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Miss SHS 2023 – Results

We just concluded this year’s Miss SHS Pageant! After two days of talents, bio’s, and introductions, the participants heard their name called for awards! Congratulations to our winners! Participants and their award: Gianna | Miss 110% Heather | Miss “I Love You” Sophia | Miss Wonderful Shannon | Miss Helpful Tina | Miss Amazing Kristen […]

Employee Spotlight – Jared Tennill

Jared R. Tennill’s hire date is recorded as 5/28/2019. That is when he was officially put on the payroll. But, as the oldest son of former Facilities Director, Donald Tennill, and Purchasing Manager of Central Supply, Paula Tennill, he has been on campus long before then. Jared says he was “kind of “hired when AJ […]

Employee Spotlight – Joe Taylor

Joseph K. Taylor was hired 4/15/2019 as a part-time Grounds Crew member. He was interviewed by AJ Sears, and subsequently hired by Machele Lawless / Melissa Ford. He has not worked in any other department here at SHS. He says the best part of his job is when he has the opportunity to interact with […]

July Video Newsletter

Ashley is back with an exciting summer newsletter! David Sellwood introduces our new Associate Superintendent, Kerri McIntyre! We check in with Jeremy about our fun summer trips. Lastly, we meet several new summer staff that are loving their time with our students this summer, several of whom teach in school systems in surrounding counties.

Prom 2023 – Welcome to the Jungle

By: Paige Davis, School Programs Recreation Department Stewart Home & School had their student prom on June 21, 2023. The theme for prom was Welcome To The Jungle! Summer Staff members Izzi, Paige, Sarah, Jake, and Lucy decorated the gym to look like an animal-filled jungle! The gym really looked like a jungle! It was […]

Employee Spotlight – Trey Tyson

If you see his name on paper, you probably wouldn’t know who it was. Donald R. Tyson III . But, if you say Trey Tyson , well, now that is a different story all together. Trey was hired on 5/2/2019 after interviewing with David Sellwood and Hendrix Brakefield. He started as a Summer Rec Staff, […]

2023 Spring Musical – Full Length Video

Spring Musical from Stewart Home & School Family Weekend 2023- Our Happy Place

Sharon’s Movie Review: Super Mario Bros

Back by popular demand – Sharon’s Movie Reviews! Sharon recently watched the new Super Mario Bros. movie and had this to say: (warning, may contain spoilers) The Super Mario Bros Movie is one of the best computer animated movies that has come out in 2023. This movie will become popular and famous since Mario Bros. […]

SHS Student Council Participates in Reforest Frankfort Event

Written by: Anna, Stewart Home & School Mayor This past Saturday on April 15th, it was such a beautiful day and the student council had the privilege and opportunity to plant trees locally for the event “Reforest Frankfort”. They spent the morning planting roughly, about 25 trees altogether. This opportunity was a very cool experience […]

Passover-Seder 2023 with Tom Falik

Yesterday afternoon, Tom Falik graciously hosted Passover-Seder 2023 for our Jewish community students at the Creative Dining Kitchen. The Passover Seder is a ritual feast at the beginning of the Jewish holiday of Passover. It is conducted throughout the world on the eve of the 15th day of Nisan in the Hebrew calendar. We want […]

StewARTS exhibit featured at Capital City Museum

MARCH 23, 2023 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CAPITAL CITY MUSEUM – EXHIBIT ANNOUNCEMENT FRANKFORT, KY. –Capital City Museum announces a temporary exhibit featuring artists from Stewart Home & School’s program StewARTS. StewARTS, the art studio program at Stewart Home & School, is a hands-on program designed to encourage individuals with intellectual disabilities to communicate and express […]

Ellen Skidmore and Friends Visit Stewart Home & School

Stewart Home & School was delighted to have three special guests on campus yesterday, Ellen Skidmore, Jennie Leavell, and Fran Taylor. Ellen Skidmore is a decorated artist and author of ELLEN: The Girl Who Found Her Voice. The book, which is also illustrated by Skidmore featuring 28 paintings, depicts Skidmore’s childhood growing up with a […]