Text Options for the Visually Impaired Font Size: a- A+ Color: A A A Revert 
Close vision bar
Open vision bar
Welcome to Lyons County Kentucky Schools

Preschool Enrollment Information

Lyon County Head Start/Preschool offers exciting experiences for 3 and 4-year-old children who qualify at 130% of the poverty level.  The preschool is located in Lyon County Elementary School.  Certified teachers and qualified staff work together to offer children the best possible learning environment.  Classes meet Monday through Thursday, from 7:45-11:15 a.m.  Breakfast and lunch are offered daily and limited transportation is provided.  Parent participation in the program is required and is essential for its success.  Lyon County Head Start/Preschool is affiliated with the Audubon Area Head Start.  For more information, please call Opal Hammonds, Family Advocate, at (270) 388-8471.

State Preschool Program (KERA Preschool):  State preschool is targeted to two groups of eligible children who are entitled to services if their parents choose to enroll them:  4-year-olds, who are at 160% of the poverty level and 3 or 4-year-olds with disabilities, regardless of income.  The preschool program is designed to reduce barriers to learning by providing developmentally appropriate preschool educationalong with screeningand coordination of health and social services.  Classes run Monday through Thursday from 8:00-11:00 or 12:00-3:00.  Lunch is served to both classes and limited transportation offered.  Tuition seats are available for 3 and 4-year-olds who do not qualify for Head Start or KERA preschool programs.  These spaces are available on a first come, first serve basis and require a $100 monthly fee.  Class sessions meet for three hours, Monday through Thursday.  Limited transportation is provided for an additional monthly fee.  All Preschool programs operate for 128 days and follow district decisions for snow days and holidays.  Classes usually begin the week after K-12 students begin and will conclude before the end of spring term.  Tina Peery is the Preschool Program Director and Crissy Johnson is the Administrative Assistant.  For more information they can be reached at (270)-388-9715  Ext. 145.  

School News

Volunteer information

If you are interested in volunteering at school, chaperoning a field  trip, etc., a child/abuse neglect form must be filled out and sent in to the Cabinet for Health and Family Services. Once this form is received back volunteer request can be submitted. These forms are on the district page under forms and links, miscellaneous links. The child/abuse neglect form takes 4-6 weeks to process and the volunteer request takes 1-5 days.

2018-19 School Calendar Calendar 3D Clipart

2018-19 School Calendar 

Pesticide Spraying Notice

Attention Pesticide Spraying Schedule

View All News

Calendar & Events

  • Feb

    School will be in session on Feb. 19 for the Nov. 15th snow day. 

  • Feb

    The Lyon County Schools District Health Council will meet at 1 p.m. in the District Conference Room. 

    Begins @ 1:00 PM
  • Feb

    A mind, body connection course for all levels.

    From 4-5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28 in the Lyon County Elementary School Gym

    The cost is $6

    Instructor: Jannette Parent of Trilogy Sports Performance

    RSVP by calling 270-388-9715 ext. 407.

    4:00 PM — 5:00 PM
  • Mar

    GO365 health screenings will be from 8-11 a.m. March 3 in the District Conference Room.

    8:00 AM — 11:00 AM
  • Mar

    School will be in session on March 15 to make-up for Feb. 8. 


  • Mar

    The third Friday of each month, after 3:00 P.M., routine pesticide treatments will be performed in all buildings.  Services are done by HomePro Advantage using Lambda Cyhalothrin (9.7%) with a pressure sprayer to classrooms, offices, hallways, restrooms and utility areas. Targeted pests are spiders, ants, beetles, etc. MSDS information is available upon request.  If your child has any allergies to such treatments, please call Chad Jezik, Safety Director, at (270) 388-9308.  His office is located at 217 Jenkins Road, Eddyville, Kentucky.


    3:00 PM — 5:00 PM
<<Go to previous monthFebruary 2019>>Go to next month
Contact Us
Stay Connected