Category: Preschool & Early Childhood

Sep 14 2015

MVES Preschoolers Visit Public Library

Mount Vernon Elementary Preschool traveled to the Rockcastle County Public Library for their first field trip on Thursday, September 10, 2015. The Rainbow Show Puppets performed, “The Tale of Peter Rabbit.”

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May 12 2015

2nd Annual Preschool Enrollment Kick Off

The second annual Head Start funded Preschool Enrollment Kick Off was a great success!  Any family in the county with a preschool aged child was invited to gather at the MVES playground on May 7 from 5:00-7:00 to gain information about enrolling their child in preschool for the 2015-2016 school year.  While there they enjoyed… Continue Reading 2nd Annual Preschool Enrollment Kick Off

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Apr 13 2015

Preschool Enrollment Kick-Off Event

  ALL incoming Rockcastle County preschoolers and families are invited to the Preschool Enrollment Kick-Off on May 7, 2015 at Mt. Vernon Elementary School playground from 5:00-7:00 PM.  See flyer below for complete details. For eligibility information, click here. Click here for printable flyer.

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Apr 13 2015

Preschool & Kindergarten Registration

Preschool and Kindergarten registration will be held Monday, May 18th – Friday, May 22nd (locations listed in flyer below). 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… Continue Reading Preschool & Kindergarten Registration

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Mar 30 2015

RES Preschool Dr. Suess Family Night

The preschool students at Roundstone Elementary enjoyed a Dr. Seuss Family Night! Students and their families came for food, fun, and games.  Head Start provided food for the evening and then the students were able to play games.  All of the games were designed to meet one of the mathematical standards as listed in the Kentucky… Continue Reading RES Preschool Dr. Suess Family Night

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Feb 02 2015

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Conference

Grandparents, caregivers, relatives and professionals are invited to our 13th Annual GAP (Grandparents As Parents) Conference! Join us to learn about topics for relatives assuming primary care of children. Thursday, March 19, 2015 Clarion Hotel 1950 Newtown Pike Lexington, KY 40511 Flyer & Registration Information>>>

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Jul 18 2014

School Starts August 13th

The 2014-2015 school year will begin for K-12 students on Wednesday, August 13th (students attend all day).  Preschool will begin on Monday, August 25th.  See the flyer below for complete back-to-school details.

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Jun 30 2014

Reading Begins at Birth

You can help your children arrive at kindergarten ready to grow, ready to learn and ready to succeed by doing ​simple, every-day tasks and activities. The KYGOEC sends out a newsletter for families each month that includes information and ideas on how to help children develop in their earliest years. This month, we talk about the importance of reading to… Continue Reading Reading Begins at Birth

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May 27 2014

Preschool Enrollment Kick-off

Anyone that attended the Head Start funded Preschool Enrollment Kick-off this past Thursday would probably agree that it was a success.  All three schools came together at the MVES playground and invited preschool aged children and their families to come enjoy the school playground structures, inflatables and a free meal.  Each family was given a… Continue Reading Preschool Enrollment Kick-off

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May 27 2014

Head Start March Reading Contest Winner

Preschooler Sydney Bussell in Ms. Sheena’s class at MVES was this year’s Head Start March into Reading contest winner and received a Leap Frog Tag Reader.  The contest is held annually and consists of a list of reading activities that are completed at home with the child and their family.

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