WCES Preschool Students Become Dinosaur “Experts”

WCES Preschool Dinosaur Experts
February 28, 2017

Preschool students at WCES recently became dinosaur “experts”! After studying all about them, the students worked in cooperative groups to create dinosaur murals and presented them to their classmates and friends in child care. Check out the photos below!              


Local Shelter Insurance Agent and Foundation to Provide Scholarship for WCHS

(SPRINGFIELD, Ky.) – Shelter Insurance Agent Sue M. Blair, whose agency is in Springfield, in conjunction with the Shelter Insurance Foundation, will award a scholarship in the amount of $2,000 to a graduate of Washington County High School. Blair will sponsor and partially fund the scholarship. “I wanted to do the scholarship because I know funding education was a concern for me growing up and has been a concern since…

February 23, 2017

Field Representative from Governor’s Office Visits District

Isaac Myers meeting aerospace students
February 14, 2017

Isaac Myers, a field representative from Governor Matt Bevin’s office visited the Washington County School District last week and met with Superintendent Dr. J. Robin Cochran and Principal Thad Elmore. He toured Washington County High School, where he visited the WCHS greenhouse, FCS lab and also met students in the aerospace program. Check out the photos below!   Myers, (third from left) with WCHS Assistant Principal Holly Wood and WCHS…


WCHS Student and NWES Teacher Attend Presidential Inauguration

(Springfield, Ky.) –Washington County High School senior Alex Cochran attended one of the most honorable ceremonies in America, the inauguration of the 45th president of the United States. Cochran says he contacted State Representative Brett Guthrie and State Representative Kim King, as well as Senator Tom Buford about his desire to attend. By surprise, Cochran was contacted the first week of January by Brad Metcalf, Chief Clerk of the House…

February 3, 2017

WCHS Students Place First in FCCLA STAR Events Regional Competition

Editor’s note: The Washington County High School Chapter of FCCLA contributed the content for this release. (SPRINGFIELD, Ky.) – Washington County High School students in the school’s chapter of Family, Career and Community Leaders of America competed in the STAR (Students Taking Action for Recognition) Events Regional Competition on Saturday, January 28, 2017 held at John Hardin High School in Elizabethtown. Over 60 members from John Hardin, Meade County, North…

February 3, 2017

NWES and WCES Students Celebrate 100th Day of School: See Photos Here!

WCES 100th Day of School
February 1, 2017

Students at North Washington Elementary School and Washington County Elementary School celebrated the 100th day of school yesterday. Check out the photos below! North Washington Elementary School students celebrating the 100th day of school. (Photo submitted)   Washington County Elementary School students celebrating the 100th day of school. (Photo submitted)   Washington County Elementary School students celebrating the 100th day of school. (Photo submitted)   Washington County Elementary School students…