Oct 27 2014

Dotson Wins Cross-Country State Championship

STATE CHAMPION!!!! RCMS 7th grader Tori Dotson won the KTCCCA Middle School Cross-Country State Championship at Masterson Station Park in Lexington on Saturday. Tori ran a 15:23 for 2.4 miles and finished 13 seconds ahead of the nearest competitor. Tori defeated 508 other 7th and 8th grade girls that competed and led the RCMS girls’ …

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Oct 27 2014

RES Goes to Wildcat Mountain

On October 17, 2014, Mrs. Hurst’s and Mrs. Burdett’s fifth grade classes went to Wildcat Mountain. We went to all kinds of different stations.  Some of the things we learned are that the artillery used small to big cannons and that both Union and Confederate sides had women spies.  One famous Union spy was Sarah …

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Oct 23 2014

RCMS BRAVO News

Science BRAVO students Sarah Dudley, Tatum Isaacs, Seth Lykins, Jacob Mason, and Luke Peavie manipulated “Elephant Toothpaste” created as part of a science demonstration by Gracelyn Owens.

 

Wesley Clark (along with Mr. Hendrickson) launched a tea bag rocket as part of his science experiment, much to the delight of these BRAVO students.

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Oct 22 2014

RCHS Students Tour KET

Some RCHS Accelerated English 2 sophomore students enjoyed a trip to KET along with two of our Link Crew students who attended as mentors.  The students participated in an iPad editing and presentation workshop.  They also toured the studio and found out about media related careers. The students got to meet Nick Helton, a former student …

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Oct 22 2014

RCMS Students Say “No” to Bullying

Melanie Mink, Eli Price, Allison Coffey, Jackie Blackburn, Sarah Cornelius, and Destiny Brogan wore orange to say “no” to bullying on October 22nd.

Oct 21 2014

Proclamation of “Rock Your Red” Day at MVES

Students from Mt. Vernon Elementary School’s 2014-15 UNITE Club are pictured with County Judge-Executive Buzz Carloftis as he signs the Proclamation for “Rock Your Red” Day, which is set for this coming Friday, October 24, 2014.  Pictured with him from left are: Michelle Martin, AmeriCorps/USC Member; Gary Ramsey, Treasurer; Makayla Eldridge, Secretary; Lara Renner, Historian; …

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Oct 21 2014

Exploring Animal Natures at RES

by Ethan Chandler ​

On October 8, 2014, Mrs. Fairchild’s and Mr. Woodall’s fourth grade classes were being taught about animals and science. Mrs. Betty Lewis, the conservation educator with Kentucky Fish and Wildlife, was showing us both real and model parts of real animals. We saw an owl egg, duck feet, hawk feet, and …

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Oct 20 2014

NACCO Donates $500 to FRC/YSC

NACCO Materials in Berea, Kentucky donated $500 to Rockcastle County Schools for the Family Resource and Youth Services Centers’ Backpack Programs.  NACCO employee David Coffey presented the check to RCMS student Joseph Coffey (David’s son) and RCMS YSC Coordinator Angie Payne.

Oct 20 2014

MVES Yearbooks On Sale

Mt. Vernon Elementary School yearbooks will be on sale until Christmas break.  The cost is $28 for one or $50 for two.

 

Oct 16 2014

RCHS Rocket Madness

Rockcastle County High School Rocket Madness will be Tuesday, November 11, 2014. “Back Porch” Barbecue or hot dog, chips, cookies and a drink will be available for $5 from 5:30-6:30 PM.  Game time is 6:30.

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