Christian County School Board

Education
12:24 pm
Fri May 16, 2014

Christian County Residents File Lawsuit Against School Board for Closing Lacy Elementary

Credit christian.k12.ky.us

A group of Christian County residents has filed a lawsuit this week against the county school system for its plans to close Lacy Elementary.

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.  

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Education
2:27 pm
Wed August 14, 2013

Marie Grubbs Named Lacy Elementary School Principal

Credit paducah.kyschools.us

The Christian County Board of Education has named Marie Grubbs as the new principal of Lacy Elementary School.  Grubbs is currently the assistant principal at McNabb Elementary School in Paducah.  

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Education
2:44 pm
Tue May 14, 2013

Christian County School Board Considers Closing Lacy Elementary

Credit christian.k12.ky.us

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.

Superintendent Mary Ann Gemmill 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 said the proposals include closing one to four elementary schools including Lacy, Belmont, Indian Hills and Holiday and restructuring middle schools.

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Education
9:00 am
Sun July 22, 2012

New Christian County Superintendent Speaks About Coming to Kentucky

Mary Ann Gemmill

Mary Ann Gemmill started her job as Christian County’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.