Category: BES News

News from Brodhead Elementary School.

Books Come to Life at BES

Special thank you to Mr. Tony Bullock and Hunter  along with his daughter Kaylan and her puppy Rocket Man for spending the morning with the BES 4th grade.  We recently finished reading “Ellie’s Story” about a search and rescue dog.  The students were very interested in this book and the life of a search and… Continue Reading Books Come to Life at BES

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RES First Graders Love Double D Apple Orchard

What a Local Treasure!  Roundstone Elementary First Graders Love Double D Apple Orchard

Mrs. Atkin’s and Mrs. Fairchild’s first graders recently visited Double D Apple Orchard on Scaffold Cane. Our hosts, Larry and Debbie Bullen, took the students on a tour of their beautiful gardens and apple orchard. They talked to the children about the… Continue Reading RES First Graders Love Double D Apple Orchard

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BES Back to School Block Party

Brodhead Elementary School will host a Back to School Block Party on Monday, August 12th from 4:00-7:00 PM.  Students will be able to meet teachers, parents can sign up for PTG and Rockcastle Regional Hospital will be hosting a health fair. Hot dogs, snow cones, popcorn and inflatables will be available as well.

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Brodhead FRC Shark Camp

Last week, Brodhead Elementary was transformed into Shark Camp! The BES Family Resource Center hosted 46 3rd, 4th and 5th graders for a 3-day, hands on Shark Camp.

During the week, campers learned about layers of the ocean, they made a ton of crafts, including shark soap, slime, keychains, air clay sharks and paper mache… Continue Reading Brodhead FRC Shark Camp

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BES Student Wins AARP Essay Contest

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Brodhead Elementary School 5th grader Natalee Bailey recently won the “Why My Grandparent Should be the AARP Grandparent of the Year Award” essay contest.

Natalee was presented with the award at the April Retired Teacher Association luncheon and was given the opportunity to read the essay to her grandmother.

 

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Brodhead School: The Heart of the Community

Mrs. Clark’s 4th and 5th grade students created “Brodhead School: The Heart of the Community” podcast to compete in the NPR Podcast Challenge.  The winning podcast submissions will be featured in segments on Morning Edition or All Things Considered.  Special thanks to Tyler Holman for his production skills.

⇒ Listen… Continue Reading Brodhead School: The Heart of the Community

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2019-2020 Preschool & Kindergarten Registration

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There are two programs in Rockcastle County that offer free early childhood education services to qualifying four year old children. (Three year old children may be eligible with an identified disability.) The programs are: The Rockcastle County Public Preschool and Community Action Council’s South Central Head Start.

See the flyer below for health requirements, eligibility… Continue Reading 2019-2020 Preschool & Kindergarten Registration

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2019 Preschool Enrollment Kick-Off

ALL (Brodhead, Roundstone and Mt. Vernon) incoming Rockcastle County preschoolers and families are invited to the Preschool Enrollment Kick-Off on Thursday, May 2, 2019 at Mt. Vernon Elementary School from 5:00-7:00 PM in the gym.  See flyers below for complete details.

2019 Preschool Enrollment Flyer

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Brodhead Elementary Participates in District Governor’s Cup

BES Academic Team 2019

On Saturday, February 9th BES Academic Team participated in the District Governor’s Cup hosted by Brodhead Elementary School.  Our students did an outstanding job and finished as the overall District Champions.  As a team we placed 2nd in Quick Recall and also had several students place in the top 5 of their individual written assessment… Continue Reading Brodhead Elementary Participates in District Governor’s Cup

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BES Preschools Learn About Winter Weather

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BES preschoolers have been learning about different types of winter weather. The dramatic play center area has been converted into a weather station. Students can act out being a meteorologist by predicting the weather and using interchangeable weather pictures and temperatures to create a five day forecast. Props are also available to pretend to be a news reporter… Continue Reading BES Preschools Learn About Winter Weather

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