JCPS to discuss legislative agenda 6 days ago - Louisville Courier-Journal JCPS' chief spokeswoman, Helene Kramer, said superintendents are held responsible for what happens in schools, so should be given latitude to... 10/30/2014 - 11:41 am | View Link
Kindergartener hits 1,000-book mark 4 days ago - Louisville Courier-Journal GALLERY: Adventures in Water Education Festival READ MORE: JCPS board again looks at Schools of Innovation At about 500 books in, Zen's... 10/30/2014 - 8:15 am | View Link
Rally pushes for charter-school law 2 days ago - Louisville Courier-Journal Charter school backers spending at least $220,000 on Santa Clara Co. ... - San Jose Mercury News 10/30/2014 - 8:02 am | View Link
Who should hire principals? 2 days ago - Louisville Courier-Journal FOR CHOICE: Protesters push for charter schools MORE JCPS: JCPS tried to settle its legislative agenda MORE JCPS: Race heats up for JCPS board... 10/30/2014 - 8:02 am | View Link
Sayreville hazing on JCPS' radar 14 days ago - Louisville Courier-Journal Kids get hurt." Jeffersontown High AD Gary Weiter cited JCPS' Character First initiative as an example of how local schools "stay ahead of... 10/30/2014 - 6:57 am | View Link
JCPS answers questions about security following shooting One month ago, the community was hit with its first school shooting in the JCPS school system. Then two weeks later, there was an additional gun scare. 10/30/2014 - 7:50 pm | View Link
Former Louisville Male High School principal David Mike appeals JCPS firing During an interview with WDRB News at his office Wednesday evening, Mike's attorney William Walsh said Hargens' decision to fire Mike on Tuesday “came as a complete shock to both of us.” 10/29/2014 - 8:41 pm | View Link
JCPS fires Louisville Male High School principal David Mike Jefferson County Public Schools superintendent Donna Hargens fired Louisville Male High principal David Mike on Tuesday – nearly a year after testing improprieties were first unveiled at the school. 10/28/2014 - 5:56 pm | View Link
New JCPS demographic numbers reveal struggle to hire minority teachers “We have two things going on here – we want highly qualified people and we want the staff to reflect the diversity of our community,” said Linda Duncan, a member of the Jefferson County Board of Education. 10/28/2014 - 2:11 pm | View Link
JCPS says it successfully implemented security protocol following gun threat Valley High School was put on level four security Monday afternoon, after two students reported seeing someone with a gun on campus. 10/27/2014 - 10:56 pm | View Link
JCPS answers questions about security following shooting In previous interviews, JCPS has made it clear: with the exception of its two alternative schools, metal or magnetized detectors are not the best answer for their schools or students. But they did say they have learned a few things since the shooting. 10/30/2014 - 12:44 pm | View Link
JCPS audit looms large in school board races LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- Six months after a state audit concluded that Jefferson County Public Schools has too many bureaucrats who are paid too much at the expense of classroom resources, the audit looms large in the election of Board of Education members. 10/29/2014 - 11:15 am | View Link
Parents, pastors rally for charter schools despite JCPS stance LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - With less than a week until elections, Louisville parents teamed with pastors and community leaders Monday in calling on candidates to change education offerings in the Compassionate City. "We want to have a choice," said Pastor Tim ... 10/27/2014 - 8:49 am | View Link
JCPS instructor named Kentucky's best LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - An teacher for the Jefferson County Public Schools has been named Kentucky's Teacher of the Year. Sarah Reed has taught third grade at Field Elementary for five years. Ashland Oil, sponsor of the awards, has recognized teachers with ... 10/23/2014 - 3:15 pm | View Link
Lisa Willner: Candidate for JCPS Board Is it a district trending in the right direction, wrong direction, or stagnant? Disparities within our public schools. Every child must have a fair and equal opportunity to get a great education. The recently reported JCPS “Unbridled Learning” test ... 10/21/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
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Jefferson County Public Schools Jeffco Public Schools, located in Jefferson County, Colorado has approximately 84,000 students and 11,000 staff members 10/30/2014 - 4:10 am | View Website
Jefferson County Schools (Alabama) Coordinates The Jefferson County School System is the second-largest public school system in the U.S. State of Alabama and serves most of Jefferson County, Alabama 10/30/2014 - 1:54 am | View Website
Jefferson County Schools / Homepage The Jefferson County Board of Education last year approved a middle school redistricting plan for the 2014 - 2015 school year. The realignment of the county's middle ... 10/29/2014 - 11:38 pm | View Website
Jefferson County Public Schools, Louisville, Kentucky Offers individual school links and information, calendars, menus, contact and bus route information. 10/29/2014 - 9:08 pm | View Website
Motorcycle crashes injure threeSTOCKTON — Three people were injured and two were arrested following separate but related motorcycle crashes Wednesday evening in central Stockton, authorities said. Community Response Team officers and members of the multiagency San Joaquin County gang task force were on patrol about 7:45 p.m. when they saw a motorcycle occupied by two people run a stop sign, police said.
Sheriff’s OfficeThere were 70 bookings at the San Joaquin County Jail in the 24 hours ending at 8 a.m. Thursday. At that time, there were 1,393 people held at the jail, which has an official capacity of 1,411. Stockton PoliceAuto-theft arrest: Officers spotted an occupied stolen vehicle about 12:20 a.m.
Swan tours start in NovemberInterested in seeing swans? The California Department of Fish and Wildlife will offer free swan tours near Marysville from November through January. Co-hosted by local rice farmers, the tours feature tundra swans at one of the premier viewing locations in California. The swans are not alone.
With Halloween on a Friday this year, and with wet weather to boot, law enforcement will be paying extra special attention to the streets for motorists who might be returning from a celebration involving alcohol. Several law enforcement agencies, including the Manteca and Angels Camp police departments, sent out a message reminding motorists that “one of the best choices you can make is to drive sober or designate a sober driver to get you home safely.