Cultural & Diversity Awareness Activities
Hopkins County Schools welcomes and values the diversity of our students and staff. We are all stronger together than we are apart. We aim to be respectful and tolerant of traditions, customs, culture, dress, language, and our curriculum and instruction are representative of our appreciation of diversity and inclusion.Cultural Holidays(list not exhaustive)January 16, 2016 - Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday
February - Black History Month
March 13 – April 15: Deaf History Month. This observance celebrates key events in deaf history, including the founding of Gallaudet University and the American School for the Deaf.
April is Celebrate Diversity Month
March is Women's History Month
June is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month
July 26 is Disability Independence Day
August 26 isWomen’s Equality Day
September 15-October 15th is National Hispanic Heritage Month
November is National Native American Heritage Month, which celebrates the history and contributions of Native Americans.
Students, their families, employees and potential employees are hereby notified that the Hopkins County School System does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, marital status, sex or disability in employment, career and technical programs, or activities as set forth in compliance with federal and state statutes and regulations.
Any persons having inquiries concerning Hopkins County Schools’ compliance with Title II, Title VI, Title IX and/or Section 504 may contact:
Deanna Ashby, Superintendent
Hopkins County Schools
320 S. Seminary
Madisonville, KY 42431