About the District

Last Updated: 11/9/2020 4:17 PM
Welcome to Barren County and the Barren County Schools.   Barren County is a rural school district recognized by the state as a growth district. We are located in South Central Kentucky near Barren River Lake State Resort Park and Mammoth Cave National Park.  To view our overview site to learn more about our schools, our career pathway areas, and community education, follow this link to learn more.

We have seven elementary schools, one middle school (7-8), a 9th grade transitional academy, and one high school (10-12).

We offer various other opportunities for Expanded Learning such as BAVEL, The Phoenix, a state of the art Area Technical (Vocational) School, and our College Street Campus.
To access our District and School Report Card sites please visit - http://www.barren.kyschools.us/Content/src

Contact any of our schools or departments for more information:

Austin-Tracy Elementary School
2477 Austin Tracy Rd.
Lucas, KY 42156
Principal: Joey Bunch
Secretary: Amber Proffitt
Counselor: Darla Beckham
FRYSC: Dana Salley (270) 646-4784
Cafeteria Info: Pam Staples - Mgr.
Barren Academy of Virtual and Expanded Learning (BAVEL)
WKU in Glasgow Regional Campus
500 Hilltopper Way
Glasgow, KY 42141
Co-Directors - Jeanelle McGuire, Phillip Napier, Melinda Owens;
Pam Carter, Hilary Mercer  -  Full Time Teachers;  Registrar - Linda Tinsley
Barren County Board of Education
Central Office - Glasgow Public Square
202 West Washington St.
Glasgow, KY 42141
Bo Matthews- Superintendent
Stephanie Spence- Administrative Assistant
Debby Browning/Brenda Campbell- Receptionists
Cortni Crews- Assistant Superintendent
Heather Gardner- Grant Writer
Patty Gentry - Volunteer Coordinator
Leigh Ann Allbright- Secretary
Kathy Burris- Director of Elementary Instruction
Scott Harper- Director of Instruction & Technology
Lacie Burks- Administrative Assistant
Sherri Perkins- Assistant/Instruction & Technology
Cynthia York- Director of Special Programs
Jamie Riley- Administrative Assistant
Anthony Frazier- Director of Pupil Personnel
Tammi Furlong- Attendance Associate
Joe Murley- Director of Finance
Amanda Nunn- Assistant Director of Finance
Charlene Jackson- Administrative Assistant
Victoria Hunley- Payroll Manager
Star McClard- Employee Benefits Coordinator
CheyAnne Fant- Director of Nutrition Services & 21st CCLC
Stacy Hammer - Nutrition Accounting & Compliance 
Lisa Yarberry - Nutrition Accounting & Compliance

Barren County Bus Garage
590 Harry King Rd.
Glasgow, KY 42141
Bud Tarry - Interim Director of Transportation
Sharon Curtis - Administrative Assistant
Jennifer London - Administrative Assistant
Barren County Community Education
21st Century Community Learning Centers, Barren Beyond the Bell 
Barren County Innovation Zone
475 Trojan Trail
Glasgow, KY 42141
Sonya Davis - Director


Barren County - Hillcrest Annex
1309 Roseville Rd.
Glasgow, KY 42141
Special Programs-
Teacher Consultant - Christa Middleton, Molly Caswell
School Psychologists - Dan Belding, Ann Epperson, Bridget Wilfert
CJ Fleming - ESL Assistant
Isela Furlong- ESL Assistant
Anthony Frazier- DPP/Director of Facilities 
Vivian Garrett- Administrative Assistant
Central Region Migrant Center-
April Harper- Regional Director
Bobbi Mayes- Regional Clerk
Becca Neal- Regional Advocate Assistant
Larissa Woodie - Regional Advocate
Tarsis Hicks- Regional Recruiter
Laney Deckard- Regional Recruiter
Connie Granados- Regional Recruiter
Taylor Glasscoe- Regional Recruiter
Sherry Stephens- Barren Co District Migrant Advocate
Barren County High School
507 Trojan Trail
Glasgow, KY 42141
Principal: Amy Irwin
Asst. Principal: Letitia Hughes
Asst. Principal: Lee Johnson
Secretary: Glenna Gardner
Bookkeeper: Jackie Nuckols & Kareena Mansfield
Attandance: Jill Bryant, Rose Burris
Counselors: Jill Leftwich, Carrie Bunch, Angie White
Counseling Office Secretary: Brandy Pendygraft
Counselors Office Fax (270) 629-2468
YSC: Ashley Moore (270) 651-6587
Tech Office- (270) 659-2875
Cafeteria Info: Angie Riddle- Centralized Kitchen Manager
Barren County Innovation Zone
475 Trojan Trail
Glasgow, KY 42141
Asst. Principal: 
Secretary: Belinda Dillon
Cafeteria Info: Angie Riddle

Barren County Middle School
555 Trojan Trail
Glasgow, KY 42141
Principal: Stacey Thomas
Asst. Principal: Olivia Dooley
Asst Principal: Jonathan DeVore
Secretary: Vickie Pace & Lena Carver
Bookkeeper: Lisa Austin
Registrar: Ashley Turner
Counselors: Melissa Bunch, Jason Rickard 
YSC: Jean Ann Emerson (270) 651-1077
Cafeteria Info: Angie Riddle- Centralized Kitchen Manager
Barren County Technology Center (ATC)
491 Trojan Trail
Glasgow, KY 42141
Principal: Ashley Burd

Barren County Trojan Academy
505 Trojan Trail
Glasgow, KY 42141
Principal: Daryl Murphy
Registrar: Sharon Young
Reception: Ericka Broady
Counselor: Nicole Jones
YSC:  Shelley Young (270) 629-5509
Cafeteria Info: Angie Riddle- Centralized Kitchen Manager
College Street Campus
304 College St.
Glasgow, KY 42141
Principal: Anthony Janes
Counselor: Cynthia Smith
Secretary: Amy Peden
Mental Health Coordinator:  Shawna Shartzer
Cafeteria Info: Phyllis McKinney - Mgr.
Eastern Elementary School
4601 New Salem Rd.
Glasgow, KY 42141
Principal: Erika Devore
Secretary: Tammy Jolly, Jackie Smith
Counselor: Haley Johnson
FRYSC: Felicia Montgomery (270) 678-4480
Cafeteria Info: Melissa Cumpton - Mgr.

Hiseville Elementary School
149 Cardinal Blvd.
Hiseville, KY 42152
Principal: Shari Alexander
Secretary: Micki Lindsey
Counselor: Michelle Murphy
FRYSC: Stephanie Decker (270) 453-4426
Cafeteria Info: Julie Crist - Mgr.

North Jackson Elementary School
2002 North Jackson Hwy.
Glasgow, KY 42141
Principal: Jeannie London
Assistant Principal: Leah Kate Pniewski 
Secretary: Alison Trigg, Emily Carver
Counselor: Sherry Waldrop
FRYSC: Bobbie Myers (270) 629-5388
Cafeteria Info: Ron Bowman- Mgr.

Park City Elementary School
45 Indian Mill Rd.-P.O. Box 45
Park City, KY 42160
Principal: Beth Davidson
Secretary: Tiffany Wilson
Counselor: Nikki Poland
FRYSC: Christy England (270) 749-2507
Cafeteria Info: Angie Morgan - Mgr.

Red Cross Elementary School
215 Parkview Dr.
Glasgow, KY 42141
Principal: Michael Davis
Assistant Principal: Josh Maples
Counselors: Cindy Alexander and Erica Nesbitt
Secretaries: Janet Sturgeon & Stacie Sewell
FRYSC: Penny Huffman (270) 651-1319
Cafeteria Info: Mary Ruth Jessie - Mgr.

Temple Hill Elementary School
8788 Tompkinsville Rd.
Glasgow, KY 42141
Principal:  Cory Edwards
Secretary:  Melissa Harden
Counselor: Dana Bailey 
FRYSC: Emily Keith (270) 427-2273
Cafeteria Info: Teresa Buchanan - Mgr.