Oldham County Schools recently celebrated six National Merit finalists.
"This is one of the highest academic honors one can receive in the school system," said Secondary Level Director Brent Deaves. "This isn't something they just did. They have been working for years to achieve this."
Crestwood resident Ada Pariser is among the 18 University of Dayton honors students selected to participate in the D.C. Flyers internship program this summer. Pariser will be working with the National Rural Health Association.
By the luck of the draw, or in this case, the spin of a wheel, Goshen resident Madison Orman joined the likes of Martha Layne Collins, Kentucky’s first female governor, Gail Gorski, United Airlines first female pilot, and a host of other leaders.
The Morris Industries Foundation recently presented awards from the Lewis Sexton Scholarship Fund. Three Kentucky high school graduating seniors, including one from South Oldham High School, received $5,000 college scholarships.
One Oldham County student will find it a little easier to pay for college this fall thanks to a scholarship from local McDonald’s Restaurants of Kentuckiana owner/operators and Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kentuckiana (RMHCK).
On Saturday, May 14, 58 students representing 38 counties from across the Commonwealth of Kentucky were recognized during The Gatton Academy’s ninth graduation ceremony in Van Meter Hall, including Rohan Deshpande of Oldham County High School.
The Henry Clay Center for Statesmanship, an innovative non-profit dedicated to educating a new generation of leaders in the essential skills of negotiation, dialogue and compromise, announced today the acceptance of its 2016 class of National Student Congress.