Feb 22 2017

“Hit the Books” Reading Program at MVES

Mrs. Kathy’s and Mrs. Kaci’s classes at Mt. Vernon Elementary are participating in the Lexington Legends “Hit the Books” reading program.  Big L visited the classes to deliver their bookmarks and to encourage them to spend time reading.   He challenged each student to read at least 4 books in order to earn tickets for their …

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Feb 21 2017

2017 RCHS Baseball Karaoke Fundraiser

The RCHS baseball team will host a karaoke competition and dessert auction fundraiser on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 5:30 PM. Admission is $2.  Dinner will be available for $5 and includes hot dogs, chili dogs or pork BBQ with chips and a drink.

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Feb 21 2017

BES Weekly Newsletter 2/20/2017

  • February 27 thru March 3: Read Across America Week
  • Fri., March 3: Clothing give away at Pine Hill Missionary Baptist Church 6-8
  • Tues., March 7: SBDM Council Meeting at 4:00
  • Fri., March 17: NO SCHOOL – CKEA
  • Mon., April 3-Friday, April 7: Spring Break – NO SCHOOL
  • CAMP AJ applications are now available on line and in the Family Resource …

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    Feb 21 2017

    Chief Circuit Judge Burdette Speaks at Grandparent Support Group

    Cumberland Region Chief Circuit Judge Jeffrey T. Burdette spoke to a Grandparent Support Group sponsored by the Family Resource and Youth Service Centers of Rockcastle county on February 16, 2017.  Burdette, who initiated adult drug courts in the 28th Judicial circuit (Rockcastle, Lincoln and Pulaski counties) in 2004, talked about the statistics associated with drug …

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    Feb 17 2017

    RES 4th Grade Students Perform Poetry

    Roundstone Elementary 4th Grade Gifted and Talented students showed their amazing speaking talents by performing the poetry of Jack Prelutsky, Shel Silverstein, and Judith Viorst for Mrs. Atkin’s and Mrs. Noe’s first grade classes.  The fourth graders would like to thank the first graders for being the best audience.

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    Feb 17 2017

    Allison Coffey Serves as Legislative Page

    On February 16th, RCMS 8th grader Allison Coffey served as a legislative page for Senator Jared Carpenter at the capitol in Frankfort.  Allison was able to see and assists our legislature in active sessions after she was selected to be part of the Family Resource Youth Service Center event.  Congratulations Allison!

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    Feb 17 2017

    RCHS Cheerleaders Selling Krispy Kreme Donuts

    The RCHS cheerleaders are selling Krispy Kreme donuts for $8/dozen.  If you would like to purchase any, please contact Tara Brown at tara.brown@rockcastle.kyschools.us.

    Orders and money due Friday, February 24th.  Orders will be delivered on Monday, February 27th.

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    Feb 16 2017

    RES Students Create Art with Mentors at RCHS

    Randomly selected 5th grade RES students recently went to RCHS for an art project. At this event they were paired up with a mentor.  They created designs and painted them on the back of their mentors’ hands. After that, they designed and painted plaster hearts.


    Standing: Ashleigh Abney, Alexis Martin, Lexi Vair, …

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    Feb 15 2017

    MVES Academic Team Named District Champions

    Congratulations to the Mt. Vernon Elementary Academic Team as they became the Governor’s Cup District 96 Academic Team Champions.  MVES also placed first in Quick Recall and will be moving to Regional Competition on March 4th.

    MVES had several members who placed in individual assessments and will move on to Region Competition.  In Math, Landon …

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    Feb 15 2017

    2016-2017 Amended School Calendar

    The Rockcastle County Board of Education approved recommendations for the 2016-2017 amended school calendar.  The changes are as follows:

  • No school Monday, February 20th in observance of President’s Day.
  • Spring Break will be April 3rd-7th
  • If no additional days are missed, the last day for students will be Friday, May 12th.
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