HOPKINS CO., Ky (WEHT) Monday is the last day of school for students in Hopkins County, so school officials are giving more information about how things will work in this age of social distancing.
School leaders have planned a week of celebration for graduating seniors.
May 11-15 will be Senior Spirit Week.
May 11 will be Senior Sendoff. They ask people to decorate their windows and put out yard signs to show support for the students.
May 12 is School Spirit Day. You’re asked to wear your school colors on that day.
May 13 is the virtual baccalaureate at both high schools. May 14 will be a virtual awards night. May 15 will be a virtual senior celebration. A link to view all three virtual events will be sent out at 6 p.m. on the day of the event.
On Monday and Tuesday, graduating seniors at Hopkins County Central can pick up their cap and gown and get a yard sign. Parents and students are asked to pull up in front of the cafeteria between noon and 6 p.m. on both days. You will also be able to return any schools items you may still have.
At Madisonville-North Hopkins, seniors whose last name begins with A-K can pickup and drop off at the school on May 4 from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Seniors with last names J-Z can come by on May 5. Juniors on May 7, Sophomores on May 11, and Freshmen on May 13.
May 8 very last day to turn in assignments.
Hopkins County officials made some other announcements Friday.
The court house will open to foot traffic on June 1. You will be required to wear mask inside the building.
Officials also announced only one new case of COVID-19, bringing the total number of cases to 206. 107 people have recovered from the virus in the county.
(This story was originally published on May 1, 2020)
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