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Fayette County Public Schools to host fall session of Family University Saturday at Henry Clay High School

The fall 2019 session of Family University is coming up Saturday, Nov. 9 at Henry Clay High School. Fam U provides informational sessions for caregivers, enrichment activities for students of all ages, and district/community resources to help families stay engaged in their child’s education. Participation is free, and open to the public. “Family University provides amazing learning opportunities....

New financial aid application timeline affects Kentucky students seeking lottery scholarships

A significant change is on the way for students applying for need-based scholarships and grants made available by the Kentucky Lottery, affecting how tens of millions of dollars will be distributed. The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the form that every Kentucky student must submit in order to be eligible for any need-based financial aid. This includes the need-based scholarship...

Four communities in Kentucky will help their graduating seniors 'Close the Deal'

  State higher education officials joined local, business and education leaders from four Kentucky communities on Aug. 31 to launch Close the Deal. The program helps high school seniors to pursue education after they graduate.   This year Close the Deal programs will be held in October at Grant County, Lincoln County, Paducah Tilghman and Wayne County high schools.   “Close the Deal...