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Frazier Museum – Lewis and Clark Virtual Field Trip

  Greater Clark County Schools, in partnership with The Frazier Museum, bring you: The Lewis and Clark Experience! Join us Friday, April 17, at 1:00 pm EST to be taken back in time and experience the many challenges Lewis and Clark faced while seeking passage to the Northwest.  Forge Rivers, cross mountains and encounter new people, cultures and fantastic new …

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GCCS and West Clark Welcome Kay Law on May 22

GCCS teachers who work with high ability students will be in training with master educator Kay Law on May 22 as they learn practical and innovative techniques to motivate students to achieve to their potential.

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Scarlett Harrod and “The Golden Ticket” (also available to today’s GCCS students)

Check out the update on Scarlett Harrod’s inspirational achievements (The Golden Ticket) since being a student at Parkwood Elementary, RVMS, and JHS. For a start, both Georgetown and Duke came knocking at her door with merit scholarship money. The world is now at her feet due to her determination to achieve her goals.

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IAG Scholarship Accepting Entries

Go to https://www.smore.com/ktrm4-iag-scholarship-accepting-entries?ref=email-content#w-8643508862 for information about applying. Applications are due by Friday, March 27th, 2015.

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Camps, Camps, and More Camps

IUS Project Ahead and Ball State spring registration are underway, and summer camp registrations are beginning to open. Please go to the What’s Happening? page for listings.

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Feb. 4 – Muhammad Ali Center Seminar

More than 100 identified 3rd-5th-grade high ability students toured the Muhammad Ali Center and took in the world premier of And in this Corner…. Cassius Clay. In the next few weeks, students will respond to this experience in discussion, art, and blogging. The study of Connections: Respect will conclude with a seminar to the Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft …

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7th Grade Students – Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Young Scholars Program

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Young Scholars Program, a selective pre-college scholarship, seeks high-performing 7th grade students with financial need. The program cultivates scholars’ talents and abilities throughout high school by providing individualized academic advising, financial support, and a pathway to the foundation’s $40,000 per year College Scholarship. Scholars gain access to help planning a suitable academic course load, summer …

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Universal Kindergarten High Ability Assessment

Over the course of the second semester, GCCS will be conducting universal screening and testing of kindergarten students for high ability. As guided by the Indiana Department of Education, GCCS will use the CogAT, a culturally unbiased, pictorial-based aptitude measure, and NWEA, a culturally unbiased achievement measure. These tests will be administered by licensed school personnel during the regular school …

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