Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

Schools

Schools
  • Two candidates file for school board

    Two candidates have completed the necessary paperwork to be official write-in candidates for the open Barren County Board of Education seat vacated by Austin Tracy District board member Tommy Ross last month.

    November 3, 2011

  • NCLB waiver application posted for comment

    The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) has posted the state’s application for flexibility under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) of 1965, which was reauthorized in 2001 as the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act.

    October 31, 2011

  • Students raise heart disease awareness

    Elementary students in the Glasgow Independent and Barren County school systems will get a taste of their respective high schools’ rivalry in an inter-district competition to raise awareness and funds for heart disease.

    October 30, 2011

  • 1021 Bob Reece.jpg Students learn about government

    What do government officials really do and how do the different city and county departments work? What’s it like to go to court or to jail? How do 911 dispatchers turn urgent phone calls into life-saving actions by first responders? How does water get from Barren River Lake to the tap inside a local home? What is B.I.T.S. (Barrens Information Technology Systems) and why is it important to so many different agencies and businesses in Glasgow and Barren County?

    October 21, 2011 1 Photo

  • 1020 Muzart1.jpg Student to promote arts

    A third-grader at a local elementary will be helping to promote the arts in public schools around the world through her singing.

    October 20, 2011 1 Photo

  • 1018 GBE2.jpg Choices keep schedule moving

    As brick and stone work begins to be added to the exterior of the new Glasgow High School, choices for interior surfaces now have to be made to keep the construction schedule moving.

    October 19, 2011 1 Photo

  • 1018 WKU Freshmen4.jpg WKU-Glasgow focuses on retention

    New students at Western Kentucky University-Glasgow Campus were treated to food, music and door prizes during the WKU freshmen assembly Monday afternoon, but that was just a small part of the activities campus director Sally Ray and her staff had prepared for them.

    October 19, 2011 1 Photo

  • 1014 GHS Hale4.jpg Hale discusses Glasgow HS agenda

    Starting the 2012-13 school year next fall in a new, state-of-the-art building isn’t a big enough challenge for Glasgow High School’s new principal.

    October 14, 2011 1 Photo

  • Are districts closing the gap?

    Under Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) guidelines, all students in the state are expected to reach proficiency in reading and math.

    September 30, 2011

  • No district left behind

    No Child Left Behind (NCLB) federal legislation was passed in 2001 and became law in early 2002.

    September 29, 2011