FCPS Make-Up Days, Graduation Dates Set

Fayette County Public Schools has added an additional snow make-up day to the three it had already scheduled.

Along with the March 18 make-up date, school will be in session Friday, April 8, and Wednesday and Thursday, May 25 and May 26, which will be the last day of school pending any further calendar issues.

High school graduation dates at Rupp Arena also have been set.

Thursday, May 26

4 p.m. – Bryan Station High

7 p.m. – Henry Clay High

Friday, May 27

1 p.m. – Lafayette High

4 p.m. – Dunbar High

7 p.m. – Tates Creek High


Celebrate National Kite Month at Jacobson Park with the annual Kite Fest on Saturday, April 16. The skies will be filled with hundreds of kites to celebrate the first major outdoor event of the season by Lexington Parks & Recreation.

Kite Fest will have children’s games, special entertainment, kite making and more. Food and beverages are available for purchase, or families can pack a picnic lunch. Kite Fest runs from noon-4 p.m. and is free to attend.

Info: 288-2900.