News & Announcements

Barren County Excels at National Beta Conventions

Barren County Schools were well represented at both the National Junior Beta and Senior Beta Conventions this summer in New Orleans, LA at the New Orleans Morial Convention Center. Click the link above to see details.   

Red Cross Youth Sports League

Red Cross Youth Sports League will begin registration for Fall Ball now through August 15th. Registration forms and coach's applications will be available at back to school bashes for each participating elementary school. Forms can also be downloaded and sent, with payment, to Red Cross Elementary. Please direct any questions or concerns to We look forward to a great season!  Click the link above to download the regisration forms. 

Kindergarten Reading and Math Screenings

Reading and Math Screenings

 Reading and math screenings for students entering kindergarten this year will be held on Thursday July 28th and Friday July 29th. To sign-up your child for a time, please go to

We are so excited for the upcoming school year! We will be holding two days of reading and math screenings to better meet your child's unique learning needs. Please look over the available dates and times and sign-up your child for a time that is most convenient for you both. You only need to sign up for one day/time. If you have any questions, please email Mrs. Clifford at We look forward to meeting you and your child. We are going to have a great year together! See you soon! The NJE Kindergarten Team



North Jackson Elementary Back to School Bash at Ralphie's Fun Center

North Jackson Elementary Back to School Bash 
at Ralphie's Fun Center - August 8, 2016

Session 1 (grades K, 1, 2 and 3)
5:30  - 6:45 pm

Meet the teachers:
1st Grade - 5:30 - 6:00 - Rooms 1 and 2
2nd Grade - 6:15 - 6:45 - Rooms 1 and 2 
3rd Grade - 6:15 - 6:45 - Rooms 6 and 7

Session 2 (grades 4, 5 and 6) 
7:30 - 8:45 pm

Meet the teachers:
4th Grade - 7:30 - 8:00 - Rooms 1 and 2
5th Grade - 7:30 - 8:00 - Rooms 6 and 7
6th Grade 8:15 - 8:45 - Rooms 1 and 2


2016-2017 Back-To-School Information

The Barren County Schools are hosting many back-to-school events as we welcome students back to school in August. These events provide information for our students and families for a smooth beginning to the school year.  Please plan on joining your child's school to learn more about the school year, bus schedules, classroom teachers, lunch program, and information about after-school programs.

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