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Fern Creek launched as 15th Academies of Louisville school
Fern Creek High School joined the list of JCPS schools becoming an academy and giving their students hands-on career experiences.
Published September 12, 2019 at 6:37 PM
Telemedicine comes to three Jefferson County Public Schools
With a webcam, some special equipment, and the help of a school nurse, it's like the Norton provider who is miles away is right there in the room.
Published September 11, 2019 at 6:06 PM
JCPS board approves property tax hike
Under Superintendent Marty Pollio's proposal, the rate for a $100,000 home would be about $11 more per year
Published September 11, 2019 at 6:30 AM
Telemedicine available at some JCPS schools
Thanks to a collaboration between Norton Healthcare and JCPS, some students have access to online medical care while at school.
Published September 8, 2019 at 11:11 PM
Newburg Middle School learn just how much Words Matter
Newburg Middle School worked on its culture and climate with “Words Matter.”
Published September 6, 2019 at 6:27 PM
Improving school safety in NAFC schools could mean a tax increase
Depending on the rate chosen, it could bring in between $1.7 and $3.3-million a year.
Published September 4, 2019 at 8:09 PM
John Schnatter donates $1 million to historically black Simmons College
The donation comes months after John Schnatter departed Papa John's in the aftermath of using a racial slur on a conference call.
Published September 4, 2019 at 6:55 PM
Shelby County students return to class late due to construction delays
Shelby County Schools returned to class after construction delays caused them to push back the start of the school year.
Published September 3, 2019 at 6:59 PM
JCPS bus driver allegedly attacked by brother and father of student
Teamster Local Union 783 President John Stovall says the driver returned to the bus and dropped all students off following alleged attack.
Published August 30, 2019 at 6:52 PM
Southern Indiana educators agree with state leaders’ call for hold harmless as ILEARN results loom
Students in the Hoosier state last spring all sat down to take a new kind of assessment test, ILEARN, leaving their traditional test, ISTEP, behind.
Published August 29, 2019 at 9:28 PM
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Shelby County High School celebrates before new school year
Shelby County High School teachers, counselors, bus drivers and staff who make a school year possible celebrated a culture of excellence Thursday.
Published August 29, 2019 at 7:10 PM
Get to know the newest JCPS board member
A day after being appointed to the vacant District 4 seat on the JCPS board, Joe Marshall's enthusiasm is contagious.
Published August 23, 2019 at 7:05 PM
Joe Marshall, West End School teacher, filling JCPS board seat
The Jefferson County Board of Education appointed Joseph Marshall to fill the open District 4 seat Thursday night.
Published August 23, 2019 at 7:11 AM
Teacher reassigned after student fight at Western High School
Students cell phones were rolling on the fight that led to the teacher reassignment.
Published August 22, 2019 at 6:43 PM
West Point Independent School Dist prepares for first day of school
West Point Independent Schools prepare for class following fears of closing.
Published August 19, 2019 at 7:03 PM
Clarksville Police patrol buses, drivers trying to illegally pass
Clarksville police cracking down on distracted drivers causing issues near bus stops.
Published August 16, 2019 at 6:49 PM
Move-In Day: UofL students say hello to dorms, goodbye to parents
WAVE 3 News photojournalist Michael Flynn chronicled a Thursday morning on UofL's campus, where students moved into the dorms ahead of their first days of colle
Published August 15, 2019 at 11:20 PM
Day one jitters were no match for all the excitement at JCPS
JCPS students, teachers and administrators were all buzzing on Wednesday as a brand new school year started across WAVE Country.
Published August 14, 2019 at 6:18 PM
Ahead of JCPS' first day, school district faces teacher shortage
One-hundred teaching positions are still open at JCPS. The first day of school is Wednesday.
Published August 13, 2019 at 6:49 PM
Lots of emotions surrounding the first day of school
Regardless of how old children are... it's not uncommon for kids to experience back to school anxiety.
Published August 13, 2019 at 6:09 PM
Norton Children’s safety tips for bus and car rides to school
Appointments are required.
Published August 2, 2019 at 10:22 AM
JCPS talks about plans for internal police force
For months, the district has been discussing how to move forward. Tuesday afternoon, they laid out what an in-house police force might look like.
Published July 31, 2019 at 12:07 AM
Community drives help combat growing school supply prices
The average family with kids in elementary through high school are projected to spend nearly $700 on back-to-school shopping this year.
Published July 26, 2019 at 11:52 PM
Indiana teachers battling lower pay than surrounding states
These concerns have been erupting on a state level, leading Governor Holcomb to create a commission to address the problem.
Published July 26, 2019 at 6:53 PM
City's budget woes affecting crossing guard help at some schools
Some area schools won't have any LMPD help at crosswalks this year because of the Metro's ongoing budget crisis.
Published July 25, 2019 at 12:41 AM
Positively WAVE: Westport Orchestra's Rock N' Warhawks release new video
The Westport Orchestra is most known for its innovative "Rock N' Warhawks" Electric Orchestra program, and its newest video is straight fire!
Published July 15, 2019 at 1:47 PM
Carroll County students explore opportunities related to ag career pathway
While many have grown up in farm families, that's not necessarily why they're going this route.
Published July 1, 2019 at 9:35 PM
JCPS student with cystic fibrosis graduates high school
Graduation is a giant accomplishment for any high school senior, but it's especially sweet for Atherton's Grace Hotkewicz.
Published June 10, 2019 at 8:58 PM
Anonymous donor gifts 200 ties to JCPS students ahead of graduation
The donor said he used to struggle as a student and wanted to give back.
Published June 7, 2019 at 6:20 PM
Group of black JCPS employees claim discrimination, file civil suit
A group of black JCPS workers claims they've been discriminated against at work.
Published June 6, 2019 at 7:10 PM
Go to college or eat? Rotary Club scholarships aim to help some JCPS seniors
The Rotary Club Promise Scholarship Program started in 2012, aimed at removing financial barriers for some JCPS students hoping to go to college.
Published May 30, 2019 at 8:08 PM
Education commish says existing resources could be used better
Education Commissioner Dr. Wayne Lewis acknowledged more resources are needed, but said existing resources could be used more effectively.
Published May 30, 2019 at 7:42 PM
Flash Dads strike again!
The local dads who've been sharing morning high-fives to JCPS students in recent years took their act to Semple Elementary School on Wednesday.
Published May 29, 2019 at 7:09 PM
JCPS senior wants to 'change the world' for other transgender students
As a high school freshman, Andrew Johnson began his transition from female to male, and now wants to end bullying for students.
Published May 28, 2019 at 7:46 PM
Brown student excels following dyslexia diagnosis
Kendahl is one of 10 valedictorians at Brown School.
Published May 22, 2019 at 6:17 PM
JCPS: Bus driver didn't intentionally drive away from student
The video from the driver's perspective shows the student wasn't at the designated stop in time.
Published May 17, 2019 at 7:23 PM
Compassionate schools project helps students deal with trauma, stress
The compassionate schools project at Portland Elementary school focuses on social and emotional learning as a means to boost overall performance.
Published May 6, 2019 at 6:25 PM