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First Day of School 2018 First Day of School 2018 First Day of School 2018 First Day of School 2018 First Day of School 2018 First Day of School 2018 First Day of School 2018 First Day of School 2018 First Day of School 2018 First Day of School 2018 First Day of School 2018 First Day of School 2018 Class of 2018 Class of 2018 Class of 2018 Class of 2018 Class of 2018 Governors Scholars Program Participants Ninth District Science Fair Ninth District Science Fair Ninth District Science Fair Ninth District Science Fair Holmes jumps out to an early lead. Students at Sixth District enjoy breakfast with Santa. Ms. McHugh helps a student zip her coat. Holmes High School Girls Basketball Team It's fun to learn to read. Holmes High School Boys Basketball Team Middle School Band Concert Sixth District wins 1st place in boys basketball tournament. Glenn O. Swing Wildcats finish in 2nd place in the girls basketball tournament. Latonia Elementary girls basketball team wins 1st place. Glenn O. Swing cheerleaders win 1st place in the cheerleading competition. Latonia Elementary cheerleaders win 2nd place in the cheerleading competition. Sixth District cheerleaders compete in the cheerleading competition. Tyrah Englemon takes it to the basket. Covington Schools Board of Education Latonia student gives Carlos Dunlap a high five. Students gather with Bengals defensive end Carlos Dunlap Student Enjoys Using a Tablet in Class Students play with a brain model donated by Amazon. The ribbon is cut to open the new Holmes stadium. Amazon Donates $10,000 of STEM Equipment to Holmes Middle School The Bulldog mascot poses with two young fans. Students pose with Mayor Joe Meyer and Amazon representatives after large donation from Amazon. Summer Scholars Program 2017 James E. Biggs students are ready for graduation It's a great day at Covington Independent Public Schools.

Department of Exceptional Children

The Department of Exceptional Children provides programs and services for students who have learning needs that lie outside the usual range of instructional differentiation provided in general education classrooms.. 
 
English Language Learners
The Covington Independent English Language Learner Program is designed to assist students with limited English proficiency to speak, read, write and comprehend the English language and to meet challenging state content goals to close the gap between limited English proficient students and other students. Limited English proficient students are given instruction to successfully attain English and participate in all-English classrooms. 

Gifted and Talented
Covington Independent Public Schools identifies and serves gifted youth within to ensure an appropriate level of instruction to reach the potential of each student. High potential learners at the primary level and identified gifted students in grades four through twelve are provided services to differentiate their instruction, therefore, meeting their individual needs.
 

Michelle Bertke

Director
212 Levasssor Place
Covington, KY  41011
859-392-3170
859-392-3185 Fax

michelle.bertke@covington.kyschools.us
 
Staff
Betty Brefeld
Administrative Assistant
859-392-3161
betty.brefeld@covington.kyschools.us

Sara Butts
Gifted and Talented Teacher
859 392-3169
sara.butts@covington.kyschools.us

 
Sarah Fortner                                                                        Gifted and Talented Teacher
212 Levasssor Place
Covington, KY  41011
859-392-3171
sarah.fortner@covington.kyschools.us
 

Mayra Guzman
District Interpreter
859-609-3853
mayra.guzman@covington.kyschools.us
     

Orihet Huffman
District Interpreter
859-835-6011
orihet.huffman@covington.kyschools.us 

  

Covington Independent Public Schools  |  25 E 7th St.  |  Covington, KY 41011
Phone:859.392.1000  |  Fax:859.292.5970