Category: Awards & Recognition

RCS special recognition and award winners.

Marching Rockets Become Marching Colonels for A Day

Recently members of the RCHS Marching Rockets were selected to participate in the EKU Marching Colonel for  A Day Program for high school musicians.  These students, along with students from nearly 70 other high school band programs, were featured as part of the halftime entertainment this past Saturday at the EKU vs. Tennessee Tech Game. … Continue Reading Marching Rockets Become Marching Colonels for A Day

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Marching Rockets Advance to State Championship Semifinals

The RCHS Marching Rockets made history with their performance at the 2019 Class 2A Regional Quarterfinals held at George Rogers Clark High School on Saturday. Performing their 2019 Show “Petrified”, the Marching Rockets were selected as one of the top 8 bands that will advance to the KMEA State Marching Band Championship Semifinals held in… Continue Reading Marching Rockets Advance to State Championship Semifinals

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Looking Beyond Paper and Pencil

Posted on October 21, 2019 By 

The Concord Consortium’s Teacher Ambassador program commemorates our 25th anniversary by recognizing 25 outstanding teachers who have included our digital inquiry resources into their STEM classrooms. We congratulate them on their innovation and creativity.

Stephanie Harmon, Rockcastle County High… Continue Reading Looking Beyond Paper and Pencil

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Marching Rockets Kick Off Competitive Season

2019 Marching ROckets

Congratulations are in order the RCHS Marching Rockets who competed in the 2019 North Laurel Marching Invitational on Saturday September 14th.  The Rockets competed in Class AA competition and was awarded 2nd Place along with Best Colorguard.  This year’s show entitled “Petrified” features Senior Trumpet Soloist J.J. Clouse and Senior Flute  Soloist Haley Graves along with… Continue Reading Marching Rockets Kick Off Competitive Season

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Students Compete at NASP World Archery Competition

NASP 2019

Kyle Coffey and Emily Maupin participated in the NASP World Archery competition at The Music City Center in Nashville, Tennessee on Thursday, July 25th .

Kyle placed 1st in the high school boys challenge winning the title World Champion High School boys Archer in the Open World IBO 3D Challenge.  Kyle also placed 2nd over-all… Continue Reading Students Compete at NASP World Archery Competition

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Miller Elected as Kentucky FFA State Secretary

Lexington, Kentucky June 13, 2019 – Pamela Miller was elected to serve as the 2019-2020 Kentucky FFA State Secretary. Pamela is the daughter of Charles and Melissa Miller of Mt. Vernon. She is a member of the Rockcastle County FFA chapter where her advisors are Jeff Hayes and Lewis Mink.

Pamela was one of 21 candidates… Continue Reading Miller Elected as Kentucky FFA State Secretary

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2019 Community Scholarships Presented to RCHS Seniors

Scholarship Recipients

The Kiwanis Club of Rockcastle County, Rockcastle County Chamber of Commerce and Cruise in the Valley Car Show Committee awarded scholarships to six deserving RCHS Seniors for their dedication and service to our community. Congratulations to these students on their accomplishments and we wish them the best of luck in their future endeavors!

  • Kiwanis Scholarship Recipients: Zoe… Continue Reading 2019 Community Scholarships Presented to RCHS Seniors
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    RCMS Students Honored at Duke TIP State Recognition Ceremony

    Two RCMS 7th graders were honored on May 22nd at WKU for their outstanding performance on the ACT.  Corey Coleman and Jacob Houk took the ACT during the school year as part of the 7th grade Duke TIP gifted student identification program.  In order to be honored at the State Recognition Ceremony, students’ scores had… Continue Reading RCMS Students Honored at Duke TIP State Recognition Ceremony

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    2019 Rockcastle Academy Graduation Celebration

    Rockcastle Academy for Academic Achievement hosted a Graduation Celebration on Tuesday, May 14th, 2019.

    The following students were recognized for completing credits and earning their high school diplomas.

  • John Coyle
  • Samantha Douglas
  • James Tanner Elam
  • Carolina Floroes
  • Lillie Foster
  • Sarah Lewis
  • Kali Sica
  • Melody Thacker
  • Megan Willoughby
  • Graduates were presented with certificates, 2019 tassels and celebrated with staff,… Continue Reading 2019 Rockcastle Academy Graduation Celebration

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    RCHS Students Compete at NASP Archery Eastern Nationals

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    One Saturday, May 11th, RCHS Archery competed at Louisville in the NASP Archery Eastern Nationals.  The teams scored 3078 with Kyle Coffey leading the way.  Kyle put on a show with a 279.  T.J. Ramsey was close behind shooting a 278.  C.J. Cameron aimed scoring a 271.  Gentry Phillips shot a 266.  Emily Maupin, top… Continue Reading RCHS Students Compete at NASP Archery Eastern Nationals

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