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The search for Fayette County's next superintendent is now in the 'Skype' interview phase. The district says it's spoken to some candidates via video conferencing.
The Fayette County Board of Education has dates set to narrow the field of candidates for superintendent and begin the interview process.
The Fayette County Board of Education is scheduled to vote on new school boundaries on June 3, 2015.
Kentucky's education commissioner sent a strongly worded letter to the Fayette County school district, warning that the state would take action if the system didn't increase its support for low-achieving schools, according to the Lexington Herald-Leader.
The Fayette County Public Schools announced Saturday it hired another company to assist in its superintendent search.
On Friday, the Fayette County Board of Education began work on proposed new school boundaries. Among other things, the board talked about possibly allowing some students to enroll in schools they'll be zoned for a year before the new boundaries take effect.
Fayette County Public Schools is talking with new search firms and hopes to have one picked by Friday or Monday to continue the search for a new superintendent.
Final decisions about future changes to school attendance boundaries in Fayette County are still several weeks away, according to Board of Education Chair John Price.
The proposed elementary, middle and high school attendance zones and the final recommendations of the Fayette County School Rezoning Committee are now posted and available for reviewing online.
More than 40 people have expressed an interest in becoming the next FCPS Superintendent, which is three times the number of candidates the district had four years ago, according to the school board chair.
The Fayette County Public Schools Rezoning Committee has finalized proposed new school boundaries after nearly a year of work.
The Fayette County Public Schools Rezoning Committee made changes Thursday to proposed school boundaries to better fit into feeder patterns to keep students with their peers.
The last day of school for Fayette County Public Schools will be May 29, 2015, following a vote Monday night by the Board of Education. Beginning April 20, 2015, thirty minutes will be added to the end of the school day to make up for snow days.
The principal at Bryan Station High School in Lexington sent a letter out to parents on Thursday saying a student who was accused of bringing a gun to school the day before had been arrested.
The rezoning committee has completed its initial review of proposed boundaries for middle and high schools in the Fayette County Public Schools system.
The Fayette County Board of Education team officially kicked-off its work with a superintendent search firm Monday afternoon. The goal is to have a new superintendent selected by June.
FCPS announced it's holding more community forums to get public opinion while it looks for a permanent superintendent.
All Fayette County Public Schools-sponsored activities scheduled on FCPS properties on Saturday, March 7, 2015, are cancelled due to the weather.
Fayette County Public Schools cancelled classes Thursday, March 5, 2015, due to the weather.
Proposed new school boundaries in Fayette County are still on track to be presented to the Fayette County Board of Education for approval in April, according to the chair of the school rezoning committee.