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Kenton County Spotlight

River Ridge STLP team qualifies for state

The River Ridge STLP team has qualified for the state tournament.

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SK cross country coach honored

Simon Kenton High School cross country coach Eric Kues has been named the KTCCCA All-Area 5 Coach of the Year.

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KCSD wins OASIS Awards

The Kenton County School District won several OASIS (Outstanding Achievement in School Information Services) Awards at the recent KYSPRA conference.

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River Ridge student playing soccer in Spain

Congratulations to River Ridge student Tyler Bolte, who has been selected to represent the U.S. U-12 boys soccer team in Barcelona, Spain.

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Dixie art students win more awards

Dixie Heights High School art students are winning lots of awards this year.


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TFMS cheerleaders win two competitions

The Turkey Foot Middle School Cheerleaders have attended two competitions in the last two weeks, bringing home the winning prize at both.

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Substitute bus drivers needed

The Kenton County School District is in need of full time substitute bus drivers.

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Dixie Senior named "Miss Soccer"

Congratulations to Dixie Heights High School Senior Lauren Nemeroff. She was named 2014 “Miss Soccer” by the Ky Girls Coaches Association.

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Turkey Foot student performs with Cincinnati Ballet

Turkey Foot 7th grader Kaitlyn King is performing with the Cincinnati Ballet in its production of 'Peter Pan.'

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Scott volleyball team makes it to Final 4

Congratulations to the Scott High School volleyball team for making it to the state semi-finals!

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Dixie artists accepted into Xavier Juried Art Show

Ten Dixie student artists have been accepted into Xavier University's Juried Art Show.

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Kenton Elem. FRYSC Coordinator wins statewide award

Kenton Elementary Family Resource Center Coordinator Melody Simms is the recipient of the 2013-14 Harry J. Cowherd Award for Center Excellence.

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Scott boys soccer team is state runner up

Congratulations to the Scott High School boys soccer team for finishing the season as state runner-up!

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Honorable Achievements

  Awards and Achievements

2014    Energy Star Partner of the Year
2014    Greater Cincinnati Teacher of Excellence (2)
2014    Golden Apples for Excellence in Teaching (5)
2014    A.D. Albright Outstanding Teacher of the Year
2013    National Merit finalists (4)
2013    P21 Exemplar School District
2013    PEAK Award from KSBA (KCAIT)
2013    Kentucky Leads the Nation host
2013    National Board Certified Teachers (11)
2013    Connect Kentucky School District Technology Award (River Ridge Elementary)
2013    Education Nation Teacher Participant (1)
2013    Outstanding Teacher, Kentucky World Language Association (1)
2013    Ashland Teacher of the Year Award (1)
2013    California Casualty Award for Teaching Excellence (1)
2013    National Scholastic Art Gold Key Awards (11) Silver Key Awards (23) Honorable Mention (37)
2012    NEA Foundation Kentucky Teacher of the Year
2012    National Board Certified Teachers (NBCT) (82); Lead Northern Kentucky in NBCT, ranked fourth in the state in NBCT
2012    A.D. Albright Award Outstanding Governmental Leadership Award
2012    Robert J. Storer/Toyota Business Education Collaboration Award
2012    Golden Apples for Excellence in Teaching Awards (2)
2012    Business Education Success Team (B.E.S.T.) Business Partner of the Year Award
2012    Business Education Success Team (B.E.S.T.) Gold Standard Partnerships 2012    Outstanding School Media Librarian
2012    Behringer Crawford Two-Headed Calf Award
2012    Gates Foundation Principal Advisory Council (1 principal chosen)
2012    Junior Achievement Teacher of the Year
2012    KY Art Association Principal of the Year
2012    Sweepstakes Award for excellence in a multi-faceted communications program
2012    District Energy Star Top Performer
2012    10 Energy Stars for individual schools (the most for any district in KY)
2012    What Parents Want Award (19 years)
2012    Kennedy Center Partner in Education (only 12 awarded nationwide)