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2018 Short Term Retreat Weekend

Deadline: February 28


Grades 6-12
Friday, March 23 - Sunday, March 25
KSB Campus, Louisville

 

Theme: "Making S'More Time for Friends and Leisure" focusing on outdoor recreational activities. 

Bonus: Trip to Louisville Orchestra featuring Michael Cleveland (a KSB Alumnus) 

Contact: Peggy Sinclair-Morris, 502-897-1583 x 7714 or peggy.sinclair-morris@ksb.kyschools.us 

For more information and to register visit http://www.ksb.kyschools.us/content_page.aspx?cid=22

 

INSIGHT Registration is OPEN

Visit http://www.ksb.kyschools.us/Content/30 for application. Below you find a checklist for applying:

  • MSU Undergraduate Student Application Form
  • INSIGHT Student Information/ Medical Data Form
  • Eye Report (get copy from school)
  • Individual Learning Plan (ILP) or Planned Course of Study  (get copy from school)
  • Individual Education Program (IEP) or 504 Plan (get copy from school)
  • MSU Caudill Clinic Health Form (please make sure to sign all sections on the back page)
  • Copy of Immunization Record (get copy from school)
  • Copy of Medical/Insurance Card
  • Medical/Dental Release Form
  • INSIGHT General Permissions Form
  • Rules of Conduct/Expectations Form
  • Copy of Functional vision/ Learning Media Assessment (get copy from school)
  • If applicable, Copy of Orientation and Mobility Assessment (get copy from school )
  • $75 Registration Fee addressed to KEDC and in the memo section write INSIGHT Fee ($25 will be placed on the student ID for use during the program.

ALL information to: 

Peggy Sinclair-Morris
KY School for the Blind
1867 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206

FAX: 502-897-8737

Change in School Immunization Policy

 

Please note the following immunization requirement changes:

  • Effective July 1, 2018: ALL students in kindergarten through twelfth grade must show proof of having received two doses of Hepatitis A vaccine to attend school. These 2 shots must be given 6 months apart. Please DON’T DELAY in getting these started. Students will need to have the first dose before January and the second dose by July 1st. This is a NEW school requirement. Therefore, if your child has already been vaccinated, the school will need the certifications showing proof in order to enroll your child for the 2018-2019 school year.
     
  • Students aged 16 years or older must show proof of having received two doses of Meningococcal vaccine to attend school. If the first dose of meningitis vaccine was received at age sixteen (16) years or older, the second dose is not required for school entry.

Changes are outlined in 902 KAR 2:060 for 2018-2019 school year.

Annual Non-Discrimination Notice

The Kentucky School for the Blind does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its programs or activities.  Inquiries may be directed to Allison Chandler, Title IX Coordinator or the Section 504/ADA Title II Coordinator at:  1867 Frankfort Ave.  Louisville, KY 40206, 502-897-1583.

2018 Summer Work Program

See link below for Work Program applications and information.Elementary and MS/HS Applications will be uploaded in February.


http://www.ksb.k12.ky.us/Content/18 

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Kentucky School for the Blind 1867 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206
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Phone: (502) 897-1583
Fax: (502) 897-2850
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