Two NWES Teachers Earn National Board Certification

(SPRINGFIELD, Ky.) – Erica Baker, 7th and 8th grade science teacher at North Washington Elementary School, and Michelle Devine, an English/Language Arts teacher also at NWES, earned their National Board Certification, according to an announcement from Dr. J. Robin Cochran, Superintendent. Baker is a 1996 graduate of Anderson County High School. She earned a bachelor’s degree in middle school education with a dual certification in language arts and science from…

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WCSD Principals, Administrator Attend Education Conference in New Mexico

(SPRINGFIELD, Ky.) – Four of the Washington County School District’s principals, Dr. Jennifer Miller, principal of Washington County Elementary School, Amanda Mattingly, principal of North Washington Elementary School, Malissa Hutchins, principal of Washington County High School and Chad Willis, principal of Commander Academy/Director of Pupil Personnel and one administrator, Jason Simpson, Assistant Superintendent/Director of Special Education/Director of Operations, recently attended the International Alliance for Invitational Education 2017 World Conference in…

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WC Bands to Perform Christmas Concerts; Schools to Hold Christmas Programs

(SPRINGFIELD, Ky.) – The Washington County High School band, 6th grade band and middle school band, will be performing Christmas concerts for schools in the district. The bands will perform for North Washington Elementary/Middle School on Friday, December 15, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. at the school. Washington County Elementary School students and Washington County Middle School students will enjoy a concert on Friday, December 15, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at…

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WCHS Aerospace Teacher Attends Aviation Symposium in Texas

(SPRINGFIELD, Ky.) – Kimberly Mattingly, a math and aerospace teacher at Washington County High School, recently attended the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association High School Aviation STEM Symposium at American Airlines Flight Academy and CR Smith Museum in Fort Worth, Texas in November. According to it’s website, the AOPA’s mission is protect the freedom to fly by advocating on behalf of our members, educating pilots, non-pilots and policy makers, supporting…

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WCMS Holds Holiday Door Decorating Contest

Washington County Middle School held its annual Holiday Door Decorating contest yesterday. Congratulations to WCMS teacher Ms. Whitney Bowen, who is the winner of the contest, and runner up, Ms. Elizabeth Hahn! Thanks to all teachers, students and judges who participated in the annual event! Take a look at the winning doors along with the others that were entered in the contest in the photos below!    

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