WCSD Selected by Kentucky Department of Education for Grant Project

(SPRINGFIELD, Ky.) – The Washington County School District was recently selected by the Kentucky Department of Education to partner on the Formative Assessment Grant project for the 2016-2017 school year. The state’s project grant, which was approved by the Council of Chief State School Officers, will provide a total of $18,000 in teacher stipends to WCSD. The Kentucky Department of Education received the grant based on their proposal to the…

Wind Tunnel Donation

WCHS Receives Donated Wind Tunnel For New Aerospace Program

(SPRINGFIELD, Ky.) – Washington County High School recently received a wind tunnel for its new Aerospace/Aviation Program. Joey Maupin, owner of local hardware and lumber store Parkview Home Center was approached about the need for the wind tunnel and subsequently built and donated the large structure.  “I’ve always really liked flying,” says Maupin. “It’s really all about the kids. Getting your pilot’s license is a great opportunity. I think it’s…