Paducah Public Schools

Education
10:13 pm
Mon March 31, 2014

New Paducah Public School Superintendent Wants to "Close the Gap"

Retiring Superintendent Randy Greene (Left) Incoming Superintendent Donald Shively (Right)
Credit Lance Dennee

The Paducah School Board voted unanimously to hire Assistant Superintendent of Instructional Programs Donald Shively to be the district's next superintendent during a special meeting Monday.

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Education
3:35 pm
Thu March 20, 2014

McCracken County and Paducah Schools Plan to Name New Superintendents This Month

The search for two school superintendents is approaching its end after the search committees handed their recommendations over to their respective boards of education last night. 

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Education
2:02 pm
Thu March 6, 2014

Paducah Public School Superintendent Search Underway

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A search screening committee has begun evaluating resumes and essay questions from 28 applicants to make a recommendation for the next Paducah City Schools Superintendent.

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Education
4:18 pm
Tue February 18, 2014

Paducah Schools Extend School Day Hours To Make Up For Snow

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As many area schools are tacking on days to the school year following a large number of snow-days, one district is replacing those missed days another way. 

Paducah Public Schools will keep students in class an extra 15 minutes at the end of the day starting February 24th until the end of the year. 

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Education
3:15 pm
Tue November 19, 2013

Paducah Superintendent Greene Announces Resignation

Paducah Public Schools superintendent Randy Greene is resigning next summer, after 10 years on the job. Greene made the announcement at Monday's Board of Education meeting.

Board of Education chair Danette Humphrey said the board will form a search committee to begin a nationwide search. The committee will forward the results of its search to the board, which will then select candidates to interview.

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Education
3:31 pm
Mon June 24, 2013

Walker Appeals Removal from Assistant Principal Role

  A Paducah Middle School assistant principal indicted for charges related to a 1998 Murray State University dorm fire is appealing the district’s decision to terminate his contract. 

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K-12 Education
7:38 am
Thu June 7, 2012

Paducah Schools to Hire Homeless Student Coordinator

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Paducah Public Schools will use a state grant to hire a full-time coordinator to work with homeless students. 

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