GEAR UP Kentucky Provides More Advisors, Expands Program for District

(SPRINGFIELD, Ky.) – The Kentucky division of Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP) has recently expanded its program in the Washington County School District. Previously, the grant program funded by the United States Department of Education, serving 29 middle schools and their corresponding high schools, has provided 30 laptops to Washington County High School this year and is piloting an online-based learning program that will help…

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Carter-Mattingly Selected for Prestigious Mathematics Coaching Program

Angela Carter-Mattingly   (SPRINGFIELD, Ky.) – Angela Carter-Mattingly, an instructional coach at Washington County Elementary School and Washington County Middle School has been selected to participate as an Elite Coach in the Kentucky Center for Mathematics Master Coaching Program for the 2016-2017 school year.  Located at Northern Kentucky University, the Kentucky Center for Mathematics is an organization that enables the growth of mathematical fluency for improving student success and enhancing…

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Newly Hired Teachers: What do You Hope to Accomplish this Year as a New Teacher in Washington County?

(SPRINGFIELD, Ky.) – Several new faculty members have been hired for the 2016-2017 school year in our school district. We asked each of them one question – what do you hope to accomplish this year as a new teacher in Washington County? Here are their responses: Rhonda Horn, English and Pre-AP English 9 Teacher, English Department Chair, Head Academic Coach, Washington County High School: Growing up in a small community…

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GEAR UP to Host Family Campus Days Beginning September 17

GEAR UP Parent Services will be hosting another series of Family Campus Days to help families and/or mentors be better prepared to help their students plan for college and find the right fit. The 2016 Family Campus Days are open to all students in grades 10-12 and their parents/guardians/mentors. The program will include five public universities: Western Kentucky University – September 17 Murray State University – September 24 University of…

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Invitation to Bid – Cafeteria Tables

The Washington County School District is inviting bids for Cafeteria tables for Washington County Middle School. Bid specifications are available in the document below. Bids are to be received on or before 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at Washington County Board of Education, 120 Mackville Hill, Springfield, KY 40069 and made to the attention of “School Food Service – Cafeteria Tables”.  All bids must be submitted in a sealed…

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Legal Notice: Advertisement for Bids

The Washington County Board of Education will accept sealed bids at 120 Mackville Hill, Springfield, KY  40069 until 1 p.m. on Wednesday, September 7, 2016, at which time they will be opened and read aloud for the following: *Chrome Books* Specifications for this bid can be found in the document below.  The bids will be awarded to the lowest and/or best bidder individually or as a whole.   The Board of…

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