The Kentucky Department of Education gave Owensboro Public Schools’ Hager Preschool a Five-Star rating in its recent review of the school. It’s the highest rating an early childhood program can earn.
The Owensboro Innovation Academy will host an open house from 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday. Jan. 10 at the school located at 1010 Allen Street.
Thanks to a partnership with the Daviess County Public Library, several Owensboro Middle School South students’ works of art have been published in a book, which is being sold at the library’s Frederica street location.
The Owensboro Public Schools’ central office, maintenance and transportation department raised $1817.95 for the Goodfellows Club. The four departments (central office was divided between instruction/technology and supt./business/personnel/food service/pupil support) had a friendly competition over the last month to see who could raise the most money.
For the last three years, Estes Elementary School has had a special guest greet students in the morning around the holidays. On Monday, Dec. 12 from 7:25 a.m. to 8:05 a.m., the “Estes Elf On A Shelf” arrived to the school frozen with his friends in a pool. The elf is played by Estes curriculum facilitator Ryan Williams.