Oct 31 2014

2014 Kenna’s Kitchen

Rockcastle County Community Member,

Mt. Vernon Elementary School is planning our 13th annual Kenna’s Kitchen program.  Last year we fed over 1,300 nutritious Thanksgiving meals to our focus group of community members which includes the elderly, shut-ins, and families who need assistance for their holiday meal.  In the past, local organizations, businesses, and churches have …

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Oct 31 2014

BES Food Drive

Brodhead Elementary will have a food drive to benefit the Brodhead Family Resource Center Weekend Snack Pack Program.

Monday, November 10 – Friday, November 14

  • Monday – pudding cups, applesauce cups, fruit cups
  • Tuesday – cereal bars, pop tarts, Jell-O
  • Wednesday – peanut butter crackers, gold fish crackers
  • Thursday – pretzels, raisins, rice krispie treats,
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    Oct 31 2014

    MVES Students Create Storybook Pumpkins

    MVES – Mrs. Kristy Isaacs’ first grade students and their families have been creating storybook characters using pumpkins.  Have a safe and happy Halloween!

    Oct 30 2014

    RCMS “Friends Don’t Let Friends Do Drugs” Day

    Alisha Denny and Hannah Denny were twins on RCMS’s “Friends Don’t Let Friends Do Drugs” Day as part of Red Ribbon Week.

    Megan Eversole, Jamison Roberts, Zoe Burdette, Vanessa Bullock, Savannah Neeley, Hannah Bryant, and Courtney Wren showed support for Lady Rock Basketball on Thursday.

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    Oct 27 2014

    Dotson Wins Cross-Country State Championship

    STATE CHAMPION!!!! RCMS 7th grader Tori Dotson won the KTCCCA Middle School Cross-Country State Championship at Masterson Station Park in Lexington on Saturday. Tori ran a 15:23 for 2.4 miles and finished 13 seconds ahead of the nearest competitor. Tori defeated 508 other 7th and 8th grade girls that competed and led the RCMS girls’ …

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    Oct 27 2014

    RES Goes to Wildcat Mountain

    On October 17, 2014, Mrs. Hurst’s and Mrs. Burdett’s fifth grade classes went to Wildcat Mountain. We went to all kinds of different stations.  Some of the things we learned are that the artillery used small to big cannons and that both Union and Confederate sides had women spies.  One famous Union spy was Sarah …

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    Oct 23 2014

    RCMS BRAVO News

    Science BRAVO students Sarah Dudley, Tatum Isaacs, Seth Lykins, Jacob Mason, and Luke Peavie manipulated “Elephant Toothpaste” created as part of a science demonstration by Gracelyn Owens.

     

    Wesley Clark (along with Mr. Hendrickson) launched a tea bag rocket as part of his science experiment, much to the delight of these BRAVO students.

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    Oct 22 2014

    RCHS Students Tour KET

    Some RCHS Accelerated English 2 sophomore students enjoyed a trip to KET along with two of our Link Crew students who attended as mentors.  The students participated in an iPad editing and presentation workshop.  They also toured the studio and found out about media related careers. The students got to meet Nick Helton, a former student …

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    Oct 22 2014

    RCMS Students Say “No” to Bullying

    Melanie Mink, Eli Price, Allison Coffey, Jackie Blackburn, Sarah Cornelius, and Destiny Brogan wore orange to say “no” to bullying on October 22nd.

    Oct 21 2014

    Proclamation of “Rock Your Red” Day at MVES

    Students from Mt. Vernon Elementary School’s 2014-15 UNITE Club are pictured with County Judge-Executive Buzz Carloftis as he signs the Proclamation for “Rock Your Red” Day, which is set for this coming Friday, October 24, 2014.  Pictured with him from left are: Michelle Martin, AmeriCorps/USC Member; Gary Ramsey, Treasurer; Makayla Eldridge, Secretary; Lara Renner, Historian; …

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