Board of Education Special Meeting Notice: February 28
The Clark County Board of Education Special Meeting will be on Wednesday, February 28, 2024, at 5:30 p.m. The primary meeting will be held at the Clark County Board of Education at 1600 W. Lexington Avenue, Winchester, KY.
The meeting is open to the public.
Cardinal Virtual Academy 2024-25 Application Form Now Open
Jamie Keene Selected as Interim Director of Pupil Personnel and Student Support Services
Clark County Public Schools would like to announce that Mr. Jamie Keene has been named Interim Director of Pupil Personnel and Student Support Services. Mr. Keene has been a part of Clark County Public Schools since 2010, when he became an Assistant Principal at George Rogers Clark High School. He held that position for 11 years and was named Principal of GRC in 2021. After two years as principal, he accepted the position of Director of Innovation and Alternative Programs.
“I am excited for the opportunity to continue to build positive relationships with students, families, and the community to help serve the students of Clark County Schools," he said.
Congratulations, Mr. Keene!
Camps and Activities for Clark County Kids This Summer
There are numerous exciting opportunities for kids in Clark County this summer! To view a webpage with some fantastic information, please click here!
Dual Credit Webinar at BCTC Winchester-Clark County
BCTC Winchester-Clark County will host a Dual Credit Webinar on February 5, 2024. See the image for additional information.
Christy Fulks Bush Hired as New Director of Community Schools Initiative
Clark County Public Schools announces Christy Fulks Bush as our new Director of Community Schools Initiative.
A long-time employee of CCPS, Christy will transition from her current role as Director of Pupil Personnel into her new position in the upcoming months.
A 1985 graduate of George Rogers Clark High School, Christy is a life-long resident of Clark County. She began her educational career as a Language Arts and Social Studies teacher at Conkwright Middle School, where she was awarded Clark County Teacher of the Year.
She has been a school administrator at Strode Station Elementary and as the interim at both the Clark County Preschool and the Phoenix Academy.
While at Central Office, Christy has served as Title I Specialist, District Assessment Coordinator, SBDM Coordinator, Perkins Coordinator, and served on many committees, in addition to being Director of Pupil Personnel. Christy is a state board member for the Kentucky DPP Board of Directors.
Christy is a proud and vocal supporter of education and her community. “I am so excited to begin a new position within our public-school system," she said. "I will continue to bridge the gap between our community and schools as we align all of the great services that we have in Clark County to improve student outcomes. We are stronger together.”
Welcome to your new role as Director of Community Schools Initiative, Christy Bush.
Dr. Jennifer Muncy Hired as New Director of Food Services
Clark County Public Schools welcomes Dr. Jennifer Muncy as our new Director of Food Services. Long-time director Becky Lowry will retire in December.
For the past decade, Dr. Muncy has served as an administrator, with seven years as an assistant high school principal in Madison County, and the last three as the Academy Coach for the Academies of Lexington at Frederick Douglass High School.
Dr. Muncy began her career in public education in 2004 as a Business and Marketing teacher after leaving the private sector, where she worked as an auditor for General Motors Acceptance Corporation for seven years.
During her 10 years as a teacher, she was an FBLA advisor, senior class sponsor, ran a school bank, and was CTE lead teacher.
In 2021, she was elected to serve on the Kentucky Association of School Administrators Board of Directors and Executive Policy Committee. Additionally, she is a member of the Kentucky Women in Educational Leadership and has served as a co-chair on the Coalition to Sustain the Education Profession task force. Dr. Muncy is a proud and vocal supporter of public education.
“I am looking forward to this opportunity to serve the students of Clark County Schools as we continue to meet their nutritional needs, build relationships, and provide excellent service from our Food Service Department,” she said.
Dr. Muncy will officially begin her duties Dec. 1. Until Mrs. Lowry’s retirement in late December, she will work alongside Dr. Muncy to ensure a smooth transition. All of CCPS appreciates and values Mrs. Lowry’s dedication to Clark County Schools for so many years, and we wish her all the best in retirement.
Welcome to Clark County Public Schools, Dr. Jennifer Muncy!
BOE Seeking Proposals for Audit, Depository Service, and Investment
The Clark County Board of Education is seeking proposals from local CPA firms to audit financial statements of the Board for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2023. If you are interested in preparing a proposal for audit services, you may stop by the Board of Education at 1600 West Lexington Avenue, Winchester, KY, to pick up a proposal packet or request a packet via email. Please contact Mrs. Aleisha Ellis, Director of Finance, at 859-744-4545, ext. 1060 for more information or questions. Proposals will be accepted at the Board of Education until Friday, April 7, 2023, by 4:00 P.M. EST.
The Clark County Board of Education is seeking proposals from financial institutions for primary depository services for the period of July 1, 2023 to June 30, 2024. A branch location must be in Winchester, KY. If you are interested in preparing a proposal for banking services, you may stop by the Clark County Board of Education office located at 1600 West Lexington Avenue, Winchester, KY to pick up a proposal packet or request a packet via email. Please contact Mrs. Aleisha Ellis, Director of Finance/Treasurer, at 859-744-4545, ext. 1060 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or questions. The Clark County Board of Education will accept proposals through Friday, April 7, 2023, by 4:00 P.M. EST.
The Clark County Board of Education is seeking proposals from financial institutions for investment of our operations account and current bond proceeds, which must be layered according to the construction draw schedule. If you are interested in preparing a proposal for investment services, you may stop by the Clark County Board of Education office located at 1600 West Lexington Avenue, Winchester, KY to pick up a proposal packet or request a packet via email. Please contact Mrs. Aleisha Ellis, Director of Finance/Treasurer, at 859-744-4545, ext. 1060 or email@example.com more information or questions. The Clark County Board of Education will accept proposals through Friday, April 7, 2023, by 4:00 P.M. EST.
FY2022 Annual Financial Statement and Vendor Summary Now Available
Clark County Public Schools' Unaudited Annual Financial Statement and Vendor Summary for the FY2022 (July 1, 2021 to June 30, 2022) is published on the CCPS Finance Dept. website, viewable at https://clarkschools.net/en-US/finance-e2c3c77a/reports-eb241dbe. A printed copy is available for viewing in the Finance Department located at the CCPS Board of Education office, 1600 W Lexington Ave, Winchester, KY 40391.
CCPS is in need of Bus Drivers!
Apply Online or call our Transportation Dept. at 859-744-5620
Gail Ricketts Hired as Childcare Director of The Cardinals Nest
CCPS is excited to welcome Mrs. Gail Ricketts as the new Childcare Director of The Cardinals Nest Early Learning Center! Mrs. Ricketts earned her Director's Credentials and CDA from Morehead State University in 2017. She held tenured positions at Bluegrass Children's Academy and Creative Beginnings Childcare Centers, with over a decade of experience in infant and toddler care
Mrs. Ricketts was born and raised in Clark County and proudly graduated from George Rogers Clark High School. She resides in Winchester with her husband Brett and their three children: Ella, Brantley, and Avaree. In her free time, she loves camping, fishing, anything outdoor-related, and traveling to new places with her family and friends
Mrs. Ricketts wants everyone to know that she is "Beyond EXCITED to be serving Clark County as the Director of The Cardinals Nest Early Learning Center!"