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All-District Choir All-District Choir

On Tuesday, September 18, 2018, twelve Taylor County Middle School chorus students performed with the Fourth District Junior High Chorus at Campbellsville University.

Substitute Bus Drivers Needed!

Taylor County School District is looking for substitute bus drivers.

Availability needs to be from 6:00am until 8:00am and 2:30pm until 4:30pm. 

Student Leaders of the Week September 17

Taylor County Middle School/Baskin Robbins Student Leaders of the Week for September 17

Superintendent Higdon discusses Project-Based Learning Proposal with TCMS Students Mr. Higdon

On Monday, September 10, 2018, Superintendent Charles Higdon Jr. met with Taylor County Middle School students to discuss their proposal letters regarding raising two calves on the Taylor County School District campus.

TC Achievement Award Winners - August

Congratulations to Taylor County School District’s Achievement Award Winners for August. The four recipients were recognized at the September Board Meeting on September 10, 2018.

Student Leaders of the Week September 10

Taylor County Middle School/Baskin Robbins Student Leaders of the Week for September 10

Kindness Week at TCMS Fire Department

The students are learning about kindness this week in class at Taylor County Middle School.

Student Leaders of the Week September 4

Taylor County Middle School/Baskin Robbins Student Leaders of the Week for September 4, 2018

Teacher Award Chastity Spalding

Chastity Spalding earned the “Crossing the Line” Award at Taylor County Middle School. The award represents a teacher who doesn’t settle for status quo, but is willing to cross the line by committing to success, working hard to make something special, focusing on the right stuff and being able to bounce back.

TC Achievement Award

We want to share a special way that you can recognize and celebrate those students, staff members, and community partners who are demonstrating excellence, leadership, and service.

Community Dental Education Wise Dentistry for Kids

Dr. Heather Wise and Dental Hygienists Kamie Lee and Melissa Keith from Wise Dentistry for Kids taught Ms. Hash’s 1st period and Ms. Penson’s 3rd period 6th grade classes how to have and maintain good oral hygiene and habits.

TCHS Fancy That Boutique Goes on the Road! Mobile Fancy That

Taylor County High School students and Fancy That Boutique have teamed up to take Fancy That on the road!

Taylor County Student Qualifies for Duke Gifted Program Indica Baker

Indica Baker, an 8th grade student at Taylor County Middle School, was invited to join the Duke University Talent Identification Program’s prestigious 7th Grade Talent Search in May 2018

Student Leaders of the Week August 27

Taylor County Middle School/Baskin Robbins Student Leaders of the Week for August 27, 2018

WBKO-TV Visits Taylor County School District Mr. Higdon Interview

On Friday, August 17, 2018, Gene Birk, Anchor/ Managing Editor, and Elon Justice with WBKO-TV from Bowling Green, Kentucky visited Taylor County School District to obtain information for a news story regarding the various safety procedures within our district.

Student Leaders of the Week August 20

Taylor County Middle School/Baskin Robbins Student Leaders of the Week for August 20th

Student Leaders of the week August 8

Taylor County Middle School/Baskin Robbins Student Leaders of the Week for August 8

District Safety Training Day District Safety Training

On Monday, August 6, 2018, Taylor County School District kicked off the 2018-2019 school year by having their District Safety Training for all teachers, administrators, and staff members.

FREE Breakfast & Lunch for All Students Free Breakfast and Lunch

Taylor County Schools will be participating in the National School Lunch Program and the School Breakfast Program. As part of this program, Taylor County Primary, Intermediate, Middle, and High Schools will offer healthy meals every school day at NO COST to the students

Safety Roundtable Discussion Safety Round Table

Safety is the #1 priority for Taylor Co School District. Today’s Safety Roundtable Discussion was a positive and productive partnership among school officials and local first responders to ensure our campuses are safe and secure learning environments for our students and staff.

TCMS Teacher to Serve as Guest Music Professor in Ecuador Christina Bishop

Taylor County Middle School Music Teacher and Choir Director, Mrs. Christina Bishop, will travel to the Orquesta Sinfonica Cristiana del Ecuador Conservatory of Music in Guayaquil, Ecuador this month for a two-week Summer Residency Program. She will be joining six other members as part of Sacred Winds Ministries’ music academy that works with students of all ages at O.S.C.E.

2018 Educator of the Year Nominee Jenny DeSpain

Congratulations to Taylor County Middle School ECE Teacher, Jenny DeSpain! Ms. DeSpain was recently nominated for the Campbellsville/Taylor County Chamber of Commerce 2018 Educator of the Year Award.

IMMUNIZATION CLINIC

A pharmacist from Kroger Green River Plaza will be in the HUB between the middle and primary/intermediate schools on Wednesday, July 11 from 4:30pm-7pm to give Hepatitis A shots to the children who have NOT had their first dose.

Taylor County Scholarship Golf Scramble Citizens Bank and Trust: 3rd Place Team

Taylor County School District hosted its annual Scholarship Golf Scramble on Friday, June 1, 2018 at Campbellsville Country Club. Proceeds from the event go to scholarships for College Ready, Career Ready, College & Career Ready, and Cardinal Academy Leadership students at Taylor County High School. The event brought in over $7,000 to go towards scholarships for the 2018-2019 school year!

BIDDING OPEN FOR CAREER CENTER SPRINKLER/ FIRE ALARM

The Taylor County Board of Education, 1209 East Broadway, Campbellsville, Kentucky 42718 will receive sealed bids until 1:00 PM, Thursday, July 19, 2018 for Central Kentucky Career Center sprinkler system and fire alarm system reconnection. At that time bids will be opened and read.   Specifications are available at the office of the superintendent, 1209 East Broadway, Campbellsville, KY  42718 between 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM Monday through Friday.

Community School Safety Survey

Taylor County School District needs your input as we work together to ensure the safest possible learning environments for all of our students

TCMS Principal Named

Mrs. Sara Tucker, who has been the Interim Taylor County Middle School Principal, has been named the new TCMS Principal!

Taylor County Bus Driver receives Lifetime Service Award Sam Graham

Sam Graham (left), Taylor County School District Bus Driver, recently received the Lifetime Service Award from the Student Transportation Association of Kentucky for 55 years of service transporting students of Taylor County.

Community School Safety Survey

The Taylor County School District needs your input as we work together to ensure the safest possible learning environments for all of our students.  Please take a few minutes to complete the survey.  Thank you!

8th Grade Promotion and Awards Ceremony 8th Grade Promotion and Awards Ceremony

Taylor County Middle School held their Eighth Grade Promotion and Awards Ceremony on Thursday, May 24, 2018 in the gymnasium.

Campbellsville University Excellence in Teaching Recipient Excellence in Teaching

Campbellsville University Excellence in Teaching recipients for Taylor County School District:

Signing Day for Class of 2022 Signing Day

On Wednesday, May 16, 2018 the Taylor County High School Football Team hosted a Signing Day for the Class of 2022 in the Roger D. Cook Auditorium. 8th grade football players, coaches, parents, guardians, and administrators were in attendance as the student-athletes signed their commitment to the Taylor County High School football program.

TCHS Girls Soccer Coach Girls Soccer Coach

TCHS GIRLS SOCCER COACH NEEDED

TCHS Assistant Dance Coach TCHS Assistant Dance Coach

TCHS DANCE TEAM ASSISTANT COACH NEEDED

Teacher Appreciation Week Teacher Appreciation

HAPPY TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK!!

A teacher's workday doesn't end at 3pm. 
Their calendar year doesn't end in May. 
Their impact on a child's future doesn't end when the student graduates from their classroom.

Thank you to all of our teachers for everything you do every single day inside and outside of the classroom!

TCMS Cheer Tryouts TCMS Cheer Tryouts
Email Migration

Beginning Thursday, April 26th, the email for faculty, staff and students will be migrated to a new email system.  Faculty, staff and students will not have access to email until the project is complete.  Email services will be restored by Monday, April 30th.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Summer Feeding Program Summer Feeding Program

Taylor County Schools will be participating in the Summer Feeding Program during the month of June 2018.

Taylor County Middle School Site Base Decision Making Council
TCMS Scheduling

Taylor County Middle School Scheduling

Amnesty Day for Agriculture Chemical Containers andĀ Household Hazardous Waste and Recyclables.

On April 19th at the Taylor County Extension Office the Junior Conservation Board (sponsored by the Taylor County Conservation District and in efforts with the Taylor County Extension Service) will be hosting a Amnesty Day for Agriculture Chemical Containers and Household Hazardous Waste and Recyclables.

Toyota Trip Toyota Trip

Taylor County Middle School Cardinal Academy students traveled to Toyota in Georgetown to tour the manufacturing process.

TCMS Band receives Distinguished Rating

CONGRATULATIONS TAYLOR COUNTY MIDDLE SCHOOL BAND!!

The students performed at KMEA Concert Assessment in Elizabethtown on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 and they earned a DISTINGUISHED RATING, the highest possible rating awarded.

TCMS Students Leaders of the Week SLOTW March 26

Taylor County Middle School/Baskin Robbins Student Leaders of the Week for March 26th

TCMS KUNA receives Outstanding Statesmanship Award KUNA Presentation of Resolution

Taylor County Middle School participated in the Kentucky United Nations Assembly at the Crowne Plaza in Louisville March 18 through March 20.

TCMS Student Leaders of the Week SLOTW March 19

Taylor County Middle School/Baskin Robbins Student Leaders of the Week for March 19 

3D Printing in Taylor County Cardinal Academy Dawson Propes

Dawson Propes, a Taylor County Middle School 8th grade Cardinal Academy student, teaches 3rd grade Taylor County Intermediate School Cardinal Academy students how to create 3D designs using Tinkercad. The designs will be printed on their 3D printer.

TCMS Student Leaders of the Week SLOTW March 12

Taylor County Middle School/Baskin Robbins Student Leaders of the Week for March 12th

Taylor County Teachers present at Kentucky Center for Mathematics Jayne, Tim, and Tonya

A special thanks and congratulations to the Taylor County teachers who presented at the Kentucky Center for Mathematics Annual Conference: Jamie Adams (Taylor County Middle School), and Taylor County Intermediate School teachers Tonya DeLaGarza, Jayne Litton, and Tim Woodcox.

TCMS Drama Club presents Peter Pan! Peter Pan

Taylor County Middle School Drama Club presents: PETER PAN! The superb adaptation captures all the magic and charm of everyone’s favorite story!

Junior Beta Members read to Kindergarteners Junior Beta reads to Kindergarten

On Wednesday, March 7, 2018, members of the Taylor County Middle School Jr. Beta Club read to kindergarten students at Taylor County Primary Center to celebrate “Willing To Serve Wednesday.”

TCMS Students of the Week SLOTW March 5

Taylor County Middle School/Baskin Robbins Student Leaders of the Week for March 5th

Campbellsville University Excellence in Teaching Recipient

Congratulations to Taylor County Middle School Social Studies Teacher, Mrs. Pat Jones!

TCMS Student Leaders of the Week SLOTW February 19

Taylor County Middle School/Baskin Robbins Student Leaders of the Week for February 19th

Student ILP

Click here for the student ILP

Immunizations Immunizations

Eastridge-Phelps Pharmacy will be conducting another vaccination clinic on February 21st at TCPC/TCIS and TCHS.

TCMS Academic Team District Governor's Cup

Taylor County Middle School Academic Team competed in the District Governor's Cup competition on Jan. 20. There are five students who have advanced to the regional competition on Sat., Feb. 3.

TCMS Student Leaders of the Week SLOTW Feb 5

Taylor County Middle School/Baskin Robbins Student Leaders of the Week for February 5th

Taylor County Jr Beta attends KY State Convention Campaign Skit - 2nd place

On Wednesday, January 31, 2018 through Friday, February 2, 2018, Taylor County Intermediate School and Taylor County Middle School Jr Beta Clubs attended the Jr Beta Kentucky Convention in Lexington, Kentucky.

TCMS Group Talent 3rd at Jr Beta! Group Talent

Congratulations TCMS Jr. Beta Group Talent! THIRD PLACE at state!

TCMS Student Leaders of the Week SLOTW January 31

Taylor County Middle School/Baskin Robbins Student Leaders of the Week for January 29

Career Interest Survey- 2018
Taylor County Students Help Local Animal Shelter Animal Shelter Fundraiser

Taylor County students studied Public Service Announcements in Mrs. Fleurdelys’ English II class at TCHS

Local Planning Committee

The Local Planning Committee Meeting has been rescheduled for Thursday, January 25, 2018 at the Taylor County Board of Education.

2017 Student Life Survey
SCHOOL CANCELLED REMAINDER OF THE WEEK

School is cancelled for the remainder of the week. Students make sure you are completing the following:

NO SCHOOL JAN 16

SNOW DAY tomorrow, Tuesday, January 16. Students, please complete Cyber Snow Day #3. 

SCHOOL CLOSED JAN 11th & 12th

School will be closed Thursday, January 11th and Friday, January 12th. 

TCMS Student Leaders of the Week SLOTW January 8

Taylor County Middle School/Baskin Robbins Student Leaders of the Week for January 8

Summary of Changes to Immunization Regulations

Kentucky Department for Public Health Amended Immunization Regulation

Taylor County Schools Advertisement for Local Facility Planning Committee Business/Community Leaders Representative

101.10: Business/Community Leader Representative: The local board of education shall select the Business/Community Leaders to serve on the Local Planning Committee.

TCMS Spreads Christmas Cheer to TCPC Preschoolers TAP Crew

Taylor County Middle School TAP Crew and Princess Group worked with the Taylor County Primary Center preschool classes on Wednesday, December 15th.

GOOSE Award!
One Cross Kids Improves Access to Healthcare Nurses and Nurse Practitioner

A partnership between Taylor County School District and One Cross Medical Clinic has formed One Cross Kids Clinic, a school-based clinic offering health-care provided by three registered nurses and one nurse practitioner. The mission of One Cross Kids is to provide the highest level of healthcare for Taylor County students.

TCMS Student Leaders of the Week SLOTW December 4

Taylor County Middle School/Baskin Robbins Student Leaders of the Week for December 4th, 2017

GOOSE Award!
GOOSE Award!
Student Leaders of the Week SLOTW November 13

Taylor County Middle School/Baskin Robbins Student Leaders of the Week for November 13th

Sing Me Back Home concert Sing Me Back Home

THANK YOU to everyone who came to the Sing Me Back Home concert on Friday, November 10th. With over 300 people in attendance, we are proud to say it was a huge success!!

GOOSE Award!
TCMS Students of the Week SLOTW October 30

Taylor County Middle School/Baskin Robbins Student Leaders of the Week for October 30th

GOOSE Award!
TCMS Cardinal Academy wins State Contest! KY is MFG

Congratulations to Taylor County Middle School Cardinal Academy! They are the 2017 statewide #KYisMFG video contest State Champions. 

GOOSE Award Nominations!
TCMS Student Leaders of the Week SLOTW October 16

Taylor County Middle School/Baskin Robbins Student Leaders of the Week for October 16th

2017-2018 TCMS Softball Team Announced


The TCMS Lady Cards Softball Team announces its 2017-2018 roster...

G.O.O.S.E. Award Nominations!
TCMS Students of the Week SOWT Sept 25

Taylor County Middle School/Baskin Robbins Students Leaders of the Week for September 25th

Safe Schools Week
Cards & Lady Cards Little League Basketball Little League Basketball

Cards and Lady Cards Little League Basketball sign ups begin next week! 

Outstanding Leadership School Outstanding Leadership School

Peyton McCubbin, an 8th grader at Taylor County Middle School, represented TCMS at a Jr. Beta Leadership Summit over fall break. The Beta organization recognized each school in attendance for sending attendees as being an “Outstanding Leadership School.”

Career Center Community Park Central KY Career Center Community Park

Taylor County School District will be turning the front of the old elementary school into a beautiful park for our community to use. 

Asbury University Challenge Course Challenge Course

The Taylor County Middle School Leadership Group recently traveled to Asbury University to participate in their Challenge Course.