Category: RCMS News

News from Rockcastle County Middle School.

RCMS Quilt Block Design Competition

Several RCMS 7th graders entered a recent contest to design a quilt block for the barn at Cedar Rapids.  Jackson Cromer (left) won first place and his design will appear on the front of the barn.  The four finalists will have smaller blocks on the side of the barn.  Those students are Hunter Rigsby, Andrew… Continue Reading RCMS Quilt Block Design Competition

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RCMS Basketball Potluck

Where: RCMS Cafeteria When: April 28th, 2013 Time: 1:30pm What to bring:   6th grade parents—Side dish, 7th grade parents—Main Dish/Side Dish, 8th grade parents—Main Dish/Dessert.   We will provide pop and water. What the players need to bring: School issued uniforms…..not Adidas uniforms those are the players to keep.

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RCMS PTSA Fundraiser

Jordan Nicely, Andrew McKinney, Cameron Cornelius, and Lea Ellen Rogers were the top four sellers for the RCMS PTSA fundraiser.  Jordan was awarded a pair of Dr. Dre beats as the top salesperson with $770.00 in sales.  Andrew, Cameron, and Lea Ellen each sold over $500 worth of merchandise and won a $50.00 gift card. … Continue Reading RCMS PTSA Fundraiser

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Motivational Scholar Summit at Berea College

A group of RCMS 8th grade students participated in  a motivational scholar summit at Berea College.  The students learned new ways of looking at situations.  They focused on how to have a vision and things they needed to do to achieve their vision.  The students also participated in an etiquette luncheon at Boone Tavern.

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GEAR UP Students Attended Lexington Legends Educational Day

On April 10th our 8th Grade GEAR Up students attended Lexington Legends Educational Day.  They enjoyed a day at Whitaker Ballpark.  It was a great day of learning and fun for our students.

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RCMS Students Promote a Drug Free Life

Several RCMS UNITE members participated in the Rockcastle Unite Community Celebration on Thursday evening.  RCMS received a special award for always putting forth the extra effort to promote drug free living.  Pictured with the trophy and a check to the club for $250 is RCMS Unite Club officers Caleb Ballinger and Jackson Cromer and members… Continue Reading RCMS Students Promote a Drug Free Life

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RCMS Students Recognized for ACT Scores

Congratulations to these RCMS 7th graders on receiving state recognition for their excellent ACT scores as part of the Duke University Talent Identification Program.  These students are invited to a state recognition ceremony at Western Kentucky University in May.  The students are (front)  Jackson Cromer, Pamela Miller, and Brooklyn Lane.  (Back row)  Rebekah Lake, Carlee… Continue Reading RCMS Students Recognized for ACT Scores

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Sara Hammond Day!

Tuesday, April 9th was Red Day at Rockcastle County Schools in support of former student Sara Hammond, current starting forward for the University of Louisville Women’s Basketball Team.  The Lady Cardinals played in the NCAA National Championship game against UCONN.

 

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RCMS United Nations Assembly

Several Student YMCA members attended the United Nations Assembly in Louisville on March 24-26.  Ambassadors representing RCMS were Emily Hall, Lauren King, Sierra Hansel, Brooklyn Smithern, Bailey Taylor, Chelsea Barnett, Mackenzie King, Lucas Jones, J.D. Hamilton, Evan Hendrickson, Jackson Cromer, Cole Ballinger, Sheradyn Cox, Mikaela Sadler, Caroline White, Courtlyn Vanhook, Caleb Ballinger, and Thomas Burdette.

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UNITE Leadership Rally and Community Celebration Dinner

On April 11, 2013, the Rockcastle UNITE Coalition will hold their annual Leadership Rally and Community Celebration  Dinner at the Rockcastle County Middle School, beginning at 5:30 p.m. During the evening, the Coalition will elect upcoming Board Members and Officers and recognize several leaders in our county who have made an impact through UNITE.   The… Continue Reading UNITE Leadership Rally and Community Celebration Dinner

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