District News

NORTH HARDIN HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS SHOW THEIR LOVE & COMPASSION nhhs football story on WDRB
HCS SEEKS INPUT ON 2019-20 PROPOSED SCHOOL CALENDAR 19-20 calendar survey

The calendar committee has proposed three options for the 2019-20 school calender.  The Board of Education will make the final decision regarding the school calendar.  

HCS SURPLUS AUCTION HAS BEEN MOVED TO THE RAIN DATE surplus auction moved to rain date

Expected rain and storms on original date moved auction to November 2.

STATEMENT FROM HCS SUPERINTENDENT TERESA MORGAN REGARDING WEEKEND AUTOMOBILE ACCIDENT hcs family

The following is a statement from Hardin County Schools about the passing of students in a weekend automobile accident.

GET READY FOR KINDERGARTEN Kindergarten readiness

GET READY!!! Ready for Kindergarten! CLICK HERE for helpful tips to prepare your four and five year old for Kindergarten!

JOHN HARDIN HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS TO LEAD ORGAN DONATION AWARENESS CAMPAIGN jhhs ffa organ donation awareness
KET FORUM ADDRESSES COLLEGE & CAREER PATHWAYS FEATURES HCS SUPERINTENDENT Teresa Morgan on KET (photo courtesy of KET)

Mrs. Morgan will discuss the HCS Work Ethic Certification and other HCS initiatives that are leading the way in Kentucky (photo courtesy of KET).

KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION RELEASES STATE ASSESSMENT DATA state assessment graphic

"We continue to do right by students ... These assessments are just one of many tools that we use to focus on individual student growth.  MAP tests, learning checks, formative assessments and regular classroom exams are all still the best indicators of how students are performing.”  HCS Superintendent Teresa Morgan.  

EAST HARDIN ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL PHILLIP PIKE NAMED INTERIM PRINCIPAL AT WEST HARDIN MIDDLE SCHOOL Phillip Pike

Phillip Pike has served Hardin County Schools since 2002.  He wil start his new role next week.  

FOUR HCS STUDENTS EARN NATIONAL MERIT SEMIFINALIST STATUS national merit

These four students are in an elite group of only 16,000 high school seniors.

HCS STUDENTS WILL BENEFIT FROM CREATIVE PARTNERSHIP WITH HARDIN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY HCS HCPL LOGO

The Hardin County Schools / Hardin County Public Library partnership has a tradition of success for students.  These digital library cards will open new doors for students and enhance that already strong partnership. 

AREA SCHOOLS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT COOPERATE TO ENSURE STUDENT SAFETY making the safety video

Our area schools are fortunate to have our first responders.  They work hard to protect our students and staff.  

MIKE LAWSON IS THE NEW HCS DIRECTOR OF HUMAN RESOURCES AND TALENT RECRUITMENT mike lawson

Mr. Lawson will start his new duties soon.  HCS Superintendent Teresa Morgan will meet with the West Hardin Middle School Site-Based Decision Making Council to discuss the school’s leadership for the rest of the school year.

NEW REQUIREMENTS FOR HCS CONTRACTORS HCS Contractor Info

Click the link for more information on the new state law.

SAFE SCHOOL HELPLINE OFFERS CONFIDENTIAL REPORTING TOOL TO STUDENTS, PARENTS & COMMUNITY safe school helpline graphic

We strongly encourage everyone to tell school or district staff about safety issues, however, some people feel more comfortable doing that in a confidential manner.  There is a way to do that now.  

HCS TO HONOR FIVE AT DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI LUNCHEON ON SEPTEMBER 6 distinguished alumni 2018 1

A musician, educator, pharmacist, athletics trainer and engineer comprise this year's group of honorees.  

EXPLANATION OF HEPATITIS A VACCINE PROCEDURES hep a vaccine

We have heard some false rumors about the procedure around the Hepatitis A vaccine.  Please see the link for more information.  

UPDATED VOLUNTEERING PROCEDURES GO INTO EFFECT FOR UPCOMING SCHOOL YEAR volunteer

Please read the information carefully about changes in volunteer procedures

HCS CHILDCARE CENTER WILL OPEN THIS SUMMER preschool pic - north park

A new chidcare center will open this summer for HCS employees and full-time Elizabethtown Community and Technical College students.  

PUBLIC NOTICE FOR AMENDMENT TO STUDENT IMMUNIZATION SCHEDULE immunizations

Please read the details of what the state is now requiring.  This is an important matter.  We ask that all students have an updated and current certificate on file at school before the start of the 2018-19 school year.

LINK TO INFORMATION ABOUT PENSION REFORM pension forum

The Hardin County delegation of the Kentucky General Assembly held a forum at the Hardin County Schools Performing Arts Center about pension issues and their effect on state employees.  CLICK HERE to watch the forum.