Friday, December 4, 2020
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Student video contest on financial literacy taking submissions

The Jump$tart Coalition, which promotes financial literacy for young people, is sponsoring a contest for students in grades 5 through 12. Participants are asked to make a video on the importance of saving money. The maker of the winning video will get $50.
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KET Young Writers Contest open for 2021

The 2021 KET Young Writers Contest will begin taking submissions Dec. 1, and will accept them until April 15.
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Profile in Courage essay contest open until Jan. 15

The annual Profile in Courage Essay Contest is open until Jan. 15 for submissions from high school students.
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T-shirt contest can bring prizes for student, class while feeding the hungry

A T-shirt design contest for children ages 12 and under can help fight hunger, as every entry will trigger a $20 donation from the Spartan Kids Foundation to contest sponsor Blessings in a Backpack.
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Fayette County students receive National Beta Club virtual conference awards

Two students from Bryan Station High School (Fayette County) earned recognition for their Spanish skills during the 2020 National Beta Club Convention. James Grant placed ninth in the sophomore division and Victoria Lowe finished eighth in the junior division.
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KEDC hosting mask contest

Students are invited to submit their designs for the Kentucky Educational Development Cooperative’s (KEDC) Healthy at School Coloring Contest.
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High School Speech League State Tournament names winners

The Kentucky High School Speech League (KHSSL) State Tournament celebrated its 100 year of state competitions with students from throughout the state competing virtually in 14 speech events. The first KHSSL statewide debate was held in 1921 with speech events added the next year.
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KACTE Entrepreneurship Event winners announced

The winners of the ninth annual Kentucky Association for Career and Technical Education (KACTE) Entrepreneurship Event have been announced.
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Students can paint horse blankets for Derby celebration

Students are invited to be part of the Governor’s Derby Celebration by contributing a painted canvas for the tables on the grounds of the Old State Capitol during the festivities.
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Nominations open for school transportation awards from STAK

Nominations are open for 13 annual awards presented by the Student Transportation Association of Kentucky (STAK).