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Congratulations to the 2019 Campbellsville University Excellence in Teaching award winners! Congratulations to the SLHS Fishing Team and team members Shawn Coots and Trent Keltner on finishing first in the KHSAA State Bass Fishing Tournament NLHS Band presents A Night at the Movies Congratulations to the 2019 Arbor Day Poster Winners! K-Prep Testing begins soon Camp Ground Elementary students are ready for K-Prep Testing Congratulations to the NLHS and SLHS students accepted into the 2019 Governor's Scholar Program! Stop by the NLHS and SLHS for all your greenthumb needs this spring

Student creativity shined at the 2019 Science and Invention Fair Exhibition Hunter Hills Elementary students experienced a once in a lifetime opportunity skyping with Jane Goodall Congratulations to our teachers who earned their ClearMath certifications! Graduation Day for Laurel High Schools will be Saturday, June 1, 2019 Congratulations to the SLMS Academic Team on a great season of success! SLHS Spanish students compete and win at the 2019 High School World Language Cup.  Great job!

Jaguar Pride Family Reading Night fun at Bush Elementary.  Students showed their jaguar pride, while NLHS Girls Basketball Team members read to students! Colony Elementary students tackled math problems with the skills of a surgeon during a recent activity Congratulations to the NLHS Girls Basketball team on winning the 13th Region Tournament.  Good luck in the Sweet 16 Tournament! Congratulations to Bush Elementary on winning the Region 27 Governor's Cup competition! Keavy Elementary students enjoyed listening to guest readers in celebration of Read Across America week. London Elementary students celebrate Read Across America week by reading their favorite books NLMS Gear Up hosted KHEAA Parent Night.  Pictured are staff and students enjoying the evening activities Snap shots from the 11th Region KY NASP Tournament held at NLMS.  Hunter Hills Elementary 5th grade girls were treated to a special day of activities on Valentine's Day.  The student enjoyed a formal tea and a trip to Somerset Community College Cosmetology program for hair, nails, and make-up. NLMS Band members entertained the audience with an amazing performance during the Symphonic Winds KMEA Preview Concert.  Image collage includes random photos of the band performing during the concert. Congratulations to Wyan-Pine Grove Elementary student, Jacob Culler on winning the 2019 District Spelling Bee!  Jacob Culler is pictured with trophy and all the Spelling Bee participants. Find out about school closings and district news by downloading the free Laurel County Public Schools app Hazel Green Elementary students celebrate 100 Days of School!  Students wear hats that state they are 100 Days Smarter, enjoyed a cake shaped like 100, and made necklaces with 100 rings. Hunter Hills Elementary students celebrated the 100th Day of School with a full day of activities!  Activities included dressing as a person who is 100 years old, wearing clothes that have 100 decorations, and gym activities. London Elementary students celebrated the 100th Day of School by going vintage in style.  Students dressed as senior adults with curlers, pearls, and bow ties Sublimity Elementary students celebrated the 100th Day of School Congratulations to the NLMS Academic team on winning the Region 17 Governor’s Cup Competition! Congratulations to the NLMS 6th Grade Basketball team on being crowned the KBC State Tournament Champions! Johnson Elementary students experience the arts through hands-on activities Johnson Elementary 2nd grade students recently enjoyed a play at the Laurel County Public Library Gifted and Talented Students from Camp Ground Elementary work together in the STEAM Cup Challenge. The students using string and a rubber band,  design a tool to move a stack of cups. Congratulations to the Bush Elementary Boys Basketball team on being crowned the 2018 Elementary Boys Basketball champions! Congratulations to the Cold Hill Elementary Girls Basketball team on being crowned the 2018 Elementary Girls Basketball champions! Bus Drivers Needed Congratulations to the NLHS Cheerleaders on winning the 13th Region Cheer Competition! Big Blue Madness invaded the Bush Elementary library during Family Reading Night! Thank You to Our Veterans Congratulations to NLHS teacher Melanie Alsip on being named one of Rack Room Shoes Real Teacher of the Year winners! Miss KY Katie Bouchard stopped by Hazel Green Elementary for a visit. Congratulations to the SLHS Marching Band on being crowned the Class 4A State Champions! Congratulations to the NLMS 6th grade Girls Basketball team on winning 2018 6th Grade Girls State Basketball championship! Gifted and Talented 4th and 5th Grade students  successfully “broke out” of their environmental science themed breakout session.  CFI students learning real life work skills Camp Ground Elementary students participating Appalachian Day activities A great day at Optimist Fun Day! Congratulations to Wyan-Pine Grove Elementary on being named a 2018 National Blue Ribbon School by the US Department of Education Congratulations to the NLHS Band for being crowned Reserve Grand Champion at the Cumberland Falls Invitational! London Elementary students K-5 created different dot artwork to celebrate International Dot Day! Johnson Elementary students showed their love for the "dot" as they celebrated International Dot Day! Keavy Elementary Recycle Team, learning how to reduce, reuse, and recycle Bus driver Shirley Mattingly reads to students as they wait to unload SLMS 7th grade students recently participated in EcoAdventures at Feltner 4H Camp Colony Elementary students are fans of the book series,  Pete the Cat Camp Ground Elementary students utilizing their Chromebooks for the first time! CFI students utilizing their skills learned in the Media Arts Technology program Colony Elementary kindergarten students are ready to learn! Friends ready for school at NLHS Wyan-Pine Grove Elementary students back to school and back to learning! Read with your child for 20 minutes everyday Johnson eagles were ready for school! Local businessman Garry Conley was recently recognized for being named the Junior Achievement Volunteer of the Year! Summer Reading fun at Johnson Elementary! Central Office staff and administrators were ready to go back to school! London Elementary Tigers are ready for school!  London Elementary student Maggie Young recently celebrated her 9th birthday.  Instead of gifts, Maggie asked for donations for the Family Resource Center.  Way to go Maggie! Cold Hill Elementary students used their math skills to perform a math operation McDaniel Learning Center named by the KY Department of Education as an Alternative Program of Distinction Summer fun at Colony Kindergarten Camp! The NLHS Band wowed audiences with their production of A Night on Broadway Johnson Elementary student practicing his two digit subtractions We Love Laurel County Schools Industrial Maintenance Technology (IMT) students Dillan Gambrel, Chase Bowling, Chris Foley, and Chris Allen at the Laurel County Schools Center for Innovation (CFI) NLMS students who attended Science Camp dissected sharks

Superintendent's Message

Welcome to the Laurel County Schools District web site. The Teachers, Administrators, Staff, Board Members, and I share a commitment to ensure that Laurel County students receive the best educational services possible. Laurel County Schools care about our students, community and nation. We are driven to do our part to help build a prosperous future, filled with opportunity for our students. We believe in doing great things for kids!
Doug Bennett Ed.D.
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News

NLHS Yearbook Earns National Recognition

NLHS Yearbook Earns National Recognition

L to R:  Mariana Morazan, Kearstin Gilley, Wilma Sears, Skylar Brewer, Becky Goins, Kelli Gray, Becca Riley, Kelsey Watkins

CFI Students Complete National EMT Examination

CFI EMT National Examination

L-R:  Cameron Farris, Shelby Clark, Johanna Byerly, Shayla Phillips, Marianna Morazan, and Phillip Brown are EMT students from the CFI that passed their National Psychomotor Skills Exam at Eastern Kentucky University (EKU).

Events & Calendar

Character Word of the Month

May Character Word of the Month