Sep 30 2014

MVES Fifth Grade’s Way of Showing Our Spirit

By: Elizabeth Mikeworth

Fifth grade has spent the last two weeks doing research on American Indians and their culture!  One of our projects was to make a totem pole. We got into four groups and each group made a part of a totem pole.  Each fifth grade class voted for an animal to go on …

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Sep 30 2014

Brodhead Elementary Academic Team Competes

Brodhead Elementary Academic Team participated in their first Academic Tournament on Monday, September 29, 2014.  Students from all three elementary schools in the district came together at RCHS and competed in academic matches.  Brodhead had two teams competing, and played six matches.  Our team won five of their six matches.  Brodhead students did an excellent …

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Sep 29 2014

MVES Fifth Grade Class President Elected

Mount Vernon Elementary School students know first hand about democracy. Students immerse themselves in parliamentary procedure and democratic principles throughout the month of September.  To kick off this unit, all students read the book “Class President” by Johanna Hurtwiz and completed activities discovering numerous attributes that make a great leader. Text to World connections came to life as students participated in Fifth Grade Class President elections …

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Sep 29 2014

Marching Rockets Success at Corbin Marching Invitational

The Marching Rockets had another strong performance at the 2014 Corbin Marching Classic Invitational  with their show “Pyramids of Egypt”.  The band placed 2nd in Class AAA-1 Competition as well as earning “Best Colorguard In Class” last Saturday Evening.  The Marching Rockets will continue their season as they compete at the Hazard Band of Gold …

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Sep 25 2014

Rock the Pink!

It is time once again to ROCK THE​ PINK!

Rockcastle Co HS Rockets Football is partnering with Rockcastle Regional to spread the word about Breast Cancer Awareness month.  This year, we are also proud to welcome RCHS DanceBlue into the partnership.

On a special Thursday night game, October 30 at 7pm, your Rockets will host Wayne Co …

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Sep 24 2014

College Scholarship Information

  • National Daughters of the American Revolution Scholarships: There are numerous DAR scholarships, both National and State sponsored, available to students. Information packets are in the guidance office.
  • American Indians Committee Scholarships: Students who can produce evidence of Native American heritage may qualify for scholarship money. Information packets are in the guidance office.
  • Hagan Scholarship:  The …

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  • Sep 24 2014

    College Spotlight Days & Preview Nights

    The following spotlight days and college preview nights are coming up for students interested in learning more about the programs and opportunities offered at the various campuses:

  • Eastern Kentucky University Spotlight Days: October 4, October 18, November 1, November 15, and February 7. Register online at www.eku.edu
  • Morehead State University: Meet MSU event- Thursday, October …

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  • Sep 24 2014

    Roundstone Elementary Parent Teacher Conferences

    Roundstone Elementary School will be hosting parent-teacher conferences on Thursday, September 25 beginning at 1:30 and ending at 6:00.

    Sep 22 2014

    Marching Season for Rockets Off To A Strong Start

    Congratulations to the RCHS Marching Rockets who kicked off their season with their first contest at North Laurel High School this past Saturday.  The band premiered their 2014 Show “Pyramids of Egypt” which features original music by composer Larry P. Gilroy.  This year’s show incorporates well written tunes along with elaborate visuals in a musical …

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    Sep 19 2014

    September 22-28 is Rockcastle County Adult Education Week

    County Judge Executive Buzz Carloftis is pictured below with staff of the Rockcastle Adult Education Center signing a Proclamation for National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week, September 22-28th, 2014.

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