Category: RCHS News

News from Rockcastle County High School.

Rock’s Got Talent

Rockcastle County High School will be holding auditions for Rock’s Got Talent.  Categories are Instrumentalist, Vocalist, Band, Dance, Variety (Non-Musical), and Songwriters.  Winner will be decided by student vote.  Sign ups in the cafeteria.

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Local Teachers to Perform at Vice-Presidential Debate

Congratulations to Mr. Greg Daugherty, Director of Bands and Ms. Cassandra Smith, RCMS Music Teacher! They will be performing with the Danville Community Choir during the Vice-Presidential Debate at Centre College on Thursday, October 11th.   Their performance will be covered by CNN, FOX News and C-Span at approximately 5PM right after the Danville Children’s… Continue Reading Local Teachers to Perform at Vice-Presidential Debate

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RCHS Students Place 1st in Small Engine Contest

The Rockcastle County FFA Small Engine team placed 1st overall in the Small Engine contest at the Kentucky State Fair. Each team member received a $10,000 scholarship to Ohio Technical College. Congratulations to the following members: Spencer Childress, Spencer Baldwin, John Dillingham, and Larkan Prewitt.    

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RCHS JROTC Rifle Team Recieves Grant from National Rifle Association

The Rockcastle County High School JROTC Rifle Team in past years has competed in rifle competitions with 2 teams. We have progressed recently to where we can add a third team. The National Rifle Association has given the rifle team their second grant totaling $2,310.00 to purchase the additional equipment needed for this team.

The… Continue Reading RCHS JROTC Rifle Team Recieves Grant from National Rifle Association

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EKU Cadet Stakes Competition

On Saturday September the 29th the RCHS JROTC Raider Team traveled to Eastern Kentucky University for the Cadet Stakes competition. They participated in six events over the course of the day.

The first event was the APFT (Army Physical Fitness Test). This event consisted of 3 different sections. First, cadets did one minute… Continue Reading EKU Cadet Stakes Competition

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Rock – Chalk 2012

The current RCHS Art classes along with the Alumni of Rockcastle County High School recently teamed up with Renfro Valley to create sidewalk chalk drawings on the streets of Renfro Valley. The students brought images they wanted to draw and their chalks to a square on the sidewalks already laid out for them. They sat… Continue Reading Rock – Chalk 2012

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Wear PINK In Support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month

The RCHS football team and Rockcastle Regional have teamed up again this year to support Breast Cancer Awareness Month by having an awareness night at our game on Oct 12th. We will be selling t-shirts again this year with a “pink” theme. All proceeds will go to the Hope Fund benefiting LOCAL cancer patients.

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College Information and Planning Night

College Information Night for parents of 11th and 12th graders will be held on September 27th at 7:00 p.m. We will have lots of information about applying for college, financial aid, scholarship deadlines, etc. We will also be able to answer any questions that students and parents have about post-secondary plans.

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FFA Competes at State Fair

The FFA traveled to the Kentucky State Fair last Thursday and Friday and competed in the following competitions:

  • Kyle Peacock, Kayla Reynolds & Robert Reynolds – Livestock Judging The Livestock Judging team placed 6th overall out of 65 teams with Robert Reynolds as the 5th high individual.
  • Charity Adams, Amie Hale, and Sarah Pigg –… Continue Reading FFA Competes at State Fair
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    Welding Students Excel at Nationals

    During the last week of June, three Rockcastle ATC students traveled with the Kentucky SkillsUSA delegation to Kansas City, Missouri to compete nationally against participants from all across the United States. Jonathon Miller competed in Action Skills Demonstration. Jesse Hayes competed in Welding Skills. Dylan Stewart competed in Job Demonstration A. Jonathon Miller placed 6th… Continue Reading Welding Students Excel at Nationals

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