Category: District News

News from Rockcastle County Schools.

April Board of Education Meeting

The Rockcastle County Board of Education will meet on Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at Rockcastle Teaching & Learning Center at 6:00 p.m.  Agenda link posted below.

04-09-2013 Regular Board Meeting Agenda

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Early Childhood & Kindergarten Registration

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 Kentucky River Foothills Head Start.

Click the flyer below for health requirements, eligibility and registration… Continue Reading Early Childhood & Kindergarten Registration

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“Walk It Off” Weight-Loss Challenge Declares a Winner

By Arielle Estes, Community Relations Director – Rockcastle Regional Hospital 

What’s a better motivation to lose weight than a little, friendly competition? After the Holidays, many lives are filled with resolutions to be healthier – exercising more and making better food choices. So, the Wellness Council at Rockcastle Regional Hospital decided to capitalize on the… Continue Reading “Walk It Off” Weight-Loss Challenge Declares a Winner

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UNITE Leadership Rally and Community Celebration Dinner

On April 11, 2013, the Rockcastle UNITE Coalition will hold their annual Leadership Rally and Community Celebration  Dinner at the Rockcastle County Middle School, beginning at 5:30 p.m. During the evening, the Coalition will elect upcoming Board Members and Officers and recognize several leaders in our county who have made an impact through UNITE.   The… Continue Reading UNITE Leadership Rally and Community Celebration Dinner

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MVES Laptops for Students Fundraiser

Students at MVES recently participated in the Laptops for Students fundraiser.  Students raised enough money to purchase three student laptops at this time, with the hopes for more fundraisers in the near future.  Our goal is to raise enough money to buy thirty student laptops with a mobile cart/docking station.

Five student names were drawn… Continue Reading MVES Laptops for Students Fundraiser

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Free Haircuts for Kids

Rockcastle Regional Hospital has partnered with local hairstylists to offer free haircuts for kids on Saturday, March 23 from 2-3 p.m. No appointment needed.  Walk-ins welcome.

Boostie’s Wild Kuts • A Cut Above • New Vision • Bradley’s Barber Shop • Sylvia’s Cut & Curl •

Donations will be taken for March of… Continue Reading Free Haircuts for Kids

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2013 Rockcastle KPREP Test Window

Mark your calendars!  Rockcastle County Schools will be giving the KPREP Assessment on the following dates:  May  7, 8, 9, 10, 13.

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Public Forum – Local Planning Committee

Public Forum – The Rockcastle County Local Planning Committee will conduct a PUBLIC FORUM on Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at the Rockcastle Teaching & Learning Center (Board Meeting Location) at 5:15 p.m. The Local Planning Committee will convene a Public Forum to solicit public comment on the proposed District Facilities Plan.  The Local Planning Committee… Continue Reading Public Forum – Local Planning Committee

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RCMS FAST: Families and School Together

Beginning Tuesday, March 19th, Rockcastle County Middle School GEAR-UP will be hosting an eight week program known as FAST (Families and School Together).  Each session is designed to enhance parent and teen communication skills.  Eighth grade students, parents and other mentors are invited to attend.  Please see the flyer below for detailed information and registration… Continue Reading RCMS FAST: Families and School Together

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Family Comedy Show for March of Dimes

Check out Rockcastle County’s own Drew Davidson in his first hometown performance!  His Family Comedy Show will be held Friday, March 22, 2013 from 6-7 PM at Mt. Vernon Elementary School.  Proceeds benefit March of Dimes.

Pre-sale Tickets:  Available through March 21. Contact Arielle Estes at Rockcastle Regional Hospital or Melinda Kincer at Mt. Vernon… Continue Reading Family Comedy Show for March of Dimes

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