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Tami Charles and Donnie Bridges are looking for their new normal after their 10-year-old son Seven, their only child, committed suicide Saturday. [Read More]
Some Jefferson County Public Schools students soon won't have to travel far for their apprenticeships. [Read More]
The plan will be presented to the Jefferson County Board of Education at its meeting Tuesday, according to materials posted Wednesday.  ... [Read More]
Okolona Elementary was recognized Monday for its success in boosting student attendance. [Read More]
The final version of the budget is set for a vote at the board's Sept. 25 meeting, according to Chief Financial Officer Cordelia Hardin. [Read More]
The Jefferson County Board of Education narrowly approved the settlement on a 4-3 vote Aug. 27, avoiding state management of Jefferson County Public Schools. [Read More]
The board unanimously passed the new criteria during a special meeting Wednesday, and officials with the Kentucky Department of Education expect 51 schools will ultimately... [Read More]
Better Schools Kentucky endorsed attorney James Craig and pastor Corrie Shull in their campaigns for the Jefferson County Board of Education. [Read More]
The state board approved the settlement in a unanimous vote on Wednesday. [Read More]
The school board has scheduled a public hearing on a proposed property tax rate increase 5 p.m. Tuesday at VanHoose Education Center, according to a... [Read More]
The Jefferson County Board of Education met for more than two hours behind closed doors Tuesday and announced that negotiations would continue in a special... [Read More]
In anticipation of a speedy response from Lewis and the Kentucky Department of Education, the Jefferson County Board of Education plans to meet again 7... [Read More]
Former Education Commissioner Stephen Pruitt was expected to recommend state assistance for JCPS rather than state management before he left amid pressure from the Kentucky... [Read More]
Jefferson County Board of Education Chairwoman Diane Porter said the board hoped to have its response to Lewis "as soon as possible." ... [Read More]
Rich Gimmel's request for a face-to-face meeting between Wayne Lewis and Brent McKim came at the same time that the interim education commissioner warned another... [Read More]
Examining the agreement between JCPS and the Jefferson County Teachers Association, which expires June 30, had delayed the release of KDE's audit of the state's... [Read More]
Kentuckians for Progress, a 501(c)(4) with Louisville commercial real estate developer David Nicklies as its president, spent $4,920 for 41 spots to air on WGBZ-FM... [Read More]
Experts who testified said that school officials should ensure entryways are secure at every building and invest in resource officers who are trained to handle... [Read More]
The debate surrounding a possible state takeover at JCPS, which came at the culmination of a 14-month audit, has only intensified as the state education... [Read More]
Still unclear is exactly when that hearing will take place. The state education board must give at least a 20-day notice before the hearing date. [Read More]