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News from Rockcastle County High School.

RCHS Band Students Perform in WKU Honor Band Program

WKU Honors Band

On January 27th members of the RCHS Concert Band had the opportunity to perform as part of the 2018 Western Kentucky University High School Honors Band Program.   Students were selected by a list of performance criteria then auditioned for their placement in one of three bands at the University.  RCHS members spent 3 days in… Continue Reading RCHS Band Students Perform in WKU Honor Band Program

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RCHS Band Members Perform in Regional Band

RCHS Band Members Perform in Regional Band

Recently members of the RCHS Concert Band were selected by auditions as performers in the 2018 Bluegrass All-Regional Concert and Symphonic Bands.  The students spent hours of rehearsal with top students from 17 other school band programs gave a clinic performance at Madison Central High School.  RCHS members pictured include Tarrylton Dunn, Alto Saxohpone, Lizzie Dixon,… Continue Reading RCHS Band Members Perform in Regional Band

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Dine-Out with the RCHS Academic Team at El Dorado Fundraiser

The RCHS Academic Team recently advanced to Regional competition as they move toward their goal of attending the Governor’s Cup State Finals in March. In preparation for that event, the team is holding a fundraiser at El Dorado Mexican Restaurant on Tuesday, February 6th from 3:00 until 8:00pm. A portion of all sales from the… Continue Reading Dine-Out with the RCHS Academic Team at El Dorado Fundraiser

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Barnett & Stewart Named to AP Honorable Mention All State Football Team

Logan Barnett and Blaze Stewart were named to the A. P. Honorable mention All State football team as defensive linemen.

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RCHS Students Taste Test Smoothies

Smoothies at RCHS

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.

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GEAR UP Recognizes Student Attendance

Attendance Surprise

RCHS GEAR UP recognized all students in attendance on January 12th at RCHS.  Attendance is an important skill for college and career transition.

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New Year’s Rocket Blast Off for Veterans

Rockcastle County’s 1st ever Archery Tournament will take place this weekend at Rockcaste Middle.  The tournament will begin on Friday evening with the RCHS team shooting at 5:00.  RCMS archers will be competing at 5:00 and 6:00 and archers from MVES will shoot at 6:00 and 7:00 p.m.   Over 20 teams from around the region will… Continue Reading New Year’s Rocket Blast Off for Veterans

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RCHS Student Council 3rd Annual Glove Drive

The Student Council challenged the students of RCHS to raise $300 in order to buy 500 pairs of gloves for elementary school students in our county.  1st period classes competed for the largest donation amount.  RCHS students rocked this event raising over $1000 in change and cash!  Ms. Amy Lewis’ 1st period raised nearly $200,… Continue Reading RCHS Student Council 3rd Annual Glove Drive

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RCHS Band Members Selected for Bluegrass All-Regional Groups

Congratulations to members of the RCHS Concert Band who were selected by audition as members of the 2018 Bluegrass All-Regional Bands. The students competed with other players from 18 schools across the region to secure their spot in the ensembles. RCHS students selected include Tarrylton Dunn, Symphonic Band, Brooklyn Lane, Concert Band, Devona Smith, Concert Band Alternate, Lizzie Dixon,1st Chair Concert Band, Abigail Fletcher 1st Chair Concert Band, and Connor Noble, 1st Chair Symphonic Band.

Congratulations to members of the RCHS Concert Band who were selected by audition as members of the 2018 Bluegrass All-Regional Bands.  The students competed with other players from 18 schools across the region to secure their spot in the ensembles.  RCHS students selected include Tarrylton Dunn, Symphonic Band, Brooklyn Lane, Concert Band, Devona Smith, Concert… Continue Reading RCHS Band Members Selected for Bluegrass All-Regional Groups

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High School Academic Team Excels at Regional Competition

JV Challenge pic

The RCHS JV Academic Team placed second overall in the Section 10 JV Challenge competition held at Rockcastle County High School. The Quick Recall team finished second and the following students placed in Written Assessment: In Math, Autumn King placed third. In Science, Jonathan Cain placed third. In Social Studies, Drew Bullock placed first. In… Continue Reading High School Academic Team Excels at Regional Competition

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