Step 2: The Principal then submits a request for the board to review suggested use of funds:
Supplementary classroom materials, field trips, motivational speakers and workshops, the development of innovative educational techniques, faculty development and incentives, in-service for staff, student support, principal’s discretionary funds to meet needs of individual children (when meeting the needs of an individual child will further the educational goals of many children).
Chris Black, President
Janice Howard, Board of Education Representative
Donald Shively, Superintendent — ex officio
Angela Copeland, Financial Secretary — ex officio
Lisa Chappell, Secretary — ex officio
Donating has never been easier
You can also now donate online to the Paducah Schools Foundation through the Community Foundation of West Kentucky using PayPal or your credit card. Just be sure to designate our PPS Foundation when you submit your payment. Or you can mail a payment directly to either address:
Paducah Public Schools Foundation
PO Box 2550
Paducah, KY 42002-2550
Community Foundation of West Kentucky
333 Broadway, Suite 530
PO Box 7
Paducah, KY 42002-0007
The satisfaction in giving comes in knowing that you are investing not only in the lives of students, but also in our community, which benefits every day from the education received in the Paducah Public Schools.
We thank you for your generous support!
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For more information about the Paducah Public Schools Foundation, please contact Superintendent Dr. Donald Shively or Secretary Lisa Chappell at 270.444.5600
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The $26.4 million, two-story Paducah Innovation Hub opened its doors to students in late August 2020. It’s more than just a trade school or technical school, but rather several things at once, considering the roughly 100,000 square-foot building’s versatile classrooms and programs. It also houses the Paducah school board office along with the STEAM coffee bar, NROTC class with shooting range, and other spaces, such as an abilities classroom.