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Advisory lifted

The boil water advisory for Madison County has been lifted. Thanks to everyone who worked so diligently today to fix the water main break. Thanks also to all those in the district who worked to ensure our students and staff had safe water and food today. 

Youth Wrestling Team wins State Championship Group photo of the youth wrestling team that won the state championship.

Months of training and hard work paid off for the Madison County Youth Wrestling Club. The determination and sacrifice of each wreslter helped the team win it’s first state title at the Kentucky State Wrestling Association State Championship in Division III last weekend. Madison County scored 88 points to win the title, outpacing its nearest competitor by 3.5 points. Throughout the state, 59 teams were represented, with over 1100 wrestlers participating in the tournament.  Madison County sent 15 participants to the tournament, while 49 wrestled throughout the season. Five Madison County wrestlers reached the finals and two won state titles for the Madison County Youth wrestling club at the state tournament in Louisville on February 5. 

District surplus auction

The district's surplus sale will begin at 9 a.m. Friday, February 24, at the Phillips Building on North Second Street in Richmond.


ONLINE ORDERING EXTENDED AT discount price of $15 until 2/14. 


To order online go to YBPay.lifetouch.com with Yearbook code…9986917


The price will increase to $20 on 2/15.


On 2/15 you can still order online or send in checks payable to SJE for $20.


Deadline to order and pay for a yearbook is 3-13-17


Change in Kindergarten Entry Age and Addition of Early Admission kids skipping to kindergarten

Beginning with the 2017-2018 school year, students must turn five (5) on or before August 1 for admission to kindergarten. Previously, students were required to turn 5 on or before October 1 for admission. The change is reflected in KRS 158.030. Madison County Schools will be hosting kindergarten registration at all four kindergarten academies - Madison Kindergarten Academy, Shannon Johnson Elementary, Kingston Elementary, and Waco Elementary. Parents can find information about kindergarten registration and documents for registration HERE.

PTA: All Parents are invited to join SJE's PTA
Special Called SBDM Meeting August 31st @ 4:00 pm