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The Henderson County FFA Chapter competed in the state Veterinary Science competition hosted at Murray State University and were named State Champions! They will represent Kentucky in October 2022 at the National FFA Convention.  

Congratulations to November Judge's Scholar Logan Jenkins from East Heights Elementary School. 

Lt. Governor Jacqueline Coleman visits our Thelma B. Johnson Early Learning Center. The preschool center has started a container garden and hopes to add a greenhouse, raised garden bed, and a program with our high school culinary students. 

We recognized the HCHS Lady Colonel Soccer Team at the Nov. board meeting for reaching the Final Four in the State Championship. 

HCHS freshman Jax Matthews was recognized at the Nov. Board meeting for creating the new flag design adopted by the City of Henderson. 

The HCHS Junior Chef Team was recognized at the Nov. Board of Education meeting for winning the National Southeast Junior Chef Competition. Each student will receive a full scholarship to Sullivan University. 

Our Community Partner Spotlight for November is the Salvation Army. Thank you for all that you do for our students, staff, and the community! Don't forget the Red Kettle campaign this holiday season.

Niagara Elementary School set a school record during their Salvation Army canned food drive, with over 5,000 cans donated.

Congratulations to Cairo student Paige Bennett on being selected as a November Judge's Scholar. Paige was recognized in Fiscal Court for her academic achievement.

The Henderson County High School FFA Chapter was a Gold Ranked Agricultural Sales Team at the 94th National FFA Convention in Indianapolis. This places them in the top ten of the nation. 

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HCS Healthy at School Information

The attached file is Henderson County School’s Healthy at School Plan for the 2021-2022 school year.
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HCHS Early Release 2:30pm
Date: 12/1/2021, 2:30 PM 3 PM
HCHS Choir Concert (HFUMC)
Date: 12/2/2021, 7 PM 8 PM
Christmas Tree Lighting (Central Park, HCHS Band and Choir)
Date: 12/3/2021, 6 PM 7 PM
Choir Caroling at Library
Date: 12/5/2021, 1 PM 4 PM
Alice P. Taylor (Choir)
Date: 12/5/2021, 4 PM 5 PM