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A Year of Excellence for Scott County Schools

We have a lot to celebrate at Scott County Schools! The 2013-2014 school year was extraordinary for our district. While by no means exhaustive, this impressive list of accomplishments is truly something to celebrate.


Elkhorn Crossing ranked #1 in the state with 95% of students academic career ready


Ranked in the top 10% of the state for ACT scores


Northern Elementary named School of Distinction on KPREP assessment


Total enrollment of 1082 in Advanced Placement (AP) courses


5 students attended Governor's School for the Arts


18 students accepted to the Governor's Scholars Program


Attained a district college &/or career ready goal of 70.5, far exceeding the 55.9 target


30 students selected for the KMEA All-Sate Choir, the most of any high school in the state


8 students selected out of over 5000 auditions for the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA) Honor Choir in Jacksonville, Florida


6 students selected for the Kentucky Music Educators Association (KMEA) All-State Band


For the 18th year in a row, the 4th hour band at Scott County High School received top ratings of Distinguished and Distinguished Plus on the KMEA District 7 Assessment


Future Farmers of America (FFA) ranked a 2 Star FFA Chapter; 1 of 14 Kentucky chapters recognized at the national level


3 FFA students named Grand Champions at the Kentucky State Fair


29 DECA students competed at the state level


19 DECA students advanced to international competition


40 middle school students selected to compete in the Kentucky United Nations Assembly (KUNA)


KUNA students won Outstanding Cultural Display and Delegation of Excellence awards


Garth Elementary Robotics Team place first in state Student Technology Leadership Program (STLP) competition


Two teams from Elkhorn Crossing competed in the VEX Robotics international competition in California


Eastern Elementary's Academic Team placed first in the District 66 Governor's Cup competition


Western Elementary's Academic Team placed first in the District 65 Governor's Cup competition


The SCHS Academic Team placed first in the District Governor's Cup competition


Elkhorn Crossing received the Winner's Circle Award


Eastern Elementary received highest state honors for the "First in Math" program


SCHS Football Team won the state championship with a 15-0 record


SCHS Boys Bowling Team won the state championship


SCHS Softball won the state championship


SCHS Boys Basketball team was runner-up in state championship


Billy Tom Sargent named Mr. Golf for the second year


Kim Thompson was named KVCA Coach of the Year


SCHS Dance Team named National Champion in Varsity Variety and Varsity Pom


District and Regional champions in a number of other sports programs


More drama productions in elementary, middle, and high school than any other year


Northern Elementary Energy Investigators recognized by the National Energy Education Development (NEED) Project during their national conference in Washington, D.C.


First and second place winners in the state STLP competition


Board approval of a new high school


3478 volunteers donated 53,197 hours to Scott County Schools

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