District News

Annual Asbestos AHERA Notice - July 8, 2016

This notice informs you that Trigg County Schools complies with the Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (AHERA - EPA 40 CFR Part 763).  AHERA requires school systems to inspect their buildings for asbestos containing building materials and to have a written asbestos management plan.

 

An Asbestos Mangement Management Plan for the school district is available for review at the Central Office during normal business hours.  Please contact me if you would like to view this Plan.  A copy of the Plan is also available at each school.

 

Mr. Matt Ladd

Contact #270-522-6075

Date:  July 8, 2016

 

Parent 411 Meeting To Be Held Tuesday, Sept. 27 from 5:30 – 6:30 P.M.

All parents/guardians of Trigg County Public Schools’ students are invited to attend a Parent 411 meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 27 from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. in the High School Little Theater.

 

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ACT SCORES RELEASED FOR 2016 JUNIORS AND GRADUATES

 

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Future WILDCATS Princess and Superhero Party - Sept. 22

Children 0-5 years old and their families are invited to a Princess and Superhero Party on Thursday, September 22 from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. in the Primary School Gym

 

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Back to School 2016-17

Start of School Information including New Student Registration, Open House Schedules for all schools, and School Supply Lists may be found in the following link: Back to School

 

13th Annual Gala of Tables

48 local businesses, churches, and non-profit organizations sponsored beautiful and creative tables in our newly-remodeled cafeteria on the opening day of school for all staff members.  The Board of Directors hosted our 13th annual Gala of Tables, with the Cadiz Restaurant cooking a wonderful breakfast for us to enjoy. Our keynote speaker was Rob Riordan, Ed.D, co-founder of High Tech High.  Thanks to everyone in the community who partners with TCPS to help empower our students to be the best!! We're excited to see all of our students and begin a new school year on August 4.

       

Trigg County Schools Amended and Final Calendar

The schools' calendar has been amended and finalized for 2015-2016 school year

Parent Survey: Non-Traditional Instruction Days

Parents, a letter will be going home with your student referencing a survey about Non-traditional Instruction days.  You may view a copy of the letter or take the survey here:

 

Parent Survey

 

Primary & Intermediate Annual Art Show

We would like to invite you and your family to the annual juried Primary and Intermediate Art Show that is on display from April 15-26th.   Click "Read More" for details!

See photos by clicking on the School Photo Galleries link under Quicklinks on this page.

Trigg County Farm Directs Donation to Trigg County Public Schools

Trigg County Public Schools preschool program has received a $2,500 donation from America’s Farmers Grow Communities, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund and directed by Seven Springs Farms of Trigg County. The donation will help the organization install a raised-bed garden to be used by preschool students each year.

Click "read more" for the full press release and photo.

Community Cafe

Trigg County Public Schools will be hosting a Community Cafe on March 14, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. The purpose of the meeting will be to gain input and feedback on the 5 year strategic plan. It is necessary to RSVP by Thursday, March 10, 2016 if you are interested in attending.

 

Community Café RSVP

TCHS Exhibition Night

TCHS will host an exhibition of student work on Tuesday, March 8th, 2016 from 4:30-6:30.    The schedule for the evening will be availble at the door for visitors or may be viewed or printed here.

Operation Preparation

Operation Preparation will be February 29th through March 4th, 2016.

Volunteers, please follow this link for information:  Operation Preparation

BOARD VACANCY

NOTICE OF VACANT TRIGG COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION SEAT

Opportunity

The Kentucky Commissioner of Education is seeking applications to be considered for appointment to the Trigg County Board of Education. You are invited to nominate yourself or someone you know who is qualified to serve on the Trigg County Board of Education representing Educational Division #2.  This vacancy was created by the resignation of Mr. Donnie Holland.

Under the provisions of KRS 160.190(2), this appointment is effective until the end of the elected term, December 31, 2016.   

This is a public service position and the person appointed will not be employed by the Trigg County Public Schools.

 

Special Screening of Beyond Measure shown to Community Members

Kentucky educators, board members, community members, parents and students recently viewed a special screening of Beyond Measure, a film of inspiring stories from the forefront of innovation in education.  From the makers of Race to Nowhere, the film featured Trigg County students and staff members.  Vicki Abeles, producer and director, and Mark Smith, cinemaphotographer, were on hand and held a question and answer session after the film.  For more information about the innovative work that is being done in Trigg County Schools, contact Travis Hamby, Superintendent, at 270-522-6075.

 

Click this image for Video Trailer!

 

Over 300 Staff Members view 2015 Sundance Film Documentary, Most Likely to Succeed

             

During a Professional Growth Day on October 12, TCPS Staff had the opportunity to view the 2015 Sundance Film Festival documentary Most Likely to Succeed / U.S.A. (Director: Greg Whiteley), which is a feature-length documentary examining the collision of innovation with our nation's obsolete education system. The documentary follows students, teachers and concerned parents at High Tech High in southern California, which is attempting to rethink what it means to be an educated young adult prepared for the 21st century.  To learn more about this project and 21st century learning, visit the film’s website http://mltsfilm.org.

Art Exhibition Night

We would like to invite you to attend an art exhibition night at the Trigg County Middle School gym on December 4, 2015 from 5-7:30 p.m.  Click "Read More" for more information.

Beyond Measure
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