Jun 30 2015

Rockcastle Students Perform in “Oh, Those Summer Nights”

These young actors will be representing Rockcastle this week in their “Oh, Those Summer Nights” 50’s and 60’s style musical review. Consider attending one of their outdoor performances: Irvine McDowell Park in Richmond on Tuesday, June 30 @ 6 pm and Friday, July 3 @ 6 pm and at Memorial Park in Berea on Saturday, July 4 …

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Jun 25 2015

Mesh/Clear Backpacks Not Required

Rockcastle County students are no longer restricted to mesh/clear backpacks.  This applies to elementary, middle and high school students.

Note:  Rolling backpacks are not allowed.

Jun 17 2015

Seven RCMS Students Named 2015 Rogers Explorers

Seven students from Rockcastle County have been selected to attend The Center for Rural Development’s 2015 Rogers Explorers youth leadership program.

Rockcastle County Middle School students Caroline White, Cole Ballinger, Zoe Burdette, Joseph Coffey, Evan Hendrickson, Jordan Nicely, and Bailey Taylor will join middle school students from across Southern and Eastern Kentucky to build their …

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Jun 17 2015

Kids Quilting Day Camp

When: July 20, 22, & 24

Time:  9AM-2PM

Where: Rockcastle County Extension Service – 1050 W. Main Street in Mt. Vernon

To register call the Extension Office at 256-2403.

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Jun 10 2015

Rockcastle ATC Ranks #1 in 2015 Work Keys Results

ACT’s National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) is a portable credential that demonstrates achievement and a certain level of workplace employability skills in Applied Mathematics, Locating Information, and Reading for Information.  Work Keys assessments measure “real world” skills that employers believe are critical to job success. Test questions are based on situations in the everyday work …

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Jun 09 2015

Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free

Each summer, children wait for the last bell of the school year. Summer is an exciting time for children to enjoy playtime with friends, a week at camp, a family vacation, or time at the pool. However, for many children who receive free and reduced-price meals at school, summer can mean hunger. Just as learning …

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Jun 08 2015

RCMS Girls’ Track Team Win State Championship

At the KTCCCA Middle School State Track and Field Championships in Louisville, with 142 schools entered in the competition, the RCMS girls’ team won the team state championship title by a close score of 56 to 55 over a very strong, talented South Marshall team.  RCMS battled back from an early deficit with several strong …

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Jun 02 2015

June 2015 Board of Education Meeting

The Rockcastle County Board of Education will meet on Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at Rockcastle Teaching & Learning Center at 6:00 PM.  The meeting agenda is posted below.

06-09-2015 Regular Board Meeting Agenda

Jun 01 2015

Graduation Slideshow – RCHS Class of 2015


To download a copy of this video, right click on this link and choose “Save Link As” and save to your computer or storage device.

May 28 2015

Junior Cadet Leadership Camp

On May 23rd, 12 cadets from the mighty Rocket Battalion of Rockcastle County High School traveled to the Junior Cadet Leadership Camp at the Bluegrass Army Depot for training in leadership, discipline, teamwork, and the experience of what enlistment in the US Army would entail.

Some of these Junior Cadets were given the opportunity to …

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