Free ACT/SAT Combo Test in Lexington on Nov 12

Attention Juniors, on November 12th there will be a Free SAT/ACT Combo Practice Test held by Kaplan Test Prep to help students decide between the SAT or ACT.  Participants will receive their scores instantly.  The practice test will be held at the Lexington Public Library – Eastside from 10am – 1:45pm as well as Live Online. Sign up


October 20, 2016 at 2:37 pm

Counselor Connection

A new edition of the “Counselor Connection” is now available at

Articles of interest are:


  • Daviess County High School student wins scholarship…
  •    With this edition…
  • Follow these tips to transfer between colleges…
  • Public schools can participate in FAFSA Completion Initiative…
  • Keeping Up with KEES flyer…
  • Road to College Checklist Freshmen and Sophomores flyer…
  • Road to College Checklist for Middle Schoolers flyer…

October 17, 2016 at 10:26 am

PSAT Reminders…

Reminder: The PSAT will be administered on Wednesday, October 19th from 9-12pm for students whom have previously signed up for the exam.  The test will be given at Scott County High School in the gym and morning ECS students taking the exam will not report to ECS that morning.  Instead, they will report directly to the gym at 8:45am.  Students are reminded to bring their calculator for the exam.

October 17, 2016 at 10:21 am


Murray State University

Hilton Lexington Suites

245 Lexington Green Circle

November 15, 2016 5-8 p.m.

*RSVP at

October 14, 2016 at 8:56 am

Thomas More College Info…

TMC’s Fall Preview Day will take place on Saturday, October 29, 2016, from 10am-12pm. Preview Day will feature a browsing fair with all our majors and an optional campus tour. Afterward, the TMC Saints football team will take on Bethany College. The RSVP for Preview Day is here:

The application deadline for our James Graham Brown Honors program is Monday, January 16, 2017. Admission to Honors is highly competitive. Students must have a 28 ACT composite and a 3.6 GPA to apply. Those selected to join Honors receive a scholarship that can be worth up to the full cost of tuition. You will find the Honors application below:


October 13, 2016 at 2:52 pm

FAFSA Final Reminder!!!

Need help filing the FAFSA for college financial aid? A KHEAA rep will be at SCHS to help tomorrow-Oct 14. Sign up in the Counseling Office.

October 13, 2016 at 11:22 am

Discover WKU at Lexington!

Thursday, October 13 @ 6:00 p.m.

Signature Club of Lansdowne

3256 Lansdowne Dr.

Lexington, Ky.

RSVP online at:

October 12, 2016 at 11:30 am

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Students with last names A-Gi:
Nick Maxwell

Students with last names Gl-O:
Julie Karcher

Students with last names P-Z:
Christina Watford

Students with 504's & Special Ed.
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