Woodford Schools and Students Honored
The Woodford County Board of Education recognized achievements by the district’s schools and students during its November meeting. Woodford County High School students Rachel Adams and Bennett Coffey were honored for being named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists. Also recognized were 313 students who earned all distinguished scores in last spring’s state testing. This number increased from 157 one year ago. Twelve names of the 313 were randomly drawn to win mini laptops.
Southside Elementary received a Century Club Award for earning an overall score of 100 or more in last spring’s state testing with a score of 106. Simmons Elementary received the Superintendent’s Award for improving its score 10 points or more above last year’s score.