MOUNT VERNON, Ky. — Christian Appalachian Project (CAP) has been awarded a grant by Kentucky Kids Eat, a child nutrition program that is committed to ending childhood hunger in Kentucky by connecting kids to healthy meals 365 days a year. Through this program, CAP will provide free meals to children aged 18 and under in… Continue Reading CAP Summer Feeding Program Available in Rockcastle County
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Oct 15 2018
“Lots 2 Love” during #NSLW18
To recognize the National School Lunch Program and the 2,900 children we serve each day, Rockcastle County Schools will recognize National School Lunch Week from October 15-19, 2018. The theme, “Lots 2 Love,” encourages students and school nutrition professionals across the country to share what they love most about school… Continue Reading It’s National School Lunch Week! #Lots2Love
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Jan 26 2018
On Friday, January 26th, students at Rockcastle County High School enjoyed smoothie taste testing during their lunch period. Students tried peach vanilla, strawberry banana and plain strawberry flavored smoothies. A large majority of students gave positive feedback and are looking forward to adding this healthy option to their menu in the near future.
Offering smoothies… Continue Reading RCHS Students Taste Test Smoothies
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Nov 21 2017
Students in Mrs. Kaci Brown and Mrs. Kathy Price’s first grade classes at Mt. Vernon Elementary welcomed Melinda Turner, Senior Manager of School Health and Wellness with Southeast United Dairy Industry Association, Inc. on Tuesday, November 21st. Mrs. Turner shared the importance of drinking milk, facts about milk cows and read a story titled Kiss the Cow by… Continue Reading MVES 1st Graders Make Smoothies with Special Guest
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Aug 08 2017
Rockcastle County Schools Food Service staff would like to welcome everyone back for the 2017-2018 school year! We look forward to seeing each of you in the breakfast and lunch line each day. Remember, meals are free for ALL students.
We hope you enjoy our back-to-school video. Have a great year!
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Sep 29 2016
World School Milk Day (WSMD), celebrated annually on the last Wednesday of September, is an exciting day full of activities that highlight the health benefits and value of milk in schools.
On Wednesday, September 28, 2016, Mt. Vernon Elementary School students and staff members celebrated with local dairy farmers Grant & April Martin and their… Continue Reading MVES Celebrates World School Milk Day
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May 17 2016
All kids and teenagers 18 and under are eligible for free summer meals in Rockcastle County. There will be two opportunities for free meals each week beginning in June. In Brodhead, stop by the Community Outreach Center (beside the fairgrounds) between 2:00-4:00 PM each Thursday beginning June 2nd. In Mt. Vernon, stop by Northside Baptist… Continue Reading Summer Food Programs Feed Kids For Free
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Oct 08 2015
National School Lunch Week is October 12-16. This year’s theme is “School Lunch Snapshot.” It’s about sharing the best, real images of today’s school lunch—fresh fruits and veggies, whole grains, milk, and smiling students. Be on the lookout for photos of Rockcastle County students enjoying school breakfast and lunch! #NSLW Continue Reading National School Lunch Week is October 12-16
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Aug 24 2015
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Aug 21 2015
Several students at Rockcastle County High School took advantage of Second Chance Breakfast on Friday, August 21st. A new mobile cooler and rack makes it possible for food service staff to bring free breakfast to students in the hallway. With the Second Chance Breakfast, school breakfast is offered between first and second period. Second Chance… Continue Reading RCHS Second Chance Breakfast Goes Mobile
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