Welcome to Manual

Welcome back for another great year at duPont Manual High. We are all excited about the upcoming 2017-18 school year

duPont Manual provides a dynamic, interdisciplinary, diverse learning community that focuses on rigorous academic, technical, and artistic college-preparatory magnet programs. At duPont Manual, we are proud of our continuing excellence, diversity, and tradition. Our historic school building is bustling with a dedicated staff and over 1,800 dynamic students.

duPont Manual, in a cooperative effort among faculty, staff, parents, students and the greater community will:

  • Nurture and sustain academic excellence for all students
  • Provide diversified instruction to meet the needs of all learning styles
  • Recognize multiple-giftedness
  • Educate beyond the classroom walls through foreign/ domestic travel, project-driven research activities, community leadership, career pathways, performance and service.

In accordance with the Kentucky Education Reform Act, Jefferson County Public School District gives parents an opportunity to request waiver of required instructional fees each school year.

If your child has been APPROVED for free or reduced-price lunch for the 2017-18 school year and you choose to complete the Instructional Fee Waiver Request form, you will not be charged the required fees instructional, including field trips during the school day. Fee Waiver does not cover any extra-curricular activities or class dues.

If your child is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch, you can call School and Community Nutrition Services at 502-485-3186 and request a Free/Reduced-Price Lunch Application.

If you have any questions or need assistance, please call the school at 502-485-8241.

Please click on the links below for more back to school forms.

Student Information Form

Photo/Video Release Form

Fee-Waiver Form

duPont Manual PTSA Membership Form

Eclipse Enrichment Form

Class Fees

Senior Fees

Junior Fees

Sophmore Fees

Freshman Fees


Manual Senior Parking

YPAS Senior Parking

Manual News

Registration dates for 2017-18:

August 2 Sophomores 8:00-9:00 A-L
9:30-10:30 M-Z
Juniors 12:00-12:45 A-L
12:45-1:30 M-Z
Seniors 2:00-2:45 A-L
2:45-3:30 M-Z
August 3 Freshmen 8:00-9:00 A-F
9:30-10:30 G-L
12:00-1:00 M-R
1:30-2:30 S-Z

Summer Assignments


Summer Reading Recommendations for all Manual English classes
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AP Seminar
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AP Research
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MST Algebra 2
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AP Stats
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AP Chemistry
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AP 3D Art
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AP Studio
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Drawing/Painting III
Click here


Honor the Past


Empower the Present


Ensure the Future