Open House and PTSA General Meeting Thursday

Thursday, September 6 is Manual’s school wide Open House. 5:30pm:   Doors open (this gives staff & teachers time to clean/set up after the school day ends) 5:30-5:45pm:   Information about clubs, athletics, & PTSA available in back of auditorium; PTSA will be selling meals for those who wish to purchase (See menu be(low/) 5:45-6:00pm: General Meeting … Read moreOpen House and PTSA General Meeting Thursday

Manual Athletics Update: Girls Soccer Currently #1 in State

The Crimsons Girls Soccer Team beat West Jessamine 4-1, Oldham County 3-1, East Jessamine 10-0 and Bethlehem 9-2 and is currently ranked #1 in the state.  They next take on #15 Boyle County Wednesday, 8/22 and #32 Ryle, Saturday, 8/25, and #73 Mercy, Sunday, 8/26. Come out and support our Crimsons as they defend their ranking!

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Chaperones needed for College and Career Expo 9/12

Per a district initiative, all of our seniors will attend the  College and Career Expo Wednesday, Sept. 12th, from 10:20 AM -12:20 PM. Parents, please signup to chaperone.  Policy requires one chaperone for each group of 10 students.  We will need at least 48 chaperones on this day. They would need to meet at Manual by 9:45 … Read moreChaperones needed for College and Career Expo 9/12

Students, Parents and Staff Suggest Principal Evaluation Criteria

The Principal Selection Committee, chaired by Assistant Superintendent of High Schools Glenn Baete, hosted a community meeting with students, parents, staff in the Manual Auditorium Thursday 6-8pm. In advance of the meeting, 354 students, parents and staff completed a survey ranking ten aspects of a new principal. The results are shown below. with the key characteristics highlighted in red.

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How To Participate in the Principal Selection Process

On July 20, JCPS initiated a search for a new principal for duPont Manual High School. Kirk Lattimore was named acting principal on July 25 until a permanent principal is selected. The SBDM Principal Selection Policy requires the creation of a Principal Recommendation Committee including the SDBM and 1 administrator, 2 teachers, 1 parent, and 1 … Read moreHow To Participate in the Principal Selection Process

Laura Spiegelhalter receives award for family and career advising

Family and consumer sciences teacher Laura Spiegelhalter received the Spirit of Advising Award from the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) at the organization’s recent National Leadership Conference in Atlanta. The award recognizes chapter advisers who demonstrate excellence in modeling FCCLA character in helping students achieve success. The award goes to advisers whose … Read moreLaura Spiegelhalter receives award for family and career advising

2018 Science Olympiad and MST Camps

Our award winning duPont Manual Science Olympiad team are currently hosting Camp Science Olympiad, a week-long immersion for students into MST and the world of Science Olympiad (SciOly or SO) competition. So far, students have made homemade slime and other concoctions. Next week, MST camp will give incoming MST freshman students a good understanding of what a school day … Read more2018 Science Olympiad and MST Camps