District News

Welcome New Board Members

The Pendleton County Board of Education met Thursday, January 8, at 7:00 pm in the District Training Room at Sharp Middle School.  Ms. Jolieen Bertram and Mr. Elmer Utz took their oaths of office prior to the meeting at 6:45 pm.  Ms. Bertram will be representing Division 2 held by Dr. William Verax and Mr. Utz will be representing Division 5 previously held by Mr. Daryl Mullins.  Congratulations to Ms. Bertram and Mr. Utz!

 

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PCHS Wildcat 50-year Reunion

Pendleton County High School celebrated the 50th anniversary of its 10th Region boys' first championship by honoring the 1965 team before Friday's game against Mason County. 

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CATS VS. CANCER WHITE-OUT GAME - JANUARY 30

Relay For Life of Pendleton County will hold a Cats VS Cancer WHITE-OUT game as a community kick-off for the annual event on Friday, January 30, during the double-header games against Harrison County at Pendleton County High School. Your PCHS Ladycats and Wildcats, along with local Relay volunteers invite you to come out and show your support. The varsity Ladycats will tip-off at 6 p.m. with the Wildcats pegged to start at 7:30 p.m.  Click "Read More" for more details.


Wall of Fame Nominations Being Accepted

The Pendleton County Board of Education started, in 1993, recognizing outstanding graduates of Pendleton County Schools who have made outstanding contributions and/or achievements in their life.  This program was named “Wall of Fame” and each year recognizes a past Pendleton County Alumni who has made “unique and special contributions to society through their work or other notable activities.”  Each year the award recipient(s) are recognized during commencement exercises at Pendleton High School and their picture/bio portrait is displayed on the walls of the high school.  To be eligible for 2015 consideration, nominations must be received no later than March 27, 2015.

Click here to go to Wall of Fame page.


Wind Chill Guidelines

How does the wind chill affect the delay or cancellation of school?  Click here or go to the Transportation page for more information.


January 6 Boys & Girls Varsity Basketball Games Postponed

The January 6, 2015 Boys Varsity and Girls Varsity Basketball games at Robertson County have been postponed and rescheduled for Monday, February 2,  with Wildcats playing at 6:00 and Ladycats following at 7:30. 


Students Selected to KMEA All-State Choir

Congratulations to the following students who were selected to the KMEA All-State Choir. Over 2,000 students auditioned and approximately 300 students were selected. These students will perform with the top singers across the state at the Kentucky Center for the Arts on February 5, 2015.

SMS - Marian Rice

PHS - Jahziah Jensen, Tyler Baker 


Board of Education Revises the 2015-16 District Calendar

The Pendleton County Board of Education revised the 2015-16 District Calendar at the December 18, 2014 board meeting.  Due to a conflict with an ACT make-up date, Spring Break was moved one week later.   You may access the revised 2015-16 District Calendar by selecting the appropriate calendar to the right of the screen or click here.


Region 5 Bowling Schedule

Region 5 Bowling Tournament is set at Bellewood in Newport

Singles - January 26th

Teams - January 28th

Games begin for singles and girls' teams at 3:20 pm

Games begin for boys' teams at 5:00 pm

Admission $5.00 per adult and $3 per student.

Region 5 teams include Bishop Brossart, Campbell County, Dayton, Highlands, Newport, Newport Central Catholic, Simon Kenton, Scott, Pendleton County

Both Boys and Girls face Highlands in first round of Team competition on January 28th.


Board Recognizes Outgoing Board Members & Students December 18, 2014


Fall Athletes Honored & FFA Makes "Know-vember" Presentation

Fall Athletes excelling at the district, regional, or state level were recognized at the November 11, 2014 Board of Education. The PHS FFA Chapter made their "Know-vember" presentation.  Good job to these students!  Click "Read More" for individual honors and pictures.


PCS Hosts Community-Wide Veteran's Day Celebration
A wonderful celebration for our Veterans was held on Tuesday evening, November 11, at 7:00 p.m. in the Pendleton High School Auditorium.  
 
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2014-15 Transportation Weather Plan

The district's "Weather Plan" may be put into effect when the majority of the county roads are open and a few of the more isolated roads are still deemed unsafe for bus travel. This Weather Plan will be announced via media, school messenger, & webpage.  A list of the affected roads may be accessed under "Weather Plan" on the Transportation page or Click here to access the Weather Plan that was revised on November 14, 2014.
 


Houchens Awarded Artsonia Leadership Award

Congratulations to Ms. Buffy Houchens, Northern Elementary School Art Teacher, for being awarded the Artsonia Leadership Award for the 2013-14 school year.  Ms. Houchens received this award for her outstanding family and community involvement in education and her technology integration in the arts.  Northern Elementary ranks #1 in the state of Kentucky and 36th nationwide in Artsonia.


Service Learning Project Winners at NES

Congratulations to Northern Elementary teachers Robin Reis and Kelly Hopp!!  1st grade teacher, Robin Reis and 3rd grade teacher, Kelly Hopp will be implementing service learning projects in their classrooms with the help of our community partner, Heritage Bank!  Heritage Bank agreed to sponsor two service learning projects at NES!  Mrs. Reis and Mrs. Hopp submitted their proposals to the bank and were selected for sponsorship!  We are very proud of our teachers and look forward to seeing their projects in action!  Click "Read More" for pictures.


Superintendent's Message

-R. Anthony Strong
Dear Students, Parents, Staff, and Community Members: Welcome to another great school year in Pendleton County Schools.  I know that 2013-14 was a long year due to weather, and it caused us to have a short summer.  Regardless of the leng...
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