May 12-14, the 2016 NASP National Archery Tournment was held in Louisville, Kentucky. White Hall Elementary School Archery Team, made history at this event. This was the first Madison County School to bring home the national trophy. Archers from 909 schools in 41 states and Washington D.C. competed at the largest archery tournments.
More than 200 students from across the state attended the event where Vivian Bowles, teacher at Kit Carson Elementary School, was named KGHS Teacher of Year.
The Family Resource Center is very excited to be introducing a new program for the 2016-2017 school year. Our school will be a Watch D.O.G.S. (Dads of great students) site. We will have Dad’s volunteering in our school daily beginning in September. Please be watching for more information regarding this awesome program! http://www.fathers.com/watchdogs
As summer is quickly approaching, the district has created a page on its website for Summer Opportunities for Kids. This page includes everything from programming at the Madison County Public Library to baseball camps at Madison Central to weekly camps at St. Mark School to vacation bible schools. Please feel free to send any information about summer programs for kids to Erin Stewart. Thank you.
Madison Southern High School has been nationally recognized by US News and World Report, receiving a Bronze ranking for its College Readiness Index. Click HERE for more information.
The Madison County Board of Education approved the school year calendar for the 2016-2017 school year at tonight's regular meeting. Click HERE to view the calendar.
Kingston Families are invited to attend our April Family Night on Thursday, April 7 from 5:30-7:00. Healthy activities will be set up in the gym for our families to enjoy. Dinner will be provided.
Kingston Archery Team members recently competed in a "Shoot-A-Thon". They donated earnings to the Kingston Family Resource Center. We are very proud of these boys and girls for supporting their FRC!
Congratulations Kingston Academic Team!!!
2nd place Regional Winners
FPS 2nd Place- Ben Baggett, Rhianna Bowlin, Rachel Burke Myles Morris
Carson Witzel- 1st Place Social Studies
Rhianna Bowlin-1st Place Written Compostion
Alyssa Bailey-1st Place Mathematics
Lucas Hale- 2nd Place Science
Madison County Schools would like to congratulate Tonya Conley of Kingston Elementary and Lauren Cain of White Hall Elementary on earning their National Board certification. Earning National Board certification is a lengthy, rigorous process, and requires a great deal of dedication to the teaching profession.
Melissa Metcalf, science and math teacher at Foley Middle School, has been named a 2016 PBS LearningMedia Digital Innovator. Metcalf is among a diverse group of tech-savvy educators from across the country selected for her passion and commitment to innovative teaching practices that integrate digital media and technology in the classroom.
You are invited to attend Kingston Elementary's Reading Extravaganza on Thursday, March 3, 2016. Each grade level has something special planned. The event will be from 5:30 - 7:00. (5th Grade students attending need to be at Kingston at 5:20 in order to be ready for their performances.)
5th Grade will also be presenting during the day:
1st Period: 8:15 - 8:55
2nd Period: 9:15 - 9:55
3rd Period: 10:15 - 10:55
6th Period: 1:15 - 1:55
Kindergarten registration for the 2016-2017 school year will begin soon! If your child will be 5 on or before Oct. 1, 2016, s/he is eligible to start kindergarten this fall. For registration dates and times or to find out which of the four kindergarten academies your child will attend, please click HERE.
Kingston's Grand Squad is comprised of several Kindergarten grandparents that volunteer their time to read and work with our Kindergarten students on a regular basis. They are true superheroes!
To proceed through the car rider line, you must have the Kingston issued Car Rider tag visible.
Starting tomorrow (9/15/15), if the person picking up the child does not have the issued tag:
This is for the safety of our students. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.