Paintsville Elementary is Crowned Region Champions for the 2nd Year in a Row!
Posted On: Monday, March 23, 2015
The Paintsville Academic Tigers were recently crowned back to back Regional Governor's Cup Champions. The Tigers roared their way through a tough field of eighteen area schools to earn the coveted overall victory!
Schools representing the region were as follows: Allen Elementary, Betsy Layne Elementary, Central Elementary School, Flat Gap Elementary, Highland Elementary School, Highland-Turner Elementary School, James A. Duff Elementary School, John M. Stumbo Elementary, May Valley Elementary School, McDowell Elementary, Meade Memorial Elementary, Paintsville Elementary School, Porter Elementary School, Prestonsburg Elementary School, Salyersville Grade School, W.D. Osborne Elementary School, W.R. Castle Memorial Elementary School, and Wesley Christian School.
To see how the Tigers did in each tested area click on read more.
Paintsville Students Attend State STLP Competition in Lexington
Posted On: Friday, March 27, 2015
Paintsville “Techno Tigers” attended the annual Student Technology Leadership Program State Competition Thursday, March 27, 2015. The State Championship allows students from across the state to come together and demonstrate for other students, school and community persons what they know and can do with technology. Just over 5,700 P-12 students and 1,500 adults, from 360 schools and 94 districts attended the 2015 STLP State Championship in Lexington, Kentucky’s Rupp Area/Lexington Center.
Paintsville Elementary students Allie Witten, received a state championship ribbon for placing in the top eight in state for her original computer drawn art piece entitled, “Moon Dog” and Haley Sorrell competed in the Proven Learning Quick Recall event and came in second place. Paintsville High’s video entitled “The Potato”, created by Derek Butcher and Jackson Hall, also received top 8 state honors.
Posted On: Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Congratulations to Madison Lyons and Austin Meade. They were the winners of the bicycles in the attendance contest sponsored by the Paintsville Masonic Lodge #381.
Paintsville Students Participate in School 4-H Talent Show
Posted On: Monday, March 23, 2015
Paintsville Elementary, Middle and High School students participated and entertained the audience during the annual 4-H talent show in the categories of vocal, dance, lip sync and instrumental March 20, 2015.
Junior FPS Headed to International Competition
Posted On: Tuesday, March 17, 2015
When the Paintsville Junior Future Problem Solving Team was announced as the top five in the state it was very exciting, but when they were announced as the 3rd place winners, it became even more thrilling. This placement will qualify them to advance to the International Competition in Iowa scheduled for June! Future Problem Solving Program International involves thousands of students annually from Australia, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, New Zealand, Portugal, Singapore, Turkey, United Kingdom, and the United States. FPS is a two hour, six-step process a four member team must complete based on a specific topic they have researched. The Paintsville FPS Junior Team is very proud of their accomplishments because the competition at this level is known to be an accomplished one!
(Pictured L-R: Tess Sergent, Rebecca Blair, Ann Carolyn Baldwin and Eve Lewandoski)