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Class of 2018 Class of 2018 Class of 2018 Class of 2018 Class of 2018 Governors Scholars Program Participants Ninth District Science Fair Ninth District Science Fair Ninth District Science Fair Ninth District Science Fair Holmes jumps out to an early lead. Students at Sixth District enjoy breakfast with Santa. Ms. McHugh helps a student zip her coat. Holmes High School Girls Basketball Team It's fun to learn to read. Holmes High School Boys Basketball Team Middle School Band Concert Sixth District wins 1st place in boys basketball tournament. Glenn O. Swing Wildcats finish in 2nd place in the girls basketball tournament. Latonia Elementary girls basketball team wins 1st place. Glenn O. Swing cheerleaders win 1st place in the cheerleading competition. Latonia Elementary cheerleaders win 2nd place in the cheerleading competition. Sixth District cheerleaders compete in the cheerleading competition. Tyrah Englemon takes it to the basket. Covington Schools Board of Education Holmes Bulldogs Pay Tribute to Eli Kindt I Pledge to Make a Difference We Pledge to Make a Difference Homecoming King and Queen, Prince and Princess Homecoming Parade 2017 Tablet Fun The Class of 2024 in the Homecoming Parade First Day of School Hard at Work Ready to Learn Hard at Work Wow, That's Cool! Ready for Action Hard at Work Ribbon Cutting for New Field Amazon Donates $10,000 of STEM Equipment to Holmes Middle School First Day of School First Kickoff for First Soccer Game Bulldogs are #1 Amazon Donates $10,000 of STEM Equipment to Holmes Middle School Holmes High School Band Senior Football Players First Day of School Senior Volleyball Players
Latavia Keith and Alaria Long Summer Scholars Program 2017 Class of 2017 Graduation Class of 2017 James E. Biggs students are ready for graduation It's a great day at Covington Independent Public Schools.

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Success is not a gift, but a choice. Whether you are a student in elementary school or a Senior in high school, it takes determination, dedication, attitude, and discipline to become successful.

Successful students are not just goal setters, but goal getters. Setting goals in school gives you a reason for learning.  Achieving those goals gives you the confidence to go beyond and fulfill your potential. Start setting goals today for your future tomorrow.


Study Tips

  • Pick a place to designate as your homework area
  • Set a time each night to complete homework
  • Remove distractions - TV, phones, electronic games, etc.
  • Ensure all needed supplies are available in your homework area
  • Study 2-3 different subjects regularly everyday, even if there's no test or homework
  • Review what's been taught in class, on the very same day
  • Take breaks
  • Eat a balanced diet and exercise regularly everyday
  • Sleep at least 8 hours a day
  • Avoid staying up till late at night when you're having tests
  • Ask your parents to review your completed assignments or quiz you before a test


Test Taking Strategies

Before the Test

  • Get plenty of rest
  • Eat healthy meals
  • Study

Test Time

  • Read directions carefully
  • Complete the questions that you know for sure
  • Eliminate wrong answers on multiple choice questions
  • Make sure the question number and number on answer sheet match
  • Pace yourself and don't spend too much time on questions you don't know
  • Check answers at the end if time permits
  • Have extra pencils and erasers handy
  • Wear comfortable clothes
  • Think positively and breath deeply
Covington Independent Public Schools  |  25 E 7th St.  |  Covington, KY 41011
Phone:859.392.1000  |  Fax:859.292.5970