The Logan County school system has had to make a tough decision regarding the overcrowded room for functionally mentally disabled (FMD) children at Auburn Elementary School.The FMD classroom at Auburn had 14 children in at, which by law, was too many, according to Logan County schools special education director Barry Goley.“We’re looking at a regulation that says we can have no more than 10 students in the FMD classroom,” Goley said. “We’ve been working on finding a place to put them, but there’s no location at Auburn that we can go to.”In addition to the 14 students, there was also six or seven staff members, including two teachers, in the classroom.
Many students find that they must use loans to help pay for a higher education, especially if they’re working on a four-year degree. These tips from the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA) may help lessen the impact of borrowing.· If you haven’t already done so, submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). You may not think you’ll qualify for federal aid, but the only way to find out is to apply.· Find all th...
The federal government sponsors numerous financial aid programs that can help students and their parents pay college expenses. This brief summary from the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA) describes the more common federal grant and loan programs. Grants generally do not have to be repaid, but loans do.· Federal Pell Grant: Pell Grants provide up to $5,645 per year for undergraduates with financial need.· Federal Supplemental Educational Op...
The Auburn Leaders of the Month know how to “Begin with the End in Mind.” They plan ahead and set goals; they do things that have meaning and make a difference. They are important parts of their classrooms and contribute to our school’s mission and vision. They also look for ways to be good citizens.
The Chandlers School spelling bee winners are, first place, Kaleb Justice, second place, Laurah McGovern; and third place, Derrick Deen.
4th Grade “A” Honor RollIlana DuncanMadison ForrestBrooke JenkinsRuthie MorrisKelly PriceMonica Yates4th Grade “A/B” Honor RollBrady AlsupWyatt BlakeAllie BobbettWilson BoggessLuke FullerHaley GoodwinJacob HendersonCade John...
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