John Harle visiting with aerosprace students

Aviation Professional Visits WCHS, Assists with Aerospace and Aviation Classes

(SPRINGFIELD, Ky.) – Students in Washington County High School’s Aerospace and Aviation classes were recently treated to a visit from John Harle, PhD, FRaeS, a veteran of the aerospace and aviation industry with over 40 years of study and experience in the field. Harle talked with freshmen in the introduction class about the aviation industry and also worked with second year students on flight simulators.  A native of Hampshire, England,…


WCHS Receives Energy STAR Rating, Significantly Lowers Energy Costs

(SPRINGFIELD, Ky.) – Washington County High School has received the Energy STAR rating, according to announcement from the United States Environmental Protection Agency. The school obtained the rating based on its assessment of energy performance relative to other high schools in the region, according to Eric Steva, project manager at RossTarrant Architects. A score of 75 or more is needed to receive this rating. WCHS earned a 94. Students began…


WCHS Senior Agriculture Students Ranked Among Top in Commonwealth

(SPRINGFIELD, Ky.) –Seniors in the agricultural education program at Washington County High School were ranked among the top of all agricultural education programs in the Commonwealth of Kentucky in one or more assessment components, according to an announcement from Brandon K. Davis, State Supervisor of Agricultural Education at the Kentucky Department of Education.  These agriculture students, who are in one of three agricultural pathways – animal science, plant science or…

WCES Christmas Program

WCES and NWES Christmas Programs Draw Crowds: See Photos Here!

        North Washington Elementary School’s Christmas program last week and Washington County Elementary School’s Christmas programs yesterday both drew large crowd of proud parents and community members. Check out the photos below!