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Fall Festival Vendor Application Fall Festival

Are you interested in being a vendor at our upcoming Fall Festival on November 8th.  Click HERE to download a vendor application.  We look forward to having you be a part of our community event.

Local schools fare well in launch of new 5-star accountability system

Overall Pulaski County school officials are pleased with the district's performance during the 2018-19 school year. 

"We again had another extremely successful year in student achievement," Pulaski County Schools Superintendent Patrick Richardson said, "even with a lot of changes and unknowns. Our teachers and staff work hard every day making sure our students and schools are the best they can be."

View the complete article in the October 1, 2019 Commonwealth Journal

Five Kentucky public schools named 2019 Blue Ribbon winners

KDE Media Advisory (Frankfort, KY):  The U.S. Department of Education (USED) named give Kentucky public schools as 2019 National Blue Ribbon Schools, based on their overall academic excellence.   The five Kentucky schools and their districts are:  Barret Traditional Middle School - Jefferson County, East Valley Elementary School - Morgan County, Murray Elementary School - Murray Independent, Perryville Elementary School - Boyle County, and Shopville Elementary School - Pulaski County

Fall Book Fair is coming soon Arctic Book Fair Logo

Our Fall Book Fair is October 17th - 25th.  Students will visit the Book Fair during their library class and additional times with their teacher's permission.  There is a wide selection of books and merchandise available.  We also have a Teacher Wish List board set up, if you are interested in supplying selected books for your child's classroom.  Just stop by the library to shop the Fall Book Fair. 

Scholastic is also now offering the eWallet payment option.  This is a safe, convenient payment option where you can go online and load money to your child’s account.  If you do not have cash on hand, or do not want to send your child to school with cash, you can utilize eWallet.  To get started, visit our school’s Book Fair homepage with the link below.   

You can shop our online fair too!  There are more titles available online.  Items you order online will be shipped to your home.  Click HERE to order online.  

Book Fair will be open on October 17th during Parent Teacher Conferences, as well as October 24th during our Reading & Math Carnival.