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Work Ready Skills Advisory Committee Awards $6.84 Million for Barren Regional Technical Campus Project A reception was held on Saturday, February 4 to celebrate receiving the grant.

February 2, 2017 - The Barren County Board of Education, lead partner in the Barren Regional Technical Campus Project, has been awarded $6.84 million in the first round of Kentucky Work Ready Skills Initiative funding.  The Kentucky Work Ready Skills Initiative is aimed at building a highly trained, modernized workforce in the Commonwealth to meet the needs of employers and promote sustainable incomes for Kentuckians.

Barren County's String Orchestra String Orchestra

Please click here and fill out this form if you are interested in joining Barren County's fantastic string orchestra program. This is open to all Barren County elementary students at each of the 7 elementary schools. The class will meet twice a week, most likely during "specials" time at the elementary school. Please do not let finances keep your student from signing up. We will always make sure our BC kids' needs are met. Instrument rental night is set for Monday, August 14th from 4pm-6pm.

BCHS Students participate in GSA GSA students

BCHS seniors, Emi Jones and Nathaniel Clifford graduated on Saturday, July 8th from the Kentucky Center Governor's School for the Arts (GSA) at Centre College in Danville.  Emi and Nathaniel spent three weeks immersed in intense instruction in their art disciplines. Emi participated in the area of instrumental music and Nathaniel in the area of drama.

Barren County Youth Sport Camp Registrations Now Available BC Trojans Logo

The end of the school year is quickly approaching which means that it will be time for summer sports camps.  Registration for camps will be posted at this link as they become available.  Click the link above to find more information about dates, times & to download applications.  Check back often to see updated listings. 

DeVore Named Principal of Eastern Elementary School Erika DeVore

Mrs. Erika DeVore is a 2000 graduate of Barren County High School and a 2004 graduate of Georgetown College where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in English. Erika earned her Master’s in Principalship from WKU in 2008, and her Rank 1 as Supervisor of Instruction in 2016, also from WKU.

Erika began her teaching career at Grayson County High School in 2004 where she taught English at various levels and grades. While there, she served as the head cheerleading coach for 8 years, served as department head, and held various leadership roles. In 2014, Erika accepted the position of Clarkson Elementary Principal in Grayson County.

Open Enrollment

A record open enrollment day on July 13th allows us to welcome over 200 students to the BC Family!  It's not too late to join Barren County Schools for 5-Star preschool programs, challenging academic curriculum, engaging afterschool and athletic programs, in addition to the free breakfast and lunch programs.   Contact the Barren County School of your choice for more information.  The first day of BC students is August 10th.

Open Enrollment July 13th