• Grant County Schools celebrate Cinco de Mayo

     To celebrate Cinco de Mayo, English as a Second Language (ESL) students had a party at the Grant County Library.

    Sherman Elementary third grader Olivia Valdovinos pours homemade orchata. 

  • Turner graduates from Thomas More College

    Patricia Dawn Turner of Union, will be graduating from Thomas More College May 16. She will be receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree in communications. She will also receive a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology. She is member of Theta Phi Alpha Sorority. She is also a member of the Psi Chi National Honor Society in psychology.

    Turner is a 2005 graduate of Grant County High School.

    She is the daughter of Charles Turner of Corinth and Tamra Turner of Union.

  • Upcoming Events

    GCHS hosts Tractor Day

    The Grant County High School FFA will be sponsoring Tractor Day May 8.

    Members will be driving their tractors to Grant County High School the morning of May 8. Judging of the classes will occur at 3:30 p.m.

    There will be slow moving vehicles on the roads Friday from 6 to 8 a.m. and again from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Please be cautious, patient and drive safe. Grant County High School hopes to make this a recurring event for the students and community.

    Williamstown holds fundraiser

  • Noteworthy Accomplishments

    Adams inducted into Beta Pi Tau chapter

    Joan Adams was inducted into the Beta Pi Tau Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa at Gateway Community and Tech College on April 24.

  • Perrin set to travel down under

    Megan Perrin is excited to graduate from Grant County High School, but at the same time, she’s excited about what awaits her once she’s done with high school.

    Perrin will travel to Australia and New Zealand on June 11 as part of the People to People program. To take part in the program, Perrin was nominated by a teacher from Grant County Middle School.

    “When I heard about it, I was so excited because I thought I got a free trip, but you have to go through an interview process,” Perrin said. “I was super excited that I was chosen.”

  • Students earn first with robotic skills

    On May 2, Grant County Schools had six teams compete in the STLP (Student Technology Leadership Program) Robotics Competition (RCX Robo Challenge Xtreme) at Georgetown College. Teams from Crittenden-Mount Zion Elementary, Dry Ridge Elementary, Mason-Corinth Elementary, Sherman Elementary, Grant County Middle School and Grant County High School were represented at this regional competition.

  • Excused abscenses are still abscenses

    Q: My daughter has missed a lot of school this year, but she has doctor’s notes for almost all of her absences. She has missed 54 days. Her teachers said she will not pass this year because she missed so much school. If her absences are excused, how can they hold her back?

  • Vance selected for WKU's Gatton Academy

     Sixteen-year-old Courtney Vance is making the jump to college even though she is just finishing her sophomore year at Williamstown High School.

  • GCHS students gain real world experience

     Grant County High School offers students the ability to learn what it takes to hold down a job once they leave school. 

  • Local student named to Centre’s dean’s list

    Chris Atha has been named to the dean’s list for the fall term at Centre College in Danville, an honor reserved for students who maintain at least a 3.60 grade point average.

    Atha is the son of Cassie Marksberry of Lexington and Tony Atha of Dry Ridge, and is a graduate of Sayre School in Lexington.