Category: Awards & Recognition

RCS special recognition and award winners.

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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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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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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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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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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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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Local Teachers to Perform at Vice-Presidential Debate

Congratulations to Mr. Greg Daugherty, Director of Bands and Ms. Cassandra Smith, RCMS Music Teacher! They will be performing with the Danville Community Choir during the Vice-Presidential Debate at Centre College on Thursday, October 11th.   Their performance will be covered by CNN, FOX News and C-Span at approximately 5PM right after the Danville Children’s… Continue Reading Local Teachers to Perform at Vice-Presidential Debate

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RCHS Students Place 1st in Small Engine Contest

The Rockcastle County FFA Small Engine team placed 1st overall in the Small Engine contest at the Kentucky State Fair. Each team member received a $10,000 scholarship to Ohio Technical College. Congratulations to the following members: Spencer Childress, Spencer Baldwin, John Dillingham, and Larkan Prewitt.    

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RCHS JROTC Rifle Team Recieves Grant from National Rifle Association

The Rockcastle County High School JROTC Rifle Team in past years has competed in rifle competitions with 2 teams. We have progressed recently to where we can add a third team. The National Rifle Association has given the rifle team their second grant totaling $2,310.00 to purchase the additional equipment needed for this team.

The… Continue Reading RCHS JROTC Rifle Team Recieves Grant from National Rifle Association

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EKU Cadet Stakes Competition

On Saturday September the 29th the RCHS JROTC Raider Team traveled to Eastern Kentucky University for the Cadet Stakes competition. They participated in six events over the course of the day.

The first event was the APFT (Army Physical Fitness Test). This event consisted of 3 different sections. First, cadets did one minute… Continue Reading EKU Cadet Stakes Competition

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