Category: District News

News from Rockcastle County Schools.

April Grandparent Support Group Meeting

The Grandparent Support Group will meet Thursday, April 19th at the Rockcastle County Extension Office at noon.  See flyer below for details.

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Kiwanis Helps Preschoolers Prepare for Kindergarten

Rockcastle Kiwanis Club recently donated $300 to the Rockcastle County Schools preschool program to purchase dry-erase boards, markers and erasers to be included in kindergarten readiness packets.  All Rockcastle County preschoolers will receive a packet at the end of the school year, which includes various materials and supplies to prepare students for kindergarten.

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Academy Students Participate in KY Nutrition Education Program

Nutrition

Rachel Wright, with the Rockcastle Cooperative Extension Office, held a 6 week  KYNEP class for students at the Rockcastle Academy.

The Kentucky Nutrition Education Program (KYNEP) educates people to acquire knowledge, improve skills, and change behaviors necessary to achieve health and well-being. Students learned how to make low cost, quick, healthy meals; improve the use… Continue Reading Academy Students Participate in KY Nutrition Education Program

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March 2018 Board of Education Meeting

The Rockcastle County Board of Education will meet on Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at  Rockcastle Teaching & Learning Center at 6:00 PM. The meeting agenda is linked below.

03-13-2018 Regular Board Meeting Agenda

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Rockcastle Rallies Against Pension Reform

On Thursday, March 8, 2018, current and retired staff members, parents, students and community members rallied to show opposition to the current pension reform bill and to show support for the Kentucky public education system.

“Promises were made to us by the Commonwealth, and those promises need to be kept by the Commonwealth,” Erin Grace,… Continue Reading Rockcastle Rallies Against Pension Reform

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RES “Pack the Snacks with Lots of Love”

RES Snack Packs 2018

Roundstone Elementary recently participated in a February food drive. We want to thank everyone for the donations to the food drive for the Family Resource Center Backpack Program. This program helps students who are in need of snacks over the weekend. Roundstone Elementary School collected 2,206 items! We greatly appreciate the support to the February… Continue Reading RES “Pack the Snacks with Lots of Love”

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RCMS Girls’ KTCCCA Middle School Indoor State Track Champions

The RCMS girls’ indoor track team won the KTCCCA Middle School Indoor State Track Championships on Saturday in Mason County.  The girls’ defeated Farnsley Middle School by a score of 67-39.5 for their 4th straight indoor state title and 11th championship overall. Team members included (l to r) – Natalie Tolle, Emma Watson, Bethany Martin, Karalinn… Continue Reading RCMS Girls’ KTCCCA Middle School Indoor State Track Champions

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RCHS Girls’ KTCCCA Class 2A High School Indoor State Track Champions

The RCHS girls’ indoor track team won the KTCCCA Class 2A High School Indoor State Track Championships on Saturday in Mason County.  The girls’ defeated Mason County by a score of 139-92 for their 7th straight indoor state title and 11th championship overall. Team members included: front row (l to r) – Reina Lykins, Autumn King, Tori Dotson, Jasmine Ashcraft, Jenna… Continue Reading RCHS Girls’ KTCCCA Class 2A High School Indoor State Track Champions

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BES News & Announcements 3/6/2018

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Camp AJ Registration Details

Registration is now open for students in Rockcastle County for Camp AJ. Applications are available for students in the front office at BES.  Camp AJ is a week summer camp opportunity for our students costing just $20 per child. Camps sessions are… Continue Reading BES News & Announcements 3/6/2018

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RCHS Dual Credit English Students Visit EKU

GEAR UP Visits EKU

GEAR UP Appalachia Dual Credit English students from Rockcastle County High School enjoyed a day of learning on campus at Eastern Kentucky University. On March 1st students attended classes on how to do research in the library and how to find good quality sources for their papers. The students will be able to use what… Continue Reading RCHS Dual Credit English Students Visit EKU

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