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District News

Somerset High School Parent Survey
Meece Middle Parent Survey
Hopkins Elementary Parent Survey
WMMS News 10/25/18

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Bus Driver Appreciation Week Oct. 22-26 Bus Driver Appreciation Week Oct. 22-26
WMMS News 9/27/18

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Supplemental Student Insurance


This summer, the Kentucky Department of Education’s Division of School and Community Nutrition (SCN) is collaborating with the Institute of Child Nutrition (ICN) to offer 11 sessions of Healthy Cuisine for Kids to school nutrition professionals across the state.

National School Lunch / School Breakfast Programs for the 2018-2019


Somerset Independent Schools today announced an amendment to its policy for serving meals to students under the National School Lunch / School Breakfast Programs for the 2018-2019 school year.

Somerset Independent Schools Set Open House Dates Open House Dates

Somerset Independent Schools welcomes all students and parents to open house.


Somerset Independent Schools 2018-2019 School Supply Lists Back to school list

The links below are the recommended supply list for the 2018-2019 school year.

We are very grateful for the support our parents and guardians provide our students, teachers, staff and administration.



District registration for Somerset Independent Schools

District registration for Somerset Independent Schools

Pre-registration for new students grades preschool-12th

Location:  Hopkins Elementary

Date:  Thursday, July 26, 2018 from 8:30-3:00

Please provide the following items:


Updated immunization certificate

Physical (within one year)

Birth certificate or proof of birth

Dental exam

Eye exam

Custody papers if applicable

Nutrition Services Ware Washing Chemicals Bids

Somerset Independent Schools will be accepting bids for Nutrition Services Ware Washing Chemicals.

For detailed information, clisk HERE

Pizza Delivery Bids Accepted

Somerset Independent Schools will accept bids for Pizza delivery for the 18-19 School year.

Detailed information can be found by clicking here.

2018 Graduation

The Somerset High School Class of 2018 will be presented their diplomas to night May 25, 2018 7:30 PM at William Clark Field.

Please come out and celebrate support their accomplishments.

If you cannot attend, you may find limited streaming of the event at the link below.


Summer Feeding Flyer 2018

Somerset independent Schools is offering free meals this summer at Meece Middle School.

Vending Snack Bid

Somerset Independent Schools will be accepting bids on Snack Vending Machines beginning May 10, 2018 until May 21, 2018 before 10:00am.

For Detailed Information Click Here.

2018 Wellness Plan

Somerset Independent Schools' 2018 Student Wellness Plan may be reviewed at the link below.

2018 Wellness Plan

Direct all comments or questions to Cloyd Baumgardner



Valvoline Teacher of the Year Award .

Congratulations to Mr. Dunn for being named a 2019 Valvoline Teacher Achievement Award winner! Valvoline will recognize Mr. Dunn and other teachers with a ceremony and luncheon on May 15 in Frankfort. 





KPREP Videos

Mrs. Heideman & Mrs. Huff Mr. Study & Mr. Test


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Invitation to Bid

Somerset Independent Schools invites vendors to submit bids for Soft Drinks and Vending>

Detailed information can be obtained by clicking HERE

Last Day for Students/Graduation Date Set 2018 Cap

The Somerset Board of Education set the last day of school for students as Monday, May 21, 2018.  

Somerset High School Graduation will be Friday, May 25, 2018.

HES Competes at State STLP Competition

Hopkins Elementary STLP Team will compete at the State competition on Thursday March 29th, 2018

WHES NEWS March 2018



Pre-registration for preschool and kindergarten or the 2018-19 year

Parents and guardians,

Hopkins Elementary will conduct
Pre-registration for preschool and kindergarten for the 2018-19 year

Friday, April 13th

8:30-2:00 at Hopkins Elementary



Please provide:

Updated immunization certificate

Current physical (within one year)

Birth certificate or proof of birth

Social security number

Eye exam

Dental exam

Custody papers if applicable

Meece Middle School Bunny Hop 5K

Bunny Hop Announcement

Operation Preparation

Somerset Independent and Science Hill Independent Schools collaborated to host their annual Operation Preparation event at Somerset Community College. 

SHS Choir Performs at KSBA Conference. Choir performs at KSBA Conference.

SHS choir performed at the KSBA's conference.KSBA conference Choir Performance

Mrs. Elaine Wilson Recognized by KSBA KSBA recognizes Mrs. Elaine Wilson

Mrs. Wilson was recognized at the Kentucky School Board Association (KSBA) conference for her role as Regional Chair of KSBA's Middle Cumberland Region.

Message from Superintendent Kyle Lively

Dear Parents and Guardians,


Let me take this opportunity to address the issue of school safety, which is on all our minds.

School will be in session on Feburary 19, 2018

Somerset Independent School District original calendar listed February 19 as a celebration of President's Day with the option of using it as a make-up date if necessary.

Somerset Independent will be in session for students on February 19, 2018 to make up for one of the days missed for inclement weather.

Please mark your calendar and make any necessary adjustments for this schedule change.

Transportation Snow Plan B

Refer to the following instructions when Snow Plan B  is announced.

Somerset Plan B Inclement Weather Plan

The routes within the city district will run the regular schedule and regular route.

The routes in Science Hill will run as follows:

  1. US27- East 635 – Keeney will be picked on Keeney at 7:00 AM/ Drop off 3:20PM
  2. Keeney – West 635 will be picked up on West 635 at 7:05 AM/ Drop off 3:25PM
  3. East Todd Road and West Langdon will be picked at Valley View/Hardee’s at 7:10AM/ Drop off 3:30 PM
  4.  Johnny Rd will be picked up at Hilltop Homes and West 635 at 7:15 AM/ Drop off 3:35 PM
  5. Norwood /Mt. Zion will be picked up at  Ace Auto at 7:20AM /Drop off 3:40 PM
  6. Last pick up (in case missed stop) D&D Shell at 7:25 AM/ Drop off 3:45.
Positive Attitudes

Make Being a Positive Person One of Your New Year's Resolutions 


City of Somerset Honors School Board Board of Education Recognition


Honoring the members of the

Somerset Board of Education

Hopkins Celebrates the Holidays

Hopkins' students perform Holiday Play "The Reindeer Whisperer"






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December Board Meeting

The regular scheduled Somerset Independent School Board Meeting will be held on December 12, 2017 6:00 PM in Board Room 102 of the Central Office Facility located at:

305 College Street

Somerset Kentucky 42501

(606) 679-4451