Fayette County Public Schools

FCPS Music Programs Receive National Recognition

Apr 10, 2014

Fayette County Public Schools has landed on a list of the Best Communities for Music Education.

Under a new plan put forward by Fayette County Superintendent Tom Shelton, schools could see a smaller cut in staffing than anticipated.

Starting Monday, Fayette County public school students will have to wait a little longer for the bell to ring at the end of the day.

Fayette County public school students could see their school days extended by 15 minutes for the rest of the year to make up for snow days.

Kentucky public school students could see their school year shortened by up to 10 days under a proposal in the Kentucky House.

Fayette County Public Schools officials are working to balance the need for diverse schools and a workable busing plan.

Fayette Co. Schools Chief Offers To Take Pay Cut

Feb 26, 2014
Fayette County Public Schools

Fayette County Schools Superintendent Tom Shelton is indicating he'd accept a pay cut to help the district balance the books.

Fayette County Public Schools

A major agenda item has been removed from tonight's Fayette County School Board meeting.

FRANKFORT, Ky. - The Kentucky Supreme Court has ruled in favor of a longtime Fayette County elementary school teacher who was suspended without pay for nearly a year and a half for how she disciplined children running in the hall.

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Parents of Fayette County Public School elementary students are being urged to send their child to the school they were assigned to and not make an out-of-area request. The district recently issued an advisory saying it will use stricter criteria school changes.