Donna Hargens http://wfpl.org en JCPS Superintendent Donna Hargens: 'This School Year Is All About Implementing Our Strategy' http://wfpl.org/post/jcps-superintendent-donna-hargens-school-year-all-about-implementing-our-strategy <p>Jefferson County Public Schools Superintendent Donna Hargens says the district has the strategy, structure and resources in place to implement a strong plan that will help improve student achievement this school year.</p><p>But money problems continue to plague&nbsp;JCPS, which has been forced to dip into its savings to support some of the district's new programs.&nbsp;</p><p>Hargens joined WFPL on Friday to discuss these issues plus more. Below are excerpts of the conversation and a link to the full show.</p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 20:00:10 +0000 Devin Katayama 6492 at http://wfpl.org JCPS Superintendent Donna Hargens: 'This School Year Is All About Implementing Our Strategy' JCPS Superintendent Donna Hargens Answers Your Questions Today During WFPL News Special http://wfpl.org/post/jcps-superintendent-donna-hargens-answers-your-questions-today-during-wfpl-news-special <p></p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 12:32:46 +0000 Devin Katayama 6485 at http://wfpl.org JCPS Superintendent Donna Hargens Answers Your Questions Today During WFPL News Special Board Members Consider Asking for State Audit of Jefferson County Public Schools http://wfpl.org/post/board-members-consider-asking-state-audit-jefferson-county-public-schools <p>Jefferson County school board members are considering asking Kentucky State Auditor Adam Edelen to perform a special audit of Jefferson County Public Schools.</p><p>"I think it’s something that’s going to be happening here fairly soon,” school board member Chris Brady told WFPL.</p><p>Brady couldn’t give specifics on what the state audit would look at. But Brady and board member David Jones Jr. have said it would be healthy for any organization to have an outsider look at the system for improvement.</p> Mon, 22 Apr 2013 10:28:08 +0000 Devin Katayama & Kenny Colston 5062 at http://wfpl.org Board Members Consider Asking for State Audit of Jefferson County Public Schools Test Results: How Did Each Jefferson County Public School Do? http://wfpl.org/post/test-results-how-did-each-jefferson-county-public-school-do <p>Here are the rankings for all Jefferson County Public Schools, including labels as determined by Kentucky's <a href="http://www.wfpl.org/post/education-department-releases-unbridled-learning-results-jcps-ranked-23rd-percentile">new accountability system.</a></p><p><iframe frameborder="no" height="300" scrolling="yes" src="https://www.google.com/fusiontables/embedviz?viz=CARD&amp;q=select+*+from+1qioeONZTx3AxX0CiM3Nw_WA733ZvJMBF0uV3mSc&amp;tmplt=1&amp;cpr=1" width="500"></iframe></p> Fri, 02 Nov 2012 04:01:00 +0000 Staff 2292 at http://wfpl.org