Come out to Northern Elementary for the Bobcat Bash Fall Learning Showcase on Wednesday, October 1st from 5:30 - 7:00 pm.  See what your child has been learning so far this school year.  Learn some new strategies to help your child with reading or math at our intervention sessions which will be held at 6:00 and 6:30, door prizes will be given! 

Also we will be having a PTO membership drive.  We are looking for new PTO officers for the 2014-2015 school year.  Membership fees will be discounted to $2 instead of the regular cost of $3.  When you purchase a PTO membership you'll be registered to win a $50 gas card. 

Call Command from Sept. 30

In case you missed it, here's the call command message from September 30, 2014

We would like to invite you to come to the Bobcat Bash Fall Learning Showcase on Wednesday, Oct 1st from 5:30 – 7:00 pm.   This is a great time to see what your child has been learning and to learn some new strategies to help your child with reading or math at our intervention sessions.  Don’t miss your chance to win a door prize.

Also taking place at the Bobcat Bash is our PTO membership drive.  NES is looking for new PTO officers for the 2014-2015 school year.  Membership fees will be discounted to $2 instead of the regular price of $3.  By purchasing a PTO membership you can qualify for a $50 gas card.

Lastly, don’t forget that our Fall Break is coming up!!  There will be no school this Friday Oct. 3 thru Friday, Oct. 10.  We hope you have a safe and wonderful fall break.


Our art teacher, Mrs. Houchens received the Artsonia Leadership Award!  Currently NES is #1 in the state and #36 nation-wide.  Our NES students are lucky to have such an excellent educator that goes above and beyond.  Our students and families continue to benefit from her excellence in the areas of family and community involvement and technology integration.  We are extremely proud of Mrs. Houchens and all of her accomplishments!

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STLP - We are Underway!

Commissioner of Education Makes Important Announcement

On August 25 The Kentucky Department of Education launched a major push to get teachers, parents and others to learn more about the state’s English/language arts and math academic measures, and then to provide input – pro or con – about the standards and any specific changes that should be made next year.  Superintendent Anthony Strong and Assistant Superintendent Amy Razor attended the press conference.

Click here to read the entire KSBA news article.



Board Recognizes 2014 Retirees

At the August 21 Board of Education meeting, individuals who recently retired were recognized.  Retirees with 19 years or less with Pendleton County Schools were presented beautiful acrylic engraved awards and retirees with 20 years or more were given an engraved clock.  Fifteen employees were honored and their combined years of service to Pendleton County Schools totaled 316.50 years.  Congratulations and thank you for your dedication service to the district!  For a list & picture of retirees, click "Read More".

PCS Welcomes New Employees

Pendleton County Schools would like to welcome new employees to the district.  Click here for a list of new employees as well as newly hired athletic coaches. We hope all enjoy their tenure with the school district.

2014 Opening Day Appreciation Celebration Breakfast

Opening Day Appreciation Celebration was held Thursday, August 7.   This is the 7th year for the celebration, which  brings our school personnel and our businesses, organizations, and churches together to support each other in our shared mission: to create a brighter future for our children and thus our community.  Following a delicious breakfast prepared by the food service managers, Superintendent Anthony Strong addressed the group and employees were recognized for years-of-service and model classrooms.

Click "Read More" for pictures, special recognitions, and Opening Day sponsors.


School Board Adds Student Representative

At the April 17, 2014 Board of Education meeting, board members approved the second reading of Policy 01.1 which allows one Student Board Representative to set on the board.  Following the election process, Ms. Courtney Moore was chosen as Pendleton County Board of Education's first  Student Representative. Her first board meeting was Monday, June 16.  Congratulations to Courtney! 

Click here to view Board Policy 01.1 which details the qualifications for being a student representative and the election process.


The Pendleton County Board of Education approved the 2014 Board Meeting Dates/Location/Times at the January 21, 2014 board meeting.  For a complete list of 2014 meetings, you may go to the Board of Education page or click here.

Transportation Department Announces 2014-15 Bus Routes

The Transportation Department is working diligently to organize bus routes so that students' travel times are held to a minimal.   Click here to view 2014-15 Bus Route (by road).  Parents are urged to check back occasionally for any changes or updates.  For additional transportation information, click the Transportation tab under Student Services.

*Times are computer generated and serve as estimates only.  Please be prepared before your scheduled time on the first day of school.     


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