In the Carroll County School District, we want to embrace Monday’s solar eclipse as a learning opportunity for our students. However, we understand that there are safety concerns, so we have taken steps to ensure that our students can view the eclipse under our supervision and with proper safety equipment:
We expect that our students will have a safe and memorable learning experience during the solar eclipse on Monday, August 21.
Dr. Ron Livingood
Carroll County School District
* Eclipse viewing information from the Kentucky Department for Public Health and the American Astronomical Society.
Carrollton, Ky. – August 15, 2017 – Kentucky Lt. Governor Jenean Hampton will speak to Carroll County High School students on August 23 about entrepreneurship and the 2018 Lt. Governor’s Entrepreneurship Challenge (LGEC). Hampton will be at CCHS from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
“This is a great opportunity for our students,” said CCHS principal Tom Stephens. “Entrepreneurship represents a lot of the qualities that we want our students to have, and we hope to have several students participate in the 2018 LGEC.”
The school day will be extended by 30 minutes on Aug. 21 due to the solar eclipse.
Schools will release at the following times:
Eclipse Permission Form
The district will provide students with eclipse glasses purchased from a NASA-approved vendor.
For more information, contact the Carroll County Board of Education at 502-732-7070.
Carrollton, Ky. — July 17, 2017 — On July 12, Ronald G. Livingood, Ed.D., began his one-year tenure as interim superintendent of the Carroll County School District.
“As an administrator, it is my responsibility to see that teachers have what they need to meet the needs of their students,” Livingood said. “Everything that we do needs to make a difference for students in the classroom. [...]”
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