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
Category: Awards & Recognition
Oct 12 2012
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Oct 11 2012
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
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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Oct 10 2012
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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Oct 03 2012
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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Oct 02 2012
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.
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Oct 02 2012
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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Aug 21 2012
The FFA traveled to the Kentucky State Fair last Thursday and Friday and competed in the following competitions:
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Aug 16 2012
During the last week of June, three Rockcastle ATC students traveled with the Kentucky SkillsUSA delegation to Kansas City, Missouri to compete nationally against participants from all across the United States. Jonathon Miller competed in Action Skills Demonstration. Jesse Hayes competed in Welding Skills. Dylan Stewart competed in Job Demonstration A. Jonathon Miller placed 6th… Continue Reading Welding Students Excel at Nationals
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Jun 14 2012
Ten highly motivated cadets from the Rockcastle County High School JROTC attended the Junior Cadet Leadership Camp held at the Bluegrass army depot in Richmond Kentucky 26 -30 May 2012. The Cadets participated in activities such as Rappelling, water survival, orienteering, land navigation, Kentucky history, Low and high ropes courses, raiderchallenge and survival skills. The cadets… Continue Reading RCHS JROTC Cadets Attend Junior Cadet Leadership Camp
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