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Baseball 46th District Champs
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Bass Fishing Team
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Boys Tennis
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MCSH FCCLA State Meeting 2019
Archery Team Seniors 2019
MCIS Amp Students at KSBA
President's Day Pic
Summer Food Service Program
Summer Food Service Program
Mercer Co. Schools is participating in the Summer Food Service Program beginning on Friday May 24 thru Wed. July 31, 2019.  Meals will be provided to all children ages 1 - 18 without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.  There will be no discrimination in the course of the meal service.  Meals will be provided on a first come, first serve basis.  The sites and times are listed in our attached flyer.  Read More
Mercer County Schools announces new Chief Academic Officer
Mercer County Schools announces new Chief Academic Officer
Mercer County Schools is excited to announce that Jason McAllister has been selected as the new Chief Academic Officer.  He started his career in education teaching English-Language Arts at the middle and high school levels before transitioning into administration.  For the past 14 years, he has served as Principal for Raceland Independent Schools and Worthington Elementary before going to Woodford County, Southside Elementary six years ago.  During his current stay at Southside, the school was recognized twice as a School of Distinction.  
Mr. McAllister has a degree in English Language Arts from Marshall University. He gained a Master’s Degree in School Administration and his Supervisor of Instruction certification from Morehead State. In addition, he has worked with many local and state school improvement groups including district review teams for AdvancED, serving on KASA committees, and curriculum development teams.  
Throughout his career, he has remained passionate about student learning, positive school culture and school improvement. Mr. McAllister is thrilled to be joining the team at Mercer County Schools.  He said, “The role of this position is extremely compelling.  My goal is to foster an environment of academic success through coaching, consulting, and development of school leaders and teachers.”
Mr. McAllister lives in Woodford County with his wife (an elementary teacher) and son.  He will begin July 1, 2019
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MCES Preschool & Head Start Screenings
MCES Preschool & Head Start Screenings
MCES Preschool & Head Start screenings will take place on May 10, and Aug. 9, 2019.  Please call Mercer Co. Elementary School for an appointment at (859) 733-7040.  For more information contact Cara Doyle, Preschool Coordinator at:

Please see downloadable flyer for additional details.
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Congratulations - Valvoline Teacher Achievement Award Winner - Ms. Kayla Garrett
Congratulations - Valvoline Teacher Achievement Award Winner - Ms. Kayla Garrett
Mercer Co. Elementary School Kindergarten Teacher Kayla Garrett has been selected as one of the 24 Valvoline Teacher Achievement Award Winners. Congratualtions Ms. Garrett!
(FRANKFORT, KY) – The Kentucky Department of Education and Valvoline Inc. have selected 24 outstanding Kentucky educators as recipients of the 2020 Valvoline™ Teacher Achievement Awards (TAA). These teachers qualify to compete for the 2020 Kentucky Teacher of the Year Award, which will be announced in May.

"Valvoline is pleased to once again honor and recognize 24 of Kentucky’s most outstanding teachers. These individuals play a critical role in preparing students for life after high school graduation, whether that be in college or the workforce,” said Daryl Love, Valvoline’s manager of community relations. 
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District Calendar Update for 2018 - 2019 School Year
District Calendar Update for 2018 - 2019 School Year
We have missed 4 days of school due to weather or illness.  We have used 3 of our NTI / "Titan Learning Days."  

Dec. 5th:  NTI instructional day
Jan. 22:  Canceled for weather
Jan. 24:  NTI instructional day
Jan 30:  Canceled for weather
Jan. 31:  NTI instructional day
Feb. 8th:  Closed for Illness
Mar 8th:  Closed for Weather

Added to the Calendar:
May 15:  Full Instructional Day (Was Early Release)
May 16:  Instructional Day
May 17:  Instructional Day (Early Release / Last Student day)
May 18:  Mercer Co. Senior High Graduation - 7 pm
May 20:  Teacher Work Day
May 21:  Teacher Work Day
May 22:  Closing Day
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MCES to Hold Kindergarten Screenings & Registration
MCES to Hold Kindergarten Screenings & Registration
Mercer County Elementary School will hold their annual Kindergarten Registration / Screenings on March 25th and May 13th, 2019.  Read More
2020 - 2021 Calendar Committee
2020 - 2021 Calendar Committee
Dear Parents, Guardians, Staff, and Community Members:

The Mercer County District Calendar Committee has begun the process of developing the 2020-2021 District Calendar.  The 2019-2020 school calendar was adopted by the board last year and is posted to our webpage at this LINK
If you have ideas or suggestions for the 2020-2021 calendar, please see the following information and contact one of our calendar committee members by visiting this LINK
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We're Hiring! - Bus Drivers & Cooks, Bakers, Cashiers
We're Hiring! - Bus Drivers & Cooks, Bakers, Cashiers
We have job openings for bus drivers and food service positions (cook/baker/cashier). These positions come complete with insurance and benefits.  Read More

Upcoming Events

Summer School

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Saturday, June 8, 2019

Monday, June 17, 2019

Mission Statement

Mercer County Schools promotes excellence in a positive academic, social and extra-curricular environment, emphasizing equity, diversity, safety and respect.
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