Friday, October 31

News

CHS Theater Presents John Lennon and Me

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The Charlestown High School Theater Department is proud to bring the award winning play John Lennon and Me, by Cherie Bennett, to the stage on Friday, November 7 and Saturday, November 8. Audiences will be invited to fall in love with STAR, the ultimate Beatles fan, in her latest stay at the Heart House, a hospital for kids and teens. ... Read More »

Severe Weather Transportation Plan 2014-15

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  Cold Weather Hot Line A School Messenger notification will be sent regarding a delay or closing of school during inclement weather by 6:00 a.m. In the event that school is delayed and weather conditions deteriorate, an announcement to close schools will be made by 7:30 a.m. A recorded message will also be available at 288-4802 extension 501. Parents may ... Read More »

Student Health Clinics

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Clark Memorial Hospital and Clark Physician Group, LLC, are excited about the opportunity to collaborate with Greater Clark County Schools to provide limited health care services performed by a Nurse Practitioner to the students enrolled in the school system. A Nurse Practitioner will be available when school is in session at Jeffersonville (appointments scheduled 7:40-2:00) and Charlestown High Schools (appointments ... Read More »

Report Cards | First Quarter 2014-2015

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Greater Clark County Schools’ student information system, PowerSchool, ensures data is exchanged in real time and as a result delivers the most current information available on a student.  When teachers enter grades, the data is immediately available to the school, district office, and parents. The first quarter of the 2014-15 school year comes to an end on October 3 and ... Read More »

Work Ethic Certification

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Greater Clark County Schools’ College & Career Readiness (CCR) initiative began with the development of the district’s strategic plan by a committee of over seventy stakeholders. The stakeholders identified college and career readiness as a goal: “By 2018, Greater Clark County Schools’ graduation rate will meet or exceed the state goal and ensure all graduates are accepted to post-secondary education ... Read More »

Fall Intersession Reminder

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Greater Clark County Schools will be closed for two weeks in October for Fall Break. However, the first week of the break (Intersession week October 6-10) will be used to provide twenty (20) additional hours of instruction to students who are at risk of being retained. It’s important for parents to understand that Intersession is not a punishment for their ... Read More »

Theatre Students Play Crucial Role in Emergency Response Drill

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On September 23, theater students from Charlestown High School and Jeffersonville High used their talents to help local first responders perform their jobs well by playing the role of “victim” for the Local Emergency Response Planning Committee training scenario. The full scale drill involved first responders from the Jeffersonville Fire Department, Jeffersonville Police Department, Clark County Sheriff’s Office, local EMS, ... Read More »

Naviance Family Connection

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Naviance is a college and career readiness software that helps connect academic achievement to post-secondary goals. The software empowers students and families to connect learning with life. The service will provide Greater Clark with the information needed to help students better prepare for life after high school. It also allows students to create a plan for their future by helping them ... Read More »

Work Ethic Certification

Certificate

Greater Clark County Schools’ College & Career Readiness (CCR) initiative began with the development of the district’s strategic plan by a committee of over seventy stakeholders. The stakeholders identified college & career readiness as a goal: “By 2018, Greater Clark County Schools’ graduation rate will meet or exceed the state goal and ensure all graduates are accepted topost-secondary education or employment opportunities.” ... Read More »

Fall Intersession Information 2014

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Fall Intersession will be held Monday, October 6 to Friday, October 10. Parents have been notified at parent/teacher conferences OR will receive a letter in the mail if their child needs to attend Intersession.  Why does my child have to attend Intersession?  Greater Clark County Schools’ daily priority is to provide the best education possible for our students. Our staff works ... Read More »

Board Meeting – September 17

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The Greater Clark County Schools Board of Trustees will hold the following board meetings at Parkview Middle School, 748 Spicewood Drive, Jeffersonville, Indiana, on Tuesday, September 17, 2014. Executive Session (5:00 PM) – not open to the public Public Hearing (7:00 PM) – open to the public Regular Meeting (7:15 PM) – open to the public Click here to view the agenda. Read More »

Parent Connect September 12, 2014

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This special edition of Parent Connect is devoted to answering your questions about Intersession, which will be held from Monday, October 6 to Friday, October 10. Parents have been notified at parent/teacher conferences OR will receive a letter in the mail if their child needs to attend Intersession. Read More »

Parkview House Kickoff

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On August 15th Parkview Middle School kicked off their new House initiative with activities and games all underlined by the idea of building a better community. The Houses will meet periodically throughout the school year. In the first meeting they will decide on a crest and quote for their house along with selecting a community service project for the year.       Read More »

School Messenger Notification System

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Greater Clark County Schools utilizes School Messenger, a quick alert messaging service, to communicate weather related closures/delays, emergencies, attendance, and general communications such as important school announcements or events. One feature of School Messenger is the ability to send text message alerts. In order to participate in the text message service, you must indicate your willingness to receive text messages ... Read More »

3rd Grade Chromebook Rollout

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Chromebooks are being rolled out to 3rd graders across the district! This week, third graders across the district will be using their Chromebooks for the first time. For information about your school’s scheduled rollout visit your school’s site or contact your school for more details.       Read More »

Riverside Elementary Back to School Picnic

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On August 28, Riverside Elementary held their “Aim for Excellence” Back to School Picnic. The event was a huge success thanks to the parents, community, and local businesses including Chuck E. Cheese, News and Tribune, Clark Memorial Hospital, Jeffersonville Fire Department, Oak Park Conservancy and many more! Also, a big thank you to the Jeffersonville High School boys’ soccer team ... Read More »

Parkview Middle School NJHS Volunteers at the Humane Society

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Members of the Parkview Middle School National Junior Honor Society recently volunteered at the Clark CountyHumane Society.Students collected old newspapers and made dog/cat toys which were donated to the organization. Students earned one hour of community service for volunteering at the organization. All members are required to obtain ten service hours. The Parkview Middle School NJHS will be working on ... Read More »