Crossroads Elementary School News

2014-15 Amended Calendar Approved by Board of Education on April 20, 2015

Autism Awareness and Child Abuse Prevention Month - April


The Bath County Autism Awareness Committee would like to invite you to the Second Annual Walk for Autism, Thursday, April 16th @ 6:00 PM.  The walk will begin at the Bath County Middle School parking lot and will go to the Bath County Courthouse and end back at the middle school.  There will be a balloon release at the conclusion of the walk.  After the walk (in the middle school gym) there will be snacks: popcorn & sno-cones.  There will be numerous informational booths including occupational therapist, speech therapist, physical therapist, community resources and parent/family resources for parents.  There will also be activity centers for children.

Accept, Understand, Love…Until All The Pieces Fit!

For pictures of the walk click here

Final 2014-15 School Calendar Approved

During the March 2015 Board meeting, the Bath County School Board of Education approved the final 2014-15 calendar.  Click View All below to view the final 2014-15 School Calendar pending no other emergency or weather events that require closing of school.

RaeLynn Concert (click for radio interview and video announcements)

Bath County High School

April 11, 2015
Tickets will go on sale Monday, March 2 at various locations.

Listen to Realynn interview by Jeff Ray airing on WKCA Radio 97.7 FM.


To visit RaeLynn's Official WebPage go to

or to see the God Made Girls youtube video go to

Bath County Health Fair Rescheduled for March 12

STLP Success for Winter Projects

STLP Winter Projects winners are:

BCHS - Lexie Craig - Photo Product & Manipulated Photo
BCMS - Andrew Coyle - Manipulated Image; Ashley Fore - Storytelling; Grace Griffith - Original Photo; Kennedy Johnson - Storytelling
CES - Mallory Brashear - Graphic Design (photo above)

OES - McKayla Hatfield & Kasey King - Presenter Service; Kassidy Thomas - Technical Writing;  Maggie Elam & Kassidy Thomas - ePublishing; Will Ratliff - Manipulated Photo; Clara Beth Toy - ePublishing & Original Photo
These students, along with the winners from the Fall Regional Showcase, are invited to compete at the State STLP Showcase in Rupp Arena on March 26, 2015.  
Click View All below to see some of the student work.

Early Dismissal Thursday, February 12 at 1:30 p.m.
Bath County Schools will be dismissing at 1:30 PM today, Thursday February 12, 2015. 
Event Modified (both Time And Area) for Bath County
Winter Weather Advisory valid from Feb 12 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM EST

President's Day


Because of the delayed beginning of school in August 2014, President's Day, Monday, February 16, 2015, will be a regular school day for Bath County Schools. 


Congratulations to our BCHS Ladycats!!!!

Come out and support them on Wednesday, January 28, at 10:00 a.m. at the Frankfort Convention Center.

Due to the game date/time, the Bath Co. School District will not be in school on January 28.

Click View All below for more information about the Championship Game.

CES Preschool Students Present at December Board Meeting

Students from the Crossroads Elementary Preschool class presented their song, "Herman the Worm" at the December 2014 Board of Education meeting.  They were accompanied by their teacher Brittany Weaver and instructional assistants Cindy Roberson and Isabel Smith.

STLP Results for Bath County Schools

Students from Bath County Schools traveled to Morehead State University for the STLP Region 7 Showcase in order to qualify to compete at the STLP State Event at Rupp Arena.

Click View All below to see all schools' results.

Bath County Students Compete at STLP Regional Showcase


The students pictured above from Crossroads Elementary School were some of the representatives from Bath County Schools at the STLP Regional Showcase held at Morehead State University on December 9, 2014.  Bath County was well represented with approximately 40 students from all levels attending.

CES 14-15 Improvement Plan Draft

CES 14-15 Improvement Plan

Please view the draft of CES’s 14-15 Improvement Plan-Please provide any feedback or suggestions by DECEMBER 18th to

CES Honors Veterans

Crossroads Elementary School staff and students honored veterans at an assembly held on Friday, November 7, 2014.

CES 5th Grade Students



The pictures above are Crossroads Elementary 5th Grade students on a field trip to Pioneer Camp in Carlisle.

Bath County School District Wireless Access Update For All Users

Wireless access will require login with your email address and password starting September 30th on all devices that use the Bath County Schools wireless network. Staff and Students will have separate Wireless Access Portals after this date. Staff members are to use the BCS-Staff wi-fi network. Students are to use the BCS-Student wi-fi network. It is important to choose the correct network when connecting your device. A staff member’s logon with only work with the BCS-Staff wi-fi network, and a student’s logon with only work with the BCS-Student wi-fi network.  Activity on the wireless network can then be tracked to the individual sign-on.  Do not allow another person to use your login credentials.

During this transition period until September 30, you may proceed with connecting your personally owned devices, district and school owned ipads, ipods and kindles to one of the new wi-fi networks. This will ensure your device will have access after September 30th. District owned windows laptops will automatically configure with new settings and DO NOT require any action from the user. If you have trouble with a district owned windows laptop connection to wi-fi after September 30th, please contact the IT department. The old wi-fi networks, Bath and BCSGuest, will be removed on October 1st and will not be available after that date.

For more information on how to connect your device, please visit the Staff and Student Wi-fi How to on the district website under Staff Resource or Student Resources.

2014 Educators of the Year


2014 Educators of the Year

At the 2014 Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet, Elaine Rice, OES Art, Music and Humanities Teacher, and Burnsy Stewart, Transportation/Facilities Director were named the 2014 Educators of the Year.  Congratulations to both of these Bath County School District educators!

The Walking Classroom

Michele Bradley, fourth grade teacher at CES, recently applied for and received a donated set of "Walk-Its" from The Walking Classroom. The program is designed to get students up and moving, while learning about information related to the grade specific content. We are very excited about using this program to encourage fitness and fun, all the while leaning.

Household Income Form

Attention Bath County Parents! 

Help your child and the schools’ eligibility for state and federal programs.

Have you completed the HOUSEHOLD AND INCOME FORM?  Beginning August 18, all Bath County students will be served breakfast and lunch, FREE OF CHARGE, regardless of income.  Please help your child and the school by completing the HIF form.

Why complete the form?  This allows the school to be able to determine eligibility for additional programs for which your child(ren) may qualify.

What additional programs will this help?  All  students will receive free meals and the completion of the HIF form helps determine funding for Family Resource Centers, KEES Scholarship, Technology, Gifted and Talented Services, Textbooks, School Fees Waivers, and numerous other programs.

Click here for a copy of the Household Income Form.

Bath County Schools Preschool Registration

Preschool registration for the 2014-15 school year will take place on Friday, August 22nd from 9:00 a.m. -3:00 p.m. at the Bath County Board of Education Annex.  Contact Christina Grace or Lisa Stewart at 606.674.6314 to schedule a screening appointment. 

Income eligible children that will be four-years-old by AUGUST 1st can attend preschool.   Identified disabled three-year-olds are eligible for preschool services as of their third birthday. 

A small number of four-year-olds may be enrolled by paying tuition.  This number is determined by space available upon enrollment of all income eligible and disabled students.

At registration, each child will be provided with free hearing screening, vision screening and developmental screenings.  These screenings take approximately an hour to complete. Parents need to make sure that their children have been fed and have rested properly prior to registration.

Please bring the following pieces of information to registration:

  1. an official birth certificate
  2. an official immunization document
  3. current physical examination (within last 6 months)
  4. eye examination conducted by an optometrist or ophthalmologist
  5. proof of income (W-2s or last year’s tax forms preferred)

Bath County Schools Delayed Opening

New Information:

The Bath County Board of Education voted in the August 6 special called meeting to delay the start of school for the 2014-15 school year. 

The first day for students will be Monday, August 18, 2014.

Changes to Lunch Pricing

Click View All below for more information.

Summer Drama Camp

Members of the cast of Alice in Owingsville (not Wonderland) presented selections from their play performed on June 27 at Bath County Middle School at the June Board of Education meeting.  Cast members are shown above with advisers, Kathy Adams and Jennifer Blount, and Superintendent Harvey Tackett after receiving their Certificates of Appreciation from the Board.

Summer Feeding Program

Schedule for the Summer

CES STLP Competes at State

CES STLP students traveled to Lexington to compete at the State Competition.  Students competed in Cinemania where their video was selected to advance to the second level of judging.  They also competed in Photo on Demand, Racing to the Future, and Dell & Microsoft Gaming. 

CES STLP Students: (left to right) Mackenzy Vice, Morgan Hedges, Hadley Alderman, Kim Wolfe, Katelyn Caldwell, Selah Bussell, Wesley Tincher, Andrew Coyle, Hunter Bradley, & Caleb Rushing


Andrew Coyle places 2nd in Dell & Microsoft Gaming

Happy @ CES
CES 2014-15 Kindergarten Registration

New Kindergarten Students for 2014-15 School Year
Registration for the upcoming school year for students enrolling in Kindergarten at Crossroads Elementary will be the week of May 5-9. You may stop by at any time that week to fill out the enrollment forms for the upcoming school year. You do not need to bring your child with you for enrollment. If your child is enrolled in Preschool or Head Start, you do not need to come in on those days, their enrollment is being taken care of through those programs. All incoming Kindergarten students need the following: Certified Birth Certificate, Social Security Card, Immunization certification, Vision Exam, Dental Exam, Physical Exam. Please bring the forms that you have completed at this time when you come to enroll. All forms must be turned in by the first day of school on August 6, 2014. If you have any questions please call the school for further assistance.

On Tuesday, May 6, 2014, Quality Care for Kids will be at Crossroads Elementary School providing vision and hearing screening.

Crossroads Elementary Proficient/Distinguished Students

Students from Crossroads Elementary pictured above "walked the red carpet" at Bath County High School to celebrate their successes as Proficient and Distinguished students based on testing results from 2013.  Students received a medal and a treat bag to recognize their accomplishments.

STLP 2014 State Winners Celebrated at May Board Meeting

Bath County students who received 1st or 2nd place at the STLP State Championship held in Rupp Arena in April were recognized for their accomplishments at the May meeting of the Bath County Board of Education.

Bath County Students Compete at State STLP Conference

Bath County Schools were well represented at the 2014 State STLP Conference held at Rupp Arena on April 22, 2014.  All four Bath County schools entered students and teams in a variety of events.  There were over 5000 student competitors from all over the state at the one-day event.   First and second place winners walked across the stage to receive an award.   Bath County students who were winners are:

1st Place Help Desk--Devin Matthews, Xandi Jent, Allie Leach, Peyton Rogers, and Isaiah Boyd (OES)
1st Place Original Photography--Will Ratliff (OES)

2nd Place Gaming--Andrew Coyle (CES)
2nd Place Graphic Design--Madison Hardin (OES)
2nd Place Website Design--Madison Hardin (OES)

2nd Place Learning Games Design Challenge--Tessia Welch & Ashley Fore (BCMS)
Cybershorts--Stone Barrett (BCMS)

Congratulations to all!  You can view all of the photos from the event at the following links: or


Cool School 2014


CES 2014-2015 Classroom Supply Lists

Kindergarten Supply List

1st Grade Supply List

2nd Grade Supply List

3rd Grade Supply List

4th Grade Supply List

5th Grade Supply List

Nondiscrimination Statement

The Bath County School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, genetic information, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, age or disabling condition in its programs and activities and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following persons have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

Name and/or Title:  Title IX Coordinator
Address:  405 West Main Street, Owingsville, KY  40360
Telephone No.:  (606) 674-6314

Name and/or Title: Section 504/ADA Coordinator
Address:  405 West Main Street, Owingsville, KY  40360
Telephone No.:  (606) 674-6314

Click view all below for further information.