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District and school e-mail will be unavailable from Feb. 22 - 25

The state department will be moving the Kenton County School District to a new mail server. As a result, email for all Kenton County School District employees and students will be unavailable from 4 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 22 until about 1 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 26.

Congratulations to the Dixie Swim Team who placed 2nd overall at Regionals!

Congratulations to the Dixie Swim Team who placed 2nd overall at Regionals!

There were 10 school records broken and 1 Regional Record broken!

Dixie Swim Team will move on the State Meet at University of Louisville February 22-24


Dual Credit Opportunities

Did you know that high school students can earn college credit during high school?  During the Fall semester, junior and senior Dixie students earned 641 hours of college credit and saved over $700,000.00 by taking dual credit college-level classes.  Dual credit applications are available in the Guidance Office.  Applications are due back to Mrs. Lovell on Friday, February, 23rd.   If you would like additional information about dual credit, click here or come to the parent night hosted by Mrs. Lovell on Wednesday, February 21st at 6:30 pm in the Dixie library.    

Team Kenton Foundation

What is the Team Kenton Foundation?

Team Kenton Foundation is an independent non-profit organization created for the purpose of rasing funds for, and increasing community awareness of, issues that will directly impact student learning and educational opportunities at all levels throughout the Kenton County School District.

Spring Community Education Courses Community Education

Please consider participating in a Kenton County Community Education course this Spring!!  All courses are open to the public.

AP Testing Information

AP Testing Information…..

For the 2018 AP exams, students at Dixie Heights High School will register online. This registration will take a few minutes and can be completed from any computer with internet access.  Please note:  This year’s registration will ONLY be online.  Students/Families may pay for their exams online at the time of registering OR mail in their payments to Total Registration.  Information regarding the latter will be online and given during the sign-up process.



Scholastic Writing Winners

In addition to our Scholastic Art winners, take a few moments to find and congratulate the Dixie Heights students who won awards in the writing contest.

  • Fifty entries, created by twenty-two different students, earned recognition from the judges.
  • Sixteen entries earned Gold Keys and advanced to National Competition.
  • Fourteen entries earned Silver Keys.
  • Twenty entries earned Honorable Mention.
KCSD banner to be displayed during KSBA conference KSBA BAnner

Thank you to the following Dixie Heights HIgh School students who created the Kenton County School District banner that will displayed at the annual KSBA conference in March:

From our principal...

A message from our principal concerning Marshall County.

Governors Scholars Applicants Advance to State...........

Governors Scholars Applicants Advance to State...........

Congratulations to the following students who were selected by the Kenton County School District to advance to the state selection committee for consideration for the Governor's Scholars Program.  All who completed the rigorous application process represented Dixie well, but these students stood out among all applicants across the district.  We wish them the best of luck as they advance to the final round of selection.  We are proud of you, Colonels!


Elizabeth Blank

Cameron Brewer

AJ Dilts

Bowen Dobson

Catherine Kremer

Aaron Lanham

Emma Lord

Nicole Marker

Samantha Osborne

Bethany Waddey

Team Kenton Foundation seeking submissions for Outstanding Kenton County Graduate Team Kenton Foundation

Know a Kenton County Graduate who is amazing? The Team Kenton Foundation is seeking nominations for an Oustanding Kenton County Graduate.

High School students to participate in OECD Test

The Kenton County School District is pleased to announce that Dixie Heights, Scott, and Simon Kenton High School students will participate in the OECD Test for Schools in February. 

Open Enrollment and Tuition Forms

Open Enrollment forms were sent home last week to current Dixie students. Those need to be returned as soon as possible. If you did not receive the forms, Open Enrollment and Tuition forms are available in the attendance office. Online forms will be available soon.


Completed applications will be accepted in the front office until January 12, 2018. NO LATE FORMS WILL BE EXCEPTED


Tuition of $500 will be due on August 3, 2018.



Dixie to Retire Lauren Nemeroff's Jersey LN

Dixie Heights Athletics is proud to announce that we will be retiring former Dixie Heights soccer player Lauren Nemeroff’s jersey on Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017.  The ceremony will take place at halftime of the boy's basketball game vs Campbell County.  Lauren was a standout player from 2011-2014 and earned multiple local and state awards including “Miss Kentucky Soccer”.  Go Colonels!

Excellence in Education Award

The Kenton County School District held its 3rd Annual Excellence is Everywhere banquet on Nov. 2. The event honors outstanding teachers in our district. One teacher from each school is selected by his or her principal. This year's award winner was Ms. Jennifer Henry. 

Ms. Jennifer Henry

KCSD Inclement Weather Policy

With winter approaching, please take time to review the Kenton County School District's Inclement Weather Policy: http://www.kenton.kyschools.us/Content/786


Dixie Freshman Soccer Undefeated Season!

Dixie Freshman Girls Soccer Team went undefeated all season and beat NDA 1-0 for the tournament win.  Congrats Colonels!

Girls Freshman Soccer

Pancake Breakfast NHS Pancake Breakfast

We had a terrific turnout for our Pancake Breakfast Benefit on Sat. We raised $1213!!! and 2 car loads full of nonperishables. The staff is so proud of our Dixie Students for volunteering and donating to this great cause. Thank you to all students who helped make this a success!!!


Mrs. Hanhnel, Mrs. Johnson, Mrs. Henry, Mrs. Lambert, Ms. Guthier, and Mrs. Taylor helped to make this event a success and run smoothly.


Great job NHS and thanks to everyone for showing their Colonel Pride!!!


Grand Champions Grand Champions

Congratulations to our marching band, who received Grand Champion once again at LaSalle! They also received best music, best visual, best general effect, and best color guard. Way to go Colonels!!!

Inside Kenton County: Feb. 23

Here is the latest edition of Inside Kenton County: 

2018 Lt. Governor’s Entrepreneurship Challenge (LGEC) Information

2018 Lt. Governor’s Entrepreneurship Challenge (LGEC) Information


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