Category: Awards & Recognition

RCS special recognition and award winners.

Nov 26 2012

Central Kentucky Welding Classic

On November 16th, three Welding Technology students from the Rockcastle Area Technology Center traveled with instructor Sherman Cook to Harrodsburg to compete in the Central Kentucky Welding Classic.  Senior students Eric McCracken and Tommy Keating along with junior student Koty Benge competed against 16 other schools from across the state.  They competed in various welding… Continue Reading Central Kentucky Welding Classic

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Nov 13 2012

RCHS Guard Wins Best In Class in Chattanooga

Recently the RCHS Colorguard along with the Marching Rockets competed in the U.S. Bands Southern States Marching Championships held in Chattanooga Tennessee on November 3rd.  The Marching Rockets took 2nd place in Class A Competition while the Colorguard received the Best Guard in Class A Award.  Members are pictured above from L-R: Hannah Tyler, senior,… Continue Reading RCHS Guard Wins Best In Class in Chattanooga

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Nov 08 2012

JROTC iPad Raffle

Friday, October 26th the Rockcastle County High School JROTC program raffled off a new iPad during halftime at the last home football game. The winner of the raffle was Mrs. Courtney Rigsby. We would like to thank everyone who supported JROTC in purchasing a raffle ticket. Battalion Commander Cadet LTC. Justin Houk is shown presenting… Continue Reading JROTC iPad Raffle

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Nov 08 2012

RCHS JROTC Participates in Camp Wildcat Activities

Saturday and Sunday, October 20th and 21st  25 cadets camped out at the historic Camp Wildcat Battlefield.  Cadets did multiple work details during the weekend including; parking cars, working concessions, collecting donations, and keeping trash picked up. On Saturday night all participating cadets received a Camp Wildcat Service Medal for their hard work.  Two cadets… Continue Reading RCHS JROTC Participates in Camp Wildcat Activities

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Nov 07 2012

RCHS Girls’ Cross-Country Team Wins Class 2A Region 5 Championship

The RCHS girls’ cross-country team won the Class 2A Region 5 Championship this past Saturday at Bell County High School. The girls defeated two-time defending regional champion Boyle County by 18 points to capture their 6th team title. The team will compete in the Class 2A State Cross-Country Championships this Saturday at the Kentucky Horse… Continue Reading RCHS Girls’ Cross-Country Team Wins Class 2A Region 5 Championship

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Oct 23 2012

Congressman Rogers Recognizes UNITE Clubs

Rockcastle County Schools UNITE Club representatives attended the Chamber of Commerce meeting in Renfro Valley on October 16, 2012. Congressman Hal Rogers addressed the crowd and acknowledged his appreciation for the work of the County UNITE coalition as well as the very active UNITE clubs in our schools.

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Oct 23 2012

Congratulations RCHS Marching Rockets!

Congratulations to the RCHS Marching Rockets on their performance at the KMEA Regional Quarterfinals on Saturday held at Bourbon County High School in Paris, KY. The Rockets performance scored them into the final 8 bands from Class AAA East to compete in the 2012 KMEA Class AAA State Marching Band Championship in Bowling Green this Saturday!  This is the… Continue Reading Congratulations RCHS Marching Rockets!

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Oct 12 2012

RATC Welding Contests

On October 4th, welding students at Rockcastle ATC had the chance to participate in grade level welding contests to showcase their skills. Several parents were invited to participate as guest judges. The results were as follows: Beginning level: 1st place Hailey Harper, 2nd place Devon McGuire, 3rd place Toby Lawson. Intermediate level: 1st place Jacob… Continue Reading RATC Welding Contests

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Oct 11 2012

Operation UNITE Regional Middle School Poster Contest

Operation UNITE is hosting a regional middle school poster contest to promote being drug free. RCMS winners at the school level were selected last week and awarded cash prizes. Congratulations to 1st place winner Jackson Cromer, 2nd place Dalton Durham, 3rd place Kennedy Carpenter, 4th place Joy Frith, and 5th place J.D. Hamilton.

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Oct 11 2012

MVES 2012 Caldecott Challenge Immensely Successful

What an exciting few weeks we have had in the library media center here at MVES! Over the past fourteen days, we challenged our patrons to become Caldecott Kids by reading as many Caldecott award and/or honor books as they could during the Caldecott Challenge period. (Caldecott books are picture story books that have received… Continue Reading MVES 2012 Caldecott Challenge Immensely Successful

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