Category Archive: Jessamine County Board of Education

Nov 25

Multiple parties seek to get Jessamine County Board of Education removed from lawsuit related to Red Oak Elementary roofing

During the Jessamine County Board of Education’s work session Monday, the board heard an update on a lawsuit between roofing manufacturer IMETCO and Central Kentucky Roofing over work done on the construction of Red Oak Elementary. Board attorney Howard Downing said the school board had been named a party in the lawsuit because materials were …

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Nov 25

Jessamine County Board of Education receives favorable audit for 2013-2014

The Jessamine County Board of Education approved a favorable audit Monday for the 2014 fiscal year conducted by Summers, McCrary & Sparks after hearing a report from James Whitten. The auditor issued an unmodified report, stating there were no material weaknesses or significant deficiencies or noncompliance. Two findings related to insufficient insurance coverage for Red Oak …

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Nov 25

Jessamine County 2015-2016 school calendar set after approval from school board

Jessamine County’s school calendar for 2015-2016 is set after the school board approved the document at Monday night’s meeting. The main changes from previous years are the elimination of several early-release days, a reduction in total instructional days and a minor shift in the timing of spring break, director of pupil personnel Virginia Simpson told …

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Nov 21

West Jessamine High School spring-break baseball trip back on Jessamine County Board of Education agenda

The Jessamine County Board of Education’s agenda for Monday’s monthly meeting includes the West Jessamine High School spring-break baseball trip again after the 2015 trip was unanimously approved at the school board’s last meeting. The trip is item D-6 under “Student Learning Services,” the part of the agenda that includes items typically voted on individually. …

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Nov 11

West Jessamine High School baseball trip gets OK again from Jessamine County Board of Education

The script was different, but the outcome was the same Monday night for the fourth year in a row: The Jessamine County Board of Education approved the West Jessamine High School baseball team’s spring-break trip to Florida. The board has had various concerns each year about the trip relating to distance, method of travel, supervision …

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