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Immunization Announcement

All students enrolled in Kindergarten and 6th grade must have an up-to date immunization record/physicals on file or turned in by August 23.  Sixth graders that have not turned 11 yet have 2 weeks after their birthday to do so.

State law requires that students without immunizations cannot attend school until they are up-to-date.  With our on-site school based clinics and our Health Services Department, we would be happy to help you with transportation or other needs.  Please contact us at 633-4455.


Operation UNITE will be sponsoring CAMP UNITE on the Campus of The University of the Cumberlands.  The dates for this camp are July 25th - July 28th.  Students entering grades 7, 8, or 9 next school year are eligible to attend.  Also, high school juniors and seniors may apply to be counselors for the camp.  The deadline for applications is June 30th.  For more infomation, click Read More or visit the Operation Unite website at  

Shoot Hoops Not Drugs Camp

Operation Unite will offer a one day basketball skills camp called :Shoot Hoops, Not Drugs on Tuesday, June 13th from 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM at Letcher County Central High School.  Former UK baketball player Jarrod Polson will be there.  This camp is open to all school age children in the area.  For more information, click Read More.

Summer Food Service Program

The Letcher County Schools will be offering a Summer Food Service Program at 3 locations in the county.  To find out more information about locations and dates, click read more below.

Changes to Infinite Campus

Students and Parents,

On April 5th, we made some changes to Infinite Campus.  As a result, there is a new address for everyone to use to access the Portal.  This new address is  Also, if you use the Campus Portal App on your Smartphone or Tablet, you may need to take some action to get the App working again.  The first thing to try is to simply log out of the app and then log back in.  If your App was at the latest release, this should resolve the issue.  If this does not resolve the issue, then it may be necessary to delete the App completely from your device and then download it again from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store.  Simply search for Campus Portal and install the App.  Now you will need to login to the app and set your preferences.  You do not need a district code now.  Simply search for Letcher County and then enter your username and password.  If you cannot remember your login information, you can e-mail Randy Bailey at or call the Technology Office (606) 633-2120.

Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

2017-2018 Headstart, Kindergarten, and Pre-school Registration

Spring is here and that means it is time for registration for the next school year. Click Read More below to find the 2017 Preschool, Headstart, and Kindergarten screening and registration schedule.


The Kentucky Commissioner of Education is seeking applications to be considered for appointment to the Letcher County Board of Education. You are invited to nominate yourself or someone you know who is qualified to serve on the Letcher County Board of Education representing Educational Division #5 of the Letcher County Public Schools.  For more details, please click read more at the lower right.

2016 All Distinguished Breakfast Certificate of Achievement Picture

The Letcher County Schools recently held a breakfast and awards ceremony to honor all students who scored Distingusihed in every category they were tested in last year.  Pictures from this event are available in our photo gallery.  Congratulations to all of the students for their excellent academic achievement.

Notice of Non-Discrimination

You may click on the Board of Education section of our website to find our notice of non-discrimination in Acrobat format or click read more to see the text of the notice.