SCS Board Policy Manual
2016-2017 School Calendar
To join the Simpson County Schools Group Discussion Boards please e-mail
Krista Jackson for a list of the Google Classroom Join Codes.
If educators have any of the following loans or are involved with any of the following programs, they may be eligible for some assistance.
- Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL)/Federal Stafford Program
- Federal Perkins Loan
- Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant
- Paul Douglas Teacher Scholarship Program
Please refer Federal Stafford/SLS borrowers who have questions concerning their loans, including the teacher shortage area deferment, to the Federal Student Aid Hotline at 1-800-4FED-AID or to Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA) at 1-800-928-8926; refer Federal Perkins Loan borrowers to the school were they received the loan; refer TEACH grant recipients to the granting college or university. Stafford and Perkins program information may be found HERE
Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) publishes Kentucky Teacher to communicate directly with the state’s 40,000 public school teachers. The stories of this award-winning publication include news, perspectives, and practical, workable ideas for guiding students to higher levels of achievement.
Kentucky Teacher is a professional development tool for teachers. As such, it focuses on the work of highly qualified, successful educators to improve teaching and learning in Kentucky schools.
Kentucky Teacher also focuses on items related to the Department of Education’s and Kentucky Board of Education’s work including Senate Bill 1, strategic plans and more.
You can read archived issues of the print edition of Kentucky Teacher on the KDE website.
COMPASS Choice Rewards for KEHP members
You can qualify for a $15 - $500 CASH REWARD by shopping with SmartShopper and choosing a cost-
effective location for your medical procedure or test.
Visit www.compasssmartshopper.com or call 855-869-2133 to easily compare healthcare service costs among quality providers in your new Anthem network. You can save hundreds—even thousands, help reduce medical costs, preserve your benefits, and EARN CASH REWARDS!
You must re-register to access cost information about providers in your new Anthem network. Have your Anthem member I.D. card in hand and go to www.compasssmartshopper.com. To re-register:
- Click on the "First Time Users" link in the log-in box on the right-hand side.
- For your subscriber I.D. number, please enter your Anthem member I.D. number exactly as it appears on your member I.D. card.
New services added to KEHP incentive list
Additional medical services now qualify for SmartShopper rewards! To view a full list of services eligible for incentives, click here