Category Archive: East Jessamine High School

Jul 17

Reading program keeps East-track Jessamine County elementary students involved with fun learning in summer

Liam Dziki, a 7-year-old student at Warner Elementary School, stretched blue slime he made with glue, water and Borax on Wednesday morning in the East Jessamine Middle School library. Dziki was participating in the "Weekly Wednesdays on Eastside" program that has promoted reading and offered other educational activities for the past four weeks. (Photo by Jonathan Kleppinger)

A one-morning-a-week reading program this summer has been helping some children on the east side of Jessamine County stay in the books even when they’re not in class. In the “Weekly Wednesdays on Eastside” program, about 20 to 25 kids have spent two hours on Wednesday mornings reading together and doing other educational activities. In …

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Jun 18

Jessamine County college student sees Europe in study-abroad semester

East Jessamine graduate and Centre College junior Cam Miller, right, stayed in Prague during a study-abroad semester this spring. Miller’s brother, Sam, pictured at left, visited him for the final week of the semester. (Photo submitted)

Cam Miller’s spring semester of his junior year in college was unlike any other. The East Jessamine High School graduate and Centre College student left the region, the state and the nation — and came back with new appreciations for other cultures, new friends across the country, and a lot of stories to tell. Miller …

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Jun 07

Photos from East Jessamine High School’s Class of 2014 graduation

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East Jessamine High School held its graduation ceremony Friday at Southland Christian Church. See photos from the event below.

Jun 05

East Jessamine one of six high schools at Kentucky state softball tournament yet to have graduation

The three seniors on East Jessamine High School’s softball team may not be present at their graduation tomorrow — they may be in Owensboro, and they may even be playing a game during the ceremony. The team won the 12th Region and will begin play in the double-elimination state tournament in Owensboro tonight at 8 …

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Jun 05

Students from Jessamine County to participate in Governor’s School for the Arts at Centre College

The Kentucky Center News release Seven Jessamine County students have been selected to participate in The Kentucky Center’s Governor’s School for the Arts (GSA) at Centre College in Danville from June 22 to July 12. During their three-week stay, 223 student artists from 42 counties will be immersed in a rigorous schedule of daily seminars, …

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