Christian County School Board http://wkms.org en Christian County Residents File Lawsuit Against School Board for Closing Lacy Elementary http://wkms.org/post/christian-county-residents-file-lawsuit-against-school-board-closing-lacy-elementary <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A group of Christian County residents has filed a lawsuit this week against the county school system for its plans to close Lacy Elementary. </span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Their complaint alleges the school met all requirements to be a permanent center but the school board named it a transitional center. But labeling the facility transitional is required for its closing. &nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 16 May 2014 17:24:15 +0000 Whitney Jones 40616 at http://wkms.org Christian County Residents File Lawsuit Against School Board for Closing Lacy Elementary Marie Grubbs Named Lacy Elementary School Principal http://wkms.org/post/marie-grubbs-named-lacy-elementary-school-principal <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Christian County Board of Education has named Marie </span>Grubbs<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> as the new principal of Lacy Elementary School.&nbsp; </span>Grubbs<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is currently the assistant principal at McNabb Elementary School in Paducah.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p> Wed, 14 Aug 2013 19:27:13 +0000 Rob Canning 33999 at http://wkms.org Marie Grubbs Named Lacy Elementary School Principal Christian County School Board Considers Closing Lacy Elementary http://wkms.org/post/christian-county-school-board-considers-closing-lacy-elementary <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Five of six Christian County School Board redistricting plans include closing Lacy Elementary School. The proposals discussed at a school board meeting last night aim to control facility costs while attempting to zone students closer to their homes.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Superintendent Mary Ann </span>Gemmill<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> said that the board did not vote on the proposal and redistricting discussions are not included in the board's next meeting agenda. Communications director Heather Aubin</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> said the proposals include closing one to four elementary schools including Lacy, Belmont, Indian Hills and Holiday and restructuring middle schools.</span></p><p> Tue, 14 May 2013 19:44:11 +0000 Rob Canning 31642 at http://wkms.org Christian County School Board Considers Closing Lacy Elementary New Christian County Superintendent Speaks About Coming to Kentucky http://wkms.org/post/new-christian-county-superintendent-speaks-about-coming-kentucky <p>Mary Ann Gemmill started her job as Christian County&rsquo;s new superintendent of schools at the beginning of July. The 40-year education veteran comes to the district after serving most recently as the chief administrative officer for the Collier County School District in Naples, Fla. Gemmill is a Clinton, Tenn., native, and has worked in several school districts across the Midwestand south. She comes to Christian County Schools as Kentucky is implementing a major push for college and career readiness.</p> Sun, 22 Jul 2012 14:00:00 +0000 Angela Hatton 19510 at http://wkms.org New Christian County Superintendent Speaks About Coming to Kentucky