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Giving Back: Henry Clay senior returns to Hayes Middle School as after-school tutor

By Tammy L. Lane Special to KyForward When senior Hunter Frazier isn’t attending classes at Henry Clay High School, conducting research in a neuroscience lab at the University of Kentucky, or working part-time at Rafferty’s, he can be found mentoring students on Wednesday afternoons at Edythe J. Hayes Middle School. “It’s whatever you need help with, whether it’s homework or what you’re...

Half dozen school principals from Lexington begin CEO-level leadership training course

Six principals in Fayette County Public Schools have begun a year-long executive-level leadership training course usually reserved for the nation’s top CEOs.   They were selected for the Kentucky Chamber Foundation’s Leadership Institute for School Principals by an advisory board made up of business leaders and school superintendents. The FCPS members of the Class of 2015 are:   •...