Category Archive: West Jessamine High School

Oct 14

West Jessamine High School choir featured at Eastern Kentucky University concert Oct. 21

The West Jessamine High School concert choir will join the Eastern Kentucky University choirs for their fall concert Tuesday, Oct. 21, at 7:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Richmond. The EKU Chamber Singers, Concert Choir, and University Singers are led by Dr. Richard Waters, director of choral activities at EKU, and choral conducting graduate …

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Oct 08

West Jessamine High School council doesn’t vote on wrestling proposal

James Diehl spoke to the West Jessamine High School site-based decision-making (SBDM) council in favor of a proposal to add wrestling as a sport at the school Monday. The council did not vote on the proposal after no member made a motion in support of it. (Photo by Jonathan Kleppinger)

Parents’ efforts to add wrestling as a sport in Jessamine County this year were struck another blow Monday after the West Jessamine High School council took no action on the proposal. Wrestling was on the agenda for the afternoon meeting of the site-based decision-making (SBDM) council and six parents and students spoke to the council …

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Sep 24

East Jessamine, West Jessamine high-school graduations set for 2015 at Southland

Graduation ceremonies are scheduled for the class of 2015 at East Jessamine and West Jessamine high schools, much earlier than the decision came for the class of 2014. The Jessamine County Board of Education approved a contract Monday with Southland Christian Church to use the facility for graduations May 29, 2015, with an alternate date …

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Sep 10

West Jessamine High School juniors score ‘through the roof’ on ACT

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Scores from last year’s advanced-placement (AP) testing and the ACT have teachers and administrators at West Jessamine High School jumping for joy — and looking forward to even more improvement in the future. The ACT composite average for all of last year’s juniors at West High was 21.9 — up 1.6 points from the prior …

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Sep 04

West Jessamine High School to host parent/guardian open house Tuesday

West Jessamine High School will host its fall parent/guardian open house Tuesday, Sept. 9, starting at 6:30 p.m. in the gym. An opening meeting for parents and guardians will begin at 6:30 and end by 6:50. At 6:50, parents/guardians will follow their students’ five-period schedules and visit each class for 10 minutes.  The open house …

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