Category: RCMS News

News from Rockcastle County Middle School.

RCMS UNITE Club Purchases Equipment with Award Money

I've Got Better Things to Do

The RCMS Unite Club used their Club of the Year Award money to remind students that they have better things to do than drugs!  Each team at RCMS received a bag of equipment to use outside during incentive times.  Pictured is Unite Club Captain Hallie Brown and Secretary Riley Sherrow presenting the Adventurers bag of… Continue Reading RCMS UNITE Club Purchases Equipment with Award Money

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6th and 7th Grade Mini Dollars & Sense Day

On Friday, several 8th graders became the ones to collect the payments instead of the ones to pay their bills.  They helped the 6th and 7th grade students in a mini-version of Dollars & Sense Day.

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8th Grade Dollars & Sense Day

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RCMS 8th graders attended the annual Dollars & Sense Day on Thursday.  Students are given a monthly salary based upon their career interests, grade point average and attendance record.  They must then go throughout the community paying their bills and balancing their budget.  This is a great hands-on learning day for the students.  Thank you… Continue Reading 8th Grade Dollars & Sense Day

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RCMS Musical Cast Proudly Presents “Annie Kids”

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The RCMS musical cast proudly presents “Annie Kids.”  The public performance of the show will be held in the RCHS auditorium on Tuesday, April 2nd at 6:00pm.   There is no admission fee but donations will gladly be accepted.  The cast will also travel to MVES and RES on Wednesday, April 3rd, as well as BES… Continue Reading RCMS Musical Cast Proudly Presents “Annie Kids”

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RCMS Book Fair Underway

The Scholastic Book Fair began on Friday, March 22nd  in the RCMS Media Center.  The sixth graders from Mrs. Tracy’s Language Arts class enjoyed seeing all that the fair had to offer.  The book fair will continue through Mayday, April 1st.  Nothing beats a great book!

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Trooper Purdy Discusses Social Media Dangers with RCMS Students

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Huge thanks to Kentucky State Trooper Robert Purdy for speaking with RCMS 8th graders on Wednesday, March 20th .  He discussed the dangers of social media and how choices have consequences.  Trooper Purdy told the students that they matter and they are important!

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Operation UNITE’s “On The Move” at RCMS

Rockcastle County Middle School hosted Operation UNITE on Tuesday March 19 for the seventh-grade students. Operation UNITE’s “On The Move” initiative provides a collection of drug education and prevention activities. “On The Move” gives students the opportunity to Simulated Impaired Driving Experience, Interactive Mobile Classroom, Fatal Vision Tri-Cycle Course, Fatal Vision Marijuana Simulation Experience, and… Continue Reading Operation UNITE’s “On The Move” at RCMS

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RCMS Band Students Perform at District Level

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Recently members of the RCMS 7th and 8th Grade Bands were chosen by audition as members of the KMEA District 11 Middle School Honor Band Program.  The students spent two days of intensive rehearsals on the campus of Danville High School with other top students from 14 middle schools across the area which culminated in… Continue Reading RCMS Band Students Perform at District Level

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RCMS Students Read to MVES Kindergartners

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RCMS students Joseph Mink, Carlie Smith, and Syd Bowman read to Mrs. Angie Hunt’s kindergarten class at MVES as part of Read Across America Week.  Great job!

Students from RCMS visited Mrs. Angie Hunt’s classroom for Read Across America Week. Excellent readers to share the joy of Dr. Seuss.

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RCMS Girls’ Win State Championship

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The RCMS girls’ indoor track team won the middle school state championship with an awesome performance at Mason County on Saturday by a score of 61 to 53 over Farnsley Middle School. Oldham County placed 3rd with 41 and Bourbon County 4th with 38. This was the 12th indoor state title for the girls. Team members… Continue Reading RCMS Girls’ Win State Championship

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