Category: Awards & Recognition

RCS special recognition and award winners.

2020 District Spelling Bee Results

2020 Spelling Bee

The Rockcastle County District Spelling Bee was held Wednesday, January 15, 2020 at the Rockcastle Teaching & Learning Center.

The 2020 Spelling Bee Winners are:

  • 1st place winner:  Anna Chaliff, RCMS 7th Grader
  • 2nd place winner:  Sadie Osborne, RES 5th Grader
  • 3rd place winner: Serenity Bennett, MVES 5th Grader
  • 4th place winner: Zakkary Lawrence, BES… Continue Reading 2020 District Spelling Bee Results
  • Permanent link to this article: http://rockcastle.kyschools.us/blog/2020-district-spelling-bee-results/

    RCHS Band Members Perform in Region Band Event

    band

    Recently members of the RCHS Concert Band were selected by audition to perform as members of the 2020 Bluegrass All-Regional Symphonic and Concert Bands.  The students spent 3 days of rehearsal with other top students from 17 different high schools across the region.   These activities culminated in a concert at Madison Central High School on… Continue Reading RCHS Band Members Perform in Region Band Event

    Permanent link to this article: http://rockcastle.kyschools.us/blog/rchs-band-members-perform-in-region-band-event/

    RCHS Cheer Qualifies for National High School Cheerleading Championship

    cheer at tennessee

    The RCHS Cheerleaders competed in the UCA Smoky Mountain Championship this past Saturday, December 7th in Sevierville, TN. The team placed first in their division with their best score of the season. Their performance also qualified them for the National High School Cheerleading Championship.

    Team members are back row, left to right: Kaylee Brock, Jenna… Continue Reading RCHS Cheer Qualifies for National High School Cheerleading Championship

    Permanent link to this article: http://rockcastle.kyschools.us/blog/rchs-cheer-qualifies-for-national-high-school-cheerleading-championship/

    RCMS UNITE Named Club of the Year

    unite club of the year

    Operation Unite Region 4 Coalition Coordinator Carl Varney presented the RCMS Unite Club with the Regional Middle School Club of the Year Award.  This is the 11th year for the club to win this award.  Pictured with Mr. Varney are the Blasting Rockets Unite Club officers Anna Chaliff, Allie Payne, and Leigha Crutcher.

    Permanent link to this article: http://rockcastle.kyschools.us/blog/rcms-unite-named-club-of-the-year/

    RCMS 4-H Poster Contest Winners

    poster contest

    Congratulations to Caydee Hasty and Katelynn Minton on winning the 4-H Poster contest.  Caydee placed second and Katelynn placed first in the annual middle school contest.

    Permanent link to this article: http://rockcastle.kyschools.us/blog/rcms-4-h-poster-contest-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

    Permanent link to this article: http://rockcastle.kyschools.us/blog/marching-rockets-become-marching-colonels-for-a-day/

    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

    Permanent link to this article: http://rockcastle.kyschools.us/blog/marching-rockets-advance-to-state-championship-semifinals/

    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

    Permanent link to this article: http://rockcastle.kyschools.us/blog/looking-beyond-paper-and-pencil/

    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

    Permanent link to this article: http://rockcastle.kyschools.us/blog/marching-rockets-kick-off-competitive-season/

    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

    Permanent link to this article: http://rockcastle.kyschools.us/blog/students-compete-at-nasp-world-archery-competition/

    Load more