalie Caldwell, freshman Kaylyn Smith, CMS seventh-grader Ava Hughes and CES second-grader Lillie Judd.

CHS hires golf coach

 

Campbellsville High School has hired a new golf coach.

 

Blake Milby, who teaches social studies at CHS and is also head baseball coach, has been hired for the golf coach post.

 

Milby replaces coaches Cassidy Decker, who coached the CHS boys’ team, and Ashley Goodin, the girls’ team coach.

 

Blake Milby, who teaches social studies at Campbellsville High School and is also head baseball coach, has been hired for the CHS golf coach post. Pictured with him are CHS Athletic Director Tim Davis, at left, and CHS Principal David Petett.

CHS hires new softball coach

 

Campbellsville High School has hired a new leader for its softball team.

 

Zach Durham, who was an assistant coach last season, has been hired as head coach.

 

Durham, who is an instructional assistant at Campbellsville Elementary School, follows former head coach Weston Jones, who recently resigned his post.

 

Zach Durham, an instructional assistant at Campbellsville Elementary School, has been hired as the Campbellsville High School head softball coach. Pictured with him are CHS Athletic Director Tim Davis, at left, and CHS Principal David Petett.

CHS hires first archery coach

 

Campbellsville High School has hired its first archery coach.

 

Chris Kidwell, who serves as associate superintendent and finance director at Campbellsville Independent Schools, will lead the archery team.

 

The team, which is now part of the Kentucky High School Athletic Association, is open to all Campbellsville middle and high school students.

 

Chris Kidwell, who serves as associate superintendent and finance director at Campbellsville Independent Schools, will lead the Campbellsville High School archery team. Pictured with him are CHS Athletic Director Tim Davis, at left, and CHS Principal David Petett.

CMS literacy tutor receives award

 

AmeriCorps FRYSC literacy tutor Ashleigh Lewis recently received an award for her service to students.

 

Lewis, who was a tutor at Campbellsville Middle School last school year, received the FRYSC Corps Exemplary Service Award.

 

The award was presented at the Victory Over Violence annual Family Resource and Youth Services Center Conference in Louisville on Wednesday, July 18.

 

Ashleigh Lewis, center, who served as an AmeriCorps FRYSC tutor at Campbellsville Middle School last school year, received the FRYSC Corps Exemplary Service Award. Presenting the award are Carie Kizziar, FRYSC Corps member coordinator, at left, and Heather Musinski, FRYSC Corps program director.

CIS releases bus routes for 2018-2019

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ bus routes for the 2018-2019 school year have been released.

 

All routes are subject to change.

 

CIS

CIS to begin school year Aug. 8

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools will begin its new school year on Wednesday, Aug. 8, and preparations are underway.

 

Board of Education members discussed the beginning of the 2018-2019 school year at their regular meeting on Monday, July 16.

 

To help students prepare for the year, Board members voted to contribute $2,500 to the Site-Based Decision Making Councils at Campbellsville middle and high schools. The money will be earmarked to pay for school supplies.

 

CIS

CES to host Disney dinner and movie night

 

Campbellsville Elementary School will host a Disney dinner and movie night on Thursday, March 8, at 5:30 p.m.

 

The event is open to any child entering preschool or kindergarten in the 2018-2019 school year.

 

Disney characters will attend the event, as will Paw Patrol characters.

 

Disney Dinner and Movie Invitation

CHS football team begins fundraiser

 

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

 

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

 

Cards are $10 each.

 

Football Card Front     Football Card Back

CES students have fun during summer Wings Express program

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently had fun during the summer Wings Express program.

 

The program, which was for kindergarten, first-, second- and third-grade students, was June 4-29.

 

Students learned about reading and math, and had fun during special programs with local community members.

 

CES first-graders Elyzabeth Fisher, at left, and Ava Caffee sample dessert pizza.     CES Wings Express teacher Kayla Bales plants flowers with her students.

CES Wings Express program receives donation

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express program recently received a donation from a local business.

 

Walmart was a diamond sponsor for the program, donating $500 to benefit students.

 

Making the donation was Store Manager Jeff Smallwood.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express program recently received a donation from local business Walmart. Doretha Sanders, Wings Express director, at right, accepted the donation from Store Manager Jeff Smallwood.

CMS, CHS choirs selling candles

 

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

 

The choirs are working with Peaceful Places, a local business that sells natural soy wax candles, tarts, lip balms and mists.

 

CMS/CHS Candles

CES students have fun during summer Wings Express program

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently had fun during the summer Wings Express program.

 

The program, which was for kindergarten, first-, second- and third-grade students, was June 4-29.

 

Students learned about reading and math, and had fun during special programs with local community members.

 

CES third-grader Gavin Martin, at left, and first-grader Tristian Harris cut up green peppers as they learn to make homemade salsa.     CES second-grader Logan Weddle, at left, and kindergartener Brayden Carmicle talk to Campbellsville University Clay Hill Memorial Forest Educator Amy Berry about turtles.

CES students have fun during summer Wings Express program

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently had fun during the summer Wings Express program.

 

The program, which was for kindergarten, first-, second- and third-grade students, was June 4-29.

 

Students learned about reading and math, and had fun during special programs with local community members.

 

CES students go on a nature hike at Green River Lake.     CES third-grader Alexia Howard, at left, and first-grader Lillie Judd mix ingredients to make homemade muffins.

CES students have fun during summer Wings Express program

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently had fun during the summer Wings Express program.

 

The program, which was for kindergarten, first-, second- and third-grade students, was June 4-29.

 

Students learned about reading and math, and had fun during special programs with local community members.

 

CES teacher Miriah Cox gives third-grader Braelyn Taylor a homemade muffin that she and her classmates made.     CES third-grader Luke Adkins, at left, and kindergartener Kyler Wilson battle for a beach ball.

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.

 

From left, CES first-graders Gavin Paris, Carson Brown, Kira Dotson and Tristian Harris hold their Eagles.

CES preschool students prepare for kindergarten

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students worked hard this school year to prepare for kindergarten.

 

Students focused on learning a new letter of the alphabet each week, and practiced writing the letter in uppercase and lowercase.

 

CES preschool teacher Denise Spencer helps Harmony Brown as she writes numbers.

CES students make gifts for their mothers

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently made gifts for their mothers.

 

In honor of Mother’s Day, first-graders made homemade keychains.

 

First, students painted their hands, and put their handprints on large pieces of transfer paper. They also wrote their names beside their print.

 

CES first-grader Tristian Harris writes his name on his handprint.

CIS students participate in July Fourth parade

 

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

 

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

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Tristin Lopez, at right, marches with the band.

CIS releases school supply lists

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools recently released its supply lists for the 2018-2019 school year.

 

The 2018-2019 school year begins on Wednesday, Aug. 8.

 

Back to School

CES students make gifts for their mothers

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently made gifts for their mothers.

 

In honor of Mother’s Day, third-graders made homemade keychains.

 

Fourth-graders colored paper flower pots and wrote about their mothers.

 

CES teacher Hannah Jones helps third-grader Kairi Tucker wrap the keychain she made as a Mother’s Day gift.     From left, CES fourth-graders Aleecia Knezevic, Alfie Su, Nora Harris and Toby Adams hold the writings they made as Mother’s Day gifts.

CHS soccer team to host summer camp

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team will host a camp this summer.

 

The camp is open to children ages 5 to 12, and will be June 4-7 at the Campbellsville Elementary School campus.

 

CHS Soccer Camp Flyer

CHS students encouraged to know their purpose, be a vessel for God

 

“If there is breath inside of you, there is still purpose for you,” she said.

 

Campbellsville High School seniors heard a message about purpose and destiny at this year’s baccalaureate service on Sunday, May 20.

 

Shajuana Ditto, who is originally from Brandenburg, was the featured speaker.

 

Shajuana Ditto, a youth minister and CHS volleyball coach, talks to CHS graduates about God having a purpose for their lives.

CES, CMS and CHS release dress codes

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high schools recently released dress codes for the 2018-2019 school year.

 

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

 

Dress Code

CHS seniors honored at Class Night

 

Campbellsville High School seniors were honored at this year’s Class Night ceremony in the CHS gym on Tuesday, May 22.

 

Each student was recognized and honored with various awards.

 

This year’s senior class officers led the ceremony.

 

They include President Sara Farmer, Vice President Caitlin Bright, Secretary Ryan Wiedewitsch, Treasurer Alex Doss and Historian Madison Dial.

 

CHS Class of 2018 valedictorian and salutatorian are Bryce Richardson, at left, and Alex Doss, respectively.

CIS releases calendar for 2018-2019

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools has released its calendar for the 2018-2019 school year.

 

The first day of class will be Wednesday, Aug. 8.

 

CIS Calendar

CES students shop with AR points

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently took their Accelerated Reader points shopping.

 

Accelerated Reader is a motivational program used to help students develop reading skills.

 

CES students recently went shopping with their Accelerated Reader points for items such as pencils, erasers, bookmarkers and more.

CHS students learn about computer science careers

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned all about computer science careers.

 

Advanced Placement students in Sonya Kessler’s computer science principles class took a trip to Campbellsville University to meet with professors from the School of Business, Economics and Technology.

 

From left, CHS seniors Chanson Atkinson, Austin Fitzgerald, Connor Wilson and Hye Su Cho, junior Randy Harris, senior Christian Berry, junior Brandon Greer, sophomore Conner Riley, junior Celeste Hassman and teacher Sonya Kessler recently took a trip to Campbellsville University to learn about computer science careers.

CES Wings Express students make homemade ice cream

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express students recently made homemade ice cream.

 

To celebrate the end of the school year, students learned how to make their own ice cream.

 

While enjoying their treats, students also learned how to make kites by using straws.

 

CES third-grader Lily Coots, at left, and second-grader Addelyn Dooley shake their homemade ice cream.     CES kindergartener Shannon Carmicle flies his kite made out of straws and newspaper.

CES student make gifts for their mothers

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently made gifts for their mothers.

 

In honor of Mother’s Day, second-graders in Tracey Rinehart’s class used their artistic skills to create a homemade gift.

 

CES second-graders Amylah Taylor, at left, and Logan Weddle paint their pots.     CES second-grader Bryant Mayo adds soil to his plant, with help from teacher Tracey Rinehart.

CES first-graders have fun at cookout

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-graders recently had fun at a cookout.

 

Students spent time playing on the playground, socializing and eating snacks together.

 

CES first-grader Ahryan Wilson enjoys his lunch.

CES first-graders have fun at Miller Park

 

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

 

Students spent time playing on the playground, socializing and eating snacks together.

 

CES first-grader Zander Whitehead slides.

CHS students make biscuits

 

Campbellsville High School students recently learned to make homemade biscuits.

 

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 their own cheddar and homestyle biscuits.

 

CHS freshman Carly Adams serves classmate Steven James a biscuit.

CES students visit Green River Lake

 

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

 

Students toured the Visitor Center and learned about water safety.

 

They also saw fish, turtles and other animals and had fun playing games.

 

CES preschool students pose for a photo at Green River Lake with teacher Julie Shelton, at left, and assistant Jessica Williams.

 

CES preschool students pose for a photo at Green River Lake with teacher Denise Spencer, at left, and assistant Brittany Johnson.

CES retirees honored

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently honored two of its retirees.

 

Garnetta Murrell, a fourth-grade teacher, and instructional assistant Ann Callison were honored for their dedication to the school.

 

CES fourth-grade teacher Garnetta Murrell, third from left, is honored for retiring after the 2017-2018 school year. She is pictured with her fellow fourth-grade teachers, from left, Maranda Wright, Kaye Agathen and Samantha Coomer.     CES instructional assistant Ann Callison, second from left, is honored for retiring after the 2017-2018 school year. She is pictured with family members, from left, her friend Pat Mings, her son Ryan holding his daughter Piper and her daughter Laura Watson.

CES students celebrate on ‘Dojo Day’

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarteners recently had fun during a special “Dojo Day” of activities.

 

The day was a celebration of the students’ hard work this school year.

 

Kindergarteners participating in “Dojo Day” had fun at several special activities, including building with Legos, coloring pictures, dancing, reading together and much more.

 

CES exceptional child educator Amber Johnson colors with kindergarteners, from left, Emmaline Vespie, Courtney Gilbert and Zoe Scharbrough.

CES preschool students complete school year

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently had fun on the last day of the school year.

 

Preschool students celebrated the end of the year by enjoying special snacks, playing games and spending time socializing.

 

CES preschool student Noelan McMahan takes a bite of his cupcake on the last day of school.

CES students display artwork

 

Campbellsville Elementary School third-graders recently displayed artwork they made this school year.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art class, students made African masks, drew self-portraits, made clay figures and much more.

 

CES first-grader Ava Caffee and her classmates view third-graders’ artwork.

CMS Beta Club makes history at national convention

 

Campbellsville Middle School Junior Beta Club has once again made school history.

 

At the National Junior Beta Convention in Savannah, Ga., CMS seventh-grader Chase Hord was elected to serve as national secretary for the coming year.

 

And Whitney Frashure, a seventh-grader, placed third in the nation in the language arts testing category.

 

CMS Beta Club members pose for a photo together at the National Junior Beta Convention. From left, front, are seventh-grader Zamar Owens, sixth-grader Karlie Cox, seventh-grader Mikaela Scharbrough, sixth-grader Chloe Thompson, eighth-graders Tayler Thompson, Rylee Petett, Myricle Gholston and Alexis Thomas. Back, Beta sponsors Natalia Warren and Robbilyn Speer, eighth-grader Dakota Harris, sixth-grader Kiara Graves, seventh-graders Ronin Smith and Whitney Frashure, eighth-grader Abby Brisko, seventh-grader Chase Hord, sixth-grader Layla Steen, eighth-graders Blake Settle, Kaylyn Smith, Sarah Adkins, Christina Miller, Lainey Watson and Isabella Vannice, sixth-grader Nathan McFarland and Beta sponsors Katie Campbell and Paige Cook. Absent from the photo are sixth-graders Aryanna Britton, Ellington Gowin and Mollie Bailey, seventh-grader Alexis Byers and eighth-grader Peyton Dabney.

CES preschool students learn about plants, animals

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students recently had fun learning about plants and animals.

 

Students viewed several plants and animals in 3D, encased in acrylic materials.

 

CES preschool student Aubree Hall looks at a crab under a magnifying glass.

CHS students visit Green River Lake

 

Campbellsville High School students recently took a field trip to Green River Lake for a picnic and fellowship time.

 

Students in Juanita Young’s classes planned a trip to the GRL Visitor Center.

 

The students enjoyed a picnic lunch, and had fun taking a nature walk.

 

From left, CHS instructional assistants Joseph Taylor and Matthew Schmuck, junior Travis Nash, senior Robert Tungate, juniors Chris Moran and Brooke Tucker, Community Based Work Transition Program Coordinator Wendy Sabo and exceptional child educator Juanita Young pose for a photo together in front of Green River Lake.

CHS student attends FCCLA state leadership camp

 

Campbellsville High School junior Destiny Deason attended the Kentucky Family, Career and Community Leaders of America State Leadership Camp in Hardinsburg on June 4-6.

 

Deason is Region 14 first vice president, and attended the three-day camp to train for her position.

 

Campbellsville High School junior Destiny Deason attended the Kentucky Family, Career and Community Leaders of America State Leadership Camp in Hardinsburg on June 4-6. She is Region 14 first vice president, and attended the three-day camp to train for her position.

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.

 

The CMS team spent the games practicing fundamentals and working on team-building skills.

 

CMS eighth-grader Briana Davis fights for the ball.

CES teacher nominated for Educator of the Year

 

Campbellsville Elementary School teacher Tracey Rinehart is one of the top teachers in Taylor County.

 

Rinehart, a third-grade teacher at CES, 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, June 21.

 

Tracey Rinehart, a third-grade teacher at Campbellsville Elementary School, is one of four teachers nominated for this year’s Campbellsville/Taylor County Chamber of Commerce Educator of the Year award. The nominees were honored at the Chamber’s annual banquet on Thursday, June 21. From left are Rinehart’s son Connor, who is a seventh-grader at Campbellsville Middle School, her husband Greg, Rinehart and CES Principal Elisha Rhodes.

CES students participate in Field Day events

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently competed in the annual Field Day games.

 

CES kindergarteners in Lisa Wiseman’s class were named the winners of their grade’s Field Day competition.     CES first-graders in Amanda Barnett’s class were named the winners of their grade’s Field Day competition.     CES second-graders in Tracey Rinehart’s class were named the winners of their grade’s Field Day competition.

 

CES third-graders in Patty Haley’s class were named the winners of their grade’s Field Day competition.     CES fourth-graders in Garnetta Murrell’s class were named the winners of their grade’s Field Day competition.     CES fifth-graders in Jessica Lile’s class were named the winners of their grade’s Field Day competition.

CHS softball players receive awards

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently hosted a banquet to celebrate this past season.

 

Several awards were presented to players for their hard work and dedication this year.

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently hosted a banquet to celebrate this past season. From left, front, are senior Caitlin Bright, junior Dee Simpson, sophomores Isabella Osborne, Bailey Thompson and Sydney Wilson and Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Olivia Fields. Back, head coach Weston Jones, freshmen Catlyn Clausen, Abi Wiedewitsch and Kenzi Forbis, sophomore Shallan Philpott, CMS seventh-grader Jade Wheeler, assistant coach Zach Durham, senior Kayla Young and assistant coach Matthew Schmuck.

About 30 participate in ‘Hoop It Up’ basketball camp

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball coaches and players hosted a “Hoop It Up” basketball clinic on June 11-14 at the CHS gym.

 

About 30 students entering first through eighth grades this fall participated.

 

At the clinic, participants learned fundamentals and competed in shooting and fundamental contests and three-on-three and five-on-five play.

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball coaches and players hosted a “Hoop It Up” basketball clinic on June 11-14 at the CHS gym. About 30 students entering first through eighth grades this fall participated. Participants are, from left, front, Jackson Wright, Landry Brown, Londyn Smith, Griff Thomas and Kyler Wilson. Second row, Cash Davis, Karsyn Smith, Owen Skaggs, Brody Sidebottom and Aubreigh Knifley. Third row, Lanigan Price, Luke Adkins, Reece Swafford, Cameron Estes and Grayson Booe. Fourth row, Rowan Petett, Adrian Lanham, Cayton Lawhorn and Carson Mills. Fifth row, Wyatt Smith, Lee Colvin, Les Colvin, Aidan Wilson and Austin Slone. Sixth row, camp coaches Mark Rigsby and Arren Hash, camper Jaron Johnson and camp coaches Spencer Swafford and Davon Cecil. Back, CHS assistant coach Will Griffin, head coach Tim Davis, Davis’s grandfather Lyla Davis and camp coach Ben Davis.

CHS boys’ basketball team hosts camp

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team recently hosted two summer camps, with several games to preview the upcoming season.

 

In addition to CHS, schools participating in the camps include Logan, Metcalfe, Marion, Green and Monroe counties, Southwestern and Elizabethtown.

 

CHS sophomore Mikael Vaught dribbles to the basket.

CES guidance counselor receives Change Award

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Guidance Counselor Sonya Orberson received the Change Award at the Campbellsville Board of Education meeting on Monday, June 11.

 

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

 

Orberson received the certified Change Award for the month of May, but was unable to attend the Board meeting that month.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Superintendent Kirby Smith, at right, honors CES Guidance Counselor Sonya Orberson with the certified Change Award.

CHS soccer team hosts first summer camp

 

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

 

About 20 local children attended.

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team recently hosted its first summer camp. About 20 local children attended. Those attending include, from left, front, Joy Graham, Knox Hodges, Will Davis and Hayden Garrett. Second row, Ben Grubesic, Tray Parish, Owen Smith, Campbellsville Elementary School second-grader Owen Skaggs, Athena Angel, Lyla Phillips and Tristan Parish. Back, assistant coach Malique Spaulding, camp director and alumni player Drew Skaggs, Campbellsville Elementary School fourth-grader Alfie Su, Hayden Ball, Jax Parish, Campbellsville Middle School sixth-grader Ethan Murphy, Campbellsville Elementary School fifth-grader Noah Leachman, Zander Smith, CHS senior soccer player Brody Weeks and head coach Bradley Harris. Not pictured are campers Norah Adkins, a CES kindergartener, CES first-grader Abram Adkins and Grant Hays.

CMS baseball team takes on Hart County

 

Campbellsville Middle School baseball team recently took on Hart County.

 

CMS lost a close match up in the A game.

 

The team picked up a win in the B game.

 

CMS seventh-grader Weston Mattingly throws.

CHS baseball team to host annual lead-off dinner and auction

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team will host its 12th annual lead-off dinner and auction on Saturday, March 3, at the CHS gym.

 

Dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m., with the auction to follow.

 

 

Baseball

CMS softball team takes on Adair County

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team recently took on Adair County.

 

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

 

In the B game, CMS won by a score of 7-6.

 

CMS softball players stand for the National Anthem.

CHS track teams finish seventh, ninth

 

Campbellsville High School girls’ and boys’ track teams recently finished in seventh and ninth places, respectively.

 

The teams competed in the Carl Deaton Classic in Green County.

 

CHS junior Daesean Vancleave hands the baton to classmate Joe Pipes.

CHS softball team takes on Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently took on Taylor County.

 

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

 

CHS freshman Kenzi Forbis runs to first.

CIS students star in ‘Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory’

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students are starring in the Campbellsville University production of “Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory Jr.”

 

Performances will be Friday, June 8, and Saturday, June 9, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, June 10, at 2:30 p.m. at the CU theater.

 

Sophia Santos, a third-grader at Campbellsville Elementary School, plays Charlie Bucket, as Campbellsville High School freshman Colin Harris plays Mr. Bucket.

CHS track teams finish seventh

 

Campbellsville High School track teams recently finished in seventh place.

 

CHS competed at the Green County High School All Comer meet.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Abby Brisko, at left, hands the baton to seventh-grader Whitney Frashure.

CMS track teams finish sixth

 

Campbellsville Middle School track teams recently finished sixth in Green County.

 

The teams competed in the Green County Middle School Invitational.

 

CMS eighth-grader Josh Lucas jumps.

CHS show choir to present ‘Evolution of Music’

 

Campbellsville High School Show Choir will present its spring concert on Friday, April 20, and Saturday, April 21.

 

The concert is entitled “Evolution of Music,” and will include performances of classic songs made popular as music evolved over the past few decades.

 

Performances will begin at 7 p.m. in Hamilton Auditorium.

 

They are free and open to the public.

 

CHS Show Choir

CHS baseball team hosts first youth camp

 

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

 

The camp was for children ages 8 to 12.

 

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

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently hosted its first youth camp. Those attending include, from left, front, Campbellsville Elementary School kindergartener Bentley Wilhoite, CES second-grader Brody Sidebottom and CES third-graders Kaleigh Wilhoite, Stephen Green and Maddox Hawkins. Back, head coach Blake Milby, CES fourth-graders Cameron Estes and Brayden Paiz, CES fifth-grader Skylar Wilhoite, Taylor County Elementary School fourth-grader Silas Young, CES third-grader Jaron Johnson, CES fifth-grader KeKe Miller, CES third-grader Lanigan Price and assistant coach Lynn Kearney.

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.

 

From left, eighth-graders Christina Miller, Serenity Ford and Blake Settle wear the glasses they won by playing games at eighth-grade celebration.

CHS student receives honor from Berea College

 

Campbellsville High School student Davon Cecil, who will be a senior in the fall, has been honored for his accomplishments in academics, service and leadership.

 

Cecil was honored by Berea College as a Carter G. Woodson Legacy Scholar.

 

Davon Cecil

CES students have fun at fifth-grade celebration

 

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

 

Teachers hosted the fifth-grade celebration at Phillips Lanes Bowling Alley to celebrate the students completing elementary school.

 

CES fifth-graders, from left, Chris Cox, Thomas Tungate and Taylan Hunt play a game together at the fifth-grade celebration.

CHS student begins service project

 

Campbellsville High School junior Myles Murrell has begun a service project to help those staying at the local homeless shelter.

 

Murrell is working with Green River Ministries staff members to collect new and gently used toys for children who stay at the shelter.

 

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CES Wings Express program receives donation

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express program recently received a donation from a local business.

 

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home donated $100 to the program for its summer expenses.

 

Making the donation was Owner Judy Dabney.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express program recently received a donation from local business Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home. Doretha Sanders, Wings Express director, at right, accepted the donation from Owner Judy Dabney.

CES Wings Express program receives donation

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express program recently received a donation from a local business.

 

Community Trust Bank donated $200 to the program for its summer expenses.

 

Making the donation was Branch Manager Lisa Karr.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School Wings Express program recently received a donation from local business Community Trust Bank. Doretha Sanders, Wings Express director, at right, accepted the donation from Branch Manager Lisa Karr.

CHS graduate to play tennis at CU

 

Campbellsville High School graduate Cody Davis will continue his academic and tennis career at Campbellsville University this fall.

 

Davis signed his letter of intent in a special ceremony with family, friends, coaches and teammates on Wednesday, June 6.

 

CHS Principal David Petett said he has known Davis for a long time, and believes he is everything right about Campbellsville Independent Schools.

 

CHS graduate Cody Davis will continue his academic and tennis career at Campbellsville University this fall. He signed his letter of intent in a special ceremony with family, friends, coaches and teammates on Wednesday, June 6. In front are Davis with his parents, Amanda and Jeremiah, and his sister Briana, an eighth-grader at Campbellsville Middle School. Back, CU men’s head coach Kyle Caven and CHS boys’ tennis coach Tyler Hardy.

CIS employees honored at closing luncheon

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ employees recently had lunch and fellowship together to close the 2017-2018 school year, which ended Wednesday, May 23.

 

Several employees were honored for retiring and receiving several other awards.

 

Seventeen people are retiring after this school year.

 

CIS retirees are honored after a luncheon to close the 2017-2018 school year. Seated are CES media center assistant Lois Kemp, at left, and CES Guidance Counselor Sonya Orberson. CES teacher Leanna Cundiff, at left, spoke about working with Kemp and CES teacher Laura Dicken spoke about her memories of Orberson.

FRYSC Advisory Council to meet

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Family Resource and Youth Services Center Advisory Council will have its regular meeting on Thursday, April 19, at noon.

 

Calendar

CHS baseball team plays in fifth region semifinals

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently defeated Bardstown in the fifth region tournament to advance to the semifinals round.

 

CHS was set to start tournament play on Monday, May 28.

 

After being postponed several days because of rain, CHS defeated Bardstown on Saturday, June 2.

 

CHS baseball assistant coach Zach Lewis talks with sophomore Brennon Wheeler after the game.

CMS softball team takes on Green County

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team recently took on Green County.

 

In the A game, the CMS team fought hard but didn’t get the win.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fifth-grader Miley Hash is caught by a Green County player.

CHS senior tennis players honored at banquet

 

Campbellsville High School senior tennis players were recently honored at a banquet at Miller Park.

 

Players were honored for their dedication to their team and their hard work this season.

 

This year’s tennis teams include nine players, including five seniors.

 

CHS girls’ tennis team players for 2017-2018 were recently honored at a banquet for their success this season. From left are coach Bradley Harris, sophomore Samantha Johnson, senior Kimberly Harden and sophomore Victoria Cox. Absent from the photo is senior Sara Farmer.     CHS boys’ team players for 2017-2018 were recently honored at a banquet for their success this season. From left are former player Samuel Kessler, who graduated from Gatton Academy this year; CHS seniors Cass Kidwell and Jackson Hunt, coach Tyler Hardy, senior Cody Davis, Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Blake Settle and sophomore Patrick Walker.

CMS choir to present ‘Soul Train’

 

Campbellsville Middle School choir will present its spring concert on Sunday, April 29.

 

The concert is entitled “Soul Train” and will include performances of songs made popular in the 1970s.

 

The performance will begin at 2:30 p.m. in Hamilton Auditorium.

 

It is free and open to the public.

 

CMS Choir Concert

CHS baseball team drops close game to Boyle County

 

Campbellsville High School recently dropped a close game with Boyle County.

 

Final score was 3-4.

 

CHS freshman Arren Hash took the loss on the mound, allowing three earned runs.

 

CHS senior Ethan Lay catches the ball at second.

CHS baseball team defeats PRP

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently defeated Pleasure Ridge Park.

 

CHS junior Ryan Kearney held the Panthers to three hits and struck out five.

 

Kearney had two hits for his team.

 

CHS junior Ryan Kearney hits.

CHS softball team takes on Monroe County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently took on Monroe County.

 

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

 

CHS freshman Kenzi Forbis fields the ball.

CHS baseball team defeats Mercer County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently defeated Mercer County.

 

Final score was 4-3.

 

The Eagles scored in the bottom of the seventh inning, with two outs, to get the win.

 

CHS junior Ryan Kearney scores the winning run.

CMS baseball team takes on Casey County

 

Campbellsville Middle School baseball team recently took on Casey County.

 

CMS got a win in the B game. Final score 8-3.

 

CMS eighth-grader Jarred Mays catches the ball for an out.

CES kindergarteners enjoy ice cream sundaes

 

Campbellsville Elementary School kindergarteners have been learning all about ice cream – and then got to sample some.

 

Students have been learning the history of ice cream and how to make it.

 

CES kindergartener Kyler Wilson, at left, enjoys his ice cream with his classmates.

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 2017-2018 school year.

 

Honor Roll

CES preschool students present musical

 

Campbellsville Elementary School preschool students ended their school year on Thursday, May 10, with an end-of-the-year musical program.

 

Students in Denise Spencer’s and Julie Shelton’s classes sang songs, recited their alphabet, counted and danced to show what they learned this school year.

 

CES preschool students sing. In front are Rakim Dunn, at left, and Xavien Smith. In back, from left, are Lylah Davis, Tori Clark and Marla Bat.

CMS choir presents ‘Soul Train’

 

Campbellsville Middle School choir recently presented its spring concert.

 

The concert was entitled “Soul Train” and included performances of songs made popular in the 1970s.

 

CMS students prepared for the show for several months, and helped with musical arrangements and choreography.

 

CMS eighth-graders Alexis Thomas, at left, and Gabby Skaggs sing.

CMS students named to honor roll

 

Campbellsville Middle School students were recently named to the honor roll for the fourth nine-week grading period of the 2017-2018 school year.

 

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

 

Honor Roll

CES second-graders perform musical

 

Campbellsville Elementary School second-graders recently performed a musical.

 

Students performed “Hats” for their classmates, friends and family members.

 

The students spent several weeks learning choreography and music.

 

CES second-graders perform “Hats.”

CES choir presents ‘Jukebox Time Machine’

 

Campbellsville Elementary School choir recently presented its spring concert.

 

The concert, performed on Sunday, May 6, was entitled “Jukebox Time Machine” and included performances of songs made popular from the 1930s to the 2000s.

 

CES third-grader Jaron Johnson dances.

CES first-graders perform musical

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-graders recently performed a musical.

 

On Monday, May 7, students performed “How Does Your Garden Groove” for their classmates, friends and family members.

 

Students spent several weeks learning choreography and music.

 

CES first-grader Trinity Clark sings.

CIS staff members undergo active shooter training

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ staff members recently underwent active shooter training.

 

Campbellsville Police officers Shannon Wilson, Scotty Perian and Brian Morgan came to the Campbellsville Elementary and Campbellsville middle/high school campuses on Wednesday, May 30.

 

Wilson, Perian and Morgan discussed how teachers and staff members should respond if an intruder comes into a school building.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ staff members underwent active shooter training recently with Campbellsville Police officers. Above, from left, Brian Morgan, Scotty Perian and Shannon Wilson talk to CES staff members.

CMS cheerleading squad announced

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently announced its cheerleading roster for the 2018-2019 school year.

 

Eagle Cheerleading

CES fifth-graders honored

 

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

 

End of the year awards were presented on Tuesday, May 22.

 

CES fifth-graders are honored with subject awards. From left are Andrew Mardis, Taylan Hunt, Gabriel Noyola and Averi Perkins, who received reading awards. In back are teachers Tammy Hash, Jessica Lile, Ann-Michael Tucker and Donna White.

CHS graduates nearly 70 students

 

With the turn of a tassel, they became alumni.

 

Campbellsville High School’s Class of 2018 graduated on Saturday, May 26, in front of family, friends, teachers and administrators.

 

Nearly 70 students received diplomas to mark the end of their high school careers.

 

CHS Class of 2018 poses for a final group photo together.

CMS eighth-graders honored at recognition ceremony

 

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

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-graders were honored with several special awards and recognitions on Sunday, May 20.

 

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

 

CMS eighth-graders Myricle Gholston and Brandon Pittman receive the Cameron Smith awards from teachers, from left, Paige Cook, Amy Knifley, Melisa Morris and Robbilyn Speer.

CHS seniors have fun at project graduation

 

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

 

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

 

Nearly all of this year’s 70 seniors attended project graduation, which was on Saturday, May 26, a few hours after the seniors graduated.

 

From left, CHS seniors Ryan Wiedewitsch, Austin Fitzgerald, Sara Farmer and Alex Doss sing karaoke.

CHS baseball team is 20th District champs

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team crushed Adair County to win the 20th District tournament championship.

 

CHS hosted Adair on Thursday, May 24, for the championship match up.

 

Final score was 16-4.

 

The Eagles had 16 hits in the five-inning game, led by freshman John Orberson’s 4-4 night.

 

CHS junior Treyce Mattingly jumps atop a pile of players after his team wins the 20th District championship.

CES choir to present ‘Jukebox Time Machine’

 

Campbellsville Elementary School choir will present its spring concert on Sunday, May 6.

 

The concert is entitled “Jukebox Time Machine” and will include performances of songs made popular from the 1930s to the 2000s.

 

CES

CHS baseball squad comes from behind to defeat Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team came from behind to defeat Marion County and advance to the 20th District tournament championship.

 

The Eagles hosted Marion County on Wednesday, May 23, and got a win by a score of 5-3.

 

CHS was down 0-3 when junior Lane Bottoms hit a three-run home run in the bottom of the fourth inning.

 

CHS senior Wyatt Houk reacts as he fields an out to win the game.

CHS softball team takes on Taylor County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently took on Taylor County in the opening round of the 20th District tournament.

 

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

 

CHS softball players gather after their loss in the 20th District tournament.

CHS senior to play baseball at LWC

 

Campbellsville High School senior baseball player Ethan Lay will continue his academic and playing career at Lindsey Wilson College.

 

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

 

CHS senior baseball player Ethan Lay will continue his academic and playing career at Lindsey Wilson College. Lay recently signed his letter of intent in a special ceremony with friends, family members, coaches and teammates. From left, front, are his mother Ashley Lay, Lay and teammate Wyatt Houk, who will also attend LWC and play baseball this fall. Back, assistant coaches Zach Lewis and Lynn Kearney, head coach Blake Milby and assistant coach Phil Gowdy.

CES retirees take final Eagle Walk

 

Campbellsville Elementary School staff members who will soon retire recently took their last Eagle Walk down the school hallways.

 

The employees were recognized on Wednesday, May 23.

 

Students lined the hallways and gave the staff members hugs and high-fives.

 

CES teacher Lisa Kearney takes a final Eagle Walk down the school hallways.

CMS sixth- and seventh-grade students receive awards

 

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

 

End of the year awards were presented on Monday, May 21.

 

Sixth-grade subject award winners are, from left, front, Karlie Cox, accelerated language arts; Angelica Seng, science; and Diego Noyola, social studies. Back, Nathan McFarland, math; Kayden Birdwell, language arts; and Jovi Bowen, reading.     Seventh-grade subject award winners are, from left, front, Leigh Hicks, language arts; and Whitney Frashure, science and math. Back, Haylee Allen, accelerated language arts; and MaCayla Falls, social studies.

CMS students compete in Field Day games

 

Campbellsville Middle School students recently battled each other in Field Day games.

 

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

 

After scores were tabulated, classroom winners were named for each grade level.

 

CMS eighth-graders in Paige Cook’s class compete in the tug of war. In front is Dalton Reardon.

CIS honors bus driver, monitor of the year

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools recently honored its top bus driver and monitor.

 

At a recent meeting, Transportation Director Tim Tungate thanked his staff members for a great school year, and announced the award winners.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Transportation Director Tim Tungate, at left, recently honored his top bus driver and monitor. B.J. Perkins, center, received the Donna Gaddis Bus Monitor of the Year award. Stuart Hughes received the Donna Gaddis Driver of the Year award.

CES honors perfect attendance students

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently honored several students for having perfect attendance in the 2017-2018 school year.

 

Students receiving the award include first-graders Kira Dotson, third-graders Cayton Lawhorn and Damien Clark and fourth-graders Izak Burress, Christian Hart and De’Asia Fisher.

 

CES perfect attendance award winners for the 2017-2018 school year are, from left, fourth-grader Izak Burress, first-grader Kira Dotson, third-graders Cayton Lawhorn and Damien Clark and fourth-graders Christian Hart and De’Asia Fisher.

CES raises money for local family

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members recently raised money to help a local family.

 

Talon Perkins, the 1-year-old son of Kyle and Beth Perkins, was born with a congenital heart disease and pulmonary vein stenosis.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members recently raised $500 to help Talon Perkins, 1, who was born with a congenital heart disease and pulmonary vein stenosis. Students recently presented Talon and his family members with a check. CES students in front are, from left, fifth-graders Logan England, Deanna Reardon, Jaclyn Jackson and Dezarae Washington and third-graders Sophia Santos, Jaron Johnson, Ava Ellis and Keely Rakes. Back, Talon’s cousin Kyndall Cox, Talon’s aunt Allison, Cox, an exceptional child educator at CES, Beth Perkins holding Talon, CES Principal Elisha Rhodes, CES music teacher Cyndi Chadwick and Talon’s grandparents Cindy and Tommy Perkins.

CHS seniors preparing for graduation

 

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

 

Baccalaureate will be Sunday, May 20, at 1 p.m. in Hamilton Auditorium.

 

Class night is set for Tuesday, May 22, at 6:30 p.m. in the CHS gym.

 

And graduation will be Saturday, May 26, at 11 a.m. in Hamilton Auditorium.

 

Senior Events

CIS school year comes to a close

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ students attended school on Wednesday, May 23, for the final day of the 2017-2018 school year.

 

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

 

CES music teacher Cyndi Chadwick waves to students as they leave after the last day of school.

CHS Class of 2018 takes Senior Walk

 

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

 

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

 

From left, Connor Wilson, Wyatt Houk and Chanson Atkinson participate in the Senior Walk at CES.

CHS student completes SRNA training

 

Campbellsville High School students are working toward becoming college and career ready.

 

CHS senior Vonnea Smith recently completed State Registered Nurse Aide training, and, as a result, is now college and career ready in pre-nursing.

 

Vonnea Smith

CHS boys’ tennis team defeats Caverna

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ tennis team recently defeated Caverna.

 

In singles, senior Jackson Hunt won by a score of 8-6.

 

Patrick Walker, a sophomore, also won his match, by scores of 6-2 and 6-3.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Blake Settle hits the ball.

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Colin Harris recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

As of Wednesday, May 23, Harris has passed Certiport exams in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint to obtain Microsoft Office Specialist industry certification.

 

Colin Harris

CHS softball team takes on Washington County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently took on Washington County.

 

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

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Olivia Fields looks to score.

CHS student to play volleyball at LWC

 

Campbellsville High School senior Vonnea Smith will continue her academic and volleyball career at Lindsey Wilson College.

 

Smith signed her letter of intent in a special ceremony with friends, family members, coaches and teammates on Monday, May 21.

 

She will play volleyball at LWC and study to become a teacher.

 

CHS senior volleyball player will continue her academic and athletic career at Lindsey Wilson College. Smith signed her letter of intent in a special ceremony with friends, family members, coaches and teammates on Monday, May 21. From left, front, are Smith with her mother Cora. Back, former CHS volleyball head coach Elisha Rhodes, LWC volleyball assistant coach Gosia Wlaszczuk and CHS volleyball head coach Shajuana Ditto.

CES students join ‘Leave Your Legacy Hall of Fame’

 

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

 

In a special ceremony, students who scored distinguished on last year’s K-PREP exams in math and reading were recognized and inducted in the CES Leave Your Legacy Hall of Fame.

 

CES fourth-grader Izak Burress leaves his handprint, as teacher Ashlee Petett holds his tie for him.

CIS teachers honored at Campbellsville University

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ teachers were honored at Campbellsville University’s Excellence in Teaching Awards ceremony on Saturday, May 19.

 

Campbellsville Elementary School reading interventionist Laura Dicken was honored, as were Campbellsville Middle School reading teacher Sharon Harris and Campbellsville High School art teacher Jo Ann Harris.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ teachers were honored at Campbellsville University’s Excellence in Teaching Awards ceremony on Saturday, May 19. From left are CU Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Donna Hedgepath, CHS Principal David Petett, CES reading interventionist Laura Dicken, CMS teacher Sharon Harris, CHS teacher Jo Ann Harris, CES Principal Elisha Rhodes, CMS Principal Zach Lewis, Superintendent Kirby Smith and Dr. Beverly Ennis, dean of the CU School of Education.

CHS baseball players honored

 

Campbellsville High School baseball players were honored at the team’s annual Family Day end of the season potluck on Sunday, May 20.

 

CHS seniors Wyatt Houk and Ethan Lay were honored and thanked their parents and coaches for their help and support during their time playing baseball.

 

Campbellsville High School baseball players were honored at the team’s annual Family Day end of the season potluck on Sunday, May 20. This year’s award winners are, from left, front, senior Wyatt Houk, Seymour Shaw Award; and senior Ethan Lay, Defensive Award. Back, sophomore Gavin Johnson, Special Teams Award; junior Treyce Mattingly, Offensive Award; junior Lane Bottoms, Coaches Award; junior Ryan Kearney, PRIDE Award and Pitching Award; and freshman John Orberson, Most Improved Award.

CHS baseball team takes Eagle Walk through CES

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team took an Eagle Walk through Campbellsville Elementary School on Friday, April 27.

 

The team took on Holy Cross that evening in the All “A” state sectional game.

 

The players walked through the hallways and high-fived CES students.

 

CHS freshman Jastyn Shively and his teammates high-five CES students.

CHS names Leaders of the Year

 

Campbellsville High School recently named its Leaders of the Year for the 2017-2018 school year.

 

About 30 students from each class were named Leaders of the Week during the school year. From those students, teachers recently selected their nominations for Leader of the Year.

 

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CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School junior Christa Riggs recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

As of Tuesday, May 22, Riggs has passed Certiport exams in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint to obtain Microsoft Office Specialist industry certification.

 

Christa Riggs

CHS tennis, track team members honored

 

Campbellsville High School tennis and track team members were honored at the Campbellsville Elementary School assembly on Friday, April 27.

 

The teams have had lots of success this season, and are entering the final few weeks of competition.

 

CHS junior and track team members Taj Sanders high-fives CES students.

CHS students see dangers of drinking and driving during mock crash


His mother cried as the doctors worked tirelessly to save his life.

 

He had been flown from the crash in a helicopter, and was fighting for his life in surgery.

 

Campbellsville High School students learned about the dangers of drinking while driving recently, during a mock crash that “injured” and “killed” several of their own.

 

Rescue personnel work the mock crash scene.

CES fourth-graders have fun at Miller Park

 

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

 

Students spent time playing on the playground, socializing and eating snacks together.

 

CES fourth-grader Arianna Childers slides.

CES students play the bucket drums

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fifth-graders are learning to play the bucket drums.

 

In Cyndi Chadwick’s class, students have been practicing their drumming skills, and learning to perform rhythms and beats.

 

CES fifth-graders play the bucket drums. From left, front, are Ellie Wise, Averi Perkins and Chloe Hoppes. Back, J.P. Gutierrez, Ian Creason and Michael Abel.

CHS show choir presents ‘Evolution of Music’

 

They sang, they danced and they made popular music come alive.

 

Campbellsville High School show choir presented “Evolution of Music” on Friday, May 11, for its spring concert.

 

The performance featured solos and group numbers, complete with choreography, which the students created themselves.

 

CHS junior Hayley Stapleton sings.

CHS hires new volleyball coach

 

Campbellsville High School has hired a familiar face as its new head volleyball coach.

 

Shajuana Ditto will begin her first season as head coach in August.

 

She replaces Elisha Rhodes, who was head coach for the past two seasons.

 

Campbellsville High School has hired a familiar face as its new head volleyball coach. Shajuana Ditto will begin her first season as head coach in August. She replaces Elisha Rhodes, who was head coach for the past two seasons. The announcement was made in a special ceremony on Thursday, May 17. From left are CHS Athletic Director Tim Davis, Rhodes, Ditto and CHS Principal David Petett.

Community leaders read to CES students

 

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

 

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

 

John Eastridge reads to CES preschool students.

CHS track team competes at state tournament

 

Campbellsville High School track team members competed at the state meet on Thursday, May 17.

 

The team traveled to University of Kentucky to compete in the Kentucky High School Athletic Association meet.

 

Campbellsville High School track team members competed at the Kentucky High School Athletic Association meet on Thursday, May 17. From left, front, are coach Katie Wilkerson, sophomore Taliyah Hazelwood, juniors Natalie Caldwell, Charlie Pettigrew, Daesean Vancleave and Joe Pipes and coach Steve Doss. Back, assistant Tyler Abney, sophomore Mark Rigsby, junior Jackson Hinton, freshman Reggie Thomas, sophomore Mikael Vaught and junior Evan McAninch.

CHS students meet author via Skype

 

Campbellsville High School students recently met a best-selling author via Skype.

 

Students studying English in Lindsay Williams’s class recently read the book “Rabbit Cake” by Annie Hartnett.

 

CHS students in Lindsay Williams’s class recently read “Rabbit Cake” by Annie Hartnett as part of their English studies. Students met Hartnett via Skype recently to talk about the book.

CES names Soaring Eagles

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Soaring Eagles for the week of April 23.

 

From left, front, are kindergarteners Shannon Carmicle and Mae Miller, second-grader Jacob Wethington, third-graders Cadence Burton and Natalia West and kindergarteners Landry Brown and Braxton Cisco. Second row, second-grader Brenden Chastain, third-grader Lanigan Price, first-graders Carson Montes and Michael Terry, kindergartener Kaylee Franklin, second-grader Destini Gholston, fourth-grader Brianna Mitchell and first-grader Jewell Brewster. Back, fourth-grader Mary James, second-grader Aliy Dunn, fifth-graders Destiny Lane and J.P. Gutierrez, fourth-grader LaDainien Smith, fifth-grader Daisy Wilkerson and third-grader Abby Hoppes. Absent from the photo is first-grader Davian Taylor.

CHS seniors play in state tennis tournament

 

Campbellsville High School seniors Cody Davis and Cass Kidwell made school history recently, playing in the state tennis tournament on Thursday, May 17.

 

Davis and Kidwell are the first CHS boys’ tennis players to compete at the state tournament since 2002.

 

Campbellsville High School seniors Cody Davis, at left, and Cass Kidwell, at right, made school history recently, playing in the state tennis tournament on Thursday, May 17. Davis and Kidwell are the first CHS boys’ tennis players to compete at the state tournament since 2002. They are pictured with boys’ tennis coach Tyler Hardy.

CHS students receive Perfect Attendance awards

 

Campbellsville High School recently honored two students for receiving having perfect attendance for the 2017-2018 school year.

 

Receiving the Perfect Attendance awards are senior Jackson Hunt and freshman Abi Wiedewitsch.

 

CHS senior Jackson Hunt, at left, and freshman Abi Wiedewitsch receive Perfect Attendance awards for the 2017-2018 school year.

CES names Attendance Leaders of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Attendance Leaders of the Week for the week of April 23.

 

From left are kindergartener Kaylee Franklin, first-grader Kasen Smith, third-grade Kallie Taylor and fifth-grader Dezarae Washington. Absent from the photo are second-grader Hunter Clark and fourth-grader Devin Underwood.

CES art students paint pinch pots

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students recently painted their pinch pots.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s art classes, students learned about how art can tell stories and help the viewer learn about other people. They also learned how art can be functional, such as a pot carrying water.

 

CES second-grader Tierra White paints her pot.

CHS athletes named ‘triple threats’

 

Campbellsville High School students have received awards for being “triple threats” on the athletic field.

 

Kentucky High School Athletic Association recently named its Triple Threat Award winners, honoring students who participate in sports year round.

 

Campbellsville High School seniors receiving Kentucky High School Athletic Association Triple Threat Awards are, from left, Kayla Young, Bryce Richardson and Ethan Lay. Absent from the photo is Connor Wilson.     Campbellsville High School students receiving Kentucky High School Athletic Association Triple Threat Awards are, from left, front, freshman Jake Dicken, sophomore Patrick Walker and junior Natalie Caldwell. Back, freshmen Arren Hash, Tristin Faulkner and Kameron Smith and sophomore Mikael Vaught.

CES names Writers of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Writers of the Week for the week of April 23.

 

They are fourth-grader Zehavah Negron and fifth-grader Logan England.

 

Writers of the Week for the week of April 23 are fourth-grader Zehavah Negron, at left, and fifth-grader Logan England.

CES fourth-graders honored

 

Campbellsville Elementary School fourth-grade students were honored recently for their academic successes this school year.

 

Honored for earning all As for the first three nine-week grading periods are Connor Coots, Cameron Estes, Ethan Garrison, Kennedy Griffiths, Christian Hart, Carson Mills, Zehavah Negron, Aidan Phillips, Jonathan Releford, Caysen Tungate, Maylee Wilds and Vivian York.

 

CES fourth-graders honored for being named to the All A honor roll for the first three nine-week grading period are, from left, front, Carson Mills, Zehavan Negron, Maylee Wilds, Cameron Estes, Connor Coots and Caysen Tungate. Back, Aidan Phillips, Jonathan Releford, Ethan Garrison and Christian Hart. Absent from the photo are Kennedy Griffiths and Vivian York.

CMS hosts dance

 

Campbellsville Middle School hosted its annual end of the school year dance on Friday, May 18.

 

Campbellsville High School soccer team sponsored the event.

 

CMS students dance and socialize.

CES students learn to play the drums

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students are learning to play the drums.

 

In Cyndi Chadwick’s classes, students are learning how to keep a rhythm and play a steady beat on a drum.

 

CES fifth-graders Joseph Gutierrez, at left, and Gabriel Noyola play the bucket drums.

CES honors retiring staff members

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students and staff members honored three employees who are retiring at the end of the school year.

 

Those honored at the school’s assembly on Friday, May 18, include counselor Sonya Orberson, second-grade teacher Lisa Kearney and kindergarten assistant Carolyn Osborne.

 

CES students and staff members honored three employees at the assembly on Friday, May 18, who will retire at the end of the school year. From left are kindergarten assistant Carolyn Osborne, second-grade teacher Lisa Kearney and counselor Sonya Orberson.

CES students paint seascapes

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students recently created their own seascapes.

 

Students painted fish, submarines, plants, boats and other creatures.

 

CES third-grader Braelyn Taylor paints her seascape.

CIS makes calendar changes

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools’ officials have made changes to the calendar for the 2017-2018 school year.

 

After spring break, and for the three remaining Fridays in April, students will attend class until 3 p.m.

 

Also, students will attend class on Wednesday, May 23, for the final day of the school year.

 

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CES registration packets available online

 

Campbellsville Elementary School registration packets are now available online.

 

CES will host registration for the 2018-2019 school year on Wednesday, Aug 1.

 

Parents can come to CES and complete registration paperwork from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2 to 5 p.m.

 

Enrollment paperwork will be available at the school, but can also now be found on the CES website, www.cville.kyschools.us/3/home, in the links on the left-hand side of the page.

 

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CMS baseball team defeats Adair County

 

Campbellsville Middle School baseball team recently defeated Adair County.

 

In the A game, CMS won by a score of 7-4.

 

And in the B game, CMS blanked Adair County by a score of 6-0.

 

CMS sixth-grader Kaden Bloyd, at left, and eighth-grader Peyton Dabney run to catch the ball.

CES students make ‘found object’ paintings

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students recently made “found object” paintings.

 

In Adrienne Hash’s class, students had fun painting with a variety of objects.

 

CES first-graders Kylei Thompson, at left, and Aubreigh Knifley create their “found object” paintings.

CMS, CHS students honored at CES assembly

 

Campbellsville middle and high school athletes were honored at the Campbellsville Elementary School assembly on Friday, May 18.

 

CMS and CHS baseball players were recognized and honored for their successes this school year.

 

From left, CHS freshman Tristin Faulkner, CHS senior Ethan Lay and CMS seventh-grader Chase Hord high-fives CES students.

CMS softball team takes on Metcalfe County

 

Campbellsville Middle School softball team recently took on Metcalfe County.

 

Though the players fought hard, CMS couldn’t get a win in the A or B games.

 

CMS eighth-grader Bri Gowdy and Campbellsville Elementary School fifth-grader Miley Hash pitched for the Lady Eagles.

 

CMS eighth-grader Bri Gowdy pitches.

CHS students learn about protein synthesis

 

Campbellsville High School AP biology students are learning about protein synthesis.

 

Lauren Bennett’s students are learning about the protein synthesis process and how to identify its parts and their purposes.

 

CHS teacher Lauren Bennett talks to her students about the protein synthesis process.

CES names Teachers of the Week

 

Campbellsville Elementary School recently named its Teachers of the Week for the week of May 14.

 

CES music teacher Cyndi Chadwick and fourth-grader teacher Garnetta Murrell were chosen for the honor.

 

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CHS to host free ACT workshops

 

Campbellsville High School will once again offer free ACT workshops for its students.

 

Workshops will be offered from 1:15 to 2:30 p.m. on Fridays leading up to the state ACT testing day, which is Tuesday, March 20.

 

The workshops are free, and will be offered in the math, science and English/reading subject areas.

 

 

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CHS boys’ tennis team defeats Central Hardin

 

Campbellsville High School boys’ tennis team recently defeated Central Hardin.

 

Final score was 4-1.

 

CHS sophomore Patrick Walker hits the ball.

CES students study rhyming words

 

Campbellsville Elementary School first-grade students are studying rhyming words.

 

In Luci Shofner’s class, students are expanding their vocabularies by learning to identify words that rhyme.

 

CES first-grader Jason Eggers searches for his sight words.

CMS students learn dangers of illegal drugs

 

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

 

Taylor County Coroner Daniel Cook spoke to students about how illegal drugs are addictive and come with lasting consequences.

 

Cook spoke to students about his job as a coroner, and how he investigates deaths.

 

Taylor County Coroner Daniel Cook talks to CMS students about the dangers of using illegal drugs.

CMS baseball team takes on Russell County

 

Campbellsville Middle School baseball team recently took on Russell County.

 

The CMS team was victorious in the B game, winning by a score of 6-5.

 

CMS seventh-grader J.T. Washington waits to bat.

CMS receives donation for eighth-grade celebration

 

Campbellsville Middle School recently received a donation to help pay for its eighth-grade celebration.

 

Taylor Regional Hospital recently donated $100 toward the cost.

 

CMS eighth-graders will be honored in a special ceremony on Sunday, May 20, at 3 p.m. in Hamilton Auditorium.

 

Taylor Regional Hospital recently donated $100 toward the cost of Campbellsville Middle School’s eighth-grade celebration, which will be Sunday, May 20, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Phillips Lanes Bowling Alley. Receiving the donation from TRH CEO Jane Wheatley are, from left, eighth-graders Rylee Petett, Kaylyn Smith and Blake Settle.

CHS softball team defeats Thomas Nelson, Adair County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently defeated Thomas Nelson.

 

Final score was 1-0, in eight innings.

 

The team also defeated Adair County, by a score of 10-3.

 

CHS freshman Abi Wiedewitsch looks to run to second.

CHS honors top students

 

Campbellsville High School recently honored its top students.

 

CHS hosted its annual banquet on Sunday, April 22, to honor the students making up the Top 10 percent of their class.

 

The Top 10 percent award is given to students by class based solely on their cumulative GPA.

 

CHS students honored at this year’s Top 10 percent banquet are, from left, front, sophomores Shelby Smith, Gracyne Hash and Zoe McAninch. Second row, sophomores Tristin Lopez, Emily Rodgers and Katelyn Miller. Third row, juniors Myles Murrell, Brandon Greer and Ian McAninch. Fourth row, juniors Elizabeth Sullivan, Reagan Knight and Jeremiah Jackson. Fifth row, seniors Kimberly Harden, Madison Dial and Bryce Richardson. Back, seniors Ryan Wiedewitsch, Alex Doss and Chanson Atkinson. Students who were unable to attend the banquet include sophomores Blake Allen and Conner Riley, junior Ryan Kearney and senior Samuel Kessler.

CHS golf player to attend CU

 

Campbellsville High School senior golf player Connor Wilson will continue his academic and athletic career at Campbellsville University.

 

Wilson recently celebrated his signing in a special ceremony with family members, friends and teammates.

 

CHS Athletic Director Tim Davis it’s always exciting to see students continue their academic and athletic careers beyond high school.

 

Campbellsville University men’s golf head coach Jim Ward congratulates CHS senior Connor Wilson, who will once again play on his team. Ward coached Wilson for two years during his high school playing career.

CHS softball team takes on Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently took on Marion County.

 

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

 

CHS sophomore Shallan Philpott hit a home run.

 

CHS freshman Abi Wiedewitsch high-fives assistant coach Zach Durham after reaching first base.

CIS facilities manager honored

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Facilities Manager Keith McMahan was honored recently for his years of service to the District.

 

McMahan will retire on June 30, after 25 years of service.

 

Campbellsville Board of Education employees hosted a lunch in McMahan’s honor on Friday, May 18.

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools Facilities Manager Keith McMahan will retire on June 30, after 25 years of service. A luncheon was hosted in his honor on Friday, May 18. He is pictured with his wife Marilyn, son Jeff, daughter Stephanie and grandson Myles.

CHS baseball team wins three-game series against Adair County

 

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

 

CHS lost the first game, but came back to win the last two.

 

CHS will take on Bethlehem on Sunday, April 22, at 2 p.m. at Fort Knox High School for the All “A” Classic tournament championship.

 

From left, CHS junior Ryan Kearney, freshman John Orberson and sophomore Blake Allen celebrate their win.

CHS names Leaders of the Week

 

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

 

From left are freshman Zoie Sidebottom, senior Missy VanOrder, sophomore Jimmy Russell and junior Evan McAninch.

CHS football player to attend CU

 

Campbellsville High School senior football player Devonte Cubit will continue his academic and athletic career at Campbellsville University.

 

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

 

At the ceremony, CHS Principal David Petett said he is extremely proud of Cubit and the young man he has become.

 

CHS senior Devonte Cubit has signed to play football at Campbellsville University. He recently signed his letter of intent in a special ceremony with his family members, friends and teammates. Pictured with him are his parents, Nate Cubit and Robin Ford.

CHS baseball team defeats Meade County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently defeated Meade County.

 

Final score was 11-1.

 

The Eagles scored five runs in the first inning.

 

CHS sophomore Noah Hughes pitched a five-inning complete game, striking out six.

 

CHS sophomore Noah Hughes pitches.

CHS baseball seniors honored

 

Campbellsville High School senior baseball players were honored on Thursday, May 17, for their dedication and time spent playing for the Eagles.

 

This year’s senior players are Ethan Lay and Wyatt Houk.

 

CHS seniors Ethan Lay and Wyatt Houk, third and fourth from left, are honored for their dedication to the Eagle baseball program. They are pictured with, from left, assistant coaches Zach Lewis and Lynn Kearney, head coach Blake Milby and assistant coach Phil Gowdy.

CES students join ‘Leave Your Legacy Hall of Fame’

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students were recently honored for leaving their legacy at their school.

 

In a special ceremony, students who scored proficient on last year’s K-PREP exams in math and reading were recognized and inducted in the CES Leave Your Legacy Hall of Fame.

 

As they students were honored, they put their handprint on a canvas, which will be hung in the school hallways.

 

CES fourth-grader Jaden Barbee places his handprint on the canvas, with help from Assistant Principal Doretha Sanders.

CIS hosts Chamber of Commerce luncheon

 

Campbellsville Independent Schools hosted Campbellsville/Taylor County Chamber of Commerce members for a monthly luncheon recently at the Campbellsville High School gymnasium.

 

Campbellsville elementary, middle and high school Lighthouse Team members and leadership students welcomed guests and waited on tables.

 

CIS Superintendent Kirby Smith thanks Campbellsville/Taylor County Chamber of Commerce members for supporting his students.

CHS baseball team defeats Marion County

 

Campbellsville High School baseball team recently defeated Marion County.

 

CHS hosted a doubleheader on Sunday, April 29, to complete a three-game series with the Knights.

 

The Eagles won the first game by a score of 2-1.

 

CHS sophomore Blake Allen catches the ball at second for an out.

CMS baseball team takes on Metcalfe County

 

Campbellsville Middle School baseball team recently took on Metcalfe County.

 

In the B game, CMS was victorious.

 

Final score was 11-1.

 

CMS seventh-grader Brady Hoosier celebrates with teammate Ryan Grubbs, a sixth-grader, after hitting an inside-the-park home run.

CHS student completes second MTA certification

 

Campbellsville High School sophomore Conner Riley has once again completed industry certification to be recognized as a Microsoft Technology Associate.

 

Conner Riley

CES students learn about music

 

Campbellsville Elementary School students recently learned all about percussion from some special guests.

 

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

 

Dr. Chad Floyd, associate professor of percussion at CU, helps CES first-grader Bella Stout play a rhythm.

CHS tennis players win Heartland Conference championship

 

Campbellsville High School tennis teams competed in the Heartland Conference tennis tournament recently, and the boys’ doubles team won the championship.

 

In the boys’ tournament, doubles partners and seniors Cody Davis and Cass Kidwell won three matches to take home the championship title.

 

CHS boys’ doubles team, senior Cass Kidwell, at left, and his classmate Cody Davis won three rounds to take home the Heartland Conference tennis tournament championship. They are pictured with their coach, Tyler Hardy.

CES arts students make clay animals

 

Campbellsville Elementary School art students are learning to make animals out of clay.

 

First-grade students in Adrienne Hash’s class recently made their own turtles.

 

Hash talked to students about shapes and forms, and how to use clay to make a realistic looking animal.

 

CES first-grader Jason Eggers adds designs to his turtle shell.

CHS softball team defeats North Hardin

 

Campbellsville High School softball team recently defeated North Hardin.

 

Final score was 7-6.

 

Campbellsville Middle School eighth-grader Olivia Fields mans third base.

CHS student completes Microsoft Office certification

 

Campbellsville High School freshman Tristin Faulkner recently completed Microsoft Office industry certification.

 

Tristin Faulkner

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, and those who dressed up were able to enter their names into a drawing for prizes.

 

Friday was Beach Day.

 

CES students dress for Beach Day.

CMS names Leaders of the Week