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  • Arts and Humanities team information

    • Team conferences: 3:05-3:55 PM
    • Department chair: Emily Levely
    • Administrator: Matthew Sherrard

Mrs. Hope Benavides

Phone: (859) 381-4920 ext. 40022

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors: University of Kentucky, Spanish and English education Masters: University of Kentucky, curriculum & instruction, reading and writing

Mrs. Hope Benavides

Spanish

Hometown: Lexington, KY

A Panther since: 2004


Mr. Stephen Bennett

Phone: (859) 381-4920 ext. 40075

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors: University of Kentucky, architecture Masters: Eastern Kentucky University, art education, K-12 Rank I: National Board Certified Teacher

Mr. Stephen Bennett

Art

Hometown: Louisville, KY

A Panther since: 2006

Art club sponsor

National Board Certified Teacher


Mr. Kevin Bowling

Phone: (859) 381-4920 ext. 40080

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors: Morehead State University, music education Masters: Morehead State University, secondary education with an emphasis in music

Mr. Kevin Bowling

Assistant band director

Hometown: Greenup, KY

A Panther since: 2018

Jazz band sponsor

 


Mrs. Yolanda Brack-Jones

Phone: (859) 381-4920 ext. 40085

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors: University of Kentucky, English education Masters: University of Kentucky, education Rank I: University of Kentucky, library science

Mrs. Yolanda Brack-Jones

Creative writing

Hometown: Paris, KY

A Panther since: 2004

Kagan structures building coach

Website


Mrs. Tanya Butler-Music

Phone: (859) 381-4920 ext. 40013

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors: Eastern Kentucky University, art Masters: Eastern Kentucky University, elementary education Rank I: Eastern Kentucky University, library science

Mrs. Tanya Butler-Music

Library media specialist

Hometown: Mount Sterling, KY

A Panther since: 2004

Battle of the Books club sponsor


Ms. Marlene Finchio

Phone: (859) 381-4920 ext. 40071

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors: Eastern Kentucky University, speech and theatre arts education Masters: Georgetown College, secondary education

Ms. Marlene Finchio

Speech and drama

Hometown: Stearns, KY

A Panther since: 2004

Drama club sponsor


Mrs. Sara Francis

Phone: (859) 381-4920 ext. 40085

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors: Transylvania University, applied music and music education Masters: Northwestern University, music theory

Mrs. Sara Francis

Orchestra director

Hometown: Greensburg, KY

A Panther since: 2006

Fiddle club sponsor

2016 American String Teachers Association Outstanding Director of the Year

Website

 


Mrs. Laura Kerns

Phone: (859) 381-4920 ext. 40023

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors: Marshall University, secondary Spanish and English education Masters: Marshall University, elementary education Rank I: Marshall University, elementary education

Mrs. Laura Kerns

Spanish

Hometown: Huntington, WV

A Panther since: 2005


Mrs. Emily Levey

Phone: (859) 381-4920 ext. 40079

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors: University of Kentucky, music education Masters: Eastern Kentucky University, instructional leadership Ed.S.: Eastern Kentucky University, educational specialist

Mrs. Emily Levey

Choir director

Hometown: Machester, KY

A Panther since: 2006

Arts and humanities department chair

Drama sponsor

 


Dr. April Kite

Phone: (859) 381-4920 ext. 40080

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors: University of Kentucky, music education Masters: University of Kentucky, music Doctorate: University of Kentucky, music education

Dr. April Kite

Band director

Hometown: Magnolia, KY

A Panther since: 2012

Color guard sponsor


Mr. Laura Summers

Phone: (859) 381-4920 ext. 40085

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors: Eastern Kentucky University, music education Masters: Eastern Kentucky University, music education

Mr. Laura Summers

Associate orchestra director

Hometown: Maysville, KY

A Panther since: 2013


Mr. Carl Willoughby

Phone: (859) 381-4920 ext. 40091

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors: Campbellsville University, middle grades social studies, language arts, drama Masters: Georgetown College, social studies

Mr. Carl Willoughby

Public speaking and debate

Hometown: Alexandria, KY

A Panther since: 2019