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Kenton County Spotlight

Several KCSD students named Governor's Scholars

Congratulations to several KCSD students who were accepted into the Governor's Scholars Program.

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Graduation dates set

At the April board meeting, the Kenton County School Board set the following dates and times for high school graduations:

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Woodland Forensics Team celebrates success

Congratulations to the Woodland Middle School Forensics Team on their fifth place finish at the KHSSL state tournament.

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Four cafeterias named 'Cafeterias of Distinction'

Congratulations to Beechgrove, White's Tower, Piner and Hinsdale elementaries on having 'Cafeterias of Distinction.'

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Drug Awareness Night on April 20

Join the Kenton County community at Drug Awareness Night, an open discussion on how drugs are affecting our area.

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Dixie art students advance to KyAEA state competition

Congratulations to several Dixie Heights art students, who had their artwork advance to the KyAEA state competition.

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Twenhofel teacher is NKEA Teacher of the Year

Congratulations to Twenhofel Middle School teacher Sharon Cross, the NKEA Teacher of the Year.

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Two KCSD Teachers named Greater Cincinnati Teachers of Excellence

Congratulations to Melinda Boesken from River Ridge and Amanda Minnich from Woodland for being named as a Top 10 Greater Cincinnati Teacher of Excellence.

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EPA recognizes KCSD with 2015 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence Award

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recognized the Kenton County School District with a 2015 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award for their continued leadership in protecting our environment through superior energy efficiency achievements.

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Lauren Hudson Play co-written by Dixie student to debut at Turkey Foot

Dixie Heights High School freshman Lauren Hudson, along with her father, attorney and author Robert Hudson, have adapted the story from their bestselling, award-winning book, Our Best Tomorrow, into a script for the stage.

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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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Woodland cheerleaders spend day at NKU

The Woodland Middle School Game Squad celebrated their 2014-2015 cheer season with the Northern Kentucky University Cheerleaders. 

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Turkey Foot forensics students place 7th in state tournament

Congratulations to the Turkey Foot Middle School Forensics Team, who placed 7th at the KHSSL Jr. State tournament.

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KCSD students win state Reflections contest

Congratulations to two Kenton County students who received state awards in the PTA Reflections contest.

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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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Honorable Achievements

  Awards and Achievements

2015    Energy Star Partner of the Year for Sustained Excellence
2015    Academic All-Stars (2)
2015    Against All Odds Winners (2)
2015    Golden Apple for Excellence in Teaching (4)
2015    AD Albright Outstanding Governmental Leadership Award
2015    Greater Cincinnati Teacher of Excellence (2)
2014    National Board Certified Teachers (2)
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)