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Kentucky Shakespeare Outreach Program

On Friday, December 8, 2017, Gifted & Talented students at AES, CCMS, and CCHS participated in workshops with Kentucky Shakespeare.

On Friday, December 8, 2017, Gifted & Talented students at AES, CCMS, and CCHS participated in workshops with Kentucky Shakespeare.

Healthy Hometown Fitness Buddies

Healthy Hometown Fitness Buddies were rewarded for their hard work with a trip to Sky Zone in Lexington on Friday, December 8, 2017.

Healthy Hometown Fitness Buddies were rewarded for their hard work with a trip to Sky Zone in Lexington on Friday, December 8, 2017.

Be Active Club Awards

Clinton County Healthy Hometown recently awarded prizes to faculty and staff Be Active Club members for the second 9-weeks.

Clinton County Healthy Hometown recently awarded prizes to faculty and staff Be Active Club members for the second 9-weeks.

New Immunization Requirements

New immunization requirements for Kentucky school children are effective for the 2018-2019 school year.  Follow this link to learn more.  

New immunization requirements for Kentucky school children are effective for the 2018-2019 school year.  Follow this link to learn more.  

Missoula Children's Theatre Presents Gulliver's Travels

Over 250 people were in attendance at the 14th annual Missoula Children’s Theatre residency week performance on Friday, November 10th. 

Over 250 people were in attendance at the 14th annual Missoula Children’s Theatre residency week performance on Friday, November 10th. 

Try Day Offers Honeydew and Yellow Tomato

Students at ECC and AES had the opportunity to try honeydew and yellow tomato during Try Day on Tuesday, November 7th.  

Students at ECC and AES had the opportunity to try honeydew and yellow tomato during Try Day on Tuesday, November 7th.  

Now Hiring School Bus Drivers!

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Become a School Bus Driver!

MCT Week Workshops

Missoula Children's Theatre Tour Actor & Director Courtney Marks and Steven Thomas conducted a workshop entitled "So...You Want to Be in Show Business" at AES on Tuesday, November 7th during the MCT residency week.

Missoula Children's Theatre Tour Actor & Director Courtney Marks and Steven Thomas conducted a workshop entitled "So...You Want to Be in Show Business" at AES on Tuesday, November 7th during the MCT residency week.

Family Math Night at AES

Family Math Night was held at Albany Elementary School on Thursday, October 26, 2017. 

Family Math Night was held at Albany Elementary School on Thursday, October 26, 2017. 

Sneaker Drive

Help out local youth by donating to the Sneaker Drive!

Help out local youth by donating to the Sneaker Drive!

Secure Our Children's Education

Join the Clinton County School District to support funding the pension by wearing red on Friday, November 3rd!

Wear Red to support the pension t-shirt.

3rd Grade Recycling Project

Students in Ms. Mindie Anderson’s third grade class at Albany Elementary School recently created recycling projects after reading the story “Earth Smart.”

Students in Ms. Mindie Anderson’s third grade class at Albany Elementary School recently created recycling projects after reading the story “Earth Smart.”

Students Visit Speed Art Museum

On Friday, October 6th, sudents in the Gifted & Talented program at AES were transported to the Speed Art Museum in Louisville, Kentucky.

On Friday, October 6th, sudents in the Gifted & Talented program at AES were transported to the Speed Art Museum in Louisville, Kentucky.

Fire Safety Day at AES

On Thursday, September 28th, members of the Albany Fire Department, EMS, and Dispatch, as well as representatives from Equity Group, presented a program on fire safety at AES.

On Thursday, September 28, 2017, members of the Albany Fire Department, EMS, and Dispatch, as well as representatives from Equity Group, presented a program on fire safety at AES.

Challenger Program Visits AES & CCMS

Students at AES and CCMS were treated to an in-school Introduction to Engineering workshop provided by the staff from the Challenger Center on September 28th & 29th.

Students at AES and CCMS were treated to an in-school Introduction to Engineering workshop provided by the staff from the Challenger Center on September 28th & 29th.

10th Annual Reaching for Rainbows Fishing Derby

The 10th Annual Reaching for Rainbows Fishing Derby for students in Clinton and Russell Counties was held on Thursday, September 28th at Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery. 

The 10th Annual Reaching for Rainbows Fishing Derby for students in Clinton and Russell Counties was held on Thursday, September 28th at Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery. 

Missoula Children's Theatre to Present Gulliver's Travels

The Missoula Children’s Theatre (MCT) of Missoula, Montana and fifty-seven local students will present Gulliver's Travels on Friday, November 10th.

The Missoula Children’s Theatre (MCT) of Missoula, Montana will visit Clinton County for a week-long residency during the week of November 6—10, 2017.

3rd Graders Plant Broccoli in Raised Beds at AES

Third grade students will have the opportunity to watch broccoli that they planted grow in raised beds at AES, and then harvest the crops in late November.  

Third grade students will have the opportunity to watch broccoli that they planted grow in raised beds at AES, and then harvest the crops in late November.  

High Attendance Day 2017

Along with schools across the state, Clinton County Schools celebrated High Attendance Day on Wednesday, September 20, 2017. 

Along with schools across the state, Clinton County Schools celebrated High Attendance Day on Wednesday, September 20, 2017. 

Try Day Offers Canary Melon and Parisian Carrots

Students at ECC and AES had the opportunity to try canary melon and Parisian carrots during the September Try Day on Friday, September 15th.  

Students at ECC and AES had the opportunity to try canary melon and Parisian carrots during the September Try Day on Friday, September 15th. 

Bricks 4 Kidz STEM Workshop with LEGO® Blocks

On Wednesday, September 13th, AES & CCMS students had the opportunity to participate in a STEM workshop based upon the use of LEGO® blocks during an outreach program with Bricks 4 Kidz. 

On Wednesday, September 13th, AES & CCMS students had the opportunity to participate in a STEM workshop based upon the use of LEGO® blocks during an outreach program with Bricks 4 Kidz. 

Seven New for the AES Crew!

Seven new teachers join the staff at Albany Elementary School for the 2017-18 school year.

Seven new teachers join the staff at Albany Elementary School for the 2017-18 school year.

Delta Kappa Gamma Honors First Year Female Teachers

Alfredda Stearns, a representative from the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International (DKG), presented the first year female teachers in Clinton County with tote bags full of school supplies, compliments of the local Iota Chapter of DKG.

Alfredda Stearns, a representative from the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International (DKG), presented the first year female teachers in Clinton County with tote bags full of school supplies, compliments of the local Iota Chapter of DKG.

Migrant Summer Program

Fifty-eight students from preschool to out of school youth participated in the 2017 Migrant Summer Program activities.

During the 2017 Migrant Summer Program numerous activities were available for migrant students from preschool to out of school youth.

21st Century Summer Camp 2017

Students were immersed in the cultures of Egypt and Japan during 21st Century Summer Camp.  See pictures from their adventure!

Students were immersed in the cultures of Egypt and Japan during 21st Century Summer Camp.

How to View the Solar Eclipse Safely

Follow this link for information about how to view the August 21st solar eclipse safely.

Follow this link for information about how to view the August 21st solar eclipse safely.

Schools to Close for Solar Eclipse

Clinton County Schools will be closed on Monday, August 21st for the solar eclipse.  

Clinton County Schools will be closed on Monday, August 21st for the solar eclipse.  

5th Annual Instructional Strategies Mini-Conference

The 5th Annual Clinton County School District Instructional Strategies Mini-Conference was held at Clinton County Middle School on Monday, July 31st

The 5th Annual Clinton County School District Instructional Strategies Mini-Conference was held at Clinton County Middle School on Monday, July 31st. 

Opening Day 2017

Superheroes was the theme for the Clinton County School District Opening Day 2017.  Everyone learned that you don’t have to have super powers to be a superhero.  Some HEROIC faculty and staff also starred in a couple of SUPER videos to kick off the year!

Superheroes was the theme for the Clinton County School District Opening Day 2017.

AES Students Raise Over $1,000 During Jump Rope for Heart

Albany Elementary School students raised a total of $1,081.36 for the American Heart Association during Jump Rope for Heart.

Albany Elementary School students raised a total of $1,081.36 for the American Heart Association during Jump Rope for Heart.

2017-2018 Open House / Orientation Schedule

The 2017-2018 Open House / Orientation schedule for all schools is now available.

The 2017-2018 Open House / Orientation schedule for all schools is now available.

Be Active Club End of Year Prizes

Clinton County Healthy Hometown recently awarded prizes to the faculty and staff Be Active Club members at ECC, AES, CCMS, and CCHS for the last 9-weeks.

Clinton County Healthy Hometown recently awarded prizes to the faculty and staff Be Active Club members at ECC, AES, CCMS, and CCHS for the last 9-weeks.

Healthy Hometown Creates Walk Track at AES

Clinton County Healthy Hometown recently added a 1/8 mile gravel walk track to the front law at AES to encourage more physical fitness activity among students. 

Clinton County Healthy Hometown recently added a 1/8 mile gravel walk track to the front law at AES to encourage more physical fitness activity among students. 

Summer Feeding Now Underway!

The Summer Feeding Program began on Friday, May 26th and will provide meals at several locations throughout the county until July 21st. 

The Summer Feeding Program will begin on Friday, May 26th and will provide meals at several locations throughout the county until July 21st. 

4th Grade Says Goodbye to AES

The faculty and staff at AES always make the 4th Grade Bash an exciting and memorable day for the "senior" students. 

The faculty and staff at AES always make the 4th Grade Bash an exciting and memorable day for the "senior" students. 

Perfect Attendance Awards

On the last day of school, all students who had perfect attendance for the entire school year were awarded prizes, including trophies, bicycles, and "Bags of Sunshine."  

Students who had perfect attendance for the entire school year were awarded prizes on the last day of school.  

It's Teacher & Staff Appreciation Week!

Clinton County School District is celebrating the SUPER HEROES who make our schools great this week!

Clinton County School District is celebrating the SUPER HEROES who make our schools great this week!

Clinton County Chosen for Computer Science Initiative

Clinton County was recently chosen as one of the districts for the Advance Kentucky Computer Science Initiative and will implement Code.org curriculums next school year. 

Clinton County was recently chosen as one of the districts for the Advance Kentucky Computer Science Initiative. 

Math-A-Thon Adds Up!

The students at ECC, AES, and CCMS raised over $3,500.00 during the annual St. Jude Math-A-Thon fundraiser.

The students at ECC, AES, and CCMS raised over $3,500.00 during the annual St. Jude Math-A-Thon fundraiser.

8th Annual Gifted & Talented Art Show

The 8th annual Gifted & Talented Art Show was held on April 18th at Clinton County High School.

The 8th annual Gifted & Talented Art Show was held on April 18th at Clinton County High School.

The Results Are In! 5th Annual Taste Test Sampler

The 5th annual Clinton County Schools Taste Test Sampler was held at Clinton County High School on April 18th.  You voted!  Check out the results!

The 5th annual Clinton County Schools Taste Test Sampler was held at Clinton County High School on April 18th.  You voted!  Check out the results!

Sky Zone Reward Trip

Winners of the Gifted & Talented Battle of the Books and Healthy Hometown Fitness Buddies were rewarded with a trip to Sky Zone in Lexington on April 5th.  

Winners of the Gifted & Talented Battle of the Books and Healthy Hometown Fitness Buddies were rewarded with a trip to Sky Zone in Lexington on April 5th.  

Academic Teams and KUNA Members Recognized at Board Meetings

The members of the elementary and middle school academic teams, as well as the middle school KUNA students, were recognized at the March & April school board meetings. 

The members of the elementary and middle school academic teams, as well as the middle school KUNA students, were recognized at the March & April school board meetings. 

Dump Punch and Egg Salad

The students in Mrs. Jona Guffey's and Mrs. Samantha Marcum-Blackaby's 3rd grade classes completed their book study of Because of Winn Dixie by celebrating like the book characters did, with Dump Punch and Egg Salad!

The students in Mrs. Jona Guffey's and Mrs. Samantha Marcum-Blackaby's 3rd grade classes completed their book study of Because of Winn Dixie by celebrating like the book characters did, with Dump Punch and Egg Salad!

AES Students Visit Bluegrass Stockyards

The 3rd grade students at Albany Elementary School recently visited the Bluegrass Stockyards to view a stock sale.

The 3rd grade students at Albany Elementary School recently visited the Bluegrass Stockyards to view a stock sale.

Students Visit Fish Hatchery

The students in Mrs. Jona Guffey's and Mrs. Samantha Marcum-Blackaby's 3rd grade classes at AES recently toured the Wolf Creek Fish Hatchery.

The students in Mrs. Jona Guffey's and Mrs. Samantha Marcum-Blackaby's 3rd grade classes at AES recently toured the Wolf Creek Fish Hatchery.

Students Visit Kentucky Horse Park

Gifted & Talented students in grades K - 12 visited the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington on March 30th & 31st.  

Gifted & Talented students in grades K - 12 visited the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington on March 30th & 31st.  

4th Annual Run for the Roses

The 4th annual Clinton County Healthy Hometown Family Fun Run & 5K Run for the Roses will be held on Saturday, May 6th at Mt. View Park.

The 4th annual Clinton County Healthy Hometown Family Fun Run & 5K Run for the Roses will be held on Saturday, May 6th at Mt. View Park.

5th Annual Taste Test Sampler

The 5th annual Taste Test Sampler will be held in the CCHS gym on Tuesday, April 18th from 4:00 - 6:00 pm.  

Taste Test 2017

Zoodles Animal Education Program Visits AES

Students at Albany Elementary School enjoyed a visit with some critters from Zoodles Animal Education Program on Monday, March 20th.  

Students at Albany Elementary School enjoyed a visit with some critters from Zoodles Animal Education Program on Monday, March 20th.  

Battle of the Books

Students in grades 3 - 8 competed on March 22nd & 23rd in Battle of the Books.

Students in grades 3 - 8 competed on March 22nd & 23rd in Battle of the Books.

SKRECC Sponsors Lexington Philharmonic at AES

South Kentucky RECC sponsored the Lexington Philharmonic's "Music Tells a Story" program at Albany Elementary School on Friday, March 17th.  

South Kentucky RECC sponsored the Lexington Philharmonic's "Music Tells a Story" program at Albany Elementary School on Friday, March 17th.  

Be Active Club Awards

Clinton County Healthy Hometown recently awarded prizes to the faculty and staff Be Active Club members at ECC, AES, CCMS, and CCHS for the second 9-weeks.  

Clinton County Healthy Hometown recently awarded prizes to the faculty and staff Be Active Club members at ECC, AES, CCMS, and CCHS for the second 9-weeks.  

Seussville at AES

Albany Elementary School held Family Literacy / Title I Night on Thursday, March 2nd in celebration of Read Across America Day.

Albany Elementary School held a Family Literacy / Title I Night on Thursday, March 2nd in celebration of Read Across America Day.

8th Graders Take a Turn as Fitness Buddies

During the spring semester, Clinton County Healthy Hometown is partnering CCMS 8th graders with elementary school students to encourage activity and healthy living through Fitness Buddies!

During the spring semester, Clinton County Healthy Hometown is partnering CCMS 8th graders with elementary school students to encourage activity and healthy living through Fitness Buddies!

#loveKYschools Campaign

Have you seen the #loveKYschools campaign?  Click here to find out all about it!

#loveKYschools campaign

AES Health Fair

All students at Albany Elementary School visited the annual Health Fair on Tuesday, February 14, 2017.  

All students at Albany Elementary School visited the annual Health Fair on Tuesday, February 14, 2017.  

Thompson Recognized at State Board Meeting

Albany Elementary School Math Recovery teacher Tonda Thompson was recognized as a nominee for the 2016 Kentucky Presidential Awards for Excellence in Math and Science Teaching at the February 8th Kentucky Board of Education Meeting.  

Albany Elementary School Math Recovery teacher Tonda Thompson was recognized as a nominee for the 2016 Kentucky Presidential Awards for Excellence in Math and Science Teaching at the February 8th Kentucky Board of Education Meeting.  

Plié and Élevé

On Thursday, January 12th, students at AES, CCMS, and CCHS participated in the Day of Dance workshop with the Louisville Ballet Outreach Program.  

On Thursday, November 12th, students at AES, CCMS, and CCHS participated in the Day of Dance workshop with the Louisville Ballet Outreach Program.  

Cyber School Days

CYBER SCHOOL DAYS folders will be sent home with students on Friday, November 3rd.   Follow this link to find out more about CYBER SCHOOL DAYS.

Cyber School Days

Fitness Buddies Are Ninjas for a Day!

On December 14th, Clinton County Healthy Hometown Fitness Buddies were rewarded with a trip to the Urban Ninja Project gym in Lexington to work out and celebrate their hard work throughout the semester.  

On December 14th, Clinton County Healthy Hometown Fitness Buddies were rewarded with a trip to the Urban Ninja Project gym in Lexington to work out and celebrate their hard work throughout the semester.  

Christmas is for Giving!

Two students at AES saved their allowances and purchased two bikes to be given away to other students at Christmas time.

Two students at AES saved their allowances and purchased two bikes to be given away at Christmas time.

AES Related Arts December Showcase

The third Related Arts Showcase of the year at Albany Elementary School was held on Thursday, December 15th in the AES gymnasium.

The third Related Arts Showcase of the year at Albany Elementary School was held on Thursday, December 15th in the AES gymnasium.

Find Your School Supply Lists Here!

Follow this link to find school supply lists for ECC, AES, & CCMS.