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TCIS Jr Beta Attends National Convention Academic Testers

Taylor County Intermediate School Junior Beta attended the National Convention in Savannah, Georgia during the week of Wednesday, June 13, 2018.

TCHS Teacher Named Outstanding Biology Teacher for Kentucky Sue Dillery

Congratulations to Taylor County High School Teacher, Sue Dillery, on being selected as the Outstanding Biology Teacher for Kentucky. Such a great and well-deserved honor!

TC Band at Disney Disney Picture

Taylor County Band performed on Thursday, May 31st for a capacity crowd in Disney's Magic Kingdom.

Career Signing Day Rame Contracting

It is Career Signing Day at Taylor County High School!

TCHS junior Frank Bladen is presented his Certificate of Acceptance into the Heavy Construction Apprentice Program with Rame Contracting. 

Campbellsville University Excellence in Teaching Recipient Excellence in Teaching

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

Handicap Accessible Swings at TCPC Handicap Swings

Brooke Downey, Taylor County Primary Center 1st Grade Teacher, and Erin Whitlock, Taylor County Primary Center Speech-Language Pathologist, collaborated to write a grant asking for handicap accessible equipment for Taylor County Primary Center’s growing playground. They submitted the grant with assistance of the Adair-Taylor County Shriners to Kosair Charities. In April of 2018, the school was awarded a grant of almost $6,000 to purchase handicap accessible playground equipment.

TCHS Girls Soccer Coach Girls Soccer Coach


TCHS Assistant Dance Coach TCHS Assistant Dance Coach


3D Printing at TCHS 3D Printing Product

Taylor County High School senior, Weston Young, created a replica of Taylor County High School using the 3D Printer donated by Murakami Manufacturing, U.S.A. Inc.

Teacher Appreciation Week Teacher Appreciation


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!

Community Arts Exhibit

The following Taylor County High School Art Students will have Community Art Exhibits in local banks and businesses May 8 – May 25.

Beauty and the Beast Jr. Beauty and the Beast

Taylor County Cardinal Chorus presents Beauty and The Beast Jr. Public performances will be Thursday, May 3rd and Friday, May 4th at 7:00pm in the evening and Saturday afternoon at 1:00pm in the Roger D. Cook Auditorium. Tickets will be sold at the door for $7 for adults and children ages 6+.

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.

TCHS Concert Band Distinguished Ratings!

It is my pleasure to congratulate the members of the Taylor Count High School Concert Band and director Stephen Bishop on their recent outstanding performance at the Kentucky Music Educators Association District Performance Assessment Event.

Governor's Scholar Program GSP Candidates

Congratulations to the TCHS juniors who have been accepted into the prestigious Governor's Scholar Program!

Amnesty Day for Agriculture Chemical Containers and 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.

Regional FFA Results

On Thursday, March 15th, 2018 Taylor County FFA attended the Regional FFA Day Contest at Lindsey Wilson College and, as usual, the FFA Cardinals represented Taylor County High School amazingly and had an incredible showing. Please see the results below. Those with an asterix will attend the State Contest in June at Rupp Arena!

TCHS Senior Accepted into Air Force Academy Mike Sanford

A huge congratulations to TCHS senior, Mikey Sanford, who has been accepted into the Air Force Academy!

TCPC/ TCIS Kitchen Staff Donates Safety Door Kitchen Staff Door Donation

Taylor County Primary Center and Intermediate School Kitchen Staff are donating a safety door! They are challenging the middle school and high school kitchens to do the same!

TCHS Student Accepted into Brown Fellows at UofL Lexi Raikes

Congratulations to Taylor County High School senior, Lexi Raikes, on being accepted into the prestigious Brown Fellows at the University of Louisville!

TCHS Archery Team advances to State

On February 23rd and February 24th, the Taylor County High School Archery team participated in and hosted the NASP Regional Tournament, in which 1,355 archers attended.

National Beta Scholarship Semifinalists Announced

Congratulations to Taylor County High School seniors Lauren Williams and Weston Young! They have been named semifinalists in the National Beta Scholarship Program!

TCHS Art Department Hosts Camp RETRO Camp RETRO

On Monday, February 19, 2018, the Taylor County High School Art Department hosted Camp RETRO.

First Ever TCHS Mock Trial Team competes in Regionals Mock Trial Team

Taylor County High School’s first ever Mock Trial Team competed in Mock Trial Regionals on Saturday, February 17, 2018 and Sunday, February 18, 2018 in Louisville, Kentucky.

Cardinal Academy Students Attend American Association of Superintendents Conference WonderMedia

Taylor County Intermediate School Cardinal Academy students Madelynn Yates, Riley Cox, Trace Higdon, and Marcus James presented with WonderMedia CEO Terry Thoren and WonderMedia Technician Jason Richards on Friday, February 16, 2018 at the American Association of Superintendents conference in Nashville, Tennessee.

TCHS Student receives Certificate of Merit TCHS senior Weston Young

Congratulations to TCHS senior, Weston Young! Weston received the Certificate of Merit from the National Merit Scholarship Program

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.

68 TCHS DECA Students Qualify for State! DECA Region 3

On February 7th, 2018, 68 Taylor County High School students competed in the DECA Region 3 Competition at Western Kentucky University.

National FFA Officers visit TCHS National FFA visit

On Thursday, February 8, 2018, Taylor County High School FFA hosted the FFA National Officers who are preparing for next year’s national convention.

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!

TCHS Beta Club places 2nd at Kentucky State Convention Beta Club

The Taylor County High School Beta Club attended the Kentucky Senior Beta Convention Sunday, January 28, 2018 through Tuesday, January 30, 2018 in Lexington, Kentucky. TCHS Beta Club placed 2nd in Club Pin design and TCHS Beta Club Show Choir took home 3rd place.

TCHS Academic Team wins District Governor’s Cup District Governor's Cup Champions

On Saturday, January 27, 2018, Taylor County High School hosted the District Governor’s Cup.

The TCHS Academic Team won the District Governor’s Cup Quick Recall Tournament!

TCHS Healthcare Fair TCHS Healthcare Fair

On Friday, January 26, 2018, Taylor County High School HOSA Club hosted their first annual Healthcare Fair.

Local Planning Committee

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


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


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


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

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.

TCHS Students Advance to State Level of GSP

Congratulations to the following Taylor County High School students who will advance to the state level of competition for the Governors Scholar Program:

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.

Miller Recognized for State Records Will Miller

TCHS senior, Will Miller, was recognized in between basketball games on Tuesday, December 5th.

Poinsettia Sale! Poinsettia Sale

Taylor County FFA is now selling Poinsettias for the upcoming holidays!

TCHS FFA recognized as Model of Excellence Model of Excellence

On Thursday, October 26, 2017, Taylor County High School FFA chapter was recognized on stage at the FFA National Convention at Baker's Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis. They were recognized as one of only 10 Models of Excellence.

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. 

SGT Kyle Cox visits TCHS SGT Kyle Cox

On Wednesday, October 25, 2017, SGT Kyle Cox, a former Taylor County High School graduate, was the guest speaker in Ms. Neal and Mrs. Christie's English III classes.

Man of the Year 2017 Man of the Year 2017

Congratulations to Taylor County School District Superintendent, Roger D. Cook! He was awarded Man of the Year 2017 by the Campbellsville Business and Professional Women's Club.

Safe Schools Week
Taylor County Food for America Food for America

On Tuesday, September 26, 2017, Taylor County celebrated Food for America. At this event, 3rd graders from Taylor County Intermediate School, Campbellsville Elementary School, and Kentucky Christian Academy are educated on where our food comes from by Taylor County FFA and Career and Technical students

2018 Distinguished Young Women of Taylor County DYW

Congratulations to all of our students who competed in the 2018 Distinguished Young Women program on Saturday night!

In Memory of Dylan Bland In Memory

On Friday, September 15th, 2017, teachers, students, parents, staff, and family members honored the memory of Dylan Bland.

Taylor County Shirts for Sale!

Taylor County will be selling shirts at the Board Office! 

School Facilities Construction Committee Visits TCHS SFCC Visits TCHS

On Wednesday, September 6, 2017 the School Facilities Construction Committee (SFCC) visited Taylor County High School.

Hurricane Harvey Donation Hurricane Harvey Donation

THANK YOU to each and every student, parent, teacher, and staff member that brought in items for Hurricane Harvey victims!

Superintendent Roger D. Cook & Taylor County School District Featured in Podcast Podcast

On Thursday, September 7th, Taylor County School District Superintendent Roger D. Cook recorded a podcast with “Education Reimagined,” a popular education movement focused on transforming education for all. Mr. Cook was joined by three Taylor County High School seniors, Lexi Raikes, Lauren Williams, and Weston Young throughout the podcast.

Taylor County Schools to Donate Items for Hurricane Harvey Victims

Taylor County School District will be collecting non-perishable items to donate to the American Red Cross for Hurricane Harvey victims. There will be a box to collect items in the front office of each school (TCPC, TCIS, TCMS, TCHS).

Please do not donate any clothing items. 

Taylor County App Taylor County School District App

Download the new SchoolPointe app for the Taylor County School District! 
It's available on both the Apple and Google stores.

TCIS Shirts for Sale! Shirts for Sale

4th grader Addison Compton is modeling our newest Taylor County Intermediate School apparel....

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. 

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!!

TCHS Veterans Day Celebration Veterans Day Celebration

On Friday, November 10, 2017, Taylor County High School hosted its annual Veterans Day Celebration. Veterans and their families from surrounding areas were invited to attend.

TCMS Students Compete at KY State Fair Cupcake Wars

TCMS 6th grade students compete at the KY State Fair

Murakami Manufacturing Donates to TCPC Murakami Manufacturing Donates to Kindergarten Classes

Mr. Michael A. Rodenberg, President and COO of Murakami Manufacturing USA, visited with kindergarteners at Taylor County Primary Center. Murakami donated several educational toys to the kindergarten classes to use throughout the year.

Case Study for Taylor County Schools

Odysseyware Case Study for Taylor County School District

TCHS Students Advance to National FFA Convention

The National FFA released results of national paperwork judging on August 3, 2017.  Congratulations to the following national finalists from Taylor County High School. Taylor County FFA and the individuals listed will compete at the National FFA Convention in Indianapolis in October.

TCPC/TCIS/TCMS Traffic Flow Plan

Traffic flow pattern for primary center/ intermediate school/ middle school

TCHS Traffic Flow Plan

Traffic flow pattern for Taylor County High School

TC Boys Golf Wins Big Daddy Golf Classic

Taylor County Cardinals Boys Golf Team wins the 2017 David Parsons  "Big Daddy" Cardinal Classic with a Team Score of 297. 

Taylor County FFA Leads 4th of July Parade 4th of July Parade

Taylor County FFA was asked to lead the July 4th parade by holding the Taylor County Bank Banner (official sponsor of the July 4th Parade).

Cooking with Sullivan Chefs Cooking with Sullivan Chefs

Taylor County High School Junior Chef team members, Allie Bailey and Madisen Sullivan, cooked with Sullivan Chefs on Friday, July 21st to help prep for the State Fair Competition.

Both Allie and Madisen will be seniors at TCHS for the 2017-2018 school year.

Taylor County FFA Attends KY FFA Leadership Training Leadership Awards

Taylor County FFA attended the Kentucky FFA Leadership Training Center for the first week of FFA Camp, June 12th-16th. 20 members gained leadership, communication and teamwork skills throughout the week by going to their officer or committee classes and two chosen special interest classes of their choice.

TCMS Student Named National Secretary! Peyton McCubbin

On Wednesday, June 28th, Peyton McCubbin, a soon-to-be 8th grader at Taylor County Middle School was named Junior Beta National Secretary at the Beta Convention held on Orlando, FL.

2017 Forcht Bank Higher Education Scholarship Recipient Micah Franklin

Congratulations to TCHS 2017 Senior Micah Franklin! She is the recipient of the Forcht Bank Higher Education Scholarship.

Taylor County FFA Members Achieve Success at State FFA Convention! Agriscience Fair Division

The 88th Kentucky FFA State Convention was held June 6th-8th, 2017 in Lexington, KY. Nineteen members of the Taylor County FFA Chapter attended the convention and competed in several competitions and events such as Ag Marketing, Farm Business Management, Middle School Opening and Closing Ceremonies, Impromptu Speeches, and Agriscience Fair Projects.

TCMS student places 2nd at Nationals! Bella Long at Nationals

Bella Long, soon-to-be 8th grader at Taylor County Middle School, placed 2nd in Scultture at the National Junior Beta Convention on Monday, June 26th.