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News & Announcements
HCS OPPORTUNITIES FAIR IS JANUARY 26
The event is for all middle school students in Hardin County.  It doesn't matter where they attend school.  Read More >
BRANDENBURG TELECOM TO PARTNER WITH HCS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY STUDENTS
IT students will have multiple opportunities for hands-on experience Read More >
EARLY ENTRANCE TO KINDERGARTEN PACKETS ARE AVAILABLE AT HCS ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS
Students must be five years old on or before August 1 for that student to attend Kindergarten. Read More >
COMMISSIONER NAMES NEW HARDIN COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION MEMBER
Andrea Palmer & Dawn Johnson join the Board of Education as new members;  Kay Sharon set to begin another term Read More >
CENTRAL KENTUCKY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OFFERS SCHOLARSHIP CENTRAL TO STUDENTS
Students can apply for more than $100,000 in local scholarship money.  CLICK HERE Read More >
EARLY COLLEGE PATHWAY AT EC3 SEES REMARKABLE RESULTS IN ITS FIRST SEMESTER
Students can take college courses for one-third of the tuition costs at ECTC when they enroll in the early college pathway at EC3 Read More >
HOW DOES HCS DETERMINE IF SCHOOL WILL BE CANCELLED BECAUSE OF THE WEATHER?
Click the link to see answers to some frequently asked questions about school closing during the winter months.  Read More >
HOW DOES THE WIND CHILL AFFECT SCHOOL BEING DELAYED OR CLOSED?
Click the link to help you understand how the district makes tough decisions about closing because of wind chill. Read More >
ATTENTION HCS WORK ETHIC CERTIFICATION GRADUATES
Bridal Warehouse, a HCS Work Ethic Certification Partner, is hiring HCS WEC graduates. Read More >
REMINDER ABOUT KINDERGARTEN ENROLLMENT



Per Kentucky law, all children must be enrolled in and attend school between the ages of 6 and 18. Children can enter primary school at age 5, but only if their 5th birthday is on or before October 1 of the current school year. 

Beginning with the 2017-18 school year, the entry date changes from October 1 to August 1. A child who is 5 years old or who turns 5 by August 1st may attend school. A child who is 6 years old or who turns 6 by August 1, must attend school.

Preschool programs are available for eligible 3- and 4-year-old children as well.

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District Profile
The Hardin County School district consists of three high schools, five middle schools, 13 elementary schools and the Hardin County Early College & Career Center (EC3). In addition to our traditional schools, Hardin County offers alternative education and community education opportunities.

Vision
Schools, parents, and community actively involved in "Helping Children Succeed."

Our Mission
Success for all students by providing a high quality education through excellent teachers, support staff and leadership embraced by supportive parents and an active community.
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