Superintendent Dr. Henry Webb announces that Kentucky Education Commissioner Stephen Pruitt will be hosting a Town Hall Meeting in Floyd County. The purpose of the meeting is to share information and get feedback about a new accountability system for schools and school districts.
Dr. Webb comments. “The board team and I are excited to announce that Kentucky Education Commissioner Stephen Pruitt will be in Prestonsburg at the Mountain Arts Center on April 27th from 6:30 to 8:00PM. He wants to hear people’s opinions about the new accountability system and we encourage everyone to attend the town hall meeting and listen to information about the new system. This system is still being developed and Dr. Pruitt wants to hear from people in our region. We encourage you to learn about the new system, ask questions, and voice any concerns you may have.”
A brief overview of the proposed new accountability system can be found at http://education.ky.gov/comm/Documents/Accountability%20Talking%20Points%20031017%20MASTER.pdf .