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News from Rockcastle County Middle School.

RCMS 6th Grade Students…Come Join the Band!

The interactive website for 6th Grade Beginning Band at RCMS is now available and we are hoping that you, along with your parent/guardian will take a look together!  If you are interested in being a part of our beginner band, just complete the Interest Survey/Matching Game located on page 3 of the website and the… Continue Reading RCMS 6th Grade Students…Come Join the Band!

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RCMS Hat Day

On Thursday, October 8th, RCMS students and staff participated in Hat Day. This amazing school raised $264 for Rockcastle Health & Rehabilitation Center residents.  The money raised by staff/students will fund activities and treats for the residents. Mrs. Melissa Owens presented the check to Activity Director, Debbie Bowles from the rehab center.

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Teachers Celebrate National GEAR UP Week

Last week, RCMS and RCHS teachers celebrated National GEAR UP Week by wearing their college apparel.

 

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National GEAR UP Week

GEAR UP Week 2020

National GEAR UP Week is September 21st-25th. To kick off GEAR UP Week, Mrs. Ballinger signed a declaration.  GEAR UP is a federally funded program that focuses on college and career readiness. GEAR UP serves the current 8th and 9th grade students in Rockcastle County. The grant will follow these students until they graduate from… Continue Reading National GEAR UP Week

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RCMS Orientation Schedule

2020 Moving to the Middle

Hey guys!  We hope you received your letter letting you know your team and homeroom assignment for this school year.  If you haven’t received a letter by Monday, give the school a call 256- 5118.   We look forward to our orientations and look forward to getting this school year started. 

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    RCMS Pick-Up Schedule

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    Rockcastle County Middle School will follow the schedule below to close out the 2019-20 school year.

    RCMS Pick-up Schedule (printable PDF)

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    A Message from RCMS Staff to RCMS Students…

    RCMS teachers and staff have a message for our students. We miss you! We love you! And, we will get through this together! #HealthyAtHome #RCMSstrong Video created by Rachel Johnson (thank you!)

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    RCMS Band Members Chosen for District Honor Band

    Honors Band 2020

    Recently members of the RCMS 7th and 8th Grade bands performed as selected members of the 2020 District 11 KMEA Middle School Honors Band Program.  These students competed with over 400 students from across the district during auditions for the group in January.  Honor Band members spent two days of intensive rehearsal with guest conductors… Continue Reading RCMS Band Members Chosen for District Honor Band

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    UNITE on the Move at RCMS

    UNITE on the Move 2020

    We appreciate Operation UNITE staff spending the day with Rockcastle Middle School 7th graders.

    On The Move is a drug education- 5 component program provided to school for free.  They partner with the KY Army National Guard and target 7th and 10th grade. The Interactive Mobile Classroom students are educated about drugs and the effects… Continue Reading UNITE on the Move at RCMS

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    RCMS Students Learn the Dangers of Vaping

    Vaping

    Nationwide, about 10% of middle school students in 2019 reported use of electronic cigarettes based on (2019 National Youth Tobacco Survey).  Below, Mr. Carl Varney with Operation UNITE presented to RCMS 6th, 7th, and 8th graders on Thursday.  He explained what an E—cigarette is and how it works.  He also explained the effects on the brain… Continue Reading RCMS Students Learn the Dangers of Vaping

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