"The legislature's mandate that parents and legal guardians have the right to choose the school nearest their home for their children to attend is not without reason nor fortuitous. The benefit of children attending neighborhood schools is obvious. Busing creates the impediment of distance among parent, child, and school and, therefore, increases the difficulty of family involvement."
Never before have we had to make-up school days before we even started the year, but here is why it is worth it.
Local news for Aug. 1, 2011
If your child attends a JCPS school, check this out. The UofL School of Dentistry wants to help you get ready for "Back to School".
If the "education professionals" running Louisville's public schools have done such a colossally poor job, perhaps it's time to let some amateurs take a whack at it.
Jefferson County Public Schools went begging again this year for community contributions to help purchase supplies for the upcoming school year.
Local news for June 15, 2011
Local news for June 10, 2011
A second listing of yet more things for kids to do on Spring Break...it's only a week away!
YPAS students to perform modern, ballet, jazz, tap, and other dances this weekend in annual concert.
A summary of local news for January 28, 2011
A summary of local news for January 26, 2011