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Education

  • Perry Central announces snow make-up plan

    LEOPOLD – Due to the number of snow days experienced by Perry Central Community School this winter, the Indiana Department of Education has approved the following schedule for the remainder of the school year.

    School will be in session Monday, April 6 (today), with extended hours. Today through Thursday, May 7, school will begin 15 minutes earlier and buses will depart 15 minutes later in the afternoon. The morning bus schedule will remain the same since students arrive on campus earlier than the current instructional day begins.

  • North Perry Head Start open house Friday

    LEOPOLD – The Lincoln Hills Development Corp. North Perry Head Start and Early Head Start are currently taking applications for enrollment for the 2015-16 school year.

    On Friday, April 10, interested family or community members are invited to attend an open house between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. Children may be enrolled at this time or just visit to learn more about Head Start. The North Perry Head Start Center is located next to Perry Central Community School in Leopold.

  • Menus Week of April 6-10

     

    *Breakfasts served with juice and milk, lunches served with milk.

     

    PERRY CENTRAL SCHOOLS

    Peanut butter and jelly sandwiches will be offered as third choice. Salads on Monday, Wednesday; subs on Tuesday, Thursday.

    Monday: BREAKFAST - Sausage bagel LUNCH - Country fried steak sandwich, gravy, mashed potatoes, green beans and pears.

    Tuesday: BREAKFAST - Blueberry muffin LUNCH - Corn dog, baked beans, peaches.

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  • Author Temple Grandin to speak April 9 at Brescia

    OWENSBORO, Ky. – Brescia University William R. Young Jr. Lecture Series will present Ph.D. Temple Grandin at 7 p.m. April 9 at St. Stephen Cathedral. This event is free and open to the public.

    Grandin is an innovator, author and activist and is considered one of the most accomplished and well-known adults with autism in the world. Grandin is considered a philosophical leader of both the animal-welfare and autism-advocacy movements.

  • Shane Weedman earns dean’s list honor at IUS

    CANNELTON – Shane Weedman, son of Jimmy and Robin Weedman of Cannelton, was recently awarded recognition on the Indiana University Southeast dean’s list for fall semester.

    Weedman is currently a senior and earned the distinction for his high scholastic achievement.

  • American Legion Ladies Auxiliary scholarship deadline Wednesday

    TELL CITY – Tell City American Legion Ladies Auxiliary Post 213 is accepting scholarship applications for two $500 scholarships to be awarded to Perry County students.

    To be eligible, applicants must have a parent or grandparent who is a member of the American Legion Post 213 or Unit 213, or be a junior member of the Auxiliary or Sons of the American Legion member for the past two years and have current dues paid.

  • Perry County Learning Academy enrolling students

    TELL CITY – The Perry County Learning Academy is currently enrolling high school students and adults who wish to earn a high- school or a general-equivalency diploma. 

    Interested individuals who were unable to graduate high school with their class but would like to earn a diploma may call Perry County Learning Academy  at (812) 547-6942 or visit from 8 to 11 a.m. Monday through Friday, at the Schergens Center in Tell City.

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  • Delta Kappa Gamma to meet Monday at Perry Central

    LEOPOLD – Alpha Phi Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma will meet at 6 p.m. Monday, Apr. 13, at Perry Central Community School.

    Area educators are welcome to attend a Technology Petting Zoo to experience educational technology and applications at 6:30 p.m. in the Perry Central Junior-Senior High School library.

    Those interested in attending are asked to send email to Diane Plassmeyer at dplassmeyer@pccs.k12.in.us.

    Light refreshments will be served. Hostesses are Stephanie Walsh and Diane Plassmeyer.