Reminder: School Day Extends 20 Minutes Beginning Monday

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Beginning Monday, April 19th we will be adding 20 minutes to the school day. The school day will begin at the normal time and the additional 20 minutes will be added to the end of the school day. RCMS and RCHS students will be dismissed at 3:10. This extra 20 minutes will allow us to… Continue Reading Reminder: School Day Extends 20 Minutes Beginning Monday

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MVES Student Named Finalist in Music K8 Cover Contest

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Mt. Vernon Elementary is pleased to announce that Abagail Miller has received a “Finalist” award in the Music K8 Cover Contest!  Abagail is a 5th grade student and received a Finalist certificate for her hard work.  Her name will be featured in the Music K8 magazine.  Abagail, we are certainly proud of you!

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Shannen Eckert’s Artwork to be Featured as Magazine Cover

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Every year Mt. Vernon students have the opportunity to enter a special art contest sponsored by the Music K-8 Magazine.  For many years MVES has been blessed with Honorable Mentions, and even a few Runners-Up.  However, THIS year we have a super-special winner.  For the first time in the history of the contest, one of… Continue Reading Shannen Eckert’s Artwork to be Featured as Magazine Cover

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Thank You from MVES!

Thank you to all the families who participated in our Reading for Education fundraiser at Mt. Vernon Elementary School!   We had 89 teachers receive Gift of Reading gift cards which totaled $3,200.  These cards are given directly to teachers to purchase books and magazines for their classrooms to enrich classroom instruction.

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MVES Celebrates the Union of Q&U

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Mt. Vernon Elementary kindergarten students celebrated the union of letters Q and U. The students celebrated with a wonderful wedding and reception to honor the union of the two letters being  together forever.  One of our wonderful bus drivers, Carolyn Holt, donated beautiful flowers for the bouquets.

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Attention: GEAR UP 8th and 9th Grade Students

Are you looking for a fun educational night with your family?  We have the perfect virtual events for you.  You can attend both events from the comforts of your own home. Both events are FREE of charge thanks to GEAR UP Opportunity.  Science Bob has been featured on Jimmy Kimmel Live and The Today Show. … Continue Reading Attention: GEAR UP 8th and 9th Grade Students

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RCHS Greenhouse Sales

The RCHS Greenhouse will  be open to the general public beginning Monday, April 19th.

Hours will be as follows:

  • Monday – Thursday ⇒ 3:30-4:30
  • Fridays ⇒9:00-4:30
  • Saturday ⇒9:00-1:00
  • The final day of the sale will be May 21st.

    ⇒ 2021 Greenhouse Price List

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    The Rocket Glare Volume 1, Issue 12

    The latest news from Rockcastle County High School:

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    RCMS Softball 8th Grade Night

    Eighth Grade Night for Rockcastle County Middle School Softball will be Tuesday, April 13th. The Lady Rockets will play Caudill Middle School starting at 5:30 PM at the RCHS softball field.

     

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    April 2021 Regular Board Meeting

    The Rockcastle County Board of Education will have a regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at Rockcastle Teaching & Learning Center at 6:00 PM. The meeting agenda is linked below. This meeting will stream live via our district YouTube channel.

    4-13-2021 Regular Board Meeting Agenda

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