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Chief Kelly and Mr. Howard pose in front of the Ashland Police Department's "tomcat" cruiser. A Poage Elementary School student checks out his locker on the first day of school. Students at Hager Elementary School start the year with the pledge to the American flag. Teachers at Oakview Elementary School welcome back their students in style. Students are all smiles at Hager Elementary School on the first day of school. Poage teachers are all smiles on the first day of school. Central Office staff sports their Tomcats for a Cure t-shirts.

Whatever it Takes!

The mission of the Ashland Independent School District, as a standard of excellence in Kentucky and the nation, is to ensure for each student a globally comprehensive education in a positive, nurturing environment which provides individualized learning opportunities, produces responsible citizens and instills a desire for lifelong learning through quality instructional programs, sound fiscal management, visionary leadership, and a partnership involving home, school, and community.

 

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Superintendent's Message

Our community is blessed. We have a successful public school system with incredibly engaged students in grades K through 12 and a team of professional teachers and administrators who strive daily to provide an excellent education to benefit this community.  A vital component of the progress of our district – and thus our community – is the leadership provided by the members who make up the Ashland Independent School District Board of Education.

Sean Howard
Superintendent
Sean Howard
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News & Announcements

KY High Attendance Day High Attendance Celebration

Congratulations to Poage Elementary for having the highest attendance on KY High Attendance Day. 98.59%!
In honor of their accomplishtment students at Poage Elementary will be treated with a school-wide dance and pizza party!

 

What's for Lunch?

The Ashland Independent School District Food Service Department is excited about the 2017- 2018 school year! We have adjusted all school menus to include tastier versions of entrees and added new items while still staying within the United State Department of Agriculture’s nutritional guidelines. All Ashland schools will be participating in the Community Eligibility Provision program. ALL students will receive ONE FREE breakfast and ONE FREE lunch at no charge each day.  Parents may still deposit money on their child’s meal account through the Infinite Campus Parent Portal which will allow students to purchase an additional meal, entrée, side, milk, and/or a’ la-carte item(s).  A second breakfast will be $1.50 and a second lunch will be $2.00.  Breakfast and Lunch menus are listed below.

Non-Discrimination Notice

The Ashland School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its programs or activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups.  Inquiries may be directed to the Title IX Coordinator (Mark Swift) or the Section 504/ADA Title II Coordinator (Lisa Henson) at Ashland Independent School District, 1820 Hickman Street, Ashland, Ky. 41101.

Enrollment Forms now Available Online

Each year students recieve an enrollment packet for parents to complete prior to the start of school.  The forms are required by state law/district prodecure and must be updated each year.  If you would like to save time and complete the forms electroncially prior to the start of school, all of our documents are now accessible online.  

To access forms visit the Enrollment link from the left menu.  The entire set of forms must be completed for each child in your family (except for the household income form) and brought to the school.  Elementary enrollment forms are due the first day of school.  Secondary enrollment forms are due at time of schedule pickup.

Forms can be downloaded and printed using the free Adobe Acrobat Reader (https://get.adobe.com/reader/).  Google Chrome is the preferred and easiest browser for this task.

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