Category Archive: Elementary schools

Feb 19

Warming center at Nicholasville Elementary open with shelter, food for the community

Volunteers with the Jessamine County school district and emergency agencies worked in the warming center in the Nicholasville Elementary School cafeteria Thursday afternoon. (Photo by Jonathan Kleppinger)

A warming center at Nicholasville Elementary is open through noon Friday to offer a warm place to sit, eat and sleep for the Jessamine County community. The center is a partnership between the school district and Jessamine County Emergency Management. Volunteers with the Community Emergency Response Team are working at the center. Temperatures dipped below …

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Feb 11

Meterologist Bill Meck visits Rosenwald-Dunbar Elementary School

Bill Meck at RDES

LEX18 chief meterologist Bill Meck visited third-graders at Rosenwald- Dunbar Elementary School on Feb. 4. Meck explained all aspects of weather and told of his love of weather from a very early age. The students listened to his presentation as a conclusion to a weather unit.

Feb 11

Wilmore Elementary School hosts WatchDOGS kickoff event

Wilmore Elementary WatchDOGS kickoff

About 100 fathers and other father figures for students at Wilmore Elementary School attended a launch event for the WatchDOGS (Dads Of Great Students) program Thursday, Jan. 29. In the program, fathers sign up for days to attend school with their children and other students and serve as role models.

Feb 09

Video: Red Oak Elementary School students sing national anthem at East Jessamine-West Jessamine game

Students from Red Oak Elementary School sang the national anthem prior to the start of the boys’ basketball game between East Jessamine and West Jessamine on Friday at East High. See video below.

Feb 03

Red Oak Elementary announces winners, honors students’ achievements

Red Oak Elementary recently announced its Red Oak Winners for the second nine-week period of the school year as well as other students honored for their achievements. Red Oak Winners are students who best exemplified the Red Oak Rules (Respect ourselves, others and our place; Expect to learn; Do our best; Own our behavior; Always …

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