Category: Awards & Recognition

RCS special recognition and award winners.

Oct 23 2017

RCMS Students Compete in 4-H Poster Contest

Several RCMS students competed in this year’s 4-H Poster Contest.  From left to right is:  Marlana Miller, Alivia Kirby, 6th grade 3rd place winner Jordon Ramsey, 7th grade 1st place winner Emily Sturgill, Tyson Hill , 7th grade 2nd place winner Hayden Bullens, and 6th grade 2nd place winner Deanna Lunsford. The first place winner… Continue Reading RCMS Students Compete in 4-H Poster Contest

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Oct 23 2017

RCHS Academic Team Competes in UK Fall Championship

Academic Team

The RCHS Academic Team competed in the 2017 University of Kentucky Fall Championship on Saturday. The A team ended the day with a record of 7-3, making them currently ranked tenth in the state. They defeated several teams throughout the day, including Pulaski County, Woodford County, Fleming County, Charleston Catholic, and Adair County. The three… Continue Reading RCHS Academic Team Competes in UK Fall Championship

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Oct 03 2017

Rockets Take 1st Place at 2017 Cumberland Falls Marching Invitational

Congratulations to the members of the RCHS Marching Rockets on their performance at the 2017 Cumberland Falls Marching Invitational held in Corbin this past Saturday. The Rockets won 1st Place in Class AAA competition as well as winning Best Percussion and Best Colorguard in class. Pictured with the trophies are (L-R) Colorguard Captains Trista Graves… Continue Reading Rockets Take 1st Place at 2017 Cumberland Falls Marching Invitational

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Sep 29 2017

Walker Receives Outstanding Student Technology Award

William Andy Walker, 2017 graduate of Rockcastle County High School and currently a student at Eastern Kentucky University, was recently awarded the Outstanding Student Technology Award from the Kentucky Association of School Librarians at their summer conference in Bowling Green, KY.  Walker received a certificate and a check for college expenses.  Walker is the fourth RCHS… Continue Reading Walker Receives Outstanding Student Technology Award

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Sep 22 2017

Jackson Cromer Named Semifinalist in National Merit Scholarship Program

NATIONAL MERIT SCHOLARSHIP CORPORATION  – 1560 Sherman Avenue, Suite 200, Evanston, Illinois 60201-4897 (847) 866-5100 Officials of National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) have announced the names of approximately 16,000 Semifinalists in the 63rd annual National Merit Scholarship Program. These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity to compete for some 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth… Continue Reading Jackson Cromer Named Semifinalist in National Merit Scholarship Program

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Sep 13 2017

RCHS Freshman Excels in State Fair Beef Livestock Show

RCHS Freshman, Emily Reynolds, recently competed in the Beef Livestock Show at the Kentucky State Fair.  Emily participated in Showmanship, Gelbvieh Youth Show and the Gelbvieh Open Show.  In the Youth Show she won Reserve Grand Champion Gelbvieh Heifer and Grand Champion Bred and Owned Heifer. Emily also won Reserve Grand Champion Gelbvieh Female in… Continue Reading RCHS Freshman Excels in State Fair Beef Livestock Show

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Sep 11 2017

MVES Students Excel at Coach E.G. Plummer Invitational

Three MVES student-athletes had awesome performances at the Coach E.G. Plummer Invitational in Danville on Saturday, in their first cross country race of the season. Lila Holt, Learin Reagan, and Maliyah Swinney represented Rockcastle County as the Elementary Team and all finished in the top five out of 144 runners. Lila Holt earned a 1st… Continue Reading MVES Students Excel at Coach E.G. Plummer Invitational

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Aug 22 2017

Caleb Cameron Excels at State Fair Dairy Show

RCMS 8th Grader Caleb Cameron recently participated in the Kentucky State Fair 4-H FFA Dairy Show.  Caleb won Grand Champion of the red & white cow breed and Supreme Champion over all breeds of cows. Congratulations Caleb!  

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Jul 06 2017

Rockcastle Preschools Earn Five Star Rating

Kentucky All STARS is Kentucky’s expanded five-star quality rating and improvement system for early care and education programs. Studies show that children who attend high quality early learning environments have better math, language and social skills. The unified system serves all early care and education programs that receive public funding including child care centers, Head… Continue Reading Rockcastle Preschools Earn Five Star Rating

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Jun 19 2017

RATC Student Participating in KY FAME Program

Rockcastle County ATC is proud to announce 2017 Senior graduate Abbygail Stevens as the school’s first participant in the KY FAME program. Abbygail is working at TTAI of Somerset and will also be attending Industrial Maintenance classes at Somerset Community College. This partnership allows Abbygail the opportunity to obtain an applied associates degree while working… Continue Reading RATC Student Participating in KY FAME Program

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