Kentucky sees success taking over failing schools in other districts, but can it work for JCPS?

Mar 31, 2013 Full story: The Courier-Journal

HYDEN, Ky. -- To Leslie County Schools Superintendent Larry Sparks, the news was "like a kick in the gut." It was early 2010, and state officials had just informed him they were taking over turnaround efforts at the only high school in his district, labeled one of 10 persistently low-achieving schools in Kentucky because of test scores that were ... (more)

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Benton, KY

#1 Apr 4, 2013
What a job!!! LOTS of hard work for everyone.

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