Category Archives: Madison Co. School System


Early Admission to Kindergarten

Beginning with the 2017-2018 Madison Co. school year, students must turn five (5) on or before August 1 for admission to kindergarten. Previously, students were required to turn 5 on or before October 1 for admission.

In accordance with KRS 158.031(6), Madison County Schools has established criteria for early entrance to kindergarten. Students who turn 5 years old between August 2 and October 1 will be Continue reading Early Admission to Kindergarten

Rumored Threat at Madison Southern High School

Madison Southern

Many of you have heard about a rumored threat at MSHS Eagles (Madison Southern High School). We believe there is NO actual threat or viable threat to the safety of any of our students or staff. We are and will continue to work with Berea Police Department and other local law enforcement to ensure the safety of everyone involved. There will be an increased police presence on the campus tomorrow and in the coming days as a precaution. Thank you to the many students, staff, parents, and community members who reached out with this information this evening.

Feb. 7 Proclaimed Madison Southern Varsity Football Day in Berea

Tuesday night at a meeting of the Berea City Council, Mayor Steve Connelly signed a proclamation honoring the varsity football champions of Madison Southern High School. Southern’s 2017 gridiron squad broke a number of school records for achievement, including wins in a season and a Region 3 championship. Mayor Connelly’s proclamation read as follows: Continue reading Feb. 7 Proclaimed Madison Southern Varsity Football Day in Berea

Foley Middle School Student takes 1st in Region

1. Chris Begley (CWA)
2. Jonothan Gilbert (MC)
3. Aiden Butler (SC)
4. Caleb Barnes (JC)

Foley Middle School student Chris Begley competed in the Region 4 Middle School wrestling tournament on Saturday, January 20th where he took 1st place in the 86 pound weight class. Begley is a 7th grader at Foley Middle school and a member of the Madison Southern Wrestling Eagles High School team. Begley wrestles for Carr Wrestling Academy Middle School team out of Lexington, KY. Continue reading Foley Middle School Student takes 1st in Region