CJ: How to watch Sundance-winning ‘Science Fair’ featuring Manual students

The award-winning documentary film “Science Fair”, featuring 4 duPont Manual students and recent alumni, opens Friday at the Baxter Avenue Theatres, 1250 Bardstown Road. Show times are at 1:30 p.m., 4:20 p.m., 7:05 p.m. and 9:35 p.m.  According to the Courier Journal: They are the Louisville rock stars of the teenage science world and on Friday, … Read moreCJ: How to watch Sundance-winning ‘Science Fair’ featuring Manual students

Recent YPAS graduate wins state Award of Excellence for dance choreography

YPAS graduate wins state Award of Excellence for dance choreography https://www.courier-journal.com/story/news/education/2018/07/20/dupont-manual-ypas-grad-wins-award-excellence-dance/791287002/ … via @courierjournal Congrats, Haylee, for your national Award of Excellence! And congrats to the other JCPS students who made it to national!

Manual Students Win Derby Art Contests

Ashton Jones won first prize (click for story) in the High School Division of the 2017 Kentucky Derby Festival Foundation Student Art Contest, presented by The Fillies, Inc. As a first place winner, she receives a 2017 framed Festival Poster by 2017 Official Poster Artist Ron Jasin, as well as a chance to appear in the 2017 Republic Bank Pegasus Parade. All winners receive a medallion, certificate, T-shirt, and a Student Art Contest winner’s pin. Their teachers received special recognition at the awards ceremony. The Festival has offered this opportunity for area students to showcase their creative skills since 1977. The original artwork by area students will be on display at the Republic Bank Pegasus Parade Preview Party beginning at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, May 2.

Ashton Jones Derby Art

Congrats to the following students who were also recognized:

  • 2nd Place: Jill Gries
  • Honorable Mention: Amy Kim
  • Honorable Mention: Emma Stephens
  • Honorable Mention: Lake Steurer

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