Category: RCMS News

News from Rockcastle County Middle School.

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.

 

Way to go Sara!  We are proud… Continue Reading Sara Hammond Day!

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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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Nationally Renowned Jazz Combo Visits RCMS

Recently students from Cassandra Smith’s 7th Grade General Music Class and Greg Daugherty’s 7th and 8th Grade Band Classes were treated to a special performance by the Jamey Aebersold Jazz Combo from New Albany Indiana.   The performance was a collaborative effort made possible for RCMS by Jazz Professor Dr. David Threlkeld of the University of… Continue Reading Nationally Renowned Jazz Combo Visits RCMS

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RCMS FAST: Families and School Together

Beginning Tuesday, March 19th, Rockcastle County Middle School GEAR-UP will be hosting an eight week program known as FAST (Families and School Together).  Each session is designed to enhance parent and teen communication skills.  Eighth grade students, parents and other mentors are invited to attend.  Please see the flyer below for detailed information and registration… Continue Reading RCMS FAST: Families and School Together

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Mason-Dixon Games Middle School Indoor State Track Champions!

This past Saturday at the Mason-Dixon Games Middle School Indoor State Track Championships, the RCMS girls’ track team successfully defended their string of indoor state championship titles, winning their 5thstraight and 7th overall. They defeated Owensboro by a score of 36-34 with a state runner-up finish in the final event. The 800-meter relay team of… Continue Reading Mason-Dixon Games Middle School Indoor State Track Champions!

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RCMS 8th Grade Band Students Perform with Honor Band

Members of the RCMS 8th Grade Band were recenlty selected by audition to perform with the 2013 District 11 Middle School Honors Band.  This year’s band was under the direction of Mrs. Monica Crowder, long time director from the Barren Co. School District.  RCMS students performed with top other musicians from across the district and… Continue Reading RCMS 8th Grade Band Students Perform with Honor Band

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RCMS Students Advance to State Finals

The Rockcastle County Middle School Governor’s Cup Team had three students advance to the State Finals:

  • Joy Frith – Composition and Language Arts
  • Mahala King – Arts and Humanities
  • Katie Vance – Arts and Humanities
  • They will be competing March 16th-18th at the State Finals at the Galt House in Louisville.  Good luck to these… Continue Reading RCMS Students Advance to State Finals

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