Category: Awards & Recognition

RCS special recognition and award winners.

Dec 12 2017

Patsy Alcorn Receives “You Made A Difference Award”

Mrs. Patsy Alcorn, 5th grade teacher at Brodhead Elementary School, was nominated for the “You Made A Difference Award” by former student Joseph Coffey. For the second year in a row she was selected as the winner. Congratulations Mrs. Patsy on being the recipient of such a special award.

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Dec 07 2017

RCHS Band Members Selected for Bluegrass All-Regional Groups

Congratulations to members of the RCHS Concert Band who were selected by audition as members of the 2018 Bluegrass All-Regional Bands. The students competed with other players from 18 schools across the region to secure their spot in the ensembles. RCHS students selected include Tarrylton Dunn, Symphonic Band, Brooklyn Lane, Concert Band, Devona Smith, Concert Band Alternate, Lizzie Dixon,1st Chair Concert Band, Abigail Fletcher 1st Chair Concert Band, and Connor Noble, 1st Chair Symphonic Band.

Congratulations to members of the RCHS Concert Band who were selected by audition as members of the 2018 Bluegrass All-Regional Bands.  The students competed with other players from 18 schools across the region to secure their spot in the ensembles.  RCHS students selected include Tarrylton Dunn, Symphonic Band, Brooklyn Lane, Concert Band, Devona Smith, Concert… Continue Reading RCHS Band Members Selected for Bluegrass All-Regional Groups

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Dec 05 2017

8th Graders Selected for GEMS Conference

RCMS GEMS 2017

Six RCMS 8th graders were selected to participate in the Girls Exploring Math and Science Conference at Somerset Community College with other girls from around the region.  GEMS is for eighth grade girls who have an interest in possible careers in math, science, engineering, information technology, or health sciences. Selected students were Front row:  Emma… Continue Reading 8th Graders Selected for GEMS Conference

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Dec 04 2017

High School Academic Team Excels at Regional Competition

JV Challenge pic

The RCHS JV Academic Team placed second overall in the Section 10 JV Challenge competition held at Rockcastle County High School. The Quick Recall team finished second and the following students placed in Written Assessment: In Math, Autumn King placed third. In Science, Jonathan Cain placed third. In Social Studies, Drew Bullock placed first. In… Continue Reading High School Academic Team Excels at Regional Competition

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Nov 21 2017

RES Academic Team Places 1st in Elementary League

RES Academic Team 2017

The Roundstone Academic Team placed 1st overall in the Rockcastle Elementary League meet on November 20th.  They won four out of four quick recall matches.  In written testing Will Miller placed 1st in Social Studies, Dillon Pickle placed 4th in Science, Bethany Chasteen and Santana Hacker tied for 2nd place in Math, Ryan Hart placed… Continue Reading RES Academic Team Places 1st in Elementary League

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Nov 16 2017

RCMS Recognizes Athletic Teams

RCMS Athletic Recognition

Rockcastle County Middle School recognized athletic teams during a special ceremony on Wednesday, November 15, 2017

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Nov 14 2017

Marching Rockets Compete at USBands Southern States Marching Championship

USBands Southern States Marching Championship

Congratulations to the RCHS Marching Rockets who finished their season at the USBands Southern States Marching Championship in Chattanooga, TN.  The Rockets placed 3rd in their division with the highest score of the season.  The Rockets competed with groups from Tennessee, Kentucky, Florida, Georgia, and Mississippi.  The students also had the opportunity to tour Ruby… Continue Reading Marching Rockets Compete at USBands Southern States Marching Championship

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Nov 06 2017

Tori Dotson Wins Class 2A State Cross-Country Championship

Tori Dotson

RCHS sophomore Tori Dotson won the Class 2A State Cross-Country Championship on Saturday at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington with an amazing race and an awesome time of 19:15.8 for the 5,000-meter (3.1 miles) race.  This was the first high school cross-country state title for Tori and the first-ever for an RCHS competitor in… Continue Reading Tori Dotson Wins Class 2A State Cross-Country Championship

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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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