Category Archive: RCMS News

News from Rockcastle County Middle School.

Mar 23 2017

RCMS “Dollars & Sense Day”

RCMS held their annual “Dollars & Sense Day” on Tuesday.  Through the hands-on learning event, the students role-played with a future career and family, received a paycheck and worked through their monthly financial obligations. After their taxes were deducted, the students began the experience by opening checking and savings accounts.   Students then had the opportunity …

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Mar 21 2017

Daughters of the American Revolution Essay Contest

Students in Mrs. Vanessa Bullock’s Language Arts and Social Studies BRAVO classes participated in the Daughters of the American Revolution annual essay contest in October. The students wrote journal entries as someone who had toured America’s national parks to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service.

The winners of the competition were recently awarded …

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Mar 14 2017

Rockcastle’s Healthy Community Coalition Health Fair

Rockcastle’s Healthy Community Coalition will be providing a health fair at the RCMS parent teacher conference on Tuesday March 21st  from 3:30-7:00.  The last hour will be Rockcastle Regional’s Dinner with the Doctor.  Dr. William Bakhos will be speaking on colon cancer.

 

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Mar 07 2017

RCMS Band Students Perform With District Honor Band

Recently members of the RCMS 7th and 8th Grade Bands were selected by audition to perform with the 2017 District 11 Middle School Honor Band Program held at Danville High School on March 2nd and 3rd.   These students spend two days of intensive rehearsals with other top students from across the district in preparation …

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Mar 07 2017

RCMS Student YMCA Attends KUNA

Fourteen members of the RCMS Student YMCA attended the Kentucky United Nations Assembly in Louisville on March 5-7.  The group represented the country of Spain and included a visual display, a performance on the international stage and a resolution to make bull fighting illegal in the country.  The group did a great job in all …

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Mar 01 2017

Cook Participates in KY Jr. High Mixed Chorus

RCMS 8th grader Jacob Cook participated in the Kentucky Jr. High Mixed Chorus. For the audition process, he competed against 7th, 8th, and 9th grade students all across the state of Kentucky. After two days of intense rehearsal, Jacob performed with the other students in the KJHC Mixed Choir at the Kentucky Music Educators Association Conference in …

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Feb 28 2017

RCMS Y-Club Bottle Cap Service Project

The RCMS Y-Club would like to thank everyone who brought in bottle caps for the service project for this collection period. We are well on our way to our goal of 400 pounds of plastic lids and caps! We collected over six 55 gallon garbage bags full of plastic lids and caps in February, and …

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Feb 23 2017

RCMS Academic Team Fundraiser this Tuesday Night at Wendy’s

Come out to the Mt. Vernon Wendy’s this Tuesday night, February 28th, between 5pm and 8pm to help support the RCMS Academic Team. The team won the Region Championship earlier this month for only the second time in school history and is currently raising funds for their trip to the State Finals in Louisville in …

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Feb 17 2017

Allison Coffey Serves as Legislative Page

On February 16th, RCMS 8th grader Allison Coffey served as a legislative page for Senator Jared Carpenter at the capitol in Frankfort.  Allison was able to see and assists our legislature in active sessions after she was selected to be part of the Family Resource Youth Service Center event.  Congratulations Allison!

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Feb 06 2017

RCMS Academic Team Claims Region Championship 

The RCMS Academic Team won the Region 16 Championship for only the second time in school history this past Saturday by placing first in Quick Recall, Arts and Humanities, Social Studies, and Science. The team will move on to the State Finals in March that will be held in Louisville. The following students placed in …

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