Ballard County Preschool News
Next BCPS registration date for 2015-16 is Feb. 27
The next spring registration date for new students at Ballard County Preschool/Head Start will be Friday, Feb. 27, for children who are or will be 3 or 4 years old by Aug. 1, 2015.
All registrations are by appointment only, and will be held at the preschool at 455 Olive St. here.
Ballard County Schools out for election day; daycares will be open
Ballard County Schools will not be in session on Tuesday, Nov. 4, in accordance with state regulations. Both Stop 'n' Go and ASK daycares will be in operation on that day.  
Schedule set for seventh annual Bomber Back-to-School Bash on Aug. 2
The seventh annual “Bomber Back-to-School Bash” will be held Saturday, Aug. 2, from 7 a.m. to 12 p.m. All students in the district will register for class, receive orientation information at all of Ballard’s schools, and be eligible to win a door prize. (A complete schedule of class orientations follows this story.)  
Parents asked to review immunization requirements
If you have a child entering preschool, kindergarten, sixth grade, or transferring to Ballard County Schools for the 2014-15 school year, the following health requirements must be met to comply with Kentucky’s state regulations and will be strictly enforced.  
New minimum age requirement for preschool takes effect this fall
As a result of Kentucky House Bill 235, changes were made in the Kentucky State-Funded Preschool Program. A new minimum age requirement for state-funded preschool students will take effect this fall, moving from Oct. 1 to Aug. 1.  
Reminder issued for sixth-grade, other immunizations; school nurses can help
All students entering sixth grade at Ballard County Middle School in the fall are required to have a physical and several immunizations (TDaP, meningitis and second varicella-chickenpox). The school nurse can provide both the physical and these shots if a student has Medicaid or no insurance.  
Family Focus partners with Extension Service, Four Rivers, to bring Curious George to preschool
Ballard County’s Family Focus Family Resource and Youth Service Center worked with the Ballard County UK Extension Service office and Four Rivers CECC to bring Curious George (and some other fun stuff) to students at Ballard County Preschool and Head Start. 
ALC now offering evening classes
The Ballard County Adult Learning Center is holding evening classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5-8 p.m. 
Students already using learning technology
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