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News from Mt. Vernon Elementary School.

Rockcastle Students Win Regional Essay Contest

Congratulations to RCMS 7th grade student Jackson Cromer and MVES 5th grader Ashlyn Brock. These two students entered an essay about why they wanted to be a page through the Family Resource/Youth Service Centers. Their essays, which also included information about the importance of their school FRYSC, were selected to represent Region 9 as Legislative… Continue Reading Rockcastle Students Win Regional Essay Contest

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District Spelling Bee Results

The District Spelling Bee took place Friday, February 8, 2013 at the Rockcastle Teaching & Learning Center.

The 2013 Spelling Bee Winners are:

  • 1st place winner – Trevor Todd, Roundstone Elementary, 5th Grade
  • 2nd place winner – Justin Bryant, Brodhead Elementary, 5th Grade
  • 3rd place winners (tie) –
  • Sarah Cornelius, Rockcastle County Middle School, 6th… Continue Reading District Spelling Bee Results
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    MVES UNITE Awarded As Outstanding Elementary Club

    MVES UNITE club officers accepted the award for Outstanding Elementary Club for the Cumberland Valley area.  Our club was presented $750 by UNITE personnel, Amy Yates and Mikah Rogers.  Pictured left to right:  Amy Yates, Leon Davidson, 2012-2013 officers: Blayne Kelley, Zachary Taylor, Kylee Fain, Ashlyn Brock, Nichole Griffin, Sonya Parker, co-sponsor of the 2011-2012… Continue Reading MVES UNITE Awarded As Outstanding Elementary Club

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    Camp Invention

    Your child’s learning doesn’t have to end when the school year does. Camp Invention’s summer day program, for students entering grades one through six, immerses your child in a weeklong experience where he or she will discover creativity and inventiveness through hands-on, creative problem solving activities.

    By enrolling your child in Camp Invention’s 2013 program,… Continue Reading Camp Invention

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    Let’s Walk It Off!

    Good luck to all school district staff members as we begin the Walk It Off Challenge!

    By making healthy food choices and increasing our physical activity, we become positive role models for our students and families!

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    MVES Students Help Hurricane Sandy Victims

    Second grade students at MVES collected toothbrushes for the Hurricane Sandy storm victims. 174 toothbrushes were collected. The idea for collecting the toothbrushes came from Alexis Brock. Great job students!

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    MVES Students Perform at CKMEA Choral Festival

    On Friday, Nov. 2nd, 12 Mt. Vernon Elementary students once again had the privilege of singing in the Central Ky. Music Educators Association Choral Festival!  This was the 22nd year that MVES has attended the festival, along with their music teacher, Mrs. Jamie Cornelius.  Students rehearsed and sang 7 pieces, ranging from folk to traditional… Continue Reading MVES Students Perform at CKMEA Choral Festival

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    MVES 2012 Caldecott Challenge Immensely Successful

    What an exciting few weeks we have had in the library media center here at MVES! Over the past fourteen days, we challenged our patrons to become Caldecott Kids by reading as many Caldecott award and/or honor books as they could during the Caldecott Challenge period. (Caldecott books are picture story books that have received… Continue Reading MVES 2012 Caldecott Challenge Immensely Successful

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    MVES Fifth Graders Visit EKU Center for the Arts

    MVES fifth grade went on a field trip to the EKU Center for the Arts to watch “The 20th Annual-A Kid’s Gala Concert” presented by the EKU symphony orchestra.

    Ms. Jamie Ellison’s student, Gabe Robinson, was chosen to conduct the orchestra at the end of the concert. He had the privilege of wearing Mr. Ronald… Continue Reading MVES Fifth Graders Visit EKU Center for the Arts

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    Campbellsville University Honors Teachers for Excellence in Teaching

    Campbellsville University honors 167 teachers throughout 63 Kentucky school districts for excellence in teaching

    By Joan C. McKinney, news and publications coordinator, and Ashley Bolton, student news writer

    CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. – Dr. Brenda Priddy, dean of the Campbellsville University School of Education, congratulated 167 teachers from 63 school districts throughout Kentucky as they received the

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