National Read A Book Day
Newton Parrish Elementary School students celebrated National Read A Book Day on Sept. 6 with the morning show crew of the radio station WBKR. Show hosts Chad Benefield and Angel Welsh interviewed students about their favorite books. Those interviews aired live on WBKR. The two radio hosts also spent time talking to the students about how important reading is and even read a couple of books to the students.
Ben Carson Reading Room Opens at Foust Elementary School
Owensboro Public Schools will unveil its first of six Little Free Libraries at Cravens Elementary School on Thursday, Sept. 3 at 1:30 p.m. The ceremony kicks off OPS’ Owensboro Reads Campaign for the 2015-16 school year. Earlier this year, six local financial institutions each adopted an OPS elementary school. The banks supply their school with volunteers and money to purchase a Little Free Library.
OMS South Opens Book Nook
National Award Recognizes Outstanding School Board Support of the Arts
OPS Installs Third Book Kiosk at Sutton Elementary
OPS Installs Final Book Kiosk at Foust Elementary