Paducah Public Schools Updates for March 16 - April 17 Closing
March 30
 Paducah Public Schools to Continue Non-Traditional Instruction and Tornado Takeout Through Spring Break, April 6-10
March 26
Students who have paper packets of assignments will turn in their completed assignments and pick up a new packet Friday, March 27. See the news summary below for bus schedules and specific instructions. 
March 20
In keeping with Governor Beshear’s recommendation that all Kentucky Schools stop in-person instruction, Paducah Public Schools Non-Traditional Instruction (NTI) Days will be extended through Friday, April 17, 2020. This closure is a proactive approach to limit exposure to COVID-19 within our community.
Here is the schedule for the coming weeks:
March 23 – March 27 NTI Days
March 30 – April 3 NTI Days
April 6 - April 10  NTI Days
April 13 – April 17 NTI Days

As a school district, we are prepared to provide continuity of services for both learning and nutrition. Teachers will be providing instructional services using Non-Traditional Instruction (NTI). Our food service staff will continue preparing meals for delivery according to the schedule that is already in place.

Please see the district web site at  for the latest announcements regarding this developing situation.
March 18
If you are a student or parent who needs help accessing Microsoft Teams at home, you can find instructions here. Look for "Microsoft Teams How To" at the bottom of the page. 
March 17
Paper packets will be delivered to students Wednesday, March 18 at the building where they attend schools. Online students will not receive paper packets. For a complete list of instructions and bus stops, see the link in the news summary below. 
March 14, 2020
Paducah Public Schools will offer takeout meal delivery beginning Monday, March 16.

Beginning Tuesday, March 17, until further notice – buses will be at all stops from 10:30 - 11:00 AM.

All sites will serve breakfast and lunch. See the news summary below for a link to a list of Tornado Takeout stops.
March 13, 2020
Information over the coming days/weeks will be sent to you via email and text message to the contact information in Infinite Campus, so having correct email and phone numbers for you is crucial.

If you are not receiving either text messages or e-mails from Paducah Public Schools, please access your Infinite Campus Parent Portal as soon as possible and update your contact information.  Click here to connect to the Campus Parent Portal.

If you don’t have a Parent Portal account, send an e-mail requesting your login information to: [email protected]

If you do not have email, please call 270-444-5600. 
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PTHS Band of Blue Earns Distinguished Rating at KMEA Festival

Congratulations to the PTHS Band of Blue for scoring a Distinguished rating from all four judges at KMEA First District Performance Assessment held at Murray State University on March 17. The band got the highest rating from each of the judges in both categories including prepared literature and sight reading. This makes the ninth consecutive year that the band has rececieved a "Distinguished" rating under the direction of Mr. Patrick Saddler.
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PT Orchestra Earns Distinguished Ranking at KMEA Festival

The PTHS Orchestra received a Distinguished rating after receiving ones in every category at the Kentucky Music Educators Association (KMEA) Band and Orchestra Festival held at Murray State University on March 17. It was the orchestra's third year in a row to receive a distinguished rating. Congratulations! More +

Gator Bowl Souvenir DVD Available

Band of Blue, we hope you had as good of a time at the Gator Bowl as we did! Want to experience it all over again? If you haven't already, there's still time to order a souvenir DVD! More +

Band of Blue Musicians Qualify for 1st District Symphonic and Jazz Band

Members of the Paducah Tilghman Band of Blue auditioned for KMEA 1st District Symphonic and Jazz Band Auditions held at McCracken County High School November 21. More +

Band of Blue Advances to State

The PTHS Band of Blue performed at the Kentucky Music Educators Association (KMEA) Regional Quarterfinal marching band competition on October 19, 2013 and qualified for the State Semifinals. It has been 17 years since the band has qualfied for the State Marching Band Competition. More +

Band of Blue Wins Graves County Contest

The PTHS Band of Blue won first place in division AAA at the Graves County marching band contest this past weekend. The band also won the first place trophies for percussion and color guard. Congratulations! More +

PTHS Band Camp Info and Band Schedule 2013-14

You can see the PTHS Band of Blue 2013-14 band camp schedule and essential info here. You can see the PTHS Band Schedule for 2013-14 here. More +

Paducah Tilghman High School Marching Band to Perform at the 2014 Gator Bowl

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PTHS Concert Band Receives First Place in Orlando Music Competition

The Paducah Tilghman High School Concert Band participated in the Orlando Fest music competition May 4-5. The band won first place in their division and received a superior rating from all three judges. Congratulations! More +

Event: Paducah Middle and PTHS Band and Orchestra Ice Cream Festival and Concert May 18

The PMS band, PTHS Orchestra, and PTHS Band will perform at the PTHS Annual Ice Cream Festival on Saturday, May 18, from 11:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. The ice cream festival is a ticketed fund raiser for the instrumental music department, but the band and orchestra performances are free and open to the public. More +
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