Hard hats, hammers, paint brushes, and ladders have been seen on the Trigg County Public School campus this summer!
Construction of the new Primary School addition is nearly completed and school will begin as scheduled on Wednesday, August 6, 2014.
Current plans are for the new entrance drive for the Primary School to be open. CarRider Pro is a new pickup system that will be put in place for students in Preschool – 5th grade for parent/guardian pickup at the end of the school day. This system uses encoded vehicle tags that are assigned to each student in the CarRider system and is cross referenced to parents or guardians that are responsible for their pickup after school each day. As parents enter the entrance drive, CarRider Pro will automatically detect each tag as it enters the pickup zone and identifies all students linked to it. Students will be arranged in groups to expedite the loading process. Trigg Co. School staff members will still assist with ensuring that children are matched with the correct parent/guardian. CarRider Pro will record the time that each vehicle leaves the pickup area.
Trigg County Public Schools is expanding the preschool program for 4 year old children who reside within the county. Preschool classes will begin in mid-August and transportation will be provided. For more information about Preschool, contact Beth Sumner, Assistant Superintendent, at 270-522-6075.
Open House Schedule
Trigg Co. Primary School Open House will be on July 31 from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. in the Cafeteria.
Trigg Co. Intermediate School Open House will be on July 31 from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. in the Middle School Gym. Parents/Guardians should enter from the Middle School Main Entrance.
Trigg Co. Middle School – Aug. 4 from 5:00 – 6:30 p.m.
Trigg Co. High School – Aug. 4 from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
The Trigg County Public School website will be an additional source of information. www.trigg.kyschools.us
Trigg County Public Schools consist of four schools, conveniently located on one campus. The Board of Education office is located at 202 Main Street, directly across the street from the campus. The phone number is (270) 522-6075. Mr. Travis Hamby is the school district Superintendent. Mrs. Beth Sumner is Assistant Superintendent of Instruction. Mr. James Mangels is the Director of Student Support Services and Personnel and Mrs. Tina Peery is the Director of Special Education.
Trigg County Schools offers breakfast and lunch at the “Wildcat Diner” cafeteria. Meal prices for student breakfast are $1.00 and $1.60 for lunch. Free and reduced meals are also available. For information, contact Mrs. Paula Dickerson, our School Food Service Director at (270) 522-2228.
Trigg County Primary School is located at 205 Main Street. Grade levels consist of Preschool through 2nd grade. Ms. Ann Taylor is the Primary School Principal. Students are provided a broad foundation in reading, language arts, math, and units. For additional information, contact the Primary School at (270) 522-2220.
Trigg County Intermediate School consists of 3rd through 5th grade. The Intermediate School, with Mr. Brian Futrell as its Principal, is housed in the same building as our Primary School. The Intermediate School offers students activities such as 4-H and a Conservation program. More information can be obtained by calling the same phone number as the Primary School, (270) 522-2220.
Trigg County Middle School is located at 206 Lafayette Street. Grade levels consist of 6th through 8th grades. Mrs. Kristi Miller is the Middle School Principal. Along with classes that offer academic excellence, our middle school provides a number of extracurricular activities. The middle school’s phone number is (270) 522-2210.
Trigg County High School located at 203 E. Main Street consists of grades 9 through 12 with Mr. Shannon Burcham as the Trigg County High School Principal. The high school offers a diverse curriculum to its students. With courses such as technology, agriculture, AP college level classes, marketing, and pre-engineering, students can prepare themselves for their future. More information can be obtained by contacting the high school at (270) 522-2200.
The Family Resource Center is located in room # 54 of the Primary/Intermediate School. Mrs. Ashley Hunter is the Coordinator. Services include after-school and summer programs and assistance with clothing and school supplies. The Center can be reached by calling (270) 522-2220. The Youth Service Center located at 219 Main Street; with Mrs. Laura Shelton as the Youth Service Coordinator, is a liaison service for the school to work with students and families. For information on services provided, contact the center at (270) 522-6075.
Trigg County Schools offer a fleet of buses to provide transportation through out Trigg County. The Transportation Department can be reached at (270) 522-2235.
The first school day for students for the 2014-2015 year is Wednesday, August 6th. Please visit the Trigg County Schools website at www.trigg.kyschools.us. Our website offers additional information on our schools, including the school year calendar, student supply lists, and sporting events schedules. In addition you can find information about Trigg County Public Schools on Facebook or follow Mr. Hamby on Twitter.