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News from Rockcastle County Schools.

Reminder: School Day Extends 20 Minutes Beginning Monday

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Beginning Monday, April 19th we will be adding 20 minutes to the school day. The school day will begin at the normal time and the additional 20 minutes will be added to the end of the school day. RCMS and RCHS students will be dismissed at 3:10. This extra 20 minutes will allow us to… Continue Reading Reminder: School Day Extends 20 Minutes Beginning Monday

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April 2021 Regular Board Meeting

The Rockcastle County Board of Education will have a regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, April 13, 2021 at Rockcastle Teaching & Learning Center at 6:00 PM. The meeting agenda is linked below. This meeting will stream live via our district YouTube channel.

4-13-2021 Regular Board Meeting Agenda

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April 12, 2021 Special Board Meeting

The Rockcastle County Board of Education will have a special called meeting on Monday, April 12, 2021 at  Rockcastle Teaching & Learning Center 6:00 PM. The meeting agenda is linked below.

04-12-2021-Special-Board-Meeting-Agenda

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The Outsiders at RCMS

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The Rockcastle County Middle School Challengers recently finished the book The Outsiders. In honor of the book/movie, students and teachers dressed up as greasers and Socs.

 

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SB 128 – Supplemental School Year Information

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Kentucky Senate Bill 128 has been approved by both chambers of the Kentucky General Assembly and signed into law by Governor Andy Beshear. This bill, also referred to as KY SB 128 and known by some as the “redshirt” or the “do-over” bill, allows K-12 students currently enrolled in public or non-public schools… Continue Reading SB 128 – Supplemental School Year Information

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COVID-19 Vaccine Available at Rockcastle Regional

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Rockcastle Regional Hospital has  appointments available for the COVID-19 vaccine to anyone 18 and older. There is a limited supply of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine and those will be administered on April 15th.  All other clinics are providing the Moderna vaccine.

Clinics are currently scheduled as follows:

  • Thursday, April 8th, 4:00-5:30 PM (Moderna)
  • Thursday,… Continue Reading COVID-19 Vaccine Available at Rockcastle Regional
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    April 6, 2021 Special Board Meeting

    The Rockcastle County Board of Education will have a special called meeting on Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at  Rockcastle County Middle School from 5:00-6:30 PM. The meeting agenda is linked below.

    4-6-2021 Special Board Meeting Agenda – Strategic Planning #4

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    COVID-19 Update Regarding Temperature Screenings

    COVID UPdate for Families

    The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE), in consultation with the Kentucky Department for Public Health (DPH), has updated the flagship Healthy at School guidance based on the latest information from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

    Temperature screening expectations have been changed to state that only symptomatic students need to be screened for… Continue Reading COVID-19 Update Regarding Temperature Screenings

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    Bus Drills April 7th

    On Wednesday, April 7th, 2021 the Rockcastle County Middle School and Rockcastle County High School will dismiss at 2:35 p.m. to complete school bus emergency evacuation drills at each of the elementary schools.  Please adjust your schedule to meet this early dismissal.

     

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    Spring Break April 8th-9th

    Rockcastle County Schools Spring Break will be Thursday, April 8th – Friday, April 9th, 2021. Please note that there will be no community feeding sites on Friday, April 9th. However, all students will receive a shelf stable food package to bring home on Tuesday, April 6th. Additionally, on Wednesday, April 7th, 2021 the Rockcastle County… Continue Reading Spring Break April 8th-9th

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