Alert: McLean County Schools will NOT be in session on January 2, 2015.

Livermore Elementary News

Seasons Greetings

We would like to wish you all a very Merry Christmas!!

 

Jan. 2, 2015

School will NOT be in session on Jan. 2, 2015. School will resume on Jan. 5, 2015.

2015-16 Calendar Approved

At the December 18th board meeting, the school board approved the 2015-2016 school calendar. Please feel free to use this document to make vacation plans for the up-coming year.

 

 

 

 

SBDM Rescheduled

The SBDM meeting on December 17 was rescheduled due to a lack of quorum. The rescheduled meeting will take place on January 7, 2015.

A Few Ugly Sweaters!!

 

 

 

 

 

Just a few of the members of Livermore School who wore an "ugly" sweater last Friday.

Ugly Sweaters - Beautiful Smiles!

 

Christmas Program

Join us!!

December 9, 2014

6:30 PM

K - 5th Grades will

perform

 

WOW!!

WOW!!!!!

Livermore Elementary Students

gave of their spare change

AND

donated $625.33 to

Juvenile Diabetes Research!!!

Thank you students!

Diabetes Awareness Month

In Honor of

Diabetes Awareness Month

Nov. 17-21

Mon. - "Blue" out diabetes - dress in blue day

Tues. - "Sock" it to diabetes - crazy sock day

Wed. - "Tip your hat" for a cure - crazy hat day

Thurs. - "Our school wants a cure" - wear school colors

Fri. - "Team Up" to cure diabetes - dress in your favorite team attire

Veteran's Day Recognition

Please join us as we honor our Veterans on Nov. 11

@ 8:15 a.m.

in the gymnasium.

Breakfast reception to follow for the Veterans and their guest.

Red Ribbon Week

Mon. - I Elect To Be Drug Free (Wear Red, White & Blue)

Tues. - I'm Too Bright To Do Drugs (Wear Bright Colors)

Wed. - Sock It To Drugs (Wear Crazy Socks)

Thurs. - Unite Against Drugs (Wear School Shirts)

Fri. - Follow Your Dreams Don't Do Drugs (Wear Pajamas)

Safe Schools Week

KY Safe Schools Week

Oct. 20 - 25, 2014

Take the pledge at:

http://www.kycss.org/leanpledge/index.php

Fall Festival

Oct. 16, 2014

5:00 - 7:00 pm

Games, Food

Tickets 10 for $5

Bring the family!!!

 

KACo Visit in October

McLean County Judge Executive Kelly Thurman and Angie Smith

For:

Suggesting that Livermore School's 3rd/4th grade students  participate in the Kentucky Association of Counties presentation of their "County Government Booklet". This event will help students learn about the importance of elected county officials and the role each plays within the county.

Mark Wayne Adams, the illustrator of the book, will also speak with the students.

ExploreLearning Grant

Tiffany Logsdon, 2nd Grade Math Teacher at Livermore Elementary School, will be utilizing the Relfex Educator Grant Program for the 2014-15 academic year. Janet Penrod submitted the application for this grant.  The grant is valued at $1625.00 and is an online based program.

ExploreLearning Reflex is a revolutionary research-based system that enables students of all abilities in grades 2-8 to develop instant, effortless recall of math facts in all four operations. 

 

 

Book Fair

Book Fair

September 15-19, 2014

Open during the

Parent/Teacher

Conferences on 9/18 until 9:00 pm

Come find a good book to read!

 

Parent Teacher Conferences

September 18, 2014

3:15 - 9:15 PM

Letters are being sent home by the classroom teachers for scheduling a time.

 

 

Dollar General Literacy Foundation Youth Literacy Grant

Livermore Elementary wishes to say "Thank You" to Mr. Crowe for applying for the Dollar General Grant.  Livermore School received a $2000.00 grant that will be used to purchase library books and classroom subscriptions to the Ranger Rick magazine.

 

MDA Challenge

Livermore Elementary Challenges Calhoun Elementary, Marie Gatton Elementary, MCMS, MCHS and Central Office to the ice bucket challenge for MDA!

 

Schawns Food Partners With Sacramento PTO

Starting September 1st we will be partnering with Schwans to raise money for the PTO. Be sure to share this with all your friends and family. We can benefit from any sale in the U.S. As long as they use our campaign ID number.
For more details on how you can get involved and and to obtain an ID number, go to the link below.

www.schwans-cares.com

 

August, 2014 SBDM Meeting

The MGP-Sacramento Site Based Council will hold its regular monthly meeting on Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 4:40 PM in the conference room across from the main office.  All interested are invited to attend.

Grandparent Financial Assistance

Many Thanks!!!

Thank you BF Evans Ford for providing our lunch on Monday.  We appreciate what you do for our school!

Thank you Independence Bank for providing each of us with a great T-shirt! We will wear it with pride.

Thank you to the women's SS class for sponsoring a Boo Hoo! Yahoo! breakfast for our Kindergarten parents.

 

We greatly appreciate all of our community support!

S.T.O.P! TIPLINE …REPORT BULLYING “ONLINE”

McLean County Public Schools proudly announces the implementation of the “Safety Tipline Online Prevention” or STOP! Tipline.   The STOP! Tipline is designed for use as an "online" reporting/prevention tool which is provided free by the Kentucky Center for School Safety.   If students, parents or community members know of an unsafe situation in school (bullying, weapons, drugs or alcohol, etc.), they can anonymously pass on that information to school personnel by using this basic email format.

K Orientation & Open House

August 1

6:30 - 7:30

Kindergarten Orientation

&

Open House

 

Come out and meet your teachers!

Rosters & Supply Lists

Class Rosters

&

Supply Lists

are posted

County-Wide Back to School Bash

The County-Wide Back to School Bash is scheduled for Saturday, July 26th, from 8:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at the McLean County High School gym.  This event is open to Parents & Students of Kindergarten through 12th grade students who will be attending McLean County Schools this Fall.

Free school supplies and food will be available in addition to county church/business and informational booths.

Christmas for Kids will be hosting a Chicken sale.  Whole chickens will be available for sale by 10:00 a.m.

Report Cards

Just a reminder:

Report Cards may be picked up at the school June 3-5 from

10:00 - 12:00

Mr. Crowe's Livermore Elementary Pledge of Allegiance Speech
SBDM Parent Election

SBDM Parent Elections will be held on May 22, 2014 at 6:00 pm in the school cafeteria..  Nominations may be submittted to Livermore School until May 21 at 3:30 pm. If you have a child enrolled at Livermore Elementary next year (2014-15), you are eligible to vote in this election. Results of the election will be announced on May 22, 2014 at 6:15 pm in the school cafeteria.  Thank you for your interest in our school.

If You Are Happy....

Mrs. Penrod captured this impromptu performance in the gym this morning by some of the students.  What a great way to begin a rainy day!!

Let It Go!!
Just Take a Deep Breath!
Spring Cleaning For Susan Sanyu - Student In Africa
Kickin' that Test!!!
Livermore School Get Happy!!!!
Special Called Site Base Meeting

McLean County High School - SBDM will have a special called meeting Friday, May 2, 2014.  The sole purpose of this meeting is to approve the 2014-2015 Section 6 allocation and budget.  The meeting will take place in the conference room at the school beginning at 3:30 PM.  All are invited to attend.

Special Called SBDM Meeting

Marie Gatton Phillips - Sacramento SBDM will have a special called meeting Thursday, May 1, 2014.  The sole purpose of this meeting is to approve the 2014-2015 Section 6 allocation and budget.  The meeting will take place in the conference room at the school beginning at 4:00 PM.  All are invited to attend.

Independence Bank Awards a Record $85,250 in Area Scholarships
MCHS Blood Drive

There will be a blood drive by the Western Kentucky Regional Blood Center at McLean County High School, Friday, April 25, 8 AM – 3 PM.  Anyone wishing to be a donor should call the high school office (270-273-5257) and schedule their time slot.  All donors will receive a t-shirt for their donation.

 

Donor guidelines: All donors must be at least 17 or 16 years old with consent (available in the high school office), weigh at least 110 pounds, donors must check medications with center staff, donors should have eaten a good meal prior to donation, and must allow 56 days between donations.

ATTN FARMERS: Nominate MCPS to receive $25,000 Grant
Exciting news! Our school district has the opportunity to apply for a grant of up to $25,000 through the America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education program, but we need your help. Farmers can go online and nominate our school district to better our chances. Click the title above to find out more about the program & click here to nominate MCPS.  Thank you for all that you do to support McLean County students!! 
Harley Caraway Wows Crowd at Diddle Arena

McLean County High School freshman Harley Caraway stunned the crowd at the Kentucky Girls' State Tournament in Bowling Green on Wednesday night with a beautiful a capella performance of the national anthem.  After submitting a demo recording, Harley was chosen from among hundreds of students from across the state to perform at the KHSAA Girls' Sweet Sixteen.  Following the performance, basketball fans from across the state showed their appreciation for a job well done and she was asked by tournament organizers to please consider performing again in the future.  McLean County Public Schools are extremely proud of Harley and the way that she represented our district in this state event. 

 

Cheer!

 

 

MCMS CHEERLEADING will host an Open Gym for any student who will be entering 6th, 7th, or 8th grade at MCMS in the fall of 2014. Open gym dates will be Monday, March 17, 24, and 31. Info packets are available at the office.

Parent Teacher Conferences

March 11

  1st Grade                       3:15 - 9:15 pm

  4th & 5th Grades            3:15 - 6:15 pm

March 13

  Kindergarten, 2nd, 3rd    3:15 - 9:15 pm

  4th & 5th Grades            3:15 - 6:15 pm

  Headstart

Dr. Seuss Day Rescheduled

Celebrate Dr. Seuss Day on March 13

Students who eat breakfast in the cafeteria will be served Green Eggs & Ham.  There will also be a special guest - The Cat in the Hat!

Students are encouraged to dress as their favorite Dr. Seuss character.

I Love To Read Day

I Love To Read Day

February 25

Students may wear PJs or any Dr. Seuss shirt!

February 14th and 17th Designated as Make-up Days
MCHS Rock-A-Teens Radio Show

 

 

MCHS Rock-A-Teens Grayson Bryant, Chloe Dempsey, Gretchen Vandiver, and Emily Burden will be guests on the "Good Ole Morning Show" on WBIO. 94.7 this Friday at 8:00 a.m. Each student will have an opportunity to sing live his or her songs that they will perform during the Saturday February 22nd show with Marty Brown. Listeners can tune in to 94.7 FM radio or enjoy via computer by logging on WBIO.com.

 Rock-A-Teens' next performance will be Saturday February 22nd at 12:00 noon in the auditorium of McLean County High School. Tickets are available for $5 in the front office of MCHS from 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. 

District Calendar Adjustments Needed For Snow Days
2nd Nine Weeks Awards

2nd Nine Weeks Awards

2nd Nine Weeks Awards

2nd Nine Weeks Awards

2nd Nine Weeks Awards

2nd Nine Weeks Awards

2nd Nine Weeks Awards

2nd Nine Weeks Awards

January 21st and February 14th Designated as Make-up Days
Updated Basketball Schedule

On Saturday December 21st a wind storm damaged a portion of the High School's gym roof that caused water to leak onto the gym floor and other areas around the gym. The gym floor received major water damage. The reminder of the High School's home games scheduled for 2013-14 basketball season will be played at alternate locations.
 

Click on title to see the updated 2013-14 basketball schedule for locations for home games.

PTO & Art Show

PTO & Student Art Show

April 24

6:00 pm

Livermore School

Hooked on Science

Hooked on Science

Tuesday, May 6

Livermore Elementary Gym

**Date change: This event has been rescheduled.  It will now occur during the school day.            

Wulfe Brothers to Visit

Wulfe Brothers

May 1 @ 8:00 am

 

 

Family Movie Night Rescheduled

The Family Movie Night scheduled for August 1st will be rescheduled for October. Teachers will have their classrooms open on August 1st, so parents and students are invited to visit with us that evening. 

2014-15 Supply Lists

Cheerleading Tryouts
MCMS Cheerleading Clinic and Tryouts
April 14-18, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday
MCMS Gym 3:00-5:00
 
Preschool/Head Start Registration

The Preschool and Head Start Program is currently taking applications for the 2014-2015 school year.  These programs serve three and four year old children who qualify based on income or disability status.  If you have a three or four year old child and are interested in determining their eligibility for the program or would like more information, please contact the Family Advocates, Leah Jones (Calhoun and Sacramento) at 270-273-0094 or Bethanney McPherson (Livermore) at 270-278-9693.

Kindergarten Pre-Registration

Any parent who has a child that will be 5 years old by October 1, 2014, and will be starting Kindergarten this fall is asked to pre-register their child if they have not already done so.  Pre-registration can be completed in the office at the school the child will attend Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.  If available, please bring your child's birth certificate and social security card.

Graduation Date Set By School Board

Last Day for Students May 28th.  Graduation set for Thursday, May 29th.