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Kenton County Spotlight

Congratulations to our Excellence in Education Winners!

Several Kenton County staff and students were honored at the Excellence in Education banquet on Thursday, March 26.

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Congratulations, Kenton County bands

Congratulations to several Kenton County School District bands who participated in the Large Ensemble Assessment at Northern Kentucky University.

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Turkey Foot student places 3rd at state spelling bee

Congratulations to Turkey Foot student Erin Thompson, who participated in Kentucky's state spelling bee, also known as The Derby Festival Spelling Bee on March 21.

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Dixie Mock Trial team wins state

Congratulations to the Mock Trial team at Dixie Heights High School for winning their state competition over the weekend.

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Scott student wins NSDA District Competition

Congratulations to Scott High School student Casey Child, who took home first place in the NSDA district competition in Dramatic Interpretation. He willl be representing Kentucky in Dallas, Texas this summer.

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Turkey Foot student wins National Scholastic Art Contest silver medal

Congratulations to Turkey Foot eighth grader Sabrina Schuttemeyer for winning a silver medal in the national Scholastic Art Contest.

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Help Summit View Elementary launch Little Free Libraries

Summit View Elementary is launching a community outreach project to spread the joy of reading and access to free books.

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Woodland 7th grader named Duke TIP 2015 Bevan Scholar

Congratulations to Woodland Middle School 7th grader Jackson Herrema, who has been named a Duke TIP 2015 Bevan Scholar for earning a perfect score on the ACT Reading section.

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GCIPL applications now being accepted

Applications for the Governor’s Commonwealth Institute for Parent Leadership are now being accepted.

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Scott Forensics Team finishes season strong

This season has been one for the record books for the Scott Forensics team. Not only did the team place in high in the state tournament, the school has its very first state champion in an individual event.

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Turkey Foot student to compete in state Geography Bee

Sixth grade student Sasha Taylor from Turkey Foot Middle School is a Kentucky National Geographic State Bee Semifinalist by National Geographic Society.

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KCSD wrestlers celebrate success

Students from all three Kenton County high schools fared well at the state wrestling tournament on March 11-12.

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Simon Kenton girls basketball team headed to Sweet 16

The Simon Kenton girls basketball team is headed to the Sweet 16.

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Scott High School teams advance to state/regional tournaments

Congratulations to the Scott High School boys basketball team and the wrestling team.

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Ryland teacher named one of NSBA '20 to watch'

Congratulations to Ryland Heights teacher Amy Braunwart, who has been named one of the National School Board Assocation's '20 To Watch' Education Technology Leaders.

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Honorable Achievements

  Awards and Achievements

2014    OASIS Awards (8)
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    Kennedy Center Partnership (11 Awarded Nationwide)
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)