Category: RCMS News

News from Rockcastle County Middle School.

Aug 21 2017

RCMS Students Experience Solar Eclipse

RCMS students had a great time viewing the once-in-a-lifetime solar eclipse with 96.6% of the sun covered by the moon.  The real life learning experience was awesome!  The students would like to thank the Rockcastle Kiwanis for providing Cosmic Brownies, King Bottling for providing bottled water, our lunch ladies for the Eclipse Doughnuts and Sun… Continue Reading RCMS Students Experience Solar Eclipse

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Jun 22 2017

RCMS Gets New Filtered Water Stations

6th grader Landon Reppert tried out one of the two new filtered water stations at RCMS.  Thanks to the Rockcastle County Cumberland Valley District Health Department approximately 700 students and staff will have access to fill their water bottles each day.

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May 25 2017

RCMS Baseball Athletic Conference Champions!

Congratulations to the RCMS Baseball B Team on their recent Commonwealth Middle School Athletic Conference Championships.  They ended the season as the regular season conference champs and also won the conference tournament by defeating the Farristown Flyers.

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May 23 2017

RCMS Softball A-Team Conference Champions

The RCMS Softball A-Team team finished the season as regular season champions and conference champions! The team has a record of 43-4 over the past two years.  Congratulations ladies on a great season!

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May 15 2017

8th Graders Honor Abby Langford

The RCMS 8th grade class wanted to leave something at the school in memory of their classmate Abby Langford who lost a battle with cancer.  The picture with a poem now hangs in the front office with a plaque below in honor of their friend.  The RCMS Leadership Team also headed up a fundraiser and… Continue Reading 8th Graders Honor Abby Langford

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May 12 2017

RCMS Students Excel in KET Young Writers Contest

Congratulations to Hannah Neeley, 1st place winner in the 8th grade division of the 2017 KET Young Writers Contest. Hannah’s entry was titled “Hard Lines and Scars.” Additionally, Haley Thacker won 2nd place in the 7th grade division for her poem entitled “Blue.”  These students, along with other BRAVO students in Mrs. Vanessa Bullock’s classes, competed against 700 entries from… Continue Reading RCMS Students Excel in KET Young Writers Contest

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May 09 2017

2017 RCMS Rock Idol

RCMS students and staff took the stage on Friday, May 5th for Rock Idol, an annual event that everyone enjoys! Each team selected 3 acts to share their talent with the school. We were able to see a variety of talent – from instrumental and vocal talent to comedy routines. Rock Idol was an absolute… Continue Reading 2017 RCMS Rock Idol

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May 08 2017

BRAVO Students Conduct Science Experiments

Mrs. Vanessa Bullock’s class conducts a science experiment: BRAVO science experiment with only pressure holding the water inside the glass! So, we’ve seen the pressure experiment where the egg is sucked into the bottle because of pressure change, but, did you know, the egg can also come back out of the bottle? Just blow air… Continue Reading BRAVO Students Conduct Science Experiments

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May 08 2017

RCMS Students Accepted to Rogers Explorers Program

Congratulations to RCMS 8th graders Kyle Coffey, Faith Harris, Kerrigan Medley, and Camden Mink who were accepted to the Rogers Explorers program to be held this summer.  The Rogers Explorers program is an intensive three-day, two-night program focused on cultivating skills in leadership, technology, math, science, and community service.  It is developed, coordinated, and supervised… Continue Reading RCMS Students Accepted to Rogers Explorers Program

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May 02 2017

RCMS Baby Bottle Blessings Project

The RCMS Builders Club along with the Youth Service Center recently headed up a drive to bless young, expectant mothers through the Baby Bottle Blessings fundraiser, in conjunction with the Pregnancy Help Center. This drive was to help bring awareness for Child Abuse Prevention month. Through the efforts of our students and staff, the Builders… Continue Reading RCMS Baby Bottle Blessings Project

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