Millcreek was one of several Fayette County public schools that hosted summer camps. The camps ranged from one that focused on the Chinese language to camps that focused on closing the achievement gap.
Younger players on the Rowan County High School football team suffered concussions at the hands of older players, and parents reported that the culture of the team resulted in other injuries, hazing, and beatings, an Office of Education Accountability investigation found.
A week after a secularist foundation warned public school officials against taking kids to the newly opened Noah’s Ark, the attraction’s creator offered a new incentive: $1 admission for every public school student on a school-sponsored field trip and free admission for their teachers.
A secular foundation has contacted hundreds of public schools in Kentucky to warn them against taking field trips to the Ark Encounter, the new amusement park featuring a 500-foot replica of Noah’s Ark and a belief the world is only 6,000 years old.