Category: RES News

News from Roundstone Elementary School.

RES “Holiday Mail for Heroes”

As part of this year’s UNITE Club service project, Roundstone students worked on a school-wide project for Veterans, called “Holiday Mail for Heroes”. We invited our families to participate in this by sending in a box of holiday greeting cards to school with their child. Roundstone preschool through 5th grade students completed their school-wide service… Continue Reading RES “Holiday Mail for Heroes”

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RES Market Day

Roundstone Elementary School will host Market Day on Thursday, December 12 from 4 pm to 6 pm.  Please come out and support our young entrepreneurs. Any profits made go directly to the students participating in Market Day. Students are involved in the E-Discovery Learning Program that provides grant money to foster entrepreneurship in small business.… Continue Reading RES Market Day

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Preschoolers Learn About Thanksgiving

Gobble, Gobble! Ms. Hannah’s preschool class dressed up as turkeys before sharing Thanksgiving Dinner with family members on Wednesday, November 20.

Ms. Sheena’s preschool classes at Mt. Vernon Elementary have been learning about The First Thanksgiving Dinner. On Wednesday, November 20th the children got to dress up as pilgrims and Native Americans.

Mrs. Imogene’s preschool… Continue Reading Preschoolers Learn About Thanksgiving

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RES Veteran’s Day Program

On Monday, November 11th Roundstone Elementary had a spectacular Veteran’s day. Many veterans came to visit that day.  Veterans were greeted with hall displays made by preschool, kindergarten, and first grade showing appreciation for their service.  Second graders wrote a letter to a veteran.  Fifthgraders performed a song named “For the Good of the Many”.… Continue Reading RES Veteran’s Day Program

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Smiles All Around

How do you like them apples? Two weeks ago, Mrs. Fairchild’s and Mr. Woodall’s fourth grade classes learned how to make a tasty treat called Apple Lips. That day we were learning about the text features of technical writing and how to read and follow directions. We also reviewed the five food groups.  There’s fruits,… Continue Reading Smiles All Around

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RES Third Graders are Really on the Ball!

Mrs. Peavie’s class is really on the ball—literally. They actually sit on stability balls during class!

Zeke Ross and Hannah Neeley fifth grade reporters from Roundstone Elementary interviewed Mrs. Peavie’s class to find out more about benefits of using stability balls in classrooms.

Questions for the class.

Q: Who gets to sit on… Continue Reading RES Third Graders are Really on the Ball!

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UNITE Poster Contest Winners

Fourth and Fifth grade students at the elementary schools in our district recently participated in a UNITE poster contest. Posters were to have a drug prevention message.   Winners at the school level received a nice certificate and a t-shirt.  Winners at the District level won Wendy’s gift certificates.  All winners were recognized at the UNITE… Continue Reading UNITE Poster Contest Winners

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RCHS JROTC Visits Roundstone Elementary

On Tuesday, October 22, members of Rockcastle County High School ROTC came to visit Roundstone Elementary.  Students transitioned through stations learning how to do things ROTC members do. We learned how to do the Color Guard.  Carry Colors!  Present Colors!  Order colors! We did a trivia activity, too. We learned that the flag is flown… Continue Reading RCHS JROTC Visits Roundstone Elementary

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RES Students Visit Wildcat Mountain

On Friday October 18th, fifth graders from Roundstone Elementary took a field trip to Wildcat Mountain. It was very fun and educational. We learned how to make rag dolls. It was interesting for some of us to watch the nice lady make rag dolls because it educates you on what little kids played with during… Continue Reading RES Students Visit Wildcat Mountain

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RES UNITE Club Meeting

DON’T EVER pick up a cigarette! There are many things in a cigarette that you don’t want in your life!  At Roundstone Elementary School, there was a Unite Club meeting on October 25, 2013. Ms. Angie Thacker told the fourth and fifth grade students about smoking and what smoking can do to you. She told… Continue Reading RES UNITE Club Meeting

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