May 22 2015

8th Grader Designs Trail Signs

8th grader Brendan Kirby designed trail signs for the Appalachia-Science in the Public Interest (ASPI) solar system trail at the Mary E. Fritsch Nature Center in Livingston during his BRAVO class. He is pictured on the trail with two of the signs he artistically rendered. Information on the solar system signage was researched and written …

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May 21 2015

Parent Nominations for RCMS SBDM Council

Rockcastle County Middle School is accepting nominations for parent SBDM members.  Please return the nomination form to Mr. Hendrickson in the school office no later than 3:30 PM on May 28th, 2015. The election will be held on May 28, 2015 at 6:00 PM in the school media center.  Forms may be mailed to:  Rockcastle …

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May 18 2015

Rockcastle County Boys & Girls Basketball Camp

Basketball camp for ALL Rockcastle County elementary students will be held at Brodhead Elementary School Monday, June 1st and Tuesday, June 2nd.  Grades K-2nd will be 8:30-11:30 AM.  Grades 3rd-5th will be 11:45 AM – 2:45 PM.  Cost is $30 per camper and $10 per additional family member and includes a free t-shirt (per camper).  Concessions will be …

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May 18 2015

JROTC Adventure Team Hike

On May 7th the Rockcastle County’s JROTC Adventure Team went to Sheltowee Trace Trail. Cadets were bussed out to the trail and then divided up into teams in the areas of trash pick-up, people to record trail status, and a trail clearing crew.

The group learned how to efficiently use the GPS to navigate through …

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May 14 2015

RCMS Rockets K-Prep Funk

Rockcastle County Middle School staff member and talented musician Shawn Burdette lends his vocals to the rest of the RCMS staff for their world premiere video “Rockets K-Prep Funk.”


This test, it’s ice cold

It’s super tough

So you’ve been told

This one’s for them kids and teens

Thinking machines

Grand kings …

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May 14 2015

20th Annual JROTC Awards Ceremony

On May 5, 2015, the Rockcastle County High School JROTC program hosted their 20th annual awards ceremony, held in the Rockcastle County High School gymnasium. The event was narrated by Cadet First Lieutenant Andrew Sizemore, and members of the color guard consisted of Tim Henson, Robert Davis, Dakota Messinger, and Elijah Didelot. The Rockcastle High …

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May 14 2015

Broadway Review Set as Theme for RCHS Band Fundraiser Concert

This year the RCHS Concert Band is proud to present “The Pop Hits of Broadway” as the musical repertoire for their annual spring fundraiser concert.  This year’s concert will feature music medley’s from the classics such as The Sound of Music, Oklahoma, and South Pacific.  The playlist also features more modern classics including music from …

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May 14 2015

2015 Board of Education Scholarships Awarded

To honor the service of the 2015 Rockcastle County Board of Education members, two $250 scholarships were awarded at the May 12, 2015 board meeting.  The scholarships were awarded to RCHS seniors Brook Isaacs and Tanika Chasteen based class rank/GPA, college and career readiness measures, community service activities and commitment to a specific college and …

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May 13 2015

RCHS Senior BBQ & Graduation Party

Who:  ALL RCHS Seniors

When: Sunday, May 17 following Baccalaureate Service (2PM)

Where: Northside Baptist Church

What:  PRIZES! Currently, there is $1700 in cash and gift cards to give away with donations still coming in.

Lots of great food: Pulled Pork BBQ, grilled burgers and hot dogs with all the sides that go with a BBQ.

FUN: …

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May 12 2015

2nd Annual Preschool Enrollment Kick Off

The second annual Head Start funded Preschool Enrollment Kick Off was a great success!  Any family in the county with a preschool aged child was invited to gather at the MVES playground on May 7 from 5:00-7:00 to gain information about enrolling their child in preschool for the 2015-2016 school year.  While there they enjoyed …

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