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Trigg County Public Schools

Exciting things are happening on the campus of Trigg County Public Schools this summer!
Construction of the new Primary School addition is underway and projected to be completed for the beginning of the 2014-15 school year. 
Open House Schedule
Trigg Co. Primary  and Intermediate School – July 31 from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. – This will be in the Trigg County Schools Cafeteria due to the construction project.
          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.
New Student Enrollment Day – For all students who will be enrolling at Trigg County Public School for the first time, parents can register their children on July 23rd from 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. in the Trigg County Schools Cafeteria. 
Students who should register:
-Students who recently moved into Trigg County
-Kindergarten students who did NOT attend K Registration in the spring
-Possible Preschool students (age 4)
Look for additional information about the new construction project in the next few weeks.  The Trigg County Public School website will be an additional source of information. 
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 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.