Students in Mr. Nick Williams’ 7th grade Project Lead The Way class constructed hot air balloons as a part of the “Flying Machines” unit in their 7th grade PLTW Flight & Space course. While constructing and launching the balloons, students learned about the concept of buoyancy and how it applies to hot air balloons. The hot air… Continue Reading RCMS PLTW Students Are Up, Up and Away!
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Sep 17 2018
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Sep 14 2018
The students in Mrs. Stewart’s Science class used shoebox light boxes to learn more about the four conditions needed to see an object-an eye, an object, a light, and a clear path between the eye and the object. Exactly what is inside the box is the mystery they needed to solve. The answer was clear… Continue Reading RCMS Students Learn with Light Boxes
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Sep 06 2018
The RCMS Academic Team is ready to begin a new season! There will be a parent meeting on Monday, September 10th at 6:30 in the middle school library for 6th, 7th, and 8th graders who may be interested in being on the team this year. Please contact Angie Hendrickson at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 859-327-6048 for additional information.
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Aug 31 2018
RCMS 6th grade students from the Enterprisers and Voyagers teams, along with the 7th grade Shooting Stars and Adventurers, earned an Attendance Incentive at lunch today—No Assigned Seating! These two grade levels met the school’s attendance goal of 96% for the past two weeks and were permitted to eat lunch anywhere in the cafeteria and… Continue Reading RCMS Attendance Reward Day!
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Aug 30 2018
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Aug 27 2018
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Aug 24 2018
Please return nomination form to Mrs Reva McKinney in the school office no later than 3:00 PM on September 7th. The election will be held on September 21st from 7:45am to 4:00pm in the school front lobby. If you have a child enrolled at RCMS this year, you are eligible to vote in this election. (This… Continue Reading 2018-2019 RCMS SBDM Parent Member Nominations
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Jul 25 2018
Countless boys and girls over the years have surely dreamed of going to space and exploring the inky void in which the earth turns. Only a select few human beings have ever gotten to experience such a privilege.
For the rest of the planet, there’s space camp.
Somerset’s Bobbie Mason was just such a young… Continue Reading Rockcastle Students Enjoy a Week at Space Camp
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May 16 2018
RCMS Musical students performed Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast, Jr.” at each of the elementary schools and for their middle school classmates on May 14th and 15th, finishing with a public performance on Tuesday evening. The cast and crew did a fantastic job of bringing this classic story to life under the direction of Ms. Carri Hunt and… Continue Reading RCMS Students Perform “Beauty and the Beast, Jr.”
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May 15 2018
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