Louisville parents and students this weekend will get a preview of the advanced, optional and magnet programs offered by Jefferson County Public Schools.
Last summer, the Jefferson County Board of Education voted to have more than 20 elementary schools include magnet programs. It came just a year the U.S. Supreme Court stuck down Jefferson County’s desegregation plan saying it unconstitutionally assigned students to schools by race. This week, these magnet programs — focusing on an array of areas… Continue reading New Arts Magnet Program Strives to Transform School
Magnet programs at sixteen Jefferson County high schools are about to get shuffled around. Jefferson County Public Schools administrators say although most of the schools HAVE magnet programs, their areas of study are too mish-mashed. WFPL’s Stephanie Sanders reports.