For the second time in as many years, Memorial Education Center has made history at the state level.
Back in December 2016, Memorial was the first public preschool in the state to be certified as a five-star facility in the Kentucky All STARS system. More recently, the local preschool was honored as the Kentucky Governor’s Office of Early Childhood Site of the Year for 2019. Since the awards (also including teachers) are new, Memorial is the first-ever recipient of that honor.
Presenting at this month’s meeting of the Pulaski County Board of Education, Principal Amy Smith said the award shows the public that Memorial believes in its students and staff. She also noted that the honor came not just with a