Calloway County School District

Education
12:39 pm
Tue March 25, 2014

Calloway County School Board Declines to Renew Bargo's Contract

Calloway County Schools District Office
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This is Calloway County Schools Superintendent Kennith Bargo's last year at the helm following the Board of Education's vote last night against renewing his contract. 

The board’s unanimous decision came following an executive session at the district’s central office yesterday.

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Education
4:58 pm
Thu May 2, 2013

Insurance Penalties Loom for Kentucky School Districts

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Area schools are being hit with hundreds of thousands of dollars in penalties, in the wake of the dissolution of the Kentucky School Boards Insurance Trust, or KSBIT.

The penalty payments are intended to fix a $60 million deficit in KSBIT's worker’s compensation and property and liability pools. The penalty amount is 60 percent  based on premiums, and 40 percent based on that school district’s past claims.

The insurance program was attractive to districts due to its low premium costs in worker’s comp and liability coverages.

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Science
4:31 pm
Thu October 25, 2012

Calloway Schools Receives Money for Aquaculture Lab

Calloway County School District was presented with the $10,000 grant at halftime of its home football game on Oct. 11.
Credit Calloway County School District

Calloway County School District has received 10-thousand dollars to teach students about fish farming. School district Senate Bill 1 Coordinator Tawyna Hunter says the money funds enhancements to an aquaculture laboratory, where students will learn how to perform feed conversions, water quality tests and chemical analysis.

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