JCPS History Wiki and Blog Information

The JCPS History Wiki and Blog is hosted by the Jefferson County Public Schools (Louisville, Kentucky). Major content and site moderation is provided by the JCPS Archives and Records Center. The Archives' main web site address is Contact information for Archives staff is provided at that web site.

The wiki contains hundreds of listings providing searchable identification of public schools past and present in the JCPS District and predecessor districts in Jefferson County, Kentucky. Additional information includes lists and biographical sketches for superintendents and identification for board members since the creation of the merged district in 1975.

As of May 2008, the wiki began with more than 560 entries. As of December 2015, there are more than 750 entries.

Information and any images above the Resource Information credit line in the various pages are provided by the JCPS Archives unless otherwise cited. Click JCPS History at the top of any page to go to the front page of the wiki and blog. Use of this resource should provide the credit line "Courtesy Jefferson County Public Schools Archives and Records Center, Louisville, Kentucky."

Any comments below the Resource Information credit line have been accepted from site visitors. We welcome comments that add to the historical information about the school or JCPS history but we cannot vouch for comments. Questions to Archives staff should be emailed to .

Thank you for your interest.

Jeff HamiltonJun 4, 2008 1:47 PM

I think this will open the eyes of many educators.

Mary Margaret BellOct 13, 2016 3:32 PM

Communication with Archives staff should be sent as email to the email address posted above. People leaving comments are able to post their names but staff need email addresses for responses.