Category: RCMS News

News from Rockcastle County Middle School.

Dec 11 2012

RCMS Student YMCA Hat Day

The RCMS Student YMCA recently held Hat Day.  Students paid $1 to wear a hat and all proceeds helped the club to make “Love in a Box” shoe boxes to be given to children in our community.  The group bought gifts to make over 30 boxes.  Pictured are Student YMCA officers:  Caroline Coguer, Courtlyn Vanhook,… Continue Reading RCMS Student YMCA Hat Day

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Dec 11 2012

RCMS Student YMCA Attends Kentucky Youth Assembly

Several members of the RCMS Student YMCA attended the Kentucky Youth Assembly Dec. 6-8.  The group brought home the top honor on Saturday after winning the award for Oustanding Delegation at the conference.  This honor recognized the group’s overall quality and quantity of participation as well as their consideration for fellow delegations and YMCA staff.  RCMS… Continue Reading RCMS Student YMCA Attends Kentucky Youth Assembly

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Nov 19 2012

RCMS Hat Day

On Friday, November 16th the Rockcastle County Middle School Y-Club held the first Hat Day of the year, where the students could pay $1 to wear their favorite hats for the day. All proceeds from this event will be used for a service project to purchase items for Rockcastle County children who need a little extra love… Continue Reading RCMS Hat Day

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Nov 13 2012

Girls Exploring Math and Science (GEMS) Conference

Anna Buckley, Madelyn Bullen, Caroline Coguer, Tiffany Fain, Mahala Saylor, Makayla Sadler, and Courtlyn Vanhook participated in the fifth annual Girls Exploring Math and Science Conference (GEMS) on Friday, November 2, 2012 at Somerset Community College.  This was a competed selection process and the girls submitted essays to earn their spots at the conference.  The… Continue Reading Girls Exploring Math and Science (GEMS) Conference

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Nov 06 2012

State Cross Country Information for Teams and Fans

News from KHSAA Cross Country Fans – It is time to make plans to support your athletes.  Advance tickets are now on sale at http://2012khsaacrosscountry.eventbrite.com/.  Ticket prices are $10 per person and 10 and under are FREE. Directions are located at http://www.mapquest.com/?version=1.0&hk=7-WgjKPvlT.  Enter at the Horse Park main gate and follow the KHSAA logo signs for parking.… Continue Reading State Cross Country Information for Teams and Fans

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Oct 26 2012

RCMS Raises $1,000 in One Day!

The Leadership Team and Unite Club joined forces to promote helping cancer patients and being drug free. “Being Drug Free Makes Cents” so Wednesday RCMS students brought in change to be donated to Pennies for Patients which helps people with blood cancers like Lymphoma and Leukemia. Members Grant Bryant, Lauryn Carpenter and Jackson Cromer (in… Continue Reading RCMS Raises $1,000 in One Day!

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Oct 11 2012

Operation UNITE Regional Middle School Poster Contest

Operation UNITE is hosting a regional middle school poster contest to promote being drug free. RCMS winners at the school level were selected last week and awarded cash prizes. Congratulations to 1st place winner Jackson Cromer, 2nd place Dalton Durham, 3rd place Kennedy Carpenter, 4th place Joy Frith, and 5th place J.D. Hamilton.

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Oct 10 2012

Local Teachers to Perform at Vice-Presidential Debate

Congratulations to Mr. Greg Daugherty, Director of Bands and Ms. Cassandra Smith, RCMS Music Teacher! They will be performing with the Danville Community Choir during the Vice-Presidential Debate at Centre College on Thursday, October 11th.   Their performance will be covered by CNN, FOX News and C-Span at approximately 5PM right after the Danville Children’s… Continue Reading Local Teachers to Perform at Vice-Presidential Debate

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Sep 18 2012

RCMS Annual Book Give-Away

The Media Center’s annual book give-away was held on September 17th. Every student received a book to take home, courtesy of GEAR-UP, and had a chance to purchase candy at the Leadership Team’s Candy for a Cause table. What could be better on a rainy Monday? In conjunction with the Readers Are Leaders theme, we… Continue Reading RCMS Annual Book Give-Away

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